British Beaches

Sand, sea, sun, surf and scones

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Dunster North West Beach

Dunster, Somerset

A large sand and shingle beach which you can drive your car onto. There is a large picnic area.

Beach Type



Beach shops


Mini Golf and Fishing

Nature and Wildlife

Plenty of local coastal walks. There is a wildlife walk on the camp site

Water Quality





An area of the beach is kept dog free.

Awards and Recommendations

Marine Conservation Society Recommended

Tourist Information

MINEHEAD TIC 17 Friday Street. Minehead Somerset.TA24 5UB Tel: +44 (0) 1643 702624


Nearest town: Dunster
County: Somerset
Latitude/Longitude: 51.1994, -3.43572
Postcode: TA24 6TH
(postcode is for sat-nav purposes only, and may not represent the actual address of the beach)

Explore more of the area around Carhampton, Somerset at Explore Britain.


Dunster is situated on the A39 coastal road and the beach is signposted from this road.


Ample pay and display parking

Nearby Car Parks

Dunster Beach, Minehead (Unknown stay).
About 0.7 miles away
Dunster Steep, Dunster (Long stay).
About 1 miles away
Dunster Castle, Dunster (Unknown stay).
About 1.1 miles away
Warren Road Upper, Minehead (Long stay).
About 1.2 miles away
Park Street, Dunster (Long stay).
About 1.4 miles away
Station, Minehead (Long stay).
About 1.6 miles away
Alexandra Road, Minehead (Long stay).
About 1.7 miles away
North Road, Minehead (Long stay).
About 1.7 miles away
Summerland, Minehead (Short stay).
About 1.8 miles away
Clanville, Minehead (Long stay).
About 1.9 miles away

Accomodation Links

Hotels and Guest Houses in Dunster