Spacious Condos in Myrtle Beach

Spacious Condos in Myrtle Beach

Is it time for your family to take the vacation of your dreams? We think so! Myrtle Beach has everything you need for the perfect summer getaway. When you stay with us at the Marina Inn at Grande Dunes, a four-diamond resort, your family can experience a luxury visit while nearby all of the Grand Strand’s top attractions. We are consistently rated in the Top 5 out of over 200 resorts in Myrtle Beach because we assure only the best for you and your family.

Myrtle Beach Summer Package

From now until August 31st, you can save up to 40% when you book your summer vacation to Myrtle Beach! Here’s a little insider tip; if you choose to stay anytime from Sunday – Thursday you’ll receive an even better discount. Our rates begin at $155 per night and will vary depending on the room your family is needing.

During your stay, enjoy all that the resort has to offer such as indoor and outdoor pools, a convenient pool bar, jacuzzis, onsite award-winning restaurants, golf courses, tennis courts, walking and jogging trails and so much more! We are the only resort in the area that offers a private beach location for our guests. Don’t worry about packing all the heavy beach supplies though; we provide chairs, towels, umbrellas, facilities, showers and even offer snacks, beer & wine.

Luxurious Suites

Wake up like royalty in our spacious deluxe suites at Marina Inn! Each of our room accommodations offer a stunning private balcony view and are ideal for any type of trip. Whether it’s a family vacation, girls getaway, or golf trip our gorgeous rooms are exactly what you’re looking for. Choose from a variety of room types like the Grande Guest Room Suite with options of one, two, or three bedrooms.

Kick it up a notch and book our highly coveted four bedroom Penthouse Suite. With 360 views of the marina and featured amenities such as a fireplace in the master bedroom and a Jetted Whirlpool Bath Jacuzzi tub, you may never want to leave your luxurious room! (we don’t blame you!) That’s why we have a fully furnished kitchen, bar, and dining table inside the suite. Simply pop open your favorite bottle of wine and relax in the most spacious suite in Myrtle Beach.

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Kids Eat FREE All Summer Long!

At our onsite restaurant, WaterScapes, kids under 12 eat for free all summer long! WaterScapes is a luxurious place to enjoy a handcrafted meal with your family. Our signature dishes include Diver Scallops, Filet Mignon, and Shrimp & Grits! Our very own Chef Astraikis has added his own flavorful creations to our menu such as Chili Shrimp, Coconut Clams, Seafood Paella, and Moroccan Chicken! WaterScapes also serves a delicious breakfast so you can enjoy a family meal anytime during your stay.

Summer is on the way and time is running out to book your Myrtle Beach vacation. Our guests are able to experience the best Myrtle Beach has to offer. Book with Marina Inn at Grande Dunes to take advantage of our summer sale package going on now! See you at the beach!

FREE Things to Do This Summer in Myrtle Beach

The sun is shining and the beach is calling your name! Is there anything better than a summer getaway to Myrtle Beach? Well, finding free things to do definitely comes close. When you stay at Marina Inn at Grande Dunes, a four-diamond resort, you’re conveniently located nearby the greatest spots to make memories in Myrtle Beach. We’ve listed our favorite events and activities that you and your family can enjoy for FREE!

Beach

It might just be the BEST free activity we can offer along the Grand Strand! Did you know that as a guest at Marina Inn, you receive access to our exclusive private beach? Plus you’ll even have access to a free shuttle to drop you off and pick you up at the end of the day. Chairs, towels, umbrellas and everything you need for the perfect beach day is located at our cabana. After building up an appetite from splashing around in the surf and building sandcastles, we have food and cold drinks available – as well as a place to take a break from the sun. So don’t worry about a thing and head to the beach for some unforgettable family memories!

Fireworks

In Myrtle Beach, there’s so much to see and do that will leave you speechless but nothing is quite as mesmerizing as a firework show on a summer night. There are plenty of places you can catch a free firework show this summer along the Grand Strand including:

Barefoot Landing – Mondays 10 p.m., 4th of July 10 p.m.

Broadway at the Beach – Tuesdays 10 p.m. through August, Fridays 10 p.m. June 21st – August 16th, 4th of July 10 p.m.

2nd Ave Pier –  Wednesdays 10 p.m.

