Hampton Beach State Park

Park and Beach
160 Ocean Blvd, Hampton, NH 03842, United States
Hours:
None listed (See when people check in)

People tend to check in during these times:

  • Today
    • 10:00 AM–4:00 PM
    • 6:00 PM–10:00 PM
  • Thu
    • 10:00 AM–4:00 PM
    • 6:00 PM–7:00 PM
  • Fri
    • 10:00 AM–9:00 PM
  • Sat
    • 9:00 AM–9:00 PM
  • Sun
    • 9:00 AM–8:00 PM
  • Mon
    • 10:00 AM–4:00 PM
  • Tue
    • 10:00 AM–2:00 PM
Credit Cards:
Yes (incl. American Express)

Hampton Beach State Park provides year-round recreation, with Atlantic ocean-front facilities situated along miles of sandy beach. Activities in the park include swimming, fishing, picnicking, and RV camping with full hook-ups in the campground.

9.3/10

Based on 145 votes

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Total Visitors
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    Chandra
    "Great place for people watching."(4 Tips)
    Artetc
    "Seafood festival....park away from beach & take shuttle"(10 Tips)
    Mike B.
    "Great views and friendly people."(2 Tips)
    Patrick C.
    "One of the top 10 cleanest beaches in The Nation."(3 Tips)
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  • Mike B.

    Great views and friendly people.

    Mike Barker · November 9, 2014
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  • Lori G.

    Still celebrating Paul's birthday

    Lori Gregoire · September 14, 2014
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  • Sean R.

    It's a beach. *shrug*

    Sean Rourke · August 12, 2014
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  • Don D.

    Showers, changing rooms, and res facilities available. Get here early crowds fast on a sunny summer day.

    Don Diamant · August 8, 2014
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  • Quinn B.

    Put your parking receipt in your Window or they'll leave you a ticket. End up paying twice..

    Quinn Brathwaite · July 13, 2014
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  • Anthony C.

    Come early. Parking fills up FAST!! Nice beach, though!!!

    Anthony Comella · June 29, 2014
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  • Doug L.

    Great place to go in the summer

    Doug Laporte · June 29, 2014
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  • Cathy D.

    We have a state park plate so get to park at the state beach for free, otherwise it's 15.00. Great waves for boogie boards, clean... Has bath house, store that sells food, kites, etc

    Cathy Dube Penner · June 16, 2014
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  • Renee F.

    Blinks dried dough is the best but don't try tasty foods it tastes old yuk

    Renee Field · June 8, 2014
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  • Kyle P.

    Seashell Pavilion

    Kyle Pimental · March 21, 2014
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  • Kyle P.

    Seashell Pavillion

    Kyle Pimental · March 21, 2014
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  • Monika M.

    The New Hampshire seacoast is fantastic. Lots of places to eat and spots to pull over and enjoy the view and plain old fashioned people watching.

    Monika McGillicuddy · October 12, 2013
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  • Katelyn B.

    Such a great beach !! <3

    Katelyn Blaine · September 19, 2013
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  • Yup L.

    Cold but beautiful

    Yup Lets go · September 4, 2013
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  • Ronald S.

    Don't drink the water

    Ronald Strozewski · August 30, 2013
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  • Justin W.

    Watch out for the sharks!

    Justin Whitehouse · August 18, 2013
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  • Christopher C.

    Get here early. Parking fills up quickly

    Christopher Colon · August 17, 2013
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  • Amy L.

    White trash hog heaven.

    Amy Lafayette · August 10, 2013
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  • SooFab

    Awesome and Super clean beach. Lots to do and plenty places to eat. Ice cream and lobster rolls at The Beach Plum

    SooFab · August 8, 2013
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  • Jason S.

    Hampton Beach was awesome as always

    Jason Scholl · August 4, 2013
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  • Megan L.

    So much to do so little time! Love the day/night life here!

    Megan Lewis · August 3, 2013
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  • Colleen S.

    Love it here. Don't wanna leave! Fireworks every Wednesday and the beach is always clean !!!

    Colleen Scanlon · July 26, 2013
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  • Chick d.

