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Lighthouse, Poole's Centre For The Arts

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One of the best concert venues I have been too in the uk. Comfortable seats, and great view of... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Burghill, United Kingdom
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Great concert in a good venue. Seemed like unorganised chaos when we first entered as full of... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Martin E
Devizes, United Kingdom
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21 Kingland Road, Poole BH15 1UG, England
+44 844 406 8666
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Attended a concert 14/09/18. Arrived with half hour to spare. Bar was full waited 25 min to get served and paid for interval drinks also. Rushed our drinks down went to our seats getting soaked as there was a water leak near stair case to...More

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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

One of the best concert venues I have been too in the uk. Comfortable seats, and great view of stage, ventilation was spot on for a sell out concert but I felt there were performance issues

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Reviewed 5 days ago

Great concert in a good venue. Seemed like unorganised chaos when we first entered as full of people for different events. However, once in the concert hall it was great, comfy seats with a great view of the stage. Will hopefully return sometime.

Thank Martin E
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Five of us recently visited The Lighthouse in Poole. It was our first time. Was amazed at how big the venue is. The lobby was packed to the rafters. Tried to get a drink at the bar! What a joke that was. One bar person...More

1  Thank 74sylvia
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Can't wait to visit the Lighthouse Christmas Fair this year - gets you in the mood for the season. Love being able to buy lots of interesting unique gifts for family and friends.

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I had the pleasure of viewing a play in the Lighthouse. It's easy to get to and whats even more important easy to get a taxi to get back to the hotel. What is a nice change is that it had perfect temperature throughout the...More

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Reviewed 15 July 2018 via mobile

Seeing a show at the lighthouse is always a pleasure and for convenience this time we decided to eat at the Beacon restaurant. The service was friendly enough but it took 35 minutes to get a simple pizza. The pizza was burnt and they cut...More

Thank Martin L
Reviewed 30 June 2018

This is a general review, as I visit the Lighthouse often. We’re lucky to have such a professional local venue, with a wide variety of shows, gigs and concerts. Last time I visited was for Thoroughly Modern Millie in the theatre, which was a great...More

Thank svmitche
Reviewed 16 May 2018

Do not try to eat here before a performance. The problems mentioned by reviewers in March are still there. If anything it's worse because the staff seem to think it's normal to leave you waiting over half an hour for your order, and then serve...More

1  Thank Julie T
Reviewed 13 April 2018

If you live in "the South " and don't fancy going into London to see a show or concert , try the Lighthouse , loads of variety and shows to suit all tastes , check out there website to find out what's . Very relaxed...More

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25 November 2017|
Response from poolehornet | Reviewed this property |
Hi No my wife and I found the seats very comfy with good legroom Very smart now after updating
Tracy S
21 February 2017|
Response from Stuart C | Reviewed this property |
It’s a very casual cafe canteen type menu. I would eat in Poole Old town before attending.
2 October 2015|
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Response from Janet W | Reviewed this property |
Many thanks for your support.