SOUTH CAROLINA – Ellington at Wachesaw Plantation East Resort Murrells Inlet (Myrtle Beach)

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Ellington at Wachesaw Plantation East Resort Murrells Inlet (Myrtle Beach), South Carolina Condo Vacation Rentals

Ellington at Wachesaw Plantation East is located in the heart of the South Carolina low country.  Visit this former fishing village and revel in its expansively beautiful beaches and countless magnificent golf courses.  Murrells Inlet is often called the “Seafood Capital of South Carolina.”

The Ellington at Wachesaw Plantation East Resort is surrounded by stately live oaks, offering guests a welcoming retreat from the high-rise buildings and congestion of the Myrtle Beach Grand Strand —  yet, all of the events and businesses of Myrtle Beach are less than 20 minutes away.

Known for its championship golf course which has hosted four LPGA tournaments, Ellington is renowned as a golfer’s favorite and one of the must-play courses in the Myrtle Beach area.  This Festiva-managed resort is home to Wachesaw Plantation East Golf Course, which was designed by Clyde Johnston and offers challenging play for golfers of all skill levels. The course received national exposure as home of the Kathy Ireland City of Hope LPGA Golf Tournament from 1997 through 2000.  But Ellington isn’t just about golf — the resort overflows with amenities and attractions that make it a great destination for golfers, couples and families.

The Ellington at Wachesaw Plantation East Resort, recipient of the Gold Star of Excellence from the Myrtle Beach Area Hospitality Association, is situated south of Myrtle Beach on the Wachesaw East Golf Course, the Myrtle Beach Golf Association’s 2007 Golf Course of the Year as well as a former home of the LPGA Myrtle Beach Golf Classic. Moments from the Atlantic Ocean, the area has more than 100 championship golf courses. Other attractions include historic Georgetown and many music theaters that feature shows for every member of the family.

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Condo Vacation Rental Availability Ellington at Wachesaw Plantation East Resort Murrells Inlet (Myrtle Beach), South Carolina

We no longer own at this resort, please look on this website for other rentals, or contact us.

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The 1BR lodging accommodation sleeps 4 people, with a king bed in the bedroom, plus a queen sofabed in the living room.   The condo vacation rental also provides a full kitchen and one bathroom.

The 2BR villa rental sleeps 6 people, with a king bed in the master bedroom, two twin beds in the second bedroom, plus a queen sofabed in the living room.   The condo vacation rental also provides a full kitchen and two bathrooms.

Most villas feature a screened enclosed deck or patio with garden and golf course views.

The resort is comprised of Phase 1 (Buildings 1-8) and Phase 2 (Buildings 9-11).  Phase 1 has many renovated units (Buildings 1 & 2 in 2007, 3 & 4 in 2011, and 8 in 2012).  Phase 1 buildings are two stories with no elevator, and Phase 2 buildings are three stories with elevator.  All Phase 2 condo vacation rentals provide golf course views.

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Surrounded by restaurants, nightspots and miles of sandy beaches, Ocean Villas is situated in beautiful Myrtle Beach, South Carolina and offers spacious condos with full kitchens and balconies.

Ellington at Wachesaw Plantation East Resort Murrells Inlet (Myrtle Beach), South Carolina Suite Amenities

  • Air conditioning
  • Television in master bedroom
  • Television in living room
  • Jetted spa Jacuzzi tubs in most bathrooms
  • Cable TV
  • Free in-condo WiFi internet access
  • Full kitchens
  • Screened-in porch and dining area
  • Washer and dryer/laundry in some 1BR condos ( Buildings 5-7 and 9-11), and all 2BR and 3BR units
  • Golf course views from Phase 2 units

Ellington at Wachesaw Plantation East Resort Murrells Inlet (Myrtle Beach), South Carolina Resort Amenities

  • Indoor and outdoor pools
  • Spa/Hot tub
  • Children’s pool
  • Children’s playground area
  • Hiking /exercise trail
  • Activities center staff can schedule tours and activities for guests and children
  • Championship golf course
  • Bikes and biking trails
  • Clubhouse
  • Meeting rooms
  • Grill and pub
  • Golf pro shop
  • Golf instruction
  • Driving range
  • Practice green
  • Free WiFi in condos

Golfing is an everyday activity for our guests.  Guests receive discounted rates.

Also enjoy these activities:

  • Crafts
  • Bingo
  • Movies
  • Games
  • Classes
  • Group trips
  • Golf
  • Putt Putt

Day trips are offered, such as a Day in Charleston, Sun Cruz Casino Boat or Jungle Princess Riverboat.

