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Address: Unit 5 Grange Park | Grange Road., Chester CH22AN, England
Phone Number: 01244 377229
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10:00 am - 5:00 pm
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Mon - Fri 10:00 am - 6:00 pm
Sat - Sun 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Description: Funky Town is an amazing indoor adventure play & party centre based right...
Funky Town is an amazing indoor adventure play & party centre based right in the heart of Chester.Funky Town is the place where children can run, play, and slide on a huge climbing frame filled with ball pits, slides, roller squeezes, rope bridges, toddler, disco and sensory zones and so much more!Its not just about the children though, our plush leather sofa's, fully stocked cafe and restaurant facilities offers something for everyone. Our food is prepared fresh to order offering nutritious, healthy and delicious dishes, and of course some treats too! What's more? We also offer free complimentary wi-fi access.
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A clean play area for young children.

A clean indoor play area. Lots for young children to play on. Great disco room and sensory room for toddlers. Food and drinks are available but could be more extensive. Safe fun... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed May 6, 2015
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2015 via mobile

Great play centre don't get me wrong with great variety of soft play equipment, disco and sensory room as well as good food. However staff need to be more aware of what is going on. Only 2 members of staff present on an extremely busy day, numerous adults on the play equipment with shoes on or no socks on at... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 6, 2015

A clean indoor play area. Lots for young children to play on. Great disco room and sensory room for toddlers. Food and drinks are available but could be more extensive. Safe fun for young children.

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Macclesfield, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 5, 2015

lovely place for a family with small children. Wouldn't say it's a day out but could easily and happily spend a few hours in here. It's cafe is very reasonable and it has areas that are suitable from newborns up to older kids too. Well worth a visit

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 19, 2015

My family like Funky Town - the children love it. It is smaller and the acoustics are better than some of the others (less echoing shrieks :-) ) The main area is good, but the baby area is less interesting than some other soft plays. The food is OK and better than another soft play area we attend -( I... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 11, 2015

Funky town is simply the best indoor play area i have been in Chester and i have been in all of them. It's clean, food is tasty, i had always choice of alternative milk, healthy sweets, dairy free, meat free, gluten free meals/snacks/cakes. People who works in funky town r nice, friendly, smiling a lot, i just feel like home.... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 8, 2015

I went here recently with friends and was pleasantly surprised. My daughter loved it and liked the option of nipping in the disco room for a quick boogie! I ordered pizza and was shocked that it was actually really nice, the thought of eating at a soft play made me cringe before here, but it was fresh, tasty and very... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 17, 2014

well the kids had an amazing time here for our first visit. I thoroughly enjoyed seeing the children so happy playing which you don't always get at play barns. Will definitely be returning over the Xmas holidays. See you again soon

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 24, 2014

Can't understand the negative reviews - this is the best play barn in Chester. Really clean and tidy and well organised. It is smaller than some of the other venues in Chester but this is good for parents as you can keep an eye on your kids!!We booked our sons 4th birthday party at funky town. We went for a... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 4, 2014

I visit Funky Town on a regular basis with different aged children from babies upto school age children, depending who i am caring for that week, we may attend the toddler mornings which are excellent, with an activity to do, toast and juice and a visit from children's character, or taking babies into the sensory room which very well equipped,... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2014 via mobile

I visited here with my family at the start of the holidays, yes it was very busy however the staff are rude and unhelpful. The equipment is dirty and a very poor layout. Whilst I was there I witnessed several accidents which is bound to happen when they let that many children in, I did voice my opinion on the... More 

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Hayley28, Owner at Funky Town Play, responded to this review

Thank you for your review and I'm sorry that you did not enjoy your family visit during the summer holidays. I will look into the cleaning schedules and try to find out which day you visited. The owners were away for several weeks during the holidays celebrating their wedding. I will talk to the team, however from your comments I... More 

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Additional Information about Funky Town Play

Address: Address: Unit 5 Grange Park | Grange Road., Chester CH22AN, England
Phone Number: 01244 377229
Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cheshire  >  Chester
Open Hours:
Sunday 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Monday 10:00 am - 6:00 pm
Tuesday 10:00 am - 6:00 pm
Wednesday 10:00 am - 6:00 pm
Thursday 10:00 am - 6:00 pm
Friday 10:00 am - 6:00 pm
Saturday 10:00 am - 5:00 pm

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