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Santa on the Island

Santa on the Island


We are delighted to announce that Santa will visit us at the Island Resort in December 2019. Santa will relax from making toys at our Island Christmas Cottage on the weekends, and he is looking forward to meeting some of the children on his nice list there!


Saturday and Sunday 7th & 8th, 14th & 15th, 21st & 22nd December 2019.

Saturdays 2pm to 8.30pm

Sundays 1pm to 7pm

For bookings or more information please call 087 263 8897 (hotel reception will not accept Santa bookings). Phone lines are open from 9am to 4pm on weekdays. 

Outside of this time, or if you cannot get through due to high demand, please leave a voicemail stating your name and number and our elves will return your call. Alternatively you may email santa@waterfordcastleresort.com.


Santa visit €12.50 per child and €3 per adult.

Santa visit for family of 4 (2 adults + 2 children) €30

Santa visit for family of 5 (2 adults + 3 children) €40


Santa visit plus 2 course festive dinner at Kings Channel Clubhouse (main & dessert):

Santa visit for family of 4 (2 adults + 2 children) €80

Santa visit for family of 5 (2 adults + 3 children) €99


Terms and Conditions

- Tickets must be pre-booked and pre-paid. Places are held for 48 hours only, if payment is not received the booking will be released.

- Email bookings are tentative only until confirmed. 

- Payment can be made with either credit/debit card over the phone or by cash payment.

- Please arrive a minimum of 10 mins prior to your allocated time with Santa. 

- Please allow adequate time to reach the island by our private car ferry which runs every 15 minutes on the hour (2min crossing time).

- Access to Santa's Cottage will be 30 minutes prior only,where we will have an elf to guide you. 

- Tickets are non-refundable & non-transferable.

- Please note that the Santa experience does not take place in the Castle hotel, it takes place in a cottage on the island resort. The festive meal takes place in our Golf Clubhouse, not the Castle hotel. 

Please let us know at time of booking if you require any additional assistance. 

To book please call the direct Santa line on 087 263 8897