Book your 2020 Chessington Holiday.


Elmer's Flying Jumbos

In addition to the Rainforest, everyone's favourite patchwork elephant, Elmer, is set to fly into Chessington in 2020 as the Resort launches Elmer's Flying Jumbos.

Fans of the picture-book character created by David McKee and published by Andersen Press, will be able to pick a colourful elephant to take them to the skies on the flying carousel surrounded by jungle, inspired by the Elmer books.

Room on The Broom

Discover the spellbinding adventure, Room on the Broom — A Magical Journey! Experience the much loved children's story coming to life as you visit the enchanted library and help the Witch as her hat, bow and wand are sent tumbling to the ground.

With 10 themed lands and over 40 rides and attractions, including The Gruffalo River Ride Adventure and Tiger Rock, you'll be glad that your break includes a 2nd Day FREE in the Theme Park!


Come face-to-face with over 1,000 exotic animals, including Lions, Gorillas, Monkeys and Sealions. Spot giraffes, rhinos and zebras on ZUFARI — be sure to catch the daily Penguin talk!

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SEA LIFE centre

Your little deep sea explorers can enjoy interactive rock pools, daily talks and feeding sessions, including a breathtaking walkthrough ocean tunnel at the SEA LIFE centre.

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After a day exploring the Theme Park, retreat to a room in the heart of the Resort, designed to give you all the comforts of home.

Upgrade to one of our themed rooms for an extra special treat!

For the ultimate family sleepover select one of our roarsome Explorer Glamping tents under the dazzling night sky.

Our Glamping tents have been created to give you the fun of camping without the hassle.

Reopening in 2021. If you have an Explorer Glamping stay booked in 2020 please click here for more information.

Or, why not stay in one of our family-friendly partner hotels, just minutes away from the action, hand–picked to make your break unforgettable!

Book today and begin your family's wild adventure!

For more information about our Hotels, search for your Short Break today!

Terms and conditions apply.

*2nd Day FREE is valid when booked as part of a main season hotel and ticket package. 2nd Day FREE is valid in the Theme Park only and must be used the day after your first day in the Park. Subject to theme park opening calendar.

**Complimentary access to the Savannah Splash Pool is subject to room type. Guests staying in Standard rooms or Wanyama Reserve View rooms in the Safari Hotel or Discovery rooms in the Azteca Hotel will be charged £3 per person to use the Savannah Splash Pool. Booking is required — guests will need to book a timeslot for the pool, this can be done at any point before your stay — guests can book by contacting the leisure club on the following phone number: 01372 734 681. Access to subject to availability and issued on a first come first serve basis. When using the pool, those under the age of 16 must be accompanied by an adult aged 18 or above and they must remain in the water with the child at all times. All guests must follow our Pool Supervision requirements which are available in the Leisure Club or you may be asked to leave. We suggest you bring your own towels if you wish to use the pool, although towels can also be hired from the Leisure Club Reception for £2 each, a percentage of which is donated to the Chessington Conservation Fund.

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