Other areas to stay in Myrtle Beach
North Myrtle Beach
The city of North Myrtle Beach is a nice area to stay for a quieter beachfront vacation. Only 20 minutes by car from the touristic center of Ocean Boulevard, this area is less commercial and more quaint. The famous downtown Main Street is vibrant with colorful shops, restaurants, and bars. Nearby excursions include, Alligator Adventure, a swamp park displaying various reptiles and other native animal life. Head to the O.D. Pavilion Amusement Park for traditional carnival rides and snacks. The area also offers access to McLean Park, a lovely space to enjoy the lake and a picnic.
Hotels in North Myrtle Beach
For those looking for a peaceful getaway, Briarcliffe Acres is a calm and scenic area to stay. Tucked away from the busy Ocean Boulevard, Briarcliffe Acres offers tree-lined streets and a private beach with cabanas. Sandwiched between Myrtle Beach and North Myrtle Beach, this community has prime access to fantastic entertainment, restaurants, and bars. Additionally, Briarcliffe houses Tanger Outlets, the best shopping destination in the area. This beautiful and clandestine neighborhood is the perfect place for a tranquil getaway near Myrtle Beach.
Hotels in Briarcliffe Acres
Located a few minutes south of Myrtle Beach, Surfside Beach has established its reputation as a family beach. There are many sidewalks, beaches, local events and festivals in the area to take advantage of. You will find several beach access points that offer showers, restrooms and other amenities.
There are many beachfront hotels and vacation homes where you can stay and spend time with your family. The vacation rentals are fully equipped with amenities such as pools, hot tubs, porches, sundecks and much more.
Hotels in Surfside Beach
Murrels Inlet is the self-proclaimed seafood capital of North Carolina. This neighborhood is located 13.4 miles away from Myrtle Beach is officially an unincorporated section of Georgetown County. An outdoorsman's dream, Murrels Inlet offers a lovely experience in the ocean via boats, yachts, kayaks, and even deep sea fishing excursions. Places to visit here include the scenic Brookgreen Gardens which are the oldest and largest botanical sculpture garden on the East Coast and Huntington Beach State Park. When looking for places to stay at Murrels Inlet, there are many vacation rentals that can offer a great family escape. You can also choose from hotels such as Murrels Inlet Sports Lodge which offers guests luxurious accommodations and several sports options both on-site and off.
Hotels in Murrels Inlet