Santa's Grotto at The Yorkshire Hive

It's the most wonderful time of the year and jolly ol' St. Nick is on his way to The Yorkshire Hive. Joined by his merry little helpers, Father Christmas will be meeting groups of Children from the good list and listening to their Christmas wishes on this wonderland experience!

The perfect festive experience

You and your little one will be greeted by Santa's Elves as they take you into the winter wonderland of Santa's Grotto! Make their own Reindeer food, write out their Christmas wish and finish the experience with a magical encounter with Santa Claus!

On select weekend dates throughout December, join jolly old St. Nick and all his merry little Elves at his Yorkshire Hive Grotto experiences!

  • December 10th - 11th
  • December 17th - 18th
  • December 21st - 23rd
  • 10 am to 6 pm
  • 30 minute festive experience

Choose from The North Pole or Winter Wonderland Grotto Experience. Both Grottos are filled with the same exact magic and festive family fun.

Due to popular demand, we've doubled the number of Grottos to ensure Santa can meet all the children on his good list.

Max of one adult per one child on booking. If you would like to bring two adults you will need to book 2 children tickets.

Entry to Wildlife Park not included nor required.

Other Festivities

Breakfast with Santa

Wake up to the rumble of the jungle and tuck into our delicious breakfast menu surrounded by stormy seas, Dinosaurs, Dragons and more whilst Santa comes to say hello!

'Breakfast with Santa' is the perfect adventure on the run up to Christmas featuring a hot and cold breakfast buffet and a magical visit from Santa who may even have a special gift for the bravest explorers! This is sure to be a magical festive experience for your little ones.

Available on select dates throughout December. Vegetarian & Vegan alternatives available. Wildlife Park entry is not included nor required.

Book Breakfast with Santa


Santa's Grotto is a group experience.

There will be up to 4 children per visit with Santa plus one adult per child. 

The experience will last approximately 30 minutes. 

One small gift is included.




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