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Gambado

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Address: Unit 6, Fountain Park, Dundee Street, Edinburgh EH11 1AF, Scotland
Phone Number: 0131 202 3566
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Description: Gambado offers children the chance to play, learn, explore and party in...
Gambado offers children the chance to play, learn, explore and party in some of the most exciting indoor play venues in the world. Bring the children to Gambado and let them play in a healthy, fun and above all safe environment whilst learning some of the valuable development skills: social, risk taking, coordination, educational, creative and exercise.
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Lovely experience

With the mid-term holiday approaching, I was anxious on where to go with my 3 'monkeys' as I knew everywhere was going to be jam-packed. I had been to Gambado before and my... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed February 22, 2015
Sarah P
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 22, 2015

With the mid-term holiday approaching, I was anxious on where to go with my 3 'monkeys' as I knew everywhere was going to be jam-packed. I had been to Gambado before and my children (and myself) had thoroughly enjoyed it, so I had decided on going back. It was crazy busy but every one of the staff were extremely welcoming,... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015

Have been before with my nephew and niece, always been impressed by the customer service! Visited during the February holidays and noticed the adult charge had been re-introduced but they had now made the carousel free with admission which I felt was a good idea as the kids love to go on it! When I asked about the charge being... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed February 17, 2015

I would only visit gambado if you are happy with your being brutally attacked while there parents sit and drink tea then by all means visit. 3 of my children one being autistic were tormented for 30 minutes from a group of boys and like any decent parent I kept moving them away to keep them safe but the boys... More 

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Lanark, United Kingdom
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed February 5, 2015

After kindly informing Gambado's via their facebook page, that on all 3 occasions we have attended my daughter has become extremely ill and they might look to conducting a deep clean of their facility... My concerns were not addressed and were deleted from their page... Twice! My daughter loves the soft play area but I have been disheartened each time... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 24, 2015

This is lovely place for little kids to play in but a bit too expensive. I bought a small portion of cheese macaroni for my little niece and two coffees for £14, was a bit too much for me as I didn't expect it to be this expensive, also the food was tasteless so it was really a waste of... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 21, 2015

I brought my 2 children here for the first time during the Christmas break. The centre has a pleasant atmosphere and the staff were very friendly. One of my children had a slight fall in the soft play and there was a first aider on hand straight away. Great value for money and there seems to always be a new... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed January 2, 2015

Payed 7.50 only to find out that there are additional charges for some of the attractions. Was very cold upon arrival at 10.30am. Not going there again.

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London, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 28, 2014

Whilst on holiday took the children here for some fun time. The soft play area was quite extensive and they had a great time. There were a couple of incidents with other children but thankfully my children had the sense to avoid these unruly kids. The entry price seemed quite excessive to me as my local soft play is less... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 14, 2014

We're from west lothian and soft plays here are quite basic. My fiancé and I decided to take our 7 year old to Gambado as a Saturday treat. We paid around £6 for one child which included a membership of around £2. We weren't too keen on having to give all of our full details (address ect) for a few... More 

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Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2014 via mobile

Our 6 year old son had an excellent time there. When we arrived the party room was all set up and Hazel was there to greet us. Everything was clearly explained to us as to how she was going to run the event. The place itself is the perfect size for this age group so we knew that the 2... More 

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