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Bunbury Mill

Open today: Closed
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May not need to eat again this year

Didn't have time for the 45 minutes tour today. But decided to try the tea shop. Great decision... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Alan B
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A short but wonderful visit

We stopped off on a long trip home to see the staircase locks just down the road but fortunately... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Whiteley, United Kingdom
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“home made cakes”(14 reviews)
“guided tour”(16 reviews)
A restored and operational water mill. This historical building is open every Sunday afternoon 1-5pm from March to 26th October (BST). A tour of the mill lasts around 40 minutes and takes you on a victorian journey, from the arrival of the wheat to...more
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Mill Lane | Bowes Gate Road, Bunbury CW6 9PP, England
+44 1829 733244
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Didn't have time for the 45 minutes tour today. But decided to try the tea shop. Great decision. The lovely ladies in the teashop had made the most scrumptious cakes I have ever come across. For this reason alone I will be back. Will be...More

Thank Alan B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stopped off on a long trip home to see the staircase locks just down the road but fortunately saw the sign to the Mill and tea room - what an amazing find!! We were only able to stay a short time so we’re given...More

Thank racthejunipers
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

A fantastic place run entirely by volunteers from the village. There is a genuine friendly community feeling about the place and it is the enthusiasm and dedication of tge locals that has saved this place from dereliction. We had a very informative tour of the...More

Thank Simon C
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We really enjoyed our visit to the mill. Situated in a lovely setting with a pond and ducks to feed. Excellent guided tour from Barry who was very friendly and knowledgeable and kept our 6 year old entertained by asking him to find and count...More

Thank Aga R
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Lovely little place in a beautiful setting. Knowledgeable guide. Cafe very busy, possibly due to the Amazing cakes. Nice bread too.

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Reviewed 16 September 2018 via mobile

Visited Bunbury Mill today on a very rainy day. The mill was easy to find and very reasonably priced. Had a tour with a very knowledgable and engaging guide and was pleasantly suprised she took just the two of us around rather than having to...More

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Reviewed 22 August 2018 via mobile

Well what a find! tucked out of the way working museum I suppose it should be called, with their own milled Flour. Cafe with a lovely outlook over the pond from the outside seating area. To mention Home made food, just doesn’t do it justice,...More

Thank Richard K
Reviewed 17 August 2018

I follow Bunbury Mill on Instagram and have been meaning to go for a while to try their amazing-looking cakes. So I went last weekend and spent a lovely couple of hours there. We went for a tour around the little mill. The volunteer guide...More

Thank Sazzer_12
ken b, Chairman of the Trust at Bunbury Mill, responded to this reviewResponded 18 August 2018

Pleased you came, enjoyed the tour and the cakes. One tends to forget the heretage - a Mill has been on this site for over 1000years - that’s a long time and here we are still enjoying it. Thanks for taking time to give such...More

Reviewed 12 August 2018

We visited Bunbury Mill today what a great half day we had. The mill is situated in a very pretty area and is kept open by dedicated and enthusiastic volunteers. Our tour guide, Peter was very interesting, amusing and a font of knowledge. I have...More

1  Thank IlikeEngland
Reviewed 7 August 2018

A group from NWR Nantwich and Audlem group enjoyed a fascinating visit to the mill. The devotion and enthusiasm of the volunteer guides was very evident as they showed us around the mill and demonstrated the workings telling us about the amazing restoration work. Then...More

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12 May 2018|
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Response from ken b | Property representative |
Yes - very welcome
Christine G
12 September 2017|
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Response from 417smartcar | Reviewed this property |
Open weekend only by appointment during the week