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Knockando Woolmill

The Woolmill | Knockando, Aberlour AB38 7RX, Scotland
+44 1340 810345
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Wonderful place to visit and eat!

Had wanted to visit for a while and finally got there this week - worth every minute of the 1.5hour... read more

Reviewed 5 weeks ago
Inverness, United Kingdom
Lovely local mill

We loved walking around the grounds and checking out the different buildings of the mill. We were... read more

Reviewed 12 October 2017
Michelle L
via mobile
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Deep in the Spey Valley, Knockando Woolmill continues an unbroken 200 year old tradition, producing woven fabric on its historic looms. The Visitor Centre, Cafe and Shop are open Tuesday - Sunday from 10am - 4pm, March to October. For updates and news about the Woolmill see our website and Facebook page.
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  • Very good29%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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The Woolmill | Knockando, Aberlour AB38 7RX, Scotland
+44 1340 810345
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Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Had wanted to visit for a while and finally got there this week - worth every minute of the 1.5hour drive from home and spent a great 3.5hours here enjoying the wonderful home cooked food, talking to the very knowledgable staff in the mill, a...More

Thank Squalltripper
Reviewed 12 October 2017 via mobile

We loved walking around the grounds and checking out the different buildings of the mill. We were unable to get the wifi to work in order to download their app for the self guided tour, however the posted signs provided plenty of information. The gift...More

Thank Michelle L
Reviewed 11 October 2017

Interesting restored woollen mill with a really, really great cafe! Wonderful down to earth, tasty and satisfying lunches and cakes. You may have a bit of a wait as food is made to order, but it's worth the wait! Also has a lovely shop with...More

Thank MichelleShail M
Reviewed 1 October 2017

I went on a tour of the restored wool mill and learning about how they create the wool clothing - and how, even though the process has evolved over the years, they are still using machines from the 1800s - was totally fascinating!! I knew...More

Thank Colleen B
Reviewed 30 September 2017 via mobile

I went on a work trip to the wool mill. I thought it sucessfully showed how a historic building can be restored and yet still be in use

Thank equalities_champion
Reviewed 24 September 2017

We were only after a quick lunch, which was provided quickly and efficiently. We only wanted soup and sandwiches, and these were really good. We did not have time to go round the mill itself.

Thank bpridden
Reviewed 16 September 2017

I spend a afternoon here when I got to Spey side river area. The staff was very friendly and the products that they provide are excellent value and will last a lifetime. I ordered the tweed material after I arrived home and it will make...More

Thank zeddsaver
Reviewed 14 September 2017 via mobile

If you don't know anything about industry or machinery you might enjoy a few moments in the mill house. Unfortunately that is where the interest ends. The drive from the road is scenic and enjoyable to travel on. Once at Knockando Woolmill car park the...More

Thank SteveR67Durham
Reviewed 31 August 2017

I guess all travellers and visitors are always willing and expecting to find a new, different and interesting sight and experience that helps them to forget the hustle and bustle of city life as well as routine work, something that gives them a thrill or...More

Thank paulinha19
Reviewed 22 August 2017

On holiday in Speyside and decided to match up the mill with a nearby visit to the Speyside Cooperage. Rge woolmill is a bit off the beaten track but once you find the place just try and get fixed up with one of the small...More

Thank digitraisedwhenasked
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