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Crown Reef Beach Resort and Waterpark

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Reviewed yesterday NEWvia mobile

So, if you like hearing maintenance work until 930 at night and hotel workers yelling and nearly fighting outside of your door, then this is the place for you. I called about the late night maintenance and was told to deal with it. You can bet I won't be staying here again. Lazy river and water park is good.

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Thank Jeremy S
Greenville, South Carolina
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

I was very skeptical about staying on the southside, but everything about my stay was pleasant. Starting with the check in-check out plus the rooms with the amenities and the activities. If you looking for a clean kid friendly resort, Crown reef is it.

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Thank ernestine2017
Hickory, North Carolina
Reviewed 2 days ago NEWvia mobile

The wife and I went down for bike week. Our first room was above construction (saws and hammers going early) and a green pool. At my wife's request we got moved to the first tower with a more quiet and delightful room. We were given a complimentary card for our troubles so they done well at making sure we were...

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Thank djc02
Greenville
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

The hotel is older and needs a face lift. We had a queen suite which consisted of a bedroom/narrow kitchen/small bathroom/room with a murphy bed and pull out couch. I wish I could say I loved the room, but I didn't. The room was painted in a dreary gray color and made the place feel dirty. The tile floors were...

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Thank SCMommyMo
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Zach was awesome and friendly with my kiddos!!!! Had fun photo shoot for my birthday!!!!!!!!!!!! This guys were fun, friendly and cool!!!!!! Best photo shoot ever!!!!! I will DEFINITELY BE BACK to get my JPEG PHOTOS NEXT YEAR!

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Reviewed 3 days ago NEWvia mobile

Girls at check in were very helpful when I wanted to extend my stay for an extra day. I do not remember their names but they were working at 11am on Sunday, May 21,2017. The room was great and the grandkids loved the Lazy River & Water park. Loco restaurant was also very good:)

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Jason H, Front Office Manager at Crown Reef Beach Resort and Waterpark, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your comments and feedback. We are pleased to hear that you and your family enjoyed your stay. We look forward to seeing you again when you are back at the beach. Respectfully, Jason H Front Office Manager

Tennessee
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

This beach front hotel consists of three separate towers. I had an Ocean Front Suite on the 5th Floor in Tower 1. Was there during 2017 Spring Bike Week. I found the room clean and comfortable. The room set-up was unusual for a beach hotel. The bedroom was on the street side of the suite - away from the beach...

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Jason H, Front Office Manager at Crown Reef Beach Resort and Waterpark, responded to this review

havanadaydreamer, Thank you so much for your comments and feedback. We are pleased to hear that you and your guest enjoyed your stay. We look forward to seeing you again when you are back at the beach. Respectfully, Jason H Front Office Manager

Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

The outside of this hotel is nice and pretty, however once you're inside it looks just like any other myrtle beach hotel room. The room itself was bland with just paint on the walls and no decorations what-so-ever. The only thing in the rooms were beds, a plain dresser, a nightstand, a small sofa and a small granite dining table....

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Jason H, Front Office Manager at Crown Reef Beach Resort and Waterpark, responded to this review

aprejohn1, Thank you so much for your comments and feedback. I apologize for the inconveniences that you and your family endured while staying here at The Crown Reef. I will certainly make the appropriate department heads aware of what was found. Thank you again. Respectfully, Jason H Front Office Manager

Charleston, West Virginia
Reviewed 1 week ago

It was great love everything about staying at crown Reef this made our 4th yr we will be back next yr the pools are amazing staff is great our fav restaraunt8 is on site my kids love staying there they always look forward to going

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Jason H, Front Office Manager at Crown Reef Beach Resort and Waterpark, responded to this review

mjcchg08, Thank you so much for your comments and feedback. We are pleased to hear that you and your family enjoyed your stay. We look forward to seeing you again when you are back at the beach. Respectfully, Jason H Front Office Manager

White Haven, Pennsylvania, United States
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We've passed the Crown reef many times and loved how it looked, all lit up with purple lights.. we finally decided to try it. I wish we didn't. We spent 357.00 for 2 nights. Our first night they had to switch our room, there was dirt and bugs everywhere. The room they moved us to was not much better. The...

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Jason H, Front Office Manager at Crown Reef Beach Resort and Waterpark, responded to this review

Melissa W, Thank you so much for your comments and feedback. I apologize for the inconveniences that you and your family endured while staying here at The Crown Reef. I will certainly make the appropriate department heads aware of what was found. Thank you again. Respectfully, Jason H Front Office Manager

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Beachfront
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Beachfront
  • Wheelchair Access
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Hot Tub
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Room types
  • Kitchenette
  • Suites
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Microwave
Internet
  • Public Wifi
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Free Parking
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Banquet Room
  • Self-Serve Laundry
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Conference Facilities
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Crown Reef Beach Resort and Waterpark is home to 514 newly refreshed guest rooms and suites as well as a year-round, four-story tall oceanfront waterpark featuring two 38-foot tall slides, a kiddie slide, silly sub and more. A true family vacation destination, Crown Reef features many additional water features including oceanfront pools, spas, fountains, and the longest oceanfront lazy river on the Grand Strand at 575 feet. Other amenities include Town Center, Loco Gecko Beach Shak, Grab n' Go Grill and Coffee Bar, Swirl Ice Cream and Sweet Shop, arcade, spacious conference center, free WiFi, summer activities and an on-site golf department. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Crown Reef Beach Resort and Waterpark

Address: 2918 S Ocean Blvd, Myrtle Beach, SC 29577-4854 (Formerly Crown Reef at South Beach Resort)
Region: United States > South Carolina > Coastal South Carolina > Myrtle Beach
Price Range: ₹ 8,369 - ₹ 27,443 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Crown Reef Beach Resort and Waterpark 3*
Number of rooms: 514
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Also Known As:
Crown Reef At South Beach Hotel Myrtle Beach
Myrtle Beach Crown Reef
The Crown Reef Hotel Myrtle Beach Sc
Crown Reef Resort South Carolina
Crown Reef Resort s Beach Myrtle Beach
Crown Reef s Beach Hotel
Hotel Style:
#25 Top resorts Hotel in Myrtle Beach
#55 On the Beach Hotel in Myrtle Beach
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“Walls are thin, noise is heard everywhere except if you sleep on the murphy bed in the living room/ocean front with the hall doors closed.”
aprejohn1, 22 May 2017 | Read review
“Tower 3- 5th floor or higher”
, 16 May 2017 | Read review
“Very spacious and includes a full kitchen with pots and pans. ”
sierra1818, 16 May 2017 | Read review
“The in room bathroom is a wifi dead zone lol”
chapmanfamily2017, 16 May 2017 | Read review
“Higher floors are better for less noise, but there is street noise from any room with the way the resort is set up.”
kristink366, 15 May 2017 | Read review
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