Facilities at Pulborough Brooks

Full facilities information

Visitor centre
  • The Visitor Centre is open from 9.30am - 5pm (every day other than Christmas Day and Boxing Day).
  • A manual wheelchair can be borrowed free of charge for use at the Visitor Centre.
  • Two tramper mobility scooters are available for hire (please book in advance by phoning 01798 875851). These can be used on the wetland trail but are not suitable for the wooded-heathland trail.
Car park
  • 5 Blue Badge spaces
  • No lighting in overflow car park.
  • Drop-off point outside the Visitor Centre.
Toilets

Situated in the Visitor Centre.

Accessible toilets

Situated in the Visitor Centre.

Café
Open 9.30am - 4.30pm
Vegetarian options
Gluten free options
  • Breakfast served from 9.30 am - 11.30 am.
  • Hot drinks, cold drinks, cakes & snacks served throughout the day and hot lunches from 12 noon - 2.30 pm. 
  • Children are welcome, there's no specific children's menu but we are very happy to provide smaller/half-sized portions, we also have highchairs.
  • We serve our own exclusive bird-friendly coffee, produced high in the Nicaraguan rainforest, where the tree canopy is left in place to give a home to wildlife. 
  • Highlights from the menu include daily specials including vegetarian options, a choice of delicious fresh sandwiches and locally-baked cakes.
  • We source locally made cakes, bakery products, milk and ice cream. Our eggs are free-range and we serve Fairtrade teas and coffees. We accept cash and debit/credit cards.
  • To view the full menu and ingredients please visit the 'What's in my dish' website.
Shop

The shop stocks everything you'll need for wildlife gardening from bird food & feeders to bee hotels, nestboxes and advice as well as outdoor clothing, books & gifts and a wide range of binoculars and telescopes.

You could be buying your first pair of binoculars, choosing a suitable gift, or maybe thinking of upgrading your binoculars or telescope. Whatever the reason, we can help you find the one that’s best for you. In addition to our own brand, we are currently offering very competitive prices on the Viking, Nikon, Zeiss, Swarovski and Leica range of optical equipment.

Picnic area
  • Seven picnic tables are available close to the Visitor Centre in our Wildlife Explorer Meadow.
  • Visitors are free to bring their own refreshments with them for picnics.
Binocular hire
Guided walks
Viewing point

Four bird hides and two viewpoints along the wetland trail.

Nature trails
  • Two nature trails.
  • Open daily sunrise to sunset, except Christmas Day.
Educational facilities