Facilities at West Canvey Marsh

Full facilities information

Visitor centre

No visitor centre.

Car park

Open daily from 9.00am to 5.00pm (or dusk if earlier). Open throughout the year, except Christmas day, Boxing day and New Years day. 

  • 30 spaces
  • 2 Blue Badge spaces
  • Car park entrance is off the roundabout with Canvey Road and Roscommon Way.
  • There is a height restriction of 7 feet (2.1 metres).
  • Bike racks with space for 16 bikes.

Nearest toilets can be found at Morrisons supermarket, 0.6 mile (1km) from reserve.

Accessible toilets

Nearest accessible toilet facilities can be found at Morrisons supermarket, 0.6 mile (1km) from reserve.


Nearest cafe is Morrison’s supermarket, SS8 0PT, 0.6 mile (1km) from reserve.


No shop on-site.

Pushchair friendly
Viewing point

There are two open-backed hides, one viewing screen and two open viewing mounds.  

Nature trails

There are 2 miles (3.4km) of nature trails.