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Our Favourite Attractions

There is something for everyone to enjoy at the Chessington World of Adventures Resort. Here are just a few of our favourite attractions which you'll get to enjoy on your next visit!

AMAZU Treetop Adventure

AMAZU Treetop Adventure

Have even more fun and play amongst real life monkeys as you follow the adventure trail through the heights of AMAZU!*

Scorpion Express

Scorpion Express

Board the old train of the Scorpion Express and explore the gold mine ruins of Scorpion Valley. Watch out for surprises at every turn — the unstable mines are guarded by the Scorpion, so anything could happen! Are you brave enough to board?

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10 themed lands

Chessington Rides

Chessington has 10 themed lands for you to explore. Click on the links to find out more information about each one here and see which rides are most suitable for your children on your Chessington adventure.

Chessington Zoo

Chessington Zoo

Chessington Zoo – There are over 1,000 animals to see at Chessington Zoo. Plus there's the must see Wanyama Village where you can spot giraffe, zebra, oryx, meercats and more!


Splash down to Sealion Bay for the chance to see Harley, Dante, Ariel and Carla play in the water!


Waddle down to Penguin Cove where you can see the Humboldt Penguins splashing around. Learn all about these playful penguins in daily presentations!


Crawl underground and pop in to visit the meerkats, or get up close to zebras, ostriches and antelopes as they roam freely before your very eyes.


The Children's Zoo is the perfect opportunity for animal lovers to interact with a range of furry farmyard friends, including pygmy goats, kunekune pigs, miniature donkeys and sheep!


Explore a world of reptiles, snakes and creepy crawlies, including pythons, tarantulas, and other fascinating creatures such as lizards, frogs and millipedes!


Chessington Sea Life Centre

With live rock pools and feeding sessions, the SEA LIFE centre is an excellent place to learn all about the creatures of the sea.

Get ready to go underwater at Chessington World of Adventures at the spectacular SEA LIFE centre!

The aquarium located within Chessington Zoo houses over 20 marine displays, allowing you to come nose to nose with a wide range of sea creatures ranging from tiny shrimps and colourful clownfish, to majestic sharks and magnificentrays.

Azteca Hotel

Azteca Hotel

The amazing Azteca Hotel is home to 69 fully themed bedrooms, an interactive restaurant, a splash water play area and much more! Whether you choose to stay in a room of Discovery, go on an expedition to find some Temple Treasure or embark on a quest to the Temple Summit, you are sure to have an unforgettable stay at the Azteca Hotel.

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Chessington Safari Hotel

Chessington Safari Hotel

Turn your day out into a real Chessington Adventure at the Chessington Safari Hotel.

Book a stay at the onsite Hotel and turn your visit into a Chessington Holiday. There's so much to enjoy, including the brand new DreamWorks Penguins of Madagascar rooms, swimming pool with kids splash zone, themed restaurant and much more. And what's more, it's only a stone's throw away from the park!

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Staying in the heart of the action also has exclusive benefits:

Exclusive evening access to Wanyama Village & Reserve and AMAZU Treetop Adventure

Hotel guests also have exclusive access to Wanyama Village and Reserve, and the new AMAZU Treetop Adventure!*

Character Breakfasts

Start your day with some famous faces from Madagascar.

Evening Entertainment

Kids will love The Rangers Club and Movie Time! Plus they will have the chance to get up close to some fascinating creatures with our Animal Meet & Greets.

How to get to Chessington

Chessington World of Adventures Resort is located on the A243 in Surrey and is just two miles from the A3 and M25. There are many different ways to get to Chessington as part of your Chessington Holiday — including easy routes by car, bus, train and plane.

For more information on the different ways to travel to Chessington, visit our travelling to Chessington page.

*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 Park opening until mid-September and school holidays.

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