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Hampton State Beach

Hampton, NH 03842
+1 603-929-4386
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Beach in N.H.

Large clean beach on the coast of N.H. Water is cold for most but if you are from N.E.,should not... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Boston, Massachusetts
My favorite destination.

The beaches are amazing and clean. Parking can be an issue if you wait too long in peak season but... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
William P
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  • Excellent65%
  • Very good27%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“great beach” (82 reviews)
“clean beach” (52 reviews)
“every night” (31 reviews)
Hampton, NH 03842
+1 603-929-4386
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Reviewed 3 days ago

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 2 weeks ago

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 2 weeks ago

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 3 weeks ago 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 3 weeks ago

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 4 weeks ago 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
Reviewed 17 October 2017

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 13 October 2017

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 11 October 2017 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 5 October 2017

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
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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