Top 11 Airbnb Vacation Rentals In Murrells Inlet, South Carolina - Updated 2024

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Anne Marie
Anne Marie 
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Murrells Inlet, South Carolina, is known as the “seafood capital of South Carolina.” Originally established as a fishing village, the town has grown to be known for its exceptional restaurants and exciting nightlife. Most of the activity is centered along the Marshwalk, a boardwalk running along the water where you can enjoy a meal while watching the sunset or listening to live music. Though you could happily spend a lot of time in Murrells Island, the surrounding area is full of wonderful things to do and see! Myrtle Beach and Huntington Beach are both a short drive away. If Murrells Island sounds like the destination for your South Carolina adventure, read ahead for some of the best Airbnb vacation rentals in the area!

We handpicked these listings carefully, considering (wherever possible) Superhost status, recent guest reviews, location, accommodation type, prices, availability of dates, decor, and amenities. The image galleries get refreshed with the latest updates regularly. They were last updated on April 06, 2024.

1. Quaint cottage close to Huntington Beach State Park (from USD 115)

The hosts of this quaint cottage rental have gone above and beyond to ensure guests have a comfortable and fun-filled stay! Located in a studio apartment on the ground level of a raised cottage, this rental sleeps two comfortably and three on a pull out sleeper sofa. Dogs are welcome. There is a small kitchen and breakfast nook which looks out into the lovely gardens, and guests can also relax around the fire pit outside. The cottage is located right across the street from the best restaurants in the area, and is also on a bike path to Huntington Beach State Park. They provide both bikes and state park passes! Guests can also participate in an excellent guided walking tour that explores some of the legends about ghosts and pirates that the area is known for. The hosts are also offering new painting classes at their art studio!

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Murrells Inlet, South Carolina, United States
18.98 km (11.8 mi) from Medieval Times Dinner & Tournament
311 reviews   Superhost Wifi Available
ENTIRE RENTAL UNIT 1 Bed 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
very restful--bedding is so comfortable
the room itself was absolutely fantastic
wonderful hosts wonderful room wonderful neighborhood highly recommended for a weekend getaway on the south carolina coast
super a/c for hot summer days
paul and chris were awesome we received a warm welcome and were shown our cozy studio
it was clean and the softest sheets
the cottage is really nice neat and clean with special touches added
it was cozy and comfortable and clean
our host was very accomodating for our dog (hypo allergenic) and they keep the room clean
they were great hosts
paul is a wonderful host
they were certainly the epitome of super hosts
owners were very kind and hospitable
paul and chris are awesome hosts
the close proximity to restaurants was wonderful
excellent location to night life on murrells inlet
a small walk away from marsh walk makes this a true gem
free pass to nearby beach park
it is within walking distance to the marsh walk and all the great restaurants
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2. Beautiful, comfortable cottage near the beach (from USD 154)

Myrtle Beach is synonymous with the American beach experience! Stay only one block away from this landmark in this cozy and colorful cottage! It can sleep up to seven people in a bright and clean space for an inexpensive nightly rate. It has a kitchen, fenced in back patio with grill, and community pool. It is steps away from Myrtle Beach and all it has to offer - the boardwalk is full of shops and eateries, and features the Family Kingdom Amusement Park, the Pirates Voyage dinner show, and Broadway at the Beach! You will love being within walking distance of a comfortable beach cottage after all the day’s activities.

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Myrtle Beach, South Carolina, United States
5.11 km (3.2 mi) from Medieval Times Dinner & Tournament
317 reviews   Superhost Wifi Available
ENTIRE HOME 4 Beds 7 Guests 2 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 7

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
internet wifi signal is really strong
loved the colorful community pool access and the amenities
house was beautiful new furniture fully equipped kitchen and all at very great price
the wifi signal is very strong and awesome for working remotely via laptop
there are nice instructions in the house as well for wifi and other needs
this townhouse was beautiful and clean very comfortable
the place was great and clean
victor's place was very comfortable and exceptionally clean and well kept
the place was spotless and the community is very safe
great airbnb new house very clean and cozy
owner is very helpful
victor was an amazing host
owner was very prompt and friendly
victor is a wonderful host
from the moment we booked he was so helpful and was there to answer any questions we had
the location is perfect
perfect location very close to literally everything
nice central location for mb golf trip
great place and close to everything
very cute accommodations with a short walk to the beach
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3. A sunny, blue cottage (from USD 68)

