South Bay Inn and Suites Information and Policies

Myrtle Beach's newest water park resort, located along the famed Boardwalk in the heart of Myrtle Beach, features 242 beautifully appointed guest rooms and suites. Enjoy our daily complimentary breakfast buffet, beautiful ocean views, and a wide variety of amenities including a fun and exciting indoor water park!

Once the reservation is made you would forfeit your deposit if you have not purchased the Vacation Safeguard Plan. Date changes without the Vacation Safeguard Plan can only be made up to 4 days prior to arrival with a onetime change. No refunds for early departures without the Vacation Safeguard Plan.

Protect your vacation investment with South Bay Inn and Suite’s exclusive Vacation Safeguard Plan (VSP). Make your visit to Myrtle Beach as relaxing and worry-free as possible knowing that if an emergency arises, the VSP will ensure you get reimbursed for any reservation that you didn’t use. Whether you have to cut your vacation short*, change the dates of your stay (rate are subject to change based on new dates), or simply cancel altogether, you’ll feel secure knowing that South Bay Inn and Suites has you covered!

The Vacation Safeguard Plan can be added to any reservation for $30.00 plus tax. This protection plan will refund your deposit if you need to cancel, or refund the difference of total cost if you must change dates or depart early.* The Vacation Safeguard Plan fee is non-refundable and must be added within 24 hours of confirming the reservation. A charge of $30.00 plus tax will be applied to the credit card used for the reservation deposit.


Simply add the “Vacation Safeguard Plan” in the add-on section during the online reservation process or call 833.585.5251 to speak with a South Bay Inn and Suites Vacation Specialist!

*If a guest must depart early from a package with a minimum length-of-stay requirement, their package will be re-calculated based on the current best available rate and the new actual length of stay and any difference will be refunded. Early departures require checkout by 11:00am to avoid the current night’s charge. Any sale booked 72 hours prior to arrival are Final Sales and can’t purchase the Vacation Insurance.

  1. South Bay Inn and Suites is SMOKE FREE. Smoking is not permitted anywhere on the property. No smoking on balconies or public areas will be allowed. This move is being made for the benefit of everyone’s health and wellbeing.   There will be a mandatory $250 fine for smoking in the unit.
  2. Due to a combination of city ordinances and lack of space, South Bay Inn and Suites cannot accept trailers on an overnight basis. We have alternative locations for offsite pay trailer parking available, please inquire with a staff member for details.
  3. A $50.00 Security Deposit is required upon check in (Cash or Credit Card Authorization).

Open from 9am to 11pm

No mask, goggles, snorkels or head gear permitted on slides.

Large Slide 4ft height requirement.

Smaller Corkscrew Slide 3ft height requirement.

Due to FEMA regulations the windows for our Water Parks are removed in early May and installed back by Mid-November

Our Check In times is 4pm and Check Out is by 11am.

All rooms are non-Smoking.

We do NOT accept Pets.

Our Age requirement is 21 years of age.

Complimentary parking for our guest is located conveniently across the street from the resort.

Valet Parking is available for $10.00 per day

Being a family resort we enforce quiet time in public areas starting at 11pm.

Only one discount applied per a reservation.

Discounted rates must be booked in advance.

Specials request (i.e., Floor, location or side by side) are not guaranteed.

Hotel Direct Number 843-848-4700

Breakfast Buffet

  • Complimentary breakfast buffet is available from 7:00am to 10:00am.

Captain B’s Bar and Grill

  • Serves lunch and dinner daily from 11:00am until 9pm.
  • Take Out is Available by calling Ext. 4088

Perk’s Coffee Shop

  • Proudly Serving Starbucks Coffee
  • Sunday – Wednesday 6am – 4pm
  • Thursday – Saturday 6am – 6pm

Please stop by for our huge list of activities and entertainment.

  • Summer Weekly Events
  • Water balloon toss
  • Painting -Sand Art, Bird Houses, Chalkboard and Shells.
  • Temporary Tattoos
  • Hula Hoop Fun
  • Tye-Dye T-Shirts
  • Face Painting

All events start ON TIME, it is recommended to be present 3-5 minutes before a GAME is to start. Parent’s MUST be present at activities, as Staff cannot supervise each child individually. The Activities Department reserves the right to change or alter events if necessary.