Santa's grotto was closed when we visited but the outside looked attractive. We
took a quick peek inside and it looked good. the cost is �5 per child.
for a picture of opening times for Father Christmas but do check by ringing first. Their number is
Christmas Spirit and Feel
The Christmas sales area at Bridgemere was distinctly uninspiring. Definitely
below the standard of several other smaller garden centres. It was too open plan for
our liking, not enough effort had been expended to make it inspiring.
Our verdict is "could do better".
Christmas House Plants
There were lots of seasonal house plants for sale and they were of good quality
and price. Similar to the main sales area, there was very little inspiration in
Prices were slightly below average for Christmas goods as the ratings below show.
Our Christmas price guide below uses a star system,
the more stars the better the value.
One star shows prices give extremely bad value for money.
Five stars show prices give extremely good value for money.
decorations / wrapping
A visit to
The goods are there to attract the shoppers and the prices are on the good side. Missing
was the element of Christmas feel and inspiration.