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Windsurfer Hotel
Ranked #59 of 209 Hotels in Myrtle Beach
Certificate of Excellence
The Plains, OH
Level 6 Contributor
118 reviews
13 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
“Best Stay Yet!”
Reviewed December 7, 2013

We have stayed at the Windsurfer before, but this was by far, our best visit. The room that we stayed in was very clean and had another great view of the beach. We received great maid service which was better than ever. We didn't have to ask for any towels or anything. The parking situation has also improved tremendously. There is plenty of parking places available but at this time of the year, we never had to park in any of the other parking areas. We look forward to going back in the summer of 2014.

Room Tip: We like the corner suites and ocean front view.
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  • Stayed November 2013, traveled as a couple
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6 Thank Glenn522
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billfishmi, Public Relations Manager at Windsurfer Hotel, responded to this review, January 3, 2014
Glenn522,

We are glad this was your best stay yet and we appreciate your repeat business. We always strive to improve at Windsurfer Hotel and make sure our guests feel like they are at home each time they come. We hope to see you again soon!

Jared's Pro Tip: Corner Units on the Upper Floors have the best view!

Thanks,

Windsurfer Hotel
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Charleston, South Carolina
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Reviewed November 26, 2013

I have lived in SC all of my life & you cannot beat the windsurfer. Very accomodating management & the price is insanely low for ocean front panorama views. It is walking distance to the 2nd ave pier where you can eat dinner and enjoy cocktails or fish. Loved it & plan on going back soon.

  • Stayed November 2013, traveled on business
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4 Thank Gabriel T
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billfishmi, Public Relations Manager at Windsurfer Hotel, responded to this review, January 3, 2014
GabielT,

Windsurfer Hotel does have great rooms and a great location. Located right on the southern anchor of the Myrtle Beach Boardwalk we offer One and Two bedroom units all on the oceanfront. We are only a few minutes away from all the action at the Bowery, the ZipLine, Peach's Corner, all the shopping on the Strip, and the Family Kingdom. We have clean rooms for a great price. Please call us today!

Thanks,

Windsurfer Hotel
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North Carolina
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4 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed November 17, 2013

The location was great however the hotel needs updating, the refrigerator looked like it was in a hail storm and the tub looked so bad I was scared to get in it. The hotel looks nice on the outside however looks are deceiving. I guess the old saying is true, you get what you pay for.

Room Tip: Stay at another hotel
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Stayed November 2013, traveled as a couple
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1 Thank Sassypurpledue
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billfishmi, Public Relations Manager at Windsurfer Hotel, responded to this review, December 10, 2013
Sassypurpledue,

Thanks for your review and comments. You are right, we have a great location right on the beach and on the Myrtle Beach Boardwalk. We will be sure to correct all of the problems that you encountered and we hope to see you again at the Windsurfer.

Thanks,

Windsurfer Hotel
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Grove City, Ohio
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16 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed November 2, 2013

We had a suite on the 5th floor. The view from our balcony was breathtaking ! This hotel does have some well used appliances but the landscaping is the best on the boardwalk. The beach is patrolled all night and I felt safe .All the hotel guest were friendly and all our request from the desk and housekeeping were promptly answered. I never heard our neighbors and the beds were very comfortable. We got a great deal because the prices drop in October. The weather was perfect. It was in the high 70's during the day and 50's at night. If you suffer from the heat and hate crowds then go to Myrtle Beach in the fall.

  • Stayed October 2013
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5 Thank Ginitrex2013
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billfishmi, Public Relations Manager at Windsurfer Hotel, responded to this review, December 10, 2013
Ginitrex2013 ,

You are right, the FALL is a great time of the year to come to Myrtle Beach and to Windsurfer Hotel. Windsurfer provides its guest with service you cant find at most places in Myrtle Beach. We have clean rooms, great views, and know you by name. We are very pleased you enjoyed your stay and we hope to see you many times in the years to come!

Til next time,

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Montreal, Canada
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed October 8, 2013

We booked the hotel from the internet. At a very cheap price. We added the jacuzzi for 40$ more, big mistake. It is so old and gross we didn't even want to sit in it.
The mattresses are also very old and I sleep better at home.
There is no spatula, drainer or filters for the coffee machine. Nothing to wash the dishes either.
They do supply a tiny soapdish sample, which is good.

