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If you are looking for diversity, you will certainly find it in New Hampshire. From lakes to beaches, waterfalls to woods and mountains to sea coast, the state has huge potential for outdoor holidays, including downhill or cross-country skiing in winter. Rather than being cooped up in hotel rooms, why not rent self-catering accommodation for your family holiday? You could choose a cabin or lakeside lodge to bring you closer to the outdoor activities you are particularly interested in. A fully equipped kitchen means you can cook your own favourite food instead of eating out in expensive restaurants every day.
With no less than seventy-five state parks that offer natural areas, hiking trails, beaches and historic sites, New Hampshire caters for a variety of tastes. Crawford Notch State Park in Harts Location has picturesque waterfalls, wonderful mountain views and opportunities for viewing wildlife. You can go hiking and fishing there as well as pay a visit to the historic Willey House. Monadnick State Park, unlike some other state parks, is open all year round for hiking. Want to go swimming? You will find five state park beaches along the coast of New Hampshire, such as Wallis Sands with its view of the rocky Isles of Shoals. On North Hampton State Beach and Jenness Beach you can have a picnic as well as a swim. When you've finally had your fill of fresh air, head for the Museum of New Hampshire History in Concord with exhibits focusing on heritage and traditions; children should enjoy them just as much as adults.
New Hampshire holiday rentals for families
For pure, unadulterated amusement, your family will love Daytona Fun Park at Weirs Beach Laconia with its go-karts, bumper boats, mini golf and trampolines. Budding scientists will not want to miss the SEE Science Center in Manchester where there are interactive displays for sound, light and forces; what's more, the museum has the world's largest permanent installation of LEGO bricks. Interested in American Indians? Then visit Mount Kearsarge Indian Museum in Warner, which has an outdoor trail as well as gallery exhibits. The Children's Museum of New Hampshire is open all year round and has interactive displays featuring a whole host of themes from aeronautics to dinosaurs.
Budget New Hampshire holiday rentals
If you opt for the low-cost alternative of a rented apartment or a spacious cabin in a state park, you are bound to save money on hotel accommodation. That means more to spend on the activities you want to enjoy in New Hampshire! Why not have a read through our genuine user reviews, which will help you decide which is the best type of property for you. You can book through us with confidence and be sure that we will help you to enjoy your holiday to the full. So much awaits you in New Hampshire, from the coasts through the forests to the mountains.