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Norwich, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago

I stayed here for three nights before getting a house for my Erasmus in Norwich. Great location next to the Norwich rail station, well served also with buses for every place in the city. Basic equipment but perfect for a young traveller with a low budget. The room was very confortable and clean. Staff always available and very kind.

Thank 288beavino
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The positives first, the chap was a very nice man, very helpful and the room was clean and had tea/coffee facilities. The hotel does not have parking - it has access to approx 5 public spaces on the side of a busy road as does the rest of the world. So if these are not available there is not even...

Thank farmboy68
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We were placed in the 'hotel' annex, a few doors down from the main hotel. Despite having checked earlier there was no parking and we had the farce of trying to snag one of the public parking places across a very busy road. Not what we needed after a 4 hour drive! The room was small and very, very hot....

Thank Tracy K
Kent, United Kingdom
Reviewed March 6, 2017

Very basic but very comfortable double room. Lovely double shower and tea/coffee making facilities. Comfy bed too. Road noise was loud but ignorable. Quiet inside. No noise after hours. Lovely continental breakfast and only £2.50 per person. Friendly staff. Perfect location for station (3 mins walk) and city centre (15 mins walk)

1Thank Kirsty H
Reviewed February 13, 2017 via mobile

Booked through late rooms for a week's work in Norwich. Hotel is on two sites. Main building where the reception is and breakfast is served and an annexe a block away. I was in the annex. My room was downstairs and, perhaps because I live in a quiet area, I found the traffic noise kept me up all night. I...

Thank CoopsLBF
Reviewed January 30, 2017

I have stopped at this hotel some time before so half knew what to expect. Check in was easy & they happily kept our bags as we were early arrivers. The room was clean & slept well out in annex in warm room. The shower room was very small getting on toilet was trickey as was getting in shower the...

1Thank Ian A
Reviewed December 28, 2016 via mobile

I got put in room 12 which is basically the loft. Once through (the broken) bedroom door, the stairs up to the body of the room were frighteningly steep - don't drink much alcohol if you get put in there!The room was less than basic and I had to share a poor standard of bathroom. People had there room doors...

2Thank Eamonn P
Crawley, United Kingdom
Reviewed December 13, 2016 via mobile

On a budget and need a clean friendly hotel then this is the one for you. If your planning a special trip to Norwich you'll probably be a bit disappointed. Try to get an en-suite if you can . It's convenient for the station and I understand there is car parking. It's a few minutes walk to the city centre....

1Thank msteel2016
Reviewed November 22, 2016

We chose this hotel because it was very close to the railway station. Judging by the amenities is was no more than a 2 star. There was no shampoo or cream rinse. the bathroom was terrible. Lots of mold, the mirror was so high that I couldn't reach to see myself in it. The shower was big enough, but the...

2Thank Sue29
Reviewed November 19, 2016

I didn't spend a lot of time in this hotel, well the annexe of it which is a couple of minutes walk away. The steep steps into which are quite steep, and my room (I think this was 21) was right next to the front door to the annexe. Easy to find, yes, but when people arrived and left it...

1Thank TechniquestS482
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About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Public Wifi

Additional Information about Central Hotel

Address: 8-9 Riverside Road, Norwich NR1 1SQ, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > East Anglia > Norfolk > Norwich
Price Range: $52 - $98 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Central Hotel 2.5*
Number of rooms: 25
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“Good view to the River Wensum from the hall”
  • basic but confortable room
288beavino, 1 week ago | Read review
“Ask for room away from the main road.”
683kirstyh, Mar 6, 2017 | Read review
“Don't stay in room 21 and ask for a room away from the entrance!”
TechniquestS482, Nov 19, 2016 | Read review
“My room was great single with shared facilities”
950clairea, Sep 19, 2016 | Read review
“Rooms at front have beautiful view of river but can be noisy on weekends. Rooms at rear are quieter. Attic rooms quite warm in summer.”
, Aug 23, 2016 | Read review
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