WARM WELCOME

to Africa's sweetest bee farm 

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relaxed

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Apiarista offers you an authentic bee farm experience in our own unique fresh way. Friendly service, the sweetest raw honey and an educational farmyard environment is what locals, families and travelers come to enjoy. Escape for a while to our cozy and tranquil place, where the kettle whistles the coffee beans into a special brew just for you.

Focused on people, not Wi-Fi (sorry). Come grow with us!!

RAW HONEY

The best honey you will ever taste - divinely created! 

- organic origin -

HONEY
COFFEE SHOP

Freshly ground coffee brewing daily. Bring the kids or a book, put the phone out of sight and let go... 

COFFEE
TOURS

Tastings & adventure options. Don't bee afraid, you will bee amazed

TOURS
GIFTS
GIFTS

Not mass produced with a

hand-made feel

KITCHEN

Home made with love and

lots of honey

KITCHEN
EQUIPMENT

Specialized for the backyard and professional beekeeper

EQUIP
MORE..

Some free or at a little fee...read further

MORE..
EVENTS & NEWS

* Busy with shop yard extensions... enlarging our visitor space :)

* No Autumn event due to construction etc.

* Watch this space for something happening in JULY...

BEE the first the hear our sweet news before social media!
Sign up at our shop to receive our special customer emails :)
 
* WE ACCEPT ONLY CARDS NO CASH *
 

DIRECTIONS : (we are 5 minutes off the N2)

  • Coming on the N2 from the East (Port Elizabeth), take the 730 off ramp, turn left at the stop, turn immediately right into Westlands Rd, continue to T - Junction, turn right into Tembani, continue to T junction, turn left into Draaifontein Rd, follow for about 1km, turn left at our sign Apiarista.

  • Coming on the N2 from the West (Cape Town), take the 724 off ramp, turn right at the stop, continue until the 4 way stop, turn left, continue to T - Junction, turn left into Draaifontein Rd, follow for about 2.5km, turn right at our sign Apiarista.

Mon - Fri: 9am - 3pm

​​Saturday: 8am - 12 pm

Closed: Sundays, public holidays

and shutdown period

Conveniently open 34 hours a week ONLY

(scheduled to accommodate other working-farm duties)

info@apiarista.co.za

+27 (0) 79 868 9062 (poor phone signal)

 

We don't use sms service or follow-up on missed calls.

We DO respond to email (within a day or 2) and we DO answer the phone in shop hours. (poor signal / high noise environment)

4 Murray Park, Draaifontein Rd, 6018

Port Elizabeth - South Africa

LAT/LON 33°56' 48" S / 25°21' 30" E

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