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Quince Honey Farm

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North Road, South Molton EX36 3AZ, England
+44 1769 572401
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Still a great place after 25 years

We visited here recently after holidaying back in the area after quite some time! There’s been many... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
CountryGirl198311
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Reading, United Kingdom
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Very informative but mainly aimed at kids

A great place to visit if your with a group of children, plenty to see and do, and very informative... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Sean G
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Get a Buzz from your holiday and take a trip to Quince Honey Farm. The family-run working honey farm has been producing quality honey since 1949 and has over 1000 hives deep in the North Devon countryside. Visit the world’s largest Honeybee...more
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Hours Today: 9:00 am - 6:00 pm
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Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
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North Road, South Molton EX36 3AZ, England
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+44 1769 572401
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We visited here recently after holidaying back in the area after quite some time! There’s been many improvements over the years but it’s not lost it’s charm. And the postbox beehive is still there! The addition of a soft play area is great and helped...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A great place to visit if your with a group of children, plenty to see and do, and very informative for the adults to, Great set up with the different types of hive.

Thank Sean G
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We visited Quince Honey Farm primarily because honey is delicious & they allow dogs on site throughout (bar the children's play area). After parking (which is free); we headed to the gift shop (with our dog) to purchase our tickets. At £7.75 per adult it's...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Weather not fantastic today so visited the bee farm as our children are learning about bees at school. Made candles (extra charge) and completed facts booklet. A little disappointed with the food as it is expensive for what you get but all in a good...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We've had such a good day. Informative boards everywhere, wonderful inventive hives. I've got a newfound respect for bees, what incredible little creatures they are. Tasted all the different honeys and was surprised by the distinct tastes they all had. Friendly staff willing to teach...More

Thank Mandarinlivs
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Reviewed 16 April 2018

Visited the farm as part of a coach tour of Devon. The official 'tour' of the farm was well worth going on, the guide explained each process of honey making slowly and carefully and also explained about the life cycle of the average honey bee,...More

Thank restorergirl
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Reviewed 14 April 2018

This was a total waste of our money. We spent £35 for a family of 5 to visit Quince honey farm today. We were really disappointed. It took us two hours and this included sitting outside to eat our picnic. The place is run down....More

Thank kernowchick1
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Reviewed 10 April 2018

We always visit the honey farm when we are in Devon. This year we were excited to see that they were doing a Bee keeping experience for children. My 12 year old daughter was very excited about going. It was a fantastic experience. The bee...More

Thank griffefield
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Reviewed 1 April 2018 via mobile

Absolutely fantastic place to visit — the kids loved the play space and the creepy crawlies. The exhibition was fascinating, the staff knowledgeable and friendly, the cafe full of yummy treats. All of us, from the oldest (70) to the youngest (2) enjoyed every minute....More

Thank Andy B
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Reviewed 8 January 2018 via mobile

Cold winters day just before the kids go back to school, the play area is great for them to burn off some excess energy. In the winter the bee area is closed but when I have seen it open it was very informative and if...More

Thank Ricky C
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amandajayne6
4 April 2018|
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Response from Ian W | Property representative |
Hi, yes. Dogs are allowed everywhere except for the children's play areas. There are even free dog biscuits at the entrance desk in the shop. :o)
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Melissa W
27 March 2018|
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Response from Ian W | Property representative |
Yes.
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Roger L
24 April 2015|
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Response from Ruby M | Property representative |
Summer rates: Adults £6.95 Children ( 3-16) £6.50 Seniors £6.50 Under 3’s Free Group rate: £4.45 with a group of 10 or more and pre-booking is essential. This includes the whole attraction for the day, or check the... More
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