Luttrell Arms Hotel, Dunster, Minehead, Somerset
Luttrell Arms Hotel is a famous landmark hotel, dates from the 13th Century and has spectacular medieval features and picturesque gardens. Today's atmosphere is relaxed, informal and unique and the comfortable bars are open all day serving all meals, local ales, carefully chosen wines and a selection of tempting menu items for breakfast, lunches and dinners.
This much loved hotel at the top of the High Street directly overlooks Dunsters famous Yarn Market and has remained mostly unchanged, having been lovingly restored with the aim of retaining the unique and charming features of bygone days and carefully combining these with the essential contemporary comforts required by 21 Century guests.
28 en suite bedrooms are all furnished and equipped to the highest standards, providing the comfort and ambience that guests would expect from this famous hotel bearing the aristocratic name of the Luttrell family whose imposing castle defines Dunster and the surrounding area. Within the ancient building, there are many interesting architectural features and antiques including 5 fine four poster beds.
The head chef leads an enthusiastic team of chefs who pride themselves in providing menus to suit all occasions, whether it be a hearty breakfast, swift and light lunchtime snack or a special dining occasion. The aim is that the finest local ingredients are sourced and used to create memorable food and the standards of service to ensure that our customers are eager to return on future occasions.
We have 5 stunning rooms with antique 4 poster beds and period features such as hammer and beam ceilings and original fireplaces. Ideal for romantic getaways and weekends to remember.
We have 24 delightful en suite bedrooms with individual character and charm. The bedrooms are well appointed and designed with your comfort in mind, with tea and coffee making facilities, TVs and big soft towels! Some of our rooms overlook the quaint village centre and Yarn market whilst others look out over the gardens.
Our restaurant offers a friendly and informal service. The menu changes with the seasons and offers a great variety of locally sourced meats. Open evenings and weekends to both residents and non residents it is a great venue for family parties and special occasions.
Dunster is one of the countries best preserved medieval towns in the country, with Dunster Castle at the end and The Luttrell Arms at the other end of the high street.
It is believed that the Abbot of Cleve had a hand in the building of The Luttrell Arms built originally as a guest house for the nearby priory. After the dissolution of the monasteries, The Luttrell Arms was known as The Ship Inn as Dunster was at the time a sea post. The local fabric Dunster was sold at The Yarn Market opposite the hotel before they exported.
Starts at our front door or back door, step out of our back gate and you are in the National Trust Dunster Castle old park from where you can walk to Gallox Bridge and Dunster Deer Park and on to the Brendon Hills, without crossing a public road. Out the front door and you are less than a mile from the South West Coastal Footpath or climb on to Exmoor.
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Telephone: 01643 821555
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