Soft Play Venues

Dorset has some fabulous Soft Play Centres and Play Cafés and many run toddler groups, pre school classes and half term activities helping to keep energetic children entertained all year round.

EAST DORSET

The Ark

The Ark has a fantastic multi level soft play with exciting obstacles, slides and a separate toddler area with ball pit and sensory activities.  You’ll also find a great indoor ice rink suitable for big and little one’s plus an ice cream parlour and restaurant with a spacious terrace.

Children’s Party Packages are available.

Please visit the Website for admission costs and full details or visit the Facebook page for upcoming events and special offers.

Address  Poole Park, Poole

Contact Tel  01202 717197

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Giggles

Large soft play area with slides and a smaller area for under 2's.  Giggles also has a nursery, holiday club and dressing up area.  The Cafe offers a variety of snacks and drinks.

Children's Party Packages are available.

Please visit the Website for admission costs and special offers.

Address  25c Elliott Road, West Howe Industrial Estate, Bournemouth, BH11 8LQ

Contact Tel  01202 331952

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Good Play Cafe

Please note - The Good Play Café has now closed

Kids Kingdom

Fun good sized multi level soft play with sperate area for little one's.  Please contact the Sports Centre before going as the Website states the soft play may be closed for private parties.

Children's Party Packages are available.

Please visit the Website for further details.

Address   The Junction, Station Approach, Broadstone, Poole

Contact Tel   01202 777766

Lemur Landings

Large soft play with multi level play frame, toddler and sensory area plus cafe/restaurant.

Children's Party Packages are available.

Please visit the Website for admission costs and special events.

Address  Tower Park (above the Cinema), Yarrow Road, Poole, BH12 4NY

Contact Tel  01202 740500

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Littledown Centre Soft Play

Great little soft play area within the Sports Centre for under 5's with 2 levels to jump and play plus a slide and soft play shapes.

Children's Party Packages are available.

Please visit the Website for opening times and admission costs.

Address  Littledown Centre, Chaseside, Bournemouth, BH7 7DX

Contact Tel  01202 417600

Little Pickles

Indoor Play Café with twin level adventure soft play areas for children under 5.

Children's Party Packages are available.

Please visit the Website for admission costs and special offers.

Address  723 Wimborne Road, Moordown, Bournemouth, BH9 2AX

Contact Tel  01202 533311

lollipops Play Cafe

Multi level soft play centre with, baby/toddler area, outdoor play and a Cafe perfect for under 5's. 

Children's Party Packages are available.

Please visit the Website for admission costs, classes and special offers.

Address  16 Lansdeer Road, Westbourne, BH4 9EH

Contact Tel  01202 766710

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Monkey Madness

Recently under new management this soft play has a fantastic large main frame and a smaller one for toddlers plus a café selling hot and cold food.  

Children's Party Packages are available, including laser tag, teddy mountain and jungles parties. 

Please visit Website for admission prices, classes and special offers.

Address  Reid Street, Christchurch, BH23 2BT

Contact Tel  01202 481015

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Oasis Indoor Fun Centre

New for 2016 the Oasis Fun Centre has a fantastic beach themed multi level soft play with slides, tunnels, big bouncy balls, a toddler area and Cafe.  Within the Indoor Centre you’ll also find a great adventure golf course, bowling, amusements and an American diner.

Children’s Party Packages are available.

Please visit the Website for prices, opening times and full details.

Address  Glen Fern Road, Bournemouth, BH1 2LZ

Contact Tel  01202 311611

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Role Play World

New for 2016, Role Play World is an interactive and educational experience where children can learn though play in a fantasy and real life environment.  With role play zones which change, children can have fun in areas like construction, space and the supermarket.

Children's Party Packages are available.

Please visit the Website for further details on booking and current play zones.

Address  280 Charminster Road, Bournemouth, BH8 9RT

Contact Tel  01202 989494

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Rossmore Sports Centre

Multi level soft play with ball pit suitable for younger children.

Children's Party Packages are available.

Please visit the Website for more info.

Address  Herbert Avenue, Parkstone, Poole, BH12 4HR

Contact Tel  01202 738787

Woody's

New for 2016, Woody’s soft play is located at Upton Country Park in the Courtyard Barn by the Tea Rooms.  Designed for children under 8 years of age with a ball pit, slide, obstacles and a separate area for babies.

