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Have not laughed so much for a long time

We had been to a diabolical murder mystery last year in our home county of Kent and had promised my... read more

Reviewed 17 September 2018
Andy T
London, United Kingdom
Christmas party

Amazing venue. Fantastic hosts. Everyone had an amazing time. The price was sensible. The staff... read more

Reviewed 12 September 2018
Angela R
Selsey, United Kingdom
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“comedy night”(15 reviews)
“murder mystery”(24 reviews)
“cold buffet”(7 reviews)
One of Sussex's most unique, intimate and cosy live entertainment venues. Located in the historic Arundel Town Hall prison cells guests are greeted with a friendly welcome and fully licensed bar. Arundel Jailhouse hosts a wide variety of event...more
Duke's Path, Arundel BN18 9AP, England
+44 1903 889821
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Reviewed 17 September 2018

We had been to a diabolical murder mystery last year in our home county of Kent and had promised my wife that I would find a good one, boy done good. Whilst it was more a comedy night night than a murder mystery, the whole...More

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Reviewed 12 September 2018 via mobile

Amazing venue. Fantastic hosts. Everyone had an amazing time. The price was sensible. The staff couldn't do enough for us. Atmosphere was great. Book early!!

Thank Angela R
Reviewed 18 June 2018

Went to a birthday party here . Would never have picked a creepy jailhouse myself but they loved it . Music most weekends to keep the inhabitants happy and the living.overall worth a visit and if it's not on your bucket list then it should...More

Thank Sharon T
Reviewed 22 December 2017 via mobile

Amazing venue. We booked for our company Xmas party for 45 people. They arranged food, a magician and a band and the whole night was incredible. Would highly recommend!! 😁😁

Thank Angela R
Reviewed 27 July 2017 via mobile

First off I must say what a great setting for a murder mystery evening. We attended as a couple and were sat with another 6 on a table. All friendly faces. The drama group who put on the performance were fantastic and really interactive with...More

Thank Alex o
Reviewed 20 June 2017

This was our second murder mystery at Arundel Jail. Great fun, fantastic actors in a unique venue. The evening is all about entertainment. There is a cold buffet but it is very basic otherwise I would have given it 5 stars. You can't even get...More

Thank Chris A
Reviewed 24 May 2017 via mobile

Unique venue. It is the old holding cells for Arundel Magistrates Court emerge it used to sit. Very intimate venue terrific atmosphere.

Thank Martin W
Reviewed 10 May 2017 via mobile

If you want a evening of laughter, the Comedy night at Arundel Jailhouse is worth a visit. Some very good comedians entertaining us, unfortunately there were a couple of drunk women who were not only rude but kept talking over the comedians. Luckily they left...More

Thank Mrs_Bezza
Reviewed 11 March 2017

My partner and myself went to the Murder Mystery Night. As there were only two of us we had to sit with other people. We were lucky as they were all good fun. The actors were very good and tongue and cheek. Very entertaining and...More

Thank Christine M
Reviewed 7 March 2017

We recently went to the Murder Mystery Night at the Arundel Jailhouse. It was my mum's 60th birthday, and my parents 40th anniversary, so we were hoping for a special evening. We were not disappointed. The staff were very friendly and accommodating of the huge...More

Thank Kate R
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