Some of our fondest memories come from spending time with family on vacation. If you’re searching for a family-friendly vacation destination, look no further than North Myrtle Beach! Our town on the South Carolina coast boasts sandy beaches, world-class golf courses, incredible fishing charters, and more. With so many activities in the Myrtle Beach area, everyone in your family is sure to find an itinerary item that suits their interests. Read on for five tips on planning the best family vacation in North Myrtle Beach!
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Your Guide to a Family Vacation in North Myrtle Beach
1. Plan a Beach Day
No trip to our area would be complete without a trip (or several!) to the beach. There are four beaches in North Myrtle Beach including Cherry Grove Beach, Ocean Drive Beach, Windy Hill Beach, and Crescent Beach. Ocean Drive Beach is a popular choice among families, as kids love the OD Pavilion that’s right across the street. Here, you can find an amusement park, live entertainment, restaurants, and more!
2. Play a Round of Golf
Who says golf getaways are only for adults? If you have older children, bring them along to drive the cart! We recommend the golf courses at Barefoot Resort. Here, you can perfect your swing while enjoying water views and sea breezes!
3. Visit Barefoot Landing
Barefoot Landing has everything you need to spend a day exploring North Myrtle Beach with your family. From live music to wildlife adventures, you can find family fun for all ages here! There are also a lot of restaurants at Barefoot Landing, so you can enjoy dinner before heading back to your rental.
4. Book a Fishing Charter
Vacations are all about new experiences and making memories. If you don’t live by the water, be sure to book a fishing charter during your North Myrtle Beach family vacation. The local tour company North Myrtle Beach Fishing Charters offers inshore, nearshore, Gulfstream, and deep-sea fishing excursions. Whether it’s your first or hundredth time fishing, you’re sure to love the experience!
5. Rent a Home With Vacation Rentals of North Myrtle Beach
Now that you know all the best family-friendly activities in the Myrtle Beach area, it’s time to find the perfect place to stay. Vacation Rentals of North Myrtle Beach offers a wide variety of rental properties along the Grand Strand. Family travelers will love our rental’s amenities, which span from pet-friendly properties to rentals with indoor and outdoor pools or hot tubs. You can also search our rentals by neighborhood, giving you easy access to your family’s favorite attractions!
Browse a full inventory of our rentals to start planning your family vacation in North Myrtle Beach!