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The Margate Resort

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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.
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Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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Business Centre with Internet Access
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
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Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
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Hot Tub
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Heated pool
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Manchester Municipal Airport44 mi
Lebanon Regional Airport43 mi
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Reviewed 27 October 2018 via mobile

..you'll need to ask what view your room has, parking lot or beautiful lake view. Very large hotel/resort. Many amenities are open to the public, not a plus for paying guests. Accommodations are great, except for their extremely hard beds, throughout the entire hotel. For...More

Date of stay: August 2018
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Response from MargateResort, Front Office Manager at The Margate ResortResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for taking the time to review the resort, we would like to start by apologizing for not meeting your expectations. We agree, The Margate is a very large property. We have four buildings and sixteen different room types varying from lake view rooms...More

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Reviewed 11 July 2018

Our family visits the Margate Resort every year in July. The resort has everything and more to offer and is the only full service hotel in the area. The property is lakefront with a tiki bar that serves delicious food. There are chaise lounges available,...More

Date of stay: July 2018
Thank Mary F
Reviewed 20 October 2018

We stayed two nights at the Margate in mid-October. The service was friendly and efficient. The room was clean and the king bed very comfortable. This is an older resort but neat and well-kept. The room was smallish and the bathroom older; but all in...More

Date of stay: October 2018
Thank Debbie S
Response from MargateResort, Front Office Manager at The Margate ResortResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for being our guest and sharing your experience! We are delighted to read that you were pleased with your stay and that the service we provided was friendly and efficient. As you mentioned in your review, we do not have microwaves in the...More

Reviewed 18 October 2018 via mobile

My husband and I stayed here whilst visiting the White Mountains in ‘the fall’ It is situated on a beautiful lake and has the most wonderful views from their own sandy beach and is an idyllic spot for sunset. We were however upset by the...More

Date of stay: October 2018
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Response from MargateResort, Front Office Manager at The Margate ResortResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for taking the time to post a review of your stay. It is with great gratification to hear how much you enjoyed the scenery from our beach. The Margate Resort is very fortunate to be located in such a picturesque area. We appreciate...More

Reviewed 11 October 2018

I had a wonderful stay at the Margate. Everyone was so friendly and helpful. Beds were squeaky but very comfortable. Had trouble several times with the TV. I could only click on 3 or 4 channels before I would lose the connection with an error...More

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Date of stay: October 2018
Thank Marsha N
Response from MargateResort, Front Office Manager at The Margate ResortResponded 3 weeks ago

It is with great satisfaction to hear how much you enjoyed the food, bar and how helpful the staff was. We recently upgraded to satellite TV instead of cable. We are still trying to figure out a few of the inconsistencies in the system and...More

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9 February 2018|
Response from MrDale14424 | Reviewed this property |
Hi, Sorry to take so long to answer but your message was just discovered by me today! To answer, while the grounds are very well taken care of & the location is great, the rooms have not had the same care and are dated and... More
Karen T
21 December 2017|
Response from MargateResort | Property representative |
Hello, are you talking about The Sundial Shop, a small store in between a KMart and a Star Market in a strip mall nearby? That is the only Christmas type store I remember in the immediate area. If so, that store has been... More
Tracy M
31 July 2017|
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Response from happytraveler1971 | Reviewed this property |
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"get the cable fixed and maybe mattresses that don't make noises. "
11 Oct 2018
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"Bring some snacks and drinks for the mini-fridge"
11 Oct 2018
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"Try to get a lake view room"
4 Oct 2018
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"Get a lake view room"
2 Oct 2018
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US$139 - US$201 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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