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We came here on Saturday 17 of us spent an absolute fortune the staff were helpful... but the... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
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Great visit

The staff were very friendly and helpful and the lane was ready when we arrived. It is what it is... read more

Reviewed 1 August 2018
Joanne H
Chorley, United Kingdom
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Situated on Middlebrook Retail and Leisure park, Hollywood Bowl Bolton is the leading family day out in the area serving the people of Wigan, Bolton, Chorley and North Manchester. We're just a few minutes from the M61 and A6 and the park offers...more
25-27 The Linkway | Middlebrook Retail and Leisure Park, Bolton BL6 6JA, England
+44 844 826 1453
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We came here on Saturday 17 of us spent an absolute fortune the staff were helpful... but the toilets were vile hardly any loo roll dirty and water everywhere looked liked they hadn’t been cleaned for a week! And to top it off I got...More

Thank Lynseyadam
Reviewed 4 September 2018 via mobile

Had a great day ! All member of staff was clearly understaffed but deliverd a great service and gave the service i expected. The food was amazing the mac and cheese bites was to die for and the managers where very attentive and run the...More

Thank blaineRichard
Reviewed 1 August 2018

The staff were very friendly and helpful and the lane was ready when we arrived. It is what it is - somewhere to play ten pin bowling. Clean enough, the children enjoy it - does what it says on the tin!

Thank Joanne H
Reviewed 5 July 2018

Easy to book. Can wear own shoes (if toes are covered). Can put gutters up per player. Drinks are quite pricey and there is only one staff on duty, which makes buying drinks whilst playing very tricky. Definitely great for all players of various abilities.

Thank dragongeorge
Reviewed 15 April 2018

You can tell that your staff are not well looked after. We came to bowl as we had been to the Liverpool centre and enjoyed it. We booked in with a lovely lad called Robson who then took us to get our drinks.. and our...More

Reviewed 15 April 2018 via mobile

Enjoyed two games of bowling. Lane wasn't ready when we arrived after booking online which wasn't a problem as we only had to wait around 15 minutes but when we got to our lane there was quite alot of glasses, empty wrappers etc. The staff...More

Thank lovetoeatout201
Reviewed 6 April 2018

Massive queue at reception, waited for over 20 mins despite pre booking. The lad on reception was excellent (Robson) but clearly had no help from anyone! Really felt for him but he remained positive & got through the queue the best he could! Rest of...More

Thank crt1
Reviewed 26 March 2018

Queues on arrival. Finally got on a lane. Interminable wait every time we went to the bar. Drinks expensive. Glasses dirty. People pushing in as the staff weren't clued up enough to note the order of people waiting to be served. Massive room for improvement.

Thank Rick S
Reviewed 19 March 2018 via mobile

Better bowling alleys to go to & also that cost slightly less. Lane areas dirty, lane we used didn’t score correctly, second lane we got moved to then didn’t score right. Staff didn’t seem to care, no apology or compensation.

Thank ljbunny
Reviewed 15 February 2018 via mobile

Great fun with the family with a nice lively atmosphere Only negative was there were drinks and empty plates left on our bowling lane and seating area which the member of staff took away after we informed them. Should have been cleared before we were...More

Thank Feroz P
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21 November 2017|
Response from Sue W | Reviewed this property |
I don't think they do sorry you could always ring to find out.
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Response from KatieBooTravel | Reviewed this property |
Near the Macron Stadium (Bolton FC Ground). It is in a massive park called Middlebrook X