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Dolphin Indoor Bowls Club Ltd

Dolphin Indoor Bowls Club Ltd logo

Dolphin Indoor Bowls Club is situated in Poole, Dorset, adjacent to the Albany Business Park, accessed from Cabot Lane, and offers excellent all year round indoor bowling and social facilities to over 1,000 members and their guests.

Our 11 rink bowling facility, the largest in England (3rd largest in the UK) with the best facilities anywhere in the country, opened in 1985 and has subsequently been refurbished continually to improve facilities for Members. The club provides ample free parking adjacent to the club.

The club offers its members the opportunity to play the sport of indoor bowls regardless of their ability or experience and are proud to provide a vibrant junior section. A varied programme of friendly matches and internal leagues is on offer to all Members Men's, Ladies and Mixed Leagues are run throughout the week offering bowlers of all abilities every opportunity to participate in this friendly sport.

New members are always welcome with tuition available from one of our fully qualified club coaches. Our members and club officers will ensure that you will be made welcome and enjoy your bowling experience with us

The club includes fully refurbished lounges, bar, viewing and restaurant facilities.

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Venue/Contact Details
Waterloo Road
BH17 7LG
Area coverage
Pan Dorset
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  • Refreshment / Snacks
  • Wheelchair Accessible
  • Meals Provided
  • Accessible Toilet
  • Equipment Hire
  • Disabled Car Parking
  • Car Parking
Times and Costs
Opening times:
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Further opening details:
  • Evening
  • Afternoon
  • Morning
  • Daily
  • All Year Round
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Ages, Booking Details and Referral Information
From 8 years to 99 years
Eligibility criteria:
Open to all
Referral process:
  • Phone Mr R L Porter (01202 696289)
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