Currently under trial until March 2017.

Please visit the Website for park details and special events. 

Address  Upton Country Park, Poole Road, Poole, BH17 7BJ

Contact Tel  01202 262753

NORTH DORSET

Climb Aboard Soft Play

This soft play centre features a 3 tier adventure play area plus a smaller baby and toddler area.

Children's Party Packages are available.

Please visit the Website for admission prices and opening times.

Address  Unit 5/6 Ambassador Business Park, West Stour, SP8 5SE

Contact Tel  01747 839888

Coolplay

Large indoor and outdoor play area featuring slides, ball pools, bouncy castles, laser invaders, trampolines and much more.

Facilities include a café selling hot and cold food.

Children's Party Packages are available.

Please visit the Website for admission prices and details on the various outdoor activities.

Address  Rivers Corner, Sturminster Newton

Contact Tel  01258 474666

Crazy Monsters

This soft play has a large 3 tier adventure play zone with ball pits, slides and obstacles.  There's also a good sized toddler area and plenty of seating upstairs and downstairs.

Facilities include toilets with baby change and a café selling hot and cold food.

Children's Party Packages are available.

Please visit the Website for admission prices and opening times.

Address  Unit 8 Sunrise Bus Park, Higher Shaftesbury Road, Blandford Forum, DT11 8ST

Contact Tel  01258 456688

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Riversmeet Leisure Centre

Have a go on Gillingham’s most amazing Jungle themed Inflatable soft play area.  The huge inflatable castles and ball pit will entertain children from 0 to 12 years.  The adjacent matted areas creates a safe environment to play in and gives adults somewhere to sit and watch whilst the little one’s explore.

Facilities include a Café which provides hot drinks, lunch menu and cakes.

Children’s Party Packages also available.

Please visit the Website for opening times and prices.

Address  RiversMeet Leisure Centre, Hardings Lane, Gillingham, Dorset, SP8 4HX

Contact Tel  01747 834013 

PURBECK

Purbeck Sports Centre

Small soft play within the sports centre suitable for young children with slides and a ball pit area.

Please visit the Website for full details.

Address  Worgret Road, Wareham, BH20 4PH

Contact Tel  01929 500000

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WEST DORSET

Cupcakes Play Cafe

Recently opened, the Cupcake Play Café in Weymouth gives parents the chance to sit and relax with a cuppa and slice of homemade cake while the children play for free.

Please visit the Facebook page for further information.

Address  20a Gloucester Road, Weymouth, Dorset, DT4 7AW

Contact Tel  01305 778053

The Fun Factory

The huge playframe is spread over 5 levels and has a separate sports area and toddler activity area.  Facilities include a restaurant selling hot and cold food.

Children’s Party Packages are available.

Please visit the Website for admission prices and information on toddler mornings.

Address  7 Albany Road, Granby Industrial Estate, Weymouth, DT4 9TH

Contact Tel  01305 777334

Fantasy Island

Hidden away in Bowleaze Cove is a fun park with a large indoor soft play with huge slides and great obstacles.  You’ll also find a café and coffee bar with seating overlooking Weymouth Bay.

Please visit the Website for prices and opening times.

Address  Bowlease Coveway, Weymouth, DT3 6PW

Contact Tel  01305 834746

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Munchkins Play Cafe

Recently refurbished this play café is ideal for Mums and Dads to relax and enjoy a cuppa with a slice of cake while the children play and have fun with little tykes cars, dress up, trains and much more.

Please visit the Facebook page for further info.

Address  33 Trinity Street, Dorchester, DT1 1TT

Contact Tel  01305 753435

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The Palmhouse

Unique café-bistro and activity centre.  'Blooming kids' indoor and outdoor play area is perfect for under 5's and the outdoor decking and play area is ideal for long sunny days.

Please visit the Website for further information, prices and special events.

Address  Melcombe Regis Car Park, Commercial Road, Weymouth, DT4 7DW

Contact Tel  01305 458089

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Sharkys Playzone

Please note - Sharkeys Play Centre has now closed


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Soft Play Venues Dorset