The countdown to the eagerly anticipated Christmas event of Fota Wish is well and truly under way with Apple Snowball and Marshmallow Evergreen all set to open the gates to the wondrous festive experience this Friday, 27th November.

Apple Snowball and all of the elves are working extremely hard at the moment to ensure woodlands of the five star resort to ready so that everybody has the opportunity to be a part of the wondrous experience at Fota Wish.

Just like previous years, Fota Wish will see the grounds of Fota Island Hotel near Cork transformed into an inspiring world of festive wonder and magic which will create the perfect journey for the whole family this Christmas.

Fota Wish promises to be bigger and better than ever with so much planned to enthral the whole family so jump on the Wish Express and experience:

  • The Great Lands of Wish
  • Christmas Market
  • Candy Cane Lane
  • Forest of Dreams
  • Santa’s Village


Why not combine your visit to Santa’s Village with an overnight family hotel break at the 5 star Fota Island Resort, in one of our spacious self catering lodges or perhaps a night at the exquisite 4 star The Kingsley Hotel.

Ticket Bookings

Available slots are going fast so to avoid disappointment make sure to check out www.fotawish.ie/santabooking