Christmas GROTTO 2018,

Including 'my first grotto' for under two's



Take a very special journey through our magical Christmas Grotto, where you will be greeted by our Elves and Mother Christmas who will guide you through our enchanting Christmas experience.

Play our fun game in the Grotto entrance and make Mother Christmas’ very own secret, magical reindeer feed to sprinkle across your lawn on Christmas Eve. Then decorate your own elf hat and meet Father Christmas himself! 

Reduced capacity sessions: These sessions are designed for customers with special needs. You must call email to book these sessions. These session are everyday from 27th November - 1st December at 16:30pm.


Tickets are priced per 45 minute session. Please aim to arrive 10 minutes prior to your session start time so that you can join in the fun with the game in the Grotto entrance.

  • Babies under 1 year: £10
  • Children 2 years - 15 years : £12
  • Adults (16+): £5 (There must be at least one adult ticket and one child/or baby ticket per booking with a maximum of two adults per child/or baby.)

Please note that the ingredients used in the activity in Mrs. Christmas kitchen has been made especially for birds and is not fit for human consumption, it has been packed in an environment where nuts are present. If you do have any concerns please ensure that you contact us prior to your visit.

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Why not enjoy a festive afternoon tea on your visit to the Ice Rink? During the Christmas period, Adult and Kids Afternoon Teas are served in The Mulberry Tree restaurant with a festive twist! Book yours here.

Children's Festive brunch - SOLD OUT

Join us in The Mulberry Tree Restaurant for a Children's Christmas Brunch, only available throughout the Christmas season at 10am and 11am. 
Booking is essential so that we can ensure everything is ready for your arrival!
Book yours here: Children's Morning Brunch

Christmas Grotto


Your baby's first Christmas is an incredibly special time. Not only is it a great excuse to buy a cute festive outfit for them, it's a chance to celebrate the magic of Christmas. That is why we have introduced our brand new My First Grotto experience especially for families with young babies under the age of 2.

Celebrate your babies first Christmas in our magical grotto, meet Father Christmas, hear a Christmas story, receive a special gift for your baby to treasure and finally have a family photo with the man himself.

There will also be an opportunity at the end of your experience for you to turn your photo into a mug or key ring to keep. Or you can simply put your photo in your little one's memory box as a reminder of their first magical Christmas at Ruxley Manor.


Tickets are priced per 20 minute session.

  • Baby under 2 and up to 2 adults (includes x1 baby gift, x1 family gift and x1 photo) - £20

  • x2 babies under 2 and up to 2 adults (includes x2 baby gifts, x1 family gift and x1 photo) - £30

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