Not So Spooky Beach Houses in North Myrtle Beach

Ok, even thought it’s that time of the year when ghosts and goblins frolic about seeking treats or offering harmless tricks, we think you’ll find that there’s nothing spooky about our beach houses in North Myrtle Beach. In fact, you’ll be so amazed at the views, at the price, and at your comfort level while staying there, you’re going to wish you were spending the whole winter with us!

beach houses in North Myrtle BeachBut it is Halloween and this blog wouldn’t be complete if we didn’t wish everyone a Happy & Safe Halloween this 2013! Following are some of the best events taking place in the area on behalf of this, the spookiest holiday of them all.

Halloween Trick or Treat at Barefoot Landing will take place Thursday, Oct. 31 from 5 to 7 p.m. Bring the kids down to Barefoot Landing for a night of Halloween Trick or Treat fun!

Don’t miss Terror Under the Bridge, the best Myrtle Beach Haunted House on Wednesday & Thursday, Oct. 30 and 31 from 7-11 p.m. A fun, thrilling, chilling, scary, yet breath-taking and adventurous outdoor haunted attraction. This haunted attraction was voted the best haunt on the Grand Strand. This 8000 square foot, lower river warehouse, is located a few minutes from Myrtle Beach.  Situated in downtown Conway SC, under the Main Street Bridge on the Riverwalk. If you are looking for haunted houses around Myrtle Beach, this is definitely the one to visit this season. $10 admission fee.

If you’re interested in more information about any of our beach houses in North Myrtle Beach please don’t hesitate to get in touch with us. We can be reached through our website or by calling us at 800-334-3798. Happy Halloween to all!


Don't Miss These October Events Near North Myrtle Beach

October is such a beautiful time of the year to be out exploring the area up and down the coast and enjoying the pleasant temperatures and seeking out foliage color. If you can find your way to one of the many golf courses in the area, that’s even better!

North Myrtle Beach condo rentalsWhen you make your reservations at one of our North Myrtle Beach condo rentals you’ll be close to lots of events taking place in the area. Try to take as many in as you possibly can because with November comes a whole other crop of activities to experience!

The popular 4th Annual Myrtle Beach Wine Fest will be held on Saturday, October 19, 2013 from 11 a.m. to 7 p.m. in Valor Park at The Market Common. Over 100 wines from the U.S. and around the world. In addition there will be 20+ specialty vendors, food, live music, and beer. Free admission. For more information call 843-712-2618.
Taste of the Town is held at the Myrtle Beach Convention Center on Tuesday, Oct. 22 from 4-10 p.m. Visitors can try foods from more than 50 local restaurants.

Huntington's Haunted Halloween is held on Friday, October 25 from 6:00-9:30PM at Atalaya Huntington Beach State Park. For info call 843-235-8755

North Myrtle Beach condo rentalsHowl-O-Scream will take place in North Myrtle Beach at McLean Park on Saturday, October 26 from 5 to 8 p.m. As a safe Halloween event, the park will be a night filled with fun.

The Kid’s and Pet’s Costume Contest and Fun Day is being held at Barefoot Landing on Saturday, October 26 from noon to 3 p.m. The public is invited to attend.

When you’re planning a visit to the coastal area of South Carolina consider staying in any one of our many North Myrtle Beach condo rentals where you’ll have all the comforts of home. If we can be of assistance, please call us at 1-800-334-3798.


Check Out Our North Myrtle Beach Winter Rentals

When the temperatures are cooling off and the summer vacationers have long since gone home, we start looking forward to the return of the snowbirds that come to enjoy our North Myrtle Beach winter rentals year after year. Our miles of beautiful beaches with their pristine white sand and blue ocean water awaits them.

North Myrtle Beach winter rentalsThe beautiful North Myrtle Beach winter rentals we have are conveniently located and are an assortment of resorts and condos. Winter guests will have the convenience of amenities such as indoor swimming pools, Jacuzzis and hot tubs. Fitness rooms will provide you with exercise equipment to use at your leisure in many of the resorts and on-site dining will provide you with dining pleasures just steps from where you stay.

If you’d like to try our accommodations out before coming for a longer, winter stay, we have a Fall Special currently going on. Come between September 14 and November 30 and get the 7th night free when you rent for 6 nights! This applies to new reservations only and no other discounts or specials apply. Reservation fees and tax are extra.

