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Breakfast and shopping

Lovely morning out - easy to get to and lots of parking - staff friendly and helpful, always happy... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
Dawn W
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Doha, Qatar
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Blast from the Past

Visited last week. Amazing array of items, mostly in glass cases. Beautiful jewellery. Free... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Wendy P
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Caenby Corner Estate, Hemswell Cliff DN21 5TJ, England
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Reviewed 3 days ago

We have visited on many occasions but this time again lots of items to view. This time I found a sewing item at £70.00 I asked if there was a better price to be obtained and I was offered a deduction of £2.00!! I could...More

Thank Hodgee234
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Lovely morning out - easy to get to and lots of parking - staff friendly and helpful, always happy to work with customers for a good deal on purchases

Thank Dawn W
Rob H, Owner at Hemswell Antiques Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Dear Dawn W, Thank you very much for taking the time to leave us a review. We do pride ourselves on excellent customer service and happy that our staff were obliging on your visit. I do hope you will join us again soon.

Reviewed 1 week ago

Travelled to the site today to look for militaria. Found three items I was interested in and asked the price at the desk. The assistant was helpful but when he looked the three items were not priced.He said he could not help and I could...More

Thank Jon B
Reviewed 1 week ago

Visited last week. Amazing array of items, mostly in glass cases. Beautiful jewellery. Free parking and well signposted.

Thank Wendy P
Rob H, Owner at Hemswell Antiques Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Thank you Wendy P for your review and glad you enjoyed your visit. Please do join us again soon.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Hemswell Antique Centre & Boot Fair is located a few miles north of Lincoln on a now disused former RAF Base. Unfortunately the site looks very run down and is in need of much refurbishment. The main premises displaying antiques & yesteryear memorabilia are well...More

Thank Marilyn C
Rob H, Owner at Hemswell Antiques Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Dear Marilyn C, Thank you for taking the time to review your visit with us. I am glad you enjoyed your visit. Unfortunately, some of the estate is not what it once was. However, our four buildings are made of good sturdy bricks and retain...More

Reviewed 3 June 2018 via mobile

We stop here almost every trip to the UK. Staff is awesome, and lots of variety in their merchandise selection. Always worth the trip!More

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Rob H, Owner at Hemswell Antiques Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you lawguy for taking the time to leave us a review. I am very pleased that our staff delivered the great customer service we pride ourselves on. We have had a lot of new dealers move into Hemswell lately, so our stock is changing...More

Reviewed 1 June 2018

Hemswell Antiques Centre have 4x large two floored buildings of good quality Antiques housed in the old RAF buildings spaced around part of an old WWII base. Plenty of free parking (except I believe on Sun & Bank Hols) on what would probably have been...More

Thank Clive U
Rob H, Owner at Hemswell Antiques Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Dear Clive, Thank you so much for your lovely review. We are indeed an old RAF WW11 base which we are very proud of and are going to be hosting a Charity RAF100 1940s weekend 21st and 22nd July 2018, in honor of the centenary...More

Reviewed 25 May 2018 via mobile

So many antique shops to choose from, we had lunch in the cafe which very good value indeed, toilets are clean and the staff friendly.

Thank Garry C
Rob H, Owner at Hemswell Antiques Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you Garry for your review and very pleased you enjoyed your visit. I do hope you will join us again in the future. We look forward to welcoming you again.

Reviewed 29 April 2018

Just passed this location and decided to visit and ended up spending the day there. Masses to see and a very wide variety of items for sale. My first reaction on walking into the Guardhouse was 'oooooooh, Stuff'!! The cafeterias and toilet facilities are excellent...More

Thank gillsmum 5
Rob H, Owner at Hemswell Antiques Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 5 May 2018

Dear Gillsmum5, Thank you so much for your glowing review. It's always nice to hear when people have enjoyed their visit with us; particularly as it was a "just passing" which has now turned into "a must come back" visit. We will look forward to...More

Reviewed 21 April 2018

Came here after spending a morning in Louth on Friday, as Hemswell was on the way back to Lincoln. Did not do all the centres on the complex as time was limited - especially the Guardroom as it is very expensive (Antiques Roadshow) not a...More

Thank special4christopher
Rob H, Owner at Hemswell Antiques Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 22 April 2018

Thank you very much for your review. I do hope you will come again to see the rest of our buildings. It would be great if you do move and get to buy that dream kitchen you have your eye on. So many people come...More

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Marvin881
18 April 2017|
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Response from Rob H | Property representative |
Hello, I am very sorry we do not allow dogs into the buildings. However, there are lots of green areas outside the buildings to walk dogs and we have outside areas at both our coffee shops.
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Annette J
22 February 2015|
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Response from Rob H | Property representative |
Yes there is a Sunday Market and Carboot on the old airfield at Hemswell which is signposted. I believe it is £1 to park at the carboot. It is also £1 to park on the large parade square car park near the Hemswell Antique... More
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Tulalula2014
12 January 2015|
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Response from tony-likes-tearooms | Reviewed this property |
Came out of their a few years back, theft is rife and no one will take responsibility. The only ones making money are the owners of the buildings. Most of the things are overpriced due to the high rents putting up... More
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