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Simply a great local Cinema

We take ourselves, our kids and grandchildren it’s a good venue close to some of the best eateries... read more

Reviewed April 13, 2019
Graham M
Aldeburgh, United Kingdom
A delightful experience

A delightful experience - a very welcoming foyer that is ideal for mingling, excellent auditorium... read more

Reviewed March 18, 2019
Bognor Regis, United Kingdom
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Aldeburgh Cinema has been continuously showing films for almost 100 years, a feat made possible through the ingenuity of local heroes, starting with gentleman’s outfitter, Walter Hill, who originally built the auditorium alongside his shop. The...more
Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
51 High Street, Aldeburgh IP15 5AU, England
+44 1728 454884
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Reviewed April 13, 2019

We take ourselves, our kids and grandchildren it’s a good venue close to some of the best eateries in Suffolk

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Graham M
Reviewed March 18, 2019

A delightful experience - a very welcoming foyer that is ideal for mingling, excellent auditorium, comfortable seats, perfect sound (both quantity and quality), feeling that you are part of something worthwhile. Although there is a concessionary rate - I didn't mind not taking advantage of...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank SussexBloke
Reviewed January 5, 2019 via mobile

I wish I lived in a town that had such a great cinema! The building is Tardis like and the auditorium surprisingly large with over 200 (very comfortable) seats. Warm and cosy for really cold January nights. It was packed out - arriving just after...More

Date of experience: January 2019
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Reviewed December 26, 2018 via mobile

Great cinema in Aldeburgh..reasonably priced; great range of refreshments; friendly staff; stylish and authentic decor and comfortable. This was our second visit. We saw Bohemian Rhapsody which was a great film and I cant think if a better place in which to watch it! We...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed November 28, 2018

Fantastic atmosphere. Enjoying wine while watching a film is really nice. Service excellent. A great night out.

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed November 2, 2018

We have been visiting Aldeburgh for many years but only just made it into the cinema. What a pleasant surprise lovely comfortable seats pleasant staff, prices not too bad ,and a great film. A Star is Born. My only little complaint was it wasn't warm...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed October 29, 2018

Second visit. Despite visiting Aldeburgh many times have only recently started including a visit to the cinema while I'm here. Very friendly staff. Cinema is a decent size, one main screen...believe they have a second small one. Seats comfortable, screen good, sound good. Good selection...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Hatfield_visitor
Reviewed August 14, 2018

Lovely, independent cinema. Bigger inside than it looks from outside. Great foyer area, with friendly and helpful staff. Wide selection of snacks and drinks, including wines which you can take in with you when you watch the film. Comfy seats too. We saw Mission Impossible...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed July 11, 2018

Whilst on holiday phoned up and booked for live stream of Everybodies Talking About Jamie. Before going in had ice cream in very pleasant small walled garden area. The whole place felt easy going and not commercialised. Keep it up!

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank John R
Reviewed July 10, 2018

First visit to cinema. Been to Aldeburgh many times but first time I've been to its cinema. Welcoming, decent size, lobby with stools. Ladies on duty very friendly and helpful. Prices not too bad. Lobby also a visitor information centre and events booking office, so...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Response from LizB752 | Reviewed this property |
There is on street parking opposite cinema and in the surrounding streets or in front of White Lion hotel and walk back. No designated car park.