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BEST WESTERN PREMIER The Central Hotel & Conference Center

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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Jefferson, Massachusetts
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Every staff member we met was extremely kind and helpful, from the front desk staff, to the maid service staff, the maintenance staff and the restaraunt staff at the hotel. The hotel was very clean and had a great indoor pool. Can't wait to stay again.

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Alexandria, Virginia
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

It's about 10 miles from Hershey Park, but it is geared towards business travelers, so it isn't noisy...and the accommodations are beautiful. Kids 12 and under ate for free during the expansive, delicious breakfast buffet at the restaurant. The beds are very comfy and clean and the rooms were nicely updated with free wifi. I'd stay there again in a... More 

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BWPremierCentral, General Manager at BEST WESTERN PREMIER The Central Hotel & Conference Center, responded to this review

Dear Valued Guest, Thank you for taking a moment to share your recent experiences with us at the Central Hotel! We appreciate your kind words regarding our full service accommodations, and are pleased to hear that we exceeded your expectations! Our well-appointed facilities enable us to equally service corporate, group, and leisure travelers; and we thank you for recognizing our... More 

Bilthoven, The Netherlands
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

The hotel offers very good value. The staff is helpfull and really interested in the guests. Staff is So helpfull that they even offered to ship a forgotten jacket to my home address. That is really good service. Rooms are Large and clean. Location is good to visit the city.

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BWPremierCentral, General Manager at BEST WESTERN PREMIER The Central Hotel & Conference Center, responded to this review

Dear Valued Guest, We thank you for recognizing the exceptional value you received while staying with us at the Best Western Premier, the Central Hotel! Thank you for recognizing our friendly, professional staff for their outstanding support of our goal to exceed the expectations of each and every guest that enters our facility! We are also pleased we were able... More 

Stafford, VA
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Clean and comfortable and away from the madding crowd! What more could you ask for? The hotel’s location, east of Harrisburg, makes for a quick trip to all of the Hershey attractions, without the peak summer prices of the hotels in Chocolate Town itself and without the peak summer swarms of people. While we were only visiting for the weekend,... More 

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Farmington, Connecticut
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

My husband and I stayed at this hotel the last night of our vacation. The lobby is lovely, the staff is great, the room was clean with a comfortable bed, but the bathroom was quite a tight squeeze. It is located close to a major highway and our room was on the highway side so we did have a lot... More 

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Ottawa, Canada
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

We really loved this hotel. Great staff, great facilities, great hotel! I would absolutely recommend this hotel to family or friends. It has recently been redone so the decor is very updated. It has a great restaurant with amazing deals for hotel patrons. It has a really nice and large pool.

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BWPremierCentral, General Manager at BEST WESTERN PREMIER The Central Hotel & Conference Center, responded to this review

Dear Central Guest, It is a pleasure to read your recent remarks outlining your positive experiences with us at the Central Hotel. We appreciation your recommendation of our facilities for future travelers of the Harrisburg, Hershey region. Our full service accommodations, and convenient location provide our guests with an exceptional value, and we are pleased we exceeded your expectations! We... More 

River Edge, New Jersey, United States
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

I really liked this hotel. Great price, they are very kid friendly, offer free popcorn in a cute popcorn cart, wooden coins good for free ice cream for kids, kids eat free at the restaurant, they have board games and DVDs available upon request. Clean, comfortable rooms, big enough for a family of four. Plus a fre Hershey bar upon... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

This is not like the other Best Western hotels. Very clean, great staff and comfortable beds. The kids ate free and got a free icecream tokens. The nicest man brought icecream to the room as we got kids ready for bed and gave us adults Icecream too. The pool area very clean but if you go late, no towels. Only... More 

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BWPremierCentral, General Manager at BEST WESTERN PREMIER The Central Hotel & Conference Center, responded to this review

Dear Loyal Best Western Guest, Thank you for taking a moment to share your positive experiences with us at the Central Hotel! We are pleased you enjoyed our comfortable accommodations, and thank you for recognizing our friendly staff for their outstanding service. Our staff, most specifically our housekeeping team, is committed to providing our guests with ultra clean accommodations, and... More 

Voorhees, NJ
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

My husband and I stayed here with our granddaughter while visiting Hershey Park. Very clean room, great air-conditioner. Restaurant on premises for breakfast each morning which served a very reasonable hot buffet with plenty of food to choose from or you could order off the menu. Beds very comfortable, staff very friendly and helpful. Parking lot was packed for the... More 

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BWPremierCentral, General Manager at BEST WESTERN PREMIER The Central Hotel & Conference Center, responded to this review

Dear Valued Guest, Thank you for sharing your most recent experiences with us at the Central Hotel! We are pleased to hear that we exceeded your expectations, and provided you with an exceptional value. Our convenient location provides our guests with a great alternative to staying in Hershey, and our properties full service accommodations are sure to please. Thank you... More 

Maryland
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

Stayed one night while handling personal business in the Harrisburg area. I chose the Best Western based on reviews and was not disappointed. The room was nice enough and a great value. I didn't have any issues with noise but we had a room on the interior courtyard. I was glad to see that the pub stayed open late.

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