3 Fun Things to Do in North Myrtle Beach

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Does your family love to visit North Myrtle Beach every year, but you’re not sure what to do in the area? Allow us to share with you three fun things that you can do in the area that you will want you to do for years to come. Staying in one of our North Myrtle Beach vacation rentals will allow you and your family to be close to the fun. Let’s look below at what those three fun things to do are in the area.

Ropes Course

ropes course in air, man with helmet doing course

One thing that has become very popular over the past few years is ropes courses. These are good for the younger ones in the family and the older teens. There are several places along the Grand Strand where your family can head to check out the courses. If you’re looking to stay near your vacation rental in North Myrtle Beach, then head over to LuLu’s Beach Arcade at Barefoot Landing. This is a good place for the whole family to enjoy a little time together. While the next two aren’t in North Myrtle Beach, we still wanted to share them with you, Myrtle Beach Zipline Adventures and Radical Ropes Adventure Park. All these rope courses will challenge you to get through the course without any help and have a good time!

 Break Out Fun

Another fun thing that the whole family can get into is trying their hand at Break Out Myrtle Beach Escape Room. This has become a trendy thing to do around the country, and it’s a great thing to do on a rainy day. Decide on a day to do the escape room and work together as a team to find your way out. There are many times that you must try and do along with a few rooms but working together is the way to go. From tweens to teens, the older kids will love this adventure, and it is something that they can do with their friends. Think of the memories you’ll make on this fun outing together on your next vacation.

Shopping

cute toddler girl, holding shopping bags with stuffed animals

For many vacationing to North Myrtle Beach means that they get to do a little shopping too. There are two outlet malls in the area that are a must-visit on your next trip. Whether you’re getting the kids ready for school or looking for a good deal, there is something for everyone here. There are outlet malls, but there are malls, Barefoot Landing, and Broadway at the Beach. Both Broadway at the Beach and Barefoot Landing offers many different events during the year, too, so be sure to check those out.

While there is an unlimited amount of things to do in the area, we wanted to share these with you. If you haven’t booked your next trip to stay at one of our North Myrtle Beach vacation rentals, give us a call. We hope to see you soon and hear about what you did on your trip!

Explore North Myrtle Beach this Summer

It’s hard to believe that summer is almost here on the coast of North Carolina. With schools coming to an end for the school year, families are flocking to North Myrtle Beach this summer. Staying in one of our North Myrtle Beach vacation rentals will keep your family close to the fun and action. Let’s look below at what you and your family can do on your summer vacation to the area.

Shark Wake Park

inflatable obstacle in water

Do you have someone in the family who loves to spend all their time on the water during the summer? If the answer is yes, allow us to share Shark Wake Park with you, located in Little River. One of the best things about this park is that there are two different attractions that your family can enjoy. For families who love a challenge, then check out their obstacle island where it’s a large island with multiple obstacles to do. The other option to choose is Cable Park which allows you to do anything pulled behind a boat. Shark Wake Park is a perfect option for spending the day out on the water and still have a great time laughing with the family!

Did Someone Say Mini Golf?

For many families, coming to the beach means it’s time for that family-friendly mini-golf game or two. Mini Golf has become a staple for most when they go on any family vacation. Who doesn’t love a friendly round of mini-golf? Allow the littles to join in on the fun as you introduce them to mini-golf this year. There are many different mini-golf courses to choose from here in North Myrtle Beach. We can’t wait to hear about who the reigning champ is this year on your summer vacation.

While many other fun activities can be done here in North Myrtle Beach, we wanted to share these with you. If you haven’t booked your summer vacation to stay in one of our North Myrtle Beach vacation rentals, now is the time. We hope to see you and your family this summer as you sit back and relax together!

Spend Spring Break in North Myrtle Beach this Year

Can you believe that the year is already flying by so quickly? It’s hard to believe that Spring Break will be here before you know it, and now is the time to start planning for it. Staying with us in one of our North Myrtle Beach vacation rentals will keep you and your family close to the fun. Let’s look below at where you and the family can go to enjoy Spring Break this year together.

