Splash Landings, the second hotel to be built at the Alton Towers Resort, is themed to a tranquil Caribbean village built around the Alton Towers Waterpark. In fact some of the best views of the Waterpark are from the huge overlooking glass windows which are encompassed by the exotic beach theme. Don’t forget to visit The Shack, a small shop found on the reception level, which is the ideal place to buy your hotel and theme park souvenirs.
Check in is from 3pm, although you can check in earlier if your room is ready. There’s always the option to leave your luggage with the porters if you wish to enjoy the resort’s attractions, and your luggage will be waiting in your room for you. Checkout is at 10am, and you can always leave your luggage with the porters, to collect at the end of the day. Don’t forget to visit the Alton Towers Hotel Shop, for your hotel and theme park souvenirs.
All 216 rooms in the Splash landings hotel are themed Beachcomber bedrooms. One hundred and ninety five of these rooms will sleep up to 4 people, twenty one of the rooms are larger family rooms, which can sleep up to 6 people.
A standard hotel stay includes the bed and breakfast option, however you can also add-on theme park tickets and entrance to the water park at a discounted rate. By purchasing your theme park tickets with your hotel stay, you’ll also gain access to Early Ride Time. This allows you into the theme park at 9:30am – half an hour before the park opens to all guests.
Breakfast is usually served between 7.30am to 10.00am in Flambo’s Jambo. Remember early mornings can be busy, so arrive at breakfast with plenty of time to spare. light lunches and snacks are served at Flambo’s from midday through to 4.30pm, whilst dinner is available between 6.00pm and 9.30pm, though you can choose to eat dinner in either of the hotels Restaurants. Hungry later on? Why not stop by Ma Garrita’s where a Nite Bite menu is available
You are also able to enter the park through the Woodland Walk until 1pm, with its entrance located behind the CBeebies Land Hotel. Hotel guests also enjoy free car parking and if you have an annual pass you can also receive significant discounts on your stay.
These are the standard rooms in the Splash Landings Hotel and represent the cheapest of the resort’s accommodation options. The hotel’s vibrant Caribbean theme is continued intro these rooms, which are able to sleep 4, 5 or 6 guests.
The hotel’s themed rooms contain an array of surprises and unique features for you to discover. They are more expensive than the standard Beachcomber Rooms, but are great for celebrating special occasions and make for a memorable stay!
There are lots more themed rooms available in the Alton Towers Hotel!
Ice Age Rooms
Venture back in time to the Ice Age where guests will meet their favourite characters; Scrat, Manny, Diego and Sid. These super cool rooms are extensively themed and also include an Xbox console with an Ice Age game.
These swashbuckling rooms take their theme from the Mutiny Bay area of the theme park, allowing guests to embrace their inner pirate. It is said that only true pirates are able to follow the clues to find the hidden treasure, although anyone can play with the room’s games console.
Flambo’s Jambo is an all-you-can-eat ‘exotic’ buffet which offers guests a tasty Caribbean feast as well as many family favourite dishes, so there really is something for everybody. The restaurant also offers brilliant views of the Alton Towers Waterpark.
Paradise Cove Pizzeria
Having opened in 2014 and situated at the back of Ma Garitta’s Bar, Paradise Cove Pizzeria offers a selection of pizzas, pastas and salads, with a children’s menu also available. You can enjoy a range of desserts as well, whilst you take in the views of the waterpark.
Ma Garrita’s Bar is located opposite the reception desk in the Splash Landings Hotel, and is a tropical terrace bar, with windows overlooking the Alton Towers Waterpark, serving exotic cocktails and light bites during the day, before becoming a lively venue in the evening.
The Coffee Shack
For those who fancy a small bite to eat during the day, the resort’s coffee shacks serve hot and cold drinks and snacks. The Coffee Shack is located outside the entrance to Flambo’s Jambo and also outside the main entrance to Splash Landings Hotel.
Take a look back at the planning and construction of the resort’s second themed hotel, as well its shaky realisation when its opening was delayed.