The forecast calls for a combination of heat, humidity and rain. So, what to do? Little Steps has compiled a much needed guide to the best indoor playrooms around town. Whether you live in Sai Kung or Central, Wanchai or Pokfulam, or further afield, we’ll get you on your way to air-conditioned entertainment havens in no time. Don't forget your socks!
From messy play and science experiments to story time and cooking classes, PlayTent promotes the joy of learning! This fun, safe and nurturing atmosphere is a place where budding minds ages 1-7 can grow and blossom. Intellectually stimulating classes offered on a monthly basis.
It can be tough to find a playroom that works for kids of different ages. Wise Kids is both spacious (8,000+ square feet) and full of toys galore for kids ages 0-8. Click here to view the playroom timetable. Weekday bookings can be made hours (and even minutes) before arriving.
Funzone, 15th on Chun Street, Ma On Shan Ya Cove Shopping Centre, New Territories, Hong Kong, +852 2631 4001, Website Here
Wise Kids, Shop 101 , Level 1 The Arcade , Cyberport, 100 Cyberport Road, Pokfulam, HK, +852 2989 6298, www.wisekidstoys.com
This is the place to head with the kids when you are looking for hours and hours of fun! Funzone offers over 10,000 square feet of unlimited fun for 0-12 year olds! There is no timetable so just book and play for as little or as long as you and your kiddos desire. The perfect last minute rainy day option! Plus, there is a dedicated toddler area, so all ages can have fun together!
Slides, tubes, trampolines, ball pools, gliders, and balancing beams await in this all soft playroom of endless fun for kids under 10. This new Funzone has walk-in rates or monthly passes for those that can not seem to get enough! Open seven days a week, it is a great option for those in the area, with a cafe for parent and helper breaks!
The Toy Library, 2/F The Central Library, 66 Causeway Bay, Hong Kong, +852 2921 0386. Open daily 10am - 9pm and Wednesdays 1pm - 9pm.
Fun and games for 0-6 year olds in a comfortable environment! Pay as you play with drop-in fees starting at $100 for one hour play sessions, $50 for an additional 30 minutes or you can purchase a pack of 12 hours for $1000 HKD. Found a toy inside that your little one can't live without? Toy rental is available here! Forgot your socks? No problem, socks are available to purchase here and proceeds go to charity!
Located on the 2nd floor of the Hong Kong Central Library, The Toy Library offers activities and loads of imaginative games (Doctor or House anyone?) for kids ages 8 and younger. Reservations are required for a spot in the 45-minute sessions of play and fun! There are always events and readings happening at the library, so be sure to check it out.
Kiddy Village, in the heart of Hong Kong east, provides a s clean and safe indoor playground for kids aged 12 and under. The spacious playroom allows kids to run off steam and get some exercise. Open 7 days a week, you can play as long as you like with full day admission costing between $70-$90 HKD depending on the day.
Who knew that the government offered free playrooms for the wee-ones throughout Hong Kong? While some are more popular than others, the playrooms are cleaned regularly and offer a free alternative for indoor play in areas that don't have many choices such as Stanley and The New Territories.
One of Hong Kong's favorite toy suppliers, Hong Kong Toys Club, invites children to join the Kids Club! In the play program, children enjoy a variety of toys in a safe and supervised environment. The mobile club supplies larger-sized toys such as bouncy castles, playhouses, large tents, and ride-on vehicles to various playrooms around Hong Kong. Subscribe to their newsletters for updates on future Kids Club schedules and events.
Jazzy Gym, a great little baby gym in Hong Kong now offers open gym sessions! Dedicated for children from 6 Months to 4 years old, kids will flip for the fun padded gym and all the fun activities! For $100 HKD per session you and your tot can go for the gold together!