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Royal Opera House

Covent Garden, London WC2E 9DD, England
+44 20 7304 4000
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Built in 1732, this well-known theater is the home to the Royal Ballet and Royal Opera, which regularly features world famous stars and performances throughout the year.
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  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
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Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
Covent Garden, London WC2E 9DD, England
Covent Garden
+44 20 7304 4000
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Reviewed 22 April 2013

My first opportunity to see the inside. I went to a function, one of only 10 a year, the canapes were of a good quality and the service is excellent and with a smile which makes a difference. The bar is huge and the function...More

Thank CathieO3
Reviewed 21 April 2013

Performance,location,beauty of opera house,casual area of dining and bar location.Higher level cafeteria which provides simple foods.The atmosphere during intermissions in the bar area is lively and lots of younger people.

Thank S K
Reviewed 21 April 2013

This is the Royal Opera House Covent Garden. Home of some of the greatest operatic and balletic productions in the world; an architectural icon and a feast of people watching. Book early, sit in the stalls, have champagne at the bar and if you want...More

1  Thank seugell
Reviewed 20 April 2013

Visited here for a concert and so did not eat but we did visit the champagne bar, the staff from the moment we walked in were all friendly and welcoming, all smiling! The service was great and the venue breathtaking, such an iconic place to...More

Thank Lisa-Marie H
Reviewed 20 April 2013

Firstly, I must say that the ballet itself (Alice's Adventures in Wonderland) was fantastic. We sat in the stalls and wanted to book a meal to fully experience the ROH. The Paul Hamlyn Hall Balconies Restaurant was recommended to us, which we booked. Approximately four...More

1  Thank JujubeeNewYork
Reviewed 19 April 2013

I love the Royal Opera House, the whole venue if exquisite. Worth dressing up for, get your best jewels and finery out, enjoy a champagne little dinner before the show starts and make the most of what ROH has to offer. The ROH tours are...More

Thank spangle1
Reviewed 15 April 2013

Went to see La Boheme with a champagne interval, the performance was spectacular. The service from the staff was incredibly personal for a theatre of this size everyone who served or helped in any questions did so in a more than helpful way. I would...More

Thank 163bailey
Reviewed 15 April 2013

We took the backstage tour in the afternoon which lasts about an hour. My daughter is a ballet student and absolutely loved it especially when she got to see three principals in rehearsal. My wife and I enjoyed it too. We saw the costume production...More

Thank spiderfernandez
Reviewed 15 April 2013

Great show 21st birthday celebration also ate in the restaurant staff looked after us well and food was great

Thank sylvana186356
Reviewed 15 April 2013

We were lucky enough to see a performance of La Boheme, and beforehand dined in the Floral Hall( the old Covent Garden flower market) All I can say is the whole evening was a mind -blowing experience -the food ,the singing and whole performance were...More

Thank C534
Covent Garden
Whether you're headed here to check out the multitude
of shops, theaters, cafes, pubs, and restaurants, or
simply to be among the multitude of people who pass
through this pretty part of town, you'll love soaking
up the festive and historic atmosphere in and around
Covent Garden. Even if you don't have tickets to the
opera or a show at one of the many famous theaters
here, don't be surprised if find yourself captivated
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Hannah G
19 March 2017|
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Response from Lorraine T | Reviewed this property |
It's pretty high,I don't like heights but it was bearable.Not a stiff drink in sight
Andy P
12 February 2017|
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Response from Tanzey K | Reviewed this property |
I believe not
10 August 2016|
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Response from DavidCDevon | Reviewed this property |
Yes lifts and ramps and very helpful staff