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Whale of a Time

Unit 8 8 Viking Way | Bar Hill, Cambridge CB23 8EL, England
+44 1954 781018
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Good for a party

I held my son's 5th birthday party here. A good time was had by all. Highlights included the... read more

Reviewed 16 December 2017
Helen B
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Cambridge, United Kingdom
Not bad, annoying how they don't let adults on the slides.

After Funky Funhouse burnt down we've had to explore other soft plays further afield in the car... read more

Reviewed 16 December 2017
robinkay462
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London, United Kingdom
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“soft plays” (5 reviews)
“party food” (2 reviews)
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Unit 8 8 Viking Way | Bar Hill, Cambridge CB23 8EL, England
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+44 1954 781018
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Reviewed 16 December 2017

I held my son's 5th birthday party here. A good time was had by all. Highlights included the party food which was ready exactly when promised. The party food was obviously freshly made with an excellent selection of healthy food such as cucumber and carrot...More

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Reviewed 16 December 2017

After Funky Funhouse burnt down we've had to explore other soft plays further afield in the car. WOAT has some unique points: Very large slide, Two under five's areas, one for babies, one for toddlers, A trampoline, A disco room for dancing, this seems to...More

2  Thank robinkay462
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Reviewed 21 June 2017 via mobile

Having been once before I returned wit my nearly two toddler. He had the time of his life in this friendly, pleasant facility. Staff were brilliant and he managed to enjoy both play areas suitable for him. Clean, friendly, enjoyable. My toddler wore himself out...More

1  Thank Thomas W
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Reviewed 27 May 2017 via mobile

Went here on the spur of the moment after our plans had to change. With two small grandsons we've visited quite a few soft plays in various locations in different counties. This place was very clean. Not too busy. I'm sure you'll know what I...More

1  Thank Sue S
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Reviewed 21 December 2016 via mobile

I've been visiting Whale of a Time over the years with my two children. Each time is very pleasant and enjoyable. Although it is a small venue my children never get bored and I can see what they are doing from my table. They have...More

1  Thank Maria S
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Reviewed 7 December 2016

Son was invited to a party, have been elsewhere since hubby had a bad visit here. I was pleasantly surprised. It was busy as expected as it was a weekend, and parking was tricky. However, the soft play area was clean and mostly it was...More

Thank LucyA1001
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Reviewed 26 November 2016 via mobile

I feel the need to step into the discussion on behalf of WOAT. We've been going regularly since my daughter was born 7 years ago and it is a handy, we'll run small business. No, it doesn't have all the bells and whistles that the...More

Thank Cambridgegirl1126
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Reviewed 18 November 2016 via mobile

One of my favourite soft plays in the cambridge area. I work as a nanny & have visited often before but was disappointed to see a price hike on my last visit. On questioning why i was being charged as a adult I was told...More

2  Thank Hanl29
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Reviewed 15 November 2016

- We have been to WOAT quite a bit 4-6 years ago, because of the convenient location only: staff was unfriendly (we celebrated my daughter's 2nd birthday there and we and our guests practically got kicked out on the minute), chicken nuggets were not made...More

1  Thank ChineseLotus
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Reviewed 10 November 2016 via mobile

Served by one of the most rude, ignorant young girl I've had the misfortune to meet. Barely managed a full sentence when we arrived, raised her eyebrows at questions, rolling her eyes at everything - awful customer service from 'Rachel' (brown hair, glasses) She is...More

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