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Hunting Tours In England, Scotland & Ireland

The tradition of hunting in the United Kingdom is as old as its history. The place is the most popular destination for hunting lovers. There are three countries popular for hunting namely, England, Scotland, and Wales. The most common animals which are known as adequate hunting targets are deer, birds, pheasants, and grouse. The hunt of various creatures in the United Kingdom is performed to manage intensively and promotes sustainable and well-balanced wildlife. To count, there are numerous species available for hunting as per Deer variety, like red deer, fallow deer, roe deer, Pere David deer and many more. Let’s start with one by one

  1. Hunting in England:

Diana Hunting Tours are highly recommended. England has different varieties of deer species like Roe deer, native red deer, Fallow deer, Muntjac deer, and the most popular Sika. It is also the most captivating destination for usual shooting regarding small games. Partridge and Pheasant shot are also on demand by hunters. The activity is carried out in most stylish and classic types. We need to take care of some familiar thing while doing hunt for deer especially. While stalking across English estates, hunting the Muntjac between the sherbs is highly problematic due to the presence of Pheasant. It is the same case with Chinese water deer. People mostly like these two species due to its endemic in nature. What hunters do to make it the memorable hunting experience is combing the deer hunt with bird hunt. Another prevalent hunting animal is roebucks; people generally come in spring to hut the creature. England chooses that place as an accurate location for hunting which has long back history related to hunting like estates and castles. The hunters also popularly known as gamekeepers are renowned and well educated. They give a high level of service with a huge success rate year by year. Crossbow hunting is especially popular. If you would want a suggestion for a list of hunting crossbows, please check out that link. 

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  • Hunting in Scotland:


It is highly recommended to do shooting in Scotland as it is one of the preferable places for hunters. Hunting here would be a lifetime experience for you. The most spectacular r thing which one notices here while stalking is the roar of the wild stage. You will become more enthusiastic while hearing the sound. The experience is purely wild. There is a limited period when you can do hunting here; it is between august till 20th October approximately. It is not only about hunting, but instead, you will feel the traditional epic touch while walking and stalking. The success rate of hunting is very high in Scotland estates. There are various packages available, and you can choose one of them. One being sika deer species, red stag, grouse and Roebuck. Rough shooting is also standard. There are five hunting grounds in Scotland namely, William Fort, Melrose, Brechin, Cairngorm, Ellon. The games in which you can work on our hunt for European Buck and deer, Forest hen, Goose, Pheasant, European Hare, and Pigeon.  Furthermore, there are three forms of hunting techniques which are allowed like the high seat, shotgun hunt and spot and stalk hunt. For Scotland, we recommend the Scandinavian Pro Hunters


  • Hunting in Ireland:


Ireland is well known for its traditional as well as modern hunting. As deer is one of the protected species in Ireland, to do hunting of it, you need to take a license from the government. Hunting here is also time-bound as there is some particular time. Hunting for male fallow deer, male sika and male red deer is done in between 1st September to 31st December. To chase Female and Antlerless Fallow Deer, female and antlerless Sika deer and female and antlerless red deer, you need to come from 1st November to 28th February. For Muntjac deer timings are from 1st September to 31st August. The age limit of doing hunting here is that you shall be above 16 years of age. You must have the permission from the landowner for the shooting. Among the places in Ireland, Northern Ireland is the most famous hunting destination due to its diversity in the wilderness. The specialty of this place is the hunt for European fallow deer, red stage, sika deer and Eurasian woodcock. Throughout Ireland except for the northern one, two types of hunt method is allowed, high seat and spot and stalk hunting. The common area for it is Kerry. Talking about Northern Ireland shotgun type of hunting is popular. In Ireland, compound hunting bows are especially popular. 

Hunting is a recreational activity is an old concept, at the very moment; it is not only about enjoying it but as a sign of maintaining ecological diversity in the landscapes.

Common hotel mistakes that need to be avoided

In the present times, booking a hotel has been very easy. People love to have a vacation and to enjoy their life. With the help of technology, it has been easier to spend it well. With different hotels offering different offers to attract customers it is hard to resist them.

The hotels many times fake them so that you book them. It is all business tactics. You cannot trust the unknown in this world and should be super cautious. There are some common mistakes that most of the people while booking a hotel. Know the mistakes and try to avoid it in the future.

The perfect time to book a hotel

One of the common mistakes that most of the travelers make is that to find out the perfect time to book a hotel. In fact, there is no perfect time to book a hotel. However, you can anticipate the perfect time and the duration when you should plan your vacation.

