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Basingstoke FAQS

Updated April 7th 2022

We want everyone to have the best bowling experience available when they visit our Basingstoke centre. That’s why we’ve answered many of our frequently asked questions below to help you plan the perfect trip.

How Many People Can I go bowling with?

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In all our centres there is no limit on the number of people who can bowl together in a group.

We have installed full height dividers between the lane seating areas. The maximum capacity we allow on each lane is 8 players.

Do I have to wear a face covering when I visit a Bowling Alley?

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In our English centres there is no requirement to wear a face covering.

Can I Get Food and Drink Whilst Bowling?

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Yes, of course, you can get food and drink whilst at Hollywood Bowl. Food and drinks can be ordered using the QR code on tables and menus, at selected centres, or from the bar and Diner.

We recommend that you pre-order food and drink when booking your game. If you do wish to order and pay in centre, contactless payments are preferred.

Do you have disabled access?

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Yes, our centre is on the ground floor, and has been fitted with slopes to ensure disabled access.

Is there free parking available?

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Yes, there is free parking available. The parking is operated by the leisure park.

Do you have concession rates?

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Yes, we offer a concession rate of around 50% for disabled guests and their carers, as well as seniors.
This rate is available every weekday before 6pm, for 48 weeks out of 52, including the summer and Easter holidays.
Find out more about our concession rates here.

How long does a game of bowling take?

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We allow 10 minutes per person, per game. Therefore, 1 game for 2 guests is allocated a 20 minute time slot.
2 games for 2 guests would be allocated a 40 minute time slot, etc.

Do I have to pay to watch someone else bowl?

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No. If you want to watch someone bowl without playing then there is no charge for this.

Do you have free wifi?

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Yes, you can access free wifi in our centre using the cloud.

Is there a cashpoint nearby?

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Yes, we have a cash machine within our centre for guests to use.

Do you have a change machine for the amusements?

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Yes.

Do you have play for prizes?

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No.

Do you have VIP lanes?

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Yes. Find out more about VIP lanes here.

Do you have Pink Pin Friday's?

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Yes. Find out more about Pink Pin Friday's here.

Does your bar show sports?

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No.

Is there disabled parking available?

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Yes, there is disabled parking available within the Leisure park.

Do you have air conditioning?

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Yes.

If we haven’t answered your question, please check out our main FAQ page. If you’re still unable to find the information you need, then please let us know by filling in our contact us form, and we’ll get back to you as soon as possible.

Useful information

Hollywood Bowl Basingstoke

Opening times

Monday 11:00am - 10:00pm
Tuesday 11:00am - 10:00pm
Wednesday 11:00am - 10:00pm
Thursday 11:00am - 10:00pm
Friday 11:00am - 12:00am
Saturday 10:00am - 12:00am
Sunday 10:00am - 10:00pm

Directions

Car: We are located off Churchhill Way and the B3400

Train: Basingstoke train station is only 1.3 miles away. Please catch the Centre Shuttle (CS) to the Leisure Park

Bus: The Leisure Park shuttle bus from Festival Place drops you off outside our centre

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