Discover parks, piers, and many other things to do in Murrells Inlet

Located off Highway 17 Bypass just 15 miles south of Myrtle Beach, the Country Inn & Suites in Murrells Inlet, SC is an ideal starting point for fishing excursions, garden tours, top golf courses, and nightlife. Our rooms and suites are situated within two miles of Murrells Inlet MarshWalk and Crazy Sister Marina, where you can stroll the wooden boardwalk or charter a boat for tours and deep-sea fishing expeditions. Collect seashells at Huntington Beach State Park or wander through the picturesque grounds at Brookgreen Gardens, both about five miles south of the hotel. Ready for some shopping? The Market Common and Broadway at the Beach, both north of the hotel, are both packed with stores to visit and exciting things to do.

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The Market Common

8.19 mi / 13.18 km from the hotel
Featuring upscale shopping, fine dining, a movie theater, and a scenic walking trail around a lake, The Market Common boasts nearly 115 acres of beautifully designed streets, walkways, and buildings.

Broadway at the Beach

12.8 mi / 20.6 km from the hotel
See a show at one of the theaters, shop the boutiques, and visit the amusement area for a ride on the carousel. At night, you can watch the fireworks show over Broadway Lake and then head to Celebrity Square for live music and dancing.

Brookgreen Gardens

5.43 mi / 8.74 km from the hotel
Named one of the Top 10 Gardens in the US by Coastal Living Magazine, Brookgreen Gardens features on-site dining, a gift shop, and themed outdoor areas anchored by larger-than-life bronze sculptures.

Crazy Sister Marina

1.41 mi / 2.27 km from the hotel
For deep-sea fishing excursions, paddle-board tours, or a dolphin-watching expedition, stop by Crazy Sister Marina to book your fishing trip or water activity. An on-site gift shop is the perfect place to pick up a souvenir or grab a snack.

Gilligan’s Island Funland

0.9 mi / 1.45 km from the hotel
Take your family to this miniature golf course with an elaborate desert-island theme. Two 18-hole mini courses wind through streams, waterfalls, and caves, and you can search for the secret hole that results in a free game if you score a hole-in-one!

Hudson’s Surfside Flea Market

2.93 mi / 4.71 km from the hotel
Find everything under the sun at this expansive flea market in Surfside Beach. With more than 70,000 square feet of covered space and 400 vendors, the market offers handmade goods, clothing, jewelry, golf supplies, and more.

Huntington Beach State Park

5.04 mi / 8.12 km from the hotel
Home to sea turtles, alligators, birdlife, and the historic residence Atalaya castle, Huntington Beach State Park is an oasis of calm that overlooks the Atlantic Ocean. Hike, sunbathe, or picnic at this beautiful, secluded state park.

Legacy Antique Mall

0.06 mi / 0.09 km from the hotel
Celebrating more than 25 years in business, the Legacy Antique Mall specializes in vintage jewelry, antique furniture, and home decor.

Midway Park

9.63 mi / 15.5 km from the hotel
If you love playing tennis, head to Midway Park, where you can find six lighted courts. There's also a lighted basketball court, a rest area, and bathroom facilities.

Myrtle Beach State Park

7.95 mi / 12.79 km from the hotel
Grab your fishing pole, a picnic basket, and your beach tote for an outing at Myrtle Beach State Park. This oceanfront park offers hiking trails, gazebos, and a fishing pier located in the heart of the Grand Strand.

The Pier at Garden City

1.69 mi / 2.72 km from the hotel
Find something fun for everyone in your group at The Pier at Garden City, home to a tackle shop, an arcade, a café, and a pier bar. Cast your fishing line or simply relax and people watch.

Murrells Inlet MarshWalk

1.21 mi / 1.95 km from the hotel
There's always something happening at the Murrells Inlet MarshWalk, a half-mile wooden boardwalk that skirts the estuary and features restaurants, bars, boat docks, and outdoor vendors.