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Avista Resort

This is a 4 star hotel in Myrtle Beach
300 N. Ocean Blvd, Myrtle Beach, SC, U.S.A.
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Beachfront locale, great staff, clean rooms, free parking across the street
  • Free Wi-Fi, free parking
  • Many lodgers were pleased with the level of customer service they received
  • The hotel's rooms were described as clean and well equipped
  • Several reviewers were pleased with the hotel's proximity to the beach and shopping
  • Some guests reported the parking as cramped, and found it inconvenient that it was located across the street
  • A few guests reported dated decor and musty odours
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Editor's Analysis

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Updated on Jan 20, 2014
Located on the beach along Highway 65, the Avista Resort is geared towards travellers who prefer beachfront condo-style accommodations with on-site dining, extended kitchen amenities and easy highway access.

Each of the hotel's one-, two- and three-bedroom condos offers air conditioning, free Wi-Fi, cable TV, an in-room safe, a coffeemaker, a full kitchen, a dining area, a living room with a sofabed or pulldown bed, an iron and ironing board and hair dryer. Units with a jetted tub and a washer and dryer are also available and the hotel is wheelchair accessible.

Hotel amenities include an outdoor pool, an indoor pool, a seasonal pool bar, two hot tubs, a lazy river, a fitness centre, meeting/banquet facilities, free parking and on-site dining at Just Off Main, which serves breakfast, lunch and dinner daily. Pets are not permitted.

Surfwood Shopping Center is about a 2-minute drive from the hotel, while Surf Golf and Beach Club is 3 minutes away by car. Myrtle Beach Boardwalk and Promenade and Myrtle Beach International Airport (MYR) are both roughly a 30-minute drive away. (All distances and travel time estimates: Google Maps)

Verified with a front desk agent: Free Wi-Fi, free parking, no pets, wheelchair accessible. (Call Date: January 2, 2014)
The Good
The majority of the reviews sourced for this analysis were positive, with much praise going to the hotel's staff, rooms and location.

Many reviewers praised the hotel's staff, characterizing them as friendly, accommodating and helpful with recommendations. One patron remarked, "I smiled my entire visit due to the personalized and friendly service from all employees. I had such a great experience with the servers in the restaurant which I visited for the breakfast buffet. I even exchanged hugs after every visit".

The hotel's accommodations were enjoyed by many lodgers. They described their rooms as clean, spacious, quiet, nicely furnished and well equipped, with great ocean views and comfortable beds. A few travellers had complaints about their lodgings, however (see below).

Several travellers were pleased with the hotel's location. They found it to be relaxing and close to the beach, shopping, restaurants and highway access.

The Bad
While the majority of reviews consulted for this analysis were positive, there were a few complaints about the parking and the rooms.

Some guests criticized the hotel's parking, which is located across the street. They described it as cramped, with small spaces, and found it inconvenient to have to walk across the street.

Although the majority of reviewers were pleased with their clean and well-equipped accommodations, a few lodgers had complaints. They reported dated decor, musty odours, low water pressure, uncomfortable beds and no washers and dryers in some rooms. guest reviews ranked the hotel #3 of 53 Myrtle Beach hotels with an average rating of 4 out of 5 from 1,275 reviews. guest reviews rated the hotel 4.3 out of 5 with a 92% recommendation rate from 310 reviews. guest reviews rated the hotel 8.4 out of 10 from 57 reviews.

The author called the hotel on January 2, 2014 to verify some information.

Guest Reviews

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84.04 USD - 0.00 USD Avista Resort
Out of 195 hotels
Guest Rating Explained
Rating: 6.2 / 10

No. of guest ratings: 1
No. of guest comments: 1
Guest Recommended: Yes
Popularity Ranking Explained

Rating: #30 out of 195 hotels in Myrtle Beach ranked by guests.
Guest Recommendations
"The food is VERY POOR in the restaurant. Also, the room arrangement is very poor if you want to use the murphy bed, you have to rearrange the furniture to pull the murphy bed down."
Verified Guest from Alta Vista, VA US rated Avista Resort 6 out of 10 on November 14, 2005


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Avista Resort

  • Business Center
  • Room Service
  • Fitness Room/Gym
  • Restaurant
  • Swimming pool
  • Elevator / Lift
  • 24 Hour Reception
  • Air Conditioned
  • Conference Room(s)
  • Refrigerator
  • Cable / Satellite TV
  • Wake-up Service
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Coffee / Tea Maker
  • Microwave
  • TV
  • Jacuzzi
  • En suite
  • Private Bathroom
  • Private Toilet
  • Child Pool
  • Vending Machines

User Contributed Info

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Friday Closing Time 24:00
Friday Opening Time 00:00
Listing Type Place
Monday Closing Time 24:00
Monday Opening Time 00:00
Place Activities Sleeping / Lodging (hotel, chalet, B&B, cabin...)
Postal Code 29582
Saturday Closing Time 24:00
Saturday Opening Time 00:00
Sunday Closing Time 24:00
Sunday Opening Time 00:00
Telephone (800) 968-8986
Thursday Closing Time 24:00
Thursday Opening Time 00:00
Tuesday Closing Time 24:00
Tuesday Opening Time 00:00
Wednesday Closing Time 24:00
Wednesday Opening Time 00:00

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