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Bowl Inn

Church Road, Bristol, BS32 4DT, United Kingdom
+44 145 461 2757

$114+

Overall guest ratings

8.4/10 Excellent
based on 458 reviews

Review highlights

  • 9.5
  • 8.1
  • 8.1
  • 5.6

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  • Great menu
  • Friendly atmosphere

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    About

    An historic inn offering superb accommodation, excellent food, fine wines and real ales. Nestling on the southeastern edge of the Severn Vale in the village of Lower Almondsbury, The Bowl Inn derives its name from the shape of the land surrounding the Severn Estuary. Each comfortable room has been individually furnished to complement the original architectural features uncovered during the restoration of the upper floor. Huge ceiling beams, stonework niches and fireplaces have been revealed and skillfully restored to make each room unique. Every room is en-suite and equipped with a telephone, tea and coffee-making facilities, colour television with freeview, internet access and a hair dryer. Whether on business or pleasure, the extensive range of food, drink and accommodation will ensure your stay is most enjoyable. Parts of this picturesque, whitewashed stone inn were originally the three cottages erected in 1146 to house the monks building the adjacent church of St Mary the Virgin. During subsequent centuries, the tunnels between these cottages, the church and priory (now a farmhouse) were created to afford protection against marauding foreign invaders. The present building became a licensed inn in 1550, and it was used by James II s sheriffs during the latter half of the seventeenth century to try supporters of the Duke of Monmouth

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    Amenities

    • Internet
    • No smoking
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Free parking
    • Free Wi-Fi
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    Guest reviews

    Overall rating

    8.4 Excellent
    based on 458 reviews
    • 9.5 "Terrific location."
      9.5 "Great parking, according to 95%."
      8.4 "84% liked the proximity to sightseeing."
      8.6 "Easily accessible by car, said 86%."
    • 8.1 "Food is delicious."
      7.7 "77% loved the menu selection."
      7.1 "71% loved the dining experience."
    • 8.1 "Great service."
      9.4 "94% found the staff to be very friendly."
      7.5 "75% said the reception staff was great."
    • 7.6 "Good bar."
      9.6 "Delicious alcoholic drinks, according to 96%."
    • 7.0 "Good breakfast."
    • 5.6 "Rooms are ok."
    • 4.3 "Internet is poor."
    • 4.2 "Value below average."
      3.3 "The price was too high for 67%."
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    Overall rating

    8.2 Excellent
    based on 306 reviews
    • 9.5 "Terrific location."
      9.1 "91% liked the proximity to sightseeing."
      9.3 "Great parking, according to 93%."
    • 8.3 "Great service."
      9.4 "94% found the staff to be very friendly."
    • 8.2 "Vibe was good."
      8.9 "89% enjoyed the friendly atmosphere."
      7.2 "72% said it was a stylish hotel."
    • 8.0 "Food is delicious."
      7.8 "78% loved the menu selection."
    • 7.7 "Good bar."
      9.5 "Delicious alcoholic drinks, according to 95%."
    • 6.0 "Average comfort."
      6.7 "For only 67%, the noise level was all right."
    • 5.7 "Rooms are ok."
    • 4.5 "Value below average."
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    Overall rating

    8.2 Excellent
    based on 9 reviews
    • 7.8 "Tasty food."
    • 7.7 "Good service."

    Overall rating

    8.6 Excellent
    based on 141 reviews
    • 9.4 "Terrific location."
    • 8.4 "Great service."
    • 8.2 "Food is delicious."
      7.2 "72% loved the menu selection."
    • 8.0 "Vibe was good."
      9.1 "91% enjoyed the friendly atmosphere."
    • 7.7 "Good bar."
    • 6.7 "Breakfast is mediocre."
    • 5.4 "Rooms are ok."
    • 4.2 "Value below average."
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    Good to know
    "Great menu"
    "Friendly atmosphere"
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