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Sun & Fun Rewards Delivers Big Summer Savings on Grand Strand Attractions

First-time guests at the oceanfront Strand Resort on the Myrtle Beach oceanfront are always delighted to discover the long list of fun and luxurious amenities found right on the resort property - including wet and wild attractions like our oceanfront pool deck, direct beach access and tanning lawn; food and beverage options like The Market...

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The Grand Strand: A Perfect Vacation Destination for Health Nuts, Romantics and All-Nighters Alike

With its lengthy list of attractions of both the natural and man-made varieties - ranging from the Atlantic Ocean and the Intracoastal Waterway to parks, theaters, museums, thrill rides and restaurants of most every type - the Grand Strand truly has something for everyone. It’s why people of all stripes come from far and wide to vacation...

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Full Events Schedule Cranks up the Summer Fun on the Grand Strand

Featuring 60-plus miles of gorgeous Atlantic Ocean coastline and a lengthy list of family-friendly attractions, the Grand Strand is well-known as a top destination for summertime fun in the South. Add in the numerous and wide-ranging summer festivals and events found in the Myrtle Beach area, and it’s easy to see why the lure of the...

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Sun & Fun Rewards: Your Ticket to Big Savings on Top Grand Strand Attractions

With our Sun & Fun Rewards program, guests receive a package when they check in at Ocean Reef Resort that includes free tickets, discounted admissions and other perks at some of the top attractions in the Myrtle Beach area. Here’s a look at the benefits in store for our guests as part of the spring 2018 (March 3-June 1) Sun & Fun...

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Spoil Mom This Mother’s Day

Pack the car and grab mom, and surprise her with a trip to The Strand Resort in Myrtle Beach.  What an amazing memory you will create.  If you are looking for some extra gifts to really spoil her, there are plenty of ways to step the maternal pampering up a bit during your stay at The Strand. While you and the family are creating...

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5 Festive Reasons to Vacation on the Grand Strand This Spring

As spring sets in on our 60-mile stretch of the Carolina coastline, the flowers are blooming, the birds are chirping — and the Myrtle Beach area’s activities calendar is quickly filling up with a range of exciting festivals and events. Spring tends to be packed with festivals and special events on the Grand Strand, and 2018 is no...

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Get to the Beach Quicker With New Direct Flights

Myrtle Beach, South Carolina has long been a popular vacation destination for road travelers. Now the Grand Strand is becoming a great place to land. The Myrtle Beach International Airport has been expanding and becoming a popular destination for new airlines.  If you want to get to The Strand Resort quicker so you can spend more...

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Myrtle Beach International Film Festival Brings Silver-Screen Gems to the Carolina Coast

Beyond its location, the MBIFF sets itself apart from other film festivals with its panel of judges — seven movie buffs from all walks of life and a range of occupational fields, rather than the typical, strictly-filmmaker makeup. As a result, festival attendees are treated to films that the average viewer considers to be entertaining and...

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Step on Stage and Belt Out Your Favorites at the Grand Strand’s Top Karaoke Bars

Looking for a way to hit all the high notes on your next trip to the Grand Strand? At the Myrtle Beach area’s karaoke bars, you can step into the spotlight and show off your pipes in a friendly atmosphere that’s sure to bring fun for all. And while you may not land that record deal, you can at least impress your friends (or treat...

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Get Into the Swing of Spring With Some Golf on the Grand Strand

While the Myrtle Beach area’s temperate coastal climate allows golf to be enjoyed here year-round, many local golfers say spring is the best time to get into the swing of the sport - because that’s when the Grand Strand’s 100-plus golf courses are in full bloom and at their most beautiful, it’s when the temperatures are...

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5 Primo Places to Enjoy Fine Dining on the Grand Strand

Vacations offer the perfect opportunity to spoil yourself - you’re taking a break from the everyday routine, you’re likely in a new and exciting place, and you’re looking to make some fond family memories. Further, one splurge that nearly everyone can get behind is treating yourself to a fine meal at a fancy...

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Enjoy a Unique Under-the-Sea Dining Experience This Valentine’s Day in Myrtle Beach

Few settings are quite as romantic as the beach - the soothing sound of crashing waves, the soft feel of sand under your feet and the beauty of the ocean’s blue waters all contribute to an amorous atmosphere. Few beach destinations can boast the wide range of activities and accommodations found along the Grand Strand, so it’s clear...

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4 Reasons the Grand Strand Is a Great Option for Spring Break

Each year, spring break presents the perfect opportunity to ditch the winter doldrums and celebrate the welcome return of greener scenery, warmer weather and livelier wildlife. And it’s hard to imagine a more appropriate way to celebrate these things than with a visit to the beach - especially if that beach sits along the Atlantic...

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A taste of honky tonk comes to the Grand Strand

With several legendary entertainment venues, there’s never a dull moment in Myrtle Beach, South Carolina. You can catch big names and see buzzworthy acts at the House of Blues. Then there’s The Bowery, the oldest bar on the Grand Strand and the birthplace of the iconic country music group Alabama. And, The Boathouse offers an...

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Myrtle Beach-area businesses offer a range of ways to let loose your inner artist

Whether you’re a visitor or a local, it’s not hard to find inspiration in the Myrtle Beach’s natural surroundings - the Atlantic Ocean’s whitecaps and blue waters, the gorgeous, white-sand beaches along the area’s 60 miles of coastline, and the South Carolina Lowcountry’s charming Southern scenery can all...

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There are miles of fun to be had in Myrtle Beach this March

Each year, tons of families and friends vacation in and around Myrtle Beach, South Carolina. The area’s more than 60 miles of white-sand beaches, countless restaurants, renowned golf courses and lavish resorts make it the perfect place to come relax and not do much of anything. But not everyone who visits the shores of the Grand Strand is...

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Dig into all the great deals during Restaurant Week in Myrtle Beach

Myrtle Beach, South Carolina, is known as one of the country’s most popular vacation destinations during the spring and summer months. But in reality, there’s plenty to do in this bustling coastal town any season of the year – even in the dead of winter. The breeze and the water may be a tad cooler, but the deals start heating up during...

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In 2018, resolve to visit Myrtle Beach AND save money

A Myrtle Beach vacation is a welcome treat during any season, especially for families looking to get away from it all. With over 60 miles of beautiful, white-sand beaches, abundant family-friendly attractions such as shopping/entertainment complexes and amusement parks, and a subtropical climate that tends to be comfortable no matter the time...

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