Captain's Quarters is a favorite hotel among families at the beach.

Top Kid-Friendly Myrtle Beach Hotels & Resorts for 2019

By Marissa Polascak
February 4, 2019

Myrtle Beach, South Carolina is always at the top of the list for family-friendly vacations. Countless attractions, over 50 mini golf courses and the beach assure that your family will have nothing but fun memories to take back home. Sometimes the best vacations are ones where you can just sit back and relax but this is no easy task when you’ve got little ones to worry about. That’s why we’ve put together a list of the best Myrtle Beach resorts and hotels for kids. Equipped with waterparks, bowling lanes and kids clubs, there’s something for all ages at these fun hotels. Looking for something different? Check out our complete list of Myrtle Beach hotels.

Breakers Resort

Ocean front at 21st and 27th Ave N, Myrtle Beach, SC 29578
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Fun is calling your name and Breakers Resort is the place to be, especially if you’re on a family vacation! Children get a kick out of the pirate ship in the oceanfront backyard of the resort. Need some alone time? The Breakers Resort Kids Club can take the little ones off for some fun and games. Spend some quality time together in the 418-foot lazy river or grab a cone at the ice cream parlor. Whatever you need is right under your nose at Breakers Resort.

South Bay Inn & Suites

520 North Ocean Blvd, Myrtle Beach, SC 29577
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South Bay Inn & Suites is the newest and coolest addition to the Grand Strand! This modern oceanfront hotel is located on the Myrtle Beach Boardwalk, providing families with easy access to shopping, dining, amusements, and tons of fun. Kids will absolutely love the indoor waterpark, which features a children’s play area with water spill buckets, two awesome waterslides, a lazy river, and more. South Bay also boasts a game room and arcade where kids of all ages can enjoy foosball, pool, and video games. 

Crown Reef Beach Resort and Waterpark

2913 South Ocean Blvd, Myrtle Beach, SC 29577
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This family-friendly, oceanfront resort is home to non-stop fun for the kiddos! Crown Reef boasts 15 water features, including two giant slides, a children’s play area, lazy river, pools, and more! There is also an on-site coinless arcade so kids of all ages can enjoy hours upon hours of fun. During the peak summer season, Crown Reef hosts a children’s activities program featuring fun things to do such as movie night, bingo, glow parties, tie dye, and tons of other cool things!

Captain's Quarters Resort

901 S Ocean Blvd, Myrtle Beach, SC 29577
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A bowling alley, friendly shark mascot and arcade are just a few of the things that kids love about Captain’s Quarters. Parents love the affordability and the endless fun provided for their little ones. In the summer months, a children’s activity program has activities like sandcastle building, pool games, treasure hunts and shell searches. The shipwreck lagoon water park is the perfect way to cool off on a warm summer day.

Dunes Village Resort

5200 N Ocean Blvd, Myrtle Beach, SC 29577
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This oceanfront family-friendly resort features a 30,000 square-foot indoor waterpark, which includes adult-size waterslides, a lazy river, kiddie pools, hot tubs and a large pool with water volleyball and basketball. Two boardwalks from the property offer easy access to the beach, and the oceanfront pool deck offers tons of kid-friendly fun!

The Caravelle Resort

6900 N Ocean Blvd, Myrtle Beach, SC 29572
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With its poolscape that stretches the entire span of one block, there’s plenty of fun to be had at The Caravelle Resort. The Caravelle Kids Club will take your little guys off your hands and scoop them up for arts, crafts and scavenger hunts. The Wild Water Pool has bucket dumps, sprays and fountains which means hours of fun! Take a break from the sun to grab a scoop of ice cream from Pirate’s Cove Ice Cream and Sandwich Shop.

Caribbean Resort & Villas

3000 North Ocean Blvd, Myrtle Beach, SC 29577
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For more than 40 years, families have picked The Caribbean Resort and Villas for their Myrtle Beach vacation. The Pirate’s Plunge is the resort’s most popular water attraction, with an oceanfront location and fun-filled water slide. Plan a family dinner next door at the world famous Sea Captain’s House in Myrtle Beach. The Caribbean even has a kids program for extra fun in the summer months for kids of all ages. Parents will love the variety of suites and rooms at great rates.

Compass Cove Oceanfront Resort

2311 S Ocean Blvd, Myrtle Beach, SC 29577
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The three buildings that make up Compass Cove offer more than 20 different pool features with two exciting waterslides. If that’s not enough to keep the kids occupied then hit up the shuffleboard or game room for some air hockey. Compass Cove’s Kid’s Club offers daily programs with tie-dye tee-shirt making, sand sculptures and rubber duck races all summer long. Spacious and affordable accommodations are available for any size family.

Coral Beach Resort and Suites Myrtle Beach

1105 South Ocean Blvd, Myrtle Beach, SC 29577
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The fun is nearly endless at Coral Beach Resort and Suites Myrtle Beach. Coral Beach’s water amenities features a waterpark/splash pad with a submarine and rain makers, outdoor and indoor pools and several hot tubs. Coral Beach also offers guests an on-site eight-lane bowling alley, a recreation center with pool tables, video games and more. And food options are plentiful with Oceans 6 Bar and Lounge, Atlantis Restaurant and Splash Oceanfront Bar & Grill.

Landmark Resort

1501 S. Ocean Blvd., Myrtle Beach, SC 29577
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On-site Putt Putt plus indoor and outdoor pools will keep your kids talking about your next Myrtle Beach vacation for years and years. The seasonal children’s activity program is the perfect way for them to spend their summer vacation and an oceanfront whirlpool is the perfect way for you to spend yours! Pizza, snacks, drinks and ice cream are available poolside the only place you’ll see your kids is at bedtime!

The Long Bay Resort

7200 N Ocean Blvd, Myrtle Beach, SC 29572
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The Silly Submarine water park is just one of dozens of attractions that kids just love about Long Bay Resort. Shuffleboard, Ping Pong and giant chess boards are located on the property for some fun family competition. Summer months bring in the children’s activities around the pool and beautiful beach weather. Whether you’re looking for suites for a larger family or efficiencies for just a few, the accommodations at Long Bay Resort are fit for a royal family.

Sand Dunes Resort & Spa

201 74th Ave N, Myrtle Beach, SC 29572
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This spotlight property in Sands Resorts offers one-of-a-kind beachfront accommodations in its 18-story executive tower. Kids can splash around in the expansive water park with an enormous waterslide, lazy river and spraying waterfall. For a fun night out, Arcade Pizza ‘N’ Wings has the best pizza and subs around. Sand Dunes offers free breakfast for kids plus a summer club with daily activities and childcare services. Bonus: Your stay includes tickets to Wild Water and Wheels and other great attractions.