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great for large gigs

well... the building in Brum and detours always make if tuff to get anywhere - where you remember... read more

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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We went to the Genting Arena to see Florence & The Machine which was amazing however I was very disappointed with the information available on allergens in the food court. After setting off for the venue at about 5:30pm after work there wasn't really an...More

Thank Cat M
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

I realise I was taking a risk leaving the house just 6 days after a chemotherapy session, and to a venue that will surely bag search and take bottles of water off people, but I assumed water would then be available inside. It's £2.20 from...More

Thank 965gwenc
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The bus arrived at Genting Arena at around 10:00AM and we were told that we have to wait an hour before we can go inside the Arena as there’s no staff to let us in! The poor school children need to wait outside in the...More

Thank Garrlou
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

well... the building in Brum and detours always make if tuff to get anywhere - where you remember going "last time I was here" - lol - but once in the building you hve the std burger places etc to geat - so eat before...More

Thank britishbulldog50
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

What an experience the sound quality and lighting was out of this world,taxi drop off point to the venue was a two minute walk,security was quick and efficient. Easy access to food and beverages the nice thing is that you didn't have to break the...More

Thank alancU6610TU
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Customer service here was a delight really helped me out a girl called Vic changed our seats for us was so polite 5* Vic

Thank Mandy G
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Great staff, good food in a comfortable environment. Service a bit slow (new starter looking after our table) so a complimentary extra glass of fizz turned up. Unfortunately the coffee was horrible! Complimentary parking is really convenient, but the NEC signage for Parking S3 is...More

Thank jeffjames9999
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Went to a concert here and the disabled facilities were very good, including the parking. The staff could not have been more attentive and helpful. The viewing area for the disabled is good and there is a designated smoking area. The food was quite good...More

Thank _dianechalloner
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Well the title may sound a little cheesy but the same can not be said about our visit. Arrived with friends early...ish to start queuing for the Kylie concert that evening. Usually when you get in a queue especially for a concert if you get...More

Thank SunseaGoa6667
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I have purchased tickets in block 15 row A 487 and 488 for a concert and on receipt it says restricted view. I paid top price and assumed row A would have an excellent view. What is the restriction?

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meganw997
12 November 2018|
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Response from AJW_UK | Reviewed this property |
The restaurants close by are always full. Have a Look on the website and book on advance. Food inside is a bit rubbish
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Beccie P
22 October 2018|
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To be honest spent most of my time on my feet. But they are comfy. Toilets in the main area and near each block
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