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A Day in the Life of a Myrtle Beach Summer Vacationer

Welcome to the beautiful shores of Myrtle Beach! From the moment the sun rises to its golden descent, a summer day here is filled with fun, relaxation, and adventure. Reference this guide to the perfect day in Myrtle Beach.

Experience Sunrise Magic

Start your day with an unforgettable experience by watching the sunrise from your private oceanfront balcony at Monterey Bay Suites. As the first rays of sunlight dance across the Atlantic Ocean, you’ll be captivated by the serene beauty of the horizon. The tranquil sounds of waves gently crashing on the shore will make you feel at peace and ready for the day’s adventures.

Free Breakfast at Monterey Bay Suites

After soaking in the breathtaking sunrise, head down for a complimentary breakfast at Monterey Bay Suites. Enjoy a variety of delicious options, from fluffy pancakes and fresh fruit to savory eggs and crispy bacon. Fuel up with a hearty meal to prepare for an exciting day ahead.

Pack for a Beach or Pool Day

Next, it’s time to decide between a day at the beach or by the pool. With direct beach access, Monterey Bay Suites makes it easy to enjoy the sun, sand, and surf. If you prefer lounging by the pool, take advantage of the resort’s fantastic amenities, including multiple pools and hot tubs. Don’t forget to pack your sunscreen, a good book, and plenty of water!

Monterey Bay Suites - Outdoor Pool Overview

Lunch at River City Cafe

When hunger strikes, head over to the nearby River City Cafe for a delicious lunch. Known for its casual atmosphere and mouth-watering burgers, this local favorite offers a variety of tasty options. Here are a few dishes you must try:

  • California Pizza Burger: A juicy burger topped with pepperoni, marinara sauce, and mozzarella cheese.
  • Fried Mac & Cheese Burger: A unique twist on a classic, featuring fried mac & cheese patties.
  • House-made Onion Rings: Perfectly crispy and the ideal side to any burger.

Explore a Myrtle Beach Attraction

With a full stomach, it’s time to explore one of Myrtle Beach’s exciting attractions. Thanks to Brittain Rewards, you can enjoy a complimentary ticket to one of these fantastic activities:

  • SkyWheel: Take a thrilling ride on this iconic Ferris wheel and enjoy panoramic views of the coastline.
  • Miniature Golf: Have fun with a round of mini-golf at one of the nearby courses.
  • Myrtle Beach Watersports: Opt for a dolphin cruise and experience the joy of spotting these magnificent creatures in their natural habitat.

Dinner and Drinks at Sea Captain's House

As the day winds down, treat yourself to a delightful dinner at Sea Captain’s House. This oceanfront restaurant is renowned for its fresh seafood dishes, stunning views, and live music. Here are some recommendations:

  • She Crab Soup: A creamy, rich soup loaded with crab meat.
  • Seafood Platter: A generous serving of shrimp, scallops, and fish, cooked to perfection.
  • Key Lime Pie: End your meal with this refreshing and tangy dessert.

Evening Choices: Relax or Revel

After a satisfying meal, you have two great options to end your day:

  • Retreat to Monterey Bay Suites: Head back to your comfortable suite and unwind. Perhaps take a moonlit stroll on the beach or relax on your balcony, reflecting on your wonderful day.
  • Dance the Night Away at Crocodile Rocks: If you’re in the mood for some nightlife, Crocodile Rocks, a Dueling Piano Bar located at Broadway at the Beach, is the place to be. Sip on a cocktail and dance the night away as you soak in the lively Myrtle Beach musical scene.
Aerial of Monterey Bay Suites

Stay at Monterey Bay Suites

From sunrise to sunset, a day in Myrtle Beach is filled with unforgettable moments and delightful experiences. Whether you’re a beach lover, a foodie, or an adventure seeker, this coastal paradise has something for everyone. So pack your bags, head to Monterey Bay Suites, and get ready for a summer vacation you’ll cherish forever!

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