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Kersey Mill Santa's Workshop

| Kersey, Ipswich IP7 6DP, England
+44 1473 829317
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Santa workshop dissatisfaction

We started the day with a story which in the end ment no reindeer donkeys instead which was fine... read more

Reviewed 21 December 2017
Adam E
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AmaZing

I visited on the 20th December with a 5 year old and a 4 month old baby! Mrs clause was amazing... read more

Reviewed 21 December 2017
Zoe M
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  • Excellent51%
  • Very good14%
  • Average21%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible7%
20 Dec 2017
“Santa workshop dissatisfaction”
20 Dec 2017
“AmaZing ”
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Hours Today: 8:00 AM - 8:00 PM
Suggested Duration: < 1 hour
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| Kersey, Ipswich IP7 6DP, England
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Reviewed 21 December 2017 via mobile

We started the day with a story which in the end ment no reindeer donkeys instead which was fine then we were asked to help Santa with picking up presants on the way to workshop with no one leading and no signs the kids picked...More

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Reviewed 21 December 2017 via mobile

I visited on the 20th December with a 5 year old and a 4 month old baby! Mrs clause was amazing with both her story reading and keeping my baby entertained by talking and smiling with her while we was waiting to see Santa! In...More

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Reviewed 22 December 2016 via mobile

Visited this afternoon with my son, what a fab experience a story with Mrs Claus and elves workshop, decent time with santa nothing felt a rush, a singalong and even fake snow my five year old was in awe!! They even found time to sing...More

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Reviewed 13 December 2016 via mobile

Really sad to see negative reviews on here. This year was our second visit to Santa's workshop at Kersey Mill, and the fact proceeds go to restoration this beautiful building is a huge bonus for us. This year I'm so pleased that numbers were well...More

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Reviewed 11 December 2016 via mobile

Had such a great time here this afternoon with grandchildren. Such a lot to do, friendly,helpful 'elves' and a singing spectacular Santa. Incredible value for money and not rushed at all. Thoroughly recommend.More

2  Thank Sandra E
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firthwild, Owner at Kersey Mill Santa's Workshop, responded to this reviewResponded 13 December 2016

Thank you for kindly taking the time to review your visit. We are delighted you all enjoyed the Santa Experience . Your support with the restoration of Kersey Mill by attending the event is much appreciated. Merry Christmas to you and your family. Hope to...More

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Reviewed 20 January 2016 via mobile

I read about the Santa Workshop on Facebook and several people had commented on how wonderful it was. We wouldn't normally spend more than £20 on a visit to Santa but based on the reviews my husband and I decided we'd take our two sons...More

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Reviewed 25 December 2015 via mobile

Sadly too many tickets are sold for the timed event resulting in a very cramped "workshop". You could barely moved. Inside the workshop I was expecting a little bit more than a craft table, "put a bauble on a tree", mix the reindeer food and...More

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firthwild, Manager at Kersey Mill Santa's Workshop, responded to this reviewResponded 27 December 2015

Lovely to see our event is attracting visitors from Wiltshire some 160 miles away, even though they have not booked a ticket….Secret agenda maybe?

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Reviewed 20 December 2015

Not the most resounding response from our 4 year old. First a story followed by a visit to Santa in the mill. This is a somewhat confined space and having approximately 70 people in there was a bit of a crush. Not enough room to...More

Thank Karen D
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firthwild, Owner at Kersey Mill Santa's Workshop, responded to this reviewResponded 22 December 2015

I am amazed that anyone can consider £12 per child including entry for one adult is not good value, A unique Santa experience where the children interact with 12 elves and do various activities. We are very fortunate to have fantastic staff who are volunteers,...More

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Reviewed 13 December 2015

An interesting and excellent value for money visit to Santas workshop enjoyed by all the family including a very inquisitive 8 year old ( beginning to have doubts about you know who).Very well put together with the workshop employing happy elves. Book early for next...More

Thank backlaneme
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firthwild, Owner at Kersey Mill Santa's Workshop, responded to this reviewResponded 15 December 2015

We are pleased you enjoyed the experience. We will pass on your compliments to all staff involved .

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Reviewed 15 December 2014

I attended this same event last year and absolutely loved it, so booked up again this year, although we had a lovely time some of my favourite touches from last year were no longer a part of the experience which for me made it lose...More

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firthwild, Manager at Kersey Mill Santa's Workshop, responded to this reviewResponded 16 December 2014

Thank you very much for your comments. We are aware that we have a very high percentage of returning visitors this year and thought that we needed to change a few things rather than it being exactly the same as last year. I agree the...More

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