Eating & shopping
Knights and castles
Children can now dress up as a knight or princess and defend the castle with our great range of children's dressing up items.
They can wield a sword and shield or brandish a bow and arrow.
Our range of toiletries with soft, sweet fragrances, inspired by the beautiful Italian countryside.
Handy history guide
Get the most from your visit to Dunster Castle and gardens with our new, handy sized souvenir guide book.
It has full-colour photographs, reconstruction drawings, historical images and a tour of the castle.
The guide book is available from our stables shop or at either of the two reception points on entry.
Tea-room or picnic?
A place to picnic
Feel free to picnic anywhere in the grounds, or there's a designated picnic area with benches near our car park.
Picnic at the castle
If you fancy spoiling yourself, you can have a tailor-made, bespoke picnic lunch to enjoy in the castle gardens.
Arrive on the Dunster Castle Express and enjoy a pre-arranged lunch at your chosen place in the gardens, with or without waitress service.
To book please contact 01643 821314.
Dunster watermill tea-room
Enjoy a refreshing cup of tea or indulge yourself with a slice of cake at the watermill tea-room.
Please note the watermill tea-room is run as a private business and not by the National Trust.