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General

  • Family- and dog-friendly rural meadow two miles from Potton
  • 35-minute drive to Cambridge; 20 minutes to Shuttleworth Collection
  • Electricity and CCTV; covered barn, firepits and hammocks available

If you’re looking for a family-run place that understands just what makes a holiday under canvas go without a hitch, there’s a good chance Mill Farm could tick lots of your boxes.

At the edge of the village of Gamlingay, about 15 minutes from the A1, this four-acre level meadow site in rural Cambridgeshire has wide-open views of the surrounding countryside. Despite such countrified surrounds, it's only about 35 minutes’ drive from here to central Cambridge – head out for a day of punting, sightseeing or soaking up the atmosphere of the historic university town and you can be back to your pitch in time to enjoy the sunset.

You won’t need to go very far to stock up on local produce and treats to tuck into round the campfire. 200 metres from site is a farm shop with an on-site cafe, butcher and deli where you can pick up fresh fruit, veg, bread, eggs, milk, barbecue packs and booze. If cooking for yourself isn’t on the menu, two miles away in the market town of Potton a handful of takeaways, pubs and other shops can sort you out.

Dogs are welcome on site and there are plenty of places around to take them for a walk. The Clopton Way runs right past site and Potton Woods is about a mile away via footpaths.

Mill Farm has electricity supply, fresh water and CCTV throughout, plus hot showers, toilets, a kitchen prep area and a communal fridge. Firepits, hammocks and barbecues are available to use during your stay, and there’s also a cosy covered barn with seating.


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A wonderful place!19/08/2021

Reviewer's country: United KingdomHeather T.Mobile phone iconConfirmed

  • Bell tent
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    A beautiful, well thought out campsite in a stunning location. The amount of planning and care that has been taken to set it all up is very clear.
    The bell tents are wonderful! The beds comfortable, complete with everything you could need and more (just bring your pillow and sleeping bag). Simply five star!
    It’s clean, modern and luxurious.
    The functioning kitchen was a god send for warming milk for the kids at bedtime and a coffee machine for the adults.
    The owners, Lucy and her Husband were fantastic. Nothing was too much trouble and they were always on hand. Thank you for such a warm welcome to this outstanding family friendly, luxurious site.
    If you are looking for somewhere to eat out during your stay. The Indian Restaurant nearby was delicious!
    Plenty of local sites to see to suit everyone. Knebworth House along with its adventure playground and the gardens were stunning.
    We also visited Wrest Park. An English Heritage property with extensive grounds to explore.
    We would encourage you to visit this site. You will be in for a treat.

    Disliked: 

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Would stay again! Owners were very welcoming and accommodating16/08/2021

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    The bell tent was so pretty with fairy lights and bunting with a thoughtful personalised welcome sign. Communal kitchen and barn were great and showers were lovely and hot. The area felt safe and family orientated and we felt comfortable letting out 7yr old run about the area without watching her constantly.

    Disliked: 

    Only 1 tiny sink located in each toilet block made it a bit awkward to get everyone in to brush teeth before bed, especially as people were still using the toilets too.

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A quiet family orientated break with fantastic facilities14/06/2021

Reviewer's country: United KingdomPhilip R.Mobile phone iconConfirmed

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    Outstanding welcome and presentation. The owners bent over backwards for us. The bell tents are brand new and so roomy! The kitchen provided is like a professional kitchen with full length fridge, oven/microwave, toaster, kettle and skillet. They have refurbished their barn into an awesome social zone and the is both a communal fire pit and bbq. Individual bbqs and fire pits are available at cost. The showers are quirky and funky and really nicely set to warm. The view is gorgeous and huge grassed space for folks to play and exercise. If I was Arnie, I’d be saying “I’LL BE BACK!”

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Features

Coronavirus

24+ hour ventilation between accommodation guests

Capacity reduced to increase social distancing

Check-in: contactless (in person)

Disinfectant sprays and wipes provided

Distance markers in shared facilities

Hand sanitising stations

Masks/gloves available

Shared spaces: more frequent cleaning

Leisure on site

Bar or club house

Cycle hire

Evening entertainment

Fishing

Fitness centre

Games room

Indoor swimming pool

Kids' club

On-site restaurant/cafe

Outdoor swimming pool

Play area

TV room

Take away

Tennis

Watersports

Amenities on site

Bath available

Car parking by pitch/unit

Composting toilet

Disabled facilities

Dog park

Drying room

Food shop

Free wifi

Ice pack freezing

Internet access

Launderette

Parent & baby washroom

Pick-up from public transport

Portaloo

Pub toilets

Public telephone

Shower available

Toilet block

Washing-up area

Wifi

Groups welcome

Family friendly

Motorcycle friendly

Single-sex groups welcome

Student groups welcome

Rules

Barbecue provided

Barbecues allowed

Campfires allowed

Commercial vehicles allowed

Dogs allowed

Dogs allowed all year

Camping 2.0

Bell tents

Themes

Budget/backpacker

Peaceful

Walkers' paradise

Utilities

Charging facilities

Chemical disposal

Communal fridge

Electric car charging point(s)

Gas cylinders available

No drinkable water point

No hot water

No running water

Recycling available

Renewable energy

Nearby amenities

Bar nearby

Dog walk nearby

Shop nearby

Type

Farm

Small (11-25 pitches)

