MICHELIN Travel Discover the world
Home > > > > > > Dunster Castle

Leaving for Great Britain

Advertisement

Dunster Castle Recommended Recommended

Dunster Castle
Logo LeGuideVert

Dunster Castle Recommended Recommended : Michelin's recommendations

Bibendum
The sandstone castle overlooks the town from a tor where Saxon fortifications once stood. It was built by the Norman baron, William de Mohun but, by 1374, the Mohun line was dying out and the castle was sold to Lady Elizabeth Luttrell. When George Fownes Luttrell inherited the property in 1867, he commissioned the architect, Anthony Salvin, to transform the castle and give it the appearance of a fortified Jacobean manor house.

Useful Information

Opening hours :

  • mid Mar-end Oct: 11am-5pm

Top of page