About North Myrtle Beach

A Hidden Treasure on the Coast of South Carolina View of North Myrtle Beach and ferris wheel from above at sunset

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 makes 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
by the Numbers

  • Unique Communities: 8
  • Golf Courses: 42
  • Miles of Grand Strand Shoreline: 60
  • Avg. Days of Sunshine: 219
  • Year-Round Residents: 33.9K
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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. After a fun-filled day at the beach, relax at one of our family-friendly Myrtle Beach vacation rentals.


Where is North Myrtle Beach?

North Myrtle Beach is located along the scenic east coast of South Carolina, roughly 115 miles from Charleston, SC and 188 miles from Charlotte, NC.

Visit our directions page for driving directions to our office, as well as distances and drive times from top cities.

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North Myrtle Beach FAQs

North Myrtle Beach IS pet-friendly, but it is important that you follow the North Myrtle Beach dog regulations if you plan on bringing your pup to the beach!

The number of things to do in North Myrtle Beach is endless! How about jet skiing, swimming, beachcombing, boating, fishing and other fun beach activities? North Myrtle Beach is also home to fantastic family-friendly attractions like Family Kingdom, the North Myrtle Beach Boardwalk and more. And of course, let's not forget about the fact that it is a world-class golf destination!

North Myrtle Beach is located in Horry County, SC.

The weather in North Myrtle Beach is very pleasant! With average highs in the 60s-80s, depending on the time of the year, and an average of 219 days of sunshine each year, you are sure to enjoy getting outside and experiencing all North Myrtle Beach has to offer!

The Myrtle Beach International Airport, located just 30 minutes from North Myrtle Beach, is the most common airport used by visitors. There is also the Grand Strand airport for private flights.

North Myrtle Beach Vacation Rentals

At Ocean Drive Beach Rentals, we are pleased to offer a large selection of North Myrtle Beach vacation rentals. From beachfront condos and homes just steps from the beach to pet-friendly rentals for the ENTIRE family, we are sure to have the perfect vacation rental for you!
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Real Estate in North Myrtle Beach

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.