Farmers Markets

Popping up all over Myrtle Beach, our Farmers Markets are filled with fresh and local produce to enjoy during your visit. In addition to colorful fruits and veggies, local artisans are showcasing their homemade crafts and artwork just for you! Did we mention there’s also live music to enjoy while you stroll through the booths? Head to Barefoot Landing, Little River or The Market Common for a terrific way to spend an afternoon!

Barefoot Landing – Fridays 11 a.m. – 4 p.m.

Little River – Thursdays 10 a.m. – 3 p.m.

The Market Common – Wednesdays 3 p.m. – 7 p.m. and Saturdays 10 a.m. – 3 p.m.

Hot Summer Nights

Every night this summer, you can experience the thrill of the Myrtle Beach Boardwalk during their nightly entertainment. Hot Summer Nights last all summer long and all events are completely free! From 8 p.m. – 11 p.m., spend a night out with the family enjoying the live music and street performers as you venture around the boardwalk in downtown Myrtle Beach.

Barefoot Landing

Just minutes up the road from Marina Inn at Grande Dunes, Barefoot Landing is a one-stop shop for all things shopping, dining, and entertainment! This summer, Barefoot Landing will be hosting live music at the Dockside Village Amphitheater and offering live entertainment nightly. Before the show starts, plan a dinner at one of their various restaurants or just walk around the lake and enjoy the view. Plus a free firework show amazes visitors each Monday night at 10 p.m.!

The Market Common

A popular shopping district with upscale boutiques and a handful of restaurants, The Market Common has what you need for the whole family this summer! They offer free carriage rides with live horses throughout the summer which would make an average date night transform into a fairytale. Grab a beach chair and a blanket for their Movies Under the Stars where they show your favorite movies out on the lawn for your family to enjoy. The Market Common also offers free live entertainment with Concerts on the Green throughout the summer. The options for free, fun, family activities are endless!

Summer is on the way and time is running out to book your Myrtle Beach vacation. Our guests are able to experience the best FREE activities Myrtle Beach has to offer. Book with Marina Inn at Grande Dunes to take advantage of our summer sale package going on now! See you at the beach!

Top Family Attractions in Myrtle Beach

It’s almost summertime in Myrtle Beach and there’s so much to see and do along the Grand Strand. When you stay with Marina Inn at Grande Dunes, a four-diamond resort, you’re nearby all the hottest attractions our area has to offer.

Beach

The BEST attraction in Myrtle Beach…the beach of course! When you stay with Marina Inn, you’ll have access to our private beach. Just hop aboard the shuttle with your family and everything you need is waiting for you! We have towels, chairs, snacks, and drinks available at our private beach access. All you need to bring is your swimsuit and sunscreen!

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Broadway at the Beach

Located in the heart of downtown Myrtle Beach, Broadway at the Beach is a one-stop shop for all things dining and entertainment. With recent additions including new thrill rides at Pavilion Park and a Simpson’s 4D Movie Theater and Kwik-E-Mart, your family will have a blast exploring and enjoying all Broadway at the Beach has to offer. When hunger strikes, there are plenty of restaurants to choose from to satisfy any appetite.

Shark Wake Park

Get ready to shred! At Shark Wake Park in North Myrtle Beach, you can experience riding a zipline while wakeboarding through the lake. Learn new tricks and tips and maybe even catch some air! Shark Wake Park also has an inflatable Aqua Park with large water inflatables for everyone to play on in the water. Just minutes down the road from Marina Inn, beat the heat at Shark Wake Park!

Barefoot Landing

Time to shop til you drop! Barefoot Landing is located in North Myrtle Beach and offers unique shopping and dining experiences. If you’re in the mood for a fiesta, head to Taco Mundo! A waterfront restaurant where you can indulge in authentic tacos and fresh margaritas after a day filled with shopping. Barefoot Landing also features live music and entertainment nightly throughout the summer so make sure to bring the whole family and make some memories!

Myrtle Waves Waterpark

Calling all thrill seekers! Myrtle Waves Waterpark is South Carolina’s largest waterpark and has tons of water attractions for your family to enjoy. From towering tube slides to a surfing simulator, there’s something for everyone to do. While visiting this summer, be sure to check their schedule for Summer Movie Nights to catch a film while floating around in the wave pool!

Summer is on the way and time is running out to book your Myrtle Beach vacation. Our guests are able to experience the best Myrtle Beach has to offer. Book with Marina Inn at Grande Dunes to take advantage of our summer sale package going on now! See you at the beach!

