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Lovely cinema staff were really friendly and professional nice and comfortable and very reasonable... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
London, United Kingdom
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Luxury cinema experience with pre show dinner option

Lovey cinema experience with great seating and carefully selected film listing. Treat yourself to... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
London, United Kingdom
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The Rex has one huge screen set in a glorious 1938 art-deco proscenium with the sharpest film projection and clearest non-booming sound anywhere in the world. Throughout, its seating is big and soft. It has been called luxurious. It is better. It is...more
High Street Three Close Lane, Berkhamsted HP4 2FG, England
+44 1442 877759
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Lovely cinema staff were really friendly and professional nice and comfortable and very reasonable not expensive. Would definitely return. Keep up the good work

Thank Marta062
Reviewed 3 days ago

Lovey cinema experience with great seating and carefully selected film listing. Treat yourself to the pre show dinner menu at the conveniently located 'The Gatsby' just outside the cinema.

Thank Digger00
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

As is the way with those who have chosen to generously populate the world with three potential brilliant doctors/ scientists/ artists, bunny husband and I go on our second date of the year. Although not complaining at all, as again we have the whole weekend....More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Very nice cinema, big velvety seats, plenty of leg room. Nice experience all round and am looking forward to a repeat visit sometime if I can get tickets. I’d love to sit down the front on one of the tables but I think these are...More

Thank Nikki B
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Had a wonderful night at The Rex... booked seats at the front - so comfy to watch a movie in great seats - alongside nibbles and drinks at your table - bar service is always excellent... will definitely keep returning!!

Thank 982jacquelineh
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Finally managed to get tickets and was worth the wait. The whole cinema is really an experience. We had seats in the lower section in the royal box section. Plenty of room, close to the bar and great views. Definitely worth the visit and the...More

Thank Tinks3
Reviewed 1 week ago

Located behind The Gatsby restaurant in Berkhamsted, the Rex takes visitors back to the Golden Age of Cinema with a modern twist. Tickets can be purchased online which makes visiting simpler as you will be allowed through without having them checked. You can choose from...More

Thank Ashley P
Reviewed 10 July 2018

This cinema is just wonderful. Double the length for seating. Huge velvet seats All films are introduced There is a bar and a place for your drinks. A cafe type cinema downstairs where you can order snacks. A real pleasure to attend and so often...More

Thank MargueriteCraig
Reviewed 27 June 2018 via mobile

We had a chairs around a small table which made it really convenient for our drinks and nuts. Having two bars and the decor make it convenient and a special place to watch a film. I wasn’t once disturbed by anyone else around - unlike...More

Thank 5H3R1D4N
Reviewed 26 June 2018

The Rex Cinema is such a wonder place. The Art Deco is fantastic. Seats very comfortable. I have been coming here since they opened back in the day. They have tables & chairs which you can book, the tables seat four so you may share...More

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11 July 2016|
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Response from Christine L | Reviewed this property |
so sorry have no pictures of the royal box,next time I visit I will try to photograph it
3 March 2016|
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Response from Phil Y | Reviewed this property |
Just have to keep trying, there are 3 persons at the box office, usually having to sell on door, print tickets for those collecting, take calls and general enquiries......so be patient
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9 July 2015|
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Response from CLDavies26 | Reviewed this property |
We park at the other end of Berkhampsted in the car park next to Waitrose. Then walk up through the High Street. Always found a space and charges are reasonable.