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Alhambra Cinema

Middlegate, Penrith CA11 7PT, England
+44 1768 862400
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Really Great

Visited with young children to see film on a rainy day, very polite staff, confectionery not... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Richard L
via mobile
Good value for money

We went and saw Dunkirk. Comfortable seats, good view and sound quality Coming from the south we... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Elizabeth H
via mobile
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Located in the heart of Penrith, the Alhambra Cinemas provide a first-class cinema experience, screening all the latest cinema releases as well as independent and foreign-language films in comfortable and relaxing surroundings.Now with Dolby Digital projection and Dolby Digital sound.
  • Excellent77%
  • Very good20%
  • Average1%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“comfy seats” (8 reviews)
“screen room” (2 reviews)
“star trek” (2 reviews)
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Middlegate, Penrith CA11 7PT, England
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+44 1768 862400
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Visited with young children to see film on a rainy day, very polite staff, confectionery not overpriced, small theatre but that made it even better, will revisit as really enjoyed it.

Thank Richard L
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We went and saw Dunkirk. Comfortable seats, good view and sound quality Coming from the south we are using to paying twice the price to go to the cinema. £12 for 2 of us. Brilliant!

Thank Elizabeth H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Arrived at the cinema with my partner & our 4year old after a 15minute drive. Prior to leaving I had checked the film times & ensured there was Disabled access seats for our chosen film. After finally being able to park & actually get out...More

1  Thank Victoria P
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Yes the outside looks a lot like a Bargain Booze which might make you worry that it is going to be a fleapit, but no not at all - it is a little gem of a cinema! Very comfy seating - properly raked so you...More

Thank ChattyEater
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This cinema is worth a visit just to feel that you are paying a trip to the 1920s. Its art deco architecture is far removed from modern cinema complexes and one feels that one is part of a long lost heritage. The only downside is...More

Thank Edward1951S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I went down to Penrith for the day and when I saw the cinema and when I heard about Despicable me 3 I just had to go and see it. It's a lovely little cinema with a huge variety of movies. Plus there are a...More

Thank samandtom09111
Reviewed 16 July 2017

We booked two tickets for Baby Driver without knowing the place but staying close by. Screen 3 only had 40seats, 10 rows of four. The room was small but that did not affect the film. Good sound and clear view of the screen from all...More

Thank Brian H
Reviewed 25 June 2017

Great Cinema, realistic prices and great service. Thank you for a lovely day it was nice to sit in a cinema that wasn't manic

Thank LesannK
Reviewed 16 May 2017 via mobile

Charming little cinema with a great atmosphere and lovely staff. I particularly love the choice of films, ranging from mainstream to world cinema with some live streaming thrown in for good measure. Always a pleasure to visit.

Thank Jennie F
Reviewed 21 April 2017

A lovely little cinema but with current films and comfortable seating. We were in the new 36-seater cinema and the screen was sharp and the sound excellent. The seating was also very comfortable and legroom adequate. The staff were very friendly and there was a...More

1  Thank Linda G
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