Hire Soap

(If you have not received an email and have a party in the next 48 hours please check your junk mail, or email us as soon as possilbe for access instructions).

Planning an event, birthday, or even school classroom campout? SOAP is available for hire on weekends and during the school day (9am – 2.30pm) in term time from February through November. It’s a popular & exciting venue whatever the weather! Scroll down to book your party or see our FAQ for more details.


Weekends booking in Low Season
(October, 1st February – 30th April) 
9am – 12pm OR 1pm – 4pm


Weekends booking in High Season
(1st May – 30th September)
9am – 12pm OR 1pm – 4pm OR 5pm – 8pm


Please note that during September evening parties are not available.


£50 refundable deposit will be added to your booking. For more info on our deposit policy, see our FAQ page.

Book here with live availability, reservation and payment

Select your preferred dates on the calendar below then select and book your time-slot from those available. If you wish to book more than one slot simply add them to your shopping basket before proceeding to payment.

Booking several sessions on the same day
Sessions are separated by one hour ‘handover’ periods but if you book sessions that run into each other (ie. 9am-12pm and 1pm-4pm) the intervening time will be yours without a gap.

Please email us if you have any questions. We aim to reply within 48 hours.

Charities and other groups: please email us if you wish to book SOAP. We may be able to accommodate your needs :)

Please note: SOAP has changed its policy regarding booking privledges for Friends of SOAP.  Friends of SOAP no longer have priority booking privileges (sorry!).  

SOAP party bookings are run entirely by volunteers and all proceeds go to support SOAP to provide inclusive, free play. We value your interest in SOAP and your support.