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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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Amazing!

This truly made our trip to Waterford! We spent 2 hours here with the hawk and meeting the... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Taylor W
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Abso-freakin-lutely include this in your trip

This is one of those things that I stumbled upon. Being from LA, I thought, cool, I'll get to see... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
megkmcclure
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Simi Valley, California
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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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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This truly made our trip to Waterford! We spent 2 hours here with the hawk and meeting the beautiful birds. There was a summer special for €25 per person and it was so worth it! Definitely recommend it for anyone passing through Waterford.

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

Thank you very much for popping in to Visit us we really appreciate it. It was great to meet you both Oh and thanks for the pics Hope you enjoyed the rest of your stay. Willie.

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This is one of those things that I stumbled upon. Being from LA, I thought, cool, I'll get to see some birds of prey. I never could have IMAGINED how much fun this was going to be. Willie is so funny, and exudes the stereotypical...More

Thank megkmcclure
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Mayfield_Birds, Owner at Mayfield Birds of Prey, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi Megan It was a pleasure meeting you both, so glad to here you enjoyed your visit. Thank you so much for a great review it means a lot and your support. Hope you enjoyed the rest of your stay here in Ireland Did ye...More

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Reviewed 19 April 2018

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 20 April 2018

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 6 April 2018

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 17 April 2018

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 7 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 17 April 2018

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 28 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 17 April 2018

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 18 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

Thank mikeymcguinness
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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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JoHannaHill7
5 October 2017|
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Response from Mayfield_Birds | Property representative |
We do different display and prices also differ depending on age group and how many participants etc.... so it's best to email or ring us for more information Thank you Willie.
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