Fearless Adventurers need look no further for a one of a kind experience with the new Explorer Glamping accommodation set to be unveiled at Chessington World of Adventures Resort in May 2016. Guests now have the chance to further immerse themselves in nature with an overnight stay in one of the brand new family tents available to book from October 2015.


Perfect for those who want to indulge their adventurous side without compromising life's simple pleasures, the new glamping accommodation turns a family sleepover into an exciting, outdoor experience with an engaging community atmosphere. Guests will be greeted at the site and offered a number of activities including exclusive access to a selection of Wild Asia attractions at select times of year, and lively evening entertainment. They will then be able to get snug under the stars to share stories of the day's escapades before waking up to the wonderful sounds of the surrounding wilderness.


The new site will include 31 round 'Glamping' tents comprising of one double bed and two singles able to sleep four. A further four premium 'Amboseli Tents' will be available with a double bed, and separate second sleeping area with two single beds and additional living space. All Explorer Glamping tents will be accompanied by shower and toilet huts, a security building and a central play area enclosed by bamboo fencing.


Find out more about the latest adventurous addition to the Resort's accommodation by signing up for further information on the Chessington website:


With over 40 rides and attractions in 10 themed lands, Chessington offers a world of excitement for the whole family, with captivating animal shows, the new Penguins of Madagascar Live: Operation Cheezy Dibbles show and lots of character meet and greets promising fun around every corner.




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  • Discover the perfect family getaway at the Chessington Safari Hotel and Chessington Azteca Hotel, where you can enjoy themed rooms, an indoor swimming pool, spa and Savannah Splash pool and two fantastic themed restaurants.


  • For 12 months unlimited access to Chessington and/or Merlin’s other UK attractions see our range of annual passes at Merlin Annual Pass


  • The Zoo at Chessington World of Adventures is a member of the British and Irish Association of Zoos and Aquariums (BIAZA). BIAZA represents its member collections and promotes the values of good zoos and aquariums.


  • MERLIN ENTERTAINMENTS plc is the leading name in location-based, family entertainment. Europe’s Number 1 and the world’s second-largest visitor attraction operator, Merlin now operates 109 attractions, 12 hotels/4 holiday villages in 23 countries and across 4 continents. The company aims to deliver memorable and rewarding experiences to its almost 63 million visitors worldwide, through its iconic global and local brands, and the commitment and passion of its managers and 26,000 employees (peak season). 


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