We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Chocolate Tour of Scottsdale

3rd Avenue, Steven Paul's Salon & Spa, Scottsdale, AZ 85257
Save
Review Highlights
Great chocolate information & history of parts of Scottsdale!

This was a great tour -- learned about history of chocolate and various parts of Scottsdale and the... read more

Reviewed May 13, 2018
hck2gh
,
Portage, Wisconsin
If you love chocolate.......

Had a great time walking around Old Town Scottsdale and sampling chocolate. Gwen was very... read more

Reviewed March 18, 2018
Sherry L
Read all 74 reviews
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Overview
More
Come and experience Old Town Scottsdale in the most extraordinary and delicious way! Take our delicious and amazing chocolate tour and let us guide you through the most chocolicious experience of your life!
  • Excellent92%
  • Very good6%
  • Average2%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
Travelers talk about
Closed Now
Hours
Hours Today: 3:00 PM - 5:30 PM
Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
LOCATION
3rd Avenue, Steven Paul's Salon & Spa, Scottsdale, AZ 85257
Write a ReviewReviews (74)
Traveler rating
Traveler type
Time of year
Language
All reviews
"cupcake atm"
in 4 reviews
"chocolate samples"
in 4 reviews
"chocolate overload"
in 2 reviews
"shared lots of information"
in 2 reviews
"fun facts"
in 3 reviews
"visitors and locals"
in 2 reviews
"local art"
in 2 reviews
"enjoyable afternoon"
in 2 reviews
"gwen"
in 5 reviews
"stops"
in 11 reviews
"mckay"
in 2 reviews
"dessert"
in 3 reviews
"highlights"
in 2 reviews
"parts"
in 2 reviews
"artwork"
in 2 reviews
Filter

1 - 10 of 73 reviews

Reviewed May 13, 2018

This was a great tour -- learned about history of chocolate and various parts of Scottsdale and the history of the businesses! Great samples and a great moderate length walk around Scottsdale! Who knew there was such a thing as a cupcake ATM?? Great tour...More

Thank hck2gh
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
Reviewed March 18, 2018

Had a great time walking around Old Town Scottsdale and sampling chocolate. Gwen was very knowledgeable of both chocolate and Scottsdale and lead us to tasty treats all over town. Her assistant, Gabriel, was also very friendly and threw in a few fun facts of...More

Thank Sherry L
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
sweet_sassy_17, Owner at Chocolate Tour of Scottsdale, responded to this reviewResponded March 20, 2018

Thank you very much for your feedback Sherry! We’re glad you and your family (plus extended family) had a great time :)

Report response as inappropriate
This response is the subjective opinion of the management representative and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
Reviewed March 11, 2018

Gwen, the tour guide/owner was pleasant and knew her chocolate! This was an easy walk and Gwen incorporated facts about some of the local art as we traveled between our tastes of chocolate. There was a good variety of samples, but I thought the cost...More

Thank Linda S
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
sweet_sassy_17, Owner at Chocolate Tour of Scottsdale, responded to this reviewResponded March 13, 2018

Hi Linda! I enjoyed meeting you, Bill, and The Infiesta’s and am glad you will be revisiting some of the stops!

Report response as inappropriate
This response is the subjective opinion of the management representative and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
See more reviews
Reviewed March 9, 2018

If you are truly a chocolate lover this is the tour for you. The sampling of treats is delectable at every stop. There wasn’t anything I did not like. Bring a bag to bring home purchases of treats offered at all the stops. Both candy...More

Thank Chipmunk52
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
sweet_sassy_17, Owner at Chocolate Tour of Scottsdale, responded to this reviewResponded March 11, 2018

Thank you for your review and the excellent conversation! I am going to check into the gelato this week :)

Report response as inappropriate
This response is the subjective opinion of the management representative and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
Reviewed February 15, 2018 via mobile

I certainly don’t want to downplay the wonderful tour directors on this tour Gwen and her son Gabriel who were great. I certainly loved seeing the cupcake ATM machine at Sprinkles. My disappointment was that after visiting six different locations I expected we would have...More

