A common question we get from visitors (first-timers and repeat) is: “What are the best resorts near the Myrtle Beach Boardwalk?” We’ve taken the time to compile a list of our favorite resorts that are within walking distance or a short drive away from the famous boardwalk in Myrtle Beach. This iconic attraction was built in 2010 and stretches 1.2 miles along the oceanfront in Central Myrtle Beach with shops, restaurants, and wonderful spots to sit and enjoy the beautiful views of the ocean.

We’ve ranked each resort based on their amenities, quantity and quality of reviews from Condo-World guests and proximity to the Myrtle Beach Boardwalk itself. If you’re looking for hotels near the Myrtle Beach Boardwalk, check out our top picks below.

#1 Bay View on the Boardwalk

504 N. Ocean Blvd., Myrtle Beach, SC 29577

Quick Verdict: For those looking for the absolute closest option to the Boardwalk – this is the one!

At Bay View on the Boardwalk fun is in the air. With a direct location on the award-winning Myrtle Beach Boardwalk & Promenade, guests will find that local attractions, dining, entertainment, and shopping are right at their doorstep.

Looking to find an oceanfront resort located near the Myrtle Beach Boardwalk that won’t cost you an arm and a leg? Bay View Resort has a location that can’t be beaten. Choose from 1, 2, 3, and 4-bedroom floor plans with standard in-suite features like, 24-hour front desk service, wireless internet, fully-equipped kitchens, and daily maid service to name a few.

Featured Amenities:

  • Lazy River: Sit back, relax, and enjoy the ride.
  • Indoor Pool: For those rare bad weather days.
  • On-site Coffee Shop: For those caffeine cravers.
  • Motorcycles Allowed: Bikers welcomed.
  • Indoor Hot Tub: Unwind & relax.

#2 Oceans One Resort

102 S. Ocean Blvd., Myrtle Beach, SC 29577

Quick Verdict: Newer, modern property with outstanding oceanfront amenities – and located only 1 block from the Boardwalk.

Oceans One Resort is one of the most recently built properties in Myrtle Beach and is just one block from all the hustle and bustle on the Myrtle Beach Boardwalk. Guests enjoy luxurious and modern amenities, incredible pools, waterfalls and lazy rivers, and spacious one-, two-, and three-bedroom condos at this exceptional Condo-World Resort.

If your family is looking for luxury and fun, Oceans One is the perfect choice. Children enjoy the interactive splash park and kiddie pool and Family Kingdom Amusement Park, located just steps away. With condos that feature panoramic views of the ocean, you can enjoy all the sights of the Myrtle Beach Boardwalk and even the 2nd Avenue Fishing Pier!

Featured Amenities:

  • Fabulous Location
  • Condos feature panoramic views of the ocean
  • Oceanfront pool with waterfall, lazy river & kiddie pool
  • Indoor & Outdoor Hot Tubs
  • Free Unlimited DVD Rentals + Free Wireless Internet

#3 Sandy Beach Resort

201 S. Ocean Blvd., Myrtle Beach, SC 29577

Quick Verdict: Modern Amenities + Location = You can’t go wrong with this family-friendly resort.

Sandy Beach Resort, located directly next to Oceans One, is one of the most modern and newly built properties in Central Myrtle Beach. Located just one block from the Myrtle Beach Boardwalk and within walking distance of Family Kingdom Amusement Park, there is plenty of fun to be had without ever needing to leave the area surrounding the resort!

Sandy Beach has become one of Myrtle Beach’s most requested properties. Guests love the convenience this resort offers, as it is not only steps away from the Boardwalk, but just minutes away from the airport, Broadway at the Beach, the SkyWheel, Ripley’s Aquarium, and so many other amazing attractions. You won’t regret booking your stay at Sandy Beach by Condo-World!

Featured Amenities:

  • Modern property
  • Oceanfront Pool, Lazy River & Kiddie Pool
  • Indoor Pool & Hot Tub
  • Fitness Center
  • Free Wireless Internet & Free Coffee in the Lobby

#4 Dunes Village Resort

5200 N. Ocean Blvd., Myrtle Beach, SC 29577

Quick Verdict: Amenities + Location = Hard-to-beat option for those seeking a top-notch resort with a relaxed, uncrowded beach.

