Leaping Lemurs Soft Play

This fantastic area has been specially designed for the zoo with a fun animal theme! Kids will love the colourful 4-level play frame, with special baby and toddler zones, cafe, seating and mezzanine area.


We are delighted that our Leaping Lemurs Soft Play and cafe has now reopened.

Due to Covid 19, timeslots are required to enter the soft play and they must be booked online.  These spaces are extremely limited, unfortunately there is currently no discount for season pass or corporate pass holders.

Bookings can be made via the link:

Five Sisters Zoo Lemurs – Five Sisters Zoo Entry – Leaping Lemurs Tickets and Dates (seetickets.com)

Timeslots: 9.30am – 11am, 11.30am – 1pm, 1.30pm – 3pm, 3.30pm – 5pm


The soft play building is located within the zoo grounds, on your right-hand side as you enter the main gates.  You are welcome to visit either the zoo or the soft play or both together. The soft play has its own separate entrance and car park.

It is also the location of our new Leaping Lemurs restaurant, the main food outlet in the zoo.  Enjoy a range of hot and cold food and drinks at a reasonable price.  The restaurant has plenty of seating both indoors and out for during the good weather.

If you have any enquiries about the soft play, the new direct telephone number is 01506 87 22 00

Opening Times

The soft play is open from 9.30am to 5pm each day. 

You can only buy tickets online for a 1 1/2 hour soft play session.  See ticket prices below!

Due to Covid-19 you can only pre-book for the soft play.   Spaces are extremely limited & there is currently no discount for season pass or corporate pass holders.


The following prices are for a 1 1/2 – hour session.

  • Child aged 3 – 11 years £6.00 
  • Child aged 1 – 2 years £3.50 
  • Child under 1 year £1.00
  • Adult £1.00

Important Information

The soft play is suitable for children aged up to 11 years old.  There are clearly marked and appropriate sections for babies and toddlers.

Parents are responsible for supervising their own children and are allowed on the frame with small children.

Children must remove shoes before going on to play on the frame and must wear socks.

Soft Play Birthday Parties 

We are delighted to offer a new soft play birthday party where children enjoy 1 hour 30 minutes on the play frame and 30 minutes in our party room with party food.  

Soft play parties must have between 10 and 25 children. The cost per child is £12.50 including the play session and the food boxes (these include a ham or cheese sandwich, yoghurt, crisps, apple, small chocolate bar, gummy sweets and a juice all presented in a colourful party box). A small buffet can
be arranged for adults at an additional cost.

9.30am – 11.30am
(90 mins in soft play first then 30 mins in private party room)

1pm – 3pm (30 mins
in private party room then 90 mins in soft play)

3.30pm – 5.30pm
(90 mins in soft play first then 30 mins in private party room)

Due to the current
circumstances, we can only reserve 1 table in the soft play (up to 4 adults can
sit with the children in the soft play) however the remaining adults can wait
in our private party room whilst the children are in the soft play. 

For enquiries and bookings, please contact the soft play on 01506 872200.  A non refundable deposit of £50 is required to secure your booking and the balance is due 1 week prior to the date of the party, with final numbers and any special dietary requirements.