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O2 Academy Bournemouth

570 Christchurch Road | Boscombe, Bournemouth BH1 4BH, England
01202 399922
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Ranked #17 of 32 Attractions in Bournemouth
Type: Theaters
Most recent review
- Aug 6, 2014
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English first
Senior Reviewer
9 reviews 9 reviews
3 attraction reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 6, 2014

I can't go back as far as Dec 12 which was when i went there. Saw stone sour play here. They were simply awesome. Met Jim root. Was just brilliant. Staff were wicked could have a laugh with a few of them and the overall sound was great. Awesomeness for Good out Bournemouth

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Chepstow, United Kingdom
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11 reviews 11 reviews
7 attraction reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2014

Quite impressed by the customer services and absolutely stunning venue. Saw Imogen Heap and Athlete here. Was worried about the crowd due to being disabled, but the managers were so helpful, arranged for us to go up on the balcony where I could sit if I needed to and be away from the crowds and let a carer in for... More

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Southampton, United Kingdom
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31 reviews 31 reviews
6 attraction reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 2, 2014

Went to see Graham Parker and the rumour the venue is small and intimate. Thoroughly enjoyable evening brilliant show. Disappointed in the drinks menu the red wine was like vinegar

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Bournemouth, United Kingdom
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13 reviews 13 reviews
3 attraction reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2014

Bit disappointed with having to queue outside for so long, but once inside it was a great venue. Matt Cardle was totally amazing, incredible

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Poole, United Kingdom
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16 reviews 16 reviews
3 attraction reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014

I'd walked past this venue on several occasions and didn't even realise it was there. But going inside, what a place! A fantastic old building with ornate mouldings, just like an old music hall. We went to see London Grammar there and were able to get quite close to the stage. In fact wherever you stood you weren't far away.... More

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Holland-on-Sea, United Kingdom
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6 reviews 6 reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 11, 2014

Good venue for a concert, but the drinks are very expensive, £8.35 for a pint of coke & a vodka & lemonade!

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Bournemouth, United Kingdom
Senior Contributor
22 reviews 22 reviews
13 attraction reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 23, 2014

I saw both Rita Ora and Blue here last year and its good for small gigs. You can either stand downstairs or on the balcony, both provide good views.

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Bournemouth, United Kingdom
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17 reviews 17 reviews
5 attraction reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 12, 2014

lovely old building. Not too crowded. Stood to watch the lovely bob geldof and band...boomtown rats. Full of old rockers/punks Fab night out

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Bradford-on-Avon, United Kingdom
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27 reviews 27 reviews
10 attraction reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 9, 2014

Brilliant venue, easy to get quite close to front or balcony. Only downside was massive queues for drinks. Lots of revenue lost as people giving up!

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Bournemouth, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 27, 2014

Attended the 02 Academy 25.03.14 for concert- great venue. Really enjoyed the atmosphere, lots of room and security good.

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