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The Secret Owl Garden

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Closed Now: 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Open today: 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
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What a gem of a place. Lovely setting within the grounds of Picton Castle. Very enthusiastic and... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
Bedlinog, United Kingdom
via mobile
Just wonderful.

I spent a week in Pembrokeshire with lady love and four (11-13) potentially cynical young males and... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
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The Secret Owl Garden is based in the beautiful woodland garden at Picton Castle. There are over 25 species of owl housed here and you can walk around and visit them. There are also interactive flying sessions, talks and trails taking place...more
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Hours Today: 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
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Picton Castle The Secret Owl Garden | Picton Castle, The Rhos, Haverfordwest SA62 4AS, Wales
+44 1437 751725
Most Helpful Positive Review
Reviewed 15 September 2018

We've already reviewed this place under the Picton Castle review but briefly, it really is a great place to visit as part of Castle grounds.

2  Thank Paul W
Most Helpful Critical Review
Reviewed 25 September 2017 via mobile

This is located within the grounds of Picton Castle, which is beautiful but is to commercial. The grounds / gardens are a great place to walk through. We did the owl experience, which was okay. There is many different species of owls from all over...More

2  Thank gina r
secretowlgarden, Front Office Manager at The Secret Owl Garden, responded to this reviewResponded 28 September 2017

Hi Gina, Thank you for coming to visit us and for the feedback. When you came to visit this was for general admission (£3 per person in addition to castle garden entry) to visit 25 different species of owl in their aviaries, all of which...More

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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

What a gem of a place. Lovely setting within the grounds of Picton Castle. Very enthusiastic and knowledgeable staff who clearly love their jobs. I highly recommend this place to spend some time. Some have criticised the cost but it’s not excessive at all. If...More

Thank JonathanR1877
Reviewed 1 week ago

I spent a week in Pembrokeshire with lady love and four (11-13) potentially cynical young males and this was the undisputed highlight. Castle and gardens are gorgeous, but we did the full 90 minute flying experience with very knowledgeable Ornithologist Catherine and three very different...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

Picton Castle was close by and the gardens were spectacular . The Secret Owl Garden was great with lots of different species , would certainly recommend a visit.

Thank Mr Stuart John E
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Fantastic day out with a find the teddy activity for the children. Lovely to see all the owls flying around too.

Thank Katy B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

What a lovely place to see owls. The owls all had lovely enclosures and all clean and healthy. A lady took the owls out one at a time and told us a little bit about them and answered our questions. Really enjoyed it.

Thank Lillypulula
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We bought a joint ticket for Picton Castle and the owl garden. This enabled us to join an interesting and entertaining guided tour of the castle, enjoy the beautiful castle grounds and play area, visit the amazing cafe serving super Spanish lunch dishes, and see...More

Thank Devonmumoftwo
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The owl centre was brillant my wife chose to pay the 10 pounds to fly an owl,made her day with the owl landing on her arm and eating from her fingers .Would recommend to anyone.

Thank Gary D
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We were greeted at 10 a.m. by Manager Kat and her team. Had a private owl flying experience wit Kat and several of the owls. Kat was a delight to be guided by. She is very knowledgeable and very enthusiastic responding well to our incessant...More

Thank Harrygrayballs
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Visited for my daughter's Birthday and had the private owl flying experience for two with two spectators. It was amazing to be up and close to these beautiful birds and to get an insight into the characters of the individual birds. The highlight for me...More

Thank WelshRockhopper
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

we booked a 90 minute personnel experience for my wife, best money I spent on an experience in quite some time, kat our handler was very informative and made feel very at ease, Gizmo, Totto and Ozzy were awesome, Ozzy in particular, such a graceful...More

Thank Matt L
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27 October 2018|
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Response from Gary D | Reviewed this property |
entry to the owl secret garden was included in the entry to picton castle however to fly an owl was 10 pound extra
29 August 2017|
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Response from secretowlgarden | Property representative |
Hi, Apologies for the delay in answering your question! Dogs are allowed on leads into Picton Castle gardens. We have created a dog friendly area just outside our shop where dogs can be tied with fresh water while you visit... More
5 August 2017|
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Response from secretowlgarden | Property representative |
Hi Immogen, Thank you for your question. Picton Castle gardens paths are well kept and gravelled, Picton Castle have full site accessibility details on their website under 'opening times'. Sorry I'm unable to post a link... More