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5 Treasure Troves for the Best Myrtle Beach Shopping Adventures

Get in touch with your inner shopaholic! Whether you’re searching for thoughtful gifts or unique souvenirs, we can help lead the way. Explore our guide to Myrtle Beach shopping, and discover all of the treasures waiting for you here. You can enjoy a full day of bargain hunting and fill your arms with shopping bags or spend a leisurely afternoon windowshopping along the boardwalk. Either way, you’re in for a great time! (Especially if you get to unwind in one of our vacation rentals afterward!)

Where to Go Shopping in Myrtle Beach

Broadway at the Beach

Broadway at the Beach is much more than a place to shop!

It’s no surprise that Broadway at the Beach is such a popular spot to shop. This 350-acre space is home to dozens of specialty stores with something for the whole family. Adults can find great deals on clothing and home decor while kids can explore the wonders at Broadway Magic, Klig’s Kites, and Build-a-Bear Workshop. Plus, Broadway at the Beach is much more than a place to shop — it’s where memories are made! Feel free to take a break from shopping to play a round of mini-golf, ride in a speedboat, see the aquarium, and even fly high above it all with a helicopter tour!

Coastal Grand Mall

Coastal Grand Mall has everything from jewelry to electronics and beyond.

Especially on rainy days, you might prefer to stay indoors for your afternoon of shopping. Consider exploring the Coastal Grand Mall! It’s the second largest mall in South Carolina with an extraordinary number of stores. If you’re up for an all-out shopping spree, this is the place for it. The Coastal Grand Mall has everything from jewelry to electronics and beyond. When hunger strikes, the extensive food court has you covered for any craving.

Tanger Outlets

Find your favorite brand names at incredible prices.

Next stop, savings! The Tanger Outlets are perfect for bargain hunters, and they have two convenient locations in Myrtle Beach. You’re welcome to visit them either on Highway 17 or Highway 501 to find your favorite brand names at incredible prices. Both locations include stores for Adidas, Brooks Brothers, Coach, and many more.

The Myrtle Beach Boardwalk

Myrtle Beach
Add some coastal vibes to your shopping experience.

Add some coastal vibes to your shopping experience at the Myrtle Beach Boardwalk! Their shopping district might not have as many stores as the Coastal Grand Mall or the Tanger Outlets, but you’re sure to find some unique treasures here. Stop in at the LandShark Surf Shack, get a custom air-brushed tee at Beach Creations, and make sure you check out the Gay Dolphin Gift Cove!

Barefoot Landing

You can find several boutique shops along the Intracoastal Waterway

Don’t forget about Barefoot Landing in nearby North Myrtle Beach! Here, you can find several boutique shops along the Intracoastal Waterway with gorgeous natural scenery. The serene atmosphere makes it ideal for when you just want to take your time and enjoy a peaceful day of shopping. However, if you are up for some excitement, it’s not far away. Feel free to catch a show at the Alabama Theatre or the House of Blues!

Shop Smart for Your Vacation Rental

We make it easy to find your happy place!

Are you planning a trip to the Myrtle Beach area? We make it easy to find your happy place, so you can save time shopping around for properties! Our vacation rentals are located in some of the most beloved communities of North Myrtle Beach with amenities that go above and beyond expectations. Plus, they come with our exceptional customer service that you can’t get anywhere else. Browse our properties today and get one step closer to the ultimate Grand Strand getaway!

About Vantage

Founded in 2007, Vantage Vacation Rentals specializes in delivering exceptional experiences for both vacation property owners and their rental guests in popular Maryland destinations such as Ocean City, Annapolis and the Eastern Shore of the Chesapeake Bay, as well as the Delaware beaches and North Myrtle Beach, South Carolina. Vantage serves owners with extensive property marketing and promotion as well as comprehensive property management services to help maximize rental income opportunities. With over 550 managed properties, Vantage makes it easy for vacationing guests to find and reserve the perfect option—then enhances their stay with exclusive benefits and discounts. To learn more about Vantage Vacation Rentals, visit VantageOceanCity.com, EasternShoreVacations.com and VantageMB.com.

New and Upcoming Myrtle Beach Attractions

If you happened to read our blog, 2016 Myrtle Beach Attractions You’ll Love, or traveled to Myrtle Beach this past year, than you  already know about some of the new attractions that came to the Myrtle Beach area in 2016.  With 2017 right around the corner, we can’t wait to see what else pops up.

For now, here’s an update on a few other attractions that were new in 2016 as well as something new for 2017.

Track Recreation Center

New this past summer, in case you missed out, was the Track Recreation Center located on restaurant row between Myrtle Beach and North Myrtle Beach. With two multi- level elevated go kart tracks, an indoor arcade, and brand new electric go-karts, this is truly a family fun activity.

