Holidays at Houghton Mill

A couple sitting outside their tent

Enjoy a family holiday or weekend break at our Waterclose Meadows campsite on the banks of the River Ouse.

Ideal for walking, canoeing, fishing and close to historic Cambridge, Anglesey Abbey, Wicken Fen and Wimpole Hall, there are few places as enjoyable and relaxing as Houghton Mill campsite.

Campsite information

Opening times

The campsite is open from 20 March - 2 November.
All advance weekend bookings are subject to a minimum two-night stay.
Arrivals between 1pm and 8pm. There is no late arrivals area.
Pitches must be vacated by 12 noon on the day of departure.


54 caravan / motorhome pitches with electric hook-up (max outfit length eight metres)
15 tent pitches - some with electric hook-ups
Flat grass pitches - no hardstandings.


• Toilet block with disabled facilities.
• Chemical toilet disposal point
• Fresh drinking water
• Laundry facilities.
• Small shop selling basic items and gas.
• National Trust tearoom nearby.


Set in peaceful rural Cambridgeshire, not far from the historic market town of St Ives, the campsite has easy connections to the A14, M11 and A1(M).

Pitch fees

Please note full payment is required at time of booking.
Download our guide to pitch fees

Terms & Conditions

We have a few guidelines that we ask you to follow, to make sure your camping experience at Houghton Mill is as enjoyable as possible.
Download our terms & conditions

Make a booking

To make a booking please call the campsite on 01480 466716 or book via our online booking system.
Please note that full payment is required at time of booking.