Dec 2022

Hollywood Bowl Group Named in Best Companies to Work For Survey 2022

Hollywood Bowl Group is seeing the year out on a festive high, having  been named as one of the 25 Best Big Companies to Work for and one of the Best Companies to work for in Leisure in Hospitality in the Best Companies List 2022.

The list is based on the results of an engagement survey completed by employees within the organisation, asking them about eight key factors, leadership, the company, their manager, personal growth, well-being, rewards and giving back to the community.
This is the first time Hollywood Bowl Group have been included on the list, which represents a combination of private and not-for-profit organisations, which have over 2,000 full time employees.


As a people first business which puts  our employees at the heart of everything we do, it’s a huge honour to have been included in
the list of Best Big Companies to Work For 2022.

At Hollywood Bowl Group our mission is shaped by our team and our customers, and we know if our teams are happy then our customers will be to! We have been working with Best Companies since 2018 and continue to listen to our Team Members to understand what we
can do to improve their working environment and ensure we act on this feedback. 

We introduced our Team Member bonus scheme this year to ensure everyone celebrates in our success. We also pride ourselves on having industry leading top talent programmes allowing us to provide rewarding careers for all, develop internal talent is important to us and we see over 40% of our roles filled internally over the last 3 years.

At Hollywood Bowl Group we look to recruit energetic and engaging
individuals, who share our company's values and are proud to be part of what we do. In return, we offer a fun, supportive working environment which we hope gives our team members a sense of integrity and purpose, offering them the opportunity to develop rewarding careers at every level.

Melanie Dickinson
Chief People Officer

Hollywood Bowl Group specialises in operating large, high-quality bowling centres which are designed to offer a complete family entertainment experience with each one offering at  least 12 bowling lanes, on-site diner and bar and family amusement areas.


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Notes to Editors:

About Hollywood Bowl Group

Hollywood Bowl is part of the Hollywood Bowl Group, the UK’s leading ten-pin bowling and competitive socialising business with 69 centres operating under the Hollywood Bowl, and Puttstars (mini golf) brands in the UK and six bowling centres in Canada operating under the Splitsville brand. 

Specialising in modern, high-quality bowling centres, Hollywood Bowl has built a reputation for delivering outstanding family entertainment in venues that, due to their unique nature, are also aspirational leisure destinations for young adults and perfect for corporate parties and events. Hollywood Bowl has modernised the customer bowling experience. Centres offer state-of-the-art
booking systems, premium American diners, licensed bars, Costa Coffee outlets and exclusive prebookable VIP lanes. The company employs 2,200 team members, 100 of whom are based at its central support centre in Hemel Hempstead. Customers can save money by booking early and online at

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