Drayton Manor Resort consists of a theme park with over 50 theme park rides and attractions including plenty of family fun rides, Europe’s only Thomas Land, a 15-acre zoo and 4-star onsite hotel. All situated on the grounds of the former Manor house based in Staffordshire, England.

The Looping Group, a French Company with a multitude of leisure parks dedicated to families across Europe, have owned Drayton Manor Resort since 2020. Find out more about the Looping Group here.

Theme Park

Whether you’re after a fun-filled family ride or seeking adrenaline pumping fun, look no further than family favourites such as The Bounty Pirate Ship, The Carousel or Accelerator. Or why not immerse yourself in a world of nautical fun over in Adventure Cove. Here you can experience a spin on Maelstrom and Air Race, feel the full throttle of Shockwave – the UK’s only stand-up roller coaster, or cool down on one of our incredible water rides – River Rapids and Stormforce 10.

But the day doesn’t stop there. Be transported to the magical island of Sodor for memories that will last a lifetime - with over 25 Thomas & Friends themed rides and attractions in Thomas Land.

Zoo & Education

Take a wander around our 15-acre conservation zoo and meet all of our animal friends. Africa, South America, Asia… there is no doubt that you will be able to find dozens of animals from across the world in our fascinating zoo. Our zoo will captivate you with the astounding variety of animal species. 

Here at the park, we also provide a range of educational talks, workshops, events and activity days for all student levels. Whether you want to find out more about dinosaurs, animal habits, the science around rollercoasters or even how to run and market a business. 


The Resort also has a modern and spacious onsite 4-star hotel. Drayton Manor Hotel consists of 150 bedrooms and features Executive rooms, Presidential Suites and 15 Thomas & Friends™ rooms, as well as two bars and two restaurants for the whole family to enjoy. 

If you’re looking for a fun family day out or getaway, then Drayton Manor has everything you need for a fantastic time with family or friends. Whether it be enjoying the rides in Drayton Manor Theme Park, exploring our 15-acre zoo or relaxing in our 4-star hotel; there’s something for everyone!