Family holidays should be fabulous fun, however varying ages and opinions about what constitutes vacation entertainment make it nearly impossible to keep the whole tribe sane, civil and smiling. Finding the right venue to satisfy each individual’s whim and fancy is sometimes about as easy as negotiating peak hour traffic in downtown Kuta!
Cue Finns Recreation Club – an all weather, all encompassing entertainment venue designed to widen the smile on the whole family’s dial. Whether you pursue a pass time that is active and outdoorsy or your preference is more laid back entertainment in cool, air conditioned comfort, you’ll find it at Bali’s newest sport and entertainment complex.
Fantastic for young and old and currently the only one of its kind in Indonesia, Bounce Bali will have you literally bounding off the walls. Finns Recreation Club’s safe, secure and professionally designed trampolining centre offers a multitude of sessions to cater for every age group. Jump together for an hour as a family, keep your toddler active with a Mums and Bubs class or take a well earned break and send the kids off for a few hours of trampoline time and fully supervised high energy fun on Friday and Saturday nights at Mini Mania (for younger children from 5pm – 7pm) or Bounce Mania from 7pm – 10pm for tweens and teens.
If something a little less aerial and energetic is more your speed, take advantage of an activity the whole family can enjoy. Strike Ten Pin Bowling is located adjacent to Bounce and offers six lanes of of up-to-the-minute technology complete with lights, lounges, the latest tunes and loads of fun. Complete with fully stocked bar, pool tables and sumptuous snack menu, Strike Bowling is sure to engage even the most reluctant in your family clan.
Make it an all ages afternoon or an evening for the adults.
But there’s no drama if the littlies aren’t keen to play the lanes, babysitting is only a few steps away with Cubby House Kids’ Club literally just down the stairs. With an array of toys, craft activities, computer games, movies and a swag of qualified, eager staff ready to take care of your young ones aged 2 – 12 years, you can relax with the ‘big kids’ and enjoy a tantrum free night out!
Speaking of heading down the stairs……..Just 2 minutes walk away and you’ll find even more excitement awaits at Finns Recreation Club (East). Hard to miss, the recently opened Splash Water Park, is filled with colourful rides and slides to thrill and thoroughly entertain. Ride Big Red or carve out the curves on the Super Bowl. Challenge your mates to a time trial on the Giant Racer or cruise the Crazy Creek. Once again, Splash is user friendly for the whole family and fully trained life guards are on deck to ensure you can relax in the knowledge that your young ones are safe, secure and splashing about happily in their aqua playground.
Want to get out of the water for a while? Finns Recreation Club boasts one of the island’s few fully fenced and expertly manicured sporting fields. The ideal spot to kick the footy around and plenty of space to run, tumble and play, there is even a cache of complimentary sporting equipment for Club guests to enjoy during their visit, along with a fully equipped gymnasium, ample food and beverage outlets throughout, not to mention the luxurious Body Temple Spa.
The Junior Sports Academy at Finns Recreation Club also operates Holiday Camps throughout the school break, designed to keep your children actively amused for one day or a week, immersing them in a multitude of a sports and activities with like minded peers. The ideal way to keep them happy when the adults want to enjoy some slightly more ‘grown up’ fun! Cocktails anyone…?
So don’t despair at the thought of running yourself ragged trying to satisfy everyone’s idea of vacation entertainment. A day or two at Finns Recreation Club is the perfect solution to banish boredom, keep everyone smiling and enjoy some good ol’ fashioned fun.
For more information about family day passes, rates for the kids’ Holiday Camps, Strike or Bounce, contact
JSA Has Summer Fun All Sorted
Can you believe it? The summer holidays are already here, and for those of us with school age kiddies that means nearly two months of vacation time to fill. Aaargh!! I hear the collective cry from parents across the island! If you aren’t toddling off on an overseas jaunt and are searching for some awesome activities to engage your children during the summer break, take a good look at the Junior Sports Academy’s Holiday (JSA) Program.
Designed to entertain children from ages six to seventeen, the JSA Holiday Camps encourage active participation across a huge range of exciting sports, starting with week one from June 22nd and continuing over six weeks until July 31st. But it’s not just the same ol’ sports for the duration of the program. Children have the option to choose from three different camp schedules, jam packed with fun and fitness.
Weeks 1, 3 and 5 offer kids from as young as six a daily agenda comprising a medley of exciting activities including soccer, tennis, gymnastics, trampolining, ten pin bowling and water slide shenanigans to name a few! Daily sessions run from 9.15am until 3pm, are fully supervised and include a healthy lunch and snack. Each day offers a different selection of activities so that those who want to attend the camps for the full week won’t have a chance to be bored! Drop in for the day or join for the week. With prices as low as Rp400,000 per day and Rp1,800,000 for the week (for Finns Recreation Club members), it’s a very economical, safe and secure solution for school holiday entertainment.
Weeks 2, 4 and 6 are for those who love their on field games or outdoors action with the Sports Specific Camps. Choose your favorite from a long list of sports including swimming, soccer, AFL Auskick, tennis, trampolining, basketball, bowling, gymnastics or dance. Now that’s an all inclusive list that’s sure to offer something for everyone!
For those slightly more mature children who are seeking additional adventure and adrenalin charged action, the Junior Sports Academy has introduced another thrilling element to their holiday program with the JSA Adventure Camps, running across weeks 1, 3 and 5. Participants from a minimum age of 10 years can delight in daily adventures like white water rafting, paintball, trekking, mountain biking, getting up close and personal with the elephants at the Safari Park or taking it to new heights at Treetops Adventure Park! Prices are per child, per day depending on the activity and bookings must be made a minimum of 24hours in advance. All Adventure Camp fees include transfers, insurance and meals for the day’s excursion as well as bonus activities back at Finns Recreation Club!
As always, the Junior Sports Academy has tailored their holiday programs to guarantee enjoyment and appeal for all ages, ensuring that the task of entertaining our young charges for the duration of this summer vacation is a breeze.
To register or for further information regarding weekly programs and daily schedules, contact Junior Sports Academy or drop in and see them at Finns Recreation Club reception to pick up a copy of this summer’s Holiday Camp Program.