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The Good Play Cafe

128-130 Seabourne Road | Southbourne, Bournemouth BH5 2HZ, England
+44 1202 425577
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Great fun for the kids.

If the kids are happy then so am I. They can play here for hours while I catch up on a good book... read more

Reviewed 13 September 2014
laura f
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Christchurch, United Kingdom
Coffee with the Kids

Went out for coffee with some friends and took the kids with us. It was nice to be able to relax as... read more

Reviewed 31 August 2014
Kimberley O
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The Good Play Café is a friendly and bright soft play café in Southbourne, Bournemouth, designed for children 5 years and under. The Good Play Cafe welcomes under 8's to use the play frame at weekends, during school holidays and weekdays after 3pm.With a state-of-the-art four metre play frame plus padded slide into a room with play balls its a great play environment. There is a separate area for younger children equipped with toys and padded shapes. Lots of activities each week as well as the school holidays run from the 'Underwater Garden' room. Different play prices depend on childs age with babies 0-6 momths free, sibling discount applies. Public car parking three minutes walk away.
  • Excellent60%
  • Very good29%
  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“play frame” (6 reviews)
“soft play” (9 reviews)
“ball pit” (5 reviews)
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128-130 Seabourne Road | Southbourne, Bournemouth BH5 2HZ, England
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+44 1202 425577
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Reviewed 13 September 2014

If the kids are happy then so am I. They can play here for hours while I catch up on a good book and coffee. A definite must for hard working mothers like me.

Thank laura f
Reviewed 31 August 2014

Went out for coffee with some friends and took the kids with us. It was nice to be able to relax as the kids were entertained with the soft play area, and it's not expensive!! WINNER!!!

Thank Kimberley O
dorsetmum2boys, Public Relations Manager at The Good Play Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 5 September 2014

Thanks for your review after your last visit, the staff were delighted to read your comments, Claire

Reviewed 17 August 2014

I love this play cafe. The area for little ones is decent sized and my 2 year old can now manage the playframe. The addition of the underground ball pit is loved by my kids and its great to be able to see them on...More

Thank Becky B
Reviewed 12 August 2014

Very relaxing. I dont need to worry about my kids too much as it is a safe place to go. They also have camera so you can sit back with a coffee and still see your kids in those hard to see places that our...More

Thank JonathanandMari... H
Reviewed 25 July 2014

I love this cafe, it's just the right size and its layout is perfect, you can watch your kiddies and feel at ease knowing they are safe! the cherry on top for me is the fact the drinks are actually lovely, some other play cafes...More

Thank Leanne t
dorsetmum2boys, Public Relations Manager at The Good Play Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 5 September 2014

Thanks for your review, We appreciate you taking the time to review us, Claire

Reviewed 30 June 2014

We've been living in Southbourne for nearly two years and have visited here on numerous occasions. Being a dad with three small children under 4 as it is now, I've always found the staff to be polite, cheery and extremely helpful. We've been here as...More

1  Thank Gordon P
Reviewed 20 June 2014 via mobile

Went to the good play cafe the the other day, great classes and stuff going on, place was shiny and squeaky clean, great service, good place to relax while the children play.

1  Thank Lauren B
dorsetmum2boys, Public Relations Manager at The Good Play Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 5 September 2014

Thank you for taking the time to review us again, we really appreciate that you did. Many Thanks Claire

Reviewed 3 June 2014

A great mix of a play and food area that's safe for the little ones to run around. A good choice of food for adults and children, with lovely friendly staff.

1  Thank Sarah L
dorsetmum2boys, Public Relations Manager at The Good Play Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 15 June 2014

thank you for your review on trip advisor, we appreciate you taking the time to review us. We look forward to seeing you in the Cafe soon, Claire.

Reviewed 27 April 2014

My little ones love coming here. you are always greeted by friendly and helpful staff. The play space isn't so huge that my daughter always feels comfortable with it and isnt overwhelmed like in other venues. The food and drinks are reasonably priced and the...More

Thank zo r
Reviewed 6 April 2014

Nice friendly soft play, quite compact but does the job on a rainy day! Nice selection of food and drinks, inc kid friendly options.

Thank jonnibgood
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