Destination guide

Take in the beachside beauty of Sunset Beach

The beaches and surrounding scenery provide a peaceful ambience to your holiday home in Sunset Beach. This scenic city is known for its golfing, bird watching and surfing. A holiday rental can help make your stay complete—many rentals come with a full kitchen and laundry facilities.


Activities and attractions in Sunset Beach

Are you hoping to find attractions to see while you're in the area? You'll be sure to enjoy Sunset Beach for its golfing and hiking. Venture out of your cosy holiday rental and check out everything that makes Sunset Beach a fun spot to go on holiday. Here are some of the major attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Oyster Bay Golf Club (1.8 mi / 2.9 km)
  • The Pearl Golf Links (2.5 mi / 4 km)
  • Sandpiper Bay Golf Course (3.5 mi / 5.7 km)
  • Inlet Point Plantation (4.2 mi / 6.7 km)
  • Leopard's Chase Golf Club (4.7 mi / 7.5 km)
  • Panther's Run Golf Links (4.8 mi / 7.8 km)

Seasonal weather averages in Sunset Beach

If you're planning a holiday around the weather, July, June, August and September are the hottest months to visit, when temperatures average 30°F.

Natural highlights

Exploring the natural landscape of Sunset Beach

Sunset Beach is famous for its pristine beaches, breathtaking sunsets and beautiful ocean views. Whether you're an adventurous traveller or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Sunset Beach is a great place to get outside. These are a few of the area's noteworthy natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Ocean Isle Beach (5 mi / 8.1 km)
  • Russell Burgess Coastal Preserve (7.6 mi / 12.3 km)
  • Cherry Grove Oceanfront Park (8.4 mi / 13.5 km)
  • McLean Park (10.3 mi / 16.5 km)
  • Holden Beach (11.6 mi / 18.6 km)
How to get there

How to get to and around Sunset Beach

The nearest airport is in North Myrtle Beach, SC (CRE-Grand Strand), located 13 mi (20.8 km) from the city centre. If you're unable to find a flight that fits your schedule, you can also fly into Myrtle Beach, SC (MYR), which is 27.1 mi (43.7 km) away.

How many holiday accommodation are available around Sunset Beach?

Our 2020 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 3,566 holiday rentals around Sunset Beach. From 1,146 holiday houses to 2,047 flats & apartments, find unique holiday homes for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends. The best place to stay around Sunset Beach is on Stayz.

What is the best area to stay when travelling to Sunset Beach?

Whether you are travelling solo or with family and friends, here are the areas with the largest selection of holiday rentals for a long holiday or just a weekend break in Sunset Beach:

  • Sea Trail: 193 holiday homes
  • Cherry Grove Beach: 972 holiday homes
  • Windy Hill: 3,765 holiday homes
  • Crescent Beach: 3,553 holiday homes
  • Ocean Drive Beach: 2,121 holiday homes

For other neighbourhoods, please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday homes available.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Sunset Beach?

Stayz offers a large selection of holiday homes near great places in Sunset Beach. From Stayz travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • The Pearl Golf Links: 7,139 holiday rentals
  • Oyster Bay Golf Club: 7,232 holiday rentals
  • Oyster Bay Golf Links: 7,146 holiday rentals
  • Rees Jones Golf Course: 6,803 holiday rentals
  • Ingram Planetarium: 6,462 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Sunset Beach listed on Stayz where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Houses in Sunset Beach?

Yes, of course. Stayz offers 1,146 Houses in Sunset Beach. Our other popular types of Sunset Beach holiday rentals include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 2,047 holiday houses
  • Cottages: 41 holiday houses
  • Villas: 129 holiday houses

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other holiday rentals including Cabins and more.

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Sunset Beach?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 2,633 holiday homes with pool available in Sunset Beach. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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