The Gruffalo River Ride Adventure – a world first — has landed in the Wild Woods.

Join Mouse on a picturesque riverboat journey through the deep dark wood on The Gruffalo River Ride Adventure.

Float down the lazy river as the story of The Gruffalo* magically unfolds in front of your eyes, enjoy exciting twists and turns along the way and create unforgettable memories with the whole family!

Whether you're small and brave like Mouse or big and hungry like The Gruffalo, take a wander into the Wild Woods and fill up on The Gruffalo's favourite delights! Definitely make sure that you try the Scrambled Snake frozen yoghurt!

don't forget to explore our fully themed gift shop and take home an exclusive Gruffalo themed treasure to remind you of your adventure into the deep, dark woods.

Gruffalo Themed Room

Your Package

Your Chessington Gruffalo Holiday will include:

  • An overnight stay in one of our fully themed Gruffalo Rooms!
  • Your 2nd Day FREE in the Park
  • A delicious breakfast in the morning
  • Early Ride time
  • Exclusive access to Wanyama Village & AMAZU
  • Character breakfasts and Animal Meet & Greets
The Gruffalo Arena

The Gruffalo Arena

Embark on an ultimate adventure and head down to our Gruffalo Arena! Situated within the heart of the Resort, watch as your little explorers' faces light up as they enjoy jam-packed Gruffalo themed entertainment, activities and an outdoor cinema showing The Gruffalo film.

2nd Day FREE!

2nd Day FREE!

With over 40 rides and attractions in 10 themed lands, and a Zoo and SEA LIFE centre with over 1,000 animals, you'll need your 2nd Day FREE in the Park to experience everything there is to offer!

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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. 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 to themed weekends held at the Chessington Resort Hotels. 2nd Day FREE applies to main season breaks and excludes winter packages. 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. Ride subject to change and availability. Any extra days included in your break must be used on consecutive days.

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