The South Carolina hot spot features unique attractions, easy transportation, and a top-notch convention center
The scenic Myrtle Beach region, located along South Carolina's Atlantic coast, is a multifaceted hot spot, renowned for its glorious beaches, outstanding golf courses, Southern charm, and offerings that can satisfy the needs of a diverse array of groups.
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Take a stroll on the Myrtle Beach Boardwalk, a 1.2-mile promenade that's lined with dining and attractions, including the Myrtle Beach Skywheel, an observation wheel that offers sky-high views of the coast from 200 feet up.
Myrtle Beach International Airport is only about 3 miles from the Myrtle Beach Convention Center. Visitors can expect a taxi fare of about $18.
Taxes: Room tax, 5%; sales tax, 5%; total tax on hotel rooms, 13% (including 3% additional local taxes).
Convention center: Myrtle Beach Convention Center, with 108,800 square feet of exhibit space, 17 meeting rooms, and a 30,000-square-foot outdoor events plaza.
Within walking distance: Grab a bite or stop to shop in the Market Common, a retail and entertainment development near the Myrtle Beach Convention Center. Relax after a day on the show floor with a game of putt-putt golf at Captain Hooks Adventure Golf, a Peter Pan-themed mini-golf course.