Advent Calendar Giveaway

The first of December is looming… we can’t wait! We are looking forward to all things Christmassy. 

Have you organised your advent calendar yet? For once I’m super ready and have ours (hidden from the children and the husband until the first day they can have them) but if you haven’t got yours yet, then don’t panic. 

We have one to giveaway to one lucky person. 

We love Hotel Chocolat and their Christmas range of goodies this year hasn’t disappointed. 

They have a wide selection of advent calendars to suit all tastes and we have one to share with our readers… 

24 Christmas sculptures cast in caramel. Let the countdown begin with this chocolate advent calendar!

Now the question is, would you share it or would you keep it all to yourself…? 

If you’d like to be in with a chance to win, simply share in the comments what kind of advent calendar you normally have, a paper one, a candle, a chocolate one, or something else, then click on the rafflecopter link to complete your entry. 
a Rafflecopter giveaway


Terms & Conditions

One winner will be chosen by Raffelcopter on Tuesday 28th November and the calendar will be sent directly to them in time for December 1st.

Winner will be contacted via e mail and will have 28 days to respond, then another winner will be chosen

UK entrants only. 

All entry requirements must be completed. 

Spam entries will be deleted. 

No cash prize alternatives.

*we were sent a calendar to try and one to share*



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240 comments on “Advent Calendar Giveaway
  1. Tracy Nixon says:

    I usually treat myself to a Yankee Advent calendar!

  2. Lucy Allcock says:

    I never have one:( but my kids have lovely wooden trains that I put chocs in. Last year I made it into a treasure hunt

  3. I don’t have an Advent Calendar this year. I’ve had Yankee Candle ones on previous years, and occasionally will get a chocolate one. The kids all have chocolate ones usually (although one has Haribo and one has Pringles this year) x
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  4. kim plant says:

    normal chocolate i also eat the kids ooppps lol x

  5. Jennifer Bruce says:

    I always have a Cadbury chocolate advent, this year I’ve bought a wooden nutcracker from Aldi to fill with treats for our daughter

  6. Donna says:

    The kids normally have chocolate ones. I don’t have one but sometimes they feel generous and they give me a piece of their chocolate 😀

  7. Tracey Peach says:

    I don’t normally have an advent calendar so this would be a lovely treat

  8. Joy B says:

    I have a paper advent calendar that I loved as a child and I reopen the doors each year.

  9. Jo Young says:

    I don’t normally have an advent calendar but my kids have about 5 chocolate ones each!

  10. Lisa Rowsell says:

    I normally have a milk chocolate one, but last year I did treat myself to a Bodyshop one.

  11. Kim Neville says:

    Cadburys or Lindt chocolate advent calendar

  12. Daisy Belle says:

    Usually a Galaxy advent.

  13. Ali Thorpe says:

    I don’t usually have one although I’d like chocolate, candles or beauty.

  14. Mary N says:

    I don’t usually have an Advent calendar. I’d like a chocolate or a beauty Advent calendar if I had to choose.

  15. Frances Sunshine Hopkins says:

    I don’t 🙁

  16. laura banks says:

    i dont ever get one but my son has got maltesers

  17. Kim Carberry says:

    I usually have just a cheap chocolate one. lol
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  18. sam macaree says:


  19. I normally have a dairy milk one. This year I would love to win a Hotel Chocolat one. Thanks for the chance xx

  20. Katy Hacket says:

    thorntons usually

  21. TRACY JAMES says:

    i dont normaly have an advent calender but winning this one would a lovely treat

  22. Debbie Birchall says:

    I like to get a traditional one with glitter on as it reminds me of the ones I had when I was little before the chocolate ones were invented. I am soooooo old lol!

  23. Jules Eley says:

    A cheap chocolate one

  24. Fay says:

    Always a chocolate one. If I buy it then its just a cheap one from Poundland, if the other half buys one then its usually a Cadburys one or something

  25. Lindsey Jones says:

    I don’t normally get an advent calendar

  26. Has to be chocolate advent calendar

  27. Alix Boswell says:

    i always buy myself a cadburys chocolate one!

