Top Ten Wedding Locations in Myrtle Beach
Are you looking for a place to have your wedding in Myrtle Beach? If so, this is a great list to help you get started. From extravagent reception halls in oceanfront resorts to quaint ceremonies just outside of town, Myrtle Beach has it all. No matter what your budget or guest list look like, you’re sure to find the perfect spot to make your wedding dreams come true. If you’re planning a beach wedding, just be sure to follow the proper rules according to each city or county. These wedding venues can help with almost any detail you can think of (and then some)!
1931 Brookgreen Drive, Murrells Inlet, SC 29576
Brookgreen Gardens could quite possibly be the most beautiful setting for a garden wedding in the world. Founded in 1931 by Archer and Anna Hyatt Huntington, the gardens have gorgeous sculptures and landscaping to die for. You are required to purchase a membership to hold a wedding at Brookgreen Gardens and several lovely settings can be made into a spectacular scene for your ceremony and wedding reception. Choose from a cozy cottage, the Lowcountry Center and Courtyard, Huntington Sculpture Garden or Pavilion Restaurant for the perfect setting. Brookgreen’s staff will help with each detail along the way to ensure that your day is everything you imagined and more!
14276 Ocean Hwy, Pawleys Island, SC 29585
The self-proclaimed goal of the folks at Litchfield Beach and Golf Resort is to help you create the event of a lifetime. Hold your ceremony or reception in the grand Tara ballroom or in the golf clubhouse for up to 300 guests. The professionals here will help you with each and every detail and recommend only the best vendors around for flowers, cakes and more. It’s the perfect spot for out of town guests since the resort has great places to stay and offers a ton of amenities to keep everyone entertained throughout the wedding celebrations. Three golf courses, a full service restaurant, fitness center and spa are just a few amenities you’ll find at Litchfield Beach and Golf Resort.
161 Sea Watch Drive, Myrtle Beach, SC 29572
The Conference Center at Sea Watch Resort offers a large space for weddings and events with anywhere from 30 to 300 guests. The Calypso Ballroom offers great views of the ocean and everything you need for to have a blast at your reception. As one of the premier spaces for Myrtle Beach weddings, Sea Watch features comfortable accommodations and endless amenities to suit each and every guest.
8121 Amalfi Place, Myrtle Beach, SC 29572
Every event is a grande one at Marina Inn at Grande Dunes. Their event space can host up to 700 guests and their grande lawn offers amazing views of the Intracoastal Waterway. The resort offers a wedding checklist for brides and grooms with everything you need to know about hosting a wedding and a personalized website is created to make it easy for your guests to find information on the celebration. Want to do something fun for your wedding party? Marina Inn can plan a golf outing or tennis tournament. Check their website for seasonal wedding specials.
100 North Beach Blvd, North Myrtle Beach, SC 29582
The ceremony and reception venues at North Beach Plantation offer magical settings for every taste. Get married with your toes in the sand followed by a tented ceremony in their courtyard with an exquisite menu. The wedding planners at North Beach are there to see that everything is taken care of throughout the entire planning process. North Beach Plantation is a recipient of AAA’s Four Diamond rating and is home to condos, cottages and a premier Penthouse suite.
10000 Beach Club Dr, Myrtle Beach, SC 29572
The venues at Kingston Plantation received WeddingWire’s Couple’s Choice Award for 2016 and with one quick look around, it’s not hard to see why. Plan a romantic ceremony on the beach or on their lawn with an ocean view then move the party upstairs to the 16th floor rooftop ballroom at Hilton Myrtle Beach. The seasoned event staff will ensure even the smallest details are seen to every step of the way.
For those newly engaged couples planning an elegant, yet traditional affair, Pine Lakes Country Club is the place for you. The Granddaddy has been home to weddings for nearly 90 years and it shows! Their perfectly manicured lawn is great for ceremonies and the reception ballrooms are adorned with crystal chandeliers and fireplaces. They can also arrange outdoor receptions under huge tents or canopies.
1110 Celebrity Circle, Myrtle Beach, SC 29577
When you think of weddings in Myrtle Beach, Ripley’s Aquarium may not even come to mind. However, their staff has assisted in planning dozens of events and weddings throughout the years. Just think of all the cool photo opps! They host large cocktail parties, small dinners and even seated affairs. The Taste of the Island menu is the perfect theme for your special day and comes with options like bacond wrapped scallops, teriyaki pork loin and coconut cream pie.
Dunes Golf & Beach Club
The Dunes Golf and Beach Club boasts that the only thing they overlook is the ocean and what a view it is! The professional staff is committed to serving you and your guests with the ultimate wedding experience in a traditional setting. The Ballroom offers space for up to 500 for cocktail services or 300 seated. Looking for ways to save money? Check out the low season rates from November through March.
Thompson Farm & Nursery
100 Brickyard Place, Conway, SC 29527
Thompson Farm and Bucksville Hall offer a unique setting just off the beaten path in Conway, South Carolina. Wedding ceremonies are held under beautiful aging trees on the quiet farm. Receptions are held just steps away in the open-air barn that can comfortably seat up to 200 guets. They offer packages that include hay bales for the ceremony, linens, vintage carts and more. Special rates are available in January and February and on non-holiday Friday and Sundays.
Here are several other ideas for wedding venues around Myrtle Beach. Resorts and Hotels │Up and Down the Grand Strand Almost any hotel or resort you check out can help make your fantasy Myrtle Beach wedding a reality. On-site catering and event coordinators can take care of the details while you’re away. Beach Home Rentals │Grand Strand Locations Several rental companies in Myrtle Beach will allow small parties or gatherings. Just be sure to check with them first. Public Parks │Myrtle Beach, 843-918-1008 A number of public parks in the Myrtle Beach area allow outdoor weddings. Beautiful oaks and grassy clearings are a serene setting for an intimate Myrtle Beach wedding. Wedding Chapel by the Sea │933 Highway 501, Myrtle Beach, 855-855-5933 This Myrtle Beach wedding chapel is perfect for couples on a budget. They can do everything from providing silk flowers to creating a photo collage DVD. Apache Pier │9700 Kings Road, Myrtle Beach, 843-449-7323 The Apache Pier overlooking the Atlantic Ocean welcomes wedding parties. This peaceful pier is just off the beaten path on its own campground in northern Myrtle Beach. Myrtle Beach Train Depot │851 Broadway St., Myrtle Beach, 843-918-4906 The historic train depot offers an affordable rental space for weddings and receptions with exposed brick walls and other unique features. The Cooper House │6011 Dick Pond Rd., Myrtle Beach, 843-236-7077 The Cooper House offers Southern charm in an historic setting near the Intracoastal Waterway.
About The Author
Isabella grew up in Chicago, Illinois. She is a Coastal Carolina University graduate, and after working in 6 states, she now permanently resides in Myrtle Beach. She is an avid reader, enjoys photography in her spare time, and frequents the beautiful Grand Strand beaches as often as possible.