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The shop was great - tasting different kinds of Honey and learning about it as I went (I didn't realise how many different kinds of honey and flavours there were). We paid the $4 to go into the Hive which was an incredible sight! It...More
Just a shop unless you want to walk in a huge hive with loads of bees, that costs $4
The shop assistant was very grumpy when we visited.
Date of experience: February 2017
Abigail C, Owner at Bay of Islands Honey Shop, responded to this reviewResponded 31 March 2017
Thanks for you feedback. We are sorry to hear that your visit was not satisfying. Our shop is geared towards honey and bee lovers, providing a huge range of honey and honey-related products, as well as the affordable option to enter inside a live hive.
This is such a great place. I love the hive that you can walk inside and watch the bees at work. Good to see people educating people about bees in such a fun and different way. Even the sign is a hive!
We go to Kerikeri abit and stopped at the Honey shop for Honey. Its well worth the drive for us ( 1.5 hours one way ) and I Love it. Great Honey and good people there. Last time I went they were out of what...More
Originally just went to look but decided to do the tour through the bee hive and also suit up and go with owner through entire collection process. A very interesting and informative tour. What the owners Kerry and Abby don't know about bees and bee...More