Queenswood Cafe

Find out about Queenswood Cafe, toilet faciities, pinic area and more.

Queenswood Café

An independent, family run café in a restored timber-framed building, just next door to the Visitor Centre. Serving drinks, snacks, ice creams and hot meals inside, the Queenswood Café is open from 9.00am to 3pm daily, with the takeaway hatch staying open until 4pm. Indoor seating with table service is available, as well as al fresco seating.


There are also plenty of picnic tables, as well as three on-site barbecues at Queenswood with more benches located at various points along each of the trails.

Pizza Oven

£35 all day hire – great for family get-togethers or children’s birthday parties!

The cost includes the hire of the Pizza Oven between 10.30am and 3pm, equipment, firewood (grown on site at Queenswood), kindling and fire-lighters.

The Pizza Oven must be booked in advance through the Vistor Centre. Please call them directly on 01432 530088.

NB. These terms are for personal hire only. For commercial hire rates, please contact us on 01432 530088 / info@queenswoodandbodenhamlake.org.

Full details about how to book, terms & conditions of hire and instructions on how to use the pizza oven can be downloaded below.


The toilets are located between the Visitor Centre and cafe and are usually open between 9am and 4pm daily.

Accessible toilet with baby changing facilities also available.

Electric Mobility Vehicles

Please bring your own all terrain mobility vehicle with you to explore the arboretum, or hire our electric mobility trike for 1-2 hours in return for a £5 donation. Advance bookings via the Visitor Centre: 01432 530088.