We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Planet Bee Honey Farm & Meadery

#2 of 49 things to do in Vernon Features Animals
5011 Bella Vista Rd, Vernon, British Columbia V1H 1A1, Canada
+1 250-542-8088
Website
Save
Review Highlights
Knowledgeable staff, educational displays, and many bee related products

Not only can you get honey there, but also mead, bee pollen, bee character ceramics, and now jam... read more

Reviewed yesterday
valueseeker604
,
british columbia
Really friendly and a great place to stop!

We tasted mead and the staff was super friendly and helpful. Tons of amazing honeys and a great... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
nksv2014
,
Minesing, Canada
via mobile
Read all 259 reviews
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Overview
  • Excellent48%
  • Very good38%
  • Average11%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
Closed Now
All hours
Hours Today: 08:00 - 18:00
Suggested Duration: < 1 hour
LOCATION
5011 Bella Vista Rd, Vernon, British Columbia V1H 1A1, Canada
CONTACT
Website
+1 250-542-8088
Write a Review
Reviews (259)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language
  • More languages

1 - 10 of 259 reviews

Reviewed yesterday

Not only can you get honey there, but also mead, bee pollen, bee character ceramics, and now jam. There are honey, mead and jam tasting bars for you to try the different products made on site. Character cutouts in the front offer great photo opportunity...More

Thank valueseeker604
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We tasted mead and the staff was super friendly and helpful. Tons of amazing honeys and a great information and displays! A fun stop with lots to look at.

Thank nksv2014
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Very helpful staff and even though us is a shop, there are several things which make it much more interactive. The mead is definitely worth a try as are the different styles of honey. The staff are also very knowledgable about the bees and there...More

Thank GracieMorton95
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I went to Planet Bee to pickup a birthday gift for a friend. The amount of gift items to choose from is amazing. I didn't know exactly what I wanted, nor did I know anything about Mead. I asked if they could explain to me...More

Thank Anne F
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Amazing selection of honey and bee products. Loved being able to taste them all before buying. Also really lived the life beehive. Really cool place to visit.

Thank Micky C
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I utilize many of their products and i love what they do for me! In addition to their fabulous tasting honey, they have supplements, skin care products, mead and more. My fave is their facial day cream. It is so light and silky on the...More

Thank desbunny
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Our family of 4 (5, 8 & 16) plus two grandparents visited Planet Bee on a recommendation from a friend who lives in the area and were NOT disappointed! What a great education on honey bees - free-of-charge with no obligation to buy anything, James...More

Thank Mark Y
Reviewed 20 April 2017 via mobile

A cute place with 25 different honeys to taste and complimentary honey wine tasting. We went in April so it was not up and running as normal. I would like to come back in the summer and see everything. Otherwise it's just a store with...More

Thank BookerKrystal
Olivia N, Manager at Planet Bee Honey Farm & Meadery, responded to this review

Hello BookerKrystal, Thank you for your wonderful praise, we are happy you enjoyed our honey tasting and demonstration hive! We hope you can join us in the summer months for one of our educational presentations or the Opening the Hive presentation which is a highlight...More

Reviewed 16 April 2017

Great little place - displays appealing to all family members as well as 'adult' corner for tasting delicious wines made from honey. Knowledgeble and friendly staff. Will definitely be a repeat visitor!

Thank langgb
Reviewed 11 April 2017

A must for small children and people without knowledge of how honey bees create the magic. A must really and so much fun for the knowledge and creation of how the bees live and produce the wonderful nector.

Thank harstinesally
Nearby
Nearby Restaurants
Longhorn Pub
37 reviews
.68 km away
Casa de Mario's
16 reviews
.94 km away
Tim Horton's
7 reviews
.82 km away
Subway
6 reviews
.85 km away
Nearby Attractions
Davison Orchards Country Village
568 reviews
.23 km away
Okanagan Science Centre
38 reviews
2.59 km away
Tourism Vernon Visitor Centre
16 reviews
2.59 km away
Questions & AnswersAsk a question
Sheila1111_13
Hi...did you people sell out? Didn't see your booth at Armstrong last summer. Someone mentioned that they think you may have sold out. Going to miss our chats, Ed.
2 February 2017|
Answer
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
0
Votes
Lori C
When is it open? I am not a robot
16 March 2016|
Answer Show all 4 answers
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
0
Votes