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The Chocolate Factory

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Great day out for the kids, specially after seeing Willy Wonka and the Chocolate Factory!

Great day out for the kids specially after we had just watched the modern and the old edition of... read more

Reviewed 22 August 2014
Jo B
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Swansea, United Kingdom
Yummy and excellent for kids!

A great hour for kids. Am understanding of how chocolate is moulded. Lots of samples. Great... read more

Reviewed 23 February 2014
Paperjuno
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Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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25 Aug 2018
“Great”
15 Nov 2016
“Very interesting trip round if you get a tour. The chocolate is excellent and they do it in oh so many shapes and sizes.”
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Please note that, due to relocation to our new site at Kenfig, we are at present not running tours. We do hope to run tours at our new site in the near future. Please check our Face Book page and web site for updates. Thank you.
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Kingsway | Swansea West Industrial Park, Swansea SA5 4DL, Wales
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Reviewed 26 August 2018 via mobile

Had a lovely visit. Thank you to all staff who made the day. Chocolate was so yummy. Will be bringing kids back with their friends.

1  Thank swanseagem
Reviewed 15 November 2016

The staff are friendly and know their chocolate. Werll worth a visit and it possible ask.get a trip round, it is fascinating watching chocolatiers at work.

5  Thank Gandalf1066
Reviewed 12 October 2016

Even though I am a chocolate lover, this really was just for the kids. They loved it, bit pricey charge for choccies at end.

Thank leeswansea
Reviewed 7 September 2015

If you love chocolate this is definitely the place for you. Loved the tour and the history behind if. Was given lots of chocolate en route to try. Taste was beautiful. Would recommend

6  Thank michabi
Reviewed 22 August 2014

Great day out for the kids specially after we had just watched the modern and the old edition of Willy Wonka and the Chocolate Factory! We came here with a home educating group with the kids and it was very well organised and everything very...More

2  Thank Jo B
Reviewed 4 March 2014

We took a party of Beaver Scouts on a visit over Half Term and they thoroughly enjoyed themselves! Our host was excellent with the children and they all learned a great deal about where chocolate comes from and how it is made. The sampling was...More

9  Thank Taffylady
Reviewed 23 February 2014

A great hour for kids. Am understanding of how chocolate is moulded. Lots of samples. Great entertainment, guide was excellent. Shop at the end very chess to buy things, had hoped it would sell some of their exciting products.

5  Thank Paperjuno
Reviewed 31 August 2013 via mobile

Went with hubby and kids last year and found it was an ok afternoon so intended to return however they don't open on weekends .. Shame as this is when the kids are off school and looking for something to do !!More

7  Thank traceyjones45
TheChocolateFactory, Public Relations Manager at The Chocolate Factory, responded to this reviewResponded 4 September 2013

Thank you for your review and wishing to come back again. We are only able to run tours when, the factory is actually in production. At present this excludes weekends. Occasionally, due to other constraints, it can mean that we are not able to run...More

Reviewed 24 August 2013

Excellent staff member who was very informative, approachable and engaging. Chocolate was yummy too. Daughter thoroughly enjoyed the whole experience and can not wait to show her friends at school. We hope to visit again on the new premises.More

6  Thank shell7813
TheChocolateFactory, Public Relations Manager at The Chocolate Factory, responded to this reviewResponded 28 August 2013

Thank you very much for your review, your comments will be passed onto our colleague who conducted the tour. We do strive to provide a personal touch with our tours. Details about our new site will be posted on our web site, so do keep...More

Reviewed 24 August 2013

I can highly recommend a visit here. We, two adults and two children aged 5yrs and 9yrs, visited The Chocolate Factory during the summer holidays. Going on a Monday meant that we were lucky enough to be in a small group - just us and...More

7  Thank NMills79
TheChocolateFactory, Public Relations Manager at The Chocolate Factory, responded to this reviewResponded 28 August 2013

Thank you very much for your positive review. We do strive to provide a personal experience that is both, informative and fun. The exciting thing about is visit is that, you can never tell what we are making from one day to the next! The...More

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sara4471
20 August 2017|
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Response from Martin H | Property representative |
Hello Sara, thank you for your inquiry. We are not open at our new site for tours yet. We will announce any opening date on, Face Book and on our website. Kind regards, Martin.
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Julia B
1 April 2015|
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Response from Martin H | Property representative |
Thank you for your enquiry. We are in the process of transferring our factory from its site in Swansea, to our new site at Kenfig near Margam. This means that, for the time being we are not able to offer any tours... More
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