Zoo Days at Chessington

Resort Hotels at Chessington

Whether you want to go on a quest to find some treasure in our Azteca Hotel, travel into an African Savannah in our Safari Hotel, or go on the wildest of adventures in the great outdoors with our brand new Explorer Glamping, Chessington’s Resort accommodation will provide the perfect short break.

To find out about our fantastic short break offers, call the friendly Chessington Holidays team on 01372 734 601* or check out our latest offers here.

We also offer great Bed and Breakfast rates, perfect for corporate guests, travellers and Annual Passholders. Please call 01372 734 600 to book.

*Calls to this number cost 13p per minute plus your providers access charge.

Our Accommodation

 Azteca Hotel

Chessington Resort Hotels

Stay at one of our fantastically themed Resort Hotels and enjoy the following benefits:

  • 2nd Day FREE at the Theme Park, Zoo and SEA LIFE centre
  • Exclusive Early Rider from 9am including the Gruffalo River Ride Adventure, Vampire and more!*
  • A range of themed and non-themed rooms to choose from, with full English breakfast in one of our restaurants included in your package

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* Subject to availability.

Glamping at Chessington

Explorer Glamping at Chessington 

Go on the ultimate outdoor adventure with our new Explorer Glamping experience, and enjoy:

  • Your 2nd Day FREE at the Theme Park, Zoo and SEA LIFE centre
  • Breakfast and Dinner in our new Explorer’s Outpost Restaurant

Explore Glamping Tents

Where next?

Call the friendly Chessington Holidays team on 01372 734 601 or check out our offers.

Phone lines are open Monday to Friday (9am-5pm), and Saturdays and Sundays (9am-3pm).

Short Breaks

Splash Zone at Chessington Resort Hotels

Short Breaks at Chessington Resort

Being home to Britain’s Wildest Adventure, we don’t just offer a bed to sleep in, the memorable experiences keep on flowing at the Resort Hotels with our unforgettable short breaks.

We have a variety of hotel packages to suit all budgets, benefits can include:

  • 2 day tickets - 2nd day ticket FREE!
  • Early Ride Time**
    60 minutes exclusive early access to a selection of attractions, including The Gruffalo River Ride Adventure and Vampire!**
  • Exclusive access to Wanyama Village & AMAZU*
  • Animal Meet & Greets*
  • The Rangers Club*
  • Kids’ Movie Time
  • Character Breakfasts*
  • Full English Buffet Breakfast
  • Overnight stay
    (we can accommodate up to 2 adults and 3 children (12 years and under) sharing a room in our Resort Hotels depending on the type of room chosen)

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* Available on selected dates during weekends and school holidays.

** As an overnight Hotel guest at Chessington you will receive Early Ride Time from 9-10am. Wristbands will be issued on arrival at Reception and must be worn to receive this benefit. Rides are subject to availability. This benefit is available every day the Theme Park is open from 10th March 2019 - 3rd November 2019. Explorer Glamping will have a different offer - for more information, please visit the Explorer Glamping page.

Where next?

Call the friendly Chessington Holidays team on 01372 734 601 or check out our offers.

Phone lines are open Monday to Friday (9am-5pm), and Saturdays and Sundays (9am-3pm).

Corporate Stays

A Great Business Venue

If you need a place to stay, Chessington is in an ideal location with easy access to the A3 and M25 (junction 9 or 10), within 35 minutes of central London by train and a short drive from both London's Heathrow and Gatwick Airports.

If you stay in the area regularly and would like to discuss setting up a corporate rate please contact us on 01372 734 600.

Our state of the art bedrooms include:

  • Samsung Smart TVs
  • Complimentary toiletries
  • Hot drink making facilities
  • Air–conditioning
  • En-suite bathrooms with bath and/or power shower
  • Complimentary WiFi across the Resort 

Or upgrade to an Executive Room and receive the above, plus:

  • King-sized bed
  • Luxury bathroom with complimentary toiletries

Explore our wild conference and events packages

Book a corporate bed & breakfast stay

Chessington Resort Safari Hotel Room
Standard Bedroom

Chessington Resort Safari Hotel Room
Executive Suite

Where next?

