A ticket for a child under 1 is not required if booking with a full paying child. Please note gifts are only provided for fee paying child tickets. If you would like your child under 1 to receive a gift, then a child ticket must be purchased.
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.
SPECIAL OFFER – BOOK A SESSION BETWEEN THE 11TH & 14TH OF DECEMBER AND ENJOY A 30% DISCOUNT
WHAT’S INCLUDED IN MY FESTIVE EXPERIENCE?
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!
FOR SCHOOLS & LARGE GROUP BOOKINGS PLEASE CONTACT GROTTO@YORKSHIREGARDENCENTRES.CO.UK
@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
Booking for Santa’s grotto is only available online and, as dates sell out quickly, it is unlikely you will be able to purchase a ticket on the day. We strongly advise booking online in advance to avoid disappointment.
No, but every adult attending must have a valid ticket. Maximum of 2 adults per child ticket.
Your grotto experience lasts approximately 20 minutes and will start at the specified time shown on your ticket (this will be specified online when booking and on your ticket when booked). Please arrive at the Grotto waiting area approximately 10 minutes before the time stated on your ticket. The centre can very busy so do allow adequate time to park and make your way through the centre. Please ensure you allow plenty of time to travel and park, as we do get busy – particularly at weekends and during Christmas week.
Bookings are non-refundable and non-transferable.
This year, the Grotto experiences at Yorkshire Garden Centres are group visits.
At Tong, the experience is a group tour with up to 3 children per group and a maximum of 2 adults per child ticket.
At Tingley, the experience is a group tour with up to 9 children per group and a maximum of 2 adults per child ticket.
At Otley, the experience is a group tour with up to 8 children per group and a maximum of 2 adults per child ticket.
A maximum of two adults per child ticket will be permitted and each must have a valid ticket.
Unfortunately, once a booking has been made, tickets are non-refundable and non-transferable.
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!