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The Margate Resort

Booking.comUSD 130*
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02/04/2017 03/04/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stayed 3 nights for a ski trip with 2 other families. Absolutely NO COMPLAINTS. Clean Rooms, Reasonable rates, and the kids loved the Pool and Hottub. We will be back. Maybe this summer as it is waterfront, with docks.

Thank Dean M
Ocean City, Maryland
Reviewed 18 January 2017 via mobile

We stayed here while we were going to the September races at New Hampshire Motor Speedway. This was a very convenient location for driving back and forth to the track each day. The rooms were nice, the view was great, and we enjoyed the beach (not to swim) and the hot tub! The front desk staff were very helpful and...

1Thank JoanneT0213
Reviewed 12 December 2016 via mobile

We stayed here for one night for a work holiday party. The room was comfortable as was the bed and pillows. The bathroom door and wall needed some work but it was clean. There's a large mini fridge in the room which was nice. The whole ground level hallway smelled kind of old. The best part was that it faced...

1Thank NhBeaglemom
Reviewed 1 December 2016

We stopped off here as part of a New England tour to see Lake Winnipesaukee. Arrived on Monday evening to a totally deserted reception building - no life at all. Finally roused the receptionist and were given keys, advised about breakfast and advised no dining facilities available this time of year. When requested information about nearby eating places no information...

Thank NottinghamRed
Reviewed 17 November 2016 via mobile

I got married at The Margate in September and I would not have changed a thing!! Bethany was SPECTACULAR! I could not have done it without her! The venue was amazing! The rooms are very reasonable and comfortable! I had a lakeside room that has the most beautiful view!! For a wedding, daytime at the beach bar or just a...

Thank Stephanie W
Scarborough, Maine
Reviewed 14 November 2016

My boyfriend got a room here. He requested a lake view room. We loved being able to see the lake from our window. We enjoyed using the pool and hot tub. Also loved that breakfast was included. The beds were nice. We really enjoyed our stay. Hope to be back again someday in the future.

Thank dianaonacki
Reviewed 2 November 2016

The location and the view of the lake is terririfc however you can also drive down the road just a little way and get much more for your money. In some cases you can rent a whole condo for a week for less than a weekend at the Margate. Pro's Great Location On site pool Tiki bar Cons Staff Rooms...

1Thank bostonshovel
Northern Ireland
Reviewed 30 October 2016

This place has potential. A beautiful setting beside the lake but it is tired and worn. Our room overlooked the lake and where it was adequate it could have been so much more welcoming with a brighter decor. We stayed one night from 18th-19th Oct. The dining room and bar were closed up for the season and we had a...

1Thank aqmac
Reviewed 25 October 2016

When I checked online this "resort" only offered a room with 2 double beds for around $100 (which is what I wanted to spend) for the stay. Now, I've stayed at this place in the past and had a good experience, so I went ahead and booked the room. We arrived late in the evening, then went out on the...

Thank Tlind62
MargateResort, Owner at The Margate Resort, responded to this review

We are sorry for your bad impressions of our resort. We can tell by you review that you probably stayed on the 2nd floor of our Inn building. We are not sure if you took the time to walk through the 1st floor, but if you had, you may have noticed that last spring we "got off our duff" and...

Boston, Massachusetts
Reviewed 19 October 2016

We stayed at the Margate for two nights, for a wedding in nearby Meredith. It was a decent price for the holiday weekend! Our room was INCREDIBLY SPACIOUS. We stayed in the "Inn" building, which abutted a Shaw's parking lot. There was no front desk staff at that location, which did not bother us. There were some complaints from other...

1Thank ForzaRocca

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  • Pool
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Beachfront
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Breakfast included
About the property
  • Beachfront
  • Wheelchair Access
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Hot Tub
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Banquet Room
  • Conference Facilities
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Breakfast included
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Come to The Margate and enjoy all the amenities expected of a first class lakefront resort and conference facility less than two hours north of Boston. Whether taking a dip in our indoor and outdoor pools, sunning on our 400 foot private sandy beach, relaxing in our whirlpool-sauna, or dining at our Gazebo Beach Bar for lunch or dinner, you are sure to find all the comforts of home.Beautifully decorated and maintained guest rooms, onsite event and dining facilities, and a skilled staff dedicated to making your stay a wonderful experience make The Margate on Lake Winnipesaukee the place to vacation in the Lakes Region.At The Margate Resort, we've gotcha covered. With 15 different room types from which to select you are sure to find accommodations that best suit your needs. All guest rooms are fully equipped with Keurig® K-Cup Coffee Makers, Green Mountain® coffee, free wireless internet, irons & ironing boards, and hairdryers. Lake and West rooms also include double-sized stainless steel mini-fridges!Choose a room in our Lake building for spectacular views of the lake and unparalleled sunsets. For convenience during inclement weather, the Lake building is connected to the amenities building by underground tunnel!For a motel style experience, choose our West building. West Beach guests enjoy quick access to our sandy beach, just steps away from your door. Many West Inland rooms have backdoors leading to our West Lawn area!Our Inn building units are generally larger than the other buildings, offer the lowest rates, and being located right next to our outdoor pool makes the Inn a great choice by most families during the summer season. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Margate Resort

Address: 76 Lake Street, Lake Winnipesaukee, Laconia, NH
Region: United States > New Hampshire > Laconia
Price Range: $167 - $352 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — The Margate Resort 2.5*
Number of rooms: 141
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Also Known As:
The Margate Hotel Laconia
Margate Hotel Laconia
Hotel Style:
#2 On the Beach Hotel in Laconia
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“My boyfriend requested a room with a view of the lake!!! Beautiful!!”
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 of 5 bubbles dianaonacki, 13 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Nice views from lakeside rooms. We had room 427 across from bar gazebo which in season could be noisy with crowds and entertainment.”
 of 5 bubbles G1639GIsandrah, 7 Oct 2016 | Read review
“We had a nice view of the lake in the Lakeview building on the second floor.”
 of 5 bubbles R336WBbobh, 6 Oct 2016 | Read review
“reserve a room facing the lake”
 of 5 bubbles freshtraks, 3 Oct 2016 | Read review
“go for lake view”
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