2016 Santa’s Grottos for Cambridgeshire, Hertfordshire and Essex

Find out where your local Santa's Grotto is this Christmas. Credit: Getty Images/iStockphoto

Find out where your local Santa's Grotto is this Christmas. Credit: Getty Images/iStockphoto - Credit: Getty Images/iStockphoto

Want to know where your local Santa’s Grottos are? We have a list for Cambs, Herts and Essex

Amwell, Cambridgeshire

Van Hage

November 5 - December 24 2016

£7.50 per child.

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Booking is advisable to avoid disappointment. On the day availability will be limited and dependent on prioritised advanced bookings. Each child will receive a gift and have a photo to mark the occasion.

www.vanhage.co.ukBrampton, Cambridgeshire

Frosts, Buckden Road, Brampton, PE28 4NF.

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November 26 - December 24 2016

The experience lasts approximately 45 minutes. Sing with bashful elves and make some reindeer food ready to sprinkle on Christmas Eve.

Ticket prices: Adult £4.99, Child £11.99.

Tickets can be purchased online: https://frostsgroup.digitickets.co.uk/ticketsEly, Cambridgeshire

Ely Market Place

Friday 25th November 2016

As part of the Christmas lights switch-on, a Santa’s Grotto will be available from 4pm.

Harpenden, Hertfordshire

Thompson’s Close (in conjunction with the Christmas Carnival)

Sunday 27th November 2016

A spectacular Stanta’s grotto - 12.30pm to 5.30pm. £2 entry.

Huntingdon, Cambridgeshire

Huntingdon Garden Centre

November 12 - December 24 2016.

Children can plant and take home a Christmas tree seed in a pot, which will magically grow by the end of the visit.

£10. Book tickets online.


Hinchingbrooke Country Park

December 18


Join us to enjoy a story with Santa in his magical grotto.

Each small group will be able to talk to Father Christmas and be entranced as he reads a festive tale. Each child will then be given a special gift by a friendly elf.

If you book before November 20 it is £8 per child. After then, it will be £9 per child. Bookings close at 3pm on Thursday, December 15.

Places are limited and must be booked in advance. To book your 15 minute time slot call 01480 388500 or One Leisure members can go to www.oneleisure.net and book and pay on line.

We will have gifts suitable for ages 1 ½ -10. Children must be accompanied by an adult.

London Colney, Hertfordshire

Willows Activity Farm

Coursers Road, London Colney, St Albans, AL4 0PF

November 23 - December 24 2016

Willows Activity Farm has a variety of activities on offer, including seeing reindeer and Santa, choosing their own gift, Elf School and more.

Full details and prices available online: www.willowsactivityfarm.comSaffron Walden, Essex

Committee Room of the Town Hall

Friday, December 2 2016

As part of the Christmas lights switch-on there will be a Santa’s Grotto in the Town Hall from 5.30pm - 8.30pm.

Shepreth, Hertfordshire

Shepreth Wildlife Park

Every Saturday and Sunday in December 2016

Meet Father Christmas and a Christmas gift for every child who visits. £6, all proceeds to the Shepreth Hedgehog Hospital.

sheprethwildlifepark.co.uk/whats-on/ St Neots, Cambridgeshire

Sunday November 27, 2016

Market Square


As part of the Christmas lights switch-on there will be a Santa’s Grotto.

Stevenage, Hertfordshire

Westgate Shopping Centre

November 24 - December 24, 2016

Times vary. Book online to avoid disappointment.


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