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Discover the top frequently asked questions by our campers that will help prepare you for your stay at Westward Shores. From check-in and check-out times, to pet policies and quiet hours, you can find it all here!
Where is Westward Shores Cottages & RV Resort located?
We are located on Rte. 16 in West Ossipee, NH. About 20 miles south of North Conway. The Park is situated on the Northwest Shores of Ossipee Lake.
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I’m a seasonal camper. How do I make a payment?
To submit a payment, please mail us a check. Checks must be made out to SUN NG Resorts LLC and mailed to Westward Shores PO BOX 577 West Ossipee, NH 03890.
Can I bring my pet with me?
Yes. Registered campers may bring well-behaved quiet pets to all campsites and select cottages. For one pet, there is a flat fee of $50. For two pets, there is a flat fee of $75. Do not bring your pet if you haven’t specifically booked a “pet-friendly” cottage or RV site. Violating this policy will result in a $250 fine. View Westward Shores’ pet waiver.
When are you open?
We are open in 2023 from May 12 – October 15. Peak season is from June 16 – August 27.
What type of park is Westward Shores Cottages & RV Resort?
Westward Shores is the best of both worlds! We have camping cabins, luxurious cottages, group lodges, and campsites perfect for vacation stays. We also have seasonal campsites for those who want to stay longer!
How can I change the details of my reservation?
Give us a call at 603-539-6445, or send us an email and we would be happy to assist you!
Where can I check rates and availability?
Through our reservations site! You can check availability, compare site types, and get an exact rates.
We are looking to experience New Hampshire glamping at its finest. What accommodations do you recommend?
Great choice! We offer the best glamping in New Hampshire and have 11 luxury cabin types, plus accommodations that can sleep up to 20 people. Cabin amenities include full bathrooms, kitchens, private bedrooms, porches, and more! View all of our New Hampshire cabin rental options here.
What are my check-in and check-out times?
Cottages Check-in: 4pmCheck-out: 11am Campsites Check-in: 3pm Check-out: 1pm. We have an early check-in option, but you must call ahead. It also involves a fee based on the time of check-in.
I booked a cottage on the peninsula. Is there a place to park my vehicle?
While there is no space to park a vehicle on the peninsula, your peninsula cottage reservation does include a golf cart to get around our New Hampshire campground quickly! (Includes Bear Camp Cottages, Lakeview Cottages, and Lakefront Cottages)
Do you offer price matching for campground reservations?
No, we do not offer price matching for campground reservations. Our pricing is carefully determined to provide fair value for the amenities and services included in the price of a stay. We encourage you to explore the features of our campground, and if you have any questions about our current pricing or special offers, feel free to contact our reservation team for assistance!
Do you have Wi-Fi?
The park has free standard wi-fi, and premium wi-fi available for purchase if you have a signal. Wi-fi signal may depend on your location in the park. Purchase premium wi-fi: newenglandcctv.com
How far away is your New Hampshire campground from Laconia?
Lucky for you, we offer some of the best camping near Laconia, because our Camp-Resort is located less than an hour away. We also offer some of the best RV camping and cabin rentals near Laconia, with 10+ accommodation types!
Why should I stay at your Ossipee Lake campground over other campgrounds in the area?
Our campground on Lake Ossipee is in the heart of New Hampshire and has a variety of cabin & campsite options! Plus, we offer many more attractions and activities than any other campground nearby - including our pools, jumping pillow, sports courts, themed events, and more. On top of all this we are also on Lake Ossipee and have over 2,000 square feet of beaches for you to enjoy! These attractions, plus our friendly staff, set us apart from other Lake Ossipee campgrounds.
Where can I find the map of your New Hampshire campground?
Check out the full Camp-Resort map. to find the easiest way to get around the park.
Do you have golf cart rentals?
We do! You can add a golf cart, hot tub, any of our other add-ons to your reservation by calling us or by adding one to your reservation while booking online! For more information check the Add-Ons page.
Can I visit someone at the park?
Yes, we allow for day visits or for longer stays! Visitor Rates apply to the following: Extra persons not included in cabin or campsite rates Guests visiting someone staying at the park The following visitor fees apply for overnight guests:Non Peak season - $15 / overnight, $45 / 4-7 nightsPeak season & Holidays - $26 / overnight, $78 / 4-7 nights
What can I find in the Camp Store?
You can stock up on groceries, firewood, ice, and souvenirs for the whole family in our Marina Market.
Can I bring an E-Z Up Railing/Deck for my campsite?
