Discover a selection of 6,000 vacation rentals in Surfside Beach, SC that are perfect for your trip. Whether you’re traveling with friends, family, or even pets, Vrbo vacation homes have the best amenities for hanging out with the people that matter most, including swimming pools and private pools. Prices start at $60 per night, and houses and condos are popular options for a stay in Surfside Beach. Either way, you'll find a rental for everyone's needs.
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Destination guide

Relaxing by the sea in vacation rentals at Surfside Beach

Surfside Beach is a laid-back beachgoer destination in the state of South Carolina. With its abundance of family-friendly activities, restaurant options, shopping, and outdoor recreation, Surfside Beach offers a little something for every vacationer. Vacation rental homes can be found near the most exciting attractions to make the most of your trip.


History and culture in Surfside Beach

Surfside Beach is found near a variety of historical attractions that are sure to delight history buffs. The South Carolina Hall of Fame, which honors contemporary and past citizens who have contributed to the state’s success, and the Hopsewee Plantation, a Low Country rice plantation, offers a glimpse into life in the 1800s. Patriots Point Naval & Maritime Museum is a living history museum that honors the U.S. Navy, and the Brookgreen Gardens have an interesting mix of American sculptural masterpieces, a zoo with exotic wildlife, botanical gardens, and historic sites of Low Country heritage.

Things to do

A world of excitement near vacation homes in Surfside Beach

One of the most appealing aspects of Surfside Beach is its diverse range of activities to suit any traveler. Vacation rentals can be found near everything from family-oriented theme parks, such as Wild Water & Wheels, a high-energy water park and go-kart track, and Surfside Pier, a fishing pier with amenities and watersports. Myrtle Beach State Park is also nearby, which has a recreational waterfront, nature center, and forest for watersports and nature walks, and Fun Warehouse, an indoor amusement park with roller skating, laser tag, and an inflatable play center for children.


Seasonal weather averages in Surfside Beach

Travelers enjoy Surfside Beach for its surfing. If you're planning a vacation around the weather, July, August, June and September are the hottest months to visit, when temperatures average 77°F.

Natural features

Exploring the beaches and other natural features in Surfside Beach

Whether you're looking for fun outdoor activities or just want to take in the scenery, Surfside Beach is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. Here are some of the area’s most eye-catching sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Surfside Beach (0.1 mi / 0.2 km)
  • Myrtle Beach State Park (3.9 mi / 6.3 km)
  • Garden City Beach (6.2 mi / 10 km)
  • Huntington Beach State Park (7.9 mi / 12.7 km)
  • Brookgreen Gardens (9.3 mi / 14.9 km)
  • Litchfield Beach (13.5 mi / 21.8 km)
How to get there

How to get to and around Surfside Beach

The nearest airport is in Myrtle Beach Intl. Airport (MYR), located 6 mi (9.7 km) from the city center. If you can't find a flight that's convenient for your trip, you can also fly into North Myrtle Beach, SC (CRE-Grand Strand), which is 20.2 mi (32.5 km) away.

Getting around

Getting around Surfside Beach

Surfside Beach and the larger Myrtle Beach area have plenty of public transportation options to choose from. In addition to walking from your summer rental to nearby attractions, you also have rental cars, taxis, rideshare, and a local bus service with regular stops to popular sites. You can also bike through the area, which is a popular way to experience the scenery and take in the sights at your own pace.

Food and drink

Best dining in Surfside Beach

No matter your taste, Surfside Beach has a range of incredible restaurants offering everything from mouthwatering seafood to delectable pastries, all reflecting the unique infusion of cultural influences. Local delis near the water offer light lunches after a long afternoon at the beach, while sophisticated restaurants have gourmet dining options with exciting cocktails for a touch of the local nightlife. No matter if you’re craving fine-dining Italian or a casual eatery that’s family and pet friendly, you’re certain to find the right cuisine in a restaurant near your summer rental. Culinary tourism is also popular in and around Surfside Beach, offering unique Carolina dishes like calabash, stone-ground grits, long-grain rice, shrimp, blue crab, country ham, and grouper.

