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Birds of Prey Educational Centre

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Trabolgan Holiday Centre, Midleton, Ireland
+353 21 466 1551
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So much to do!

The kids loved it! I'm still recovering from all the activities! Swimming pool, Arcade... read more

Reviewed November 3, 2017
bobsandellman
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County Dublin, Ireland
A magical place with passion

If you are looking for a special time for young and old don't look further! This place is full of... read more

Reviewed October 31, 2017
lambayview
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Trabolgan Holiday Centre, Midleton, Ireland
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Reviewed November 3, 2017

The kids loved it! I'm still recovering from all the activities! Swimming pool, Arcade, absailing, zip lining... The list goes on. When the kids weren't in the pool they were in the birds of pray centre. The youngest now has a shed snake skin to...More

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Samantha M, Manager at Birds of Prey Educational Centre, responded to this reviewResponded November 4, 2017

Thank you very much for your recent review. Thrilled you and your family enjoyed your stay in Trabolgan Holiday Village. Glad to see the children got the most out of the park. Thank you for coming up to support us and what we do. Looking...More

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Reviewed October 31, 2017 via mobile

If you are looking for a special time for young and old don't look further! This place is full of passion from the way the owls are introduced, presented and kept. It is very easy and comfortable how Sam and Kayleigh will answer all your...More

1  Thank lambayview
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Samantha M, Manager at Birds of Prey Educational Centre, responded to this reviewResponded November 4, 2017

Thank you very much for taking the time to review our Centre, it really is appreciated. It was wonderful to meet the four of you, Jonas and Robin are a credit to you both. I’m thrilled you enjoyed your visit and that you are really...More

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Reviewed September 16, 2017

I have been here a few times and love the whole buzz of the wildlife. The Staff are great and really are customer centered around what they do. If in Trabolgan its a must see

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Samantha M, Manager at Birds of Prey Educational Centre, responded to this reviewResponded September 19, 2017

Thank you for taking the time to review our Educational Centre. We really do appreciate it. More importantly thank you for continuing to support us, We look forward to welcoming you anytime. Kindest regards. Sam.

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Reviewed September 8, 2017

Owls! Adorable, small, big, and all sizes. It is an amazing little paradise of owls. These are so loved and well taken care of. My daughter loved everything about this place, definitely the place for animal lovers. Very personable & knowledgeable staff. We learned so...More

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Samantha M, Manager at Birds of Prey Educational Centre, responded to this reviewResponded September 10, 2017

Thank you very much for taking the time to write such a lovely review. It really is appreciated. So glad your family enjoyed the experience. Thank you for coming up to support us. We look forward to welcoming you all again in the future. Good...More

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Reviewed September 7, 2017 via mobile

Great to see all the little and not so little owls the girls were so friendly and helpful and patient with our lil girl.delighted with our photos great quality keep up the good work girls ..thanks and see you again soon Ger chantelle and lucy...More

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Samantha M, Manager at Birds of Prey Educational Centre, responded to this reviewResponded September 9, 2017

Thank you so much for taking the time to review our Centre. Was only told afterwards about your 'news' so Congratulations 😀 It was lovely to meet your family, little Lucy is such a runner, Bless her! ❤️ Good luck with everything and hopefully Ger...More

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Reviewed September 3, 2017

Brilliant well worth it and you can have a photo taken with a bird of prey great value 10/10 the staff in the Birds of Prey Educational Centre are so friendly and helpful thank you so much :)

1  Thank Dave M
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Samantha M, Manager at Birds of Prey Educational Centre, responded to this reviewResponded September 5, 2017

Thank you very much for your 5* rated review. It really is very much appreciated. Enjoy your lovely photos, and we certainly look forward to welcoming you and your family in the future. Thank you for supporting us. Kind regards Sam.

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Reviewed August 30, 2017

This place is a Gem. We(2 families of 4 adults and 3 children, ages 6,9 and 11) were all engrossed in the information we were getting from Sam and her colleagues, we all learnt so much. We were not pushed along like you would be...More

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Samantha M, Manager at Birds of Prey Educational Centre, responded to this reviewResponded September 5, 2017

Thanki you so much for your recent review. It was lovely to meet you all and have the opportunity to talk to you about what we do! End of day we should never stop learning 😀 We look forward to welcoming you all again in...More

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Reviewed August 24, 2017 via mobile

Not very interesting. The kids liked it. Expensive 16 euro to get in the door and another 7 per child for a photo with some owls.More

Thank Jean H
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Samantha M, Manager at Birds of Prey Educational Centre, responded to this reviewResponded August 26, 2017

Thank you for taking the time out of your busy schedule to write an 'ok' review on our Centre! Surprised to read you didn't find it interesting, Birds of prey from all over the world.....exotics in a dedicated corner.... all with information on lecterns, staff...More

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Reviewed August 21, 2017 via mobile

This experience was money well spent. Myself, my husband to be and 4 children aged 11, 9, 3 and 7 months really enjoyed it. We were all mesmerised, even our wee 7 month old baby girl. The girl who welcomed us was really friendly and...More

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Samantha M, Manager at Birds of Prey Educational Centre, responded to this reviewResponded August 22, 2017

Thank you so much for taking the time to review our Centre! We love when families come up to us time and time again, we haven't upped our entrance fee since starting there 7 years ago, it was so lovely to meet you all, and...More

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Reviewed August 20, 2017 via mobile

Lovely centre, beautiful birds and the owner was so welcoming and helpful and a fountain of knowledge. Lots of information on each of the birds, opportunity to have your photo taken with your favourite and lots of lovely gifts that you can take home as...More

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Samantha M, Manager at Birds of Prey Educational Centre, responded to this reviewResponded August 21, 2017

Thank you very much for your lovely review of our Centre. So glad your family enjoyed the experience. It was really lovely to meet you all. Enjoy your photos. And thank you for coming up to support us. We look forward to welcoming you all...More

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Pat W
January 15, 2018|
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Response from Lindsay M | Reviewed this property |
No unfortunately not but children can hold the birds for photographs and it's not very expensive to do that.
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valerie m
July 23, 2016|
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Response from Shaun N | Reviewed this property |
€4 per person & €12 for a family of 4
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Gillian B
August 14, 2015|
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Response from Samantha M | Property representative |
We are based on the grounds of Trabolgan Holiday Villiage, a fee to come on site applies ( check with Trabolgan or grabone offers for price) entrance into centre is €12 for a family of 4. Thank you.
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