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Grand Hotel Central Reviews

Kruiskade 12, Rotterdam, Netherlands

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62 Total Reviews
  • 55%Value For Money
  • 63%Security
  • 88%Location
  • 57%Staff
  • 52%Atmosphere
  • 49%Cleanliness
  • 53%Facilities

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The room was too warm

  • 11th Dec 2015
  • Novice Nomad
  • Anonymous
  • Portugal
  • Female, 18-24
  • (1 review)


It was not clean. When i push the bed there were blood. So sheet was dirty but they didnt mind to change it because of it was invisible part of the bed . Average.

  • 24th Oct 2015
  • Novice Nomad
  • Anonymous
  • Turkey
  • Male, 31-40
  • (1 review)


Bathroom was a bit gross, lots of mould. Was so hot in the rooms because the heaters were turned up so high (is this to stop the mould?) The beds were clean though. It's a hotel as well, so atmosphere would vary a bit. Prime location! Right in the centre, so if that's all you want then it would work. Staff weren't the most helpful, got some wrong information about trains and what not, so it's research yourself in that respect.


People got laptops stolen from their single person rooms, and it seem that the doors are just left open while cleaning personel is gone somewhere. Also you need the door card to acces the stairs to the rooms, but the elevator is without any control/lock. I slept well in the 6 bed dorm room which was nice for the type. (Bunkbeds w curtains, low amount of squeaking). Breakfast (for dorm) costs 7,5 euro, and is good with lots of different items.


Overall hotel is good in a great location and fairly good value. My friend and I paid 70 euros each for a twin room for two nights B&B. The reception looks great and bar too, but once through the face the stair and rooms need a good clean and perhaps a lick of paint. The only real complaint from us was the colour of our feet after walking on our bedroom carpet! BLACK! Definitely needs a good carpet clean!!! Stay here if you want a cheap, easy hotel in a good location, just maybe keep shoes on

  • 1st Oct 2015
  • Novice Nomad
  • Anonymous
  • Scotland
  • Male, 18-24
  • (1 review)


Please remove mold in bathroom. One of the receptionist was not helpfull.


It took a while to find my booking. There's no lockers on the rooms, and reception could take my backpack with valuables but not taking responsibility of it. A girl worn me about thieves & just that night, somehow, someone opened our door & try to still a girl's backpack from her bed! luckily she woke up & started screaming so the thieve run away. After a while we 5 people decide to lock & block the door & went to sleep just to wake up with police screaming with a light through the window. Crzy

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