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Centro Hotel Turku

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San Rafael, California
Reviewed 14 October 2014

Hotel is clean with very good location and great breakfast. Room is ok. On the other hand, the front desk staff needs some customer service training. When we arrived, there was construction going on right next door (and it appears that it will be going on for a very long time to come). We inquired about when they start and...

1Thank servicedoc
Espoo, Finland
Reviewed 23 September 2014

I have to say that this hotel exterior is terrible. But luckily the rooms and the breakfast are excellent value for money and you can't beat the location. No frills here but would definately stay again.

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Reviewed 12 September 2014

Three of us stayed at Centro Hotel for two nights. Our room had two beds and they have made a bed on the sofa for our son. Our room was on the second floor at the corner. It was an ok room but the room needs to be freshened up for sure. By looking at other travellers photos, seems like...

2Thank SleepyPinga
Somero, Finland
Reviewed 26 August 2014

There are more many more plusses than minuses to this place from my experience. The room was spotless, shower powerful, bed comfortable, room quiet and reception service both efficient and helpful. The location is both secluded and very central at the same time. There is also free parking in the courtyard. Best price quoted was from the hotel itself which...

1Thank Jody027
Chicago, Illinois
Reviewed 8 August 2014

My husband and I enjoyed our 1-night stay in this small and stylish hotel in downtown Turku. The staff person at the desk was very friendly and helpful. The room was pleasant, very clean, functional, with little touches of sleek Scandinavian design. Free parking available in the courtyard and the breakfast (included in the price) was very plentiful, with fruits,...

1Thank AnneLRooney
Toronto, Canada
Reviewed 6 August 2014

For a central city hotel, the Centro is pleasantly small, not dominating on the landscape. It is located in a courtyard, surrounded by larger buildings - and hence shielded from traffic noises. At the same time, it offers convenient access to the amenities of the riverfront, to the two universities, to the market square, and to the transportation terminals. The...

2Thank Bill350
Pretoria, South Africa
Reviewed 3 August 2014

The stay was really excellent and the room sizes are much bigger than what the rest or Europe normally offers. The included breakfast offers a wide variety of dishes that gives you the option to vary. All dishes served were really tasty and there was plenty of everything. The staff of the hotel was more than pleasant, they were excellent....

1Thank Perscrutator
Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed 23 July 2014

Family room a not a family room, only ok for 2 people. It had 2 single beds and a small corner sofa meant to sleep 2, it was so small, my 8 and 11 year old couldn't fit, plus it was very uncomfortable. The shower was very mouldy, the worst I have seen in a hotel. The fan was so...

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Reviewed 12 July 2014 via mobile

Everything is fine at Cenrtro Hotel in Turku (Åbo), but not the temperature in my little room for 2 in 2. floor. As hot as 27 celsius is too much for many people trying to sleep. This hotel-rooms need aircondition for use in juny/july. The ceiling fan helped a little, but my wife did not allow me to use this...

1Thank zkima123 .
Helsinki, Finland
Reviewed 11 July 2014

The rooms are quite clean but give you a very cheap feel. There's no air conditioning, no fridge and man I do hate those shower curtains. The breakfast was ok, but there was very little left, much of which was never replaced. There where no more parking spots at the hotel so we had to park on the steer, for...

1Thank AndyLA76

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Breakfast included
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Laundry Service
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Concierge
  • Conference Facilities
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Centro Hotel is a modern boutique hotel right in downtown Turku - just a short walk from the market square, shops and museums. The hotel faces the inner courtyard and despite its central location, the atmosphere is tranquil. Trendy decor, modern art and a great breakfast are just a few reasons to choose Centro. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Centro Hotel Turku

Address: Yliopistonkatu 12a | Inner Courtyard, Turku 20100, Finland
Region: Finland > Southwest Finland > Turku
Price Range: $148 - $210 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Centro Hotel Turku 3.5*
Number of rooms: 62
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“There are smaller rooms which are little less expensive, but we found them functional and nicely decorated.”
 of 5 bubbles Takemeaway28, 15 Mar 2017 | Read review
“I stayed at a room in the corner, but I think all rooms are quiet!”
 of 5 bubbles eleni230, 15 Nov 2016 | Read review
“second floor rooms are a bit quieter”
 of 5 bubbles Dandush, 14 Oct 2016 | Read review
“the "comfort" rooms are worth the small additional expense.”
 of 5 bubbles Curiousgeorgette100, 21 Aug 2016 | Read review
“Avoid a corner room, with a smaller window blocked a bit by a concrete pillar.”
 of 5 bubbles MeghanD4, 16 Aug 2016 | Read review
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