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Vale Royal Falconry Centre

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Warrington Road, Sandycroft | Acton Bridge, Northwich CW8 3QB, England
+44 1606 851873
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Meerkats

We had a voucher for the meerkats experience we had am enjoyable time meeting the meerkat family... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
alli2008
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Helsby
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Great trip for kids and adults

Really good place. Friendly informative visit. Kids sat and played with meer cats and then held... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
SkausR
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By Appointment Only! New Falconry Activity Centre (registered zoo!) Open all year round for private and personal bookings and experiences with birds of prey and meerkats! Please ring to discuss your requirements and we would be pleased to help. Our offering is unique as it is personal and private! Suitable for individuals, families or party groups.
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Hours Today: 10:30 AM - 5:30 PM
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
LOCATION
Warrington Road, Sandycroft | Acton Bridge, Northwich CW8 3QB, England
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+44 1606 851873
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"little owl"
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"experience voucher"
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"birthday treat"
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"personal experience"
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"eared owl"
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"eagle encounter"
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We had a voucher for the meerkats experience we had am enjoyable time meeting the meerkat family and then had a tour around the falconry centre would certainly recommend going here

Thank alli2008
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Really good place. Friendly informative visit. Kids sat and played with meer cats and then held some amazing owls. Recommend!

Thank SkausR
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We visited here on 5/6/2018 for my daughter's 10th Birthday. We had booked the Meerkat Experience and upon arrival were greeted by Nanette the owner. She immediately made us feel welcome and my slightly apprehensive daughter at ease. We kitted up in overalls and gloves...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

An amazing show, seeing the birds close up is awesome, and watching the magistry of flight is an experience for young and old alike. every time is a magic experience, nthe look on my grandsons face said it all

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Reviewed 10 July 2018 via mobile

I cannot express how much I enjoyed this. I didn't believe you could cuddle them, but they cuddle you

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Reviewed 10 July 2018 via mobile

My husband and I arranged the meerkats experience, We didn't know what to expect but were amazed at how up close and personal you get with them, Nanette is great she is very knowledgeable and van answer any questions she is asked, after meeting the...More

Thank dippyds
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Reviewed 9 July 2018 via mobile

Today our daughter and 8 friends celebrated her 9th birthday at the Vale Royal Falconry Centre. It was fantastic. The children were thrilled with meerkats snuggling in their arms and standing in their shoulders. Then they all got to hold a Little Owl and cosy...More

Thank venna
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Reviewed 12 June 2018 via mobile

I went along today as a spectator (and official photographer!) We met Phil & Nanette, two very friendly, professional and experienced falconers who chatted easily with us, sharing their knowledge and love of the birds in their care Dan was thrilled to handle and fly...More

Thank CFrancesca1986
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Reviewed 1 June 2018

We bought our daughter a walk with the hawk for her birthday, Nanette made us feel at home from when we arrived. From the start it was hands on the hawk landing on the glove my daughter was the happiest girl, Nanette was very knowledgeable...More

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Reviewed 27 May 2018 via mobile

We bought my daughters (14 & 11) tickets for the meerkat experience as a birthday present. What a magical visit!! The owner was welcoming, friendly & incredibly knowledgeable. They sat in the meerkat enclosure & the meerkats jumped on their laps, cuddled up to them...More

Thank Helen C
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Barbara D
21 July 2018|
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Response from Nanette D | Property representative |
You can book an experience day by calling me on 07974064078 to discuss availability of our activities detailed on our website, kindest regards nanette
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gscdolphinhouse1
1 June 2018|
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Response from Nanette D | Property representative |
Hi, we offer a variety of experience days here, all detailed on our website shop. All experience days are by appointment only so need to be pre booked. Please call to discuss availability. We are not open to the public on a... More
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HeathernRobin25
20 May 2018|
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Response from jessbloss | Reviewed this property |
I would ring and ask her as she may Taylor a visit just for you. Amazing experience. Free parking
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