Central Hotel Cheltenham: Well-located rooms and apartments ideal for visiting Cotswolds
Stay at the Central Hotel Cheltenham to enjoy a budget-friendly alternative in the beautiful Cotswolds. This three-star property lies within walking distance of the Cheltenham Racecourse and many of the towns stores, cafes and bars. The Cheltenham Spa train station is very close and provides direct trains to Londons Paddington Station, Bristols Temple Meads and to Birmingham and northern England. The Royal Wells bus station is a five-minute walk from the Central property. For guests flying to reach the area, the airport closest to Cheltenham is the Bristol International Airport.
The Central Hotel Cheltenham is home to 20 rooms, including several rooms on the ground floor. There is free limited parking outside the Central property. Rooms have a variety of color schemes and decoration and use eclectic materials, like the domed brick ceilings in many bathrooms. All rooms have a full size fridge and microwave oven so guests can have more freedom to purchase and use their own food. Rooms also have flatscreen TVs with some DVD players, sinks, hairdryers and tea and coffee making facilities, and 15 of the 20 rooms have private bathrooms. There is Wifi access in guest rooms and in public areas of the Central property including the reception and lounge.
The Central Hotel Cheltenham is operated by the Castle Group, which also offers various activity packages for guests staying at its hotels. There are flying packages offered at local flying schools, shooting and laser tag packages, Go-Karting sessions, spa packages at local providers and more. The sport packages can bring guests to bowling clubs, cricket clubs and other local sporting facilities. The Central has 24 hour reception. You can request a self check-in and late check-out if necessary, and there is a baggage storage area. Guests can ask to use laundry services and a fax machine as well. Guests can also request babysitting services and cots for young children. The Central reception can offer advice and booking assistance for all kinds of tours and sightseeing activities, including local spas, golf courses, restaurants, and theater tickets. As all rooms are self-service, there is no breakfast available at the Central, but there are plenty of cafes within walking distance.
The Central Hotel Cheltenham is an ideal place to stay to experience the Cotswolds and the wider area of Gloucestershire. Some other Gloucestershire attractions that guests can visit are Berkley Castle, the site of Edward IIs murder, and the Chedworth Roman Villa. The Gloucester Cathedral, Folk Museum and the City Museum and Art Gallery are all close to the Central property. For nature lovers, the Bibury Trout Farm, the Cotswold Wildlife Park and Birdland Park and Gardens, with over 500 birds, are both nearby. You can visit the natural caverns at Clearwell Caves, once the site of some of Britains oldest underground mining activity. If you stay at the Central and would like to upgrade, the Central also runs self-servicing apartments right around the corner from the hotel rooms for more space. Long-term or short-term, the Central is a well-located and good value option in Cheltenham and the Cotswolds.