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Econo Lodge Inn & Suites University

2.0 of 5 2231 Banff Trail, Calgary, Alberta T2M 4L2, Canada
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3.5 of 5 stars
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Chicago, Illinois
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9 reviews 9 reviews
4 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I booked this hotel through Hotels.com and had a slight issue with the booking. After the front desk guy (Rory) figured out what was going on, he was able to get me checked in. He also asked me why I was in town and when I told him I was here to see the Hawks play in Alberta, he said,... More

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Regina, Canada
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3 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We never had warm water, the elevators broke, and the night front desk guy was rude. We told the front desk agent, who said they'd look into it, on the first night. We never had anything in our room other than frigid water. We were travelling 8 hours to stay in Calgary, and I had brought a couple pairs of... More

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EconoInnsSuites, Front Office Manager at Econo Lodge Inn & Suites University, responded to this review

Hello My name is Rory Siddall and I am the Front Desk Supervisor here at the EconoLodge Inn & Suites University. Thank you very much for taking the time to write about your recent stay with us. We're confused that you feel you experienced elevator trouble during your stay. Our logs show the elevator has not been out of service... More

Beckenried
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20 reviews 20 reviews
16 hotel reviews
73 helpful votes 73 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 1, 2014

It seems that the costs of accommodation for solo travelers in Canada are relatively high because you will hardly find small rooms with one bed and low price. Econo Lodge offers quiet rooms and relatively low prices comparing to neighborhood but paying more than 120 CAD per night I would love to get at least true butter in the morning... More

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EconoInnsSuites, Front Office Manager at Econo Lodge Inn & Suites University, responded to this review

Hello My name is Rory and I am the Front Desk Supervisor here at the EconoLodge Inn & Suites University. Thank you for taking the time to leave a review about the hotel. I'm happy to hear that you enjoyed the room you stayed in. We work very hard to ensure that our rates remain competitive, this will ensure all... More

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6 reviews 6 reviews
5 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 24, 2014

Very helpful staff, I stayed in the tower with a king size bed and very large room. Room was very clean. Enjoyed having such a big room, bed was very comfortable. View from window is not very exciting. Wi-Fi is not exactly up to par with what Wi-Fi should be in this day in age. Would recommend staying in the... More

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EconoInnsSuites, Front Office Manager at Econo Lodge Inn & Suites University, responded to this review

Hello! My name is Rory Siddall and I am the Front Desk Supervisor here at the EconoLodge Inn & Suites University. Thank you so much for taking the time out of your day to leave a review about us! I'm happy to hear that you enjoyed stay with us. The tower section of the hotel features hotel style rooms meaning... More

Penticton, Canada
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15 reviews 15 reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 5, 2014

This must be one of the quietest hotels in Calgary and one of the cleanest. Beds are decent, the staff are good and the location is excellent. The continental breakfast is not good, but they are rarely good from any hotel.

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EconoInnsSuites, Guest Relations Manager at Econo Lodge Inn & Suites University, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to review our property. We are glad to hear we exceeded your expectations and we look forward to meeting your accommodation needs the next time you come to Calgary! More

Kamloops
2 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 4, 2014

This is our choice of hotel whenever we go to Calgary. The location is excellent (C-Train, McMahon Stadium, 16th Avenue) are all close by and you don`t have to fight the downtown traffic and congestion. The rooms are comfortable, and have everything you`d expect. Our room was in the midst of some small ceiling repair in the bathroom, but didn`t... More

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EconoInnsSuites, Guest Relations Manager at Econo Lodge Inn & Suites University, responded to this review

Thank you for your kind words, we are always happy to hear we are doing it right. We can't wait for you to come back so we can show you another excellent stay! More

Ottawa, Canada
Senior Contributor
37 reviews 37 reviews
10 hotel reviews
35 helpful votes 35 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 27, 2014

We booked two rooms for one night. Likes: decent deal through Hotwire, discounted tickets to the Calgary Zoo (25% off), free parking. Neutral: continental breakfast was a little wanting. Disappointed: one room had a very strong odour (strong whiffs throughout the night), the pool/jacuzzi area was small and disappointing. Some of the other hotels in the area had water slides,... More

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EconoInnsSuites, Guest Relations Manager at Econo Lodge Inn & Suites University, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to share your comments with us. Your feedback is important and we will be using it to improve all our guests experiences. We hope to have the opportunity to serve your hotel needs again in the future. More

Edmonton, Canada
Senior Reviewer
7 reviews 7 reviews
3 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 17, 2014

I would recommend this place to anyone. Great location, price was excellent. Very clean, parking was good, bed was very comfortable. My only wish is the free breakfast was till at least 11, yeah I know that's late but teenagers don't get up till then lol. We used the c-train quite a bit as it was right beside the hotel.... More

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EconoInnsSuites, Guest Relations Manager at Econo Lodge Inn & Suites University, responded to this review

Thanks for your review and we are happy to hear you enjoyed your stay. We shall wait on pins and needles for your return so we can show you another great stay! More

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207 reviews 207 reviews
53 hotel reviews
95 helpful votes 95 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 16, 2014

Pros: Fantastic Location right in the middle of the city. The price, for once, was actually something we considered affordable. The beds were decent, and the shower was fine. Cons: No wafflemaker. Toasters were not adjustable and burnt the toast. Needed more cleaning: we found a clothing sticker stuck to the doorframe and... a fairy wand under the mattress. What... More

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EconoInnsSuites, Guest Relations Manager at Econo Lodge Inn & Suites University, responded to this review

Thank you for sharing your feedback with us and I'm sorry to hear your stay was not spectacular. Please be assured your feedback is important in helping us improve our guest experience and I'm hoping the next time you come we can make it better. More

Edmonton, Canada
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5 reviews 5 reviews
3 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2014

The room was perfect, really nothing at all to complain about! This room was as if I was the first person to discover it. There was no smell of paint or anything like that, just a good example of a well cleaned and taken care of room. LRT is very close as is downtown. There are three very minor notes... More

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EconoInnsSuites, Guest Relations Manager at Econo Lodge Inn & Suites University, responded to this review

Thank you for your review and we are so happy you enjoyed your stay. Your suggestions have been noted and hopefully the next time you come to Calgary we will have the opportunity to serve your hotel needs. More

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Address: 2231 Banff Trail, Calgary, Alberta T2M 4L2, Canada
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Location: Canada > Alberta > Calgary
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:2 star — Econo Lodge Inn & Suites University 2*
Number of rooms: 82
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