We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Bowling Alvor

Closed Now: 2:00 PM - 2:00 AM
Open today: 2:00 PM - 2:00 AM
Review Highlights
Old but fun

We went bowling one evening as it was right next door to our hotel. It was enjoyable - a couple of... read more

Reviewed 4 January 2018
Gazteorio
,
Timbuktu, Mali
via mobile
Warm welcome from the owner

Although a little old fashioned compared to new bowling alleys in the UK the equipment was well... read more

Reviewed 24 February 2016
EscritorManchester
,
Manchester
Read all 26 reviews
4
All photos (4)
Full view
Traveller Overview
  • Excellent34%
  • Very good44%
  • Average11%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible11%
4 Jan 2018
“Old but fun”
1 Feb 2017
“Totally expensive and furthermore unfriendly and snooty owner!!!”
About
Oldest Bowling in Portugal, inaugurated on 15/08/1973. Headquarters of Club Bowling Alvor. Bowling Alvor is a leisure center where either you can practice the sport of Tenpin Bowling by joining one of our leagues or just to have fun with your family...more
Closed Now
Hours Today: 2:00 PM - 2:00 AM
See all hours
Contact
Rua da Torralta, Alvor, Portimao 8500-322, Portugal
+351 282 458 663
Call
Improve This Listing
Reviews (26)
Filter reviews
9 results
Traveller rating
4
2
2
0
1
Traveller type
Time of year
LanguageEnglish
More languages
4
2
2
0
1
See what travellers are saying:
FilterEnglish
Updating list...
Reviewed 4 January 2018 via mobile

We went bowling one evening as it was right next door to our hotel. It was enjoyable - a couple of rounds of bowling, foosball and pool. The facilities are quite old but it is reasonably priced. There is also a small bar where you...More

Date of experience: June 2017
2  Thank Gazteorio
Reviewed 2 February 2017 via mobile

My boyfriend and I came to Portimão for a short trip in January 2017. As the weather isn't that great as in summer we hadn't so much to visit and activities to do so we looked after an activity to do in this time of...More

Date of experience: January 2017
10  Thank T G
Reviewed 5 September 2016

Alvor bowling was fantastic. The man that runs the place was so nice and spoke excellent English. He even wanted to teach my son how to play. When we finished we played pool at it, there's also table football and other wee games to entertain...More

Date of experience: August 2016
1  Thank Nuala L
Reviewed 15 June 2016

If you want a great bit of fun, why not pop into alvor bowling. Friendlstaff and a great atmosphere. Wether you are serious or jUst having fUn, this is the please for you.

Date of experience: June 2016
Thank gregjowan
Reviewed 24 February 2016

Although a little old fashioned compared to new bowling alleys in the UK the equipment was well cared for and the alley owner was very hospitable. A nice place to go if the weather is poor (or too hot in the summer)

Date of experience: February 2016
Thank EscritorManchester
Reviewed 23 October 2015

This is a very traditional Bowling Centre, just the way it should be, with really nice and professional staff that will help you and explain all there is to know about Bowling! This Bowling Centre is the best place to go for someone who enjoys...More

Date of experience: October 2015
1  Thank Gaby19832015
Reviewed 7 August 2015 via mobile

Place is ran by two older men who are very a comparing. Was a good laugh and literally 2 mins from my hotel so spend alot of time in there. €20 for a half hour / okay value for money just felt the drinks were...More

Date of experience: August 2015
1  Thank xxdxxdxx
Reviewed 14 September 2014 via mobile

Went with another couple on a Friday night at around 8pm. We were the only ones there during our visit. It is a little dated, but as a bowling alley, you couldn't fault it. €5 per adult per game. Old guy running the place on...More

3  Thank FloppyDonkey
Reviewed 6 September 2013

This is a great little bowling alley, you will met not only Portuguese bowlers here but also lots of expats and different nationalities! Its a fun place but also a serious place, if you want to join a bowling team then this is a great...More

Date of experience: September 2013
5  Thank Monkey_Orchid
View more reviews
Nearby
Nearby HotelsSee all 24 nearby hotels
Pestana Alvor Atlantico
153 reviews
.05 km away
Pestana Dom Joao II
2,230 reviews
.27 km away
Pestana Delfim All Inclusive
1,408 reviews
.38 km away
Pestana Alvor Park Hotel
584 reviews
.43 km away
Nearby RestaurantsSee all 166 nearby restaurants
Marco's Bar & Bistro
277 reviews
.67 km away
Miss Pasta Pizzeria
195 reviews
.81 km away
La Piazza
368 reviews
.84 km away
Restaurante Valentino's
238 reviews
.61 km away
Nearby AttractionsSee all 57 nearby attractions
Praia dos Tres Irmaos
420 reviews
.78 km away
Atlantic pool
23 reviews
.97 km away
Alvor Castle
78 reviews
1.08 km away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Bowling Alvor staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Submit
Posting guidelines