Alton Towers Crowned BEST UK Theme Park!

Alton Towers Crowned BEST UK Theme Park By Tripadvisor!

Alton Towers Resort has recently been crowned the UK’s BEST theme park by the users of popular travel review website Tripadvisor.

The announcement of the news dropped yesterday morning (26/06/2024) revealing the Staffordshire based family theme park and resort as the chosen choice by the platform’s users.

The park was awarded the title in this year’s Traveler’s Choice Best of the Best Awards 2024. It’s also been revealed that Alton Towers Resort has also ranked 8th worldwide too surpassing other iconic global destinations such as Disney’s Magic Kingdom & Universal Studios Japan.

2024 marks the second consecutive win for the resort and puts them within the top 1% of Tripadvisor’s listings for theme parks and attractions around the world.

Alton Towers Resort has been awarded the title of Best UK Theme Park in this year's Tripadvisor Traveler's Choice Best of the Best Awards 2024.

Speaking about Alton Towers Resort’s recent win, Bianca Sammut – Regional Director for Alton Towers Resort said;

 “We feel incredibly privileged to have been recognised as the top UK theme park for the second year in a row, and to achieve an outstanding 8th place worldwide. This incredible achievement is a testament to the hard work and dedication of our Resort colleagues, who strive every day to provide unforgettable experience for our guests.”

“We are deeply grateful to our guests for taking the time following their visit to share their reviews and experiences, which has played a crucial role in earning us this prestigious recognition.”

As well as winning the title of Best UK theme park Alton Towers Resort’s onsite accommodation and hotels has also received outstanding recognition from those have reviewed their stays online.

This has placed the resort’s current on site hotels and accommodation within the Top 10% of family friendly accommodation globally too.

Alton Towers Resort has also ranked 8th worldwide surpassing such other parks as Disney's Magic Kingdom & Universal Studios Japan as a 'must visit' for families.

Over the past three years Alton Towers Resort has continued to expand and improve on it’s family friendly offer by adding such additions as The Curse at Alton Manor (a re-imagining of the park’s existing haunted house ride) & Nemesis Reborn (a complete re-imagining of the park’s classic 1994 B&M Inverted roller coaster for the attraction’s 30th anniversary).

2024 has also seen the resort celebrate 10 years of their highly popular, family friendly area CBeebies Land which first opened at the park back in 2014.

The family friendly land aimed at those aged 5 and under features rides and attractions themed to popular children’s TV shows featured on the much loved children’s BBC channel.

These include Andy’s Dinosaur Dig, Hey Dugee Big Adventure Badge, JoJo & Gran Gran at Home and Octonauts Roller Coaster Adventure to name but a few.

Alton Towers Resort also announced ways families can enjoy the UK’s Best theme park for less this Summer too. Offers include the chance for kids to swim free at Alton Towers Resort’s “wacky water park”, 10% off stays if booked before July 7th and early ride time for those staying on site this summer.

Check out Alton Towers Resort’s official website HERE for full details on how to gain these fantastic offers and secure your stay at the UK’s most magical escape this coming Summer!

Book before July 7th and get up to 10% off stays at Alton Towers Resort's magical on site accommodation!