With sixty miles of coast to offer its many visitors, Myrtle Beach, South Carolina is the perfect vacation destination for your family – or a great place to get away from it all for a couple's retreat. Myrtle Beach is a sun worshiper's paradise, but there is plenty to do and lots to see when you're not lounging on the beach – from dining in world class eateries, golfing on some of the most beautiful and challenging courses in the world, or catching a dinner show at one of the many entertainment venues, a vacation is non-stop fun for families looking to make beautiful memories.
The key to an once-in-a-lifetime Myrtle Beach vacation is finding the best lodging. The busiest season for hotels and other rental properties is obviously during the warmest months of the year – from May through September. If you are planning a Myrtle Beach vacation during this time, it is best practice to book early in order to reserve the hotel that you want – or sometimes take advantage of the many resorts. There are also Myrtle Beach vacation packages that feature everything from lodging and meals to airfare and car rental – so be sure to check for deals when booking your trip.
A great family lodging option is the Captains Quarters Family and Golf Resort, which provides a high energy modern accommodation that includes a spa for pampering mom, bowling lanes for the active kids, and beautiful fairways for dad to spend his time away from the daily grind perfecting his swing. There are eleven beachs at this resort, indoor and outdoor, as well as a water play land, hot tubs, a "lazy river" and kid's beachs. From executive oceanfront suites to more economic suites, this is one of the most affordable resorts in the community.
Another lodging choice for your Myrtle Beach vacation if you are traveling in a group is the Kingston Plantation Resort, which features four condominium towers that provide unparallel views of the blue waters of the Atlantic Ocean, as well as private balconies. The suites at the Kingston offer a full kitchen where you can prepare your meals yourself (a real money-saver) as well as up to four bedrooms. Do not worry; If you do not want to cook, there are also top of the line restaurants at the Kingston Plantation that serve up Southern hospitality with a smile. Enjoy five golf courses at the Kingston, or just relax by the beach or walk the short distance out to the beach for fun in the sun.
For those families or couples who are looking for more toned-down lodging, the Serendipity Inn Bed and Breakfast offers a beautiful and more private retreat – with just fifteen guest rooms. Quiet and laid back, you'll find the Serendipity a wonderful place to unwind while you are soothed by the sound of the Atlantic rolling in and out – the perfect lodging for the simplistic Myrtle Beach vacation you have been dreaming of.