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“Pittville Pump Room” 4 of 5 bubbles
Review of Pittville Pump Room

Pittville Pump Room
Ranked #13 of 60 things to do in Cheltenham
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Owner description: Breathtaking, unique and radiating refinement, Pittville Pump Room is Cheltenham’s most spectacular private hire venue. When not in use, come and sample the fountain’s historically medicinal Spa Waters.
Cheltenham, United Kingdom
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27 reviews
21 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
“Pittville Pump Room”
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 February 2012

If you like architecture and chandeliers - this is the place to visit.

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Bromley, United Kingdom
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“Great architecture, shame about the rest”
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 January 2012

Went for a charity fashion show in 2011 and the building is quite grand where you can tell there is character and history behind it with each room. However, you'll find this place is very very expensive - both hiring the venue and especially the bar. We were given drinks tokens with our tickets so didn't effect us as much but hearing £4 for a pint is daylight robbery - more expensive that cheltenhams finest. Additionally if they are to host heating events in the venue, although at first glance offers a lot of space but if you're trying to fit a few hundred in you'll find 'sardines' to be the better word.

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Cheltenham, United Kingdom
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“nicer outside than inside”
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 January 2012

we've been to the pump rooms on numerous occasions... unfortunately it seems bit run down inside
definitely a beautiful landmark of cheltenham

Visited August 2011
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Kingston, Canada
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“Nice old building”
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 December 2011

Went to an antique fair here and it was nice. There was some high quality stuff there. The building itself is worth a visit.

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Chipping Campden, United Kingdom
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“What better place to sit an exam!”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 November 2011

I've only ever been to the Pump Room to sit accountancy exams - not the most thrilling of activities.

Yet having it in the main ball room certainly enhances the experience. The central chandelier is incredible, and the overall design of this place exudes luxury and a pleasant feel.

I can imagine that it would be a great venue for a variety of events!

Very easy to reach by car as well, and within easy walking distance of the town centre.

Visited November 2011
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