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Dunster Castle Hotel

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5 High Street, Dunster, Exmoor National Park TA24 6SF England See on map
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Non-Smoking Hotel
Restaurant
Room Service
Family Rooms
3 Star accommodation
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All reviews car park new owners high street sunday roast narrow entrance function room evening meal and breakfast dog friendly room this family run hotel spent one night here mulled cider great central location prices are very reasonable main building owners john wing mirrors staff attentive
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Reviewed July 28, 2016

This hotel has new owners that are working very hard on turning the hotel into a really nice place to stay. The rooms are very nice, spacious and airy, but during the summer months when you have to have the windows open the noise from...More

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Response from Paval-Jay, Owner at Dunster Castle HotelResponded August 18, 2016

Hi Dave and Caz. Many thanks for staying with us, and further thanks for taking the time to post your review. We love to hear that the changes we make to the hotel are making a big difference. As we speak we are continuing to...More

Reviewed July 27, 2016

We have just spent 3 nights at the Hotel and it is difficult to find any criticism. John & Lisa took over the Dunster Castle Hotel only 8 weeks ago and already you can see their stamp on the Hotel. Beautifully decorated, bedrooms are extremely...More

Thank Barrie D
Response from Paval-Jay, Owner at Dunster Castle HotelResponded August 1, 2016

Hi Barrie. Wow, thank you for your fantastic review! It really does mean a lot to hear that we're doing the right thing - from the decor to the staff. We're always excited when it comes to food, and we love to see our guests...More

Reviewed July 26, 2016

We booked in for one night and Dunster is a very pretty, picture-postcard medieval village. On arrival, lots of car-parking space at the back of the hotel and we were met by a cheery new owner, John who carried our suitcase up to an extremely...More

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Response from Paval-Jay, Owner at Dunster Castle HotelResponded August 1, 2016

Hi Sam. It was lovely to meet you. Thank you so much for the great review. It makes it all worth while. We love speaking to guests that are as passionate about food as we are. We've always believed that local, fresh ingredients speak for...More

Reviewed July 23, 2016

Really Great Food in fabulous setting great staff could not be better will definitely be coming back and would highly recommend to good food lovers we will be trying hotel rooms as well next time we come to DunsterMore

Thank windsors049
Response from Paval-Jay, Owner at Dunster Castle HotelResponded July 24, 2016

Hi Windsor049. We're sure that you would love our rooms, so please do book to stay with us soon. Thank you so much for commending our food. It's an area that we're incredibly proud of, and love to hear that people love what our two...More

Reviewed July 23, 2016 via mobile

What a great little hotel we had such a happy couple of days here and what a cute little village , everything in the hotel ticks the right boxes in that old world sort of way , sometimes trying to make things to modern just...More

Thank sirpike
Response from Paval-Jay, Owner at Dunster Castle HotelResponded July 24, 2016

Hi Sir Pike. We're happy to hear that taking the hotel back to a more traditional Hotel and Restaurant hasn't gone unnoticed, and that you like the changes we've made. We also love Dunster village, and are incredibly proud to sit in it's heart. We...More

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Description
Dunster Castle Hotel, has the villages only private car park and is situated at the base of Dunster Castle itself. Many of its rooms face on to the cobbled medieval High Street. The recently refurbished hotel More is under new ownership since June 2016 and has quickly established itself as a luxury boutique hotel and restaurant. All rooms are en-suite and vary from compact budget through to luxurious super-kingsize, and feature SMART TV's, free super-fast broadband, USB charging points, tea/coffee facilities with homemade biscuits, quality amenities, and complemented by stylish designer fabrics. Most, overlook the cobbled high street. The restaurant has the fastest growing reputation in the area for delivering exceptional food sourced from local ingredients complimented by exceptional service in exquisite surroundings. The hotel has the only private car park in Dunster and is free to guests. Less
Hotel class
Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Free Parking
Restaurant
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Room Service
Bar/Lounge
Breakfast included
Banquet Room
Breakfast Available
Conference Facilities
Meeting Rooms
Non-Smoking Hotel
Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Beachfront
Pool
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms, Family Rooms
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
9
Price range
$102 - $183 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Dunster Castle Hotel Somerset
Location
United Kingdom > England > Exmoor National Park > Dunster
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
9
Price range
$102 - $183 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Dunster Castle Hotel Somerset
Location
United Kingdom > England > Exmoor National Park > Dunster
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bluewater_2004
October 19, 2017|
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Response from Louis S | Reviewed this property |
In minehead , 2 miles away.
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Janice C
May 5, 2017|
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Response from John R | Property representative |
Hi Janice C. Yes, we do welcome dogs. There is a room called the stables which has it's own entrance and a small drying area and there is a£10 charge per dog.. In the restaurant we allow dogs in any of the wooden floor... More
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Keith W
April 4, 2017|
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Hi Keith, I think everybody has answered it for you but, yes about 15 or so cars and many 4x4's have entered.
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Room Tips
"Room No. 2 is not suitable for guests of limited mobility. Rooms at the front can be a bit noisy."
nsday_utd
1 week ago
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"IF you want a quiet room ... stay in the main building"
PeterCowen
3 weeks ago
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"Dovecote is a lovely dog friendly room"
Z9358JOstevenh
4 weeks ago
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"Rooms facing the car park might be quieter"
MaryW362
Jul 9, 2018
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