The Aqua Beach Inn is one of the closest hotels to Myrtle Beach's biggest attraction. The SkyWheel Myrtle Beach stands 200 feet above the beautiful Atlantic Ocean and serve as the anchor attraction to the new 1.2 mile Myrtle Beach Oceanfront Boardwalk and Promenade. SkyWheel Myrtle Beach will be the first observation wheel of its kind in the United States; the second in North America and the largest wheel of any kind east of the Mississippi River. Book NowThe SkyWheel Myrtle Beach will be one of the best ways to see Myrtle Beach. Take a ride in one of its 42 climate controlled gondolas that seat up to six people. Each ride lasts about eight to twelve minutes and offers panoramic views of Downtown Myrtle Beach and beyond. A state-of-the-art lighting system will give riders an amazing light show each night after the sun sets for an unforgettable Myrtle Beach experience.