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Murrells Inlet South Carolina Hotels & Motels

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The Murrells Inlet center is about 3 miles northeast of Brookgreen Gardens and 4 miles northeast of Huntington Beach State Park.

Once a quaint fishing village, Murrells Inlet is now a vibrant part of South Carolina's action-packed Grand Strand. Home to a bustling boardwalk, gorgeous gardens, and stunning Atlantic Ocean beaches, this Low Country destination is the perfect setting for your next getaway. Find the ideal hotel, plan your itinerary, and plan an unforgettable vacation in Murrells Inlet. More from this guide...

Murrells Inlet Hotels/Motels & Accommodations

The Inlet Sports Lodge
+1-888-389-4121
4600 Highway 17 Business, Murrells Inlet, SC 29576
  • Mid-scale hotel
  • Check-in time: 16:00
Sea Mystique : 410 North Waccamaw Dr.
+1-888-675-2083
410 North Waccamaw Dr., Murrells Inlet, SC 29576
  • Affordable property
  • Hotel has 3 floors
From$80
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Ellington at Wachesaw East : 911 Riverwood Dr.
+1-800-716-8490
911 Riverwood Dr., Murrells Inlet, SC 29576
  • 3 star Resort property
  • 2 floors in property
  • Rooms in need of an update
  • Putt putt golf on site
From$69
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Hampton Inn Murrells Inlet / Myrtle Beach Area in Murrells Inlet
+1-800-805-5223
512 Courtfield Dr., Murrells Inlet, SC 29576
  • Affordable property
  • Hotel has 10 suites
Holiday Inn Express & Suites Murrell's Inlet (Myrtle Beach)
+1-888-965-1860
1303 a Tadlock Dr., Murrells Inlet, SC 29576
  • Two-star property
  • 71 rooms in property
From$60
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Schooner II Beach & Racquet Club in Murrells Inlet
+1-888-788-5576
538 Waverly Loop, Murrells Inlet, SC 29576
  • 2-star Beach property
  • 7 floors in hotel
Garden City Inn Oceanfront Hotel
+1-888-897-9207
1120 North Waccamaw Dr., Murrells Inlet, SC 29576
  • 2 star Beach property
  • 4 floors in hotel
From$40
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Royal Garden Resort
+1-888-311-4278
1210 North Waccamaw Dr., Garden City Beach, SC 29576 ~4.31 miles northeast of Murrells Inlet
  • 3 star Beach hotel
  • 16 floors in hotel
  • Close to parking areas
  • Most guests criticized the unstylish hotel
The Litchfield Company Vacation Rental
+1-888-469-4795
14276 Ocean Highway, Pawleys Island, SC 29585 ~5.11 miles southwest of Murrells Inlet
  • Mid-scale property
From$80
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Sandpebble Beach Club in Surfside Beach
+1-888-734-9421
1011 South Ocean Blvd., Surfside Beach, SC 29575 ~5.34 miles northeast of Murrells Inlet
  • Three Star property
  • Check in: 16:00
Hampton Inn Pawleys Island
+1-888-841-5292
150 Willbrook Blvd., Pawleys Island, SC 29585 ~5.53 miles southwest of Murrells Inlet
  • 3-star Highway hotel
  • Free complimentary breakfast
From$99
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Surfside Beach Oceanfront Hotel
+1-888-455-5160
15 South Ocean Blvd., Surfside Beach, SC 29575 ~5.94 miles northeast of Murrells Inlet
  • 3 star Oceanfront hotel
  • 161 sleeping rooms in hotel
  • Fantastic service
  • Most guests loved the menu selection
Oceanfront Litchfield Inn in Pawley's Island
+1-888-965-8297
1 Norris Dr., Pawley's Island, SC 29585 ~6.14 miles southwest of Murrells Inlet
  • 3 star Beach hotel
  • Check-in: 4:00 PM
Comfort Inn : 1201 Highway 17n
+1-888-906-6358
1201 Highway 17n, Surfside Beach, SC 29575 ~6.98 miles northeast of Murrells Inlet
  • Cheap Beach hotel
  • 2 floors in property
Holiday Inn Oceanfront at Surfside Beach : 1601 North Ocean Blvd.
+1-888-749-6785
1601 North Ocean Blvd., Surfside Beach, SC 29575 ~6.99 miles northeast of Murrells Inlet
  • 3 star Oceanfront hotel
  • Has environment-friendly policy Read more
From$65
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Best Western Pawleys Island in Pawleys Island
+1-888-878-9982
11445 Ocean Highway, Pawleys Island, SC 29585-7093 ~7.90 miles southwest of Murrells Inlet
  • Two star Beach property
  • Check-in time: 3pm
Myrtle Beach Resort Vacations - Surfside Beach
+1-888-389-4485
5905 South Kings Highway, Surfside Beach, SC 29575 ~7.91 miles northeast of Murrells Inlet
  • 3 star Beach hotel
  • Hotel has 350 rooms
  • Rooms need regular maintenance
  • Good water park hotel
Myrtle Beach Resort by Beach Vacations - Surfside Beach
+1-888-389-4121
5905 Highway 17 South, Surfside Beach, SC 29575 ~7.92 miles northeast of Murrells Inlet
  • Midscale Beach hotel
  • Fitness center on property
  • Rooms in need of an update
  • 1 out of 2 guests didn't like the architecture
Pawleys Plantation : 70 Tanglewood Dr.
+1-888-675-2083
70 Tanglewood Dr., Pawleys Island, SC 29585 ~10.40 miles southwest of Murrells Inlet
  • Midscale Golf Course hotel
  • Fitness / Gym is on-site
  • Beds were terrible
  • About half of guests said rooms were clean enough
Doubletree Resort by Hilton Myrtle Beach Oceanfront
+1-800-716-8490
3200 South Ocean Blvd., Myrtle Beach, SC 29577 ~10.64 miles northeast of Murrells Inlet
  • Four star Oceanfront property
  • Fitness center on property
From$49
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Super 8 Market Commons Area in Myrtle Beach
+1-800-805-5223
3450 Socastee Blvd., Myrtle Beach, SC 29588 ~10.74 miles northeast of Murrells Inlet
  • Low Cost Airport hotel
  • Hotel has 5 floors
  • About half of guests said rooms were clean enough
  • Did not have maid service at all
Super 8 by Wyndham Myrtle Beach / Market Common Area
+1-888-965-1860
3450 Highway 17 Bypass South, Myrtle Beach, SC 29577 ~10.77 miles northeast of Murrells Inlet
  • Economical Highway hotel
  • Hotel has an eco-friendly policy See more
Holiday Inn Club Vacations Myrtle Beach South Beach - Myrtle Beach
+1-888-788-5576
3000 South Ocean Blvd., Myrtle Beach, SC 29577 ~10.84 miles northeast of Murrells Inlet
  • Three Star Beach hotel
  • Check-in time: 4:00PM
From$150
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The Crown Reef Resort Waterpark & Conference Cen in Myrtle Beach
+1-888-897-9207
2913 South Ocean Blvd., Myrtle Beach, SC 29577 ~10.99 miles northeast of Murrells Inlet
  • 3 star Beach hotel
  • Check in: 3:00pm
Quality Inn in Pawleys Island
+1-888-311-4278
7903 Ocean Highway, Pawleys Island, SC 29585 ~11.01 miles southwest of Murrells Inlet
  • Low priced Golf Course property
  • Check-in time: 3:00
  • Service is adequate
  • Cheap room rate
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Rates shown are nightly rates before taxes and do not necessarily reflect all Murrells Inlet, SC discounts available. The chart reflects the cheapest Murrells Inlet hotel for each day and each star rating category.

