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The Fun Factory

6 Purdeys Way | SS4 1ND, Rochford, Southend-on-Sea SS4 1ND, England
+44 1702 549602
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Under new management

Always make up your own mind, nearly didn't go after reading other reviews, staff Dressed in... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Michele H
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Southend-on-Sea, United Kingdom
Under new ownership

Visited with my partner, son and his friend not knowing that the change of ownership had completely... read more

Reviewed March 8, 2018
nicolanoycewilliams
,
Southend-on-Sea, United Kingdom
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WELCOME TO ESSEX'S NEWEST ATTRACTION - THE FUN FACTORY. OVER 2O,OOO SQ. FT OF PURE FUN! Thank you for visiting The Fun Factory Trip Advisor page. The Fun Factory's main aim is to provide a clean, safe and ultra exciting environment for children aged O-13 years. From our 2O,OOO square foot fully air-conditioned centre, located on Purdeys Industrial Estate, Rochford (Next to The Factory Shops) we have been able to create a fantastic opportunity for your children whatever the weather!
  • Excellent35%
  • Very good23%
  • Average14%
  • Poor14%
  • Terrible14%
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“climbing wall” (15 reviews)
“soft play” (14 reviews)
“party host” (6 reviews)
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6 Purdeys Way | SS4 1ND, Rochford, Southend-on-Sea SS4 1ND, England
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+44 1702 549602
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"climbing wall"
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"soft play"
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"party host"
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"play centre"
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"my son loves"
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"party room"
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"entry price"
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"kids love"
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"skating rink"
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"his friends"
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"great value"
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"birthday"
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"mum"
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"grandchildren"
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Always make up your own mind, nearly didn't go after reading other reviews, staff Dressed in rabbit and monkey suits and danced with the children, my grand children still Enjoyed their time at the ' fun factory ' as it will always be known to...More

Thank Michele H
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Reviewed March 8, 2018 via mobile

Visited with my partner, son and his friend not knowing that the change of ownership had completely changed the pricing structure. You know have to pay for soft play, skating and climbing separately which seems odd as the children are going to want a go...More

Thank nicolanoycewilliams
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Reviewed March 4, 2018

Great place to take the kids to run them ragged for a few hours. It’s very noisy and you won’t be able to hear yourself speak but the kids love it.

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Reviewed March 3, 2018 via mobile

I have been a member here for two years now. I loved it when it was the fun factory the staff were friendly and very good with the kids, my little boy absolutely loved the old staff, but since it’s been taken over by monkey...More

Thank Jo L
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Reviewed March 3, 2018

This venue is so wasted, a terrific place with endless possibilities but due to young staff it spoils everything. Customer service bad, the last visit I had was not only unprofessional it don’t right boarder line offensive. I had to sign a disclaimer, apparently yearly...More

Thank Alison B
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Reviewed February 20, 2018 via mobile

Came here with my 3 sisters and mum. Kids loved it ! Was nice to sit in for a hour or so for them to have some fun. Prices for entries were a bit but when this includes wall climbing and ice skating it’s a...More

Thank traveling43568
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Reviewed February 18, 2018 via mobile

where do i start...was just brilliant:) you truly made my aaliyah's birthday party one she will never forget:) our party host erin was brillant & amazing through out, the kids loved her & she made my daugther feel so special:) nothing was too much trouble...More

2  Thank Rebecca S
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Reviewed January 20, 2018 via mobile

Attended tonight 19/1/18 for my granddaughters 5th birthday party Prices are interesting to say the least but since it is a captive audience it was kind of expected Staffing by people who look like they wear a school uniform during the week doesn’t exactly inspire...More

1  Thank Mark M
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Reviewed January 18, 2018 via mobile

Great, safe play areas for children. Good choice of food available, but at times you may have to wait to be served, as there isn’t always staff available. Large seating area, but difficult to move around as there isn’t much room between the seats. Has...More

Thank June S
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Reviewed December 27, 2017 via mobile

Facilities are ok play areas are ok, it costs an arm and a leg, I don’t live in Southend so used it as a meeting place to break up a long journey. A very costly mistake. This a round journey we do a fair bit...More

Thank ALTL1971
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