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13 Best-Smelling Bath and Body Works Candle Scents

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The best smelling and most popular Bath and Body Works candles include scents for winter, fall, spring and the year round. Many customers stock up on their favorite candle scents during sales to ensure they always have their favorite candle scents on hand.

1. Eucalyptus Spearmint

Amazon's Choice Eucalyptus Spearmint is a 14.5 oz Aromatherapy Stress Relief 3-wick candle that is 4" W x 3.5" H. The candle has an approximate 25 to 45 hours burn time.

Amazon Customer Reviews

Amazon customers are pleased with the long-lasting scent of this Bath & Body Works candle. Some comments include, "So fresh, not flowery"; "Burns evenly in the jar and after hours of burning is still half full"; and "I will buy again."

Price: Around $19 with Amazon Prime free shipping or for orders over $25.

2. Japanese Cherry Blossom

Amazon's Choice Japanese Cherry Blossom is a 14.5 oz Bath & Body Works 3-Wick Candle. The scent is a mixture of Japanese cherry blossom, mimosa petals and cedarwood. This is a Limited Edition 4"W x 3.5" H candle that features a metal lid. The candle has an approximate 25 to 45 hours burn time.

Amazon Customer Reviews

Customers are pleased with the fragrance and how the candle burns evenly. Some comments include, "It lasts a long time also, melts evenly"; "Is so fragrant that I can smell it in the room the next day even if it's not lit"; and "This candle smells just like the shower gel and lotion."

Price: Around $24 plus free shipping Prime membership or for order over $25.

3. Caribbean Escape

Enjoy a tropical getaway right at home with (White Barn label) Caribbean Escape scent from the Bath and Body Works fragrance line. A tinge of beach, surf, and tropical flowers blends together to make this candle scent truly the best way to escape without ever leaving home. The scents include tropical melon, raspberry nectar and creamy coconut milk with essential oils. The candle burn time is approximately 45 hours of fragrance.

Bed & Body Works Customer Reviews

Customer are pleased with the scent and burn time. Some comments include, "The smell is sweet, soft and very soothing" and "Lovely tropical scents blended beautifully together."

Price: Around $14.50 Regular price around $24.50.

4. Pink Lilac & Vanilla

Pink Lilac & Vanilla is one of the best Bath & Body Works candle scents for spring, It's a rich infusion of these classic spring flowers and scent. While some lilac plants may only bloom for a few weeks, this aromatic candle can let you enjoy the scents of spring whenever you wish with a touch of vanilla. The candle burn time is approximately 45 hours of fragrance.

Bath & Body Works Customer Reviews

Customers love the spring scent of this candle. Some comments include, "The candle and wax color are beautiful. The scent is a perfect blend of vanilla and lilacs"; "It's very soft and powdery"; and "The throw is a 10."

Price: Around $14.50 Regular price around $24.50.

5. Lavender & Cedarwood Aromatherapy Scented Candle

The Bath & Body Works 3-wick Lavender & Cedarwood Aromatherapy Scented Candle was rated #1 by 2020 Best Reviews Guide as the result of scanning 6,877 reviews. This candle is also rated as an Amazon's Choice. The scents include lavender and cedarwood essential oils.

Amazon Customer Reviews

Amazon customers love the scent! Customer comments include, "The scent lasts for some time even after blown out" and "Love the smell of this candle, and the price is good."

Price: Around $23 for 3-wick candle

6. Mahogany Teakwood High Intensity

Bath & Body Works (White Barn label), Mahogany Teakwood High Intensity features the scents of rich mahogany, oak, teakwood, and frosted lavender with essential oils. Best Guides Reviews rated Mahogany Teakwood High Intensity as #2. This is the only "high intensity" 3-wick candle offered by Bath & Body Works.

Bath & Body Works Customer Reviews

Customers are pleased with the throw. One customer commented, "This means that the fragrance is strong enough to only need one candle for the whole house. If you have a home over 3000 sq ft you may need to use 2 candles." Another noted that the smell stays even once the candle is blown out.

Price: Around $14.50, regular price around $24.50.

7. Strawberry Pound Cake

The Bath & Body Works (White Barn label) Strawberry Pound Cake is a 3-wick candle. The scents include golden shortcake, fresh strawberries and whipped cream with essential oils. Approximately up to 45 hours fragrance.