 

Mother’s Day Getaway at Marina Inn

It’s officially May and do you know what that means? (Besides flowers, of course) Mother’s Day is around the corner! Make this one extra special and treat your mom to a luxurious experience at the four-diamond resort, Marina Inn at Grande Dunes, in Myrtle Beach.

From May 10th – May 12th, take advantage of our Mother’s Day package. This package is based on two adults and two children, but can be easily adjusted to accommodate a larger group. Relax and lounge by the infinity pool or hop aboard the shuttle to our private beach; exclusive for Marina Inn guests! For more activities, check out Myrtle Beach Watersports in the marina for pontoon boat and jet ski rentals. End the day with Happy Hour at Reflections before venturing to our on-site restaurant, WaterScapes, which is the perfect spot for a delicious dinner on the waterfront. Whatever Mom is looking for, we have it all right here at Marina Inn at Grande Dunes!

This exclusive Mother’s Day Package includes:

  • Luxurious room accommodations for one night in a grande guest room for two adults & two children
  • Mother’s Day Brunch for two adults and two children in WaterScapes Restaurant
  • Fresh flower bouquet delivered to room on arrival

And just because Mom deserves the BEST, consider adding on these luxurious offers:

Mother’s Day Brunch

Marina Inn at Grande Dunes is excited to host a Mother’s Day Brunch on Sunday, May 12th with seatings from 11:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. Our spread will include brunch favorites such as shrimp and grits with tasso ham, tomatoes, and green onion as well as roasted pork tenderloin with mushrooms and leek ragu. At our Carving Station, we will be serving juicy roasted beef tenderloin with horseradish sauce and demi glaze. Living by the beach, we have access to the freshest seafood! On our seafood display, we will be offering oysters on the half shell, poached shrimp, and a display of smoked salmon. Breakfast classics such as eggs, bacon, and home fries will also be available, as well as salad and a variety of fresh, colorful fruit. And don’t forget to satisfy your sweet tooth with our Grande Dessert Station!

Things To Do With Mom in Myrtle Beach

Marina Inn at Grande Dunes is centrally located in Myrtle Beach and close to all of the best shopping and attractions the Grand Strand has to offer! Head to Barefoot Landing for specialty shopping at local boutiques and stop for some coffee at Cafe de Paris right next to Tara Grinna. Duplin Winery, located right next to Barefoot Landing, offers wine tastings and sells their signature sweet muscadine wine by the bottle that Mom is sure to love to take home as a souvenir!

What are you waiting for? Treat your mom to an extra special day and book with us now to give Mom the best Mother’s Day experience in beautiful Myrtle Beach!

Spring Festivals in Myrtle Beach

Your spring getaway just got more adventurous! Step out of your routine and explore some of the incredible spring festivals being hosted in Myrtle Beach this year. Marina Inn at Grande Dunes is a luxury 4 diamond resort and centrally located so you’re never too far from all the festival fun along the Grand Strand!

Food Truck Festival

From April 26th – April 29th head to downtown Myrtle Beach to try out the best food trucks along the Grand Strand! No need to worry about the cost to get in, the Myrtle Beach Food Truck Festival offers FREE admission for everyone attending. Aside from a variety of food trucks to indulge in, the festival will also include fun kid activities, live entertainment, beer stations, and a corn hole tournament! The festival grounds are located between 8th and 9th Avenue so you’re only steps away from the beach.

Horry County Fair

Get ready for funnel cakes, pig races, and thrill rides! The 4th Annual Horry County Fair will take place April 19th – 28th at the Myrtle Beach Speedway. Admission is only $5 and once you’re inside the fairgrounds there is plenty to keep you and your family entertained! Hop on one of the giant fair rides before diving into some delicious fried fair food. Local artists and bands will be providing live entertainment each night under the neon lights from the Ferris wheel!

World Famous Blue Crab Festival

Just a few miles up the road from North Myrtle Beach, Historic Little River Waterfront is home to the World Famous Blue Crab Festival! Taking place May 18th and May 19th, you can visit Little River and enjoy local fresh seafood from one of their many waterfront restaurants. Aside from the gorgeous views, there will be a variety of booths featuring local crafters and artisans you can shop from, live music and a kids zone for the little ones in the group.

