Myrtle Beach, South Carolina

A popular coastal getaway, Myrtle Beach, South Carolina has been welcoming guests since the late 18th century. Here you will find beautiful beaches, golf courses, amusement parks, a number of shopping centers and a variety of restaurants.

Elite Airways flies in and out of the Myrtle Beach International Airport (MYR). Located just three nautical miles southwest of the central business district in Myrtle Beach, Myrtle Beach Airport is truly the perfect gateway to South Carolina's Atlantic coast.

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Starting June 17, Elite Airways will fly nonstop from the Myrtle Beach International Airport (MYR) to Long Island Islip (ISP) on Fridays and Sundays. The ticketing counter is located in the main terminal and passengers can pick up their luggage in the main baggage claim adjacent to the main terminal. Click here to check availability or make a reservation.

Airport Information

Myrtle Beach International Airport is located at 1100 Jetport Road in Myrtle Beach, off of US-17. The airport is conveniently located off of the Harrelson Boulevard ramp with available short term and long term parking and shuttle services. Click here for airport website.

The Perfect Vacation Destination

Whether you prefer to dig your feet in the sand, enjoy some live music over dinner, or want to feel the rush of an amusement park or two, you've come to the right place. Myrtle Beach is home to the area's most beautiful beaches, the popular Myrtle Beach Boardwalk, and museums rich in local history. Click here for more information.


Beaches

Beaches

Myrtle Beach is well renowned for its sugar-colored beaches and family-friendly atmosphere. Reported as being the number one reason to visit Myrtle Beach, the Grand Strand refers to 60 miles of the wide, safe and beautiful beaches in Myrtle Beach. Named by a newspaperman in the 1940s, the Grand Strand welcomes nearly 14 million visitors annually - and it's no surprise why. The beaches are friendly, safe and clean and boast shelling, body boarding, surfing, and beach games for the whole family. For visitors that prefer a different view of the ocean, there is the mile-long Myrtle Beach Boardwalk and Promenade located along the oceanfront from Pier 14 at 14th Avenue North to the 2nd Avenue Pier at Second Avenue North. Critically acclaimed and nationally recognized by both the National Geographic and Travel and Leisure, the boardwalk has a fun, carnival atmosphere with a variety of shops, restaurants, and bars. Come and enjoy live music, a Kids Carnival, or rest comfortably on benches looking over the ocean. There is something for everyone to enjoy at Myrtle Beach!


Entertainment

Entertainment

With so many options, Myrtle Beach's entertaining attractions and amusements are sure to please everyone! Whether you're visiting with family or on a romantic couple's retreat, you are sure to find adventure on one of the area's amusement parks, casino cruises, or mini-golf courses. For the thrill seekers, try the Family Kingdom Amusement Park with more than 35 rides including the Twist 'n Shout steel roller coaster. Or, try the SkyWheel Myrtle Beach - the 187 feet tall observation wheel that's the first of its kind in the United States! Looking to keep your feet on the ground? Try WonderWorks, the area's indoor amusement park, or the Fun Warehouse where you can play Laser Tag, roller skate, or take a chance at the arcade! After a long day of soaking in the sun, enjoy Myrtle Beach's night life! Nacho Hippo Cantina Maximo is sure to satisfy with its world class nachos and eclectic atmosphere. Jimmy Buffet's Margaritaville is another must-visit for family dining or for a fun night of dancing. For our music-lovers, we have the House of Blues, Dead Dog Saloon and much more! Whatever the occasion, Myrtle Beach dining and nightlife will leave you wanting to visit over and over again.


Culture & History

Culture & History

With a history seeped in American culture, Myrtle Beach is home to a vast array of museums, art galleries, theatres and music. The Art Museum of Myrtle Beach, the Art & Soul museum, and the Collectors Cafe are just a few of the galleries that boast fine visual art on display throughout the year in Myrtle Beach. To commemorate the rich military history of the area, visit the Patriots Point Naval & Maritime Museum and the Battleship North Carolina. Both offer memorable education and discovery while preserving the area's honorable past. For a more hands-on experience, try a workshop at the Seacoast Artists Gallery! In addition to Myrtle Beach's museums and galleries is the art the area boasts in its theaters. In the last 30 years, the area has emerged as a theatrical hotspot for live family entertainment. Myrtle Beach offers the best in music, dance, comedy, celebrity concerts, and movies. From The Carolina Opry (the only show voted #1 for 30 straight years!) to the Medieval Times Dinner & Tournament, there is something for everyone to enjoy on Myrtle Beach.