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What can we expect when we visit the Santa Experience at Griffins?

 

Fall in love with the magic of the Santa Experience at Griffins, which is one of Corks longest running and Most Popular Santa experiences.

When you Book your Magical Family Tickets to Griffins, expect to experience the true magic of Christmas as well as your Magical Visit with Santa Claus.
Make it a Christmas to remember as you see the children's eyes light up as they travel through the Magical wonderland At Griffins.

 

Your start time will be stated on your ticket. Arrive to the Booking office at this time. This when your Santa Experience through our magical wonderland begins.

Follow the trail map around to all our attraction, past Santa's animals from the North pole and over to Santa's Official Post Box

Sign your 2018 Christmas pledge and receive your certificate in our Festive Lodge,

Now this is a great opportunity to Take an Selfie with an Elfie

Then meet your personal elf that will escort your through to Elf Party in Santa's cottage,

Then the big moment , Where each family will meet Santa individually & each child will get a special gift from Santa.

Our Professional Photographer will capture this moment for you. You can collect your photos as you exit Santa's Cottage

There is lots to be experienced during your Santa experience at Griffins.

 

So be sure to give yourself plenty of time to travel through the whole experience with Collecting of your photo with Santa at the end . Also Please allow sufficient time for unforeseen delays (e.g. weather, traffic delays etc.)

When can we come to the Santa experience at Griffins?

Santa is excited to meet all the lovely families again this year in his cottage at Griffins. He will be staying at Griffins From Saturday 1st of December till Christmas eve at 3 pm.

 

What booking times for the Santa experience are available?
These will vary from day to day – check your required day for the availability that suits but remember to keep an eye on our Facebook page for details of more times that may be released at a later date




How many people can I bring with me to see Santa?
We understand that everyone wants to visit Santa in his Cottage at Griffins , but we recommend visiting in small groups to make the most of the experience. We would recommend groups of no more than 7 or 8 guests including children at a time. If you and another family are visiting as Santa at Griffins together, We would be recommended to book an appointment to the Santa experience seperately.

Do I need a ticket for a baby for the Santa Experience?
Yes, all children and babies regardless of age must have a ticket. The baby will receive a Special First Christmas Present from Santa

Will the Garden Restaurant at Griffins be open on the day of booking?
Yes the Restaurant at Griffins will be open for all our Santa Visitors. Enjoy breakfast, lunch or Granny Griffins festive treats. During This peaks season, There is no reservations of tables. The Restaurant Team Will work hard to ensure you and your guests will be seated and enjoy our homemade food and the whole experience at Griffins

Are Santa Experience Tickets Refundable?

Santa Experience Tickets are non-refundable, given advance notice we may be able to change your date subject to availability. Please contact the Booking office between 9am -5pm Monday - Friday on 021 7334286. There will be an administration fee of €5 for any changes to your tickets


Is the Santa experience at Griffins wheelchair accessible?
Yes , the whole experience at Griffins is wheelchair accessible

What happens if I miss my time slot?
We recommend that you arrive to our North Pole Booking at your time slot. The North pole booking office is located In the covered area of the Garden Centre
Unfortunately if you are late we will be unable to hold the time slot and you may miss your visit, please note if this happens tickets are non-refundable.


Is the Santa Experience available on Christmas Eve?

Yes Santa is staying in his Cottage At Griffins till 3pm on Christmas eve. Then He returns to the North Pole to begin his busy evening delivering all his presents around the world.

Can I take my own photographs during my visit with Santa?
When visiting with Santa in his Cottage, Family portraits are taken by the Chief North Pole Photographer only.
You are welcome to take photographs throughout the remainder of The Santa Experience at Griffin. Dont forget to take an Elfie Selfie. Our elves love sELFIES
Remember when you book to your Santa experience At Griffins your first Photo is included in the Magical Family Ticket. If you would like to prebook extra photos you can do so when booking


Can I book group ticket to visit Santa in his cottage at Griffins ?

Group and Corporate bookings cannot be made online. For groups please contact the Booking Office on 021-7334286 Monday to Friday to check availability. You may also email your request to christmas@griffinsgardencentre.ie and one of our elves will get back to you as soon as possible with available dates and times.


Can I book on the day for the Santa Experience?

In order to avoid disappointment, Bookings are made online in advance only. Santa at Griffins is usually very busy, so book your tickets early as we do not want to disappoint anyone.


How do I use my online tickets?

You will be emailed an order confirmation that will include your unique Booking Reference Number and a barcode that also contains this number. When you arrive, please present your ticket on either your smart phone or present a printed copy. If you don’t have a smart phone or a printer, please make a note of the Booking Reference Number which you will receive on your ticket when you book online.



What happens when I buy a ticket online?

On completion of your order, you will be emailed a DigiTicket containing a barcode and a booking reference number. Present this ticket on arrival, or if you don’t have a printer, simply make a note of the Booking Reference Number.


