Hotel Chocolat is coming to Clarks Village
A treat for fans of chocolate - subject to final contract; the new store is due to open 30 June
We’re thrilled to announce British chocolatier and cocoa grower, Hotel Chocolat, as the latest exciting brand to open at the shopping outlet, on 30 June 2017.
Hotel Chocolat creates “house-grade” chocolates, using cocoa grown on its own plantation in Saint Lucia, boasting more than 40% and 50% cocoa in milk chocolates. The British brand has over ninety shops in the UK, two chocolate restaurants and yes, a luxury chocolate hotel, restaurant and spa on its cocoa plantation in Saint Lucia. The brand prides itself on being “Original, authentic, ethical,” and strives to create new and interesting chocolate treats for its customers, all around the world.
Chris Davis, Centre Manager at Clarks Village, comments on the new store opening, saying, “We are very excited to be welcoming Hotel Chocolat at Clarks Village. It is a very prestigious brand and fits in perfectly with our portfolio of food, homeware and fashion brands. We look forward to Hotel Chocolat opening their doors. It is an incredibly popular brand that we know our 4million visitors will love!”
Angus Thirlwell, CEO of Hotel Chocolat, explains, “Each and every one of our stores is designed to be a real sanctuary for our guests, which connects with the escapism of Hotel Chocolat – so we go to great lengths to ensure they are restful, elegant places that are easy to navigate. We are delighted to open a store at Clarks Village and look forward to welcoming chocolatiers next month.”
The new store will be situated in unit 11, between Yumi and Ben Sherman, and opposite the Clarks Factory Shop.