Rockin’ Jump

Arrived in Myrtle Beach spring of this year, Rockin’ Jump is truly fitness disguised as fun. This 23,000 square foot trampoline park includes an open area for jumping, two trampoline dodge ball courts, a ninja challenge course, rock climbing walls and more!

Rip Tydz

Coming to Myrtle Beach in February 2017, is a new oceanfront restaurant, Rip Tydz. This new multi level wood and glass building will be one short block from the SkyWheel. The restaurant was designed to be family-friendly during the day and appeal to the social customer come night. The menu includes a variety of seafood, steak, fried food and raw bar.

We will be sure to update you on any new and exciting attractions, restaurants or events coming to the Myrtle Beach and North Myrtle Beach Area.

North Myrtle Beach Indoor Attractions Are the Perfect Cure for a Rainy Day

There’s no need to let an afternoon storm or a rainy day put a damper on your beach vacation. With everything from arcades and mini golf to spas and shopping, there are countless North Myrtle Beach indoor attractions to explore. The best part? There is something to please every member of your group! If you ask us, a rainy day can be the best excuse to experience all that North Myrtle Beach has to offer. Read up to learn more about the area’s best North Myrtle Beach indoor attractions. They are the perfect cure for a rainy day at the beach!

Shop Until You Drop

Shopping is a go-to rainy day activity and in North Myrtle Beach, your options are endless. For gloomy days that aren’t too wet to walk around in, Barefoot Landing has a collection of unique boutiques and souvenir shops. However, if shopping in a covered area is a must, there is a Tanger Outlets shopping center just a few miles south of North Myrtle Beach. For shoppers who want to be totally indoors, the closest mall, the Myrtle Beach Mall, is just 10 minutes from the heart of North Myrtle Beach.

Learn about Exotic Wildlife

Although much of the shopping at Barefoot Landing is uncovered, there are a number of indoor attractions in the center. Two such attractions are the T.I.G.E.R.S. Preservation Station and the Alligator Adventure. At both of these places, visitors come face to face with a range of exotic animals. At the T.I.G.E.R.S. Preservation Station, see and take photographs with tigers and at the Alligator Adventure, plan to see an animal show!

Catch a Live Performance

Other great North Myrtle Beach indoor attractions include a number of theaters and performance centers in the area. Between the Alabama Theatre, Carolina Opry, and the House of Blues, there is bound to be a show to interest your group. See talented musicians and performers live for a unique and entertaining day in North Myrtle Beach. Before you go, you can check event calendars online and purchase tickets. Regardless of the performance you choose, you’ll be delighted by each theaters’ music, dancing, and showmanship!

Play Games at the Arcade

For a day of old-fashioned fun, go to the OD Pavilion Arcade and spend the afternoon playing games and winning prizes. The arcade, located on Ocean Drive near Main Street, has been a staple of North Myrtle Beach family fun for decades. The OD Pavilion has all the best arcade games, plus a restaurant, lounge, and amusement park. Whatever the weather outside, the OD Pavilion Arcade is always buzzing with activity inside.

Recharge at the Spa

There’s no better place to take cover from a rainy day than at the spa. Book an appointment for a facial, pedicure, or massage and the worst weather won’t phase you. While the list of spas and salons in North Myrtle Beach is unending  and you’re sure to enjoy a treatment at any of the top spas in the area, consider a visit to Cinzia the Spa at North Beach Plantation for a truly spectacular spa day.

Putt-Putt Indoors

Another great activity on the list of North Myrtle Beach indoor attractions is indoor miniature golf at Molten Mountain. Want an insider’s tip? Check Molten Mountain’s website for a coupon to use on your visit! This volcano-shaped facility is completely air conditioned and indoors, making it the perfect rainy day activity. Watch the top of the volcano on your way inside, it erupts with fire every 30 minutes!  

Go to the Movies

A trip to the movie theater is a classic rainy day activity. In North Myrtle Beach, the best movie theater to escape a dreary day in is the Carmike Colonial 12 at the Myrtle Beach Mall. Or, for something a little less traditional, visit the 7D Cinema at Barefoot Landing. Here, you won’t just watch a movie, you’ll experience it with all your senses! The 7D Cinema offers 10 different shows that vary in length from 5 to 15 minutes each.

Experience The Best North Myrtle Beach Indoor Attractions!

Our list of indoor attractions in North Myrtle Beach is just a sampling of all the great things to do on the Grand Strand! Whether you’re a shopping enthusiast, a thrill seeker, a sportsman, or someone simply looking for relaxation, North Myrtle Beach welcomes you to a destination of entertainment, adventure, and leisure. Let Vantage Vacation Rentals help you plan your next North Myrtle Beach vacation. With a collection of premier vacation rental properties, we are confident that you will find your perfect beach getaway with us!

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