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Central

2.0 of 5 Hotel   |   Calle San Ramon, 15, 29600 Marbella, Spain
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 22, 2014
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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London, United Kingdom
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23 reviews 23 reviews
12 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 22, 2014

Tucked away on a quiet pedestrian street right on the edge of the Old Town and just a few minutes walk from the beautiful Orange Square, this is a surprisingly good two star hotel. With a good sized room, authentically decorated in a modern way, a full-sized bath and a large comfy bed. The staff were really friendly, cheerful and... More

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Eureka Springs, Arkansas
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5 hotel reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 15, 2014

We had read several unpleasant reviews of this hotel but as we had already phoned a number of others who wouldn't accept our chihuahua, we decided to just bite the bullet and stay here. First off, a warning...it is difficult to find but if you persist, it is well worth it! You can't drive down a street to it as... More

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 3, 2014

I stayed at the Hotel Central Marbella with a friend on New Year's Eve 2013. We chose this hotel as it was cheap and near to the Old Town and Orange Square, which is within walking distance - even in heels! We received a friendly welcome from the lady at Reception. The room was very basic but the bed was... More

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Copenhagen, Denmark
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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2013

We arrived late in the night, but it was no problem as the hotel has 24 hour reception service. Only had a few problems with the man in the reception as he only spoke Spanish. But we got the key and the room was nice, clean and newly renovated - better than expected for a 2 star hotel. The stay... More

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Beirut
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24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 18, 2013

My husband and I stayed at this hotel for 5 days in June 2013. It is on a pedestrian street acessible from the main road. The staff are very friendly and helpful except for the night shift guy who doesn't smile at all. The rooms are acceptable and clean but they have a very small balcony on which you can... More

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Dublin, Ireland
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 19, 2013

Stayed 5 nights this past few days (mid June) and read up on TripAdviser beforehand. Was not expecting luxury but pleasantly surprised at standards for a 2*. Nice size room (asked for comfort) and clean beds and bathroom. Was on 2nd floor so balcony was tiny not for standing on, view was over rooftops but could see mountains and Incarnacion... More

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2013 via mobile

The room was lovely as was the hotel and location but they advertise a room with a terrace and the cleaner never cleans it or the chairs so would not sit in it. The bathroom was dirty , behind the toilet dirty , dust in the room and corners not clean , clean beds though. They would get higher scores... More

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Plymouth, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2013

We stayed here for 3 nights and had a very warm welcome from the reception staff. The room was on the ground floor and we had a terrace. The room was air conditioned and a good size and was clean apart from the fridge which was sorted as soon as we mentioned it, and we had clean towels daily. You... More

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 5, 2013

The room setting is nice and is like a boutique hotel. The location is also good because you are not far from the see and the old town. The most disappointing point is the noise due to bad quality of the walls. You hear everything, water pipe, neighbour's snouring, alarm clock set on vibration, shower, singing under the shower, cups... More

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Malabo, Equatorial Guinea
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 23, 2013

a lovely hotel on a beatiful quiet pedestrian street, easy walking distance to everything. The rooms we had were large with everything we needed for a weekend away. Breakfast was great with bacon eggs toast cereal and fruits. Super for the price. The hotel was very clean and quiet and the staff very friendly. Rooms were warm and beds very... More

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Address: Calle San Ramon, 15, 29600 Marbella, Spain
Location: Spain > Andalucia > Province of Malaga > Costa del Sol > Marbella
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:2 star — Central 2*
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