Bennetts End Adventure Playground

Coronavirus (COVID-19)

Update: Due to essential maintenance, Bennetts End Adventure Playground will now open on Wednesday 28 July 2021. We apologise for any inconvenience that this may cause. 

Maximum numbers apply - 70 people can use the playgrounds at any one time, which is inclusive of adults, in order to reduce the transmission of COVID-19 and to keep our families safe. Children aged under five years are exempt. Up to 16 people are permitted to use the cabins, inclusive of adults.

COVID advisors will be on site during busy periods to help with safety measures and to answer any questions you may have.

Summer activities 2021

Summer activities 2021 Bennetts End Adventure Playground
Week Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday
19-23
July
Normal term time opening
(3.30pm  to 5.30pm)
Normal term time opening
(3.30pm  to 5.30pm)
Normal term time
opening
(3.30pm  to 5.30pm)
Normal term time opening
(3.30pm  to 5.30pm)
Closed due to essential maintenance
26-30
July
Closed due to essential maintenance Closed due to essential maintenance Dream Catcher Keyrings

Dodgeball
Design A Tea Light Holder

Quick Cricket
Nerf Wars / Free Art 

Old Skool Playground Games
2-6
July
Build Your Own Mini Car

Tag Rugby
Mini Play Day TBC Ultimate Frisbee

Friendship Balloons
Create Your Own Wooden Jigsaw Puzzle

Basketball
Tie Dye T-shirts

Staff Vs Children Quiz
9-13
July
Make Your Own Water Bombs, Followed By A Water Fight

Free Art In The Art Room
Flower Pots, Fruit and Veg Sowing

Rounders
Plaster Cast Models

5-A-Side Match
Bracelet Beads

Relay Races
Cooking With APG Staff

Pool Competition
16-20
August
Sand Art Bottles

Table Tennis Competition
Free Art

Bingo
Clay Modelling

Football

Rounders
Playground Games

Scavenger Hunt
Beat The Keeper

Healthy Eating Activity
23-27
August
Rock Paper Scissor Game With Forfeits

Dodgeball
Scratch Art

Rounders
Plaster Cast Moulds

Handball
Free Art

Run Outs
Poem Competition (Personal feelings and views on COVID)

Whacky races
30
August-3 September
Bank Holiday Pavement Art

Tag Rugby
Normal term time opening
(3.30pm to 5.30pm)
Normal term time opening
(3.30pm to 5.30pm)
Normal term time opening
(3.30pm to 5.30pm)

Registration

You must register your child before your next visit using our online form (below).

Register now

Opening times

Bennetts End Adventure Playground opening times
Period Day of the week Times
Term time Monday to Friday 3.30pm to 6.30pm
School holidays Monday to Friday 9.30am to 5.30pm
Winter 29 October 2021 to 14 February 2022 Closed

Have your own adventure

Our adventure playgrounds are available to hire outside normal opening hours. Ideal for birthday parties, family gatherings and school events.

The cabins are equipped with pool and table tennis tables and each adventure playground has its own unique outside sports area and wooden play structures.

Although there will be a member of staff on the premises, parents are responsible for their children and guests at all times.

To book, or for more information (including prices), please fill out form below or call 01442 242852.

Make a booking enquiry

Hiring times

The adventure playgrounds are available for hire when not open to the public:

Term time

  • Monday to Friday: 9am to 3pm
  • Saturday and Sunday: Available for hire

School holidays

  • Monday to Friday: 5.30pm to 9pm
  • Saturday and Sunday: Available for hire

Regular activities

Bennetts End Adventure Playground activities schedule
Date  Activity
Every Thursday Youth Club - open 7pm to 9pm (ages 11-16 years). 
There is a charge of 50p for attending.

Contact us

Address: Bennetts End Adventure Playground, Rant Meadow, Hemel Hempstead, Herts, HP3 8EQ
Telephone: 01442 242301
Email: bennettsend.adventureplayground@dacorum.gov.uk
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Warning signCoronavirus (COVID-19): Our Customer Service team is offering pre-booked appointments at the Forum in Hemel Hempstead for queries that cannot be dealt with over the telephone or online. To book, call 01442 228000. We continue to provide a full range of services online and via telephone. For council service updates and other advice, please see our COVID-19 page×