Data Protection

At Dungeness Bird Observatory we take security of your data very seriously. The data we hold is kept securely on a password protected device and we never pass on any information to a third party. For more information please read our Data Policy available here.

Corona Virus Update

We are very pleased to be accepting booking at the Observatory. In order to keep staff and visitors as safe as possible, we will be requesting that you take a Lateral Flow Test (provided) before you first come in. The hides will be open for 'Friends of DBOT'. However, we would request that you continue to observe safe practises and sanitiser and spray will continue to be provided to clean down the handles and closures in the hide after you have used it.

Please forward any Dungeness recording area records to the Warden.
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Contact & Accommodation


The Observatory has dormitory-style accommodation for up to nine people in two rooms of four and five beds, and is fully double glazed with central heating. There is a well equipped kitchen and wifi. Visitors should bring their own food, their own sleeping bag (or sheets) and pillowcases and their own washing gear. Current charges are £15 per night, or £10 for "Friends".
Applications to stay should be made to The Warden:        

By mail:      
   Dungeness Bird Observatory,
   11 RNSSS Cottages,
   Dungeness,  
   Romney Marsh,
   Kent TN29 9NA
via e-mail:

   dungenessobs@vfast.co.uk     
 by telephone:

 

   01797-321309