The Waterfront

Overview

"The Waterfront is a live music venue/nightclub in Norwich, Norfolk. It is in King Street, on the bank of the River Wensum, opposite Norwich Riverside. It has been managed by the Union of UEA Students since 1993. It is not however a student club, and entrance is open to the public. The building comprises two floors."
  • Creadble provider: NO
  • Creadble access: NO
  • Creadble employer: NO

Access Card Notes

Access Cards with +1 accepted as proof for a free companion ticket.

Contact details

The Waterfront The Waterfront, 139-141 King St, Norwich, East of England, NR1 1QH
Phone: 01603 508050

Standing and Queueing

Standing
On the evening of an event, we offer for disabled customers to arrive at the venue 10-15 minutes prior to the doors opening to allow for early entrance.

Wheelchair Access

Wheelchair access
There is step free access from the nearest car park on Rouen Road, however the route has a moderate to steep slope. Cars are able to stop directly outside the venue to drop off passengers. There is step free access to all facilities on the ground floor and there is lift access to the first floor. The viewing area is all on one level and there is no designated space for wheelchair users, however the view from the side of the room should be adequate.

Short Distances

Short distance
There is no parking adjacent to the venue, however cars are able to stop directly outside the venue to drop off passengers.

The nearest car park is Rouen Road car park, which is approximately 230m (251yds) away. Rouen Road car park has 4 disabled spaces and blue badge concession (buy 1hr and get another 1hr free). There is step free access from Rouen Road, however the route has a moderate to steep slope.

Access To Toilets

Access To Toilets
Ground Floor: there is a disabled toilet situated in the box office immediately adjacent to the main entrance. There are no disabled facilities within either of the male/female blocks.

First Floor: There is a disabled toilet situated between the male and female toilet blocks, in between the concert hall and the cocktail bar. There are no disabled facilities within either of the male/female blocks.

Assistance Dogs

Assistance Dogs
Guide and hearing assistance dogs are welcome, just be sure to let us know when you book.

Essential Companions

Essential Companions
Access Cards with +1 accepted as proof for a free companion ticket.

Other Notes

Other Notes
We do ask that you let staff know of any medicine, equipment or needed food and drink that is on your person upon arrival. In the event of an emergency, please contact security or ask to speak to the Duty Manager on shift

Strobe lighting, lighting that produces stroboscopic effects, smoke machines and other theatrical effects may be used during shows in our venue.