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Hawks Of Steele

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Meerkat experience

Bought this for my mum as a present as her favourite animal is meerkat. I went in potentially... read more

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Nottingham, United Kingdom
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Falconry Experience

Excellent experience. Experts Colin and Geoff where fab; knowledgeable, friendly and professional... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Toni S
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Hawks of Steele is a family owned and run business we offer Falconry experiences, Courses, Educational visits, Wedding packages and Events throughout the Country. As a family we have had the pleasure of working with Birds of prey for over 30 years...more
Unit 16, Thoresby Park Courtyard | Ollerton, Newark-on-Trent NG22 9EP, England
+44 1623 824440
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Reviewed today via mobile

Bought this for my mum as a present as her favourite animal is meerkat. I went in potentially expecting it to be full of children and not sure how much we’d enjoy it. I have to say all of us were blown away and had...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank baylo22
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Excellent experience. Experts Colin and Geoff where fab; knowledgeable, friendly and professional. This experience was a gift for my husband and for a minimal charge I was able to observe. I was able to take close up pictures and even got to hold an eagle...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Toni S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Went today 04/01/2019 cold day but well worth it, went out in four pairs the guide (sorry I didn't catch his name ) was very informative and you could see the love and companionship he had with every bird. He also made sure that everyone...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank angelics54
Reviewed 3 December 2018

Just spent an absolutely fabulous couple of hours with birds of prey at Thoresby Hall with Hawkes Of Steele. We spent time with at least 6 birds I think it was. Organisers made sure each participant had time 'holding' each bird and allowing photo opportunities....More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed 25 November 2018 via mobile

I bought a private falconry experience from groupon (the voucher said it could be used for up to five people but just me and my bf went) and it was the best morning ever!!! The place is set in beautiful grounds, easy to find and...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank hayleys5
Reviewed 18 November 2018 via mobile

What a great show! The kids loved all the birds and it was great they could get involved. Loved the banter included in with the facts about them. Very entertaining. We have watched this show many times and it never gets boring for them. Defo...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Dawn E
Reviewed 14 November 2018 via mobile

We drove a four hour round trip to meet these meerkats and it was so so worth it. We weren’t sure what to expect at first but all you need to know is you get an hour in a room with both adult and baby...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank HayleyForrester
Reviewed 8 November 2018 via mobile

My son was bought this experience as a gift for his birthday in April, for 2 children. It was a groupon voucher. We was told we couldn’t book a weekend slot until September, but it wasn’t a problem. We were however cancelled and postponed until...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Cheryl H
Reviewed 6 November 2018

Wow, I had originally booked a Microflight experience but after numerous cancelled flights, I decided enough was enough and changed my experience to meet the Meerkats. Saturday arrived and I got to Thoresby Park Courtyard which is in beautiful surroundings and I can honestly say...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank HazelF5
Reviewed 31 October 2018

Seen these guys at Ingoldmells this Sunday just gone. Great experience holding the owls well worth the £2.50!! Liked it that much I went back again on Monday to see them. Held "Rico" I think his name was both times as he was my favourite....More

Date of experience: October 2018
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14 August 2018|
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Response from Clare S | Property representative |
Hiya, Im sorry about this im not sure whats happened there our emails are done up to today, which email address are you sending to? Also can you confirm do you mean you have already booked a date or would like to book... More
12 May 2018|
Response from Clare S | Property representative |
Hiya, If you have booked with us you would of been given a time to attend?
27 March 2018|
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Response from emmarhoades97 | Reviewed this property |
U have to phone on a Monday at 10.30 till 12.30 and on a Wednesday at the above times. Hope this helps sorry for the delay.