Splatkidz
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Splatkidz offers outdoor Lasertag games and Birthday parties. We provide Lasertag games for adults and kids of 6+ at our Colchester outdoor arena. We use a new exciting and immersive version of Lasertag especially for kids that lets them experience all their favourite video games but for real! Parents, older friends and siblings also love it too, and are also welcome to join in!
Duration: 2-3 hours
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  • Keeley D
    1 contribution
    5.0 of 5 bubbles
    Fab 9th birthday party venue
    Splatkidz hosted my son’s 9th birthday party. They were brilliant from beginning to end. The admin in the lead up was prompt and informative and the hosts on the day were great with the kids. The group of 12 boys had a fantastic time. The covered picnic area was perfect for a mid-game pit stop and very much needed in the sunshine for the parents that stayed to watch. Would highly recommend!
    Visited May 2023
    Travelled with friends
    Written 27 May 2023
  • Wayne
    19 contributions
    5.0 of 5 bubbles
    Fun packed session
    If your thinking about booking this for a kids party, DO IT! Kids loved it and the adults just as much. Guns are very accurate, the guys that run it are entertaining and have such a Hugh selection of games from team deathwatch to zombies, to capture the flag well worth the money and you will need a rest by the end. Epic day. Will definitely do again.
    Visited July 2023
    Travelled with family
    Written 9 July 2023
  • GoPlaces53771452849
    1 contribution
    5.0 of 5 bubbles
    Fantastic lasertag birthday party
    We had our sons 8th birthday party here, attended by 23 children in total and a few adults had a go as well!! It was an absolutely fantastic experience and everyone had the best time!! Jackie and John are superb hosts, nothing was too much trouble and you could see that they genuinely cared about everyone enjoying the party. Cannot recommend highly enough, we will definitely book again!
    Visited July 2023
    Travelled with family
    Written 25 July 2023
  • Nicky S
    1 contribution
    5.0 of 5 bubbles
    Amazing party would 100% recommend
    Such an amazing 8th birthday party today, all the kids loved it! It was a brilliant venue and so well organised what a great set up! We loved how immersive it was, no one was left out, if they die the are straight back in the game. Would highly recommend to anyone considering this, you won’t be disappointed
    Visited August 2023
    Travelled with friends
    Written 16 August 2023
  • Smitha R
    1 contribution
    5.0 of 5 bubbles
    Fantastic
    I booked laser tag party for my 13 year old son. He and his friends had a fabulous time at the splatkidz. The host was very friendly and made it very special for the kids and us. The games were exciting and we had great fun having the party in splatkidz.
    Visited September 2023
    Travelled with family
    Written 24 September 2023
  • Jenny C
    2 contributions
    5.0 of 5 bubbles
    Another brilliant party
    3rd kids party with splatkidz and as ever went like a dream. The kids (and adults!) love the laser guns and have the best time doing the games. Thanks @splatkidz- no doubt we will return!
    Visited October 2023
    Travelled with family
    Written 1 October 2023
  • Michaela M
    1 contribution
    5.0 of 5 bubbles
    The best day in beautiful settings!
    I am so glad that we found Splatkidz. We booked a party of 12 for our sons 8th birthday in October 2023. We had the best day and everyone really enjoyed it! The feedback from parents was that all the children had had the most amazing time! It was lovely to do something different and have the kids loving every minute. I can not rave about this place enough! It’s laid out perfectly in beautiful surroundings, with incredible hosts making it the perfect party for many age groups and adults too! The owners were amazing from start to finish going several extra miles to make the day perfect! John was the most incredible host along with his lovely assistant - they were brilliant at engaging the children throughout, guiding the party smoothly and making us all laugh along the way. Jackie was also lovely, helping me organise the party, welcoming us all to the venue and ensuring we all had a fantastic day. Being a short straightforward drive from Colchester we are excited to go back again! If you’re looking for a memorable, fun and stress free party check out Splatkidz! Thank you again to the whole Splatkidz team for making our day so amazing 🤩
    Visited October 2023
    Travelled with friends
    Written 23 October 2023
  • David W
    1 contribution
    5.0 of 5 bubbles
    Great 10th birthday party!
    We had our sons 10th birthday at Splatkidz. Our son and all his friends had a great time. The session is more expensive than normal laser tag but in terms of value for money there is no comparison. We were playing different games non stop for around 2.5hrs. The kids were suitably shattered and a bit muddy, all with big smiles on their faces! Thanks to the instructors, they made it fun and got involved.
    Visited March 2024
    Travelled with friends
    Written 18 March 2024
  • STaylor182
    2 contributions
    5.0 of 5 bubbles
    Party package - fantastic fun!
    Excellent activities and the 8 year old birthday boys completely loved it (and so did the big kids!) Jackie and her husband were so helpful and friendly. We were able to have cakes and drinks that we brought for the party everything was no problem. Really enjoyed it thank you.
    Visited March 2024
    Travelled with friends
    Written 31 March 2024
  • Ronnie B
    1 contribution
    5.0 of 5 bubbles
    Great fun for my child.
    I was apprehensive about taking my autistic child to play Lasertag, I couldn't have been more wrong. He took to it and didn't want to go home, he won quite a few of the stats that were read out after each game. I couldn't recommend this place more, nothing is too much for the hosts.
    Visited April 2024
    Travelled with family
    Written 27 April 2024
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Simon W
Colchester, UK1 contribution
5.0 of 5 bubbles
May 2024 • Friends
This was the second year running that our son wanted to have his birthday party at Splatkids.
The booking process is easy and the signing of waivers and choosing of teams can all be done on line beforehand... which means more time to play!
John and Michael are passionate about the kit and the experience and are able to form respectful relationships with children; they really add to the fun and help throughout so that children have a great time.
They have big plans and are building escape rooms and a cafe.
This is a fantastic venue for parties.
Written 12 May 2024
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Jennifer J
Suva, Fiji1 contribution
5.0 of 5 bubbles
Apr 2024 • Friends
My son had the best 12th birthday party here with his 10 friends. The boys played for nearly 2 hrs straight - back to back games - and they had SUCH a great time. At one point, a boy ran over to check the time, when he discovered they still had an hour left, he said, 'Oh, great! I thought it was almost over!' He didn't want it to end!

