Destination guide

The beachside setting of Myrtle Beach is ready to explore

Enjoy the entertainment and other features of Myrtle Beach. Well known for its beaches, seaside and golfing, this walkable city won't disappoint. With a vacation rental, you get a home away from home—many rentals offer full kitchens and outdoor grills for some home cooking.

Activities

Activities and attractions in Myrtle Beach

Are you looking for attractions to visit during your stay? Venture out of your cozy vacation rental and experience everything that makes Myrtle Beach a fun place to get away. These are some of the top attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Myrtle Beach Room Escape (0.2 mi / 0.3 km)
  • SkyWheel Myrtle Beach (0.2 mi / 0.3 km)
  • Mount Atlanticus Miniature Golf (0.3 mi / 0.5 km)
  • Captain Hook's Adventure Golf (0.8 mi / 1.2 km)
  • Family Kingdom Amusement Park (1.1 mi / 1.8 km)
  • MagiQuest (1.3 mi / 2.1 km)
Weather

Seasonal weather in Myrtle Beach

If you're planning a vacation around warm-weather activities, July, August, June and September are the hottest months to visit, when temperatures average 87°F.

Natural highlights

Exploring the beaches and other natural features in Myrtle Beach

Myrtle Beach is famous for its beautiful ocean views and breathtaking sunrises. Whether you're looking for adventure or just want to appreciate the scenery, Myrtle Beach is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. Here are some of the area’s most eye-catching sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Chapin Memorial Park (0.3 mi / 0.4 km)
  • Anderson Park (0.6 mi / 0.9 km)
  • Midway Park (2.3 mi / 3.6 km)
  • Warbird Park (3.7 mi / 5.9 km)
  • Myrtle Beach State Park (4.6 mi / 7.4 km)
  • Conway Riverwalk (13.5 mi / 21.7 km)
Transport

Transportation options to and around Myrtle Beach

Fly into Myrtle Beach, SC (MYR), the closest airport, located 2.6 mi (4.2 km) from the city center. If you're unable to find a flight that fits your schedule, you might consider flying into North Myrtle Beach, SC (CRE-Grand Strand), which is 12.1 mi (19.5 km) away.

Where to stay around Myrtle Beach?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 10,466 holiday lettings near Myrtle Beach. From 2,143 Houses to 6,998 Condos/Apartments, find the best place to stay with your family and friends to discover Myrtle Beach area.

What is the best area to stay when travelling to Myrtle Beach?

Whether you are travelling solo or with family and friends, here are the areas with the largest selection of holiday accommodations for a long holiday or just a weekend break in Myrtle Beach:

  • The Dunes: 691 holiday homes
  • Golden Mile: 613 holiday homes
  • Long Bay Estates: 17 holiday homes
  • Long Bay Extension: 446 holiday homes
  • Gulfstream Cottages: 522 holiday homes

For other neighbourhoods, please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Myrtle Beach?

HomeAway offers a large selection of holiday accommodations near great places in Myrtle Beach. From HomeAway travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Broadway at the Beach: 5,115 holiday lettings
  • Myrtle Beach Boardwalk and Promenade: 5,288 holiday lettings
  • Barefoot Landing: 6,056 holiday lettings
  • Plantation Point Plaza: 9,950 holiday lettings
  • Arrowhead Country Club: 9,385 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Myrtle Beach listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Houses in Myrtle Beach?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 2,143 Houses in Myrtle Beach. Our other popular types of Myrtle Beach holiday rentals include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 6,998 self catering accommodations
  • Villas: 207 self catering accommodations
  • Cottages: 105 self catering accommodations

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other holiday rentals including Cabins and more.

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Myrtle Beach?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 9,039 holiday homes with pool available in Myrtle Beach. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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