Play cafes in Dublin

In this miserable weather there is no option, but to go to a play cafe and have a latte while the kids are playing. At the moment in Dublin there are 10 play cafes dedicated to children under 5: 

 


Babyccino's play cafe - Balgriffin - closed!

 

Opening times: Monday - Friday: 9.15-14.00 (call ahead at weekends) 

Entry fee: €5 / child

Activities: Monday: Strech 'N Grow / Tuesday: Twin Tuesday / Wednesday: Playful Steps / Thursday: 2for1 admission (for siblings) / Friday: Arts & Crafts

Wifi: NO

Playframe: NO 


Cafe O'Play play cafe - Clonliffe - Re-open on the 6th September

 

Barbara Ward Clonliffe & Croke Park Community Hall, Distillery Road, Dublin 3, Dublin, Ireland

Opening times: Monday - Friday: 9.30-13.30 (closed on Tuesdays)

Entry fee: €6 / child, €10 / 2 children, €12 / 3 children, free for babies under 6 months, free for babies under 1 when accompanied by an older sibling & there are other discounts as well

Activities: Monday: Singing & parachute fun / Wednesday: Arts & Crafts and Strech 'N Grow / Thursday: Rainbow Music and Play Dough Play / Friday: Baking and Painting

Wifi: YES

Playframe: NO

Cash Only


Enhancia Party Venue & play cafe - Stillorgan - closed

 

Opening Times: Tuesday - Friday: 10.00-14.00 (booking is advised)

Entry fee: €3 / baby under 1, €5 / child over 1 

Activities: ?

Wifi: YES

Playframe: NO


Fraggles play cafe - Rathfarnham - closed

 

Opening Times: Monday - Friday: 10.00-16.30

Entry fee: €6 / child, €10 / 2 children, €12 / 3 children, free for babies under 8 months 

Activities: Monday: Cookie decorating / Tuesday: Arts & Crafts / Wednesday: Making Play Dough / Thursday: Arts & Crafts / Friday: Toddler Disco

Wifi: YES

Playframe: NO


Happy Kids play cafe - Blackrock - Re-open on the 6th September

 

 

Blackrock Rugby Club, Stradbrook Road, Blackrock, Dublin, Ireland

Opening Times: Wednesday: 10.00 - 17.00, Thursday - Friday: 10.00-16.00, Saturday - Sunday: 10.00-13.00 

Entry fee : €6 / child

Activities: -

Wifi: YES

Playframe: NO


Little Monkey's play cafe - Killester - closed

 

Opening Times: Monday - Thursday: 10.00-16.00, Friday: 10.00-14.00

Entry fee: €6 / child, €10 / 2 children, €12 / 3 children, free for babies under 6 months, free for babies under 1 year when accompanied by an older sibling 

Activities: Monday: Bouncy Castle, Spanish Lesson / Tuesday: Strech 'N Grow / Wednesday: Rainbow Music / Thursday: Arts & Crafts, Playful Steps / Friday: Gymboree

Wifi: NO

Playframe: NO


Lattes & Lollipops play cafe - Lucan - closed

 

It seems this place is closed.


Meerkat play cafe - Dun Laoghaire - Open

 

70 B Lwr Mounttown Road, Dún Laoghaire, Dublin, Ireland

Opening Times: Monday - Friday: 10.00-16.00, Saturday: 10.00-14.00

Entry fee: €6 / child, €10 / 2 children, €12.5 / 3 children, free for babies under 6 months, free for babies under 1 year when accompanied by an older sibling  

Activities: -

Wifi: YES

Playframe: NO


Panda play cafe - Ballsbridge - Open

 

Old Belvedere RFC, 28A Anglesea Road, Dublin, Ireland

Opening Times: Monday - Friday: 10.00-16.00, Saturday: 10.00-18.00, Sunday: 10.00-13.00

Entry fee: €6 / child, €10 / 2 children, €12 / 3 children, free for babies under 6 months, free for babies under 1 year when accompanied by an older sibling 

Activities: Rhyme time singalongs, Bollywood dance classes, Fun science experiments, Arts & crafts, Cupcake decorating, Discos, Face painting, Glitter tattoos, Ballon animals  

Wifi: YES 

Playframe: YES (not the usual big one)

Outdoor area: YES


Panda play cafe Terenure - closed

 

Opening Times: Monday: 10.00-13.00, Tuesday - Friday: 10.00-16.00 

Entry fee: €6 / child, €10 / 2 children, €12 / 3 children, free for babies under 6 months, free for babies under 1 when accompanied by an older sibling

Activities: Music Mondays, Dancing Tuesdays, Crafty Wednesdays, Twin Thursdays, Fun Fridays 

Wifi: YES

Playframe: NO


The Playhouse play cafe - Adamstown - Re-open on the 5th September

 

Lucan Sarsfield GAA Club Adamstown, Dublin, Ireland

Opening Times: Tuesday - Wednesday: 10.00-13.00, Thursday - Saturday: 10.00-14.00 (closed Monday and Sunday)

Entry fee: €6 / child

Activities: Tuesday: Cupcake decorating, Wednesday: Painting, Thursday: Kindermusik, Friday: Cupcake decorating (some of these classes are not included in the entry fee and you have to book a place in advance) 

Wifi: NO

Playframe: NO

 

Little Darlings Play Cafe - Santry - Re-open on the 30 August

 

Santry Scouts Den, Lorcan Green, Santry, Dublin, Ireland
 
Opening Times: Wednesday - Friday: 10.00-14.30, Saturday: 10.00-14.00

Entry fee: €5 / child, €9 / 2 children, €12 / 3 children, free for babies under 6 months old, 7-12 months: €3  

Activities: Wednesday: Bounce Fun, Finger Painting, Thursday: Bounce Fun, Music and Dancing, Friday: Bounce Fun, Mini Music Club, Saturday: Cupcake Decorating (see their FB page for updates) 

Wifi: NO

Playframe: NO

Cash Only

 

Besides play cafes, playcentres (and their toddler mornings) are good choices as well. In our next post, we will list these too. :)




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