Take the magical journey through the Twelve Days of Christmas at Belvoir Castle

The ultimate destination for a magical Christmas experience. Step into a world of wonder as we bring to life the enchanting theme of the Twelve Days of Christmas, curated by the talented Charlotte Lloyd-Webber. Immerse yourself in the grandeur and festive charm of Belvoir Castle, where the spirit of the season is celebrated in extraordinary ways.

Whether you’re seeking a delightful family outing or a romantic escape, join us for an immersive experience. Book your tickets now for an unforgettable fun-filled family day out.

Blue Light Discount for Christmas

Please use discount10 when checking out and please display your blue light card on arrival.

Christmas Events 2023

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Candle making Workshop

16th and 17th of December

Location: The Engine Yard Retail Village

Embark on a creative candle-making journey with our hands-on workshop. Perfect for all levels, learn the art of crafting  candles in a delightful experience. Join us for a memorable session!

 

Bonfire Night

An Evening with The Duchess of Rutland & Creatives

21st December 6pm

You’re invited to accompany Her Grace the Duchess of Rutland and Charlotte Lloyd Webber, the Creative Director behind the Twelve Days of Christmas at Belvoir Castle. Enjoy an exploration of our Christmas installation at your own leisure and then revel in an engaging Q&A session, while savouring champagne and canapés in the opulent setting of the Elizabeth Saloon.

 

 

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Santa’s Little Crafters: Elf Workshop

Friday, Saturday & Sundays

Location: The Engine Yard Retail Village

Experience the joy of the festive season with us! Dive into the enchanting world of creative magic as children embark on an imaginative journey, crafting decorations with the assistance of Santa’s playful helpers: the mischievous Pippin or Pinecone, the Elves!

 

 

Christmas at the Castle

As you enter the castle, you’ll immediately be captivated by the exquisite attention to detail and the artistic flair that Charlotte Lloyd-Webber Design has infused into every aspect of the event. From the stunning decorations to the whimsical displays, a creative touch is evident in every corner.

Whether it’s Twelve Lords a Leaping, or Five Gold Rings, each room will have breathtaking installations and delightful surprises around every corner. This year we will welcome an extension of our gift shop in The Old Kitchen to discover a wide array of handcrafted treasures and one-of-a-kind gifts used in each installation.

Christmas at the Castle promises to be a truly unforgettable experience. So, gather your loved ones and prepare to be captivated by the magic of Twelve Days of Christmas at Belvoir Castle.

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Santa's Little Crafters: Elf Workshop at The Engine Yard

Experience the joy of the festive season with us! Dive into the enchanting world of creative magic as children embark on an imaginative journey, crafting decorations with the assistance of Santa’s playful helpers: the mischievous Pippin or Pinecone, the Elves!

Immerse yourself in an hour of holiday crafting, where the Christmas decorations come to life under the guidance of Santa’s delightful helpers. As a token of appreciation for their hard work, each participating child will receive a special gift from the Elves. Following the creative adventure, let the kids unleash their energy and have a fantastic time at our Adventure Playground.

Important Details:

  • All tickets include access to the Adventure Playground.
  • One present per paying child.
  • Please note that Santa will not be present; this event offers an exclusive opportunity to meet and craft with Santa’s elves.
  • Maximum of two adults per child.
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Santa's Grotto

Step into a world of wonder at Santa’s Grotto, nestled within the enchanting Belvoir Castle. Get ready for an unforgettable experience as your little ones meet Santa Claus himself. Our Santa’s Grotto at Belvoir Castle promises to be a cherished memory for the whole family. From 1st December – 24th Dec only.

Each paying child will receive a special gift from Santa, adding an extra touch of joy to their Christmas experience. You must have admission tickets for this experience. Adults are free and each child is £10 and available as an add-on to admission tickets.

Audience with Santa

Announcing a fresh addition for 2023: Be part of an Audience with Santa! This heartwarming experience is for the entire family. Immerse yourselves in a private tour starting at 9:30 am, offering a unique glimpse before the castle doors open to the public. Delight in the company of our joyful elves and the presence of Father Christmas himself. The festivities include singing, dancing, and captivating storytelling. Plus, each child will receive a special gift from Santa. For parents, we have mince pies and tea/coffee available. Tickets are priced at £30 for both adults and children.

Everything you need to know

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Parking

Parking will be available at the Main Castle Car Park (Long Stay), the cost is £5 per day and can be purchased upon booking.

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Group bookings

If you are a tour operator or have over 15 members in a group  please contact [email protected] to receive a discount.

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FAQS

If you have any questions about our Christmas 2023 events, please visit our FAQ page for more information here.

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Customer Support

To manage your booking, please email [email protected] for help and support.

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Festive Afternoon Tea Sample Menu

Bloody Mary Prawn Cocktail Shots

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Duo of Freshly Baked Scones

Plain & Candied Peel & Cinnamon

With Clotted Cream & Lemon Curd

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A Selection of Traditional Finger Sandwiches

Rare Hereford Roast Beef & Cropwell Bishop Stilton

Egg with a Dijon Chive Mayonnaise

Clawsons ‘Charnwood’ Smoked Cheddar and Spiced Pear Chutney

Smoked Salmon with a Spiced Blackberry Salsa

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Handcrafted Signature Cakes and Sweets

Spiced Carrot Cake with Mascarpone and Orange Cream

Blackberry and Lemon Macarons

Cranberry and Orange Biscotti

Cinnamon and Candy Cane Topped Eggnog

Our Afternoon Tea is the perfect addition to the Twelve Days of Christmas experience at Belvoir Castle. Afternoon Tea is only available with the purchase of tickets to our Christmas event or garden admission tickets. For any dietary requirements please email [email protected]

Friends of Belvoir enjoy Christmas for free!

When you become a Friend of Belvoir, you receive unlimited access to the Castle, Parkland and Gardens including Christmas and majority of our events! Sign up for an annual pass now and make the most of unlimited visits to the Castle for a year. 

Festive Tearoom Staff

Seeking enthusiastic individuals with a passion for exceptional customer service to join our hospitality team. Working between our Aviary Tearoom, Old Servant’s Hall, Chalets, and Events.
Responsibilities include taking orders, serving delightful treats, and maintaining a welcoming atmosphere. Prior hospitality experience preferred.
For more details or to apply, please email: [email protected]
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