Are you looking for a fun and spooky adventure? Look no further than Phantom Manor, the haunted ride at Disneyland Paris. This attraction is located in Frontierland in Disneyland Park, and is perfect for families and first-timers alike.
As the story goes, you enter through the gates of an old abandoned mansion and immediately feel a chill down your spine. Inside, mysterious music plays as you move from room to room. You’ll be surrounded by eerie lighting and ghoulish decorations, and soon you will meet many of the 999 haunts living in the house.
The sad story behind the manor
Phantom Manor tells the sad story of a bride left standing at the altar multiple times, never to have her love return! She is still wandering through the mansion in her bridal dress, waiting for someone to marry her. Unfortunately, you will soon find out what happened to all her fiancés and who did it.
What to expect on Phantom Manor
Phantom Manor is a dark ride, meaning it takes place well, mainly in the dark Guests ride in ‘Doom Buggies’, small carriages that travel through the different scenes of the ride. The ride contains special effects, both audio and visual, and some haunted characters that can make it a bit scary for young children. Make sure they are ready for it, as the ride is about 10 minutes long, and it’s very difficult to opt out once you are in the Doom Buggy.
Ride Restrictions and Wait Times
The ride is suitable for all ages, and there are no restrictions. However, guests should know that the ride can be a bit intense and may not be suitable for young children. The average wait time for Phantom Manor is usually around 30 minutes, but there is hardly any wait during the low season.
It also offers Premier Access for guests who don’t want to wait. You can buy expedited access to this ride through the Disneyland Paris website, although you probably won’t need it. The ride is also accessible for guests with a disability. If you require any accommodation, make sure to see the Cast Member at the entrance or exit of the ride.
Why you should ride Phantom Manor
Phantom Manor is an attraction that should not be missed during your visit to Disneyland Paris. It is a great way to experience the darker side of Disney while still keeping it family-friendly. The ride contains special effects, a sad backstory, and lots of haunted characters.
It’s also a spin on the classic Haunted Mansion rides that can be found in the Disney Parks in the US. Perfect for any Disney fan who likes the history of the parks. Plus, the wait times are usually reasonable, making it a great attraction to add to your itinerary.