Frequently Asked Questions

The Breakers Resort
At The Breakers Resort, we understand that you want to plan for the best vacation experience possible. We are here to help answer all of your questions, as well as to put your mind at ease for a fun and relaxing beach vacation. Below you’ll find Frequently Asked Questions that are common to our visitors. is a website used for guest reviews.

The Pools at the Paradise, Palms, and Sailfish buildings are heated. As well as the indoor water park The Cove. 

Exercise room, Golf & Entertainment Shop, Sauna, Business Center, Shuffle Board, Seaside Market.  

HURRICANE CANCELLATION POLICY: In the event of a pending hurricane and the Governor issues a mandatory evacuation, guests will receive a full refund. If there is not an evacuation, guests can reallocate the advanced deposit to be used as the deposit toward different stay dates within 1 year of the original reservation.

This property is smoke free. Guests may smoke in outdoor designated smoking areas only. A $250.00 cleaning fee will apply if smoking occurs within a guest’s room

Your Health and Safety is of utmost importance, therefore, if the “Do Not Disturb” sign remains on your door for an extended period- of- time and we are unable to contact you, we may knock on your door and if no answer, enter your room to determine your well-being. Please understand it is not our intention to disturb guests during their vacation, however, we reserve the right to enter rooms to check on the safety and security of our guests and property as well as to perform maintenance and repairs.

We understand plans change which is why we created our risk-free cancellation and change policy.   • The advance deposit is 100% refundable if a reservation is canceled up to 14 days prior to the scheduled arrival date.   • Reservations canceled within 14 days of the arrival date can reallocate the advance deposit funds toward future dates within one year of the original stay dates. Please note that changes to the reservation will be subject to availability and any room rate differences.   • Guests who do not arrive on their scheduled arrival date and fail to notify the resort of a change to their stay dates, therefore acknowledge forfeiture of advance deposit funds.   • For Monthly Rentals Only: All deposits are due at the time of booking. Full amount of the deposit is non-refundable. No changes to the dates of arrival are permitted within 30 days of arrival. Payment of full stay is required upon check in. There will be absolutely no refunds on early departures. Additional requirements for winter rentals do apply.  

A small refrigerator, small stove/oven, microwave, sink, pot, pan, dishes, cups, and utensils. 

To help ensure the safety of our guests and employees, housekeeping services are limited to removing trash and refreshing your towels on a daily basis.  

The boardwalk, Broadway at the Beach, Hollywood Wax Museum, Myrtle Waves, Broadway Grand Prix Race Park, Adrenaline Adventures Zip Line, Family Kingdom, Splashes Oceanfront Water Park. 

9AM to 11PM  

Yes. Wireless internet is available throughout the resort.

Yes, but this is a seasonal service based on availability. Reservations are encouraged; please call the front desk.

You can purchase breakfast at Papa’s Breakfast Restaurant for $9.95 in advance or $11.95+tax at the restaurant. 

If you are paying in cash, a security deposit of $100 is required at check-in which is refunded when your stay is over. You can also purchase the Worry Free Vacation for $39.95 plus tax, non-refundable, paid with your first night stay deposit.  

Myrtle Beach International Airport is 4.4 miles or approximately 12 minutes away from the resort. 

Yes. Free parking is available in our 2 parking garages. Please note that we DO NOT have Trailer Parking at this time, but motorcycles are allowed to park on the second floor of the parking garage.

Yes, the Ocean View Handicap Accessible Queen Suite in the Palms Tower (N) has wider doorways and support bars in the bathroom

Yes. The Ocean View Spa King Suite (NSPA), the Oceanfront Two Bedroom Condo (W), and the Oceanfront Three Bedroom Condos (X & Y). 

The closest bike rental company is the Pee Dee Bicycle Company (843-839-4657).  

No, all reservations will require a valid credit card to be authorized in the amount of $100 in lieu of a cash deposit. We no longer accept cash as a form of payment.  

You can make payments up to 30 days before your arrival date. All cards used to make payments must be presented at check-in by the card holder with matching ID.

Unfortunately, pets are not allowed at The Breakers Resort. We do allow registered service dogs only.  

Yes but they are not allowed to be brought to the beach. Please bring your own beach towels.  

