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Markt 30, Bruges 8000, Belgium
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Ranked #91 of 100 hotels in Bruges
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3 of 5 stars
  • Value
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3 of 5 stars
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Nottingham, United Kingdom
1 review
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2014

Stayed at hotel central recently. Location is brilliant, and for that reason have given an average rating. We upgraded to room 9 with view over the square, so was expecting something fairly decent. What a disappointment, the decor was dark and dreary, and not particularly clean. There was no kettle or tea and coffee making facilities in the room and... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 25, 2014 via mobile

We've always eaten at The Central since 2001 and never been disappointed. Friendly and attentive staff, great atmosphere -- Serge made us feel at home and was very welcoming last night and to-day. Linda and George.

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7 reviews 7 reviews
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed April 7, 2014 via mobile

We ended up lunching here as it had proved tricky to find something quick, light and economic in Bruges. We wanted to sit outside but not eat too much, nor spend a fortune. In the end the food was ok but the service was brusque and amateurish. For both started and main in the economy lunch (€14) we were handed... More

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Cornwall, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 16, 2014

We have eaten here twice now bit not stayed at the hotel. The first time we visited this restaurant was in August 2013 we sat outside in the sunshine and ordered the Kwak to drink, some of us had pizzas and some of us had pasta, the food was great, just what you'd expect for the price at a city... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 15, 2013

We stayed for 2 nights and yes the rooms are really basics but confortable. The staff are very friendly and always had the time to chat with us. We had lunch and found the food nice and good price. We really enjoyed to be seating next to open fire. Overhall, good location and easy to be in and out which... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 26, 2013

Stayed here just recent & overall found it extremely good rooms average but clean & tidy & staff pleasant & helpful one downside no toilet in the room on next level upstairs but not a major problem. Location was amazing bein right in the square & close to everything for attractions. Overall a beautiful place to visit & would recommend... More

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Rushden, United Kingdom
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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 18, 2013

We stayed at the hotel for 2 nights. wonderful service from the staff. The last lunch we enjoyed a pizza in "the sirene d'or" with a mixed salad to share and a bottle of water. Not cheap but everywhere you pay the right location, right? All in all price quality, success!

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Belfast, Maine
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 30, 2013

Four of us stopped at Hotel Central for a light evening meal on the evening of September 12. Food was good, but wait staff spoiled what could have been a lovely evening. Our table was ignored as waiter lavished attention on others. Numerous waiters literally yelled back and forth to each other and ran down to talk to a cabbie... More

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Western Ireland, Ireland
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 7, 2013

Ate here last week, the food is decent but completely over priced as are there local beers. A great location however situated in the main square. The staff are unfriendly and do not hesitate in asking do you want to leave a tip. I would suggest eating in some of the side streets off the main square.

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Address: Markt 30, Bruges 8000, Belgium
Location: Belgium > Flanders > West Flanders Province > Bruges
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