The Best Things To Do in Myrtle Beach
Your Guide to a Great Vacation!
Amusement Parks & Myrtle Beach Attractions
Spending a fun-filled day at one of the area’s amusement parks is one of the top things to do in Myrtle Beach. The Grand Strand Myrtle Beach is home to numerous amusement parks and entertainment centers, most within a short distance Hampton Inn Myrtle Beach Oceanfront.
Family Kingdom Amusement Park
Experience over 35 thrilling rides at Myrtle Beach’s seaside amusement park! Carnival classics, roller coasters and kiddie rides provide fun options for all ages.
Myrtle Beach Skywheel
Hop aboard the Skywheel, centrally located on the Myrtle Beach Boardwalk, for spectacular city and ocean views.
Myrtle Waves Water Park
20 acres of slides, rides, and pools await at South Carolina’s largest water park.
It’s the real deal at Myrtle Beach Speedway, where you can drive real NASCAR race cars for the ultimate racing experience.
You’ll notice the WonderWorks building landed in Myrtle Beach upside down! Don’t worry though, thanks to their special inversion tunnel, you’ll be able to defy gravity and play laser tag, design and ride your own roller coaster, and experience other out of this world attractions for all ages.
Backstage Mirror Maze
Get lost in this fun maze that will challenge your sense of space and bend your mind with 2,000 square feet of wild twists, turns, and illusions.
Dragon’s Lair Miniature Golf
Golf your way through medieval castles and caves at this family mini golf course.
Shows & Live Entertainment
The Myrtle Beach area is a mecca for live entertainment! Enjoy the best shows in Myrtle Beach at the following venues.
Vegas-style shows dazzle audiences on a nightly basis at Palace Theatre.
Dolly Parton’s Pirates Voyage
Enjoy a pirate’s feast and an adventure-filled show at Dolly Parton’s Pirates Voyage.
The Carolina Opry
Music, comedy, and dance come together in this highly-acclaimed entertainment spectacular. Running for 27 years and counting, the Carolina Opry is a Myrtle Beach institution.
Legends in Concert
Legends in Concert features worrld-class performers paying tribute to the greatest music legends of all time.
Travel back in time and experience medieval jousting, sword fighting, and horse racing at this dinner show featuring live horses and professional stunt performers.
Learn something new or take in a little culture at these museums along the Grand Strand Myrtle Beach.
Glide along a moving path just feet below one of the world’s most dangerous reefs! At this large aquarium kids and adults can explore the underwater world of sharks, rays, and colorful fish.
This beautifully preserved plantation is a National Historic Landmark and offers visitors a glimpse into life on a low country rice plantation of yore.
Explore verdant landscapes and meet animals at the zoo at Brookgreen Gardens, voted one of the top ten gardens in the United States.
Fishing & Watersports
World-class fishing in Myrtle Beach can be had at one of the local piers in Myrtle Beach, or with an offshore excursion.
Second Avenue Pier
Fishing, food, and fun are all found in abundance at this newly renovated Myrtle Beach landmark pier.
Downwind Sails Watersports
Zip around on your own jet ski and go parasailing in the waters around Myrtle Beach.
Myrtle Beach is a great place to experience the thrill of parasailing, banana boat rides, and ocean kayaking.
Hoist the sails and take to the helm as you enjoy a sailing voyage to scenic waterways aboard a 44-foot yacht.
Shop ’til you drop at the best outlets, malls, and boutiques in the Grand Strand Myrtle Beach.
Shop top designer brands for less at Tanger Outlets.
Broadway at the Beach
Shop, dine, and dance at this 350-acre collection of shops, restaurants, and attractions.
Fabulous shopping, dining, and special events in a charming village setting.
Coastal Grand Mall
Enjoy indoor shopping at a variety of stores at Coastal Grand Mall.
From fresh seafood to hearty steakhouses, Hampton Inn Myrtle Beach Oceanront is close to the best restaurants in Myrtle Beach.
Angelos – Hearty steak and pasta dishes.
Rioz – An authentic Brazilian steakhouse in Myrtle Beach.
Nacho Hippo – Delicious Mexican cuisine in Market Common
Chestnut Hill – Award-winning cuisine served in a serene lakeside setting.
Chesepake House – Fresh seafood.
House of Blues – Great food and music.
Margaritaville – A tropical escape serving American classics
PF Changs – Bold, flavorful Asian-inspired dishes.
Thoroughbreds – Chop house and seafood grill with a refined and elegant setting.
There are over 100 golf courses in the Myrtle beach area, here are some of our nearby favorites: