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Palace Cinema

Central Promenade, Douglas IM2 4NA
+44 1624 627777
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Needs a revamp

Sound down too low do all you can hear is the rustling of sweet wrappers. Very outdated. have to... read more

Reviewed 17 September 2017
Suzanna O
via mobile
good for a rainy day , traditional cinema ,back to our childhood

visited palace cinema on the rare wet day on the island , clean and comfortable , no frills... read more

Reviewed 24 August 2017
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Located adjacent to the 4 star Palace Hotel & Casino, Douglas, Isle of Man, the Palace Cinema is equipped with Dolby digital sound, and the latest 3D technology, at an invest of almost £200,000. The Palace Cinema houses two screens, showing up to eight films a day at peak periods. Screen One has a seating capacity of 319 and Screen Two can seat 119. The complex is also available for private daytime hire for presentations or meetings and for exclusive evening film performances.
  • Excellent20%
  • Very good20%
  • Average27%
  • Poor15%
  • Terrible18%
24 Aug 2017
“good for a rainy day , traditional cinema ,back to our childhood”
6 Aug 2017
“Handy cinema if a bit dated”
Central Promenade, Douglas IM2 4NA
+44 1624 627777
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Reviewed 17 September 2017 via mobile

Sound down too low do all you can hear is the rustling of sweet wrappers. Very outdated. have to queue for tickets in the same queue as the popcorn even though they are booked online so can be a lengthy wait. Poor experience compared to...More

Thank Suzanna O
Reviewed 24 August 2017

visited palace cinema on the rare wet day on the island , clean and comfortable , no frills , multiplex it is not , just a traditional cinema as i remember from my childhood.2 screens showing current releases , went to see dunkirk ,excellent film...More

Thank brodybunch1117
Reviewed 23 August 2017

It's was a rainy day so we took the children to the cinema to see despicable me the kids loved it it was reasonably priced the staff we nice the theatre was nice and clean would go again

Thank Michelle D
Reviewed 7 August 2017 via mobile

On holiday in the Isle of Man and have been here before. It is rather dated and not the best in the world and not the cleanest, but I think everyone would miss it if it was gone and not replaced with another one. Could...More

Thank stressedoutdad
Reviewed 23 March 2017 via mobile

I usually like the palace cinema and enjoy the movies which are available, but I'm a little disappointed with my recent visit when I was watching the new Beauty and the Beast on 19th March. Firstly, the steps up to the cinema are a pain...More

Thank Harrison G
Reviewed 25 September 2016 via mobile

This is a two screen cinema with the grand old style theatre rooms. Legroom is quite tight but the seats are comfortable enough. Parking is a bit of an issue and annoying pay and display when you're buying a product but parking is at a...More

Thank Jez980
Reviewed 11 July 2016 via mobile

Expensive, cold and filthy! It's a shame the bigger cinema on the Isle of Man can't provide a good service! The films and food are seriously overpriced. The place is filthy and it's absolutely freezing!

Thank ManxCatMeow
Reviewed 23 March 2016

The Palace Cinema has had its day. Old and very dated. Often dirty from the previous screenings. Not enough screens, especially when a block buster is showing you can never get booked. Has been saved recently by the Telecom Two for Tuesday offer, but that's...More

Thank Manx K
Reviewed 9 February 2016

I never had a problem with this cinema over the years until some half-witted bean counter decided to charge cinema-goers to park cars in the Palace cinema car park. It's only £1 for the evening so it is not about the cost, but it's the...More

2  Thank RobCreview
Reviewed 16 January 2016

After reading some of the recent reviews , I can't understand why some people are giving it such a bad press?i have used the palace for the past 20 years , was last there with my son to see the latest star wars movie 3d...More

Thank william a
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