Facilities & access


  • Welcoming tearoom, serving home made cakes and scones, breakfast, lunches and snacks using local produce. A children's menu and ice creams available. Indoor and outdoor seating options
  • Enjoy amazing views from our lookout
  • Coastal themed gift shop selling a range of local products and Dunwich Heath exclusive gifts
  • Plenty of parking, parking charge for non members (pay & display) - cars £4.80, motor homes £12.50, motorcycles £3.50
  • Coach parking - please book in advance, £35 per day
  • Dogs - welcome throughout the site and allowed in our tearoom
  • Great outdoors guide available for £1.50 - this gives details on the walks and what to see here at Dunwich Heath

Family & children

  • Lots of activities for families, see our information hut for more and pick up a free tracker pack
  • Ranger team are always available to help, give advice and answer questions
  • Heath barn has childrens information, what's on information and comfy seating
  • Childrens play area
  • Picnic area available by heath barn
  • Easily accessible site for pushchairs


  • Mobility parking - two reserved spaces, 60 yards from tea-room
  • Car park viewing point
  • Shop and tearoom - level entrance and accessible
  • Adapted toilet - RADAR toilet immediately outside Coastguard tearoom
  • Grounds - accessible routes but with slopes, undulating terrain and uneven paths with some soft sand. Map of accessible route available
  • One single-seater PMV. Chaffeured multi-seater vehicle. Please book in advance