Parking & Toilets

With over 550 spaces for cars and 13 for coaches, there are plenty of places to park at Cheddar Gorge & Caves. Toilets are located throughout the site.

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Car parking

We recommend you arrive before 11.00 am especially during the school holidays and on Bank Holidays to ensure you find a space easily.

Cliff Street Pay & Display car park

150 spaces
6 free spaces for holders of disabled badges
6 free spaces for motorbikes
Separate summer and winter tariffs operate
Location: Cliff Street - at the mini-roundabout at the bottom of the Gorge

Cheddar Gorge & Caves

50 spaces
Location: at Lakeside where our Gorge Tour Bus starts
Parking cost: £3.00  per day from end of Oct half term to beginning of Feb half term. £5.00 per day for the rest of the year. Tickets can be purchased from the cashier in the kiosk at the car park entrance.

50 spaces
Location: opposite Cox’s Cave
Parking cost: £3.00  per day from end of Oct half term to beginning of Feb half term. £5.00 per day for the rest of the year. 
Tickets can be purchased from the uniformed attendant, the cashier at Gough’s Cave entrance or in our Collectors of Fantasy shop

300 spaces
Location: beyond Gough’s Cave on both sides of the Gorge
Parking cost: £3.00  per day from end of Oct half term to beginning of Feb half term. £5.00 per day for the rest of the year.
Tickets can be purchased from the uniformed attendant or from the cashier at Gough’s Cave entrance

Need to know

  • Parking charges apply for vehicles using the car parks between 8am and 6pm
  • Please note that, in the Gorge, rocks may fall at any time and parking is at the vehicle owner’s risk.
  • Overnight parking is not permitted.
  • Ensure you lock your car and don’t leave valuables on show.
  • Don’t leave your dog in the car: dogs are welcome in the caves, museum and gorge.

Coach parking

13 spaces
Location: 100 metres from Gough’s Cave entrance
Coach parking is FREE provided the driver calls 01934 742343 to reserve a space in advance. Passengers are invited to purchase Gorge & Caves Explorer or Senior Citizens Special tickets. Coaches parking without passengers on board will be charged £25.00.

Toilets

Toilets:
Cliff Street car park at the bottom of the Gorge
In the middle of the shopping area at Dag’s Hole
Costa Coffee above Gough’s Cave

Wheelchair accessible toilets:
Dag’s Hole
Costa Coffee above Gough’s Cave

Baby changing room
Costa Coffee above Gough’s Cave

Be Inspired

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"I would like to say a huge thank you to all the staff that made our excursion yesterday successful. All the children had a fantastic time and found it very interesting!"

MW Warminster Summer Schools