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Hampton State Beach

Hampton, NH 03842
+1 603-929-4386
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Off season very pleasant

Used to live near the beach decades ago. It is very crowded now in the summer but the fall is a... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
Hebron, New Hampshire
Love it at Hampton Beach!

This beach town is down and dirty fun! Great old school beach town vibe, not stuffy at all! Great... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Jenn H
Milford, Pennsylvania
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  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
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Hampton, NH 03842
+1 603-929-4386
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Reviewed 6 days ago

Used to live near the beach decades ago. It is very crowded now in the summer but the fall is a perfect time to go.

Thank 18marilyn
Reviewed 1 week ago

This beach town is down and dirty fun! Great old school beach town vibe, not stuffy at all! Great bars and restaurants, everyplace has a view of the ocean! The sand and water are so clean you'll be shocked! Love it!

Thank Jenn H
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

What a difference a day can make!! The beauty of the sea against the sky changes from hour to hour out here and it can be stunning! With the weather changing so rapidly, it can make for some post card shots. There are still businesses...More

Thank netmac2015
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

There is no doubt that this is a beautiful beach that is not cluttered with buildings and businesses that are prevalent just up the road in the commercial zone along the beach. If you can get an RV spot with a hook-up that is the...More

2  Thank EnjoyFreePower
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Clean, relaxing, terrific view, close to everything. There is access for handicap people. Looking for food or drinks, everything is within walking distance.

1  Thank claudes185
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Great days for the end of September - crowded but not overwhelming crowds. Easy walk to food and hotels - variety of parking options.

1  Thank Christine M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Went to show my lab what the ocean looked like but could not take her on the state park beach. This was a weekday so I was able to park in the park and walk into the neighborhood that borders the park and get to...More

1  Thank Seagator48
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The water is always cold however the beach is one of the best and the sunrise makes for a very nice picture. Lot of room for football, frizbee or volleyball and there are always several kites In the air.

Thank Glenium
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

My husband and I drove through Hampton State Beach by the boardwalk on a rainy overcast day. The beach, although mostly encased in fog, looked clean and was miles long! The water was beautiful. The boardwalk across the street was filled with shops and restaurants....More

Thank thinair6
Reviewed 14 September 2017 via mobile

Great food, restaurants, music, bars, venders and fire works. The Hampton Beach Seafood Festival is such a great time. Starts Friday night through Sunday afternoon. Restaurants in the area compete for "Best Of" status. Bringing their great creations, like Lobster grilled cheese. One of my...More

1  Thank Rich S
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22 June 2017|
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Response from Wash-ash0re | Reviewed this property |
There are multiple two-sided pole showers and bathrooms along the paved areas near the Seashell stage, as well as at the north and south bath houses. Sprayer heads accommodate both kids and adults. Refresh yourself before... More
16 March 2017|
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Response from tammym300 | Reviewed this property |
on the board walk yes , after 5pm or early morning yes iv seen dogs
23 July 2016|
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Response from 53jerryz | Reviewed this property |
To clarify ,this beach has no sudden drop off and no undertow to speak off. Cross currents do occur at times and signs are posted to that effect.Lifeguards are aware of water conditions so its wise to check with them for any... More