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New Gruffalo Rooms

On your next Chessington Holiday, venture into the deep, dark wood and stay in a Gruffalo room — new to the Safari Hotel at the Chessington World of Adventures Resort.

Gruffalo Room Children's section

Exclusive Extras

You'll receive exclusive extras with your Gruffalo room:

  • Watch The Gruffalo animated films while immersed in your magical room
  • Beat the queues with Fastrack access to selected rides for the whole family
  • Designated parking space close to the Hotel and Theme Park entrance
  • Exclusive early check-in time from 2pm
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Your Package

Your Chessington Holiday will also include:

  • A delicious breakfast the next morning
  • Your 2nd Day FREE in the Theme Park
  • Exclusive access to Wanyama Village & AMAZU
  • *Rangers' Club evening entertainment
  • Free WiFi
  • Character breakfasts and Animal Meet & Greets
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Stay and Play — with The Gruffalo

Stay and Play — with The Gruffalo

Your Stay and Play package will include an overnight stay in Resort accommodation, a tasty breakfast, Early Ride Time, bedtime hour with activities, exclusive pop badge, meet and greet with The Gruffalo and 2 days for 1 entry into the Resort

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Bath time can now be even more splash-tastic after an exciting day at the Park! Every Gruffalo room includes a bathroom TV and an exclusive kids Gruffalo Poncho towel that can be used throughout your stay!

Make the most of your stay with early check in from 2pm when staying in a Gruffalo room!

Start your adventure before everyone else with our extended Early Ride Time! Plus, as Gruffalo Rooms guests, you can enjoy exclusive Fastrack** throughout the day on selected rides. Take a look below to find out more!

The Gruffalo River Ride Adventure

The Gruffalo River Ride Adventure is now open!

Don't forget to take a wander through the Wild Wood and delve into our brand new gift shop! Take home an exclusive Gruffalo themed treasure to remind you of your adventure into the deep, dark woods.

Make sure to check out our itinerary board by The Gruffalo Arena and make the most of the jam-packed entertainment and exclusive meet and greets with The Gruffalo himself!

Your fun-fueled adventure at the Resort can be hungry work, so ensure that you take a detour to visit our Gruffalo themed food outlet and trial some Gruffalo crumble!

Exclusive Fastrack

Exclusive Fastrack

Gruffalo Room guests receive exclusive Fastrack on the following rides:

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Early Ride Time

Early Ride Time

Beat the rush and explore the rides and attractions for an hour between 9 - 10am before everyone else! Early Ride Time includes:

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Chessington Zoo and SEA LIFE centre

Chessington Zoo and SEA LIFE centre

Discover a wide range of cute and cuddly animals at Children's Zoo! Gaze at Pygmy Goats and check out the cheeky Red Handed Tamarins in this animal lover's haven! The SEA LIFE centre is the ultimate place for underwater enthusiasts and is packed ti the rafters with exhibitions, interactive rock pools, daily talks and feeding session.

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Terms and conditions apply. ® 1999 & TM Julia Donaldson & Axel Scheffler. Licensed by Magic Light Pictures Ltd. Breakfast is included with all packages unless stated otherwise at the time of booking. You will be charged the full price of £20 per towel if not returned. Alternatively, Poncho towels can be purchased from the hotel's reception or gift shop. **Please note that Fastrack is on selected rides only and can only be used once on each ride. 2nd Day FREE is a Theme Park entry day that can be used on any day during your break, between your hotel check-in and check-out date. 2nd Day FREE does not apply to themed weekends held at the Chessington Resort Hotels. 2nd Day FREE applies to main season breaks and excludes winter packages. Resort benefits, extras and activities are subject to change and availability. Room prices vary and are subject to change. All rooms are subject to availability at time of booking. Please be advised that one guest per room must be 18 years old or over. *The Rangers Club, Animal Meet & Greets, Character Breakfasts and Kids Movie Time! are only available Fridays, Saturdays and during peak times. Access to Wanyama Village and AMAZU Treetop Adventure is subject to availability and good weather and ground conditions. Access is available until dusk each Friday and Saturday from April until mid-September and school holidays. Fastrack rides are subject to availability and the rides available can differ. Early Ride Time is available between 19th March 2017 to 31st October 2017 when you stay in Resort accommodation. Please note: Early Ride Time is only available during Park Opening dates and is not included in off peak and season packages. Wristbands will be issued on arrival at Reception and must be worn to receive this benefit. Rides are subject to availability and the rides available can differ. Rides available will be confirmed by Reception. Height and weight restrictions apply, please click here for full terms and conditions.

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