No, we ask that you leave these items at home.
What is your policy on firearms and weapons?
Guests must obey all federal, state, and local laws regarding the ownership and possession of firearms. Firearms are not permitted in any property buildings or common areas. The only exception is that guests may have a firearm in a locked, private vehicle in parking areas if permitted by law. The discharge of firearms, BB guns, air guns/rifles, or similar devices is strictly prohibited.
Do you offer any discounts?
We do! We offer great savings with our special offers! You can also follow us on Facebook to stay updated on any deals and specials we are offering! We do not accept AAA, Good Sam Club, or any other. Are you an active or retired service man or woman? To thank you for your service, we offer a military discount of 10% off any weekday (Sunday-Thursday) stay with promo code WETHANKYOU. *A valid ID must be presented at check-in to receive the discount. Excludes holidays (Memorial Day, Labor Day, & Indigenous Peoples’ Day). May not be combined with other offers. Are you an established photographer, blogger, or social media personality? If you’re interested in potentially getting a discount off your next stay, we want to hear from you! Simply contact us with your proposal and links to your website and/or socials. We will get back to you at our earliest convenience.
What is the cancellation policy for Westward Shores Cottages & RV Resort?
For full cancellation policies for cottages and campsites, please visit our Rules & Policies page.
Where can I find information on boater registration?
Right here: Westward Shores Boater Registration.
Where can I find the activity schedule?
View all of our themed weeks and weekends on our 2023 Themes Calendar.
Do you allow tent camping?
Yes! While we do not have any ‘tent sites’ we will allow RV sites to be booked for tents. But be aware, the campground is geared toward RV camping.
What is there to do at Westward Shores & RV Resort?
Well, since we are on the shores of a beautiful New Hampshire lake… let’s go to the beach! We have two beaches here (plus one for the dogs!) and they all have gradual entry into the crystal clear waters of Ossipee Lake. We have over 2000′ of sandy shoreline for swimming. If you’re an outdoor sports enthusiast, there is boating, sailing, kayaking, tubing, water skiing and fishing. We also plan special activities all season long. There is fun for all ages, so please check out our Things to Do page for more details. Please note that attractions may have limited availability during non-peak season. Open: May 12 – October 5. Peak Season: June 16 – August 27.
Where can I rent an RV?
We have a partnership with RV Share. Head over to their website to get started!
Do you have cable?
Some of our cottages have cable boxes, but not all of them. When you book, make sure you have cable listed as a feature of your cottage! We do not offer cable for any of our RV sites.
What are some things to do near Ossipee, NH?
There’s tons to discover in the surrounding area. View all of our recommendations on the Places to Go page.
Will my reservation guarantee a specific campsite or cabin assignment?
We do offer you the opportunity to guarantee your favorite campsite or cottage location by paying our applicable lock in fee. If you opt out of the lock in fee, you are guaranteed your selected site or cabin type, but not the specific unit number.
What do I need to do to prepare for my arrival?
Check out our handy countdown calendar for all important dates leading up to your stay!
What makes you one of the best campgrounds in New Hampshire for families?
We’re known as one of the best family campgrounds in New Hampshire due to the countless activities and attractions we have to offer! If you’re looking for a New Hampshire campground with a beach and pools, you’ve come to the right place. We have over 2,000 square feet of beach for everyone to enjoy, we even have a beach for you and your pets! Our spacious swimming pools are perfect for kids and adults too! We also have a baseball field, jumping pillow, dog park, themed events, and more. You can view all of our attractions here.
Do you offer seasonal sites?
Yes, we do. Check out our waiting list. Please email info@westwardshores.com for more information.
Do you have onsite food?
We do! Visit the Marina Market for your basic groceries or check out our Snack Bar for fresh food when you don’t feel like cooking. View the Snack Bar menu.
Can I tour the park?
We are happy to show off the campground and we do allow tours. However, we cannot allow tours on holidays or busy weekends. Please call ahead, we would hate for you to waste a drive.
Do you offer cabins for large groups?
Yes! We have plenty of cabins for large groups in New Hampshire! With our group cabin options, we can accomodate groups of up to 20 guests! Cabins such as our Timber Lodge and our Shorepointe Cottage are a great option. More information on these rentals can be found here.
How far in advance should I make my reservation?
We recommend booking at least 6 months in advance of desired arrival date, as our campground will fill up quickly! We book reservations up to 360 days in advance, so you can even re-book your stay for 2023 at checkout.