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Hampton State Beach

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Address: Hampton, NH
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Nice clean beach

Hampton Beach is a nice beach to walk along and just comb for "treasures". Either as a couple or with children. We even saw horseback riders there. It was fun.

5 of 5 starsReviewed 2 weeks ago
Kathy S
Rochester, New Hampshire
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Rochester, New Hampshire
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63 reviews
20 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Hampton Beach is a nice beach to walk along and just comb for "treasures". Either as a couple or with children. We even saw horseback riders there. It was fun.

Thank Kathy S
Seabrook, New Hampshire
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25 reviews
7 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Hampton State Beach is one of the northeast United States' more accessible beaches. Separated into two distinct sections the 'main' beach, with all its attractions, restaurants, hotels and crowds, and the 'north' beach with its packed sand, surfers, quiet streets and summer homes. As stated in the title of this review, the Atlantic Ocean with its incessant waves and motion... More 

Thank Jose50
Quebec City, Canada
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11 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The beach was fantastic. Clean. Crowded but not too much. People were nice. Broadwalk was fun with a lot of activities, wonderful beach, clean sand, life gards on duty on the day, free concerts at night, fireworks, clean public toilets, free shower, a lot of nice restaurants & shops, .... We loved it and will return again.

Thank Mouna M
Laramie, Wyoming
2 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I stayed downtown near music venue and enjoyed my beach time compared to staying in Boston to catch the airport. The local casino was bringing in mid range music acts that brought people to town in the off season. Good time.

Thank GregTheTourist
Framingham, Massachusetts
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7 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is the place to be if you like the ocean the sun and all the fun associated with a beach with food games and all type of activities

Thank jmw19682015
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14 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 30, 2015

Always one of favorite beach destinations in the Northeast. Clean beaches with a strip with food and shopping. Return as often as we can.

Thank scatpack472
South Bend, Indiana
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186 reviews
82 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 44 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 8, 2015

Stopped here while traveling the 1A. Great place to get photos of the New Hampshire coast. It was late November so it was not crowded.

Thank Tony M
North Andover, Massachusetts
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55 reviews
12 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 14, 2015

Hampton Beach has it all. If you're looking for a relatively quiet time head to the north end of the regular beach or the actual North Beach area. North Beach also has surfing lessons. In town there is plenty happening. Typical beach boardwalk with junky food like fried dough and pizza and shops, arcades, groups of young people roaming, families... More 

Thank buddhagirl108
Ballston Spa, New York
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11 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 12, 2015

Beautiful beach. Went in September, was warm and sunny The beach was busy, but not crowed. A perfect late summer, early fall vacation. Lot's of family places to eat at, and lots of shops to shop in just a short distance from the beach.

Thank JoAnn V
Hampton, New Hampshire
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142 reviews
39 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 64 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 11, 2015

It's good to get away from the heavy crowd close to the boardwalk during the summer months by going to Hampton State Beach during the week. It has all the facilities needed to have relaxing day and if you choose to spend some time on the boardwalk its just a short walk along the beach. I highly recommend this State... More 

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