Top 10 Places to Get Married in Myrtle Beach

By Marissa Polascak • March 15, 2016
Getting married in Myrtle Beach? Check out these great wedding venues.
Getting married in Myrtle Beach? Check out these great wedding venues.

Myrtle Beach is everyone’s dream vacation destination, so why not make it your location for your special day? From hotels to wedding venues, and even the beach, there are plenty of beautiful spaces to host the most romantic day of your life.

If you’re planning on getting married in Myrtle Beach, be sure to check out these 10 places that will help you host your wedding and plan out all of the little details.

Brookgreen Gardens

If you are looking for a venue that is full of magic, be sure to check out Brookgreen Gardens. This beautiful attraction was founded in 1931 by Anna and Archer Hyatt Huntington, and while this Lowcountry lanscape used to be a plantation, it is now home to gorgeous gardens, a small zoo, and several sculptures throughout. Those who are interested in getting married here must purchase a membership, but the amazing landscapes and ceremony that will take place will be well-worth the money. Brides and their grooms can choose from the Pavilion Restaurant, a cozy cottage, the Lowcountry Center and Courtyard, or the Huntington Sculpture Garden. Don't worry about all the little details; the staff at Brookgreen Gardens will help you along the way.

Kingston Plantation

Myrtle Beach hotels provide some of the best spaces for weddings, and Kingston Plantation is one of the top picks. Not only does Kingston Plantation offer beautiful views o the beach and ocean, but the staff here will help you make your wedding day the best day of your life. No matter if you're having a large or small wedding, Kingston Plantation has you covered with Hilton Myrtle Beach's Oceanfront Dunes Ballroom and Embassy Suite's Kensington Ballroom. Kingston Plantation has something for every style and budget, including an array of poolside locations, outdoor terraces, and gorgeous ballrooms.

Litchfield Beach and Golf Resort

Spend your special day in the Lowcountry at the Litchfield Beach and Golf Resort. The experts here will aid you in the planning process, taking stress off of your shoulders. You can choose to hold your ceremony in the golf clubhouse or the elegant Tara ballroom. The wedding planners at Litchfield Beach and Golf Resort will help you choose the best vendors for your wedding, including cake makers, florists, DJs, and much more. Litchfield Beach and Golf Resort is also a great place to stay before and after your wedding, and out-of-town guests have a variety of accommodations to choose from!

Myrtle Beach Train Depot

The Myrtle Beach Train Depot will take you back in time for your wedding day. This historic site will host your wedding and provide tables and chairs for the event. However, those wishing to get married here must have a caterer. The Train Depot allows guests to decorate however they wish for the day they get married.

North Beach Plantation

North Beach Plantation has a great reputation of being a beautiful and top-notch property that is perfect for any wedding day. This upscale resort offers ceremony settings for different tastes and wedding sizes. And, if you want to get married on the beach, North Beach Plantation offers that option along with delicious food and tented courtyard ceremonies. And, of course, if you and your family are from out of town, North Beach Plantation offers a multitude of elegant accommodations that will make anyone feel right at home.

Pawleys Plantation

Pawleys Plantation is located on a beautifully manicured golf course in the Lowcountry setting of Pawleys Island. The staff here aims to provide the best custom wedding services in the area, as well as top-notch wedding catering by their executive chef, Leon Nesbitt. This romantic venue boasts ceremony spaces like the sprawling clubhouse, elegant ballrooms, and lush gardens.

Pine Lakes

For over 90 years, Pine Lakes Country Club has been hosting weddings. This traditional yet elegant venue is home to beautiful ceremony spaces like their impeccably manicured lawn and reception ballrooms complete with fireplaces and crystal chandeliers. And, if you're looking for an outdoor ceremony, Pine Lakes will provide tents or canopies for your big day.

Ripley's Aquarium

Some engaged couples search for unique venues to get married in Myrtle Beach, and Ripley's Aquarium is definitely a venue worth checking out for your wedding day. Ripley's Aquarium provides an unforgettable backdrop for your romantic day, and the staff here will help you plan out your details including seating arrangements, entertainment, and floral options. In addition to your wedding, Ripley's can also arrange your bridal shower, reception, rehearsal dinner, or bridal luncheon.

The Cooper House

The historic Cooper House in Myrtle Beach was once a post office and general store for those traveling down the Intracoastal Waterway. Now, over 100 years later and after some slight renovations, the Cooper House is a classic event venue that is known for hosting amazing weddings. The Cooper House gives couples the option of getting married outside in the lush garden, or, if you want an indoor wedding, there is also the General Store which boasts an unique, rustic atmosphere that is in keeping with the history of the property.

Thompson Farm & Nursery

If you love nature, then Thompson Farm & Nursery is the perfect venue for you! Located away from the hustle and bustle of the city in Conway, this farm holds wedding ceremonies under breathaking trees in a quiet setting. After the ceremony, guests are guided to the open-air barn that can hold up to 200 guests. The planners at Thompson Farm & Nursery will provide special items for your wedding day like linens, vintage carts, hay bales, and much more.