Clubs and Hotels with Play Areas | Greater Parramatta District

Looking for somewhere to take the family for lunch or dinner where the kids can be kids and play Here is a list and map of 35 local Clubs and Hotels that have a play area for kids. UPDATED: 28th May 2018


The rise of clubs and hotels with play areas is a fantastic thing for families. The fact that kids can happily play while mum and dad enjoy their dinner and a drink in peace = winning!

Clubs and hotels with play areas
Castle Hill RSL

Here is a list of 35 Clubs and Hotels in and around the City of Parramatta that have a kids play area. All are FREE to use except one, which has a small charge but they supervise your kids! The list is divided into clubs/ hotels with indoor or outdoor play areas and is presented in alphabetical order.

For each club/ hotel, we have listed the times you can access the play areas, which are usually when the bistro/ restaurant is open. In time, we will provide more information and photos of each one. For other options across Sydney, check out Little Munch’s list or this top 10 list from Little Eats.

And at the bottom, is a calendar listing of kids activities taking place at the clubs/ hotels.

Outdoor Play Areas (listed alphabetically)

1Baulkham Hills Sports Club | Baulkham Hills

Open 9am daily | Address: 11 Renown Rd, Baulkham Hills | Website |

2Brewhouse Marayong | Marayong

Open 10am daily, except Sundays 8am | Address: 6 Cobham Street, Marayong | Website |

Kids eat free on Sundays and there is a kids entertainer every Sunday from 1pm to 3pm.

Opens 10am daily | Address: 14 Ian Parade, Concord | Website | Little Eats Review

Every Tuesday during school term, there is a baby brunch.

5Crown McCredie | Guildford West

Crown on McCredie

Open 10am daily | Address: 135-139 Fairfield Road, Guildford | Website |

All coffees are just $1 before 12pm everyday.

6Ettamogah Hotel | Kellyville

Open 10am weekdays and 8am weekends | Address: Cnr Merriville & Windsor Rds, Kellyville Ridge | Website | Little Munch Review

Kids eat free on Thursday nights, plus there is free rock climbing.

7Galston Club | Galston

Open daily from 12pm to 2:30pm and then 6pm to 9pm | Address: 21 – 25 Arcadia Road, Galston | Website |

8Glenorie RSL Club | Glenorie

Open 10:30am weekdays, 10am Saturday and 11am Sunday | Address: 3 Post Office Road, Glenorie | Website |

9Gladesville Sporties | Gladesville

Open 11am daily, with the bistro open for lunch (11:30am-2pm) and dinner (5:30pm to 8:30/9:30pm) | Address: 181a Ryde Road, Gladesville | Website |

11Guildford Bowling Club | Guildford

Open from 9am daily | Address: 97 Bursill Street, Guildford | Website |

There is free kids entertainment every Sunday from 12pm.

12Guildford Leagues | Guildford

Open daily from 10am | Address: 25-55 Tamplin Rd, Guildford | Website |

13NBC Sports Club | Northmead

Open daily from 10am | Address: 166 Windsor Rd, Northmead | Website |

The new ‘backyard’ opened on 24th September 2017, with one of the bowling greens being turned into a kids play area. There is a very large jumping castle for older kids as well as cubby houses and climbing play gyms for little ones under a shade cloth. Plus there is lots of grass to run around on. The play area is within sight of seating and near the Bistro. And kids eat free Sunday to Wednesday nights!

Kids eat free from Sunday to Wednesday nights.

14Panania Diggers | Panania

Open 10am daily | Address: 28 Childs Street, Panania | Website | Little Eats Review

Kids eat free on Monday nights and every Tuesday and Wednesday from 10am till 2pm is Mums & Bubs Day.

15Plumpton Hotel | Glendenning

Open 9am daily, except Sundays 10am | Address: 556 Richmond Road, Glendenning | Website | Little Munch Review

16Putney Bowlo | Putney

Opening hours vary each day, but mostly open from 12pm. The bistro is only open Wednesday for lunch and dinner, Thursday for dinner and Friday to Sunday for lunch and dinner | Address: 68 Frances Rd, Putney | Website |

17Quakers Inn | Quakers Hills

Open daily 12pm to 2:30pm and then 5:30pm to 9pm | Address: 7 Nirimba Drive, Quakers Hill | Website |

Kids Eat Free on Monday nights and a clown is there from 6:30pm to keep the kids entertained!

18The Ranch Hotel | North Ryde

Open 9am Monday to Saturday, 10am Sunday | Address: Cnr Epping & Herring Roads, North Ryde | Website | Little Eats Review

Kids eat free during lunch on Saturdays and Sundays.

19Wentworth Hotel | Homebush West

Open 10am Monday to Friday, 9am Saturday and Sunday | Address: 195 Parramatta Road,
Homebush West | Website |

Free kids entertainment every Sunday 12pm to 3pm. New play area (opened March 2018) is enclosed and the equipment is best suited to kids 4yrs+.

Indoor Play Areas (listed alphabetically)

Open 10am daily | Address: 350 Annangrove Road Rouse Hill | Website | Little Eats Review

The brand new indoor Hop’s Playland opened on 23rd September 2017 and has a jumping castle, arcade games and play equipment. The toddlers play equipment is currently getting made offshore and will be installed in the next couple of months.

