Destination guide

Head to the historical city of Dunster

Enjoy the history and other features of Dunster. Revered for its restaurants, gardens and bars, this city is both welcoming and relaxing. Dunster Castle and Bakelite Museum are just a couple of the must-see attractions in the area. If you're looking for accommodation options with space to entertain friends and family, HomeAway has plenty of options to choose from. Many rental homes offer full kitchens and laundry facilities, perfect for big groups.

Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Dunster

Whether you're looking for adventure or just want to appreciate the scenery, Dunster is a great place to get outside. These are a few of the area's most eye-catching natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Dunster Beach (0.9 mi / 1.4 km)
  • Minehead Beach (2 mi / 3.2 km)
  • Dunkery Beacon (6.5 mi / 10.5 km)
  • Greencombe Gardens (7.4 mi / 12 km)
  • Exmoor National Park (9.7 mi / 15.6 km)
  • Wills Neck (11.9 mi / 19.1 km)
How to get there

How to get to and around Dunster

The nearest airport is in Cardiff (CWL-Cardiff Intl.), located 15.4 mi (24.7 km) from the city centre. If you're unable to find a flight that fits your schedule, you might consider flying into Exeter (EXT-Exeter Intl.), which is 31.4 mi (50.5 km) away.

How many holiday rentals are available around Dunster?

Our 2020 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 337 holiday lettings around Dunster. From 23 houses to 272 cabins, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends for a long holiday or a weekend break.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Dunster? offers a large selection of holiday accommodations near great places in Dunster. From travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Dunster Castle: 852 holiday lettings
  • Dunster Working Watermill: 842 holiday lettings
  • The Chocolate House: 850 holiday lettings
  • Barry Island Beach: 839 holiday lettings
  • Cardiff International Sports Village: 582 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Dunster listed on where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Houses in Dunster?

Yes, of course. offers 23 Houses in Dunster. Our other popular types of Dunster holiday rentals include:

  • Cabins: 272 self catering accommodations
  • Cottages: 272 self catering accommodations
  • Flats: 28 self catering accommodations

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other holiday rentals including Bungalows and more.

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Dunster?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 33 holiday homes with pool available in Dunster. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.