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Beautiful and quaint. Loved it!

A real hidden gem. Such a cosy little boutique theatre with great options for snacks and beverages... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Queenstown, New Zealand
Fantastic night out!

I love the intimacy of Ruby's small cinema, as well as the large, comfy seats that recline. We... read more

Reviewed 30 September 2018
Wanaka, New Zealand
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50 Cardrona Valley Road, Wanaka, New Zealand
+64 3-443 6901
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A real hidden gem. Such a cosy little boutique theatre with great options for snacks and beverages. First time we had visited and would recommend it to anyone! The lady at the counter was very welcoming and the seats were unbelievably comfortable!

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Reviewed 30 September 2018

I love the intimacy of Ruby's small cinema, as well as the large, comfy seats that recline. We bought sparkling wine and popcorn for our movie, and thoroughly enjoyed the experience!

Thank Dion_C
Reviewed 16 April 2018

My lovely friend suggested me to watch a nice movie here last week. Kick back relax seating, good vibes, definitively a great gold seat cinema, smiley staff, High-quality sound and vision, cozy blankets for your comfort, lazy boy chairs very top of the experience. Great...More

Thank danniellenz
Reviewed 4 February 2018 via mobile

Loved this place. I wish all cinemas were like it. Red lush velvet curtains, a bar (if you so desire), wide reclining seats, lots of leg room, fluffy blankets, food bought to you (we had yummy icecream sundaes), and lovely staff. It was so hot...More

Thank Nwal032
Reviewed 29 November 2017

My wife and I recently neglected dinner and went to this unique cinema for a first run film. We ordered our dinner and beverages which were delivered our leather reclining lounge chairs in the theatre which held but 12 people. Great movie, food and wine...definitely...More

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Reviewed 23 November 2017 via mobile

We chose to go to see a film at Ruby's while on holiday in Wanaka. It was blisteringly hot the day we walked there, but we received a wonderfully friendly welcome from the cinephile owner, who sorted us out with some cool drinks and a...More

Thank Fiona S
Reviewed 10 November 2017 via mobile

A movie becomes an experience at Rubys. Great hospitality from the moment we walked in to the cheerful goodbye as we left. Nice to be able to take your drinks into the theater and to order food that was quietly delivered part way thru the...More

Thank Ian G
Reviewed 17 October 2017 via mobile

Just happened to take in a movie while visiting. Super lady greeted us with a cheerful outgoing welcome. Retro movie theatre with newest fashion reclining seats. Food and drinks - hard and soft - available while you view. All current running movies Try it,,,,

Thank midastew
Reviewed 12 September 2017 via mobile

Watched Dunkirk.. great movie.. lovey staff .. special Tuesday rates .. $14.50 or )$ 10 seniors Food, wine beer and coffee available.. A great relaxing small boutique movie theatre to go with friends and enjoy an afternoon out. Looking fwd to seeing Victoria the new...More

Thank Suzy0072015
Reviewed 26 August 2017 via mobile

What a delight from the personal service by phone for bookings to having your food platter delivered mid- movie! Wonderfully warm staff, variety of refreshments and intimate theatre with reclining seats - cosy, quirky and sophisticated. Definitely on our ski trip agenda for next year!

Thank Margot M
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