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Elite Falconry

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Majestic birds; expert hosts; wonderful experience

Wonderful experience - walking through woodland with an long eared owl or Harris hawk swooping from... read more

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Anstruther, United Kingdom
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If your wanting something just a little different for a wedding why not get an Owl to fly up the... read more

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Elite Falconry has developed its facility in Fife, to hold the most diverse and exciting flying team of birds of prey in Scotland. Housed on a 400 acre farm, the facility is NOT open to the public. This means, when you book and come for your birds...more
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Cluny Mains Farm | Cluny, Kirkcaldy KY2 6QU, Scotland
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Reviewed today

Wonderful experience - walking through woodland with an long eared owl or Harris hawk swooping from a branch onto your mitt, and out into stubble field to have a black chested buzzard eagle plummet down from a great height onto your mitt. Roxanne is so...More

Date of experience: September 2019
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

If your wanting something just a little different for a wedding why not get an Owl to fly up the aisle of the church with the wedding rings. My son and his beautiful wife did and it was fantastic. From the practice to the main...More

Date of experience: August 2019
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Barry B, Owner at Elite Falconry, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you so much for your kind words. Being asked to be a part of the biggest day in a couples life is a tremendous honour. It comes with a debt of responsibility which we take very seriously. If our groundwork and preparation assures our...More

Reviewed July 31, 2019

It's been a few weeks since we returned from Scotland and when people ask about it, I tell them this first: "we went falconing.' Becca guided us and taught us about these exquisite birds - she was a gem - and provided a couple hours...More

Date of experience: July 2019
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Barry B, Owner at Elite Falconry, responded to this reviewResponded August 1, 2019

Thank you guys for taking the time to write a report. We are delighted that you enjoyed your experience with us and that you had such a memorable time. Enthusiastic guests always make for the best of days, and you guys certainly didn't lack any...More

Reviewed June 6, 2019 via mobile

Unmissable experience interacting with owls, birds of prey and great humans too! Worth every penny - an unforgettable visit.

Date of experience: June 2019
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Barry B, Owner at Elite Falconry, responded to this reviewResponded June 7, 2019

Thank you so much for taking the time to write a review. More than that, we are delighted that you had such a good time. We hope the rest of your holiday was as memorable. Elite Falconry

Reviewed May 12, 2019

I cannot say enough good things about this wonderful place... if you have ever thought about doing something like this please do it! We booked a half-day experience and we got much more than our money's worth that is for sure! Becca was our host...More

Date of experience: May 2019
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Barry B, Owner at Elite Falconry, responded to this reviewResponded May 13, 2019

Thank you so much for taking the time to comment. We are delighted that you enjoyed your time with us and our birds. Rebecca will be delighted to see your comments. Messages like yours help keep morale high in the bone chilling dark days of...More

Reviewed November 14, 2018

We booked the half-day experience with Elite Falconry. It was an absolutely amazing time. Becca was our guide and she was a complete joy. She was fun and very good with the birds. You could tell how much she truly loves the birds and loves...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Barry B, Owner at Elite Falconry, responded to this reviewResponded November 15, 2018

Hi guys, Thank you so much for your lovely review. Having enthusiastic guests makes our job easier and brings joy in the sharing of our birds and knowledge. Rebecca is delighted that you enjoyed your time with her and the team. Thanks again, and until...More

Reviewed October 11, 2018

We booked the half-day experience with Elite Falconry and it was an amazing experience. I have always been awed by raptors and to have the opportunity to don the glove and have them fly to me was something that will always make me smile when...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Barry B, Owner at Elite Falconry, responded to this reviewResponded October 12, 2018

Thank you for taking the time to write a review. We are delighted that you enjoyed your day, and that you seem to have really taken some good memories away with you. We hope to see you again. The team from Elite Falconry.

Reviewed October 7, 2018 via mobile

Had a half day experience booked for my wife and I. After a safety and handling briefing we went for a walk in the woods with an Eagle Owl and a Harris Hawk, there were three other people in our group and each got plenty...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Barry B, Owner at Elite Falconry, responded to this reviewResponded October 8, 2018

Thank you so much for taking the time to write a review. We are absolutely delighted that you had a good time, and really look forward to seeing you again sometime. Enthusiastic 5* guests make experience days roll along wonderfully!

Reviewed September 25, 2018 via mobile

As an anniversary gift you’re always looking to have an experience together, and here at Elite Falconry is exactly the place to be!! On arrival you are given the standard safety briefing and your falconry glove. There are over 50 birds in this falconry, all...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Barry B, Owner at Elite Falconry, responded to this reviewResponded September 28, 2018

Hi guys, We are thrilled to hear that you had such a good time. You were great fun guests, and we thank you so much for taking the time to write a review. Nice comments like yours are good for morale during the cold dark...More

Reviewed September 6, 2018 via mobile

We visited Elite Falconry on the first day of our arrival to Scotland, right from the plane, on the way from Edinburgh to Aberdeen - thank you Barry for you flexibility in arranging such an amazing experience for us despite the fact we were only...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Barry B, Owner at Elite Falconry, responded to this reviewResponded September 13, 2018

Hi Anna, Hi Daria. Thank you so much for your review. We are delighted that you enjoyed your day. It's just our job to accommodate travellers with itineraries to follow, so the pleasure was all ours. We're sure that Roadrunner the African Spotted Owl would...More

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Steven H
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Response from Barry B | Property representative |
Hi, and thank you for the enquiry. At 7, your daughter is fine for a one hour experience, anything longer and we have to take parents advice on the level of genuine interest. In most cases, longer experience are too intense... More
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