Sandy Beach Oceanfront Resort Blog
Who’s the best male golfer on the Grand Strand? Come discover the answer to that when area golfers compete for the annual Mayor’s Cup Men’s Amateur Golf Championship on September 13-15 at Whispering Pines Golf Course. The tournament is open to all male golfers, 18 and up. City residency is not required. Call Whispering Pines Golf Course at 843-918-2305. The best individual score will determine the winner!
If you’re planning on entering or even if you’re just coming to watch, we have plenty of accommodations available at our Myrtle Beach oceanfront resort. We have suites with coastal views and suites right on the beachfront. Whatever type of accommodations you want, whatever your budget, we have just the perfect place for you to stay.
Not far from our Myrtle Beach oceanfront resort, is the Myrtle Beach Convention Center where South Carolina’s Largest Garage Sale will be held on Saturday, September 7 from 7 a.m. until 2 p.m. There is on-line registration for vendor spaces with spaces in the Exhibitor Hall just $50.00 each. This is an event that avid garage sale enthusiasts never miss and always look forward to year after year.
When you’re finished playing golf and have seen everything worth seeing at the garage sale, there’s still always plenty more going on in the area. Maybe a long walk on the 60 miles of sandy beach frontage that the Grand Strand provides is enough to make you happy. Perhaps it’s shopping that gets you warmed up and if so there are numerous malls including an outlet mall and lots of specialty shops up and down the coast. Take the time to dine out in any of the over 2,000 restaurants that you’ll only find right here in Myrtle Beach. We look forward to your arrival.
Even though Labor Day weekend is upon us our resort in Myrtle Beach is still accepting reservations and will continue to throughout the end of the year and beyond. If you’ve never taken a vacation to this area in autumn you’re missing out – especially if you’re a golfer. The golf courses around the Grand Strand number over 100 and are beautiful to play during the autumn months.
When you stay in our comfortable resort in Myrtle Beach you’ll find you’re in close proximity to a wealth of entertainment and dining venues. More than 2,000 eateries are available to you here – from casual to four star fine dining. There are many shopping venues from malls to outlets and specialty shops. You’re just going to love it!
The Dirty Myrtle Mud Run will begin at 9 a.m. Saturday, August 31 at Waterbridge, a new planned, gated, residential community in Carolina Forest. The race takes you through a three mile course with nearly 20 obstacles including mud pits, ditch crawl, hills and lots of fun. Registration is open to individuals, teams and kids for the kids course. The kids course is a one-mile track. Stick around for food, drinks and live music at the finish line.
On Saturday, August 31 from 4 – 7 p.m. the House of Blues will be holding Brews, Blues & BBQ on the Deck with happy hour specials 4-7 p.m. Draft beer tasting and BBQ vendors.
Don’t miss the Labor Day Weekend Fireworks Extravaganza on Saturday, August 31 starting at 10 p.m. Say goodbye to summer with a spectacular fireworks extravaganza over Lake Broadway brought to you by our friends at Helicopter Adventures™.
With August halfway over it won’t be long before the kids are back in school and summer vacation will be just a sweet memory. If you’re one of the late arrivals that like to come this time of the year and are looking at Myrtle Beach hotels with availability we recommend you come stay with us. With over 150 rooms of various styles offering 1-3 bedrooms, full furnishings including kitchen and laundry, you’ll be glad that from all the Myrtle Beach hotels around, you chose our Sandy Beach Oceanfront Resort for your accommodations.
There’s plenty going on around the area this upcoming week. A Late Model Stock Car Race will be held at the Myrtle Beach Speedway on Thursday, August 15 from 6 to 11 p.m. NASCAR Whelen All American Series Late Model Race. NASCAR Late Models, Charger Race & Mini Stock Race. Grandstands open at 6 p.m.; Practice starts at 6 p.m.; Feature Race starts at 8 p.m.
The Dixieland Nationals Martial Arts Tournament is open to spectators looking to watch a variety of levels compete in sport karate. Being held at the Myrtle Beach Convention Center beginning at 12 noon on Friday., Aug. 16 and Saturday, Aug. 17.
A delightful event you won’t want to miss is the Murrells Inlet Marsh Walk Fireworks taking place on Monday, August 19 beginning at 9 p.m. Come out and watch the night sky light up over the marsh!
Check out our 20% Off Super Saver where you save a whooping 20% off your reservations of 7 nights or more between now and August 2014. (Taxes and fees are additional on both of these specials.)
Our Myrtle Beach resort can provide you with a large assortment of accommodations to choose from. We have a total of 150 one, two and three bedroom condos. Our resort consists of two different resort towers/wings – the Palmetto Tower and the Magnolia Tower. The Palmetto Tower is a newer 150 room addition to the existing 78 room Magnolia Tower. Both have oceanfront rooms, Jacuzzi tubs and offer a wide variety of room types to choose from. You’ll enjoy the furnishings that include lovely beachy décor.
Our premier resort accommodations will give you your choice of a Standard suite, Jacuzzi suite, King Jacuzzi suite, Angle Suite, Deluxe Suites, King Deluxe Suites, Town House, Oceanview Suites, Penthouse, Standard Palmetto, Deluxe Palmetto and King Standard Palmetto.
We’d be happy to talk with you about your upcoming visit to Myrtle Beach and answer any questions you may have. We can be reached toll free by calling 1-800-844-6534.
There are countless reasons why resorts like ours make better vacation rentals than any of the hotels in Myrtle Beach. The biggest reason is size – the accommodations you stay in when you stay with us won’t be just a bedroom with separate bath. When you stay with us you’ll have an entire suite including a separate kitchen that is fully equipped for preparing your meals plus you’ll have laundry facilities, too!
The second biggest reason why staying with us is better than staying in hotels in Myrtle Beach are the wealth of amenities that we offer. Hotels just don’t measure up in this department. We have an indoor/outdoor pool, a children’s interactive pool area, lazy river, exercise facility, high speed internet access, private Jacuzzis and whirlpool tubs, and stunning views from huge balconies.
While you’re here head on over to Barefoot Landing where something is always going on. You’ll have plenty of places to shop and dine. SummerFest at Barefoot Landing takes place through Saturday, August 31. A Strolling Boardwalk Parade will be held every Wednesday evening at 7 p.m. Boardwalk entertainers will be performing nightly. Fireworks will be held every Monday at 10:15 p.m. over the lake.
Take a drive to Surfside Beach and enjoy Sunday Serenades held at the gazebo in Fuller Park, Surfside Beach, every Sunday during August from 2 to 5 p.m.
A Beach Luau will also be held on the beach at Surfside Beach on Monday, August 12 from 6 to 10 p.m. The public is invited to attend this free event.
We look forward to having you be our guest us this summer!
"I have been staying at Sandy Beach for several years now. The rooms have always been nice and clean. Very comfortable. The pools and spas are great as well. The staff has always been very friendly, and willing to help with any problem you might have. I wont go anywhere else."
Heather | OH
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