Bath & Body Works Customer Reviews

Customer love this scent. Comments include, "The scent of this candle is truly authentic, and not overly fruity" and "The bakery smell really takes precedence." One customer noted how it affected her mood, saying, "I needed something to replace the winter 'blah' after the holidays. This candle was perfect for that."

Price: Around $14.50, Regular price around $24.50

8. Cactus Blossom

This popular Bath & Body Works 3-wick (White Barn label) Cactus Blossom features the scents, cactus flower petal, vanilla, sun-kissed coconut, and fresh sparkling lemon with essential oils. This candle provides a crisp yet sweet tropical fragrance and has a decorative lid. Provides approximately up to 45 hours of fragrance.

Bath & Body Works Customer Reviews

Bath & Body Works customers love this as a favorite candle choice. Some comments include, "It's not overpowering yet flirty and memorable" and "I always stock up on this one when there's a good candle sale."

Price: Around $14.50, regular price around $24.50

9. White Gardenia

Bath & Body Works (White Barn Label) White Gardenia features scents white gardenia, apple water and white woods with essential oils. This single wick candle is a soy-based wax blend. The 2.75"W x 3.5"H candle comes with a decorative lid and has an approximate 25-45 hours burn

Bath & Body Works Customer Reviews

Customers are pleased with this candle scent. Some of the comments include, "If you're looking for a flowery scent with a very strong throw this is it"; "After 30 seconds of lighting the candle it filled the entire room"; and "I purchased this candle over and over and over."

  • Price: Around $14.50 or Mix and Match 2/$20 for single wick candle
  • Price: Around $14.50, regular price around $24.50 for 3-wick candle

10. Limoncello

Bath & Body Works (White Barn label) 14.5 oz Limoncello features scents Sorrento lemons, cane sugar and lemon zest with essential oils. This 3-wick candle is a customer citrus favorite and comes with a decorative lid. Provides up to 45 hours of fragrance.

Bath & Body Works Customer Reviews

Customers enjoy the citrus scent of the Limoncello candle. Some comments mention the throw and that the scent is perfect year-round, while others say, "Smells so good not a artificial lemon or a cleaning lemon smell just a pure good lemon scent" and "This candle smells so delicious it makes me want a lemon meringue pie!"

Price: Around $14.50, regular price around $24.50

11. Twisted Peppermint

The 3-wick candle 14.5 oz Twisted Peppermint is a top holiday fragrance! The scents include, cool peppermint, vanilla buttercream, sugared snow, fresh balsam, and a hint of musk with essential oils. If you're looking for a candle to fill your home with a holiday aroma, this one is a fun choice and comes with a decorative lid. The candle provides up to 45 hours of fragrance.

Bath & Body Works Customer Reviews

Customer love this candle for holiday celebrations. Some comments include "The throw is amazing and definitely better than any candy cane I've smelled before!" and "This is my new favorite!"

Price: Around $12.25, regular price around $24.50.

12. Chocolate Lava Cake

3-wick 14.5 oz Chocolate Lava Cake has luscious scents that include, scrumptious chocolate cake, gooey cocoa center and powdered sugar dusting with essential oils. The candle provides 45 hours of fragrance and comes with a decorative lid.

Bath & Body Works Customer Reviews

Bath & Body Works customers love the candle scents. Some comments include, "Really makes you hungry and want the real thing!"; "I like this Lava Cake scent soooo much more than I thought I would!" and "The scent fills the whole room and it smells exactly like a fresh, hot chocolate lava cake."

Price: Around $12.25 regular price around $24.50

13. Hot Cocoa & Cream

The 3-wick 14.5 oz candle Hot Cocoa & Cream features scents decadent milk chocolate, fresh steamed milk and mini marshmallows with essential oils. This delicious smelling candle features a decorative lid. Provides up to 45 hours of fragrance.

Bath & Body Works Customer Reviews

Customers are very pleased with the scent and burn of this candle. Some comments include, "Really powerful throw and makes my entire house smell like I'm baking either a chocolate cake or brownies"; and "Really makes you hungry and want the real thing!" Customers note they purchase the scent year-round.

Price: Around $12.25 regular price $24.50

Shopping for the Best Bath and Body Works Candle Scents

You can shop for the best candle scents for Bath & Body Works once you know which scents appeal to you the most. You may want to do follow the example of many Bath & Body Works customers and stock up on your favorite scents wherever there is a sale!

13 Best-Smelling Bath and Body Works Candle Scents