Visit Santa

To Book Online

Booking online is advisable during busy times to avoid disappointment, but you can pay on arrival if you wish.

From: £7.50 per person

Price also includes free access to see the reindeer during your visit.

*An adult must accompany children when visiting Santa.


Visiting Times

We will be open 24th November 2018 up to and including 24th December 2018.

Opening times for Reindeer and Santa visits during this time are from Wednesday up to and including Sunday, from 10am – 6pm.

We open again on the 27th December 2018 up to and including the 30th December 2018, but Santa will be away on holiday after Christmas.

  • Visits to Santa last roughly 5 minutes.
  • Santa will require a one hour lunch break from 12pm to 1pm each day.
  • Children under 1 year old visit for free.


Please bring strong and sturdy shoes, boots or wellingtons when visiting our Cotswold Reindeer Herd site in Ampney Crucis.


Pictures with Santa

We offer professional photography for you and your family at £7.50 per photo, or £12 for two.


Opening Times

Saturday 24th November – Sunday 16th December * 10am – 6pm*
Monday 17th 10am – 6pm
Tuesday 18th 10am – 6pm
Wednesday 19th 10am – 6pm
Thursday 20th 10am – 6pm
Friday 21st 10am – 6pm
Saturday 22nd 10am – 6pm
Sunday 23rd 10am – 6pm
Monday 24th 10am – 6pm
Tuesday 25th Closed
Wednesday 26th Closed
Thursday 27th 10am – 6pm
Friday 28th 10am – 6pm
Saturday 29th 10am – 6pm
Sunday 30th 10am – 6pm

* Opening days are from Wednesday to Sunday inclusive.

† Santa is on holiday during these days, however you can still come and visit our Reindeer.


Visit our Reindeer

Included free when you visit Santa, Or £5 per person to see the reindeer and not visit Santa” “There is no need to book if you just want to come and see the reindeer, just turn up and pay on the day.”


Visit our Reindeer

Whilst visiting Santa you can see our beautiful and playful reindeer and take a walk through our magical woodland trail. This is included in the price of visiting Santa, giving you free access to our Reindeer.

Spend as long as you like during your visit, we have hot drinks and snacks available. You can also check out our growing range of Christmas gifts, including our unique handmade reindeer antler jewellery from our very own antlers.


Check out our Christmas Trees

At our Cotswold Reindeer Herd site in Ampney Crucis we have our largest stock of fresh cut trees, set out in our marquees and large viewing area. Bring the family to pick the one that’s just right for you.


Strong and sturdy shoes, boots or wellingtons are advised when visiting our Cotswold Reindeer Herd site in Ampney Crucis.


reindeer in barn