I don't have a printer...

You do not have to print out the 8 digit booking reference – simply make a note of the Booking Reference Number and take it with you, coupled with some ID



I don't have a computer, How can i book?
Griffins Customer service team will always do our best to help you.
Call our Elf Booking office on the phone between 9 am -5 pm Monday to Friday on 021 7334286. You will need a laser, debit or credit card to pay for your ticket.

Is Car Parking available?

Yes , Griffins has plenty of parking for this event


How can I get in contact with you?

Call on 021 7334286 or email christmas@griffinsgardencentre.ie

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Events

Santa Experience at Griffins Maximum 8 people including Children per Booking Have you checked your details twice, as any changes to these details will incur the amendment fees Fall in love with  the...

Maximum 8 people including Children per Booking
Have you checked your details twice, as any changes to these details will incur the amendment fees

Fall in love with  the magic of the Santa Experience at Griffins, which is one of Corks longest running  and Most Popular Santa experiences. 

When you Book your Magical Family Tickets to Griffins, expect to experience the true magic of Christmas  as well as your Magical Visit with Santa Claus.  
Make it a Christmas to remember as you see the children's eyes light up as they travel through the Magical wonderland At Griffins.

Your start time will be stated on your ticket.  Arrive to the Booking office at this time. This when your Santa Experience  through our magical wonderland begins. 

Follow the trail map around to all our attraction, past Santa's animals from the North pole and over to Santa's Official Post Box 

Sign your 2018 Christmas pledge and receive your certificate in our Festive Lodge, 

Now this  is a great opportunity to Take an Selfie with an Elfie

Then meet your personal elf that will escort your through to Elf Party in Santa's cottage,  

Then the big moment ,  Where each family  will meet Santa individually & each child will get a special gift from Santa. 

Our Professional Photographer will capture this moment for you. You can collect your photos as you exit Santa's Cottage

There is lots to be experienced during your Santa experience at Griffins.

So be sure to give yourself plenty of time to travel through the whole experience with Collecting of your photo with Santa at the end  . Also Please allow sufficient time for unforeseen delays (e.g. weather, traffic delays etc.)

Find out more Book now
Sensory Santa Experience at Griffins Santa knows some children need extra patience and quiet time during holiday visits. This ​soothing​ ​and sensory-friendly event allows ​​children​ ​with​...

Santa knows some children need extra patience and quiet time during holiday visits. This ​soothing​ ​and sensory-friendly event allows ​​children​ ​with​ ​all spectrums of special​ ​needs​ ​and their families to experience a time-honored tradition with Santa in a comforting environment.

Santa and his fairy elves are hosting 2 magical evenings  for children with autism and other sensory challenges. The Fairy elves  will create sensory-friendly adaptations to the santa experience at Griffins to allow for a softer environment without fashing  lights and sounds for children with special needs. This event will have limited tickets to allow you family to experience Santa without the common hustle and bustle and sensory overload.

Maximum 8 people including Children per Booking
Have you checked your details twice, as any changes to these details will incur the amendment fees

Fall in love with  the magic of the Santa Experience at Griffins, which is one of Corks longest running  and Most Popular Santa experiences. 

When you Book your Magical Family Tickets to Griffins, expect to experience the true magic of Christmas  as well as your Magical Visit with Santa Claus.  
Make it a Christmas to remember as you see the children's eyes light up as they travel through the Magical wonderland At Griffins.

Your start time will be stated on your ticket.  Arrive to the Booking office at this time. This when your Santa Experience  through our magical wonderland begins. 

Follow the trail map around to all our attraction, past Santa's animals from the North pole and over to Santa's Official Post Box 

Sign your 2018 Christmas pledge and receive your certificate in our Festive Lodge, 

Now this  is a great opportunity to Take an Selfie with an Elfie

Then meet your personal elf that will escort your through to Elf Party in Santa's cottage,  

Then the big moment ,  Where each family  will meet Santa individually & each child will get a special gift from Santa. 

Our Professional Photographer will capture this moment for you. You can collect your photos as you exit Santa's Cottage

There is lots to be experienced during your Santa experience at Griffins.

So be sure to give yourself plenty of time to travel through the whole experience with Collecting of your photo with Santa at the end  . Also Please allow sufficient time for unforeseen delays (e.g. weather, traffic delays etc.)

Find out more Book now

What can we expect when we visit the Santa Experience at Griffins?

 

Fall in love with the magic of the Santa Experience at Griffins, which is one of Corks longest running and Most Popular Santa experiences.

When you Book your Magical Family Tickets to Griffins, expect to experience the true magic of Christmas as well as your Magical Visit with Santa Claus.
Make it a Christmas to remember as you see the children's eyes light up as they travel through the Magical wonderland At Griffins.

 

Your start time will be stated on your ticket. Arrive to the Booking office at this time. This when your Santa Experience through our magical wonderland begins.

