Events Going on For Valentine's Day

If this year’s plans for Valentine’s Day include coming to North Myrtle Beach, South Carolina, for an early vacation and staying in one of our many North Myrtle Beach vacation rentals then you can count on having a wonderful time. The ocean is about the most romantic spot you can visit at this time of the year. North Myrtle Beach vacation rentalsThere are lots of events taking place this week and by staying in one of our North Myrtle Beach vacation rentals you’ll be in close proximity to all of them. If your plans include dining in one of the area’s nearly 2,000 restaurants, be sure to make your reservation with them ahead of time to ensure a seat. Celebrate Valentine’s Day by attending Cupid’s Comedy Capers, an audience interactive improv comedy about relationships and love. Feb. 14-16, 2013 from 7:30 to 9 p.m. at the Uptown Theatre at Myrtle Beach Mall, 10177 N. Kings Hwy. This is great for couples or a girl’s night out. This 18+ show is naughty, but not nasty. Tickets: $14 We Love Our Snowbirds! Come to Myrtle Beach Mall on February 14 from 12:30 p.m. to 4 p.m. There will be lots of door prizes, refreshments, entertainment and mall discounts for our friends that spend their winter months along the Grand Strand. If you only see one show, this is the one! The Carolina Opry will feature a live music variety show with a cast of singers, dancers, comedians and musicians blending humor and dance with everything from rock 'n roll, Broadway and country to classic hits and pop melodies. From 7:30 to 9:30 p.m. on February 14.


Come Enjoy a Shoppers Paradise

For those who love to shop, you’ll find a shopper’s paradise in the Grand Strand area of South Carolina. From North Myrtle Beach to Georgetown, SC, you’ll find shopping opportunities than you ever dreamed of. North Myrtle Beach condosThere are an abundance of malls, outlet centers, gift shops and boutique stores as well as clothing stores, galleries, and some specialty shops in the area. You can find any gift imaginable from gourmet kitchen equipment to designer clothing to coastal themed gifts and plenty in between. There are also an abundance of antique shops and art galleries up and down the coast. When you stay in our North Myrtle Beach condos you’ll be in close proximity to some of the finest shopping the area offers as well as the largest malls. Our North Myrtle Beach condos will supply you with comfortable furnishings and bedding that will restore you each night for your next day’s shopping ventures.

If you want to dine in, you’ll like knowing that your condo comes fully equipped for preparing your own meals but the area also boasts more than 1,800 restaurants. From casual fare to fine dining, you’re sure to find exactly the type of meal you’re looking for. And when it’s entertainment that you want, consider taking in some of the local theatre shows. The Palace Theatre unveiled a new show for their 2013 lineup. Jersey Nights will feature the music of Frankie Valli and the Four Seasons. Don't miss this spectacular trip down memory lane with authentic costumes and more. Sing along to songs like Sherry, My Eyes Adored You, Silence is Golden, Bye Bye Baby and so many other classics. Jersey Nights will be performed at 5:30 p.m. Tuesday through Saturday, February 5 – June 1, 2012 at the Palace Theatre. It will also be performed at 10 a.m. on Wednesdays and at 2 p.m. Tuesdays and Thursdays.


Condo Rentals in North Myrtle Beach

When you’re thinking about where to go on vacation this year and you’re looking for a relaxing and tranquil place, consider coastal South Carolina. We have an assortment of many nicely furnished North Myrtle Beach condo rentals available. Our condos are located oceanfront, in secluded areas, and as part of a busy community. They’re all well-appointed and fully equipped with outstanding amenities sure to meet your needs. North Myrtle Beach condo rentalsOur North Myrtle Beach condo rentals offer privacy and the freedom to sit out on your balcony with an absolute feeling of serenity and safety. We can tailor the type of vacation that you desire when you stay in one of our rentals, from a bustling lively resort to secluded rentals that permits guests to take things at their own pace and in their own time. Our vast amenities feature such luxuries as a pool or patio and garden area providing the perfect home base for your vacation. Other amenities include flat screen TVs, cable, Internet access, washer/dryer, whirlpool tubs, Jacuzzis and hot tubs. Some condo rentals are part of a complex with a number of units. This is ideal for people who enjoy the social aspect of staying in an area with shared amenities and entertainment such as restaurants and bars. If we can help you in any way with finding your ideal condo rental please don’t hesitate to get in touch with us. Hope to see you soon!


