Questions & Answers
Q What does it
£4 per person entrance into the park, under 2's are free. All money received
towards feed and improvements. You can post a
letter to Santa in his post box, visit the grotto to watch a
video message & visit his
reindeer, we have miniature donkeys and an indoor barn with
an indoor aviary and outdoor play areas.
Q. Do I need to
A. No bookings are necessary unless you are in a large group
(over 15 people).
Q. Can we visit
A. Santa is busy in the North Pole getting ready for
Christmas, included in the entrance fee you can visit his
grotto where he has a post box, there is also a video
message from Santa you can watch.
Q. Do the
A. No, they are very friendly and in actually only have one
bottom row of teeth, no upper teeth, however they are quite
gentle at hand feeding and enjoy the company and attention.
Q. Can I
book/hire your reindeer?
A. No sorry, our herd live on site all year round and are
not available for shows or parties, you can visit them but
they need to relax and rest up ready for their big day.
Q. Do I get to
feed the reindeer and how close do we get?
A. The reindeer are very curious and friendly so come across
to be hand fed although we cannot guarantee it but
you will still be able to watch them up close, the reindeer
are happy and relaxed in their home environment here, so please bear this in mind if they do
decide to wander off for a bit.
Q. Do I need
A. There are paths down to the reindeer and a covered area
to meet & watch them however you should dress appropriately
for the time of year when it comes to gloves etc.
Q. Can I walk
around the pond?
A. We have a 4 acre pond, there are pathís which go half way
round which you can enjoy and walk around weather
permitting, closed if icy, we often get ducks and swans but please keep
your children close & safe if you decide to go down to the
Q. Can I take my
A. Sorry no dogs are permitted as they could scare the
Q. How do I find
A. We are 3 miles from Ellon
Go past the garage
leaving Ellon on the Tarves road (B9005), once out of Ellon take the first right,
signposted for Ythanbank Fishery & Reindeer,
the road for 2.5 miles. We are on the left just before
Postcode AB41 7TE
Q. Do you do
A. Yes we do during the week, please contact us to discuss
rates & availability.