The surrounding area of Coastal Carolina University includes Myrtle Beach and Conway with lots to do

Around CCU

Visit the beautiful areas that surround our campus and learn about the unique experiences each offers.

Coastal Carolina University offers the best of two worlds of coastal South Carolina.

If you are looking for the mossy oaks and main street atmosphere of a small town, head to Conway and Georgetown. If you want the crowds and excitement of one of the largest resort areas on the East Coast, visit Myrtle Beach. Wherever you choose to spend your out-of-class hours, you’ll enjoy 215 days of sunshine per year and an average annual high of 75 degrees.

Area Visitor Links


Historic Downtown Conway

Historic Conway is a great place to spend an afternoon. Stroll along the Waccamaw River, browse through one-of-a-kind specialty shops and top off your visit at a café or restaurant.

Visit the beach: The Grand Strand

The Grand Strand area features 60 miles of wide, sandy beaches, restaurants, amusement and water parks, live entertainment theaters and exciting nightlife.

Broadway at the Beach

A day of shopping or a night out on the town with friends: Broadway at the Beach is a 350-acre complex of shops, restaurants, nightlife, hotels and attractions such as Ripley’s Aquarium, the Palace Theatre and WonderWorks.

The above links to area businesses and organizations are provided as a community service. For a variety of reasons, Coastal Carolina University may facilitate and/or provide hotel bookings, airline travel and/or car rental for University faculty and staff, as well as for some campus visitors. Certain hotels and service providers may offer discounted rates for University faculty, staff and/or visitors. Coastal Carolina University does not endorse or guarantee any accommodations or services.