Facilities & access


  • Shop - local and original gifts
  • Visit Dunster village for more shops and places to eat
  • Parking, 300 yards
  • Tours available - please contact us before you visit
  • Groups welcome - please contact us before you visit
  • Toilet facilities

Family & children

  • Baby-changing facilities
  • Front-carrying baby slings for loan
  • Family and children's guides
  • Children's quiz/trail
  • Wheel-friendly route in gardens
  • Buggy park
  • Family events and activity days


  • Steep slopes and many steps
  • Braille guide
  • Sensory experience
  • Designated mobility parking in main car park
  • Wheelchair-accessible transfer and drop-off point
  • Building - on steep slope. Steps to ground floor. Stairs to other floors. Limited access via mobile stairclimber. Please telephone in advance to check availability and suitability of stairclimber and PMVs
  • Adapted toilets by shop and ticket office. No toilet at castle
  • Grounds - partly accessible, steep slopes. Map of accessible route. Steep paths. Two single-seater PMVs