Call the friendly Chessington Holidays team on 01372 734 601 or check out our offers.

Phone lines are open Monday to Friday (9am-5pm), and Saturdays and Sundays (9am-3pm).

VIP Experiences

Short Breaks VIP Experiences

Celebrating a birthday, special event, or just want to treat your family? Make your short break at Chessington one to remember with our exclusive in-room packages.

Please Note: These packages can only be booked by guests staying in one of our Resort Hotels. Upon booking, please use the same details as per your short break. The VIP Team may contact you post-booking to confirm any further details.

CHARACTER MEET AND GREET EXPERIENCE

EXCLUSIVE CHARACTER MEET AND GREET

Enjoy a surprise visit from one of our friendly Characters with our exclusive character meet and greets!

Price: £60 per room

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This experience is a 10 minute interaction subject to availability.

Spaces are limited and are on a first come first serve basis.

Please call 01372 731 673 or email VIPExperiences@chessington.co.uk for availability, limited space available.

IN-ROOM ANIMAL EXPERIENCE

IN-ROOM ANIMAL EXPERIENCE

We’ll bring the animals direct to your door and surprise you with an in-room meet and greet!

Price: £60 per room

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All animals are subject to availability

Spaces are limited and are on a first come first serve basis

Please call 01372 731 673 or email VIPExperiences@chessington.co.uk for availability, limited space available.

Sunset Safari at Chessington

SUNSET SAFARI

Take an evening safari to get up close and personal with some of our amazing African animals on our Wanyama Reserve!

Price: £10 per Hotel Adventurer, £15 per Day Guest

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Jump on board our safari truck for this picturesque evening experience with our animals including the Ankole Cattle, Sitatunga, Oryx and Grevy’s Zebra. You’ll have the chance to take photographs our animals on this wild safari adventure.

  • Adventurers must be a minimum of 5yrs old
  • Adventurers aged under 12yrs must be accompanied by a paying adult 16yrs or over
  • The experience will last approximately 15 minutes
  • The experience is for a maximum of 8 people
  • Tours may vary depending on animal availability

Due to the nature of our VIP Experiences, some of our animal encounters may not be suitable for those with mobility problems. Expectant mothers are not permitted on any of our experiences. If you believe this may affect you, please contact our VIP team before booking to discuss your individual needs.

Zootastic Package

Zootastic Package

Make the most of our Zootastic Sleepovers and take some animal gifts home with you!

Price: £20 each

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Contains:

  • Animal Walker Balloon
  • 2 Small Animal Plush
  • Chessington Trophy
  • Chessington Rock
  • Red Drawstring Bag
Safari Package

Safari Package

Take home a cuddly animal plush and some other Chessington treats!

Price: £20 each

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Contains:

  • Animal Walker Balloon
  • Large Animal Plush
  • Chessington Rock
  • Red Drawstring Bag
Explorer Package

Explorer Package

Treat your little Explorer to these Chessington Treats.

Price: £25 each

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Contains:

  • 2 Small Animal Plush
  • Chessington Top Trumps
  • Chessington Metallic Flask
  • Chessington Rock
  • Red Drawstring Bag

Please call 01372 731 673 or email VIPExperiences@chessington.co.uk to book this package for your stay.

Full Birthday Package

Full Birthday Package

Celebrate your little monkeys’ birthday with our ultimate birthday package.

Price: £30 each without cake

Price: £50 each with cake*

*Please call 01372 731 673 or email VIPExperiences@chessington.co.uk to book a package with a celebration cake as this requires at least 4 day’s notice – celebration cakes are not available to guests who are glamping.

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Contains:

  • Birthday Balloon Bunch
  • 2x Small Animal Plush
  • Gold Drinks Beaker
  • Birthday Pop Badge
  • Birthday Certificate
  • Chessington Rock
  • Red Drawstring Bag
  • Plus, Birthday cake - Sponge with jam and buttercream, layered with fondant icing

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