Just from the name of this South Carolina city, you can already tell it’s a beach town. Located on the Atlantic Coast of South Carolina, just 15 minutes from Myrtle Beach, is the beautiful, quiet beach town of Surfside Beach. While Surfside Beach may not have the popularity of its larger neighbor in Myrtle Beach, it’s a great place for a relaxing vacation enjoying the beaches, the ocean and some great local attractions.
The main attraction of the town is the beach, which it gets its name. Surfside Beach is a beautiful beach facing the Atlantic Ocean for two miles with 36 different access points and three wheelchair-accessible access points. You can also rent beach chairs and umbrellas on the beach and if you want to get out on the water you can rent kayaks, jet skis and kite boards from Shoreline Watersports. The beach isn’t too crowded and you’ll be able to soak up the sun, enjoy the water, and then enjoy a meal at plenty of restaurants and bars that are right on the beach. A popular spot in Surfside Beach is the water park of Wild Water and Wheels. At Wild Water and Wheels you can enjoy awesome waterslides, wave pools, a lazy river, adult only pools and kids pools for young children. The park also offers carnival rides, go-karting and mini-golf. The park is a lot of fun for all ages and definitely a must-visit on your Surfside Beach vacation. Nostalgia City and Museum is a great place to visit in Surfside Beach where you can view antique cars, farm equipment and gas station pumps, vintage metal signs and life-sized statues of celebrities. This is a great place to go because admission is free and there are great gift shops for souvenirs as well. For great shops in Surfside Beach, check out the popular Eternal Wave Surf Shop for all your beach vacation needs, Hudson’s Surfside Flea Market and Beach Beads and Glass Studio.
One of the easiest and best day trips you can take on your Surfside Beach vacation is a short 15-minute drive to Myrtle Beach, South Carolina, where you can enjoy a fun-filled day in one of the most popular tourist destinations on the East Coast. In Myrtle Beach, you can enjoy the beach with great entertainment options and attractions on and near the beach with great restaurants and bars along the beach as well. If you want to golf, Myrtle Beach is also a great area for it as well, so bring your clubs! Another great day trip is just 30 minutes from Surfside Beach in the historic Pawley’s Island, South Carolina. The beach at Pawley’s Island has a very natural, and spectacular private feel that pleases guests. There’s also great small beach town shopping with the local Hammock Shops. Travellers can find a lot of great seafood dining in the area as well. There are also golf courses that are very popular among locals and vacationers year-round.
If you’re travelling to Surfside Beach, we offer a large selection of short-term vacation rentals for great rates all over the area. On Tripping.com, you can find a wide variety of beautiful beach homes and condominiums of different sizes right on the beach to fit your needs and your budget in order to give you the best vacation experience possible. You can live like a local when you book your Surfside Beach vacation rental through Tripping today!
You can get around Surfside Beach area by your own vehicle, but you can also get around the town on foot easily as the beach is just two miles long. You can also rent bicycles from Woody’s Beach Rentals to get around the town and there are also taxi services in the area.
Looking for a vacation rental in Surfside Beach? Tripping.com has 1020 vacation rental homes available in Surfside Beach. You'll find 8 studios, 96 1-bedroom, 281 2-bedroom and 635 rentals with 3 or more bedrooms ranging from $31 a night. For extra convenience, many of these vacation homes can be booked directly online.
The average price of a nightly rental in Surfside Beach is $236 while the average price of a weekly rental is $3184. For those looking for more than a short term rental such as corporate rentals, extended stays or long term rentals, the average monthly price of a Surfside Beach home is $3212.
Wondering if you can bring your dog or cat along with you? There are 180 pet-friendly vacation rentals available in Surfside Beach. In addition to accommodating pets, Surfside Beach rentals offer a variety of amenities. In particular, 906 rentals have Internet and WiFi, 928 have TV and/or cable and 840 have a pool or hot tub.Search properties from 9 vacation rental sites in Surfside Beach where the top providers in that area are HomeAway, TripAdvisor, and Booking.com. There are 771 HomeAway rentals, 162 TripAdvisor short term rentals and 34 Booking.com vacation rentals.