The UK is home to some of the best theme parks in the world, and they make a perfect getaway for thrill-seekers of all ages. With so many options out there, we've narrowed down our top picks for theme park holidays in the UK.
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The Best Theme Park Holidays In The UK
Here is our highly-selective list of the best theme parks that the UK has to offer.
1. Chessington World of Adventures Resort
With 10 themed lands, an animal park, a sea life centre and two resort hotels to choose from, we can see why Chessington World of Adventures Resort calls itself 'Britain's Wildest Adventure'. Book a room in the Azteca Hotel or the Safari Hotel, or even pick a themed room to delight the little ones. Or why not try out the new Explorer Glamping Experience for a truly wild adventure? Resort break packages also include breakfast, access to the Savannah Splash Pool, and Early Ride Time benefits to skip the crowds.
2. Alton Towers Resort
Take a break in the great British outdoors at Alton Towers Resort in the heart of the Staffordshire countryside. With three themed hotels to choose from, a waterpark, a luxury spa, and 40 rides and attractions in the park, an Alton Towers getaway is guaranteed to be an unforgettable experience. Why not book a room in the Woodland Lodges for wild explorers, or try the Alton Towers Hotel or the Splash Landings Hotel for a more traditional hotel stay. Short break stays also include a scrumptious buffet breakfast, fantastic evening entertainment, and a 9 hole golf course.
3. Thorpe Park Resort
Thorpe Park is the ultimate destination for adrenaline junkies, and is home to over 30 rides and attractions, including some of the UK's most popular roller coasters. Horror fans will love 'Saw- The Ride', the world's first horror-themed rollercoaster, with a 100ft vertical drop. Extend the fun with an overnight stay at Thorpe Shark Hotel, Thorpe Park's nautical themed onsite resort hotel, ideal for thrill-seekers keen to get early-morning access to the rides. Benefits of a short break stay also include a delicious breakfast, free WiFi in every room, and Unlimited Fast-track access on your 2nd day.
4. LEGOLAND Windsor Resort
Turn a fun day out into a weekend of thrills with a short break stay at the LEGOLAND Resort Hotel or LEGOLAND Castle Hotel in the heart of the LEGOLAND Resort. Perfect for LEGO-lovers young and old, a free LEGO gift is hidden in every room, and all guests staying in LEGOLAND accommodation get complementary Ride Priority Access in the park between 10-11 am. LEGOLAND holiday packages also include the second day completely free, free WiFi and free breakfast!