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A vacation on the Grand Strand is a perfect getaway for the whole family! With stunning scenery, plenty of kid-friendly attractions, and nightly entertainment to be found, the communities of Garden City Beach and Surfside Beach are family-friendly destinations. Learn more about how to enjoy a multi-generational vacation on the Grand Strand!

Our spacious coastal homes are the perfect place to gather generations of a family together under one roof — we even have properties with elevators for easy luggage moving and for those with mobility challenges. Or, opt for a condo getaway with every member of the family enjoying proximity to one another in the same complex, access to community amenities, and the ease that comes with a space of their own during a beach vacation. Start planning a family reunion on the grand strand today! 

Enjoy Time Outdoors

Feel like a kid again exploring the outdoor paradise that can be found on the Grand Strand! Huntington Beach State Park and Myrtle beach State Park are two sprawling outdoor attractions that invite visitors to explore beaches, natural trails, fishing piers, and more! No matter your pace or desire, kids of all ages (and adults for that matter) will delight in taking in the scenery and nature that can be found on the Grand Strand!

For more outdoor fun, spend the day at Brookgreen Gardens. Home to botanical gardens, a sculpture collection, and even a zoo, the Brookgreen Gardens are a hub for art and nature in the area! Stroll through the beautifully landscaped gardens or enter the zoo to see native animal species such as river otters, owls, foxes, alligators, and more!

And of course, a beach day is always a perfect way to enjoy quality time with the whole family! Bring along some beach chairs, games, and an umbrella for a day of fun and leisure on the South Carolina coast! Book one of our vacation rentals that sit within walking distance of the beach for a convenient and restful beach day. Or rent a property with a pool for sunny relaxation at your vacation rental. Find homes with private pools or with community pool access — a perfect amenity for warm-weather fun for the whole family!

Family-Friendly Fun

Myrtle Beach is a hub for family-friendly attractions. During a vacation with the whole family, explore the variety of Ripley’s attractions. Learn about life under the sea at the aquarium, challenge a friend to a game in the arcade, and explore the novelties at Ripley’s Believe It or Not! These attractions have something to delight every age group and bring the family together for memories that will last a lifetime! 

In Myrtle Beach, Broadway at the Beach is a hub for dining, live entertainment, and unique attractions! Take your pick of fun activities like Top Golf, the Myrtle Beach Waves Park, the Hollywood Wax Museum, and more. And when you get hungry, dine at one of the many restaurants including sushi, pizza, burgers, and more! Adults looking for a fun night out can enjoy the bar scene while the little ones can enjoy events like live music, dance performances, and even fireworks!

Grand Strand Dining & Nightly Entertainment

When your family gets hungry, there are plenty of options for dining on the Grand Strand! Find low country cuisine, coastal dishes, and local ice cream shops to soothe a sweet tooth.

The Murrells Inlet Marsh Walk is a hub for dining and live entertainment! Home to a handful of restaurants and bars, even the pickiest of eaters will find something to delight their tastebuds! Plus, live music can be enjoyed every night at this waterfront entertainment district! For a real meal and show, book an evening at one of the dinner shows in the Myrtle Beach area like Medieval Times and the Pirate’s Voyage!

Make Memories in a Garden City Beach or Surfside Beach Vacation Rental

Find the ideal home-away-from-home in a Grand Strand vacation rental! With properties featuring hot tubs, pools, elevators, and even dog-friendly rentals, you’ll find a variety of options for your family’s next beach vacation. Enjoy having the whole family under one roof in one of our larger vacation homes, or book a couple of condos for privacy while being in close proximity when you all stay in the same complex! Find a location with oceanfront views or a walk to the beach and make the most of your Grand Strand getaway! 

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