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Why Swimmers Will Love a Myrtle Beach Vacation

By Megan Burke Follow me on Google+

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.

Pools Galore Best Pools in Myrtle Beach

Take a break from the salt and the sand and cool off in one of the many pools that the Vacation Myrtle Beach resorts has to offer. Each property is unique but all offer spacious oceanfront pool decks and plenty of other water amenities. Many resorts offer an indoor or outdoor lazy river, indoor and outdoor whirlpools, designated kid’s play areas, and even poolside snack bars to keep you full and refreshed during your time in the sun. Check out our handy amenity comparison chart to find the Myrtle Beach resort that offers exactly what you are looking for.

Water Parks

The Myrtle Beach area offers three unique water parks, all of which offer something different and exciting. Myrtle Waves, located right across from Broadway at the Beach, is the state’s largest water park and offers a spacious wave pool, more than 10 different slides, a designated kids play area, two lazy rivers, and on-site dining facilities. Myrtle Waves is the ideal place for an afternoon full of wet n’ wild fun and offers something for everyone! The area’s other water parks include Family Kingdom’s Splashes, the area’s only oceanfront water park, and Wild Water ‘n Wheels, a Surfside beach attractions that also boasts a wide array of exciting carnival rides in addition to thrilling slides and water attractions.
Additionally, many of the Vacation Myrtle Beach resorts host on-site water parks, making it easy to throw some thrills into your pool routine. Most recently, Crown Reef Resort opened their oceanfront water park facility that is quickly becoming known as the best hotel water park in Myrtle Beach. This exciting new amenity offers not one but TWO four-story tall speed slides (the EXPLOSION tube slide and the TWISTER body slide) and a smaller KIDZ Twister slide. Additionally, this new water park offers a spacious covered kids’ play area that features a silly submarine and tree house where the little ones can enjoy endless hours of fun. Other resorts with water parks or water fun areas include Caravelle Resort, Landmark Resort, and Captain’s Quarters Resort.

The Beach

One cannot forget about the beach! After all, it is the main reason why you came to Myrtle Beach in the first place. All of the Vacation Myrtle Beach resorts are located oceanfront, making getting your toes into the water almost effortless. Those looking for action should choose a south end resort, like Captain’s Quarters, where there will be plenty of other families to interact with, while those seeking a more secluded location will enjoy a north end pick like Ocean Creek, which offers a more private, secluded beach with an actual ocean creek. Pack a picnic, your favorite book, beach toys, and even a few beach games and prepare for endless hours of beach fun!

As you can see, a trip to Myrtle Beach will satisfy all of your water needs. Whether you are looking forward to endless hours of beach fun or are really just looking to relax poolside, Myrtle Beach is the perfect destination to meet all of you needs. Start planning your perfect Myrtle Beach getaway today!

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