Most Popular Water Sports & Where to Get the Gear

Some of the most fun you will experience while on a coastal vacation to South Carolina will involve the ocean and the beach. No big surprise, right? But did you know that with just a little gear that you can rent there’s a wealth of other opportunities available to you? At Myrtle Beach Seaside Resorts we’re often asked by our guests where to go for water sports gear around Myrtle Beach so we’ve compiled the following list for you. Now you have no excuse to just sit around the pool. Get out and have the vacation of a lifetime!

 

Nu Horizons Dive and TravelNu Horizons Dive and Travel
515 U.S. 501, Suite A, Myrtle Beach
Phone: (843) 839-1932
Offering scuba diving instruction and equipment rentals, as well as an indoor dive tank. Located in the Sports Corner Shopping Center.

 

Banana Boat RentalsDownwind Sails
2915 S. Ocean Blvd, South End, Myrtle Beach
Phone: (843) 448-7245
Hobie Cats, personal watercraft, Jet Skis, and ocean kayaks are available for rent at Downwind Sails, a trusted company at the beach since 1981. Banana-boat rides (where you’re towed in a long, yellow inflatable raft) and parasailing are also available.

 

Island Adventure Watersport RentalsIsland Adventure Watersports
5843 Dick Pond Rd., Myrtle Beach
Phone: (843) 650-7003
For water fun along the Waterway, this rental spot at the Socastee Swing Bridge offers the standard water-sport vessels, plus wakeboards, paddle boards, and Jet Ski tours.

 

Parasail-RentalsOcean Watersports
405 S. Ocean Blvd., The Strip, Myrtle Beach
Phone: (843) 445-7777
Renting all types of water-sports equipment, from jet skis to jet boats. Located between 3rd Ave. S and beach, between Family Kingdom amusement park and Westgate Resort.

 
Village Surf Shoppe RentalsVillage Surf Shoppe
500 Atlantic Ave., Garden City Beach
Phone: (843) 651-6396
Take surfing lessons from the crew at Village Surf Shoppe, led by Kelly Richards and his son Cam. Richards shapes his own Perfection Surfboards at the shop, while his national surf champion sons and staff (including 4 USA Team members) take aspiring surfers out for camps and some hands-on action near the Garden City Pier, a tradition since 1969.

 

Coastal Scuba
1903 U.S. 17 S, North Myrtle Beach
Phone: (843) 361-3323
Learn to scuba dive, take a dive trip, or just rent equipment at Coastal Scuba. PADI-certified.

 

Most Popular Water Sports & Where to Get the GearMyrtle Beach Water Sports, Inc.
4495 Mineola Ave, Little River, SC
Phone: (843) 280-7777
Rent pontoon boats or jet skis at Myrtle Beach Water Sports or try parasailing or a dolphin cruise aboard the Sea Screamer, touted, at 72 feet, as the world’s largest speedboat.

 

Best Places for Bike Rentals in Myrtle Beach

When it comes to family vacations, who wouldn’t want to rent bicycles and go tooling around the area, exploring the nooks and crannies of the community. It’s a great way to bond with family as well as be out and about in an environmentally friendly way. Even if you haven’t been on a bike in 20 or 30 years, it’s never too late to ride again. We assure you that not much has changed since you last rode other than having more styles of bikes to choose from!
 
Check out the following list of best places for bike rentals in Myrtle Beach. All of these are just a short drive from where you’ll be staying at Myrtle Beach Seaside Resorts for your summer vacation this year.
 
Best Places for Bike Rentals in Myrtle Beach
Mr. C’s Bicycles
720A Business Hwy 17N, Surfside Beach, SC
Phone: (843) 238-3222
The oldest bicycle shop on the Grand Strand. New and used bike sales, rentals, service and repair. Rent for the day or rent for the week. Bike rentals include bicycle, basket and a beverage holder. Weekly rentals include lock and helmet.

 

MB Bicycle Rentals And Tours
Myrtle Beach Bicycle Rentals ‘n Tours
229 Cold Water Circle, Myrtle Beach
Phone: (843) 222-3840
Daily, weekly and monthly rentals of adults and children’s bikes that include helmets and locks. Entry bikes for all ages and levels. Free delivery in surrounding area. Reservations appreciated.

 

Myrtle Beach Bicycles
Myrtle Beach Bicycles
10799 SC-707, Murrells Inlet, SC
Phone: (843) 215-7433
Rentals, repairs, service, and sales. Authorized dealer for Sun bicycles, Origin8, Bianchi, Terratrike, and RedLine Bicycles.

 

Pedego Electric Bikes
Pedego Electric Bikes of Myrtle Beach
3080 DeVille St., The Market Common, Myrtle Beach, SC
Phone: (843) 602-6941
Offering electric bike sales, rentals, tours, service and lots of accessories.