Cinema Paradiso

Cinema Paradiso

Wanaka

Reviews

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Louisa Theimann

Germany

Ranking: 10/10

A family owned little cinema, where they show the latest movies. The showrooms have very comfortable seats, couches and also cars where you can sit in. They do a break in every movie then you can order coffee, fresh baked goods, homemade ice cream. The staff are very friendly and I really enjoyed our evening there.

Reviewed over 3 years ago and experienced in December 2016

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Saskia Irblich

Germany

Ranking: 9/10

The sweetest cinema I have ever seen! You can sit in old cars or couches and in the break you can get a cookie or hot chocolate.

Reviewed over 3 years ago and experienced in December 2016

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Kirsten Helsgaun

Denmark

Ranking: 10/10

Most cosy cinema I have been to, arm chairs, hot chocolate and homemade cookies. A great vibe.

Reviewed almost 4 years ago and experienced in March 2016

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Justine Hoffmann

Germany

Ranking: 6/10

Two rooms to watch movies. The break between the first and the second half of the film is too short.

Reviewed over 4 years ago and experienced in February 2016

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Wil Goes

Netherlands

Ranking: 8/10

Lovely warm and personal theatre, where you can enjoy the fresh baked cookies and the lovely homemade ice cream while entertained by a good/bad movie.

Reviewed over 4 years ago and experienced in February 2016

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Leanne Webster

United Kingdom

Ranking: 10/10

A funky cinema, worth a night out for a film and cookies!

Reviewed almost 6 years ago and experienced in April 2014

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Steffen

Germany

Ranking: 10/10

Cinema in Wanaka. Nice self made cookies.

Reviewed about 6 years ago and experienced in February 2014

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Daniel Naveh

Israel

Ranking: 10/10

A cool place with very good cookies

Reviewed over 6 years ago and experienced in January 2014

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Mayan Goddat

Israel

Ranking: 10/10

Such a cool place ! Just choose a good movie and eat the perfect cookie. Don't fall asleep on the couches !

Reviewed over 6 years ago and experienced in January 2014

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Maya Barad

Israel

Ranking: 10/10

Nice place very comfortable chairs and good movie, and the best cookie!

Reviewed over 6 years ago and experienced in January 2014

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Bettina Fluhrer

Germany

Ranking: 10/10

Crazy seats like cars, bus seats...... great films, you should not miss the cookies (freshly baked), in half time break. They are delicious.

Reviewed about 7 years ago and experienced in March 2013

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Patrick O'Connell

United States

Ranking: 10/10

Funky cinema with couches and a car to sit in. Went to see Les Miserables. Try to watch Les Miserables without crying......not possible.

Reviewed over 7 years ago and experienced in February 2013

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paulmiles

United Kingdom

Ranking: 10/10

If you are in Wanaka, you have got to go here. The place is brilliant, the atmosphere wonderful and the owner and team unbelievable. We were fortunate to see the first performance of The Hobbit, introduced by the owner who then joined us to watch the film. Sat in a realy comfortable leather sofa, drinks and homemade cookie during the (forced!) intermission (remember those?) followed by walking outside to the very same scenery you had just seen on screen. Unforgetable and one of the highlights of our all to brief holiday.

Reviewed over 7 years ago

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Aoife Lillis

Ireland

Ranking: 10/10

Fantastic sofas, quirky, fun with interval! Retro.

Reviewed over 8 years ago and experienced in February 2012

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Barbara

Germany

Ranking: 9/10

A cinema experience of a different kind - it is undescribable, you will just have to go there and see it yourself!! Freshly baked chocolate cookies for the intermission.

Reviewed over 8 years ago

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Francis Corrigan

United Kingdom

Ranking: 9/10

Fantastic little independent cinema in Wanaka with a quirky interior. Great vibe to the place and nice place to spend a night grabbing coffee, food and a movie.

Reviewed over 8 years ago

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Julia

Germany

Ranking: 8/10

Great movies, great food.

Reviewed over 9 years ago

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BenH

United Kingdom

Ranking: 10/10

I want one. I live in one of the greatest cities in the world (Londinium) with amazing cinemas but none as unique as Paradiso. Great films, atmosphere, staff and cookies.

Reviewed over 10 years ago

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Anna

United States

Ranking: 10/10

A unique, fun experience. I wish we had movie theaters like this at home! Comfortable seating -- and you can bring in your beer and food. The fresh baked cookies/brownies at halftime are fantastic!

Reviewed over 10 years ago and experienced in November 2009

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Eimear Doyle

Ireland

Ranking: 10/10

Not free but well worth a trip if you've a spare evening in Wanaka - great experience :D

Reviewed over 10 years ago and experienced in November 2009

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Ian

England

Ranking: 10/10

Totally unique experience. Cinema of the future! All cinemas should be like this. Relaxed, very comfortable especially if you bag the leather sofa!! Staff brilliant as is the food. Get to speak withe boss he enthuses about the cinema! AND IT SHOWS GREAT FILMS!!!

Reviewed over 11 years ago

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Malcolm

England

Ranking: 8/10

Very unique. Homelike and friendly.

Reviewed over 11 years ago

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Paul

England

Ranking: 9/10

Fantastic venue, fantastic cookies and good meals. Elderly locals did not queue - expect one or two in the All Blacks!

Reviewed almost 12 years ago