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National Beekeeping Centre Wales

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Very interesting and informative. Hone from different bee keepers in Wales available to buy. Run by... read more

Reviewed 22 June 2017
Cerys B
,
Whitchurch, United Kingdom
via mobile
It's a shop really-advert needs to be redefined

By the advertising I expected something like we visit in France a small museum on bees. I was... read more

Reviewed 26 June 2018
LordNoddy
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Salisbury
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We are a non-profit distributing organisation whose aim is to help develop a vigorous, healthy and environmentally responsible beekeeping industry in Wales. We will promote good practice, accurate and accessible public information, and involve the...more
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Old Saw Mill Bodnant Welsh Food Centre | Bodnant Welsh Food, Furnace Farm, Tal-y-Cafn LL28 5RP, Wales
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Reviewed 30 August 2018 via mobile

Came here to support the centre and get some local honey. There were 3 bees in the shop. We managed to scoop 2 out of the shop so the could fly away. The male staff member proceeded to get a bug zapper and killed the...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed 26 June 2018

By the advertising I expected something like we visit in France a small museum on bees. I was really looking forward to visiting and spending quite a while there.But this was just a very small shop with information squashed in between. While the honey and...More

Date of experience: June 2018
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Reviewed 6 June 2018

A badly maned, overpriced shop with little imagination and very little information about bees. It could be better classified as an overpriced tourist money extraction shop.

Date of experience: May 2018
2  Thank Robert L
Reviewed 12 March 2018 via mobile

Lots of information on need really nice man who takes time to explain things to children and all new products reasonably priced

Date of experience: March 2018
1  Thank James F
Reviewed 7 March 2018

On a recent Tuesday afternoon, after we had been to the adjacent Farm Shop, Hubby persuaded me to go inside this Visitor Centre. He liked the live web-cam. Unfortunately, I have a fear of bees so I did not enjoy it! However, I was happy...More

Date of experience: March 2018
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Reviewed 8 August 2017

Visited towards the end of the day. My husband mentioned to the volunteer member of staff that he has just started to keep bees, and had a wonderful informative conversation with this gentleman and another man who dropped off some honey (we bought a jar...More

Date of experience: August 2017
1  Thank Karen J
Reviewed 22 June 2017 via mobile

Very interesting and informative. Hone from different bee keepers in Wales available to buy. Run by volunteers. Enjoyable visit

Date of experience: June 2017
Thank Cerys B
Bees_Wales, Volunteer Coordinator & Centre Supervisor at National Beekeeping Centre Wales, responded to this reviewResponded 23 June 2017

Cerys, Thank you for your comments. Pleased we were informative. You can follow us on Twitter @BeesWales and link in with other beekeepers etc. Regards from the Volunteer Coordinator

Reviewed 27 May 2017

At the Welsh Food Centre Bodnant. Lots of Bee information & lovely Welsh honey of diiferent varieties are for sale.

Date of experience: May 2017
1  Thank Mike G
Bees_Wales, Visitor Centre Supervisor at National Beekeeping Centre Wales, responded to this reviewResponded 28 May 2017

Thank you for your kind comments. We try to provide the best experience for our visitors.

Reviewed 8 February 2017

Good Bee education for adults and children alike... Lots of information, things to buy.. Good informed volunteers..

Date of experience: August 2016
1  Thank dee542017
Reviewed 1 January 2017

Good that we are looking after the bees. Good honey to buy not expensive. Found the information interesting. Good to show children

Date of experience: December 2016
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