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Monkey Bizness

Open Now: 09:30 - 18:00
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Eldest enjoyed the 'rock climbing'

We brought our two grandchildren (seven and two) here as the eldest wanted to try the rock... read more

Reviewed 30 October 2018
Rochford, United Kingdom
Great place

We have been coming here with my daughter for a long time and she loves it, I have never had a bad... read more

Reviewed 12 September 2018
Greater London, United Kingdom
via mobile
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  • Average13%
  • Poor15%
  • Terrible19%
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“ice rink”(8 reviews)
“soft play”(14 reviews)
“party host”(6 reviews)
WELCOME TO ESSEX'S NEWEST ATTRACTION - THE FUN FACTORY. OVER 2O,OOO SQ. FT OF PURE FUN! Thank you for visiting The Fun Factory Trip Advisor page. The Fun Factory's main aim is to provide a clean, safe and ultra exciting environment for children aged...more
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6 Purdeys Way, Rochford, Southend-on-Sea SS4 1ND, England
+44 1702 549602
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All reviews ice rink soft play party host my son loves entry price party room kids play area wall climbing great place for kids kids love great value big slide activity grandchildren mum
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Reviewed 30 October 2018

We brought our two grandchildren (seven and two) here as the eldest wanted to try the rock climbing. He did and did really well with it which was great confidence booster for him. They both had a busy time and left exhausted. We took the...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank MartinG_53
Reviewed 12 September 2018 via mobile

We have been coming here with my daughter for a long time and she loves it, I have never had a bad experience with staff or children. We have been to lots of soft play places and this is her favourite. The facilities are good...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank jomallett
Reviewed 5 September 2018 via mobile

Could be a lovely fun place for kids up to the ages of around 11, but is sadly let down by lack of staff and poor parenting of children coming to play here. The amount of boisterous children both boys and girls tearing through all...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank allanac1
Reviewed 3 September 2018 via mobile

We are at Monkey Business now. It is Monday morning and there are very few children here. We have paid for rock climbing and there has not been a member of staff on the rock climbing wall since we came 70 minutes ago, the excuse...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Shillbidder
Reviewed 29 August 2018 via mobile

This used to be the fun factory, but now monkey business. The facilities are OK but in my opinion it's dangerously understaffed. Also something I noticed this time when this was the fun factory the gates in and out locked magnetically and you had to...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank ALTL1971
Reviewed 29 August 2018 via mobile

Very clean, one staff member running around doing all the other members jobs. Wait 3 HOURS for food, to be told refund or nothing. Appalling run. Wont be returning

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank kglenn2308
Reviewed 26 August 2018 via mobile

Great place for kids to climb and play skating is also great. It's got a cafe which is good value. Parking can be limiting at certain times.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank peter12345678901234
Reviewed 23 August 2018 via mobile

Manager so rude speak to people like if nothing has happened. I also saw children run up the slide and no one went to tell the child off and then I saw two other customers complained about the food and the manager did nothing im...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank GeRoHu52
Reviewed 13 August 2018 via mobile

First time visiting since not being 'Fun Factory'. On first instance seemed no different but then saw the price change. Different prices for different activities. Of course my daughter and her friend wanted to do everything so quite pricey. But what really annoyed me was...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank shapease
Reviewed 25 June 2018

We have taken our granddaughter here twice..(we don't live in Rochford) once before the change and once after. Both times were very enjoyable for her and we were able to relax knowing we could see her wherever she was playing. She had great fun both...More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank waitykatie
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