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Myrtle Beach Packing List

By Julia Woehrer Follow me on Google+

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:


  • Clothes
  • Bathing suit
  • Sandals/Flip-Flops
  • Beach umbrella
  • Cooler
  • Beach chair
  • Sunglasses
  • Hat/Visor
  • Sunscreen
  • Snacks
  • Water/Juice/Drinks (make sure not to bring anything in glass bottles to the beach)
  • Cooler freezer packs
  • Drink Koozies
  • Beach towels
  • Beach blanket
  • Bag for collecting sea shells
  • Personal hygiene items (toothbrush, toothpaste, shampoo, soap, etc)
  • Boogie board
  • Cash
  • Baby powder (helps keep the sand off)
  • Kite
  • Arm floaties or lifejacket for the young kids
  • Beach toys, buckets and shovels
  • Book/magazine/e-reader
  • Beach games (bocce ball, cornhole, football, volleyball, Frisbee, etc.)
  • Recent photo and up-to-date information on each of your children (in case of an emergency)
  • Chapstick
  • Aloe lotion (for sunburns)
  • Plastic baggies
  • An extra pair of sunglasses


Download a printable PDF of our suggested list and you can check items off as you pack!


Did we miss something you always pack? Comment below with your suggestions! Make sure to check out our Top 3 Beach Items You Might Not Think of Packing blog.


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