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Aug19

Broadway at The Beach is Myrtle Beach’s premier one stop shop for the area’s best attractions, dining, and shopping. Whether you are looking for a place to spend the whole day or just want to find a great place to grab a bite to eat, Broadway at The Beach offers a convenient, central location, ample parking, and plenty of options to accommodate everyone in your group.

The most noticeable draw of this popular venue is the variety of entertainment options. Enjoy wet n’ wild fun at Myrtle Waves Water Park or catch a Myrtle Beach Pelican’s baseball game. Approach daring speeds at the Broadway Grand Prix or enjoy a little friendly competition at Dragon’s Lair Fantasy Golf. If you get caught with a rare rainy day at the beach – fret not! Just head to one of Broadway’s popular indoor attractions, like the Ripley’s Aquarium, MagiQuest, or WonderWorks. If live entertainment is what you seek, enjoy a show at Legends in Concert or the Carolina Comedy Club. There is truly something for everyone, all in one convenient location at Broadway at The Beach!

If shopping is one your agenda while you are in Myrtle Beach, Broadway at The Beach has plenty for you to do too! With an eclectic mix of quaint local shops and popular national retailers, you are sure to find everything on your list. Visit retailers like Gemini Boutique, Ron Jon Surf Shop, tooQt, and Victoria’s Secret for all of you apparel needs and then head to shops like Bijuju, Allure, and the Silver Shack to find the perfect accessories. Unique gifts and souvenirs can be found in a variety of places, like Boardwalk Winery, Myrtle Beach Harley Davidson, Palmetto Paradise, or Tinder Box – to name a few. Serious shoppers and light shoppers alike will appreciate the convenience of having such a diverse array of options in one place.

You are bound to be starving after a full day of attractions hopping and shopping and luckily for you, Broadway at The Beach offers an impressive dining selection. Grab a burger at Johnny Rockets or a hand tossed pizza at Little Amici’s. Succulent seafood can be found at Joe’s Crab Shack and Landry’s Seafood while juicy steaks can be found at Liberty Steakhouse and Key West Grill. True Lowcountry fare is available at Sweet Carolina’s while satisfying bar grub is available at Tilted Kilt. Whatever your palette is craving can surely be found at one of the many restaurants located at Broadway at The Beach!

Ideal for groups and families, Broadway at The Beach offers a diverse array of entertainment, shopping, and dining options. Let the kids run wild and use up their energy at one of the family friendly attractions or tuck them in and enjoy a night on the town for adults only. Enjoy an entire day’s worth of fun at the beach – all in one place!

Jun10

At over one mile long and growing, the Myrtle Beach Boardwalk & Promenade is one of the area’s newest and most popular attractions. With hundreds of places to dine, shop, and have fun, the Myrtle Beach Boardwalk is a great place to take the family during your beach vacation.

Up and down the boardwalk, there are tons of fun and exciting attractions to see and do. For the best thrills at the beach, stop in at the Family Kingdom amusement park. For over 75 years this seaside amusement park has been providing guests with good quality family fun. With rides and games like the Twist n’ Shout Coaster, Slingshot, Frog Hopper and Mini Bumper Cars – just to name a few, Family Kingdom provides fun for all ages. Intrigued by the strange and unusual? Take a walk through the Ripley’s Believe it or Not museum. Browse the Odditorium full of creepy artifacts like authentic shrunken heads, a 19th century vampire killing kit, and life-size transformer made from real car parts. After your tour, visit the neighboring Ripley’s Haunted Adventure or 5D Movie Theater. If you’re looking to slow down and enjoy the atmosphere of the beach, take a ride on the SkyWheel or catch a free concert at the Pyler Park Hot Summer Nights concert series.

The Boardwalk & Promenade also has some of the best local cuisine along the Grand Strand. The Pier House Restaurant, located at the south end of the boardwalk, offers a number of specialty dishes for those looking for great, fresh seafood. Stop in during your stroll and try their seafood pasta; a delicious mix of shrimp, clams, and mussels tossed with tomatoes, spinach and mushrooms all topped with a roasted garlic broth. If it’s a grab and go meal you’re in the mood for, pick up a famous hamburger from Peaches Corner. First established in 1937, this local burger place captures the feel of local beach life. Get your photo on the wall and a free t-shirt when you complete the Peach’s Challenge: eat five pounds of food in five minuets. With so many boardwalk dining options, you might have to make more than one trip!