  28. melanie stirling says:

    I don’t have one but my son usually has a Cadbury chocolate one.

  29. Solange says:

    I normally have a Cadbury’s one but I think I may treat myself to a beauty advent calendar this year.

  30. Stephanie Keill says:

    I’ve never had one. I normally only buy chocolate advent calendars for the kids.

  31. Jane Willis says:

    I haven’t had one since my kids grew up and left home but I’d really like a grown up one – anything from glamour to gin!
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  32. This looks delicious and of course I’m entering the competition for a family member …honest! 😉

  33. Amanda tanner says:

    always a chocolate one but been trying to win a beauty one this year.

  34. sue mcdermott says:

    a chocolate one, my daughter got me a Pokemon one!

  35. Janet Birkin says:

    Chocolate of course

  36. Lorraine Stone says:

    We normally don’t have an advent calendar so this would be great!

  37. Laura Jeffs says:

    I normally have a chocolate advent calendar, usually dark chocolate

  38. misty says:

    just have the bod standard pound shop one the exact same as my child!

  39. Jemma Dwyer says:

    just a normal standard one 🙂

  40. Alica says:

    My daughter and I usually buy each other a cheap £1 one each year, so a Hotel Chocolat would luxurious!

  41. Ali Duke says:

    The last couple of years my hubby has got me a make up advent calendar.

  42. Lindsey Stuart says:

    Hotel chocolat is a luxury what a lovely treat this would be 🙂 i normally have a £1 from from asda or tesco

  43. Lorna Ledger says:

    We have a £1 one with horrid chocolate 🙂

  44. William Gould says:

    We usually get cheap Cadburys ones, or use the re-usable Advent and fill it with Celebrations!

  45. Annabel Greaves says:

    We have a chocolate one and the kids have toys

  46. Laura Bryant says:

    Yankee candle

  47. Margaret Clarkson says:

    I usually have a chocolate one, I love chocolate!

  48. Kelly Hirst says:

    I usually have a chocolate advent Calendar but I love the beauty ones too!

  49. Rebecca Alderson says:

    Usually I have a fabric one with fun size chocolate and sweets!

  50. Jayne Kelsall says:

    We normally have a chocolate one .x

  51. Andrea Upton says:

    I buy chocolate advent calendars for my children and husband, but I don’t normally have one

  52. Kim M says:

    Chocolate ones x

  53. Kelly Cooper says:

    I normally have a very old traditional one where you open the doors each day to find a Christmas themed picture

  54. Hannah Scudder says:

    a chocolate one and some years my partner will buy me a beauty one.

  55. Toni Pearson says:

    I don’t usually have one….the kids get a chocolate one each. How amazing it would be if I had one too this year.

  56. gemma hendry says:

    i usually have a cadburys advent calendar

  57. Tania Atfield says:

    Chocolate for one child and normal for the other

  58. Lucy Mills says:

    I love the look of the beauty advent calendars – but they are either so expensive or full or rubbish. So I’m lucky enough that my sister makes me an advent calendar each year with little treats that I will love. Would love to win so I can give it to get as a treat ❤️

  59. tina Glover says:

    I don’t get one usually but my daughter lets me have whatever treat is in hers on 10th December as thats my birthday 🙂 x

  60. Sona says:

    I usually have a chocolate calender (for the kid ofcourse!)

  61. Alison Macdonald says:

    Chocolate! Has to be chocolate 😉

  62. Carole Nott says:

    has to be chocolate – usually from the supermarket

  63. Sarah Forster says:

    Usually a Cadbury one but this year I have a Yankee Candle one so this would just be the icing on the cake!

  64. jo ogden says:

    i usually just get a thorntons one but nothing would beat a lovely hotel chocolat one


    I don’t have one!

