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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 #13 of 49 Specialty lodging in Bristol
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 2 days ago
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3 of 5 stars
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    3 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3 of 5 stars
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English first
London, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

It was a cool, niche area. Not too hard to find and there is a sign right off the side street it's located on. I checked in at 2:30 am (really only stayed until 9am) and crashed. Everything was made entirely easy, and although the clerk had a heavier french? accent on her english.. she was very helpful. Slightly loud... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

This hostel is great for young people who travel and want cheap accomodation, staff was helpful and mostly friendly. In room are only beds, but its all you need, propably its better to go there with few friends as me. Kitchen and chillout room are also very good. And also location is great. I cant complain about this hostel, I... More

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Bangkok, Bangkok, Thailand
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

The hostel is in the middle of everything you can get to most of the place through walking. I stay in private twin bedroom, which look really clean. The Atmosphere of the hostel is great, staff are friendly, and also the place is quite clean.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

The reception staff were very friendly and hospitable, the room was clean, likewise the kitchen area. The hostel is within walking distance (5-10 min) from the commercial centre, as well as the central touristic area with museums/restaurants/bars. There is also a storage place for your bags if you don't want to leave them in the room. Also, each bunk-bed comes... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

This is not just a Hostel , if you stay more than a week you'll notice it , it's a family.You get to meet fantastic people , it feels like home thanks to the huge kitchen and cosy chill out room. No stealing , left my wallet on the table for 2h ... nothing was missing :')

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

The hostel is located very well for seeing Bristol, but because of its location it can be noisy at night with drunk people shouting in the street outside. The room itself was clean, and the communal areas were large with plenty of places to sit and relax, although they were a bit scruffy. The toilets were not very clean, but... More

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

When I was looking for a place to stay I was not sure what to choose, but when I saw the Rock'n Bowl description & pictures I thought: I want to be there! And I'm really happy with my choice! The stuff is amazing! So helpful, they give you a map in your check in and all the info you... More

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The showers were good and there were plenty of power outlets in the room I stayed in. The room was very spacious plus the wifi worked, just a little noisy from the traffic on the street so earplugs are a must. I would stay here again.

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I stayed at the Rock n Bowl Motel after a friend's wedding. Whilst the location was perfect (centre of Bristol, minutes away from bars), and the room very cheap, £21 for a single sex room of 4, it certainly wasn't for me. The toilets were a stinking mess, with most of the showers on the second floor out of order.... More

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Brescia, Italy
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I spent one night in Rock 'n Bowl and I've no regrets. Very close to the city centre and the St Nicholas Market. Lots of nice people to meet in the huge living room full of facilities. I will come back again the next time I'll be in Bristol!

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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*
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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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