Skelligs Chocolate, Ballinskelligs

4.7
#1 of 36 in Shopping in County Kerry
Gift & Specialty Shop Shopping
See traditional chocolate-making and taste the final product at Skelligs Chocolate. You won't need a professional guide at this small, family-owned facility. Instead, take a tour yourself, watch fresh chocolates being made, and ask questions about the process. The property overlooks the Skelligs Rocks and is right next to St. Finians Bay. Relax at the company's coffee shop and enjoy a tasty treat made on site, as well as tea, coffee, and special hot chocolates made using the family's recipes. For Skelligs Chocolate and beyond, use our Ballinskelligs family vacation planner to get the most from your Ballinskelligs vacation.
Create an itinerary including Skelligs Chocolate
map

Plan your trip to Ballinskelligs

  • Get a personalized plan

    A complete day-by-day itinerary
    based on your preferences
  • Customize it

    Refine your plan. We'll find the
    best routes and schedules
  • Book it

    Choose from the best hotels
    and activities. Up to 50% off
  • Manage it

    Everything in one place.
    Everyone on the same page.

Where to stay in Ballinskelligs

Browse hundreds of hotels and read guest reviews on the world's leading online travel agency website.
CHECK IN - CHECK OUT
TripAdvisor
Millions of travel reviews
on TripAdvisor
Reviews
TripAdvisor Traveler Rating
444 reviews
Google
4.8
  • If you are already planning on doing the Slea Head drive definitely make a stop here! I was surprised at how many samples were given to help you decide on your favorites. They sell many cutely package...  more »
  • Stopped here on our Skellig Ring tour and were not disappointed by the quality of the chocolate we purchased. It was a big hit with everyone we shared it with! There is a small cafe on site if you hav...  more »
  • Drove to the Chocolate Co on a drizzly overcast day. Ride is a little tricky, with narrow, windy roads. You get ample samples to try. Chocolate is quite tasty. There is also a small cafe with hot choc...  more »
Google
  • Well worth a call if you are driving out on the Ring of Kerry tour. The delicious smell of chocolate welcomes you on arrival & the facilities are excellent. Special mention to Dararca who looked after us with delicious samples & was very kind to our boys. The coffee shop with its stunning views out to the magnificent Skelligs Rocks was a spectacular setting for our coffee break. Best of luck to all the team.
  • Chocolate tasting was great. Hot chocolate was mostly milk. Quite disappointing. Could have used half the liquid and still charged the same price and it would have been much better. Waste of chocolate, in my opinion. Drank 2 sips, not worth the sugar and calories to finish. Cappuccino was done well.
  • As soon as you stepped inside, you could instantly tell this place meant BUSINESS. (in a good way) Absolutely fab chocolate, the hygiene standards were second to none everywhere in the entire building. You could watch the staff make chocolate which was an interesting experience as well as take a free sample.
  • Uhm...so delicious 🍫🍬 love the sampling of the different flavors. Staff is helpful and nice and you can see them working with all the machines making the chocolate!
  • Loved it! Amazing chocolate. Have even had it shipped back to the states.