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Rock N Bowl Hostel Hostel

22 Nelson Street, Bristol, Bristol, England

Rock & Bowl is set over the entire top floor of a classic city center 1930s building. The guest bedrooms are bright and come with plenty of privacy. The hostel facilities include free wireless internet and a sunny courtyard. Read more

82% Overall Rating 115 out of 139 customers would recommend this property based on 139 reviews

Atmosphere 82%

Cleanliness 77%

Facilities 78%

Location 94%

Safety 85%

Staff 86%

Value 78%

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Facilities

  • Free Breakfast
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Self-Catering Facilities
  • 24 Hour Reception
  • Adaptors
  • Bar APM-96
  • Bicycle Parking
  • Board Games
  • Cable TV
  • Common Room
  • Cooker
  • DVDs
  • Dryer
  • Free City Maps
  • Fridge Freezer"
  • Games Room
  • Hair Dryers
  • Hot Showers
  • Housekeeping
  • Internet Access
  • Iron / Ironing Board"
  • Key Card Access
  • Laundry Facilities
  • Linen Included
  • Luggage Storage
  • Microwave
  • Nightclub
  • Outdoor Terrace
  • Pool Table
  • Postal Service
  • Tea/Coffee Making Facilities
  • Towels for hire
  • Vending Machines
  • Washing machine
  • WiFi

Important Information

Please note that after booking you will receive our e mail address. You’ll need to send the security code (CVV/CVC) of the card you used when booking (this is the last 3 digits of the number on the signature strip at the back of your card) in order to fully secure your booking.

Failure to do so may result in you losing your reservation Cancellation Policy Customers can cancel their reservation free of charge up to 2 days before arrival (local time).

Payments made to the website are non-refundable.

Check-In/Out Details
Earliest check-in: 15:00
Latest Check-out: 12:00

No one under the age of 18 is permitted to stay with us.

Check-in / Check-out

Earliest check-in: 15:00

Latest Check-out: 12:00

Policies

  • Age Restriction
  • Credit Cards Accepted
  • No Curfew
  • Non Smoking
  • Taxes Included

Group booking?

Group of 15 or more traveling to Bristol?

Contact us directly

Rock & Bowl is set over the entire top floor of a classic city center 1930s building. The guest bedrooms are bright and come with plenty of privacy. The hostel facilities include free wireless internet and a sunny courtyard. Read more

Shared Rooms

4 Bed Mixed Dorm

Sleeps 4

Room types

Shared Room

Bathroom

Shared Bathroom

12 Bed Mixed Dorm

Sleeps 12

Room types

Shared Room

Bathroom

Shared Bathroom

6 Bed Mixed Dorm

Sleeps 6

Room types

Shared Room

Bathroom

Shared Bathroom

8 Bed Mixed Dorm

Sleeps 8

Room types

Shared Room

Bathroom

Shared Bathroom

20 Bed Mixed Dorm

Sleeps 20

Room types

Shared Room

Bathroom

Shared Bathroom

About Rock N Bowl Hostel

Situated in the heart of Bristol, Rock'n'Bowl features a 24-hour front desk, common areas with free Wi-Fi, flat TVs, a tennis table and a big courtyard.
Guests benefit from several discounts at The Lanes, the on-site bowling alley and night club venue, with a special selection of beers, cocktails, a karaoke facilities, pool tables and the famous Ray's Pizza, made with daily fresh dough, buffalo mozzarella and imported Italian ingredients.
City and street art walking tour can be organized for groups of minimum 10 people.

A nice and healthy breakfast which includes locally roasted fresh coffee, tea, milk, jam, orange juice, toast and cereals, is included with each reservation.

The use of a washing machine and dryer is available for an additional charge, the use of ironing facilities and hairdryer is free.

The on-site complex has club nights with many important bands and djs so please be aware that there will be noise disruption on Friday and Saturday nights in particular until about 03:00.

St.Nicholas Market and The Galleries shopping centre are less than 5 minutes’ walk away and offers a wide range of stores and delightful places to eat.
Banksy district, Bristol Aquarium, the O2 Academy and Bristol Museum are all within a 15-minute walk.

Accommodation Information

No one under the age of 18 is permitted to stay with us.

We require a valid passport or drivers licence from UK residents, or a passport or national identity card from non UK residents from each guest upon arrival.

Individual Bookings (1 to 4 people):
We require a £10 key deposit per person on arrival. This can be paid with cash or credit card and will be refunded the same way as it was paid if upon check-out the key/s are returned and no fines have been charged.

Group Bookings (5 people or more):
Group Bookings are required to book a whole dorm room paying for any unused beds.
Full payment of the booking must be made up to one month prior to arrival.
If a Group Booking has been made less than one month prior to arrival full payment will be required within one week from making a booking.

A separate Group Security Deposit is required for Group Bookings. This needs to be made as a lump-sum payment and is payable on arrival:
£150 for bookings of 5-9 people
£200 for bookings of 10-15 people
£300 for bookings of 16-24 people
£500 for bookings of 25 people or more
This can be paid with cash or credit card and will be refunded the same way as it was paid if upon check-out the key/s are returned and no fines (see Fines) have been charged.

We make every effort to accommodate you in the dormitory size of your choice and put group bookings in the same rooms. However, because of the nature of our business, we may have to place you in different sized dormitory or groups may be put in different dorms.

Location Information

Located in the heart of Bristol, making the Rock n' Bowl Motel a most superb location by which to reach all parts of Bristol and the surrounding countryside. Whether you have come to marvel at Brunel's famous suspension Bridge or The SS Great Britain, Bristol is steeped in History.

Only minutes away, Bristol's magnificent Cathedral towers over the buzzing social hub of College Green, not to forget the beautiful buildings of Bristol University.

Just around the corner we have the delightful St Nicholas's Market or "Saint Nics" to the locals which offers a feast of food from all around the world. It even has a shop where you can buy your favourite foods from back home.

We are also a mere stroll from the Waterfront from which Bristol made so much of it's money.

Shopping is also fantastic in Bristol, whether it's high street shops and quaint independent boutiques you won't be short for choice. If you're feeling particularly butch you can even take on the materialistic fortress of doom aka Cabot Circus.


Located Downstairs we have our very own sleek 1950's style retro Bowling Alley and bar called 'The Lanes'. We also serve delicious homemade burgers and American style food, not to forget our infamous 19" Pizzas cooked using only the finest of ingredients. Just ask the staff there.

Cancellation Policy

Customers can cancel their reservation free of charge up to 2 days before arrival. After this date, charges will be applied by the property up to the first nights cost of the reservation, unless otherwise stated in the property’s conditions. Deposits paid are non refundable.