The price of the hotels goes high when the number of booking increases. This is possible when it is the season of tourists in that particular place. Hence during this time, the price of the hotels goes high. Hence avoid this popular booking time is the best you can do.

Being sure that you are getting the best deal

With the coupons and discounts to attract customers, you may think that you are getting the best deal. However, that is obvious to think if you are getting a price lower than the other hotels. However, the truth is far from what it seems.

As the saying goes all that glitters is not gold. Hence, if you see too many discounts then assume that there is something wrong with the hotel. There may be some issues with the hotels that forced them to pull their rates down compared to the rest in the area.

The rate that they may provide may be the minimum rate that doesn’t have the extra charges included in it.

Ignoring the customer’s review

If you are out for a vacation then you expect to have a good time. However, another mistake that a tourist makes is that he blindly checks in the hotel without considering much knowledge about it. This is a very risky thing as you are not aware of what the hotel could be. You may lodge in and realize that you could get the most out of your money.

It is therefore important that you read the hotels review before booking it. In the internet world, you can get the reviews of all the hotels in just beneath your fingers. You can use that to check the reputation of the hotels so that you can have a safe stay. Other people’s experience can help your experience better.


Booking a hotel over the years has been easy. However to book right hotels among the wide variety available isn’t that easy thing. You have to research well to have both a good experience hotel as well as the budget-oriented hotel.

The Latest News from The Radnorshire Arms

The Latest News from The Radnorshire Arms

August 2007 – Local Information added

Our site continues to grow as we introduce the new Local Information page. Here you will find links to various sites which provide additional details on Presteigne, Radnorshire and other local attractions etc. This is a new addition and will grow over time, why not pop over and see what we’ve got so far?…

July 2007 – Hot Summer Deals on accommodation

From July 1st to August 20th, two people can share a Double room, Twin room or Garden Lodge for just £175.00 for 3 nights, we’ll even throw in a Full Welsh Breakfast each morning!
To make your reservation or request further details please contact reception on (01544) 267 406, or head over to our Contact Page for more options.

Coming soon – “The Poisoned Pumpkin”

On Saturday 27th of October, just after 7pm, The Radnorshire Arms Hotel will become the scene of a gruesome murder! Join us over dinner to solve the Mystery…

3 Course Meal – £25.95
3 Course Meal, Overnight stay with Breakfast – £49.50

Book early to avoid disappointment!

June 2007 – The Refurbishment

The Hotel is now under new management. As part of this transition we are undertaking some major renovation work, and we apologise for any inconvenience this may cause.

All building works are sympathetic to the style of the existing architecture and do not interrupt normal service. We have now installed wheelchair access to the ground floor areas, including the garden, bar and restaurants. We have built a covered section in the garden, have added a children’s play area, and are carrying out general maintenance on the guest rooms and reception area (pictured above).



Old World charm in the Welsh Borders.

"Old World charm in the Welsh Borders..."

The Radnorshire Arms is a warm and welcoming, family run hotel which lies at the heart of the old county town of Radnorshire, Presteigne (Llanandras in Welsh, meaning ‘the church of St Andrew’). 
Scant yards from the English border and nestled amidst rolling hills and wonderful open countryside, this Grade II listed building, with its wealth of original exposed beams and timber panelled walls, exudes an atmosphere of luxurious comfort and classic Jacobean elegance.

The hotel today is as rich in amenities as its 16th century structure is in history. With 19 rooms, all fully equipped to the highest standards, 2 restaurants, a residents’ lounge, traditional bar and large garden, the Radnorshire Arms can accommodate individuals, couples, families and larger groups in relaxed and spacious surroundings.

A New Start.


The Radnorshire Arms Hotel is now under new management.

As part of our new start we are currently updating our website. We aim to fill the new site with interesting, entertaining and informative content, making it the definitive reference for the building.

Come in and explore.

On the pages of our new web site you will find details of any events or special promotions, interesting facts, explanatory details and fascinating, often bloody histories.

This site, like our list of satisfied customers, continues to grow at a pace. Our Facilities Pages list the numerous amenities on offer at The Radnorshire Arms Hotel, the Restaraunts, Bar, Gardens and extensive Accommodation. 
The latest news, special offers and other promotions can be found on our News Page, you can find a detailed history of the Hotel on our History Page, and there is information on Presteigne and surrounding area under Local Information.

If you have any questions, suggestions or other comments, you can contact us via the address and phone numbers shown on all our pages, or use the form provided on the Contact Us Page… However you choose to get in touch, we look forward to hearing from you!