This morning Alton Towers announced on their Facebook page that it will be opening the worlds first CBeebies Land Hotel! The hotel extension currently under construction next to the Alton Towers Hotel will open in 2017 and will open with 76 new hotel rooms, 1 new restaurant and will be four stories high.
With its own dedicated entertainment area and reception this is going to be a big extension for the resort. 42 of the rooms will be standard CBeebies Bugbies room and then there will be 26 premium rooms featuring characters from the CBeebies franchise.
Gill Riley, Marketing Director at Alton Towers Resort:
"The CBeebies Land Hotel is a hugely exciting new development for us. With an existing range of unique accommodation and the amazing CBeebies Land already here at the resort, combining the two is going to create a fully themed hotel experience where everything is exclusively designed for young families.”
With news of a new ride in the works for the 2017 theme park season the park have also confirmed the the new ride will be located in-between the big fun showtime area and the tree fu tom training camp. The ride will be like the Flying Jumbos at Alton Towers sister park Chessington World Of Adventures.