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Holiday Shores Motel is featured on the northern end of Myrtle Beach, instilling a quieter location away from the hustle and bustle of downtown Myrtle Beach, but still in a prime location to outstanding attractions, events, restaurants, shopping, and more. Use our guide below to learn more information on some of the best options near Holiday Shores.

Buffalo Wings

Fire & Smoke

For a unique spin on Myrtle Beach dining, head to Fire & Smoke, a gastropub featuring an upscale spin on American classics. Including Smoked Bison & Wild Boar Meatloaf, Chicken & Biscuits, and Cowboy Ribeye. They also offer an extensive wine and cocktail list.

Gourmet Burger

River City Cafe

Burger lovers, rejoice! Located just steps from Holiday Shores Motel, River City Cafe serves up some of the best burgers at the beach! Their handmade selections range from classic to creative, ensuring plenty of options to please even the pickiest eater. This laid-back burger joint is sure to score major points with your vacation group.

Sharing Beer

Liberty Tap Room

A favorite among visitors and local alike, Liberty Tap Room serves up an eclectic array of menu items paired with their famous homemade brews. Perfect for families on a budget, Liberty offers an $8 lunch menu during the week and boasts some of the best happy hour and gameday deals in Myrtle Beach. Be sure this local gem is on your beach bucket list!

Breakfast Sandwich

Blueberry's Grill

Start your morning on a high note by indulging in breakfast or brunch at Blueberry’s Grill. A recent addition to Myrtle Beach, Blueberry’s is quickly becoming a beach favorite. Menu items include a variety of pancakes, waffles, french toast, benedicts, breakfast sandwiches, skillets, omelets, and even a few “light” options. Pencil in breakfast at Blueberry’s during your stay!

Pasta Bowl

Lombardo's Restaurant

Seeking an elegant night out on the town? If so, Lombardo’s is just what the doctor ordered. This upscale restaurant serves classic Italian dishes in an elegant atmosphere that makes for the perfect Myrtle Beach date night. Favorites include the homemade lasagna, hand-cut steaks, fried calamari, and signature seafood dishes. Be sure to save room for an authentic Italian dessert!


Crave Italian Oven & Bar

Craving Italian? We don’t blame you. Kick back, relax, and enjoy the mouthwatering Italian specialties offered at Crave. Visitors rave about the brick oven pizzas, which include classics like margherita and Italian-inspired favorites like “di prosciutto arugula”. Guests may also choose from a tempting array of small plates and Italian entrees.

Deli Subs

Kaminsky's New York Deli

Beach-goers looking for a quick lunch on-the-go can grab breakfast or lunch at Kaminsky’s N.Y. Deli. The no-fuss menu includes all of the essentials, including cold deli sandwiches piled high with toppings, heaping salad plates, mouthwatering breakfast sandwiches and trays, and homemade classic deli sides. Be sure to snag a giant deli cookie while you’re there!

Soft Tacos

Fiesta Mexicana Restaurant

Indulge in a south of the border feast at Fiesta Mexicana. Located right up to the road from Holiday Shores, you won’t have to venture far for fast, friendly service and generous portions of sizzling southwestern favorites. Fajitas, tacos, quesadillas, burritos, nachos, and more! Fiesta Mexicana also offers a variety of tasty beverages for the adults in the group.

Theater Curtains

Carolina Opry

Often voted the #1 live show in Myrtle Beach, The Carolina Opry is Myrtle Beach’s premier venue for live entertainment. A favorite among visitors and locals alike, The Carolina Opry offers several unique shows throughout the year, including the classic “Carolina Opry” and the famous “Christmas Show of the South”.

Pirate Skull

Pirates Voyage

Ahoy – Mateys! Settle in for a swashbuckling good time at Pirates Voyage! This live dinner and show adventure features trained acrobats, friendly animals, and colorful costumes. Watch as the two opposing pirate teams battle to find the hidden treasure! The show also includes a decadent three-course meal fit for a Captain.

Mini Golf

Broadway at the Beach

Looking for a one-stop-shop for shopping, dining, and entertainment? If so, Broadway at the Beach is calling your name! Located in the heart of Myrtle Beach, Broadway is home to popular attractions, like WonderWorks, Broadway Grand Prix, and The Myrtle Beach Pelicans Baseball. Broadway also boasts a diverse dining scene with plenty of options to please even the pickiest palate!

Outdoor Shopping

Barefoot Landing

Spend an afternoon shopping, dining, and taking in stunning water views at Barefoot Landing. Located just a short drive North off Highway 17, Barefoot Landing is home to several exciting attractions, like Alligator Adventure and the Myrtle Beach Hosue of Blues, in addition to decadent dining and great local shopping. Be sure to take a ride on the famous Barefoot carousel during your adventure!

Myrtle Beach Skyline

Myrtle Beach Boardwalk

Experience the East Coast’s most popular boardwalk! The famous Myrtle Beach Boardwalk is located downtown and spans just over a mile in length. The Boardwalk is home to a variety of attractions, like the Myrtle Beach SkyWheel, in addition to a wide array of family-friendly restaurants, shops, arcades, and much more.

Outdoor Shopping

Barefoot Landing

With specialty shops, boutique stores, and national chains, Barefoot Landing is a unique, waterfront shopping destination in North Myrtle Beach, with 100+ stores and services. Stores like Earth Bound Trading Co., The Mole Hole, Tiki Jim’s, and IT’SUGAR, there’s something for everyone to enjoy.


Tanger Outlets Hwy. 17

Shop till you drop at Tanger Outlets on Hwy. 17, featuring name-brand apparel at budget-friendly prices. Shop at stores like Express, Old Navy, Nautica, Adidas, Polo Ralph Lauren Factory, and much more! Deals and special promotions are offered throughout the year, including seasonal and holiday specials and discounts.

Happy Shopping

Broadway at the Beach

As one of Myrtle Beach’s most popular attractions, Broadway at the Beach features specialty shops, unique boutique stores, and much more. Visit shops like Sports Fanatics, Palmetto Paradise, Crocs, The Paula Deen Store, and many more unique stores and services. And be sure to catch a movie and a delicious bucket of buttered popcorn at the Broadway 17 movie theater.

Woman Shops

Coastal Grand Mall

Head to Coastal Grand Mall for an extensive selection of popular stores and services, like Belk, JC Penney, Sears, H&M, Abercrombie & Fitch, Finish Line, and much more! Enjoy delicious refreshments at the food court like Chick-Fil-A, and sit back and relax as you watch a movie at Cinemark, with recliner seating and refreshments.

Happy Taxi

Taxi Services

Anchor Taxi 843-444-0101
Beachside 843-448-8888
Palmetto Cab 843-444-4000
Diamond Cab 843-443-9000
Midnight Express Limos 843-236-7910
Myrtle Beach Direct 877-432-3473

Airport Sign

Car Rental Services

United Express 800-241-6522
Alamo 877-603-0615
Avis 800-831-2847
Budget 800-527-0700
Enterprise 800-325-8007
Hertz 800-654-3131
National 888-868-6207

Airport Stewardess

Airline Information

Delta 800-221-1212
Continental 800-525-0280
Northwest 800-255-2525
Spirit 800-772-7117
US Airways 800-428-4322

Bus Passengers

Bus Service

Greyhound 800-231-2222
Coast RTA 843-488-0865
Amtrack-Florence,SC (70mi) 800-872-7245