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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 #17 of 49 Specialty lodging in Bristol
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 3 days ago
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3 of 5 stars
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Johannesburg, South Africa
1 review
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

I am writing this complaint on behalf of myself and others who have been staying at the above establishment. On the Morning of the 24th July after spending a night at the above backpackers I went downstairs to have breakfast and to use the men’s toilet. During Breakfast I felt something cold on my arm and wet. I soon realised... More

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London, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Stayed there with 4 friends on a Friday night and had great fun. Great location for going out for food and clubbing. Hostel is packed with backpacker and very soziable people from around the world. Good value for money too!

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Southampton, United Kingdom
1 review
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

The hostel is definitely aimed more at travellers and groups of friends staying together. I stayed with my girlfriend and next time we'll look for something with a bit of a different vibe. The room was very basic, it was just a bed and nothing else which is absolutely fine if you're on a short visit and got plenty to... More

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Bristol, United Kingdom
1 review
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

The cleaning services aren't good, specially in bathrooms. This hostel is the centre of the town, so as expected have a lot of noise come from the street. The Kitchen is well organized. Part of the staff aren't friendly.

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Weymouth, United Kingdom
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Perfect for our stag do, booked two 8-bed rooms, clean, bunk beds fine, no problems. Bar right next door with pool tables, bowling and table football, and table tennis in the sizeable lounge area of the hostel. Didn't use the kitchen but seemed fine on brief inspection. Cool urban artwork throughout, in keeping with the city. Great price, helpful and... More

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Private
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

It was impossible to sleep, we could hear all the buses passing by and all the people talking on the street. yes! we could understand the conversations of people on the street. plus the noise of people partying and bowling downstairs. (the hotel is above a bowling) showers did not work. most were out of service, and the ones that... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stopped here between Fri 11 of July and Sun 13 of July .... Group of 10 lads on a stag-do Location was great right in center an loacated around most popular clubs/resturants Staff friendly explained everything on check-in and basically left us to it Price cant argue in my opinon it was fantastic value for money Bedroom ordered 10... More

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London, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This place is really well located, has helpful and friendly staff and is a good bargain. Not for the faint hearted, but clean beds and great for larger groups. Probably unsuitable for families with young children.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I stayed in rock n bowl for one night and it was really a pleasant place to stay with cheap price,the hostel had complete service and the bathroom and lounge are nice.

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Copenhagen, Denmark
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I spent two weeks at this hostel last summer and it was amazing. Yes, it might not be the cleanest place in the world, and there may be a lot of noise, but the staff and the other hostel guests were so nice that it didn't even matter. Everyone were so open and fun and wanted everyone to join in... More

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Additional Information about Rock 'n Bowl Motel

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*
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Set over the two floors of a historic Bristol building in the city centre, our backpackers hostel is a great base for your stay in the city. We have many different size rooms to suit every situation – From double rooms, private twin rooms, three and four bed dormitories and female only dormitories. ... more   less 
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