Indoor Play Cafes in Adelaide
Rainy days. Scorching hot days. There are times when it’s just not practical to play outside, but kids need somewhere to burn off energy without running around the living room! Play centres, play cafes and indoor activity centres are perfect for keeping kids entertained. Most also have areas suited to babies, toddlers and young children.
Generally play cafes are quieter on week days when older kids are at school, while on the weekends they can be very busy with birthday parties. School holidays are also a particularly busy time for most cafes. It’s best to plan your visits accordingly.
While some kids don’t mind the lively (and sometimes crazy!!) atmosphere of lots of kids running around during busy periods, if your child is sensitive to noise and mayhem, it’s best to avoid a busy time. Most parents have learnt to just talk louder when kids are playing, but if you are sensitive to a noisy atmosphere too, avoid these places, or go when it’s quieter.
Most play cafes provide free WIFI these days so they’re a great place to get some work done too while your children are happily playing (if you don’t mind a bit of noise). We’ve had plenty of Play & Go work meetings at a play cafe!
See our list of Indoor Play Cafes all around Adelaide below:
NORTH & NORTH EAST
Amalie’s Play Space | Shop 8, 414 Milne Road, Redwood Park | has closed down
Bumblebee’s Play Cafe | 87 Milne Road, Para Vista | Facebook | map
Cafe Salvo | 120 Maxwell Court, Ingle Farm | Facebook | map | OUR REVIEW
Crazy Monkeys Playhouse Cafe | 485 Main North Road, Evanston Park | website | map
Croc’s Play Centre | 4/252 Churchill Road, Kilburn | website | map (opened in November 2015)
Inflatable World Salisbury (inflatable playground) | 10 Clayson Road, Salisbury | website | map (open weekends & school holidays)
KidzBiz Playcafe | C3 Church Salisbury, 16 -22 Clayson Road | Salisbury East | website | map
Latitude Adelaide (trampolines, climbing & play cafe) | 13-15 Fosters Road (off North East Road), Greenacres | OUR REVIEW (opened in December 2015)
Little Rocket Play Cafe | 10 Unity Way | Munno Para (Opened June 2016) | website | map
Lollipop’s Golden Grove | 7 Helicon Drive | Golden Grove (Opened October 2016) | website | map
McDonald’s Greenfield | 585-595 Salisbury Highway (cnr Greenfields Drive), Green Fields | map | OUR REVIEW
Mega Courts Indoor Sports (inflatable course & slides) | 10-18 Albert Street, Windsor Gardens (opened August 2016) | OUR REVIEW | map
Origin Coffee Bar [Free Play Area] | Victory Church | 5 Maxwell Road, Pooraka | map | OUR REVIEW
Wacky Warehouse | 162 Gorge Road, Newton | map | OUR REVIEW
Inflatable Zone (inflatable playground) | Mars Sporting Complex, 43 Lower Portrush Rd, Marden | website | map (open school holidays only) (opened in September 2016)
Kid & Hub [play cafe area is part of activity centre] | 253A Magill Road, Maylands | map | OUR REVIEW
The Velo Precinct | Heritage Grandstand | Fullarton Rd, Victoria Park, Adelaide | map | OUR REVIEW
Cheeky Ratbags Play Cafe | 2 Adelaide Road, Victor Harbor | map | OUR REVIEW
Inflatable World Morphett Vale (inflatable playground) | 205-207 Main South Rd, Morphett Vale | website | map (open Fri-Sun & school holidays)
Inflatable Zone (inflatable playground) | O’Halloran Hill Recreation Centre, Candy Road, O’Halloran Hill | website | map (open weekends & school holidays) (opened in December 2015)
Lollipop’s Happy Valley | Shop 18/50 Kenihans Road, Happy Valley | website | map (opened in March 2017)
Play n Fun | Shop 7, 24-28 Beach Road, Christies Beach | website | map
The Beachouse | 4 Colley Terrace, Glenelg | website | map
Wiggly Worms | 595 Anzac Highway, Glenelg North | website | map
Bounce Inc (trampolines) | 164-168 Richmond Road, Marleston | map | OUR REVIEW
Castleworld & Cafe (inflatables) | 148 Main Street, Beverley | website | map (opened in October 2016)
Imagination Kidz Play Centre & Cafe | 264 Richmond Road, Marleston | website | map
Jelly Bean Play Land | 86-96 Trimmer Parade, Seaton | map | OUR REVIEW (opened in January 2016)
Lollipops Playland & Cafe | 449 Port Road, Croydon | map | OUR REVIEW
Pumpt Indoor BMX, MTB & Scooter | 221 Marion Road, Marleston | map | OUR REVIEW
Super Play Indoor Play Cafe | 49 Victoria Road, Mt Barker | website | map
Copper Coast Indoor Play Centre | 50 Mines Rd (cnr Matta Rd), Kadina | Facebook page | map
Impact KidsWorld Barossa | 7 Seigersdorf Road, Dorrien | Facebook page | map
The Treehouse Play Cafe | 25B Bay Road, Mount Gambier | website | map
At Play & Go Adelaide we make every effort to provide accurate information to the best of our knowledge at the time of publication. We recommend confirming times, dates and details directly before making any plans as details may be subject to change.
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