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Blown away by the visit!!

Is it a design fault that the new entrance to the Beacon Centre faces to the west and is not heated... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Nigel C
Nicely laid out and accessible

Previously The Arndale, The Beacon is a smallish shopping mall, nicely laid out and accessible with... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Norwich, United Kingdom
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Arndale Centre, Eastbourne BN21 3NW, England
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All reviews arndale centre shopping experience great shopping usual shops building work river island marks and spencer under one roof shops including toilet facilities under cover primark disruption undercover loos seaside cafe
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Is it a design fault that the new entrance to the Beacon Centre faces to the west and is not heated or closed off in the cold weather? Hopefully this is just 'work in progress' as the wind funnels down this entrance and makes the...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank Nigel C
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Previously The Arndale, The Beacon is a smallish shopping mall, nicely laid out and accessible with a good range of clothes shops etc.

Date of experience: February 2019
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I've recently moved to Eastbourne and was pleased to see that the shopping centre is currently being refurbished. Yes, it's a work in progress and could have a larger selection of stores but at least it's a start! I actually like the modern design and...More

Date of experience: February 2019
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Reviewed 1 February 2019 via mobile

No doors to front entrance have turned the new centre into a refrigerated wind tunnel. Because of the above the old part of the centre is also freezing. No incentive to shop here in the winter months. Summer should be ok

Date of experience: February 2019
2  Thank dickerpot p
Reviewed 30 January 2019 via mobile

Walking through the new extension was like being outside without a coat on in January. Very very cold. No wonder Holland and Barrett have got there shutters down on there side entrance. Will be great in the summer, but certainly won't be in a rush...More

Date of experience: January 2019
2  Thank Love2Holiday2012
Reviewed 22 January 2019 via mobile

What an amazing place to visit be it a bit cold tho there's plenty to do. They even have a nice small soft play for the kids

Date of experience: January 2019
Reviewed 13 January 2019

No different to other shopping centres in the UK, completely soulless. Needs lots of art to help enliven this shopping centre.

Date of experience: August 2018
1  Thank HelloFolks
Reviewed 8 January 2019 via mobile

Its a brilliant place to visit open spacy ..child safe clean bright .modern classy shops . new entrance and two more levels to be revealed Visit the spruced up Arndale too With its grand revamped entrances .do mine it with budget winter price rooms especially...More

Date of experience: December 2018
1  Thank evievee2014
Reviewed 31 December 2018 via mobile

This is now called the Beacon and not the Arndale Centre and is in the midst of being Renovated totally and only part has been completed and the roof is even leaking already It will be good when and if completed as the rest of...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank badmintontim
Reviewed 2 December 2018 via mobile

A nice shopping center, pretty much anything you could need in one place. There are two natural food stores, lots of clothing and two grocery stores. A Lush which I love. Everything closes way too early.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank sightingsarah
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