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Riverside Hub

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Brilliant fun, fantastic food.

We used to be weekly visitors before my children started school, unfortunately it’s a bit more... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Carlau
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uk
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Great fun but not great for dairy allergies

We visit here a lot as the activities are fantastic and it’s clean! The staff are friendly and... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Nicola C
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Northampton, United Kingdom
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There's fun for the whole family at the Hub. For babies there is a dedicated under 2's area, as well as a separate baby sensory room. Toddlers have their very own specially designed toddler village, set apart from the larger children. Over 5's can...more
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7 Carousel Way | Riverside Park, Northampton, Northampton NN3 9HG, England
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We used to be weekly visitors before my children started school, unfortunately it’s a bit more difficult to visit as often now. However, we visited the hub at the weekend, so much had changed since our last visit. There always seems to be something new...More

Thank Carlau
Ellis P, Owner at Riverside Hub, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Thank you for such a lovely review. It is great to read that your children love the place, and that you found the food and drinks to be delicious and extremely good value. As a business, we would rather charge a fair price to encourage...More

Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

We visit here a lot as the activities are fantastic and it’s clean! The staff are friendly and helpful. Facilities are maintained well and updated regularly and there is often seasonal events for example for Halloween. My only criticism is that it doesn’t cater well...More

Thank Nicola C
Ellis P, Owner at Riverside Hub, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Thank you for your review Nicola, it's nice to read that you find the activities here to be fantastic. Whilst we stock soya, oat milk and coconut milk, we do get very few requests for non-dairy butter to be honest. We do have a policy...More

Reviewed 14 September 2018 via mobile

The Hub used to be amazing! Always spotless and well looked after. However I've been a few times lately and the standards are clearly falling. Several times adults and children are ignoring basic hygiene rules such as no eating/ drinking in the play area and...More

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Ellis P, Owner at Riverside Hub, responded to this reviewResponded 5 weeks ago

Thank you for your review Adriana. Cleanliness is the second most important part of Riverside Hub - after safety. We have a team of cleaners who are often working into the small hours each morning to thoroughly keep the area clean and tidy. We do...More

Reviewed 10 September 2018

Been here a few times, most recently last weekend for a kids birthday party. Its a huge indoor play area, with loads and loads of activities to keep kids entertained. We could litterally let them loose and off they went. Massive softplay/climb area in which...More

Thank jackinbox99
Ellis P, Owner at Riverside Hub, responded to this reviewResponded 11 September 2018

Thank you very much for posting such a well-detailed and thoughtful review. Here at the Hub we are fully dedicated to our motto of 'Providing great days out for families, and the very best birthday parties'. It gives us a lot of pleasure when we...More

Reviewed 5 September 2018 via mobile

With an ever changing landscape this really is the ultimate soft play centre for children of all ages. The team really go above and beyond to create something special for everyone who visits. The management team are often seen and always on hand to answer...More

Thank Vacationer667940
Ellis P, Owner at Riverside Hub, responded to this reviewResponded 6 September 2018

Thank you for your very kind words Charmaine. As you have noticed, we are not your typical indoor play centre, the level of investment we keep on ploughing into the business is unprecedented in this type of industry. We never wanted to create 22 of...More

Reviewed 2 September 2018 via mobile

Every time were in Northampton we come here we absolutely love it. Not only is there a big play area for the bigger kids there is also a big area for smaller kids which in most of the other play centres we have been to...More

Thank tntae
Ellis P, Owner at Riverside Hub, responded to this reviewResponded 3 September 2018

Thank you for taking the time out to review Riverside Hub. It's very pleasing to read that you are having such a good time at the Hub. We do pride ourselves on having lots to do for the whole family. I do hope you can...More

Reviewed 1 September 2018 via mobile

We regularly travel nearly an hour to get to the hub. We haven’t been anywhere that compares. The laser quest alone (which is included in the price) is worth the trip! The staff are great and all clearly enjoy working there!! Well worth a visit!More

Thank Sadie K
Ellis P, Owner at Riverside Hub, responded to this reviewResponded 5 September 2018

Thank you for such a lovely review Sadie. We have lots of great new fun play features coming soon which I hope your family will enjoy. Thanks for taking the trouble to drive over to us, we look forward to welcoming you back again soon....More

Reviewed 30 August 2018 via mobile

Brilliantly thought out and run. Clean bright with good food and drinks. Lazer game great for all the family. Everything free once entrance fee paid

Thank CP012
Ellis P, Owner at Riverside Hub, responded to this reviewResponded 1 September 2018

Thank you for taking the time out to post a review of Riverside Hub. I do hope we can welcome you back again soon, we have lots of new play features to be unveiled over the next few months. Kind regards, Ellis Potter

Reviewed 29 August 2018 via mobile

We had a great afternoon at Riverside Hub. We ran around the massive soft play area, we fired sponge balls from the cannons, we played laser quest, kids and adults can both enjoy them selves here. Staff very helpful and friendly. I lost my car...More

Thank Nick V
Ellis P, Owner at Riverside Hub, responded to this reviewResponded 30 August 2018

Thank you for taking the time out to review Riverside Hub Nick. It's always great to hear of families having fun times at the Hub. I do hope you can come back and visit us again soon. Kind regards, Ellis Potter

Reviewed 28 August 2018 via mobile

We visit regularly as a family and childminding (and we’re no local). It’s the only indoor play that offer more then just a climbing frame. There is a Carousel, Climbing wall, sensory room, go karts and much more that are all included in the entry...More

Thank Kelly R
Ellis P, Owner at Riverside Hub, responded to this reviewResponded 29 August 2018

Thank you for such a lovely review Kelly. We are working hard on constant improvements here at the Hub and reviews like your only spur us on to keep improving. I do hope your family can continue to enjoy lots more fun Hub visits -...More

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Sansha G
30 September 2018|
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Response from Ellis P | Property representative |
Yes, we can warm food by microwave (or drinks by sitting them in a jug of hot water). Just ask at the cafe servery.
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stoptheworld13
11 June 2018|
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Response from Ellis P | Property representative |
Our parking is free at Riverside Hub
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jrayfield21
24 April 2017|
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Response from Ellis P | Property representative |
Good question. For a 13 year old I would suggest that Laser Invasion, our new laser tag arena would be ideal. Included within your admission fee you and your kids can play as many games of laser tag as you like for no extra... More
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