Rivertown Music and Beer Festival

Located in the charming and bustling downtown of Conway, the Rivertown Music and Beer Festival is taking place May 4th from 11 am – 7 pm. Admission to the festival is FREE and there is plenty to see and do. From live entertainment to special beer tasting zones, you’re sure to fall in love with this hidden gem just a few miles from Myrtle Beach!

14th Annual Mayfest on Main

Located on Main Street in downtown North Myrtle Beach, the 14th Annual Mayfest on Main is the perfect way to kick off the start of summer! Up and down Main Street, local artists will be set up displaying their artwork to the community. A variety of food vendors are preparing tasty treats for you to enjoy while listening to the local live music onstage!

Interested in any of these exciting upcoming events this spring? When you book your spring getaway to Myrtle Beach with Marina Inn at Grande Dunes, you can save up to 25% with our Spring Sale! Available from March 1st – May 31st, take advantage of all of our luxurious amenities including outdoor and indoor pools, jacuzzis, fitness facility, and a gorgeous golf course! Wake up in one of our guest rooms with a stunning view of the marina right outside your window. Located in the heart of Myrtle Beach, when you stay with Marina Inn at Grande Dunes you’re never too far from the hottest spring festivals along the Grand Strand.

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Top 4 Golf Courses in Myrtle Beach

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With the weather warming up, now is the perfect time to plan your next golf trip to Myrtle Beach! The Marina Inn at Grande Dunes, a luxury 4 diamond resort, offers the best Myrtle Beach golf packages including the Grande Dunes Resort Course located right on-site. Marina Inn at Grande Dunes is centrally located to the best golf courses in Myrtle Beach so you’ll have the opportunity to play them all! And the fun doesn’t stop once the round is over. Marina Inn is centrally located to all the exciting to do along the Grand Strand.

Grande Dunes Resort Course

A championship, 18-hole, links style golf course, our resort course is conveniently located in Grande Dunes. It’s a Par 72 course with Bermuda grass fairways running along the beautiful Intracoastal Waterway. No wonder PGA Magazine said it is “one of the great golf clubs in the world”. This is our on-site course so by staying with Marina Inn at Grande Dunes you won’t have to travel far to play a challenging round of golf!

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Grande Dunes Resort Course

Dunes Golf and Beach Club

The Dunes Golf and Beach Club is located right next to the ocean, and is the only course in the Grand Strand to have views of the ocean. You’ll be playing in the footsteps of the greats when you tee of at this Robert Trent Jones designed course, which has been host to PGA Tours, Senior PGA Tours, Women’s, Amateur, National, and State Events. You’ll even have a chance to play the infamous Hole 13, dubbed ‘Waterloo’ that is known worldwide and is one of the greatest holes in the world!

Pine Lakes Country Club

Nestled in the heart of Myrtle Beach, Pine Lakes Country Club is a favorite among locals. Known as the first golf course of Myrtle Beach, the Grandaddy course has been restored with the back nine reflecting Robert White’s original design and the front nine enhancing what players have come to love about Pine Lakes. It’s no surprise this country club’s classic features a rich history that keeps golfers coming back every year!

Barefoot Resort and Golf

The four courses at Barefoot Golf Resort are named after four Hall of Fame players – Norman, Love, Fazio, and Dye. Each course has its own quirks and characteristics; just like the players! This resort was named as the ‘2017 North America Golf Resort of the Year’. You’ll love playing the variety of courses at Barefoot Resort & Golf.

Dye Course #10 at Barefoot Golf Resort

Take a break from playing and enjoy some of the hottest attractions and dining located up and down the Grand Strand!

Things to Do After You Leave the Course

Broadway at the Beach or Barefoot Landing

The perfect place to go and spend time when you’re not quite sure what to do. Broadway at the Beach, located centrally in Myrtle Beach, is home to a movie theater, various restaurants, specialty shops, Ripley’s Aquarium, and so much more! Barefoot Landing, located right up the road from Marina Inn in North Myrtle Beach, is filled with delectable restaurants and shopping and right on the marina with a view that won’t disappoint.

 

PGA Superstore

Whether you’re in search of a new driver or need some new gear or balls – stock up on everything you need to play at one of the two locations along the Grand Strand!

Ocean Annie’s Beach Bar

A local’s favorite oceanfront spot, Ocean Annie’s Beach Bar is where you’ll want to spend happy hour after a long day on the course! There’s plenty of live music and ice cold drinks to unwind after the game.

