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Houghton Mill (National Trust)

Houghton, Huntingdon PE17 2AZ, England
+44 1480 301494
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Regular visitor

Took seven year old and nine year old to see this mill. I have visited several times. Needs a... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
Cambridge, United Kingdom
What a disappointment

We were only a "walk in" but were so disappointed with the quality and value on offer. The sunday... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Bedford, United Kingdom
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Houghton, Huntingdon PE17 2AZ, England
+44 1480 301494
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Reviewed 6 days ago

Took seven year old and nine year old to see this mill. I have visited several times. Needs a little more explanation, volunteers are kept busy so a few more information boards might help.

Thank nicholaswalks
Reviewed 1 week ago

We were only a "walk in" but were so disappointed with the quality and value on offer. The sunday roast lunch came plated and consisted of a couple of thin slices of meat, two small roast potatoes with a solitary small parsnip and a couple...More

Thank Discerningdiner964
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Had a visit to Houghton Mill this Sunday. Was a nice stroll - some games to keep the children occupied, see the workings of the milk and buy some flour. The outside is very picturesque. Unfortunately the tea rooms let in town a little. Not...More

Thank Veronica H
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This place is good in the summer. Small bit of grassland bordering the water running through the mill and river. Good place to sunbathe, have an ice cream of have a coffee from the tea rooms. I recommend parking the village of Houghton and walking...More

Thank TomAndBeth2017
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Parked here and had a lovely walk around the area then popped into the mill afterwards. Very interesting place and well worth a visit, car parking was reasonable and it obviously helps if you are a national trust member. The cafe is decent and good...More

Thank Glenn W
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A very pretty area and a great place to go for a walk with the dog. Highly recommended for families.

Thank tom_ripley8
Reviewed 1 week ago

The mill is set in a lovely area ideal for picnics. It has things of interest for children to play and l earn how the mill operates. It does not take long to go around it but it is easy to miss parts. It is...More

Thank Lee J
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is such a lovely campsite, the pitch size is amazing, biggest we have been on. The village is just down the road and well worth a visit, there are some lovely old thatched houses, a small shop selling most things you might need plus...More

Thank Hollie029
Reviewed 13 July 2017

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 11 July 2017 via mobile

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

Thank Dan K
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Keith R
19 June 2016|
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Response from Mark D | Reviewed this property |
Yes past houghton lock