Getting started: Our beginner kits take the guesswork out of starting to keep your own hive. Most beginner beekeepers start with the National - the most popular hive here in the UK. Easy to expand, the hive’s perfect for budding beekeepers as you’ll be free to add space to your hive as your confidence grows. Our National Starter Kits include everything you need to start your beekeeping journey.
All of our hives are made from the finest quality Western Red Cedar. Imperfections and knots are discarded, so you will receive a top quality product that will last for many years. Width 51.5cm x depth 56cm x height 70cm. Starter Kit Hive including 9 essentials! Fully assembled.
- The most popular hive for beginners
- Made using high quality Western Red Cedar
- Includes everything you need to get started
- Free delivery
Our National Hive Starter Kit includes nine beekeeping essentials to get you started with everything you need, and it’s fully assembled.
Includes: Gabled Roof, Cover Board with 2 Porter Bee Escapes, Super with 10 SN1 Frames, Castellated Spacers and Wired Foundation, Wire Queen Excluder, Brood Chamber with 12 DN4 Frames and Wired Foundation, Ventilated Floor with entrance block, Stand and Legs. Mouse Guard.
You also receive – a complete National Hive with gabled roofs, frames and foundation. A £50 National Bee Supplies gift Voucher, All in one Beekeeper Suit with veil and gloves, a beautiful book on the complete guide to beekeeping , smoker including fuel, a collection of hive tools, a Dobies tin with a honey bee selection of seeds for your garden, Container of feed, 2 months subscription to Bee craft magazine, plus free delivery of your beehive starter kit.