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Where To Meet Santa In Hong Kong In 2023

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From malls like Pacific Place to hotels like Rosewood and Shangri-La, there are plenty of places to meet Santa in Hong Kong this year.

Have your children made their Christmas wishlists and sent them to the big man in red (be sure to download your Sassy Mama letter template!)? Well, then it’s time to take them to meet Santa in person. If booking your spot at Pacific Place or malls like ifc feels a bit hectic, rest assured, there are still places for your kids to meet Santa but you will need to be a little organised.

Editor’s Note: Know a place where kids can meet Santa? Let us know at [email protected].

Read More: Free Downloadable — Santa Letter In Hong Kong 

Santa's Secret Kingdom Where To Meet Santa

Santa’s Secret Kingdom — Christmas sensory play

Santa’s Secret Kingdom and Santa’s Storytime sessions by Lapland HK will kick off in early December and are always a sellout. Book your sessions for Christmas sensory play for kids under 4 years old, which includes a visit and photo op with Santa.

Sassy Mama Tip: Follow Lapland HK on Facebook so you’re the first to know when tickets to this sell-out event go live.

When: Saturday, 2 to Sunday, 17 December 2023
Where: A top-secret location in Sheung Wan (the full address will be sent to you after you purchase the tickets)
How Much: From $211
More Information: Eventbrite

Read More: The Woman Who Brought Lapland To Hong Kong – That Mama, Lizzi Wood-Vashishtha

Island Shangri La Boutique Where To Meet Santa

Island Shangri-La — Meet Santa Claus

Swing by Island Shangri-La for a lovely Santa meet-and-greet. And while you’re there, it’s definitely worth doing a spot of Christmas shopping at the festive markets.

When: Saturday, 9 to Tuesday, 26 December 2023
Where: Santa’s House At 6/F, Island Shangri-La, Pacific Place, Supreme Court Road, Admiralty, Hong Kong
How Much: $288 (includes admission for four people, a printed photo and a special toy); $140 for an additional Christmas gift set.
More Information: Shangri-La Boutique

Malvern College Where To Meet Santa

Malvern’s Magical Christmas — Santa meet-and-greet for under 5s

Head on over to Malvern Preschool in Sai Ying Pun for a magical Christmas adventure. This one is specifically for preschool-aged kids, who will get the chance to make festive crafts, go on Christmas character hunts and meet Santa for a memorable photo op.

When: Saturday, 2 December 2023
Where: G/F and 1/F, Viking Court, 165-166 Connaught Road West, Sai Ying Pun, Hong Kong
How Much: Free, with donations encouraged to Crossroads Foundation Hong Kong
More Information: Malvern Preschool

Read More: Your Guide To Preschools, Nurseries And Kindergartens In Hong Kong

City Kids Hong Kong — Meet Santa and professional photo

Santa Claus is coming to City Kids Preschool for weekends in December. Head over to visit Santa’s Grotto and have your picture taken by John McGrane.

When: Saturday and Sunday, 3 and 9, 10 December 2023
Where: City Kids Preschool And Playgroup, 2/F, East Wing, 12 Borrett Road, Mid Levels, Hong Kong
How Much: $250 (includes one edited digital photo)
More Information: City Kids Preschool

Read More: Hong Kong Playgroups For Babies And Toddlers

Pacific Place Santa's Grotto

Pacific Place — A Fairytale Christmas

Securing tickets to meet Santa at Pacific Place is like winning the lottery! Register online from 11am on Friday, 17 November 2023 to secure your spot to meet Santa, and participate in workshops and kids’ activations. You’ll have to join the Pacific Place Loyalty Programme or present your member ID before entering Santa’s Grove.

When: Stay tuned for updates; online registration begins at 11am on Friday, 17 November 2023
Where: Pacific Place, 88 Queensway, Admiralty, Hong Kong
How Much: Details will be announced soon
More Information: Pacific Place

Read More:  Christmas Decorations, Christmas Lights And Festive Displays

Aqualuna Christmas Meet Santa

Aqualuna – Annual Santa adventure cruise

Book your tickets for a magical 60-minute sea ride, festive songs and a meet-and-greet with Santa. There will also be loads of other kids’ activities including a candy cane hunt, arts and crafts, Christmas cookies and hot chocolate. 

When: Various dates from Sunday, 3 December to Monday, 25 December 2023; visit the website for more details.
Where: from Central Pier 9 or Tsim Sha Tsui Pier 1
How Much: $250 per adult and $330 per child
More Information: Aqualuna

Rosewood Hong Kong Meet Santa

Rosewood Hong Kong – Meet Santa for free!

Head to Rosewood Hong Kong to spot Santa at its festive lobby, holiday gift shop and around its restaurants!

When: Sunday, 24 to Tuesday, 26 December 2023; 12pm to 3pm and 5pm to 8pm
Where: Rosewood Hong Kong, 18 Salisbury Road, Tsim Sha Tsui, Hong Kong
How Much: Free!
More Information: Rosewood Hong Kong

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Private Santa Visits Hong Kong

If you’re throwing a party and want to have Santa pay a visit, there are party entertainment companies that can arrange a visit for you. Understandably, weekends in December get booked out early so it is best to plan well in advance.

Read More: Kids’ Party Entertainers In Hong Kong – Magicians, Performers, Face Painters And More

More Places To Meet Santa In Hong Kong

You’d be surprised at all the places Santa makes an appearance in Hong Kong. He’ll be stopping by many Christmas markets and holiday fairs, festive displays, restaurants and community events around Hong Kong. Sassy Mama will be constantly updating this page so if you know any more places Santa will be making an appearance, do share it with [email protected]!

Read More: Sassy Mama Christmas Gift Guides

Editor’s Note: “Where To Meet Santa In Hong Kong In 2023” was most recently updated in November 2023 by Najuka Redkar. Special thanks to Jess Mizzi for her contribution.

  Main image courtesy of Getty, image 1 courtesy of Lapland HK, image 2 courtesy of Island Shangri La, image 3 courtesy of Malvern Preschool, image 4 courtesy of Jess Mizzi.

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