Welcome to The Good Life Wales, a beekeeping website offering introductory courses to beekeeping and all things bees. Located in the breathtaking Brecon Beacons within a 12 acre country setting, our courses provide a unique opportunity to delve into the captivating world of bees.

Our comprehensive courses cover everything from the lifecycle of bees to the inner workings of a beehive. Whether you are a beginner or simply curious about the intricate lives of these incredible creatures, our classroom overview is the perfect starting point.

During the classroom session, you will have the chance to explore the fascinating world of bees in a relaxed and interactive environment. Our knowledgeable instructors will guide you through the bee’s lifecycle, explaining the various stages from egg to adult. You will gain a deep understanding of their behavior, communication, and role within the hive.

But the learning experience doesn’t stop there. Our classroom features an observation hive, providing a live preview of the inner workings of a hive. You will have the opportunity to witness the bees as they go about their daily activities, observing their intricate dances, and marveling at their teamwork.

After the classroom session, it’s time for some hands-on experience. Get ready to don your beekeeping suit and open a beehive under the guidance of our experienced beekeepers. This unique opportunity allows you to get up close and personal with the bees, gaining a firsthand understanding of the tasks involved in beekeeping.

During the guided tour through our woodlands, you will discover the diverse homes of solitary bees and encounter different types of bees, each with their own unique characteristics and contributions to the ecosystem. It’s a chance to appreciate the incredible biodiversity of these buzzing creatures and the vital role they play in pollination.

At The Good Life Wales, we believe that beekeeping is not just a hobby but a way to connect with nature and contribute to the preservation of our environment. Our courses are designed to inspire and educate, providing you with the knowledge and skills to embark on your beekeeping journey.