Dunes Village Resort is award-winning and for good reason. Located just over three miles from the Myrtle Beach Boardwalk, you’ll find that the beaches here are uncrowded and quiet. Yet you’re still within a short drive to the area’s finest shopping, dining, and attractions. With a wide variety of floor plans and views available, each condo rental was designed for pure satisfaction.

Looking to escape the heat? Find relaxation at its finest when vacationing at Dunes Village Resort. Complimentary loungers can be found poolside or you can rent a cabana the whole family can enjoy. Guests staying at the resort can immerse themselves inside an indoor water park that’s simply world-class with over 30,000 sq. ft of water activities. Still not relaxed? Go over to the on-site Serenity Spa where the staff will help relax your mind, body, and spirit.

Featured Amenities:

  • Poolside Cabanas
  • On-site Restaurants, lounge, and coffee shop.
  • Number of games available: Including a full basketball court.
  • Many water activities: Including Water Volleyball and basketball.
  • Kids Club: Kid activities including arts & crafts and much more.

#5 Breakers Resort

2004 N. Ocean Blvd., Myrtle Beach, SC 29577

Breakers Resort near the boardwalk

Quick Verdict: Value + Location = Hard to find a better option than this resort. Breakers truly has it all.

Looking to find a vacation rental near the Myrtle Beach boardwalk that won’t break the bank? Breakers Resort has a hard-to-beat location and even harder-to-beat value. Choose from one-, two-, three-, or four-bedroom floor plans with in-suite features like wi-fi, free DVD rentals, 24-hour front desk courtesy, and daily maid services to name a few. With multiple towers occupying the Breakers, you can bet the features and amenities are awesome.

Do you feel like spending a lot of time during your vacation packing the car up and driving? We didn’t think so! Leave the car, grab the kids, and take a short walk across the street to Ben & Jerry’s for an ice cream treat. Don’t want to spend the night cooking dinner? There’s an array of restaurants and bars for you to choose from within a short walking distance.

Featured Amenities:

  • Indoor/Outdoor Lazy Rivers: The biggest in the area.
  • Indoor/Outdoor Hot Tubs: Rejuvenation awaits.
  • Motorcycles & Trailers allowed: Bikers welcomed.

#6 Paradise Resort

2201 S. Ocean Blvd., Myrtle Beach, SC 29577


Quick Verdict: If you’re looking for something with a centralized location with world-class amenities, Paradise Resort fits the bill. One of our favorite resorts near the Myrtle Beach Boardwalk.

At Paradise Resort, you will find a gorgeous, contemporary oceanfront hotel that’s located in the heart of downtown Myrtle Beach. With a centralized location, the best action is steps away. From efficiency units, to four-bedroom sprawling layouts, you’ll find this oceanfront resort was built to accommodate.

Featured Amenities:

  • Poolside Tiki Hut: Escape the sun and enjoy great food and beverages.
  • Sun & Fun Rewards: Enjoy free DVD rentals and admission to some of the area’s favorite attractions.
  • Direct Beach Access: Sand is just a few steps away.
  • Indoor Pools: Including a kiddie pool for the small ones.
  • Live Entertainment: Enjoy the sounds of Summer on the gorgeous sundeck while the DJ spins some good-time tunes. (Seasonal)

#7 Compass Cove Resort

2311 S.Ocean Blvd., Myrtle Beach, SC 29577

Condo World Compass Cove

Compass Cove Resort

Quick Verdict: If you’re looking for an affordable vacation rental that’s geared more towards larger groups and families, Compass Cove is a real winner. A solid option for a hotel near the Myrtle Beach Boardwalk.

As one of the largest oceanfront resorts in the area, Compass Cove Resort has been a popular choice among families and the like for years. Why you may ask? On-site options and plenty of them! Guests can enjoy a quick snack or a cup of coffee from Compass Joe Cafe or enjoy a breakfast buffet with the family at the resort’s restaurant, Compass Rose. Feel like grabbing a cocktail? Head to the poolside Tiki Hut and take in the fresh ocean air.

Looking for something to do outside the resort? You don’t have to look far. Compass Cove Resort is located just a short drive away from the Myrtle Beach Boardwalk where you’ll find shops, dining, and many other family attractions.

Featured Amenities:

  • 6 pools: Crazy right? Compass Cove has 23 water activities!
  • Kid’s Club: Summer activities for the kids.
  • Game Room: Also be sure to check out the giant chess/checkers!
  • Splash Pools: Great for the little ones.
  • On-site grills: Limited so be sure to keep an eye out.