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The Central Motel

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Deluxe Room | Soundproofing, iron/ironing board, free cribs/infant beds, rollaway beds
Outdoor pool, pool umbrellas, sun loungers
Outdoor pool, pool umbrellas, sun loungers
Outdoor pool, pool umbrellas, sun loungers
Classic Double Room, 2 Queen Beds | Soundproofing, iron/ironing board, free cribs/infant beds, rollaway beds

Overview of The Central Motel

The Central Motel

2.0 star property
Motel with outdoor pool, near Fort Cooper State Park

8.8/10 Fabulous

912 verified guest reviews

Property highlights

  • Free parking
  • Pool
  • Free WiFi
  • Air conditioning
  • Refrigerator
  • Restaurant
721 US Highway 41 S, Inverness, FL, 34450
Main amenities
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Restaurant
  • Outdoor pool
  • Breakfast available
  • Air conditioning
  • Picnic area
  • Limited hour front desk
  • Hiking/biking trails
  • Bike rental
For families
  • Free cribs/infant beds
  • Microwave
  • Private bathroom
  • Premium TV channels
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Coffee/tea maker

Room options

About this area

What's nearby

  • World Equestrian Center – Ocala - 46 min drive

Getting around

  • Leesburg, FL (LEE-Leesburg Intl.) - 46 min drive
  • Tampa Intl. Airport (TPA) - 84 min drive


  • Cedar River Seafood - 3 min walk
  • Joe's Deli - 17 min walk
  • Lin Garden II - 17 min walk
  • The Rustic Ranch - 19 min walk
  • Heidi's Italian Restaurant - 3 min drive

About this property

The Central Motel

Enjoy your visit to Inverness with a stay at The Central Motel. After having fun at the outdoor pool, you can grab a bite to eat at the restaurant. Fellow travelers say good things about the comfortable beds and helpful staff.



Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

Disinfectant is used to clean the property
High-touch surfaces are cleaned and disinfected
Sheets and towels are washed at 60°C/140°F or hotter
Follows industry cleaning and disinfection practices of SafeStay (AHLA - USA)

Social distancing

Contactless check-out
Protective shields in place at main contact areas
Guest rooms kept vacant for 24 hours between stays
Social distancing measures in place

Safety measures

Personal protective equipment worn by staff
Hand sanitizer provided
This information is provided by our partners.

At a glance

Hotel size

  • 54 rooms
  • Arranged over 2 floors


  • Check-in time from 3 PM - 12:30 AM
  • Late check-in subject to availability
  • Minimum check-in age - 21
  • Check-out time is 11 AM

Restrictions related to your trip

  • Check COVID-19 restrictions

Special check-in instructions

  • The front desk is open daily from 7 AM - midnight
  • Guests must contact the property in advance for check-in instructions; front desk staff will greet guests on arrival
  • To make arrangements for check-in please contact the property ahead of time using the information on the booking confirmation

Required at check-in

  • Credit card, debit card, or cash deposit required for incidental charges
  • Government-issued photo ID may be required
  • Minimum check-in age is 21


  • Pets not allowed


  • Free WiFi in public areas
  • Free WiFi in rooms


  • Free onsite self parking
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking on site

Other information

  • Designated smoking areas

Property amenities

Food and drink

  • Cooked-to-order breakfast each morning (surcharge)
  • Restaurant

What to do

  • Hiking/biking trails
  • Discount at nearby fitness center


  • Front desk (limited hours)
  • Bicycle rentals
  • Pool loungers
  • Pool umbrellas


  • 3 buildings/towers
  • Picnic area
  • An outdoor pool


  • Accessible bathroom (select rooms)
  • In-room accessibility (select rooms)
  • Roll-in shower (select rooms)
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking
  • Assistive listening devices available
  • Wheelchair-accessible registration desk
  • Handrails in stairways
  • Well-lit path to entrance


  • English

Room amenities

Be entertained

  • Television
  • Premium cable channels

Home comfort

  • Air conditioning
  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Iron/ironing board (on request)

Sleep well

  • Soundproofed rooms
  • Free crib/infant bed
  • Rollaway/extra bed (surcharge)

Freshen up

  • Private bathroom
  • Free toiletries
  • Hair dryer (on request)

Stay connected

  • Free WiFi

Food and drink

  • Refrigerator
  • Microwave


  • Daily housekeeping

Fees & policies

Children & extra beds

  • Rollaway beds are available for USD 10.0 per day

Hygiene & cleanliness

This property advises that enhanced cleaning and guest safety measures are currently in place.

