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Reviewed 20 April 2016 via mobile

Warning warning warning.... Do not stay at the Mermaid inn. There are questionable people walking around the hotel all night. Several time we saw prostitute's walking throughout the property and going into rooms. That was least of our worries though.....there was hair all over the bedding, walls,sink,shower and the floor. There was also pubic hair in the shower and in...

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Greensboro, North Carolina, United States
Reviewed 15 April 2016 via mobile

Stayed there by myself, a one night getaway. Had a great time, it is a a very clean...safe and cute place! Staff is friendly and go out of their way to make you feel comfortable and welcomed. I have since been back, and took my family!! Like I said, this is my new go to place....Gordon I will call soon...

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1Thank ShaneTaraDylanHayley
United States
Reviewed 13 April 2016

When we tried to check in they did not have our reservation that was booked two weeks prior. Then when they did receive confirmation they refused to honor it. We had to cancel the booking and then pay them in person. When we got into the room we noticed no remote so we asked for one but gave us a...

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1Thank kwoodson125
Donald B, Owner at The Mermaid Inn, responded to this review

I am sorry that your stay with us was not to the standards that you expected. I have to say that it doesn't make sense that we did not have a reservation but then were able to check you in. I am glad that we were able to accommodate you. As for the remote issue I am sorry that we...

Reviewed 9 April 2016

when i booked this hotel i couldn't believe the grate rate it had compared to other hotels in the area. when we arrived we discovered that the hotel is lovely the colors are so happy and welcoming. The beach is just a few steps away and you can even walk to all the other attractions or take a short car...

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2Thank Diana R
Reviewed 5 April 2016 via mobile

My boyfriend and I stayed for three nights. The hotel is clean and the rooms are very nice. Just a quick tip...if you smoke do not get a room on the third floor. There is no smoking in the hotel,there are no balconies,and no smoking on the walkways so you have to go out to the parking lot to smoke...

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Thank Cindy R
Saint Stephen, South Carolina
Reviewed 1 April 2016

First time and it will not be our last time! We (family of four) were late (30 minutes) and were welcome with open arms; very friendly, respectful, & smooth registration by a Mr. Gordon Inman, the General Manager, in which we did not know at the time. We stay during our Spring Break! We had an Awesome view! Our four...

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1Thank 1226ma
Gaston, South Carolina
Reviewed 31 March 2016 via mobile

The general manager that was there was Mr. Gordon Inman and his assistant Ms. Shamain. They made me and my family stay very comfortable as well as affordable!! I am a single mother of 3 and it was very convenient for the hotel to be walking distance to the beach. As soon as we entered into the room my kids...

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Craigsville, West Virginia
Reviewed 29 March 2016 via mobile

First I was leery I was not to sure about the hotel we had chosen but man did they make up for that. We were greeted by a nice smile of the front desk girl shamain wow great girl next we met the manager Gordon. Again wow the whole staff was like family and it was like we have been...

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Thank Dean R
Reviewed 28 March 2016 via mobile

What an amazing hotel and staff! They were all so friendly and welcoming. The location was so on point. Right next to the beach. The only downside was the shower. It made a loud sound like a whistle. But, literally that was the only thing that wasn't amazing about the place.

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Reviewed 27 March 2016 via mobile

The staff is rude especially the man who checks you in. The room wasn't clean. There were hairs all over the covers. The phone in the room didn't work. The hanger on the back of the door broke off. It took for ever to get our room cleaned. Only positive is comfortable bed, hot water and location. Will never stay...

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Beachfront
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Beachfront
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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  • Pool
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Microwave
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
One of Myrtle Beach's Hotel gems, formally known as the Cherry Tree Inn, is reopening as The Mermaid Inn. This smaller ocean front hotel has undergone a complete makeover with all 57 rooms renovated to have either 2 Queen beds or 1 King bed with Queen size sleeper sofa. We are also offering beautifully decorated suites. All of our rooms have an ocean view and come with the essentials that you have come to expect. Each room is equipped with a mini-fridge, microwave, coffee maker, and 42" flat screen TV. The Mermaid Inn provides FREE local and long distance phone calls within the Continental US, as well as free wireless internet access for our guests. We have guest laundry facilities located on our property for our guest’s convenience.Whether you are enjoying the surf and sand, our large outdoor pool and deck, or strolling around the nearby ocean front park; our goal is that your stay with us be one of comfort and relaxation. Our location is close enough to the excitement of Myrtle Beach, yet far enough away to provide the relaxed vacation experience that you and your family has been looking forward to. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Mermaid Inn

Address: 5400 N Ocean Blvd, Myrtle Beach, SC 29577-2350 (Formerly The Cherry Tree Inn)
Region: United States > South Carolina > Coastal South Carolina > Myrtle Beach
Price Range: €88 - €214 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — The Mermaid Inn 2.5*
Number of rooms: 57
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Also Known As:
The Cherry Tree Hotel Myrtle Beach
Cherry Tree Hotel
Cherry Tree Motel
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#50 On the Beach Hotel in Myrtle Beach
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“It is quieter during the week.”
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“There are 3 floors. They accept dogs!”
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