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South Bay Inn & Suites

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Beach nearby, white sand
Indoor pool, open 9 AM to 9 PM, sun loungers
Balcony
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Overview of South Bay Inn & Suites

South Bay Inn & Suites

3 out of 5

4.5/5 Wonderful

Guests rated this property 4.6/5 for cleanliness.

Popular amenities

  • Pool
  • Free WiFi
  • Air conditioning
  • Restaurant
  • Breakfast available
  • Business services

Cleaning and safety practices

  • Cleaned with disinfectant
  • Hand sanitizer provided
  • Personal protective equipment
520 North Ocean Blvd, Myrtle Beach, SC, 29577

Explore the area

  • Popular LocationMount Atlanticus Miniature Golf7 min walk
  • Popular LocationSkyWheel Myrtle Beach11 min walk
  • Popular LocationFamily Kingdom Amusement Park14 min walk
  • AirportMyrtle Beach, SC (MYR-Myrtle Beach Intl.)11 min drive

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About this area

Myrtle Beach

Located in Myrtle Beach, South Bay Inn & Suites is on the Strip and on the waterfront. The Carolina Opry and Alabama Theatre are cultural highlights, and travelers looking to shop may want to visit Broadway at the Beach and The Market Common. Traveling with kids? Don't miss SkyWheel Myrtle Beach and Family Kingdom Amusement Park. Looking to get your feet wet? Kayaking, scuba diving and parasailing adventures can be found near the property. Guests appreciate the hotel's location for the sightseeing.

What's nearby

  • Mount Atlanticus Miniature Golf - 7 min walk
  • SkyWheel Myrtle Beach - 11 min walk
  • Family Kingdom Amusement Park - 14 min walk
  • Chapin Memorial Park - 17 min walk
  • Anderson Park - 2 min drive

Getting around

  • Myrtle Beach, SC Airport (MYR) - 10 min drive

Restaurants

  • CAPTAIN B"S – Open daily.
  • BAY BREEZE – Beachfront cocktail bar. Serves lunch, dinner, and light fare daily. Kids' menu available.
  • PERKS 2 – Open daily.
  • POOL BAR – Open daily.
  • TIKI BAR – Open daily.

About this property

South Bay Inn & Suites

3-star hotel near the beach
At South Bay Inn & Suites, hit the nearby beach, relax by an indoor pool, or spend the day at a complimentary water park. All 242 rooms provide conveniences like sitting areas and coffee makers, plus free WiFi and Smart TVs with cable channels. Guests will also find furnished balconies, TVs, and room service. Change of towels is available on request.
South Bay Inn & Suites offers 242 accommodations with safes and coffee/tea makers. Rooms open to furnished balconies. Accommodations offer separate sitting areas. 42-inch Smart televisions come with premium cable channels. Bathrooms include bathtubs or showers, complimentary toiletries, and hair dryers.

Guests can surf the web using the complimentary wireless Internet access. Business-friendly amenities include phones along with free local calls (restrictions may apply). Additionally, rooms include irons/ironing boards and blackout drapes/curtains. Change of towels and change of bedsheets can be requested.

3 spa tubs are on site along with an indoor pool. In addition to a children's pool, other recreational amenities include a complimentary water park and a lazy river.

Children under 14 years old are not allowed in the swimming pool, fitness facility, or spa tub without adult supervision.

The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or nearby; fees may apply.

Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

Disinfectant is used to clean the property
High-touch surfaces are cleaned and disinfected
Sheets and towels are washed at 60°C/140°F or hotter
Follows industry cleaning and disinfection practices of SafeStay (AHLA - USA)

Social distancing

Contactless check-out
Protective shields in place at main contact areas
Social distancing measures in place

Safety measures

Personal protective equipment worn by staff
Hand sanitizer provided
Individually-wrapped food options available for breakfast, lunch, dinner, and through room service
This information is provided by our partners.

Property amenities

Internet

  • Available in all rooms: Free WiFi
  • Available in some public areas: Free WiFi and wired Internet

Parking and transportation

  • Secured covered valet parking on site (USD 15.00 per day; includes in/out privileges)
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking available

Food and drink

  • Full breakfast available for a fee daily 7:00 AM–10:00 AM: USD 4-10 for adults and USD 4-10 for children
  • 1 restaurant and 1 coffee shop/café
  • 1 bar
  • Room service available
  • Coffee/tea in common area(s)

Things to do

  • 3 spa tubs
  • Billiards/pool table
  • Children's pool
  • Free water park access
  • Indoor pool

Family friendly

  • Children's pool
  • Free water park access
  • Indoor pool
  • Laundry facilities
  • Lazy river
  • Snack bar/deli
  • Waterslide

Conveniences

  • Elevator
  • Water dispenser

Guest services

  • 24-hour front desk
  • Change of bedsheets (on request)
  • Change of towels (on request)
  • Concierge services
  • Laundry facilities
  • Luggage storage
  • Tour/ticket assistance