What are the top vacation rentals in or near Surfside Beach?

Whatever you're looking for in a getaway, you'll find a rental in or around Surfside Beach that's right up your alley. Why not try these on for size?:

  • Make use of handy amenities like a microwave oven and shopping at "Stunning Maisons - Sur - Mer Oceanfront Luxury". Located around 15 miles from Surfside Beach, this vacation rental has 2 bedrooms and is a hit with guests.
  • "True Oceanfront With Panoramic Views 1st Class Accommodations" also promises a memorable escape, offering 2 bedrooms, a bicycle, free WiFi and more. It's around 16 miles from Surfside Beach.

For even more great options, use the search bar at the top of the page to find the perfect Surfside Beach vacation rental for you.

What are the top-rated vacation rentals for weekend getaways in or near Surfside Beach?

Clock off on Friday afternoon and then forget all about work. If you're craving some fun and relaxation, these rentals in and near Surfside Beach promise a memorable weekend getaway:

  • Get away from it all at "Vintage Beach Cottage, 90 Second Walk To Beach", which is around 20 miles to the northeast of central Surfside Beach. There's plenty of nature and adventure to keep you happy here. Try some windsurfing and surfing and boogie boarding or simply take in the sights of Prestwick Country Club and Valley at Eastport Golf Club.
  • "Oceanfront, Spacious Updated Condo" is another great setting for a fun few days away. Around 1 mile southwest of Surfside Beach, use it as a base to enjoy some windsurfing or horse riding. Surfside Beach and The Children's Museum of South Carolina should also be on your must-do list while you're here.

Can I find studio apartments for rent in and around Surfside Beach?

Studio apartments are a tough act to follow when it comes to convenience and location. Choose one of these studio apartments for rent in or near Surfside Beach and experience the local energy and vibe:

  • Unpack your suitcase at "Studio - Lower Level". Amenities including heating and a pool will make you feel at home here.
  • Another tempting option is "Oceanfront - Sparkling Kitchen". Take advantage of a washing machine, games and other handy amenities during your stay.

There are plenty of attractions around Surfside Beach to add to your itinerary. Nourish the culture vulture within and visit Columbia Marionette Theater and Trinity Episcopal Cathedral.

Can I find short term rentals in or near Surfside Beach?

Whether you're looking for a compact apartment or a house to fit the entire family, you'll find the ideal place on Vrbo. Enjoy a mini break at one of these favorites in or near Surfside Beach:

  • For an awesome weekend away, you can't go wrong with "1/2 Block From Ocean/golf Cart". It's near the center of Surfside Beach, along with countless things to see and do.
  • Another great option is "Studio - Lower Level". Round up your crew and enjoy a relaxing stay close to the heart of Surfside Beach.

What are the best romantic weekend getaways in or near Surfside Beach?

Nothing says "I love you" quite like a romantic weekend rendezvous. If you're longing to spend a couple of relaxing nights away with your honey, we've got some romantic getaways in and around Surfside Beach that will whisk you off your feet:

  • Sneak off on Friday afternoon for a few nights of passion at "Stunning Maisons - Sur - Mer Oceanfront Luxury". Around 15 miles from Surfside Beach, this property comes with lots of nice touches, like winery tours and a sauna.
  • "True Oceanfront With Panoramic Views 1st Class Accommodations" is another wonderful option that's sure to impress. It's around 16 miles from Surfside Beach and has a resort and beauty services.

What are the best large group vacation rentals in or near Surfside Beach?

