So you’re thinking about building a bee hotel for your yard? Well, you have come to the right place! In this post I will give you the how-to on building a bee hotel, as well as some important information on the little pollination machines themselves! First off, let me tell you about the underdogs: native bees. There are over 4,000 species of native bees in North America, but most of the spotlight falls on the honey bee…which was introduced to the U.S from Europe when the colonists arrived.