Merry Christmas From Our Family to Yours

With Christmas just a few days away we’d like to wish everyone a very Merry Christmas this year. We hope you’ll have an enjoyable time whether you’ll be with family or spending it with friends. Many people travel over the holidays – some going far away while the lucky ones come here to stay in our North Myrtle Beach vacation homes. North Myrtle Beach vacation homesKids get pretty wound up this time of year, first in anticipation of Christmas and then afterwards with their presents, candy, and all that time off of school. Be sure to get them out on the beachfront to run off that excess energy. Walk it, bike it, or go for a run – turn it into a beachcombing search for the biggest and best seashell – or play a game of family volleyball. Anything that keeps them moving and out in the fresh air will ultimately calm them and help them sleep that night. And we all know when they sleep soundly, so do you. You can count on having everything you need when you stay in one of our North Myrtle Beach vacation homes. They are completely furnished and beautifully decorated, have separate sleeping arrangements just like at home, and fully equipped kitchens and dining areas. If you want to eat your meals out, letting someone else do all the cooking, there are over 1,800 restaurants in the area. But if you want to stay in occasionally you’ll appreciate the well appointed kitchen where you can eat breakfast in your pajamas and dinner in your swimsuit. Merry Christmas to everyone near and far!


Shopping for Your Holiday Presents

Visiting the coastal South Carolina area this time of year will provide you with plenty of holiday festivities to enjoy with your family. If you’re looking for great deals on accommodations give our North Myrtle Beach vacation rentals a look. We just know you’ll like what you see. North Myrtle Beach vacation rentalsThis is a great place to do that holiday shopping too. We have a plethora of specialty shops for everything beach related and malls with outlet stores plus many more shops that are sure to hold those special items you are looking for. Remember, the ultimate gift is a gift certificate from Beachcomber Vacations for a stay in one of our North Myrtle Beach vacation rentals. That's a gift that is one-size-fits-all! The North Myrtle Beach Community Band Christmas Concert will be held on Friday, Dec. 14, 2012, from 7:30-10 p.m. at J. Bryan Floyd Community Center, North Myrtle Beach. This event is free and open to the public. Call 843-280-5584 with any questions. Town of Surfside Beach’s Breakfast with Santa takes place from 9-10:30 a.m. on Saturday, December 15 at the Golden Egg Restaurant in Surfside Beach. The breakfast is for children ages 10 and under. Visit with Santa and receive a bag of candy. Then enjoy a free breakfast for the children. Call 843-650-9548 now – space is limited. The Children's Museum of South Carolina invites families to come enjoy Brunch with Santa and Frosty the Snowman this holiday season. Join Santa and Frosty for brunch from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Sunday, December 23 at the Children's Museum of South Carolina. The cost is $6 for members or $12 for non-members. You must register in advance as seating is limited.


The Holiday Season Has Arrived!

This time of year all thoughts turn to the holiday celebrations that seem to begin at Thanksgiving (if not before!) and extend to New Years Day. It’s hard not to get wrapped up in the excitement and the promise of a new year. North Myrtle Beach vacationsFor those fortunate to be enjoying North Myrtle Beach vacations during this time of year, there’s lots to see and do in the region. If you’re still making plans and need accommodations for your North Myrtle Beach vacations any time of the year, give us a call at Beachcomber Vacations (1-800-334-3798) and we will help you locate the perfect rental for you and your family. The Market Common will celebrate the holiday season in Myrtle Beach with its 4th Annual Tree Lighting Ceremony on Friday, Nov. 25, 2011, 5:30 to 11 p.m. featuring an appearance by Santa! There will be live entertainment, complimentary canapes, hot chocolate and more in Valor Park! Come join the fun! On December 1 from 5:45 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. you can celebrate the holidays with the whole family at the Annual Christmas Dinner Cruise on the Barefoot Princess. The Barefoot Princess Riverboat will have a full Christmas Dinner Buffet, Cruise, Entertainment, Full Service Bar and Dance Floor. Reservations are required. For more information call (843) 272-2140. The annual 5K RiverTown Reindeer Race will be held along a tree-lined route in downtown Conway beginning at 8 a.m. Saturday, Dec. 1. Sponsored by BlueCross/Blue Shield of South Carolina, the race is a fundraising event of the Coastal South Carolina Chapter, American Red Cross, and its Red Cross Rescue Racers program. $22 before 11/30/2012 $25 Race Day Registration. Call (843) 477-0020 for more info.