During your trip to the beach you’ll want to pick out a special souvenir to remember all the great memories made. With a number of gift shops and clothing stores, the boardwalk will have just the gift you’re looking for to capture your vacation. Shop the selves of beach-themed gear and decor at Landshark gift shop located at the base of the SkyWheel, or peruse the shelves of one of the local gift shops for custom designed apparel and accessories.

When you’re looking for a variety of family-fun options for a day or night out in Myrtle Beach, the Myrtle Beach Boardwalk & promenade is the one stop that has it all from food, fun and fashion, as well as an amazing view of the beach. Make sure a trip to this bustling attraction is a party of your Myrtle Beach itinerary!

May30

Summer has finally arrived and along with the warmer weather comes hot summer savings. With the kids out of school, now is the perfect time to book your Myrtle Beach family vacation at Sea Crest Resorts. All summer long when you make your reservations at Sea Crest you’ll save huge with one of our many discount packages. From saving on accommodations to discounted attraction tickets, Sea Crest has what it takes to make your family vacation one to remember. Check out our Summer Specials and start enjoying a summer full of fun and savings:

 

June Resort Credit

From now until June 12, guests arriving Sunday-Wednesday can receive a $10.00 Resort Credit per day for up to 15 days! This credit will be added to your house account can be redeemed by swiping your room key at any of the resorts onsite outlets including: Beach Java Café, Ship’s Store, Malibu Beach Bar, Starbucks and more. To start taking advantage of this great deal simply type “RESORT CREDIT” in the comment section while making your reservations online with Sea Crest. Some exclusions may apply so be sure to visit our website for details.

 

Slash Package

Guests arriving any day of the week from now until August 28 can save big with Sea Crest’s 2014 Splash Package. Book a minimum 3 night stay with Sea Crest and receive unlimited daily access for four people to the Family Kingdom Water Park located, four rounds of miniature golf at Jungle Lagoon, two adult and two children tickets to the Ripley’s Aquarium, a daily breakfast for four at the resort, AND lunch for four at the oceanfront snack bar on any day of your choosing. Visit Sea Crest Resort online to see a complete set of details and pricing for this family fun package.

 

Early Book Discount

For a limited time, guests booking their 2014 vacation at Sea Crest Resort can receive up to 35% off when they book early. From now until December 31, receive 35% off on reservations made 90 days in advance, 30% for reservations 60 days in advance, 25% for 30 days in advance, and 20% off for reservations less than 30 days in advance. This offer requires a minimum stay of 1 night and 14 day maximum. For more details or to book your stay early and save, visit Sea Crest Resort online.

 

Discounted Attraction Tickets

From now until December 31, guests can choose from a number of attraction ticket discount options to apply to their Sea Crest Resort vacation package. With discounts at the area’s best attractions including: Family Kingdom, WonderWorks, Ripley’s Aquarium and Brookgreen Gardens, as well as a Ripley’s Combo Pass which includes admission the aquarium and one additional Ripley’s attraction like the Believe it of Not! Museum, Mirror Maze, Moving Theater, or Haunted Adventure. To browse and select your attraction savings, click the Attractions Tickets drop down menu upon booking your stay online.

These amazing discount packages are the perfect way to secure a family fun vacation this year during your stay at Sea Crest Resort. To view the full details of these special promotions, as well as a complete list of all savings options available this summer, check out the Specials & Discounts page online and begin booking your Myrtle Beach vacation today!

May23

Why limit your Atlantic vistas to your time on the beach? You can extend your exposure to endless beachfront vistas to mealtime at one of the fantastic oceanfront eateries in the area. What could be better than a casual beachside brunch as you watch the sun rise or a relaxing dinner spent listening to the waves crashing against the coast? If you are wondering about the best places in Myrtle Beach to find oceanfront dining – look no farther! Check out our roundup of the top places to enjoy dining with a view in Myrtle Beach and try out a few during your next stay at the beach.

