Hillside Hangout activities – Falconry

Falconry experiences

Get up close and personal to majestic birds of prey in our fantastic falconry experiences.

Choose from two activities during your stay.


Falconry sessions

Get up close and personal with everything from owls to a kestrel. All set in the stunning beautiful Cotswold countryside, you will learn all about different birds of prey, before getting the chance to handle them yourself.

 Saturdays at 2pm
Price: £30 per person (max 16 people)
60-minute group session.

Price from: £230 per session (max 20 people)
Price based on 4-people attending. Prices will vary according to group size. Sessions subject to guide availability.

Age: 4+
Under 18s must be accompanied by an adult.

Halk Walk

Enjoy an hour in the Cotswold countryside while a Harris Hawk flies to and from your arm.

Learn everything there is to know about these spectacular animals, while you watch and participate their flights. Get back to nature and immerse yourself in the wonderful wildlife at Farncombe Estate.

During this experience, you will be hiking uphill through the beautiful Cotswold countryside. Therefore, we recommend that guests wear appropriate footwear such as wellies or boots, and warn that a moderate fitness level is required for this activity.


Price: £230  per session
Min 2 people, max 10. Subject to guide availability

Under 18s must be accompanied by an adult

Our Falconry and Hawk Walk sessions are available to all guests in The Hillside Hangouts, The Fish Hotel, Dormy House and Foxhill Manor.
Pre-booking is required.

Hangout at our sister hotels

Dormy House

Farmhouse Chic
Dormy House Hotel and Spa is the perfect rural retreat perched above the village of Broadway in the heart of the Cotswolds. Think cosy corners, log fires, great gourmet grub and a soothing spa.

Foxhill Manor

Like home but better
Foxhill Manor is all about home comforts. That's if home comforts are beautiful bedrooms, stunning views and a concept that means that you can do what you want, when you want.

The Fish Hotel

Get back to nature
The Fish is Farncombe Estate's back-to-nature bolthole. The perfect retreat for couples, groups, families and dog-friendly breaks. It's a getaway to a world of relaxation and outdoor adventure.