The organisers were so helpful ahead of time with clear instructions, guidance and helpful text message reminders about forms that needed to be completed ahead of time. They were also really understanding when I needed to change the time to accommodate some of his friends.

On the day, everything was set up ready to go. We started playing right away and even 2 dads joined in (I think they had more fun than the boys!) They also have a little cover picnic area that we used after the games for 20 minutes to have some snacks and cake. They were so hungry after running around!

If you are looking for a really fun, safe, active party venue for your kids - look no further. All the kids were talking about this party for a week afterwards! My son wants to come back next year! Thank you so much for such a great event! :0)
Written 8 May 2024
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Nikki C
1 contribution
5.0 of 5 bubbles
Apr 2024 • Friends
Son recently had his 10th birthday party at Splatkidz and it was such great fun for everyone, including a couple of the dads, none of them wanted to stop playing!
Brilliantly organised, fun, interactive games for 2 hours outside, it was perfect. Would definitely book again for adults or kids.
Written 3 May 2024
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Ronnie B
1 contribution
5.0 of 5 bubbles
Apr 2024 • Family
I was apprehensive about taking my autistic child to play Lasertag, I couldn't have been more wrong.
He took to it and didn't want to go home, he won quite a few of the stats that were read out after each game.
I couldn't recommend this place more, nothing is too much for the hosts.
Written 27 April 2024
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STaylor182
2 contributions
5.0 of 5 bubbles
Mar 2024 • Friends
Excellent activities and the 8 year old birthday boys completely loved it (and so did the big kids!)

Jackie and her husband were so helpful and friendly. We were able to have cakes and drinks that we brought for the party everything was no problem.

Really enjoyed it thank you.
Written 31 March 2024
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David W
1 contribution
5.0 of 5 bubbles
Mar 2024 • Friends
We had our sons 10th birthday at Splatkidz. Our son and all his friends had a great time. The session is more expensive than normal laser tag but in terms of value for money there is no comparison. We were playing different games non stop for around 2.5hrs. The kids were suitably shattered and a bit muddy, all with big smiles on their faces!
Thanks to the instructors, they made it fun and got involved.
Written 18 March 2024
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Naomi L
1 contribution
5.0 of 5 bubbles
Mar 2024 • Friends
An amazing birthday party! Fun games, action packed, so funny! I couldn't recommend this more. We went for my child's birthday party but now I want to book to go myself!
Written 9 March 2024
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Verity T
1 contribution
5.0 of 5 bubbles
Mar 2024 • Family
My daughter had her 12th birthday party here. Every single one of them loved it!
Thank you so much to Jackie and John for such a brilliant afternoon!
Written 2 March 2024
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Michaela M
1 contribution
5.0 of 5 bubbles
Oct 2023 • Friends
I am so glad that we found Splatkidz. We booked a party of 12 for our sons 8th birthday in October 2023. We had the best day and everyone really enjoyed it!
The feedback from parents was that all the children had had the most amazing time! It was lovely to do something different and have the kids loving every minute. I can not rave about this place enough! It’s laid out perfectly in beautiful surroundings, with incredible hosts making it the perfect party for many age groups and adults too! The owners were amazing from start to finish going several extra miles to make the day perfect! John was the most incredible host along with his lovely assistant - they were brilliant at engaging the children throughout, guiding the party smoothly and making us all laugh along the way. Jackie was also lovely, helping me organise the party, welcoming us all to the venue and ensuring we all had a fantastic day.
Being a short straightforward drive from Colchester we are excited to go back again!
If you’re looking for a memorable, fun and stress free party check out Splatkidz!

Thank you again to the whole Splatkidz team for making our day so amazing 🤩
Written 23 October 2023
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Jenny C
2 contributions
5.0 of 5 bubbles
Oct 2023 • Family
3rd kids party with splatkidz and as ever went like a dream. The kids (and adults!) love the laser guns and have the best time doing the games. Thanks @splatkidz- no doubt we will return!
Written 2 October 2023
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