 

Myrtle Beach Boardwalk

Located just north of Sea Crest Resort, the recently renovated Myrtle Beach Boardwalk represents a 1.2 mile oceanfront stretch along the popular downtown area. The boardwalk is home to a wide array of fantastic local restaurants. Indulge in a little south of the border flare at Bandito’s Cantina or nosh on traditional beach fare at Landshark Bar & Grill. Other boardwalk favorites include Ocean Front Bar & Grill, Hammerhead Grill, Dirty Don’t Oyster Bar & Grill, and Moe Moon’s Burger Bar. The boardwalk is a great place for good eats, cold drinks, and even people watching if you enjoy watching the bustling crowds.

 

Damon’s Oceanfront Grill

Located just south of our resort along Ocean Boulevard, Damon’s Grill is known for serving up some of the area’s best barbecue. Open for lunch and dinner, their hearty menu offers home-style southern favorites, like meat-and-three plates, burgers, sandwiches, and –of course- plenty of barbecue. Their ribs are fall off the bone tender while their prime rib is slow roasted in house to perfection. All of the sauces are made in house and the hearty sides and portions keep guests coming back time and time again. Damon’s is the perfect place to refuel after a long day at the beach.

 

Murrells Inlet MarshWalk

Located along the south end of the Grand Strand, a meal at the popular MarshWalk is well worth the trip. Murrells Inlet is the seafood capital of the state, meaning that the restaurants here serve up some of the freshest fish in the area. The MarshWalk itself is made up of 9 inlet-front eateries, all connected via an oceanfront boardwalk. You can find just about anything here, from wood fired pizzas at Bovine’s and fresh sushi at Wahoo’s to succulent seafood offerings at Dave’s Dockside and fried favorites at Creek Ratz. The restaurants at MarshWalk offer live music throughout the week and the seaside boardwalk makes perusing from one spot to another effortless.

 

Gulf Stream Café

Located on the scenic Garden City peninsula, Gulf Stream Café offers both inlet and oceanfront views. This quaint café is a favorite among locals and visitors alike – and it’s not hard to see why! Stop in between 4-5 to take advantage of their early bird menu or come in later for their full dinner spread, which includes an array of seafood options, pasta dishes, and grilled steaks. In addition, Gulf Stream offers a decadent Sunday Brunch each week, served buffet style with both sweet and savory options that are sure to please everyone in your group. The brunch even offers a make your own bloody mary bar!


Barefoot Landing

Waterfront dining in Myrtle Beach isn’t limited to the ocean! Take in waterfront views without the salt and the sand at Barefoot Landing. Located along the scenic Intracoastal Waterway, this outdoor venue offers a slew of waterfront restaurants to choose between, from walk-off-the-beach casual to uber upscale. Try the area’s best BBQ at Smokin’ Hot Grill or indulge in a juicy burger at River City Café. In the mood to dress up? Grab great chops at Greg Norman’s Australian Grille or enjoy classic Italian fare at Castano’s Italian Steakhouse.

 

Pier House Restaurant

This oceanfront eatery actually offers two totally separate dining options, making it an ideal place for any situation. Located at the southern end of the Myrtle Beach Boardwalk, this restaurant is at the Second Avenue Pier. The main restaurant is open for breakfast, lunch, and dinner and serves up succulent seafood dishes and low country cuisine. They also have an open-air bar that opens up in the afternoon and stays open late into the evening. The bar offers more casual fare like appetizers, salads, sandwiches, and seafood baskets and also hosts live entertainment throughout the week. The restaurant is open year round while the open-air bar is open seasonally.

