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Santa's Grottos in Swindon | Where to meet Santa in Swindon

Are you on the hunt for the best Santa's Grotto's in and around Swindon? Then look no further because we've put together our gift-filled guide to Swindon's Santas Grottos in where you and your little ones can meet Father Christmas in Swindon this December below. Read on to find out where you can see St Nick in Swindon.

1.) Santa's Sunday Lunch at Blunsdon House Hotel

Where: Blunsdon House Hotel

About: Meet and greet with Father Christmas in Swindon this December as you and the family sit down to a delicious three-course festive meal at Blunsdon House Hotel. Enjoy some of the areas delicious food at this premier Swindon venue before spending time with Santa. Once you’ve finished your food and you’re full to the brim, Father Christmas will come on in and hand out a special gift to each and every child before the disco starts and guests take to the dancefloor to show off their best moves. 

Price: Adults: £25.00pp | Under 12s: £12.50

Book your lunch with Santa here. 

2.) Christmas Experience On The Farm

Where: Roves Farm

About: Get dressed up and enjoy a magical festive experience with Roves Farm this Christmas. All ages are welcome as this fantastic outdoors Swindon venue transforms into a winter wonderland, featuring a real-life Nativity, Elves Toyshop, and of course Father Christmas himself! Follow the lights through the farm and you will stumble upon Santa’s Grotto where Father Christmas will be waiting to hand out gifts straight from the elves workshop! Afterwards, you can explore the farm meeting the friendly animals, creating Christmas crafts, and much much more. 

Price: Adults: £5.00pp to £7.00pp | Child: £5.00pp to £13.50pp | Toddler: £2.00pp to £10.50pp | Baby: Free to £6.50p

Find out more about the magical Santa experience here.

3) Santa's Workshop at Kidz About

Where: Kidz About

About: Join Kidz About this December to make your little ones Christmas dreams come true! You can come visit Santa's workshop where you will be able to write a letter to Father Christmas in their Letter to Santa Station, make a bear with elves, meet Santa and have fun in their play area! Plus, adults you can enjoy some festive treats and a delicious hot drink.

Price: Adults: £5.00pp | Under 12s: £15.00 - £25.00pp

Book now by calling 01793 524646 or visit their website here.

4.) Santa's Storytime at STEAM

Where: STEAM Museum 

About: To complete the Christmas magic, Santa will be coming along to Christmas at STEAM on Saturday, 30 November and Sunday, 1 December. Children can enjoy a wonderful festive story and sing-a-long, plus a wrapped gift. 

Times: Saturdays & Sundaays at:10.15am, 11.00am, 11.45am, 13.00pm, 13.45pm, 14.30pm, 15.15pm, 16.00pm.

Price: Sessions cost £7.50 per child, in addition to Christmas at STEAM admission | £3 Adults | £2 Senior/Student | £1 Child | Under 3s FREE.


5.) Santa Sunday Lunch at De Vere Cotswold Water Park

Where: De Vere Cotswold Water Park

About: What could make Sunday lunch even better? Sunday Lunch with Father Christmas of course. Gather the whole family for a special sit-down festive meal at the spectacular De Vere Cotswold Water Park this December as you tuck into a three-course meal whilst being joined by Santa for an afternoon of Christmas-filled fun. Each child will get to meet with Santa and will be given a special gift to take home with them. 

Price: Adults: £22.00-25.00pp | Children: £9.95 - £10.95pp

Book your table here. 

6.) Santa’s Grotto at the Brunel

Where: The Brunel

About: Father Christmas and his trusty encore of Elves will once again descend on Swindon Town Centre this Christmas as Santa’s Grotto once again opens up its doors to the children of Swindon. Running from Saturday 9th November to Tuesday 31st December, children will be able to visit Santa in his grotto where they will get a chance to chat with the face of Christmas himself before receiving a special gift to take home. This is free for all to visit but you can reserve your space online to avoid queuing. 

Price: FREE

Explore more about Santa's Grotto here. 

7.) Santa’s Sunday Lunch at DoubleTree by Hilton Swindon

Where: DoubleTree Hilton Swindon

About: Christmas is the perfect time of the year to sit back, relax, and fill yourself up with delicious helpings of food. And at Doubletree Hilton Swindon this December, you can do all of that in the company of Father Christmas himself. Photographers will be on hand to capture the moment as your little ones meet and greet with Santa as he hands out exciting gifts, pulls crackers, and poses for pictures. Just make sure you’re on his nice list!

Price: Adults: £20.00pp | Child: £10.00pp

You can find out more about Santa Sunday lunch here. 

8.) Lunch with Santa at The Ridge

Where: The Ridge

About: Join The Ridge Swindon this December for a lunch with a festive twist as you wine and dine in the company of Santa and his elves. Father Christmas will meet and greet guests on arrival before entertaining children with tales of his adventures in the North Pole. Santa will then take a tour amongst the guests stopping for pictures and handing to gifts to the kids as parents sit back and tuck into some of Swindon’s best festive food.

Price: Adults: £15.00pp | Under 12s: £10.00pp

Book your space at The Ridge here. 

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