Have a Happy Thanksgiving Holiday

With Thanksgiving right around the corner and our accommodating North Myrtle Beach condo rentals ready and waiting, you’ll have everything you need to enjoy your holiday this year. From meal preparation in the well-equipped kitchens to beautifully decorated living areas where you can relax, our North Myrtle Beach condo rentals provide it all with your comfort in mind. North Myrtle Beach condo rentalsWhile you’re here, come experience “The Lighting of the Landing” with fireworks and the arrival of Santa on Friday, November 16 at Barefoot Landing. Starting at 7:00 p.m. we will have fireworks right before Santa arrives on the Barefoot Princess on the Waterway, then he'll visit as we get ready to light the big Christmas tree. We will then move to the Lakeview Courtyard where there will be Christmas music, refreshments, live animals from the nativity scene, free carousel rides, entertainers and of course, Santa himself! Bring the whole family and join the holiday fun! Then visit with Santa, wander through the shops and enjoy the decorations and treats. The Serendipity Singers Holiday Concert is scheduled for 3:00 p.m. on Sunday, November 18, at Belin United Methodist Church, 4183 Hwy 17 Business, Murrells Inlet. Admission is free. Doors open at 2:00 p.m. On Thanksgiving Day don’t miss the Surfside Turkey Trot that begins at 8:30 a.m. Thursday, November 22 at the Surfside Beach Pier. There will be a 10K, 5K or 1-mile race. There is also a free Tot Trot Race for children in attendance. Come out and join the race or come out and cheer on the participants. Have a safe and wonderful Thanksgiving holiday!


Have a Happy Halloween!

With Halloween here there are plenty of local events taking place for children as well as grown-ups. If you’re staying in one of our North Myrtle Beach rentals you’ll be well situated to easily find your way to any of them. North Myrtle Beach rentals provide you with such awesomely comfortable accommodations that you might not want to wander out on Halloween night but we encourage you to do so. These events are fun and it gives your inner goblin the opportunity to come out and play! North Myrtle Beach rentalsHalloween on the Marshwalk will be on October 31, 2012, beginning at 5 p.m. at the Murrells Inlet Marshwalk. Kids can enter the costume contest and win fun prizes. Later that evening, adults can compete for $2,000 in cash and prizes for best costume. Enjoy plenty of fun and fright at the Marshwalk. The kids' costume contest will be held at 6 p.m. The adult fun begins at 7 p.m. Final judging for the adult costume contest will be held at 10:30 p.m. Trick or Treating at Barefoot Landing will take place from 5 to 7 p.m. on October 31, 2012. This exciting North Myrtle Beach complex will have free carousel rides and offer free bags for collecting candy. Shops and restaurants will be open, too! Halloween Trick or Treating at Broadway at the Beach will be held Wednesday, October 31 from 4:30 to 6:30 p.m. Broadway at the Beach will host trick-or-treating around the complex in a fun and safe environment. Bring your kiddos in costumes around for special treats at participating stores and shops.


Endless Summer Festival Coming Soon!

It’s true! It’s that time of year again when the annual Endless Summer Festival takes place on Main Street in North Myrtle Beach. Instead of welcoming fall with open arms, the sandy shores of North Myrtle Beach insist on celebrating never-ending warmth with a festival! This year’s festival is being held from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. on Saturday, October 27.

North Myrtle Beach vacation rentalsGrab your beach chair and friends to have a blast on this end of season fun-filled day. Enjoy fabulous entertainment, vendors with one of a kind specialty craft items, plenty of food, a classic & antique car show and the children’s area with community stage and carnival rides.

The entertainment stage will be located at the famous “Horseshoe” at the end of Main Street with the beautiful Atlantic Ocean as the backdrop. Best of all is the free concert, so don’t forget to bring your beach chair and enjoy the music. Sit back, relax and count the reasons why North Myrtle Beach, South Carolina is considered the best place to be this time of year.

When you’re looking for North Myrtle Beach vacation rentals take a peek at what Beachcomber Vacations has to offer you. We have plenty of North Myrtle Beach vacation rentals that would be ideal for any size family with any budget you might have. We hope to see you at the festival!


Pet Friendly Winter Rentals Available in Myrtle Beach

It’s not always the easiest thing to find a vacation rental that accepts pets but it’s getting a little more common these days. Finding a winter rental is no exception to this either. That’s why we’re taking the time to point out the Myrtle Beach winter rentals that we do have which permits your pet to join you.

Myrtle Beach winter rentalsThe Barnett House is an upstairs/downstairs duplex. The downstairs is a 3 bedroom/2 bath oceanfront home that is presently available as a winter rental for the low rate of $1000/month. This rental won’t last long because it’s also pet friendly with a nonrefundable pet fee of just $200. Imagine the thrill of walking out your door and being on the beach with your best friend. Just imagine his/her excitement with all that space to run!

Property amenities for The Barnett House include free wireless internet access, 4 cable TVs, DVD, washer/dryer, heat and air, large screened porch, outside showers, sun deck, and full furnishings, along with departure clean and linens. This property accommodates up to 10 people.

If you’re here during this event, check out the ?8th Annual Paws Across the Water Duck Race will be on Saturday, Oct. 6 from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. at Barefoot Landing on the Waterway, North Myrtle Beach. 1st Place Prize: $5000.00 Gift Card.  This event is sponsored by the Humane Society of North Myrtle Beach, Inc. For more information, please call 843-249-4948.

When you’re looking for Myrtle Beach winter rentals keep Beachcomber Vacations in mind.