Earth Santa in the Saxon Grotto

Step back into yuletide and experience Earth Santa, a unique medieval twist on Father Christmas.

Nestled in the scenic beauty of Wildwood Devon and featuring authentic Saxon homes, Wildwood Devon’s Saxon Village sets the stage for an unforgettable holiday adventure. Embark on a magical journey into the enchanting Saxon era and experience the holiday magic as if you've been transported back in time.

Visit Santa and his Earth Elves in his Saxon grotto from 18 – 24 December. For the first time ever, we will also be running an EVENING grotto on 22 December.

Your child will receive a tree sapling from Earth Santa and encouraged to plant it so that they can grow up with it. 

£10 per child

One child per 5 minute slot. Please book one child at a time.

18 - 24 December from 11am – 3pm

On Friday 22 December 11am - 8pm

What's included

Exclusive visit with Earth Santa (up to 5 minutes)

Individual tree sapling for each child

Personalised rune to hang on your Christmas tree at home

Things to know before you book

Each booking is for a slot which can last up to 5 minutes. If you are booking for more than one child, select consecutive slots (maximum five slots per booking).

Full entry to the park must be paid or valid membership shown, in addition to the cost of visiting Santa's Grotto, if visiting the park between 11am and 3pm. Santa's grotto tickets must be purchased in advance, and no reserving of places without payment.

Café hours may vary, refreshments may not be available at time of visit.

Tickets cannot be resold, exchanged, transferred to another date or refunded once tickets have been purchased unless the event is cancelled. Please be sure that you choose the correct date and time slot when making your booking. Tickets are non-transferable.


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