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Lao Bowling Centre

Rue Le Ky Huong, Vientiane 0100, Laos
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So Run Down But So Much Fun

I had so much fun with my friends visiting this old and run down bowling centre. This is a bowling... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Danny T
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Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
A hilarious hour

If you are looking for something a little different to do in Vientiane or if you are templed out... read more

Reviewed 10 May 2017
SouthLondonMatt
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  • Excellent30%
  • Very good48%
  • Average15%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible7%
Travellers talk about
“great fun” (4 reviews)
“pins” (7 reviews)
“scoreboard” (2 reviews)
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Rue Le Ky Huong, Vientiane 0100, Laos
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1 - 10 of 19 reviews

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I had so much fun with my friends visiting this old and run down bowling centre. This is a bowling centre where it is so lively with loud music, cold beer and chatty, smiling locals. The balls are badly chipped, the scoreboard is temperamental (occasionally...More

Thank Danny T
Reviewed 10 May 2017 via mobile

If you are looking for something a little different to do in Vientiane or if you are templed out then head for the alley! Located down a non descript side road it is quiet, dated and battered but so much fun. At around £1.10 each...More

Thank SouthLondonMatt
Reviewed 9 March 2017 via mobile

Had so much fun here when we visited. The venue is old and run down but this almost adds to the experience. The score board would randomly give me strikes, even though I had 1 or 2 pins remaining. The balls were chipped and the...More

1  Thank Charles H
Reviewed 31 August 2016 via mobile

Had a great time bowling today :-) The bowling balls are chipped as hell, our machine broke down on us three times, the scoring was all wrong ( worked in my favour though), it's run down but, it was a good laugh! It only costs...More

1  Thank 519ellim
Reviewed 7 June 2016 via mobile

Good place to be with your friends.lasnes and score boards are pretty weird. Fun though all together.

1  Thank Shanmuga S
Reviewed 30 January 2016

Sure, this place has been around a while and hasn't changed much recently. But it is a short walk from town and pretty relaxed. All of the equipment is dated. The pins are wonky and the balls are chipped. The black-and-white scoreboard tends to make...More

1  Thank wandring1
Reviewed 22 December 2015 via mobile

First of all, in defence of the staff, when they warmed up, they were really nice. They took photos for us and we're smiley and chatty. The place is great. There were bowling balls with huge chunks missing and you could hear them clunking down...More

1  Thank curryfrog
Reviewed 1 July 2015

Yes, the lanes are garbage and the house balls look like they have been in use for 40 years. But you don't come here to bowl a 300. You come here to enjoy the legendary BeerLao while having fun bowling with locals. The price is...More

1  Thank Jeff S
Reviewed 22 April 2015 via mobile

Wow, sooo much cheaper than Sydney. 10 frames (1 game) is around $1.70 and they don't force you to change shoes. Sure the place is old and looks deserted but great fun and everything works.

2  Thank sja74
Reviewed 24 February 2015 via mobile

We found this bowling alley on trip advisor. It's close enough to the tourist area to walk to, but mostly used by locals. Games were $2 AUS per person. The lanes were incredibly wonky, not all of the pins stood up straight, and the computer...More

1  Thank HarveyGemma
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