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Bay of Islands Honey Shop

Closed Now: 9:30 AM - 4:30 PM
Open today: 9:30 AM - 4:30 PM
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Small shop, yummy honey.

Highly recommend the Pohutukawa Honey. We went back on our way back home to buy some for our... read more

Reviewed January 23, 2018
MamooseNz
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NZ
Family holiday

We enjoyed it so much and the boys learnt so much with the tour.. highly recommend We even bought... read more

Reviewed January 15, 2018
chantalthornton
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Greater Sydney, Australia
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Jan 23, 2018
“Small shop, yummy honey.”
Jan 15, 2018
“Family holiday ”
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Discover New Zealand's biggest beehive! Enter if you dare . . . Free honey tasting. Full range of honeys, skincare, candles, health products, giftware, and more. All weather, all ages.
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414 Kerikeri Road, Kerikeri 0230, New Zealand
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+64 9-407 7712
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Reviewed January 23, 2018

Highly recommend the Pohutukawa Honey. We went back on our way back home to buy some for our neighbours. The kids enjoyed trying the different honey's.

Date of experience: January 2018
Thank MamooseNz
Reviewed January 15, 2018 via mobile

We enjoyed it so much and the boys learnt so much with the tour.. highly recommend We even bought their honey which we use daily and the price was great

Date of experience: January 2018
Thank chantalthornton
Reviewed December 13, 2017 via mobile

Stopped with clients for a break. Huge selection of honey products. Most honey types, plus creams lotions etc. Take the time to visit the giant give. Bit scary but amazing. Fun for the kids.

Date of experience: December 2017
Thank getdihere
Reviewed March 29, 2017

He obviously loves the bees and the honey. He told us all about honey and manuka in particular. He had lots of info about the area around Kerikeri too. We enjoyed our visit

Date of experience: March 2017
Thank bestiswest
Reviewed March 29, 2017

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

Date of experience: July 2016
Thank Renae007
Reviewed February 18, 2017 via mobile

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
Thank HKinsey
Abigail C, Owner at Bay of Islands Honey Shop, responded to this reviewResponded March 31, 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.

Reviewed January 24, 2017 via mobile

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!

Date of experience: January 2017
Thank 501kathyp
Reviewed January 7, 2017 via mobile

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

Date of experience: January 2017
Thank craigevil_morison
Reviewed December 5, 2016 via mobile

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

Date of experience: December 2016
Thank ba-dterntaang
Reviewed November 13, 2016 via mobile

Good place to go check out. Kids would love the honey hive. Some nice ideas for pressy's for Christmas to.

Date of experience: November 2016
Thank TCZeus
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