May09

One of the most enjoyable qualities about Myrtle Beach is the friendly, hometown feel it has. Everywhere you go you’re bound to be greeted with a warm smile and that infamous Southern hospitality. But, it’s more than just the people that gives Myrtle Beach this hometown feeling, it’s also the importance of the family that so many of the area’s attractions value so much. For a great family vacation, check out some of these family-friendly Myrtle Beach attractions:

Family Kingdom

When looking for family-fun, it’s no secret that one of the top spots—and has been for more than 45 years— is Family Kingdom Amusement park. Located in the heart of Myrtle Beach, this free-admission, seaside amusement park provides kids of all ages with non-stop entertainment and thrills. Families visiting the park have the option to purchase an unlimited ride wristband or individual tickets for over 35 thrill rides, family rides, and kiddie rides. Throughout the park there are a number of games to play and live entertainment to been seen, along with plenty of funnel cake and cotton candy vendors.

Myrtle Beach State Park

Enjoy a quiet day with the family while walking the wooded trails or sandy beaches of Myrtle Beach State Park. Stretching over 312 acres, this state park has plenty of room to run and explore. Visitors can also rent fishing gear and cast a line from the end of the park’s pier. Want to teach the kids about nature and wildlife? Myrtle Beach State Park has a number of fun and interactive educational events for the whole family. Learn from the rangers about the environment while working together as a team to complete a scavenger hunt. Or, learn about the wildlife during snake feeding time or Sharks! event.

Myrtle Beach Pelicans

With at least one home game a week during the summer, a trip to TicketReturn.com stadium to catch a Myrtle Beach Pelicans baseball game is a surefire way create long-lasting memories with the family at an affordable price. This semi-pro baseball team provides fans with major league entertainment. In addition to the game, visitors can arrive early for a meet and greet with the players and stay after when children 12 and under get the chance to hit the field and run the bases. Enjoy daily promotions like $2sday Brewsday and $1 wiener Wednesdays. Also, check their schedule online for special a list of dates offering a post-game fireworks show by East Coast Pyrotechnics. A night out at the ballgame is guaranteed to be a homerun for the whole family.

WonderWorks

If you’re in Myrtle Beach or looking to plan a trip, there is no way around hearing about Broadway at the Beach. Packed with tons of things to do like rides, mini golf, and even an aquarium, you could spend every day of your vacation here. But, if you want a more unique family-fun experience, head over to the WonderWorks Museum at Broadway at the Beach. One of only six in the nation, this upside down interactive museum allows visitors the chance to get hands on. Stand inside the hurricane shack and experience the wind speed of a category 1 hurricane or climb into the cockpit of a Space Shuttle Discovery and see if you can successfully land on the runway. You can even test your limits with one of the physical challenges, like MindBall or the bed of nails. With exhibits that the whole family can enjoy, WonderWorks is a great way to spend the afternoon at Broadway.

Pirates Voyage

When it comes to a family night out, Myrtle Beach has a long list of live shows to choose from, but one of the best action-packed family shows in the area is without a doubt Pirate’s Voyage. This dinner show will have you on the edge of your seat. Watch as the Crimson and Sapphire pirates battle it out aboard two huge indoor pirate ships. Soaring through the air, these skill acrobats swing from ship to ship engaging in jaw-dropping, choreographed sword fights. Walking the planks and plunging into the lagoon, it is a fight to the finish for these high-sea buccaneers. With non-stop excitement, it’ll be hard to look away long enough to enjoy your meal. After the show, shop the pirate gift shop for your swords, hats, eye patches, and all the other gear needed for your little mateys to set out in search of their own treasure.
All of these attractions and more are guaranteed to make sure that your family trip to Myrtle Beach is a trip everyone will remember for years to come.

Mar28

Spring is in the air and Sea Crest is blooming with specials! Corny puns aside, we are currently offering a wide array of specials to help you save on your family vacation. The weather is warming up and Myrtle Beach is gearing up for a busy season, meaning there will be plenty to keep you busy during your stay. Check out our Spring Specials and see how much you can save on your spring getaway:

Early Booking Discount – Book your stay early to save big! Get 35% off when you book 90 days in advance, 30% off when you book 60 days in advance, or 25% off when you book 30 days in advance. This special is valid for stays up to 14 days in length and is ideal for those who like to plan ahead.

