Big family elf hunt returns to Batsford Arboretum this Christmas

The Big Batsford Elf Hunt is back at Batsford Arboretum for the Christmas season — with kids searching high and low for the cheeky elves hiding in its glorious Cotswold grounds.

By Annabel Lammas  |  Published
Find Santa's cheeky elves hiding all over Batsford Arboretum this winter.

A Christmas treasure hunt promising sacks of festive fun, the annual Big Batsford Elf Hunt is returning to Batsford Arboretum from Friday 1 December 2023 to Sunday 7 January 2024.

Father Christmas’s mischievous helpers have gone missing from the North Pole and rumour has it, they’re hiding at the family-favourite Cotswold attraction!

Join the search for Santa’s cheeky sidekicks to get your name on the ‘nice’ list, with the chance to win a prize to take home, too.

There's no need to book tickets in advance — simply turn up and get hunting!


The Big Batsford Elf Hunt at Batsford Arboretum


Friday 1 December 2023 to Sunday 7 January 2024


From 9.30am to 5pm Monday to Saturday; and from 10am to 5pm Sunday


Tickets cost £3 per child, plus standard admission fees


(01386) 701441

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