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Royalty Cinema

Lake Road, Bowness-on-Windermere LA23 3BJ, England
+44 15394 43364
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Romance is not dead!

Glorious retro cinema. What a tourist attraction for this historic town. Original Wurlitzer in... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
DocG66
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Beverley, United Kingdom
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Retro at its best

If you remember the usherette service back in the day you will be taken for a trip down memory lane... read more

Reviewed 6 June 2018
constanttraveller61
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england
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Lake Road, Bowness-on-Windermere LA23 3BJ, England
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+44 15394 43364
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"wurlitzer organ"
in 13 reviews
"like stepping back in time"
in 14 reviews
"comfy seats"
in 9 reviews
"meal deal"
in 7 reviews
"red velvet"
in 5 reviews
"blast from the past"
in 5 reviews
"selling ice cream"
in 4 reviews
"latest films"
in 3 reviews
"sound quality"
in 3 reviews
"multi screen"
in 3 reviews
"box office"
in 4 reviews
"rainy day"
in 8 reviews
"worth a visit"
in 7 reviews
"peter rabbit"
in 3 reviews
"curtains"
in 18 reviews
"tray"
in 16 reviews
"multiplex"
in 22 reviews
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Glorious retro cinema. What a tourist attraction for this historic town. Original Wurlitzer in the corner at the front. Fresh popcorn. Great sound. Great screen. Full of character. We did the terrific value cinema eat-and-film deal with a local restaurant. If you love cinema, and...More

Thank DocG66
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Reviewed 6 June 2018

If you remember the usherette service back in the day you will be taken for a trip down memory lane and if you do not you are in for a treat - ice creams at intermission! Great experience all round. If you are viewing a...More

Thank constanttraveller61
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Reviewed 4 June 2018 via mobile

Fantastic prices and great range of sweets and drinks. No over the top merchandising. Love the old fashioned layout with the curtains and if you see a long film the interval is a god send with small kids

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Reviewed 3 June 2018 via mobile

Love this amazing iconic cinema gives you a whole traditional cinematic experience. With lovely helpful staff would definitely recommend a visit!

Thank Emma B
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Reviewed 3 June 2018 via mobile

Stepping back in time in a good way. Brilliant cinema friendly staff and great prices. What's not to like. Go and enjoy it for yourself

Thank jowettWindermere
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Reviewed 26 May 2018 via mobile

This is a little slice of cinema history! My friend said that she hadn’t realised she missed the sound of the film running in the background until she heard it again here :) 3 screens with shambolic but very friendly service. This is one of...More

Thank Anne J
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Reviewed 9 May 2018

This is a lovely old cinema with a lot of charm. Appreciated the intermission too with ices brought round on a tray- we had tubs and enjoyed the blast from the past! Highly recommend. The film was great too

Thank GPTLebu
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Reviewed 1 May 2018

Cosy old cinema. loved it! staff friendly and nice selection of refreshments on offer. comfortable seats. Had the offer which was a film of your time/choice and a two course meal at the beresford restaurant which is a two minute walk away for £22.50. Amazing...More

Thank tonisub04
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Reviewed 14 April 2018

We love this cinema! If you are a ‘baby boomer’ (or older!)this place will bring back all your memories of going to the flicks when young. When the curtain draws back from the screen the old times come flooding back! We had a fabulous experience...More

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Reviewed 8 April 2018 via mobile

We went to see Peter Rabbit with our grandsons. It was like stepping back in time with the Wurlitzer and red velvet seating. Very nostalgic for my husband and I as we spent many nights in cinemas similar to this before we were married. Loved...More

Thank Liviresident
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jontiward
14 June 2018|
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Response from Charles M | Property representative |
Dear Jonathan, No, it is not listed but it is in the conservation area. In fact it was only included in the conservation area 7 years ago so the LDNPA's contention that it detracts from the conservation area is quite... More
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Tobymcd
15 May 2018|
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Response from Charles M | Property representative |
There is level access to the stalls (downstairs) of Screen One via the emergency exit to the car park, though no disabled toilets; ordinary toilets are on the same level, however. There is a ramp to Screen 2 and there is... More
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857molly
3 February 2018|
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as far as i know check the website
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