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Play Factore

7 Trafford Way | Trafford Quays Leisure Village, Manchester M41 7JA, England
+44 844 824 6030
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Hugely overpriced!

On a positive note the size of the place and the scale and variety of the equipment make this a... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Andrea190919
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Wigan, United Kingdom
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Fun with older kids and a toddler!

We really weren't sure what to expect as reviews on here are so mixed. We had a tesco clubcard... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
smac75
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Upton, United Kingdom
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Play Factore is the UK's leading indoor family entertainment arena. The state of the art arena houses the largest play frame in Europe along with a host of other unique attractions that are second to none. Based in Manchester next to the Intu Trafford Centre and underneath the Chill Factore, Play Factore provides a complete day out for families shopping in the area and children eager for entertainment.
  • Excellent32%
  • Very good26%
  • Average16%
  • Poor12%
  • Terrible14%
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“go karts” (76 reviews)
“laser tag” (53 reviews)
“zip wire” (110 reviews)
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Hours Today: 10:00 - 18:30
Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
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7 Trafford Way | Trafford Quays Leisure Village, Manchester M41 7JA, England
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+44 844 824 6030
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"off peak"
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"dance area"
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

On a positive note the size of the place and the scale and variety of the equipment make this a good choice for older children who have perhaps outgrown standard play centres. However, prepare to pay and pay again, and again!!! After you've paid £12.95...More

Thank Andrea190919
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

We really weren't sure what to expect as reviews on here are so mixed. We had a tesco clubcard voucher, so went for it. Two adults, a 13 year old, a 15 year old and a 16 month old! Worried the older kids would be...More

Thank smac75
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Visited with a friend and 4 children in total. Pricey to get in but the kids enjoyed themselves. You get a time limit which they are strict by as the place is packed at weekends. Staff service was average. Ordered two hot drinks a mocha...More

Thank Sarah E
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We visited yesterday as a group with 7 children. They had a great time but as adults we were shocked how much we spent for 2.5 hours! Having to pay for adults is a rip off, I didn’t set foot on the equipment but spent...More

Thank trevel
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Working with children with a range of difficulties, we brought 2 boys to playfactore as they had been a number of times and enjoyed it. One of the boys had spent some money on a pair of tracksuit bottoms before going and was wearing them...More

Thank Steven H
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We visited off peak with our daughter who is three. Due to her age she couldn’t go on the bigger slides and activities but when she’s old enough she’ll definitely be up there playing and going on the zip wire. The under 5s play area...More

Thank Minkeyham
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Team_PF, Public Relations Manager at Play Factore, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for your feedback following your recent visit to Play Factore. It is great to read your positive comments with regards to the facilities in the toddler area at Play Factore. We hope to see you and your family at Play Factore again very...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Came to play factore for my daughter's birthday on a Saturday afternoon. This was the first time we have been and there's plenty to do inside. My daughter was 3 and there was a Toddler climbing area with activities and lights. There were go karts...More

Thank Melanie W
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Team_PF, Public Relations Manager at Play Factore, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for your feedback following your recent visit to Play Factore. We are so happy that your daughter had a fantastic birthday party with us. It is great to read your positive comments with regards to the amazing toddler facilities here at Play Factore....More

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Reviewed 19 January 2018

This was the first time our family decided to use Play Factore for our son's birthday.I can't express how happy I was (and of course kids ;)) about everything: facilities, quality of food, organisation. Place was busy,however it has not affected party in slightest- our...More

Thank sarahbC2112OS
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Team_PF, Public Relations Manager at Play Factore, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you for your feedback following your recent visit to Play Factore. We are so happy that your son had a fabulous birthday party with us. It is great to read your positive comments with regards to the excellent staff and the amazing facilities here...More

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Reviewed 16 January 2018

I cannot even describe how bad my experience was of my son’s 4th birthday party here. We paid around £200 for the party consisting of only 12 children and the staff treated us so badly. I put out some crisps for the children as well...More

10  Thank rebecca19822018
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Reviewed 8 January 2018

If you’re looking for the premium soft play area then look no further as Playfactore definitely takes the title! My children aged 9&7 had so much fun and here was me thinking they were starting to get bored of soft play! The play area is...More

1  Thank DenF77
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traveller78q
23 October 2016|
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Response from SBrady1985 | Reviewed this property |
Not a good place to go on a budget
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chris k
29 July 2016|
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Yes they are allowed in the big area
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doobie-r10
3 June 2016|
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Response from Team_PF | Property representative |
Thanks for your query! We do indeed cater for 12 year olds, our facility is aimed at those aged 6 months-16 years old but we actively encourage the grown ups to get involved and join in the fun by making use of our great... More
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