  66. holly harmsworth says:

    whatever my fiance picks out for me

  67. Melissa Lee says:

    I’ve only ever had chocolate ones, although I do love the beauty ones but I still prefer chocolate 🙂

  68. Melissa Crowe says:

    chocolate in our house

  69. Beky Austerberry says:

    I don’t have one – the kids have chocolate.

  70. Fiona says:

    I don’t normally buy one for me! This looks lovely though.

  71. Katie Bishop says:

    Cadburys advent calendar

  72. Jen hayes says:

    Generally have a cheapo chocolate one for myself, although someone bought me the yankee candle one last year which was a nice treat!

  73. Becky Duffy says:

    Normally don’t have one, my daughter does though, she has a malteasers one this year.

  74. Margaret Gallagher says:

    Pound shop ADVENT calendar

  75. Zoe C says:

    Don’t normally have one

  76. C Whitlow says:

    A chocolate one…but normally not such a posh one…!

  77. Robyn Clarke says:

    A homemade one with good chocolate in, this year we have little bags(that I still have to number :-o) that will be hung on the tree

  78. Suzanne Jackson says:

    I normally just buy for the kids.

  79. Emma Livesey says:

    I haven’t had one since I was a child!

  80. Suzanne says:

    Definitely a chocolate one.

  81. Leila Benhamida says:

    I don’t buy myself one. Just for my children, the chocolates advent calendar

  82. katie w says:

    normally a kids cheap one

  83. Jacqui says:

    Never had one since I’ve had my own kids. It’s about time 😉

  84. Michelle Daykin says:

    Just a cheap and cheerful one for us I’m afraid though I saw a wine one that looked amazing!

  85. glenn hutton says:

    I like a normal chocolate advent 🙂

  86. Heather Hibbert says:

    None, cos my boyfriend always ends up eating it all! Might have to hide one of these!


    Kids usually have a Simpsons one

  88. debbie gilbert says:

    I usually fill two premade pocket style advent calenders but this would be such a treat!

  89. Sarah Pybus says:

    I dont normally get one 🙁

  90. Claire Bodin says:

    I don’t normally have one just get the kids one

  91. Becky Yeomans says:

    I usually have a chocolate one!

  92. stuart hargreaves says:

    The kids love them, usually its to do with chocolate

  93. amy bondoc says:

    my mum made thh one we use when we were kids, i fill it with sweets and a candy cane

  94. Iris W says:

    I don’t have one myself but the kids have chocolate ones and this year even the dog has one

  95. Danielle Spencer says:

    A simple chocolate advent calendar, if I have one at all.

  96. Pamela Gossage says:

    I usually have a Chocolate one

  97. Lynne Manton says:

    I have never had one so this would be lovely for my first time.

  98. clare H says:

    a chocolate one

  99. Louise Burgess says:

    Usually a £1 from the shop which my son still ends up eating half the choc even when he has his own.

  100. Elaine Savage says:

    We usually have a Disney advent calendar

  101. Sarah N says:

    If I get one, it’s normally a cheap chocolate one

  102. Steven S says:

    A chocolate one normally but for the kids I’ve got them wooden ones with drawers this year that we’re going to use to have mini treasure hunts to find little gifts/notes etc…

  103. I always have a chocolate one! Any excuse to eat chocolate for breakfast…
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  104. Barbara Knight says:

    I don’t usually have one, but I do eye up the gin and posh chocs calendars!

  105. lindsay chadburn says:

    usually malteasers yum

  106. Helen Thurston says:

    I don’t usually have one – my daughters don’t eat all the chocolate out of theirs though and share with me.

  107. mari sutherland says:

    Chocolate or just a picture like the old days

  108. Toni says:

    Chocolate! Though I did see a cheese one…which looks amazing too!

  109. Juli Savage says:

    I dont normally have one, but my teenage boys like to have their chocolate ones

  110. Rhia P says:

    The last couple of years my partner’s bought me a Thorntons one… Would be nice to win this for, for a change!

