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Mainsail Motel & Cottages

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40 Ashworth Avenue, Hampton, NH 03842
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Nice rooms, great staff. Wi-Fi could be a little better but we were on the beach so who cares....only a short walk to the Boardwalk and Beach. There is also several cottages to rent for a larger group. Will be back......

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1 Thank Timothy F
Ludlow, Massachusetts
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We had a fantastic time and the staff was so friendly. The rooms were very clean and the location was nice. We also love having the pool to relax at when we are done with the beach. Our only bad complaint was that we had another family upstairs with children and the children were running so early in the morning,... More 

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Shelburne, Vermont
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 24, 2015

We were pleased with our stay at the Mainsail. The room was nice and the location was very convenient to the beach. Kara was very friendly and it was clear that their focus is to maintain and improve the motel. In contrast, many motels in beach areas, especially Hampton Beach, become run-down and poorly maintained. Each room has a designated... More 

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Ludlow, Massachusetts
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 22, 2015

We just spent a weekend at the Main Sail in Hampton and it fulfilled the expectations set by other reviews here. The hotel has had many substantial upgrades and is very comfortable. The overall feel is still very much the classic 1960s/1970s motel, but it is fresh, airy, and very clean. The owners are friendly and attentive to the guest's... More 

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Manchester, New Hampshire
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 15, 2015

We stayed in a 3 bedroom cottage, the place was clean and bright. This was our second year in a row and will never look anywhere else. Short walk to the beach but if we wanted to avoid the sand their pool is very refreshing and inviting.

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3 Thank paplante
North Chelmsford, Massachusetts
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 8, 2015

The Mainsail is a clean and comfortable place to stay with an extremely attentive and friendly staff. Great layout with cottages and motel rooms surrounding the pool area. The heated pool was clean and well maintained. We really enjoyed the friendly vibe here and look forward to returning next summer.

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5 Thank Kevin T
Kara S, Owner at Mainsail Motel & Cottages, responded to this review

We are glad you enjoyed your first stay with us, and look forward to many more visits. "Clean and friendly" are the words we live by, and we are happy to know we and our staff succeeded on both fronts. See you next summer! More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 4, 2015 via mobile

I am actually here right now. The rooms are a bit dated but everything here is great. I travel quite a bit for work, so I'm no stranger to hotels. I am also familiar with many hotels in Hampton, and I must say, this is the best I've stayed at. I am super sensitive to noise and other nuances that... More 

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Kara S, Owner at Mainsail Motel & Cottages, responded to this review

We are very fortunate to have a happy staff that works so hard to maintain the cleanliness and overall condition at the Mainsail, and guests who respect the property and each other by keeping noise levels reasonable at night. We look forward to having you back! More 

Douglas, Massachusetts
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 30, 2015

We had a great stay at Mainsail. The rooms are immaculate, service was excellent. Kara, Dave, and (of course) Clarence do an amazing job running the Mainsail. They are very friendly and would do anything to suit your needs! We loved our stay and we are definitely going back next summer! The Mainsail is very quiet and family oriented. They... More 

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Thank Steven S
Kara S, Owner at Mainsail Motel & Cottages, responded to this review

Thank you. Family vacations are one of our specialties, and we are so glad you chose the Mainsail for your stay in Hampton. See you next summer!! More 

Merrimack, New Hampshire
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 30, 2015

We stayed in Hampton NH for the celebration of my daughter's wedding. The staff at the Mainsail was very accommodating to us. From the ease of booking our room to the kind friendly check in we felt welcome and at home. The rooms are very clean and have everything you need for a comfortable stay. Would highly recommend a stay... More 

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Kara S, Owner at Mainsail Motel & Cottages, responded to this review

What a perfect wedding weekend it was! Thank you for trusting us with the accommodations for your friends and family. We look forward to future visits. More 

Menands, New York
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 26, 2015

Would highly recommend the Mainsail....excellent place to stay for families....one block from the beach and an awesome pool too....very clean rooms and the kitchenettes were so convenient when traveling with the grandchildren.....

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Thank 3debster711
Kara S, Owner at Mainsail Motel & Cottages, responded to this review

We are happy to hear you enjoyed your stay and the heated pool. See you next summer! More 

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