New South Brewing

A local brewery in Myrtle Beach, at New South Brewing Company you can try a unique variety of craft beers and even schedule a tour to get a behind the scenes look of how their beer is made.

WaterScapes at Marina Inn at Grande Dunes

After a long day on the greens, grab your friends and treat yourselves to dinner at our fine dining restaurant on-site at Marina Inn! With a top-rated chef and an outdoor dining area, WaterScapes is the perfect spot to dine and relax so you can play another round of golf in the morning!

Next time you’re planning your golf getaway to Myrtle Beach, make sure to choose to stay with Marina Inn at Grande Dunes. With a variety of golf packages and their ideal location in Myrtle Beach, they have everything you need for a good time. If you’re ready to book today, simply click here to see our current offers. Pack your clubs and we look forward to seeing you on the course!

It’s Wine Time in Myrtle Beach!

Tired of the hectic schedule and endless rat race? It’s time to make your escape to the luxurious four-diamond resort Marina Inn at Grande Dunes in Myrtle Beach! Whether you’re planning a romantic trip for two or a girls getaway with your closest friends, we’ve partnered with local Duplin Winery, to put together the ultimate way to unwind.

Duplin Winery Package

Our exclusive Duplin Winery Package combines luxurious accommodations at the Marina Inn at Grande Dunes and the local flavors of Duplin Winery muscadine wine grown in a vineyard right here in the Carolinas.

Duplin Winery is located in Barefoot Landing in North Myrtle Beach, which is just a short drive from the Marina Inn at Grande Dunes.

This wine package includes:

  •    Luxurious, spacious accommodations in a grande guest room for one night
  •    (2) 45-minute wine tasting vouchers at Duplin Winery
  •    And a custom wine basket that includes a bottle of select wine from Duplin, wine stopper, bottle opener, Muscadine, Pineapple & Habanero Salsa and crackers that you’ll receive upon arrival.

Grande Guest Room

Escape to our oversized guest room featuring a king bed, two cozy cotton bathrobes, imported cotton bed linens and even a private balcony with beautiful scenic views of the Intracoastal Waterway. The bathroom offers impeccable furnishes such as travertine tile floor and a rain shower head for a relaxing experience during your stay. Our Grande Guest Room is ideal for a romantic couple’s getaway or a relaxing girls getaway!

Wine Tasting

Duplin Winery is known for its sweet muscadine wine offered in a wide variety of flavors. With Marina Inn’s exclusive Duplin Winery Package, you’ll receive 2 vouchers for a 45 min wine tasting at Duplin Winery and wine basket filled with locally sourced goodies. After you enjoy your wine tasting where you’ll learn all about the wine you’re sampling, head to their outdoor patio where you can relax in a rocking chair and continue to sip wine while you listen to live music under their beautiful oak tree.

Spa

Instead of heading out for shopping and sightseeing, take it easy with one of our various luxury spa services! And the best part is … you won’t even have to leave your room to enjoy a little ‘me time’. Our licensed massage therapists are happy to take care of your needs and have a variety of services to choose from. We offer couples massages for a session of quality time with your loved one. We’re sure you’ll be left feeling refreshed and rejuvenated.  

Shopping

The Marina Inn at Grande Dunes is centrally located in Myrtle Beach and just minutes away from Barefoot Landing. At Barefoot Landing, you’ll find some of the most unique stores with gifts perfect for family back home or even to keep just for yourself.

Dinner at WaterScapes

At the end of a long day filled with good wine and shopping, make plans to dine at our award-winning on-site restaurant WaterScapes. We not only have a new Executive Chef, Chef Robert Astraikis, but he’s recently introduced some brand new mouthwatering dishes we’re sure you’ll love. We offer a wide variety of dishes from Bacon Crusted Diver Scallops to Grilled Filet Mignon. For a romantic sunset dinner, sit outside on our gorgeous patio the feature gorgeous views of the marina.

If you’re ready for a sweet getaway to unwind in Myrtle Beach, click here to book your stay with Marina Inn at Grande Dunes and take advantage of the Duplin Wine Package today!

