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Nestled in the heart of the Grand Strand area, Surfside Beach encompasses two miles of pristine beach. It is situated eight miles southwest of Myrtle Beach and near Pawleys Island. This small seaside community, nicknamed Family Beach, functions as a flourishing tourist destination and as a lively residential community. According to the 2010 census, Surfside Beach had just over 3,800 residents.


Inhabitants and visitors enjoy a temperate climate and a laid-back, child-friendly environment. This town is known as the first autism-friendly travel destination in the country. While quiet and peaceful, Surfside Beach has supermarkets, medical facilities, restaurants and other daily conveniences. Many are within walking distance or just a golf cart ride away. The area’s hub of activity is situated at the intersection of Highway 544. It has a large shopping complex, assorted businesses and a combination of strip malls.

Real Estate

You can find fine gated communities around Prestwick Country Club and the Wicked Stick golf course, near Highway 544. Because the beach area lacks high-rise resorts, you can enjoy a residential vibe when living right near the water. Properties here consist of smaller condo buildings. Local real estate favorites include Plantation Resort, Channel Marker Oceanfront Condos and Fairway Ridge Golf Condos. Surfside Beach also has original older beach homes.


You can go on off-shore, inshore and nearshore fishing excursions, go parasailing or jet skiing, play tennis, head to amusement and water parks, and enjoy rounds of golf or mini golf at nearby Myrtle Beach.

Wild Water & Wheels, located in Surfside Beach, features a big pool and slides for everyone. These include mat, tube and speed slides. For additional fun, check out the bumper boats and go-karts. Family Kingdom Amusement in Myrtle Beach has water slides as well but also boasts bumper cars, carnival rides and a Ferris wheel.

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