At Holiday Pavilion Resort on the Boardwalk, guests are just steps from all that the Myrtle Beach Boardwalk has to offer. From thrilling rides and mirror mazes to arcade games and fishing, there is no shortage of things to do near the Myrtle Beach Boardwalk and Promenade. We’ve put together a list of the top Myrtle Beach Boardwalk attractions that are fun for all ages.
The iconic Myrtle Beach SkyWheel is the centerpiece of the Myrtle Beach Boardwalk, and the only observation wheel of its kind. Offering breathtaking views of the coastline, this giant observation wheel with private enclosed gondolas towers nearly 200 feet over the boardwalk. Get a birds eye view of all Myrtle Beach has to offer with a ride on this incredible coastal attraction.
The Nightmare Haunted House is the place for Myrtle Beach thrill seekers. This haunted attraction was established in the mid 1980s and has been running ever since, making a name as the East Coast’s scariest year round haunted attraction. Beware when you get close to this place on the Myrtle Beach Boardwalk – zombies have been known to escape the attraction and roam the area!
The Fun Plaza is an open-air arcade that first opened in 1938. Players can jump from classic games like Pacman and Skee Ball to new games like HALO Fireteam Raven, all with a view of the ocean and salty breezes. This Myrtle Beach Boardwalk attraction is perfect for kids and adults alike to enjoy friendly competition and quality time together, and even take home cool prizes.
Want a larger selection of souvenirs, apparel, jewelry, and even candy? Visit one of the many unique Myrtle Beach Boardwalk shops!
One of the most interesting things to do on the Myrtle Beach Boardwalk is a trip to Ripley’s Believe it or Not! Odditorium. See hundreds of rare and unusual artifacts, from shrunken heads and unconventional sculptures to animal oddities and a genuine vampire-killing kit. This museum is filled with oddities from around the world, interactive exhibits, and more.
Get your heart pounding with a visit to Ripley’s Haunted Adventure on the Myrtle Beach Boardwalk. Travel back to the year 1908 and brave the halls of a macabre mansion, where a murder mystery unfolds with clues at every spooky turn. Find the clues to solve the mystery, or become the villain’s next victim!
Work up an appetite solving mysteries? Head to one of the area’s mouthwatering Myrtle Beach Boardwalk restaurants!
LED lights and infinity mirrors create a seemingly-endless maze at Ripley’s Mirror Maze on the Myrtle Beach Boardwalk. This fun and mind-bending challenge is suitable for all ages, a perfect family activity to get everyone involved in finding the way through.
The Sling Shot Thrill Ride over the Myrtle Beach Boardwalk has been providing coastal thrills for over 20 years. Grab a partner and strap in for a ride that shoots you over 300 feet in the air at up to 100 miles per hour! This slingshot sits right across the street from our hotel – can you spot your room while you flip and fly through the air?
You’ve probably heard of Myrtle Beach’s largest, oldest, and most unique gift shop, Gay Dolphin Gift Cove, but did you know that the Gay Dolphin also has its own arcade? Just a short walk away, the Gay Dolphin Arcade is a family friendly place to spend a few hours having fun! Battle it out on the air hockey tables or try to beat the high score in skee-ball.
Pier 14 is a scenic oceanfront pier and restaurant on the Myrtle Beach Boardwalk. Take a stroll, cast a line, or treat yourself to delicious fresh seafood, handheld sandwiches, grilled delicacies, and more at one of Myrtle Beach’s best oceanfront restaurants.
The 2nd Avenue Pier stretches into the ocean from the Myrtle Beach Boardwalk, offering a place to walk, fish, and enjoy the sea breeze. On the land-faring end of the pier, guests will find Wicked Tuna – one of the Grand Strand’s most popular seafood restaurants.
Ready to embark on your Myrtle Beach vacation? Let the experts take care of your accommodations. Holiday Pavilion Resort on the Boardwalk is located within walking distance of the Myrtle Beach Boardwalk and offers family-friendly rooms and efficiencies, on-site amenities and more. Book your stay today.