We are now OPEN 9am to 4:30pm all week until the evenings become a bit lighter.
Over the Christmas period we will be open every day with the exception of Christmas Day.
Christmas Eve and New Year's Eve we will close a little earlier.
Our indoor and outside seating area is available on a first come basis.
SORRY NO TABLE BOOKINGS
The outside kiosk serving point is generally open every day to make ordering easier for dog walkers
Unfortunately only registered assistant dogs can come indoors.
Further info; (All subject to change)
The Car Park is OPEN until 10pm daily
The Toilets are OPEN during business hours
The Land Train only runs int he Summer and will return in April For info email - email@example.com
Please don't feed the birds and help to keep Hengistbury Head tidy by taking your litter home.
Updated: 29th November 2023
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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?
No. We love dogs but for the comfort of all our customers we request that dogs are to be kept outside where water bowls are provided for them. (registered assistance dogs are always welcome)
Our full menu is available to order from the kiosk to assist customers ordering with a pooch.
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?
All tables are available on a first come basis.
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?
10am to 4pm approx every 30 minutes April-October
Check the Hengistbury Head Land Train Facebook page for updates.
Are there any buses to the Hiker Café?
They'll be back next Summer
Check morebus.co.uk for further info.
Alternatively, you can call us on 01202 428552
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