Myrtle Beach

Travel Guide
Myrtle Beach

For family days on the beach, a week of golf with friends or exploring and playing in the town’s attractions, this South Carolina beach town is superb.

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.

Where to stay in Myrtle Beach

Sandcastle Oceanfront Resort South Beach
Sandcastle Oceanfront Resort South Beach
2.5 out of 5
2207 S Ocean Blvd, Myrtle Beach, SC, 29577-4742
The price is CA $125 per night from May 25 to May 26
Stay at this beach resort in Myrtle Beach. Enjoy free WiFi, free parking, and a beach locale. Our guests praise the helpful staff and the clean rooms in our ...
3.3/5 (2,175 reviews)
"We enjoyed our stay"

Reviewed on May 9, 2022

Sandcastle Oceanfront Resort South Beach
Sea Crest Oceanfront Resort
Sea Crest Oceanfront Resort
3 out of 5
803 S Ocean Blvd, Myrtle Beach, SC, 29577-4482
The price is CA $139 per night from May 30 to May 31
Stay at this 3-star beach resort in Myrtle Beach. Enjoy free WiFi, free parking, and 2 indoor pools. Our guests praise the bar and the helpful staff in our reviews. ...
3.7/5 Good! (1,404 reviews)
"I liked the clean swimming pools. I also enjoyed the coffee shop."

Reviewed on May 17, 2022

Sea Crest Oceanfront Resort
North Shore Oceanfront Resort Hotel
North Shore Oceanfront Resort Hotel
3.5 out of 5
201 75th Ave N, Myrtle Beach, SC, 29572-4201
The price is CA $425 per night from May 29 to May 30
Stay at this 3.5-star beach hotel in Myrtle Beach. Enjoy free WiFi, free parking, and 2 restaurants. Our guests praise the restaurant and the clean rooms in ...
3.7/5 Good! (964 reviews)
"👍"

Reviewed on May 16, 2022

North Shore Oceanfront Resort Hotel
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.
Hilton Grand Vacations Club Ocean Enclave Myrtle Beach
Hilton Grand Vacations Club Ocean Enclave Myrtle Beach
4 out of 5
Myrtle Beach, SC
The price is CA $281 per night from May 25 to May 26
Stay at this 4-star beach aparthotel in Myrtle Beach. Enjoy 2 outdoor pools, a beach locale, and breakfast. Our guests praise the helpful staff and the clean ...
4.8/5 Exceptional! (1,140 reviews)
"Ok, this place is a bit pricey for what I’m used to spending but it is completely worth it. I’m very particular about where I stay when on vacation but this place hit all the points for me! Clean, great location, friendly staff. Just all around good location. I just hate that I wasn’t able to spend ..."

Reviewed on May 21, 2022

Hilton Grand Vacations Club Ocean Enclave Myrtle Beach
Sandy Beach Oceanfront Resort
Sandy Beach Oceanfront Resort
3.5 out of 5
201 South Ocean Blvd., Myrtle Beach, SC, 29577
Stay at this 3.5-star beach condo in Myrtle Beach. Enjoy free WiFi, free parking, and 3 outdoor pools. Our guests praise the helpful staff and the clean rooms ...
4.1/5 Very Good! (1,224 reviews)
"Very clean and comfortable. The property had virtually no decor. White bedding and no table top decor or rugs. Sleeping arrangements for 6 but only 2 forks and 4 plates etc."

Reviewed on May 22, 2022

Sandy Beach Oceanfront Resort
Sheraton Broadway Plantation Resort Villas
Sheraton Broadway Plantation Resort Villas
3.5 out of 5
3301 Robert M Grissom Pkwy, Myrtle Beach, SC, 29577-6402
The price is CA $306 per night from Jun 1 to Jun 2
Stay at this 3.5-star family-friendly aparthotel in Myrtle Beach. Enjoy free WiFi, free parking, and a free kid's club. Our guests praise the helpful staff and ...
4.6/5 Wonderful! (997 reviews)
"Beautiful resort. Rooms are spacious and staff are wonderful. Will be going back soon"

Reviewed on May 22, 2022

Sheraton Broadway Plantation Resort Villas
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.

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