The bedside desk was falling apart, the AC as well. (Though it worked well enough)
Our room was located directly in front of the elevator and we could hear everything going on in the hallway.
Good point is a 2 minutes walk to get to the beach from the room!
For the last 3 nights, the room upstairs from ours had a noisy person who kept hitting the floor for no reason at all times of the evening and night. Even if this is not the hotel's fault it has played on our overall comfort.

Overall OK, but not the best hotel. The pool was clean, so was the spa. The personnel was very nice and friendly, but you really do get what you pay for.

Room Tip: pick the last floor.
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  • Stayed October 2013, traveled as a couple
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3 Thank KushaneCool
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billfishmi, Front Office Manager at Windsurfer Hotel, responded to this review, October 18, 2013
KUSHANECOOL,

Thanks for your review and we apologize that everything was not satisfactory. Windsurfer like you said has a friendly staff and we have a clean property. We offer great rates for a great, clean room right on the Boardwalk. As you pointed out the pools, spa and hotel is right next to the 2nd Ave. Pier. We hope to see you again!

Thanks,
Windsurfer
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Piney Flats, Tennessee
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed October 6, 2013

This was our first stay at the Windsurfer. We used to stay at the Tropic House that was owned by Terry and Joy Collins. The Tropic House along with the Pier View were torn down to make room for more parking and the new Boardwalk. We loved the area because of its location next to the 2nd Ave pier. I along with some more retired IBEW members met there at the same time every Year and fished together on the pier. We were all sad when they removed our favorite places. My wife and I stayed in a condo at Garden City our last trip. We really prefer the 2nd Ave. location. We felt like we were back home staying at the Windsurfer this time. We loved the view of the beautiful sun rises each AM.from our ocean front room. We will definitely return and will recommend the Windsurfer to our friends and family.

Stayed October 2013, traveled as a couple
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2 Thank David C
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billfishmi, Public Relations Manager at Windsurfer Hotel, responded to this review, October 18, 2013
David C,

We appreciate you returning to 2nd Ave and staying with us. We agree it is one of the best locations on the beach. Windsurfer is right on the Boardwalk, a stones throw away from the 2nd Avenue Pier, and right on the Oceanfront. We appreciate you staying with us and hope you make it back soon!

Thanks,
Windsurfer
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Sterling, Virginia
Level 3 Contributor
11 reviews
7 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
Reviewed September 19, 2013

Another perfect vacation at the Windsurfer. If you're looking for lazy rivers, flat screen TVs and granite counter tops in the kitchen, this is not the place for you. But if you want clean rooms, two nice pools that are never crowded, beautiful grounds and a great location, this is the place. We return to the Windsurfer twice a year now and each time we see people that return at the same time. It's like visiting family. The best part of the Windsurfer though, is the staff and owner. Where else would you get a hug from the general manager and housekeeper because they are happy to see you again? You'll never find nicer people in Myrtle Beach.

Room Tip: There is only one elevator and it is very busy when housekeeping is working in the morning during pe...
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  • Stayed September 2013, traveled with family
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5 Thank Summer1616
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billfishmi, Public Relations Manager at Windsurfer Hotel, responded to this review, September 24, 2013
Thanks so much for staying with us year to year. Having repeat customers is our #1 goal here at Windsurfer Hotel. We have clean oceanfront rooms and we treat everyone like family. So if you are looking for somewhere that feels like your home away from home and not one of those impersonal huge resorts then this is the spot for you! We are perfectly situated right on the new Myrtle Beach Boardwalk and the 2nd Ave. Pier. Give us a call today we would love to have you!!!

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Property: Windsurfer Hotel
Address: 210 N Ocean Blvd, Myrtle Beach, SC 29577-4044
Location: United States > South Carolina > Coastal South Carolina > Myrtle Beach
Amenities:
Beach Kitchenette Swimming Pool
Hotel Style:
#43 On the Beach Hotel in Myrtle Beach
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Windsurfer Hotel 2.5*
Number of rooms: 69
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