We are back open again as of Friday 15 May! Due to current COVID-19 conditions, please see below for our new operating hours. Please note that due to restrictions, we cannot take bookings for groups of more than 10.
Three hundred is the goal, Three-Forty-Six the location.
Who are we? We are the new kids on the block. We live life in the fast lane, embracing the thrills and stepping up to the challenge. We are local. We are authentic. And we are unlike anything Hamilton’s seen before… So here’s to the rollers. The local lane dwellers. The alley cats. And the new generation rising from the lanes.
Open daily from 9am and located on Level 2 of the SKYCITY Hamilton complex, Bowl and Social is Hamilton's only Tenpin bowling alley with world-class bowling technology, TimeZone games and a brand new kitchen & bar!
There is something for everyone to enjoy at Bowl and Social. Whether you have a group of friends or family wanting a fun day out, or a group of colleagues looking for team building exercises or social functions, we've got options to suit.
Our world-class bowling technology brings more to your bowling experience than ever; share your scores live to Facebook, create your own custom avatar or cartoon, order food from your lanes, Mad Games and more!
Want the VIP experience, hire our VIP lanes and make use of your own private bar!
How do we get to Bowl and Social?
Bowl and Social is located on Level Two of SkyCity Hamilton and is accessible via stairs and the lifts (mobility access via lifts).
Can kids bowl by themselves?
No, children under the age of 14 cannot be left unattended anywhere within the SkyCity Hamilton precinct including Bowl and Social.
Are there toilets available?
Yes, there are toilets available within the Bowl and Social outlet.
Can people in wheelchairs come to Bowl and Social?
Bowl and Social is fully wheelchair accessible. Mobiliy access to Level Two is via the lifts and there is a ramp access to the bowling lanes.
When is Bowl and Social open?
Bowl and Social is open every day from 9am to 10pm, Sunday - Thursday and 9am to 11pm, Friday and Saturday.
Do I have to pay to hire shoes and bowling balls?
No, use of bowling shoes and balls is including in the game pricing and packages.
Does the booking include free parking?
SkyCity does not offer free parking when you dine. We offer discounted parking rates at $5 for the first two hours and $1 for every hour after, if you spend a minimum of $20 at any of the outlets. You will be required to validate your ticket at the outlet in order to get the discounted rates. You can find out more about our parking options here
Can we bring a cake with us?
Yes, most SkyCity Hamilton outlets will allow customers to bring their own cakes, when they have made a booking. Please discuss with the relevant manager of the outlet about bringing your own cake.
Is your meat Halal?
While most of our meat suppliers are Halal certified, all meat preparation is completed in a SkyCity Hamilton central kitchen so we cannot guarantee that meat is Halal.
If a group has a person celebrating a birthday, does the birthday person bowl for free?
No, unfortunately not.
If a group is celebrating a birthday party at Bowl and Social, can they bring their own food?
Unfortunately, no. We have a range of delicious, party friendly options available on our menu.