Take A Riverboat Cruise on The Barefoot Queen in North Myrtle Beach

North Myrtle Beach and the Grand Strand of South Carolina have so much to offer. It’s no wonder so many people find long term rentals in North Myrtle Beach the perfect opportunity. The city has excellent food, cocktails, music, and beautiful views, leading many vacationers to return year after year. 

the barefoot queen

While you’re in town, are you looking to sightsee on the beautiful river in North Myrtle Beach? Are you looking to have delicious food and enjoy great company on the cruise? The riverboat cruise on The Barefoot Queen in North Myrtle Beach has it all, perfect for when you are staying at a North Myrtle Beach rental!

Barefoot Queen Riverboat Cruises

The Barefoot Queen is located right at Barefoot Marina located in North Myrtle Beach. There is a concession stand on board, with beverages and cocktails available for purchase within your 2-hour cruise. Dinner can also be had and is included on the dinner cruises. The Barefoot Queen allows for 130 people and offers amazing sightseeing opportunities as well as dinners with a view. 

river view from the barefoot queen

The Barefoot Queen itself is 70 feet long. It has an authentic wooden riverboat and has two heated and cooled decks inside, and an additional three decks outside if you want to enjoy the fresh air. The boat also has entertainment on every single cruise!

The Cruises

To start, the Sightseeing Cruise is 1.5 hours (and you must board 45 minutes prior). These cruises typically depart Wednesday through Saturday, with various departure times throughout the day. You’ll have an experienced captain taking you through the waters and giving you the inside scoop on all the fantastic attractions you see along the way! Admission costs $29.99 for adults, and children 12 and under are $14.99. This price does not include items like snacks and beverages on the boat. 

barefoot queen riverboat deck

The Sunset Cruise is a 2-hour sunset cruise in Myrtle Beach, perfect for enjoying a romantic getaway with your sweetheart! On this excursion, you’ll be able to explore the beauty of the local waters while you watch the sunset over the horizon. What could be more beautiful? This cruise departs at 6 p.m. and costs $42.99 for adults. Children 12 and under are $14.99. 

The Dinner Cruise is a 2-hour excursion that brings you all the excitement of a regular cruise along with a delicious meal! Dinner includes a salad, two meat options, two vegetables, a starch, and dessert. Departure times are at 4:30 p.m. and 6 p.m. The cost of this cruise is $52.99 for adults and $24.99 for children 12 and under. 

The Barefoot Queen also holds an annual Valentine’s Day Cruise where couples can come and celebrate their love together with a romantic dinner and view for 2 hours. Prices may vary as well as the exact dates, but you don’t want to miss coming for a vacation with a loved one and sharing this experience with them!

How to Get There

To reach Barefoot Queen from our Barefoot Resort, you don’t have to travel far at all! Simply head southwest toward Barefoot Resort Bridge Road, then turn right onto Barefoot Resort Bridge Road. Turn left onto Premier Resort Boulevard, left again onto Harbor Point Drive, and right onto Bridge View Court. Two more left turns, and you’re there! Between exploring attractions like Broadway at the Beach or the Myrtle Beach Boardwalk, schedule a cruise aboard the Barefoot Queen. With so many things to do in the area, a vacation in North Myrtle beach with a friend, loved one, or the entire family should be high on your list! Contact us today to learn more about our North Myrtle Beach villas and to start planning your trip!