Parties and Exclusive Hire

The Megacentre Rayleigh is known throughout Essex for our birthday parties.  More than 1200 children choose to celebrate their birthday with us each year and we consider ourselves to offer the best soft play and laser tag parties in Essex.


Birthday Parties and Exclusive Hire

MegaPlay Exclusive

MegaPlay Party Exclusive

MegaPlay Mania

Play and Laser

Age 1-11 Age 1-11 Age 1-11 Age 6-11
An hour and 30 minutes Exclusive Use of Megaplay

Exclusive Access to the Megaplay Café

Personal Party Host

Drop Slide Open (for parties of children aged 5+)

Ideal for pre-schools and organised groups. This is not a Birthday party package and there is no option to add food. Café will only be open for snacks and drinks.

Party Invites

An hour and 30 minutes Exclusive Use of Megaplay

Exclusive Access to the Megaplay Café

Personal Party Host

Drop Slide Open (for parties of children aged 5+)

Buffet for 20 guests

Party Photo for the Birthday Child

Free Return Pass for Birthday Child

To view further details on our Buffet option please click here

Party Invites

Party Host Greeting

1 ½ hour Soft Play time

30mins in our party room

Party Photo for the Birthday Child

Free Return Pass for Birthday Child

1030 & 1230 start times include cold food lunch box and unlimited squash

1430 & 1630 start times include hot food, ice cream and unlimited squash

Party Invites

Party Host Greeting

1 hour Soft Play time

Video Briefing

1 x 15min Laser Game

40mins in our party room for hot food, ice cream and unlimited squash

Party Photo for the Birthday Child

Free Return Pass for Birthday Child

To view further details on our Laser Tag parties please click here

Monday-Thursday £185
Friday & Sunday £235

(Maximum 50 Children)

Monday-Thursday £275
Friday & Sunday £325

(Maximum 50 Children)

£10.25 per person

Minimum of 8

£14.25 per person

Minimum of 8

Available Monday and Tuesday from 1630 (term time) or 1830 (holidays), Wednesday to Friday from 18:30 and Sunday from 16:30. Available Monday and Tuesday from 1630 (term time) or 1830 (holidays), Thursday and Friday from 18:30 and Sunday from 16:30. Thursday-Sunday
Times available vary

Thursday-Sunday
Times available vary

Terms and Conditions

  • Parties are non-exclusive unless booked as an exclusive option, this includes party rooms and seating in the café.
  • Other user/players may be present during your visit.
  • We welcome birthday cakes, party bags and table décor in our party rooms.
  • Only food and drink purchased within the premises are to be consumed. Please speak to a member of staff for information regarding any food allergies or other dietary requirements.
  • A non-refundable payment will be taken at the time of booking, this will be based on the number of guests you are booking for. Exclusive bookings are fully payable at time of booking.
  • Changes to the date or time of a booking is subject to availability and to an admin/loss of revenue fee which will be payable at the time of request. The fee charged will be subject to the notice period. Providing 2 weeks or more than 2 weeks notice will occur a charge of 10%. Providing less than 2 weeks notice will occur a charge of 15% and less than 24 hours notice a 20% fee will be payable.
  • We always recommend you book for your maximum number at the time of booking. Places are sold on a first come first served basis and we cannot guarantee extra spaces.
  • Our team will keep a watchful eye on children as they go about their normal tasks, however children will always remain the full responsibility of the parent/guardian or organiser at all times.
  • We advise any customers with medical conditions including pregnancy to avoid our activities like Megazone and MegaPlay.
  • Tables in the Café are not reserved for parties or any other pre-bookings.
  • Activities and opening times are subject to change, without prior notice.
  • Rules of play for Softplay and Laser are in place for the safety and enjoyment of all customers. If these rules are not adhered to customers will be asked to leave without any refunds.
  • Fighting, bullying, abusive, aggressive, or any type of behaviour deemed to be unsuitable towards MegaCentre Staff, management, or other members of the public, from either children or adults, will not be tolerated under any circumstances.  Management reserve the right to enforce total bans.

For further Exclusive Hire terms, please see below.


Exclusive Hire Terms & Conditions:

  • The café will be open for hot and cold drinks and pre-packaged products. Only food and drink purchased on the premises are to be consumed.
  • Our Megaplay Exclusive option does not include a buffet. Food cannot be added to this option.
  • Our Megaplay Party Exclusive option includes a cold buffet for up to 20 guests. Additional buffets can be added at the price of £45 per 10 people, but must booked and paid for at the time of booking the Megaplay Party Exclusive option.
  • The Cold Buffet is to be consumed in the MegaPlay seating area during the play time. 
  • All exclusive hire options are for a total of an hour and 30 minutes. The maximum capacity for exclusive bookings is 50 guests.