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Myrtle BeachUnited States of America

Wildlife adventures,thrill rides and sand castles. Myrtle Beach offers natural beauty, Southernhistory and family-friendly attractions. 

Myrtle Beach is ajewel along the glittering "Grand Strand," 60 miles (97 kilometers)of perfect sandy coastline in South Carolina. The sun shines most of the yearhere, so you’ll have plenty of chances to explore the many beaches, waterwaysand wildlife reserves.

Most people associateMyrtle Beach with relaxation because of its glorious beaches, luxurious golfcourses and abundant nature. While it’s a great place to rejuvenate, Myrtle Beachis by no means a sleepy town. There’s plenty to do to get your heart racing.Take the family to the city’s theme parks, race around the Nascar SpeedPark orjoin an alligator tour.

The downtownBoardwalk’s SkyWheel offers the perfect way to get your bearings.Enjoy views of the surrounding Atlantic Ocean and forests from a high point ofalmost 200 feet (61 meters). Nearby MagiQuest has great familyfun, too. Your kids will love becoming wizards and performing magic as theyplay in the world’s largest live-action game.

Stroll along theBoardwalk and indulge in some of the scrumptious old-time eateries. PeachesCorner, established in 1937, is a Myrtle Beach institution known for heavenlymilkshakes. Visit Mammy’s Kitchen for their famous breakfast buffet.

This picturesque townoffers something for everyone. Art lovers will appreciate the local collectionat the Art Museum of Myrtle Beach. Nature enthusiasts can spotlocal flora and fauna during wildlife excursions at Huntington BeachState Park and Brookgreen Gardens. Visit the private WaccateeZoo to view species up close.

Check out thecountryside around Myrtle Beach, which was used for rice production until theend of the Civil War. Drive south to quaint Georgetown and visit the RiceMuseum. This interesting exhibition takes you to the days when SouthCarolina ran on slave labor. Continue your journey back in time at thenearby Hopsewee Plantation, one of the oldest and wealthiestplantation homes in South Carolina.

Myrtle Beach alwayshas plenty of Southern hospitality. Friendly locals are happy to point the wayand have a chat about their charming town. Along the Grand Strand it’s easy tofeel at home, from the golf courses to the Boardwalk.

Top Hotels in Myrtle Beach

Ocean Reef Resort
Ocean Reef Resort
3 out of 5
7100 N. Ocean Blvd, Myrtle Beach, SC
The price is CA $78 per night from Oct 21 to Oct 22

Nestled on the beach, this Myrtle Beach hotel is 0.3 mi (0.5 km) from Cane Patch Par Three and 2.1 mi (3.4 km) from The Carolina Opry. Dunes Golf and Beach Club ...

3.9/5Very Good! (953 reviews)

"The balcony door kept getting stuck! Other than that we had a good time"…"

Reviewed on Oct. 19, 2020

Ocean Reef Resort
Dunes Village Resort
Dunes Village Resort
3.5 out of 5
5200 North Ocean Blvd, Myrtle Beach, SC
The price is CA $89 per night from Nov 16 to Nov 17

Nestled on the beach, this Myrtle Beach hotel is within 3 mi (5 km) of Cane Patch Par Three, Myrtle Beach Boardwalk and Ripley's Aquarium. Myrtlewood Golf Club ...

4.1/5Very Good! (1,839 reviews)

"Everything we needed was there at the resort. We only needed to leave to grab a few groceries. There were so many activities to keep our kids entertained!"…"

Reviewed on Oct. 19, 2020

Dunes Village Resort
South Bay Inn & Suites
South Bay Inn & Suites
3 out of 5
520 North Ocean Blvd, Myrtle Beach, SC
The price is CA $94 per night from Nov 11 to Nov 12

With direct access to the beach, this Downtown Myrtle Beach hotel is in the city centre and within a 15-minute walk of Myrtle Beach Boardwalk, SkyWheel Myrtle ...

4.5/5Wonderful! (2,546 reviews)

"Excellent hotel rooms,amenities. Rooms has all latest upgrades and looks very modern with beach facing balcony Enjoyed water park amenities and it was very clean with good social distancing measures Breakfast was not free but it was good and reasonable for price."…"

Reviewed on Oct. 20, 2020

South Bay Inn & Suites
Lowest nightly price found within the past 24 hours based on a 1 night stay for 2 adults. Prices and availability subject to change. Additional terms may apply.

