It's okay – go ahead and cave to your cravings by checking into one of these chocolate-themed hotels.
Rosas & Xocolate Boutique Hotel + Spa in Merida, Mexico
Rosas & Xocolate Boutique Hotel+Spa in Merida
The Rosas & Xocolate Boutique Hotel is as fun as its pink and fuschia color scheme suggests. Guests enter the hotel through a chocolate shop and can sample treats at the onsite tequila bar (and, yes, they have chocolate-infused liqueurs), or just indulge in a “chocolate spa treatment” followed by a soothing dip in the open-air hot tub.
The Chocolate Boutique Hotel in Bournemouth, UK
The Chocolate Boutique Hotel in Bournemouth
The English seaside resort of Bournemouth has two chocolate-themed hotels run by the same cocoa-crazy family. The Chocolate Boutique Hotel came first, with regular choco-weekends, chocolate workshops, and the promise to supply every guest with a daily dose of chocolate. It’s no surprise why this playful yet elegant property is such a hit.
The Chocolate Box Hotel in Bournemouth, UK
The Chocolate Box Hotel in Bournemouth
Inspired by its massive success, the owners of The Chocolate Boutique launched Bournemouth’s second chocolate hotel – The Chocolate Box. While the original hotel focuses on luxury and indulgence, the Chocolate Box is all about fun. Children’s chocolate parties, a themed tasting room, and unlimited chocolate buffets every Sunday make it especially popular with families.
Boucan by Hotel Chocolat in Soufrière, St. Lucia
Boucan by Hotel Chocolat in Soufrière
If the incredible Soufrière rainforest wasn’t enough of a reason to book a few nights at this stylish boutique hotel, how about some chocolate, too? At Boucan by Hotel Chocolat, guests can indulge in cocoa-infused spa treatments, locally-produced chocolates, and bubbly Prosecco all while enjoying the beautiful views of the volcanic Piton mountain range.
Hotel Fabrica do Chocolate in Minho, Portugal
Hotel Fabrica do Chocolate in Minho
A stay at Hotel Fabrica do Chocolate includes free admission to Minho’s Chocolate Museum – not that you’ll need it when so much of this hotel is chocolate-themed. From its chocolate inspired decor and choco-centric menu to chocolate workshops and chocotherapy treatments, there’s not much at this hotel that doesn’t involve our favorite treat.
Old Chocolate Factory in Gran Canaria, Spain
Old Chocolate Factory in Gran Canaria
Despite its name, the cocoa theme at Old Chocolate Factory is subtle. This hotel is housed in a 19th-century factory with high ceilings and ornate ironwork, more reminiscent of an extravagant wedding cake than a candy bar. Chocolate is featured at breakfast, and when exploring the tiled courtyard, you’ll definitely catch the smell of cocoa on the breeze.
Etruscan Chocohotel in Perugia, Italy
Etruscan Chocohotel in Perugia
There are chocolate hotels, and then there’s the Etruscan Chocohotel. This Perugia hotel has beds designed to look like candy bars, and photos of chocolate hanging in every room. Every guest receives a selection of chocolate on arrival, the entryway has a bathtub full of chocolate, and the breakfast buffet features a chocolate fondue.
Three Ways House in Chipping Campden, UK
Three Ways House in Chipping Campden
The charming village of Chipping Campden was voted the best place in the UK to have a cup of tea and is also home to one of the UK’s favorite chocolate hotels. Guests of Three Ways House love its cozy ambiance and the host’s attention to detail – but it’s the hotel brasserie that lures in anyone with a sweet tooth. This quintessentially English restaurant regularly hosts the famous Pudding Club – an evening event devoted to sampling classic, often chocolate-themed desserts.