Playaway  

 
 
ADDRESS
86 Park Road, Crouch End, N8 8JQ
 
 
TELEPHONE
 
OPENING TIMES
Open Mon-Fri 10:00-18:00, Sat-Sun 10:00-16:00
 

Nearby

 
 
  • Visitor Information

PlayawayPlayaway London is an indoor adventure play centre and party venue for children aged up to and including 8 years old. The venue's features include a touch screen play computer, a separate toddler area for under threes, and an exciting and colourful play frame. It's a veritable fun house.

The dining area aims to please the parents as well as the kids with comfy leather sofas and 70s and 80s memorabilia adorning the walls. The tasty menu embraces anything from bagels and pasta, to jacket potatoes and homemade cakes.

Playaway cater for birthday parties, offering four options which stretch all the way up to the VIP Party, giving you exclusive use of the venue.

What makes Playaway stand out is the desire to please adults too - it's really simple to sit and have a coffee in comfort with half an eye on your little ones who'll be haring around having fun.

 

Underground Stations

Underground Stations

 
Highgate Tube Station
 
18 minutes walk
 
Turnpike Lane Tube Station
 
23 minutes walk
 
Railway Stations

Railway Stations

 
Crouch Hill Overground Station
 
17 minutes walk
 
 
 
 
 

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London Events 2017

Plan the perfect year in the capital with our pick of the best events in London 2017. From January through to December, every month boasts an impressive line-up of entertainment. So, take a look at our guide and be sure not to miss a thing.

 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Painted Earth
London > Attractions > Activities for Kids
Arch 65, The Catacombs, Stables Market, Camden, Camden Town, London NW1 | 2.9 miles from Playaway
As well as housing a renowned ceramic art gallery, Painted Earth offers kids a fantastic opportunity to test their own artistic talents. Supervised by friendly staff ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Little Angel Theatre
London > Attractions > Activities for Kids
14 Dagmar Passage, Cross Street, Islington, Islington, London N1 | 3.2 miles from Playaway
This innovative children's theatre provides a showcase for the art of puppetry. Founded by master puppeteer John Wilkes in the early 1960s, this small, unusual theatre ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Alexandra Palace Ice Rink
London > Attractions > Activities for Kids
Alexandra Palace Way, N22 | 17 minutes from Playaway
The biggest (it has a total capacity of 1,250) and best permanent ice rink in London, Alexandra Palace Ice Rink is an ideal place for a ... More
 
 
 
 
 
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Sights and Attractions near Playaway

The best museums, galleries, attractions near Playaway
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Go Ape - Alexandra Palace
London > Attractions > Attractions for Kids
Alexandra Palace Way, N22 | 17 minutes from Playaway
Swing through the trees, walk on sky high rope bridges and zip down the wire at Alexandra Palace which, thanks to its elevated position, ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
London International Gallery of Children's Art
London > Attractions > Attractions for Kids
Waterlow Park Centre, Dartmouth Park Hill, N19 | 23 minutes from Playaway
This fascinating gallery displays exhibitions of children's art from every corner of the world, including artwork by local youngsters. Moving from their original home, a small ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Highgate Cemetery
London > Attractions > Sights
Swains Lane, N6 | 25 minutes from Playaway
Wild woodland Victorian cemetery. Perched at the top of the winding and woody Swain’s Lane, close to Highgate village with its soaring views over the city, Highgate ... More
 
 
 
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Events near Playaway

Near Playaway
On Soon
Bring Your Own Baby Comedy
London > Events > Comedy  Dates: Tuesday 3rd October 2017 - 10.30am-11.45am
Playaway, 165 Tottenham Lane, N8 | 5 minutes from Playaway
Comedy, Stand-Up....More
 
 
 
On Soon
Comedy Cabaret
London > Events > Comedy  Dates: Saturday 23rd September 2017 - 8.30pm
Playaway, 2 Crouch End Hill, corner of the Broadway, N8 | 6 minutes from Playaway
A night of stand-up with Andrew Bird, Joe Wells, David James and MC Dominic Frisby....More
 
 
 
On Soon
Comedy Variety Cabaret
London > Events > Comedy  Dates: Sunday 1st October 2017 - 8.30pm
Playaway, 2 Crouch End Hill, corner of the Broadway, N8 | 6 minutes from Playaway
Dark and mischievous humour from New Zealand Comedy Festival's Best International Show award-winner in both 2009 and 2011, Carey Marx. Plus Dave Chawner, President Obonjo, Cally ...More
 
 
 
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Entertainment near Playaway

Near Playaway
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Alexandra Palace
London > Entertainment > Live Music
Alexandra Palace Way, Wood Green, N22 | 17 minutes from Playaway
After a shaky start - destroyed by fire 16 days after 'The People's Palace' first opened in 1873 - Alexandra Palace re-opened again two years later ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Jacksons Lane Theatre
London > Entertainment > Theatres
269a Archway Road, N6 | 18 minutes from Playaway
Housed in a Grade II listed gothic church conversion, this multi-arts, theatre and dance venue in Highgate has a regularly changing programme of live performances including ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Upstairs At The Gatehouse
London > Entertainment > Theatres
Hampstead Lane, Highgate Village, N6 | 24 minutes from Playaway
This popular pub theatre in Highgate has, over the years, served as a music hall, cinema, Masonic lodge and a jazz and folk music club. Now ... More
 
 
 
