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Address: 1800 N Burkhart Rd., Howell, MI 48855
Phone Number: +1 517-545-7386
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Sun 11:00 am - 6:00 pm
Tue - Thu 10:00 am - 8:00 pm
Fri 10:00 am - 9:00 pm
Sat 9:00 am - 9:00 pm
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Laser Tag, Indoor Play Structure, Multiple Bounce Houses, Arcade,...

Laser Tag, Indoor Play Structure, Multiple Bounce Houses, Arcade, Build-A-Pal, Atomic Rush, Full Service Cafe, & Daycare

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Castaway Cafe was better than expected.

After reading some of the reviews I was quite apprehensive about taking my 3 & 1/2 year old grandson here. I'm glad I ignored them and went anyhow. It was a great time for him... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed 2 weeks ago
kdstravel_8
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Farmington Hills, Michigan
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60 reviews
17 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 71 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

There is an arcade that requires tokens, very large play structure with slides, a smaller play structure for babies/small toddlers, another room with a blow up bounce slide (has 2 slides), another bounce house and various blow up games and trinket machines. There is also a laser tag area that we haven't experienced. The menu is a good size with... More 

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Thank JLK41811
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54 reviews
19 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

After reading some of the reviews I was quite apprehensive about taking my 3 & 1/2 year old grandson here. I'm glad I ignored them and went anyhow. It was a great time for him climbing and bouncing around. I noticed people cleaning several times. The employees were sweeping and wiping down tables etc. You have to remember this place... More 

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Thank kdstravel_8
Brighton, Michigan
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627 reviews
128 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 177 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 14, 2015

We selected Castaway Play Café for a Laser Tag birthday party for our 9 year-old son. To start with, the party was an absolute hit with the group of 11 9-year olds! There is no complaints there! We had a very rough start with a very frustrating process to reserve a time slot. We spoke to three different employees, all... More 

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Thank Matt S
Michigan
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72 reviews
24 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 11, 2015

Somewhat pricey, and on the outskirts of Howell make it not a great place, but the kids had fun. It was pretty clean overall, which is a must for a business such as this. The outlet mall is pretty much across the street which is a bonus too. We were there for about 2 hours. The pizza is not very... More 

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Thank Jason B
Howell, Michigan
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7 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 11, 2015 via mobile

We have been to castaway many times, and what I like about it is the security at the door. Each kid gets marked and the door only opens from the clerks station. You can go and let your kids run around and feel safe even if You don't have eyes on them 100% of the time. When we get home... More 

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Thank Begetara
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4 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 16, 2015

My children love this place but It is often very busy and loud, two things that I am not that crazy about. We often can only spend about an hour maybe two here and then the kids get bored and tired. However, I have a 3 & 5 year old who are a little young to enjoy the lazer tag... More 

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Thank Tillmankelly
Fowlerville, Michigan
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5 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 12, 2015

liked it all, great for the whole family !!! will return to enjoy the fun and games again real soon !!

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1 Thank jasen b
Michigan
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175 reviews
48 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 240 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 14, 2015

I've been taking my son here for several years now. He enjoys it, but there are times when it is pretty crowded. On rainy days or during holiday weeks, I've had trouble finding a place to sit while he plays. I'm a teacher, and I like to take papers with me to grade. I see other parents reading, watching t.v.... More 

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1 Thank Skye9988
Howell, Michigan, United States
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 28, 2014

Today we visited Castaway, and our experience was MORE then AMAZING!!! The night staff was completely accommodating! My children stopped in to take advantage of the 4-9 pm Unlimited Laser Tag, Unlimited Bounce Houses, Unlimited Play Structure, Personal Pizza and Pop for only $20. The staff treated my children like queens as they wore them completely out playing along with... More 

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Thank Heather K
South Lyon, Michigan
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33 reviews
17 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 17, 2014

I've been here many times, and I even had my son's birthday here. No, I don't love coming here, but my kids do- once in a great while. I'm sure it's not the cleanest structure, but are any of them? Just take precautions- sanitize your little ones when they are finished playing. We forgot our socks, and they gave us... More 

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