Santa’s grottos 2018: London

Looking for a magical way to get the whole family feeling festive this Christmas? Check out our pick of the best Santa’s grottos 2018 in London…

Westfield London’s Santa’s Grotto
This is a grotto with a twist, providing an exciting interactive family experience.
When? 2018 dates TBC
Where? Westfield London, Ariel Way London, Shepherds Bush, W12 7SL

Santa’s grotto at Winter Wonderland, Hyde Park
Take the whole family to visit Santa’s grotto in Winter Wonderland at Hyde Park for FREE. One of UK’s most popular Christmas markets, there will be the UK’s largest outdoor ice rink, Christmas stalls, daredevil rides and you can even book tickets to ice skate or see Zippos Christmas Circus.
When? Thursday 22 November 2018 to Sunday 6 January 2019
Where? Hyde Park, London, W2 2UH.

Alice in Winterland Lantern Festival in Southwark Park
This magical festival has over 160 giant lanterns that recreate famous scenes from Alice in Wonderland, turning the classic tale into an interactive experience for the whole family. It also has a plethora of food and drink stalls, and brings the story to life in a mesmerising way that guarantees a truly unique festive day of fun.
When? Wednesday 28th November 2018 to Saturday 5th January 2018
Where? Southwark Park, Paradise Gate Entrance, Gomm Rd, London, SE16 2TX

Santa’s grotto at Romford Shopping Hall
At Santa’s grotto in Romford Shopping Hall each child can expect a present and you’re welcome to take as many photos as you like!
When? 2018 dates TBC
Where? Romford Shopping Hall, 43 Market Place, RM1 3AB.

Santa’s Grotto at London Wetland Centre
Meet Father Christmas AND learn about nature in one fell swoop at the London Wetland Centre, where Santa’s cabin grotto is nestled among wintering birds and trees.
When? 2018 dates TBC
Where? WWT London Wetland Centre, Queen Elizabeth Walk, London, SW13 9WT

Harrods Christmas Grotto
Every year Harrod’s puts on one of the most magical grotto experiences in the UK, and this year is set to be no exception. Take a journey through a fairytale gingerbread house before being immersed into a fantastical storyland where your little ones will meet the man in red himself.
When? Friday 16th November – Monday 24th December 2018
Where? 87-135 Brompton Road, London, SW1X 7QN

Meet Father Christmas at Hamleys
Where better to meet a guy famous for giving children gifts then at one of the world’s most famous toy shops? As well as meeting Father Christmas, kids will hear festive stories, write a wish list for Santa and even get an extra special gift bag to take home.
When? 2018 dates TBC
Where? 88-196 Regent St, Soho, London W1B 5BT

Father Christmas at Fulham Palace
Book ahead to ensure you snag a place for you little ones at this festive Santa’s gotto with the historic Fulham Palace as a suitable magical and majestic backdrop.
When? 2018 dates TBC
Where? Bishop’s Ave, Fulham, London SW6 6EA



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