There are many things that you will love about this cottage. First of all, is its color. Who doesn’t love blue? You will feel warm and calm as soon as you approach the cottage. Second, is its size. Although the cottage is not that big, it is comfortable for three guests. Finally, you will enjoy a nice stay with all the facilities and amenities available. There is a full-size futon bed for two people. An additional guest can rest comfortably on the loveseat that pulls out into a twin bed.

When you are too lazy to go outside, you can always turn on the large-screen TV and enjoy your favorite channel. You are also welcome to sit back and relax on the private deck. Sip on your morning coffee, as you watch the people come and go.

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Murrells Inlet, South Carolina, United States
18.5 km (11.5 mi) from Medieval Times Dinner & Tournament
429 reviews   Superhost Wifi Available
Entire guesthouse 1 Bed 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
i was able to soak in the tub- great water heater & pressure
the cottage was very comfortable and super cute inside and out
the bed is super comfy much needed after a day of driving
amazing sheets and pillows which was great bc i spent the entire day between the bed and the tub
very clean and neat
awesome communication and the place was clean and well kept
they're communicative clean and fabulously dog friendly
everything was clean and the bed was comfy
neat clean little place
the hosts were great
rebecca was a great host
rebecca was an amazing host
rebecca was a an awesome host
the host was also great at responding quickly but was never intrusive
great location in murrells inlet close to restaurants
the location was great very close to the marsh walk grocery stores and shopping
great location to murrells inlet
the location is perfect
very cute and unique place
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4. Lovely, private two-bedroom townhouse (from USD 157)

This lovely private townhouse accommodates up to six guests in a space that is quiet, spacious, and luxurious! With two bedrooms, a cozy living room, and 1.5 bathrooms, guests will feel right at home. This townhouse is located a short distance from the Marshwalk of Murrells Island. Even closer is the Hot Fish Club, a small but lively restaurant that features delicious food and live music! If souvenir shopping is your goal, be sure to check out the Hammock Shops at Pawleys Island. This shopping complex has many unique specialty stores selling items like olive oil, jewelry, candles, and even hammocks! Stop by and take a little piece of South Carolina home.

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Murrells Inlet, South Carolina, United States
22.13 km (13.8 mi) from Medieval Times Dinner & Tournament
118 reviews   Wifi Available
Entire townhouse 2 Beds 4 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 4

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
place was roomy and having a washer/dryer ironing board plus two bathrooms was very helpful
keurig coffee maker and so many little touches to make you comfortable
furniture was comfortable and there were nice throw blankets to cover up with
wifi was good on only one of the days - other days it was sketchy
the bathroom was clean and there was a washer and dryer which was helpful
the townhouse was very clean and nicely appointed
the condo itself was very clean and nicely decorated
the unit was clean and adequately stocked
nice clean pleasant place to stay
the house was very clean and comfortable
host was friendly and quick to reply
tara is a great host
host was responsive to all our needs
great location and great host everything was like she said and she was quick with responses
wonderful host will definitely stay again
great location in murrells inlet
a lovely place and location
such a great location
close to many wonderful restaurants too
great location all necessities provided
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5. Waterfront cottage at Creek Watch Estate (from USD 127)

This waterfront cottage has dreamy views of the inlet that you will have a hard time tearing away from! This second-floor apartment has large windows that let in light and the beautiful scenes of the creek below. Enjoy watching the sunrise and sunset, kayakers and boaters, as well as egrets, seagulls, and the occasional dolphin! The apartment has a bedroom, full-sized kitchen and counter to eat on, as well as a small sitting area with a television. Outside there are several places where you can relax and enjoy the beauty of the area: on the patio, from the hammock, or around the fire pit at night. Guests have access to two kayaks. This rental is close to everything that Murrells Island has to see, and is a lovely spot to return to for a good nights rest!

