If you are planning a trip to Exmoor, Dunster is a perfect place to make a base, and there are plenty of beautiful self catering holiday cottages, situated within the town. There are over 200 listed buildings in Dunster with the 11th Century Dunster Castle being the focal point of the village. Dunster is also famous for it’s “Dunster by candlelight” pageant at Christmas and hosts an amazing Christmas market.
Dunster is situated within the Exmoor National Park and is surrounded by stunning rolling countryside, packed with wildlife, such as, Red Deer and Exmoor Ponies and above you in the skies you can see rare birds like Red Kites and Buzzards. From Dunster you can set out on spectacular walks and the North Devon coast is not far away.