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Mayfield Birds of Prey

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Union Road | Kilmacthomas Centre Workhouses, Kilmacthomas, Ireland
+353 86 213 4367
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Incredible experience on Waterford Greenway

A trip to Mayfield Birds of Prey is an absolute must for any visitor to the south east of... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
abbyw1989
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Tramore, Ireland
The highlight of my visit to the southeast!

Myself and my husband visited Kilmacthomas in March, and went to see if we could arrange a trip to... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
John O
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Dublin, Ireland
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Booking in advance is essential. Mayfield Birds of Prey offers you an opportunity to meet, handle and fly a variety of these wonderful birds. This is an attraction suitable for all the family. We can guarantee excitement, fun and lots of photographic opportunites. The falconer can take you back in time to experience and participate in the ancient art of Falconry. An unforgettable experience will be had by all at Mayfield Birds of Prey.
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“hawk walk” (47 reviews)
“harris hawk” (11 reviews)
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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Union Road | Kilmacthomas Centre Workhouses, Kilmacthomas, Ireland
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+353 86 213 4367
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"these beautiful creatures"
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Reviewed 5 days ago

A trip to Mayfield Birds of Prey is an absolute must for any visitor to the south east of Ireland! We've visited Willie and family multiple times over the years and I recommend their wonderful tours for all ages. Willie is incredibly knowledgeable about all...More

Thank abbyw1989
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Mayfield_Birds, Owner at Mayfield Birds of Prey, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Hi Abby thanks again for your visit. Great you meet you all again. We really appreciate your support throughout the passed years. Thanks again

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Myself and my husband visited Kilmacthomas in March, and went to see if we could arrange a trip to Mayfield Birds of Prey. I'm usually organised, but had skipped over the part on the website about ringing ahead. I really like the fact that Willie...More

Thank John O
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Mayfield_Birds, Owner at Mayfield Birds of Prey, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you very much for understanding and I was delighted to be able to help you get to spend some time with the birds. I could see how passionate you were about the birds so I can't wait for you to return and be able...More

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Reviewed 10 March 2018 via mobile

If you've a keen interest in nature and wildlife, this is a must do! Excellent service provided by Willie and Bridget. The walk encouraged encompasses a beautiful walk with these fascinating birds.

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Reviewed 8 January 2018

My family and I were in Ireland at the end of December and I chose to visit Mayfield Birds of Prey for my 27th birthday activity. It was amazing!! Willie definitely makes this experience. He's extremely knowledgeable and clearly passionate about the birds. We booked...More

Thank kcole4
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Mayfield_Birds, Owner at Mayfield Birds of Prey, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you so much for your support and a great review. We were delighted you and your family enjoyed the experience and decided to share your birthday with us. Thank you

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Reviewed 29 October 2017

My husband and I had an amazing trip to Mayfield Birds of Prey back in May of this year (sorry we're so horrible with posting timely reviews! :-)). This was by far the BEST part of our three week vacation in Europe: Willie was extremely...More

Thank ariel1660
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Mayfield_Birds, Owner at Mayfield Birds of Prey, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you very much for your kind words. It means a lot and helps a lot. i really enjoyed your visit and hope you managed to capture many moments now memories to keep with you. Thank you Willie

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Reviewed 24 August 2017

A truly unique and great experience during which Williams love and knowledge are intoxicating. To be able to handle them and share this mans love for his family of Owls was amazing. He couldn't do enough to improve our experience, it will rate and one...More

Thank kenu147
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Reviewed 19 August 2017

The birds have been coming in to our camps for 5 years and each time Willie has never failed to impress. The birds are very well looked after and you can tell Willie has a true passion for Falconry, I would highly recommend this to...More

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Reviewed 18 August 2017

I cannot say enough about Willie. He gave us an experience that ended up being the highlight of our 2 week trip to Ireland. We chose to focus on Owls for our time with Willie. He brought eight different varieties of owls which exceeded any...More

Thank kar8944
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Reviewed 17 August 2017 via mobile

This is an amazing experience. You do have to book, but it is really worth it. Willie has a great knowledge about all the birds. He has a genuine love of the birds and the birds are treated so well. Best thing is no matter...More

Thank burkie41
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Reviewed 12 August 2017 via mobile

Willy has been doing talks with his birds with us for the last few years! He is extremely professional as well as humorous which keeps the kids entertained! Our groups are large, around 25 kids and 30 young adult leaders ! He keeps everyone engaged...More

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