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Prinknash Bird And Deer Park

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A lovely day out!

We visited today and were not only blessed with good weather but sunny, friendly staff and a park... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
TheCatsVandA
via mobile
An absolute joy!

I haven’t been here for 15 years and I forgot what a wonderful experience it is. If you love birds... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
howiet1971
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Swindon, United Kingdom
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The Bird Park is a small park set in a natural Cotswold Valley so there are "hills" as detailed on our web page. There is a stunning new visitor centre where you can buy light refreshments, toys, gifts and wonderful views of the park from extensive...more
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Prinknash Park, Cranham, Gloucester GL4 8EX, England
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+44 1452 812727
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

We visited today and were not only blessed with good weather but sunny, friendly staff and a park that was really well laid out. The birds and animals were roaming freely in their own habitats/areas and extremely keen to be fed treats and petted; bird...More

Date of experience: April 2019
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I haven’t been here for 15 years and I forgot what a wonderful experience it is. If you love birds and deer you will love this place. The white doves land on your hands for food, the gentle fallow deer come for a feeding; in...More

Date of experience: March 2019
3  Thank howiet1971
Reviewed March 17, 2019 via mobile

We visited here today, and was quite disappointed. There was no access for wheelchairs or buggies that we could see. Once you get through the doors the birds come over to you. That's it you've seen all there is to see in the park in...More

Date of experience: March 2019
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Reviewed February 27, 2019 via mobile

We went for a visit on a nice sunny day, lots of beautiful birds ducks turkeys and deer very friendly the birds eat out of your hands and the deer are greedy, take plenty of 20p and enjoy the day we did thank you.

Date of experience: February 2019
2  Thank taniab402
Reviewed February 3, 2019 via mobile

My husband and I visited on our way to Wales for a holiday. We loved it. You can feed most of the animals and they free roam. Watch your pennies though, you could spend a fortune on animal feed!

Date of experience: September 2018
2  Thank Charlotte B
Reviewed December 30, 2018

Have just recently visited Xmas at the Deer Park. I accept that the weather was not good but we saw no deer or reindeer , we were told it was too dangerous in the dark to walk thro the deer enclosure. As feeding and petting...More

Date of experience: December 2018
4  Thank Miguel180551
Miss M, Manager at Prinknash Bird And Deer Park, responded to this reviewResponded January 24, 2019

Many thanks for your response and we were sorry that you were unable to see the fallow deer. The Bird Park has responded to you and as you live only 15 minutes from the park it was unfortunate that you did not time your visit...More

Reviewed December 11, 2018 via mobile

Visited with family. Kids were amazed with the friendly animals and birds. A good day all round. Will be back next summer.More

Date of experience: November 2018
1  Thank Winifred C
Miss M, Owner at Prinknash Bird And Deer Park, responded to this reviewResponded January 24, 2019

Many thanks for coming and taking the time to send a response. It is so easy to complain but we simply do not hear from our regulars or those who are passing through and enjoyed their time. Hope to see you again when your next...More

Reviewed December 10, 2018 via mobile

Magical place to visit, BUT it very over priced for what it is! Not Value for money!! £13.00 per adult and £11.00 per child when we booked in advance (full price) I was disappointed after spending all that money to see them doing discounted rates...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Miss M, Manager at Prinknash Bird And Deer Park, responded to this reviewResponded January 24, 2019

Many thanks for your post and for your comments regarding the photography, our photographer is a "professional" and his own website is linked onto ours at Christmas so that you can see who will be there on the day taking the photographs. It is standard...More

Reviewed December 2, 2018 via mobile

Disappointed we wasn’t aloud to take pictures whist children visited Santa and We had to pay for a Picture , , the lights were disappointing , didn’t think it Was value for money

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Teresa P
Miss M, Owner at Prinknash Bird And Deer Park, responded to this reviewResponded January 24, 2019

Many thanks for your response we do advertise this very clearly on our site and adverts so that it is a matter of choice as to having a photograph or not. It is standard to have a professional photographer and appreciate your feedback

Reviewed November 25, 2018

Went as a family group with our grandchildren. Worth every penny. . Loved the deer coming and feeding out of your hand.You could feed the birds too. The park was beautiful when lit up.There was plenty of areas to walk around. A fairy to visit...More

Date of experience: November 2018
1  Thank karen w
Miss M, Owner at Prinknash Bird And Deer Park, responded to this reviewResponded January 24, 2019

Thank you so much for your review on our Winter Wonderland event we have been hosting this now for 10 years and take it very seriously indeed. Hope to see you next year.

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Valerie H
June 19, 2018|
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Response from Whatalife60 | Reviewed this property |
You would need to get a bus from Gloucester to Stroud and ask to be dropped off at the nearest stop to the park. Not really easy but do-able
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Dundee1980
June 2, 2018|
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Response from 932emzc | Reviewed this property |
There isn't a play areas as such but they can run around feeding the birds and fish and deer and there is a little Wendy house they can have a picnic at.
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