Dunster Castle Hotel
Dunster Castle Hotel ensuite bedroom
Stylish interior of the Dunster Castle Hotel

Dunster Castle Hotel

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4 star Silver award holders, The Dunster Castle Hotel offers contemporary style with traditional comfort at the foot of the historic National Trust property of Dunster Castle, in Exmoor National Park. Rooms from £90 per night inclusive of full Exmoor breakfast

With 6 individually furnished luxury ensuite bedrooms the hotel has recently been refurbished to a very high standard offering high quality Exmoor accommodation.

The hotel has a Cellar Bar and Squires Restaurant which serve locally produced food. There is a private function room which opens out onto the large back garden area with views towards the Church. The hotel has a large private parking area.

The hotel is ideal for families with children and is ideally positioned to explore the beautiful area of Exmoor National Park with many Exmoor pubs and restaurants close by.


The Dunster Castle Hotel prides itself on it’s Exmoor food menu, using locally sourced Somerset Pork, Red Ruby Devon Beef and Exmoor Lamb. All meat comes from locally sourced butchers.

When the Dunster Castle Hotel came up for sale the new owners were determined to bring the old building back to its former glory. They have now successfully transformed the old building into a high quality hotel with an elegant restaurant serving the finest food, whilst still catering for the locals with a Cellar Bar offering good bar food and above all friendly service.


The Dunster Castle Hotel building dates back to about 1750 and was once the home of the Luttrel family and various managers who worked on the estate.

The Dunster Castle Hotel lies at the foot of the medieval, cobbled High Street and Dunster Castle with the medieval Yarn Market at the top of the road. You can walk directly from the Hotel to Dunster Castle and the Gardens, the ancient Dunster Water Mill and Gallox Bridge.

Things to do in Exmoor National Park:

Dunster Castle a National Trust property; an ancient castle with fine interiors and subtropical gardens.

Minehead Golf Course an 18-hole, 6153 yard, par 71 golf course

Exmoor Safari exploor exmoor by 4X4

Exmoor Falconry falconry experience days

Lynton and Lynmouth picturesque towns of Lynton and Lynmouth and the world famous Cliff railway

Hestercombe Gardens a unique collection of three gardens spanning three centuries of garden history and design

The West Somerset Railway the longest steam railway in the UK

South West Coastal Path enjoy wonderful coastal scenery, wildlife and heritage

Coleridge Way walk enjoying spectacular scenery

Tropiquaria an animal and adventure park that's a great day out for all the family

Toore Cider Farm free admission and open all year round

The Doone Valley 



Rooms start from £90 per room/per night, including a full Exmoor breakfast


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Contact Details

Dunster Castle Hotel
High Street
Exmoor National Park
TA24 6SF
T: +44(0)1643 823030