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Address: 80 Esplanade, Kaikoura 7300, New Zealand
Phone Number: +6433195859
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Description: A fantastic community owned and run 1930's art deco building screening the...
A fantastic community owned and run 1930's art deco building screening the latest blockbusters and popular movies.
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Modern cinema in a classic building.

I had an evening to burn some time so went to the Mayfair Theatre. I noticed that the films being played were fairly new releases, which I was pleasantly surprised by. Tickets... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed June 25, 2015
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Bunbury, Australia
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Bunbury, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 25, 2015 NEW

I had an evening to burn some time so went to the Mayfair Theatre. I noticed that the films being played were fairly new releases, which I was pleasantly surprised by. Tickets were reasonably priced, the theatre was very neat and clean, the seats were good with plenty of space and the picture quality was superb. Note for travelers -... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2015

This is a great local historic theatre showing three films a day. And its cheaper than a contemporary cinema. They have a modern digital projector so can show the latest films. Also, they have an actual silver screen, so 3D films look great on it. And they have the old projector on display. If you're in Kaikoura its definitely worth... More 

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Kaikoura, New Zealand
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 11, 2015

come here all the time! either as a couple, or a family (3 kids!). have up to date movies and love the fact you can sit anywhere you want :)

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Ipswich, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 7, 2015

We needed to pass some time in Kaikoura on a wet day, it was great to see a film here. Lots of legroom. A super little community cinema, long may it continue!

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Christchurch, New Zealand
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 20, 2014

I try to go to the theather whenever Im in town, its a great wee theatre, no intermissions anymore lol which I used to love.\ Good prices and comfy seats now

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Sydney
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 20, 2014

This is a lovely cinema to visit when you are looking for something to do in Kaikoura. The cinema is a beautiful building. Polite service and ice creams for sale in the foyer

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Northland Region, New Zealand
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 3, 2014

lovely old picture theatre run by local theatre group, reasonable for day or evening out, snacks were affordable, staff were great, old seats part of the history

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Hobart, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 22, 2014

What a brilliant old styled theatre this is... complete with antique projector and comfortable roomy seats.... thank you

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Mayfair_Kaikoura, Manager at Mayfair Theatre, responded to this review

Hi! Thanks so much for the great review! We're very happy you have enjoyed your experience at the Mayfair!! More 

Sydney, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 13, 2014

Great option for a lazy arvo / evening w inclement weather ! Has new releases, movies in arvo and 7/730 pm - recommend

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Mayfair_Kaikoura, Manager at Mayfair Theatre, responded to this review

Hi! Thank you for taking the time to review the Mayfair. We're very proud of our little theatre. We are community owned and run mainly by volunteers; so we appreciate your feedback! More 

Johor Bahru, Malaysia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2014

Winter the sun goes down so early and shops close so early in NZ. Movie theater in such small town in a very attractive place for tourist.

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Address: Address: 80 Esplanade, Kaikoura 7300, New Zealand
Phone Number: +6433195859
Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  South Island  >  Canterbury Region  >  Kaikoura

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