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Hollywood Bowl Basildon

Festival Leisure Park, Basildon SS14 3WB, England
+44 844 826 1451
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Good value fun for the kids during school holidays

Another rainy day in August so took advantage of the half price bowling on a Wednesday. £17 for 2... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
ferg17
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Essex
Birthday treat

Went bowling with my son for his birthday. Didn't book a party as was just close family attending... read more

Reviewed 5 weeks ago
Nicky M
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  • Poor7%
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Festival Leisure Park, Basildon SS14 3WB, England
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Another rainy day in August so took advantage of the half price bowling on a Wednesday. £17 for 2 games for 1 adult and 2 kids, brilliant! Lanes are well lit and plenty of choice of bowling balls. By booking online you can pre-programme the...More

Thank ferg17
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Went bowling with my son for his birthday. Didn't book a party as was just close family attending. My son is also in wheelchair and the staff were great, very helpful. Sorted everything for us when we arrived with ramps etc. Great value for money...More

Thank Nicky M
Reviewed 11 August 2017

Well bowling isn't my favourite activity it has to be said , However I was pleasantly surprised at the changes , it's a long time since I've been bowling . I prefer the new format of keeping your own shoes on if closed in and...More

Thank eve r
Reviewed 10 August 2017

We went as a family and took our sons friend we waited a while as the lady was having trouble with her computer got to our lane started bowling no problem we wanted drinks so pressed the screen and waited and waited and so on...More

Thank Lynn M
Reviewed 2 August 2017 via mobile

My son took me & my wife together with his partner & our grandkids here for a birthday treat....huge clean with plenty of lanes with a decent sized arcade inside next to the lanes....a great family day out....especially if the weathers bad.

Thank Tony F
Reviewed 25 July 2017 via mobile

This was our second visit in a month, and it was a free game given to us due to the kitchen being shut early evening the last time we visited. Hats off to the company as a whole - they dealt with the complaint really...More

Thank Michael W
HollywoodBowlAMF, Senior Advisor at Hollywood Bowl Basildon, responded to this reviewResponded 27 July 2017

Good afternoon, thank you for taking the time to contact us, are you able to forward your contact details to information@hollywoodbowl.co.uk and we can get the aove investigated further for you. Thank you in advance Becky

Reviewed 13 June 2017 via mobile

When walking towards Hollywood we were greeted with 4 people, 2 who were staff in uniform, stood outside the bar doors which they had wedged open with 2 chairs. They were smoking and as we approached they all turned and looked at us. I didn't...More

Thank Claire E
Reviewed 7 June 2017

Extremely busy felt like just a number rather than a person who came to enjoy bowling - I think they need to rethink how they greet and deal with customers.

Thank zuzer5
Reviewed 23 May 2017

We visit the Hollywood bowl once a month with our U3A group ,probably with an average of 26 jolly old folk ,the atmosphere is great ,there is always happy staff to help out with any problems, and it's good value . We love it as...More

Thank PFCSCanveyIsland
Reviewed 20 May 2017 via mobile

We arrived on time and was told that there was a booking error on their system so the friendly staff had to try really hard to get a lane for us, we eventually got one 15 minutes after waiting. We booked 2 games but were...More

Thank 458kurth
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