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Bois Cotlette Estate

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Amazing Place

We stopped here for a day during a Caribbean cruise and it was awesome. Had a great time exploring... read more

Reviewed 23 September 2017
RunnerSof
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Well worth a visit

Went here as one of the tours while on a Caribbean cruise, the road going up to the estate is... read more

Reviewed 12 February 2017
Eddie M
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23 Sep 2017
“Amazing Place”
12 Feb 2017
“Well worth a visit”
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Reviewed 23 September 2017

We stopped here for a day during a Caribbean cruise and it was awesome. Had a great time exploring the estate, learning about cocoa, sampling snacks, and enjoying beautiful weather. Highly recommend. Wonderful people.

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Reviewed 12 February 2017

Went here as one of the tours while on a Caribbean cruise, the road going up to the estate is challenging but totally worth it. The tour guide was very welcoming and the information given in a very pleasant way! We were very pleased that...More

1  Thank Eddie M
Reviewed 10 February 2017

We were 6 travellers staying in Dominica for a few weeks and wanted to visit Bois Cotlette estate. We did not have a vehicle and were using the local bus service to get around. This information was emailed to the owner and he gave us...More

1  Thank bettyjj53
Reviewed 30 January 2017

My wife and I were stopping in Dominica on a Holland America Line cruise. We enquired about tours of the Bois Cotlette Estate through their website since HAL did not offer a tour through the ship. After sailing but before we reached Dominica, HAL began...More

2  Thank Robert Z
Reviewed 18 January 2017

The proprietor was extremely rude when we tried to have a tour and said he only dealt with P & O, which is plainly not the case as Princess also go there. The tourist office also said that he would conduct a private tour, but...More

1  Thank Rosemary C
BoisCotlette, Guest Relations Manager at Bois Cotlette Estate, responded to this reviewResponded 18 January 2017

Dear Rosemary - thank you for your feedback and thoughts. I think that there are two separate issues here. 1. The thought that you were being treated rudely. Our sincere apologies if that was the case and we will continue to work on customer service...More

Reviewed 17 January 2017 via mobile

Took a taxi up to the site but the owner was very very rude and aggressive, shouting at the driver that we were to leave immediately. She said that they were very busy with tours. However there are ways and means of talking to people...More

Thank LorraineBoothman
BoisCotlette, Guest Relations Manager at Bois Cotlette Estate, responded to this reviewResponded 18 January 2017

Hi Lorraine - thank you for sharing your experience. I agree with everything you have described. However, I do not believe you met with the on island managing director as that person is not female and unless you were at the property after 1pm he...More

Reviewed 16 January 2017

Avoid this place at all cost. Having checked with Dominican Tourist Board took private taxi to this estate. We were four mature ladies interested in plantation history. Having got out of taxi we started to explore the area only to witness our delightful Dominician driver...More

Thank Julia G
BoisCotlette, Guest Relations Manager at Bois Cotlette Estate, responded to this reviewResponded 18 January 2017

Dear Julia - thanks for sharing your experience. You are correct that a visit to the Bois Cotlette Estate is by appointment only. This is clearly noted on our website. Anyone who provided you with different information or promises to get you access without an...More

Reviewed 8 January 2017

Our tour was somewhat abbreviated because of a AC problem with the van and heavy rain at times. Having said that, we did get a good look at the island and the tour of the estate was very interesting especially for those who are history...More

Thank James M
Reviewed 7 January 2017

Took a Royal Princess cruise ship tour called "Bois Cotlette Estate Chocolate experience Tour". A small bus drove us to the estate. The tour and explanation of how they grow cocoa and make chocolate was the best chocolate tour we've ever had. Our guide gave...More

Thank bobsV2461PL
Reviewed 1 January 2017 via mobile

Was nice to see how chocolate is produced but this visit was not as i expected. Dont want to know that they want to ve the best and charge $125 per ounce when the chocolate is average to taste. Can be very rough ride to...More

2  Thank Louisezone
BoisCotlette, Guest Relations Manager at Bois Cotlette Estate, responded to this reviewResponded 1 January 2017

Dear Louisezone - Thanks for your thoughts and glad that you had the chance to visit. With regard to the production of small batch fine flavor chocolate, the point to try and appreciate is that here in Dominica we produce chocolate in an artisan fashion...More

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Mary D
18 November 2016|
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Response from BoisCotlette | Property representative |
Hi Mary_228: Yes you can purchase chocolates here. Thank you. Jonathan
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