We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
The latest reviews. The lowest prices. The perfect place to shop for hotels.

Grand Hotel Central

Show Prices
Enter dates for lowest prices
powered by PriceFinder
Check In Check Out
1 room 2 adults 0 children
We check 200+ sites to find the latest and lowest prices.
Professional photos
Grand Hotel Central
View Map
{"widget":{"name":"ibex_photo_carousel","template":"ibex_photo_carousel__widget","dust":{"nav_controls":"ibex_photo_carousel__nav_controls"},"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_photo_carousel","moduleList":["handlers"],"js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))"}},"scriptFlags":null,"containerClass":null}
Add Photo Write a Review

373 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language
  • More
There are newer reviews for Grand Hotel Central
See the most recent reviews
Showing 180: English reviews
Salon-de-Provence, Provence-Alpes-Cote d'Azur, France
Reviewed 13 August 2016

I don't know where to start: elevator out of order (useful when your room is at 4th floor), the poverty of the room.. The bed is awful as hell. I've never had a so horrible night in a hotel. The smell is horrible, the mattress is totally broken. You've got only one electric socket, at the other end of the...

 Report
Helpful?
1Thank Jules B
Berlin, Germany
Reviewed 18 July 2016

This hotel is only 5 minutes from the central station, good location and price for me. The room looked perfectly new, I asked in the reception and they told me the room got renovated a week before. In my opinion they should have done the bathroom also it looked really old fashioned, however the room itself was small but very...

 Report
Helpful?
Thank rkoster1337
Copenhagen, Denmark
Reviewed 16 July 2016

The hotel certainly isn't charming, but it is reasonably priced. Both price wise and appearance wise it looks more like a hostel than a hotel. The carpet was stained, but the bed linen was clean, as well as the bathroom facilities. The receptionist was friendly.

 Report
Helpful?
Thank SabiSo
London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 27 June 2016 via mobile

Whilst the breakfast buffet at the hotel was okay, the rest of our stay was quite unpleasant. The staff initially had got our booking wrong, putting us in a twin room instead of a double, and after we had viewed the room and asked to change, the staff gave us key cards that didn't even work. Our initial impression of...

 Report
Helpful?
Thank Isobel A
Reviewed 20 June 2016

Truly delightful welcome from lovely lady. On-web photos of rooms looked great. The corridors are really shabby and smelt of damp. The lift is archaic. The room, once inside, was trying hard, but I could only compare it to an Ibis Hotel room in a shabby old building, that needed a make over in the rooms and desperately in the...

 Report
Helpful?
Thank Mhuh2
Prague, Czech Republic
Reviewed 16 June 2016

Very convenient hotel near the central train station. The old furnishings were a plus for me rather than a minus, gives the place charm. Very friendly and helpful staff. My only minus was the breakfast, i didn't enjoy it that much, but it was at a good price and I was rushing so I might have missed some of the...

 Report
Helpful?
Thank lehaneb
Reviewed 10 June 2016

The hotel is in an ideal location in a fairly quiet street in the city centre. Very convenient for shops, railway, metro and central Rotterdam attractions. The decor is a bit tired and rooms are not of luxury standard but are clean and functional. Breakfast is generous with very good coffee and decent selection of ham cheese bread etc.

 Report
Helpful?
Thank Ian P
County Dublin, Ireland
Reviewed 4 June 2016

I stayed here for a couple of days with a few friends in 2014 and it wasn't a great experience. We had to change rooms one of the nights and we weren't staying all together in the same rooms. I left behind a pair of shoes in one of the rooms and when I contacted the hotel about it they...

 Report
Helpful?
Thank Cong L
New Delhi, India
Reviewed 30 May 2016

Stayed at the Grand in August, 2015. The hotel is a medium-low budget hotel with small yet comfortable rooms and a friendly and cooperative front-desk. The buffet breakfast is good and the hotel's location is ideal if you intend to walk around in the city. It's good value for money if you are travelling on a medium-low budget and for...

 Report
Helpful?
Thank SiminDelhi
Zurich
Reviewed 28 May 2016

Food wasn't good preferably dobby take breakfast and just get something elsewhere. I found a bedbug. It isn't worth the saving 🆚 hotel quality. But location is very good about 5 min walk to the train station

Review collected in partnership with Amoma.com
 Report
Helpful?
Thank A5381DZcarlose

195 photos of this hotel

Traveller photos: See what travellers like you saw

Viewed
All Traveller Photos (139)
Viewed
Hotel & Grounds (4)
Viewed
Room/Suite (41)
Viewed
Bathroom (10)
Viewed
View from Room (3)
Viewed
Family/Play Areas (2)
Viewed
Dining (10)
Viewed
Other (69)

Management photos: Courtesy of the property manager

Viewed
All Management Photos (56)
Viewed
Hotel & Grounds (9)
Viewed
Dining (3)
Viewed
Room/Suite (4)
Viewed
Other (40)
Check In Check Out
Hotels you might also like...
Travellers also viewed these Rotterdam hotels
Cool
easyHotel Rotterdam City Centre
Stadsdriehoek
Euro Hotel Centrum
Euro Hotel Centrum
#44 of 52 in Rotterdam
165 reviews
Show Prices
Show Prices
Show Prices
Hotel Rotterdam
#29 of 52 in Rotterdam
412 reviews
Stadsdriehoek
Ibis Rotterdam City Centre
Ibis Rotterdam City Centre
#7 of 52 in Rotterdam
655 reviews
NH Atlanta Rotterdam
#20 of 52 in Rotterdam
975 reviews
Show Prices
Show Prices
Show Prices

Amenities

Highlights
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Breakfast included
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
Things to do
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Breakfast included
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Breakfast Available

Additional Information about Grand Hotel Central

Address: Kruiskade 12, 3012 EH Rotterdam, The Netherlands
Region: The Netherlands > South Holland Province > Rotterdam
Price Range: $80 - $296 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Grand Hotel Central 3*
Number of rooms: 64
Reservation Options:
TripAdvisor is proud to partner with Booking.com, Hotels.com, Expedia, Travelocity and HostelWorld so you can book your Grand Hotel Central reservations with confidence. We help millions of travellers each month to find the perfect hotel for both holiday and business trips, always with the best discounts and special offers.
Also Known As:
Grand Hotel Rotterdam
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.
Claim Your Listing

Questions & Answers

Here's what travellers have asked, with answers from Grand Hotel Central staff and other travellers.
1 question
Ask a question
Questions? Get answers from Grand Hotel Central staff and past guests.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Can tickets for local attractions be purchased at the front desk?
  • Do you have to pay extra for a mini-fridge?
  • At what time does the pool open each day?

See which rooms travellers prefer

“You have to choose between a double bed and a shower or a bathtub and twin beds...”
 of 5 bubbles P4216ZCpeterr, 25 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Avoid room 110!”
 of 5 bubbles scorteanuc, 10 Dec 2016 | Read review
“Ask for a renovated room!!!”
 of 5 bubbles rkoster1337, 17 Jul 2016 | Read review
“Rooms at back do not have a great view but this is reflected in price”
 of 5 bubbles C6722NMianp, 9 Jun 2016 | Read review
“There isn't an advantage to getting a higher room. The view isn't great and the higher you go, the worse WIFI signal you get.”
 of 5 bubbles Ryan3467, 9 Feb 2016 | Read review
5 of 5