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Outdoor pool, pool umbrellas, sun loungers
Outdoor pool, pool umbrellas, sun loungers
Outdoor pool, pool umbrellas, sun loungers
Iron/ironing board, free cribs/infant beds, rollaway beds, free WiFi

4.3/5 Excellent

Guests rated this property 4.5/5 for cleanliness.

Popular amenities

  • Pool
  • Free WiFi
  • Parking included
  • Air Conditioning
  • Restaurant
  • Breakfast Available

Cleaning and safety practices

  • Cleaned with disinfectant
  • 24-hour vacancy between guest room stays
  • Hand sanitizer provided

Explore the area

    Popular LocationPlantation Inn and Golf Resort28 min drive
    Popular LocationHomosassa Springs Wildlife State Park28 min drive
    Popular LocationWorld Woods Golf Club33 min drive
    AirportOcala, FL (OCF-Ocala Intl.)42 min drive

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  • Deluxe Room

    5/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • Sleeps 3
    • 1 King Bed
    More detailsDeluxe Room
  • Executive Room

    5/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • Sleeps 3
    • 1 King Bed
    More detailsExecutive Room
  • Standard Room, 2 Double Beds, Balcony

    4.7/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • Sleeps 5
    • 2 Double Beds
    More detailsStandard Room, 2 Double Beds, Balcony
  • Classic Double Room

    4.5/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • Sleeps 4
    • 2 Queen Beds
    More detailsClassic Double Room
  • Standard Room

    4.7/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • Sleeps 3
    • 1 Queen Bed
    More detailsStandard Room
  • Double Room, Smoking

    5/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • Sleeps 5
    • 2 Queen Beds
    More detailsDouble Room, Smoking

About this area


The Central Motel is located in Inverness. Fort Cooper State Park is a notable landmark, and the area's natural beauty can be seen at Withlacoochee State Forest and Hunter Spring Park.
Visit our Inverness travel guide
Popular Location

What's nearby

  • Plantation Inn and Golf Resort - 28 min drive
  • Homosassa Springs Wildlife State Park - 28 min drive
  • Crystal River National Wildlife Refuge - 28 min drive
  • World Woods Golf Club - 33 min drive
  • Three Sisters Springs - 46 min drive

Getting around

  • AirportTampa Intl. Airport (TPA) - 84 min drive


  • A Touch of Italy — 15 min walk
  • Joe's Deli — 17 min walk
  • Heidi's Italian Restaurant — 3 min drive
  • Panera Bread — 3 min drive
  • Eye Poppin Cheesesteaks & Hoagies — 4 min drive

About this property

The Central Motel

Motel with free parking, near Fort Cooper State Park
Along with a restaurant, this motel has an outdoor pool and a picnic area. Free WiFi in public areas and free self parking are also provided. All 54 rooms provide conveniences like refrigerators and microwaves, plus free WiFi and TVs with cable channels. Coffee makers and free toiletries are among the other amenities available to guests.
The Central Motel offers 54 air-conditioned accommodations with coffee/tea makers and complimentary toiletries. Refrigerators and microwaves are provided.

Guests can surf the web using the complimentary wireless Internet access. Premium cable television is provided. Irons/ironing boards and hair dryers can be requested. Housekeeping is provided daily.

Recreational amenities at the motel include an outdoor pool.

The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or nearby; fees may apply.

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 sanitization guidelines 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.

Property amenities


  • Available in all rooms: Free WiFi
  • Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking and transportation

  • Free self parking

Food and drink

  • Cooked-to-order breakfast available for a fee daily
  • 1 restaurant

Things to do

  • Bicycle rentals
  • Hiking/biking trails
  • Outdoor pool

Family friendly

  • Free cribs/infant beds
  • Microwave
  • Outdoor pool
  • Refrigerator
  • Rollaway/extra beds (surcharge)


  • No elevators

Guest services

  • Daily housekeeping
  • Front desk (limited hours)

Languages spoken

  • English


  • Picnic area
  • Pool sun loungers
  • Pool umbrellas


  • If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.
  • Accessible bathroom
  • Assistive listening devices available
  • In-room accessibility
  • Roll-in shower
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking


  • Designated smoking areas

Room amenities


  • Air conditioning
  • Free cribs/infant beds
  • Rollaway/extra beds (surcharge)


  • Free toiletries
  • Hair dryer (on request)


  • Cable channels
  • Premium channels
  • TV

Food and drink

  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator


  • Iron/ironing board (on request)



Check-in from 3 PM - 12:30 AM
Late check-in subject to availability
Minimum check-in age - 21


Check-out before 11 AM

Special check-in instructions

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

Access methods

Staffed front desk


Pets not allowed

Children and extra beds

Children are welcome
Rollaway/extra beds are available
Free cribs (infant beds)

Property payment types

Important information

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.

  • Rollaway beds are available for an additional fee

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card, or cash deposit may be required at check-in for incidental charges
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges; special requests cannot be guaranteed
Tax ID - 593710990
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

We should mention

Only registered guests are allowed in the guestrooms

Property is 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

Can I cancel my reservation for free at The Central Motel and receive a full refund?
Yes, The Central Motel offers free cancellation on select room rates, because flexibility matters! Please refer to The Central Motel cancellation policy on our site for more details about any exclusions or requirements.
Does The Central Motel have a pool?
Yes, this property has an outdoor pool.
Is The Central Motel pet-friendly?
No, pets are not allowed at this property.
How much is parking at The Central Motel?
Self parking is free at this property.
What time is check-in at The Central Motel?
Check-in is from 3 PM–12:30 AM. Late check-in is available during limited hours.
What time is check-out at The Central Motel?
Check-out is at 11 AM.
Where is The Central Motel located?
Situated in Inverness, this motel is 0.7 mi (1.2 km) from Fort Cooper State Park and within 20 mi (32 km) of Withlacoochee State Forest and Hunter Spring Park. Rainbow Springs State Park and Withlacoochee Trail State Park are also within 32 mi (52 km).
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Property conditions & facilities

5/5 Excellent

Traveled with partner
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Nice place in located right next to a wonderful breakfast and lunch place. Not a lot of amenities but I stayed there before and I will stay there again next time I'm in town.
Stayed 2 nights in Oct 2020

4/5 Good

Business traveler
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Staff were very friendly and helpful. It’s an old hotel and in need of updating. However for the price it was fine. Room was clean and AC worked well!
Stayed 1 night in Oct 2020

5/5 Excellent

Business traveler, Traveled with partner
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Very nice and clean Motel. Pool was clean. Would stay there again.
Stayed 1 night in Oct 2020

5/5 Excellent

Traveled with family
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Place was super clean and comfortable. Had some issues with WiFi connection, but front desk responded quickly and tried to work on that. Was not a problem for us, but could be for someone else.
Stayed 1 night in Aug 2020

5/5 Excellent

Business traveler
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rehabbing in citrus
the staff was great.I requested a quiet room and received a room so quiet i slept all night with no noise. I called for a second night and got a great room with a balcony and a walk in shower(no tub). I will have more business in citrus and will book again. very clean and had a mirowave and refrigerator.
Stayed 1 night in Jul 2020