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Planet Bee Honey Farm & Meadery

#2 of 50 things to do in Vernon Features Animals
5011 Bella Vista Rd, Vernon, British Columbia V1H 1A1, Canada
+1 250-542-8088
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Bee Interesting

Friendly knowledgeable staff was able to provide information on the habits and life cycles of bees... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Jon H
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Exceptional Service

I visited for my first time in search of a local honey that might help me build up immunity against... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Vernon, Canada
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Planet Bee Honey Farm & Honeymoon Meadery offers an authentic and memorable experience into the world of the industrious honeybee. Learn about the amazing world of the honeybee - or stop by to sample our numerous floral varieties of honey and browse the gift shop. Our Honeymoon Mead, or honeywine, has been produced on site since 2011, and is available for complimentary sampling at the tasting bar. At Planet Bee our mission is to educate people on the importance of the honeybee through sharing their world and amazing products which can enhance our well-being.
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5011 Bella Vista Rd, Vernon, British Columbia V1H 1A1, Canada
+1 250-542-8088
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Friendly knowledgeable staff was able to provide information on the habits and life cycles of bees. For tourists who are not coming off a tour bus, they do not allow mead tastings until the bus crowd disburses so had an extended wait time for this...More

Thank Jon H
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

I visited for my first time in search of a local honey that might help me build up immunity against my seasonal allergies. A lovely and very knowledgable woman provided me with what I needed. Besides many types and flavours of honey they also have...More

Thank dabee2009
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We didnt do the tour but were fascinated by the live hive in the store. We tasted all the honeys and they were amazing (except buckwheat lol). We also did a mead tasting and that was pretty awesome. Great selection of flavors of honey. The...More

Thank Kerri-Ann M
Reviewed 5 days ago

Loved visiting this location, seeing the bees and took home some delicious honey. Only regret was not buying bigger jars of it!

Thank Pam A
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We stopped in here and checked out the bee house. This was so cool. We tried the sample honeys. Which were all delish. Tried some of thier jellies as well. A definite place to stop and check out.

Thank lakotawoman2010
Reviewed 1 week ago

It is a nice little shop. There is an indoor hive where you can watch the bees and learn from the staff which is very informative. There is a honey tasting wall that lets you sample the different types of honey they sell which was...More

Thank Sun B
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is always a place we take our visiting guests and family to. It's an opportunity to view a live hive behind glass and even spot the queen. There's wonderful honey products, a very large variety of honeys to sample plus try some of their...More

Thank nowhitewinters
Reviewed 1 week ago

This was far more interesting than you would expect. The talk is excellent and the variety of goods on offer far greater than the usual products on offer .

Thank Marian E
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Planet Bee is a great place to visit. The staff are very friendly and helpful. Learnt a lot about the life cycle of bees and didn't realize how much we didn't know!! Great honey and very tasty mead which is just something different from the...More

Thank Dave M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We visited twice on our holiday as we ate the honey we bought during our 5 days in Lumby and returned for more! Loved being able to try the different honeys before purchasing. Very friendly helpful staff. Taking some home to England for nanny to...More

Thank wendymarc
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1 February 2017|
Response from Ed N | Property representative |
Hello Sheila; Thank you for taking the time to reach out to us. Matter of factly we are still in business and doing quite well. We only ocassionally do the Armstrong IPE but we have done a few foodie type events in... More
Lori C
16 March 2016|
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Response from overthedale | Reviewed this property |
Planet bee is open all year round. They have a website that is pretty good with the info at planetbee. Spelled it out as TA will not allow links. Imagine that a review site that does not allow links