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Will be good when finished

This is now called the Beacon and not the Arndale Centre and is in the midst of being Renovated... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
badmintontim
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Hastings, United Kingdom
via mobile
Nice mall but closes too soon

A nice shopping center, pretty much anything you could need in one place. There are two natural... read more

Reviewed 2 December 2018
sightingsarah
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New York City, New York
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All reviews arndale centre shopping experience usual shops great shopping building work river island marks and spencer under one roof toilet facilities shops including under cover primark disruption undercover loos seaside cafe
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Reviewed 4 days ago

No different to other shopping centres in the UK, completely soulless. Needs lots of art to help enliven this shopping centre.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank HelloFolks
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Its a brilliant place to visit open spacy ..child safe clean bright .modern classy shops . new entrance and two more levels to be revealed Visit the spruced up Arndale too With its grand revamped entrances .do mine it with budget winter price rooms especially...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank evievee2014
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This is now called the Beacon and not the Arndale Centre and is in the midst of being Renovated totally and only part has been completed and the roof is even leaking already It will be good when and if completed as the rest of...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed 2 December 2018 via mobile

A nice shopping center, pretty much anything you could need in one place. There are two natural food stores, lots of clothing and two grocery stores. A Lush which I love. Everything closes way too early.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank sightingsarah
Reviewed 10 September 2018

During a holiday in Eastbourne, we visited the Arndale Shopping Centre. There is some building work being done around the main entrance and looks a little run down from the outside. However on entering we were pleasantly surprised with range of shopping outlets. The centre...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Ian S
Reviewed 29 August 2018

A wet day so while staying the weekend in Eastbourne we decided to hit the shops. Centre opens at 10.30 on a Sunday but parking was full and queues down the street at 10.50am so we parked a few streets away where Sunday parking was...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Clare013
Reviewed 28 August 2018

I could only find one set of toilets and they are both closed for refurbishment.How lomg that may take is anyone's guess.

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed 26 August 2018 via mobile

This is a very old shopping centre and a little run down and dated. It’s all changing though and subject to a massive make over. Some of the new units are now open and is a real transformation. This will add to this lovely seaside...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank northants90
Reviewed 15 August 2018

I love several of the shops in this center, but everything closes way too early! By the time I get there everything is shut. That said I like the ladies who thread brows and i love Lush. Also a good sports store and a small...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank sightingsarah
Reviewed 11 August 2018 via mobile

Went to the arndale centre today with two friends and spent the day looking around different shops. Had a great day really enjoyed it.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Sarah P
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