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Huntington Beach State Park

16148 Ocean Hwy, Murrells Inlet, SC 29576-5064
+1 843-237-4440
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Beautiful beach with lots of conveniences

I think of all the beaches in the Myrtle Beach area, this is the nicest. White sand, large broad... read more

Reviewed yesterday
rosmcbride
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Midlothian
Great Campground and State Park!

We camped for 2 nights at this campground and loved that it was just a few minutes to walk to the... read more

Reviewed yesterday
campfam2000
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McFarland, Wisconsin
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  • Very good19%
  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
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“nature center” (112 reviews)
“hiking trails” (28 reviews)
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16148 Ocean Hwy, Murrells Inlet, SC 29576-5064
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+1 843-237-4440
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Reviewed yesterday

I think of all the beaches in the Myrtle Beach area, this is the nicest. White sand, large broad beach, good outside showers to rinse off,plenty of picnic tables, nice restrooms and changing areas. The adjacent ruins are also interesting.

Thank rosmcbride
Reviewed yesterday

We camped for 2 nights at this campground and loved that it was just a few minutes to walk to the beach. It's a very clean campground. While the campground was full and busy, it was very quiet at night. Would stay here again if...More

Thank campfam2000
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We love undeveloped beaches, and this place has a fabulous, long, wide, clean, and easily accessible beach! The south side has life guards. There is a ranger station and gift shop, and lots of outdoor showers. The marsh you cross on the way in has...More

Thank Andrew K
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

If your looking for plenty to do this is the place. We went to beach on ocean side easy access. They have plenty of nature walks and there are wide variety of animals including alligators.

Thank mikechris2
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Enjoyed the campground, store was great, and the kayaking adventure was awesome! We will definitely be back in the near future!

Thank BlairandMary
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Let me say I have NEVER encountered spiders like I did here. Was so excited for a nice little hike I was attacked by cobwebs at the first tree. After that all you could see were huge spiders!!! A few I can handle but couldn't...More

Thank Patty C
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Nice beach, not too crowded, clean, easy access. It's $5 per person to get in for the day. You can bring coolers, umbrella's etc...unlike Myrtle Beach where you can't.

Thank Jessica L
Reviewed 1 week ago

Always a great experience. One of the best State Parks i've ever camped at in South Carolina. Will definately return.

Thank Pat R
Reviewed 1 week ago

So beautiful here and perfect for those who wish a beach experience without the boardwalk. My visit found the beach quiet and well maintained. Cute gift shop. The Atalya! A must do while here. I chose the guided tour. This was included in my admission....More

2  Thank roostertag57
Reviewed 1 week ago

We love getting away from the crowded beaches! Parking and restrooms are close to the beach. There are picnic facilities and a gift shop/store. Atalaya Castle is a nice added attraction. We also took advantage of the bike path through the park.

Thank patdwv555
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izzysma2017
Which is the best picnic shelter to reserve close to the ocean but not a long walking distance from the parking area? Looking at a small wedding in September and need a location for older guest to sit for a short ceremony in the sand prior to the event.
26 April 2017|
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Response from pensacolamomma | Reviewed this property |
There are nice covered picnic tables near the boardwalk that leads to the beach from the parking lot. Not a long walk!!
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libertysnowangel
What is the temp like in mid-april? Is it warm enough for the kids to enjoy swimming? Would they burn by the sun at that time of year?
4 April 2017|
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Response from L5187ULmicheleg | Reviewed this property |
The water was cold my kids got wet but it was too cold to swim. We did get some sun though so yea you can still get a burn.
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tadams75
can you just go there and walk around even though you are not camping?
24 March 2017|
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Response from flxtomisc | Reviewed this property |
Of course! Beautiful beaches, bike & walking trails, bird & nature viewing, & Atalaya castle. I never get tired of it & have an annual park pass!
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