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Review of Gaiety Cinema

Gaiety Cinema
Ranked #3 of 16 things to do in Whitehaven
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Recommended length of visit: 2-3 hours
Owner description: A fabulous 1920's, single screen cinema located in the centre of Whitehaven showing the latest and greatest movies using state of the art digital sound and projection.
Useful Information: Activities for young children, Food available for purchase, Activities for older children, Bathroom facilities, Stairs / lift
Reviewed 6 August 2018 via mobile

Excellent service, excellent setting, excellent film! Good value for money with snacks, 2 bottles of fruit cider, 2 big bags of minstrels, kids snack box with drink popcorn and chocolate for just over a tenner! Very nostalgic and authentic. For the age of the cinema everything is in good condition and very well maintained. Even serve pizza! All we need is more of these around! Will go back again!

Thank lauramarie93
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Martin H, Manager at Gaiety Cinema, responded to this reviewResponded 8 August 2018

Thanks for visiting the Gaiety Cinema Whitehaven. Your loyal custom helps keep an independent cinema alive for the community of Whitehaven and the surrounding areas.

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Martin Harvey

Manager Gaiety Cinema

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Reviewed 21 July 2018 via mobile

Great staff ! First time back in years but won’t leave it long before returning . This visit has rekindled my interest in cinema .
Will return soon !

Thank Noel W
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Martin H, Manager at Gaiety Cinema, responded to this reviewResponded 8 August 2018

Thanks for visiting the Gaiety Cinema Whitehaven. Your loyal custom helps keep an independent cinema alive for the community of Whitehaven and the surrounding areas.

Kind Regards

Martin Harvey

Manager Gaiety Cinema

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Reviewed 13 June 2018 via mobile

Staff are really good, old type cinema with a good sound system, the new bar area is good , they also do a monthly quiz , had pizza here was very good , they are also moving into special nights, comedy night on in July, also parking over the road .great place.

Thank Kellyseye77
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Martin H, Manager at Gaiety Cinema, responded to this reviewResponded 8 August 2018

Thanks for visiting the Gaiety Cinema Whitehaven. Your loyal custom helps keep an independent cinema alive for the community of Whitehaven and the surrounding areas.

Kind Regards

Martin Harvey

Manager Gaiety Cinema

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Reviewed 4 June 2018

This was my 1st visit to the cinema and I was really impressed. After climbing the stairs I was met by a very friendly member of staff and collected my ticket. There is a great snack bar with the usual display of sweets & drinks, plus Pizza.
The cinema is like taking a trip back in time, this is what going to the 'flicks' was like in my childhood. Clean, comfortable and stylish. The film and sound quality was good using modern digital technology.

Thank Oldbaldbob
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Martin H, Manager at Gaiety Cinema, responded to this reviewResponded 7 June 2018

Thanks for visiting the Gaiety Cinema Whitehaven. Your loyal custom helps keep an independent cinema alive for the community of Whitehaven and the surrounding areas.

Kind Regards

Martin Harvey

Manager Gaiety Cinema

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Reviewed 9 January 2018 via mobile

Wanted to try something different and show the kids an old type cinema.
Unfortunately I’d forgotten how bad they are. Poor sound, picture and uncomfortable seats. Damp smell and quite expensive sweets.
Back to the plaza in Workington for us.

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