How to Use the Stardew Valley Bee House?

Have you already started your Stardew Valley bee house journey? Or are you still learning about how to make honey in Stardew? Either way, this can be a perfect opportunity to learn more about how to use the Stardew bee house in the game and how to make the most out of this!

Stardew Valley bee house. (Source: Pinterest)

What is the Stardew Bee house?

First of all, the Stardew bee house is considered to be equipment that you can use in the game. Basically, players can use it to make honey and get a rather good profit from that!

You can also put the bee house inside, however, it won’t produce honey there! That’s why players usually choose to keep the bee houses outside where they can give a profit. Once everything is ready, you will be able to get honey every 4 days.

This guide will go over the main things you need to know about using this item to make honey! Let’s take a look at that.

How to get the Stardew Bee House?

Now that you know what the Stardew bee house is, here is how you can get it for your farm.

As with most items, you will have to craft it. The bee house in Stardew Valley costs 40 Wood, 8 Coal, 1 Iron Bar, and 1 Maple Syrup to make. Just keep in mind that you only get the recipe once you reach Level 3 of Farming. This might not be the perfect thing for a beginner, so be patient until you can get your bee house in the game.

However, there is one more way to get the beehive. The other way is to complete the Fall Crops Bundle. Once that is done, you will receive this item.

Now you are ready to get your hands on a nice bee house! Below you will find more information about the Stardew Valley honey! This can be a very profitable business in Stardew Valley, so it’s worth learning more about it.

What Is The Range Of the Bee house In Stardew Valley?

While there can be some minor exceptions, your beehive usually has the range of 5 tiles in all four directions, so that can explain how the bee house will look in your farm.

Stardew Valley beehive range

Depending on how the Beehive layout works the best, you might end up putting your Beehive in the reach of various flowers. What happens in this situation when you have different flowers around? Well, the honey priority will be given to the flower type that is the closest to the Stardew Valley bee house.

Once all of this is ready, just wait for a few days before you get honey!

Just keep in mind that this only works in SpringSummer, and Fall!

Bee House and Honey In Stardew Valley

Can honey be profitable? Well, simple Wild Honey can be sold for 100 Gold. However, there are ways to make that more expensive! For example, honey from a Fairy Rose can be sold for up to 680 Gold. Doesn’t that sound much better?

Let’s take a look at how much your Honey can be worth:

Blue Jazz200
Summer Spangle280
Fairy Rose 680

What are the best Bee House Layouts?

Of course, you will want to have the best layout possible!

If you are looking for a great layout, then you will need the following: 8 flowers, 1 quality sprinkler, 1 scarecrow, and up to 47 bee houses. This works great for beginners who are trying to make a profit, but still don’t want to make it too difficult!

Then again, there is one more version that a lot of more experienced players use. We are talking about the layout of an iridium sprinkler, 18 flowers, 2 scarecrows, and up to 102 beehives. If you are trying to do honey farming full-time, then this might be the best option for you. It will take more time and patience, but it will be worth it in the long run!

So, are you ready to try honey farming in Stardew Valley? It can be a very profitable experience, just don’t forget how to use the Stardew bee house properly!

Meet the author

"Ever since I started playing Stardew Valley, I wanted to find the best tips and tricks to make the game easier and even more entertaining. That’s why I love sharing my favourite insights with other Stardew fans to see what can be useful both for beginners and experienced players!"

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