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The Hunt Is On!

  • Tuesday July 24th 2018
  • Mike

Zombie Hunt, group standing ready with guns and zombies lurching towards them

You know when there’s so much going on you don’t even know where to begin?! That’s this week on the Island Like No Other.

We had our first successful Zombie Hunt! Brave thrill seekers chased the undead through the woods and protected the Island from a full on Living Nightmare. Hunters LOVED the humour and nostalgic feel we brought to the action and once they had a taste for blood, they couldn’t resist coming back to make sure those zombies had been dispatched.

Saturday saw our first ever THORPE PARK Resort Pop Swap! For those of you who don’t know, pop badges are tradable badges from across the whole of Merlin.

People go crazy for these things, like completely obsessed! You don’t know fear until you’ve seen a pop badge fan marching towards you searching for a rare badge. People were popping and swapping all over the shop and some lucky guests walked away with exclusive badges that haven’t even been released yet…#WINNING.

As if Zombie Hunting and trading pop badges weren’t enough, we’re taking full advantage of these beautiful balmy evenings, staying open until 10pm every Thursday - Sunday throughout summer. Have you ever been on one of our coasters as it’s getting dark and seen the stars as you climb the lift hill? A completely different experience and one we know you’ll love.

Speaking of summer evenings, Love Island Lates starts THIS Thursday! Join us on our beach for games, grooves and grafting and make your own island memories. The long hot summer is only just beginning and it’s going to be a scorcher…

Finally! We want you to have the best day possible on The Island Like No Other, so please, PLEASE remember to drink plenty of water, get in the shade when you can and use sun screen!

Because we’re a caring bunch, we’re providing free sunscreen (SPF30) at the following locations around the resort:

Amity Beach, Stealth, THE Swarm, Tidal Wave and Saw: The Ride

Slap on the sun screen, stay hydrated and have a fantastic day at THORPE PARK Resort!

 

Mike

Official THORPE PARK Resort Blogger

Latest information regarding Coronavirus

Further to recent updates from the Government on the response to the Covid-19 coronavirus outbreak, we have taken the very difficult decision to close Thorpe Park Resort until further notice.

Have a short break booked when the Resort is closed?
Following the latest Government guidelines (issued on 10th May), and given the continued uncertainty about when we will be able to reopen, we are now asking guests with short breaks booked between 1st June up to and including 3rd July to move your booking free of charge (subject to availability). Please visit the Manage My Booking site to rearrange your booking.

Have a Park ticket pre-booked when the Resort is closed?
If you have booked a ticket to visit Thorpe Park Resort during the closure period your ticket will be valid for use on any date during the 2020 season (excluding FRIGHT NIGHTS and pre-advertised closed dates as outlined on our website). Further information for guests with pre-booked and promotional tickets will be published on our website prior to opening.

We are determined to be here for you, your friends and your family offering otherworldly thrills and helping you create fantastic memories as we have done for decades and will continue to do for many more.

We’ll be sharing our full plans soon. In the meantime, please keep smiling, clapping and supporting each other. See you soon!

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