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The Mad House Soft Play and Party World

240 South Oak Way | Lime Square, Green Park, Reading RG2 6UL, England
+44 118 975 5455
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Ideal indoor bad weather activities for kids

Easy to find near Readings football stadia, but try not to visit when teams playing at home... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
kwh55
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Lincoln, United Kingdom
Good for little ones

I visit here regularly with my two year old. He is brave and confident so can manage all of the... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
TD_GlobeTrotter
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London, United Kingdom
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240 South Oak Way | Lime Square, Green Park, Reading RG2 6UL, England
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+44 118 975 5455
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Easy to find near Readings football stadia, but try not to visit when teams playing at home otherwise could will get stuck in the traffic holdups.parking around the back of the building and you can use a small multistorey car park, no charge (not lit...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I visit here regularly with my two year old. He is brave and confident so can manage all of the equipment himself although the big slide is a little fierce!! You can see most of the soft play from the seating area and at 6...More

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Reviewed 12 March 2018

The place is very dirty. A lot of dust on every equipment, you feel this dust on the air. Manager said they have had a replacement AC unit installed but when I told him I've been there few weeks ago and it was this same...More

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JayMadHouse, General Manager at The Mad House Soft Play and Party World, responded to this reviewResponded 14 March 2018

Whilst we would like to thank you for your review, we would also like to clarify the circumstances which you seem to have omitted. Nearly two hours after you arrived and as you exited the premises, you asked to speak to the manager. You were...More

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Reviewed 11 February 2018 via mobile

During weekdays when the older kids are at school the place is very calm and brilliant for toddlers. Even when it gets busy at the weekend our 3 year old has a lot of fun. Considering how busy it gets it remains remarkably clean which...More

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Reviewed 23 January 2018 via mobile

Short-notice party for my daughter, well-organised and staff very helpful on the day. Clean & tidy despite being a busy weekend afternoon.

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Reviewed 21 October 2017 via mobile

A good, small, clean soft play. However very disappointed that they can't do toast after 11. Not very family friendly.

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Reviewed 23 May 2017

My son shared his 3rd birthday party with his friend recently. The soft play area is very clean, and certainly seemed to keep the kids busy for the 90 minutes before the food. The adult and kids food at the party was really nice, and...More

Thank Emma K
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Reviewed 2 April 2017 via mobile

I'm a regular visitor to Mad House, I've been coming with my 6 year old for years and now also bring my baby who is crawling. Both love it and we can easily spend a few hours there. The baby is free with an older...More

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Reviewed 31 March 2017

Visited here recently with my daughter and friends. Not particularly busy, which was great particularly in places that this. Separate soft play area for younger children up to the age of four, which is excellent. Main soft play area there is loads to do with...More

Thank Simon B
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Vincent L, Manager at The Mad House Soft Play and Party World, responded to this reviewResponded 2 April 2017

Dear Simon, thank you for taking the time to post your kind comments, they are very much appreciated. We are glad you enjoyed your visit and hope to see you all again soon.

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Reviewed 13 February 2017

several zones for different age groups a great indoor soft football / basketball pitch is my sons favorite plenty of parking and tesla points if needed as always arrive early and leave by 11 to avoid the worst of the crowds and birthday parties etc

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