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Colston Hall

Colston Hall Colston Street, Bristol BS1 5AR, England
+44 117 922 3686
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Rip off

I booked tickets for the Magnetic Fields in September and paid extortionate booking fee and refund... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Gourmet190770
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Oakham, United Kingdom
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Appalling

I haven't been yet and it looks like I won't be as they have moved the two seated shows I have... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Neil C
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Southampton
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  • Excellent36%
  • Very good32%
  • Average16%
  • Poor11%
  • Terrible5%
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Colston Hall Colston Street, Bristol BS1 5AR, England
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

I booked tickets for the Magnetic Fields in September and paid extortionate booking fee and refund protection. The refund protection is a complete rip off and requires you to jump through pages of hoops. It's a breach of personal data protection. When I called the...More

Thank Gourmet190770
Reviewed 1 week ago

I haven't been yet and it looks like I won't be as they have moved the two seated shows I have booked to another standing venue - AT THE SAME PRICE!. You can't get through on the phone and they don't respond to e-mails. You...More

Thank Neil C
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Saw Steve Winwood and have to say the sound was shocking. The balance was poor - I don't want the drums kit dominating the evening and I'm glad I knew the lyrics cos I certainly couldn't hear 80% of them on the night. Was it...More

Thank Kevin_S_B1066
Colston H, Customer Service at Colston Hall, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hello Thank you for your feedback which we were very sorry to read. As you have stated the sound and lighting equipment is all brought in and set up by their own engineers. We did not receive any comments on the evening of the show...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Great place to go for an event. Me & a friend attended an adult ball pool & it was great. Big rooms & great space.

Thank annastone2010
Colston H, Customer Service at Colston Hall, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hello Thank you for your feedback, glad you enjoyed the ball pit.

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Came to watch Paramore. It was (I think) the hottest day of the year so far. We were standing for over 2.5 hours and it actually wasn't unbearably hot inside. There are toilets located in the main entrance and also some on the other floors....More

Thank JM900912
Colston H, Customer Service at Colston Hall, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hello Thank you for your feedback, glad to hear you enjoyed the concert.

Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

We saw Russell Brand live and his performance was good and had us in stitches. The theatre is old and showing it's age. The evening was very hot and the air conditioning seemed to be non existent as audience struggled with the heat. The chairs...More

Thank Tazcat74
Colston H, Customer Service at Colston Hall, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hello Thank you for your feedback and we are sorry you found the building to be shabby and hot. We are currently raising funds to do a complete transformation of the old building which we hope will commence in June 2018. This will include replacing...More

Reviewed June 20, 2017

Came here with friends for the 'pop up ball mania' an adults only ball pit party, it only cost us £8 each and we all had a great laugh. It was well organised and easy to find within the building. I will be keeping an...More

Thank Joanne B
Colston H, Customer Service at Colston Hall, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hello Glad you and your friends had a good time in the ball pit.

Reviewed June 19, 2017 via mobile

Came here for ball mania it was insane! We should of got food after it though rather than before. But overall an awesome night

Thank Best198909
Colston H, Customer Service at Colston Hall, responded to this reviewResponded June 20, 2017

Hello Glad you enjoyed Ball Mania and had an awesome night.

Reviewed June 15, 2017

I really like visiting Colston Hall for a show. We have visited here for a number of years and as this venue has two concert halls, we have seen shows in both halls. I have never been disappointed by the acoustics and have never had...More

Thank Jayno76
Colston H, Customer Service at Colston Hall, responded to this reviewResponded June 19, 2017

Hello Thank you for your feedback, we are very happy to read that you enjoy seeing concerts at our venue. We will be replacing the seating when we complete phase II of our redevelopment which will commence in 2018 and we hope that this will...More

Reviewed June 11, 2017 via mobile

We have been security reviewers and testers for many many years primarily to ensure everyone's safety and security recently we visited the colston hall and without any doubt it has the worst security we have ever seen. We spent virtually an entire day walking around...More

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Mike G
April 19, 2017|
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Response from Colston H | Property representative |
I would recommend any of the below, especially the Trenchard Street car park. You could also look at our website for the offers we have on hotels. If there is anything else you require help with you can call our box office... More
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katpage
April 11, 2016|
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Response from JimB34 | Reviewed this property |
As others have said, it's not too far but a taxi is advisable in poor weather - although traffic can be bad.
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Jo W
January 31, 2016|
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Response from Ann F | Reviewed this property |
Afraid not but I will ask my brother when I see him!
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