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Odeon Cinema

15 New Canal, Salisbury, England
+44 871 224 4007
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Ranked #20 of 28 Attractions in Salisbury
Type: Movie Theaters
Traveler Description: The Odeon cinema in centre of Salisbury has had many names and seen many changes.  Its original name, which you can still see carved over the door... more »
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English first
Salisbury, United Kingdom
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14 reviews 14 reviews
8 attraction reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 30, 2014

The whole place feels very down at heel and there are issues with temperatures in summer and with acoustics between screens with loud movies rumbling through the walls. Always travel to Southampton for cinema now

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 27, 2014

The cinema is good but not great. It's popular It's got a poor selection of films to see. Not great Heating is never on or is not working

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Durrington, United Kingdom
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14 reviews 14 reviews
3 attraction reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2014

Popular cinema in the middle of Salisbury. Multiple screens so always something to watch. ideally situated if you want to combine the visit with a meal or drink out. Sound quality not always spot on but on the occasion I complained, I was given an immediate apology and refund. hasn't stopped me and the family's going since.

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cirencester
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7 reviews 7 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2014

Lovely place. Very friendly atmosphere. Think it's brilliant making a beautiful building into a cinema. Plenty of room not cramped like some!

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Fordingbridge
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9 reviews 9 reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2014

Amazing old building, buying a ticket is like entering a tudor museum. Sadly the cinematic experience is often poor, sound in the largest screen room is not good. I imagine the limitations of fitting a cinema into this venue come at a cost. However I would think children would enjoy watching beneath the iron chandeliers and their ears are better!

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Salisbury, United Kingdom
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6 reviews 6 reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 27, 2014

Totally over-priced for the size of the screens; tickets and food. If there is another cinema available to you then go to the other one.

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London, United Kingdom
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39 reviews 39 reviews
9 attraction reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 17, 2014

We have never been to a cinema like this before. It must be the most covert Odeon in the country. The staff were very pleasant and helpful, usual overpriced confectionary, but that's all part of the modern cinema experience. Its real selling point is to find a cinema in a building as old as this. You can smell the centuries... More

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Bath, United Kingdom
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 12, 2014

We were given the very best service at this cinema on a recent visit! Initially, when we visited to buy our tickets, we were greeted in a very friendly way by the lady on the ticket desk and the Manager came to discuss with us the practical details of our visit regarding a wheelchair user. On the evening of our... More

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Salisbury, United Kingdom
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4 reviews 4 reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 6, 2014

The cinema has a great old-times feel to it, but it is quite small. The seats are reasonably comfortable, the staff were very pleasant and the screening was on time (following the obligatory 20+ minutes of trailers)

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 3, 2014

I love seeing films here it's like going back in time a much more personal movie experience than the bog standard cinemas so many memories of growing up and seeing movies with my uncle and my nan still the best cinema around

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