General Estate opening times (includes the Twelve Days Walk and the Fairy Dell)

Opens Last admission Estate Closes
Monday – Thursday 10.00am 6.15pm 7.00pm
Friday – Saturday 10.00am 7.15pm 8.00pm
Sunday 10.00am 5.15pm 7.00pm

Shop closes 45 minutes before estate closing

Café and House close 30 minutes before estate closing

Elf Village opening times

PLEASE NOTE: The Elf Village is closed Monday 28th November – Thursday 1st December

Opens Last admission
24 Nov – 15 Dec
Monday – Thursday 1.00pm 6.00pm
Friday 1.00pm 7.00pm
Saturday 10.00am 7.00pm
Sunday 10.00am 6.00pm
16 Dec – 23 Dec
Monday – Thursday 10.00am 6.00pm
Friday 10.00am 7.00pm
Saturday 10.00am 7.00pm
Sunday 10.00am 5.00pm

House opening times

Opens Last admission House closes
Monday – Thursday 10.00am 5.30pm 6.30pm
Friday – Saturday 10.00am 6.30pm 7.30pm
Sunday 10.00am 4.30pm 6.30pm

An Estate Day Entry ticket is required to access The Christmas Experience.

Additionally an Elf Village ticket allows you to book a time slot to visit Santa.

Estate Day Entry gives you access to:

  • The house (inc the Edwardian Selfie Studios and activities on the Edwardian Weekend)
  • The Twelve Days of Christmas Woodland Walk
  • The Fairy Dell
  • The Christmas Courtyard
  • The play area and general grounds

The Elf Village gives you access to:

  • Meet the elves
  • Help in their workshop
  • Write a postcard to Santa
  • A personal visit with Santa and receive a present


Estate Elf Village
Adult £5.50
Child (5 to 17) £2.70 £9.95
Child (under 4)  Free £9.95
Concessions £4.40
Family £16.50
Annual Members Free £9.45 (child)

Please note: Max 2 adults allowed in the Elf Village per booking (free of charge).

Activities in the Elf Village are not suitable for babies (under 1).


Off Collier Lane



LS25 3EB
Tel: 0113 378 2959

Local transport information: Finding your way to Lotherton Hall.

By bus: Bus numbers 64 and 64A go to Aberford from Leeds City Centre. There is then an approximate 20-30 minute walk.

By train: The nearest train station is Garforth, located 4 miles away.

By car: Lotherton Hall is situated off Collier Lane which is just off junction 47 of the M1. If you are using a route planner, our postcode is LS25 3EB.

Please contact Metroline for up-to-date travel information on (0113) 245 7676.


Entrance prices include admission to the hall and estate and parking charges are included in your visit. There is plenty of parking available.

Access: For information about disabled access, baby changing facilities and dog access please visit the Lotherton Hall website

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