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Best Indoor and Soft Play Areas In Essex

We've rounded up the best indoor and soft play areas in Essex in our quest to discover brilliant family attractions and places to visit near you. There are 188 Essex indoor and soft play areas to pick from. Find the perfect places to go with your kids and get out on your next adventure!

All the indoor and soft play areas we list are rated according to the ages they are suitable for, facilities and whether they are suitable for rainy days or best when the sun is shining.

Many of the places we list are historic or educational in nature and would be suitable for class trips or as ways to keep the learning up whilst having fun over the school holidays.

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Indoor soft play frame at Crazy Kids Adventure Play in Braintree

Partyman Braintree

  • Braintree
  • Indoor
  • Indoor and Soft Play Areas

Crazy Kids Adventure Play has one of the biggest play towers in Essex, plus 2 giant multi-level frames for kids of different ages, ensuring that olde...

Partyman World Braintree

Partyman World Braintree

  • Braintree
  • Indoor
  • Indoor and Soft Play Areas

Who here fancies some fun? Great, because Partyman World Braintree is full of it with face painting, ball ponds and plenty of tasty tuck. Get kids st...

Kids in ball pit at Wacky Warehouse Queen B in Chelmsford

Wacky Warehouse Queen B

  • Chelmsford
  • Indoor
  • Indoor and Soft Play Areas

Wacky Warehouse at the Queen B features a family friendly restaurant with kids' menu on the ground floor, with a multi level adventure play structure...

A sheep & lamb at White Elm Petting Farm, Bicknacre

White Elm Petting Farm

  • Bicknacre
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Children's Farms

Come and take part in a feeding frenzy at White Elm Petting Farm, and let your little ones feed over 100 animals. Grab a bucket at the entrance and y...

Outside view of Madison Heights in Maldon

Madison Heights

  • Maldon
  • Indoor
  • Ten Pin Bowling Alleys

Come for a day out guaranteed to bowl you over with fun whatever the weather at Madison Heights. First get ready to take the floor on one of the 22 s...

Sign outside Monkey Puzzle at Madison Heights in Maldon

Monkey Puzzle at Madison Heights

  • Maldon
  • Indoor
  • Indoor and Soft Play Areas

Monkey Puzzle offer an amazing giant play frame that is over 6 meters high with a series of exciting climbing structures and educational toys and pac...

Indoor soft play frame and cafe area at Creepy Crawlies Play Centre in Chelmsford

Creepy Crawlies Play Centre

  • Chelmsford
  • Indoor
  • Indoor and Soft Play Areas

Amongst the Creepy Crawlies Play Centre facilities we have a baby section, toddler area and junior structure where children can play, climb, slide, c...

Reception desk at Cheeky Monkeez in South Woodham Ferrers

Cheeky Monkeez

  • South Woodham Ferrers
  • Indoor
  • Indoor and Soft Play Areas

Cheeky Monkeez, based in the middle of South Woodam Ferrers town centre, provides a safe place for children from 0 to 7 years old to come and play, a...

Indoor soft play frame and seating area at Rockys Fun House Billericay

Rockys Fun House Billericay

  • Billericay
  • Indoor
  • Indoor and Soft Play Areas

Rockys Fun House Billericay Located close to Billericay High Street and the train station with its own car park this fun house features both junior a...

Indoor soft play frame at Jungle Adventure in Colchester

Jungle Adventure

  • Colchester
  • Indoor
  • Indoor and Soft Play Areas

At Jungle Adventure follow the tracks as you step deep into the jungle. Once inside there is so much to enjoy, fly along the Aerial Glides, whizz dow...

Roleplay city at Monkey Bizzness in Hockley

Monkey Bizzness

  • Hockley
  • Indoor
  • Indoor and Soft Play Areas

Monkey Bizzness has a traverse climbing wall and awesome 4 Lane waterfall Astra slide, Canon soft ball shootout guns, 5 a side football and basketbal...

Bowling alleys at CJs Bowling in Hockley

CJs Bowling

  • Hockley
  • Indoor
  • Ten Pin Bowling Alleys

CJs Bowling have 12 Ten pin bowling lanes and cater for all ages plus all the facilities for the disabled. So whatever the occasion come along and en...

Partyman World Basildon

Partyman World Basildon

  • Basildon
  • Indoor
  • Indoor and Soft Play Areas

Do what it says on the tin at Partyman World Basildon - party on down with ball ponds, air cannons and loads more family fun. With so much to do, the...

360 Play Basildon

360 Play Basildon

  • Basildon
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Indoor and Soft Play Areas

For safe and stimulating play that’s also loads of fun, look no further than 360 Play Basildon. Rides and role play make it a winner with kids. Get s...

People in ball pit at Monkey Madness Play Centre in Basildon

Monkey Madness Play Centre

  • Basildon
  • Indoor
  • Indoor and Soft Play Areas

Monkey Madness offers fun for kids of all ages under 10, with a multi-level adventure maze for the big kids and a pleasingly spacious and well stocke...

Indoor soft play frame and seating area at Rockys Fun House Brentwood

Rockys Fun House Brentwood

  • Brentwood
  • Indoor
  • Indoor and Soft Play Areas

Rockys Fun House Brentwood Conveniently located at the heart of Brentwood this fun house features both junior and toddler play structures including t...

Kids in ball pit at The MegaCentre Rayleigh

The MegaCentre Rayleigh

  • Rayleigh
  • Indoor
  • Indoor and Soft Play Areas

The MegaCentre Rayleigh is the home of Megazone Lasertag, MegaPlay Soft Play, Music Rooms, Theatre and a Youth Centre. MegaPlay is a Soft Play Area s...

Outdoor play area at Adventure Island Play Barn in Sawbridgeworth

The Play Barn

  • Sawbridgeworth
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Indoor and Soft Play Areas

Take a turn off the beaten track and visit The Play Barn in Hertfordshire. Bring your little ones to a soft play centre that’ll have your tiny-toddle...

Girl bowling at Superbowl UK Ipswich

Superbowl UK Ipswich

  • Ipswich
  • Indoor
  • Ten Pin Bowling Alleys

Experience the best of indoor fun at Superbowl UK Ipswich! Practice your bowling skills on 12 state-of-the-art ten pin bowling lanes. Bumpers, ramps...

Toddler soft play area at Wam Bam Boomerang in Burnhan on Crouch

Wam Bam Boomerang

  • Burnham-on-Crouch
  • Indoor
  • Indoor and Soft Play Areas

Wam Bam Boomerang's exciting and innovative play features are set across a multi-level environment aimed at encouraging discovery and exploration. Th...

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