STORE DETAILS

53 High Street
Southwold
Suffolk IP18 6DJ

01502 723291

southwold@observatory.co.uk

OPENING HOURS

Monday – Saturday 9.00 – 05.00
Sunday Closed

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OUR SERVICES

EYE EXAMINATIONS

An eye examination is an important health check on your eyes, whether you need spectacles or not.

EYE EXAMINATIONS

An eye examination is an important health check on your eyes, whether you need spectacles or not.

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CHILDREN EYECARE

We have a wide range suitable for all ages from very small children, to up to date designs for the fashion conscious older child.

CHILDREN EYECARE

We have a wide range suitable for all ages from very small children, to up to date designs for the fashion conscious older child.

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CONTACT LENSES

It is now easier and more comfortable to wear contact lenses than ever before. No longer do you have to be either a contact lens or spectacle wearer.

CONTACT LENSES

It is now easier and more comfortable to wear contact lenses than ever before. No longer do you have to be either a contact lens or spectacle wearer.

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ABOUT

Observatory Opticians – Southwold

Sitting quietly on the High Street of the quaint seaside town of Southwold, Observatory the Opticians offers both residents and holiday makers an exemplary service. Recently refurbished, urban meets seaside creates a stylish and welcoming environment to choose your glasses or have a sight test. Jacqui and the team compliment the surroundings with their relaxed yet highly professional service, actively seeking to provide customers with the perfect experience every time.

Parking along the high street is available, though often full. Parking along the edge of the common is available, which is around a 10 minute walk from the practice.

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Jacqui Sayer

Practice Manager and Optical Dispenser Jacqui joined the team in 2007, bringing her own style to the practice. Jacqui has a real passion for customer service and actively seeks to make every visit to the practice special for each customer. She also has a passion for colour, so there is always a bold selection of frames alongside the more traditional ones.

Rene Moor

Optometrist, Rene joined the practice in 2007, having previously been in optics for 20 years. Rene understands the value of putting his patients at ease throughout the examination, whilst carrying out a comprehensive eye examination to the highest standards.

Julia Thurston

Assistant Manager Julia has been part of the team since 2008, having had 12 years in optics before joining us. Julia’s warm and relaxed approach to customer service helps to really build a great rapport with her customers.

Jo Birtwistle

Optical Assistant Jo came to join us in 2013 and has become part of an exceptional team. Jo is very efficient and takes pride in her work, both customer services and supporting her team.

Molly Chambers

Optical dispenser Molly joined us in 2017, having had 3 years previous experience. Molly's enthusiasm for spectacles and contact lenses ensures a great experience!

Mornie Weakley

Optical dispenser Mornie joined us in 2018, having had 3 years previous experience in optics. She is currently studying to qualify as a dispensing optician at Anglia Ruskin University in Cambridge.