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Vacation at New Hampshire lake or beach hotel, inn, or resort

In New Hampshire, waterfront hotels and lodgings can refer to both the oceanfront of the state’s Seacoast region or to the lakefront along Lake Winnipesaukee and the many other beautiful lakes of the Lakes and Western Lakes and Mountains regions. In any case, waterfront, oceanfront, and lakefront hotels and motels and other rentals offer a large range of prices and levels of casual ease or luxury for couples, singles, or families with children . Might you catch a rainy day ? No problem! There’s plenty of indoor fun to be found.
Fall View Purity Spring Resort Madison New Hampshire
Purity Spring Resort

1251 Eaton Road (Route 153) East Madison, NH, 03849 Phone: 603-367-8896 Toll-Free: 800-373-3754

Feel the joyful pull of water play all through your lakeside vacation

Nature blessed New Hampshire converges in a stunning landscape of lake, mountains and forest. For more than 100 years this waterfront lodging has offered majestic scenery, magical vacations, special occasions and thousands of memories for couples, families, and groups. Purity Lake has etched shorelines and sandy beaches from which to swim and water ski and explore hidden coves, bogs and heaths by canoe or kayak. The hills beckon hikers, mountain bikers and skiers and nearby north Conway is for shoppers. Choose from fifty-two rooms in four different settings with seasonal rate options that include lodging, home style meals, recreation programs and use of resort facilities. The waterfront is alive with the sounds of nature. And the mountains provide perfect harmony.
Winter Room View - Center Harbor Inn on Lake Winnepesaukee - Center Harbor, NH
Center Harbor Inn

294 Whittier Highway Center Habor, NH, 03226 Phone: 603-253-4347 Toll-Free: 877-567-2117

Views are spectacular, amenities and attractions endless, at this lakeside resort

At the Center Harbor Inn, where beachside luxury meets rustic charm, you can begin and end your day gazing out over magnificent Lake Winnipesaukee from your room’s private deck or patio. You can also look out over the harbor while you soak in the resort’s four-season outdoor hot tub. Accommodations have mini fridges, microwaves and fully tiled modern bathrooms. And the inn has a fitness center, sauna and 200-foot private sandy beach. Watercraft rentals include kayaks, paddle boards and pedal boats – or tie your own vessel up at one of the inn’s dock slips or moorings. There’s great hiking, skiing, snowshoeing, golf, fishing and hunting in the area, and attractions range from Santa’s Village and the Cog Railway to water parks and a natural science center.
Lakeside Beach Chairs - Margate Resort on Winnipesaukee - Laconia, NH
Margate Resort on Winnipesaukee

76 Lake Streeet Laconia, NH, 03246 Phone: 603-524-5210 Toll-Free: 800-627-4283

Experience all the wonders of Lake Winnipesaukee at this welcoming resort

Wake up to the wonders of Winnipesaukee when you book a spacious room or suite (some with lake views) at The Margate on Winnipesaukee, where guests have been welcomed like family for 68 years. On the shores of picturesque Paugus Bay, the resort is the perfect getaway for vacationers seeking beach activities (there’s swimming, sunbathing, paddle-boarding and kayaking off the resort’s private sandy beach, with nightly campfires and occasional fireworks), or just relaxing by an outdoor or heated indoor pool, possibly with a poolside bar beverage. The resort also offers a sauna, oversized whirlpool, summertime game room and a well-equipped fitness center. Casual dining and specialty drinks are offered at the Gazebo Beach Bar, and grab-and-go breakfasts are complimentary.
Waterfront Aerial View - Naswa Resort - Laconia, NH
Naswa Resort

1086 Weirs Boulevard Laconia, NH, 03246 Phone: 603-366-4341 Toll-Free: 888-556-2792

Enjoy Lake Winnipesaukee from your comfy cottage or up close from resort’s sandy beach

Whether you are heading to Lake Winnipesaukee for a fun family vacation, weekend getaway or just a peaceful break from a busy life, you won’t find a more welcoming atmosphere than that at the NASWA Resort. From its perch right on the lake, the resort offers guests, who come back year after year, a long, private sandy beach and the kayaks, paddle boats and paddle boards to explore it, as well as complimentary docks for their private boats. Book a spacious beachfront room, suite with a balcony or one of 18 one- and two-bedroom cottages, some with screened-in porches and most overlooking the water. On-site bistro dining also has great lake views, and there’s a beach bar and grill.