Early Ride Time at Chessington World of Adventures


When you book with Chessington Holidays, you and your family get much more than just a day at the Resort!

Chessington World of Adventures Resort 1 day entry packages include: an overnight Resort stay, breakfast, evening entertainment, free parking, access to Savannah Splash Pool and Early Ride Time!
What's included in Early Ride Time

Early Ride Time

As a guest in our Safari and Azteca Hotel, as well as our Explorer Glamping Tents, you can enjoy a whole host of exciting rides and attractions ahead of other park guests. Selection of available rides and attractions will be available at the front desk when you visit.

Early Ride Time is available for stays between 17th March – 29th October 2022



Don't miss the chance to become the ultimate adventurer with a variety of tasks, challenges and fun for the whole family to become Britain's Wildest Adventurers!

EXCLUSIVE ANIMAL EXPERIENCES at Chessington World of Adventures Resort


It wouldn't be a WILD adventure without exclusive access to see some of our amazing animals and creatures. Depending on when you visit you could spot some Lorikeets, discover the animals in Wanyama and Amazu or even dive into the unknown with evening access to our SEA LIFE centre! Plus, don't miss out on animal meet & greets too!

SAVANNAH SPLASH POOL at Chessington World of Adventures Resort


Make a splash during your visit and discover an oasis in the middle of an African savannah and go wild in an immersive water splash play area perfect for families. Pre-booking is essential and restricted capacities – entry for all hotel guests not guaranteed.

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Rangers Reserve and Ride exclusive benefit for themed rooms

Rangers Reserve and Ride**

When booking to stay in one of our Gruffalo, Room on the Broom or Penguin themed rooms you also get our exclusive Rangers Reserve & Ride too!

Easy to use from your mobile phone, Reserve & Ride enables you to virtually queue from anywhere in the park – giving you more time to EXPLOREEEEE!

Rangers Reserve & Ride will get you once on the following rides:

  • Room on the Broom – A Magical Journey
  • Gruffalo River Ride Adventure
  • Vampire
  • Zufari – Ride into Africa
  • Scorpion Express
  • Monkey Swinger
Terms and conditions apply.

*Theme park entry is only applicable on dates where the package includes a 1 day ticket. Splash & Stay and Zootastic packages do not include Theme Park entry.

**All rides subject to change and availability. Guests staying in the Gruffalo, Room on the Broom and Penguin themed rooms will get one Rangers Reserve & Ride per person for one day (valid for the date shown on entry ticket).

Complimentary access to the Savannah Splash Pool is subject to room type. Please check this during the booking process. Guests staying in the Standard Explorer Glamping Tents and Standard rooms will be charged to use the Savannah Splash Pool. Please note that access to the Savannah Splash Pool is subject to availability. Guests will need to book a timeslot for the pool, this can be done at any point before your stay via your booking confirmation email.

Early Ride Time is available from 17th March until 30th October 2022 when you stay in the Chessington Safari, Azteca Resort Hotels or Explorer Glamping Tents only. Guests will have Early Ride Time on selected rides from 9am – 10am. Rides/attractions are subject to availability and the rides available can differ. Rides/attractions available will be confirmed during your visit.

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