Liberty's Owl, Raptor and Reptile Centre
Home to a large collection of birds of prey and reptiles. Watch the birds flying free and reptiles up close during the spectacular displays.
What makes it special
- A Wide Range Of Birds Of Prey On Display
- Reptile House With Snakes, Lizards And More
- Falconry And Owl Experience Days
1st March-31st October
Open daily 10am-5pm
1st November- 28th February
Weekends and February half term only 10am-4pm
Family of four £29.50
(2 adults, 2 children)
Other things to do nearby
0.1 miles Just 5 minutes walk from the YHA and situated in the traditional village of Burley. We recommend Forest Leisure Cycling for cycle hire, repairs and cycling accessories.
See the New Forest National Park like never before! Enjoy grandstand views on an exhilarating, open-top ride through pretty villages and magical landscapes, passing wandering ponies.
Set in 50 acres of beautiful countryside, the park is a great place to try waterskiing, wakeboarding or you the inflatable banana and tyre rides.
According to the official Bournemouth website, no area in Europe has such a wide range of watersports in such a condensed area as Bournemouth and Poole!
It’s usual to think of trees when you think of a forest, but the heath land is an equally important landscape in the New Forest National Park.
There are over a hundred miles of way-marked cycle routes in the New Forest which offer safe cycling for all the family (maps are available at the hostel).
Your ride will take you out into the New Forest Country Park to take in the wonderful views and see wild ponies and other animals that live in the forest. Visit the Brockenhurst Riding Stables webs
Serious shopping and entertainment centre. Tethered balloon flights, great beaches and top concerts throughout the year. Visit the Bournemouth website
In Poole Harbour you can try your hand at something less 'wet'...parasailing!
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One of the UK’s finest beaches and extensive nature reserve. Enid Blyton lived here, so look for Policeman Plod’s thatched cottage!
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There are various indoor and outdoor climbing walls in close proximity to the Youth Hostel. For something a little different, why not try tree climbing?
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