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Top 10 Things To Do In Myrtle Beach

Figuring out what you want to do on your Myrtle Beach vacation can be a bit daunting. But we’ve put together a simple list of some of the best things to do to kick off your spectacular Myrtle Beach vacation! Read More

Solar Eclipse comes to Myrtle Beach August 21, 2017!

On Monday August 21, 2017, a solar eclipse is coming to Myrtle Beach! If you aren’t totally sure what a solar eclipse is, you are not alone! Here are the basics that you need to know to experience this once-in-a-lifetime opportunity. Read More

Things to do in Myrtle Beach in August

There are always plenty of things to keep you occupied during your stay at Vacation Myrtle Beach resorts during the summer months and August is no exception. August ushers in the beginning of the end for the busy season, but that doesn’t mean there isn’t tons of events and fun to keep your family excited! Read More

Last Minute Summer Surprise Sale In Myrtle Beach – Only til Friday!

Summer is in full swing in Myrtle Beach and one resort group is offering significant summer savings through their 72-Hour SUNSational Sale for visitors looking to plan a beach vacation. Read More

Extraordinary Family Savings with the VMB Card

Experience the best of Myrtle Beach at an extraordinary value when you book your family vacation with VacationMyrtleBeach.com resorts! Our Vacation Member Benefits (VMB) Card is offered FREE to guests at check-in and is right on the back of your room key. How convenient is that!? Read More

Best Myrtle Beach Hotel Deals for Summer

Planning a summer vacation to Myrtle Beach can be both fun and exciting! However, it shouldn't be hard on your wallet, which is why we came up with a list of the best Myrtle Beach hotel deals to help make your family vacation planning process that much easier. Read More

4th of July Events & Fireworks in Myrtle Beach

Myrtle Beach is the ideal place to spend a hot summer day, followed by an evening under the stars while watching fireworks burst over the Myrtle Beach sky. Read More

Myrtle Beach Bike Week: What To Expect

Bike Week is quickly approaching and Vacation Myrtle Beach is here to answer all of your pressing questions on this exciting semi-annual event. What can you expect? What is it like? What events are there? Are there biker-friendly hotels? Check out our Bike Week FAQ roundup. Read More

Hottest Myrtle Beach Resort Deals For Spring 2017

Are you planning a spring vacation in Myrtle Beach? Whether you are planning a week-long family getaway, a couple’s retreat or a girls’ weekend at the beach, there are many deals available that will help you save money and make planning your vacation way easier! Read More

Top 3 Beach Trip Items You Might Not Think of Packing, But Should

We know that sometimes packing for your beach trip can be overwhelming. We’ve compiled a list of the top 3 things to bring with you to the beach that you might not have considered before. Make sure you write these down on your beach trip list so you don’t forget them when you come to Myrtle Beach! Read More

Myrtle Beach Packing List

When planning a trip to Myrtle Beach for your vacation, you will want to make sure you bring all the essentials as well as other helpful items that will make your vacation easier and even more fun. Check out our suggested packing list. Read More

Best Places to Propose in Myrtle Beach

Few things are as romantic as a beach trip with your special someone and a vacation can be the perfect time to let them know that you want to spend your life together. But where do you pop the question? Read More

Myrtle Beach Cyber Monday Resort Deals

Local Myrtle Beach resorts will be offering their best rates of 2017 through VacationMyrtleBeach.com this Cyber Monday Weekend. Read More

Top 10 Beach Tips for your Myrtle Beach Vacation

Whether you come to Myrtle Beach every year or you are bringing your family for their first-ever beach vacation, we have a list of useful tips for making your Myrtle Beach vacation that much more enjoyable. If you do a little planning ahead, these tips can help you have a smooth vacation. Read More

The Best Places in Myrtle Beach to Watch a Sunrise or Sunset with Infographic

Myrtle Beach is the perfect place to view sunrises and sunsets. With the sun rising above the glistening water every morning, the display of colors can be breathtaking. When the sun sets each day, the position of the clouds can create a spectacular painting of oranges, pinks and blues across the Myrtle Beach sky. Read More

Everything You Need to Know About Booking Online

This is the age of technology, and booking online is the preferred method for many! Booking your reservation online gives you the freedom of browsing room types and packages at your leisure, which can be a great benefit if you haven’t stayed with us before. Read More

Top Tips on How to Save Money on Your Myrtle Beach Vacation

Taking a much-needed vacation can be both relaxing and fun for the entire family. Worrying about money on your trip shouldn’t be something that gets in the way of the perfect family Myrtle Beach vacation. We’ve come up with some tips on how you can save money on your next budget vacation (and you won’t even to scrounge around for any Myrtle Beach coupons!). Read More