Be sure to take in the local events going on during your time here. These are some of the events going on in the area that are coming up soon:

Pawleys Island Festival of Music & Art takes place Oct. 1-13, 2013.

Autumn Big Band Blast will take place on Saturday, October 5 at the La Belle Amie Vineyard.

The Metropolitan Opera: Eugene Onegin – Encore will be held at Cinemark at Myrtle Beach on Wednesday, Oct. 9 at 6:30 p.m. A nobleman tired of life falls in love with a married woman.

The Gaither Music Fest will be at the Myrtle Beach Convention Center in Myrtle Beach for two days this fall. Friday, Oct. 11 from 7 p.m. to 10 p.m. and Saturday, Oct. 12 from 10 a.m. to 9 .m.

If we can help you in any way with choosing a winter rental or if you have any questions, please don’t hesitate to get in touch with us by calling 1-800-334-3798.


You'll Just Love Wyndham Resort in North Myrtle Beach

When you’re looking for an exceptional place to stay in the coastal South Carolina region be sure to take a look at Wyndham Resort North Myrtle Beach. Staying here means waking up to wide, seemingly endless, beautiful beaches and phenomenal coastline views. This time of year you can enjoy the cooling ocean water, swim in the resort’s spacious pools, relax in a hot tub, and when evening rolls around, go out on the town and enjoy the area’s many local restaurants and nightlife. 

Wyndham Resort North Myrtle BeachThere are plenty of other activities to enjoy when you stay at Wyndham Resort North Myrtle Beach, too. The Grand Strand alone offers over 110 championship golf courses that are definitely worth playing, countless shopping venues, water and amusement parks, or visit North Myrtle Beach’s own city park just four blocks away. Main Street offers ice cream shops, Alligator Adventure, and many family entertainment shows.

Have you ever wondered who is the best female golfer on the Grand Strand? Come find out when area golfers compete for the annual Mayor’s Cup Women’s Amateur Golf Championship on September 20 – 22, at Whispering Pines Golf Course. The tournament is open to all female golfers, age 18 and up. City residency is not required. Call Whispering Pines Golf Course at 843-918-2305. The best individual score will determine the winner! We hope to see you there!


Beautiful North Myrtle Beach Beach Houses

For anyone planning a Fall vacation to coastal South Carolina, be sure to check out our Fall Specials on our North Myrtle Beach beach houses. You can save a bundle of money by choosing this time of year to take your vacation. The temperatures have gone from scorching hot to nicely warm and the beaches are free of crowds and families.

North Myrtle Beach beach housesCome between September 14 and November 30 and stay for 6 nights and we’ll throw in the 7th night for free! This only applies to new reservations and only certain properties participate in these specials. You’re sure to find more than a few North Myrtle Beach beach houses that do though. All of our weekly rentals include departure cleaning and a linen package at no additional charge and that’s something not all of the other resorts provide.

At this time of the year you can always find excellent deals and specials on properties not yet rented. Check our calendar to see the specials and discounts available.

Be sure to mark your calendar for the Wearable Art Luncheon for Pawleys Island Festival of Music & Art that will be held Thursday, September 19 from 11 a.m-1:30 p.m. at the Tommy Bahama Restaurant, The Market Common. Ticket price: $30. Wearable Art & Unique Items, Silent Auction, Strolling Fashion Show & Lunch. The Wearable Art Luncheon is all about fashion, food, fun, and shopping! A strolling fashion show will feature the hot new trends as well as wearable art and jewelry from local artists. You can shop for unique art, jewelry, hats, scarves and fabulous gifts in the silent auction. This event is a fundraiser for the Pawleys Island Festival of Music & Art. Fifty percent of the net proceeds help fund the Kathryn Metts Bryan Visual Arts Scholarship. Definitely an event you won’t want to miss.


Come Spend Labor Day in Our NMB Oceanfront Condos

With summer winding down plenty of people wait until Labor Day Weekend to squeeze that one last vacation in. That’s understandable considering how much is going on around the Grand Strand. Whether you’re coming to play some late summer golf or enjoy a relaxing vacation on the beach before summer’s end, we can provide you with some of the most comfortable North Myrtle Beach oceanfront condos you’ve probably ever stayed in.

