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The SSE Arena

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The SSE Arena, Belfast opened in December 2000 as part of Northern Ireland's landmark Millennium project. This world-class arena can stage a number of sporting events with an Olympic sized Ice pad and is home to the Belfast Giants professional Ice...more
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Odyssey 2 Queens Quay, Belfast BT3 9QQ, Northern Ireland
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

We went to Kevin bridges over the weekend, the draft that runs through the place is mad. We had arrived early so got a drink in mc cools and then found our seats. All the bars closed at 8.45pm watever that was about, i had...More

1  Thank xxWeeExx
SSE_Arena, Public Relations Manager at The SSE Arena, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Hi WeeE, Thanks for your feedback. Bars closing was at the request of the promoter and artist. Hope you had a good night at Kevin Bridges and to see you back again soon.

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Went to the second U2 E+I Belfast gig in Belfast. See some on here bigging up the sound quality of this venue. I can't understand why. It just isn't good enough. Last night went to the Dublin U2 gig@ 3 Arena and that was like...More

Thank 991garym
SSE_Arena, Public Relations Manager at The SSE Arena, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Hi Gary, Thanks for the feedback. We'll be sure to take this feedback on board.

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Attended last night for Kevin Bridges. He was amazing, but that had nothing to do with the SSE. The parking at this venue is not fit for purpose. An absolute disaster. We tried to get parked for an hour with no parking attendant willing to...More

Thank Mrs M
SSE_Arena, Public Relations Manager at The SSE Arena, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Hi Mrs M, Thank you for your feedback. We'll be sure to take it into consideration and that our car parking and queue management teams will take this feedback on board. Hope you enjoyed the show.

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great event great staff. Running time went well starting and for the crowds the staff was great. Well and smooth running event

Thank gbkerr231
SSE_Arena, Public Relations Manager at The SSE Arena, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Hi gbkerr231, Thanks for your feedback. We'll be sure to let our staff know you had a good time! Hope to see you back again soon!

Reviewed 1 week ago

More bars and restaurants sorely needed in the building. Great hall for concerts. Recently attended Lush classical and the sound and atmosphere was great!

Thank benthedog1
SSE_Arena, Public Relations Manager at The SSE Arena, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Hi Ben, Thanks for your feedback. Glad you had a good night at Lush, it's an amazing show and production!

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Went to see kevin bridges at see tonight.we left over an hour before the show was due to start.... ...DISASTER spent the next 40 minutes looking for a car park space. Tried everywhere no joy so there's £90 wasted on tickets we didn't get to...More

2  Thank andreeg842
SSE_Arena, Public Relations Manager at The SSE Arena, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Hi Andreeg842, Could you please contact us at customerservices@ssearenabelfast.com with more detail on your trip. Thanks.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Excellent venue . Entering the venue was quick and efficient with friendly and helpful staff. The view was fantastic with everybody able to enjoy the concert. Exiting the venue was handled very efficiently as well. Also there were no hawkers visible on the way in...More

Thank 710mick
SSE_Arena, Public Relations Manager at The SSE Arena, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Hi Mick, Thanks for the positive feedback. Delighted you had a good time at U2, what a band! Hope to see you back soon.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Brilliant location for a concert - I saw u2 there last night and it was incredible +Staff very friendly and helpful +Size of the arena means that everyone gets to have a wonderful view +Crowd control and security were excellent + titanic hotel is nearby...More

Thank Deirdre_dines
SSE_Arena, Public Relations Manager at The SSE Arena, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Hi Deirdre, Thanks for your feedback. We'll be sure to let our staff know of your positive review. Glad you had a good night at U2, hope to see you back again for another show.

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Just amazing!!! I was so excited when I seen Cirque du Soleil coming to the SSE. It was fantastic from start to finish. Watching this show should be on everyone’s bucket list. I hope they come back to Belfast in the future. The performers are...More

Thank mmmmm321
SSE_Arena, Public Relations Manager at The SSE Arena, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Hi, thanks for your feedback. Delighted you had a good time at Cirque Du Soleil, the show is amazing! Hope you see you back soon!

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We booked the Heineken Lounge for our visit to the Cirque du Soleil show in Belfast 19/10/2018. When booking the meal in the lounge it was confirmed that we would enjoy a buffet meal with a complimentary drink of either spirit and mixture, glass of...More

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Response from casswife | Reviewed this property |
HI I'm sorry to say I've never been in the Heineken Lounge so am unable to speak from personal experience. I googled it but couldn't get the information you require on-line! have you tried ringing the venue?
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Mynonnie
8 October 2018|
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Response from Alison D | Reviewed this property |
I haven't seen U2 but I have sat in the upper west tier which is the furthest from the stage you can be. Lower west is opposite the stage but rather far back. It would be safe to walk from hotel as there are street lights... More
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Caraleigh M
4 October 2018|
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Response from casswife | Reviewed this property |
Hi I haven't been to see Kevin Bridges so not sure about the queues etc! I have been to see ticketed events though and though you don't need to be there too early if you want to buy a drink and get seated well in advance I... More
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