Fishing with the Family

Have you and your family ever been fishing while you’re on vacation in North Myrtle Beach? If you haven’t, then allow us to share with you a great place to cast a line at. Head on over to the Cherry Grove Fishing Pier located in North Myrtle Beach for the day. They have a full-service tackle shop where you can get bait, rent fishing rods, get your fishing license for the day and even grab some gifts.  Some of the best memories for many family members have been made while they are all fishing out on the pier!

Fun on the Water

Another great thing that you can do with the family has some fun on the water. Rent a jet ski for a half-hour, hour, and 2 hours while you explore the Intracoastal Waterway or the ocean. Take a dolphin tour on a jet ski or rent that pontoon boat for the day.  Some other fun things you can do while on the open water is try your hand at paddleboarding or using the kid’s boogie board to catch a few waves. For many families spending time together on the open water is just as relaxing as spending it on the beach.

Shop & Eat

Whenever you come to North Myrtle Beach during any time of the year, you will be able to find plenty of places to eat at and shop at. Head on over to Barefoot Landing or one of the outlet malls, stock up on summer clothes for the kids, or grab yourself a pair of new flip-flops. After you’ve had a day of shopping, stop and enjoy some of the delicious food available in the area. No matter what you’re looking for, there is something for everyone in the family to enjoy on your spring break trip!

While there are many other things that your family can do this spring break, we wanted to share these with you. If you haven’t booked your spring break trip to stay in one of our North Myrtle Beach vacation rentals, now is the time. We can’t wait to see you and your family as you explore the area this spring break vacation.

Spend Thanksgiving in North Myrtle Beach this Year

Have you and your family ever dreamt of going out of town for Thanksgiving but have never done it before? If the answer is yes, allow us to share why you should spend Thanksgiving in North Myrtle Beach this year. Staying in one of our North Myrtle Beach vacation rentals will allow the whole family to join in the excitement. Let’s look below at just a few reasons why you should spend Thanksgiving this year in North Myrtle Beach.

Perfect for the Whole Family

One of the best things about staying in one of our North Myrtle Beach vacation rentals is we have something forever family. No matter your family’s size, we have vacation rentals that will accommodate your whole group, from homes that will sleep 8 to homes that sleep up to 20 people. All of our vacation rentals do provide a full kitchen so that you can cook Thanksgiving Day dinner like you would at home. You will feel like you’re at home in our vacation rentals, but you’ll be at the beach instead.

Eat Out

We understand that you will be on vacation and may not feel like cooking Thanksgiving Day dinner this year. Instead of worrying about cleaning the kitchen after you’ve slaved all day making dinner, why not enjoy someone else cooking. Many restaurants in the North Myrtle Beach area will be open on Thanksgiving Day for you to want. Some of them are Carolina Roadhouse, Greg Norman’s Thanksgiving Day Turkey Dinner, Cracker Barrel & House of Blues. For many of them, you may have to make a reservation but be sure to check out each one to see if you need to call before you arrive.

Shopping

Another great reason to come to North Myrtle Beach this Thanksgiving Day is Black Friday! This is the best time to go to the beach and be able to find some great deals. Who doesn’t love going to the store to get a gift or two at a reasonable price? We know that some of the stores will not be open on Thanksgiving Day, but that only gives you more time to spend with your family. Head on over to Barefoot Landing in North Myrtle Beach or Tanger Outlets in Myrtle Beach for some shopping on Black Friday for some great deals!

While there are many other reasons why you need to vacation in North Myrtle Beach this Thanksgiving Day, we wanted to share these with you. If you haven’t booked your next vacation to stay with us in one of our North Myrtle Beach vacation rentals, now is the time. We hope that you and your family can come to experience the beach this Thanksgiving!

