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Saco River Camping Area

1550 White Mountain Highway, North Conway, NH 03860
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Boston, Massachusetts
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We have been dedicated campers for many years at Saco River Camping Area......this year was no exception, with understanding the 3 new owners were putting their spin on running the campground. Sure, there are some changes we aren't quite happy with....such as a $150 deposit for camping the same week of 2015. After vacationing for a week, not everyone can... More

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Machias, Maine
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

We have been camping here for 16 years and are upset to see some changes. Tonight and a couple of nights this week we have seen several kids waiting for the haydride which has always gone on every night. Tonight several kids were turned away & told they did not have enough staff. Yet I've seen much more staff then... More

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SRCA1550, Manager at Saco River Camping Area, responded to this review

Hello There, I see your stay did not meet your expectations and for that were sorry. We would like to speak to some of your concerns and comments. You're correct, we have significantly more staff than in the past and now clean the bathrooms 7-8 times per day compared to less than half that before. Unfortunately, there are still times... More

Sharon, Massachusetts
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8 reviews 8 reviews
3 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Nice family campground. Dog friendly. Bathrooms were clean and facilities were nicely kept. Not very woodsy campsites unless you're in the waterfront sites, so if you're looking for a real woodsy camping experience you might consider Jigger Johnson, but for a family campground close to all North Conway has to offer this is a great campground and location.

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Leominster, Massachusetts
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

In my last review I stated I was disappointed with the Saco River Camping Area. Just returned home , and received a call from the new owner. After talking to him I feel maybe I jumped to fast and did not give the new owner a chance . I should have spoke to him before I posted my review.. It... More

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Methuen
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Saco River Campground is terrific. It was our second time to this campground and what a difference. The place has had a big face lift...the store is gorgeous and there seems to be much more staff. The Wi-Fi is vastly better and our kayak trip went off without a hitch. Booked it online and showed up to check in. Easy.... More

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We have been coming here for 4 years. Always enjoyed ourselves. This year there is new owners. I'm finding the bathrooms are not being kept clean. We have always gone kayaking. The old owners use to pick you up at your site, they no longer do that. So now you have to lug your cooler to the office to kayak.... More

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SRCA1550, Manager at Saco River Camping Area, responded to this review

Hi There Karen, Thank you for taking the time to provide your experiences while at the campground. We're very disappointed in your experience with our restrooms as we have doubled our maintenance staff and more than doubled the frequency with which the bathrooms are cleaned from previous years. Management and owners alike spot check bathrooms daily and really pride ourselves... More

Fredericton
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This place is not set up for tent camping at all. The staff are very polite and the place was super clean and hardly a bug anywhere. The water was always hot for showers. But there is 0 privacy. And nowhere to wash dishes except the bathroom sink. They would not switch our dates for us to give us a... More

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SRCA1550, Manager at Saco River Camping Area, responded to this review

Hello There Itchyfeeties, We saw your review of our property and see that your tenting experience did not meet your expectations. Naturally, were disappointed to hear this. We offer a mixture of camping sites from open ones like you experienced to heavily tree'd and secluded sites. These secluded sites are very popular and provide the isolation and privacy you were... More

Portland, Maine
1 review
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2014

This campground has always been one of our favorite. The staff has always been accomodating including the new owners who were available this past weekend for questions and discussion. Keith, Frank, Kevin, their families and staff did an amazing job to transition between seasons and accomdate return visitors and reservations that were made last season- Thanks As for the dog... More

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Manchester, New Hampshire
1 review
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2014

Camped Memorial Day weekend 2014. Have been going to this campground for a few years. Nice campground and always enjoyed the river and taking the tubes down it. New owners have improved the WIFI and are expanding the campground to add more sites. After leaving this weekend we called to make our reservations for 2015 and was told that we... More

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SRCA1550, Manager at Saco River Camping Area, responded to this review

Hello RR, Thank you for leaving your feedback and for noticing the improvements we are making to the campground. As for the 4 night minimum, that only applies to advanced bookings. We offer guests with longer reservation requests the first opportunity to reserve a site. We have seen a large increase in 4 day or longer stays around Memorial Day... More

Albany, New York
2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 20, 2014

From the moment we showed up to the moment we left it was great. Staff was very friendly and helpful. Bathrooms were older, but spotless. Kids had a blast and the location is just amazing. We walked to the outlets and it was a short drive Story Land. We'll definitely be back.

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SRCA1550, Manager at Saco River Camping Area, responded to this review

Hello NYCAMPR, Thank you very much for your kind words. We're thrilled you enjoyed your stay with us and that you took the time to post your experience on Trip Advisor. We try very hard to ensure all our guests enjoy their stays just as much as you did. We'll look forward to your future visit. Thanks again. Saco River... More

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Address: 1550 White Mountain Highway, North Conway, NH 03860
Location: United States > New Hampshire > White Mountains > North Conway
Also Known As:
Saco River Camping Area Hotel North Conway

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