Econo Lodge Inn & Suites Beach Front Central
601 South Ocean Boulevard
Myrtle Beach, SC 29577
Phone: (843) 448-1491
Fax: (843) 626-5134
601 South Ocean Boulevard, Myrtle Beach, SC, US, 29577
- Phone: (843) 448-1491
- Fax: (843) 626-5134
At this oceanfront family amusement park there are a multitude of thrill rides such as bumper cars, go-carts, the Swamp Fox Roller Coaster and a Sling Shot with a 110-ft. free-fall. There are also kiddie rides as well as a water park with lazy river, slides, waterfalls and flumes. Admission to Family Kingdom is free, but passes are required for the water park or the amusement park rides. Hours of operation vary (check website) and inclement weather rules apply.
The Pleasant Hill is a celebrated boarding site, precisely situated at the Myrtle Beach in the Horry County of South Carolina. Its construction was completed in 1927. The in is established on a land area of less than one acre. Predominantly a wood frame construct, the lodge is a two-story structure. The two story full facade porches add up to the aesthetics. The Inn stays registered on the National Register of Historic Places.
Zip on over to Adrenaline Adventures newest attraction in Myrtle Beach. Take in the unparalleled view of the beach and surrounding Five Points area from over forty five feet in the air. Guests climb the stairs to the launch tower and strap into their gear before hurling over six hundred feet to the next tower at close to forty miles per hour. Six side-by-side ziplines ensure that friends and family can all join in on the fun.
Now you can not only watch a movie, but you can be part of it at the same time. The 3-D moving theatre lets you feel every bump, twist, turn and dive. Movies such as Glacier Run will make you glad your seat is bolted to the floor. This experience is not recommended for people who experience motion sickness, have heart problems or don't like fast rides.
Located in the heart of Myrtle Beach, Jurassic Golf is a great place to spend a couple of hours either during the day or at night. You'll swear you've been transported to Jurassic Park itself. There are two colorful, interesting 18-hole courses with dinosaurs and other reptiles that squawk and hiss and plenty of jungle to play through and around. One course has more obstacles than the other and can be considerably more frustrating for younger children. Both are a very entertaining. Cost is $6 for adults; children under 4 free.
The Franklin G. Burroughs-Simeon B. Chapin Art Museum is a visual art space dedicated to the work of local artists. The quaint little house dates from 1924, but it was moved from its original location in 1975, when it was slated for demolition. Happily the historic house survived, and today it houses a permanent art collection alongside other guest artist exhibits. An art library and working studio are available for those who want to learn more about art and learn to paint or draw. Admission is free.
This beautiful facility has 100,800 square feet of exhibit hall space that can broken down into three separate halls. The total floor space can accommodate 10,000 people and 522 booths. The grand ballroom has 16,890 square feet and can accommodate up to 1672 people. There are also two smaller meeting rooms on two levels. On-site food and beverage services are available. One special feature of this center is Whaling Wall No49 by environmentalist artist Wyland. It depicts Right Whales, the most endangered of the species.
This ballpark is the home of the Myrtle Beach Pelicans, the single-A club under the Texas Rangers' farm system. The park seats 6500 and throughout the season, the Pelicans usually have amazing specials. For instance, the 1USD beer nights on select games is perfect with a couple of hot-dogs and the great American pastime. The stadium is also known as TicketReturn.com Field, however most locals still call it Pelican Ballpark.
The Palace Theatre is a grand auditorium which seats 2638 guests who watch performances under the dynamic lighting, large stage area and state-of-the-art sound system. The shows that take place here are usually touring troupes or shows like Le Grand Cirque, The Magical Spirit of Ireland or Jersey Boys. There are two levels, the mezzanine and the orchestra section, and every seat provides an intimate view. Additionally, as with most shows in Myrtle Beach, they are suitable for all age-groups.
Located at Broadway at the Beach entertainment and dining complex, Dragon's Lair offers a few hours of challenging miniature golfing experience on two courses with varying difficulty. With an imaginative theme of magic and fire-breathing dragons, the whole family will enjoy walking winding pathways, exploring story-book structures and gardens, terrain, tunnels and bridges. There's even scary sounds and animated creatures. A volcano "erupts" every half hour. Everyone can feed the ducks and fish around the lake. Food is available at coin-operated feed stations. Hours may change or remain open later according to weather and season. Admission: USD9 before 6pm, USD10 after 6pm and USD15 for all day play. Visit the website for more information. There is a link to printable discount coupons. - Natasha Lawrence
A magical adventure for kids eight and above, MagiQuest is a live action role playing game in which players embark on quests to solve mysteries. Armed with a special wand that activates creatures and opens treasure chests, players are rewarded with runes for completing quests, which then allows them to access more challenging quests. To begin, guests purchase the wands at the MagiQuest store then register themselves as a specific player. The game requires going up and down different floors (by elevator or stairs); weekends and holidays will find plenty of kids running around. A package example is 90 minutes of adventure time, which includes classic wand and topper. Returning visitors can bring their previously purchased wands for discounted rates.
Visitors of all ages won't be able to resist this curiously odd, three-story structure that appears upside-down from the outside. Entertaining, scientific and educational, the ceiling of the lobby is decorated just like the floor and it certainly belies the fun ahead for the inquisitive. Children and adults will find exhibits and displays, simulators, physical tests of endurance and games of fun. Experience the force of 84-mph winds in the Hurricane Shack, generate electricity by bike pedaling, lay on a bed of nails, feel the 28°F water that passengers of the Titanic felt, ride a simulated roller coaster, make giant bubbles in the Bubble Lab or try your hand at landing the space shuttle.