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Houghton Mill (National Trust)

Houghton, Huntingdon PE17 2AZ, England
+44 1480 301494
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Great place to while away a few hours.

Have visited a few times now, so you tell it's worth at least one visit. Great working mill, check... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Gareth S
Fantastic campsite

Had a brilliant time here, beautiful surroundings and very helpful camp site employees. Would... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Dan K
Stevenage, United Kingdom
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Houghton, Huntingdon PE17 2AZ, England
+44 1480 301494
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Have visited a few times now, so you tell it's worth at least one visit. Great working mill, check operating times. Lovely tea rooms, nice village and church to wander around for a few hours. Pub in village! Can also spend a while walking alongside...More

Thank Gareth S
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Had a brilliant time here, beautiful surroundings and very helpful camp site employees. Would recommend to any campers.

Thank Dan K
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Growing up in Houghton, I have visited Houghton Mill many many times, it is a lovely place to go for a walk, or in the summer have a boat ride.

Thank danispursfan
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I love this place, it's so tranquil and many visitors come here as well as school trippers. You can watch a video of the mill if you're unable to travel up the stairs and see a part of history. You can also purchase goods made...More

1  Thank JaquieDaniels
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is a very beautiful site and you just have to be careful of getting from road to pitch as it can undulate & we grounded our back feet. That said it was worth it as the pitches are lovely and they really are 6m...More

1  Thank Lyn481
Reviewed 11 June 2017 via mobile

This was our 4th visit to this campsite over many years but our first since it has been taken over by National Trust. We noticed a difference immediately with the lovely warden walking us to our pitch and helping us park up. When he asked...More

Thank Alison P
Reviewed 8 June 2017

Excellent pot of tea and great range of cakes. The lady who served us was very friendly. the tables overlooked the mill. The mill itself is very interesting,

Thank BootsyEly
Reviewed 8 June 2017 via mobile

Stayed for 2 nights. Greeted personally by the owners who made us very welcome. Some great walks along the river and to nearby villages. 2 pubs in Houghton only 5 minutes away. This campsite is very well kept and toilet and shower facilities very clean....More

Thank Portlysomerset
Reviewed 6 June 2017

Houghton Mill is an historic timber-built water mill peacefully located on the river between Huntingdon and St Ives. Its working features, including the large waterwheel, are well maintained and can be examined up close by visitors.

Thank Ruth5757
Reviewed 2 June 2017

Fantastic campsite, particularly for children because there's lots to do, great river for swimming and boating, idyllic scenery, excellent washroom facilities.

Thank SuffolkDalesman
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Keith R
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Yes past houghton lock