Escape the bright lights for a stargazing break at Dunster Beach on the edge of Exmoor National Park, England’s 1st designated Dark Skies Reserve that boasts the darkest skies in England. Salad Days and Holi Moli are self-catering beach hut retreats for couples and an ideal location for stargazing at the beach or a short drive from Dunkery Beacon, the highest point on Exmoor.
Stay & gaze
This location benefits from dark skies, relatively low levels of light pollution, is astronomy friendly and suitable for stargazing breaks.
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When to stargaze at Salad Days & Holi Moli Beach Huts - Dunster
This location's semi-rural setting means it benefits from dark skies depending on the time of the year and lunar cycle. In the calendar below where you can see stars indicates when the skies will be dark and the best time to stargaze. Yellow areas show the adverse effects of daylight (bold) and moonlight (faded). Hover over a day to see darkness times or click on a date for more information.