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10 best beach destinations – even after Labor Day

What makes someplace a great family beach destination? It starts with kid-friendly lodging close to all the action. Land-based attractions for when you simply need a break from the sand and sun are another must. And, like all good family vacation ideas, the best family beach vacations are safe and affordable, too. 

From coast to coast, the U.S. is home to some phenomenal beach destinations that offer loads of activities to keep all ages happy in and out of the water. Here are the top spots to consider for your next family beach vacation: 

Myrtle Beach, South Carolina

Known for its bustling boardwalk, amusement parks, arcade games and live entertainment, Myrtle Beach is a classic family beach spot that can keep everyone in your group occupied for days.