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The Bowl Inn

16 Church Road | Lower Almondsbury, Bristol BS12 4DT, England
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Ranked #32 of 83 Bristol B&B and Inns
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 5 days ago
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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27 reviews 27 reviews
25 hotel reviews
44 helpful votes 44 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

As others have already mentioned this 16th century Inn is tucked away on the south eastern edge of the Seven Vale, in a charming little area called Almondsbury so is a little difficult to find, but well worth finding. This place originates from 3 cottages that were made into one building to form the present one, We stayed here for... More

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49 reviews 49 reviews
20 hotel reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Rather difficult to find but well worth it when you get there. Excellent range of Real Ale, good food friendly staff and very comfortable bed!. I was in room 15 - well way from the bar so never heard any noise!

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Chester, United Kingdom
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This was just about the dirtiest place we have ever stayed in and was very difficult to find. The entrance was full of leaves and the carpet hadn't been swept in ages. Moving on to the tiled reception area we were greeted with filthy, cracked floor tiles. After being told to "Go as far as the rubber mat and turn... More

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Nottinghamshire England
14 reviews 14 reviews
7 hotel reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stopped here on the way to visiting Cornwall and what a little gem the Crown Inn is.The accommodation was really spacious,clean and full of character and at only £60 per night it was a real bargain.We booked for a meal,the food was excellent ,fresh and local ingredients were used which was refreshing.A wide choice of drinks and the staff... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I'm giving this a 5 star review as I have searched high n low for a fillet steak that tasted good and was cooked how I like it, this being rare. To the bowls inns credit they did both! I will most certainly be back for more. Yes the onion rings were over cooked an the price was a bit... More

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Ipswich, United Kingdom
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44 reviews 44 reviews
14 hotel reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I have wanted to stay here for a while but it is always full. I came down for one night with work and was not disappointed. Friendly staff and good quality food at a reasonable price. The room was small but clean and had everything I needed. It is off the main road so nice a quiet.

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Bristol, United Kingdom
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31 reviews 31 reviews
7 hotel reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This little gem is hidden away but if worth the trek. As selection of traditional ales and ciders with a warm atmosphere. The look and feel of the pub is very traditional with a real ‘local’ vibe, but it was not intimidating, but very welcoming and inviting way. The menu is typical pub grub, with standard beer battered cod (which... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Stayed there for 1 night in July 2014. Friendly staff, good food & rooms were very clean and comfortable. The menu wasn't extensive, but the food was well-cooked and presented. It looks like a small pub from the outside, but there's more to it when you get in. Real olde worlde, it was built in the 11th Century!

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St Albans, United Kingdom
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35 reviews 35 reviews
17 hotel reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2014

The Bowle Inn is something special - real old-world pub set at the heart of a beautiful, unspoiled village. We were greeted by really helpful people and, although our room was small it was extremely comfortable and spotlessley clean.It would be dishonest to say that we did not suffer from some minor technical problems but the staff dealt wity them... More

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Birmingham, United Kingdom
3 reviews 3 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2014

Quiet and friendly country pub. Rooms were comfortable although alittle small but they were clean and had all we needed and all facilities were working. We felt the price for a one night stay was abit steep but thought as it was a pub we would at least not be paying hotel prices on food and drink. Was quite surprised... More

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Address: 16 Church Road | Lower Almondsbury, Bristol BS12 4DT, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Bristol
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