1  Thank Henry B
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
sweet_sassy_17, Owner at Chocolate Tour of Scottsdale, responded to this reviewResponded February 17, 2018

Hi Henry! I’m sorry to read you were disappointed in the samples. A few of our stops included goody bags with additional complimentary treats to take home. What would you have liked to receive more of? I appreciate your feedback and want to ensure I...More

Report response as inappropriate
This response is the subjective opinion of the management representative and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
Reviewed February 15, 2018

I never expected there would be so many chocolate places to discover in Scottsdale, but tour operator Gwendolyn McKay knows how to scout them out! My friend and I loved her enthusiasm and friendly nature. And we loved the opportunity to experience the chocolate tour...More

Thank dpendgracs
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
sweet_sassy_17, Owner at Chocolate Tour of Scottsdale, responded to this reviewResponded February 17, 2018

Hi Doreen! Thank you for the feedback! Could I have done something better to rate a five star review?

Report response as inappropriate
This response is the subjective opinion of the management representative and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
Reviewed November 19, 2017 via mobile

I was surprised at what I didn’t know about Scottsdale, right in my own back yard! This tour is not only a journey into the world of chocolate, but also an interesting and informative look at Old Town Scottsdale. The owner and guide for the...More

2  Thank Darrellyn T
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
sweet_sassy_17, Owner at Chocolate Tour of Scottsdale, responded to this reviewResponded February 17, 2018

Thank you so much for your amazing review; I love that we were able to show you new treasures of Scottsdale!

Report response as inappropriate
This response is the subjective opinion of the management representative and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
Reviewed November 18, 2017 via mobile

This was a wonderful excursion! Not only was it a taste sensation, it was a treat for all the senses! This is a leisurely 2 mile or so stroll through Scottsdale hitting many little shops and stops where we sampled and had ample time to...More

2  Thank Nan G
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
sweet_sassy_17, Owner at Chocolate Tour of Scottsdale, responded to this reviewResponded February 17, 2018

Thank you for the wonderful review! We’re looking forward to having you back with your next set of visitors :)

Report response as inappropriate
This response is the subjective opinion of the management representative and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
Reviewed July 8, 2017 via mobile

So good and glad that we had to walk. Otherwise, I would have gone back home with some extra weight ;) really fun and nce way to meet the personalities of this beautiful town.

Thank Muah M
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
Reviewed June 14, 2017

Don't be fooled by the errant mention of a spa . . . this is a walking tour for all of us Chocoheads. If you've enjoyed similar in places like Santa Fe, you will appreciate this guided tour. Try not to buy for travel ....More

Thank dennisjunesr
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
Nearby
Nearby HotelsSee all 76 hotels in Scottsdale
Scottsdale Marriott Suites Old Town
460 reviews
.10 miles away
Howard Johnson by Wyndham Scottsdale Old Town
877 reviews
.15 miles away
Hyatt Place Scottsdale/Old Town
799 reviews
.17 miles away
Hilton Garden Inn Scottsdale Old Town
964 reviews
.20 miles away
Nearby Restaurants
FnB
296 reviews
.10 miles away
Gelato Spot Caffe
185 reviews
.01 miles away
Cold Beers & Cheeseburgers
233 reviews
.05 miles away
Cold Beers & Cheeseburgers
162 reviews
.05 miles away
Nearby Attractions
Two Brothers Brewing
11 reviews
.16 miles away
Art Of Ice Cream Experience
5 reviews
.10 miles away
See's Candies
62 reviews
.02 miles away
Ask a question
Questions & Answers
KatrinaPa
June 1, 2018|
AnswerShow all 2 answers
Response from sweet_sassy_17 | Property representative |
Hi Katrina! Unfortunately, due to the extreme temperatures in the Summer, the Chocolate Tour is seasonal from October to April. However, we still recommend visiting our stops (information on our website) at your convenience... More
0
Votes
Marie P
April 2, 2018|
Answer
Response from Marie P |
What cost to cho factor in Scottsdale Arizona
0
Votes