Best Indoor and Soft Play Areas In Dorset

We've rounded up the best indoor and soft play areas in Dorset in our quest to discover brilliant family attractions and places to visit near you. There are 73 Dorset 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.

Find your perfect day out

Coolplay Indoor Soft Play Centre

  • Sturminster Newton
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Indoor and Soft Play Areas

Get out of the cold and into the freezing at Coolplay Indoor Soft Play Centre! Take your kids to a soft play set in the icy outdoors, but don’t worry...

Crazy Monsters3.5 out of 5 starstotal reviews(2)

  • Blandford Forum
  • Indoor
  • Indoor and Soft Play Areas

Crazy Monsters is North Dorset's largest indoor soft play area so you can let your little monsters go wild! They are a RoSPA inspected location and a...

Climb Aboard Indoor Play Centre

  • West Stour
  • Indoor
  • Indoor and Soft Play Areas

The bright and spacious Climb Aboard Indoor Play Centre with its 3 level adventure maze frame has all the modern and traditional features one expects...

StreetLight Centre

  • Wimborne Minster
  • Indoor
  • Activity Centres

StreetLight Centre Streetlight's skate park is 2500 sq foot in size, squeezed into a renovated warehouse just outside of Wimborne. With so many diffe...

Doodles Play Cafe

  • Sherborne
  • Indoor
  • Pottery Centres and Ceramic Cafes

Enjoy some downtime with the family ay Doodles Play Cafe - a lovely, cosy cafe where you can unwind with a cuppa while your totos play safely in a sp...

Palm House Play Cafe

  • Weymouth
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Indoor and Soft Play Areas

Palm House Play Cafe (previously  Blooming Kids!) is a place especially tailored for pre school children and babies. We have created colourful indoor...

The Fun Factory

  • Weymouth
  • Indoor
  • Indoor and Soft Play Areas

Granby Fun Factory Weymouth is one of Dorset's biggest softplay centres with a frankly gigantic main play area, a huge restaurant and 2 dedicated par...

Lemur Landings

  • Poole
  • Indoor
  • Indoor and Soft Play Areas

Lemur Landings Soft Play Centre (formerly Monkey Bizness) a leaping, learning adventureland for your little lemurs! Giant soft play centre suitable f...

The Ark Poole Park

  • Poole
  • Indoor
  • Indoor and Soft Play Areas

The Ark is an award winning all weather fun day out for all the family! The soft play area offers a whole new level of fun play for children up to el...

Marlowe's Makes Imagiplay

  • Peacemarsh
  • Indoor
  • Indoor and Soft Play Areas

Looking for a play area for under-8s? Then head over to Marlowe’s Make Imagiplay, where your kids can get their creative juices flowing and discover...

Giggles 4 Kids!4 out of 5 starstotal reviews(1)

  • Bournemouth
  • Indoor
  • Indoor and Soft Play Areas

Giggle away, and let the kids play at Giggles 4 Kids, Dorset. Let the laughter loose at a soft play centre perfect for young children. The soft play...

Mini Town at Cale Park Kitchen5 out of 5 starstotal reviews(1)

  • Wincanton
  • Indoor
  • Indoor and Soft Play Areas

Mini Town at Cale Park Kitchen is a an innovative role play area for kids. It’s designed to provide educational and fun experience, but most importan...

Lollipops Soft Play Cafe Bournemouth

  • Bournemouth
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Indoor and Soft Play Areas

Lollipops Soft Play Cafe Bournemouth offers a fun, safe, clean and friendly haven to parents, carers and children alike. The inviting coffee shop ena...

Rug Ratz Indoor Play Centre

  • Yeovil
  • Indoor
  • Indoor and Soft Play Areas

Rug Ratz Indoor Play Centre has three separate play areas, where babies, toddlers and bigger children can all play safely in their own designated pla...

Putlake Adventure Farm

  • Swanage
  • Outdoor
  • Children's Farms

Children aged under 10 years will love Putlake Adventure Farm. It is a real working farm, with animals, tractor rides, outdoor play equipment, pedal...

Jungle Jungle Indoor Play Centre2 out of 5 starstotal reviews(1)

  • Yeovil
  • Indoor
  • Indoor and Soft Play Areas

Jungle Jungle Indoor Play Centre is the wildest indoor adventure land for all explorers! They have a large playframe for the older children packed fu...

Littledown Centre

  • Bournemouth
  • Indoor
  • Swimming Pools and Leisure Centres

Set in 47 acres of parkland with its own high ropes adventure complex, a well-equipped gym, pool and refurbished spa area Littledown Centre is a luxu...

Monkey Madness Christchurch5 out of 5 starstotal reviews(1)

  • Christchurch
  • Indoor
  • Indoor and Soft Play Areas

Up until recently known as Serendipity Sams Play and Party Centre this is now Monkey Madness. The perfect area for your little ones with a dedicated...

Safari Tots5 out of 5 starstotal reviews(2)

  • Somerton
  • Indoor
  • Indoor and Soft Play Areas

Safari Tots is an indoor play area aimed at children from 0 to 10 years. The giant play frame consists of a two lane whizz slide, crawl tube, danglin...

Little Urchins Softplay

  • Warminster
  • Indoor
  • Indoor and Soft Play Areas

Little Urchins Softplay offers three separate soft play areas for different age ranges and their huge pirate ship is the highlight of the show! Full...

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