Bring your entire family to enjoy Myrtle Beach's famous oceanfront scenery. Yes, that means your pets, too! Many Myrtle Beach hotels – right on the ocean – have pet-friendly policies. But verify pet policies with the hotel before you book. Some policies are subject to change and include fees depending on the time of year, and the size, type, and breed of your pet.
Holiday Inn Oceanfront at Surfside Beach
The Holiday Inn Oceanfront is located right on the sandy beaches of the Atlantic Ocean. Amenities incude an oceanfront pool/whirlpool and family picnic/play area. The inn allow pets under 40 pounds for a $100 non-refundable per stay fee as of August 2010. Management asks that you notify them while you make your reservation that you're bringing your pet.
Holiday Inn Oceanfront at Surfside Beach 1601 North Ocean Boulevard Myrtle Beach, SC 29575 843-238-5601 http://www.holidayinn.com/
Hilton Myrtle Beach Resort
The Hilton Myrtle Beach Resort has 385 luxurious guest rooms, each with a min-refrigerator, microwave oven, and a private balcony with an ocean view. The resort allows pets, but requires an extra charge depending on the pet. Notify the hotel while booking regarding the pet with which you'll be traveling, and they will tell you the cost.
Hilton Myrtle Beach Resort 10000 Beach Club Drive Myrtle Beach, SC 29572 843-449-5000 http://www.hilton.com/
The Mariner Hotel is 300 feet from the beach in a quiet location, yet close to the attractions on Broadway on the Beach, Carolina Opry and Barefoot Landing. It's suites, rooms, apartments, and two pools rest in lush tropical landscaping found among few of the hotels in Myrtle Beach. Most pets are welcome, but the hotel charges $9 per night, as of August 2010, and ask that you do not bring aggressive breeds.
Mariner Hotel 7003 North Ocean Boulevard Myrtle Beach, SC 29572 866-643-9426 http://www.myrtlebeachmarinermotel.com/
Westgate Myrtle Beach Oceanfront
The Westgate Myrtle Beach Oceanfront hotel is just steps away from the white-sand beaches of the Grand Strand. The hotel also boasts a number of onsite amenities for the whole family such as a heated pool, lazy river, children's water play area, lap pool and game room. They require a $50 fee per stay per pet as of August 2010. The hotel only allows pets 50 pounds and under.
Westgate Myrtle Beach Oceanfront 415 South Ocean Boulevard Myrtle Beach, SC 29577 877-477-8004 http://www.wgmyrtlebeach.com/
Ocean Park Resort
The Ocean Park Resort has one-, two-, and three-bedroom suites that provide an ocean view and a convenient location near the best of Myrtle Beach's dining and entertainment venues. The hotel charges $15 per night per pet, as of August 2010. The hotel has a 20-pound weight limit (larger breeds may be allowed with approval from the general manager). If you plan on staying over a month, the fee as of August 2010 will be $150 per month per pet.
Ocean Park Resort 1905 South Ocean Boulevard Myrtle Beach, SC 29577 800-624-8539 http://www.oceanaresorts.com/
Affordable Family Resort
The Affordable Family Resort has 57 two-room suites, three cottages, and three units in a three-floor walk-up. As of August 2010, the resort charges $30 per night per pet, but during the months of October through March, the fee is $15 per night per pet.
Affordable Family Resort 2300 South Ocean Blvd. Myrtle Beach, SC 29577 888-839-4330 http://www.affordablefamilyresort.com/