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Visit Myrtle Beach on a Budget

By Admin

So you want to visit Myrtle Beach on a budget?

Luckily for you, Myrtle Beach has the makings for the perfect budget-friendly beach vacation.

From budget-friendly accommodations to affordable things to do, follow our guide on how to visit Myrtle Beach on a budget.


little girl on water slide at crown reef waterparkIs Myrtle Beach affordable?


In fact, vacationers get the best value at the most affordable Myrtle Beach resorts that offer tons of awesome amenities, from waterparks to lazy rivers and on-site bowling alleys, that guests get to enjoy throughout their stay.

That means more fun for the entire family without breaking the bank!

Plus, when you add one of these Myrtle Beach resort deals to your stay, you’ll enjoy even more savings on top of already super low rates.

There are also many Myrtle Beach attractions and activities that are either free or super affordable that will entertain all ages. And vacationers can enjoy affordable must-eat Myrtle Beach restaurants and restaurants that offer kids-eat free or really cheap options, too.




sea watch resort exterior and poolsHow much does it cost to vacation in Myrtle Beach?

It’s not uncommon to find Myrtle Beach resorts with nightly rates under $100. In fact, you’ll get the biggest bang for your buck at these Myrtle Beach resorts under $100 that we recommend for your next beach getaway.

Each resort offers plenty of fun in the sun, from indoor and outdoor pools, lazy rivers, and select resorts with family waterparks!

Do you plan on flying? There are several low-cost flights that offer affordable rates from several cities across the country.

The best part about flying is that downtown Myrtle Beach, and several other popular areas, are very walkable and require little driving. Areas such as the Myrtle Beach Boardwalk, The Market Common, Broadway at the Beach, and Barefoot Landing offer food, shopping, entertainment, and all just a stone’s throw away.

Ultimately, how much a Myrtle Beach vacation costs will depend on many factors, including travel, accommodations, food, and other expenses.

We recommend starting here to begin your search process to find the best prices that fit your budget.



What is the cheapest time to go to Myrtle Beach?

Myrtle Beach resort prices tend to fluctuate seasonally. It’s not uncommon to see room prices peak during the summer and drop during the off season.

However, we’d argue anytime of the year offers its perks for affordability and fun.

Throughout the spring and summer, several Myrtle Beach resorts offer exclusive deals for additional savings. But the deals don’t stop there.

In the fall and winter, when resort room rates are typically lower, you’ll still have a selection of great deals to choose from.

You can get an idea of when the best time to go to Myrtle Beach really is.



myrtle beach state park pierWhat is there to do in Myrtle Beach for cheap?

One of the best things about Myrtle Beach is that its #1 attraction, the beach, is totally free!

And guests staying at one of our oceanfront Myrtle Beach resorts will have unlimited access to and from the sun, sand, and surf during their stay!

Plus, there are plenty of other attractions and things to do that won’t cost you an arm and a leg.


Totally Free

Franklin G. Burroughs Art Museum | 3100 South Ocean Boulevard, Myrtle Beach

North Myrtle Beach Park and Sports Complex | 150 Citizens Circle, Little River

The Market Common | 4017 Deville Street, Myrtle Beach

Murrells Inlet MarshWalk | 4025 Highway 17 Business, Murrells Inlet

Myrtle Beach Boardwalk | 1st Avenue North to 14th Avenue North, Myrtle Beach

Broadway at the Beach | 1325 Celebrity Circle, Myrtle Beach

Barefoot Landing | 4898 Highway 17 South, Myrtle Beach

Savannah’s Playground | 3600-3640 Emmens Avenue, Myrtle Beach

Farmer’s Markets | Various locations


Affordable Fun

Mini Golf | We recommend starting at these mini golf courses

Myrtle Beach Pelicans Baseball | 1251 21st Avenue North, Myrtle Beach

Myrtle Beach State Park | 4401 South Kings Highway, Myrtle Beach

Beach Piers | Various locations


Now that you have an idea of what to expect for an affordable Myrtle Beach getaway, check out our Myrtle Beach packing list guide to save you time and money.

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