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Dunster National Park Centre

Dunster Steep, Dunster, Exmoor National Park TA24 6SE, England
+44 1643 821835
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A great walk with beautiful scenery

Myself and my teenage son visited Dunster National Park on the last day of our holiday to Somerset... read more

Reviewed 16 June 2018
Victoria K
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got here early but lady opened up and gave me al the guff i needed to visit exmoor cafe open early... read more

Reviewed 26 May 2018
ron c
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A gentle 3.5 mile strole with an Exmoor National Park walk leader to explore North Hill Minehead. Learn about wartime tank training activities on the hill, visit sites of interest and enjoy spectacular views over Exmoor and the Bristol Channel.
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  • Average4%
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Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
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Dunster Steep, Dunster, Exmoor National Park TA24 6SE, England
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Reviewed 16 June 2018

Myself and my teenage son visited Dunster National Park on the last day of our holiday to Somerset, as we wanted to see the Emxoor ponies and red deer. We both enjoyed the walk and we followed the route marks, which were marked clearly offering...More

Thank Victoria K
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Reviewed 26 May 2018

got here early but lady opened up and gave me al the guff i needed to visit exmoor cafe open early outside

Thank ron c
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Reviewed 5 October 2017

At the top of the village hidden from view unless coming from the bypass is the visitor centre next to toilets and car park. There are less artefacts than there used to be and instead the area is taken up by seating in order to...More

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Reviewed 2 October 2017

We were staying in Minhead and we caught the steam train to Dunster. From the moment we got off the train we were in a beautiful place . We followed the signs to Dunster Castle . We walked along a a path at the side...More

Thank Loobylou1963
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Reviewed 13 September 2017

Based at the top of dunster high street,there us an information centre cafe and shop,lots to view,various individual shops and eating houses ,pubs in close proximity

Thank carole j
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Reviewed 14 August 2017

Really worth a visit before you walk into the village from the car park; the staff are exceptionally helpful and the children love the things to see and do . The microscope is a very useful thing for the children to use,close ups of feathers/parts...More

Thank chrisdo2015
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Reviewed 18 July 2017

The National Park Centre, which is close to the main car park, is an excellent place to get more information about all aspects of Exmoor and the surrounding area. The staff were friendly and helpful.

Thank mjc404
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Reviewed 14 May 2017

Dunster Village is a stunning little village and well worth a visit. The shops are wonderful and the choice of where to grab a bite to eat or stay the night is also good. We walked towards a little stream behind the castle and discovered...More

Thank NewForestLife
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Reviewed 17 April 2017 via mobile

Had a fabulous day at the castle and grounds, with stunning views across the valley. We really enjoyed the grounds very well kept beautifully landscaped luckily the weather was great so we could enjoy the walks around the Watermill and the adjoining Dunster village streets....More

1  Thank John S
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Reviewed 16 April 2017

wonderful traditional old building, so lovely to see it preserved for future generations to enjoy. Beware if travelling with small children as it is right on the main road thorough Dunster village

Thank bluebellmadonna
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