With over 90 courses in the area, Myrtle Beach is nicknamed the golf capital of the world and is popular for being the go-to place for all golf trips. Rivers Edge Golf Club is proud to be on many groups Myrtle Beach Golf trip agendas. Read our article about what makes Rivers Edge a top-tier course and why so many groups play it year after year here. 

If you are thinking about planning a golf getaway to Myrtle Beach, read our top tips to ensure your trip is a hole-in-one. 


1. Plan Ahead For Peak Seasons

Since Myrtle Beach is such a popular destination for golf, it is important to pick and plan for the right time to visit. The peak season in Myrtle Beach is during the spring and fall seasons. The weather is typically most enjoyable during these times with the average temperature being between 64 to 79 degrees. However, golfers can enjoy Myrtle Beach golf courses all year long with the winter average high being around 57 degrees and the summer high being around 88 degrees. It is important to plan and book well in advance, to secure tee times and accommodations at your preferred locations. Decide the best time to visit based on weather, course availability, and potential crowds with your group mates. By planning, you’ll maximize your chances of playing your desired courses at your desired times.


2. Travel & Pack Wisely

A major perk of Myrtle Beach is its International Airport with 50+ nonstop flight destinations making it an easy place to travel to no matter the distance. If you choose to fly, make sure to pack your clothing and golf clubs wisely. At Rivers Edge Golf Club, we offer rental clubs, so our guests choosing not to fly with their clubs can still enjoy an unforgettable round. Myrtle Beach enjoys mild weather most of the year, but it’s important to be prepared for changing conditions, especially if you’re traveling during transitional seasons. But don’t worry if you forget something. Our golf shop is always stocked with all your golfing necessities.


3. Consider a Stay & Play Package

Consider booking a stay-and-play package when planning your Myrtle Beach Golf trip. These packages offer a convenient and cost-effective way to experience everything our golf haven has to offer. By bundling accommodations with your rounds of golf, not only will you be conveniently close to the course, but the accommodations can also perfectly fit your golf group. Learn more about our stay-and-play packages here.


By following these three tips, you’ll be well-equipped to embark on an unforgettable Myrtle Beach golf trip filled with great golf, great memories, and more. Whether you’re a seasoned golfer or a novice enthusiast, Myrtle Beach promises an unparalleled golfing experience that will leave you longing to return again and again. Rivers Edge Golf Club is the perfect course to include on your Myrtle Beach Golf Trip— play it once, twice, or three times to really get the full experience. Click here to book a tee time!