Benjamin Moore Golden Honey 297

Official color page:Golden Honey 297
Color code:297
Color name:Golden Honey
Brand:Benjamin Moore

Picture a warm and inviting space painted in Benjamin Moore 297 Golden Honey. This rich and luminous hue exudes a sense of coziness and elegance that is perfect for living rooms, dining rooms, and bedrooms. The golden undertones of this color create a welcoming ambiance, making it ideal for spaces where you want to feel relaxed and at ease. Benjamin Moore 297 Golden Honey pairs beautifully with wood accents and neutral furnishings, adding a touch of sophistication to any room it graces. Embrace the timeless beauty of this color and transform your space into a haven of comfort and style.

What are Benjamin Moore Golden Honey undertones?

Red is Benjamin Moore Golden Honey undertone color, as you can clearly see on the color field below. To determine this undertone we’ve removed all the tints, tones, shades and get HUE (pure color). Seems that undertone definition on a white sheet is already outdated and rather inaccurate


HEX value

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RGB code:

250, 225, 160

Is Benjamin Moore Golden Honey 297 cool or warm?

warm colors
Color wheel
cool colors

With a hue of 43° this Yellow refers warm paint shade according to HSL (Hue, Saturation, Lightness) on the color wheel.

297 Golden Honey HSL code: 43, 90%, 80%

Hue - degree on a color wheel from 0 to 360. 0 is red, 120 is green, and 240 is blue.
Saturation is a percentage value. 0% is a shade of grey, and 100% is the full color.
Lightness is also a percentage value. 0% is black, and 100% is white.

  • Warm Yellow will make even large rooms feel cozy and intimate
  • Warm Yellow undertones tend to make you feel happy, energized and playful
  • Warm paint colors are ideal for kitchens, living rooms or bathrooms
  • Warmer hues make larger spaces feel more inviting

Act like a pro: Mixing warm and cool shades is a must have to get harmonius interior. Add accents that contrast with the primary color to create visual balance. If your walls are a warm color, don’t forget to add accent in cold colors (furniture, art, décor). A good practice is too use a complementary color scheme.

Coordinating colors.
Colors that go with Benjamin Moore Golden Honey:

Monochromatic color scheme

Monochromatic color scheme

This scheme consists of different shades, tints, and tones of a single color. It's the perfect hue combination, but with no accent decor it's pretty boring.

Lighter shades

Darker shades

Color comparison

Golden Honey 297 vs Lemon Drops 2019-50

Trying to find ideal shade for your next project? Let's help you make the best decision for your design goals.

Benjamin Moore Golden Honey 297 vs Benjamin Moore Lemon Drops 2019-50Open Golden Honey 297
LRV: 72.82%
Off-White color
Temperature: warm
LRV: 76.99%
Off-White color
Temperature: warm

Golden Honey 297 vs Sunshine on the Bay 347

What is the difference between these two paint colors. Let’s compare to see which might be right for you.

Benjamin Moore Golden Honey 297 vs Benjamin Moore Sunshine on the Bay 347Open Golden Honey 297
LRV: 72.82%
Off-White color
Temperature: warm
LRV: 72.82%
Off-White color
Temperature: warm