bournemouth Branksome FAQS
We want everyone to have the best bowling experience available when they visit our Bournemouth Branksome centre. That’s why we’ve answered many of our frequently asked questions below to help you plan the perfect trip.
Do you have disabled access?1
Yes, our centre is on the ground floor, and has been fitted with slopes to ensure disabled access.
Is there free parking available?1
Yes, there is free parking available outside our centre.
Do you have concession rates?1
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?1
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?1
No. If you want to watch someone bowl without playing then there is no charge for this.
Do you have free wifi?1
Yes, you can access free wifi in our centre using the cloud.
Is there a cashpoint nearby?1
Yes, we have a cash machine within our centre for guests to use.
Do you have a change machine for the amusements?1
Do you have play for prizes?1
Do you have VIP lanes?1
Do you have Pink Pin Friday's?1
Yes, you can find out more about our Friday night celebrations here.
Does your bar show sports?1
Is there disabled parking available?1
Yes, there is disabled parking available.
Do you have air conditioning?1
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Car: Turn down Bourne Valley Road from the A35 (Poole Road)
Train: The nearest train station is Branksome which is on Poole Road
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