Franchise Childrens Play Centre

East Dulwich, Southwark


Ref: B04890

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Hilton Smythe welcomes Gymboree East Dulwich to the market.

This is a franchise business, Gymboree has more than 700 locations with a proven success world wide. The owner has advised that Gymboree East Dulwich is one of the top trading sites.

Gymboree Play & Music East Dulwich commitment to quality is unsurpassed and every day thousands of parents and carers across the UK choose Gymboree Play & Music because they want the best for themselves and their children. Gymboree Play & Music East Dulwich offer sensory baby play, utilising a unique and impressive combination of music, movement, props, imaginary play and custom-designed and patented apparatus, all to create a fun and magical world where children learn, thrive and most importantly have fun.

From being a franchisee, you will receive the following benefits:

1. Proven business model with track record of success.
2. Become part of a network that provides you with support to help you on your journey towards success.
3. You are buying a brand, which has taken years to establish and in the case of Gymboree Play & Music is known worldwide.
4. You are buying systems and expertise that have been developed and improved over decades of trading.
5. The business has been established for 6 years.

This successful business is now being sold as the owners are pursuing other business opportunities.

This business can be purchased together with Cafe G. - Please ask Hilton Smythe for more information see reference number B04890.



This business is a Leasehold opportunity, with 10 years remaining from the original 15 years.

We are advised the rent is £21,000 per annum.
Business rates Payable are in the region of £4,800 per annum.


Monday to Friday 9:15am-5pm
Saturday 9am to 2pm
Sunday Closed


The business is currently run with 4 members of staff.

Financial Profile

We are advised the business turned over £184,538 with a Net Profit of £45,934 as of the 2018 accounts.
Asking price includes stock.


Gymboree East Dulwich is located along Peckham Rye (B219) in the trendy, affluent area of East Dulwich.

Peckham Rye is an open space and road in the London Borough of Southwark in London. The roughly triangular open space, managed by Southwark Council, consists of two congruent areas, with Peckham Rye Common to the North and Peckham Rye Park to the South. The road Peckham Rye forms the western and eastern perimeter of the open space.

There’s convenient free street parking adjacent to the business for customers to utilise.

Gymboree East Dulwich is located 0.8 miles from East Dulwich train station, which serves a Southern service and is in Travelcard Zone 2, calling at stations such as London Bridge, Caterham and Beckenham Junction.


Gymboree East Dulwich has been lovingly renovated by our clients to a very high standard.

The premises are attached to the stylish Cafe G. (being sold separately by Hilton Smythe)
Entrance to Gymboree East Dulwich is located to the side of the building which leads to stairs down to the reception area where there is a selection of products for parents and carers to purchase.

The soft play area is accessed through a doorway to the right-hand side, once in the play area you are greeted with a brightly coloured room with padded flooring.


• Reception desk
• Retail Wall
• Shoe storage bench
• Padded flooring
• Slides
• Climbing frame
• Toilets
• Baby changing facilities

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