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A Family-Friendly Getaway Unlike Any Other

With the best sunset view on Lake Winnepesaukee, the Margate on Winnipesaukee welcomes you to an unforgettable time. This premier resort sits on 400 feet of private sandy beach, only 90 minutes north of Boston. Escape from busy city life and simply forget your worries as you unwind in their lake view rooms. Whether you rent a kayak or canoe and explore Lake Winnipesaukee or ski down the slopes of nearby Gunstock Mountain, there is something for everyone year-round. Push your level of relaxation even further with a spa treatment by The Bodywork Cafe! Enjoy succulent meals from Gazebo Beach Bar serving lunch and dinner during the summer. Complimentary continental breakfast and free WiFi are also included! You'll see why The Margate has become a reflection of uncompromising good taste.

Beach

With direct access to Lake Winnipesaukee, The Margate features the largest private beach on the lake - 400 feet of white sand for you to enjoy! Try your hand in a sandcastle contest or rent the resort's kayaks and canoes. The Beach Bar offers lunch, dinner and live entertainment - a gem on New Hampshire's largest lake!

Meetings

Inspire dedication, creativity, and success within your team during your business retreat or meeting at The Margate on Winnipesaukee. Their luxurious venues and amenities make it easy! Function pairs with style in their elegantly decorated and fully equipped meeting rooms, which are set to your individual group's specifications. The Margate offers a wonderful venue for events ranging from a multiple day training seminars to a single day meetings. Let them help you plan and host a successful event!

Family

As if the lake weren't enough - at The Margate Resort, you and your family will find indoor and outdoor pools, 400 private feet of sand and even a whirlpool and sauna. Roast s'mores together in the evening and take in the best sunsets on the lake. The spacious Inn and Lakeview accommodations are designed just for families!

Reunions

Gather the family together for an overdue reunion! Groups will feel at home at The Margate, whether you're interested in skiing, hockey, the ice fishing derby or simply hanging out together. The professional staff can help you arrange just about any activity. Book a block of rooms and relax!

Honeymoon

Located on 400-feet of private beach on Paugus Bay of Lake Winnipesaukee, The Margate is the perfect New Hampshire spot for your honeymoon! Here, you'll enjoy your cozy room with lake views, in-room spa treatments from The Bodywork Cafe, relaxing at the onsite pool, or spending a day out on the water! For a truly memorable honeymoon, there's no place better than The Margate!

Lake

The Margate rests elegantly on Lake Winnipesaukee, 72 square miles of paradise filled with small islands perfect for exploring by kayak. Shop along the Weirs Beach boardwalk, or take a Wave Runner out for a ride. Stay at the Margate's Lake Building for spectacular lake views and a convenient tunnel to the main building!

Nature

Nature-lovers will fall in love with all the possibilities at The Margate! Located on the shores of beautiful Lake Winnipesaukee, you'll find 72 square miles of lake filled with small islands just for you to discover. Spend your days out exploring the beautiful waters on a kayaking trip, or just unwind on the beaches and bask in the views!

Romantic

The Margate sits on the Paugus Bay of Lake Winnipesaukee, making it the perfect setting for your romantic New Hampshire getaway. Here, you can enjoy 400 feet of private beachfront, deep blue waters and a forested backdrop. Lounge at the lake by day and by the indoor pool in the evening! Kick back with the Beach Bar's live music all summer.

Ski/Snowboard

The Margate is near historic Gunstock Mountain, and 1 1/2 hours from Boston - making it the perfect winter escape. Gunstock is exceptionally family-friendly and offers downhill and cross-country skiing and snow tubing, so there's something for everyone. Ski & Stay packages are available to make your vacation even easier!

Spa

When you stay at The Margate Resort, you can take advantage of The Bodywork Cafe - New Hampshire's first and only mobile spa service. Enjoy a relaxing treatment in the comfort of your own room. Perfect for after a day on the slopes or out on the lake. Book a couples' massage for a special touch to your romantic getaway.

Wedding

With 500 feet of pristine beaches and the most beautiful views in the Lakes Region of New Hampshire, The Margate on Winnipesaukee is the perfect setting for your upcoming wedding. After a picture perfect ceremony, bring your guests back to the elegant grand ballroom. The resort can host receptions tailored for 30 to 300 guests. Their professional staff will help take care of all the details to ensure your special day goes off without a hitch!

  • Wifi
  • Restaurant Onsite
  • Pets Allowed
  • Property Size 141 units
  • Conference Facility
  • Kids Allowed
  • Nearby City Laconia
  • Nearby Water Lake Winnipesaukee
  • Open Dates All Year

Nearest Airports

  • Manchester Airport (MHT) / 43.7 miles
  • Boire Field (ASH) / 54.2 miles
  • Portsmouth International at Pease Airport (PSM) / 46.1 miles

* Not all airports listed here may be open to public use, or service commercial flights

Additional Information

General
  • Fitness Center
  • Game Room/Arcade
  • Gift Shop
  • Sauna
  • Swimming Pool
Outdoors
  • Beach
  • Boating & Watercraft
  • Canoeing
  • Kayaking
  • Beach
  • Cross Country Skiing
  • Downhill Skiing/Snowboarding
  • Freshwater Fishing
  • Hiking
Room Amenities
  • Air Conditioning
  • Coffee Maker
  • Iron/Ironing Board
  • Jacuzzi
  • Whirlpool
Activities
  • Arts and Crafts
  • Live Entertainment
  • Photography
  • Shopping
  • Sightseeing
  • Swimming
Services
  • Banquet Room(s)
  • Catering
  • Meeting Room(s)
  • Fitness Programs
Languages Spoken
  • English
76 Lake St. Laconia, New Hampshire 03246 United States  
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