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Rock 'n Bowl Motel

2.0 of 5 Hostel   |   22 Nelson Street, Bristol BS1 2LA, England
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Ranked #14 of 49 Specialty Lodging in Bristol
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3 of 5 stars reviewed 6 days ago
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3.5 of 5 stars
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London, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

The rooms are basic in the extreme, a double private room is actually a room with a double bunk-bed, no frills but the location is great and the staff are really friendly. We tried to get the cheaper drinks at the bar downstairs as we were told we could get them as guests of the hostel but not all the... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

A well-managed, organised and clean hostel. Lively bar with jam sessions downstairs, and bowling too. The dorms are arranged on several floors, each floor with two groups or more of toilets and showers (good and hot, towels for hire 1 GBP), plus laundrette facility. I was in a mixed dorm for 8. No lockers (although there is a secure facility... More 

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Bristol, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The staff here are great! I found them very friendly and helpful at all times. The hostel itself is sociable and has a good open kitchen/dining area as well as a large social lounge with very comfy sofas, a good size TV (in both the kitchen/dining and lounge area) a tennis table and computer portals for laptops. The beds are... More 

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

Thank you Gibsy! You will be always welcome, but the next time we have to share a beer! More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The general set up of this place is fantastic, you cannot fault the staff or what the hostel has to offer. we stayed in a 12 bed room for NYE with 12 of our friends. The beds were ok (could have had better pillows as they had lost all their plumpness!) the rooms were tidy and the key system was... More 

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

Thank you for your words Amy, it was really funny also for us to deal with few guests not able to recognize the difference between a toilette and a shower (the day after Adam told us and we are still laughing a little bit :D) We are really happy that you and your friends had a nice stay here, we... More 

Chidote, Tete, Mozambique
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

To be honest the concept of this place is pretty attractive, however the place is overall a big mess. I´ve stayed in crappy hostels but this one is BEYOND crappy. Obviously the place is DIRTY, the toilets and showers....can make you cry. The kitchen... well, everything is dirty so I wouldn´t dare to eat there again. People is random in... More 

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

Are you sure you were not here in our "Halloween party" night? Everything seems to match! More 

Guerchy, Bourgogne, France
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

very good stay with 3 friends, . it is very well placed, there is a good atmosphere; it's not too expensive; it's clean daily cleaning. Only small defect a few of the missing pressure showers.. We will return for our next trip to Bristol

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Trento, Trentino-Alto Adige, Italy
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Rooms were very cleaned and the service perfect. There is a big kitchen, which I didn't had the chance to use, but looked very comfortable and clean. Toilets were almost clean. Very good to spend few nights in Bristol.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Stayed for New Years Eve, right in the city centre and very cheap. Good for people looking for a budget stay and who are not afraid to chat to new people. Little disappointed that we weren't able to take advantage of the bowling but they had a night on downstairs so understandable.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

It's my first time in a hostel and the truth is that I was quite impressed on how much quality care, cleanliness and comfort can be found in one without losing sight of the friendly atmosphere. I highly recommend it. If you come to Bristol, come to the Rock & Bowl :)

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

A great place with super friendly helpful staff. Place is spacious clean and very homely. It is my 2nd stay and I would return again and recommd to friends. It is close to some lovely areas and main attractions too :-D

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Address: 22 Nelson Street, Bristol BS1 2LA, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Bristol
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:2 star — Rock 'n Bowl Motel 2*
Number of rooms: 160
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