Myrtle Beach, S.C., is a top vacation destination for families, welcoming over 14 million visitors each year. The area is known for its many family-friendly attractions and its affordable oceanfront hotels. From the aquarium to the waterpark to the go-kart track, there’s no shortage of fun to be had.
But with so much to see and do in Myrtle Beach, traveling with kids can be exhausting. The travel experts at MyrtleBeach.com have a strategy to put the relaxation back in your vacation. They love to recommend hotels with kid-friendly amenities on-site. Mom and Dad can get some much-needed downtime while the kids enjoy endless entertainment to match their endless energy.
Here are some of their top recommendations:
Dunes Village – With its huge indoor waterpark on-site, the oceanfront Dunes Village tops the list of favorite hotels among families visiting the Myrtle Beach area. The waterpark includes a “teen pool” area with basketball and volleyball as well as full-size waterslides, lazy river, splash pad, and silly submarine. Dunes Village also offers a kids club during the summer months with arts and crafts, games, magic shows and more.
Captain’s Quarters – Captain’s Quarters Resort is a family-friendly hotel in the heart of Myrtle Beach. Kid-friendly amenities include an on-site bowling alley and arcade, 15 indoor and outdoor pools and water features, summer season kids’ club and more. Kids will be endlessly entertained, and parents can kick back and relax at this oceanfront resort.
Crown Reef Resort and Waterpark – The on-site waterpark at Crown Reef Resort is open year-round and features full-size waterslides and a splash house. The resort also offers a number of other pools and water features, including a 575-foot lazy river. On-site dining and an ice cream shop make Crown Reef a resort you won’t want to leave.
Coral Beach Resort – Kids will have a splashing good time at Coral Beach’s oceanfront waterpark and pool deck. Poolside seating and a snack bar ensure a restful time for adults while the kids entertain themselves in the rain makers and submarine wreck. Coral Beach also boasts a newly opened entertainment zone with an arcade, bowling alley and snack bar.
Breakers Resort – The Breakers Resort is a long-time favorite among beach goers. Its oceanfront location, 19 pools and water attractions, kids’ club and live entertainment make it a family-friendly choice for vacationing. Play a game of giant chess, shuffleboard or corn hole on the pool deck.