  111. Gemma Holland says:

    I don’t have one myself. I’ve got the kids a Kelloggs one this year

  112. Marc H says:

    Chocolate, i’ve had one every year since childhood.

  113. Catherine says:

    I don’t normally have one, though I did treat myself to a chocolate one a couple of years ago!

  114. Claire Glace says:

    Only had the usual chocolate ones before….

  115. helen tovell says:

    A cadbury chocolate one with a chrismassy picture on

  116. Ann-Marie Gould says:

    i don’t normally have one but the kids do. i might treat myself this year though 🙂

  117. Helen B says:

    On the rare occasion I have one it has to be chocolate 🙂

  118. Dawn Samples says:

    I don’t get one anymore but my children like the Lindt or Thorntons personalised ones. This year however my daughter has asked for a smiggle one!! I was happy with a picture advent calendar with lots of glitter on when I was young – how times change xx

  119. Anthony Harrington says:

    just pictures adn some chocyy ones

  120. rebecca h says:

    I never have one but there is normally a pound shop one knocking around the house lol

  121. Maxine G says:

    Usually just a cheap chocolate advent (or two)!

  122. Louise Comb says:

    If we get an advent calendar, it’s usually on a whim at or near the start of December. it would only ever be a chocolate one.

  123. Emma Nixon says:

    Sometimes its a cadburys advent calendar, last year it was an old fashioned street scene, no chocolate, that was smothered in glitter.

  124. Jen A says:

    I don’t normally have one – although we did have a Lego one as a family last year!

  125. Louise A says:

    I haven’t had an advent calendar in many years but a chocolate one sounds right up my street

  126. craig austin says:

    chocolate normally

  127. Dean T says:

    Cadburys chocolate one and its a race in the morning to get the choc!

  128. Jade Hewlett says:

    A Cadbury advent calendar

  129. kayleigh Robinson says:

    I usually get a galaxy one! I haven’t bought one just yet, there’s so many to chose from now!

  130. Jade Pawley says:

    I usually go for a cheapy one like a Milky Button or Tescos own!

  131. lorraine kirk says:

    I don’t normally have one

  132. Jackie Howell says:

    Don’t normally get but would love the M&S beauty one this year

  133. Rebecca Cusick says:

    I normally get the same chocolate one as my little boy lol x

  134. Kate Jenkins says:

    Normally I just have a simple chocolate advent calendar from the supermarket. Nothing as special as Hotel Chocolat!

  135. ADEINNE TONNER says:

    We have a plain chocolate advent calendar

  136. I have a cross stitch one I made a few years ago that I fill with chocs

  137. Isabella says:


  138. Karen R says:

    We all usually have the really cheap advent calendars in our house xx

  139. Libby Noack says:

    I never have one for myself so this would be amazing 🙂


    I usually have a Galaxy or Malteaser advent calendar.

  141. Tony martin says:

    Havent received on for years but was always a cadburys selection from my late Aunt

  142. Emily Fraser says:

    Usually have a Cadburys one 🙂

  143. Tracy Smith says:

    One chosen by the kids so a character of some kind.

  144. Linda Lemon says:

    I love Hotel Chocolat!

  145. cheryl hadfield says:

    a yankee candle advent

  146. leanne weir says:

    A standard choccy one!

  147. angela sandhu says:

    chocolate one

  148. Katrina Adams says:

    We always have a chocolate one but I have to admit, all the different varieties that are coming out…I may change from the traditional chocolate and try something new..unless it’s Hotel Chocolat of course

  149. Lauren Pilkington says:

    i usually have a cadburys one or percy pig one from marks and spencers x

  150. Laura Britton says:

    Playmobil one

  151. Clare Hubbard says:

    Usually a milky bar one but this looks divine

  152. Lisa Rhodes says:

    myprotein advent calendar

  153. DENISE WILDEN says:

    Chocolate one always

  154. Angela Wilcox says:

    I never get one for myself just the kids. But I would love one with nice chocolates 🙂

  155. Paz says:

    Sad to say I have NEVER had one, even as a child. I do, however buy for others, Maltesers for the adults, a cartoon popular one for the children and one dairy free for a littleb boy who is allergic to milk protein.

