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Flatford Mill

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Was here for a few hours but could have easily spent the whole day here. We had amazing weather to... read more

Reviewed today
rhoda m
Sunday visit.

Wow this was our first visit to this place and we weren't disappointed so beautiful lovely place... read more

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Portchester, United Kingdom
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Flatford | Flatford, East Bergholt, Babergh District CO7 6UL, England
+44 1206 298260
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Reviewed today

Was here for a few hours but could have easily spent the whole day here. We had amazing weather to wander around and it is a most beautiful place. Very peaceful although can be very busy with tourists, like us!! It was lovely to read...More

Thank rhoda m
Reviewed today via mobile

Wow this was our first visit to this place and we weren't disappointed so beautiful lovely place to walk to and a nice coffee shop .The scenery is breathtaking.

Thank ANNE T
Reviewed yesterday

We were en route to Suffolk for a holiday and decided, after a three and a half hour drive to stop at Flatford Mill for lunch. We were in two minds whether to have a pub lunch or a sandwich and cake and plumped for...More

Thank uniquelyme
Reviewed 4 days ago

Flatford Mill is really worth visiting. You can see where Constable painted the Hayward. There are some lovel walks and the views are stunning. There is also an RSPB garden here as well as a very good tea room, shop and exhibition of Constable and...More

Thank johnToncent
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Fantastic place to visit, great scenery awesome Walks, beautiful boating lake What a great day out 👍🏻

Thank PC1306
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is a must visit place, the walks are very nice and scenic, there are short and longer walks to suit all. This is Constable country where you can just sit for hours and relax in this tranquil setting. Dogs will love the walks.

Thank DaveQ2324
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We never knew that Flatford mill was as good as it is - beautifully preserved properties and amazing to stand in locations Constable painted from.

Thank danielg00
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is a very peaceful place to visit with the scene little changed from when Constable painted the Hay Wain. We followed the footpath signs to do a circular walk around the area and then went on another walk along the river. This is a...More

Thank Stephen D
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I have visited Flatford a number of times now and I love the picturesque walk by the river. We have also taken a row boat from Flatford and rowed down to Dedham and back which is great fun for all ages. There is also a...More

Thank Leah G
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

we went here on a Friday early as the café opened and was a wise move as apparently it gets a bit crowded at weekends with some coach parties.Flatford Mill and area was lovely and we were greatful for the wheelchair accessable slopes as my...More

Thank gardenman47
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sharon j
12 September 2018|
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Response from Sharon H | Reviewed this property |
We just paid for parking which was £4:00.
Sarah G
21 July 2018|
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Response from peterbaguley1 | Reviewed this property |
It is an unbarried Car Park with no charge. The cost is entry from the Car Park.
Barry W
2 May 2018|
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Response from Tony G | Reviewed this property |
The NT car park is free for members. However I think there’s also disabled parking.