Make the Most of Your Time on the Waters of Myrtle Beach!

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. In addition to enjoying the range of fun pools, waterslides and other splashy attractions that Ocean Reef Resort offers you during your stay, consider these wet-and-wild water sports options to make the most of your time on this beautiful stretch of the Atlantic Ocean.

Kokopelli Surf Camp – Kokopelli has been one of the premier providers of surfing lessons (and, more recently, stand-up paddleboarding lessons) in the Myrtle Beach area since 1996. Whether you are an experienced surfer who wants to take your riding to the next level or you can’t tell the difference between the front and back of a surfboard, the certified Kokopelli instructors will be able to accommodate and build a lesson to teach you as much as possible during a two-hour session. To reserve your spot, call 843-340-9565, or check out to book a lesson for yourself and the whole family.

Eternal Wave Surf Shop – With just a short drive down to Surfside Beach, you can find local-favorite surf shop Eternal Wave, which also doubles as a school for those looking to learn how to surf or paddleboard. They offer their lessons throughout the year, so you can learn whether your vacation is in the dead of winter or the dog days of summer.  Learn more at

Downwind Sails Watersports –  For most, it’s not every day when you can have access to not just one, but two major bodies of water – which means twice the fun on the Grand Strand! At Downwind Sails, you have the opportunity to try nearly any kind of water sport imaginable – including kayaking, jet-skiing, surfing, sailing and tubing. Their main feature is parasailing, which is one of the coolest things to do on the water – and you definitely can’t find that everywhere! For more info, visit

Myrtle Beach Watersports – A recipient of TripAdvisor’s certificate of excellence, Myrtle Beach Watersports is one of the top providers of jet-ski rentals along the Grand Strand. Also offering pontoon rentals, dolphin tours, surf lessons, parasailing excursions and more, this vendor provides a number of ways to spend an exciting day on the water. To view the full list of activities and rentals, hop on over to their website at – and you’ll be sure to start counting down the days until you can hit the water!

Myrtle Beach Kiteboarding School – One of the highest-rated water sports vendors in Myrtle Beach doesn’t include your typical offerings, such as surfing or paddleboarding. At Myrtle Beach Kiteboarding School, you will learn how to kitesurf on the best waters from some of the most committed instructors. Kitesurfing is one of the fastest-growing water sports today and is not available in every beach town – so try your hand at this rare sport while on the Grand Strand! For more info, visit

Whichever water sport you choose, whether it be a commonly loved activity such as surfing or a daring new adventure like kitesurfing, you are bound to have a great time while doing it on the Grand Strand! At Ocean Reef Resort, Myrtle Beach, we can’t wait to host you while you seek your next wet-and-wild adventure.