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Cheshire Falconry

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Blakemere Craft Center, Northwich CW8 2EB, England
+44 1606 882223
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Fascinating and fun experience

We went to this falconry centre at the weekend where my wife joined their Owl Experience. We had a... read more

Reviewed 7 October 2015
david_trafford1
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Stockport, United Kingdom
Fabulous Owl Experience

My husband booked me this for my birthday and I wasn't disappointed. The whole thing lasted about 3... read more

Reviewed 6 October 2015
jerseygirl632014
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Manchester, United Kingdom
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Cheshire falconry offer hands on bird of prey experiences , to take up the Gauntlet and fly Owls , Hawks and Eagles in the heart of the Cheshire Counryside
  • Excellent84%
  • Very good10%
  • Average1%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible4%
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“birds of prey” (40 reviews)
“harris hawk” (21 reviews)
“barn owl” (18 reviews)
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Blakemere Craft Center, Northwich CW8 2EB, England
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+44 1606 882223
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Reviewed 7 October 2015

We went to this falconry centre at the weekend where my wife joined their Owl Experience. We had a wonderful time and the staff there were excellent. The experience was great and one my wife will remember for many years. The birds were fun and...More

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Reviewed 6 October 2015

My husband booked me this for my birthday and I wasn't disappointed. The whole thing lasted about 3 hours and it was a really hands on and personal experience. The guide was Alice and she was really knowledgeable and approachable. We were given the opportunity...More

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Reviewed 5 October 2015

A brilliant experience Simply: Give it a go! A totally brilliant experience, which was by Andy’s informative and interesting explanations of all the birds we handled. It was great to see Andy’s true love and enthusiasm for the birds, and that came across in how...More

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Reviewed 23 September 2015

Met here for a family gathering as a common interest in falconry. All around the complex are signs advertising "flying displays" at 1 pm and 3 pm, there must have been over a dozen. On arrival just before 1 pm we were told that displays...More

Thank E Paul R
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Steve B, Owner at Cheshire Falconry, responded to this reviewResponded 25 September 2015

Regarding your comments . .your stay in the aviary lasted 40min and cost £2.50 . On view is a collection of over 50 birds of prey .White tailed sea Eagle , Golden Eagle just to mention 2 . We apologies the falconry display sign had...More

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Reviewed 1 September 2015

The Blakemere Craft Center is a very well organised and well appointed venue. It offers a wide selection of interests. There are shops. There is a very well presented pet store. This pet center had a wide selection of animal life. The birds were really...More

Thank dexys12000
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Reviewed 30 August 2015

Spend a wonderful morning on the Meet the Birds experience at Blakemere. Robert (think that was his name) was the bird handler and was so knowledgeable and made the whole thing so interesting and enjoyable. We had a Barn Owl, Kestral, Buzzard, and a Harris...More

Thank Cheshirecat980
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Reviewed 5 August 2015

Booked as a birthday treat for my daughter. It was a really enjoyable morning. The one and a half hour Raptor Encounter was on special offer at £60 for two and was very good value. We flew a barn owl called Sprite, a harris hawk...More

Thank Robert B
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Reviewed 2 August 2015

Had an fantastic experience with the amazing staff at Cheshire Falconry. We had the opportunity to watch the falconry display and also take part in the Birds of Prey experience which was thoroughly enjoyed by both our granddaughters and ourselves alike. Can't recommend this highly...More

Thank Diane B
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Reviewed 26 July 2015

One of the best birthday presents I have ever received. The staff are really helpful and the experience is one to remember.

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Reviewed 24 July 2015

Thank you to all at Cheshire Falconry - we had a wonderful morning on the "Meet the Birds" experience. The aviary was spacious and each bird had access to a rich and quality environment within each enclosure. Our falconer was excellent, showing real enthusiasm and...More

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Rebekah F
5 April 2017|
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Response from Mike W | Reviewed this property |
the session I was on was a group of around 8-9 but you get plenty of time with the birds flying to and from you. the guys are giving information on the birds so you have time to listen whilst someone else has has a go. also... More
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Mrsy45
22 August 2015|
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Response from Steve B | Property representative |
I, The full day starts at 9.30 am and finishes around 4pm -4.30 pm . please contact me if can help in any way . regards Steve
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