As we know in Ireland the climate has a mind of its own so for the rainy days we have compiled a number of activity and play centres for you to choose from.
Monkey Business – indoor adventure centre for kids. This children’s amusement centre is 3 stories high packing with all sorts of fun stuff do for all different ages. Their range of activities in include climbing frames, slides, ball ponds, bouncy castles and for those who are much younger, a toddlers section. For parents, there’s a full coffee shop available on site, so you can relax too!
If you’re looking for something in Oranmore, Busy Bees could be the place you can bring your little ones to. It is an indoor amusement centre that provides play facilities for kids between 6 months up to 10 years. They provide the little ones with facilities such as: bouncing castles, large play structures with slides, ball pools, mazes, indoor basketball, soccer court, party rooms, disco, and a children’s restaurant. There is also a toddler area for the younger ones. With all those activities, your children could have hours of fun! While your littles ones are busy, you can always relax in the coffee dock which offers drinks such as tea, coffee and soft drinks as well as sandwiches and pastries. If you think that’s not enough of fun stuff to do, they also have the only roller-skating disco in Galway, which is available for children between the age of 7 and 12. The roller-skating rink is fully supervised so you won’t have to worry! Teddy Mountain workshop is great if you’d like a souvenir from this fun experience, your little ones and even you can build and create your own teddy bear to take home with you.
Kidsplace is located in Briarhill and is a huge 500sqm in size. The provide facilities such as a climbing frame, interactive area, ride on equipment, enclosed soccer pitch and a special place for the younger ones who are 4 and under. These activities will help your little one to learn and develop their balance and agility as well as releasing all that energy. If it’s your little one’s birthday, they cater for that too as well as toddler groups.
For those who seek exercise and adventure together, then HipKidz is the place you should consider for your children. They are a fully interactive sports and activity centre which ensures your child gets fit while having fun, They provide facilities such as mini athletics stadium, ball target impact panels, indoor Gaelic games, rugby, basketball, soccer and cyper ball. If they’re a little competitive, they are able to measure their performance and compare it to their friends!
All of these family attractions are only a short drive from us here in Maldron Hotel Sandy Road Galway making it the perfect base for your family break.