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Review of Clown Around

Clown Around
Ranked #184 of 398 things to do in Edinburgh
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Owner description: A fantastic family run business where you'll be welcome all year round. The only indoor trampoline, softplay, sensory room and party centre all under one roof. Reasonably priced where Julie and her team look forward to getting to know you and your children. Parties our speciality where every attention to detail has been considered.
Useful Information: Food available for purchase, Wheelchair access, Activities for young children, Baby buggy parking, Bathroom facilities
Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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7 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 July 2013

I have visited this place a few times and I certainly won't be back, it needs upgrading and to a new venue would be good too. This place is tiny, when it's busy it's not even worth going in it's too crammed. The baby area is VERY small, the seating area is next to nothing, the bigger play area you are not allowed to go in it with your child, what happens if they get stuck or hurt themselves? The parking is almost non existent, you're more likely to end up with a bump attempting to drive into the car park it's so tight lol! The only good thing is it's cheap, but you get what you pay for i'm afraid, it's dirty and needs a good revamp! Oh and there is no space for more than 1 buggy in the place and even then you are more than likely to fall over it.

Visited April 2013
Thank louise t
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English first
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29 reviews
22 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
“Great wee place”
Reviewed 29 March 2013

This place is very good, have been to many parties over the years as my family is so large. Has trampolines and soft play, my son always has fun here, very clean and staff always helpful and friendly. The only negatives is I find the cafe a bit expensive, also only really suits kids up to age 8 as its quite small compared to other soft plays. also you are always lucky if you get a parking space which can be stressful. Defo worth a visit though

Visited February 2013
1 Thank Julie Y
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Edinburgh, Scotland, United Kingdom
Level Contributor
56 reviews
27 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 61 helpful votes
“Old,tired,dirty,poor chav staff!”
Reviewed 24 March 2013 via mobile

Been here a few times for party's. Hate it. Full of chav's and really dated. Food is anyting that can be deep fat fried. Used to be good till a few other softplays opened up and showed us all there is another way to operate a softplay

3 Thank Simon Y
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Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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22 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
“Great party venue”
Reviewed 5 October 2012

What can I say? This has to be one of the very best party venues for those under 10 years of age, in Edinburgh. We hosted our daughter's party there recently and all the children had a wonderful time. Most of the children had autism and the staff were simply wonderful with the children and the parents. This has been our experience when we visited as party guests too.

The food was exactly what the kids wanted - chicken nuggets or pizza with chips followed by a huge ice cream! For us parents, however, the best bit was the wonderful fruit platter that was served. And guess what? The children scoffed the lot!

Great party venue and such good value. We will be back.

Visited September 2012
2 Thank CMF101
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