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Gambado

Closed Now: 9:30 am - 6:30 pm
Open today: 9:30 am - 6:30 pm
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Kids Paradise

Went to a 6th birthday party with my grandson, he had a super time. Children's food fine and just... read more

Reviewed 28 August 2018
asksash
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Beckenham, United Kingdom
Birthday Party

We had my daughter’s first birthday party here. It was very good the children loved it and the food... read more

Reviewed 6 April 2018
SoftPearls
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London, United Kingdom
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The UK's most exciting indoor play and party centre. We offer children the opportunity to play, run free and explore in a fun, safe and stimulating environment. Giant Play Frame, Huge Slides, Dodgems, Carousel, Ball Pits and Lots of Soft Play for...more
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National Westminster Bank Sports Ground Copers Cope Road | Natwest Sports Ground, Beckenham BR3 1NZ, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We've been made times to Gambados Beckenham, even celebrated our girls Birthday there. Please be aware they will charge you a massive parking charge if you stay beyond 3 hrs. It's not signed very well that the parking is not free, either in the parking...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Rob W
Gambado T, Customer Care Team at Gambado, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hello Rob, thank you for taking the time to write your review. The car park is operated by Gemini Parking Solutions who are instructed directly by the site landlord to manage the car parking on the grounds of Gambado, Crystal Palace FC, Goals and the...More

Reviewed 25 October 2018 via mobile

Spent the afternoon here with 5 children. It’s great fun for a mixture of ages and great for all of them which was good. The food prices were a little steep - ordered kids meals which wasn’t too bad but they came with ice cream...More

Date of experience: October 2018
3  Thank Natalie B
Gambado T, Customer Care Team at Gambado, responded to this reviewResponded 25 October 2018

Hello Natalie, Thank you so much for taking the time to leave us your feedback. We are thrilled to hear that your children enjoyed their time at Gambado. We will ensure that we pass your feedback regarding food to the Food & Beverage Manager to...More

Reviewed 28 September 2018 via mobile

Primarily for I guess ages 3+ with easy free parking for 3 hours this can be expensive as adults have to pay as well as the children. Good typical menu cafe with friendly staff. Plenty to keep occupied including small carousel and dodgem cars.More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank BigAlNorthampton
Gambado T, Manager at Gambado, responded to this reviewResponded 4 October 2018

Hello, Thank you for your review, it is great to hear you think there are lots to keep the little ones occupied. We are currently offering free adult admission Monday- Friday, our reception team will process this through the till on arrival. We look forward...More

Reviewed 8 September 2018 via mobile

Hugely upset after taking my 3.5 yr old here. My son was having a lovely time but as the place is so big you can’t always see them up on the second or third levels of the play frame. I was watching and suddenly he...More

Date of experience: September 2018
2  Thank KiranS899
Gambado T, Manager at Gambado, responded to this reviewResponded 14 September 2018

Hello Karen, Thank you for your feedback. We are saddened to hear this happened to your son during your visit, the safety of our visitors is very important to us. Abusive/aggressive behaviour is not tolerated within any of our centres. We ask all visitors who...More

Reviewed 28 August 2018

Went to a 6th birthday party with my grandson, he had a super time. Children's food fine and just what they would enjoy. Safe and clean play areas. They really enjoyed the dodgem cars. Food for adults not so good, rather limited choice and expensive...More

Date of experience: June 2018
1  Thank asksash
Gambado T, Customer Care Team at Gambado, responded to this reviewResponded 29 August 2018

Thank you so much for your feedback. We are thrilled that the party was such a success and your Grandson had a super time. We will ensure that we pass your feedback onto the Management team. We can't wait to see you back at Gambado...More

Reviewed 9 July 2018 via mobile

I have been taking my children to Gambados for a few years. It’s expensive but generally been worth it for a good, clean play frame and choice of activities. However I recently took my young son on a school day after I got an email...More

Date of experience: June 2018
2  Thank LuciLou76
Gambado T, Manager at Gambado, responded to this reviewResponded 9 July 2018

Hello, Thank you for your review, it is great to hear your son enjoys the facilities we have at Gambado. Regarding the parking, we are disappointed to hear you received a parking fine after your recent visit. As you have advised the car park is...More

Reviewed 12 April 2018 via mobile

Being a soft play centre and charging adults almost a fiver to get in is a joke also when you can't even manage to get a table in peak times, food is crappy and majorly over priced, wont be visiting again and will definitely not...More

Date of experience: April 2018
1  Thank 799lolas
Gambado T, General Manager at Gambado, responded to this reviewResponded 18 April 2018

Hi Lola, thank you for taking the time to contact us with your feedback. Please be assured that we take your views seriously and regularly review all feedback from our customers. We encourage adults to join in with children at Gambado and the adult admission...More

Reviewed 8 April 2018 via mobile

I privately hired gambado’s Beckenham for my sons 5th birthday from 7-9pm was a very reasonable price and I mean the staff that were there to help were friendly and really went out there way to make sure everything ran smoothly. To have the whole...More

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank JadeJade2
Gambado T, General Manager at Gambado, responded to this reviewResponded 10 April 2018

Thank you so much for the great review. We are thrilled that the private hire for your sons 5th birthday was such a roaring success and that everyone had such a good time. We can't wait to see you back at Gambado again soon. Best...More

Reviewed 6 April 2018 via mobile

We had my daughter’s first birthday party here. It was very good the children loved it and the food was very nice. The staff were helpful and the party flowed well. Would definitely go back.

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank SoftPearls
Gambado T, General Manager at Gambado, responded to this reviewResponded 10 April 2018

Thank you so much for the great review. We are thrilled that your daughters first birthday party was such a roaring success. We can't wait to see you back at Gambado again soon. Best wishes, Michael General Manager

Reviewed 2 April 2018

Hello all, being annual members at minor mania in frant we thought we would try somewhere different as we have also been to manic monsters many times and fancied a change. The website makes it sound amazing but dont be fooled. The parking is non...More

Date of experience: April 2018
2  Thank DSF1205
Gambado T, General Manager at Gambado, responded to this reviewResponded 10 April 2018

Hello, Thank you so much for taking the time to provide us with your feedback. Please be assured that we take your views very seriously and regularly review all feedback from our customers. We are aware that our standard admission fees are higher than other...More

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chinwe o
9 September 2015|
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Response from christinaBergerac | Reviewed this property |
In March 2015 it was approximately £15 per child as I remember. It's probably worth ringing Barbados and asking them though
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