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Econo Lodge

2.0 of 5 686 Memorial Avenue, Thunder Bay, Ontario P7B 3Z5, Canada
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  • Location
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3 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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Winnipeg, Canada
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40 reviews 40 reviews
3 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Good value hotel, was clean and quiet. Good access to various parts of city. Staff is friendly and helpful. Good access to Confederation College, which was helpful in getting our grandson settled for his year. Would definately stay there again.

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 3, 2015

Good place to stay for a night on your way across Canada. It was clean and fairly quiet. The staff were courteous and helpful. A good pet friendly option in Thunder Bay. It is also close to a number of amenities (food, Walmart, Chapters). We stayed here our way to Ontario from Alberta and decided to book here again on... More 

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Dallas, Texas
13 reviews 13 reviews
7 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 17, 2014

I stayed at this Econo Lodge for 2 weeks, in December 2014. If you are looking for a basic place to stay with access to different parts of this city. Its a good recommendation.Gym needs improvement and so does they need to work a little bit on their breakfast serving efforts. It was cold. The staff was nice and friendly.... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 9, 2014

Good value, good breakfast. Quiet at night, but noisy from gym next door in the morning. But it doesnt affect your sleep, so its okay. Staff great. Regularly book this when Im in town. ...........................

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London, Canada
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23 reviews 23 reviews
3 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 1, 2014

We didn't have any big issues with the room we got. The hotel staff were very nice, but I can say the breakfast wasn't the best. Very dry. It is worth about as much as you pay. You can get a bigger room with another franchise hotel chain for the same price. I can recommend it!

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Winnipeg, Canada
20 reviews 20 reviews
8 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2014

The hotel is in a great location, close to the highway and malls. The room was spacious and clean but the bathroom was a bit small. You had to almost sit sideways on the toilet so you wouldn't bang your arm on the toilet paper holder. It would be better if it was placed on the wall across from the... More 

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67 reviews 67 reviews
13 hotel reviews
46 helpful votes 46 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 28, 2014

Travelling through & booked last minute - so was happy to get a decent room with a good price. The room was clean, staff were personable & the bed was comfortable. Location was good as was easy access to the highway for those driving through …. Complaint would be the strong smell in the hallway that creeped into the room... More 

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Dryden, Canada
11 reviews 11 reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 20, 2014

I found the place to be very nice. Tho it was not a fancy room, it was nice and clean, with comfortable beds, and a nice roomy sized bathroom. The place was quiet during the night, when we needed to sleep. The staff was friendly and helpful, and the free breakfast took care of our morning hunger. It is also... More 

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Melaque, Mexico
16 reviews 16 reviews
12 hotel reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 15, 2014

A good budget hotel.Located close to a variety of restaurants.There is also a mall within walking distance.We paid about 90.00 (CAA discount) and this is a comparative bargain in Thunder Bay.Would definitely stay here again.

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Hamilton, Canada
3 reviews 3 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 8, 2014

My boyfriend and I needed a place to stay in Thunder Bay. Searched around for an affordable hotel as we we're just driving through. Econo Lodge was only $98+ tax, was clean, carried free wifi and complimentary breakfast. Definitely a high 3.5 Star, great little hotel & we will stay here again if need be.

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Address: 686 Memorial Avenue, Thunder Bay, Ontario P7B 3Z5, Canada
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Location: Canada > Ontario > Thunder Bay
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Hotel Class:2 star — Econo Lodge 2*
Number of rooms: 48
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Econo Lodge Thunder Bay, Ontario
Thunder Bay Econo Lodge

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