Myrtle Beach Attractions

Myrtle Beach, South Carolina boasts many nicknames each with a unique attraction highlighted. It’s known to some as the Seaside Golf Capital of the world, with over 100 championship courses. To others, it’s called the Branson by the Sea, referring to several musical theaters dotting Myrtle Beach’s coastline. If you love playing “putt-putt, it’s also known as the Miniature Golf Capital of the World. You’ll find each of these nicknames is well-earned!

Best Western’s prime North end location, just two miles away from the beach, is perfect for you to enjoy all 60 miles of our beautiful, sandy beaches. Our guests will appreciate the quick drive to world-class attractions, vast entertainment choices, exceptional dining, and unique shopping adventures. Enjoy a round of golf or a walk on the beach, and after your long day of play, you'll find our outdoor pool perfect for some relaxation. We invite you to stop by our front desk for assistance with dinner reservations, tour suggestions, or any questions you may have about Myrtle Beach’s attractions.

Main Attractions

Myrtle Beach SkyWheel

The SkyWheel is a wonderful way to sit back and relax while soaring nearly twenty stories above Myrtle Beach’s oceanfront boardwalk and sky-blue Atlantic waters. Beat the heat or escape the cold outside on the SkyWheel, featuring climate-controlled gondolas that offer an uplifting experience. You’ll enjoy a rare bird’s eye view highlighting miles of Myrtle Beach’s breathtaking skyline, whether you choose to ride during the day or night. Adults and children of all ages will appreciate this unforgettable experience!

Broadway at the Beach

Broadway at the Beach is South Carolina’s #1 travel destination year after year! You’ll find the largest entertainment venue of its kind in the state; featuring unique specialty shops, outstanding dining, prize-winning attractions and fantastic nightlife. Broadway at the Beach’s terrific location surrounds the beautiful Lake Broadway, offering convenient parking and a wide range of activities for visitors of all ages. You’ll revel in this magical place making wonderful memories of your own.

Ripley's Aquarium

Don’t miss the fun at Ripley’s Aquarium! You’ll glide on a 340-foot moving path beneath the Dangerous Reef as you come face to face with thousands of fish of every shape and size. Ripley’s Aquarium offers various touch experiences with up close and personal encounters with spotted eagle rays, cownose rays, sharks, hermit crabs and jellies. Do sharks sleep at night? You can find out by adding a sleepover adventure, where you’ll sleep with sharks in the Dangerous Reef Tunnel.