Plan Your Trip

Your adventure should be WILD - but not CRAZY. This area is all about getting practical. We want you and your wild animals to have the best trip, and to go home happy!

We are here to help!

Here are answers to the 8 most common questions we get asked.

Room on the Broom At Chessington World of Adventures Resort

What is new for 2019?

This year you can discover the spellbinding new adventure, Room on the Broom - A Magical Journey. Visit the enchanted library and walk-through the pages of the book written by Julia Donaldson and illustrated by Axel Scheffler and experience the much-loved children’s story come to life!

Water show at Chessington Resort

What time do you open?

Chessington opens from 10am during the main season and Zoo Days. Closing time varies depending on the date, and we always recommend you check the opening times for your chosen visit date.

Car ride

How do I get there?

Chessington is situated on the A243, just two miles from the A3 and M25 (junction 9 or 10). Our Postcode (for your SatNav) is KT9 2NE.

Giraffe eating

What about eating and drinking?

We know that feeding families can be an adventure all on its own, but we offer something to suit even the wildest appetite. Take a look at our Food & Drink page, or see our Special Offers.

Boy reading in bed

Is there accommodation nearby?

Yes, we offer short break packages via our own Resort Hotels. These are perfect if you are travelling from a distance, or want to make the most of your adventure.

Family enjoying the Cobra ride

What attractions can I ride if I have a cast, air boot or splint?

Good question. Unfortunately as a health & safety requirement, adventurers with a cast, air boot or splint will be unable to experience some of our attractions.


Which half term and school holidays are you open?

We are open all year round; however there may be some restrictions at some times of the year.

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