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Huntington Beach State Park

Open Now: 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Open today: 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
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Natural Beauty

Really great marsh with good piers and signage. Bike and hike friendly. Convenient and clean... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Charlottesville, Virginia
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My son could care less how cold it is. Great beaches. Clean park. Lots of wildlife around. Many... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
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  • Very good18%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“beautiful beach”(137 reviews)
“nature center”(116 reviews)
“atalaya castle”(92 reviews)
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16148 Ocean Hwy, Murrells Inlet, SC 29576-5064
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Really great marsh with good piers and signage. Bike and hike friendly. Convenient and clean restrooms. We didn't use the camping area, but the hookups and shower houses appeared to be in great shape and were nicely situated.

Thank cvirginiag
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

My son could care less how cold it is. Great beaches. Clean park. Lots of wildlife around. Many trails & paths to explore.

Thank TNAnia
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

I hesitate to review this beach since one of the best things about it is that it's never crowded. One of the nicest beaches on the Grand Strand!

Thank Buddycation
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We I have visited Huntington Beach State Park on several occasions with our motorhome. Easy access to the ocean, convenient to Myrtle Beach and Georgetown. This park is managed by great folks, and has lots to do. Great for us stop over or an extended...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

Has a nice walking trail with views of alligators. Atalaya castle you can do a tour, read about the family. The beach is beautiful and clean.

Thank jormom77
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Excellent beach and great surroundings very nice walks and amenities. Will definitely be going again.

Thank akoobra
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Nice day visit to kill a couple of hours. The self-guided tour of Atalaya mansion is interesting and just a cpl bucks to get inside.

Thank UpstateNYGal
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

You can experience wildlife in a marsh,a pristine,beautiful beach,walk through Atalaya castle built in the 1930’s. This was a lovely visit.

Thank acgtrini
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We really enjoyed visiting this state park. We paid $5 per person to enter the park and then $2 per person to visit the mansion. The beach was pristine and the sand was so soft. The mansion was beautiful and very interesting.

Thank Seraphita2013
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Spectacular birding! Great campsites, wonderful beach and friendly staff! The birding is amazing, so many places to perch and watch, or walk the beach, or through the woods, Just bring insect repellent. You have many ponds, beach, causeway and other paths to find many different...More

Thank bfcantwell
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October 15, 2018|
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Response from Leo B | Reviewed this property |
Adults are $5.00 per person S.C. senior citizens are $3.25 a person
Dale K
August 30, 2018|
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Response from Deborah K | Reviewed this property |
It depends on what you & your mother want to do. There are some great boardwalks and paved paths to observe the birds & alligators near the causeway. The castle within the property would also be accessible. Boardwalks... More
Angela M
August 28, 2018|
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Response from FlowerG1 | Reviewed this property |
Brookgreen Gardens, Huntington Beach State Park, and especially Atalaya tour... Happy anniversary! It’s beautiful there!!