We are working diligently to reopen the Marina inn at Grande Dunes on May 1, 2020. Check back for details!
Marina Inn at Grande Dunes
UPDATE: BASED ON TRAVEL RESTRICTIONS PUT IN PLACE FOR THE STATE OF SC , THE MARINA INN AT GRANDE DUNES IS CURRENTLY CLOSED WITH A TENTATIVE REOPENING DATE OF MAY 1, 2020. We are accepting reservations for stays after May 1, 2020. Please contact us at 877-913-1333 or check availability online at http://www.marinainnatgrandedunes.com/main-reservation.html
Marina Inn at Grande Dunes is open and we welcome our visitors!
We consider the health and safety of our guests and team members as one of our primary concerns. Our team is taking extra measures to ensure we are following guidelines as suggested by the South Carolina Department of Health and Environmental Control. Throughout our resort, we are implementing extra care practices including but not limited to:
- Reinforcing additional cleaning procedures in all areas
- Sanitizing stations installed by elevators and restaurant
- Providing sanitary wipes at the front desk
- Consistent monitoring of current situation and assisting with guest awareness
- Regular communication to guests about the situation at hand
- Please note that food and beverage outlet hours may change. Please check with hotel staff for food and beverage outlet operating hours.
With this in mind, we are closely monitoring the COVID-19 (novel corona virus) outbreak both globally and within the United States. We are committed to welcoming our guests and planned events while facilitating open communication and supporting the needs of our visitors.
For questions about current or future reservations at the Marina Inn at Grande Dunes, please contact the hotel directly at 843-913-1333 or firstname.lastname@example.org or book direct at http://www.marinainnatgrandedunes.com/main-reservation.html
For the latest information concerning COVID-19, please visit the Center for Disease Control. For information concerning COVID-19 as it relates to South Carolina, please visit the South Carolina Department of Health and Environmental Control .
ENTER OUR PHOTO CONTEST for a TWO NIGHT STAY AT MARINA INN AT GRANDE DUNES!
To celebrate the “NFL 100th Season Debut” on Thursday, September 5th, the team at Marina Inn at Grande Dunes invite you to submit your favorite photo of you, you and your family, you and your dog, or whatever best represents you celebrating your favorite NFL team!
Winner will be selected based on creativity and fun.
We will post entries on facebook, instagram, and twitter as we receive them. To give you inspiration, the team of the Marina Inn will also be posting their favorite team photos daily on facebook! So check out facebook, instagram and twitter daily to see the latest posts.
To submit your entry, please submit to email@example.com
But hurry! Contest ends on midnight, Wednesday, September 4, 2019.
Winner will be announced at 12:00 Noon September 5, 2019 for the “NFL 100th Season Debut”.
Myrtle Beach, SC Makes the Top of the List
(BPT) – Summer is here, which means it’s time for an annual vacation for many families. Since most Americans plan to travel within the U.S., Expedia.com has picked the best small towns and coastal cities to inspire your vacation planning. America’s historic resort towns, along with thousands of miles of beautiful coastlines, offer great destinations for you and your family this summer.
Towns like Ocean City, Gatlinburg and Myrtle Beach are great places to visit with friends and family. They are all within driving distance of major cities, and who doesn’t love a road trip? They offer budget-friendly accommodations, warm weather, beaches and fun activities. And when travelers book on a site like Expedia, vacation dreams quickly become reality through their selection of affordable airfare, hotels, vacation rentals and amazing discounts.
Ready to hit the road? Here are some of America’s best small towns and coastal cities to visit on vacation.
Myrtle Beach: Enjoy sand and sun on South Carolina’s beaches, then hit the nightlife in one of America’s most picturesque beach towns. Stay at the luxurious Marina Inn at Grande Dunes.
Destin: This Florida town is surrounded by water, with ample opportunities for whale watching and recreation. The Henderson, a Salamander Beach and Spa Resort, is a family-friendly resort with two pools and full-service spa.
Virginia Beach: This Virginia town offers rich history and pristine beaches, listed as having the longest pleasure beach in the world. The Hilton Virginia Beach Oceanfront is a gorgeous beachfront property with excellent accommodations.
