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Fantastic Trip

Just come back from 4 days camps on there small site situated next to the Mill. What a great place... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Meg99
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UK
Interesting visit

An interesting property in an attractive location, with very helpful and enthusiastic staff. We... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
Madalyn H
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Huddersfield, United Kingdom
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Houghton Hill House Houghton Hill, Huntingdon PE28 2AZ, England
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Reviewed 5 days ago

Just come back from 4 days camps on there small site situated next to the Mill. What a great place, lovely small site for tents, caravans and motorhomes. Good facilities, nice clean toilet block, washing facilities and toilets. The NT cafe is next door along...More

Thank Meg99
Reviewed 6 days ago

An interesting property in an attractive location, with very helpful and enthusiastic staff. We enjoyed tasting some of the baking which had been made from the wholemeal flour ground at the mill. There are good National Trust recommended walks from the site of varying length...More

Thank Madalyn H
Reviewed 1 week ago

Houghton Mill has a facinating history, with a mill being present in one form or another on the site for over a 1,000 years. The building is huge and has some good displays providing details of its reincarnations and people like Potto Brown who along...More

Thank RoutemasterCambridge
Reviewed 1 week ago

Popped in for a coffee mid-walk and was served by the most friendly young lady, who was willing to chat (it wasn't busy) and even ended up with a recipe (very good!). We had our drinks in our re-useable cups, the coffee was good, everything...More

Thank Jac X
Reviewed 1 week ago

The only working flour mill in the area set on the riverside. Well presented information boards .best time to visit at weekends when the mill is working.Excellent value tea rooms close to a small man made beach for very safe river swimming. Good camp site...More

Thank mdq40
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We will definitely return as the local village looks lovely - as does the mill. The tea room is great! There is a range of standard sandwiches, jacket potatoes and cakes and drinks. The staff are smiley and the service is good. There are indoor...More

Thank Susan H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is a review of the tea room only. Pleasantly decorated, enthusiastic young staff, four of them. There is outside seating for a sunny day. Decent selection of sponge cakes etc. There are a few niggles: we had a large pot of tea and they...More

Thank Afterbrunel
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We found Houghton very easily and made full advantage of the free parking as we are National Trust members otherwise it’s £2.50 It was a baking hot day and the mill was a lovely cool place to visit. The guides were extremely knowledgeable and fed...More

Thank Landy-Trax
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Such a beautiful setting, helpful staff, well worth watching the milling process and buying the excellent whole meal flour.

Thank 518brendaj
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We decided to visit Houston Mill on a sunny Sunday afternoon after reading positive things here on Tripadviser. On arrival, parking is free for national Trust members and a few quid for non-members as we were. The car park isn’t the biggest, but we did...More

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Juliet P
26 October 2017|
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Response from Jim B | 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.
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Mr and Mrs L
28 August 2017|
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Response from Jim B | 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
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Keith R
19 June 2016|
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Response from Mark D | Reviewed this property |
Yes past houghton lock
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