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Get a snowbird special at a Myrtle Beach, SC vacation rental

Get a snowbird special at a Myrtle Beach, SC vacation rental

If you’ve got the post-holiday blues, why not book a Myrtle Beach rental this winter?

Whether you’re looking to escape a northern frozen tundra or want to enjoy a staycation in your own city, you can save big by staying at a rental property in January, February, or March.

Snowbirds, families and locals alike can get away with indoor pools, ocean views and beach access. Invite your loved ones and enjoy some relaxing time in a Myrtle Beach house or condo. Discounts are based on the change in price from booking January 18-25 versus May 17-24. Here are six rental properties with big winter savings that you can book on VRBO.

Motley Crew

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Balcony and exterior of the Motley Crew townhome in Central Myrtle Beach. Screenshot of listing. January 5, 2022. VRBO.com ELEANOR NASH

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Bedroom at Motley Crew townhome in Central Myrtle Beach. Screenshot of listing. January 5, 2022. VRBO.com ELEANOR NASH
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Game room at Motley Crew townhome in Central Myrtle Beach. Screenshot of listing. January 5, 2022. VRBO.com ELEANOR NASH

Discount: 57{0b5b04b8d3ad800b67772b3dcc20e35ebfd293e6e83c1a657928cfb52b561f97} off

Location: Central Myrtle Beach

Maximum number of guests: 12

Reviews: 4.9/5 with 8 reviews

This townhome, located by Family Kingdom, boasts two balconies. The five bedrooms are spread across two stories. Jacob G. wrote in a 5 star VRBO review, “Solid place! Less then a 3 minute walk to beach, convenient parking/ location with great accessibility to shops and entertainment all around!”

North Beach Resort and Villas

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Private pool at the North Beach Resort and Villas in North Myrtle Beach. Screenshot of listing. January 5, 2022. VRBO.com ELEANOR NASH
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Kitchen at the North Beach Resort and Villas in North Myrtle Beach. Screenshot of listing. January 5, 2022. VRBO.com ELEANOR NASH

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Bedroom at the North Beach Resort and Villas in North Myrtle Beach. Screenshot of listing. January 5, 2022. VRBO.com ELEANOR NASH

Discount: 53{0b5b04b8d3ad800b67772b3dcc20e35ebfd293e6e83c1a657928cfb52b561f97} off

Location: North Myrtle Beach

Maximum number of guests: 8

Reviews: 4.7/5 with 64 reviews

Take your pick of rental houses at the North Beach Resort and Villas. You’ll stay next to Barefoot Landing and less than 10 minutes from Tanger Outlets. Guests have access to the resort’s indoor lazy river and pool and a heated outdoor pool. Discounts and features vary by the specific home, but this one has a private pool and three bedrooms.

Salt Therapy

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Balcony at Salt Therapy penthouse in Central Myrtle Beach. Screenshot of listing. January 5, 2022. VRBO.com ELEANOR NASH

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Bedroom at Salt Therapy penthouse in Central Myrtle Beach. Screenshot of listing. January 5, 2022. VRBO.com ELEANOR NASH

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Bathtub in the Salt Therapy penthouse in Central Myrtle Beach. Screenshot of listing. January 5, 2022. VRBO.com ELEANOR NASH

Discount: 38{0b5b04b8d3ad800b67772b3dcc20e35ebfd293e6e83c1a657928cfb52b561f97} off

Location: Central Myrtle Beach

Maximum number of guests: 8

Reviews: 5/5 with 46 reviews

The Salt Therapy penthouse includes two fireplaces and four bedrooms spread throughout two stories. The VRBO listing says that the property was a favorite getaway of country star Kenny Rodgers. “We felt like we was in the clouds,” wrote Chris S. in a VRBO review. “It was amazing place to make Beautiful memories with our family.”

Southern Grace

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View from beach access at Southern Grace house on Myrtle Beach’s Golden Mile. Screenshot of listing. January 5, 2022. VRBO.com ELEANOR NASH

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Bedroom at Southern Grace house on Myrtle Beach’s Golden Mile. Screenshot of listing. January 5, 2022. VRBO.com ELEANOR NASH
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Garden at Southern Grace house on Myrtle Beach’s Golden Mile. Screenshot of listing. January 5, 2022. VRBO.com ELEANOR NASH

Discount: 30{0b5b04b8d3ad800b67772b3dcc20e35ebfd293e6e83c1a657928cfb52b561f97} off

Location: Golden Mile

Maximum number of guests: 10

Reviews: 4.9/5 with 89 reviews

You can enjoy Southern Grace’s ocean views from the screen porch and large patios. You won’t have to walk far to get to the beach — this tree-shaded, five-bedroom house has its own beach access.

Ocean Blue 202

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Living room at Ocean Blue 202 condo in Central Myrtle Beach. Screenshot of listing. January 5, 2022. VRBO.com ELEANOR NASH
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Balcony at Ocean Blue 202 condo in Central Myrtle Beach. Screenshot of listing. January 5, 2022. VRBO.com ELEANOR NASH

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Bedroom at Ocean Blue 202 condo in Central Myrtle Beach. Screenshot of listing. January 5, 2022. VRBO.com ELEANOR NASH

Discount: 26{0b5b04b8d3ad800b67772b3dcc20e35ebfd293e6e83c1a657928cfb52b561f97} off

Location: Central Myrtle Beach

Maximum number of guests: 8

Reviews: 5/5 with 25 reviews

Guests of Ocean Blue 202 say the 2100 square-foot condo lets large families spread out. The four bedroom condo includes access to the resort’s indoor hot tub and lazy river. It is “located on 2nd floor over the swimming pool which was very convenient. Just a couple steps to the beach,” wrote visitor Kathleen M. in her review. “Highly recommend to ALL who may be interested!!!”

Gulfstream Cottage

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Exterior of Gulfstream Cottage in Central Myrtle Beach. Screenshot of listing. January 5, 2022. VRBO.com ELEANOR NASH

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Bedroom at Gulfstream Cottage in Central Myrtle Beach. Screenshot of listing. January 5, 2022. VRBO.com ELEANOR NASH

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Living room at Gulfstream Cottage in Central Myrtle Beach. Screenshot of listing. January 5, 2022. VRBO.com ELEANOR NASH

Discount: 19{0b5b04b8d3ad800b67772b3dcc20e35ebfd293e6e83c1a657928cfb52b561f97} off

Location: Central Myrtle Beach

Maximum number of guests: 10

Reviews: 4.9/5 with 36 reviews

With a neighborhood swimming pool and three bedrooms, Gulfstream Cottage is perfect for a getaway. You won’t have to worry about parking, with spaces directly in front of the cottage. “It’s a beautiful property and the pictures do not do it justice,” wrote Lena M. on VRBO. “Very clean, excellent location, and only a 2 minute walk to the beach. We will stay here again!”

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Eleanor Nash is the Service Journalism Reporter at the Sun News. She answers the burning questions of Horry County residents.