Best Western Premier The Central Hotel & Conference Center
800 E Park Drive,
Harrisburg, Pennsylvania, 17111-2807,
United States
Phone: 717/561-2800
Fax: 717/561-8398
 
 
 
 

General Hotel Information:

Check In: 3PM (15:00)    
Check Out: 11AM (11:00)
Hotel Ratings: AAA-3 Diamond
Pet Policy: Pets allowed based on the availability of pet friendly rooms. We are pet friendly and allow up to two dogs in a rented room. The size limit for any one dog shall be 80 pounds. Other pet types (e.g. cats) may be allowed upon the hotel’s approval prior to arrival. The pet friendly rate is $20 per day with an $80 per week maximum.
 

Hotel Amenities:

  • 100% smoke-free hotel
  • Restaurant on-site
  • Cocktail lounge, O'Reilly's Tap Room & Kitchen: With our welcoming atmosphere and ever changing draft selection, you do not even have to leave the hotel. We have over 20 different beers on tap that change on a seasonal basis, along with 40 + different bottled beers.
  • Indoor pool, heated
  • Exercise facility, open from 6:00 a.m. to 10:00 p.m., Cardiovascular equipment and free weights with strength training
  • Weight lifting equipment
  • Stair stepper

Guest Room Amenities:

  • Cable or satellite television,
  • In-room movies
  • AM/FM alarm clock
  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator
  • Hair dryer

Area Information:

This Harrisburg hotel is conveniently located to the area’s most popular attractions and events.
  • 2.00 mile(s) from Civil War Museum, learn all about the great battle that took place nearby
  • 5.00 mile(s) from State Capitol, come see our beautiful Capitol Complex where statewide decisions are made
  • 5.00 mile(s) from Whitaker Center, for Science and Arts, hands-on activities, & IMAX® Theatre
  • 5.00 mile(s) from City Island, home of Harrisburg Senators, City Islanders Soccer and much more
  • 5.00 mile(s) from State Museum, Harrisburg's own hands-on children's museum
  • 5.00 mile(s) from Restaurant Row, various restaurants showcasing local flavors and specialties

Transportation:

  • 10 mile(s) from Harrisburg International Airport
  • 75 mile(s) from Baltimore/Washington Intenational Airport
  • 5.00 mile(s) from CAT Bus Station/Amtrak located in downtown Harrisburg
  • 5.00 mile(s) from Amtrak Located in the downtown Harrisburg Area
  • 5.0 mile(s) from Harrisburg
  • Free local shuttle from 5:00 a.m. to 11:00 p.m., shuttle only runs to and from Harrisburg International Airport and Sportsman's Golf Course. Also to state government buildings on scheduled basis only

Education:

  • 4.00 mile(s) from Penn State University, Harrisburg campus in Middletown
  • 5.00 mile(s) from HACC, Harrisburg main campus for Harrisburg area Community College
  • 5.00 mile(s) from Dickson University, Harrisburg campus
  • 10.00 mile(s) from Elizabethtown College, main campus
  • 30.00 mile(s) from Dickinson University, college and law campus
  • 40.00 mile(s) from Shippensburg University, main campus
  • 75.00 mile(s) from Penn State Main Campus, college and law campus

Directions:

  • From: Harrisburg International Take Route-283 west to Interstate 283 north to Interstate 83 north. Take Exit 48, Union Deposit Road. Turn right at the top of the exit and right at the first traffic light, East Park Drive. The Best Western Premier the Central Hotel & Conference Center will be 400 yards on the right.

  • From: Hershey. Take Route-322 west to Interstate 83 north. Take Exit 48, Union Deposit Road. Turn right at the top of the exit and right at the first traffic light, East Park Drive. The Best Western Premier the Central Hotel & Conference Center will be 400 yards on the right.

  • From: Lancaster. Take Route-283 west to Interstate 283 north to Interstate 83 north. Take Exit 48, Union Deposit Road. Turn right at the top of the exit and right at the first traffic light, East Park Drive. The Best Western Premier the Central Hotel & Conference Center will be 400 yards on the right.

  • From: Gettysburg. Take Route-15 north to Route-581 east to Interstate 83 north. Take Exit 48, Union Deposit Road. Turn right at the top of the exit and right at the first traffic light, East Park Drive. The Best Western Premier the Central Hotel & Conference Center will be 400 yards on the right.

  • From: Interstate 81 north or south Take Exit 70 off Interstate 81 north or south. Follow Interstate 83 south to Exit 48, Union Deposit Road. At the top of the exit turn Left and turn Right at the Second traffic light, East Park Drive. The hotel will be 400 yard on the Right.
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Restaurants:

There are plenty of Harrisburg dining options just minutes from this Pennsylvania Best Western hotel.
  • O'Reilly's Tap Room & Kitchen, on premises, full service, American, open for: breakfast, lunch, dinner, O'Reilly's Tap Room & Kitchen is like no other Harrisburg restaurant. With our welcoming atmosphere and ever changing draft selection, you do not even have to leave the hotel. We have over 20 different beers on tap that change on a seasonal basis, along with 40 plus different bottled beers selections. If you are hungry, try one of our chef's delicious comfort foods or one of our signature items. Whatever your flavor you will find it at O'Reilly's Tap Room & Kitchen.
  • 1.00 mile(s) from T.G.I.Friday's, bar/lounge, American, open for: lunch, dinner
  • 1.00 mile(s) from Texas Roadhouse, bar/lounge, steak house, open for: lunch, dinner
  • 1.00 mile(s) from Panera Bread, cafe, American, open for: breakfast, lunch, dinner
  • 1.00 mile(s) from Outback, full service, steak house, open for: lunch, dinner
  • 1.00 mile(s) from Chuck E. Cheese's, full service, American, open for: lunch, dinner

Corporate Locations:

  • 0.01 mile(s) from PA Medical Society, organization associated with multiple medical groups around the country
  • 0.50 mile(s) from Wellpoint Health Network, government health insurance
  • 2.00 mile(s) from PPL/Exelon, PA Power and Light
  • 2.00 mile(s) from UPS, United Parcel Services
  • 3.00 mile(s) from PATTAN Harrisburg
  • 3.00 mile(s) from AFLAC, health insurance
  • 4.00 mile(s) from Tyco, engineering company

Shopping:

  • 0.20 mile(s) from The Pointe Mall, retail stores, grocery store and restaurants
  • 1.00 mile(s) from Union Square, various stores, restaurants in a strip mall
  • 2.00 mile(s) from Colonial Park Mall, retail stores, movie theater and restaurants
  • 2.00 mile(s) from Harrisburg East Mall, retail stores, restaurants & movie theater
  • 3.00 mile(s) from Shoppes at Susquehanna Place, high end shopping boutiques and restaurants and movie theater
  • 5.00 mile(s) from Colonial Park Plaza, retail stores, movie theater and restaurants
  • 8.00 mile(s) from Hershey Outlets, various outlets from major retail stores & restaurants