Vacation in our newly renovated Beach Cottage, "On the Half Shell"! This home is mere steps to the beach located only one block from the ocean. It offers comfortable bedding, flat screen televisions in each room, cable, wifi and everything you need to vacation in a home away from home. If you need a little extra room please check out our other VRBO listing # 632149, "Sandy Feet Retreat".
On the Half Shell, has 2 bedrooms; one with a queen size bed and the other with a bunk bed set (Full Bed under Single Bed), and Single Trundle Bed. This home offers a spacious living area complete with a Queen Size Sofabed, Love Seat, and 40 Inch Flat Screen Smart TV. The home offers a fully equipped kitchen, complete with microwave, oven, coffee pot, and well stocked kitchenware. Perfect for cooking in, any style...Steam-pot, toaster, blender, etc. It also has a fantastic deck out back for your wonderful Carolina Climate, and an outdoor shower. "On the Half Shell is conveniently located close to many of the areas best attractions. The home is only a few blocks from the neighborhood park/playground, and a water park at the end of our street. Garden City Beach is directly South of Surfside Beach and ends on a peninsula at the mouth of Murrells Inlet. The Surfside Pier, and yummy River City Grill are located 0.8 miles away. Other attractions include Marlin Quay Marina, Gulf Stream Café, Original Sam’s Corner, and Sara J’s Seafood Restaurant.
South of Surfside Beach is Murrells Inlet, a seaside community that is considered to be the 'seafood capital of South Carolina, but is also home to some of the nation's best golf courses. Once primarily a fishing village, the town is best known for the Murrells Inlet Marshwalk, a half-mile boardwalk overlooking a pristine saltmarsh, and many award-winning seafood and barbecue restaurants along highway 17 business.
Brookgreen Gardens is a sculpture garden and wildlife preserve built on four former rice plantations. It is located slightly south of Murrells Inlet, and features several themed gardens with American figurative sculptures, trails through several nature reserve ecosystems, and the lowcountry zoo.
If you’re looking for places to shop, Inlet Square Mall, The Market Common, Coastal Grand, Myrtle Beach Mall, Broadway at the Beach, Barefoot Landing, two Tanger Shopping Outlets, and many more shopping facilities are all within an easy drive from Surfside Beach. Looking for some entertainment, take in a show at Alabama Theater, Medieval Times, Pirates Voyage, The Carolina Opry, and Legends in concert. Other fun options are the Ripley's Aquarium, Wonder Works, Alligator Adventure, Hard Rock Cafe, Jimmy Buffett's Margaritaville, and the Pavilion Nostalgia Park.
Several other points of interest include the waterfront community of Georgetown, the third oldest city in South Carolina and second largest seaport in South Carolina. There is also historic Conway with its downtown riverwalk area nestled on the banks of the Waccamaw River. Both towns include fine dining, shopping, and historic sites.
Surfside Beach, is closely located to Waccamaw Hospital and several urgent care facilities.
Whatever your heart desires, whatever your need, the south strand offers a little something on everyone’s to-do list. We have a variety of wonderful restaurants, fantastic retail stores, creative miniature golf, exceptional charter fishing, exciting water sports…and of course, nothing but relaxation.