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The Scottish Deer Centre

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Bow of Fife | Dundee, Cupar KY15 4NQ, Scotland
+44 1337 810391
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Loved this place!

Came here late in the afternoon on a very cold day but just time time for the wolf and bear feeding... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
DavidAsh
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Singapore
An insult to Scottish tourism!

The so called restaurant is entered through a door where most of the paint has flaked off and the... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
borden25
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glasgow
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Covering over 55 acres of countryside, the centre is home to fourteen species of deer from all over the world, Fife’s only wolf pack, otters and other rare breeds including the Scottish Wildcat. You can also come face to face with some amazing birds in the Raptor World Bird of Prey Centre. You’ll learn all about these amazing creatures and enjoy a day that is not only fun, but also provides a fascinating insight into the animal kingdom. More information about daily tours, feeding events, activities and dates can be found on the centre's website. After a busy day getting to know the animals, why not relax and unwind with afternoon tea in the café, or pick up a bargain at the woollen mill shop.Take a walk on the wild side and join The Scottish Deer Centre for a great day out the whole family will enjoy!
  • Excellent49%
  • Very good32%
  • Average12%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible2%
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Bow of Fife | Dundee, Cupar KY15 4NQ, Scotland
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Bow of Fife | Dundee, Cupar KY15 4NQ, Scotland
+44 1337 810391
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Came here late in the afternoon on a very cold day but just time time for the wolf and bear feeding sessions. The keeper was helpful and informative and happy to share her knowledge! This is a great place to visit with kids! managed to...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

The so called restaurant is entered through a door where most of the paint has flaked off and the windows are precisely the same.....this is a total disaster area which is continued inside where we find a selection of scones, cakes and pastries none of...More

1  Thank borden25
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Good hot drinks ,done properly and not rushed. Be aware the 11.30am breakfast deals are strictly adhered to as the till will not take them after time. Good quality food mid priced.

Thank Pedros143
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Fantastic centre, with lots of animals to be amazed by; baying stags, sleepy bears, grumpy wolves, playful otters, crazy foxes.... there are so many! Not a bad price for entry, although I had a Groupon voucher (the centre is quite regularly on Groupon, so check...More

Thank cozhaines
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

What an excellent day today at Fife Deer Centre. The staff were very knowledgeable about all animals that we were shown. Today's tour guides Danielle and Alannah were excellent and made our visit an ever better experience than we could have expected. My son (aged...More

1  Thank Lee-Ann S
Reviewed 19 November 2017

Excellent place to spend a day out of the city. Good schedule of activities that keep you busy for the whole day and great talks provided buy their helpful rangers. Tasty food in excellent prices in cafe will help you survive full day even in...More

Thank norbert0g
Reviewed 7 November 2017 via mobile

Decided to take the kids ( 9 year old boys ) to the deer centre and had a ball. Was a dry day which helped. Seen 90% of the animals Also got to feed the deer as well. We got this on a groupon deal...More

Thank Mark S
Reviewed 29 October 2017

Great place you get to feed the animals and get so close to you you also get great picture form that place. good for all people and over all great experience

Thank H I
Reviewed 29 October 2017 via mobile

We went during the school holidays and were greeted by friendly staff who conducted some excellent talks on the various animals in the park. The vast majority of the animals seem happy and healthy and I feel that the park does a lot of good....More

Thank Euan F
Reviewed 27 October 2017 via mobile

First visit for the other half. Third for me as an adult. It is on deal. Good day out for all ages. Loved seeing the otters & the birds fantastic very impressed. We fed the deers also which was good to do. Managed to see...More

Thank Turner62
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keithl0u
19 December 2017|
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Response from jmo1506 | Reviewed this property |
according to their Facebook page, Santa is at the Centre as he has been in all previous years; I don't know about cost - you could call them and I am sure they would tell you.
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Heather A
23 July 2017|
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Response from Giuseppe C | Reviewed this property |
there are some tables, benches, children's playground, toilets in the courtyard where, eventually, there's a café to eat or drink something.
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Michelle S
9 December 2016|
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Response from Andrew R | Reviewed this property |
My apologies for the late reply as I did not receive a notification of your question. He was there. Again sorry lol.
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