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The Fun Factory Bowness

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Address: The Fun Factory Glebe Road, Bowness-on-Windermere LA23 3HE, England
Phone Number: 01539 442577
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Recently opened as "The Fun Factory" Bowness. We are open every...

Recently opened as "The Fun Factory" Bowness. We are open every day from 10am to 6pm. Parents can relax on our soft sofas whilst overlooking magnificent views of Lake Windermere, whist your children let off steam in the soft play area. Cafe Dolce is also opened daily serving a variety of hot beverages cakes and snacks.

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Rainy day activity while parents relax

Good price, £5.50 per child. Our 6 yr old enjoyed his 2 hour play while we enjoyed tea and cake, which was also fairly priced. Lovely view across the lake.

4 of 5 starsReviewed 4 days ago
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Isle of Sheppey, United Kingdom
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Isle of Sheppey, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Good price, £5.50 per child. Our 6 yr old enjoyed his 2 hour play while we enjoyed tea and cake, which was also fairly priced. Lovely view across the lake.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

Visited on a rainy day, got a bit lost trying to find the place but the staff were extremely helpful in directing me. The children loved it and the view is fantastic.

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Main gate wasn't locked so children could get out. Very ovee crowded. Seating not very well set out to see children play

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1 Thank Kerry B
Royton, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The toddler area is pretty basic, however the main area is really accessable for my 30month old to get round on his own.

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Manchester, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

First time in here last week younger kids with us had a ball whilst older ones went shopping with mum ! Reasonably priced very busy but that's to be expected hope they have room to expand with Lake District weather can only see them getting busier.

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Thank Johnshelltinks
Berwick upon Tweed, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Visited with a 2 year old last week shortly after opening. Soon filled up and got very busy. Separate area for under 4s needed work as toys were missing some parts and batteries. One had exposed cracked plastic which was very sharp. On the plus side there were a good range of activities, plenty of seats for adults and a... More 

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Thank lakes99
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

been going here for ages now and my daughter loves going here to play with her friends we also had her 5th birthday party here last November and the kids had a great time

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Abingdon, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We had an awesome morning at the Fun Factory - the soft play is great, my 4 year old and 19 month old were in seventh heaven. All the toddler toys had batteries in and worked properly! The coffee was hot, the food is good value and the staff are efficient and friendly. Got the sofa by the window to... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Great value family spot with as you would want comfort catering, brilliant for kids in a very busy town and not overpriced, good staff and great views on the lake.

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Dundee, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Visited during a thunder storm. I had a great view of the lightning out of the huge floor to Cellini g windows from my comfy leather sofa. View was amazing. Cakes were amazing. Kids had a fantastic time, basically did not see them for two hours as they only came back to truffle out some cakes and juice. Would come... More 

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