Junior Activities & Soft Play


Larkfield Leisure Centre is the perfect place to entertain children - we offer a variety of activities and structured swimming and sports hall courses for children of all ages, plus great memberships to maximise the fun!

KickStart Membership

KickStart Membership offers unlimited access to a whole host of junior activities including swimming and Larkabout Soft Play for just £13 a month. Find out more.

EXCEL Fitness Programme

Our programme of EXCEL Fitness Programme offers challenging keep fit opportunities for 11-16 year olds. EXCEL is designed to be inclusive and fun, so that every young person can enjoy the sessions, regardless of ability. The programme provides access to an exciting range of exercise sessions including Aqua Action, Spin, Boxercise and cardio workouts in the Gym. Membership starts from just £16 a month - find out more.

Holiday Club Activities

We run fun activities and events for children aged 12 years and under during the majority of school holidays. Club activities include Day Camps, Half Day Camps, Drop In sessions and courses. Find out about our next programme and take the opportunity to sign up to our Holiday Club mailing list.  Find out more. 

Larkabout Play

Offering three floors of interactive play equipment, slides, crawl tubes and ball pools, Larkabout offers an adventurous time for young explorers! Suitable for children 10 years and under, this fantastic soft play zone is open every day from 10am to 6pm weekdays and 10am to 5pm at the weekend. And whilst the children have fun, you can enjoy a refreshing cup of coffee or healthy snack from the Aqua Cafe Bar. At least 90 minutes of play guaranteed - no restriction during off peak times. Child and adult toilets are available within the facility. Please note socks must be worn at all times.

Session Prices

  • Four Years and Over £4.70
  • Three Years and Under £3.50
  • Under ones £1 Term Time Only
  • Weekdays 10am - 3pm £3.50


Larkabout Holiday Drop In Sessions for 5 to 7 year olds

During the Easter and summer holidays children aged 5 to 7 years can enjoy a parent-free adventure and parents will be able to catch up on their shopping or take part in a fitness session. These two hour slots ensure that children are cared for in a fun, safe and supervised environment. To make a booking please talk to reception or the Creche staff in person. 2 hour Drop In costs £6.

Larkabout Care

The Crèche at Larkfield Leisure Centre is located in Larkabout Soft Play and provides children with exciting play opportunities. Open from 9am to 2pm Monday to Friday, to make a booking please call 01622 719345.

  • First 90 minutes (minimum stay) £4.50
  • Each additional 30 minutes £1.50
  • Leisure Pass holders receive a £1 discount


Larkabout Coffee Mornings

Larkabout Coffee Mornings for parents & children aged 5 years and under. Sessions take place on Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday from 10am to 11am. Everyone attending receives a free cake/cookie and squash with the first hot drink purchased during the session. Standard Larkabout entry charges apply - term time only.

Larkabout Parties

Larkabout offers great party options to entertain children of all ages on their birthday or to celebrate a special occasion. Party packages include invitations, a hot or cold buffet and best of all no mess to clear up afterwards! If you want to invite up to 80 friends to your special birthday then why not hire Larkabout for your exclusive use. Find out more.

Larkabout for £1 (term time only)

Enjoy a swim with your child in our Leisure and Teaching Pool, weekdays from 10am to 1.30pm, and get a Larkabout session for just £1! Have a splashing time together, then let your little one adventure through our soft play zone. To take advantage of this promotion you must buy an adult and a junior swim at our standard price - available term time only. Children must be 10 years or under.

Adventure Time

Adventure Time is suitable for children aged from 9 months to 5 years. The sessions are held in the Sports Hall and involve developmental play on our bouncy castle and soft play equipment. As well as being great fun, come and meet new friends and learn new skills. Adventure Time takes place every Tuesday from 10.30am to 11.30am (term time only) and as a drop-in session you can just turn up and join in, there's no need to book! Sessions cost:  £4.90 per child for Members, £6.10 Non Members - Day entrance charge applies to over threes.