Holiday Packages at Marina Inn at Grande Dunes

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With Halloween just around the corner, now is the perfect time to begin planning a special holiday getaway to Myrtle Beach! When you choose to stay with Marina Inn at Grande Dunes, you’re combining a luxurious stay with a central location to all your favorite attractions along the Grand Strand! Sneak a peek at our holiday packages and take advantage of the incredible deals!
Myrtle Beach Thanksgiving Package
Dates: November 21 – 25, 2018
Package Rates Start at $348
Skip the stressful meal planning and book a Thanksgiving to remember at the beach! Marina Inn at Grande Dunes will take care of all the cooking and clean up and all you’ll have to worry about is bringing an appetite! Here at Marina Inn, we are located in the heart of Myrtle Beach with attractions and restaurants only minutes from our luxurious property. Our annual Thanksgiving Brunch includes all your family’s traditional fall favorites like carved turkey and dressing along with coastal specialties like chilled shrimp and oysters on half shell.
Our two-night package includes all you need to make memories this holiday season in Myrtle Beach!
  • Luxurious accommodations in a Grande Queen guest room for two nights
  • Thanksgiving Day Brunch for 2 adults and 2 children
Myrtle Beach Holiday Shopping Package
Dates: November 1 – December 30, 2018
Package Rates Start at $154
The holiday shopping season is here! Myrtle Beach has a variety of shopping sure to please everyone’s budget all along the Grand Strand. Coastal Grand Mall in Myrtle Beach is only minutes away from Marina Inn! Newly renovated Barefoot Landing features unique specialty stores like Tara Grinna Designer Swimwear, Ron Jon Surf Shop or Purpleologist, (everything in this store is purple!). Head south toward Market Common where you can get your fix of high-end retailers like Anthropologie and Pottery Barn. Top your day off back at Marina Inn where you can relax and enjoy a scrumptious dinner at WaterScapes Restaurant!
Our package includes all you need to kick off the holiday season the right way; here at the beach!
  • Luxurious accommodations in a Grande Queen guest room for one night
  • One $50 Visa gift card
The Carolina Opry “Christmas Show of the South” Package
Dates: November 1 – December 31, 2018
Package Rates Start at $268
A must see for locals and visitors of Myrtle Beach, The Carolina Opry Christmas Show of the South is one you won’t want to miss this holiday season! Featuring a long list of house holiday talent along with the indoor transformation into a Christmas wonderland with 35 decorated trees, 5 miles of festive lighting, and hills of Christmas snow! And to top it off, when you stay with Marina Inn at Grande Dunes, The Carolina Opry theater is right across the street!
This two-night package includes all you need to kick off the holiday season!
  • Luxurious accommodations in a Grande Queen guest room for two adults for two nights
  • Two adult tickets for regular seating to the TCO’s “Christmas Show of the South”
Duplin Wine Package in Myrtle Beach
Available Now!
Rates Start at $176
The Duplin Winery Package in Myrtle Beach combines a luxurious stay with Marina Inn at Grande Dunes, wine tasting at Duplin Winery, and a custom basket including items native to South Carolina. Duplin Winery is located just 10 minutes north of the Marina Inn.
This package is perfect for romantic couples or for a girls getaway weekend and includes:
  • Luxurious, spacious accommodations in a grande guest room for one night
  • (2) 45-minute wine tasting vouchers at Duplin Winery
  • Custom wine basket that includes a bottle of select wine from Duplin, wine stopper, bottle opener, Muscadine, Pineapple & Habanero Salsa and crackers upon arrival.
Duplin Winery is a top producer of unique sweet Muscadine wine! Muscadine grapes are native to the southeastern states and there is one other Duplin Winery location in North Carolina. Duplin Winery offers more than just delicious wine; the retail store features wine accessories, local items and a café with creamy homemade fudge!
 
Check out our Instagram and Twitter feeds for pictures and reach out if you have any questions! We can’t wait to see you soon at the beach!

Golf Courses to Play in Myrtle Beach this Fall

Myrtle Beach, South Carolina has long been known as the golf capital of the world; which isn’t surprising with our proximity to the ocean and beautiful weather year round! When you choose to stay with Marina Inn at Grande Dunes, a luxury 4 diamond resort in Myrtle Beach, you’re just a short drive away from some of the best courses along the Grand Strand!

Grande Dunes Resort Course

With 7 out of the stylish 18 holes that play along the Intracoastal Waterway, the Grande Dunes Resort Course is quite unique to the Grand Strand! No wonder PGA Magazine said it is “one of the great golf clubs in the world”. This is our on-site course so by staying with Marina Inn at Grande Dunes you won’t have to travel far to play a luxurious round of golf!

