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Mareel is the UK's most northerly music, cinema and creative industries centre, operated by Shetland Arts Development Agency. two cinema screens, rehearsal rooms, a recording studio, education and training spaces, a digital media production suite...more
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Been several times over this summer to see films but have noticed that most films are a up to a or about a month late from the mainland cinemas, I asked reception why all the films were coming late and got strun some line about...More
I always enjoy a trip to The Mareel to watch films. The seats are really comfy, staff are very helpful and friendly and plenty of screenings.
There are some fantastic music, comedy and other entertainment at the Mareel too as well as a cafe and...More
When you want to watch a movie, this single venue steps up to your excellent experience. Reserved seating for all showings: truly civil.
Date of experience: May 2018
EstherRenwick, Marketing at Mareel, responded to this reviewResponded 21 May 2018
Hi 633seeker75, thanks for taking the time to leave us such lovely feedback, we are delighted you are happy with your experience here at Mareel and will pass your feedback on to the other staff.
All the best
In Lerwick for Up Helly Aa we attended the Mareel for a food festival...which to be honest...was a bit of a let down. But the venue itself was excellent. Nice bar area and while there we thought we would take in a movie. Lovely service...More
We visited this place a few times on our trip to Lerwick. We found ourselves drawn back to the relaxed friendly atmosphere, whether for coffee and cake, sharing platters and wine or the cinema. You get a good view of the changing weather outside while...More
Date of experience: January 2018
EstherRenwick, other at Mareel, responded to this reviewResponded 5 February 2018
Hi Lucyuk2016 Thanks for taking the time to leave us a great review. We're really happy to hear you enjoyed your time at Mareel, it's perfect for weather watching with a hot drink and cake!
We hope to see you again some time, all the...More
Two screens, one quite large, the other tiny. Sound and picture quality excellent. Nice, friendly staff. Café was fine but, if you want a decent meal with varied choice, try nearby Hay's Wharf Restaurant at the Shetland Museum instead. If you get a chance to...More