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Sussex Falconry

#1 of 1 things to do in Mayfield Features Animals
Witherenden Road | Herstmonceux, Mayfield BN27 1PX, England
+44 7899 022117
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Fantastic experience

I booked the photo day at short notice. Steve mentioned he only had a few birds to fly but that... read more

Reviewed 11 May 2017
Mark R
Excellent Owl Experience

I've just returned home from 4 hours surrounded by owls (and other birds of prey). I was bought a... read more

Reviewed 7 January 2017
Ruth F
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VIP Falconry Experience Provider. Come and visit our collection and have the opportunity to handle, fly and feed these magnificent creatures as VIP guests to our private collection. Our birds consist of a selection of Owls, Hawks and even a Golden Eagle. We also are the proud keepers of many endemic species, including the Peregrine Falcon, Goshawk and Sparrowhawk.
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“fair oak” (2 reviews)
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Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
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Witherenden Road | Herstmonceux, Mayfield BN27 1PX, England
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Reviewed 11 May 2017

I booked the photo day at short notice. Steve mentioned he only had a few birds to fly but that turned out to be 11. Photographing these fantastic birds filled my day completely. Photograph opportunities were available for those birds not ready to fly on...More

Thank Mark R
Reviewed 7 January 2017 via mobile

I've just returned home from 4 hours surrounded by owls (and other birds of prey). I was bought a VIP Owl Experience for my birthday - 4 hours of handling, flying and learning all about owls, from the tiny burrowing owl to the European eagle...More

Thank Ruth F
Steven C, Owner at Sussex Falconry, responded to this reviewResponded 9 January 2017

Hi Ruth, thank you for your lovely review about your experience. We are pleased you enjoyed your day with our Owls & hope to see you again in the future, perhaps at one of our flying events this year. Best regards Steven.

Reviewed 2 January 2017

Had the most thrilling day on the Photography Workshop last week. Truly stunning birds and the background settings at Fair Oak Farm was out of this world. Trying to shoot "Tegan" the Peregrine falcon in full flight was an unbelievably testing, yet brilliant part of...More

Thank _debbiemaddocks42
Steven C, Manager at Sussex Falconry, responded to this reviewResponded 3 January 2017

Hi Debbie. Thank you for your lovely review. We can't wait to see some of your photographs! Steven.

Reviewed 30 December 2016

Dear Emily & Steven, I am writing on behalf of the customers and staff at Our Day Centre to say a huge thank you for a wonderful day. Everyone had a fantastic time, and your beautiful Owls, Falcons & Hawks were so calm, friendly and...More

Thank _tinawarren512
Steven C, Manager at Sussex Falconry, responded to this reviewResponded 3 January 2017

Our pleasure and we are pleased you enjoyed the birds. See you all again soon!

Reviewed 23 October 2016

What a great experience to get hands on with their spectacular birds of prey. Steven ans Emily were so welcoming and their knowledge was amazing. An experience i will never forget.More

Thank Geoff C
Steven C, Owner at Sussex Falconry, responded to this reviewResponded 25 October 2016

Hi Geoff. Thank you for your kind words. We are really pleased you enjoyed your day with our birds (& us) & hope you visit again. If you wish to follow us during the show season, we place all upcoming events on our Sussex Falconry...More

Reviewed 22 September 2016

Well worth a visit regardless if couple or family you will be welcomed. Really interesting afternoon out, staff most helpful, friendly.More

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Steven C, Owner at Sussex Falconry, responded to this reviewResponded 25 October 2016

Hi David. Thank you for your kind words. We are really pleased you enjoyed your day with our birds (& us) & hope you visit again. If you wish to follow us during the show season, we place all upcoming events on our Sussex Falconry...More

Reviewed 30 August 2016

What can I say? I just absolutely LOVED this day. Gerrard was full of information and so enthusiastic about the birds he has, it is impossible not to get drawn into his world. We flew kites, kestral, owls and hawks. Everyone of the different, everyone...More

1  Thank Julie B
Reviewed 19 August 2016 via mobile

I still haven't come up with a word to express how completely amazing my day with Sussex falconry was. Their knowledge and passion for these birds is mind blowing. The whole day was filled with handling or watching owls, Hawks and Falcons... Even a golden...More

Thank tinkkd
Steven C, Owner at Sussex Falconry, responded to this reviewResponded 20 August 2016

Thank you for your review! We are both pleased you enjoyed your experience with Sussex Falconry.

Reviewed 22 July 2016

Had an excellent half-day falconry experience with Steve and Emily. Spent time with several different types of bird whilst Steve and Emily shared fascination information both about the birds and the history of falconry. Lots of opportunities to hold the birds and see them fly....More

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Steven C, Manager at Sussex Falconry, responded to this reviewResponded 20 August 2016

Thank you. We are really pleased you enjoyed your experience with Sussex Falconry.

Reviewed 3 December 2015

Fantastic day at Fair Oak Farm getting the chance to fly and handle some very beautiful birds. The whole family enjoyed it immensely all 20 of us, despite the continuous rain. Steve and Emily were fantastic, their immense knowledge of the birds was incredible. Highly...More

1  Thank Dan W
Steven C, Owner at Sussex Falconry, responded to this reviewResponded 18 February 2016

Thank you very much for your kind review. It certainly was a testing day!! We are both pleased you all enjoyed it Best regards Steven

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Steve J
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All our prices are on our website for individual experiences we offer and we hold experiences all year, including weekends and bank holidays. Best regards Steven.
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