Open from Wednesday to Sunday 11am to 8pm/10pm | Address: Lismore St, Blacktown | Website | Article |

Blacktown Bowling Club has just completed a $2m renovation and there is now a three-level, indoor playground structure with an “Under The Sea” theme. It is at the Terrazzo Verdi Restaurant and Cafe and there is loads of free parking, easy pram/wheelchair access and convenient baby changing facilities.

22Club Five Dock RSL | Five Dock

Open from 9am weekdays and 10am weekends | Address: 66 Great North Road, Five Dock | Website | Little Eats Review

There is a kids eat free happy hour on Mondays and Wednesdays from 5:30pm to 6:30pm.

Open Tuesday to Sunday, 11:30am to 2:30pm and from 5pm to late | Address: 9 Elder Road, Dundas | Website | ParraParents Review

Kids eat free on Thursday nights.

24Granville Diggers | Granville

Open 10am daily | Address: 5 Memorial Drive, Granville | Website |

Kids eat free every Thursday night. Playarea is currently being renovated.

25Hotel Pennant Hills | Pennant Hills

Open 10am daily | Address: 344-352 Pennant Hills Rd, Pennant Hills | Website | Little Eats Review

The new play opened late September 2017.

26Hotel Seven Hills | Seven Hills

Open Monday to Saturday 11:30am to 3pm, 5pm to 9:30pm and Sunday 11:30am to 8pm | Address: 222 Prospects Highway, Seven Hills | Website | ParraParents Review

Kids eat free on Monday and Tuesday nights at the tasty Vicky’s Bistro. The fab indoor play area is perfect for kids 3-8yrs.

27Kings Park Tavern | Kings Park

Open from 10am daily | Address: 214 Sunnyholt Rd, Kings Park | Website |

Kids eat free on Sunday until 6pm. And there is a $9.90 kids meal deal everyday.

28Merrylands RSL Club | Merrylands

Waratah Cafe is open Monday to Saturday for lunch from 11am to 2:30pm and dinner from 5:30pm | Address: 14 Military Road Merrylands | Website |

29North Ryde RSL | North Ryde

Bistro is open daily for lunch from 12pm to 3pm/4pm and dinner 5:30pm to 8:30pm/9pm | Address: Pittwater Rd & Magdala Rd, North Ryde | Website | Little Eats Review

Tribal Zone, the kids play area, is open Monday-Tuesday 5:30pm to 9:30pm and then Wednesday to Sunday from 11am to 9:30pm. During school holidays it is open daily from 10:30am to 9:30pm. Entry is $6 per child for 2hrs and includes them being supervised.

30Pennant Hills Bowling Club | Pennant Hills

Open 10am daily | Address: 52 Yarrara Road, Pennant Hills | Website |

Kids eat free on Monday and Tuesday nights. And there are $11 lunch specials, which would be good for a mothers group catch up.

Ryde Eastwood Leagues (photo credit: Family Fun Planner)

Open 10am daily | Address: 117 Ryedale Road, West Ryde | Website |

There are two small play areas – one with a climbing play gym and slide and the other with a tv. There is also a great big fish tank in reception that the kids will love.

32Smithfield RSL | Smithfield

The new bistro Table 2164 opened on 21st August and has a new play area.

Open 9am daily | Address: 88-102 Smithfield Road, Smithfield | Website |

33Vikings Sports Club | Dundas Valley

Open 10am daily | 35 Quarry Rd, Dundas Valley | Website | ParraParents Review

Kids have their very own Little Vikings area next to the bistro. It is one of a few clubs with a play area suitable for toddlers – just go early for dinner when there are less older kids around. Kids eat free on Monday and Tuesday nights.

34Wenty Leagues | Wentworthville [Play Area CLOSED for renovations]

Open 9am weekdays and 8am weekends | Address: 50 Smith Street, Wentworthville  | Website | The kids play area is currently CLOSED as part of major renovations at the club. There is still free kids entertainment every Tuesday from 11am to 2pm.

Open for lunch 11:30/12pm to 2:30pm/3pm and dinner 6pm to 9pm/10pm on weekdays and weekends | Address: 115 Liverpool Road, Ashfield | Website | ParraParents Review

The Garden is one of three dining options at Wests Ashfield Leagues Club. Inside this garden style restaurant, there is a play area with a chalk board, building blocks, connect four, table soccer, chess and various other activities to keep the kids busy. So not your traditional climbing play gym. There is free kids entertainment and meals every Tuesday night.

Activities at Local Clubs

Here are upcoming kids events and activities at some of the local clubs and hotels listed above.

Jun 24 @ 9:30 am – 3:00 pm Castle Hill RSL
The annual Rattle & Hum Car Show at Castle Hill RSL is celebrating it’s 10th Anniversary on Sunday 24th June from 9.30 to 3pm. Enthusiasts, families, classic cars, hot rods & muscle cars are invited[...]
Jun 24 @ 10:00 am – 1:00 pm NBC Sports Club, Northmead
Howdy Partner! Come down to our Kids Backyard Cowboy & Cowgirl Day, Sunday 24th June, 10am to 1pm. Come dressed as a a cowboy or cowgirl! Face Painting Balloon Animals Games Tiki Island Jumping Castle[...]