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Enjoyed every minute

I often pass this place on my bike when the weather allows and watch the boats pass through. We... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
nice spot for a walk

We called in on our way home for a walk here, its a lovely spot in a quiet area. Unfortunately the... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Cheryl S
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Houghton Hill House Houghton Hill, Huntingdon PE28 2AZ, England
+44 1480 301494
Most Helpful Positive Review
Reviewed 12 June 2010

This is a delightful working mill in the Village of Houghton.( which is a delightful walk as well) The mill have various events throughout the year and the mill works on a Sunday. It has a wonderful tea room serving home made cakes sandwiches and...More

5  Thank mmmmcupcake
Most Helpful Critical Review
Reviewed 28 August 2016

We were told of this campsite via the National Trusts sister campsite staff at Ilam Hall which we visit 4 or 5 times a year. So we were really looking forwards to our 3 night stay at Houghton Mill. However we were a little disappointed...More

3  Thank 66sally66
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I often pass this place on my bike when the weather allows and watch the boats pass through. We went on a good mill tour and had a quick look around their shop. The village is pleasant and the staff were friendly to us which...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We called in on our way home for a walk here, its a lovely spot in a quiet area. Unfortunately the mill wasn't open due to a wedding (would have been nice to have a look round!) but the grounds are lovely to wander round....More

Thank Cheryl S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Together with my 6 year old, 13 year old and dog, I stayed in my caravan at the campsite here in October half-term. We only live 1.5 miles away so the aim of the week was to get away from technology and have lots of...More

Thank Cheryl H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Our first visit to Houghton Mill on a cold but lovely day. The Mill was very interesting and the volunteers friendly, our grandchildren enjoyed the games especially the skittles and quoits. After the mill visit we went on a lovely circular walk ending with a...More

Thank Graham P
Reviewed 6 October 2018

Lovely place to go for a picnic by the river when the weathers nice! There's a campsite and a a small cafe on the same site!

Thank Phil K
Reviewed 25 September 2018

We took my nephew last Easter and had an amazing time hunting around the mill for eggs! The games planned for the children were very well thought out and the resources were in good working order, which can sometimes be an issue for small places....More

Thank Hatty25
Reviewed 16 September 2018 via mobile

Lovely working Mill. Activities for children too. Informative staff with hands on activities. Lovely surroundings with ample parking.

Thank Sharon H
Reviewed 2 September 2018

We had a lovely visit and walk at this national trust site. Staff are very friendly and accommodating. There is also a lovely tea room near the mill.

1  Thank Chris D
Reviewed 1 September 2018 via mobile

Lovely National Trust site, nestled on the River Ouse - nice little cafe off to one side with the usual array of goodies. Free to wander around the grounds and there are a good few walks around to St Ives, the Hemingfords and Huntingdon. Houghton/Wyton...More

Thank Andyhaverson
Reviewed 29 August 2018

This is our second visit, last was exactly two years ago. We were looking forward to coming back to Houghton Mill and were not disappointed. The Warden, Len, was extremely friendly and welcoming. The site itself is well laid out and maintained. The facilities are...More

Thank Smithy87
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Juliet P
26 October 2017|
Response from JimB3513 | Reviewed this property |
I have been told by someone who works there that they are still milling flour on Sunday and is still open Monday Tuesday and Wednesday.
Mr and Mrs L
28 August 2017|
Response from JimB3513 | Reviewed this property |
I do not know who is responsible for the loud music. The mill is next to a very large flood plain and I know children/teenagers like to hang out especially at this time of year, as it is the summer holidays. They are... More
Keith R
19 June 2016|
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Response from markd617 | Reviewed this property |
Yes past houghton lock