Visit Santa's magical floating grotto on our ferry boat Matilda!



Our 2016 dates!

This Christmas, treat the kids to an award winning festive experience. Join our ferry elves on our cosily decorated boat and hunt for Santa on the dockside.

Once found, our entertaining and engaging Santa climbs aboard to meet and spend time with you, carrying a sack full of personalised gifts for the little ones and Mince Pies and Sherry for the adults all included in the price.


Tickets - call the office on 0117 9273416 to book...

£12 per person, including:

  • A personalised gift for each child
  • Mince pies and sherry for the grown-ups
  • A drink and snack for the children
  • A 45 minute cruise of the harbour
  • Babies up to 18 months old who don't require a gift travel free
  • Trips are non-refundable but depending on availability and with enough warning, we can transfer your booking to another date.
  • Voucher for half price festive drink and a free treat for children at The Harbouside Market when you purchase a ticket.


Trips depart from The Cascade Steps (City Centre, please see google map at the bottom of the page) - please arrive a little early.

Book your seats early to avoid disappointment!

Please note; booking confirmations are now sent via email. If you'd like a paper ticket please state this in the 'notes' during the on-line booking process. We will send one within 2 working days.

Accessibility: We're really sorry, but due to the nature of this trip unless you are able to get out of your wheelchair unfortunately it won't be suitable.

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