Not during the summer season, (June, July, and August) you can request with it the front desk (843-444-4444) during the off season but it is never guaranteed

From May 1 through Labor Day, dogs are allowed on the beach only before 10 AM and after 5 PM. From the day after Labor Day to April 30 each year, dogs are allowed on the beach at any time of day. At all times when dogs are allowed on the beach, they must be on a leash that’s seven feet or shorter, and you must pick up and properly dispose of the droppings.  

No. Grills are not allowed at the resort or on the beach due to fire and environment codes.  

We do not have Trailer Parking at this time, but motorcycles are allowed to park on the second floor of the parking garage.

Pack and Plays are available on a first come, first serve basis.

Newly Open Indoor Waterpark with 5 Water Slides called The Cove, 7 Indoor and Outdoor Pools, 3 Kiddie Pools, 5 Hot Tubs, 1 Indoor and Outdoor Lazy River, Sunken Pirate Ship with 2 Kiddie Water Slides.  

Check-in time starts after 4:00 PM. Check-out time is before 11:00 AM.

Papa’s Breakfast Restaurant located across the street, The Rusty Reel Oceanfront Bar & Grill located in the Lobby Level of Palms Tower and is available for lunch and dinner. Ben & Jerry’s, Starbucks, and Jaybo’s Pizzeria located across the street. Hours vary based on season. 

A small refrigerator, microwave, and coffee maker. 

The parking garage clearance at 21st Ave N is 8 ft. The parking garage clearance at Withers Dr. is 6 ft. 6 in

The resort fee covers usage of all resort amenities.

Full size refrigerator, stove/oven, sink, microwave, pots, pans, dishes, cups, and utensils.  

Toilet paper, soap bars, bath towels, one travel size dish soap. (paper towels and laundry detergent are not provided due to allergies)  

The slides’ hours vary based on season. No running is permitted up the stairs. Riders must slide on their backs with their legs and arms crossed only. Ridding head first or on your stomach is not permitted. Only ONE rider per turn, absolutely NO chains/trains/parental escort allowed. NO “sling-shotting” into the slide. Riders must sit down and ease into the slide. ALL RIDERS MUST BE 48” TALL. There is no age requirement. the Weight limited permitted per slider is to not exceed 300 lbs. Only 1 rider per slide is allowed to wait on the platform at a time. No foreign objects are allowed in pockets, and no jewelry can be worn while riding the slide. The Breakers is not responsible for any damages or lost items. The dress code does not permit cutoff jeans or swimwear with exposed zippers, buckles, rivets or metal ornamentation are to be worn. Only approved swimsuits are allowed.  

Every room is equipped with a hairdryer, iron & ironing board, and safe.

The shuttle is a seasonal service. Guests should call the resort to inquire/reserve the shuttle service, based on availability.  

Yes there are grocery stores within a 5-15 minute drive of the resort. 

Everyone in the room must be 21 years or older unless they are accompanied by their parent or legal guardian.

1 parking pass is given for standard rooms and 1 bedroom suites. 2 parking passes are given for 2, 3, and 4 bedroom condos.  

You can contact the reservations department to changes or you can use the new app for your smart phone or mobile device. If you booked through a third party (examples: Expedia,,, etc.) you have to contact them directly for any questions, changes, and cancellations.  

Breakers Resort is smoke-free. Absolutely NO SMOKING is allowed in guest rooms, on balconies, or common areas around the property. Guests may smoke in outdoor designated smoking areas only. A $250.00 cleaning fee will apply if smoking occurs within a guest’s room.  

Yes. The credit card used to make the reservation must be present at check-in with card holder and matching ID for verification purposes.  

Yes you can through Johns Beach Services (843-448-6454) and can be purchased by the lifeguard on the beach. Prices vary depending on length of rental, please contact Johns Beach Services or speak to a lifeguard for exact pricing. 

Yes. For free beach wheelchair rentals for Myrtle Beach- 843-918-1488 – They can be used from 8AM to 5PM, no overnight request. They are based on availability and cannot be requested ahead of time. Large vehicles are required to transport the chairs (SUV, van, or pickup truck).  Delivery and pickup services are available and there may be an additional charge per service during the summer season. For any questions please call Beach Services at (843) 663-8600.  

No, cash is no longer accepted as a form of payment.

Yes, you may fish on the beach, but South Carolina requires a license to fish from the surf.  No license is needed to fish from a public fishing pier. Please call the city’s chamber of commerce for additional information (1800-356-3016).  

An advance deposit equal to the first night’s stay is due at time of booking. The remaining balance is due at time of check-in.