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Murrells Inlet, South Carolina, United States
22.9 km (14.3 mi) from Medieval Times Dinner & Tournament
225 reviews   Superhost Wifi Available
ENTIRE RENTAL UNIT 2 Beds 4 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 4

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the views from our rooms were just as amazing as adveritised
amazing views peaceful relaxing and super comfortable
the best thing is the view out the back of the apartment
light-filled clean comfortable & lovingly decorated with a view of sunrise over murrells inlet that is spectacular
the view really is spectacular the accommodations were very comfortable and well appointed
the place was clean and spacious
room was very clean
everything was very clean and in good condition
clean well lit fans spacious rooms
the space was quite clean and perfect for my business-related visit to the coast
great hosts with outstanding hospitality
the host was very responsive
gerry was a perfect host
the hosts are friendly and accommodating
the hosts were so sweet & accommodating
very close to huntington beach state park (5 min drive and easy by bike)
this place was perfectly amazing
i loved the location & privacy of this room
great place close to huntington state beach and brookgreen gardens
wonderful location convenient to everything in the myrtle beach area
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6. Relaxing Murrells Inlet retreat (from USD 124)

This lovely guest suite is a cozy place to come back to after a day of sightseeing in the area! The private suite has a bedroom for two people, bathroom, and a small kitchenette with fridge, microwave, and coffee maker. There is a nice backyard with a fire pit and a hammock too! The shops, restaurants, and boardwalk of Murrels Inlet are all only a short walk away. The hosts also provide bikes so you can explore the surrounding area too! A nearby sight that’s not to be missed is the Atalaya Castle. This Moorish styled stone mansion was the summer home of Archer and Anna Hyatt Huntington, he a philanthropist and she a sculptor. With over 30 rooms, a large courtyard, and a backyard that leads to beach dunes, this is a stunning spot to add to your itinerary!

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Murrells Inlet, South Carolina, United States
17.75 km (11.1 mi) from Medieval Times Dinner & Tournament
118 reviews   Wifi Available
Entire guest suite 1 Bed 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the bed was very comfortable and we loved having the ceiling fan
clean cozy and good utilization of space for decor/furniture
it was great also to have a living area to watch netflix tv or a movie
the living area is spacious and well positioned for enjoying the large tv
very nice place with clean accommodations
great space that was very clean and tastefully decorated
the space was very clean cozy and friendly
it was exceptionally clean beautifully decorated and very comfortable
it was extremely clean and felt so homey
bill and stephanie were excellent hosts
the hosts were very friendly and communicative
super responsive hosts who provided everything we needed
perfect space and bill and stephanie were wonderful hosts
bill & stephanie are welcoming hosts with a fine airbnb
great restaurants close by
the location was perfect
the location is amazing
excellent place to stay close to everything
very close to the marsh walk which was awesome
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7. Serene and beautiful private room (from USD 50)

This rental is located in a serene and beautiful spot! The home has a large backyard that backs up to a small pond, the perfect spot to sit in the morning with a cup of coffee. The backyard also features a seating area with a glass counter table and a fire pit, a great place to unwind in the evening! Inside the room rental is clean and cozy, the perfect size for two people. There is an option to sleep an additional child on a pullout sofa. Guests have a private bathroom and access to the kitchen, lovely screened in porch, and community pool nearby. Located just a few miles away is the Waca Wache Marina on the Waccamaw River, where you can rent boats of all sizes, from kayaks to pontoons, or hop on an airboat tour!

