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Lighthouse, Poole's Centre For The Arts

21 Kingland Road, Poole BH15 1UG, England
+44 844 406 8666
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Richard Thompson.

Went to see Richard Thompson with parents and children. Found the atmosphere pleasant and welcoming... read more

Reviewed yesterday
South Molton, England, United Kingdom
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Lovely venue

A lovely well kept building with friendly staff. Clean toilets & easy access. Not too big a room... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Sarah P
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  • Average13%
  • Poor2%
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“concert hall” (12 reviews)
“sound quality” (4 reviews)
21 Kingland Road, Poole BH15 1UG, England
+44 844 406 8666
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Went to see Richard Thompson with parents and children. Found the atmosphere pleasant and welcoming and the staff friendly and professional. The concert hall is a great venue for that kind of act, we had really good seats and we all really enjoyed ourselves. The...More

Thank BooHart
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

A lovely well kept building with friendly staff. Clean toilets & easy access. Not too big a room for our amazing show with plenty of leg room too. Food was limited but reasonable prices. We would definitely return for other functions/shows.

Thank Sarah P
Reviewed 6 days ago

Don't bother to eat at the LIghthouse before shows. The food is overpriced for what it is and lacking in choice. Better value at KFC across the road.

Thank kolaris32
Reviewed 1 week ago

This small cinema shows great films, is very comfortable and well priced. The seating is spacious and you always have a good view of the screen. With the restaurant and bar areas on the ground floor there are no stairs so access is easy. Films...More

Thank Paul C
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This was our first visit since the major refit and overhaul. Very impressed with new new foyer and the venue meeting area downstairs,for an informal place to meet. Upstairs is the new bar area ,very impressed with the new decor. The concert hall is fitted...More

Thank poolehornet
Reviewed 25 August 2017 via mobile

Visited here whilst staying in Swanage. Ice rink small but perfect just for a little skate they have penguins too and it's not overly priced. Not busy either which was great and a lovely view to the large lake outside. Soft play usual thing really...More

Thank SMorton44
Reviewed 14 August 2017

The Lighthouse is a great venue for culture in Poole. Easy parking, nice cafe, small scale. All of this creates a very good place to visit for anything arts, whether you are a local or a visitor.

1  Thank FirenzeMamma
Reviewed 19 July 2017 via mobile

Our 1 st visit to this Poole centre venue. Initially we parked in the Dolphin centre car park on the top open floor ( there was resurfacing work on 2 of the lower floors) then we discovered that they shut the lifts before our exit...More

Thank Susan B
Reviewed 20 June 2017

We arrived having parked in near by Poole park for free (after 7pm), short walk to the Lighthouse centre. the staff were friendly and helpful and the atmosphere was relaxed and welcoming. We had time to get a coffee and burger in the ground floor...More

1  Thank Mike P
Reviewed 4 June 2017

This was our first time at this theatre to see Simple Minds acoustic, who were brilliant as was the venue. We really enjoyed the atmosphere, staff made you feel welcome, lots of staff at the bars keeping then queues down and easy access. The show...More

Thank William H
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Response from Janet W | Reviewed this property |
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Response from sandbanks2014 | Reviewed this property |
I know it wasn't a question but I just needed to say how great it was