Gatlinburg: Surrounded by Tennessee’s Great Smokey Mountains, Gatlinburg offers unparalleled wilderness activities near several major cities. For adventurous hiking and river rafting, there’s no better place. The Margaritaville Resort provides an equally exciting place to stay.
Save up to 40% Off our Suites now through August 31, 2019 at the Marina Inn at Grande Dunes!
Saturday, August 3, 2019
Burroughs and Chapin Pavillion Place
What’s better than a concert overlooking the ocean in Myrtle Beach? A family friendly FREE concert overlooking the ocean in Myrtle Beach, SC!
Many of you may already be familar with the highly sought after Carolina Country Music Fest in Myrtle Beach SC in early June. If you didn’t get a chance to attend Country Music Fest or you just can’t get enough of country music then here is your chance! Coastal Sounds Oceanfront Concert is a one day version of June’s blockbuster Country Music Fest taking place on Saturday, August 3, 2019. The best part about this concert is that it is FREE to the Public!
Gates Open at 11:00 AM
Bring the entire family since there is something for everyone to enjoy with these activities. Did we mention it was Free?
- Food Truck Rodeo with trucks from all over the region
- Kids Zone – Full of activities from a bouncy house to camel rides
- Local Vendors with options from clothing boutiques, massage therapy, Wine & Design, a Photo Booth and much more
- Patio Game Zone with Corn Hole, Life Sized Jenga & Ladder Ball with DJ Payne spinning all the hits
- Full Service Bar
Concert Begins at 5:00 PM
Enjoy an evening with these talented headliners. Yes, admission is FREE!
- Grammy Nominated and “The Voice” Season 3 Winner contemporary country music artist Cassadee Pope. Following her victory on Season 3 of NBC’s The Voice, her 2013 debut, Frame By Frame, bowed at No. 1 on Billboard’s Top Country Albums Chart and Top 10 on the Billboard 200 all-genre chart. Its lead single “Wasting All These Tears” not only notched an RIAA platinum certification, but it also achieved “Breakthrough Video of the Year” at the CMT Music Awards in 2014. Additionally, she would receive nominations at the American Country Awards and People’s Choice Awards, to name a few.
- Consisting of five gifted, season musicians since 1993, Sister Hazel‘s music crosses several genres from southern rock, classic rock and roll, folk rock and pop. They topped the summer charts in the late 1990’s with hit songs like “All For You”. And later in the 2000’s with “Something to Believe In” and “Stay Awhile”.
- Native South Carolina five man band OutShyne formed in 2007 in high school and have been performing ever since! Their country music vibe includes some rock overtones with favorites such as “That Girl” and “Moonlight Crush”
- Emerging modern country artist Claudia Hoyser just released a new single “Call It Out” and is climbing the Country music charts.
Once again….General Admission if FREE! However….not free are the VIP Tickets for $25 /per person and includes
- 2 drink tickets
- Access to the private VIP lounge
- Private premium viewing area.
$25.00 is still a bargain for all of this if you ask me!
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Wins “Best Of” Award from Meetings Today
Cedar Rapids, IA, June 20, 2019– Meetings Today is proud to announce that Marina Inn at Grande Dunes has won a Best of Award.
Each year Meetings Today has its readers who hold events globally, determine the best hotels and resorts for meetings and events in North America. The properties are judged on the quality of meeting space, guest rooms, services and amenities, food and beverage, tech and bandwidth support, recreational facilities/activities, helpfulness of staff, and overall value and experience.
MARINA INN AT GRANDE DUNES is one of the very Elite who has won the award this year.The winners of this program will be highlighted in the September 2019 issue of our magazine, as well as the digital publication.
