Thanks to Merlin Entertainments, our units benefit from discounts and unique residentials across 32 magical attractions
Bringing magic to our members
Merlin Entertainments provides thrilling experiences to young people at 32 magical attractions across the UK. Their commitment to fun and adventure matches our own, so we’re delighted to be working with them to offer our members great value, tailor-made experiences.
Join Merlin for Groups at their BIG Weekend on 22nd or 23rd September 2018!
Enjoy a further discount on tickets for youth groups and experience a fantastic day out alongside other groups from across the country at one of the UK’s top attractions! Each guest who joins us at our BIG Weekend 2018 will also receive a complimentary cloth badge! Specially designed for this weekend only, our badges will be the perfect souvenir for children to take home and remember their amazing group day out. Each attraction features its own beautifully designed cloth badge and will be available to collect at the attraction on arrival. Don’t worry; they’re available for leaders too!
Leaders are volunteers which is why they go free at Merlin's attractions. We offer a 1:5 free leader ratio for Primary School aged children and a 1:10 ratio for Secondary School aged children.
Developed in conjunction with Zoo experts, the new Land of the Tiger at Chessington World of Adventures Resort celebrates one of the world’s most majestic and most endangered animals.
Launching 5 May 2018, tigers are truly at the heart of the land, which promises an innovative enclosure set to welcome four new Amur Tigers - the world’s largest tiger species.
In a European first, the specially designed enclosure introduces overhead trails.It allow the tigers freedom to roam while guests can observe the species in a whole new way, right above their heads. Other areas allow guests not just to observe, but to ‘interact’ with the awe-inspiring animals in a variety of experiences and together make amazing discoveries about the Amur Tiger via Chessington’s own, Learn Your Stripes initiative.
How we work together
Merlin Entertainments offers our units six out-of-this-world residential experiences across the UK at:
- Alton Towers Resort
- Chessington World of Adventures Resort
- LEGOLAND® Windsor Resort
- The Blackpool Tower Circus
- London SEA LIFE
- Warwick Castle.
Along with sleepovers available at specific attractions too!
Units can also claim a youth group discount, meaning it’s easier for girls and their Leaders to take an exciting day trip out of their unit meeting place. Thanks to Merlin, our members can:
- enjoy the classic Blackpool Tower Circus, be dazzled by the famous Blackpool Tower Ballroom and scale 380ft to the top of The Blackpool Tower Eye
- journey to Far Far Away with Shrek and his DreamWorks friends in London
- take a trip on the iconic Coca-Cola London Eye
- find out why Fear is a Funny Thing at five Dungeons across the country
- see over 1,100 years of jaw-dropping history to discover at Warwick Castle
- play with over 2 million LEGO® bricks at LEGOLAND® Discovery Centre
- experience the world beneath the waves at SEA LIFE Centres
- and much more!
For more information about how to claim these offers from Merlin Entertainments, visit our pages on member benefits.
Merlin Entertainments is the largest European entertainments company operating in Europe. Merlin runs 117 attractions in 24 countries across four continents. Their passion is putting smiles (or screams) on people’s faces and giving their customers memorable experiences.
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