Dive into the 9 Most Budget-Friendly Beach Cities in the USA

Gulfport offers affordable accommodations, dining options, and access to beautiful Gulf Coast beaches like Gulfport Beach and Ship Island.

Gulfport, Mississippi

Known for its wide, sandy beaches and vibrant boardwalk, Daytona Beach offers budget-friendly hotels, restaurants, and plenty of free or low-cost activities.

Daytona Beach, Florida

Myrtle Beach is a popular destination with budget-friendly beachfront hotels, family-friendly attractions like the Myrtle Beach Boardwalk, and miles of sandy shoreline.

Myrtle Beach, South Carolina

Virginia Beach has a range of affordable accommodations, including hotels, motels, and vacation rentals, along with a lively beachfront area and attractions like the Virginia Aquarium.

Virginia Beach, Virginia

South Padre Island boasts affordable beachfront accommodations, a laid-back atmosphere, and activities such as dolphin watching, fishing, and exploring the Padre Island National Seashore.

South Padre Island, Texas

With its white sand beaches and emerald waters, Panama City Beach offers budget-friendly hotels, beachfront condos, and a wide array of water sports and beach activities.

Panama City Beach, Florida

Ocean City features budget-friendly hotels and vacation rentals, a bustling boardwalk with shops and eateries, and family-friendly attractions like Jolly Roger Amusement Park.

Ocean City, Maryland

Galveston's beaches are accessible and budget-friendly, with options for accommodations ranging from beachfront hotels to vacation rentals. Explore historic sites, museums, and the Pleasure Pier.

Galveston, Texas

Cannon Beach offers stunning coastal scenery, budget-friendly lodging options, and outdoor activities such as beachcombing, hiking at Ecola State Park, and exploring tide pools.

Cannon Beach, Oregon