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Freeport Braintree

Charter Way | Chapel Hill, Braintree CM77 8YH, England
+44 1376 348168
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We like Freeport. There are a good selection of shops for everyone. Plenty of places to eat and... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Joann K
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Braintree, United Kingdom
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shopping

A good shopping outlet with a wide variety of shops. Bargains can be found and plenty of shops to... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Mr & Mrs R
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Set in a relaxing village environment, Freeport Braintree offers an escape from the stresses of city shopping. Everything you need is right here, from great places to eat to fantastic offers and events from over 85 stores! Parking is FREE for up to 6 hours. Freeport Braintree shoppers who use the car park for more than 6 hours will need to extend their unlimited, free parking by visiting the Tourist Information Centre opposite Next Clearance to validate their ticket and avoid a penalty charge.
  • Excellent27%
  • Very good39%
  • Average18%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible9%
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“ted baker” (21 reviews)
“designer shops” (21 reviews)
“free parking” (41 reviews)
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Charter Way | Chapel Hill, Braintree CM77 8YH, England
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+44 1376 348168
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We like Freeport. There are a good selection of shops for everyone. Plenty of places to eat and free parking. What more could you need? Definitely worth a visit.

Thank Joann K
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Reviewed 5 days ago

A good shopping outlet with a wide variety of shops. Bargains can be found and plenty of shops to choose from. Eating places available.

Thank Mr & Mrs R
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Had a lovely evening. Our first time at a Bill’s restaurant. The food was excellent. The staff were attentive and our waitress Polly was really helpful, polite and full of smiles. Will certainly be going again and taking friends with us too

Thank 164annon
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Freeport, Braintree is an interesting shopping outlet on the outskirts of Braintree, Essex easily accessible from A120. A busy shopping experience is something I've always had at Freeport, Braintree. Plenty of stores to wander in/out of with a fair few carrying design names at fairly...More

Thank BA6979
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We spent an hour or so here on a Saturday morning. It was a surprise that most of the shops don't open until 10am!!!! Luckily Next opens earlier than the other shops so we spent a few minutes in Next waiting for the other places...More

Thank woodielisa
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Friday morning and fairly empty, room in the car parks. Children are at school so much more relaxed than at the weekend. Fair range of retail shops from well known brands with bargains to be had. Clothes, bedding, cooking etc with several coffee shops and...More

Thank ChazJJ
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Freeport as a "designer village" has a good range of branded shops primarily discounting previous years clothing and other ranges - Nike, Next, Mountain Warehouse amongst others. There is also a main Next, Pets at Home, American Golf, B&Q, TK Maxx and few others. Also...More

Thank Phil R
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Called in with my wife as we were passing by. Quite busy, but then it was a Saturday afternoon. The place is generally clean and appears to be well kept. I have found there are a few bargains about, but generally the shop prices are...More

Thank Rayoz
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Jenn B, Guest Relations Manager at Freeport Braintree, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Dear Rayoz, Thank you for taking the time to leave this review, we're pleased to hear that you found the centre to be clean and tidy on your visit. We were disapointed to read your comments regarding the fooball being kicked around, we're sorry to...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Many old favourites from a retail perspective, but quite a few empty lots too. Easy to navigate & maps available also. 6 hours free parking is a real plus. Just ok.More

Thank Leiyu
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Jenn B, Guest Relations Manager at Freeport Braintree, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Dear Leiyu, Thank you for taking the time to leave us this review, we're sorry to hear you were disapointed following your recent visit. We're pleased however to read that you found the centre easy to navigate and the free parking to be a plus...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Great bargain when there are sales. Parking is free for the 6 hours. Plenty of toilets and restaurants to fill your palate.

Thank suenmooi
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Jenn B, Guest Relations Manager at Freeport Braintree, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear Suenmooi Thank you for taking the time to leave us a five star review! We're so pleased to hear you enjoyed your sale shopping, and we look forward to welcoming you back again soon. Kind Regards, Guest Relations Team

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experiment626evilc
14 April 2018|
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Response from GuestServicesFB | Property representative |
Hi there, there isn't a chinese buffet in the outlet centre anymore, but we do have Pizza Express, Bills and Wildwood within the outlet for you to dine in. There are also a number of resturants in the adjacent Braintree... More
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RoamsweetRome
21 February 2018|
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Response from GuestServicesFB | Property representative |
Hi there, Bills is located to the right hand side of the main entrance to Freeport Braintree Outlet; behind Regatta. We hope this helps.
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