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West Howe Industrial Estate, Bournemouth BH11 8LQ, England
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Sunday afternoon

On a fairly miserable Sunday afternoon we wanted to take our little girl to play after we had been... read more

Reviewed 23 July 2017
Dan W
via mobile
Abrupt staff & cold toilets

Arrived today and before I could even shut the front door behind us, I felt like I was being barked... read more

Reviewed 7 March 2017
via mobile
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“party room” (2 reviews)
“soft play” (2 reviews)
West Howe Industrial Estate, Bournemouth BH11 8LQ, England
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Reviewed 23 July 2017 via mobile

On a fairly miserable Sunday afternoon we wanted to take our little girl to play after we had been swimming. Sadly the weather caused us to stay inside so we travelled to giggles on route home and couldn't of been happier. Don't get me wrong...More

Thank Dan W
Reviewed 7 March 2017 via mobile

Arrived today and before I could even shut the front door behind us, I felt like I was being barked at with questions. 'Here to play?' In an abrupt manor and how old is the child. No friendliness and didn't explain anything to me really....More

Thank Agm-91
Reviewed 14 February 2017

First time here on a Saturday morning, and was pleasantly surprised. Although busy, it was well organised and friendly. The children had a brilliant time, the party room was laid out well and the food was great. My five year old loved it and wants...More

Thank Victoria J
Reviewed 11 August 2016 via mobile

Having never visited before today I was a bit dubious as read some of the other reviews on here and was expecting the worse !! What a pleasant surprise, clean, fresh, bright looking play area, no dirty carpets or tables. Plenty of seating and a...More

Thank Lisa W
Reviewed 29 May 2016 via mobile

My partner and I decided to take our 10 month old daughter to giggles, after having walked past it many a times! ...I wish we'd kept going! The place is very rundown and in need of some tlc and a paint job! There was food...More

4  Thank Ami C
Reviewed 17 May 2016 via mobile

Visited today with my 4 year old. Entry was only £2.50 and it was lovely and quiet. Not been for a while so decided to pop in. Play frame was very clean and it was so nice to see areas that had been worn/ torn...More

Thank sarahnathxander
Reviewed 24 April 2016

Had a great birthday party here today for my little boy for his 3rd birthday, we had children ranging from 1-9 years and the soft play catered for them all, staff were very helpful on arrival showing us to our tables quickly and dealing with...More

Thank Nicola S
Reviewed 3 April 2016

Took my grandchildren there recently, as it had a half price offer on entrance fees and it was the single worst play centre we have been to! I'm glad I didn't pay full price!! Management were more interested in showing off their new puppies, than...More

1  Thank Sunny D
Reviewed 30 March 2016

I've been coming to Giggles for years and since the new owner has taken over I've seen a huge improvement in cleanliness, menu, prices and administration. Yes, there are "rules" because there are people who don't know how to behave or control their children. The...More

Thank Sue R
Reviewed 25 February 2016

This is a good place to go for your children to burn off excess energy, and enjoy themselves, the shoe numbering system is a good idea and offers some security. Prices are reasonable but a time limit is applied when they are busy, but when...More

1  Thank BournemouthAstonish
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