We turned up on a busy sunny Sunday and sat outside - ordered a Ploughmans each (one veggie one with extra cheese) and it was really lovely, food did not take long to arrive even though they were busy. Very friendly helpful staff and we...More
Compton Abbas Airfield
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We always enjoy visiting this airfield. This time there was a gathering of classic aircraft that were flying in and out most of the day. There was also a gathering of a variety of classic cars. There is plenty of free parking space and there...More
Lovely friendly people, amazing views, everyone feels so welcome there, plenty of parking space. bar area as well as the cafe, tiolets are clean and maintained regularly. food is of a very good quality.
As a private pilot my family gave me a birthday treat of a flight in a WW2 Harvard aircraft. Better still, whilst I enjoyed myself immensely, three generations of family non-fliers had a great time on the ground. The unbeatable combination of good food, warm...More
This place is just as amazing several visits after the first! The food is great and good value for money, and if you pick a good day, the activity on the airfield is just non-stop! Would recommend this to anyone, especially if you have kids...More
Hi there, Thank you very much for your review! Hope to see you again soon. All the best, Laura
I’ve been past here loads of times but tried it for breakfast and was very impressed. Standard breakfast £7, large £9. Bacon and sausage very good, one of the best breakfasts we’ve had out. Beautiful views, unfortunately windy whilst we were there so no landing...More
Hi ! Thank you very much for your kind review ! Hope to see you again soon, Laura & team
Having walked to the airfield over the downs on a previous trip we had heard very good reports of the food and so booked a table. The food was very good homemade and reasonable and the view over the airfield is stunning,i believe it is...More
Hi Peter and Karen, Thank you very much for your great review! We hope to welcome you back again soon. All the best, Laura
I had the choice of three clubs to continue my flying. I am so glad I chose Compton Abbas. The staff and instructors are friendly and professional and the venue is a stunning location to watch the flying while enjoying a coffee or meal.
Thank you very much johnm! Laura
I've been a student pilot at Compton since October 2017. As a 20 year old woman at the time, deciding which flying club to go with was really important. Initially I had met with BCFT, of whom had recommended Compton Abbas. I arranged to meet...More
What a lovely review, thank you very much :) ! Laura
I learned to fly at Compton fifteen years ago and always enjoy returning to fly, watching the many aircraft movements and enjoying the great food. This must be one of the best airfield experiences in the UK.
Thank you :)