Tripadvisor’s Top 25 Beach Destinations in the U.S.

Myrtle Beach State Park Beach was rated the best U.S. beach destination by Tripadvisor

In Tripadvisor’s inaugural Travelers’ Choice Awards, Myrtle Beach in South Carolina was named the best beach in the U.S. Here’s the complete list of the top 25 U.S. beach destinations:

#25. Santa Barbara, California

Beach: Shoreline Park

#24. Chatham, Massachusetts

Beach: Ridgevale Beach

#23. Nags Head, North Carolina

Beach: Jockey’s Ridge State Park

#22. Nantucket, Massachusetts

Beach: Surfside Beach

#21. South Padre Island, Texas

Beach: South Padre Beach

#20. Kamuela, Hawaii

Beach: Hapuna Beach

#19. Rehoboth Beach, Delaware

Beach: Rehoboth Beach

#18. Laguna Beach, California

Beach: Crystal Cove State Park

#17. Hilton Head, South Carolina

Beach: Coligny Beach

#16. Provincetown, Massachusetts

Beach: Race Point Beach

#15. Ogunquit, Maine

Beach: Ogunquit Beach

#14. Virginia Beach, Virginia

Beach: Virginia Beach Boardwalk

#13. Naples, Florida

Beach: Barefoot Beach

#12. Wildwood Crest, New Jersey

Beach: Wildwood Crest Beach

#11. San Diego, California

Beach: Torrey Pines State Reserve

#10. Siesta Key, Florida

Beach: Crescent Beach

#9. Poipu, Hawaii

Beach: Poipu Beach Park

#8. Captiva Island, Florida

Beach: Captiva Beach

#7. Honolulu, Hawaii

Beach: Hanauma Bay Nature Preserve

#6. Clearwater, Florida

Beach: Pier 60

#5. Sanibel Island, Florida

Beach: Bowman’s Beach

#4. Miami Beach, Florida

Beach: Haulover Beach Park

#3. Panama City Beach, Florida

Beach: Beach at Panama City

#2. Cape May, New Jersey

Beach: Sunset Beach

#1. Myrtle Beach, South Carolina

Beach: Myrtle Beach State Park