When would be the best time to visit the town of Murrells Inlet, SC?

The Murrells Inlet area hosts countless festivals throughout the year, making every season a great time to visit. In the spring, the World Famous Blue Crab Festival and the SouthEast Crab Feast are sure to tantalize your taste buds. In the fall, Hippie Fest and the Little River ShrimpFest attract visitors seeking beautiful autumn weather and tons of fun on the sand.

Even if you aren't planning to attend a major event in Murrells Inlet, you can still plan your visit around the area's great weather. Summers tend to be hot and sunny, and high temperatures in July and August regularly reach the low 90s. Spring and fall tend to be a bit milder, with high temperatures in the upper 70s or low 80s. Winter brings cooler weather, with average high temperatures in the upper 50s or low 60s.

Murrells Inlet can get busy during high season, which runs from Memorial Day to Labor Day. Be sure to book your accommodations in advance to ensure you get the ideal hotel for the right price.

Below is a chart of the current pricing seasonality of hotels and motels in Murrells Inlet, SC:

seasonality of hotel rates in Murrells Inlet

Murrells Inlet by Star Rating

Below we've posted 3 graphs demonstrating mean nightly cost patterns by star rating class in Murrells Inlet, SC. You can use these charts to evaluate the most cost effective time to book in Murrells Inlet during the year.

What are the Murrells Inlet, SC luxury hotel options?

4 Star Average Prices: $168.60

Feel like splashing out on a luxury getaway to Murrells Inlet? Take a closer look at the area's top-ranked high-end hotels.

