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North Myrtle Beach Area Info

Welcome to North Myrtle Beach, a hidden treasure on the coast of South Carolina.

Part of the 60-mile stretch of beach known as the Grand Strand, North Myrtle Beach is a favorite family vacation destination, offering beautiful white sandy beaches, warm hospitality, and unsurpassed shopping. With an abundance of dining and entertainment, along with some of the country's best golf courses, this area is truly one of a kind. Among North Myrtle Beach's four distinct oceanfront communities, there is something for everyone. The Grand Strand averages of 219 sunny days each year and has pleasant mild temperatures, making this a year-round destination.

The natural untouched beauty and the fun, family atmosphere of North Myrtle Beach make it stand out among other destinations along the Grand Strand. In this peaceful getaway, you'll find quaint beach cottages, luxurious oceanfront homes, condominiums and small family owned motels.

North Myrtle Beach also offers something to keep every member of the family busy. Whether parasailing, jet skiing, boating, bike riding, or simply relaxing to the sound of ocean waves, there is always something fun to do.

The Grand Strand is often called a golfer's paradise, as there are over 100 golf courses and more than four million rounds of golf played here each year. Famous golfers and architects such as Arnold Palmer, Jack Nicklaus, Pete Dye, and Tom Fazio have all designed courses in the area. Golf enthusiasts from across the country make North Myrtle Beach a golf destination year after year.

North Myrtle Beach also offers some of the best fishing along the East Coast. Several fishing piers dot the coastline, offering fishing for the entire family. For the more serious fisherman, deep sea charters to the Gulf Stream are also offered from the docks of nearby Little River, SC.

Once you spend some time on our beaches and interact with our friendly locals, you will certainly feel right at home. Many frequent vacationers are choosing to make North Myrtle Beach their year round residence, and who could blame them! If, after visiting, you love the area as much as we do, give Ocean Drive Beach Rentals a call — we will be more than happy to help you find the perfect home or condo or provide you with more information about the area.

North Myrtle Beach Climate Averages

Rainfall (in.)              54.0
Precip. days             116
Sunny days              219
Days over 90            45
Freeze days             45
Avg July high           89.0
Avg Jan. low            35.0