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20,Place ahmad el bidaoui, ancienne medina, Casablanca, Morocco

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1148 Total Reviews
  • 65%Value For Money
  • 74%Security
  • 83%Location
  • 75%Staff
  • 66%Atmosphere
  • 63%Cleanliness
  • 63%Facilities

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Location is the best advantage to stay here, close to Hassan 2 mosque and local market, I only stayed there for one night, everything was fine, oh, they serve nice breakfast


We had a nice time at Hotel Central. It was in a good location and we had no trouble finding our way from the hotel through the old medina and back again. Probably best for a one to two night stay.


Location was good, close to the train station and the old market. Compared to cheap crappy hostels it's alright, but as a hotel goes it was really awful. Towels were dirty, the room didn't have air conditioning nor heating so if the temperature isn't perfect you will either sweat or freeze. Breakfast was okay but nothing fancy. Walls were paper thin. The view from the roof terrace was spectacular, except for the buildings nearby which were covered with trash. Not worth the money! Go elsewhere.


Located in the heart of medina overlooking the ocean, the hotel looks better from outside than inside the room. Breakfast was rather plane, WiFi wasn't working and staff were polite only occasionally, so we were glad to only have one night to spend there.


Totaly overpriced. Does not even look like a hotel.-looked to me more like a cheap hotel for workers. One of my three worst ever


Not worth 400 dirham. At all.


No heating system, one day no hot water.


The place was clean and secure, no complaints. This is a good "one night only" hostel. If you've just arrived in the country or if you're about to fly out the next day, this is a good place to stay. On the other hand, Casablanca is a commercial city, so get out! Go and see the many other wonderful places in Morocco. Casablanca should be at the bottom of your list.

  • 3rd Jan 2015
  • Novice Nomad
  • Anonymous
  • USA
  • Male, 31-40
  • (1 review)


Cleanliness is something they could improve.


The staff was very friendly, the food was good and the roof views (and seating) were wonderful. The front desk guy was super-friendly and transcended all language to make everyone feel welcome and special. Our one suggestion would be to get the roof of the neighboring building cleaned off. As you climb the stairs in the hotel, you are forced to look at PILES of garbage the whole way up. It really is a depressing sight.


A lovely little hotel for a short stay in Casablanca. Quiet and clean, with all the facilities you need. No complaints.


It is very central and the taxi can take you quite near to it so you don't get lost in the Medina. The room was a bit dirty and very humid. The hotel didn't have a hairdryer.

  • 18th Dec 2014
  • Novice Nomad
  • martabastet
  • Croatia
  • Couple, 25-30
  • (1 review)


Breakfast was embarrassing, cold broken egg and dirty glasses. The bathroom was very dirty. The host was however very nice and generous.

  • 3rd Nov 2014
  • Novice Nomad
  • Anonymous
  • Netherlands
  • Female, 18-24
  • (1 review)


We loved our stay here! Be sure to dine at Casa Fish next door, you will not regret it... the food was amazing.


Best thing about this overnight stay at Hotel Central was leaving. Directions to hotel were very unclear. Expensive for what you get. Room not completely clean. Not within minutes of the mosque unless you classify as a half hour walk as "within minutes". Wifi was non existent and when we ask the manager he blatantly ignored us. No computers to use even though it says they have a business centre with 6 computers. Would recommend people to pay a little extra for something worth it.


Absolutely wonderful! The facilities were perfect and clean, great central location right on the marina with easy access to the train for the airport! allowing us to book out later was a massive help and allowed us to call up and shorten our stay due to illness! I would definitely love to come back and stay longer, thank you very much!

  • 28th Oct 2014
  • Novice Nomad
  • Anonymous
  • Australia
  • Couple, 18-24
  • (1 review)

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