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Reviewed 8 May 2011

Stayed here as part of a group booking. Good location, excellent value. The rooms are basic with shared bathrooms. The hotel is clean and staff are polite. Well worth a stay just for the good value compared to other London accomodation.

1Thank jojogaff
south west
Reviewed 5 April 2009

there are 2 central hotels in london, this is where i messed up. i checked the other one on trip advisor and thought it would be fine. this one is on barking road upton park. the place is about 20 stops on the tube from central london- so hardly central. we arrived at the station and had about a 10-15...

2Thank girl-dancer0204
Bury St Edmunds, United Kingdom
Reviewed 25 September 2008

After reading the bad reviews on here, I prepared for the worst (not being able to afford any other hotel- am a student) but it was really not so bad. The staff were friendly, though we didn't see them other than when checking in. The cleaner-girl was lovely. She made our breakfasts (very nice) in the mornings. It was clean...

1Thank miss_igirisu
Reviewed 25 March 2008

no soap no towel no toilet paper no sockets for kettle or microwave this place has no right to call itself a hotel lat best it can be classed a hostel at worst a prison cell

1Thank prorrp
Reviewed 25 January 2008

An unbelievable experience that I would not like to repeat. God only knows how this place is able to operate as an established hotel. Hotel must be acknowledged with a really open mind. This place is basically a shelter for the homeless! The room I stayed in was disgusting, from the dirty walls to the rag they had draped up...

1Thank bb247
Oahu, Hawaii
Reviewed 17 October 2006

If you're not deaf, don't plan on sleeping before 3am on Friday or Saturday nights. I check in at 7pm (at the bar, as they have no front desk) and was shown a "Twin" room that looked like a small jail cell, the bunk beds barely fit in the narrow room. When I refused to stay there, the lady offered...

1Thank Jim L
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Southend, Essex
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Reviewed 19 March 2006

I really would avoid going to this hotel!.. Originally booked this hotel via a special hotel booking website. The pictures on this site made the hotel look like "an ok place to stay". They made it look much nicer than it really is! Stayed at the hotel in February, and would not stay there again. Me and my friend booked...

6Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 20 February 2006

Had a room booked at the Central for 3 nights earlier this month. Tried to check in at 11am and was told couldn't until 12pm. So left baggage in bar, as I had to be somewhere by 1pm. I was assured the owner Max would call me during the day to confirm that everything would be ok with the booking....

14Thank loulou221

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  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Smoking rooms available
  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Laundry Service
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Central is a victorian public house with the hotel being on the first floor of the large building. The rooms range from single beds to twin and double beds ... more   less 

Additional Information about Central Hotel

Address: 150 Barking Road, London E6 3BD, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > London
Hotel Class:2 star — Central Hotel 2*
Number of rooms: 8
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“None of these rooms are good.”
aliarrow, 2 Jan 2015 | Read review
“Just don't book it at all, and if you only check the reviews after booking, I'd cancel and book somewhere else.”
wartimewonders, 24 Feb 2013 | Read review
“Stay somewhere else.”
PlymG, 10 Sep 2012 | Read review
“They do have en-suite rooms so check when you book if you want this”
Jayj4y, 25 Jul 2011 | Read review
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