3 Reasons Why You Need to Take a Vacation to North Myrtle Beach This Fall

3 Ways to Decorate Your Front Porch This Fall

Can you believe that summer has come and gone, and it’s fall already here on the Grand Strand? We can’t either, and we thought that now is the time to escape to North Myrtle Beach this fall. Staying in one of our North Myrtle Beach vacation rentals will allow you and your family to stay close to the fun. Let’s look below at three reasons why you need to take a vacation to North Myrtle Beach this fall.

Beautiful Weather

3 Ways to Decorate Your Front Porch This Fall

If you’re not a fan of the extreme heat, then vacationing to the North Myrtle Beach area during the fall is perfect for you. You will find that the average high for October is around 78° with a low of 56°. The average highs for November are roughly 67° and lows of 47°. The sun usually will be warm enough for you to enjoy the sand still, but the ocean maybe a little too chilly to go swimming. Let the kids play and build sandcastles while you soak up a little sun while reading that book you’ve wanted to. We promise that the fall months will soon become your favorite time of the year to vacation on the Grand Strand.

Golf

Another excellent reason for taking your vacation this fall to North Myrtle Beach is because of the golf. Golfing when you’re in North Myrtle Beach can be one of the highlights of your trip. You will find that golf courses don’t close down during the fall and winter months because of the great weather. Bring your golf clubs down with you and play a round or two golf with the family on your next vacation.

Shorter Wait Times

3 Ways to Decorate Your Front Porch This Fall

Have you ever been to North Myrtle Beach during the summer months? If you have, you know that it means you may have to wait longer for a table at that restaurant or some of the attractions. Vacationing this fall will allow you not to have to wait for a table at your favorite restaurant or waiting a long time to get into Wonderworks or a dinner show. No matter what you’re trying to do as a family, waiting will not be one of them.

While there are many other reasons you should vacation in North Myrtle Beach this fall, we wanted to share these. If you haven’t booked your fall vacation to stay with us in one of our North Myrtle Beach vacation rentals, call us today. We can’t wait to see you and your family as you enjoy fall with us too!

Shells You Can Find on Your Next Vacation to North Myrtle Beach

Shells You Can Find on Your Next Vacation to North Myrtle Beach

Do you and your family like to take walks on the beach looking for shells to take home? If you do, then we want to share with you some of the shells you can find in North Myrtle Beach. Staying in one of our Oceanfront vacation rentals will allow you and your family to be close to the shoreline. Let’s look below at what shells you can find while you are on vacation here in North Myrtle Beach.

Lettered Olive

Shells You Can Find on Your Next Vacation to North Myrtle Beach

The Lettered Olive happens to be the state shell for South Carolina since 1984. This is a standard shell that you will find on the South Carolina Coastline and is one that you will want to see more of. Known for its smooth, shiny, and cylinder shape along with Its unusual brown markings is a beautiful shell that you will want to continue to add to your collection!

Whelk Shells

Whelk shells are found a lot on the east coast, but they are often located here on the shoreline of North Myrtle Beach. These shells are often confused as being a conch shell by many, but don’t let that stop you from adding to your collection. Whelk shells are beautiful, and you will often find them with a spiral pattern on the outside of the shell. These do come in different sizes, so don’t be discouraged if you happen to find a small one compared to a larger one on your trip.

Cockle Shells

Shells You Can Find on Your Next Vacation to North Myrtle Beach

Cockle shells are found on many beaches around the United States and will be easy to distinguish. These shells look a lot like a scallop, but they have a heart like shape to them, unlike a scallop. Cockle shells come in a variety of colors and sizes and are one to collect. You can use them with arts & craft projects, place them in a jar with a candle in the middle, or let the kids use them to decorate their sandcastles.

Coquina Clam Shells

The Coquina Clamshells are many that you will find along the shore and are often one of the most common shells found at the beach. Many children love to see these shells while at the beach and collect them. They are small clamshells that are around an inch long, and they are found in several different colors. These shells are often found alive by the water burrowing themselves in the sand.

