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Skelligs Chocolate Co.

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Skelligs Chocolate is a family run business overlooking the magnificent Skelligs Rocks, on the south west coast of Ireland. Our factory opened its doors in 1996, consisting of two little production rooms; one for making chocolate and the other for...more
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The Glen, Ballinskelligs, Ireland
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+353 66 947 9119
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Reviewed 4 days ago

If you are doing the Skellig ring as part of the ring of Kerry then this is a definite must see stop. Plenty of parking, you can go in for free and watch the chocolate being made. There is free tasting of a good amount...More

Thank GemM120
Reviewed 6 days ago

I have already been here three times and each time I feel like in a fairytale. The location is indeed beautiful: right in front of the Skellig Islands, surrounded by green and facing the ocean. You can arrive by several different roads, and a minibus...More

Thank Emily P
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Getting here is not easy! It is along some very narrow country lanes and we believe buses cannot get there. Nevertheless, it is well worth finding. The factory is new and produces chocolate Monday to Friday, but at weekends it is still open for tasting....More

Thank TrevorCrichton
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

If your about some chocolate this is the place to go. Free chocolate tasting of just about anything they offer to help you make a selection. Great little cafe with homemade goodies as well

Thank Kimberlee m
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Amazing chocolate factory located on the Ring of Kerry. Lots of tasting samples to enjoy and some lovely quirky flavour combinations. Well worth a stop while on the Ring of Kerry. We bought loads of different bars.

Thank Mike S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

If you like chocolate then this is the place for you! The best chocolate in Ireland by far and better than most of the continental variety's. The range in taste, flavour and colour is second to none. The shop staff are extremely helpful and just...More

Thank Donegal-Legend
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Went here on a family hol to kerry including 2 little nephews. Sampled the amazing chocolates and had a nice coffee and cake and cafe. Bought some chocolates to bring home. Staff were lovely and chocolate was amazing. Really liked the white chocolate lemon and...More

Thank bridget b
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We (family of 2 adults and 3 children) have visited twice, and enjoyed the tasting session on both occasions. The shop has an excellent selection of chocolate choices, and it is a fun way to pass half an hour on a rainy day.

Thank Kerryclan
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The chocolate was the best chocolate in the universe! The tour was non-existent but the chocolate tasting and the cafe were excellent! I would definitely recommend anyone to visit this place!

Thank geardine
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We drove the Ring of Kerry and were advised to stop off here. We were so glad we did. Friendly staff welcome you in to a "tasting area". We were asked if there are any allergies in the family before she brought out a selection...More

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Carmel C
15 October 2015|
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Response from Colm H | Property representative |
Hi Carmel C, by default chocolate is gluten free - but we have a seasonal café (March through September) so we do warn all visitors there is a very small possibility of cross contamination. I hope that helps. Colm... More
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