  156. Debbie W says:

    I’ve not had one since I was a child but the kids have chocolate ones- sometimes they choose Thorntons with their name iced on, sometimes Cadburys and sometimes the cheap ones with the Characters on.

  157. Kristy L Brown says:

    None as no one buys me one!

  158. Sharon Worsley says:

    it’s usually views of Scotland

  159. Marrian says:

    I usually have a nail polish one.

  160. Rebekah Jones says:

    We have several depending on the choice of the child /adult … mainly chocolate .. but we have had Smiggle and Yankee Candle ones xx

  161. Penny Ford says:

    My daughter and I shared the You Beauty Advent last year

  162. Emma says:

    Always a chocolate one!

  163. Ashley Phillips says:

    I normally get a Cadbury chocolate one

  164. Jessica Barber says:

    Usually a maltesers one! Yummy!

  165. Chanette Kennedy says:

    I normally get a Cadbury’s one, but last year I got a Yankee Candle one which was lovely

  166. Helen Talboys says:

    last year was a candle advent

  167. Mary Campbell says:

    Chocolate all the way, thought the Molton Brown one looks interesting this year…

  168. Sam Parkes says:

    The kids have a chocolate one, never had a advent calendar for myself since I was a kid

  169. Carole E says:

    I never have one for myself but I always buy chocolate ones for my children

  170. Bob Clark says:

    don’t usually bother

  171. Danielle Rawlings says:

    a thontans one, I wanna go more adventerous this year but i cant find the right one

  172. Lesley Bain says:

    I don’t usually have one, but bought myself an M&M’s one for this year 🙂 x

  173. Cath Joyce says:

    I don’t normally have one but I buy Cadbury’s ones for my sons
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  174. Mel Turner says:


  175. Jennie says:

    i never have one 🙁

  176. Emma says:

    A nestle chocolate one

  177. Jessica Girvan says:

    I usually buy a cheap cadbury advent calendar

  178. Ellen Stafford says:

    Normally a chocolate one but this year I have a yankee candle one! Would love this!

  179. June Lord says:

    I don’t normally have one. Most year the kids have chocolate unless I see a reasonably priced one with good contents. They’ve had play doh and v-tech in the past.

  180. caroline tokes says:

    Normally have a cadburys calendar

  181. Lynne OConnor says:

    I haven’t had one in years, back when calendars just had pictures in them

  182. Danielle Graves says:

    I don’t normally have one but I usually get my son a cheap chocolate one and then a toy one as well

  183. jamie Millard says:

    usually a cadburys one

  184. Claire Little says:

    I don’t have one.

  185. claire fawkner says:

    A cadburys one

  186. Sarah Lee says:

    A chocolate one

  187. n Parker says:

    I generally have a chocolate one, but this year have treated myself to one with candles

  188. Elzbieta Znyk says:

    Chocolate one.

  189. francis lee says:


  190. Jo Hutchings says:

    I always have a chocolate calendar I couldn’t imagine not having one!

  191. DONNA CLINTON says:

    I don’t normally have one,I always hint for my fiancé to buy me one but he never does!

  192. Emily Hutchinson says:

    Different ones. I’ve had Lego ones, Thorntons ones. This year, I’ve got a milky bar one. Unless of course I win this much better one!

  193. Jenny Jones says:

    usually a milk chocolate one from the supermarket so this would be lovely

  194. Ray Becker says:


  195. Diana says:

    Chocolate one 🙂

  196. Alison Barker says:

    I have a felt one.

  197. Dale Dow says:

    I never have one but the boys have traditional chocolate ones

  198. Sarah Wilson says:

    I don’t normally have one!

  199. Andrea A says:

    I don’t normally get an advent calendar; I use to get a chocolate one when I was a child.

