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“Great Budget Hotel”
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Hotel Central
Ranked #209 of 319 Hotels in Hamburg
Rugby, United Kingdom
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“Great Budget Hotel”
Reviewed 11 October 2006

An absolute bargain! Rooms are small but really clean and the hotel was next to the train station so very handy for getting around. (Could be a nuisance if you have a room at the front of the hotel... we didn't however and heard nothing!) You can't beat this if you're on a budget trip.

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Reviewed 5 March 2006

Stayed at the 2* Hotel Central next to Station Altona. Very moderate prices, rooms are spacious and clean, bathroom was spotless! Room equipment a little poor but ok only to sleep in. Location is great, within a few minutes on metro you reach the center and the Elb with its enourmus "Landungsbrücken"
Hamburg is always worth to visit!

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Reviewed 27 September 2005

I stayed for five nights at the Central Hotel, Hamburgh and it's a very clean and hospitable small hotel. The rooms were big and extremely clean with daily maid service, beds were comfortable and bathroom was clean and hygenic with a great shower. The hotel is situated in the district of 'Altona' which is very central - the transport links using the underground were first class and easy to navigate (I don't speak a word of German!) I never waited any longer than 3 mins to go anywhere in Hamburg. The Reeperbann although itself quite seedy but a must see if your in Hamburg was only 2 stops on the underground which takes around 5 mins to get there and St. George only 5 stops -they seemed to run well into the late evening. Altona itself has lots of shops, bars and cafes there was a lack of formal restaurants although the chinese 'Bok' restaurant in the square behind Altona Station is a must - the food is superb!! I would recommend this hotel the staff all spoke english and the breakfast area was open from 6am until well after 10am - good choice for anyone travelling to Hamburg.

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Property: Hotel Central
Address: Prasident-Krahn-Strasse 15, 22765 Hamburg, Germany
Region: Germany > Hamburg
Amenities:
Bar / Lounge Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Hotel Style:
Ranked #209 of 319 Hotels in Hamburg
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): £
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Hotel Central 2.5*
Number of rooms: 25
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
Welcome to Hotel Central in Hamburg As its name suggests, the Hotel Central enjoys a central location and is well placed for the port, theatres, musicals, shopping and sightseeing. This ideal location - only 100 m from the Altona (ICE-) train station, 200 m from the popular Ottensen quarter and 1500m from the Cruise Terminal Hamburg-Altona - makes the hotel ideal for city tourists and business travellers alike. The 25 comfortable rooms offer a pleasant and personal atmosphere with comfort at reasonable prices. Free WiFi Internet access is available throughout the hotel and we also have dedicated parking spaces available. Ask our reception staff if you wish to use the Internet terminal, the sauna or bar in our partner hotel next door. Everything is within easy reach of the Hotel Central. The port, Fish Market and Reeperbahn are all easy to reach on foot. You can get to the city centre with its sights and museums in 10 minutes by S-bahn train from Altona station. If you want to see a musical, you can also get there very quickly by train. The lively restaurants and pubs in the Altona-Ottensen district are only a stone's throw away from the hotel. It's also a great place to go shopping or just stroll around. We look forward to welcoming you to the Hotel Central in the exciting Altona-Ottensen district of Hamburg! ... more   less 
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