Letters to Santa!

Journey through the festive forest as the Christmas elves share how Santa’s magical robins make sure all the letters are sorted in time to make wishes come true! Then it’s on to Santa’s grotto to meet Father Christmas and choose a toy from his toyshop.


20-Minute Interactive Story by Professional Festive Performers

Immerse yourself in a captivating tale brought to life by our talented professional actors! Let their enchanting storytelling whisk you away to a world where festive wonders come to life. Be prepared to laugh, be amazed, and celebrate the magic of the season!

3 Christmas Scenes, One Mesmerizing Adventure

Our grotto experience leads you through three fascinating scenes with characters that come to life through a magical story of Christmas.  

Group Meeting with Santa Claus & Individual Photo Opportunity

Have your little ones’ dreams come true as they meet Santa and his elves and share their magical Christmas wish.

A Christmas Gift for Each Paid Child Ticket

Let your little ones choose their special gift from our carefully selected presents from Santa’s Toy Shop!


@yorkshire.garden.centres Our elves have been working so hard to make sure our Santas Grottos look as magical as ever this year 🎅 Weekends have sold out at Tong Garden Centre but we still have availability at Tingley and Otley! To find out more and book your tickets… visit our website #santasgrotto #yorkshiregardencentre #yorkshirechristmas #christmastime #christmas2023 #gardencentre #christmasgrotto ♬ Santa Claus Is Coming to Town – Sing N Play


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Join us for a magical morning at Hattie’s Kitchen with our Breakfast with Santa experience.

Enjoy a wonderful family experience where you’ll enjoy a delicious breakfast and receive an early Christmas gift from Santa.

Hosted by our elves in Hattie’s Kitchen, there will also be party games and Christmas songs to get you in the festive spirit!

Santa’s Grotto at Tingley Garden Centre

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Santa’s Grotto at Tong Garden Centre

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