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Loch Lomond Bird of Prey Centre

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Closed Now: 10:00 - 17:00
Open today: 10:00 - 17:00
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Lovely little attraction

I love birds of prey and have been to a number of different centres and sanctuaries. This one is... read more

Reviewed today
London, United Kingdom
via mobile
Great way to spend an Hour

Very nice little centre. Was a little surprised at how many birds were on show. The member of Staff... read more

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Loch Lomond Bird of Prey Centre is located in a natural woodland. With purpose built housings, it is an ideal setting for nearly 40 Birds of Prey & Owls. The centre is home to over 20 Owls, representing every native species as well as unique or...more
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Loch Lomond Shores, Balloch, Loch Lomond and The Trossachs National Park G83 8QL, Scotland
+44 1389 729239
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Reviewed today via mobile

I love birds of prey and have been to a number of different centres and sanctuaries. This one is small but brilliant. A great selection of birds, a lot of info about the different species and and education centre and most importantly, the birds look...More

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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Very nice little centre. Was a little surprised at how many birds were on show. The member of Staff on reception was very friendly and helpful but there was no other staff walking about the centre to talk to or ask questions. Enjoyable visit none...More

Thank Andrew G
Reviewed 6 days ago

I was here last week with work supporting a person in a wheelchair. We got given a good price for the visit and wrist bands for a discounted visit next time. The staff we encountered were all very friendly and informative of the birds, nature,...More

Thank lisarr18
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Despite being small, there were a great variety of birds to see and learn about. You could tell the birds were well loved from all the cute little personality snippets on their information signs to the way they started chirping at the owner when he...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Visited here on the off chance, the owner was really friendly and answered questions, his interaction with the birds was great to see. All birds looked happy and well cared for. Each one has its own story. I fell in love with Ben the long...More

Thank iamcd
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Great seeing some lovely birds. They are also well looked after. The gentleman at the beginning was helpful

Thank Agnes J
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A good way to spend a couple of hours if your at Lomond Shores. The entrance is fairly well hidden but worth seeking out. There are a few large site maps up near the shores complex. Not unreasonable entrance fee. The birds on the central...More

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OrlaGoldenEagle, Manager at Loch Lomond Bird of Prey Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Excuse me ! Either you have your dates mixed up, or whatever he was attending was cancelled after you tried to book. What date did you try for ?. As he is only away from the site a few days a year, there are very...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Firstly, I note a few negative responses on older reviews regarding some birds being on short reigns when perched etc, please note that powerful birds of prey such as Golden Eagles are tethered on a short reign to prevent injury, if they were tethered on...More

Thank promisedland
Reviewed 13 September 2018 via mobile

Great opportunity to see birds of prey up close. Knowledgeable and friendly staff. Birds look happy and well cared for and many had been rescued and given the chance of life in good surroundings. Seeing these birds up close you see how seriously impressive they...More

Thank karen w
Reviewed 3 September 2018

Though the place is smaller, it was very well worth the visit. I took my friend and two kids, age 10 and 11 and we all had a great time. There was a quiz which the kids filled out and won a prize but it...More

Thank Michelle D
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19 June 2017|
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Response from Ian N | Reviewed this property |
When we went due to bird flu restrictions they where not flying and also they where building a new area for them to do fly shows. Having spoke to owner not sure when this was but if you ring them the owner was brilliant and... More
6 January 2017|
Response from OrlaGoldenEagle | Property representative |
Sorry, strictly no dogs allowed.
10 August 2016|
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Response from Lisa M | Reviewed this property |
Their enclosures are spotless and the birds are clearly all in excellent health. People who complain clearly have no idea about actual bird behavior and do expect the birds to be simply flying free - not at all sure how that... More
17 March 2015|
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Response from OrlaGoldenEagle | Property representative |
Hi Linda, Throughout the year there are a number of organised bird watching activities. If you contact Loch Lomond & the Trossachs National Park, I am sure they will give you a list of planned activities. Within the Bird... More