Explore a unique experience for your next Myrtle Beach meeting! You will feel like you have stepped back in time with our elegant décor and 10 to 18 foot ceilings, wrought iron chandeliers, and floor to ceiling windows overlooking the quiet green space of the Grande Lawn and the golf course. Includes 15,000 square feet of total meeting space that breaks out into:
- 5,000 square foot ballroom
- (4) Individual breakout rooms
- Pre-Function that opens out onto the Patio & Lawn
- Private dining room in WaterScapes Restaurant
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About Marina Inn at Grande Dunes The Marina Inn at Grande Dunes began welcoming visitors in November 2007. Since opening, it has received the AAA four diamond award for outstanding services and amenities along with several other award such as TripAdvisor’s “Certificate of Excellence” since 2014. The Marina Inn at Grande Dunes is located inside the exclusive Grande Dunes Resort on the north coast of South Carolina with 200 guest rooms and suites and top amenities such as beach service, golf, tennis, watersports, bike/walk/run trails and more!
One of the best reasons to spend your vacation at the Marina Inn at Grande Dunes is that you are central to the many fireworks displays around July 4th. Here is the top list of firework displays!
Firework show at 10:00 p.m. over the lake.
The closest proximity to the Marina Inn at Grande Dunes is Barefoot Landing. Barefoot Landing has recently renovated and have added some new and exiting restaurants like Lulu’s, Taco Mundo Kitchen y Cantina as well as some old favorites like Wild Wing Cafe and Greg Norman Austrailian Grille. Enjoy Summerfest featuring nightly entertainment around the lake. then after dinner at one of these fabulous restaurants and shopping around the unique shops at Barefoot Landing.get ready for their 4th of July Fireworks Spectacular! Barefoot Landing has a firework show each Monday night throughout the summer.
Broadway at the Beach
Firework show at 10:00 p.m. over the lake.
After spending the day on the beach or at the pool, head to Broadway at the Beach for dinner along “The Avenue” featuring new dining and entertainment. Don’t miss the “4th of July Ball Drop at 5:00 pm on the Avenue. Then enjoy some shopping and attractions before the fireworks show at 10pm to end the night! Broadway at the Beach features “Great American Summer Nights” featuring nightly entertainment as well as hosts a firework show twice a week on Tuesdays and Fridays all summer long.
Marshwalk in Murrells Inlet
Firework show at 10:00 p.m.
The Marshwalk firework show can be viewed from anywhere along the Marshwalk. Be sure to give yourself plenty of time to get a parking spot and treat yourself to fresh seafood and hushpuppies for dinner with a view. There are plenty of bars you can visit along the Marshwalk to enjoy a drink and the live music until the firework show begins.
Cherry Grove Pier
Firework show at 9:30 p.m.
The firework show at Cherry Grove Pier can be viewed on the beach and from hotels nearby the pier. Grab a beach chair and sparklers and pick a spot on the beach for a spectacular firework display right over the ocean!
Pelicans Baseball Game
Firework show after the game on Wednesday, July 3 & Sunday, July 7
A summer just isn’t quite complete without cheering for the home team. Bring the kids to experience the thrill of a baseball game at the Pelican’s stadium! On July 3rd there will be a post-game firework show.
2nd Avenue Pier
Firework show at 10:00 p.m.
2nd Avenue Pier has everything you could hope for in Myrtle Beach, great food and an even better view of the ocean! This will be a 4th of July firework show unlike any other. Each Wednesday night 2nd Avenue Pier will host a firework show all summer long.
When you’re making your reservations, take advantage of our Suite Summer Sale and save up to 35% off your stay. There’s nothing like savings and fireworks to make for a spectacular July 4th at Marina Inn at Grande Dunes!
You Never Have to Leave the Hotel! Here’s Why!
Has vacation ever left you feeling exhausted and worn down after running around from activity to activity? Although we are surrounded by all the excitement Myrtle Beach has to offer, when you stay at Marina Inn at Grande Dunes, we offer plenty of amenities and services so you can soak up the fun without even having to leave the hotel!
Unique Spa Experiences
Unwind and forget about the stress from traveling and planning a vacation with our In-Room Spa Services. What makes it unique? All of our rooms are luxurious and spacious. You never havet to leave your room to enjoy these wonderful services. Our trained therapists will come to you in the comfort and convienience of your guest room!
- Ejoy a relaxing massage for either 60 or 90 minutes.
Treat yourself as well as your significant other by reserving a couple’s massage.
Add a little extra heat to your spa treatment with the warm stone massage, which combines a therapeutic Swedish massage with the heated stones that are sure to bring you to a whole new level of tranquility.
