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The Central Hotel offers a distinctive Grand Atrium for a unique first impression supported by plush amenities, full-service accommodations, and superior guest service for your overnight accommodations in the Harrisburg, Hershey Region!
Your every comfort will be taken care of from the time you enter our hotel until it's time to say goodbye!
This spacious room features two queen-sized beds, sitting area, and desk. All guest rooms are complete with a 42" HDTV, Complimentary Wi-Fi, In-Room Safe, Complimentary Bottled Water, Refrigerator, Coffee Maker, Microwave, and Iron and Ironing Board.
This spacious room features a king-sized bed, desk, and a sitting area with a convenient queen-sized sleeper sofa. All guest rooms are complete with a 42" HDTV, Complimentary Wi-Fi, In-Room Safe, Complimentary Bottled Water, Refrigerator, Coffee Maker, Microwave, and Iron and Ironing Board.
Our two bedroom suite provides an affordable option for families or friends traveling together as each separate bedroom is complete with a 42″ television, telephone, complimentary hi-speed Wi-Fi connectivity, substantial closet and drawer space, sitting area, and either a desk or activity table. Dual sinks, and a kitchenette complete with refrigerator, coffee maker, and microwave make this the perfect suite sure to exceed your expectations.
Clean, comfortable accommodations are our first priority! Paired with industry leading tools from Best Western, our team is committed to providing you just that and much more!
Newly renovated guest bathrooms, including floor and wall tile, granite counters, fixtures and glass enclosed showers in all King Guest Rooms!
Enjoy friendly, personalized service and great food in our full-service restaurant, O'Reilly's Taproom and Kitchen, serving breakfast, lunch, and dinner daily!
Full hot breakfast buffet served daily! Guests of the hotel receive an EXCLUSIVE $4 discount off the menu price!
O'Reilly's Taproom & Kitchen
Oversized Heated Indoor Pool!
Take a refreshing dip, or relax poolside!
Expanded Fitness Center.
Expanded Fitness Center.
Expanded Entertainment Area & Electronic Game Room.
Full-Service Business Center complete with wired hi-speed internet access, color copier, printing, and scanning capabilities.
We're just 15 minutes from the Sweetest Place on Earth, Hershey, and Hersheypark!
Located just minutes from the Pennsylvania State Capital in Harrisburg!
We're CENTRAL to all of PA's most popular destinations, including a short drive to Gettysburg, PA!
Discover why Harrisburg and Hershey, PA are top travel destinations when you stay at this premier property near Hersheypark® and the Farm Show Complex.
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With easy access to the Pennsylvania Turnpike, I-81 and I-83, the Best Western Premier The Central Hotel & Conference Center makes it easy to enjoy the area's many attractions. Experience captivating American history at the Civil War Museum, Antique Auto Museum and the Gettysburg Battlefields, or visit an authentic Amish village. This Harrisburg hotel is also the perfect home base for exploring Hersheypark® Amusement Park and Hershey's® Chocolate World.
Business travelers are also right at home at this Harrisburg hotel, just minutes from downtown Harrisburg and the Harrisburg International Airport, and only 25 miles from Lancaster, PA. The property offers easy access to many local venues and corporations like the Farm Show Complex & Expo Center, Giant Center, VFW, J.B. Hunt®, the Pennsylvania Medical Society and Corporate Lodging Consultants. With a ballroom, 24-hour business center and more than 14,000 square feet of flexible conference space, the property is truly a premier event space in Harrisburg and the surrounding areas.
Completely renovated in 2011 and one of the first premier-level Best Western hotels in the country, the hotel offers resort-like amenities with the flair of a boutique hotel. Every spacious guest room at this Harrisburg hotel can sleep at least four guests and features plush beds, 42-inch flat-screen TVs and free Wi-Fi access. With a soaring central Grand Atrium, a large indoor pool and fitness center, and an onsite restaurant, the hotel provides a unique lodging experience for visitors to South Central PA.
Experience the unparalleled comfort and friendly service that is sure to make your next visit to Harrisburg unforgettable. Contact the Best Western Premier The Central Hotel & Conference Center to book your stay today!
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Pets allowed based on the availability of pet friendly rooms. Up to 2 dogs per room with an 80 pound weight limit. Additional pet types (cats, birds, etc.) may be accepted at the hotel's discretion. Pet rate is $30 per day with a $150 per week maximum.
the King room was very spacious. Very clean and comfortable. The staff were all happy, well kept and very attentive to my needs. The ball room was clean and set perfect for our company christmas...