Discounted Ripley’s Aquarium tickets are available at the front desk, along with coupons for The Day Spa at Wachesaw.  Pick up a list of services from the front desk.

Ellington maintains a Lending Library at the Activities Office where you may borrow a variety of board games, DVD’s, books and magazines. We also offer bike rentals to our guests.

Free use of State Park Passes is offered to guests, enabling private beach access during your stay.

Resort Policies

Check in – 4:00 pm, Check out – 10:00 am

Smoking: Please refrain from smoking inside your unit. All of the units have a screened in porch equipped with ashtrays for you to sit and enjoy.

Pool: The pools are open from 9:00 am to 10:00pm. We do not have lifeguards for the pool area, so please swim at your own risk. Pool towels are provided for you at the pool areas.

Resort parking pass: Please stop by our concierge desk to pick up a resort parking pass.

Beach Parking Passes: All of our guest are welcome to check out a State Park Pass from the front desk. The pass is for free entry into Huntington State Park and Myrtle Beach State Park. If the pass of not returned at the end of your stay, there will be a $65.00 charge posted to your account.

Pets: Pets are not allowed on property or in the units. We will be glad to assist you in finding a local kennel to meet your pet’s needs. If you are found to have a pet, a $200.00 cleaning fee will be assessed to your bill along with a $50.00 pest control treatment charge. Please understand that housekeeping will not enter your unit until the pet has been removed.

Security Boxes: Security boxes are available at the front desk for safe storage of personal valuables. Ellington is not liable for any lost or missing items, so please take advantage of our storage.

Laundry Room: For those units not equipped with a washer and dryer, we have a laundry room located next to the arcade. It is open from 9:00 am to 10:00 pm. Laundry soap is available at the front desk ($1 per 2 oz. box).

Fitness Trails: Enjoy walking or bicycling along our fitness trails located in Wachesaw East neighborhood. Access the path directly behind the guardhouse.

Bikes: Daily bike rentals are available at the activities desk, located next to the laundry room. Enjoy riding along the fitness trails, but please do not ride on the golf cart paths

Golf: Our owners enjoy free golf, and guests receive discounts at Wachesaw East and affiliated courses. Please contact the golf desk for booking tee times or any questions concerning golf.

Ellington at Wachesaw Plantation East Resort Murrells Inlet (Myrtle Beach), South Carolina Area Amenities

In addition to its proximity to the Atlantic Ocean and the Intercoastal Waterway, Murrells Inlet is located within an easy driving distance to numerous historical districts, homes and plantations, family entertainment, and magnificent golf courses. Area attractions include:

  • Murrells Inlet – This historic fishing village offers deep-sea fishing, scuba diving, para-sailing, jet ski rentals, and world-class seafood restaurants.
  • Broadway at the Beach – Hard Rock Cafe and Ripley’s Aquarium are just a few of the exciting attractions at this upscale entertainment, shopping and dining complex located in Myrtle Beach.
  • Amusements – The Grand Stand is home to numerous water parks, grand prix race tracks, miniature golf, and amusement parks.
  • Huntington Beach State Park – Consisting of three miles of uncrowded beach located between Murrells Inlet and Pawleys Island. This state park has been found to host the most diverse bird population on the East Coast.  Don’t miss viewing areas for alligators and turtles.
  • Brookgreen Gardens – Awarded winning facility, named one of the best five gardens in the South, this site has one of the largest collections of sculptures in America.

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Guests have 8 featured partner golf courses to choose from, which is up from just 3 previous courses!  Course availability and discount stipulations may vary.  See the front desk to check rates and to book tee times.

The following 6 courses are currently available at discounted rates (subject to change without notice):

Myrtle Beach Area Information & Media

Carolina Live | ABC 15

Georgetown County Chamber

Georgetown County, SC

Historic Conway

Murrells Inlet

Myrtle Beach Area Chamber of Commerce

Myrtle Beach Calendar of Events

Myrtle Beach Convention & Visitors Bureau

Myrtle Beach International Airport (MYR)

The Sun News

Town of Surfside Beach 

Myrtle Beach Area Businesses & Attractions

Alabama Theatre

Barefoot Landing

Broadway at the Beach

Brookgreen Gardens

Captain Dick’s Deep Sea Fishing & Water Sports

Carolina Opry

Children’s Museum of South Carolina

Coastal Grand Mall

Freestyle Music Park

House of Blues

Huntington Beach State Park

Legends in Concert

Murrells Inlet Marsh Walk

Palace Theatre

Tanger Outlets

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