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The Honey Place

Open Now: 6:00 am - 5:00 pm
Open today: 6:00 am - 5:00 pm
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Very interesting and informative

Not a big honey person normally, I found the video very informative (if not a bit dated) but still... read more

Reviewed 2 July 2018
Tanjil South
Classic Big Thing Edutainment, still as sweet

Like so many other classic summer holiday route stops 'The Honey Place' (or the Big Beehive as we... read more

Reviewed 7 May 2018
Peter H
Newcastle, Australia
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  • Average33%
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“great coffee”(7 reviews)
“bee keeping”(3 reviews)
“working hive”(6 reviews)
Take a trip to The Honey Place in Urunga near Coffs Harbour and experience how the bees work and make honey. See our display hive of both European and Australian native bees. Try our section of 100% pure Australian honey, as well as our very unique...more
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4049 Giinagay Way, Urunga, New South Wales 2455, Australia
+61 2 6655 6160
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All reviews great coffee bee keeping working hive free tasting fun stop behind glass on display for sale free entry well worth the visit gift shop big beehive documentary giftware importance production
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Reviewed 7 November 2018

Great icecreem fresh made ingredients so tasty good price real icecream honey free tasting so much good service as well

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank eyes5
Reviewed 29 September 2018

Very little to see here, only one small hive and very little in their shop. Certainly not worth going out of your way for a visit.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank sandra s
Reviewed 26 September 2018 via mobile

Watch bees working. Learn more about bees and the honey making process via dvd. Taste test honey before picking a bottle of your favorite local honey. Happy and knowledgeable staff.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank 36_Sunshine_20
Reviewed 4 July 2018 via mobile

The guys there, Jeff (?) & Sandy offer amazing service, do great coffee n scones and are great to chat with. The see through beehive is mesmerising. I could watch it for hours. The taste testing of a vast range of honey flavors is tantilising....More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank HungryHungryMatt
Reviewed 2 July 2018

Not a big honey person normally, I found the video very informative (if not a bit dated) but still relevant. Was able to try different flavours of honey from various trees (each one being so different) but did buy a couple of sample pots. Also...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank kathyborg
Reviewed 7 May 2018

Like so many other classic summer holiday route stops 'The Honey Place' (or the Big Beehive as we have always called it) has been bypassed, meaning that unless you know it's there you would probably miss it. I think the best way to describe the...More

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank Peter H
Reviewed 5 May 2018

We took the family to The Honey Place while on holidays in Coffs Harbour. This is a quirky tourist attraction that seems to be run as a family affair, which offers a nice change from corporate theme parks. It is a small venue (shop, beehive...More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank Jason H
Reviewed 31 March 2018

Great variety of tasty honey, very good video on the life of the bee and production of the honey. Well worth the visit.

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank PnAOz
Reviewed 9 February 2018

We always go by this place once a year and stock up for us as well as family and friends. Love to see these small businesses surviving.

Date of experience: December 2017
Thank chilliblue00
Reviewed 3 February 2018 via mobile

I really just expected to pop in and buy some local honey but we had a very pleasant visit here. Yes, it’s a bit dated and feels like a step back in time - however the owner was very friendly and informative, and we enjoyed...More

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank Linda H
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27 December 2017|
Response from Smod75 | Reviewed this property |
You may need to give them a call directly to find out their opening times over the Christmas and new year period. Hope this helps.