Best Myrtle Beach Resorts for Teens

Many things go into planning your family vacation in Myrtle Beach especially if you are traveling with teenagers. Your biggest challenge will be finding a resort that will keep your active teenager happy, so we’ve taken the guess work out of it by giving you our list of the top Myrtle Beach resorts for teens. Read More

10 Facts You Didn’t Know about Vacation Myrtle Beach Resorts

While everyone knows that Myrtle Beach is a fun and affordable family beach vacation destination, named the No. 1 US Summer Travel Destination by TripAdvisor in 2014, there are a few facts we bet you didn’t know about Myrtle Beach and a group of 14 resorts located up and down the Grand Strand. Read More

Spirit Airlines: An Easy Way to Travel to Myrtle Beach

Have you considered flying to Myrtle Beach for your vacation? If you live within one of the cities that Spirit Airlines flies direct from you may find that booking a flight instead of packing up the car will save you big money. Read More

Top 5 Oceanfront Restaurants in Myrtle Beach

Why limit oceanfront views to the time you spend with your toes in the sand? Extend your face-time with the Atlantic by enjoying one of the many top notch oceanfront restaurants along the Grand Strand. No matter what cuisine you are craving, we are confident that you can find something to please your palette and your craving for the sights and sounds of the ocean: Read More

Accommodations Spotlight: Which is Best for my Family

Vacation Myrtle Beach is the perfect place to start when booking your next Myrtle Beach vacation. We have 14 resorts to choose from, so you are sure to find one that fits all of your needs. Read More

Couponer’s Guide to Saving on Spring Break in Myrtle Beach

If you’re looking to extend your grocery savings beyond the pantry to your family’s travel plans, as well, look no further than Myrtle Beach. Already an affordable beach destination, you can score tons of deals and add up the savings with a little insider knowledge from Vacation Myrtle Beach (VMB), a collection of 14 oceanfront Grand Strand resorts. Read More

How to Plan the Perfect Myrtle Beach Vacation

Planning a vacation to Myrtle Beach can be fun – the kids are filled with excitement, there is a countdown on the calendar and a list of fun things to shop for before the trip. But if you don’t plan ahead, you may find yourself stressing out over what is supposed to be a fun and exciting vacation to Myrtle Beach. Read More

Myrtle Beach New Year’s Eve Tips

Are you thinking about taking a last-minute getaway to Myrtle Beach to celebrate New Year’s Eve? There are multiple reasons to visit Myrtle Beach for this special holiday including the number of parties and dinners to choose from and generally low room rates. Why not spend NYE at the beach? Read More

Top 5 Myrtle Beach Christmas Gifts Ideas

If your family or friends love vacationing in Myrtle Beach, then why not get them a Myrtle Beach Christmas gift? There are multiple ideas that we have come up with for our list of the top 5 Myrtle Beach Christmas gifts. Read More

FAQ: Which Resorts Have Banquet Rooms?

Are you hosting an event in the Myrtle Beach area? If so, consider one of the Vacation Myrtle Beach resort event facilities for hosting and managing all of your event details! Our impressive lineup of 14 properties includes 8 properties that offer banquet room and event facilities, giving you plenty of options. Read More

Sample Itinerary: Girlfriend Getaway

Myrtle Beach is the perfect place for a Girlfriend Getaway. Whether you just come for a weekend of fun or plan an entire week for your vacation, getting together with the girls at the beach is fun, easy and affordable. Read More

Sample Itinerary: Groups & Meetings

Planning your next group function at the beach may be the best way to boost morale within your group! Imagine having great accommodations, prime meeting space and delicious catering options, all within steps of the Atlantic Ocean. Read More

FAQ - Car Trouble in Myrtle Beach

So, you’ve made it all the way to Myrtle Beach! The bountiful sun and pristine sandy shores are waiting for you, all you have to do is unpack and hit the coast. Sometimes, however, unexpected things happen. What could be worse than car trouble while you are on vacation? If this happens to you, fret not – VMB is here to help. Read More

Myrtle Beach Bike Week: What To Expect

Bike Week is quickly approaching and Vacation Myrtle Beach is here to answer all of your pressing questions on this exciting semi-annual event. What can you expect? What is it like? What events are there? Are there biker-friendly hotels? Check out our Bike Week FAQ roundup. Read More

Sample Itinerary: Young Adult

Myrtle Beach is a popular vacation destination for people of all ages, including young adults. Those in their early and mid-20s may plan their vacation different than a family with say, a toddler would. Below is a sample itinerary for young adults visiting Myrtle Beach. We hope this will provide some inspiration for your next extended Myrtle Beach weekend vacation! Read More

Best Myrtle Beach Hotel Deals in September

September is a great month to visit Myrtle Beach. Many of the crowds have gone, the weather is still great, and there are some fabulous bargains to be had at many of the Vacation Myrtle Beach resorts. Read More

