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Hampton State Beach

Hampton, NH 03842
+1 603-929-4386
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Beautiful Beach!

We love going here every year. We bring our daughter, and she loves the waves, the arcades, the... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Boston, Massachusetts
Clean, safe and fun

Whether you come in mid-summer with huge crowds or in the spring or fall, you will never bee... read more

Reviewed 9 December 2017
mesa az
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Hampton, NH 03842
Hampton, NH 03842
+1 603-929-4386
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We love going here every year. We bring our daughter, and she loves the waves, the arcades, the fireworks, and the bathrooms are really clean, too!

Thank JeepJenn
Reviewed 9 December 2017

Whether you come in mid-summer with huge crowds or in the spring or fall, you will never bee disappointed. The state keeps this well maintained and safe for families. The water is cold even in mid-August, but who cares? Enjoy the sun, the freee concerts...More

Thank mesatraveler
Reviewed 9 December 2017

We visited here post season so there really was no one around. It is a lovely beach. Not too large, but just big enough to enjoy a walk by the ocean. There was plenty of parking as well. Would be a great day activity in...More

Thank 542bernadettew
Reviewed 27 November 2017 via mobile

We walked the beach on Black Friday and it was beautiful! The kids got to see people riding their horses on the beach which we thought was really cool. Found tons of sand dollar shells and razor clam shells. We walked from one end to...More

Thank WineLady315
Reviewed 19 November 2017

Large clean beach on the coast of N.H. Water is cold for most but if you are from N.E.,should not be an issue. Live music in the center, on the beach and plenty of shops across the street. Bars are plentiful but can be high...More

Thank mcstephen66
Reviewed 6 November 2017

The beaches are amazing and clean. Parking can be an issue if you wait too long in peak season but going off season is paradise.

Thank William P
Reviewed 5 November 2017

This was an impromptu stop on our travel north to Maine. It was a dramatic sky with waves crashing on the rocks providing a different scene than we see in Florida.

Thank The_Hailes
Reviewed 30 October 2017 via mobile

We came on a windy day with very few people. The beach was lovely with lots of ring billed gulls and a few great black backed gulls. Very pristine beach.

Thank danielKeiran
Reviewed 25 October 2017

All along the coast there are small parking areas where you can stop and view the beach along with a distant view of the Isles of Shoals. Then you have the major parking area at the State beach. Plenty of sand and rocks to keep...More

Thank phil52_10
Reviewed 23 October 2017 via mobile

Love the beach, parking is plenty, but gets busy. Great for a day trip or a vacation. Highly would recommend to anyone. They have facilities with bathrooms and to change.

Thank Guest654321
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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