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Hampton State Beach

Address: Hampton, NH
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Ranked #1 of 19 things to do in Hampton
Activities: Camping, Shopping, Dining
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Activities: Camping, Shopping, Dining

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English first
3 reviews 3 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015

Hampton Beach is cleaned every night so the actual beach and sand is awesome. It does get crowded quickly, so go early to get a parking spot (by 9am). Both ends of the beach are more family friendly. They updated the bathrooms recently as well as the seashell stage, and everything looks really, really nice!

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Hollis, NH
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31 reviews 31 reviews
6 attraction reviews
41 helpful votes 41 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 2, 2015

Beautiful views of the Atlantic Ocean and so lovely! Good place to visit in the off season. Enjoy and take a look.

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East Windsor, Connecticut
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26 reviews 26 reviews
5 attraction reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 22, 2015

The beach itself is very pretty. The sand is clean and without rocks. It is a very nice walk from one end to the other, lots of birds! The boardwalk itself is a bit sketchy in places - some of the shops were not clean or were very unorganized. It is worth checking out, because there are a few places... More 

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East Brookfield, Massachusetts
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 2, 2015

Enjoyed the beach, not too crowded and plenty of fun to be found. Nice places to eat all around also

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Senior Contributor
30 reviews 30 reviews
5 attraction reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 27, 2014

The boardwalk is terrific: clean, lots of washrooms and outdoor showers, a large park/climbing structures for kids, free concerts every night and lots of kitch/tacky beach stores and fast food (donuts, pizza, etc.) It has all the making for a fun weekend, for families, couples, or groups. I wouldn't make it my summer vacation destination though. The boardwalk Casino also... More 

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Latham, New York
17 reviews 17 reviews
10 attraction reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2014

One of the best boardwalks any where. The beach is clean the boardwalk is great. The water is cold so beware.

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12 reviews 12 reviews
4 attraction reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed November 19, 2014

Visited in July a couple years back. Nice to look at...other than that it's a no go. Save yourself time, money, and effort and head to a southern beach where you can actually get in the water and enjoy your vacation. Will never revisit again. Nothing to do either. Positive note, very clean!

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Boston, Massachusetts
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53 attraction reviews
70 helpful votes 70 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 30, 2014

The beach here in Hampton is very nice and stretches out forever. One nice thing is that they clean their beach nightly and remove all of the trash from the daily visitors. If you are staying more than a few hours, I would advise to park in a lot rather than street parking.

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Bethany, Oklahoma, United States
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29 reviews 29 reviews
11 attraction reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 12, 2014

This is a beautiful beach, and on this particular day, there were lots of surfers to watch. Nice photo op.

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Wausau, Wisconsin
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32 reviews 32 reviews
9 attraction reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 8, 2014

My spent three nights and four days in at Hampton Beach and had a GREAT time. I generally avoid ALL public bathrooms especially beach bathrooms - but this beach had the cleanest public bathroom I was ever forced to use. That says A LOT about a place. Additionally, the beach was very clean (I noticed it being groomed nightly), the... More 

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