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Wyndham Exchange & Rentals

February 17, 2012 10:09 ET

"Sip, Savor and Stroll" at The Market Common in Myrtle Beach, S.C. to Kick Off the 2012 Coastal Uncorked Food, Wine & Spirits Festival

ResortQuest by Wyndham Vacation Rentals Offers 25 Percent Off a Stay of Three Nights or More at The Market Common During the Premier Food, Wine and Spirits Festival

MYRTLE BEACH, SC--(Marketwire - Feb 17, 2012) - Wyndham Vacation Rentals invites guests to "Sip, Savor and Stroll" their way through The Market Common during the Coastal Uncorked Food, Wine & Spirits Festival this spring. "Sip, Savor and Stroll," the kickoff event for the third annual festival, will give guests a taste of the Grand Strand with food and wine samples from participating restaurants in Myrtle Beach's popular urban lifestyle center -- The Market Common.

The Coastal Uncorked Festival will run Sunday to Sunday, April 22 through April 29, 2012. The "Sip, Savor and Stroll" event will take place Thursday, April 26 from 5:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. along the streets of The Market Common, a master-planned village located at 1120 Farrow Pkwy., just one mile from the ocean in Myrtle Beach, S.C. Tickets for this and other festival events may be purchased online at Tickets for the Stroll are $10 per person and ticket holders must be age 21 or over.

As the management company for the residential properties and vacation rentals at The Market Common, ResortQuest is offering a Coastal Uncorked lodging special. Guests can save 25 percent off a stay of three nights or more in the upscale vacation rentals at The Market Common during the festival. This special offer is available on new reservations for guests arriving on or after April 20 and departing by April 29, 2012.

Several other Coastal Uncorked events will take place at a variety of venues throughout Myrtle Beach. Nightly Wine and Spirits Dinners at local restaurants will offer multi-course meals with a different wine or beer pairing for each course. Daily $20.12 Chef's Tasting Menus will feature three-course meals from fixed-price menus at participating restaurants.

On Friday, April 27 and Saturday, April 28, live entertainment will accompany food and wine samples at the Oceanfront Grand Tasting Tents, located on Ocean Blvd. between 8th and 9th Avenues North. And at 6:00 p.m. on Sunday, April 29, the festival will reach its final dramatic conclusion as local chefs compete for the title of Top Chef in the Chef's Challenge and Tasting Finale under the Grand Tasting Tents.

"The unique cosmopolitan vibe at The Market Common lends a certain sophistication to the property that makes it ideal for events such as "Sip, Savor and Stroll," said Craig McGee, operations manager, ResortQuest by Wyndham Vacation Rentals, Myrtle Beach. "And, every unit offered through ResortQuest at The Market Common includes highly desirable amenities such as a fully equipped kitchen, flat-panel LCD televisions and free wireless Internet access. Guests can even try for a private balcony or spacious terrace to enjoy the gorgeous views and beautiful Myrtle Beach weather."

ResortQuest-managed rentals at The Market Common were named to the Expedia® Insiders' Select™ list in 2011 as one of the world's best hotels based on excellent service, a great overall experience and notable value for guests. ResortQuest® by Wyndham Vacation Rentals, a leading vacation rental provider throughout the U.S., professionally manages a variety of vacation rentals in Myrtle Beach, North Myrtle Beach, Litchfield Beach, Surfside Beach and Garden City Beach, including beachfront resort condos and private beach homes. The Market Common property is owned by BEI-Beach LLC, a subsidiary of Leucadia National Corporation®.

Coastal Uncorked is a non-profit organization with annual events throughout the year including a fall farm-to-table dinner, oyster roast, poster unveiling and mixology event. According to Coastal Uncorked, all funds raised during the festival and other annual events will be used for future events, and a portion will be donated to the Horry-Georgetown Technical College Culinary Arts School and the Coastal Carolina University's Clay Brittain Jr. Center for Resort Tourism. Businesses or individuals interested in participating in the Coastal Uncorked Food and Wine Festival should contact

To take advantage of ResortQuest's Coastal Uncorked lodging discount, guests should call 877-869-5962 and mention Promo Code WINE. Availability is limited, and this special rate is not valid in combination with any other offer. More details, including terms and conditions, are available online.

About Wyndham Vacation Rentals

Wyndham Vacation Rentals, the world's largest professionally managed vacation rentals business, is part of Wyndham Exchange & Rentals and the Wyndham Worldwide family of brands (NYSE: WYN). Backed by one of the world's largest hospitality companies, Wyndham Vacation Rentals provides access to more than 95,000 vacation rental properties in over 500 unique destinations worldwide. Specializing in the managed vacation rental segment, Wyndham works closely with property owners to ensure all rentals meet its standards for customer service, quality and comfort. With a diverse and celebrated collection of more than 25 rental brands including Canvas Holidays, Hoseasons, James Villa Holidays, Landal GreenParks®, Novasol®, ResortQuest® and The Resort Company, Wyndham Vacation Rentals delivers distinct vacation experiences, ranging from beachfront condos, private homes, villas, castles and houseboats, with many properties offering kitchens, washers and dryers, maid service, spa and fitness centers, and golf courses. For additional information visit our media center or Wyndham Vacation Rentals also can be found on Facebook.

About ResortQuest® by Wyndham Vacation Rentals

Headquartered in Fort Walton Beach, Fla., ResortQuest by Wyndham Vacation Rentals is a leading provider of full-service vacation condominiums and home rentals in the U.S., with a portfolio of approximately 6,000 vacation rental properties. For more than 20 years, ResortQuest has provided full-service vacation rentals in some of the most desirable beach, ski, golf and tennis resort destinations across North America. ResortQuest is part of Wyndham Vacations Rentals, the world's largest serviced vacation rentals business providing access to more than 95,000 vacation properties in over 500 unique destinations worldwide, and one of the Wyndham Worldwide family of brands (NYSE: WYN). For additional information visit our media center or ResortQuest by Wyndham Vacation Rentals also can be found on Facebook.

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