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Dunster Castle

Dunster, Exmoor National Park, England
+44 1643 821314
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Ghost Tour

Had a great night at Dunster castle on Halloween night, great fun from the car park to the end of... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Weston-super-Mare, United Kingdom
via mobile
Excellent winter tour and fascinating flour mill

We visited on a very wet wintry day but was delighted by the well maintained gardens, and really... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
London, United Kingdom
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Dunster, Exmoor National Park, England
+44 1643 821314
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Had a great night at Dunster castle on Halloween night, great fun from the car park to the end of the tour. Would recommend to anyone. Staff really nice and friendly. The ghosts were a bit offish lol. Great value at £12.50 a head for...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We visited on a very wet wintry day but was delighted by the well maintained gardens, and really well informed and engaging staff who were just bursting to share their knowledge.

Thank SallyJessie
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Dunster provides the perfect opportunity for a family fun day out - particularly, during the school holidays. The Halloween events were splendid and only a very reasonable fee for participation. Amazing staff/actors/volunteers were around to ensure the event ran smoothly and the event was tailored...More

Thank EnglishTeacher7
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The castle is absolutely amazing the grounds are breathtakingly beautiful and the little village near the castle is magical only wish we had spent more time there

Thank AnniUK
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We arrived at the castle early November so the main house was closed. However the entry fee was reduced but luckily we arrived just before the behind the scenes tour was about to commence. The tour guide was excellent, the tour lasted for 45 mins...More

Thank Mike02
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Iv been to Dunster castle 3 times now and I love going , I'm a big fan of history so this place is a must .

Thank lauramag68
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Dunster castle is a really amazing place to visit very interesting building as well as great gardens in which to walk round and the views from the terrace are wonderful.

Thank paulnewell9
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Beautiful National Trust property with stunning views and very welcoming. The guides are extremely informative and helpful. The way that Dunster village just runs straight into the Estate is lovely and Dunster itself is well worth the visit.

Thank Graham H
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We become National Trust members for our touring of England and came to Dunster on a beautiful fall day to see the Castle. It certainly was spectacular, with a lot of history since William the Conqueror. However, the unexpected treats were the amazing gardens, where...More

Thank pasowine
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

A very family friendly day out. Great history, and beautiful scenery. We also visited the local pub for a sunday roast which was really tasty.

Thank Chris E
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8 November 2017|
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Response from sonsofanarchy1 | Reviewed this property |
The gardens. Not sure about the castle as such but you don't necessarily need to visit the castle the gardens are as beautiful as castle. however some slopes.
10 July 2017|
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Response from Julie K | Reviewed this property |
No dogs inside the castle
29 August 2016|
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Response from Livesbythec | Reviewed this property |
Sorry I don't know, but the national trust website is pretty useful. They do have buggies to run people from the car park to the castle, but not sure about the facilities inside.