Follow the trail map around to all our attraction, past Santa's animals from the North pole and over to Santa's Official Post Box

Sign your 2018 Christmas pledge and receive your certificate in our Festive Lodge,

Now this is a great opportunity to Take an Selfie with an Elfie

Then meet your personal elf that will escort your through to Elf Party in Santa's cottage,

Then the big moment , Where each family will meet Santa individually & each child will get a special gift from Santa.

Our Professional Photographer will capture this moment for you. You can collect your photos as you exit Santa's Cottage

There is lots to be experienced during your Santa experience at Griffins.

 

So be sure to give yourself plenty of time to travel through the whole experience with Collecting of your photo with Santa at the end . Also Please allow sufficient time for unforeseen delays (e.g. weather, traffic delays etc.)

When can we come to the Santa experience at Griffins?

Santa is excited to meet all the lovely families again this year in his cottage at Griffins. He will be staying at Griffins From Saturday 1st of December till Christmas eve at 3 pm.

 

What booking times for the Santa experience are available?
These will vary from day to day – check your required day for the availability that suits but remember to keep an eye on our Facebook page for details of more times that may be released at a later date




How many people can I bring with me to see Santa?
We understand that everyone wants to visit Santa in his Cottage at Griffins , but we recommend visiting in small groups to make the most of the experience. We would recommend groups of no more than 7 or 8 guests including children at a time. If you and another family are visiting as Santa at Griffins together, We would be recommended to book an appointment to the Santa experience seperately.

Do I need a ticket for a baby for the Santa Experience?
Yes, all children and babies regardless of age must have a ticket. The baby will receive a Special First Christmas Present from Santa

Will the Garden Restaurant at Griffins be open on the day of booking?
Yes the Restaurant at Griffins will be open for all our Santa Visitors. Enjoy breakfast, lunch or Granny Griffins festive treats. During This peaks season, There is no reservations of tables. The Restaurant Team Will work hard to ensure you and your guests will be seated and enjoy our homemade food and the whole experience at Griffins

Are Santa Experience Tickets Refundable?

Santa Experience Tickets are non-refundable, given advance notice we may be able to change your date subject to availability. Please contact the Booking office between 9am -5pm Monday - Friday on 021 7334286. There will be an administration fee of €5 for any changes to your tickets


Is the Santa experience at Griffins wheelchair accessible?
Yes , the whole experience at Griffins is wheelchair accessible

What happens if I miss my time slot?
We recommend that you arrive to our North Pole Booking at your time slot. The North pole booking office is located In the covered area of the Garden Centre
Unfortunately if you are late we will be unable to hold the time slot and you may miss your visit, please note if this happens tickets are non-refundable.


Is the Santa Experience available on Christmas Eve?

Yes Santa is staying in his Cottage At Griffins till 3pm on Christmas eve. Then He returns to the North Pole to begin his busy evening delivering all his presents around the world.

Can I take my own photographs during my visit with Santa?
When visiting with Santa in his Cottage, Family portraits are taken by the Chief North Pole Photographer only.
You are welcome to take photographs throughout the remainder of The Santa Experience at Griffin. Dont forget to take an Elfie Selfie. Our elves love sELFIES
Remember when you book to your Santa experience At Griffins your first Photo is included in the Magical Family Ticket. If you would like to prebook extra photos you can do so when booking


Can I book group ticket to visit Santa in his cottage at Griffins ?

Group and Corporate bookings cannot be made online. For groups please contact the Booking Office on 021-7334286 Monday to Friday to check availability. You may also email your request to christmas@griffinsgardencentre.ie and one of our elves will get back to you as soon as possible with available dates and times.


Can I book on the day for the Santa Experience?

In order to avoid disappointment, Bookings are made online in advance only. Santa at Griffins is usually very busy, so book your tickets early as we do not want to disappoint anyone.


How do I use my online tickets?

You will be emailed an order confirmation that will include your unique Booking Reference Number and a barcode that also contains this number. When you arrive, please present your ticket on either your smart phone or present a printed copy. If you don’t have a smart phone or a printer, please make a note of the Booking Reference Number which you will receive on your ticket when you book online.



What happens when I buy a ticket online?

On completion of your order, you will be emailed a DigiTicket containing a barcode and a booking reference number. Present this ticket on arrival, or if you don’t have a printer, simply make a note of the Booking Reference Number.


I don't have a printer...

You do not have to print out the 8 digit booking reference – simply make a note of the Booking Reference Number and take it with you, coupled with some ID



I don't have a computer, How can i book?
Griffins Customer service team will always do our best to help you.
Call our Elf Booking office on the phone between 9 am -5 pm Monday to Friday on 021 7334286. You will need a laser, debit or credit card to pay for your ticket.

Is Car Parking available?

Yes , Griffins has plenty of parking for this event


How can I get in contact with you?

Call on 021 7334286 or email christmas@griffinsgardencentre.ie

Available Tickets

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