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Top Hotels in the Northern Section of Myrtle Beach and North Myrtle Beach
Ocean Reef Resort has been a fan-favorite for many years.

Top Hotels in the Northern Section of Myrtle Beach and North Myrtle Beach

The north strand of Myrtle Beach and into North Myrtle Beach is a popular spot to stay with our visitors. We went directly to our Facebook fans to see which of the hotels in that area have the most to offer. Here are the top seven resorts selected by our fans.

Ocean Reef Resort

7100 N Ocean Blvd, Myrtle Beach, SC 29572

based on 154 reviews

Ocean Reef Resort is located at 71st Avenue North along Ocean Boulevard in the northern section of Myrtle Beach. The ship wreck waterpark provides hours of water fun for all ages. Take a ride aboard the Lagoon Launcher slide or stand under the Tiki Men waterfall. Ocean Reef offers oceanfront rooms, efficiencies, suites, parlor rooms and condos with up to four bedrooms. The oceanfront resort is also home to a game room, ping pong, shuffleboard and a giant chess board.

Sea Watch Resort

161 Sea Watch Drive, Myrtle Beach, SC 29572

based on 106 reviews

Sea Watch Resort is comprised of two separate oceanfront towers that offer one-, two- and three-bedroom condos. Amenities at the popular northern resort include six heated pools, 24-hour front desk service, seasonal children’s activities, two lazy rivers and ten hot tubs. Captain’s Cove Oceanfront Café offers a full breakfast buffet each morning equipped with an omelet and waffle station. The oceanfront Tiki Bar is open seasonally and serves up fruity, frozen cocktails and smoothies.

Avista Resort

300 N Ocean Blvd, North Myrtle Beach, SC 29582

based on 104 reviews

Oceanfront Avista Resort is located just a short walk from Main Street in North Myrtle Beach. The uniquely shaped resort offers a variety of multi-room accommodations and standard suites. Each room comes equipped with a refrigerator, microwave, stove and utensils. Splash around in two pools, a lazy river, hot tubs or a kiddy pool when you’re ready to cool down. They also have a full-service restaurant, a funky lounge for drinks and a seasonal poolside grill.

Dunes Village Resort

5200 N Ocean Blvd, Myrtle Beach, SC 29577

based on 191 reviews

Located along a quiet stretch of beaches, Dunes Village Resort was chosen as one of the World’s top 1% of hotels by Expedia Insider’s Select. The resort is split into two phases with 30,000 square feet of combined water parks plus a lazy river, oceanfront pool deck and bubbling whirlpools. Be sure to bring a racket to try their brand new tennis courts. Dunes Village has a variety of room types for families of all sizes and budgets. Take your pick from studios, suites and condos.

Sands Ocean Club Resort

9550 Shore Dr, Myrtle Beach, SC 29572

based on 93 reviews

Sands Ocean Club is home to the famous Ocean Annie’s Beach Bar which draws visitors in year after year. The resort is located just off Shore Drive in the northern section of Myrtle Beach and features one-, two- and three bedrooms in its units. Besides the great pools, restaurants and amenities, when you stay with Sands you get lots of extras like golf, waterpark and amusement park admission.

Prince Resort at the Cherry Grove Pier

3500 N Ocean Blvd, North Myrtle Beach, SC 29582

based on 74 reviews

Prince Resort at the Cherry Grove Pier is easily noticed by its blue and orange trimmed building along Ocean Boulevard. Rooms at the resort offer oversized balconies and floor-to-ceiling windows with amazing ocean views. Popular features of the hotel include a rooftop swimming pool on the second tower, mushroom waterfall kiddie pool, 3500 Grill offering oceanfront dining and access to the Cherry Grove Pier, tackle shop and gift store.

Ocean Creek

10600 N Kings Hwy, Myrtle Beach, SC 29572

based on 59 reviews

For guests who crave a little more privacy on their vacation, Ocean Creek Resort is the perfect spot. It’s nestled among 57 acres with 24-hour gated security. Vacationers can select rooms in one of three oceanfront towers, villas or homes. The resort has several pools around the complex, a tennis center and a seasonal summer kids program. The Four Seasons Restaurant offers a breakfast buffet that is sure to jump start your day. If you’re out by the beach, check out the Beach Club Bar and Grill.