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Huntington Beach State Park

16148 Ocean Hwy, Murrells Inlet, SC 29576-5064
+1 843-237-4440
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Nice Park

We had park access through the place we stayed at. This is a neat place with beach access. There is... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Lexington, Kentucky
The gem of Murrells Inlet!

Ask any frequent visitor to Murrells Inlet and you will be asked if you visited Huntington. It has... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Archdale, North Carolina
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“beautiful beach” (110 reviews)
“nature center” (112 reviews)
“hiking trails” (28 reviews)
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16148 Ocean Hwy, Murrells Inlet, SC 29576-5064
+1 843-237-4440
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Reviewed yesterday

We had park access through the place we stayed at. This is a neat place with beach access. There is camping ground and plenty of places to walk with very beautiful views. I would definitely recommend if you are staying off of the ocean somewhere.

Thank KyWildcat0933
Reviewed 3 days ago

Ask any frequent visitor to Murrells Inlet and you will be asked if you visited Huntington. It has everything that you want in a genuine beach without the hype and commercialization of beaches further north. Broad sandy stretches provide a modicum of privacy while lifeguards...More

1  Thank ehamblinjr
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

This place is in my top 5 campgrounds ever! Fabulous shaded sites, AC in our bath house (though not all.) dog friendly beach. The castle is a must see. I'll be back!

Thank Jacalinda
Reviewed 4 days ago

I love beaches and have visited many, this beach is a favorite. Beautiful sand, well maintained facilities, uncrowded-even on the weekend. Buy a pass and go right in.

Thank NoreenNoreen
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

The best beach we've found in all of coastal SC! You do have to pay to get into the park, but you get a really clean and undeveloped, less crowded beach. The parking is not far from the beach, so it's more convenient for small...More

Thank docmarten01
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

We have been here 3 years in a row. We camp here and use the beach access. It's a wonderful place for families and the staff is friendly. Facilities are clean. I don't understand why the campground bathrooms don't have hand soap available but that's...More

Thank Familyman454
Reviewed 5 days ago

This is one of the best kept secrets in the south. I love this place and will definitely return to enjoy the tranquility of the park.

Thank E S
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Stopped here to check out the castle and the bike path. We visited the gift shop and took a nice walk on the beach. They charge per person, not by car so I guess it could get pricey. We enjoyed our visit. The bike path...More

Thank mekopp
Reviewed 6 days ago

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 6 days ago

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
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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!!
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.
can you just go there and walk around even though you are not camping?
23 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!