We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Open today: 10:00 AM - 6:30 PM
Save
Share
Review Highlights
SHRIEKS OF DELIGHT AND SHOUTS OF JOY

= I never knew that this tremendous attraction for toddlers through to secondary age children... read more

Reviewed April 7, 2018
davidharrylarder
,
Retford, United Kingdom
brilliant for kids

It was quite busy but the staff were very helpful ,the kids loved it and the toilets were nice and... read more

Reviewed March 3, 2018
john d
,
Doncaster, United Kingdom
Read all 84 reviews
2
All photos (2)
Full view
Traveler Overview
  • Excellent52%
  • Very good22%
  • Average10%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible7%
Travelers talk about
“soft play”(7 reviews)
“play centre”(5 reviews)
About
Open Now
Hours Today: 10:00 AM - 6:30 PM
See all hours
Contact
Chancery Lane, Retford DN22 6DF, England
Website
+44 1777 869966
Reviews (84)
Filter reviews
84 results
Traveler rating
42
19
9
8
6
Traveler type
Time of year
LanguageEnglish
42
19
9
8
6
Show reviews that mention
All reviewssoft playplay centrebirthday childolder childrenrainy daybouncy castlestaff were very helpfulsquashleadershoescharactersgrandchildren
FilterEnglish
Updating list...
1 - 10 of 84 reviews
Reviewed April 7, 2018

= I never knew that this tremendous attraction for toddlers through to secondary age children existed in Retford until it rained one day and I was looking for something to do with my grandson of 13 months old. Apparently Capt Jacks play centre has been...More

Thank davidharrylarder
Reviewed March 3, 2018

It was quite busy but the staff were very helpful ,the kids loved it and the toilets were nice and clean it is somewhere for all the family and we all enjoyed it , a great place to go on a rainy day Recommended

1  Thank john d
Reviewed November 6, 2017 via mobile

We visit Cpt Jacks quite regularly and and my son never fails to love it, so much so we had his birthday there. Always looked after and decent selection of refreshments. A very good soft play centre that caters to a broad age range.

Thank Adam T
Reviewed October 19, 2017 via mobile

My grandchildren 4 years and eighteen months certainly enjoyed the visit and there is a good variety of things for them to do. However the food was not very good. There were typical children’s items such as sausages and chips etc. Not very healthy and...More

Thank cultman8uk
Reviewed January 18, 2017

We hired Captain Jacks for my sons 5th birthday party. He had an absolutely fabulous time. There were 34 children in all and the customer service was amazing. We had full use of the soft play areas and they inflated the bouncy castle for the...More

1  Thank SB308791
Reviewed January 4, 2017

Have taken my youngest grandson (5yrs old) on numerous ocassions over the years.Although it's ok to take young children for a couple of hrs it has not improved, due to lack of space,over the years.The food is expensive and basic for what it is.They do...More

Thank Peter G
Reviewed December 4, 2016

Firstly I would like to mention I won a party for ten through a competition for Bassetlaw Hospice. Thank you for supporting such a wonderful local charity. My nieces and their cousins had a fabulous time at the party. All the children had loads of...More

Thank Carol H
Reviewed November 30, 2016 via mobile

First time I've visited captain jacks today and I was quite disgusted with the place, I come from Mansfield and I go a lot to the soft play here and there up to the standard they should be, my little girl played on the large...More

1  Thank Ant-Em C
Reviewed October 16, 2016 via mobile

After reading some reviews we were prepared for ok! Very pleasantly surprised and kids loved it. Everything clean and well presented. I didn't Have food or drinks. Very secure and safe fun play area. What more do you want! Adult play area! Enjoy...

Thank John A
Reviewed September 12, 2016 via mobile

Party for 47 children It was perfect Food and squash was plentiful The staff couldn't be more helpful The place was very clean Highly recommended Thanks for such a great party

Thank Jennifromthebloc
View more reviews
Questions & Answers
Ask a question
Diane P
February 13, 2018|
Answer
Response from Diane P |
Why does the phone number given on the site ,not work ?
-1
Votes