Days Out

Soft Play Centres

There are some fantastic places to take children on our doorstep and a short journey away.

Below are some suggestions for paying and free days out across our region. If you have any other suggestions for a day out that you have enjoyed, or want to feature your attraction, please contact us here

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In line with Government guidance on COVID-19, local attractions and venues have been closed and activities and events cancelled or postponed. Some are starting to re-open with new restrictions in place (a lot are online booking in advance).

I am endeavouring to keep the listings as up to date as possible but please check with venues first before going, thanks for your understanding.

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Kinderland Playzone

kinderland hull soft playA fun, play and learning destination for all the family located at Priory Park, Hull, just past the Village Hotel (Unit 5 Banner Court, Priory Road, Hull, HU4 7DY).

We have worked hard to create an environment that both children and parents will enjoy. A great deal of time and care has been taken to provide you with the very safest and best play areas and we know your children will love it. As well as great fun for the kids, you’ll find superb quality food and drinks at our cafe bar. Midweek offers:

  • £1 Mondays – Entry is just £1 after 3pm on Mondays
  • Tuesday to Friday – Play & East just £6.80 (term time)

Kinderland Playzone is also Hull’s premier choice for children’s parties. We offer a wide range of flexibly priced party packages to suit all budgets, as well as a host of themes to suit the characters in your children’s lives.

For more info please call 01482 508811. Or visit their website here or follow them on facebook here.

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Rock Up Soft Play

rock up soft play hullRock Up, St Stephens Centre, Hull

Soft play with a difference. We have a fantastic soft play area for babies through to children up to 7. Also on site we have 26 fun climbing walls towering over 8m with multiple routes to their peaks. Kids can climb from just 4 years old. We also offer specially staffed Toddler sessions for younger ones who can enjoy climbing and soft play.

Come with all your kids – there is something for everyone to enjoy no matter what the age or ability. Parents love to participate too. We are located in St Stephens so you can drop in when shopping for a rest, have a freshly brewed coffee and snack while the younger ones burn off some energy.

More than soft play – It’s time to reach new heights at Rock Up Hull.

Ample parking on site. Open 7 days. For more information please visit their website here.

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Smile Cafe, Pocklington

The Mile, Pocklington, York, YO42 1TW.

For younger children, under five, there’s a lovely indoor soft play area with double slide, mats and building toys, plus an outdoor play area with climbing frame, swings and ride-on toys.

Smile Café is also the perfect place to host your child’s birthday party, with plenty of fun activities to suit all ages. The family-friendly play café is available for parties Monday to Saturday from 4pm and every Sunday afternoon from 1.30pm.

Smile Café is proud of its reputation for customer satisfaction, value for money and excellent food – with a food hygiene rating of 5/5.

For more information and bookings please call Jo on 01759 305420, email, or check out their website here or their facebook page here.

Big Fun Indoor Play Centre

Big Fun is the largest indoor soft play area in the UK. They have a dedicated area specifically for children under 4 years old, a large main play area for children up to 14 years old, go karts, trampolines, and a large seating area and cafe for parents. Special sessions are:

  • Toddler Sessions (3yrs and under), 10am-3pm term time only.
  • Weekly Special Educational Needs sessions every Tuesday from 10-11am.
  • Monthly Teen Nights (11-15yrs) on the 1st Wednesday of each month, 7.30-9.30pm.
  • Adult Nights every Friday, 7.30-9.30pm.

Otherwise, open Monday to Friday 10am-7pm (Tuesday 11am to 7pm, SEN session 10am to 11am). Sunday 10am-6pm.

335 National Avenue, Hull, HU5 4JB. 01482 441441.

Blue Kangaroo Adventure Play Centre

A Mumbler favourite, a small and friendly soft play, you can see your children at all times from most of the tables so can keep an eye on them easily. Two areas to choose from, one is designed for children aged 0-3 years, and the larger area is for children up to 8 years.

Open Monday to Saturday 9am-5pm, Sunday 10am-4pm. Please call in advance on a weekend to ensure they are not closed for an exclusive party.

174 Finkle Street, Cottingham, HU16 4AZ.  01482 844200

Crazy Club at Princes Quay

Crazy Club is a multi-tiered soft play centre, providing a safe, secure and stimulating play environment. Our play frames cater for children from 0 – 12 years, with dedicated play zones for babies, toddlers and juniors.

Crazy Club play area has received a highly prized Royal Society for the Prevention of Accidents’ (RoSPA) Gold Operator Award. Gold Awards are given to sites found to provide “a very high level of performance, demonstrating well developed occupational health and safety management systems” and “outstanding control of risk and very low levels of error, harm and loss”.

Special Offers include toddler mornings during term time, and after school meal deals for school kids. Weekend offer of Kids Play for £1 every Saturday & Sunday, entry before 10am.

Lower Deck, within Superbowl UK, Princes Quay Shopping Centre, Hull.

East Coast Crazy Kids

A safe and secure indoor playground and soft play area for children of all age groups. Get in touch with us if you are planning a birthday party. Open every day from 10am-6pm

East Coast Crazy Kids, 44 Southcoates Lane, Hull, HU9 3AD. 01482 704 30

Fuzzy Eds

Soft Play area situated within The Oyster Catcher at Kingswood, Hull. Suitable for children ages 0-12 yrs with a dedicated under 5s areas. Open every day from 9.30am-7pm. FREE entry every Tuesday all day! (just entry, no food or drink included).

Kingswood Retail Park, Gibraltar Road, Hull, HU7 3DB. 01482 370440

Hornsea Freeport – Beach Cove

We’ve got loads for you to see and do! The indoor play area know as ‘The Caves’ has been refurbished and is ready for you all to enjoy, don’t worry though adults can enjoy food and drink in the brand new new ‘Rockpool Cafe’!

Outside we have a whole host of treats for you, which includes an outdoor adventure playground featuring a zip wire, bouncing pillow, giant sand pit and coming soon electric car racing track!

Beach Cove, for the first time, will also be offering ‘Weekly and Annual’ passes these will be priced accordingly so you can enjoy the brand new leisure facility time and time again!

Hornsea Freeport, Rolston Road, Hornsea, HU18 1UT. 01964 534211.

Little Monkeys

Little Monkeys soft play area inside the Hull Indoor Sports Centre on Harpings Road. Open daily 10am – 7pm, other than Tuesdays, 9am-7pm and Wednesdays, 11am-7pm.

Harpings Road, National Avenue, Hull, HU5 4JF. 01482 447766

Mega Fun at Jack in the Box

A Mumbler favourite, very open, airy and spacious and always clean. 3 different zones – babies, toddlers & juniors. Great food.  Gymnastics classes held in the room above, see Weekly Classes section.

Open Monday to Saturday 9.30am – 6.30pm (Friday till 7.00pm, Saturday till 6.00pm), Sunday 10.00am – 6.00pm. School Holidays close at 5.30pm every day.

Annie Reed Road, Grovehill Industrial Estate, Beverley, HU17 0LF. 01482 880091

Monkey Bizness

Soft play zone in East Hull, separate toddler area. Open Sunday to Thursday 9.30am-6pm, Friday & Saturday 9.30am-7pm.

Unit 1 Malmo Road, Bergen Way, Sutton Fields Industrial Estate, Hull, HU7 0YQ. 01482 826649.

Wacky Warehouse

Soft play for under 12s located within the Kingstown Hotel in Hedon.

Open Monday to Thursday & Sunday, 9:30am – 7pm, Friday & Saturday, 9:30am – 8pm.

Hull Road, Hedon, HU12 8DJ. 01482 890461