Dunster Castle Hotel

A Historic Hotel in Dunster, Somerset (Exmoor)

Heritage Rating: Heritage Rating

High Street
TA24 6SF

Dunster Castle Hotel, Dunster

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Accommodation Description:

Dunster Castle Hotel combines contemporary style with traditional comfort at the foot of the historic National Trust property of Dunster Castle in Exmoor National Park. With the convenience of medieval Dunster's only private car park.

Guests can choose between 3 dining areas serving local produce in a mix of traditional modern and fusion styles then retreat to the sumptuously designed en-suite bedrooms to look over Dunster's cobbled street or tuck into bed and watch a film on your SMART TV. The 8 beautifully appointed bedrooms range from our premier rooms with views over the cobbled street through to more economical options for budget conscious travellers who still wish to have the facilities of our hotel. The Dunster Castle Hotel has the cosy snug bar where guests can relax on leather sofas in low beamed medieval comfort or drink and dine in our Piano Restaurant & Cocktail Bar all of which serve exciting locally produced food and drink to order making adjustments where possible to cater for our guests’ dietary requirements.

The Dunster Castle Hotel prides itself on its menu where local beef lamb pork fish and fresh vegetables are transformed into culinary delights by our team of chefs' led by Head Chef Lauren Smith. There is a large function room called The Great hall which is serviced by the steam carriage bar and soon to be completed Station Courtyard. Off The Great Hall is the conservatory which opens out onto our beer garden area with views towards Dunster Castle Conyger Tower and the church.

The hotel has a large free for guests private car park with monitored parking for 26 cars. The hotel is ideal for couples families walkers and business guests alike and is ideally positioned to explore the beautiful area of Exmoor National Park with many Exmoor pubs and restaurants close by. Excellent base for walkers cyclists and varied outdoor activities why not try us for a short break.

We have a ground floor room which allows for guests' dogs.

3 star rating

From: £70.00

Room Facilities
Direct dial phone
Alarm clock
Pets allowed
Colour television
Hypoallergenic pillows
Internet access
Wireless internet connection
Hypoallergenic bed
CD player
DVD player
Free Wireless internet connection

Lock-up facility for bicycles
Wedding services
Ironing facilities
Wakeup call
Room service
Dry cleaning
Porter service
Internet access (wireless) in public areas
BBQ/Picnic area
Non-smoking (throughout)
Baggage store

Long-term parking
Secure parking
Free parking
On-site parking

Business Facilities
Internet connection (wireless)
Meeting rooms

Dining Facilities
Dining is available throughout the day. Whether breakfasts light lunches cream teas or dinner guests can be sure of the finest Exmoor food & drink in elegant & comfortable surroundings. Breakfast 0800-1100 Lunch 1100-1730 Dinner 1730-2130.

Breakfast (Full cooked)
Breakfast (Continental)

Child Facilities
Games available
Children's menu
Baby listening/monitoring

Pet Policy

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