Sneak a peek at these large group vacation rentals in or near Surfside Beach where you won't have to leave anyone off your guest list:

  • A wealth of amenities including an ocean view and a garden make "Cozy And Family House - 10 Minutes" a top pick for groups. This expansive retreat has 5 bedrooms and accommodates up to 16 guests. From the heart of Surfside Beach, it's around 1 mile away to the southwest.
  • "Luxury North Myrtle Beach Home In Ocean Front Resort" is another excellent option. It's around 19 miles to the northeast of Surfside Beach, has 4 bedrooms and sleeps as many as 12 guests. A swimming pool and a garden are among the things designed to make your visit even more memorable.

What are the best houses for rent with a pool in or near Surfside Beach?

A pool is often a must-have when deciding where to spend your vacation, especially if you've got kids in tow. Browse these houses with a pool in or near Surfside Beach and spend your days splish-splashing around:

  • Treat your loved ones to an unforgettable stay at "Cozy And Family House - 10 Minutes". There's a lot to love about this retreat besides its pool, such as a fenced pool and a fenced yard.
  • Alternatively, spend your break at "Beautiful 7 Bd Oceanfront House With A Private Pool Located On The Golden Mile". In addition to its inviting pool, you can also make use of towels and a swimming pool.

Surfside Beach has a humid subtropical climate, with average summertime temperatures fluctuating between 75 ºF and 85 ºF. But there's no need to wait until summer to visit! Take a look at the search bar at the top of the page and adjust the filters to find the ideal Surfside Beach vacation rental and organize your getaway for whenever you like.

What are the best large family vacation rentals in or near Surfside Beach?

Whether your idea of the perfect escape is out in the country or down by the sea, you'll enjoy it even more if you share it with family and friends. Settle into one of these large family vacation rentals in or near Surfside Beach and bring the whole gang along:

  • Sleeping up to 11 guests in 4 bedrooms, "Vintage Beach Cottage, 90 Second Walk To Beach" is the ideal place to vacation with the family. This retreat is 20 miles to the northeast of Surfside Beach and has creature comforts that include nearby birdwatching activities and a separate dining area.
  • "Oceanfront, Spacious Updated Condo" also offers the space you need to connect with loved ones. This property is around 1 mile to the southwest of central Surfside Beach and accommodates 8 guests in its 3 bedrooms. A kitchen and nearby birdwatching activities will help keep everyone happy and comfortable.

If you're in the mood to do some sightseeing, there are loads of family-friendly attractions close by to put on your itinerary. Riverbanks Zoo and Garden, Columbia Canal and Riverfront Park and South Carolina State Fairgrounds are fine places to start.

Can I find family cabin rentals in or near Surfside Beach?

Vacation with your kids in a family cabin rental in or near Surfside Beach and get set to create some unforgettable memories together. Here are some we think you'll love:

  • "Modern Cabin Near Myrtle Beach Sc" - Enjoy quality time with your gang at this escape, which is around 14 miles northwest of the center of Surfside Beach. A dishwasher and coffee and tea making facilities are among its family-friendly amenities.
  • "Little Pee Dee River Cabin" - Another excellent choice, this rental comes with coffee and tea making facilities, a kitchen and more. You'll find it around 30 miles to the northwest of Surfside Beach.

For more options, use the search bar at the top of the page and adjust the filters to find the Surfside Beach vacation rental that's perfect for your needs.

What are the best large houses to rent with indoor pools in or near Surfside Beach?

Nothing says ooh-la-la like having a pool inside your house. Pack your swimwear and take a dip in the comfort and privacy of one of these spacious vacation homes in or near Surfside Beach:

  • Invite family and friends over for a leisurely swim at "1/2 Block From Ocean/golf Cart". This rental has space to spare, with 3 bedrooms comfortably sleeping up to 8 people. A water park and a swimming pool are other things to love about this place.
  • In addition to its swish indoor pool, "Meticulous Attention To Detail: 17th Floor Ocean Front Condo" comes with a garden and a swimming pool. It has 3 bedrooms that can accommodate up to 10 guests, so you can bring your entire gang along.

Use the search bar at the top of the page and adjust the filters to find more tempting Surfside Beach vacation rental options for your next big getaway.