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Average bowling experience. Pool not worth it.

The prices were standard for bowling, the lane had no faults and we enjoyed a couple of games... read more

Reviewed 23 November 2014
Dartmoor National Park, United Kingdom
Nice place - just gets very busy. Food isn't too great.

This is a very nicely presented larger Bowlplex bowling alley. It has a large number of lanes, a... read more

Reviewed 12 November 2014
Poole, United Kingdom
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29 Jul 2018
“A smile doesn't cost anything and can defuse a customer after a long wait”
30 May 2018
“Way too hot ! Waste of money !”
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Leisure Complex Tower Park, Poole BH12 4NY, England
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Reviewed 23 November 2014

The prices were standard for bowling, the lane had no faults and we enjoyed a couple of games. There are also arcade games and pool. The 50p a game pool is not worth playing; the cloth played very slow and the cues were the worst...More

Thank chammp
Reviewed 12 November 2014

This is a very nicely presented larger Bowlplex bowling alley. It has a large number of lanes, a bar, a restaurant and an arcade. The food from the restaurant is rather poor. Very cheap products that seem to be microwave from frozen jobbies! The other...More

Thank bbrown3112
Reviewed 30 September 2014

I am really disappointed with Bowlplex. I wanted to have a catch up with my 17 year old brother (who I hardly see) so my husband and I decided to take him bowling on Saturday at 8.30pm, seeing as my brother works during the day...More

1  Thank natalie r
Reviewed 10 September 2014

We went bank holiday Monday after waiting on hold for 20 mins we managed to book a lane. On booking showed a cloud voucher on my phone which got 16% off and a free match! there were 9 of us so this was really good...More

Thank DorsetIcecream
Reviewed 25 August 2014

Bowlplex can be a great time however it is very expensive, especially considering the games do not last that long. ook on the website for any deals they are doing for particular days and times. Also look online because place such as voucher cloud often...More

1  Thank Mariee P
Reviewed 3 August 2014 via mobile

Very poor service. We have waited more than 45 min to start a game despite being empty and you can't get a veggie option for your meal unless you are a kid. And they can't even do a kid meal for an adult. Why? This...More

Thank Daniel T
Reviewed 19 July 2014

I really enjoyed Bowlplex but the shoes seemed unhygienic. Everything else seemed great.I really enjoyed going to Bowlplex.

Thank Joseph M
Reviewed 6 June 2014 via mobile

We go on weekends as it's much more cheaper than going on a weekday or after school. I think one game is enough, as me and my friend didn't finish the second one!!

Thank Holiday_Fantic
Reviewed 9 April 2014

Went to Tower Park Bowlplex tonight, Although we had fun bowling, It was interupted by glitches in the game and the state of the toilets is beyond nasty :( Over half of the toilet were blocked up and the stench turned my stomach to nausea......More

Thank Laura1982Bournemouth
Reviewed 5 April 2014

I normally bowl in the Heathrow area where to be fair I expect to pay a bit more for entertainment. WRONG!!!! Heathrow bowl just £1 per game until 10:00 on saturday, then afyer 10:00 it goes up to £4.50 for first game, £3.50 for second...More

Thank MocNGog
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