For an upscale stay along the Grand Strand, head just north of Murrells Inlet, where you'll find the Royal Garden Resort in Garden City Beach. This all-suites hotel has everything you need for a luxurious stay, including spacious condo-style rooms with full kitchens and private balconies with ocean views. You'll love swimming in the indoor and outdoor pools, relaxing in the sauna and hot tub, and enjoying drinks at the Sand Bar. Since this resort is right on the Atlantic Ocean, you won't need to go far to take a dip in the crystal-clear water.

Located a short drive south of Murrells Inlet, Pawleys Plantation offers upscale accommodations and plenty of Southern hospitality. Whether you choose a standard room, a one- or two-bedroom suite, or an apartment, you'll appreciate the luxurious atmosphere and the countless amenities. Reserve a tee time on the resort's Jack Nicklaus Signature golf course, play a few rounds of tennis, rent a bike to explore the area on two wheels, or head out to explore the many nearby beaches. Pawleys Plantation is the ideal setting for corporate events and private get-togethers, thanks to the venue's 4,500 square feet of event space.

Just north of Murrells Inlet, the Doubletree Resort Myrtle Beach Oceanfront offers easy beach access and over 450 upscale guest rooms with balconies and views of the Atlantic Ocean. You'll love in-room amenities like microwaves, mini fridges, and free Wi-Fi, along with hotel features like an on-site market, six swimming pools, two lazy rivers, a miniature golf course, and a beach umbrella rental service. This high-end hotel even offers average group discounts of more than 30 percent and has over 100,000 square feet of outdoor event space, making it a smart choice for groups.

Where are the most affordable hotels near Murrells Inlet, SC?

3 Star Average Prices: $125.37

Want to plan an inexpensive getaway to Murrells Inlet? Book one of the area's best budget-friendly hotels and resorts.

When you want to stay on the waterfront but you want to keep your costs affordable, the Garden City Inn Oceanfront Hotel is a smart choice. This small hotel offers standard rooms, deluxe rooms, and studios so you can easily choose the ideal accommodations. All rooms feature microwaves and mini fridges so you can keep beverages cool and snacks warm. Take a dip in the outdoor pool during the summer months, and use the hotel's wireless internet to share all of the fabulous photos from your getaway.

Just down the road, the Holiday Inn Express & Suites Murrells Inlet (Myrtle Beach) also offers budget-friendly accommodations just steps from the Atlantic Ocean. Use the hotel's fitness center to stay in shape during your visit, use the business center to catch up on work, and use the laundry facilities to stay fresh throughout your stay in Murrells Inlet. Don't miss the complimentary Express Start breakfast bar, which includes morning favorites like omelets, bacon, and cinnamon rolls. Grab a cup of freshly brewed coffee before you head out to explore this beautiful area.

If you're looking for a charming resort feel without the high costs that these exclusive properties often charge, check out the Ellington at Wachesaw East. This large resort boasts 200 guest rooms, many of which are suites and condos ideal for families and groups. Kick back in your spacious room, prepare a quick meal in the kitchenette, or reserve a tee time on the resort's championship golf course. Make a splash in the outdoor swimming pool or make your way to the Atlantic Ocean, which is just a mile away from this laid-back property.

3 Star Hotel Prices in Murrells Inlet

2 Star Average Prices: $111.02

2 Star Hotel Prices in Murrells Inlet

Where are the best discount hotels in Murrells Inlet, SC?

Finding hotel discounts in Murrells Inlet couldn't be easier. Check out the best deals for senior travelers, AAA members, groups, and more.

AARP members and seniors get low rates at the Comfort Inn and at the Rodeway Inn. AAA members can save at the Oceanfront Litchfield Inn and at the Hampton Inn Pawleys Island. Members of the military and government employees can get discounts at the Best Western Pawleys Island and at the Holiday Inn Oceanfront at Surfside Beach.

What value hotels are in the Murrells Inlet, SC area?

Stay at one of the best value options in Murrells Inlet to get all the amenities and features you want without the high prices. Browse the area's best value options.

When you stay at the Hampton Inn Murrells Inlet / Myrtle Beach Area, you'll enjoy a long list of amenities and a convenient location on the north side of Murrells Inlet. Choose a standard room or a studio suite, and you can look forward to extras like in-room microwaves and refrigerators and free Wi-Fi access. Catch up with friends and family in the welcoming lobby area or soak up the sunshine around the outdoor pool. With a fitness center, guest laundry services, and a free hot breakfast every morning, this Hampton Inn has everything you need for a comfortable stay.