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Shopping near Playaway

The best shops and markets near Playaway
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Soup Dragon
London > Shopping > Children's Gifts and Toys
27 Topsfield Parade, Crouch End, N8 | 4 minutes from Playaway
This versatile little shop is great for picking up all sorts of pressies for little ones. They offer an exquisite selection of traditional toys, unusual and ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Walter Purkis & Sons
London > Shopping > Food and Drink Shops
17 The Broadway, Crouch End, N8 | 5 minutes from Playaway
The century-old smokehouse at the rear of Walter Purkis provides excellent, and reasonably priced, smoked salmon to both branches (the other is in (Muswell Hill) of ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
YTM Fireworks
London > Shopping > Specialists
226 Middle Lane, N8 | 7 minutes from Playaway
Priding themselves as one of the UK's most experienced suppliers of professional and garden fireworks, YTM Fireworks has something for you no matter ... More
 
 
 
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Restaurants near Playaway

What are the best dining options near Playaway London?
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Maynard Arms
London > Restaurants > British restaurants
70 Park Road, Crouch End, N8 | 1 minute from Playaway
The Maynard Arms, a family pub since 1851, re-opened in November 2016 with a newly designed bar area, 70 cover dining room to the rear, and ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Banners
London > Restaurants > Brasseries
21 Park Road, N8 | 3 minutes from Playaway
Banners is a home from home atmosphere for young families and is basically a bit of a creche during the day. Kiddies get through ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
O's Thai Cafe
London > Restaurants > Thai restaurants
10 Topsfield Parade, N8 | 3 minutes from Playaway
Thai cuisine. ... More
 
 
 
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Education near Playaway

Near Playaway
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Jenius Social
London > Education > Cookery Courses
Unit 8 The Islington Studios, 6 Hornsey Road, N7 | 2.2 miles from Playaway
Islington cafe-cum-deli Jenius Social isn't just a place to enjoy fine food and carefully sourced balsamic vinegar, artisan chocolates and cured meats. It's also a ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Out of the Bloom
London > Education > Evening Classes
89/91 Bayham Street, Camden Town, London NW1 | 3.1 miles from Playaway
Unique and innovative workshops teaching flower arranging and floristry with monthly, weekly or daily workshops. This is a really enjoyable art form that allows its students ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Ecole de Mime Corporel Dramatique
London > Education > Evening Classes
Unit 207, Belgravia Workshop, 157-163 Marlborough Road, N19 | 22 minutes from Playaway
Only the French could come up with an art form so bizarrely fascinating. Mime is as relaxing as Tai Chi, as healthy as yoga, and as ... More
 
 
 
THE BEST

Leisure near Playaway

Playaway gyms, sporting activities, health & beauty and fitness.
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Alexandra Palace Park
London > Leisure > Parks and Gardens
Alexandra Palace Way, N22 | 17 minutes from Playaway
A north London treat, this 196-acre park is crammed full of stuff to do. An all-weather, indoor ice rink is one of its most popular features, ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Grenville Gardens Community Allotment Garden
London > Leisure > Parks and Gardens
Grenville Gardens, Grenville Road, N19 | 19 minutes from Playaway
The Grenville Allotment Garden, found in a part of Grenville Gardens in Islington, have enable the local community to reclaim a part of the garden contaminated ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Highgate Wood and Queen's Wood
London > Leisure > Parks and Gardens
Muswell Hill Road, N10 | 19 minutes from Playaway
Much of London was once entirely covered by the ancient Forest of Middlesex. The oak, holly, and hornbeam trees of Highgate Woods and Queen's Wood (a ... More
 
 
 
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Pubs near Playaway

The best pubs near London Playaway.
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Queen's Pub and Dining Room
London > Restaurants > Gastropub
26 Broadway Parade, N8 | 4 minutes from Playaway
... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Victoria Stakes
London > Restaurants > Gastropub
1 Muswell Hill, N10 | 10 minutes from Playaway
Gastropub ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Old Dairy
London > Restaurants > Gastropub
1-3 Crouch Hill, N4 | 17 minutes from Playaway
Located in an area popular with actors and musicians – David Gray bought Dave Stewart's nearby recording studio - The Old Dairy stands on the site ... More
 
 
 
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Nightlife near Playaway

Playaway clubs, bars, cabaret nights, casinos and interesting nightlife.
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Champagne Bar
London > Nightlife > Bars
St Pancras International, Euston Road, NW1 | 2.6 miles from Playaway
At 90 metres, The Champagne Bar at St Pancras International is Europe's longest and presents a very glamourous way to start your journey to Paris before ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
EGG
London > Nightlife > Nightclubs
200 York Way, King's Cross, London N7 | 2.8 miles from Playaway
Spread out over three floors with each one providing its own distinct look and feel, Egg London is a venue like no other. The ground floor ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Boogaloo
London > Nightlife > Bars
312 Archway Road, N6 | 16 minutes from Playaway
The Boogaloo has succeeded in breaking the all pervasive contemporary pub blueprint, fashioning a popular alternative with a great atmosphere - and not an inch of ... More
 
 
 
THE BEST

Meeting venue hire near Playaway

Where to have your meeting, conference, exhibition, private dining or training course near Playaway.
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Union Chapel
London > Business > Venue Hire
The Vestry, Union Chapel, Compton Avenue, N1 | 2.9 miles from Playaway
... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Roundhouse
London > Business > Venue Hire
Chalk Farm Road, NW1 | 2.9 miles from Playaway
Can accommodate up to 1800 people.... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Little Angel Theatre
London > Business > Venue Hire
14 Dagmar Passage off Cross Street, Islington, Islington, London N1 | 3.2 miles from Playaway
A teeny, tiny and wonderful puppet theatre located in a hidden side road backing onto a green church yard ideal for spontaneous picnics with goodies from ... More
 
 
 
 

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