North Myrtle Beach oceanfront condosTake a look at the Specials we have on our North Myrtle Beach oceanfront condos and see if you don’t find the best deals going on anywhere around here. We’re sure you will!

Murrells Inlet Marsh Walk Fireworks will take place on Monday, August 19 beginning at 9 p.m. Don’t miss seeing the night sky light up over the marsh!

Summer Breeze Music Festival will be held on Saturday, August 31 at the La Belle Amie Vineyard.

On Saturday, August 31 from 4 – 7 p.m. the House of Blues will be holding Brews, Blues & BBQ on the Deck with happy hour specials 4-7 p.m. Draft beer tasting and BBQ vendors.

Don’t miss the Labor Day Weekend Fireworks Extravaganza on Saturday, August 31 starting at 10 p.m. Say goodbye to summer with a spectacular fireworks extravaganza over Lake Broadway brought to you by our friends at Helicopter Adventures™.

Have a safe and fun filled Labor Day holiday!


Affordable North Myrtle Beach Condo Rentals

When you’re looking for an affordable or reasonably priced place to stay for your vacation don’t overlook the North Myrtle Beach condo rentals that we have available and listed on our website. Here at Beachcomber Vacation Rentals we have a large inventory of lovely oceanfront and ocean view North Myrtle Beach condo rentals that would meet your desires as well as the needs of your wallet.

North Myrtle Beach condo rentalsIf you’re here now or arriving this weekend, check out what’s going on at the convention center in Myrtle Beach. The Craftsmen’s Classic Arts and Crafts Festival is being held at the Myrtle Beach Convention Center on Friday, August 2 from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.; Saturday, August 3 from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.; and Sunday August 4 from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Festival will feature a variety of artists in a wide array of practices and concentrations.

Tomorrow, Saturday, August 3, the Blues & Jazz Festival is taking place from 12-5 p.m. at La Belle Amie Vineyard. Music from The King Bees and The Shamalama promisses to soothe your soul. Tasty, outdoor cooking will be served along with the wines at the vineyard while the sounds live music fill the air. Bring a chair and a friend or two and sit back and enjoy the summer festival.

North Myrtle Beach condo rentalsThe Myrtle Beach Police and Fire Departments and Horry County Police and Fire Departments will square off in their Annual Guns ’n Hoses Softball Game on Sunday, August 4, with proceeds to benefit Project Lifesaver. The game is a fun competition among city and county staff that’s open to the public. Tickets are a $5.00 donation. Gates open at 3:00 p.m. Game one and two will start at 4:00 p.m. between the Myrtle Beach Fire Department and the Horry County Fire Department and the Myrtle Beach Police Department and the Horry County Police Department (two fields). At 5:00 p.m., there will be a Homerun and Base Hitting Competition. The winner of games one and two will play at 6:00 p.m. This event will be fun for the entire family with entertainment for the kids, snacks and drinks.  Tickets also are available at the Myrtle Beach Fire Department administrative offices and at the M.L. Brown Building in Conway.


How to Find a Myrtle Beach Winter Rental

As we roll into August it’s that time of year when many people’s thoughts begin to turn to where they’re going to spend the winter months. Some snowbirds are just tired of going the whole way to Florida and are hoping to find something closer to the northern relatives they leave behind every year. Others that are newly retired are faced with the opportunity to spend part of their winter in a warmer climate for the first time in their lives.

Myrtle Beach winter rentalMany of our vacation rentals that are available on a weekly basis during the summer months are rented out affordably by the month during the winter. You can find and secure a Myrtle Beach winter rental from a large assortment of homes starting at this time of the year. If spending any part of your winter here is something you’ve decided you want to do, it’s important to act sooner rather than later when it comes to securing a Myrtle Beach winter rental.

These rentals are fully furnished and the utilities are covered. Amenities vary from place to place so read carefully to be sure where you’re staying supplies everything you need for an enjoyable stay. For example, not all rentals have Internet service or phones.

For convenience sake, you probably won’t want a unit that doesn’t have a washer/dryer if you’re going to be staying for a month or more. Keep in mind that location, unit size and amenities offered all affect the price. Before you start looking decide what’s important to you and then use our search engine to fine tune the results.

If you’d like to talk with us at Beachcomber Vacations about our winter rentals we can be reached by calling toll free 1-800-334-3798.