  200. sharon martin says:

    i don’t normally have one

  201. Tess D says:

    Always have chocolate ones x

  202. Alison Johnson says:

    Maltesers or Dairy Milk

  203. Susan Hoggett says:

    It’s usually chocolate but I’ve been given a gin one from my son which I’m thrilled about!!

  204. Dean Boyle says:

    White choclate

  205. Alison says:

    We usually have a simple cheap one each in our house

  206. Helen says:

    We have a little elf who brings some sort of chocolate one with him when he comes to visit!

  207. I go for anything chocolate!

  208. Toni W says:

    A chocolatey one…this would be perfect!!!! 😋

  209. ellie spider says:

    i have one of those cheap ones from £land with the tiny squares of chocolate that taaste like cardboard lol
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  210. Stuart Dunlop says:

    Always chocolate!

  211. Debbie Preston says:

    Definitely chocolate

  212. kelly king says:

    I never have an advent calendar

  213. Anna Brown says:

    I don’t usually have an advent calendar

  214. Inga Andersen says:

    We normally just have the chocolate ones for the kids 🙂

  215. Maya says:

    I usually get a beauty advent calendar – M&S or Boots. My mum buys me one as a treat for when I come home from uni for Christmas😊

  216. Linda Curtis says:

    a bottle of baileys rish cream
    that is my little treat and will see me into the new year

    i also get a yankee advent calendar as im yankee addicted 🙂 buy them in the January sales and put away till the next year, saves quite a bit of money

  217. Katie says:

    A lindor chocolate advent calendar or a yakee candle calendar

  218. Fiona Martin says:

    A chocolate one!

  219. I have the beauty expert one but usually also have a chocolate one x

  220. Claire Ginn says:

    A maltesers one, but would really love a hotel chocolat one 💕

  221. Vicki-Anne Smith says:

    I love the Yankee Candle one

  222. Carly Belsey says:

    A chocolate one but not as luxurious as this one 🙂

  223. Simone Griffin says:

    I always have a chocolate calendar

  224. Tammy Neal says:

    A cheap 1.00 advent xx

  225. Simon Tinsley says:

    A Thorntons one (I know – the dark side!)

  226. Cathryn Crawshaw says:

    Usually a cadburys one for me

  227. Ali Fanstone says:

    I never have one, the children have chocolate ones, even the dog has one, but I never do, maybe I should buy myself one but I just dont get round to it

  228. Catherine Booker says:

    I’ve been buying the family advent calendars for nearly 30 yrs but nobody has bought me one since I was about 8yrs old! I am hoping I get lucky this year!

  229. Antonia Richardson says:

    one with make up behind the doors

  230. paula cheadle says:

    I don’t have one for myself, but the kids do

  231. Tina Schofield says:

    I like to have 2. A chocolate one (although never before have I had anything as luxurious as a Hotel Chocolat one) and a traditional picture one as it reminds me of my childhood 😊

  232. Jessica Hutton says:

    I usually have a run of the mill Cadburys one. I bet this one tastes a lot nicer!

  233. Lucy Chester says:

    I don’t have an advent calendar myself but I always buy one for my sons

  234. Ruth Wollerton says:

    I don’t normally have one myself, but buy my boys a chocolate one xxx

  235. Rachael O'Brien says:

    I don’t ! I never buy myself one I’m always too busy making sure the kids have theirs in time and the right ones so they don’t argue over them haha ! Ive seen the wine one this year(gin will be nice too) so may have to join the kids next year and get myself one 🙂

  236. karen says:

    We all always have a chocolate advent calendar and the cats have their own treat calendar to share too!

  237. Stephanie says:

    Love this always wanted an advent calender

  238. Lucy says:

    I have recently started to have beauty ones – expensive but very exciting!!

  239. Kate Davies says:

    Usually just a normal chocolate one for the kids.

  240. Rich Tyler says:

    A milky bar one!

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