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Best Myrtle Beach Resorts for Teens

By Julia Diem

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 guesswork out of it by giving you our list of the top Myrtle Beach resorts for teens.

Plus, each resort is enacting extra measures and procedures to ensure the safety of your family during your stay.



Check out our full list of Myrtle Beach resorts for teens:


best myrtle beach resorts for teens

Captain’s Quarters Resort

Amenities: This resort is made for the kind of fun that will please everyone. At Captain’s Quarters, you can let your teens have some space while they lounge on the beach and you spend some time by one of the three oceanfront pools.

Teens will also love Loco Gecko Beach Shak, the onsite hip restaurant that features foods teens love including pizzas, chicken fingers, and burgers. Plus, Loco Gecko Beach Shak offers outdoor seating and takeout options, so you can enjoy your favorite meals on the go. Captain’s Quarters is the perfect place for you and your teens to spend some time together…and apart.


Accommodations: Offering ample sleeping space, the suites at Captain’s Quarters Resort are all about giving you and your teens that much needed space, including select suites with two beds, a living area with a sleeper sofa, a kitchen for snacks, and a flat-screen television in the bedroom.

Book the Ocean View 2 Bedroom Efficiency that includes a second bedroom so your teens can have their own room. All of our accommodations also come with complimentary Wi-Fi so your teens can stay connected.

Take a peek at Captain’s Quarters’ family-friendly accommodations


hotel BLUE

Amenities: There’s plenty of space in the sweeping beachfront pool at hotel BLUE for your teens to enjoy. Teens love reclining in the contemporary-style lounge chairs that are lined across the pool sun shelves. Step away from the beachfront pool deck and catch the currents of the indoor lazy river or enjoy the bubbling waters of our outdoor and indoor whirlpools. Teens can also enjoy a refreshing non-alcoholic beverage from the seasonal MIXX Swim-Up Pool Bar.

teens riding the indoor lazy river at hotel blue

Families staying at hotel BLUE can also enjoy access to Captain's Quarters Resort's 15 additional pools, including the heated indoor pool, and the relaxing island pool.


Accommodations: hotel BLUE offers spacious suites, including the popular Oceanfront 2 Bedroom Suite. Outfitted with two separate bedrooms, complimentary wireless internet access, a kitchen, and two private balconies, this 2 bedroom suite is perfect for families traveling with teens.

No matter the accommodations your family chooses, each room, suite, and efficiency at hotel BLUE includes free wireless internet and social media-worthy views from the private balcony.

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Select from hotel BLUE's family-friendly rooms and suites


Best Resorts for Teens - Landmark ResortLandmark Resort

Amenities: If you are looking for a resort with non-stop things to do for your teen, Landmark Resort on the south end is the place to check out. With on-site putt-putt, a large oceanfront pool, two lazy rivers and an indoor pool area, this resort has plenty of swimming options.

Landmark has tons of onsite dining options, perfect for your hungry teen. Step outside to the seasonal Tipsy Turtle Pool Bar for refreshing non-alcoholic beverages for your teen. Or, if your teen wants to enjoy a pizza by the pool, the seasonal Shark Bites Poolside Snack Bar is conveniently located on the pool deck. If your teens are fans of coffee then they will enjoy the lobby Havana Java Coffee Bar which serves Starbucks.


Accommodations: Landmark Resort isn’t only known for its sprawling water features and on-site extras. This Myrtle Beach family resort proudly offers an eclectic mix of accommodations that all have one thing in common: space. The Executive Suites boast one bedroom and a living area that is equipped with a cozy sleeper sofa and flat-screen television.

The Deluxe Executive Suites offer even more space, and our 3 Bedroom Penthouses will give your teens their own area to themselves. Your teens will have no problem staying connected with friends back home using our complimentary Wi-Fi throughout the resort.

View all of Landmark's family-friendly accommodations


oceanfront views at ocean creek resort

Ocean Creek Resort

Amenities: What separates Ocean Creek Resort from the rest is its secluded, spacious setting and its favorable location across the street from the Barefoot Landing entertainment center. Teens will find plenty of space to relax thanks to the secluded beachfront that will make them feel like they have the beach all to themselves.

Find the perfect spot by the oceanfront Beach Club pool or the indoor pool. Feed your hungry teen at the seasonal Beach Club Bar and Grill, located adjacent to the Beach Club pool. Teens can stay connected with friends thanks to free wireless internet access at the resort.

When its time to explore, Barefoot Landing is right across the street. For the fashionista in the family, bargain finds can be found at Tanger Outlets, located just minutes from the resort.


Accommodations: Ocean Creek’s family-friendly accommodations will give your teen a room of their own in either our two- or three-bedroom condos, villas, or garden homes. The Oceanfront Towers boast two and three-bedroom oceanfront condos that include separate bedrooms, two TVs, an oceanfront balcony, and complimentary wireless internet access.

The garden homes offer a home-away-from-home feel thanks to their oversized layouts and the two- and three-bedroom villas will give your teen their own space to relax when they’re not enjoying Ocean Creek's great amenities.

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Discover all of Ocean Creek's family-friendly accommodations


teens parasailing, crown reef resort in backgroundCrown Reef Beach Resort and Waterpark

Amenities: Teens love thrills and excitement and that is why Crown Reef Beach Resort and Waterpark is perfect for any teenager. Featuring two giant water slides, at no extra charge for guests, this resort allows for endless rides down either the tube slide or body slide. Twists and turns will make for an exciting thrill! Parents can watch from a nearby lounge chair or float along the 575-foot oceanfront lazy river.

When hunger arises, Crown Reef is also perfect for teens. Enjoy beach bites like burgers and hot dogs at the seasonal Pool Bar and Grill, serving drinks and food to-go.

Looking for an extra thrill? Just step next door to Downwind Sails where your teens can go parasailing, stand-up paddle boarding and more.


 Accommodations: Give your teens the feeling of home in one of Crown Reef’s Oceanfront Suites, perfect for families searching for that extra space. The Oceanfront Suite and Oceanfront Queen Whirlpool Suite boast one bedroom with two beds and a living area with a cozy sleeper sofa and flat-screen television.

Or go for optimal space in the 3 Bedroom Condo where your teens can have their own room and amenities, including a flat-screen television. Wi-Fi is also complimentary.

Pick your family-friendly accommodations at Crown Reef


teens on the beach at the caravelle resortThe Caravelle Resort

Amenities: The Caravelle’s block-long poolscape has been a favorite among all ages for years. Teens can find a spot to lounge around the large, seasonally-heated outdoor pool or enjoy the gentle currents of the seasonally-heated outdoor lazy river. The onsite game room boasts newer and classic games from skee ball to racing that will keep your teen occupied.

When your teen gets hungry, the Marco Polo Pool Bar and Grill and Pirate’s Cove Ice Cream and Sandwich Shop are just steps away from the pool deck and offer a spread of meals and treats that even the pickiest eaters will enjoy.


Accommodations: From the executive and deluxe suites at the main Caravelle building to the two and three-bedroom condos at the Carolina Dunes building, families of all sizes have quite the selection of accommodations to choose from at The Caravelle Resort.

These units include multiple televisions and a refrigerator and microwave for snacks and quick meals. The two and three-bedroom condos at the Carolina Dunes building feature separate bedrooms for added sleeping space or more room for your teens to relax.

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Choose your family-friendly accommodations at The Caravelle Resort


Give your teen the vacation experience that they deserve at these great Myrtle Beach resorts! Be sure to check out a full list of our resorts in Myrtle Beach and check our current Myrtle Beach Resort deals to start planning. 

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