Doniford Farm Park
Situated in the hamlet of Doniford, Doniford Farm Park is a family run business which offers entertainment for families of all ages, a Bar and Restuarant with local produce available, children’s indoor Play Barn and Farm Animals. The farm itself is free to enter, however charges do apply to the use of the Play Barn. www.donifordfarmpark.com
Somerset’s only indoor skatepark is the perfect option for a rainy day. They run ‘diddy dudes’ session in the mornings, for under 8s, with bouncy castle, access to the skate park (you can hire scooters there) and use of the bouldering wall. The café also has great child rates and serves up delicious pizzas! After midday older kids (8+) are able to use the park, without the worry of crashing into the younger ones. Visit their website for event listings and prices: www.mineheadeye.co.uk
The Hub, Alcombe
The Hub is a community outreach ministry of Minehead Baptist Church which provides an indoor Children’s Soft Play Centre with a coffee bar area. The charge for soft play is £2.50 per child (aged 1+) and the general opening times are Tuesdays, Thursdays and Fridays 12.30pm-3.00pm, Wednesdays 10.00am-12.30pm and Saturdays 10.00am-1.00pm. There is no age limit but PLEASE wear/bring socks. The Hub may also be booked for exclusive use birthday parties and there is also a large hall available for hire.
The Hub is located on Hopcott Road, Alcombe TA24 6DJ (next to the fire station) tel: 01643 707598, email firstname.lastname@example.org. Check out its Facebook page for up to date info and special events, or visit the website at www.thehubminehead.org.uk/softplay
For a much larger soft play centre, with separate under and over 4s area, head over to AJs in Taunton. They also do good coffees and have wifi, so you can let your kids go wild while you catch up on life online. For more information, go to: www.ajzactivitycentre.co.uk