Many other shells can be found in North Myrtle Beach, such as Jingle Shells, Banded Tulips, and Atlantic Moon Snail Shells. Staying in one of our Oceanfront vacation rentals will allow you and your family to enjoy the beach to collect shells. We can’t wait to hear all about the shells you found while on vacation here in North Myrtle Beach!

Book Your Fall Trip to North Myrtle Beach Today

Book Your Fall Trip to North Myrtle Beach Today

Have you ever experienced North Myrtle Beach in the fall months? If you haven’t, then you are in for a treat. North Myrtle Beach is an excellent place to vacation during the fall because of many different reasons. Staying in one of our North Myrtle Beach vacation rentals will allow you and your family to experience the beach differently than before. Let’s look below at why you should book your fall trip to North Myrtle Beach today.

Weather

Book Your Fall Trip to North Myrtle Beach Today

The weather in North Myrtle Beach during the fall months happens to be fantastic. In September, the highs are around 83°, with the lows being around 68°. October, the highs are approximately 75° with a low around 56°. These temperatures are perfect for laying on the beach and enjoying the sun. At the same time, it does rain during the fall months, but it usually won’t be every day—what a great way of taking the kids to the beach without the extreme heat this fall.

Less Crowded

Book Your Fall Trip to North Myrtle Beach Today

Another excellent reason for vacationing to North Myrtle Beach this fall is it is less crowded. You may find that coming in the fall is the perfect time for your family. While the summer usually is the most popular time to vacation in North Myrtle Beach, the fall is even better. Going to Broadway at the Beach or Barefoot Landing may be a little crowded on the weekends with the locals. We promise that you will love being able to get into a restaurant sooner and being able to enjoy your shopping time or the day on the beach.

While there are many other reasons to book your vacation to North Myrtle Beach this fall, these we wanted to share with you. If you haven’t booked your trip yet, now is the time. We hope that you and your family will be able to enjoy the weather and the atmosphere this fall!

Spend 4th of July in North Myrtle Beach this Year

Spend 4th of July in North Myrtle Beach this Year

Are you and your family looking to get out of the house and go on vacation? If you are, then come to North Myrtle Beach this year. The 4th of July will be a little different for many around the country, but there is still plenty to do in the area. Staying in one of our North Myrtle Beach vacation rentals will keep you close to the fun. Let’s look below at what your family can do while on vacation this 4th of July.

Fireworks

Many of the fireworks around the area have been canceled or rescheduled this year. There will be fireworks happening in Downtown Conway, which is about a 35-minute drive from North Myrtle Beach. This fireworks show will be starting at 9:30 pm so be sure to get there a little early before the fun.

Beach It

Since you will be at the beach on vacation, why not take advantage of the surf & sand. North Myrtle Beach has some of the best beaches on the Grand Strand. If you happen to stay in one of our Oceanfront vacation rentals, then you will be able to walk onto the beach right from your home. Staying in a vacation rental that is not on the beach, there will be plenty of public beach access’ that your family can go to. Just enjoy the time you have together while you are relaxing together, enjoying the sun, sand, and surf.

Treat the Family

While on vacation in Myrtle Beach, head on over to a new place where you and the family can enjoy a cold treat. The Crazy Mason is one of the area’s latest craze, and we can’t blame them either. Treat the family to some out of this world milkshakes in a mason jar. The Crazy Mason is located in the Market Commons area inside the 810 Billiards & Bowling. The family will fall in love with visiting this local family-owned business on your 4th of July vacation!

There are many other fun things that you and your family can do while you are on vacation this 4th of July, but we wanted to share these with you. If you haven’t booked your vacation to stay in one of our North Myrtle Beach vacation rentals, now is the time. We look forward to seeing you and your family this 4th of July as you relax!