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Tiffin, Ohio
Reviewed yesterday NEW

After reading recent reviews, I was very worried about our vacation there, but we did not experience any problems. 1) ROOM: The name "resort" is a little misleading. It is more of a very large motel. It is not fancy. The rooms were rather spartan, but clean. It was nice having a kitchen. The bathroom shower was good with very...

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Narragansett, Rhode Island
Reviewed yesterday NEW

Wouldn't do it again....the location was nice but there are better places for the same price near by. The staff was nice but there was definitely a disconnect between the different staff departments. The pool people (same 2 guys all day and all night the whole 5 days we were there) complained about the housekeeping department not giving them clean...

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Reviewed 2 days ago NEWvia mobile

Have stayed at this resort bf and no issues but this time not so much . The kitchen sink shot water from both both sides of the faucet, the hot tubs and other areas has brick crumbling and just looked terrible, our room was on the 2nd floor which is the housekeeping " hub " , we were woke up...

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

izzy28146, Thank you so much for your comments and feedback. I apologize for the inconveniences that you and your family endured while staying with us. Please afford me the opportunity to make the situation right. Please contact me at the resort. Thanking you in advance and I look forward to speaking with you soon. Respectfully, Jason H Front Office Manager

south carolina
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

The staff is very kind and helpful in every way. They will always accommodate you in any way possible. The housekeeping staff did a great job.The pool area is great for the kids and really like the extra touch with the pool DJ. However it is the worst internet service I think Ive had.

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

grandfs, Thank you so much for your comments and feedback. We are currently undergoing renovations as we recover from the hurricane that came through in October. It has been a long road traveled as we work to get back to were we need to be so that we can provide our guests with the vacation experience they deserve. We ask...

Copenhagen, New York
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Terrible hotel,we had two rooms one away ftrom the other. Called because people were fighting at 7 in the morning. Swearing throwing things. Called security and they said they came up. Called 30 minutes later someone was thrown up against the sliding glass doors. They told me very snotty that they sent someone. I told them to send them back...

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

galexand1, Thank you so much for your comments and feedback. I apologize for the inconveniences that you and your family endured upon arriving in Myrtle Beach and 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

Myrtle Beach, South Carolina
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

The Crown Reef is a great place with an excellent view overlooking the ocean. Great pools. The Loco Gecko is our favorite. We often stop in to have a drink with Art. He is a friendly bartender giving us tips on places to go for dinner and attractions we shouldn't miss.

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

Spooky29577, 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

Birch Run, Michigan
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

The suit was great! Very spacious end room with full kitchen. Relatively clean, bathroom floor was the only area that could have been scrubbed up better but overall it was fine and I'm pretty picky. Beds were comfortable. View was incredible. Kids loved the pools and water slides. Adults loved the hot tubs and beach. Didn't use the indoor pool...

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

leigh o, 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

Albany, New York
Reviewed 3 days ago NEWvia mobile

We stayed at this hotel for one night over our spring break trip to the area. The suite we had was on the sixth floor and was very clean. It was quiet and we all slept well. The water park pools were clean and warm. We all had a great time. The staff was very friendly, and when my husband...

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

SDBSDB, Thank you so much for your comments and feedback. We are pleased to hear that you and your family enjoyed your stay. I encourage you to return to the resort when we have completed our renovations so that you and your family can take advantage of all that we have to offer. Thank you again and we look forward...

Baltimore, Maryland
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

This may be the longest review I write. I did a lot of reading before I went to Crown Reef ( CF). Reviews were all over, So we will start at Check -in. When we arrived we waited in a short line and then we were greeted by Katrina, she was helpful and very informative. We arrived a bit early...

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

Eric B, Thank you so much for your comments and feedback. I apologize for the inconveniences that you and your family endured while staying with us. Please afford me the opportunity to make the situation right. Please contact me at the resort. Thanking you in advance and I look forward to speaking with you soon. Respectfully, Jason H Front Office...

Brooklyn, New York
Reviewed 3 days ago NEWvia mobile

Crown reef resorts was the best family vacation experience. The emplees was very attentive friendly. The room kept clean with fresh sheets and towels easy access to the beach. I will definitely recommend it to friends and family. It's a experience a person should have in a lifetime.

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

Pablo B, 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

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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
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Suites
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Microwave
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
  • 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: $178 - $528 (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
#58 On the Beach Hotel in Myrtle Beach
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“Choose an ocean view. DO NOT get a splash zone room by covered kiddy splash area and fluorescent lights are on all night.”
KoopBER, 22 Apr 2017 | Read review
“the place needed lots of updating and repairs. ”
klm22180, 22 Apr 2017 | Read review
“All rooms are oceanfront”
grandfs, 21 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Really check it out”
galexand1, 21 Apr 2017 | Read review
“every room is great”
Spooky29577, 21 Apr 2017 | Read review
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