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Phoenix Falconry

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Easterton Farm | By Gleneagles, Blackford PH4 1RQ, Scotland
+44 1764 682823
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What an Amazing Experience!

After a brief introduction to falconry and their small operation, Adrian and his assistant took my... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
H4931YJadams
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New York
Amazing experience

My husband and I spent our honeymoon at Fonab Castle. For his wedding present I booked half a days... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
kittycanard
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Manchester, United Kingdom
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  • Excellent92%
  • Very good5%
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“birds of prey” (59 reviews)
“harris hawk” (26 reviews)
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Easterton Farm | By Gleneagles, Blackford PH4 1RQ, Scotland
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"birds of prey"
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"harris hawk"
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"amazing experience"
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"falconry experience"
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"amazing birds"
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"once in a lifetime"
in 6 reviews
"birthday gift"
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"hour experience"
in 4 reviews
"american bald eagle"
in 10 reviews
"xmas present"
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"tea coffee"
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"adrian"
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"falconer"
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"knowledge"
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

After a brief introduction to falconry and their small operation, Adrian and his assistant took my wife and I out back with a Harris Hawk. We worked with the hawk for almost an hour walking as it followed us, calling it back to land on...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My husband and I spent our honeymoon at Fonab Castle. For his wedding present I booked half a days falconry experience at Fonab. Vinnie arrived with 4 amazing birds for us to meet...Kayleigh, Kilo, Pablo and Pilgrim. We were able to hold the birds almost...More

1  Thank kittycanard
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Reviewed 17 January 2018

I paid for the Phoenix Experience on December 23. When I got to the end of the online form, I realized they didn't have a calendar to pick a day and my payment had gone through. I immediately emailed them to ask if I booked...More

1  Thank Jenna A
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Reviewed 7 December 2017 via mobile

Greg took us for flying lessons with Kane the Harris Hawk. Excellent visit. Very knowledgeable and great for accommodating us at short notice (you should book in advance)

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Reviewed 28 October 2017 via mobile

Quite simply a really good, knowledgeable experience. My boyfriend participated and I was a spectator and we both loved it equally as much! We couldn't flaunt our instructor Gregg, he said he hadn't been there long but we thought he was fab despite a few...More

1  Thank Becky F
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Reviewed 12 August 2017

As a keen wildlife photographer, particularly birds of prey this was the perfect day for me, Adrian clearly knows his stuff and the fact they hardly have any owls is a true sign of a proper falconer. I had the half day experience and that's...More

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Reviewed 26 June 2017

My family of four, 2 adults and 2 teenagers did the 2 hour experience this morning and had an amazing time! Fun and informative, the birds ranged from a barn owl to a bald eagle and both Pete and Adrian gave us lots of information...More

Thank ekasch20
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Reviewed 6 June 2017 via mobile

I surprised my fiancé with the ' Phoenix Experience' for his birthday whilst I chose to spectate alongside. Very easy to book over a phone call. Turned up on a very wet morning to be welcomed inside with tea/coffee and informal chat on falconry, history...More

Thank Xtina297
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Reviewed 6 June 2017 via mobile

We held owls, a caracara, and even a bald eagle. It's quite an experience to have a bald eagle fly at you then land on your arm. The falconry center is a place where the birds are well treated and the owner who runs the...More

Thank doctormom4moms
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Reviewed 6 June 2017

Pre-purchase I requested clarification by email that I would receive a voucher which was able to be transferred to a friend. Prompt response confirmed "The voucher itself is not named, if you purchase the voucher pack you get the addition of a card". So with...More

Thank mfyachts
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Diver10, Manager at Phoenix Falconry, responded to this reviewResponded 31 October 2017

You seem to have misunderstood both the instructions from myself by email as well as the written instructions on our web site. To re iterate, We do not send out a postal voucher unless requested and paid for. The experience may be validated by simply...More

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Pam A
6 April 2017|
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Response from Diver10 | Property representative |
About 2/3 less the expense, far more birds and a varieties and better reviews lol
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Vanessa C
5 November 2016|
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Response from jabmyeyes | Reviewed this property |
I think a 13 year old would love this place and they her
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