Discover Murrells Inlet’s Parks and Piers
Located off Highway 17 Bypass and 15 miles south of Myrtle Beach, the Country Inn & Suites in Murrells Inlet is ideal for travelers seeking proximity to deep-sea fishing excursions, garden tours, top golf courses and exciting nightlife. Our hotel is within two miles of Murrells Inlet MarshWalk and Crazy Sister Marina, where you can stroll the wooden boardwalk or book a spot on a chartered boat for tours and deep-sea fishing expeditions. Work on your tan at Huntington Beach State Park or spend time admiring the sculptures and wildlife at Brookgreen Gardens, both about four miles south of the hotel. Ready for some shopping? Head to Myrtle Beach to visit The Market Common or Broadway at the Beach, both packed with stores to visit and exciting things to do.
Parks and Recreation:
- Crazy Sister Marina (1.7 miles)
For deep-sea fishing excursions, paddleboard tours or dolphin-watching expeditions, stop by Crazy Sister Marina. An on-site gift shop is the perfect place to pick up a souvenir or grab a snack.
Phone: +1 (843) 651-3676
- The Pier at Garden City (2.3 miles)
Find something fun for everyone in your group at The Pier at Garden City, home to a tackle shop, an arcade, a café and a pier bar. Cast your fishing line or simply relax and people watch.
Phone: +1 (843) 651-9700
- Brookgreen Gardens (4.3 miles)
Named one of the Top 10 Public Gardens by Coastal Living magazine in 2018, Brookgreen Gardens features on-site dining, a gift shop and themed outdoor areas anchored by larger-than-life bronze sculptures. This 9,100-acre property is also a wildlife preserve and includes a zoo with farm and native animals.
Phone: +1 (843) 235-6000
- Huntington Beach State Park (5.3 miles)
Home to sea turtles, alligators, birdlife and Atalaya castle, Huntington Beach State Park is an oasis of calm that overlooks the Atlantic Ocean. Enjoy a hike, sunbathe or picnic at this beautiful, secluded state park.
Phone: +1 (843) 237-4440
- Myrtle Beach State Park (7.4 miles)
Grab your fishing pole, a picnic basket and your beach tote for an outing at Myrtle Beach State Park. This oceanfront park offers hiking trails, gazebos and a fishing pier in the heart of the Grand Strand.
Phone: +1 (843) 238-5325
- Midway Park (10.2 miles)
If you love playing tennis, head to Midway Park, where you can find six lighted courts. There’s also a lighted basketball court, a rest area and bathroom facilities.
- Legacy Antique Mall (walking distance)
Celebrating more than 25 years in business, the Legacy Antique Mall specializes in vintage jewelry, antique furniture and home décor.
Phone: +1 (843) 651-0884
- Hudson’s Surfside Flea Market (3.1 miles)
Find everything under the sun at this expansive flea market in Surfside Beach. With more than 70,000 square feet of covered space and 400 vendors, the market offers handmade goods, clothing, jewelry, golf supplies and more.
Phone: +1 (843) 238-0372
- The Market Common (8 miles)
At this destination, you can catch the latest blockbuster movie, browse the boutiques and book store, indulge in casual or fine dining, and stroll around the scenic lake.
Phone: +1 (843) 839-3500
- Broadway at the Beach (12 miles)
Located in the heart of Myrtle Beach, Broadway at the Beach offers fun for everyone. See a show at one of the theaters, shop the boutiques, dine at eclectic restaurants, and visit the amusement area for a ride on the carousel. At night, you can watch the fireworks show over Broadway Lake and bar-hop in Celebrity Square for live music and dancing.
Phone: +1 (843) 444-3200
- Gilligan’s Island Funland (1 mile)
Take your family to this miniature golf course with an elaborate desert-island theme. Two 18-hole mini courses wind through streams, waterfalls and caves, and you can search for the secret hole that results in a free game if you score a hole-in-one!
Phone: +1 (843) 651-4220
- Murrells Inlet MarshWalk (1.7 miles)
There’s always something happening at the Murrells Inlet MarshWalk, a half-mile wooden boardwalk that skirts the estuary and features restaurants, bars, boat docks and outdoor vendors.
Phone: +1 (704) 609-7535
- Wild Water & Wheels (3.4 miles)
Race down the slides, ride the swells at the wave pool, float on a tube in the lazy river or zip around the go-kart track at this entertainment complex in Surfside Beach.
Phone: +1 (843) 238-3787
- Family Kingdom Amusement Park (12.4 miles)
Located on bustling Ocean Boulevard in Myrtle Beach, this seaside amusement park offers nearly 40 rides for visitors of all ages, including the wooden roller coaster Swamp Fox and the Log Flume water ride.
Phone: +1 (843) 626-3447
Nearby Golf Courses:
- Myrtle Beach Bike Week Spring Rally (May)
- Murrells Inlet Boat Parade (Jul)
- Myrtle Beach Bike Week Fall Rally (Oct)
- Brookgreen Gardens’ Nights of a Thousand Candles (Dec)
Other Points of Interest:
- Bank of America
- C&K Systems
- Century 21 Real Estate
- Tidelands Waccamaw Community Hospital