Hiker Café Coronavirus Update
The Hiker Café is now OPEN for take away.
With the easing of lockdown, from the 4th July there will be some outside seating available, the majority of which will be spaced out away from the café. All indoor seating will remain closed for the coming weekend.
We hope to reopen a limited capacity inside seating area from MONDAY 6th July. To enable us to operate with reduced staffing we will continue to serve all food and drinks as take away for the time being.
The Car Park is OPEN
The Toilets are now OPEN
The Land Train is not in service until further notice
Please take your litter home.
29th June 2020
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Hengistbury Head is a natural scenic area of Headland between Bournemouth and Christchurch. It is an area of outstanding beauty with far reaching views of Christchurch Harbour, Mudeford, the Isle of Wight, Poole Bay and Bournemouth.
Hengistbury Head’s beautiful beaches attract visitors from all over the world, boasting lovely walks and stunning views. Walkers can enjoy a variety of terrain from a gentle stroll around the shore of the harbour to a hike over the Headland with its panoramic views. There is also a popular Land Train which operates every day between the Hiker Café and Mudeford Beach.
The area has been designated a Site of Special Scientific Interest (SSSI) due to its significant archaeological importance and natural habitat that supports a wide variety of wildlife and rare plant species.
The Hengistbury Head Visitor Centre, located just a short walk from the café is a great educational resource and definitely worth a visit for those wishing to learn more about this area’s history, geology and wildlife.
Do you allow dogs inside?
Dogs are welcome outside only and water bowls are provided for them. (registered assistance dogs are always welcome)
Is there parking for disabled?
Yes, there are 10 spaces at the café end of the car park (check for charges).
Can I reserve a table?
Under current legislation we can only provide take away.
Do you have a lost property?
Yes, any found items will be kept for at least 1 month.
What time does the Land Train run?
The Land Train is currently out of service until the next half term. Check the Hengistbury Head Land Train Facebook page for updates.
Are there any buses to the Hiker Café?
Not currently however you can get the number 33 Yellow bus to Harbour Road which is around a 10 minute walk.
Alternatively, you can call us on 01202 428552
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