Timber Lodge Café

Nestled in the stunning natural landscape of the north of the Park, this fantastic café and community centre provides visitors with a relaxing space to sit and chat over a drink and something to eat while the kids discover new adventures in the exciting Tumbling Bay Playground.

Timber Lodge Café is open daily, offering beautifully made award-winning coffee, freshly baked pastries and handmade deli sandwiches as well as cakes and snacks. Enjoy drinks indoors with a stunning view of the Park, or out on the terrace on a sunny day. It's perfect for kids too, with an added bonus of being next to Tumbling Bay adventure playground
Timber Lodge Café proudly works with other social enterprises to sell coffee that does good and to support suppliers that are doing good. 


Events and private hire

Timber Lodge Café has an incredibly bright and airy events space that opens out into the beautiful surrounding parkland. It has its own entrance with the option of an indoor or outdoor dispense bar. With a fantastic selection of everything from casual buffets and BBQs to fine dining and Christmas party menus, there is something to suit every occasion for up to 200 people across both spaces. 

  • Please get in touch with the team if you'd like to host an event or hire our meeting space. It's perfect for:

    • Christmas and summer parties
    • Children's birthday parties
    • Weddings
    • Conferences and away days
    • Charity hires

     For more information on hiring out this space and for general enquiries please email [email protected] or call 07840971541.

  • With dedicated wheelchair access, Timber Lodge Café is completely accessible and has a fully-equipped Changing Places toilet.

    Three dedicated Blue Badge parking spaces are available for visitors to the Timber Lodge and Tumbling Bay Playground located on Olympic Park Avenue, directly adjacent to the venue.  

    Please note, these are on-street parking spaces and we are currently in the process of increasing the number of permanent dropped kerbs along this street. 

    The Timber Lodge and the Tumbling Bay playground won the 2014 Civic Trust Award and the Selwyn Goldsmith Award for Universal Design for its approach to accessibility, of which we are very proud.

Disabled Access Guides 

Timber Lodge Cafe Disabled Access Guides