Baltimore, Maryland on 10-Dec-2018
The reservation for a group was not correct. The room heater did not work. Children were running and screaming in the hallway on the third floor at midnight. We ended up leaving extremely early in...
Douglassville, Pennsylvania on 10-Dec-2018
Great place to have a small conference. Everything was very convenient. Staff was very professional and friendly. Went out of their way to take care of things. Free internet!! Had the breakfast...
Clearfield, Pennsylvania on 10-Dec-2018
We enjoy this hotel (and its adjoining restauran/pub) so much it's not only the only place we choose to stay in Harrisburg, we're now delibertly looking for excuses to go to Harrisburg so we can stay...
Oxford, Pennsylvania on 03-Dec-2018
We were very impressed with the overall presentation of this hotel . We travel to the Harrisburg area at least annually would definitely stay again and recommend All staff were courteous and...
Cocktail lounge, O'Reilly's Tap Room & Kitchen serves breakfast, lunch, and dinner daily 6:30a.m.-11p.m. As a guest of the hotel, receive $4 off the breakfast buffet, and 10% off for lunch, and dinner. Great food and friendly service conveniently located in the hotel
Indoor pool Heated Open daily from 10a - 10p. Area's largest heated indoor pool!
Exercise facility, Open from 6:00 a.m. to 10:00 p.m. Extensive fitness center with state of the art equipment!
Weight lifting equipment
24-hour front desk
Multilingual staff, (English, Spanish and German)
Guest laundry, charges depend on garments sent out
Laundromat, coin operated machines available
Safe deposit box, at front desk
Children's activities, Expanded electronic game room available adjacent to the heated indoor pool! Open daily 10a - 10p.
Cable or satellite television
Free wireless internet available in public areas; Free in-room wireless internet access; Free wireless internet access available in public areas and all guest rooms
Business center, Complimentary 24-hour business center with color copier, fax machine, and scanning capabilities!
Fax services Complimentary fax, photocopies, and scanner
Photocopy, nominal fee
Meeting facilities, over 15,000 square feet of meeting & banquet space available
24-hour Business Center w/ wireless & wired access
Physically challenged services, Complimentary wheelchair available for use. Powered wheelchair and other ADA services available upon request, and may require a fee.
Hearing impaired services TTY Kits Available
Physically challenged facilities, Property is fully ADA Compliant including but not limited to ramp access, TTY Units, roll-in shower with seat, pool lift, restaurant, and public spaces.
Elevator, wheelchair accessible
Parking for the physically challenged Fully ADA Accessible
Ice/vending machines, on all floors
Local shuttle, shuttle only runs to and from HIA and Sportsman's Golf Course.
Airport car 5 a.m. to 11 p.m.
Free parking, Free parking available
Higher rates may apply for holidays/special events
Electrical and telephone jack adapters and power converters for international guests.
Cash machine, ATM
Complimentary newspaper, available in lobby
DVD Player, and board games available for complimentary use at the front desk.
Guest Room Communication Assist Features:
Accessible parking spaces and signage (car and van)
Accessible parking space that is 96-inches wide with an appropriate access aisle
An accessible route that allows for approaching and entering the hotel
An accessible lobby entrance door
Interior routes to public spaces that do not have abrupt level changes
Public restrooms accessible
Accessible business center
Accessible fitness center
Accessible guest laundry
Guest Room Mobility Accessible Features:
Visual notification devices for door knocks
Visual notification devices for telephones
Telephones have volume control
Visual fire alarms
Visual smoke alarms
Cable or satellite television,
AM/FM alarm clock USB Connection available for convenient charging at all night stands.
AM/FM radio stereo
Iron, ironing board
Room service from 6:00 a.m. to 10:00 p.m.
Air-conditioning PTAC, and 2 Pipe System throughout the hotel.
Sofabed available All king guest rooms have queen sleeper sofa.
Adjoining rooms available
Balcony available Balcony or Patio in some rooms
Rollaway bed avialsble in some rooms, nominal fee
All standard kings and suites have a pull out sofabed
Complimentary Wi-Fi included with all rooms
Some pool side rooms
Non-smoking Rooms: 174
Physically challenged rooms/facilities available
Wheelchair accessible available
Public Space ADA Accessible Features:
Accessible doors and doorways (at least 32-inches of clear width passage)
Accessible bathrooms and features, including shower/tub