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Get an overview of this hotelWaterpark and lazy river in northern Myrtle Beach

Near Carolina Opry

Located on the northern end of Myrtle Beach, this hotel is 2 miles from the Carolina Opry and Dolly Parton's Dixie Stampede, and within 6 miles of the convention center.

Water park

Sand Dunes Resort & Spa features a water park with water slides, waterfalls, lazy rivers, and a zero-entry pool.

Furnished balconies

Guestrooms at Sand Dunes Resort & Spa offer microwaves, refrigerators, complimentary wireless Internet access, premium channels, and private, furnished balconies with ocean or partial ocean views.

Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

Sand Dunes Resort & Spa is located at the northern end of Myrtle Beach. The Carolina Opry and Dolly Parton's Dixie Stampede are both within 2 miles (3.2 kilometers).

Complimentary amenities include wireless Internet access and self parking. The full-service Atlantis Spa offers many massage and body treatments. Dining options include an oceanfront restaurant with beach lounge and a pizza shop. For recreation, bicycle rentals are available and an extensive water park has water slides and 2 outdoor pools.

Guests also have complimentary access to the facilities at the adjacent hotel, including a health club with a fitness center, saunas, spa services (surcharge), and an indoor-outdoor pool. An adjacent conference center offers 17 function rooms and 20,000 sq. feet (1,858 sq. meters) of meeting, banquet, and exhibit space.

  • Arcade/game room 
  • ATM/banking 
  • Bar/lounge 
  • Breakfast available (surcharge) 
  • Children's pool 
  • Coffee/tea in lobby 
  • Conference space 
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service 
  • Elevator/lift 
  • Front desk (limited hours) 
  • Full-service spa 
  • Gift shops or newsstand 
  • Grocery/convenience store 
  • Laundry facilities 
  • Meeting rooms 
  • Multilingual staff 
  • Number of floors - 18 
  • Number of restaurants - 2 
  • Outdoor pool 
  • Porter/bellhop 
  • Total number of rooms - 417 
  • Free use of nearby fitness center 
  • Wedding services 

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Arcade/game room  
  • Children's pool  
  • Grocery/convenience store  
  • Laundry facilities  
  • Microwave  
  • Outdoor pool  
  • Refrigerator  

Room Amenities

  • Air conditioning 
  • Balcony 
  • Blackout drapes/curtains 
  • Coffee/tea maker 
  • Cribs/infant beds available 
  • Daily housekeeping 
  • Hair dryer 
  • Iron/ironing board 
  • Microwave 
  • Premium TV channels 
  • Refrigerator 
  • Shower/tub combination 

Where to Eat

Mango's on the Beach - Oceanfront restaurant specializing in dinners prepared on an infrared grill. The menu includes steak, chicken, seafood, pasta, and house specialties. Open for lunch and dinner.

Mango's on the Beach Lounge - Overlooking the pool deck and beach, this casual bar has ceiling fans, flat-screen TVs, live entertainment (Thursday-Sunday), and late-night karaoke. Beer, wine, and cocktails are served from late afternoon until late evening. Complimentary buffet and drink specials Tuesday and Thursday evenings.

Mia's Pizza and Subs - Serving Italian subs and made-to-order pizzas from late morning until late night.

Nearby Things to Do

The Sand Dunes water park includes a towering grotto with waterfalls, water slides, a zero-entry pool, an outdoor splash pool, and a lazy river. Guests also have complimentary access to the health club at the adjacent hotel, providing a multi-floor fitness center, sauna, steam room, spa tub, and indoor-outdoor pool. A seasonal children's program features coloring contests, sand-dollar painting, sundae parties, and other activities. Complimentary bicycle rentals are available all year.

In addition to receiving access to the recreational facilities at all Sands resorts, guests may enjoy championship golf at the many area courses.

The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or near the hotel; fees may apply.

  • Golfing nearby 
  • Surfing/boogie boarding nearby 
  • Sailing nearby 
  • Windsurfing nearby 
  • Personal motorized watercraft on site 
  • Parasailing nearby 
  • Skydiving nearby 
  • Volleyball on site 

Spa Services

  • Hot stone massage 
  • Deep tissue massage 
  • Swedish massage 
  • Reflexology 
  • Manicures and pedicures 
  • Body scrubs 
  • Aromatherapy treatments 
  • Spa tub in spa 
  • Massages 
  • Body treatments 
  • Facial treatments 

Hotel Policies


Minimum check-in age is 21

Check-in time starts at 4 PM

Special check-in instructions:

Guests 18 to 20 years of age must contact the property at least 48 hours prior to arrival to pay a per-unit security deposit. The deposit, less damanges, will be refunded 7 days after departure. For more details, please contact the office using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.
From January 1, 2016, motorcycles will no longer be allowed on this property. For more details, please contact the office using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.


Check-out time is 11 AM

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Cribs (infant beds) are available.

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on hotel policy.

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card or cash deposit are required at check-in for incidental charges.

Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.

Please note that refunds are not available for early departures once the balance has been paid in full upon check-in. For more details, please contact the office using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.


You'll be asked to pay the following charges at the hotel:
  • Resort fee: USD 2.18 per accommodation, per night
The hotel resort fee includes:
  • Phone calls
  • In-room safe
  • In-room safe and safe insurance
The charges below are included in your overall room price:
  • Resort fee
We have included all charges provided to us by the property. However, charges can vary, for example, based on length of stay or the room you book.

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.
  • Deposit: USD 300 per stay
The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

We should mention

A resort fee is included in the total price displayed.

Buy 1 Entrée, Get 1 Free

Book a stay in any rate category and receive the following:

  • Buy 1 adult entrée and get 1 free in Mango's on the Beach Restaurant
Full details at check-in. Taxes and gratuity may not be included. Offer subject to availability. Other restrictions may apply.

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