Hotel near Paultons Park
Paultons Park is the theme park for families which has more than 60 wonderful rides and attractions included in the admission price and is just 5.3 miles from Holiday Inn Express Southampton West. The winter wonderland will open mid November and is the perfect family getaway this festive season.
New for 2014 is the enchanting double-decker Victorian Carousel. Children and adults of all ages will love riding on the traditional galloping horses or in one of the ornate carriages. This magical, hand-crafted Carousel will transport guests back in time to enjoy the most iconic fairground ride of all, set in a beautiful period-themed garden.
ROBIN HOOD 4D is also new for 2014. Join the legendary Robin Hood in this thrilling 4D family action adventure film at the Show Street Cinema. ROBIN HOOD 4D takes audiences of all ages on the whirlwind journey of Maid Marion as she plunges into a world of excitement and falls for the dashing, reckless outlaw.
Paultons amazing new multi-million pound Welcome Building opens its doors from Easter 2014. The state of the art new entrance features The Big Toy Shop, a giant new themed toy store with toys and gifts for boys and girls of all ages and surprises around every corner, and The Wildwoods restaurant, offering a wide range of delicious ‘cooked to order’ meals and snacks all day every day. This delightful forest-themed eatery is sure to set taste-buds tingling!
Top for thrills is the Park’s breathtaking ride, EDGE. Riders swoop and spin through the air reaching a height of 15 metres on a giant disc that travels along a 90-metre track featuring a ‘camelback’ hill to create an amazing floating sensation. EDGE was the first ride of its type in the UK and perfectly complements the Park’s other thrilling rides including The Cobra and, last year’s exhilarating new attraction Magma. The largest of Paultons three rollercoasters, The Cobra features an exciting combination of twists, drops and turns that have made it a great family favourite whilst Magma launches riders 25 metres up in to the sky only to drop them back down in to the heart of a smoking volcano!
The action continues apace at Paultons with guests being able to swoop on The Stinger rollercoaster, make a splash on the mighty Raging River Ride log flume, drop down the Jumping Bean and fly on the thrilling Sky Swinger.
Peppa Pig World
Paultons is of course home to the world’s first and UK exclusive Peppa Pig World! This amazing land let’s youngsters discover Peppa’s World in nearly 3 acres of fully themed fun! There are 7 fabulous rides including Miss Rabbit’s Helicopter Flight, Peppa’s Big Balloon Ride, Grandpa’s Little Train, George’s Dinosaur Adventure and you can even ride in a ‘cloud’ around Windy Castle! Peppa Pig World features a huge indoor play area, Georges Spaceship Playzone and superb animated themed attractions including a chance to visit Peppa and her family in their house! Peppa Pig World is also home to Daddy Pig’s Big Tummy café and Peppa’s Toy Shop, the largest (and only!) dedicated Peppa Pig shop in the World!
Smaller children will love Water Kingdom! It’s a whole world of water jets, giant tipping buckets, sprays, fountains, and super soakers for the little ones to enjoy and explore. This huge 8,500ft2 kids’ splash park paradise features more than 20 different ways of getting wet and has a seated patio area nearby so parents can relax whilst watching the fun.
Younger children also adore the beautiful garden-themed Trekking Tractors ride, Land of the Dinosaurs, Seal Falls, the Digger Ride, Jumping Jack, Tiny Tots Town and the Wonderful World of Wind in the Willows where the characters from this classic story have their amazing adventures.
Daily penguin feeding sessions also take place throughout the year, featuring an entertaining keeper talk which gives visitors a chance to learn more about these unusual and often humorous birds.
There is an amazing variety of things to see and do at Paultons including; big rides, small rides, play areas, entertainments and an astonishing collection of exotic birds and animals, all set within 140 acres of beautiful parkland.
Paultons really is way too much fun for one day so why not stay overnight at the Holiday Inn Express hotel?
Further information including a calendar of opening times is available from www.paultonspark.co.uk