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Springmaid Pier

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Address: 3200 S Ocean Blvd, Myrtle Beach, SC 29577-4860
06:00 - 00:00
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Part of the Springmaid Beach Resort, the Springmaid Pier stretches 1,060...

Part of the Springmaid Beach Resort, the Springmaid Pier stretches 1,060 feet into the ocean. The pier holds the state record for Spanish Mackerel and hosts numerous fishing tournaments. The pier's BARnacles Bar & Grille offers tasty food and drinks in a casual atmosphere. The kids will especially enjoy the hand-dipped ice cream!

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View from the Pier

Great view, plenty of parking spaces, loved the mixed drinks. You got great choices in the gift shops.

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 1 week ago
Charlotte, North Carolina
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Charlotte, North Carolina
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Great view, plenty of parking spaces, loved the mixed drinks. You got great choices in the gift shops.

Thank williamsdorothy6144
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

After many years of visiting this pier, we were deeply saddened that it was destroyed by Hurricane Matthew. We hope Double Tree will rebuild it! My family spent many hours there over the years.

1 Thank seacgraves
Lancaster, South Carolina
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I hope this is rebuilt as it was as it offers great fishing and a nice little gift shop and restaurant.

Thank 798cherryd
Alexandria, Virginia
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 December 2016

Hurricane Matthew destroyed most of the pier. The remaining section of the pier and the adjacent motel (that owns it) were closed for repairs in mid-November. The pier needs to be completely rebuilt. The adjacent beach is open, free of debris, and makes for a pleasant stroll..

2 Thank ricschwartz
Danville, Virginia
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 December 2016

Went to Myrtle Beach for Thanksgiving weekend, the Springmaid Pier is close to where we stayed. It was nearly 100% demolished by last months storm. I'm sure for tourism, it will be rebuilt soon.

1 Thank vachevyman
Myrtle Beach, South Carolina
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 November 2016

Don't visit at this time. Hurricane Matthew unfortunately took out about half of it.Hope fully it will be rebuilt befrore the summer of 2017..

1 Thank lmbindner
Mid Coast Maine, Maine
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 November 2016

One of the last standing piers on the beach, this is a great one. The views down the Strand are fabulous and it's well worth the price of admission to take a walk.

Thank kingbyriverk
Miami, Florida
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 November 2016

The pier is a nice place to watch the waves come in, and watch the people fishing as well. i would advice everyone to make a stop at the pier when they r down here.

Thank tsmith19762001
Myrtle Beach, SC
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 November 2016 via mobile

Precious memories. The annual family reunion that almost happened ... just wasn't to be. My husband got to fish twice in the 30 hours we were there. Yes! Sweet Memories!

Thank kdmcp
Niagara-on-the-Lake, Canada
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 November 2016

This pier was destroyed by Hurricane Matthew. I'm sure it will be rebuilt soon, but if you are planning a trip and enjoyed this pier in the past, it is no longer. For now.

Thank ideal21

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