- And if the winter chill has left your body feeling a little rough around the edges, we recommend adding a body scrub to go in conjunction with your massage. Detoxify and hydrate your dry skin and by the end of the scrub, you’ll feel fresh and rejuvenated.
- Wound up from your hectic schedule? Add a calming effect to your Swedish massage with the assistance of aromatherapy. With the use of essential oils along with your massage, you’ll find all of your troubles melting away.
- If you’re up for a little extra pampering on your vacation, you can also add on a foot scrub, facial massage, hand scrub, and more!
Simply contact our concierge to book your relaxing spa service!
Luxurious In-Room Dining
Don’t feel like getting ready to dine? No problem! Simply place an order for room service from our award winning on-site restaurant, Waterscapes. The products on our menu is mostly locally sourced and features delicacies from land and sea. Our dine-in the restaurant menu features both upscale and casual dining options that’ll satisfy any cravings you have for breakfast, lunch, and dinner.
Start off your morning right with a garden omelet or thick fluffy pancakes. For lunch or dinner, enjoy the ambiance of the restaurant or you can treat yourself to a night in with an order of Berkshire pork chops and finish the meal off with a decadent chocolate mousse cake. You can enjoy a fine dining experience on your personal balcony with a view without ever having to leave your room!
For those of you who like to squeeze in a workout while on vacation, we have have a fully equipped fitness center on-site.
Our fitness center is open 24/7 and features state of the art fitness equipment including treadmills, stair machines, and free weights. When you’re done working up a sweat in the fitness room, you can unwind in our sauna – also located in the fitness center. Afterwards, take advantage of our indoor pool and get a few laps in. If the slower tempo is your pace, you can enjoy reading a book and soaking up some sun or practicing yoga on the Grande Lawn. Or get your heart rate up with a friendly tennis match or take a walk along the winding path by the Grande Dunes marina.
Ready for Happy Hour?
As day fades to night, continue to unwind while relaxing at Reflections, our bar located off the main lobby here at Marina Inn. Sip on wine, beer or a specialty cocktail while catch a sports game or watch the sunset over the marina on the terrace. If you’re looking for a snack – they offer a few tasty appetizers including wings, burger sliders, flatbread pizzas and more!
Exquisite Dining at WaterScapes Restaurant
If you choose to venture out of your room for dining; WaterScapes Restaurant, our signature restaurant is a local’s favorite!
WaterScapes is open daily, every day and is a blend of elegant, yet casual ambiance offeringﾠunique products from our local farmers and friends prepared classic French style with an American twist! Dine inside the restaurant or outside on the terrace. The majority of our MENU options are fresh products are provided by local vendors. Selections offer a variety options such as steak and seafood. Features breakfast, lunch, dinner, dessert & wine menu. Accepts reservations but not necessary. Dress is resort casual. Vegetarian & Gluten Free options available.
Additional Grande Dunes Amenities
If you do decide to venture outside; Grande Dunes has several on-site amenities!
- Marina Inn at Grande Dunes secluded beach offering full services such as beach umbrellas, chairs, towels, changing rooms, shower and cafe. Open seasonally March – September.
- Play a round of golf at the Grande Dunes Resort Course – featuring 18 championship holes located along the waterway; behind the Marina Inn at Grande Dunes. Open daily, year round.
- Water sports at the Marina where you can rent jetski’s & pontoon boats. Take a dolphin tour on a jetski or rent a pontoon boat for the entire family for the day. Open seasonally March – October.
- Tennis Center at Grande Dunes is located beside the Marina Inn at Grande Dunes and is a full service tennis center. Offering 10 courts, instruction, rentals and more. Open daily, year round.
Latest Special Offers
So why go anywhere else when we have it all at the Marina Inn at Grande Dunes. Check out our latest Special Offers and book your reservation directly with us for the best possible rates!
Whether you’re looking to grab a bite to eat or you’re in the mood for a relaxing massage, you can enjoy everything from the comfort of your own room. Vacation planning can be stressful enough and when you plan your escape to Marina Inn at Grande Dunes we offer everything you need for a blissful getaway without taking step off the property.