Disinfectant is used to clean the property; commonly-touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant between stays; bed sheets and towels are laundered at a temperature of at least 60°C/140°F.

Social distancing measures are in place; staff at the property wear personal protective equipment; a shield is in place between staff and guests in main contact areas; guests are provided with hand sanitizer.

Contactless check-out is available.

Each guestroom is kept vacant for a minimum of 24 hours between bookings.

This property affirms that it adheres to the cleaning and disinfection practices of SafeStay (AHLA - USA).


This property is managed by a professional host. The provision of housing is linked to their trade, business, or profession

Only registered guests are allowed in the guestrooms.

This property does not have elevators.

This property accepts credit cards. Cash is not accepted.

Only bookings from non-local guests are accepted. Guests whose residence is within 40 mi (64 km) of the property will not be allowed to check in.

State tax ID - 593710990

Also known as

Central Inverness
Central Motel
Central Motel Inverness
Motel Central
Central Hotel Inverness
The Central Motel Motel
The Central Motel Inverness
The Central Motel Motel Inverness

Frequently asked questions

Does The Central Motel offer free cancellation for a full refund?
Yes, The Central Motel does have fully refundable room rates available to book on our site. If you’ve booked a fully refundable room rate, this can be cancelled up to a few days before check-in depending on the property's cancellation policy. Just make sure to check this property's cancellation policy for the exact terms and conditions.
How much does it cost to stay at The Central Motel?
As of 6 Dec 2022, prices found for a 1-night stay for 2 adults at The Central Motel on 4 Jan 2023 start from CA $139, excluding taxes and fees. This price is based on the lowest nightly price found in the last 24 hours for stays in the next 30 days. Prices are subject to change. Choose your dates for more accurate prices.
What are the cleanliness and hygiene measures currently in place at The Central Motel?
This property confirms that disinfectant is used to clean the property. Furthermore, guests are provided with hand sanitizer, social distancing measures are in place, and staff are given personal protective equipment. Please note that this information has been provided by our partners.
Is there a pool at The Central Motel?
Yes, there's an outdoor pool.
Are pets allowed at The Central Motel?
Sorry, pets aren't allowed.
Is parking offered on site at The Central Motel?
Yes, there's free self parking.
What are the check-in and check-out times at The Central Motel?
You can check in from 3 PM - 12:30 AM. Check-out time is 11 AM. Contactless check-out is available.
What is there to do at The Central Motel and nearby?
Have fun during the warmer months with activities such as hiking. Enjoy a swim in the outdoor pool or use the motel's other amenities, which include a picnic area.
Are there restaurants at or near The Central Motel?
Yes, there's an onsite restaurant. Nearby restaurants include Angelotti's Pizza (2.4 mi), Chefs Of Napoli Ii (2.4 mi), and Lynns Homemade Ice Cream & Belgian Waffles (2.6 mi).
What's the area around The Central Motel like?
The Central Motel is located a short 14-minute walk from Fort Cooper State Park. Travelers love the motel's prime location.

Overall score and ratings






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Property conditions & facilities



10/10 Exceptional

Excellent location to bike trail and centrally located to restaurants. Clean and friendly. Amazing water pressure!
diane, 2-night trip
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10/10 Exceptional

great place supper people always stay here when I am in the area. always clean and quiet.
John, 1-night trip
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10/10 Exceptional

Bernabe, 3-night business trip
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10/10 Exceptional

Everything Was Fine!
Sandra, 2-night family trip
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8/10 Very good

Old school, but well done
Old motel but they have done a great job keeping it clean and comfortable
Mary, 1-night trip
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10/10 Exceptional

I would stay again
clean and pleasant
Michael, 1-night family trip
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10/10 Exceptional

Very quiet and restful, nice clean
2-night trip
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10/10 Exceptional

Donna, 1-night trip
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10/10 Exceptional

Dale, 1-night trip
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8/10 Very good

Excellent value for travelers
Your basic hotel.clean friendly with all the basics that you would expect. Good central location hence the name.
jeffrey, 4-night trip
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