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Address: Winter Gardens 97 Church Street, Blackpool FY1 1HW, England
Phone Number: +44 1253 625252
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What a fabulous building !!

Went to see Vic and Bob at the Opera House last night (superb btw) First of all it is a TARDIS- it is massive with two theatres, numerous eateries, bars and a ballroom !! It has... read more

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Burnley, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

Went to see Vic and Bob at the Opera House last night (superb btw) First of all it is a TARDIS- it is massive with two theatres, numerous eateries, bars and a ballroom !! It has retained many of its original features !!! The theatre itself retains many too including comfy seats and even though I'm small, I still had... More 

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Lytham St Anne's, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

The Amazing Peter Kay was at his uncompromising best. Seats were average and had more legroom than some of the other, more modern venues ive been to. We were on the balcony and ther are lots of steps up to there, there is a lift but from the entrance ive always used it involved going throgu the stalls section to... More 

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Guisborough, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Lovely venue - been a few times for various reasons. Beautiful building - events always well organised.

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chatham
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Whilst in Blackpool decided to see the overtones, very enjoyable, but this review is of the winter garden complex. Sat in the back row seat 34/36, threadbare seats and the armrest completely broken off, Blackpool you should feel so embarrassed by the seating!!!

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Bishop Auckland, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 95 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

We visited here for a one off show to raise money for cancer research. It was a sell out and very crowded inside the theatre auditorium. Seats were close but adequate. The main concern for us was the way everyone was expected to leave the body of the theatre inn the same direction through small doorways. If there had been... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

What a fantastic night we saw acts we hadnt seen in benidorm before but we will be seeing them when we go again.It was just like being back there.Highly recommended and thanks to everyone for keeping us well entertained.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

We went here for the big Benidorm reunion and we're very impressed with it all, We paid for V.I.P front row seats and as expected they were superb,loads of leg room,the stage was large,there was a bar and you could take drinks into the venue, The toilets were large and clean, We would definitely return.

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Midlands,UK
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

Well organised, plenty of room, really enjoyed the experience and liked it when we could move around the ballroom to watch the dancers. Going again!

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Thank LindseyMcD
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

The actual building has been restored successfully, and on first viewing, would be considered impressive. However, I feel that although I would agree with this comment in the public area, attention needs to addressed in the viewing area. Being 6ft 7inches tall, I found the seating claustrophobic, restrictive and uncomfortable, no leg room, no air conditioning. The seating area needs... More 

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High Wycombe, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A fantastic venue for a ballroom and latin competition; toilets were kept clean and bar available... nice refurbishment to entrance hall

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