    Did you know, Hampton Beach is rated one of the Cleanest beaches in America!

    Chick de la Paz · July 9, 2013
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  • Eric C.

    Hey litter bugs. Is it that hard to take your refuse with you? The only real trash on this beach is you.

    Eric C · June 23, 2013
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  • USA TODAY

    Blink's Fry Doe features piping-hot slabs of fried dough garnished with your choice of 20 different toppings — mix and match to create mild or wild combinations. Read more

    USA TODAY · June 17, 2013
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  • Tina G.

    Lovin life here will be hatin to leave

    Tina Guessford · May 2, 2013
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  • Linda G.

    Picturesque snowy day!

    Linda George · February 10, 2013
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  • Michelle H.

    It's more peaceful than during the summer! Come visit

    Michelle Hawkins · December 2, 2012
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  • Laura J.

    For a real crowd experience head for Hampton Beach on the Fourth of July.

    Laura J · October 28, 2012
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  • 5-hour ENERGY® Zone

    The 5-hour ENERGY® Sampling Team will have a booth set up at the 2012 Reach the Beach NH relay! Stop by on September 14 & 15, 2012 for your free sample!

    5-hour ENERGY® Zone · September 14, 2012
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  • Madison B.

    Tell the people at the gate you're just going to the beach so you don't have to pay the five dollar entry fee!

    Madison Bourdeau · September 9, 2012
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  • Candace

    If you are at the Hampton Beach Seafood Fest PLEASE don't leave without trying Ertie's Seafood Bisque. Omg! It's the best ever.

    Candace · September 8, 2012
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  • Ann C.

    Fabulous food from lots of local restaurants & great people watching!

    Ann Cummings · September 7, 2012
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  • Yera H.

    Save $$, get a bit of exercise: don't park at the meters, but at one of the several private lots who offer all day parking for $5!

    Yera Ha · August 11, 2012
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  • Natasja G.

    Hampton is the place to be!!!! Love it here <3

    Natasja Gaumond · July 30, 2012
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  • Dorei

    Hampton Beach July 2012 competetion

    Dorei · July 16, 2012
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  • Rik

    Police horses shit on the beach #pooperscooper

    Rik · July 3, 2012
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  • Whales T.

    We're offering the best food on the beach... and 10% off your meal when you check-in at the Whales Tale 2!

    Whales Tale 2 · June 25, 2012
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  • Barbara B.

    Hampton Beach Master Sand Sculpture contest

    Barbara Baylis · June 17, 2012
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  • Ben

    Nice state run bathrooms. Pretty clean all things considered.

    Ben · June 1, 2012
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  • Scott O.

    Don't get a henna tattoo or an airbrushed tshirt

    Scott Oxton · May 28, 2012
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  • Paige D.

    Good beach! but it is freezing and you should only go at high tide if you want to sit on the wall

    Paige Dunleavy · May 28, 2012
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  • Timothy D.

    Watch out for camel toes

    Timothy Dowd · May 26, 2012
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  • Stephanie R.

    Great beach for people watching

    Stephanie R · May 26, 2012
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  • Andrea D.

    Don't come here unless youre fond of bugs and want to get your car towed.

    Andrea D · May 26, 2012
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  • Jesse W.

    Best veiw. Best crew. Try the car, smash, plow. But designate a driver first ;-)

    Jesse Woods · April 13, 2012
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  • jEn S.

    Let your mind be free or wonder as you look out into the deep sea ocean. Rest and Relaxation, this is where it's @!

    jEn SpErO · February 19, 2012
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  • Ty S.

    Go to north beach. All numbers no letters, cinnamon rainbows and surfing all day.

    Ty Smith · January 18, 2012
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  • Richard R.

    Hampton Beach is great year round, and the Atlantic Breeze Suites happens to be open year round. Don't be Sour this year be Suite.

    Richard Roy · December 6, 2011
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  • ShorelineHomesGirl

    Keep your eyes out for the Rainbow Macaw. He rides around on the shoulder of his owner on a motorcycle.

    ShorelineHomesGirl · November 17, 2011
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