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Sea Shells Beach Club in Daytona Beach, Florida, which recently earned the TripAdvisor® Certificate of Excellence Award has also received two more prestigious awards.  The popular Daytona Beach resort has been awarded The White Glove Award for housekeeping excellence by the Superior Small Lodging Association and as well as  the Award of Excellence for 2014.

The Superior Small Lodging Association awards The White Glove Award to properties receiving a perfect housekeeping score of 100% through annual inspections and reviews. Small lodgings are nominated and routinely inspected by experienced independent inspectors who select the winning facilities based on strict industry criteria including room cleanliness, furnishings, amenities, and the quality of bath and bed linens.  Sea Shells Beach Club also earned the coveted White Glove Award for 2011 and 2012. honors properties’ achievements over the past year as measured by their overall guest review score.  To receive an award partners of must have an average review score of eight or higher, based on at least 10 guest reviews.

“Connecting travelers of all backgrounds with the world’s best places to stay is at the core of our mission at,” says Gillian Tans, President and Chief Operating Officer at Our Award of Excellence is presented to a select group of partners in recognition of our shared commitment and passion for getting it right for each and every guest.”

“Sea Shells Beach Club is pleased to be recognized both locally with the White Glove Award as well as internationally by,” said Brooke Maynard, General Manager of Sea Shells Beach Club.  “We are proud that our passion to treat our guests the right way and provide an excellent vacation environment is being noticed.  We are honored to receive this public acknowledgement of our commitment to hospitality excellence.”

Owned and managed by Global Connections, Inc. (GCI), the 37-unit Sea Shells Beach Club is located directly on Daytona Beach and features a mix of ocean view and oceanfront efficiencies and studios, as well as one- and two-bedroom condominium units.  Resort amenities include a heated oceanfront swimming pool, barbecue area, bicycles, beach chairs and boogie boards.

About Global Connections, Inc.

Global Connections, headquartered in Overland Park, KS, is recognized as a leader in the travel club industry offering its members a host of benefits and vacationing options to more than 700 North American resorts.  Global Connections is the owner, developer and manager of resorts in California, Florida, Colorado and Tennessee as well as owning and leasing multiple resort condominium units throughout the United States, Canada, Mexico and the Caribbean. For more information, visit  For more information regarding Global Discovery Vacations visit  For more information on Sea Shells Beach Club