*Excludes Queen Bees*

Visit Us

We are open 9am to 3pm Monday to Friday.

When planning to visit, booking is usually not necessary unless for larger groups of over 6 or if you’d like to do a tour and tasting.

Outside of our regular opening hours we operate an honesty box system for the honey.

Beekeeping experiences are also run from our base, to book one please book via the online shop once booked you can view dates on the booking calendar, beekeeping experiences get booked up quickly so we recommend booking well in advance. Available dates are in August and April.

Tours and Tastings

Experience a tasting through the range of Sparkling Meads and Honey, whilst enjoying a tour of Northumberland Honey Co

Meadery | Sparkling Mead bottles riddling


1 or 2 People


3 or More

+ £10 per person

Tours and Tastings are priced dependent on the number of people attending. For 1 or 2 people the total cost is £40. For 3 or more people the cost increases by just £10 per person.

We have a maximum online booking of 10 places per tour.

If looking for a larger group please contact us to discuss and we will accomodate.

Tours and tastings can be booked in advance for between 1 and 10 people.

Booking Process for Tour and Tasting

1) Browse the range of available dates and times on the calendar below

2)  Pay for your places on the online shop:

If booking as a gift and you do not know the date the recipient can attend, we will simply send your gift voucher out to you or your recipient with instructions on how to book.

3) Book your date and time on the calendar below – in the notes section put your order number as the reference so payment for the tour and tasting can be allocated

Meadery Shop | Meadery Tasting Room Northumberland Honey Co

Visiting Us

We have a small onsite trade counter / shop which is open 9am to 3pm Monday to Friday. Outside of these hours we operate an honesty box system for the honey.

We have a disabled access WC and ample parking.

There is a bee enclosure on site where we undertake queen rearing so you can see the bees flying, on occassion you may catch a glimpse of our beekeepers working the bees too.

The bees are safely behind a mesh screen but please keep a safe distance from them too.

Location, How to Find Us

Located in an accessible position at the west end of Haltwhistle.

By Car

Take the west turning into Haltwhistle (Carlisle side) and then the first left into Haltwhistle Industrial Estate. Then left again down the hill, keep going and you’ll see our green building with sign in front of you.

By Bus

The AD122 serves Haltwhistle from Hadrians Wall.

The 685 stops in Haltwhistle from Carlisle to Hexham.

There is a bus stop conveniently located at the top of our industrial estate. The centre of Haltwhistle is a 5-10 minute walk and hosts a range of shops and cafes if you need to spend time between buses.

By Train

Haltwhistle Train Station is a 10 minute walk from us, with regular trains from Newcastle and Carlisle with onwards connections to the west and east coast mainlines.

Map & Address

Northumberland Honey Co
Unit 6C,
Haltwhistle Industrial Estate,
NE49 9HA

Beekeeping Experience | Visit Northumberland Honey Company