Thorpe Park Resort

Thorpe Park Resort

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Thorpe Park Resort, commonly known as Thorpe Park, is an amusement park located in the village of Thorpe between the towns of Chertsey and Staines-upon-Thames in Surrey, England. Thorpe Park has an area of 200 Ha and holds 7 Rollercoasters and 4 Water rides.

Thorpe Park Resort

Thorpe Park Resort, commonly known as Thorpe Park, is an huge amusement park located in the village of Thorpe between the towns of Chertsey and Staines-upon-Thames in Surrey, England.  It is operated and owned by Merlin Entertainments and includes rides, themed cabins, live events, and Stealth, the UK's fastest rollercoaster.  In 2019 Thorpe Park was the UK's third most visited theme park (1.9m people) behind Alton Towers.  Thorpe Park was the second most attended park in 2020. With over 30 rides, live events, and attractions to choose from inside the Resort, it consists of UK's most popular roller coasters and amusement park rides.

Theme park

Thorpe Park has different areas for various rides and attractions. Do you want thrill rides, family rides, or kids rides Thorpe Park is the right place for fun? Thorpe Park has 24 roller coasters, also has water rides. Here are some of the rides you can enjoy at Thorpe Park.

Amity Area

  • Stealth, The UK's fastest rollercoaster. Stealth’s iconic steel roller coaster track reaches 62.5m into the air, for a bird’s-eye view of the whole theme park. At 205 ft. high, the roller coaster flies slowly over the peak of the top hat
  • Depth Charge, when it’s time to cool off and have fun for all the family with a race down our four-lane super slide.
  • Amity Beach, Families can kick back and relax on Amity Beach or paddle in the pool - great for families with young children.  

Swarm Island

  • The Swarm, The UK'S only winged roller coaster. Experience speeds of almost 100km/h as you ride on the wings of The Swarm. Take your seat on either side of the track and feel the force of 4.5G, with nothing above or below you but air

Lost City

  • Colossus held the Guinness World Record for the most, looping roller coaster in the world until 2013. The chain lift hill cranks you up to 98ft and reaches a top speed of 72km/h
  • Quantum, for a family ride with a difference, swoop and soar on Quantum. This is sure to give young thrill-seekers an adrenaline rush.

The Dock Yard

  • The Walking Dead Rollercoaster, this indoor rollercoaster features live-action role-play, terrifying actors, and an immersive pre-ride show. It may be housed under a giant, ominous roof, but this non-powered rollercoaster features a drive tire lift hill and high-speed drops of almost 10m.
  • Derren Brown’s Ghost Train: Rise of the Demon, is a truly immersive experience, leading thrill-seekers through a series of chilling train carriages. Bringing together live-action, VR experience, and a hologram of Derren Brown himself, this scary ride is unlike any classic ghost train.

Old Town

  • Saw-The Ride, The world's first horror movie themed rollercoaster. Ride through Jigsaw’s most intricate torture equipment on this terrifying horror rollercoaster. A 100ft drop awaits as the roller coaster car plummets through free fall at 55 miles per hour
  •  Lumber Jump, spring onto Lumber Jump and bounce high and low, reaching high into the sky.

The Jungle

  • Detonator: Bombs Away, join Red and the gang as you get a bird’s eye, view of the Resort at the top of our 100ft drop tower, before plunging back to earth at 50mph in this exhilarating, faster than freefall ride experience.
  • Angry Birds 4D Experience, sit back and enjoy the high-tech movie theatre surrounding and be part of the action as rumbling chairs catapult you through a fast-paced adventure as the Angry Birds attempt to get their precious eggs back from the dastardly King Pig.
  • Mr. Monkey’s Banana Ride, swing through 180 degrees on our top banana. It is the traditional swinging ship ride. 

Short Break

Thorpe Shark Cabin, this shark-themed waterfront cabin-hotel on the grounds of Thorpe Park in Surrey has capsule-style rooms sleeping up to four. Each stay gets you Two days of theme park entry and a delicious breakfast.

Also, get exclusive access to the Park's newest attraction, Black Mirror Labyrinth!  UK’s first Black Mirror experience at Thorpe Park Resort. This twisted, sensory-defying maze puts you at the core of the Black Mirror universe and it wants to keep you there.

Events

  • Thorpe Park Resort brings you a taste of New Orleans with the brand-new Mardi Gras event!
  • Carnival, ride the world-class coasters, and vibe with our awesome live entertainment including a brand-new stage show that’s sure to have you watching in amazement,
  • Oktoberfest, tuck into classic German delights, or chill out with a cool Stein of traditional Oktoberfest beer all whilst soaking up the atmosphere full to the brim with Bavarian beats and German treats.
  • The Fright Night, featuring spine-tingling scare mazes, truly terrifying scare zones, and awe-inspiring shows, plus some of the UK’s most thrilling rides in the dark including the world’s first horror movie themed rollercoaster SAW – The Ride!

Shops & Gifts

There are many shops at Thorpe Park. Here are some of the lists below

  • Ghost Train Shop, find an exclusive range of Derren Brown souvenirs, gifts, collectibles, and clothing – including the best-selling levitating train. Not everything is as it seems though…
  • SAW Store, if you managed to survive the 100 degrees by the end vertical drop of SAW - The Ride, head to the SAW Store for a wide selection of gifts and souvenirs to prove you passed the ultimate test!
  • Flock 'N' Shop, looking to bring back some official Angry Birds merchandise of Red and the gang? Head to the Flock N' Shop for our full range of Angry Birds and Angry Birds Land gifts and souvenirs!
  • Megastore, located at the heart of the Island in Amity, take home a piece of keepsake cargo from the Megastore including ride merchandise, pocket-money presents and, of course, pick 'n' mix!

Restaurants

There is a wide range of delicious food available in restaurants, bars, snacks, and small bites.

  • Infinity Bar & Kitchen serves up a wide range of gastropubs.
  • Inferno's Pizza & Pasta Buffet, unlimited pizza, pasta, salad, and soft drinks at Inferno's Pizza and Pasta Buffet.
  • KFC, treat yourself to a finger-lickin’ menu at KFC.
  • Veggie Box, the Veggie Box is your go-to for tasty vegan and vegetarian theme park meals. Pick up freshly made falafel, salads, wraps, burgers, and fruit juice.
  • The Huntsman’s Arms helps to grab a pint and soak up in the jungle ambiance.

There are lots more restaurants like Sombrero’s Street Food, Wilderness Bar & Kitchen, Amity Kebabs, The Grill, Peckish, etc that provide delicious cuisines.

Overall, it’s an incredible experience for kids and families wanting to spend quality time together.

 

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