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Great Venue

We visited here on 22nd July and I was dubious as I had seen the band many times but never at a a... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Karen F
West Yorkshire, United Kingdom
Great venue

It's smaller than an arena so any view is good.. Took my daughter to see Paw Patrol Live and she... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
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“gary barlow”(6 reviews)
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The O2 Apollo Manchester opened on August 29th 1938 and is one of the premier concert venues in England, with shows from every major rock, pop and comedy act on the touring circuit. The breadth of styles of events covers every market - the cutting...more
Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
Stockport Road | Ardwick Green, Manchester M12 6AP, England
+44 844 477 7677
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We have been a couple of times now to the o2 Apollo and loved it everytime. Staff are friendly and helpful, plenty of security, easy to find seats. Love the inside all the intricate wall designs and roof. The seats are all curved and not...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I've been to this venue twice now and last time during the heatwave in the UK and you would think that they would sort out their air conditioning, it really is ridiculous that they don't have adiquate air con. Also the bar staff are so...More

Thank Holibobslove
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We visited here on 22nd July and I was dubious as I had seen the band many times but never at a a seated venue, I need't have bothered, everybody stood up anyway and being on the 2nd row of the stalls we had a...More

Thank Karen F
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

It's smaller than an arena so any view is good.. Took my daughter to see Paw Patrol Live and she loved it too. the bar area and toilets upstairs near the balcony were clean and spacious.

Thank LMJ_10
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We went to see Gary Barlow in May we'd not been to the Apollo for many many years and it was nice to go back and it brought back many happy memories from our youth. It still looked the same. The security were great proper...More

Thank Wjd14
Reviewed 10 July 2018

Went to see Earth Wind & Fire here in July and the band was superb, rolling back the years to the 70's and 80's! However, in common with most venues, the prices of the drinks are well over the top. I paid £10 for two...More

Thank Drew186305
Reviewed 10 July 2018 via mobile

We arrived to the venue anout 2 mins after the show had started but during the show they close the bar so we had to wait until half time to get a drink , at which point the queues are huge as everyone runs to...More

Thank bajo79
Reviewed 6 July 2018 via mobile

Me and my husband went to watch earth wind and fire in concert at the 02 Apollo Manchester a concert we had been looking falward to. The support act had started and people were taking their seats wait for the main act to start earth...More

Thank Pjaynw19
Reviewed 29 June 2018 via mobile

Superb venue. Fully seated which was what I wanted, it was a close intimate venue which perfectly suited the music concert. People stood up for certain songs and there was plenty of room to do so, plenty of bars so we didn't have to que...More

Thank charcarney
Reviewed 25 June 2018 via mobile

Excellent venue spacious seating great show parking takes time on exit would park a little away next time and have a little walk

Thank Lee B
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14 August 2018|
Response from Ms_Hunniford | Reviewed this property |
If you have a passport take a colour photocopy of the page with your photo on, just in case.
9 August 2018|
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Response from Wjd14 | Reviewed this property |
Yes banners were allowed at our recent Gary Barlow concert.