How to Summer Like a Pro in Myrtle Beach

There’s so much to do, see and explore at Myrtle Beach. Whether you’re on a family vacation, girls’ trip, or just going away for the weekend together, The Beach has something for everybody. Ocean Reef Resort is right in the heart of it all as your vacation headquarters. Here’s a guide to help you start planning your stay at The Beach.

Hit the Beach

When you’re coming to Myrtle Beach, you have to go to The Beach. Whether you want to get active with beach games and water activities, or just relax on the beach and go for a nice swim, you won’t want to miss the 60 miles of pristine sand and endless fun in the sun.  

Eat Local

There’s no shortage of great places to grab a bite in Myrtle Beach. From high end seafood to family friendly fare, there’s a local flavor for every eater, on any budget.

Seafood lovers will find a lot to swoon over with the fresh, straight-from-the-ocean seafood options available in Myrtle Beach. Whether you’re looking for a fine dining experience or fried shrimp, you’ll find it here. Some local favorites include RipTydz Oceanfront Grill and Rooftop Bar, Sea Captain House, and Noizy Oyster Bar and Grill.

Waterfront Dining:
For those who like their meals with a view, you won’t be disappointed. With great waterfront restaurants like Cyprus Dining Room at Island Vista, Drunken Jack’s and LuLu’s North Myrtle Beach, you can take in stunning ocean views while you enjoy mouthwatering local cuisine.

Blue Chairs on Beach

Family Dining: 

When you’ve got the whole family along for dinner, you have to plan accordingly. Luckily, there’s plenty of great family friendly spots with a menu and atmosphere everyone will love. Some favorite family dining options on the Grand Strand include Giant Crab Seafood Restaurant, Dave and Buster’s, and Senor Frog’s.


Shop ‘til The Sun Drops

A fun part of enjoying a new place is exploring its unique stores and finding a treasure. With local flea markets and high-end boutiques, along with the big retailers and outlets carrying the brands you are accustomed to, there’s something for every shopper. For local boutiques, be sure to check out Lee’s Inlet Apothecary & Gifts and Lowcountry Treasures. For outlet and big brand shopping, Barefoot Landing and Tanger Outlet Center are favorites for vacationers and locals alike. 


Can’t Miss Attractions

Whether you’re a thrill seeker, history buff, nature lover or a family seeking fun, Myrtle Beach has the attractions to accommodate your interests. Some of the standout attractions include Brookgreen Gardens, Broadway Grand Prix, Ripley’s Odditorium and Aquarium, Myrtle Beach Skywheel and Captain Hook Adventure Golf. 

Ocean Reef - Oceanfront King Spa Suite

Ocean Reef Resort Will Allow You That Perfect Summer Getaway

It’s the definition of a vacation destination. Ocean Reef Resort  has beautiful accommodations, an excellent location, and wonderful amenities. It’s a comfortable place to stay, with clean, spacious rooms and friendly staff to help.

Ocean Reef Family Playing in Pool