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Stone, United Kingdom
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18 reviews
4 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

An excellent country pub just of junction 16 of the M5. A very pleasing looking country pub,both inside and out the inn is pleasing to the eye.The dining areas are in the bar, a side restaurant and an Al Fresco outside dining area.The accommodation is very well presented with good decoration and a good bath room.

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Thank Albert W
Brighton, United Kingdom
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18 reviews
5 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

We went to The Bowl as a family of 5, nice looking pub reasonably busy but not crowded... We opted to sit of the back terrace(could do with some sun umbrellas, or proper tables under the canopy?) that said the space was great! The children ordered off the children's menu all good choice for a very good price, the adults... More 

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Thank Donna K
Birmingham, United Kingdom
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7 reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Stayed here for 1 night for mates wedding at local castle, no 14 shower too small and freezing cold water in am, when reported attitude from the male staff was if I was in the wrong ?? Housekeep checked came on warmer after 5 mins .. Because not everyone using shower at same time maybe all hot after gone ??... More 

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Thank Woza P
Bristol, United Kingdom
1 review
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Normally a big fan of the Bowl but to served cold soup only to be given exactly same plate reheated with nibbled bread ! is not good etiquette. Then manager to busy to discuss suggests standards may have slipped since last visit .................

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Thank Wiggs1234
Ulverston, United Kingdom
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116 reviews
32 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 56 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We stayed as a family for 2 nights - Celia and the team were very pleasant and welcoming, and had an enjoyable stay. Food service runs until 9.30 which is good for guests arriving late, and there were no complaints about any of the food. Breakfast the first morning was a little hit and miss, as we had some items... More 

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Peterborough, United Kingdom
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22 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I have now stayed at The Bowl Inn on several occasions for business and have found it to be superb on every occasion. The staff are always extremely friendly and welcoming. The rooms are all very tastefully decorated and kept to a high standard of housekeeping. There is always a very good selection of ales on the bar and the... More 

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Thank DRB1983
Wolverhampton, United Kingdom
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2016 via mobile

Stayed here one night. I thoroughly enjoyed our stay here. Our room was excellent and the church bells were a added bonus. Food was excellent and reasonable priced. Staff were pleasant and woke up relaxed. Lovely stay.

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Thank Ian W
Worcester, United Kingdom
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214 reviews
23 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 135 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2016

I went here with the family tonight on the way home from Weston Super Mare. My wife had looked at this place on this site and it appeared to have some good reviews so we thought we would stop by ourselves. The pub is situated in Lower Almondsbury just round the corner from the school and up a narrow lane... More 

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Totnes, United Kingdom
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44 reviews
12 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2016

Lovely village with pub next to the church. No car park but pub has free car parking available just across the road. Traditional style rooms, apparently each one individually decorated. Food was decent pub food and staff were friendly. Cooked breakfast was obviously pre-cooked as it appeared only a couple of minutes after ordering and consequently some items such as... More 

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Liverpool, United Kingdom
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9 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2016 via mobile

My wife and I had an overnight stay on the way to Devon ....lovely establishment...staff extremely friendly and attentive...the room was spotless and lacked nothing....the bar closed bang on 11pm, which wasn't a problem, that meant peace and quiet at bedtime....drinks at the bar seemed on the expensive side....not quite London prices but come on.....just on £10 for a pint... More 

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Amenities

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  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Free Parking
  • Babysitting

Additional Information about The Bowl Inn

Address: 16 Church Road | Lower Almondsbury, Almondsbury BS32 4DT, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Gloucestershire > Almondsbury
Price Range: $114 - $123 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — The Bowl Inn 3*
Number of rooms: 14
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