Bedtime Story Competition

Win a stay in our new magical Castle Hotel and have the chance to write the hotel’s official bedtime short story!

The Castle Hotel Bedtime Story Competition

Booking is now open for our LEGOLAND Castle Hotel, opening July 2017

Calling all Little Wizard Writers!

We want YOU to create a magical short story for our awesome new LEGOLAND Castle Hotel! The winning entry will be bought to life to take pride of place in each room of our wonderful new hotel. 

The Prize

  • The winning story will be printed as a book and placed in each room of The Castle Hotel
  • The winner, along with their family, will be one of the first to stay at the new luxury hotel 
  • The winner will have the opportunity to help create illustrations for their story
  • The tale will be turned into an e-book and audio book, recorded by the winner themselves

The Runner Up Prize: One runner up will win a family stay at the Castle Hotel when it opens in July.


How to Enter

  • Write your short story (no longer than 500 words)
  • The story must start with 'Once upon a time in the LEGOLAND Castle Hotel…'
  • The tale should be set in a magical world of fire breathing dragons and whimsical wizards
  • Your story can be uploaded as a picture or can be copied and pasted into the relevant field below
  • Complete the form with your contact details below

*Please Note: There are two age group categories - ‘9 and under’ and ‘10-12’.  Two entries from each category will be shortlisted, with one winner of each category. From these two, ONE will be chosen as the overall winner. Parental consent for each child is required, Entries must be received by 19th March 2017. For full terms and conditions please visit our Terms and Conditions.