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Phone Number: 6033665531

One of the most popular lakes in New Hampshire due to its many tourist...

One of the most popular lakes in New Hampshire due to its many tourist facilities and attractions.

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Scenic lake -Playground of rich

If big water bodies with good scenic views is your kind of thing for relaxing holiday then you cannot go wrong with Lake Winnipesaukee which is the biggest lake in New Hampshire... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 1 week ago

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181 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 111 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

If big water bodies with good scenic views is your kind of thing for relaxing holiday then you cannot go wrong with Lake Winnipesaukee which is the biggest lake in New Hampshire. One could get jealous about the rich guys who owns beautiful vacation homes along the lake . There are also numerous options for the more active. We did... More 

Oldsmar, Florida
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Classic old town....the largest lake in NH. Plenty of old mon & pop shops. Can get very busy and hard to find a parking spot at times. RR ride worth it !

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Princes Risborough, UK
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 59 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 12, 2016

We were stopping with friends in New Hampshire who took us out for the day on the lake. A really lovely day, the lake was very calm with beaches and many upmarket properties on the shores. We were taken to Wolfsborough where we enjoyed a snack and a cocktail before the journey back to Laconia. Quite a bit of water... More 

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Denville, New Jersey
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 24, 2016 via mobile

The lake is beautiful. It is perfect for camping, swimming, picknicking, boating and relaxing. It is peaceful and there are many nearby attractions to visit.

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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 68 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 23, 2016

Do not use your GPS but grab a map and drive along the smaller roads. When arriving in Moultonborough drive to Sandwich and see the beautiful Squam lake. After Meredith drive to Ellacoya. After Alton Bay turn to Wolfboro, Ossipee then Effingham Falls. Go back to Conway through Eaton. Drive slowly to admire the beautiful landscape and stop wherever you... More 

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New York City, New York
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 9, 2016 via mobile

Clean, calm, not a huge party scene, lots of amazing things to do with elementary age children. New Hampshire also no income or sales tax which is a huge incentive to keep coming back. Fun things to do with kids in the area. 1. Fun spot ( 1950s arcade with the machine that broke the pac man record in the... More 

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Tampa, Florida
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 7, 2016

Perfect place to come with younger kids. We have a 12 year old daughter and her 3 friends that had a spectacular time! Drive in movies, boats, trains, ice cream, arcades and little shops and pizza joints. We allowed the girls to go around on their own and felt very comfortable doing so. Our 23 year old enjoyed it all... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 23, 2016 via mobile

A popular summer vacation place, this lake had everything including cute shops, good cafes and a view to die for. While we were there on an inclement day, it didn't matter / we shopped, and the sun came out to play eventually!

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Lake Wales, Florida
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 22, 2016 via mobile

We have been traveling throughout New England with the coach. One of our must see stops was Lake Winnipesaukee, New Hampshire. Miles of coastline around this beautiful lake with the majestic mountains in the background. We loved the beautiful homes that lined the banks and islands. Large boats were plentiful on a lovely day that we spent there.

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Boston, Massachusetts
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed March 31, 2016

I am a lifelong enthusiast of the Lakes Region. Lake Winnipesaukee is absolutely breathtaking. My best inspirations and ideas come when I am looking out over the lake.

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