Nearby leisure

Canoeing/kayaking nearby

Cycling nearby

Golf nearby

Horse riding nearby

Restaurant nearby

Watersports nearby

Location

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  • Potton Road, Gamlingay, Cambridgeshire, England, SG19 3LW
  • Timezone Europe/London BST (GMT+01:00)   GPS 52.1453°N 0.1931°W

Nearest transport

Coach stations
Market Square — 6.6 miles
Market Square — 6.6 miles
Tesco — 9.1 miles
Train stations
Sandy Rail Station — 4.0 miles
Biggleswade Rail Station — 5.1 miles
St Neots Rail Station — 6.4 miles
Ferry ports
Camden Lock Waterbus — 41.8 miles
Airports
Cambridge Airport — 16.2 miles
London Luton Airport — 20.0 miles
London Stansted Airport — 26.2 miles

Directions


Please note: All distances on this page are calculated "as the crow flies" - please check actual distance depending on your mode of travel using the Get directions button above.

Local attractions

The historic university city of Cambridge (35 minutes’ drive) is well worth a visit, not least for a day of messing about on the river. But it’s not the only place nearby to get out on the water: search for boat hire on the River Great Ouse and a few options should come up near St Neots (20 minutes) and Huntingdon (25 minutes).

For more time out and about on the water there's also Wyboston Lakes (15 minutes) which has an aqua park, canoeing and paddleboarding (it's also got golf and spa facilities if you’d rather stay on dry land…)

For a day trip with a bit of something for everyone, try Shuttleworth (20 minutes). Saunter around the pretty Swiss Garden, visit six hangars full of aviation and automotive history at the Shuttleworth Collection and let the young ones go wild for a while at the playground.

Must see

  • RSPB The Lodge Nature Reserve (3.7 miles)
  • Wimpole Hall and Home Farm (6.1 miles)
  • The Shuttleworth Collection (6.7 miles)

National Trust

  • Wimpole Hall (6.0 miles)
  • Wimpole Home Farm (6.0 miles)

Cycle routes

Find local routes on the National Cycle Network - over 12,000 miles of cycling routes.

Please note: All distances on this page are calculated "as the crow flies" - please check actual distance depending on your mode of travel.

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Permitted arrival/departure time

On-site accommodation
Arrive:  1 p.m. –  7 p.m.
Depart by:  11 a.m.

Mill Farm cancellation policy

No refunds within 1 day of arrival date.

The site is not liable for any refund in the event of force majeure.

Bookings cannot be amended within 10 day(s) of arrival.

No refunds/discounts for inclement weather, late arrivals or early departures.

If you need to cancel or amend your booking, please give as much notice as possible so that someone else has the chance to book. You may wish to buy holiday insurance for cancellations and for your property/injury whilst away.

Please note that your deposit is paid to Pitchup.com and is non-refundable.

Payment

Deposit transferable during COVID-19. Mill Farm will debit the balance from your card 2 weeks before arrival, or if the arrival date is sooner than 2 weeks then the balance will be taken immediately.

Deposit transferable during COVID-19.

You can also opt to pay the full amount at the time of your booking.

Payment methods accepted on the park

Bank transfer

Terms and conditions

Site booking terms and conditions

  • Does Mill Farm have a swimming pool? No View all features
  • Is Mill Farm dog friendly? Yes View all features
  • What attractions are near Mill Farm? The historic university city of Cambridge (35 minutes’ drive) is well worth a visit, not least for a day of messing about on the river. But it’s not the only place nearby … Read more
  • When can I check in and check out of Mill Farm?
    On-site accommodation
    Arrive:  1 p.m. –  7 p.m.
    Depart by:  11 a.m.
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Terms and conditions

Please read the park terms and conditions below and the Pitchup.com terms and conditions.

Admission
At least one of the party members must be aged 21 or over.
Under 18s must be accompanied by their parents or legal guardians.

Arrivals and departures
Late arrivals must notify the park as soon as possible. Your booking will be held for 24 hours. After this period the management reserves the right to relet your unit.
No refunds/discounts for inclement weather, late arrivals or early departures.
Units will be allocated on arrival.

Changes to your holiday
Bookings cannot be amended within 10 day(s) of arrival.

Coronavirus
Guests must bring their own duvets, pillows, sheets and towels when staying in rental accommodation. You will not be allowed to stay if you do not bring these items.
Minimum spacing of 3 metres between pitches.
Protective masks must be worn at all times in common areas.

Dogs
Dogs must be kept on leads and supervised at all times.

General
Bookings must not be for more than 14 consecutive nights.
Quiet hours must be respected between 11 p.m. and 7 a.m..
The management reserves the right to deny access or terminate the stay of those guests whose behaviour is deemed unsuitable. No refunds will be offered.
The site is not liable for any refund in the event of force majeure.

Hired accommodation
No naked flames are allowed inside the hired accommodation units.
Your unit must be left clean and tidy; a fine of £25.00 will be charged for unclean units upon departure.

Pitches
You must follow the management directives when pitching your tent/unit and related equipment.

Safety
Barbecues are permitted but must be raised off the ground and attended by an adult at all times.
Guests are advised to bring a good quality torch with them as parts of the site are unlit.

Vehicles
Commercial vehicles (vehicles used for work-related purposes, carrying goods or fare-paying passengers) and sign-written vehicles are not permitted on site.
No cars/motorbikes by the pitch/unit. All cars must be parked in the designated area.
No vehicle movement between 10 p.m. and 7 a.m..

Visitors
Visitors must leave the premises by 9 p.m..

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