Join us this December for a truly magical Christmas! See Santa for only £2.50 extra! 

Santa ReadingTwinkly lights, real snow and a magical grotto can only mean one thing - Santa has come to Chill Factore. Treat all the family to the ultimate Christmas experience with family fun in Mini Moose Land and Snow Park, plus a snowy visit to see Santa himself for only £2.50 more than our full priced Snow Park or Mini Moose Land passes. Book below for an exclusive ticket. 

It’s the most wonderful time of the year, so why not make it even more special by taking your little ones on an unforgettable journey where they can join in with the festivities here at Santa’s Manchester grotto. From meeting jolly Santa Claus to playing in real snow, we have everything you need for a magical Christmas experience.

 

When can you visit Santa's Grotto?

Santa and his helpers will be at Chill Factore from the 16th of November until Christmas Eve.

Each child who meets Santa in his magical Manchester grotto also receives a gift. But that’s not all, your ‘meet Santa’ grotto experience includes time playing in real snow — a true winter wonderland! 

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Beat the rush and get a snowboard beginner day lesson from £99.

Apply the promotional code BTR99 at checkout for lessons Mon - Fri or BTR119 for lessons on a weekend.

Must be booked and taken before midnight on the 01/12/2019.

Beat the rush and get a ski beginner 2 day coursefrom £99.

Apply the promotional code BTR99 at checkout for lessons Mon - Fri or BTR119 for lessons on a weekend.

Must be booked and taken before midnight on the 01/12/2019.

Beat the rush and get a ski beginner 3 week course from £99.

Apply the promotional code BTR99 at checkout for lessons Mon - Fri or BTR119 for lessons on a weekend.

Must be booked and taken before midnight on the 01/12/2019.

Beat the rush and get a ski beginner day lesson from £99.

Apply the promotional code BTR99 at checkout for lessons Mon - Fri or BTR119 for lessons on a weekend.

Must be booked and taken before midnight on the 01/12/2019.

Beat the rush and get a snowboard beginner 2 day course from £99.

Apply the promotional code BTR99 at checkout for lessons Mon - Fri or BTR119 for lessons on a weekend.

Must be booked and taken before midnight on the 01/12/2019.

Beat the rush and get a snowboard beginner 3 week course from £99.

Apply the promotional code BTR99 at checkout for lessons Mon - Fri or BTR119 for lessons on a weekend.

Must be booked and taken before midnight on the 01/12/2019.

Add promo code: Santa10 in the shopping cart to save 10% on 'Santa and Snow Park' visits before 20th December 2019.

For terms and conditions visit: https://www.chillfactore.com/christmas/

Our 'Meet Santa' Packages

Santa & Snow Park: From £25.00 ***Save 10% on bookings made and taken before 20th December***

For the ultimate Christmas experience, choose our Santa and Snow Park package! Perfect for families with children aged four and above, this package includes a Snow Park Pass and a visit to Santa’s Grotto. Children can enjoy a snowy greeting with the man-in-red and then head to our real-snow and real-ice activities — they won’t be disappointed. 

*All children must be accompanied by a paying adult.

Santa & Mini Moose Land Package: From £9.50

Bring your little ones to meet Santa and enjoy Mini Moose Land in one unforgettable festive experience! Perfect for children aged three and under, tots can meet Santa in his snowy Manchester grotto and then discover the magic of real snow in our Mini Moose Land. This ideal experience offers soft play, toys and an igloo for little ones to explore. 

*All children must be accompanied by a paying adult.

 

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If you are interested in enquiring about our Santa Birthday Parties, please contact us on 0161 749 2222  

 

Timing & Information

Timing & Information

Eager to visit Santa's grotto in Manchester’s Chill Factore this year? Great, but remember, they have a designated start time. The duration of your Santa Claus experience depends on how busy Santa is that day! So, please be aware of the following when booking your visit:

Meet Santa & Mini Moose Land

When booking, the start time you choose will be the time you need to join the Arrivals Area. When it's time to see Santa, head to our Santa Desk by Guest Services or look out for one of Santa's Helpers and enjoy the entertainment before Santa's ready for his visitors! Please note that, because Santa is such a popular man, timings for Santa's Grotto are subject to change.

Although Santa’s grotto is out on the snow, don’t worry about getting your snow gear on until after your visit to the grotto. After your visit to see Santa, one of Santa’s Helpers will show you into the Changing Village so that you can get changed ready to go out onto Mini Moose Land.

Your visit to see Santa is immediately followed by 30 minutes play in Mini Moose Land.

Meet Santa & Snow Park 

The start time you book will be the time you join the Arrivals Area. When it's time to see Santa, head to our Santa Desk by Guest Services or look out for one of Santa's Helpers and enjoy the entertainment before Santa's ready for his visitors! Please note that, because Santa is such a popular man, timings for Santa's Grotto are subject to change. 

Although Santa’s grotto is out on the snow, don’t worry about getting your snow gear on until after your visit to the grotto. After your visit to see Santa, one of Santa’s Helpers will show you into the Changing Village so that you can get changed ready to go out onto Snow Park.

All children MUST be accompanied by a paying adult. 

Age Restrictions

When visiting Santa in Manchester’s Chill Factore, children must be accompanied by a paying adult during all activities.

Mini Moose Land: for children aged 3 and under.
Snow Park: for children aged 4 and above. 

Please note, guests are not permitted to use cameras or video recorders while in Santa's Christmas grotto.

Booking & Queries

Meeting Santa at Santa's grotto in Chill Factore makes the perfect Christmas family day out. Plus, our visit Santa sessions are also accessible to guests with disabilities. However, we recommend you call our booking line on 0161 749 2222 to discuss your requirements. If you have any questions, please visit our Christmas FAQ page or contact us.

For the best Santa Claus experience, book with us to meet Father Christmas in our real-snow wonderland at the heart of Manchester!

Christmas for schools and groups 

If you are a school and would like to book an event for Christmas, there are plenty of offers available. Feel free to give our dedicated Schools and Groups team a call on 0161 749 2218 or email schools@chillfactore.com.

Terms & Conditions

Offer available is 20% off Santa visit + Snow Park or Santa visit + Mini Moose Land tickets when booked by 31st October 2019 and taken by 6th December 2019. Offer cannot be used in conjunction with any other offer or promotion. Membership discount is not available. Chill Factore management reserves the right to withdraw this promotion at any time without any advanced warning or prior notification. Standard Chill Factore Terms and Conditions also apply.