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Reviewed 29 June 2016

I've stayed in a lot of youth hostels over the years, and this one was quite good for the price. The staff were friendly and helpful and the 20-bed mixed dorm I stayed in was clean with decent quality bedding. A breakfast of toast, cereal, juice and coffee was included in the price and was pleasant enough. Also the hotel...

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Reviewed 27 June 2016 via mobile

Fab decoration and the vib is great during weekend stayed for catfish and the bottlemen gig. Great place to stay in Bristol nice helpful staff and breakfast. I can get a bit noisy during the night but just ask for earplugs. Big common room got everything

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Thank Anyi L
Reviewed 27 June 2016 via mobile

Clean and Friendly atmosphere with good facilities, great location near city centre, Fully equipped kitchen so you can cook your mum's best dish. Club downstairs is best on Saturday, ping pong table and other entertainment.

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Thank Sam S
Reviewed 26 June 2016

It is always nice to book a place and realize the breakfast is include in! Some toast and jam with a large black coffee was perfect to start my visit in Bristol! The room was large and there is like huge room with coaches everywhere to watch TV and chill out with mates!

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Thank Mathieu J
Reviewed 26 June 2016

Was amazing, so much beautiful and great staff on this place, the only bad thing was the noise so early, but was outside to the hostal. Im wanna go again, so cheaper and I love the decoration, also the people who stayed is so nice ^^

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Cardiff, United Kingdom
Reviewed 24 June 2016

The motel provided excellent value for money facilities and a very useful location in Bristol city centre. There were helpful staff on duty to assist with any queries. The accommodation was clean and there is free Wi-Fi for quests. The other guests were friendly and my stay was spent in a relaxed atmosphere. I would highly recommend a stay at...

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Rocknbowl, Manager at Rock'n'Bowl Motel, responded to this review

Hi Simon, me and my staff are really glad for your words and we are happy you appreciated the place and the atmosphere. We hope to see you soon again, Alfredo Esposito Rock'n'Bowl Hostel

Maidstone, United Kingdom
Reviewed 23 June 2016

People are friendly and the place is centrally located so easy to get to everything the city has to offer. The pizzeria and the bowling lanes bar are both great value. The common room areas are big. The people staying here were really nice and friendly.

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Prague, Czech Republic
Reviewed 20 June 2016

I have visited the hostel several times and I am still coming back. This hostel is very well situated but can be a bit noisy during the weekends. Toilet and shower hygiene is quite good for the size and traffic in the hostel. Some rooms might have mould around window frames.Very busy self-serviced kitchen in the late evening hours due...

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Thank Kamil Z
Rocknbowl, Manager at Rock'n'Bowl Motel, responded to this review

Dear Verriso, we are deeply elated that we have been your constant hostel of choice when you need a place to stay in Bristol. As always, don't hesitate to let us know if you're visiting again soon, our staff are always ready to help you with anything! Thank you and take care, Alfredo Esposito Hostel Manager

Oslo, Norway
Reviewed 20 June 2016

Rock n Bowl was great for me stay in Bristol, on weekends you can party as you like, but on weekdays they are pretty strict with the noise which allows everyone a great night of sleep. The location is really excellent and the whole range of facilities make this ideal for every traveller.

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Rocknbowl, Manager at Rock'n'Bowl Motel, responded to this review

Dear Kendall, thank you for leave us such a dedicated feedback! We try to do our best to guarantee a nice sleep to our guests so we are happy you had the chance to enjoy our new beds! Thank you and see you soon, Alfredo Esposito Hostel Manager

London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 20 June 2016

Rooms are accessed by card keys making it so you have to carry it around - even just to a quick bathroom trip (which is silly considering 20 people sleep in the room anyway...what exactly is the key protecting?). Showers are difficult to find and in need of repair (5 out of 4 sinks I used were broken and the...

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Rocknbowl, Manager at Rock'n'Bowl Motel, responded to this review

Dear Ellie, thanks for taking time to leave us a feedback. We use the electronic key card system to prevent any unauthorized access and for being able to follow any opening in case we need to check. Since we started using them, we did not experience any stolen good so we are happy that you felt so safe to don't...

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free Breakfast
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Breakfast
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  • Multilingual Staff
  • Self-Serve Laundry
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Situated in the heart of Bristol, Rock'n'Bowl features a 24-hour front desk, common areas with free Wi-Fi, flat TVs, a tennis table and a big courtyard. Guests benefit from several discounts at The Lanes, the on-site bowling alley and night club venue, with a special selection of beers, cocktails, a karaoke facilities, pool tables and the famous Ray's Pizza, made with daily fresh dough, buffalo mozzarella and imported Italian ingredients. A nice and healthy breakfast which includes locally roasted fresh coffee, tea, milk, jam, orange juice, toast and cereals, is included with each reservation. The on-site complex, the historical THE LANES, has club nights with many important bands and djs so please be aware that there will be noise disruption on Friday and Saturday nights in particular until about 03:00. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Rock'n'Bowl Motel

Address: 22 Nelson Street, Bristol BS1 2LA, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Bristol
Price Range: ₹ 1,211 - ₹ 5,018 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Rock'n'Bowl Motel 2*
Number of rooms: 160
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“Cheapest Bed sleep in the dorm”
 of 5 bubbles andrewedwards00, 9 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Bring top quality ear plugs if you're staying at the weekend”
 of 5 bubbles sarahmZ3914CA, 10 Oct 2016 | Read review
“There is a small 4 bed mixed room 105, which is better for noise levels.”
 of 5 bubbles H2175NKalexh, 6 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Avoid room 106 on Friday and Saturday - situated above the bar”
 of 5 bubbles Aced_up, 3 Oct 2016 | Read review
“It's a city centre hostel. There may be some noise, there may not be. Deal with it.”
 of 5 bubbles JnnyShrr, 6 Sep 2016 | Read review
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