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The Play Arena

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Meh, it's only OK

This place is just OK, it's way over priced for what it is though, thank goodness it's free for... read more

Reviewed 27 August 2018
Northern_12
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Sheffield, United Kingdom
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Halloween Party

I don't often leave reviews but after my family have had such a great time this evening I thought I... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Bekiboop86
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Hellaby, United Kingdom
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Little London Road | Heeley, Sheffield S8 0UH, England
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

To expensive minimum spend on card £10 to get in. Food again minimum spend £10. You has to spend twice. The place is getting run down things weren't working not a good experience. Won't go again with my grandchildren.

1  Thank GrandTour794164
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I don't often leave reviews but after my family have had such a great time this evening I thought I should. As a mum of 4 with children of various ages it's sometimes difficult to find a soft play centre that caters for all ages....More

Thank Bekiboop86
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Poor. Sheffield's most tired soft play. The lights over the soft play area are never on so it's really dark. The equipment is really tired and tatty with holes and gaffer tape holding bits together. On the plus sides it's usually really quiet. Never tried...More

1  Thank NorthLondonNoMore
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Visited here today, and it was empty, perfect as it is half term for us so expected it to be packed. We were last here 3 years ago and there was a lot more going on, like the zip line, cars etc however my boys...More

Thank laurend0dd
Reviewed 29 September 2018 via mobile

Got home 2 hours ago from having my son's first birthday and I loved it! So much that I felt a well deserved review needed doing. I emailed enquiring a month before my son's birthday. I recieved a speedy response and whenever I had any...More

Thank Aliya H
Reviewed 24 September 2018 via mobile

What an awful place. I used to come more regularly and at one point in the distant past it was ok but I’ve been this morning and can honesty say I will never return. The actual venue is cold, dark and very uninviting. It looks...More

3  Thank sarahaxe
Reviewed 3 September 2018 via mobile

Lovely clean place staff were all very friendly and helpful will definitely be taking my children again

Thank Emma F
Reviewed 31 August 2018 via mobile

Customer experience from start to finish was appalling. The building was dark - not one light on. The building was cold. Entry price - okay. Staff looked scruffy, one not even in uniform. I sat surrounded by dirty tables for my entire visit. Coffee cold....More

Thank Sarah W
Reviewed 27 August 2018 via mobile

This place is just OK, it's way over priced for what it is though, thank goodness it's free for adults. The food is not high quality and over priced but the hot drinks are reasonable however the staff and chef are very lovely and very...More

3  Thank Northern_12
Reviewed 27 August 2018 via mobile

The kids always have fun in indoor playgrounds, however, it could have been cleaner,the floor was freezing cold and the food was terrible. Look at the 6£ burger in the pic! Also fries, peas and bread so dry! I have been to better places, didn’t...More

Thank Yuri C
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laura c
29 April 2015|
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Response from PlayArena | Property representative |
We have no idea who or what you are referring to. I assure you that the company does not suggest or encourage such practice. Thank you for taking the time to contact us.
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Ami6657
17 February 2015|
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Response from PlayArena | Property representative |
Hi, we are based on Little London Rd S8 0UH. It's behind Abbeydale Rd near junction of Carter Knowle junction or off chesterfield rd near the Virgin Gym on Broadfield rd. If you get lost, call us on 01142586600. See you soon.
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