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Hamilton Island Bowling Alley

Resort Drive, 4803, Australia
+61 7 4946 8305
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Hammo bowling

Great place for an hour with the kids and grandson. Not as easy as it looks. Great range of games... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Well worth it!!!

We decided to go bowling as it was raining had the best time with family of 3 teens. Well worth the... read more

Reviewed 7 October 2017
Robyn B
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If you're looking for a different kind of holiday activity, Hamilton Island's bowling alley offers family-friendly games, from 1.30Pm - 9.00Pm every day. What you'll love about Island Bowling: - Try your hand at 9-pin bowling - an original bowling game that dates back to the 11th century. - Fun for the whole family - with small children even catered for, with bumpers and ramps. - Try night bowling! As the sun goes down, the Island Bowling transforms with glow in the dark lanes, pins, balls and state-of-the-art lighting. - Plenty of room - with seven lanes, an amusement arcade, and a fully-licensed bar.
  • Excellent34%
  • Very good40%
  • Average13%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible5%
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“mini games” (2 reviews)
“pins” (9 reviews)
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Resort Drive, 4803, Australia
+61 7 4946 8305
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Great place for an hour with the kids and grandson. Not as easy as it looks. Great range of games. Highly recommended.

Thank V6848NYpeterl
Reviewed 7 October 2017

We decided to go bowling as it was raining had the best time with family of 3 teens. Well worth the $49.00 for a lane for an hour as we got a good few games in including snakes and ladders and crosses. Different to the...More

Thank Robyn B
Reviewed 28 February 2017

Nine curvy pins attached to string that oddly lift themselves like haunted marionettes once knocked down, odd-shaped balls to bowl with, and bizarre game rules like bingo and horse...this activity is likely best for families with pre-teen or teenage kids. We didn't love it --...More

Thank sleeta
Reviewed 20 February 2017 via mobile

The bowling wasn't like anything I've ever played before but due to the company we keep we made it fun. The game itself was infuriating, confusing, and a little bizarre, but if you are going to kill an hour or so.....I guess It's a viable...More

Thank Tooch81
Reviewed 11 November 2016 via mobile

$49 for the hour with as many games as you can get in. Lots of fun options via the computer. Great value for money. Wear runners so you don't have to wear their shoes. Grant was pretty busy but was extremely friendly and very helpful....More

Thank A T
Reviewed 21 September 2016 via mobile

While the staff member was a delightful young man I found the string/rope across the bowling lane very annoying. We did still have fun notwithstanding a couple of glitches where the game and scores disappeared. The good staff member gave us a new lane and...More

Thank Richard G
Reviewed 15 September 2016 via mobile

Thank you James for going above and beyond in giving us a great "first" bowling experience for our son. Appreciate your guidance - we had a "ball"!

1  Thank Debjaylu
Reviewed 7 September 2016 via mobile

We booked for an hour on arrival our lane was not functioning the new lane we were placed in kept malfunctioning, each time we went to speak to the staff they were too busy talking amongst them selves or flirting the guests at the bar....More

1  Thank Skye H
Reviewed 1 August 2016 via mobile

Wow how much fun you can have after the sun is gone playing 10 pin bowlIng... Bianca is the manager and a great fun girl... The bowling balls only have 2 holes and are light, but the alley is short with fun games to play.......More

1  Thank peter b
Reviewed 16 July 2016 via mobile

Wasn't sure what to expect at the bowling alley, however we did have a lot of good fun. There are lots of mini games to play instead of one long game which makes bowling less boring. Although it can be quite costly for the hour...More

1  Thank Georgia R
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