CHRISTMAS is just around the corner and there’s nothing like meeting Santa to get into the festive spirit.

Here is out definitive list of the best grottos and experiences where your kids can meet Santa around the UK – with options to suit all budgets.

London and South East

Lapland UK

Dates: November 13 – January 3

Ticket Price: From £65 to £135 per person.

Location: Ascot, Berkshire

Christmas at Kew Gardens

Dates: November 17 – January 9

Ticket Price: £21.50 – £26.50 per adult

Location: London

Santa’s Sleepover at Legoland Windsor

Dates: November 26 – December 23 (selected days.

Ticket Prices: From £469 for a family of 4. Santa Grotto from £20 per child.

Location: Legoland Windsor, Berkshire

The Father Christmas Experience at Marsh Farm

Dates: November 13 – December 24

Ticket Price: From £35.00 per person. Under 1 Free.

Location: Marsh Farm, Essex.

Christmas at Skylark

Dates: November 27 – December 24

Ticket Price: From £18.99 per child. £3.00 per adult.

Location: Skylark Garden Centre, Cambridgeshire.

Springtime Nurseries Crews Hill Christmas Wonderland

Dates: November 8 – December 24

Ticket Price: £12 per child and £4 per adult.

Location: Springtime Nurseries, Middlesex.

South West

Meet Father Christmas at the Eden Project

Dates: December 3 – December 30

Ticket Price: £10 per person

Location: Eden Project, Bodelva, Cornwall


West Midlands Safari & Leisure Park

Dates: 26th November – 24th December 2021.

Ticket Price: Adult £22.80, Child £19.60 and Under 3 £13.00.

Location: West Midland Safari & Leisure Park, Kidderminster.

East Anglia

The Santa Experience at Wroxham Barns

Dates: December4 – December 24, 2021.

Ticket Price: Adults from £15.50, Children from £18.95 & Under 2 from £12.50.

Location: Wroxham Barns, Hoveton, Norfolk

North West

Chester Zoo

Dates: November 12 – December 23 2021.

Ticket Price: Adults from £13.00, Children from £11.00 (under 2 free).

Location: Chester Zoo, Chester.

Chill Facture’s Santa’s Snow Grotto

Dates:  November 27 – December 24

Ticket Price: £17.95 per child

Location: Chill Factore – Manchester

North East

Lotherton Hall’s Christmas Experience

Dates: 27th November to 2nd January 2022.

Ticket Price: £8.00 – £13.00 per child

Location: Lotherton Hall, Leeds.


Woodland Walk Santa’s Grotto

Dates: November 27 – New Year

Ticket Price: £4.00 per person

Location: Woodland Walk Garden Centre, Pontypridd.

Santa’s Tea Party, Newport

Ticket Price: Adults £36, Children £25

When: Various dates in November and December

Location: Celtic Manor Resort, Newport, Wales

Meet Santa and his Reindeers at Folly’s Farm

Dates: November 6 to December 19

Ticket Price: Adult £17.95, Children £17.95, Toddlers £12.95.

Location: Folly Farm, Pembrokeshire, Wales.


Visit Santa Glendoick Garden Centre

Dates: Bookings open from October 1

Ticket Price: £6.00

Location: Glendoick, Perthshire.

Edinburgh Zoo Christmas Nights

Dates: November 19 – January 2 (selected dates)

Ticket Price: Adults £18. Children £12

Location: Royal Zoological Society of Scotland, Edinburgh.

Dine with Santa

Dates: November 30, 2021

Ticket Price: £29.00 per child.

Location: The Snow Factor, Glasgow

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