Beginner's Guide to Myrtle Beach

Are you a Myrtle Beach newbie? If so, get excited! As one of the most family friendly destinations along the east coast, Myrtle Beach keeps millions of guests flocking back year over year. And, after one visit, it’s not hard to see why! Get to know our charming seaside city and start planning your family vacation in Myrtle Beach today! Read More

VMB Vacation Hack: How to Avoid Lines on Your Trip

Standing in line while on vacation can be one of the worst things you end up doing during your trip. You’ll lose valuable beach and family time by standing in line, which can be avoided. There are many places you may encounter lines during your trip. Check out our tips below to learn how you can avoid lines during your vacation. Read More

Myrtle Beach Eats: Top Picks For Wine Lovers

Whether you are a newbie to the world of wine or are a seasoned veteran, wine lovers of all levels are sure to appreciate some of the restaurants and attractions in Myrtle Beach that embrace this fermented favorite. Check out some of the top spots in Myrtle Beach for wine lovers! Read More

Myrtle Beach Eats: Top Spots for Locals

It’s no secret that Myrtle Beach is a dining Mecca; with over 200 unique places to eat along the Grand Strand, picking just a few to try during your vacation can be tough! Well, Vacation Myrtle Beach is here to help. Check out our roundup of the “top spots for locals” and see where the beach veterans like to dine. Read More

Best Margaritas in Myrtle Beach

It wouldn’t quite be a trip to the beach without the refreshing tang of a fresh margarita. A little sweet, a little sour, and a little salt (if that’s how you like it), nothing beats a good margarita.Check out our roundup of the top margaritas in Myrtle Beach and try one (or two... or three...) out during your next getaway! Read More

Best Bets For Beer Lovers

Whether you are a seasoned beer expert or just an avid fan of all things fermented, the beer scene in Myrtle Beach is sure to please your palette. From brewery tours to local tap houses, Myrtle Beach offers plenty for beer experts and enthusiasts alike! Check out our roundup of the top spots for beer lovers at the beach. Read More

Best Myrtle Beach Attractions For Groups

Bringing a crowd to the beach? No worries! Myrtle Beach offers plenty of things for large groups and families to do. Check out a few of our favorites and check them out during your next family vacation! Read More

Sample Itinerary: Foodie

Do you love food and trying new and interesting things? During your next Myrtle Beach vacation you can make sure that food, beach and fun are at the center of your plans. You may just find your new favorite dish right here in Myrtle Beach! Read More

Top Myrtle Beach Hotel Deals for August

Summer is almost over but that doesn't mean you are out of time! Check out these sizzling end of summer specials and bet your last minute beach fix on. Read More

Why Swimmers Will Love a Myrtle Beach Vacation

Whether you prefer to spend your time letting the current wash your worries away in a lazy river or battling the waves in the ocean, a Myrtle Beach vacation is the ideal spot for lover of all types of wet n’ wild fun. Guests of all ages and preferences are sure to find the perfect waterside spot to kick back and relax. Read More

VMB Card Spotlight: Midtown Bistro Part Two

Here is part two of my Midtown Bistro spotlight, click here to check out part one! Now to my favorite part…the food! I did my homework like a nerd and had already checked out their extensive menu online to prep myself and scout out some unique offerings. My game plan was to come in prepared but I wanted my server to recommend their favorites and the “house” specialties or what Midtown is known for. Read More

VMB Card Spotlight: Midtown Bistro Part One

If you have never had the pleasure of dining at Midtown Bistro, I must say you are missing out. I was given the opportunity by Jeff the owner to come in and try some of their delicious and unique menu items and as a first timer, I don’t think it will be my last. One of the things I immediately loved, is Jeff the owner, is not only the chef, but also the fisherman. Jeff has a commercial fishing license and personally catches and prepares each seafood dish. Read More

Best Happy Hour Deals in Myrtle Beach

Myrtle Beach offers a wide array of happy hour hot spots for you to enjoy your favorite tasty adult beverage. Whether you are seeking a cocktail with a view or a drink with great live music, we are confident that there is a place along the Grand Strand where you can quench your thirst. Enjoy our roundup of the best happy hour spots at the beach and check one out during your next beach adventure. Read More

Myrtle Beach Hotels that offer Teacher’s Discounts

Teachers work hard all year long and oftentimes do not have time to take a vacation during the school year. Summer is the perfect time to visit Myrtle Beach! Or, maybe you work at a year-round school and have a fall break? That’s a great time to visit too! Read More

Best Myrtle Beach Hotel Deals for July

Summer is in full swing here in Myrtle Beach but don’t think for a second that it’s too late to plan your family getaway! Many of the Vacation Myrtle Beach resort’s still have plenty of sizzling summer savings up for grabs, making it easy to plan a trip on a budget. Check out our top deals for July and book your stay today! Read More