August Nights Near North Myrtle Beach

When you take a South Carolina coastal vacation your days will have you and your family cooling off in the ocean but come evening there’s a whole assortment of other activities to take advantage of. Movies, baseball and fireworks displays, just to name a few, are available for your enjoyment just a short distance from our North Myrtle Beach vacation rentals so make sure you check them out.

North Myrtle Beach vacation rentalsMovies Under the Stars takes place every Wednesday night from 9-11 p.m. in Valor Park at The Market Common. Nacho Hippo will sell beer, wine & nachos. Canipes Chocolates & Candies will sell gourmet snacks and popcorn. Movies are subject to change. In the case of inclement weather, the event will be canceled.  Updates will be posted on their website and on Facebook. The following movies are scheduled for August:

August 7 Harry Potter & the Sorcerer's Stone (PG)?

August 14 Three Men & a Baby (rated PG)?

August 21 City Slickers (rated PG-13)

?August 28 Jurassic Park (rated PG-13)

The Myrtle Beach Pelicans Minor League Baseball team will be playing home games in Myrtle Beach this summer with fireworks following these select games, weather permitting. For August the home games will be held on August 4-6, 8-10, 17-23 and 31. All games start at 7:05 p.m. and are held at BB&T Coastal Field in the heart of Myrtle Beach. North Myrtle Beach vacation rentalsFireworks Displays taking place during the first half of August 2013 in the Myrtle Beach area include the following locations. These are free to watch and the public is invited.

Friday, August 2, 10:00 p.m. – Broadway at the Beach
Sunday, August 4, Following the Pelicans Game
Monday, August 5, 10:15 p.m. – Barefoot Landing
Tuesday, August 6, 10:00 p.m. – Broadway at the Beach
Wednesday, August 7, 10:00 p.m. – Second Avenue Pier
Thursday, August 8, Following the Pelicans Game
Friday, August 9, 10:00 p.m. – Broadway at the Beach
Monday, August 12, 10:15 p.m. – Barefoot Landing
Tuesday, August 13, 10:00 p.m. – Broadway at the Beach
Wednesday, August 14, 10:00 p.m. – Second Avenue Pier

When you’re looking for a place to stay be sure to take a look at the North Myrtle Beach vacation rentals that only Beachcomber Vacations can provide for you. We’re sure you’ll love the quality and comfort of our vacation rentals. We’ll see you soon!


Big Savings on North Myrtle Beach Oceanfront Condos

If you’re planning a visit to Coastal South Carolina this month and haven’t found your accommodations yet we have some huge savings on some of our North Myrtle Beach oceanfront condos. You can take advantage of savings as huge as 35% off during a stay between July 20-27 for instance.

North Myrtle Beach oceanfront condos Among the many deals on North Myrtle Beach oceanfront condos are at this beautiful 4 bedroom oceanfront Emerald Cove 3C condo that normally charges $2,415.00 / week. Hurry to take advantage of the special rate of $1,569.75 / week! You’ll love having the oceanfront balcony off the living room and the master bedroom. There’s a fully equipped kitchen and a Jacuzzi tub in the master bathroom. Amenities include 4 TVs with cable, DVD, washer/dryer, A/C, free wireless Internet and telephone.
Wyndham Ocean Boulevard, Wyndham Westwinds, Wyndham Seawatch and Wyndham Towers on the Grove are fully furnished 1 to 3 bedroom units where you can get up to 25% off during the week of July 20-27 but you’d better hurry!  Use the search calendar on our website to find properties or call us at 1-843-272-3906 for prices and availability.
Don’t miss the Boathouse Summer Concert Series taking place every Sunday at noon through September 3, 2013. You’re sure to enjoy this popular outdoor summer concert series in Myrtle Beach that promises some of the area’s hottest bands such as Thomas Rhett, Rehab with the Mobros, Treehouse! and Finnegan Bell, Ying Yang Twins with Almost Kings, LoCash Cowboys, Sunny Ledfurd, Dustin Lynch, Parmalee, Greg Bates, Saliva with The IZM, The Lacs, Shooter Jennings, Bubba Sparxxx, Ballyhoo!, Crowded Streets- Dave Matthews Tribute Band, Matt Stillwell, Weaving the Fate, Tribal Seeds, The Mullets, Skid Row, Coolio and The Movement. All concerts are free!