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Savonnerie Marseillaise de la Licorne

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Good value for an authentic souvenir

Amazing Quality And price, 300g savon de Marseille for only 5€90. The REAL one, you can also visit... read more

Reviewed July 1, 2018
l0vybswiss
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Paris, France
via mobile
A Journey to the History - Great place to visit

My wife and my mom decided to travel to Marseille and visit this beautiful factory. Very... read more

Reviewed February 28, 2018
Martinus06
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Cannes, France
via mobile
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34 cours Julien, 13006 Marseille, France
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Reviewed July 1, 2018 via mobile

Amazing Quality And price, 300g savon de Marseille for only 5€90. The REAL one, you can also visit The ils Factory In Marseille.100% genuine.

Date of experience: July 2018
1  Thank l0vybswiss
Reviewed February 28, 2018 via mobile

My wife and my mom decided to travel to Marseille and visit this beautiful factory. Very authentic located in the center of the city. 2 min walking distance away from and underground safe car park. The factory offers x3 in the afternoon around 30 min...More

Date of experience: January 2018
Thank Martinus06
Reviewed January 22, 2018 via mobile

There are multiple of these shops around the Vieux Port. But the one with the museum/workshop is on the harbour. We had read that tours are at 11am. When we turned up there was no one else around so the lovely museum curator gave us...More

Date of experience: January 2018
Thank Annie M
Reviewed August 26, 2017 via mobile

The shop looks really nice and they have lots of soaps with amusing smells. It's a pity that the shop assistant was rude and helpless.

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank Jaume V
Reviewed August 21, 2017 via mobile

An amazing place to visit it is still a working factory and has times when you can visit for free and you are shown the process it is mainly in French but the guide knows enough English to still tell you what's going on. You...More

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank raechris2011
Reviewed June 21, 2017

Very cordial staff with good English-speaking ability. Great variety of very pure soaps. Rather a woman's pleasure as opposed to a man's, but gents may find the various machines and process interesting. You might want to taxi up to this place, but you can walk...More

Date of experience: June 2017
Thank OldPine_8
Reviewed June 17, 2017

OMG, the store smells so good. God a few soaps, lavender is my favorite. My luggage still smells like lavender! Wish I had purchased more.....

Date of experience: May 2017
Thank pamos1234
Reviewed April 5, 2017

The smells in this store are just amazing! I couldn't decide which soaps I wanted so ended up buying one of each. Now I wish I got more. Everyday I get back home from work, the smell of rosemary, lavender, verveine is the first thing...More

Date of experience: March 2017
1  Thank mikaboo
Reviewed October 29, 2016

Very interesting guided visit. The kids thought it was interesting. At the on-site store, bought long bars of 72% olive oil traditional Marseille soap. Smells strongly of soap perfumes but was definitely worth going to. Cours Julien is a nice area too. They also have...More

Date of experience: October 2016
Thank Leslie R
Reviewed September 6, 2016

While strolling around the Old Port of Marseilles and passing the Savonnerie de la Licorne shop, you will be overwhelmed by the strong scent of their Provence perfumes that introducing you to the world of soaps in Marseilles. You will be engulfed by lavender, verveine,...More

Date of experience: September 2016
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