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Matakana Cinemas

2 Matakana Valley Road | Rodney District, Matakana, Auckland, New Zealand
+64 9-423 0218
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Boutique cinema

These cinemas are amazing! Front row is all lazyboys so get in quick if you want one. Rest of the... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
AA1974
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Auckland, New Zealand
Quaint cinema

A nice place to see a movie with the cinema quite small so not so packed. Usually try and get... read more

Reviewed 22 April 2018
Carlene H
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Queensland, Australia
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A stunning three-theatre boutique cinema complex situated in the heart of Matakana Village, 50 minutes north of Auckland.
  • Excellent63%
  • Very good27%
  • Average5%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible5%
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Hours Today: 9:30 AM - 9:00 PM
Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
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2 Matakana Valley Road | Rodney District, Matakana, Auckland, New Zealand
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+64 9-423 0218
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

These cinemas are amazing! Front row is all lazyboys so get in quick if you want one. Rest of the chairs are comfy with plenty of room to relax, enjoy the movie and a local glass of wine from the vintry. As for the ceilings...More

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Reviewed 22 April 2018

A nice place to see a movie with the cinema quite small so not so packed. Usually try and get there early to secure one of the lazyboys in the front of the cinema. Enjoyed a nice wine while watching the movie. Always enjoy coming...More

Thank Carlene H
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Reviewed 22 April 2018 via mobile

Me and my sister really enjoyed this cute boutique cinema, having a tasty coffee with our popcorn and chocolate was the icing on the cake, thank you to the pleasant staff that served us

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Reviewed 28 March 2018 via mobile

We got rained out recently while staying in Omaha beach so opted for a day at the cinema. Matakana cinema is a boutique little place, playing current blockbusters the tickets are cheap $16NZD. There are 4 lazy boys at the front (in the Roxy room...More

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Reviewed 6 October 2017 via mobile

Great picture theatre ! Parking can be a bit scarce at times . Friendly staff & the ability to spoil yourself with a glass of wine or coffee whilst watching the movie is a luxury !

Thank sylvia g
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Dan P, Owner at Matakana Cinemas, responded to this reviewResponded 23 October 2017

Hi Sylvia, Thanks for taking the time to review us and we're so glad that yu enjoyed your time at Matakana Cinemas - we'd love to see you again sometime. Dan.

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Reviewed 6 September 2017

this is a great place to come with no crowds, new movies are played , grab a glass of wine, and enjoy very large setting with reclining seats down the front, , no popcorn though, but overall great place to come too

Thank David G
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Dan P, Owner at Matakana Cinemas, responded to this reviewResponded 23 October 2017

Hi David, Thank you for coming on in to experience what we have to offer; we're glad you enjoyed it. Shame you missed out on the delicious locally produced bagged popcorn range we offer though - next time! Cheers, Dan.

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Reviewed 23 May 2017 via mobile

This is a "boutique" type cinema with a real ambience of its own each of the three theatres are differently themed and the cinema has a wide range of viewing choices not just the Hollywood block buster type of entertainment . A glass of wine...More

Thank petf1c
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Dan P, Owner at Matakana Cinemas, responded to this reviewResponded 23 October 2017

Hi there fan, We are so happy that you had a great time with us at our little cinema and we hope to see you again soon sometime. Regards, Dan.

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Reviewed 27 April 2017 via mobile

Great theatre complex, clean, friendly and helpful staff, large comfortable seats. You are able to take a glass of wine into the theatre. Recommend visiting

Thank San1ty
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Dan P, Owner at Matakana Cinemas, responded to this reviewResponded 23 October 2017

Hi there, We appreciate you taking the time out to review us and are so glad that you had an enjoyable experience at Matakana Cinemas. Hopefully see you again here in the future. All the best, Dan.

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Reviewed 9 April 2017 via mobile

No doubt it's a great little cinema! We were in the Tivoli room which was absolutely beautiful. A bit of a picky critique - but it seems a strange choice to serve snacks like chips and popcorn in plastic/foil bags in a cinema. The constant...More

Thank Kjon893
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Management response:Responded 11 April 2017

Hi there, Thanks you for taking out the time to send us this feedback, we really appreciate it. It sounds like you had an enjoyable time here on the whole. We do use smaller producers for our chips and popcorn as their product offering &...More

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Reviewed 31 March 2017 via mobile

Being forced to sit there and watch 32 minutes of local ads really put a damper on a night out. The Roxy room has no aircon and is hot and stuffy. Would not visit againMore

Thank Daveunimog
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Management response:Responded 3 April 2017

Hi there, Thanks for your feedback. I replied to your e-mail about your complaint regarding the length of ads but have yet to hear back from you; would be great to talk so that I can listen to you and understand your point of view...More

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