Earn Resort Credit – You can earn resort credit that can be used during your stay by simply booking with Sea Crest. Earn $5 for each booked night in April and $10 for each booked night in May. This credit can be used in a variety of places on-site during your vacation, like at the Beach Java Café and the Ship’s Store.

Splash Package – Combine your stay with tickets to local attractions to save even more during your trip! This package includes tickets to Family Kingdom Water Park and Amusement Park, a round of golf at Jungle Lagoon mini golf, and tickets to the Ripley’s Aquarium. This package also includes breakfast for four at our oceanfront snack bar. This package is designed for families of four but can easily be adjusted for larger or smaller groups.

These are just a few of the generous discounts that Sea Crest Resort offers, be sure to check the full specials page for more information. Start planning your family getaway to Myrtle Beach today!

Dec23

Though Myrtle Beach is known for its pristine, sandy shores and plethora of fun, family friendly attractions, the bustling atmosphere can sometimes become overwhelming for some. If you want to spend a day enjoying a different area and a slower pace, head south to Murrells Inlet and spend the day exploring the Marsh Walk. This popular inlet front venue offers plenty for you and your family to do and is a great way to escape the crowds of the main Myrtle Beach area.

Water sport fanatics will love the thrilling options at the Crazy Sister Marina. Rent out a boat for the day and spend the day leisurely cruising the inlet or rent a few jet skis for a little friendly competition. For a real thrill, take a ride on a banana boat or try parasailing. If you are on a budget, kayaks and long boards are also available for rent and are a bit more budget friendly. Do you have smaller children in the group? Book a ride on the Pirate Adventure boat or take the family for a scenic cruise on the Bahama Mama. Enjoy fishing? Spend a day on the Inlet Princess offshore fishing or book a private charter. Whatever your budget or time frame, you are sure to find plenty to keep your family busy at the marina.

Shoppers will also be pleased with the local vendors that set up show along the Marsh Walk. During the summer, you will see a variety of local artisans offering everything from handmade jewelry and art to specialty food items and the freshest seafood in town. There is also the original Lazy Gator located right across from the Marsh Walk which offers thousands of unique gifts and souvenirs!

Refuel at one of the fantastic inlet front restaurants on the Marsh Walk. All are connected via a waterfront boardwalk, making it easy to restaurant hop and work off a few calories after dinner. The area’s best wood fired pizzas can be found at Bovine’s while great seafood can be found at Creek Ratz. Head to Captain Dave’s Dockside for juicy steaks or Wicked Tuna for succulent sushi. No matter what your palette is craving, you are sure to find something to satisfy everyone in your group on the Marsh Walk. The restaurants also feature live music throughout the week so stick around and enjoy a night out on the town!

The Murrells Inlet Marsh Walk is the perfect place to enjoy a slower pace and spend time with the family. This quaint, seaside town offers plenty of shopping, entertainment, and dining for a full day’s worth of fun. Make sure a trip to this popular destination is a part of your next Myrtle Beach vacatio

Nov22

Whether you are stuck with a rare rainy day at the beach or you are visiting during the off season and are avoiding the milder temperatures, you will find plenty of exciting indoor attractions in the Myrtle Beach area, many of which are just a few minutes from Sea Crest Resort. From family friendly to more adult oriented, the options are endless. Make sure you check out a few of these popular Myrtle Beach indoor attractions during your next stay at Sea Crest Resort:

 

WonderWorks

WonderWorks is an interactive museum experience that hosts over 100 unique and interesting exhibits. Perfect for visitors of all ages, WonderWorks offers a wide array of exhibits, from thrilling to truly mind boggling – and everything in between. Experience the winds of a category one hurricane in the hurricane shack and then become a human lightning rod at the tesla coils. The venue also offers lazer tag, zip line, and two rope obstacle courses.

 

BigD Theater

Movie enthusiasts and visitors looking for the area’s premier movie experience will want to head to the Big D Theater. This luxurious venue showcases the nation’s hottest flicks in auditorium style rooms that feature wall to wall giant screens, measuring an impressive 78 feet wide and 35 feet tall. The theaters also feature custom seats that are more spacious that traditional theater seating and the latest in sound technology. The movie experience at the BigD Theater is truly a once in a lifetime experience!