Myrtle Beach on a Budget: Market Common

Planning a Myrtle Beach vacation doesn’t have to put a damper on the budget. A trip to the Market Common is the perfect way to spend an afternoon or evening out on the town without breaking the bank! In fact, there are tons of FREE events throughout the summer at Market Common. Check them out here. Read More

Samantha’s Guide to the Boardwalk-Hot Summer Nights

The summer is a great time in Myrtle Beach to come for a visit. There are so many fun and free things to do during the peak season, it’s hard to choose where to spend your time, and that is a problem I can embrace! One of my favorite places no matter the season is the Boardwalk and Historic Downtown. In the summer, they amp up their offerings and draw me in with nightly activities. This year it is called Hot Summer Nights and the name is right on the money! Read More

Vacation Hack: How to Save on a Myrtle Beach Vacation

Planning a Myrtle Beach vacation for your family can become a stressful endeavor, especially when it comes to fitting things into the budget. Leave a little extra room in the wallet by saving big on your Myrtle Beach hotel room. What are some quick and easy ways to save? Enjoy our latest Vacation Hack rundown and use our tips to book your next Myrtle Beach vacation. Read More

Best Resort Pools in Myrtle Beach

Are you looking to beat the heat this summer? You can do just that at one of our premier, oceanfront Myrtle Beach Resorts. Though all of our resorts offer an array of water amenities, some resorts are more suited for those who enjoy a little variety. Enjoy our roundup of the top resort pools and be sure to check out these properties while you consider a place to stay during your Myrtle Beach vacation. Read More

Fishing in Myrtle Beach

A Myrtle Beach vacation is a dream come true for lovers of the sea. What could be more rewarding than catching your own dinner? Whether you are a seasoned veteran or a novice, there are plenty of places to get in the fishing of your choice Read More

FAQ: Beach Chair Rentals - North Myrtle Beach

Are you staying at one of our North Myrtle Beach resorts and curious about how to rent a beach umbrella? It's easier than you think! Here's everything you need to know about beach chair and umbrella rentals in North Myrtle Beach. Read More

What Can I Bring on the Beach?

For those who have never been to the beach, it can be a bit confusing on what the “do’s and don’t’s” are and the laws do change every so often so even those who have been before might have a different experience. Well, Vacation Myrtle Beach is here to help! We have compiled a list of frequently asked questions in regards to what one can and cannot bring to the beach. Use this reference during your next Myrtle Beach vacation to ensure that your beach adventure goes off without a hitch! Read More

Best Martini’s at Martini’s Fine Dining

If you are seeking an upscale place known for jazzy cocktails, look no farther than Martini’s Lounge in North Myrtle Beach. Known for their creative concoctions and live music, Martini’s is the perfect way to unwind and spend a little time with friends or that special someone. Check out some of their most popular creations and make sure this local gem is on your Myrtle Beach vacation itinerary. Read More

Best Myrtle Beach Restaurants For Groups

It wouldn't be a family vacation without, well, the family! Myrtle Beach is the top east coast destinations for families, meaning we are equipped to handle groups and families of any sizes! Here is our roundup of the area’s best restaurants for large families and groups. From the spacious dining rooms and professional staff to the diverse menu choices, we promise you won’t be disappointed. Read More

Top 10 Reasons Why Myrtle Beach Should Become a Family Tradition

Myrtle Beach is known as a family vacation haven and spring break destination and there are many reasons why, but we are going to share our top ten reasons in no certain order! Read More

Last Minute Myrtle Beach Vacation Tips

Oftentimes during the winter you may find yourself with an open weekend and no plans. Maybe you live just a few hours from Myrtle Beach and just want to get away. Read More

Best Things to do in South Myrtle Beach

The vast majority of attractions in Myrtle Beach, whether they be entertainment, shopping or other attractions, are on the northern side of the International Airport. But not everyone finds that northern end of the Grand Strand convenient. So what about to the South and West of the airport? What are the best things to do in the southern part of Myrtle Beach? Read More

Best Places to Get Souvenirs in Myrtle Beach

Many Myrtle Beach vacationers pick up their memento to remember their trip from the beach. If you look hard you can find plenty of beautiful shells, rocks, starfish or shark teeth that are literally a piece of the beach you can bring home. But not everyone wants to spend time hunting for their souvenir on the beach and some people have a different idea in mind of what they want to bring home. Read More

Vacation Mistakes to Avoid

Going on vacation in Myrtle Beach should be a fun and relaxing experience. Knowing what common mistakes to avoid can help make your vacation run smoothly. Read More

Top 5 Ways to Get Around Myrtle Beach

If your family flies into Myrtle Beach or if you want to find unique ways to get around the beach, here is our top 5 ways to get around the Grand Strand. Read More

Myrtle Beach: Beach Etiquette

Spending the day at the beach can be fun for everyone! If it is your first time vacationing in Myrtle Beach, you may want to review these tips before hitting the sand. Read More