Expedia names Grand Strand hotel one of the world's best

Myrtle Beach, SC - MYRTLE BEACH, SC (WMBF) - Expedia travelers have ranked the Marina Inn at Grande Dunes among the world's best hotels on this year's Expedia Insiders list.

An Expedia spokesperson says the list recognizes hotels worldwide that are consistent in excellent service, a great overall experience and a notable value. The Marina Inn was selected as part of a small percentage of the world's top hotels from more than 110,000 hotel properties offered on Expedia.

"Delivering superior service to our guests is a top priority at the marina Inn," said Jim Powalie, general manager of the Marina Inn at Grande Dunes. "It's an honor to receive recognition of any kind, but particularly when it comes straight from the guests themselves."

The 2010 Expedia Insiders' Select List is compiled based on more than 1 million travel hotel reviews collected by Expedia, combined with a value rating and the local market expertise of more than 400 Expedia employees.

The Marina Inn at Grande Dunes offers 200 oversized guest rooms and suites with terraces from every room that overlook the marina or Intracoastal Waterway.

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