Barefoot Golf Resort

The 4 courses at Barefoot Golf Resort are named after 4 hall of fame players. Norman, Love, Fazio, and Dye. Each course with its own quirks and characteristics; just like the players! This resort was named as the 2017 North America Golf Resort of the Year and it doesn’t take an expert to see why. The relaxation you’ll feel while playing the course is what will keep you coming back time and time again!

Dunes Club

Located right next to the ocean, (literally in the dunes!), the Dunes Club courses are sure to satisfy any golf lover’s dreams. While playing the course you’ll come up on hole 13, dubbed ‘Waterloo’ and well-known around the world for being the signature hole of the course! Experience a match with the sunshine on your face and the warm breeze blowing through as you play for a true Myrtle Beach golf game.  

Pine Lakes

A local’s favorite, Pine Lakes course keeps a loyal following coming back year round! Known as the first golf course of Myrtle Beach, the Grandaddy course has been restored to and makes all the other courses green with envy. It’s no surprise this country club’s classic features and rich history keeps seasoned golfers coming back every year!

Once the cool breeze begins to blow through, pack your clubs and plan your visit to Myrtle Beach for the perfect time of year to play a round at each course! It’s not too late to book with our Ultimate Summer Sale offered now through August 31! Book today to get the best deals and begin making memories with your family in Myrtle Beach! 

State Parks to Visit in Myrtle Beach

Summer isn’t over in Myrtle Beach just quite yet! There’s still plenty of time to enjoy the great outdoors at one of our South Carolina State Parks. When you stay with Marina Inn at Grande Dunes, a luxury 4 diamond resort in Myrtle Beach, not only is the view of the Intracoastal Waterway breathtaking, but you’re just a short drive from the parks and their natural beauty!

Myrtle Beach State Park

There’s always something going on at Myrtle Beach State Park! Choose between exploring the nature trails or learning about the local flora and fauna in the Lowcountry.

September 5th – 26th: Plethora of Plants

Every Wednesday in September you can learn about the plants that grow in the park, for ages 10 and up!

September 6th – 27th: What Wildlife Will A-Pier?

Every Thursday in September, kids 5 and up can observe wildlife from the pier while learning unique facts and history on the local animals!

September 6th – 27th: Backyard Bird ID

Every Thursday in September, kids 8 and up can spend time feeding some of the common birds along the Grand Strand!

September 14th – 28th: Reptile Rap

Every Friday in September, kids ages 5 and up can learn more about reptiles and their importance to our local ecosystem!

September 15th: Beach Sweep

Help keep our beaches beautiful by participating in the beach sweep! Appropriate for all ages.

September 29th: Take a Kid Fishing

Sign up for the experience of a lifetime while learning how to fish! A variety of awards will be given out to participants and fishing gear will be provided to those who need them. 

November 17th: Live Birds of Prey in Flight!

Learn more about how these birds hunt their prey and fly above the trees at this live demonstration!

 

Huntington Beach State Park

Just a short drive south of downtown Myrtle Beach, Huntington Beach State Park is known for the historic Atalaya Castle; which is often a venue for weddings and other special occasions.

September 28th – 30th: 43rd Annual Atalaya Arts & Crafts Festival

Featuring more than 100 of the finest local artisans, the Atalaya Arts and Crafts Festival provides aesthetic beauty against a backdrop of natural beauty. Enjoy fine art, quality crafts, and food, along with live music performances from local musicians!

October 13th -14th: Palmetto Campout

Never been tent camping? Learn how with a park ranger! Campers will be provided with a list of food items to bring and only a limited number of tents are available to borrow.

October 26th – 27th: Atalaya Fall Festival & Haunted Castle

Experience an evening of frightfully fun family entertainment! At the Atalaya Fall Festival & Haunted Castle, you and your family can enjoy two haunted houses, carnival games, spooky movies, a bonfire and more!

November 10th – 11th: Atalaya Sleepover

Spend the night at Atalaya, and enjoy everything from spooky ghost stories to stunning nature hikes! Dinner and breakfast will be included and only a limited number of tents are available to borrow.

And it’s not too late to take advantage of the Ultimate Summer Experience Sale happening now through August 31st. You can save up to 35% off your final summer getaway.  We hope to see you soon!