Booking Information



Recommended equipment



Lenses: 300mm > 500mm + converters would be an ideal choice for your days photography


Hide plates and gimbal heads are supplied for your use whilst you are in the hide. Please don't forget to bring plenty of flash cards and charge your batteries prior to your visit






The cost of the hide is £99 per person for a FULL days photography (8am - 4pm)


HALF days photography per person £50 - Morning (8am - 12pm) Afternoon (12pm - 4pm)


Book by the hour per person £15.00 (minimum 2 hour visit)


One to one workshops (beginners only) are available by prior arrangement with Dean and subject to availability (contact for pricing).





Accomodation (During your visit)



Twiga House Bed & Breakfast would be one of our recommended choices during your visit, excellent reviews and a very short drive to the Windows on Wildlife hide. More information on Twiga House can be found on the Interesting Links page of our website.


Spurwing Guesthouse Once again a small, friendly and family run guesthouse within a ten minute drive from the Windows on Wildlife reflection pool hide. Highly recommended by ourselves, previous customers and Trip Advisor. They cater for single overnight stays or long term visits and for more information please visit our interesting links page of our website. 








Meeting Point



Meeting point on the day of your booking is the Springfield Country House Hotel car park (BH20 5AL) at 7.45am.


Polite notice If you are running late on the day, please let Dean know.



Booking terms and conditions



  • Photography is only permitted from inside the hide, all other areas are strictly out of bounds. Please respect that the land owner lives nearby and we are on private property


  • Dean will be on site during your visit and will also guide you on and off the premises


  • Toilet facilities are available on site


  • Please keep the hide tidy and dispose of your litter responsibly


  • Once you are in the hide please keep noise to a minimum, certain species can be very sensitive and remember that we are guests in their environment


  • If you have any questions or requests regarding your day in the hide, please email Dean prior to your visit and he will do what he can to make your day more memorable


  • Windows on wildlife, including Dean Mason cannot be held responsible for any loss or damage to your equipment or for any personal injury/accident during your visit 


  • A £20 deposit is required upon booking the hide (non refundable). Please view Book & Pay page for methods of payment


  • Whilst Dean will make every effort to ensure the wildlife appears for you on the day so that you leave with some memorable images, please remember as with all non captive animals and birds there are no guarantees as to what will make an appearance on the day of your booking


  • Smoking is NOT allowed within the hide, but a smoking area is provided at the rear of the hide


Windows on Wildlife are dedicated in offering both new and existing customers a friendly, personal and professional service. So to check hide availability or to make a booking please contact Dean on 07480 110 772 alternatively via email by clicking the attached link:




                                                                                                                  Tel: 07480 110 772