The Shore Drive, Arcadian Section of Myrtle Beach is separate from the mainstream of traffic with only condominiums located along the beach area. A Place at the Beach IV is located on the beach with no roads to cross to get to the ocean. Shore Drive has its own Straw Market which has various shops for all ages. There is a fishing pier within walking distance and it is now South Carolina's largest.

A Place at the Beach is within minutes of "Restaurant Row" which has the finest restaurants in the area. Many of the restaurants are the famous "Calabash" seafood buffets which are very popular. Adjacent to the "Restaurant Row" area are many entertainment attractions such as Dixie Stampede, Carolina Opry, Alabama Theater, Barefoot Landing, Broadway at the Beach and The Palace.

Golf is available throughout the Myrtle Beach area with many great golf courses within minutes of the Shore Drive area. The area also has many miniature golf courses, go-cart tracks, batting cages, amusement parks, water parks, parasailing and fishing charters.

Villa 214
is located in a complex called
A Place At The Beach IV
which has a very attractive setting on Shore Drive.