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Palace Cinema

Crescent Road, Felixstowe, England
+44 1394 671330
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A Yesteryear Cinema Experience

With bingo on the ground floor and two cinema screens upstairs you can't help but smile when a... read more

Reviewed 12 March 2018
Ken H
,
Ipswich, United Kingdom
Love this cinema

Brings back some nostalgia and has character that modern multiplex cinemas don’t have. We always go... read more

Reviewed 13 February 2018
S18SYA
,
London, United Kingdom
via mobile
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  • Excellent60%
  • Very good27%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible5%
Travellers talk about
“latest films” (6 reviews)
“bingo hall” (4 reviews)
LOCATION
Crescent Road, Felixstowe, England
CONTACT
+44 1394 671330
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Reviewed 12 March 2018

With bingo on the ground floor and two cinema screens upstairs you can't help but smile when a lovely lady brings your coffee, ordered at the ticket counter, to you on a tray in the screening room. No automated ticket machines here and decoration reminiscent...More

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Reviewed 13 February 2018 via mobile

Brings back some nostalgia and has character that modern multiplex cinemas don’t have. We always go to this cinema when visiting Felixstowe.

Thank S18SYA
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Reviewed 23 January 2018

We phoned before planning a day trip to felixstowe and thought to take in a movie. Hubby phoned and was told they had disabled facilities as I use a walking aid so hubby buys tickets and when we got there there was a ramp up...More

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Reviewed 22 January 2018

We went to watch The Darkest Hour at The Palace on Saturday and were greeted warmly, offered a concession and ordered a cup of tea which was brought to our seats

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Reviewed 22 January 2018 via mobile

First time to the local cinema. It is an old cinema but I thought it would be fun. We bought tkts online and when we arrived we needed to Q for that’s even though we had already purchased ours. It felt disorganised however the ladies...More

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Reviewed 8 January 2018

Helpful staff and food that is brought to your seat before the film begins. There are 2 cinema screens and at times special productions (e.g Shakespearean plays, ballets etc.) are shown as well. For those that like a gamble there is Bingo and some slot...More

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Reviewed 1 September 2017 via mobile

Very much the cinema your parents used to go to. The seating is basic and not very comfortable. Prices are the same as you would pay in a modern multiplex so not good value for money. Although I think they do discounts for members! The...More

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Reviewed 7 August 2017 via mobile

I was surprised that such cinema still exists in times of chain theatres. The place has a character. It's very well maintained and looks great. It boosts the experience of a cinema visit. The staff is very friendly and makes you feel welcome. The tickets...More

1  Thank A TripAdvisor Member
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Reviewed 23 May 2017

If you need help you can contact the manageress if you can drag her away from her permanent fag break.

2  Thank pspFelixstowe
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Reviewed 6 May 2017 via mobile

Fantastic cinema, live local, great value for money & can sit with a cuppa or a glass of wine/food....delivered to your seat- how many cinema's provide that sort of service? ! Haven't driven to Ipswich for a good 7 years now, no need to go...More

2  Thank spamhead44
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Angelboop
21 August 2016|
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Response from Rose L | Reviewed this property |
When you go to the bingo hall, just ask Maggie or Viv if you can fill in the from or call them and ask for it to be sent to you in the post.
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Chloepond
30 November 2015|
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Response from 26sailor | Reviewed this property |
There is a ramp outside to come up the first steps and to the bingo, but I do not know if there is access to the cinemas on first floor. There might be a lift??? Suggest you call them on 01394 671330. Regards John
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