Brand new for 2021 The Christmas Barn – Brimming over with so many beautiful and carefully selected gifts, decorations, lighting and homeware the Christmas barn at Sledmere is the place to be to find all you need to create that cosy festive feel to your home. There are all sorts of unique items so you can bring that special touch to your Christmas dinner table, with festive crockery, table runners, napkins to match, designer Christmas crackers along with all the accessories you need to give your Christmas tree the wow factor this year. For more gifts, homeware and garden essentials pop into the Woodyard just next door.
Christmas trees – You can’t beat the look, smell and feel of a real Christmas tree decked out in your home over the festive season! And you certainly can’t get better than a Nordmann Fir, with its bushy branches, even shape and non drop longevity it’s certainly the tree of choice! We have the most beautiful Pot grown and cut Nordmann non drop trees available to purchase from Saturday 27th November!
Sledmere’s Magical Santa Experience – weekends of 27th and 28th of Nov, 4th and 5th,11th and 12th, 18th and 19th December along with the 20th, 21st, 22ndand 23rd December. Dates are booking up fast but all availability and booking options are available via our website www.sledmerehouse.com.
Our 2021 magical Santa experience is one not to be missed, bringing you a day of festive cheer and excitement with a pinch of magic and sleigh loads of fun for all the family.
Here’s what you can enjoy on your magical day with us…..
Santa’s most entrusted elves will greet you and take you to Santa’s cosy reindeer study where you will meet the big man himself, hear all about the magic of Christmas and tell him what’s on your wish list this year. (The time you book is for your visit in to see Santa only, please make sure you are at Elf reception 5 minutes before your session starts, all other attractions can be enjoyed at any time throughout the day)
Head over to the VIP elf toy store to choose your very own present from Santa. Explore the Christmas Village, meet all the animals, play festive games, do some Christmas crafting and listen to all the exciting stories from the North Pole. Enjoy a festive tractor and trailer ride to see our beautiful herd of Red Deer and a chance to see if you can spot Rudolph while he waits for Santa with his friends. Your ticket also includes have full access to the beautiful walled garden, grounds rare breed farm park, adventure play area all day!
Tickets cost £17 per child (ages 6 months to 14 years ) and £10 per adult. The time you book your ticket for is to see Santa and the rest of the festive activities can be enjoyed at any point throughout the day.
Festive wreath making workshops – 1st and 2nd December – booking available online. An afternoon of creativity, using natural Sledmere foraged materials create a showstopping wreath you’ll want to keep out all year. Jan, our head Gardner will show you all the tips of the trade in order to make and take home your very own festive Christmas wreath. A glass of fizz/sherry and mince pies included. £35 pp.
Christmas Hampers, fine food and local specialist beers and wine – The Farm Shop and Pantry have all you need to create your very own festive menu full of tasty treats for an unforgettable Christmas dinner, with so many local products why not create up your own personalised Christmas food hamper, the perfect gift for any foody friend!
Delicious Christmas menu from the Coach House Café – From turkey and cranberry paninis to a full Christmas dinner, the coach house café has a fantastic festive menu for you to enjoy. Open 10am until 4pm Tuesday to Sunday.
Winter walks in the grounds – Grab your winter coat and wellies and enjoy a peaceful wander through the grounds, watch the deer grazing in the parkland, take in the seasonal colours and explore the walled gardens in its final flourish of the year. Dogs welcome.
Opening hours – Tuesday to Sunday – 10.00 am to 5 pm Sledmere, Driffield. YO25 3XG (01377) 236637 Website Facebook