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LEGOLAND Hotel Disco Elevator & Nightly Live Entertainment Videos

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One of the most unique and memorable aspects of the world's first LEGOLAND Hotel is its disco elevator. When the doors close, disco music and colorful lights come to life.

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LEGOLAND Hotel Disco Elevator Video

Legoland Hotel Disco Elevator

I dare you to not start dancing in the disco elevator! If your kids are like mine, they will want to ride up and down the three-story hotel again and again just for a chance to get their groove on.

Click  the image above to watch a Legoland Hotel disco elevator video!

Whoopee Cushion Carpeting

Just outside the elevator's doors on the hotel's first floor is the Whoopee Cushion carpeting, which makes noise when children jump on it. The Lego character on the wall says, “Ohh. You stinky pink!” At least that's what it sounded like to me. Hilarious!

LEGOLAND Hotel Whoopee Cushion carpet

Whoopee Cushion carpeting just outside the disco elevator at the LEGOLAND Hotel

Nightly Live Entertainment

Another bonus of staying at the LEGOLAND Hotel in Carlsbad, California is the nightly live entertainment for children. Don't expect a theatrical production complete with a plot. It's really more of instructed play time with a LEGOLAND character. During our visit a pirate was in charge.

LEGOLAND Hotel Disco Elevator Video

The Castle Play area at the LEGOLAND Hotel

The show takes place in the Castle Play area, near the lobby. The castle/pirate ship is filled with thousands of Lego bricks for building. This is adjacent to Mini's Café, where parents can grab a drink or a quick snack and relax while children play.

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To make the most of your visit, check out these LEGOLAND California Tips for All Ages from Babies to Teens or my full LEGOLAND Hotel Review now.

Which do you think your kids would like more, the disco elevator, the Whoopee Cushion carpeting, or the live nightly entertainment? Let us know in the comments below!

A Note from The Travel Mama: My family and I were invited to stay at the LEGOLAND Hotel for a special media grand opening event. As always, all opinions are my own.

About Colleen Lanin, The Travel Mama

Colleen Lanin, MBA, is the founder and editor-in-chief of the popular travel blog, She is an expert in travel with kids and without. As the author of the book, "The Travel Mamas' Guide," she teaches parents how to make the most of traveling with babies and children. Colleen loves sharing tips on hotels, cruises, spas, theme parks, and global lifestyle topics. When she is not traveling the world, she lives in Arizona with her husband and two kids.

  1. Amber's The Mile High Mama says

    OHMYGOSH, my son would go wild about this. What would you say is the best age for LEGOLAND? They’re turning 7 and 9 this summer. Have we missed our chance?

  2. My kids are a bit old for Legoland but we might go just for the disco elevator!!

    • Colleen Lanin, The Travel Mama says

      Lisa – Seriously, that elevator was so cool! It’s certainly the most interesting elevator I’ve ever been in.

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