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Ricoh arena

Phoenix Way, Coventry CV6 6AQ, England
+44 844 873 6500
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Went to watch Wasps

Whist on a stag weekend we made a late decision to go to the Ricoh to watch Wasps v Leicester... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Steve D
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Caerleon, United Kingdom
Do not take the train it's a joke

A great venue for rugby is spoiled by the infrastructure. Last time we saw Wasps we parked in one... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Kate R
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  • Excellent40%
  • Very good33%
  • Average13%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible4%
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“great stadium” (12 reviews)
“car park” (33 reviews)
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Phoenix Way, Coventry CV6 6AQ, England
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+44 844 873 6500
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Reviewed 4 days ago

Whist on a stag weekend we made a late decision to go to the Ricoh to watch Wasps v Leicester rugby. It really was a great experience. The organisation was good and there was no queuing for a long time. The family village area had...More

Thank Steve D
Reviewed 5 days ago

A great venue for rugby is spoiled by the infrastructure. Last time we saw Wasps we parked in one of the many "pop up" car parks for match days. This meant a 20 mins walk and gridlock. So we thought let the train take the...More

Thank Kate R
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Followed official signs for parking reasonably near to the stadium. No prices advertised on the hoardings or gate. Asked the price and told £20. The girl then went on to say that she did not set the price levels!!! THIS IS A COMPLETE RIP OFF....More

Thank BRIAN19462015
Reviewed 6 days ago

If you are a walking disabled person that can't do stairs or need room for legs then this is not the place for you to go to. You are expected to sit in seats that have no room for legs and only accessible by stairs...More

Thank Karen T
Reviewed 1 week ago

I think this is now the fifth year on the bounce that we have held our Annual Conference at the Ricoh Arena This year was the biggest and best yet with events on the Tuesday, a gala dinner for 270 on the evening and then...More

Thank MJH1
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Attended the jaguar Land Rover long service event here with my husband and 1200 other guests. The whole thing was a fabulous evening from the entry photos, drinks reception, 3 course meal, circus show and live music. Tables all laid out beautifully with enough space...More

Thank Sarah Jayne G
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The Ricoh is a medium sized event arena located on the outskirts of Coventry. There is plenty of parking and a good standard of facilities.

Thank DJ_Immortal
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is a good modern arena. Sight lines are good. If you go when Waps are playing they make it a real family experience with lots of things going on. Food is ok and pretty much what you'd expect at a sports ground. Parking is...More

Thank annemariemctavish
Reviewed 19 April 2017 via mobile

I'm only talking about the parking by the way. Expensive and a bit of a trek. The stadium itself is an excellent facility and I'm glad that Wasps have chosen to base themselves there. The views from the stands for a Rugby game could be...More

Thank Kieran S
Reviewed 19 April 2017 via mobile

There arena is situated with easy access from J3 M6. Park at nearby pubs and clubs for events within easy walking distance. Wasps Rugby is an excellent, family orientated and friendly atmosphere to go and watch some quality sport. There is a train link next...More

Thank Shaun C
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Chipsnthings M
forgive me if i sound dumb, just bought my first ever concert tickets at this venue, we've purchased block b row g. Does anyone know if this is a good viewing area.?
14 November 2016|
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Response from Christine M | Reviewed this property |
good view all around. Saw Rod Stewart there. But our view was from the ground not so good as the sides but always large screen on. Parking pleanty of people offering parking cheaper than the ground and tesco car patk in... More
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Dawn M
Hello, I am attending Rihanna on sat 25th june , I noted on your review that the stadium has a 10pm curfew??? Am I right in thinking that??
22 June 2016|
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Response from Migster56 | Reviewed this property |
I can only tell you we went to see Bruce Springsteen and he started at 6-45 and finished promptly at 10 o'clock so it's a fair assumption that that is the case. Hope this helps.
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Kevin V
Hi im going to insomnia 55 at the end of august and was looking for some parking near the arena on the friday..i have a day pass so i cant park on site and the nearest car park is a park and ride or a 20 min walk but I don't mind paying more for a closer car park as I have very young childen thanks very much
12 August 2015|
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Response from gMaesterUK | Reviewed this property |
I agree with holidaymaker0103, you could park in the Arena Retail Park (Tesco) which is right next to the Ricoh, you just walk under the railway bridge. They only control parking on Football/Rugby/Concert days so you should... More
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