Itís only seven days until ChristmasÖstill need a present? How about giving the gift of staying in the nationís first LEGOLAND Hotel? LEGOLAND Hotel at LEGOLAND California Resort in Carlsbad is ahead of schedule and just announced an opening date of April 5, 2013!
The three-story, 250-room Hotel immerses guests in the creative world of LEGO as it is designed to bring childrenís imaginations to life. There are approximately 3,422 LEGO models in the entire Hotel created out of more than three million LEGO bricks. Model Builders have just installed the iconic LEGOģ dragon model which will breathe smoke as guests enter. Construction crews are working rain or shine getting the hotel ready for its early opening and have crowned the clock tower at the entrance. A LEGO knight, pirate and adventurer have also been unveiled representing the three themed room choices. Guests can also choose between themed or premium themed rooms Ė premium themed rooms have additional LEGO models and dťcor such as themed wall paper.
Each room includes two separate sleeping areas, one for grown-ups and one for up to three children complete with a bunk bed, pull-out trundle bed and their own TV. Every room includes a treasure chest younger guests can unlock once they complete a special treasure hunt activity finding clues throughout their room. LEGOLAND Hotel is designed to give guests the interactive family experience that has brought success to LEGOLAND California, SEA LIFE Aquarium and LEGOLAND Water Park. The LEGO themed hotel will feature brightly colored, interactive LEGO dťcor, a family pool and lounge area, patio, event space, buffet restaurant, LEGO models and interactive features throughout. LEGOLAND Hotel will be the first of its kind in North America and is designed for families between the ages of 2 and 12 featuring rooms and suites themed after the most popular LEGOLAND areas: Pirate, Kingdom and Adventure.
To see examples of the three themes, see time lapse footage of the Hotel as itís under construction, receive the most recent updates and be the first to book your visit, go to www.LEGOLANDHotel.com
or call 877-LEGOLAND (534-6526). If you book online before Dec. 31, you can get up to two childrenís hopper tickets, including LEGOLAND and SEA LIFE Aquarium, for free with two paid adults.