ISLAND AMENITIES

TEA GARDENS - A comprehensive range of snacks and drinks is available throughout the day.

POST OFFICE & MUSEUM - The Island
Post Office provides all the normal services of a sub-post offiice. Postcards bearing a Caldey Souvenir Stamp and special covers posted on the island receive a Caldey Island handstamp. The Museum offers a glimpse into the history and heritage of Caldey.

PERFUME SHOP
- The high quality
perfumes and toiletries made by the Monks of Caldey can be tried and purchased here.

GIFT SHOP - Offers a wide range of gifts and souvenirs including products made on the island such as the famous
Abbots Kitchen Chocolate and Shortbread.

CHOCOLATE FACTORY - The chocolate making room, known on the island as the chocolate "factory", although actually more like a large kitchen, is where the Abbots Kitchen
Chocolate bars are hand-made using the finest couverture. Visitors can buy chocolate and fudge and glimpse the process from a small viewing and sales area  .

MONASTIC SERVICES - Two short monastic services take place during the visitor day, at 12.15pm (Office of Sext) and 2.20pm (Office of None), in the Abbey Church.  Visitors are welcome to attend


VIDEO - The Video "The Monks of Caldey Island" features members of the monastic community talking about their way of life. The video lasts about 15 minutes and runs continuously. There is no charge.

TOILETS - Inculding BABY CHANGING FACILITIES and fully fitted DISABLED CUBICLE - Centrally located, opposite the Post Office.
 

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