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Address: Hampton, NH
Activities: Camping, Shopping, Dining

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New up-to-date facilities look terrific

This is a clean and well-run state beach with new facilities. I prefer going a touch north to North Beach or further for less crowded sand with fewer teens.

5 of 5 starsReviewed April 11, 2015
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Manchester, NH
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Manchester, NH
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93 reviews 93 reviews
17 attraction reviews
43 helpful votes 43 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 11, 2015

This is a clean and well-run state beach with new facilities. I prefer going a touch north to North Beach or further for less crowded sand with fewer teens.

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Austin, Texas
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9 reviews 9 reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 31, 2015

Its neat how within a couple of feet halfway down the beach toward the water the temperature of the atmosphere literally lowers 15 degrees! It's so clean and beautiful with white sand and sometimes you can see sand bars out in the bay. There are rocks to the right you can climb for great pictures and tons of room to... More 

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Kensington
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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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32 reviews 32 reviews
6 attraction reviews
45 helpful votes 45 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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28 reviews 28 reviews
5 attraction reviews
11 helpful votes 11 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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Gatineau
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36 reviews 36 reviews
5 attraction reviews
14 helpful votes 14 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
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17 reviews 17 reviews
10 attraction reviews
17 helpful votes 17 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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281 reviews 281 reviews
53 attraction reviews
74 helpful votes 74 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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