How to hit the shopping hot spots in Myrtle Beach

Taking a fall or winter trip to Myrtle Beach?

Why not do a little shopping while you’re here? Whether you’re taking care of holiday wish lists or just treating yourself, Myrtle Beach has a wealth of retail spots for just about anything.

Sometimes, we forget essentials as we pack for a Myrtle Beach vacation. Or we’ll just want to hit the outlets for that perfect outfit for the holiday season. No matter what you’re in the market for, there’s a marketplace for terrific goods in this area.

We’ll give you the lowdown on some of our favorite places to spend some money. Pack your walking shoes and have your debit card ready. These places are fun for retail therapy, and just all-around cool places to go when you’re in your favorite holiday destination: Myrtle Beach! Let us know where your favorite shopping happens here too, in the comments.

Shopping in Myrtle Beach

Just as Myrtle Beach is a hotbed for an array of fun activities – for thrill-seekers, beach-combers, and everyone in between – it’s also a prime location for the shopper in all of us. With high-end retail stores, specialty boutiques, and outlet shopping, you’re going to want to leave some room in the trunk for all the treasures you’re sure to find.

Where to shop in Myrtle Beach

Coastal Grand Mall

The big-time mall in Myrtle Beach, Coastal Grand is the second largest in South Carolina. Enjoy shopping on one level nearly throughout, and a wonderful variety of stores. Stop by the food court for fuel for shopping, before, during, or after your excursion. Some top spots:

AERIE | Keep it #AerieREAL: Bras, underwear, and more, in sizes AA to DDD and XXS to XXL.

GOLF GALAXY | Shop the top brands before you hit the famous Myrtle Beach links.

SEARS AUTO CARE | Get an oil change, tuneup, or other services for your car while you shop.

Coastal Grand Mall

Broadway at the Beach

A shopping hub and entertainment center, Broadway at the Beach is a beautiful place to walk, shop, and snack in Myrtle Beach. Take a ride, feed the fish, and drop by one of the many fine restaurants for lunch while you shop. Some top spots:

BROADWAY MAGIC | Stellar supplies for magicians; novelty gifts and juggling supplies for all.

COASTAL OUTFITTERS PRO SHOP | Visit here before you embark on your next adventure.

RIDEMAKERZ | Customize 1:18 scale toy cars and trucks, for kids age 4 to 104.

The Market Common

It’s a lifestyle center in Myrtle Beach, with plenty to do and see. The Market Common is also a residential area if you’re considering a relocation. If you love shopping here, imagine living here! It’s wonderfully walkable with delicious places to dine, too. Some top spots:

ELEGANT PET STORE & RESORT | Ties, toys, and treats for your four-legged friends.

SEACOAST ARTISTS GALLERY | See more than 70 local artists’ fantastic work.

THE UNCOMMON CHOCOLATIER | Homemade chocolates, fudge, and delicious gifts.

Small Local Stores

Myrtle Beach has the big-time chains, but there’s also an abundance of mom-and-pop places to shop. They’re havens for one-of-a-kind gifts, for someone special, or for treating yourself. Check out just a few in the area, places you’ll want to visit each time you vacation here.

CALLAHAN’S OF CALABASH | It’s Christmas 365 days a year with lots of everyday items, too.

DICK’S PAWN SUPERSTORE NORTH | The ultimate pawn experience, with an expert staff.

WEE-R-SWEETZ | A candy store and so much more. Try the chocolate fudge for sure.

Surf Shops

Whether you’re a hardcore surfer or just like to wear the style, you have lots of options in Myrtle Beach. Take a surfing lesson, then treat yourself to killer gear to take home with you. Find everything from stickers to shorts to some of the coolest T-shirts around.

MEGA TSUNAMI SURF SHOP | Awesome high-quality merchandise selection.

RON JON SURF SHOP | Find Oakley sunglasses and more in this iconic store.

SURF CITY SURF SHOP | Great service for first-time surfers or old pros.

Go shopping in Myrtle Beach

Whether it’s a robust mall, a unique storefront, or a renowned surf shop, Myrtle Beach has a selection of shopping choices to satisfy anyone. Find the latest fashion trends from designer labels and gifts you can’t find anywhere else. Splurge or save – the choice is yours when you shop in Myrtle Beach.

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Choose Bayview on the Boardwalk for your shopping vacation

Plan an extended stay at Bayview on the Boardwalk to get in all the shopping you can! Get a room with an ocean view and amenities such as a full kitchen – for that home-cooked meal on vacation with your family. Learn more about fun things to do when you stay at Bayview on the Boardwalk, and book your stay today.