Things to do for Couples in Myrtle Beach


With plenty of things to do to celebrate a date night, an anniversary, or any special occasion, Myrtle Beach is a top vacation spot for couples. From gardens to golf, adventure and romance abound along the Grand Strand. Here are some of our favorite things to do for couples in Myrtle Beach:

Plan a date under the sea at Ripley's Aquarium, one of the many romantic things to do for couples in myrtle beach.

Myrtle Beach Activities for Couples

Brookgreen Gardens

Visit Brookgreen Gardens for a romantic stroll through this unique garden, featuring sculptures, art installations, and beautiful foliage and florals. Brookgreen Gardens is open daily, and the property hosts seasonal events that draw locals and visitors alike to enjoy the space in new ways. The most popular and arguably the most romantic event hosted at Brookgreen Gardens is Nights of a Thousand Candles, when the gardens are lit by the soft glow of thousands of hand-lit candles and string lights.  

Dinner Theater

Myrtle Beach is home to countless delicious and fun restaurants that are great for date nights and romantic meals, but why not take it a step further with dinner and a show? Get all dolled up and solve a 1920s murder mystery with a side of authentic Italian food at Riga Tony’s, indulge in decadent Polynesian food at the Polynesian Fire Luau, or cheer on your favorite knight at Medieval Times

Check out more dinner shows in Myrtle Beach here.

Celestial Spa on Cloud 9 

Couples looking for a romantic date idea in Myrtle Beach can book a couples massage at Celestial Spa on Cloud 9, the premier location for couples massages in Myrtle Beach. This spa offers a Togetherness massage, where you’ll both be treated to a full body massage with hot stones and soothing steamed towels. 

Wine Tasting

Discover your new favorite wine at Duplin Winery. This winery is famous for their Muscadine wines, sweet and light with a fresh finish. Take your time to taste up to 10 wines during your tour, and stop by the gift shop for fresh gourmet cheeses and dips to complement your new bottle – then head back to Sea Crest for a wine and cheese night in your comfortable oceanfront suite. 

Mini Golf 

Myrtle Beach is the mini golf capital of the world, making it easy to find the perfect themed course for your date night. There are over 50 courses to choose from, ranging from classic courses like Molten Mountain to unique and off-beat themes like Mt. Atlanticus Minotaur Golf and Mayday Golf

Historic Downtown Conway

With quaint shops, beautiful views, and unique local restaurants, it’s easy to plan a fun and romantic date near Myrtle Beach in Historic Downtown Conway. Locally-owned shops like Good Day Sunshine and Papa’s General Store will make you feel welcome as soon as you walk in the door, and there’s no shortage of delicious places to eat: try Crafty Rooster or Chanti’s for a relaxed feel, or treat yourself to riverfront views at Rivertown Bistro

Myrtle Beach Boat Tours

Share the excitement of seeing dolphins up close for a romantic afternoon in Myrtle Beach! Hop aboard the Hurricane II, and your experienced captain will take you out to sea. Once they’ve located a pod of these awesome creatures, you’ll spend some time floating nearby to observe them in their natural habitat. They may even race beside the boat as you head back to shore! 

Ripley’s Aquarium

A visit to Ripley’s Aquarium can make a great Myrtle Beach date. With over 10,000 sea creatures to see, you can take your time strolling through this massive aquarium with your date and enjoy the relaxing atmosphere. Meet hermit crabs, horseshoe crabs, and stingrays at the touch tank, or go the extra mile and book a sloth or penguin encounter! 

people enjoying breakfast at the sea crest resort

Best Oceanfront Hotels in Myrtle Beach for Couples

Sea Crest Oceanfront Resort is a top oceanfront resort in Myrtle Beach for couples, home to spacious suites and efficiencies that boast private balconies, unbeatable amenities, and special offers to make your stay more affordable. 

Guests at our Myrtle Beach hotel on the ocean have access to a variety of amenities – from on-site dining and Starbucks coffee to a newly-remodeled fitness center, impressive water features, and more.

Ready to book your romantic Myrtle Beach getaway? Check out these special offers and start planning your stay today.