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What Not To Miss At Barefoot Landing
Barefoot Landing is located in nearby North Myrtle Beach and is home to dozens of restaurants and entertaining attractions which are unique to the area. North Myrtle Beach is less than 7 miles north of The Caravelle Resort. The short drive up on U.S. Highway 17 Business will land you in a wonderful place to spend the day with your family exploring new attractions and dining at delicious eateries.
T.I.G.E.R.S. Preservation Station- Located in Barefoot Landing this is a refuge type zoo for exotic animals to call a home. T.I.G.E.R.S. Preservation Station opens a world for humans and animals to have a hands-on experience with each other and allows people to watch animals including chimpanzees, different species of tigers, elephants and more. This special place allows you a photo opportunity and special bottle feeding of baby tigers, both for an additional fee.
Alabama Theatre- The North Myrtle Beach area is renowned in the South for their musically talented shows. Voted Number 1 by Myrtle Beach visitors, Alabama Theatre has been entertaining families with their musical talent for over 20 years. One The Show and The South's Grandest Christmas Show will light up the stage this year. The performers take the stage with dancing, singing, and comedic numbers. Singers like Greg Rowles, and comedians like Grant Turner are some praised names you will expect to see on stage. No matter which decade you were born in, the Alabama Theatre will be responsible for your awes and laughter throughout the entire show. With the VMB Card, tickets for ONE The Show are free for kids 16 and under when using the code 137VMB (2 per paid adult). With the VMB Card you can also receive 10% off items in Gift Shop.
TBonz Gill and Grill- This restaurant may serve up the best meat around. TBonz is a casual restaurant that serves up prime meat and other delicious entrees to their patrons along with unmatchable service. The menu includes appetizers like Waccamaw Seafood Dip for only $7.95 which entails claw crab meat, select white shrimp, baby spinach, & a blend of four cheeses with baked pita. The entree menu is extensive and includes everything from steaks and salads, to sandwiches, burgers and desserts. Along with a dining room filled with savory foods and smiles, the bar offers happy hour daily and has award-winning Homegrown Ales for your tasting delight. Pork Tacos or Tommy Texas Cheese Fries are on the happy hour menu and make for a frugal dinner. Use your VMB Card for $5 off $25 or more, before tax.
Flying Fish Restaurant- Seafood, sandwiches and southern fried favorites are the meal items that await you at Flying Fish. The extensive menu covers every seafood eater's favorite entree. Fresh seafood items at a reasonable price make for an ideal place to dine. Flying Fish has specialty starters like TunaTarTare, which includes; Ponzu Sauce, Sesame Seeds, Chives, Seaweed Salad, Wasabi Cream, Sriracha, Crostini at $10.95. Fried and grilled fish, oyster, shrimp, scallops, and crab are some of the platter combinations you may create. As a VMB Card member, you will receive $5 off of your bill of $25 or more.
Along with attractions and restaurants located in the Barefoot Landing vicinity, there are a plethora of sweet shops and shopping stores set along beautiful walkways along the waterway flowing around into a marina. Barefoot Landing will take up your day with plenty for your family to do together and makes an easy day trip from The Caravelle Resort.
testimonials what our guests say
The Omelet Chef is a true joy, remembers us every year and makes great omelets.- mrjosephelee
Best family vacation ever.- Justin S
Pool was nice, clean and refreshing!- Martin L
Treated like royalty, great place to stay!- jlittle000
Peaceful and quiet at night.- Robert L
Great location!- Michelle G
The room was perfect, and the oceanfront view was great!- Edna L
I Love Caravelle!- Niquala M
The employees are absolutely sweet as sugar!- Angela Y
They truly showed what 'southern hospitality' was.- Kenny & Veronica
Definitely the best breakfast!- Melissa D
It's centrally located to most of the attractions, and our room was super clean and very nice!- Amber B
Had a great view of the ocean and a very clean room!- Brad A