About Us

If you are looking for things to do in Edinburgh, then look no further than a visit to World Of Bowling! With a variety of special offers available for kids and students, a Milkshake Bar, Slush Puppies, Freshly make Stone Baked Pizzas and a Licenced Bar, our venue is ideal for a family day out in Edinburgh.

We are also home to the amazing Portal Mini Golf, the best Crazy Golf venue in Edinburgh.  If you are looking for extra activities to do in Edinburgh, check out our Portal Mini Golf website for more information.


World of Bowling is open duing seasonal holiday, such as Summer Holidays, School Holidays, Easter/October Breaks, where we provide further reductions on our hourly rates.   Check online for best offers.

Opening Times

MONDAY – 10am- 11pm

TUESDAY – 10am -11pm

WEDNESDAY – 10am – 11pm

THURSDAY – 10am – 11pm

FRIDAY – 10am – 11pm

SATURDAY – 10am – 11pm

SUNDAY – 10am – 11pm


World of Bowling offers the best value ten pin bowling in Edinburgh.  Our bowling lanes can take up to 6 people when you book by the hour, making it ideal for a family day out in Edinburgh.

So that everyone can participate at World of Bowling, we recommend pre-bookings for our bowling lanes.  You can show up to play some ten pin bowling on the day, but please be aware that walk-in’s are subject to availability due to high demand.


£25 Per Hour, Per Lane.

PRE BOOKINGS ONLY. (Walk in’s subject to availability.)


£30 Per Hour, Per Lane.

PRE BOOKINGS ONLY. (Walk in’s subject to availability.)


£35 Per Hour, Per Lane 

PRE BOOKINGS ONLY. (Walk in’s subject to availability.)

If you are looking to arrange a larger event such as a ten pin bowling party, a birthday party, a work night out or corporate team day out, then check out the details on our parties pages for booking details.

Book online now to book your bowling lane for a fun day out at World of Bowling.  For telephone bookings , please call us on 0131 443 0404

Special Offers

Booking Information

All bookings are non transferable and non refundable.  Online bookings for our bowling lanes must be booked at least 2 hours in advance.  If you wish to book a lane for a larger event and require party facilities, please contact us as soon as possible so that we can arrange your bowling party.

Due to the low prices of our facilities we kindly ask you to only consume our food and drink on the premises, not your own.  If not, we will ask you to leave.  If you want to host a kids party please book a party package with us, we are unable to provide party facilities unless you book a party with us.

For our cancellation policy, please visit – https://bit.ly/3QgHem4

Getting Here

World of Bowling is located behind the O2 academy (formerly Corn Exchange) in the heart of Edinburgh.

From the centre of town Lothian Buses run the 4 or 44, which all stop outside the O2 Academy

Visitng from Glasgow or further afield and looking for things to do in Edinburgh? The Slateford Train Station (on the Glasgow Central line) is just a two minute walk from World of Bowling.   Book online and begin bowling as soon as you arrive.

The O2 Academy sits to the south of Gorgie Road (A71) and north of Slateford Road (A70) two of the main arterial routes into the city, making World of Bowling accessible if you plan to have a day out in Edinburgh.