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Reviewed 3 weeks ago
elleKent_8
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kent, england
Simply the Best!

We are so lucky in Faversham to have this gem in our midst. A beautiful, traditional cinema with... read more

Reviewed April 15, 2019
655kates
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Faversham, United Kingdom
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We are a purpose built 1930's former Odeon Cinema. Reopened in 1994.
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We should celebrate the things that are great on our doorstep but that are often taken for granted. The Royal cinema offers all the latest films plus plenty of interesting titles for a tiny price compared to the ubiquitous and expensive multiplexes and does so...More

Date of experience: May 2019
Thank elleKent_8
Reviewed April 15, 2019 via mobile

We are so lucky in Faversham to have this gem in our midst. A beautiful, traditional cinema with courteous and extremely helpful staff who go out of their way to make your experience a good one. And all this for £5 per ticket (the price...More

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank 655kates
Reviewed April 11, 2019 via mobile

Well you must visit this cinema,it’s like stepping in to another era,it may not have the best sound system in the world,please go,it’s fantastic

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank stoatVoller
Reviewed April 1, 2019

We have lived in faversham for 16 years when we can we go to this lovely cinema , it's so nice to sit in a old place that's been restored. The staff are freindly & polite. The price is 5pounds per person what more could...More

Date of experience: January 2019
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Reviewed March 12, 2019

This is not only a comfortable place to sit and watch a movie ,it is also a time capsule of what going to the movies use to be like, from the uniforms worn by the staff to the ticket machine which pops out your seating...More

Date of experience: February 2019
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Reviewed March 3, 2019 via mobile

Great old fashioned (decor, service, ambience) Cinema but state of the art screen and sound. Friendly staff and no adverts!

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank Elaeis
Reviewed March 3, 2019

What a fantastic cinema! No pre-performance adverts, film started promptly at 7:00, large quality screen, excellent sound system, comfortable seats, delightful staff, only £5 per ticket , the unspoilt decor - my perfect cinema! - if only we'd discovered this years ago, it would have...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank Joanthepotter
Reviewed February 13, 2019 via mobile

Have visited this cinema a few times and love coming here. A large old fashioned cinema with plenty of seating. Great quality picture and sound. Reasonably priced shop for drinks and snacks. Staff are really helpful.

Date of experience: February 2019
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Reviewed December 11, 2018 via mobile

I see films regularly here and it's an amazing cinema. Huge screen and staffed by volunteers so incredibly cheap as well. Very good Monday film society too - highly recommended.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank colmlorcankeegan
Peter B, Owner at The Royal Cinema, responded to this reviewResponded December 14, 2018

None of our staff are volunteers, please ensure your facts are correct before reviewing my business. Thank you

Reviewed November 13, 2018 via mobile

This is a fabulous gem which should be supported by as many people as possible. Quaint interior with lovely comfy seats. Best bit? Only a fiver a ticket for the majority of showings. No rip off prices for snacks and drinks either. Supermarket prices for...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank GirlofKent8
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