Hiker Café 'Stay at Home' Coronavirus Update
Keeping People Happy
The Hiker Café kiosk is OPEN for take away everyday until further notice, for local customers and dog walkers taking daily exercise.
Serving our fresh ground coffee, homemade cakes, hot food and ice cream.
We strongly encourage any of our customers from other areas not to visit Hengistbury Head until it is considered safe to do so.
HANDS - Hand sanitisers are available for customer use.
FACE - Wear a mask when ordering.
SPACE - Floor markers are in place outside to help everyone with their distancing when there is a queue.
The Car Park is OPEN until 10PM daily
The Toilets are OPEN during business hours
The Land Train is not in service until further notice
Please take your litter home.
Updated: 5th January 2021
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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?
We can only sell take away food and drinks at the moment.
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. 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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