You will be camping in an idyllic village location. The adjacent Houghton Mill is on an island on the Great Ouse River, Houghton Mill has inspired artists and photographers for generations.

Come and experience the sound and atmosphere of a traditional working mill, have a go at making flour or lose yourself in the tranquillity of the riverside setting.

The local village of Houghton is pictureseque, with thatch-roof cottages, it also has local amenities such as pubs and shops. The local area is perfect for nature lovers with plenty of opportunities for bird watching, walking, horse riding and cycling. 

Further afield is the famous and historic university city of Cambridge, with its river for punting, many shops, restaurants and museum. 

The pitches

  • 15 tent pitches all with electric hook up.

  • All pitches vary slightly but a roughly 8x5 metres and can accommodate up to a 6 person tent.

  • Please note that pitches are selected for you prior to your arrival, we can not guarantee pitch requests, but the team will do their best to accommodate any special requests put forward at the time of booking.

  • Parking for one car per pitch, please note we can not always provide parking text to the pitch, so please pack accordingly, you will always be able to drop of your equipment near to your allocated pitch.

The shower block at Waterclose Meadow, Houghton Mill

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