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Located on the south-end of Myrtle Beach, you'll find plenty of delicious eats, exciting entertainment and attractions, and plenty of shopping during your stay at Ocean Park Resort. Take a look at some of the best options near our oceanfront resort!

Beef Steaks

Angelo's Steak & Pasta

Offering a full menu and two separate all-you-can-eat Italian buffets, Angelo’s is a local’s favorite, winning many readers’ choice and Best of the Beach awards for their delicious steaks, and traditional Italian offerings.

Grilled Shrimp

The Noizy Oyster

Head to The Noizy Oyster for delicious, fresh seafood, including local and boutique oysters, lump crab cakes, and mouth-watering steam pots, featuring crab, crawfish and shrimp.

Soft Tacos

King Street Grille

Located at the popular Market Common, this upscale sports bar includes traditional options like wings and burgers, as well as more unique offerings like Southwest Egg Rolls and made from scratch Charleston Chicken. And with an extensive beer and cocktail list, featuring local brewers and unique specials.

Chicken & Waffles

Tupelo Honey Cafe

With an emphasis on recreating southern classics, Tupelo Honey is a popular spot to get a soulful taste of southern charm. And with breakfast, brunch, lunch and dinner menus, you’ll have plenty of time and unique, satisfying options to choose from.

Shrimp & Grits

Pier House Restaurant

Enjoy a delicious breakfast, lunch or dinner at the Pier House Restaurant at 2nd Avenue Pier, featuring an eclectic menu selection, including fresh salads, delicious seafood, and sizzling steaks, and a beautiful view of the Atlantic Ocean.

Pizza Margherita

Hungry Howie's Pizza

Order out with a mouth-watering Hungry Howie’s pizza, made with their famous flavored crusts and only the freshest ingredients. Or try their oven-baked subs, crisp salads or Howie wings.


CO Sushi

Located at the Market Common, CO Sushi offers guests unique takes on traditional Asian cuisine, including fresh sushi, tasty noodles, and bowls. CO Sushi also has an extensive drinks menu and happy hour specials.


Family Kingdom Amusement Park

With more than 30 thrilling amusement rides, including the Swamp Fox wooden roller coaster and the Twist ’n Shout steel roller coaster, Family Kingdom is the only ocean-front amusement park in Myrtle Beach. Including tons of family-friendly entertainment and rides, Family Kingdom is the perfect spot to enjoy a beachfront vacation.

Family at aquarium

Ripley's Aquarium

Take an underwater journey as you glide beneath a reef filled with sharks, eels, and sea turtles at Ripley’s Aquarium. This popular Myrtle Beach aquarium features beautiful sea life, educational attractions, and amazing exhibits, including the aforementioned Dangerous Reef. Ripley’s Aquarium is a can’t miss attraction in Myrtle Beach!

silver glove

Hollywood Wax Museum

Ever wanted to meet your favorite celebrity? Well, you’ll get pretty close when you visit the Hollywood Wax Museum, across the street from Broadway at the Beach and next door to Broadway Grand Prix. From movie stars to music idols, you’re bound to run into a familiar face! And be sure to check out Hannah’s Maze of Mirrors and Outbreak during your visit.

Teenage girls on go cart

Broadway Grand Prix

Leave your opponents in the dust at Broadway Grand Prix, Myrtle Beach’s premier go kart attraction. This family-friendly attraction features seven tracks ranging from kid-friendly to pro experience. And after some laps around the race track, stop by the 20,000 square-foot arcade, the Sky Coaster, mini golf, or bumper cars! There’s even rides for the little ones at the Kids Zone.

Girl in space suit


Get your brain thinking and your imagination moving during a visit to WonderWorks at Broadway at the Beach! Enjoy 50,000 square feet of educational and entertaining exhibits, games, and more! Ride your own rollercoaster, try on an astronaut suit, feel the power of a hurricane, and lie on a bed of nails! WonderWorks also offers an indoor ropes challenge and laser tag.


The Market Common

Situated on the south end of Myrtle Beach, the Market Common is a popular destination for locals and visitors, offering plenty of exceptional retail and dining experiences and a movie theater located in a village setting just minutes away from the beach.

Woman Shops

Coastal Grand Mall

Enjoy indoor shopping at South Carolina’s second largest shopping mall, Coastal Grand Mall. Featuring name-brand stores like H&M, Hollister, Old Navy, and American Eagle, department stores Belk, Dillards, JC Penney, Sears, and Dick’s Sporting Goods, delicious refreshments at the food court, a theater with recliner seating, and plenty of other dining options surrounding the mall.

Gift Store

Broadway at the Beach

Find an awesome souvenir or the perfect gift at any one of Broadway at the Beach’s many specialty shops or unique boutique stores. Broadway’s unique location, with waterfront stores and restaurants, is a top destination to see when visiting Myrtle Beach.


Tanger Outlets Hwy. 501

Discover name-brand style at affordable pricing when you visit Tanger Outlets on Hwy. 501. Featuring brands like J. Crew, Nike, Columbia, Adidas, Polo Ralph Lauren, and many more shops, you are sure to find the perfect apparel for any occasion. The shops at Tanger Outlets also offer many promotional perks and discounts throughout the year.

Happy Taxi

Taxi Services

Anchor Taxi 843-444-0101
Beachside 843-448-8888
Palmetto Cab 843-444-4000
Diamond Cab 843-443-9000
Midnight Express Limos 843-236-7910
Myrtle Beach Direct 877-432-3473

Airport Sign

Car Rental Services

United Express 800-241-6522
Alamo 877-603-0615
Avis 800-831-2847
Budget 800-527-0700
Enterprise 800-325-8007
Hertz 800-654-3131
National 888-868-6207

Airplane Stewardess

Airline Information

Delta 800-221-1212
Continental 800-525-0280
Northwest 800-255-2525
Spirit 800-772-7117
US Airways 800-428-4322

Bus Passengers

Bus Service

Greyhound 800-231-2222
Coast RTA 843-488-0865
Amtrack-Florence,SC (70mi) 800-872-7245