Vacation Rentals in Myrtle Beach

Ocean Enclave by Hilton Grand Vacations
Ocean Enclave by Hilton Grand Vacations
4 out of 5
1600 Ocean Blvd, Myrtle Beach, SC
The price is CA $156 per night from Nov 1 to Nov 2

Located in Downtown Myrtle Beach, this beachfront condominium resort is in the city centre and within a 5-minute walk of Myrtle Beach Boardwalk and SkyWheel ...

4.8/5Exceptional! (341 reviews)

"Wow! Amazing resort and amazing service! Super clean and made us feel very comfortable with the Covid-19 policies that were in place"…"

Reviewed on Oct. 18, 2020

Ocean Enclave by Hilton Grand Vacations
Sandy Beach Resort- Palmetto Tower
Sandy Beach Resort- Palmetto Tower
3.5 out of 5
201 South Ocean Blvd., Myrtle Beach, SC
The price is CA $81 per night from Nov 3 to Nov 4

Nestled on the beach, this Downtown Myrtle Beach condo is just steps away from Family Kingdom Amusement Park and Myrtle Beach Boardwalk. SkyWheel Myrtle Beach ...

4.2/5Excellent! (651 reviews)

"It’s a complete condo with kitchen, washer/dryer and a separate bedroom. Very private and clean."…"

Reviewed on Oct. 16, 2020

Sandy Beach Resort- Palmetto Tower
Royale Palms
Royale Palms
3.5 out of 5
10000 Beach Club Drive Tower 2, Myrtle Beach, SC
The price is CA $131 per night from Nov 11 to Nov 12

Located in Arcadian Shores, this beachfront aparthotel is next to a golf course, 0.8 mi (1.3 km) from Arcadian Shores Golf Club and 2.8 mi (4.5 km) from The ...

4.4/5Excellent! (426 reviews)

"It was a nice stay . They just need more luggage carts . My husband and I waited when we checked in for 30 minutes for a cart . We never did get one so we had to carry our things up ."…"

Reviewed on Sep. 29, 2020

Royale Palms
Lowest nightly price found within the past 24 hours based on a 1 night stay for 2 adults. Prices and availability subject to change. Additional terms may apply.

Popular places to visit in Myrtle Beach

Broadway at the Beach
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Broadway at the Beach

4/5(90 reviews)

A world of fun for all the family, this vast amusement complex offers seemingly endless options for dining, entertainment and shopping.

Ripley's Aquarium
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Ripley's Aquarium

4/5(23 reviews)

Get up-close to thousands of fascinating, sometimes dangerous, sea creatures at South Carolina’s most popular attraction.

SkyWheel Myrtle Beach
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SkyWheel Myrtle Beach

4/5(33 reviews)

Take in panoramic views of the Atlantic Ocean and South Carolina coastline from one of North America’s tallest observation wheels. 

Top things to do in Myrtle Beach

Motown Tribute Show
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Motown Tribute Show

CA $35
Per adult
92% of travellers recommend
Medieval Times Dinner & Tournament
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Medieval Times Dinner & Tournament

CA $80
Per adult
90% of travellers recommend
Myrtle Beach Hollywood Wax Museum Entertainment Center
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Myrtle Beach Hollywood Wax Museum Entertainment Center

CA $38
Per adult
94% of travellers recommend
Elvis Live Tribute
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Elvis Live Tribute

CA $18
Per adult
Dining at Hard Rock Cafe Myrtle Beach with Priority Seating
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Dining at Hard Rock Cafe Myrtle Beach with Priority Seating

CA $45
Per adult
76% of travellers recommend
Polynesian Fire Luau and Dinner Show Ticket in Myrtle Beach
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Polynesian Fire Luau and Dinner Show Ticket in Myrtle Beach

CA $66
Per adult
80% of travellers recommend

Reviews of Myrtle Beach

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5/5 - Excellent

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Mar 21, 2020

Love Myrtle Beach it is a wonderful relaxing family vacation!!

4/5 - Good

Verified traveller

Mar 8, 2020

Pirates Voyage dinner show was very good.

4/5 - Good

Verified traveller

Jan 18, 2020

Great helicopter  ride! Mini golf and Murrells Inlet was fun also. The beach is beautiful and the boardwalk has lots of options to eat and souvenir shop. Fun family location.

5/5 - Excellent

Verified traveller

Nov 9, 2019

My wife and i had a great time.Great places to eat and the beach was beautiful.

4/5 - Good

Verified traveller

Oct 13, 2019

We visit every year around D this time. Weather is a factor at times.

5/5 - Excellent

Verified traveller

Sep 11, 2019

We have eaten at quite a few restaurants during our multiple visits to Myrtle Beach and by far Longhorn Steakhouse has been our favorite. Tried out Top Golf even though I do not like golf and had a blast!

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