Santa is coming to North Devon along with cocktail and wreath making workshops, Christmas carols, festive cheese and wine tasting, Yuletide campfires and more! 

The festivities have begun at The Mole Resort with a jam-packed Christmas programme of festive fun, food and frolics for all. The luxury resort destination has been transformed into a countryside wonderland for a one-of-a-kind Christmas experience.

Available until 26th December, jolly pursuits to get resort guests and locals in the spirit include*: 

  • Meet and greets with Santa 

  • Festive quiz night

  • Cheese and wine tasting

  • Christmas wreath and cocktail making masterclasses

  • Local carols singing with mulled wine 

  • Festive entertainment, magician and disco for the kids 

  • Christmas story time orchestrated by local theatre company, Rattlebox Theatre 

  • Fully-stocked chestnut cart  

  • Yuletide campfires 

Guests can also enjoy a Christmas Day Lunch,  a Boxing Day Supper, and a Festive High Tea during their visit or can opt to cook up a limited edition Festive Food Pack dedicated to championing the very best local produce and suppliers.

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VND blog Christmas at Mole Resort

*The ultimate festive escape is available from £299 per night (minimum stay 3 nights). Hotel room festive rates start from £129 per night (minimum stay 1 night).

**Note, Festive High Tea is available everyday until 26th December 2023 and Christmas Day Lunch and Boxing Day Supper are available on select dates only. 


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Located within Chittlehamholt (Umberleigh), The Mole Resort spans 25 acres of pristine Devonshire countryside, offering a luxurious retreat for fabulous stays and active days. Formerly known as the Highbullen Hotel, the resort has undergone extensive refurbishment, including upgrades to the Manor…