 

The Ripley’s Aquarium

Conveniently located just up the road at Broadway at The Beach, the Ripley’s Aquarium offers visitors a fun, nautical experience. Filled with several interesting marine exhibits, this local favorite is fun for visitors of all ages. Meet familiar friends at Rainbow Rock and then get up close and personal with sharks at Dangerous Reef. Touch and hold stingrays at ray bay and then grab a bite to eat at the aquarium café. If you are lucky, you might catch one of the tanks during feeding time and see the staff divers enter the tanks to feed the fish!

 

Frank Theaters

Located south of Myrtle Beach in the quaint town on Murrells Inlet, Frank Theaters is the ideal place to go for an entire day of entertainment. This venue is home to a full movie theater that plays all of the current flicks in addition to a full service bowling area, large arcade area, and a full service bar area. Catch a movie with the family or enjoy a little friendly competition on the lanes. Frank Theaters also has a full menu so you can grab some grub and refuel while you are having fun.

 

Live Entertainment Venues

Appreciators of live entertainment will not be disappointed by the wide variety of entertainment venues that the Myrtle Beach area offers. Enjoy hearing your favorite idols belt out their famous ballots at Legends in Concert or hear your favorite band at the Myrtle Beach House of Blues. Many local venues, like the Alabama Theater, Carolina Opry, and Palace Theater, all offer seasonal shows that change between the summer and the holidays. In addition, many area restaurants and bars hose live entertainment throughout the week. You won’t have to go far to hear great music at the beach!

Nov08

There is nothing in life quite like a succulent, juicy burger and sometimes you just have to have one. Luckily for you, there is no shortage of places in Myrtle Beach to satisfy your craving. Whether you enjoy trying creative twists on the classics or just enjoy a great cheeseburger, you won’t have to go far to get your hands on the perfect concoction. Check out our run down of the best burgers at the beach and try a few out during your Myrtle Beach vacations!

River City Café

River City Café is a Myrtle Beach staple. This local restaurant offers several locations throughout the Grand Strand area and serves up creative burgers that you can’t find anywhere else. For something different, try the Nacho Crunch Burger, 3 Alarm Fireburger, or the S’mores Burger. Of course, they have classics like Cheeseburgers and a Swiss Mushroom Burger for the less daring. The burgers are plump, juicy, and made fresh daily.

Hamburger Joe’s

This Surfside Beach gem has been a favorite for locals and visitors alike for over 20 years. Joe has perfected his own hamburger recipe throughout the year and many agree that it’s one of the best in Myrtle Beach. Enjoy a classic burger or add some of Joe’s famous chili to really make it special. Aside from their stellar burgers, this family friendly joint is known for their unbeatable low prices and quick, friendly service.

Five Guys

Five Guys Burgers and Fries is a wildly popular chain found throughout the nation and Myrtle Beach is lucky enough to have our very own. Unlike many other chain restaurants, Five Guys still does things the old fashioned way – by hand. Their burgers and all made in house daily and are as fresh as they come. Variety is key here and there are 250,000 different ways to enjoy your burger! Their fries are also famous and you can enjoy yours five guys style or Cajun style.

Burkey’s Grill

Burkey’s Grill offers guests a fun, family friendly dining option is a 1950’s themed atmosphere. You won’t have to wait long for your burger here as this area favorite is known for their speed. You can get a regular burger or cheeseburger – or beef it up to a double burger if you are really hungry. In true 1950’s fashion, they also offer a wide variety of ice creams for you to enjoy after your meal.

Cheeseburger in Paradise

Jimmy Buffet knew the euphoria of a great burger – so much that he opened his own chain of restaurants dedicated to the art of burger making. Try the original Cheeseburger in Paradise, topped with slow cooked pulled pork, fried onion strings, “frickles”, and a horseradish sauce – a guest favorite. They also have plenty of other creative concoctions to satisfy your cravings, like the Guacamole Burger, the Peanut Monsoon, and the Big Kahuna – to name a few.