Located in the heart of Murrells Inlet, the Inlet Sports Lodge offers fully equipped deluxe studio rooms. You'll appreciate the in-room kitchenettes, the separate sleeping and relaxing areas, and the flat-screen TVs and smartphone docking stations. Stop by the lodge's business center to send a few emails or catch up on a work project, go for a swim in the seasonal outdoor pool, or sit down to a nice meal at the lodge's restaurant. You'll find all of Murrells Inlet's best attractions just a short walk or drive away.

When you want to stay right on the waterfront, you can't go wrong at Sea Mystique, a boutique resort on the north side of Murrells Inlet. This spot may be small, but it offers one- and two-bedroom options that include balconies with Atlantic Ocean views, kitchenettes, free Wi-Fi, and washers and dryers. Take a dip in Sea Mystique's outdoor pool or follow the adjacent boardwalk right to the sea for a day of swimming, sunbathing, and relaxing.

What are the attractions that you should not miss in Murrells Inlet, South Carolina?

Whether you're planning to stay for a night or for a week, you'll want to put Murrells Inlet's MarshWalk at the top of your list. Take a stroll along the half-mile boardwalk located in the center of this charming fishing village, enjoy a fantastic meal at one of the many restaurants and bars on the MarshWalk, or join one of the countless events here. From live music to holiday celebrations, you'll find it all here.

Another essential stop in Murrells Inlet, Brookgreen Gardens seamlessly blends natural beauty with stunning artwork. Here, you can wander through the botanical gardens, which include centuries-old live oak trees, several themed gardens, and thousands of acres of botanical history. Don't miss the many sculptures displayed in the gardens and in indoor exhibition rooms.

When you visit Murrells Inlet, set aside plenty of time to hit the beach. At Huntington Beach State Park, you can swim, sunbathe, go surf fishing, and even bring Fido to this family-friendly stretch of sand. If you're looking for engaging and educational activities, this state park has you covered. Check the event calendar for wildlife-focused programming and arts and cultural events. Since Huntington Beach State Park is adjacent to Brookgreen Gardens, you can easily visit Murrells Inlet's top attractions in a single fun-filled weekend.

Why wait to plan the ultimate trip to this South Carolina gem? Book the perfect hotel for your group and start designing the ideal itinerary for your Murrells Inlet getaway.

FAQs about hotels in Murrells Inlet

What are the top rated hotels in Murrells Inlet?

The Inlet Sports Lodge, Hampton Inn Murrells Inlet and Sandpebble Beach Club are the best rated hotels based on customer reviews in the last 365 days.

What are the 4-5 star hotels in Murrells Inlet?

Doubletree Resort by Hilton Myrtle Beach Oceanfront, The Inlet Sports Lodge and Sea Mystique are the top 3 luxury hotels near Murrells Inlet city center.

What hotels are closest to the city center of Murrells Inlet?

The Inlet Sports Lodge, Sea Mystique, and Ellington at Wachesaw East are the properties closest to Murrells Inlet city center.

How much does a cheap hotel in Murrells Inlet cost per night?

In the last year, a 2 star hotel in Murrells Inlet can be as cheap as $111.02 per night. (based on HotelPlanner prices)

How much does a 3 star hotel in Murrells Inlet cost per night?

In the last year, the average 3 star hotel in Murrells Inlet has been $125.37 per night. (based on HotelPlanner prices)

How much does a 4-5 star hotel in Murrells Inlet cost?

In the last year, the average 4 star hotel in Murrells Inlet has been $168.60 per night. (based on HotelPlanner prices)

What are the most popular independent hotels in Murrells Inlet?

The Inlet Sports Lodge, Sandpebble Beach Club and Surfside Beach Oceanfront Hotel are the best rated independent hotels (not part of a big brand).

What are the best Choice Hotels branded hotels in Murrells Inlet?

Comfort Inn, Quality Inn & Suites and Quality Inn are the best rated Choice Hotels branded hotels (based on HotelPlanner reviews score).

What are the best Best Western hotels in Murrells Inlet?

Best Western Plus Grand Strand Inn & Suites and Best Western Pawleys Island are the best rated Best Western branded hotels (based on user reviews score).

What are the best IHG hotels in Murrells Inlet?

Holiday Inn Club Vacations Myrtle Beach South Beach, Holiday Inn Express & Suites Murrell's Inlet (Myrtle Beach) and Holiday Inn Oceanfront at Surfside Beach are the best rated Intercontinental Hotel Group (IHG) branded hotels (based on user reviews score).

What did travelers think of the city of Murrells Inlet?

Below are reviews of the city of Murrells Inlet, SC from an actual visitor's perspective.

"Wonderful Place"
Score 5.0 / 5

Have always loved Murrells inlet, it is a wonderful place.

Rochelle M., from 13-Jul-2019
The average traveler rating of the city of Murrells Inlet, SC shown above is 5.0 out of 5 based on 1 reviews
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