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Murrells Inlet, South Carolina, United States
21.11 km (13.2 mi) from Medieval Times Dinner & Tournament
164 reviews   Superhost Wifi Available
PRIVATE ROOM IN HOME 1 Bed 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
very quiet and private room; nice view of pond and quiet neighborhood
the house is absolutely beautiful with a pretty view of the lake from the room
bright comfortable room and bath overlooking a little pond
it was so thoughtful norma offered breakfast and bottled water anything we needed
if you are nervous about sharing a home with a stranger she makes it very comfortable
nice clean room and bathroom
very clean and comfortable
very nice clean place
it was very clean
all you need for a pleasant clean relaxing stay
great host we really felt at home
she was kind and hospitable
she was so welcoming and helpful
great host would definitely recommend
norma was a great host
the location is great
good location for what we needed
very comfortable and a great location
very well located with huntington beach state park near by and i highly recommend visiting it
this bnb was is a great location to murrels inlet
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8. Parmelee penthouse suite

The reviews of this rental suite all sing its praises! The suite sleeps up to two guests in a separate area with a private bathroom. Guests have access to the kitchen where the host provides a simple continental breakfast. Its location in Murrells Inlet is ideal for seeing all the sights in the area like Huntington Beach and Myrtle Beach. It’s also close to the beautiful Brookgreen Gardens, an amazing combination of art, history, and nature. It contains the largest collection of American figurative sculpture in the country and it is surrounded by a beautiful garden setting. There are also botanical gardens which cover nearly 10,000 acres and have plants blooming all year round!

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17.2 km (10.7 mi) from Medieval Times Dinner & Tournament
39 reviews  
Private room 1 Bed 2 Guests

9. Marshview hideaway

This rental has the perfect balance of a peaceful location and proximity to exciting nightlife! It is right across the road from a lovely and quiet marsh. There is a nearby boat launch and the option to kayak nearly right out the front door! The quiet setting is best enjoyed from the outside patio with chairs and a table. If you’re looking for more excitement, the best restaurants of the “Seafood Capital of South Carolina” are just a short walk away. Many are located along the Marshwalk, a boardwalk along a natural saltwater estuary. Here you can enjoy waterfront dining as well as live music and beautiful sunset views.

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21.99 km (13.7 mi) from Medieval Times Dinner & Tournament
38 reviews  
Entire townhouse 3 Beds 6 Guests

10. Picturesque cottage on the marsh

This room in a picturesque cottage is the perfect spot for a traveling couple! The home looks like a little gingerbread house and is cozily decorated inside. Guests will have a private bathroom and access to the kitchen. The home is located on a bike path that is a short distance from Huntington Beach State Park. Huntington Beach is a South Carolina landmark with a pristine and wide coast. It is known for some of the best bird watching and surf fishing in the state. Inside the park itself, visitors have seen alligators and minks in the freshwater ponds!

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Murrells Inlet, South Carolina, United States
21.88 km (13.6 mi) from Medieval Times Dinner & Tournament
116 reviews  
Private room in house 1 Bed 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

11. Three-bedroom condominium with jet ski rentals

This private condominium can sleep up to six people in three bedrooms, making it a perfect pick for a group of travelers! The space is clean and modern, having been renovated in 2017. It is a short walk from Murrells Inlet and a quick drive to all the other activities in the area. For a unique experience, the hosts offer jet ski rentals! For a reasonable hourly rate, you can rent one, two, or all four of the jet skis they have available and take for a cruise on the water!

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Murrells Inlet, South Carolina, United States
21.94 km (13.7 mi) from Medieval Times Dinner & Tournament
141 reviews  
Entire townhouse 4 Beds 3 Bedrooms 1 Bathrooms
Top guest reviews
very clean and well insulated
very nice condo clean and spacious
clean and perfect for a small family
the place was very clean and nice
condo is very clean and well appointed
our host was great
great hosts that are always available with a quick response
cheers to the best hosts we have ever had
host was very nice and responded very quickly to any questions
great place with even better hosts
comfortable condo in a fantastic location
great location for amazing eats
great location and perfect for a weekend trip
the condo is in a great location
this place is amazing location is beyond convenient
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The perfect balance of excitement and relaxation

There are few places that blend history and the present with the surrounding natural beauty as well as Murrells Inlet. The town has capitalized on its natural beauty and resources and has found wonderful ways to share it with its visitors! Enjoying a meal on the boardwalk, paddling through the estuaries, and seeing how nature compliments art and architecture are just some of the endless ways to appreciate the area. It is full of affordable and beautiful rental options so there is no reason not to plan a trip to the area soon!

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