It’s the most wonderful time of the year… Are you looking for somewhere that you can take the kids to visit Santa and also enjoy a stay overnight? We’ve rounded up some of The Most Wonderful Places to Visit Santa and Stay Over in Ireland:
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Places to Visit Santa and Stay Over in Ireland
Santa’s Magical Trail at The Clanard Court, Kildare
Join Santa’s elves on a wonderful journey through Santa’s Magical Trail – a fun filled and action-packed experience for children young and old held at the Clanard Court Hotel, Kildare!
The award-winning, leading Kildare Santa experience (TripAdvisor Travellers’ Choice Award for Families) … is for anyone who really loves all things Santa and believe in lots of FUN, MAGIC and SMILES along the way!!! Look out for some fun characters along the way including Willy Wonka!
Why not make a night of it too with their extremely popular Magical Sleep Over option? Guaranteed to make you the best Mum & Dad ever! You can book selected weekends from November 30th to December 22nd 2019
And this year Santa and his elves at The Clanard Court are planning their first ever Autism Friendly Trail and Sleepover. This will take place on December 11th 2019.
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Elf Town Family Packages at The Connacht Hotel Galway
Enjoy a festive family break in Galway this November or December and you will receive an exclusive 10% discount off Elf Town Tickets when you book an Elf Town Family Package at the award winning Connacht Hotel.
- Choose from Bunk Bed Rooms, Family Rooms or Family Suites
- Enjoy a full Irish breakfast daily
- Receive 10% discount on Elf Town tickets
- Complimentary parking & Wi-Fi
- Complimentary use of the leisure centre with pool
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Santa’s Christmas Wonderland, Bel Air Hotel Grounds Ashford, Wicklow
Nestled beneath the forest canopy in the grounds of the Bel Air Hotel a beautiful and memorable experience awaits. Here you can enjoy a real traditional Christmas in a beautiful woodland setting.
“ADULTS GO FREE” That’s right folks Santa’s Christmas Wonderland do not charge for adults so why not take full advantage, bring along the family and create a photo album and memories to last a lifetime………
Book your Santa’s Christmas Wonderland adventure now!
Santa’s Christmas Wonderland is fully wheelchair accessible.
Magical Winter Wonderland at Shandon Hotel & Spa, Donegal
A magical family Christmas experience that you will treasure forever! Their Santa package includes overnight B&B in a seaview room, personalised visit from Santa who will knock on their door and know them by name, entry to the Magical Winter Walkthrough, Santa’s Homemade Christmas Punch & Sweet Treats with Mrs Claus and full use of Leisure Centre
Amber Springs Hotel Christmas Experiences, Wexford
Climb aboard the Amber Springs Santa Train, Co Wexford for a magical Christmas experience on dates from November 23rd including a special Sensory Santa Train in December.
They offer family Christmas Experience packages including overnight accommodation, breakfast, dinner credit, Santa Train tickets and more.
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Santa’s Enchanted Castle at The Riverside Hotel, Wexford
Santa’s Enchanted Castle returns to Enniscorthy, Co. Wexford from November 23rd – December 23rd 2019.
The Riverside Hotel has Christmas packages available to families of all sizes and to put the icing on that Christmas pudding…a special visit to the Enchanted Castle.
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Winter Wonderland at Hotel Westport and Westport House
A magical family experience brimming with Christmas cheer that will leave the kids starry-eyed and the whole family believing in fairy-tales! Selected dates between 23rd November and 23rd December 2019.
Family packages include will enjoy a visit to Winter Wonderland in Westport House for an afternoon filled with fun and games PLUS one night B&B in Hotel Westport + a Classic Christmas Movie Night.
Santa’s Kingdom at the Inishowen Gateway Hotel, Donegal
The Santa’s Kingdom show is an exciting fun filled indoor Christmas spectacular running from 22nd November 2019 at the Inishowen Gateway Hotel, a magical journey around Santa’s Kingdom.
Family packages at the hotel include tickets to the Santa’s Kingdom Show, Movie Night and a session in Planet Active in the morning.
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Visit Santa and Stay Over at Center Parcs, Longford
Center Parcs in Longford have 3, 4 or 7 night festive breaks for families from November 8th 2019 to January 3rd 2020. Highlights include; twinkling lights, Christmas themed activities, Santa visits to his woodland workshop where you will also meet his elves and you may even find a sprinkling of snow!
Visit Santa on Christmas Island at Hidden Valley Holiday Park, Wicklow
Santa will be on Christmas Island at Hidden Valley Holiday Park for festive fun and an unforgettable and unique Christmas experience on selected dates from November 23rd to December 23rd 2019. You can book an overnight stay in one of their Glamping lodges for 2 adults and up to 4 children.
Santa’s House Express at Palmerstown House, Kildare
The Manor House at Palmerstown House in Kildare becomes Santa’s home for the festive season. As you arrive for your visit you are greeted with twinkling lights and Christmas decorations. Hope aboard the Santa Express for your visit to meet Santa, Mrs Claus and the elves and enjoy a festive funfair in the grounds with unlimited entry for hotel guests.
Over to you now. Have you stayed at any of these places to visit Santa and stay over? Any others that should be on our list? Tell us in the comments below.