May Half Term at Chessington World of Adventures Resort

Join us from Saturday 23rd – Sunday 31st May for a truly roarsome half term break at Chessington World of Adventures Resort!

Enjoy over 40 rides and attractions, spread across 10 themed lands, including the Rainforest, the brand new land for 2020. Fly high on Vampire, meet your favourite characters on the Gruffalo River Ride Adventure or find Witch and her friends in Room on The Broom – A Magical Journey.

See over 1,000 exotic animals, including Monkeys and Penguins. You can even get up-close with one of the worlds most majestic animals on the thrilling ride, Tiger Rock — there is so much to discover this May half term!

The Rainforest!

Chessington World of Adventures Resort unearths a brand NEW land for 2020, the Rainforest, featuring three rides!

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.

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2nd Day

With over 40 rides and attractions spanning across 10 themed lands – you and your little explorers have double time to enjoy the Theme Park with 2nd Day FREE entry Theme Park tickets!

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Zoo and SEA LIFE centre

Discover a host of majestic animals and marine life at Chessington Zoo and SEA LIFE centre – from the lions who rule over the jungle to fascinating sea life such as stingrays that live in the deep blue.

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The Theme

Not only are there a wide range of rides and attractions in the Theme Park, there's also a huge variety of daily shows and talks where your little ones can learn, laugh and sing about their favourite animals and characters:

  • The Gruffalo Groove
  • The Gruffalo Meet & Greet
  • Children's Zoo Meet & Greet
  • Land of the Tiger Talks
  • Plus many more!

Take a look at the Park map and start planning your roar-some adventure!

Terms and conditions apply. Event is subject to change and availability.

Please note: all rooms are subject to availability at time of booking and additional charges apply for upgrades. Breakfast is included with all packages unless stated otherwise at the time of booking.

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. 2nd Day FREE does not apply where the Theme Park is closed on the 2nd day of your stay. 2nd Day FREE does not apply to themed weekends held at the Chessington Resort Hotel. 2nd Day FREE applies to main season breaks and excludes winter packages.

*Complimentary access to the Savannah Splash Pool is subject to room type. Please see offers, events and hotel pages for full details. Please note: add ons come with an additional charge.

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, Blue Barnacle (Blue Barnacle will be available from early April, until then Scorpion Express will be available), 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.

Glamping Exclusive Fastrack is available for Explorer Glamping guests only.

Guests staying in the Standard Explorer Glamping Tents will be charged to use the Savannah Splash Pool. Access to the pool is charged at £3 per person and guests wishing to use the pool must pre-book a time slot between 12pm – 4pm on the day of arrival. Please note that access to the Savannah Splash Pool is subject to availability.

Guests staying in the Premium Explorer Glamping Tents and Merlin Annual Passholders staying on one of our exclusive Holiday Club packages will receive complimentary access to the Savannah Splash Pool but must pre-book their time slot in the week prior to their stay. Access is subject to availability and issued on a first come first serve basis. The Wanyama Village and Amazu Treetop Adventure will not be available for Explorer Glamping guests in the evenings.

Resort benefits, extras and activities, including Meet and Greets, are subject to change and availability. Any extra days included in your break must be used on consecutive days where applicable.

Height and weight restrictions apply, please click here for full terms and conditions.

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