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Anglesey Sea Salt Company - Halen Mon

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An innovative artisan food company that lets visitors look behind the scenes of a family business and finishes with a tutored sea salt tasting. Our one-of-a-kind tour is recommended for anyone interested in salt’s place in our history, culture, food...more
Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
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Ty Halen, Brynsiencyn LL61 6TQ, Wales
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+44 1248 430871
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All reviews tasting session interesting tour behind the scenes whole process well worth a visit factory tour family business minute tour success story knowledgeable guide gift shop explaining how taste test at the end local business bought lots tour ended standard table
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Reviewed today via mobile

We visited Halen Mon today having been aware of it due to various TV programmes in which it had featured. This was a thoroughly enjoyable experience and Stuart, our guide, was informative and gave amusing and interesting details about both the process and the history...More

Thank Claire J
Reviewed 3 days ago

The tour was about and hour long. Starting with a video about how Halen Mon came to be - interesting to know that the couple, who started out with the Sea Zoo next to Halen Mon were interested in sea food even as students and...More

Thank henwraig
Alison L, Owner at Anglesey Sea Salt Company - Halen Mon, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Thank you for your detailed review of the tour and tasting. I'm so pleased you enjoyed your trip and took home something to remind you of your visit and season your food. We hope to welcome you back again before too long

Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

A very good way to spend some time if the weather is inclement (or even if it’s not). Stuart, the tour guide, was knowledgable and humorous and the tour provided a great insight to the business and the history of salt production. Sounds dull? I...More

Thank Heathy1962
Alison L, Owner at Anglesey Sea Salt Company - Halen Mon, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Thank you for your review. We are pleased to hear that Stuart was his usual humorous self and that you got such a great insight into our company and products. Thank you for sharing your enjoyment with the TripAdvisor community and we look forward to...More

Reviewed 6 days ago

This used to be a lovely shop to call into to get supplies of their wonderful sea salt, however the shop has gone downhill. It seems to have less and less in whenever we call and the prices are getting too steep. Not to mention...More

Thank badwolfbabe
Alison L, Owner at Anglesey Sea Salt Company - Halen Mon, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Thank you for your review. Firstly, please accept my apologies. It is totally out of character for any of our staff to behave in that way, as evidenced by the first class reviews we've had from the vast majority of our guests. If you could...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

We cycled from LLangefni, arrived at the cleverly designed, allergy proofed saltcote and left our bikes in their roofed cycle stands, out of the pouring rain. Enrolling on the tour, we were given a potted history of the neighboring sea zoo, which is all part...More

Thank HenryP1329
Alison L, Owner at Anglesey Sea Salt Company - Halen Mon, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

What a lovely review, thank you so much for taking the trouble to give us and the TripAdvisor community such great feedback. We are pleased we delighted you so much and that you enjoyed the tour and tasting. We hope you didn't get too wet...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

Cannot praise Halen Mon highly enough. We visited Halen Mon and went on the tour on the back of reading Trip Advisor reviews and were not disappointed. The tour is really interesting and encompasses all aspects of the company, it's ethos, and it's products. The...More

Thank Philberts2013
Alison L, Owner at Anglesey Sea Salt Company - Halen Mon, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you so much for your enthusiastic and detailed review. We are so pleased you enjoyed the tour and tasting, and also liked the shop. Thank you for adding your review to TripAdvisor- it's clearly a really important source of information to many guests! We...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Visiting at the weekend, there was no machinery working, so we were stood looking at several water baths for much of the tour but our tour guide, Stuart, still made the tour really interesting. He struck just the right balance of information, enthusiasm and humour....More

Thank Glynis C
Alison L, Owner at Anglesey Sea Salt Company - Halen Mon, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for your review. We are glad you enjoyed the tour and tasting and liked the shop, too. It is indeed a great choice for a rainy day and there are many other attractions it can be combined with to make a great day...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We did the tour here on a Sunday morning. We arrived about 15 mins before the tour started and had a look around the shop. So many salt products, as well as by-products. We bought a couple of presents, and then it was time to...More

Thank Jacandhow
Alison L, Owner at Anglesey Sea Salt Company - Halen Mon, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for taking the time to review your tour and tasting. We are so pleased you enjoyed it and got a good overall picture of what we do here. Thank you also for sharing the tip for finding us more easily. We hope to...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We arrived too early for the 3pm tour, staff recommended a good local farm shop and cafe to pass a bit of time. The factory tour was really very interesting and the tasting at the end was great. Our guide, Stuart, took particularly good care...More

Thank Fiona190786
Alison L, Owner at Anglesey Sea Salt Company - Halen Mon, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for visiting and for taking the time to review your tour and tasting. We are so pleased you enjoyed it so much and that Stuart took such good care of you. We hope to welcome you back before too long.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Enjoyed our tour. Guide was informative and interesting. We like supporting local businesses and you can’t get more local to Anglesey than this and what a fantastic product it is too.

Thank Sue574
Alison L, Owner at Anglesey Sea Salt Company - Halen Mon, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for taking the trouble to review your tour and tasting, and for your support. It's great to have guests like you who appreciate local businesses and show it in such a positive way. We hope to welcome you back before too long.

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Bar651
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Response from gareth0 | Reviewed this property |
Their website gives different sizes and sorts. Best to check that.
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