Le Petit Palais
Situated inside Galeries Lafayette at the Dubai Mall, Le Petit Palais, ‘The Palace for Children’ is a French style children’s town where kids can get involved in various fun, creative and adventurous activities in the mini town complete with supermarket, beauty salon, petrol station and more. Le Petit Palais are currently offering two hours of play from 10am-12pm, Sunday-Wednesday for only Dhs50 per kid. While there’s no cash left over for food it’s a great deal for two hours of play. Parents can shop til they drop while the kids play or relax in the mall.
www.lepetitpalaisdubai.com (04 382 7333 ext. 2754)
Get down to Mini monsters on Sheikh Zayed Road on Sundays and Tuesdays between 9am and 2pm when play won’t cost you a penny. The spacious jungle gym and soft play area provides toddlers and under sevens with a wide range of activities to keep them busy and the jungle gym is a towering three storeys high so the kids will love exploring the space. There’s also an on-site café that’s well stocked with snacks and drinks and with free play – you’ll have plenty of budget to feed everyone. Free play offer is not valid on public or school holidays.
www.minimonsters.ae (04 341 4459).
Extreme fun is a neighbourhood play and party centre which offers a soft play area, toddler’s area and passes with access to all areas. If you opt for the two hour play pass that allows access to all areas it’ll set you back Dhs50 per child but will keep the kids happy with a wide range of activities to get stuck into. There’s also a café where Mums and Dads can relax, and although the play leaves nothing left in the budget for food, there is free Wi-Fi so you can check your emails, social media and generally catch up on life while the kids are kept amused.
www.extremefunuae.com (04 452 5543).