Don’t miss out on these Santa’s Grottos
’Tis the season to be jolly and visit Santa in his gloriously decked out grotto!
Who doesn’t love visiting Santa Claus at Christmas? Here at DE HQ we’ve listed all the best grottos near our fabulous locations, take a read below for more information.
Santa’s Magical Journey
Where: Thursford, Norfolk / When: Closes 23rd Dec / Prices: Adult £11.50, Child £18.50 (includes present) / Nearest Accommodation: Norfolk Woods Resort & Spa
Join in with the magical journey where you’ll see penguins and polar bears! Visit the busy elves who are hard at work in the toy factory, marvel at the wonderous wrapping machine and the giant teddy bears. You’ll get to meet lots of characters, including the Snowman family, but keep an eye out of snowballs coming your way!
Where: Berkshire / When: Closes 24th Dec / tickets from £65 / Nearest Accommodation: Tilford Woods Lodge Retreat
Truly a festive family experience like no other! Lapland UK is one of the most popular attractions in the UK, transforming a sleepy forest into a snowy winter wonderland. Enjoy a 3 and half guided theatrical tour, meeting kooky characters and seeing beautifully snow covered buildings.
meeting husky dogs
photos with Father Christmas
Set Sail with Santa
Where: Poole, Dorset / When: Throughout December / Prices: £17 per person / Nearest Accommodation: Wareham Forest Lodge Retreat
Jump on the boat for a festive sail with Santa! You’ll cruise for just over an hour around Poole Harbour with Santa Claus, children of all ages will love the magic show and meeting Santa. The whole family will get into the Christmas spirit with mulled wine and carol singers.
Father & Mother Christmas
Where: The Eden Project / When: selected dates, pre-booking essential / Prices: 1 adult & 1 child £10, additional children £6 each / Nearest Accommodation: Sandymouth Holiday Resort
The Eden Project is a world renowned attraction and is the largest indoor rainforest, but over the Christmas season, the biomes are transformed into a magical camp for Father and Mother Christmas, and their elves. You’ll see the real life of an elf, with their bunk beds and pigeonholes full of letters! Santa will also be reading a festive story by an open fire.
Santa’s Grotto at the Reindeer Lodge
Where: Chester / When: Closes 24th Dec / Prices: Adult £15.95, Child £18.95 (pre-booking essential) / Nearest Accommodation: New Pines Holiday Home Park
Enjoy a festive family treat and see what the elves have been creating just for you. The Reindeer Lodge is a farm with magical woodland, lakes and hillside paddocks. You’ll meet the adorable reindeer herd, enjoy the Elf Stage Show and have a lovely visit with Father Christmas in his grotto! There will also be new fairground rides and attractions, as well as donkey rides.
Santa’s Grotto at House of Marbles
Where: Newton Abbot, Devon / When: Closes 23rd Dec / Prices: £6.99 per child (includes gift) / Nearest Accommodation: Hawkchurch Resort &Spa
Oh no, the elves have been let loose all around the House of Marbles, you’ll have a fabulous time finding out what they’ve done. There will be plenty of entertainment for all ages and make sure to keep an eye out for a super mischievous elf who will be up to no-good.
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