Rubys Cinema & Bar is Wanaka's finest entertainment venue. We are situated at 50 Cardrona Valley Road, Wanaka. Phone us on 03 443 6901


When you walk into Rubys you are transported to a time when going to the pictures was an event.

With 2 Gold Class cinemas, Rubys offer’s the latest film releases, with some of the latest 3D technology and Art-House titles that include Independent productions and foreign movies.

At Rubys we offer you a slice of days gone by, a time when the food was good and simple, the drinks strong, and the service impeccable.

We serve espresso coffee, skillfully made, and the finest tasty morsels, not to be underestimated, available through the day and night.

The wine list showcases a selective range of iconic labels and the cocktails are blended with gentle hands, served well into the wee hours. The soundtrack to your Rubys experience, as it should be, has been lovingly selected.

Rubys is open seven days, see whats on for screening times and remember its very easy to book online at www.rubyscinema.co.nz. Another way to have Rubys at your finger tips is to download the free application Flicks.co.nz to have whats on at Rubys each day.


To book tickets please visit our home page and click a session time. 

Ps We DO NOT charge a 'booking fee' to book online and you get to choose your favorite seat.

Click here to read Rubys Terms & Conditions for online purchases.


Adults $18.50 each
Seniors (60 +) /Students $14.50 each
Children (12 years and under) $12.50 each

Super Tuesday - Save $4 per ticket
Adult $14.50 each
Seniors/Students $10.50 each
Children $8.50 each

RUBYS FAVORITE DAYS - 'MARTINI MONDAY', 'SUPER TUESDAY', 'DELUX DOG WEDNESDAY', 'GOLDEN OLDIE WEDNESDAY' and 'THIRST QUENCHING THURSDAY' - Please check our schedule or Social Media to find information on these days.
Rubys is open everyday except Christmas Day, Doors are open from 30 minutes before the first session until 30 minutes after the start of the final session.


Cinema 1 (the larger cinema) is fitted with an assistive listening device, this is suitable for people with hearing aids. Please inquire at Rubys Box Office for the use of our head-set(s).


Rubys Cinema & Bar is the perfect venue for your special event. We have two luxury cinemas seating from 12 to 37 people, and an intimate bar area. Our venue is offers deluxe stadium seating, cinema quality sound, large screens and a diverse selection of films. Our fully licensed bar offers a selection of local wines, beers and catering options, along with experienced event staff and a variety of extras to make your event perfect. Host a private movie screening for your friends, staff or clients at Wanaka's finest entertainment venue.

CINEMA 1 (37 seats) $550.00 to privately hire
The Snug (CINEMA 2 Max 16 seats) $250.00


To make a booking or enquiry, email us at rubyscinema@gmail.com or call us on 03 443 6901.