November Sale

To celebrate extending our season until 29th November, we're giving you up to 30% off* ROARsome overnight stays in November for a limited time only! Exclusive to Merlin Holiday Club, stay in one of our themed Resort Hotels from just £79 for the whole family!**

Create the wildest of memories at Chessington World of Adventures Resort with up to 20% off short breaks. Will you answer the call of the wild!?

All Chessington Resort guests receive the following:

✓ Delicious breakfast

✓ Access to Savannah Splash Pool

✓ Roarsome evening entertainment

✓ FREE car parking and WiFi

✓ Animal Meet & Greets (Currently unavailable)

Passholders must book on this page to get their discount. Benefits are subject to availability, please see T&C's for more information.

The Rainforest

Everyone's favourite patchwork elephant, Elmer, has flown in on the first ever themed ride.

Have a ROARSOME time on Elmers Flying Jumbos, where fans of the children's picture-book character can pick a colourful elephant to take them to the skies on the flying carousel.


Chessington Resort Hotels

Go on a quest to find hidden treasure or travel to the African Savannah in our fantastically themed Resort Hotels.

  • Early Ride Time in the Park
  • Room upgrade on check-in***
  • The Rangers Club entertainment (Currently unavailable)
  • Kids Movie Club
Chessington Explorer Glamping

Go on the ultimate outdoor adventure with a stay in an Explorer Glamping Tent with all the comforts of home included.

  • Exclusive evening access to Wild Asia
  • Kids evening entertainment
  • 20% off dinner at the Explorer Outpost Restaurant

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


Halloween event at Chessington World of Adventures Resort


We've carved out lots of treats and plenty of tricks for your family this year for HOWL'O'WEEN at Chessington. Wander into the Forgotten Forest and encounter enchantment in our NEW attraction, as well as enjoying your favourite rides at dusk!

Join us on the 17th October – 1st November.

Father Christmas Sleepovers in 2020 at the Chessington World of Adventures

Father Christmas Sleepovers 2020

Settle down for a magical sleepover with Father Christmas at Chessington World of Adventures in 2020. The Resort is a perfect place to celebate the festive season for the whole family.

Available on selected dates between 4th – 23rd December 2020.

Please note that Passholder discount is not applicable to this package.

Festive Sleepovers in 2020 at Chessington Resort

Festive Sleepovers 2020

Extend the seasonal fun a little bit longer and enjoy a Festive Sleepover at Chessington Resort! This package includes an overnight stay in Resort Accommodation, access to a range of rides and attractions and more!

Available between the 26th – 30th December 2020!

Please note that Passholder discount is not applicable to this package.

Terms and conditions apply.

In order to visit the Theme Park each party member must present a valid Annual Pass, any guests without a pass staying on a Passholder booking must purchase tickets here.

*Subject to room availability, offer ends 23:59 09/10/20. Valid Merlin Annual Pass Holders and Chessington Annual Pass Holders only. Bed and breakfast only, excludes entry to Theme Park and Zoo. **Based on a family of four sharing a standard room on 2nd 5th, 9th, 12th, 16th, 19th, 23rd and 26th November. Tiger Rock and River Rafts will be closed 2nd to 29th November.

Savannah Splash Pool: Annual Passholders receive complimentary access to the Savannah Splash Pool when booking a short break package. All Annual Passholders are required to show their Annual Passes to gain access to the swimming facilities. All guests must have an Annual Pass to gain access (over the age of 3). If you are unable to show an Annual Pass, entry will be refused. 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.

Animal Meet and Greets, The Rangers Club and evening entertainment are available on selected dates during weekends and school holidays.

Early Ride Time: is available on park open days from 19th March – 1st November 2020 and includes the following rides: Adventure Tree Carousel, Gruffalo River Ride Adventure, Vampire, Seastorm and Elmer's Flying Jumbos. Guests will need to show a valid key card wallet to receive this benefit — these will be issued upon check-in. Rides/attractions are subject to availability.

***Upgrade only applicable when booking a Standard room and is subject to availability.

20% discount is only applicable when you add on the dinner packages on the upgrades section of the booking.

Evening access to Wild Asia: rides are subject to availability and may vary. Check with Basecamp reception on the day of your arrival to confirm the offering.

All rooms are subject to availability at time of booking.

All Merlin Pass or Chessington Annual Pass bookings will not include tickets into the Resort, except Father Christmas Santa Sleepover. Please note, some offers and events exclude bookings with Merlin Passes or Chessington Annual Passes, see individual pages for full details. Offer subject to change and availability.

Father Christmas Sleepovers: please note, the Theme Park is closed during this time. Selected rides and attractions are available, Resort benefits, extras and activities are subject to change and availability. 2020 Father Christmas Sleepover packages are available on the following dates: 4th – 6th, 11th – 13th, 18th – 23rd December 2020. Please note that Passholder discount is not applicable to this package.

Festive Sleepovers: please be aware, there is no Father Christmas visit included in this package. Theme Park entry is only valid on your check-out day/second day. Rides/attractions are subject to availability and the rides available can differ. Rides/attractions available during your stay will be confirmed by reception. 2020 Festive Sleepover packages are available on the following dates: 26th, 27th, 28th, 29th and 30th December 2020. Please note that Passholder discount is not applicable to this package.

Important information:

All Standard Pass holders will not be able to use passes for entry into Chessington World of Adventures Resort on Fridays, Saturdays and Sundays in the Summer holidays. This will be from the 31st July and any Friday, Saturday or Sunday in August. Standard Passes can still be used to book discounted Resort accommodation on these dates. For more information regarding 2020 restrictions please refer back to Merlin Annual Pass page here.

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