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Review of Guernsey Candles

Guernsey Candles
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Recommended length of visit: <1 hour
Owner description: Guernsey Candles is a family run business offering candle making to all ages. With over forty years' experience, help is always on hand for this activity. This popular attraction has a large shop selling an amazing array of candles, including local souvenirs, jewellery, toys and much more. Bus stop nearby, easy out of town parking.
Useful Information: Activities for young children, Bathroom facilities, Wheelchair access, Activities for older children
Reviewed 29 August 2013

Guernsey Candles is a lovely place to visit.
On entering the workshop you can see candles being made and for a fee can have a go but there is no fee if you just want to have a look around.
There is a large gift shop selling various handmade candles, island souvenirs, card and gifts.
Nice to pop in and have a look around.

Thank LK11
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Reviewed 22 August 2013

We, Dutch mum of six, went there today with three of my girls. It was so great. The candlemaking was amazing; even my eight year old made a super candle and the staff were very friendly and helpfull. Definitely highly recommended!

Thank Dutch-mum-of-six
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Reviewed 21 August 2013

Had a spare hour so headed off not knowing what to expect.

The 'boys' (21 & 17) soon decided they wanted to get involved and make a candle....

Definitely fun for all ages, especially when there are big kids have a trip back down memory lane!

Thank Gra_Rock
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Reviewed 16 August 2013

Boys really enjoyed dipping the candles in the different colour wax then cutting and bending/ twisting it into amazing patterns. Very effective. We had to wait a bit but it was interesting watching others and boys planned what they were going to do.

Thank cordelia3
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Reviewed 3 August 2013

We went there and saw the gentleman make the candles. We bought two of them even though they were not really our taste, but we thought they were quite well made and we enjoyed the hour or so that we spent there. It is more like a big tourist shop though ....

Thank Gitte J
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