Languages spoken

  • English

Business services

  • Computer station

Outdoors

  • Garden
  • Pool sun loungers
  • Terrace

Accessibility

  • If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.
  • Braille signage
  • Grab bar near toilet
  • Handrails in stairways
  • In-room accessibility
  • Low-height counter and sink
  • Pool hoist on site
  • Raised toilet seat
  • Roll-in shower (select rooms)
  • Stair-free path to entrance
  • Visual alarms in hallways
  • Well-lit path to entrance
  • Wheelchair-accessible lounge
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking
  • Wheelchair-accessible path to elevator
  • Wheelchair-accessible pool
  • Wheelchair-accessible public washroom
  • Wheelchair-accessible registration desk
  • Wheelchair-accessible restaurant
  • Wheelchair accessible (may have limitations)

More

  • Smoke-free property
  • TV in lobby

Room amenities

Bedroom

  • Air conditioning (climate-controlled)
  • Bed sheets
  • Blackout drapes/curtains
  • Heating (climate-controlled)

Bathroom

  • Bathtub or shower
  • Eco-friendly toiletries
  • Hair dryer
  • Towels

Entertainment

  • 42-inch Smart TV
  • Cable channels
  • Premium channels

Food and drink

  • Coffee/tea filters (reusable)
  • Coffee/tea maker

Outdoor space

  • Furnished balcony

More

  • Connecting rooms available
  • Eco-friendly cleaning products provided
  • Free local calls
  • Guidebooks/recommendations
  • Iron/ironing board
  • LED light bulbs
  • Local maps
  • Phone
  • Restaurant dining guide
  • Safe
  • Separate sitting area

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Policies

Check-in

Check-in from 4:00 PM - anytime
Early check-in subject to availability
Early check-in is available for a fee (amount varies)
Minimum check-in age - 21

Check-out

Check-out before 11 AM
Late check-out subject to availability
A late check-out fee will be charged

Special check-in instructions

Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival

Access methods

Staffed front desk

Pets

Pets not allowed (service animals welcome)
Service animals are exempt from fees

Children and extra beds

Children are welcome
Kids stay free! Up to 2 children 14 years old and younger stay free when using existing bedding
Rollaway/extra beds are not available

Property payment types

Important information

Fees

You'll be asked to pay the following charges at the property:

  • Breakage deposit: USD 250.00 per stay
  • Resort fee: 10.0 percent of room rate
The resort fee includes:
  • Pool access
  • Beach access
  • Internet access
  • Phone calls
  • In-room safe
  • In-room coffee
  • Housekeeping

We have included all charges provided to us by the property.

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.

  • Breakfast fee: between USD 4 and USD 10 for adults, USD 4 and USD 10 for children (approximately)
  • Covered valet parking fee: USD 15.00 per day (in/out privileges)
  • Early check-in is available for a fee (subject to availability, amount varies)
  • Late check-out is available for a fee (subject to availability, amount varies)

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card may be required at check-in for incidental charges
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges; special requests cannot be guaranteed
Minimum Spring Break check-in age is 21 years old
The name on the credit card used at check-in to pay for incidentals must be the primary name on the guestroom reservation
This property accepts credit cards and debit cards; cash is not accepted
This property uses solar energy
Safety features at this property include a carbon monoxide detector, a fire extinguisher, a smoke detector, and a security system

We should mention

This property's policy is to refuse certain bookings for the purpose of group events or parties, including pre-wedding stag/bachelor and hen/bachelorette parties
Pool access available from 9 AM to 9 PM
Up to 2 children 14 years old and younger stay free when occupying the parent or guardian's room, using existing bedding
Only registered guests are allowed in the guestrooms
The property has connecting/adjoining rooms, which are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property using the number on the booking confirmation
Some facilities may have restricted access; guests can contact the property for details using the contact information on the booking confirmation
Children under 14 years old are not allowed in the swimming pool, fitness facility, or spa tub without adult supervision

Property is also known as

South Bay Inn Myrtle Beach
South Bay Inn
South Bay Myrtle Beach
South Bay Inn & Suites Hotel
South Bay Inn & Suites Myrtle Beach
South Bay Inn & Suites Hotel Myrtle Beach

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Overall score and ratings

4.5

Wonderful

Rating 5 - Excellent. 2105 out of 3302 reviews
5 - Excellent 64%
Rating 4 - Good. 848 out of 3302 reviews
4 - Good 26%
Rating 3 - Okay. 191 out of 3302 reviews
3 - Okay 6%
Rating 2 - Poor. 94 out of 3302 reviews
2 - Poor 3%
Rating 1 - Terrible. 64 out of 3302 reviews
1 - Terrible 2%

4.6/5

Cleanliness

4.5/5

Staff & service

4.4/5

Amenities

4.6/5

Property conditions & facilities

5/5 Excellent

Traveled with family
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Beautiful hotel with oceanview, close to the beach and boardwalk, pool, lazy river, wonderful and friendly staffs.
Stayed 6 nights in Jul 2021

4/5 Good

Traveled with family and small children
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Very clean. Great staff. Wish there were better breakfast options.
Stayed 2 nights in Aug 2021

5/5 Excellent

Traveled with family and small children
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Very nice
Stayed 4 nights in Jul 2021

4/5 Good

Traveled with family
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities
Clean, friendly staff, easy access to beach and boardwalk
Stayed 3 nights in Jul 2021

5/5 Excellent

Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities
I have no complaints. Hotel was amazing. This was our favorite trip to Myrtle Beach yet and it’s all because of this great hotel. So close to the boardwalk and we never had to drive. 10 out of 10.
Stayed 6 nights in Jul 2021