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Haven Falconry

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Closed Now: 10:00 - 16:30
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A truly enjoyable five hours!

We went, courtesy of good friends, on a personal session ( Falconer for a day) of five hours... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Anne M
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Isle of Wight, United Kingdom
Great day out

We visited this wonderful little gem on our holiday. It was out of season but easy to find given... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
KAD44
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Watford, United Kingdom
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Haven Falconry houses 24 different species of birds, their total collection is over 55 birds. We also have a reptile and insect house, rabbits and guinea pigs and offer ferret walking and Fly a Hawk to add enjoyment of your visit! The Info Hub and...more
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Main Road Havenstreet | Station Road, Ryde PO33 4DS, England
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We went, courtesy of good friends, on a personal session ( Falconer for a day) of five hours shadowing the professionals during their daily routine. Luckily the weather was perfect, our two falconer experts were both welcoming and possesed enormous factual knowledge of their chosen...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank Anne M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We visited this wonderful little gem on our holiday. It was out of season but easy to find given the location. We were extremely fortunate to be taken around by a gentleman who was a volunteer and had travelled from the mainland. Thankfully he was...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank KAD44
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Visited mid afternoon on a cold and windy Saturday in early March. Entry fee is a very modest £5 per head, and the enthusiasm of the two young staff members on duty fior the birds was obvious. Great selection of owls of just about every...More

Date of experience: March 2019
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Great place , we took a personal session which was just amazing , learned so much and had some much fun - josh is fantastic !

Date of experience: February 2019
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We had paid the extra for a Bird of Prey experience - so myself, my wife and our 3 kids (8, 11, 12) were able to see four birds (an owl, a falcon, a hawk and a vulture), and fly them! It was a fantastic...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank phantomsteve2001
Reviewed 13 February 2019 via mobile

I was looking forward to visiting the Falconry on a sunny February day. The website said it was open until 4.30 pm, so off we drive for 40 minutes. On arrival, the signs said closed at 2.30 pm. Please keep website information up to date...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank TroakesTravellers
Reviewed 30 January 2019

Done by Jo`s husband Alan this time, for part of her birthday treat we took a run out out to this place as we`ve both always been facinated by birds of prey.We picked a bitterly cold morning so we had the place to ourselves apart...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank joanne m
Reviewed 27 January 2019

We walked with 2 Harris hawks, Eddie and Henry, with their keepers, Jane and Jody. We had a great time learning about the hawks, their behaviour in the wild and their particular habits. The keepers were very knowledgeable and friendly and able to answer our...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Hillary428
Reviewed 20 January 2019 via mobile

Me and my family visited Haven falconry to be greeted by an extremely rude man, who turned out to be the owner, awful never go again 😔More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Bilton2612
havenfal, Owner at Haven Falconry, responded to this reviewResponded 22 January 2019

Hello, I am very surprised to read your comment, the owner passed away 6 months ago after a brave battle with cancer ! The owner is myself, his wife. I only have one male member of staff and he has not a rude bone in...More

Reviewed 20 January 2019 via mobile

What a lovely day we had .... the birds are many and varied, well cared for by knowledgeable staff and the chance to fly a Harris Hawk. Much much better than my expectations of a small place out of season. The lads could not have...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Sam T
havenfal, Owner at Haven Falconry, responded to this reviewResponded 22 January 2019

Thank you for your lovely review, we do our best to ensure all visitors go away happy, no matter what time of the year!

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Lucy C
23 August 2017|
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Response from Mumsy812 | Reviewed this property |
Yes, you can turn up and pay at the gate. With regards to cost...you can pay for the falconry alone,add it on when booking a ticket for the train,or add it on when you buy your ticket for the train at the station.....prices... More
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Lorraine W
9 June 2016|
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Response from 793martinv | Reviewed this property |
If you can get across the grass without issue then no problem at all. Worth the money? Yes yes yes!
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Sharleen P
12 May 2016|
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Response from Bruce W | Reviewed this property |
Sorry I don't know try haven street falconry centre website if that helps
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