Charming Bungalow Myrtle Beach

A Local’s Guide to 24 Hours in Myrtle Beach

From Cozy Bungalows to Culinary Delights, Discover Myrtle Beach Like Never Before

Few destinations offer the vibrant blend of beachside charm, culinary excellence, and family-friendly entertainment quite like Myrtle Beach, South Carolina. Favored by beachgoers, foodies, and adventure-seekers alike, Myrtle Beach is a treasure trove of experiences, set against a backdrop of golden sands and crystal-clear waters. With its bustling boardwalk, serene marshlands, and rich cultural scene, every visit promises something new.

As the seasons shift, the cooler months from October to March unveil a quieter, more intimate side of Myrtle Beach, making it the perfect time to explore. While 24 hours may seem brief, we’ve curated a day’s journey to capture the essence of Myrtle Beach, focusing on the unique allure of the Market Common area.

Discover tranquility and convenience at this charming Airbnb bungalow, nestled in a peaceful Myrtle Beach neighborhood. Offering a slice of coastal living with its nautical-themed decor and a stunning mural of Myrtle Beach’s waterfront by local artist, Tommy Simpson, this bungalow promises a relaxing retreat after a day of exploration. The spacious master bedroom caters to both relaxation and productivity, while custom-built bunk beds add a touch of whimsy. Outside, a cozy deck and a firepit await for evenings under the stars. This pet-friendly oasis is less than 15 minutes from the vibrant Market Common, making it an ideal base for your Myrtle Beach adventure.


Dive into the vibrant flavors of Asia at Co Sushi, where innovative sushi rolls and Asian-inspired dishes meet a chic, modern atmosphere. It’s the perfect spot for a light lunch or a sumptuous dinner, making every bite a journey to remember. 

Step into Tupelo Honey for a taste of the South reimagined. With dishes that comfort and excite, this restaurant elevates traditional Southern cuisine with a creative twist, ensuring a dining experience that’s both familiar and surprising.  

Travinia Italian Kitchen offers a feast for the senses, blending the rustic charm of Italian cooking with the sophistication of a fine wine list. It’s an ideal setting for those who appreciate the art of Italian cuisine served with a side of Southern hospitality. 

At 1229 Shine, seafood is the star of the show, served in an environment that mirrors the casual elegance of Myrtle Beach itself. From fresh oysters to expertly crafted seafood dishes, every meal is a celebration of the ocean’s bounty. 

Nacho Hippo brings a festive Tex-Mex vibe to Myrtle Beach with its colorful decor and an eclectic menu that promises fun in every bite. It’s the perfect place for a casual meal that doesn’t skimp on flavor or fun.


Embrace the local craft beer scene at Tidal Creek Brewhouse, where a diverse selection of brews pairs perfectly with a laid-back atmosphere. It’s a must-visit for beer lovers looking to taste the best of Myrtle Beach’s brewing talent.  

Refresh and recharge at LOLEO Juice Bar, your go-to for vibrant, healthful juice blends and smoothies made from the freshest ingredients. It’s a delightful pause in your Myrtle Beach adventure. 

For coffee aficionados, Grand Strand Coffee offers a cozy refuge and a cup of joe that’s both artful and aromatic. It’s the ideal start to a morning or a mid-day break from the beach.  

Beyond crepes, Crepe Creation serves up inventive cocktails in an ambiance that’s as inviting as it is intimate. It’s where drinks are crafted with care, and every sip is a discovery.


This upscale shopping destination offers a diverse range of retail options, from well-known brands to unique local boutiques. Stroll through the elegantly designed streets, and discover the latest in fashion, home decor, and more, making for a shopping experience as relaxing as it is rewarding.

For an evening of fun and games, head over to 810 Billiards and Bowling. This isn’t your ordinary bowling alley; with trivia nights on Tuesdays and Thursdays, bingo on Mondays, and live music every Friday, it’s a center of nightly entertainment. Whether you’re striking down pins or enjoying a game night, it’s perfect for families and groups looking for a lively time.

Movie lovers will appreciate the Grand 14 Cinemas for a chance to catch the latest blockbusters or indulge in nostalgia with Flashback Cinema, showcasing classic films. With discounted prices on Tuesdays and a cozy atmosphere, it’s an ideal way to unwind and dive into cinematic adventures.

SEASONAL: Valor Park Farmers Market

From April through October, Valor Park transforms every Saturday into a bustling farmers market. Open from 10:00 am to 3:00 pm, it’s a celebration of local produce, artisanal crafts, and homemade goods. It’s a perfect opportunity to enjoy the fresh air, support local vendors, and maybe even find a unique Myrtle Beach souvenir.

Rachel Alcazar

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Rachel is an award-winning designer and a 2018 Winthrop University Graphic Design graduate, known for her creativity and community spirit. Since graduating, Rachel has been a key member of Coastal Insider and Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Coastal Real Estate. She crafts all marketing materials, including postcards and booklets, for the real estate side, while at Coastal Insider, she plans social media calendars, writes articles, designs cohesive social media feeds, creates ads, assists with content creation and photography, and produces weekly emails. Rachel excels at transforming ideas into engaging visuals, driving results, and connecting with audiences.