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Econo Lodge Colonie Center Mall

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1630 Central Avenue, Albany, NY 12205
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Reno
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211 reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 10, 2015

I had been seeing Albany all day and had a very smooth check in to a downstairs smoking room towards the back. The room was clean and fresh with adequate bath linens with a selection of amenities (shampoo etc.) supplied. The room had a frig, microwave and coffee maker. The bed was comfortable and good internet. Check out was also... More 

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Englewood
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15 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 27, 2015

At what I paid for one night here, I was absolutely expecting the worst - but I got a scrupulously clean room, a comfortable, firm bed, good wifi and a decent continental breakfast. The staff was pleasant, and the rooms seemed to be given out with empty ones in between, which made for a very quiet night. There were several... More 

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Lake Placid, New York
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26 reviews
21 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 16, 2015

This was the third time I have stayed at this Econo Lodge in Colonie, NY. There are 5 other motels in the immediate vicinity, but this Econo Lodge is my favorite. The sheets and towels were immaculate and soft. The bed was very comfortable. The carpet looked brand new and was clean. The continental breakfast was adequate and appreciated. I... More 

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Niagara Falls, Canada
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49 reviews
8 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed November 7, 2015 via mobile

This was the worst hotel I've ever stayed in. The bed was like sleeping on a piece of wood. It was super hard and uncomfortable. The tv was old and most channels were static. At 5am a very loud alarm went off that lasted several minutes. The bathroom floor was not clean. The only redeeming quality is that it's decently... More 

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Chesterfield, MO
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289 reviews
106 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 328 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 18, 2015

The motel with a split personality: dumpy looking from the outside, but large nice rooms inside! The lobby was nice and checkin was fast. Outside is dumpy with broken furniture in common areas and rolled up carpet, but room was very large and seemed nice including a refrigerator and two microwaves (OK one didn’t work). AC worked great, internet was... More 

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Atlanta, Georgia
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 11, 2015

Room was large and clean. Bed very comfortable. About one mile from Colonie Center. Exterior stair areas could use new carpeting. Breakfast was free and very basic: cereal, breads and pastries, beverages. Nice staff. Room had microwave and fridge. Was acceptable for the very reasonable price.

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Portland, Ct
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 4, 2015

We stayed at this establishment as a one night layover returning from western NY. We were mostly concerned with affordability and it met our expectations. Two things that others should be aware of are that there are groups of people loitering around this hotel as one review already noted. The other is that this hotel/motel as well as others in... More 

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Ocean Pines, MD
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77 reviews
16 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 60 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 22, 2015

We have been going to Saratoga race track every summer for over 20 years. We stay 20 minutes south of Saratoga for one third of the cost to stay in or near Saratoga. We've tried many hotels located at exit 2 on the Northway. This gives easy access to the highway to Saratoga. This was our first time at the... More 

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New York City, New York
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6 reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 21, 2015 via mobile

We stayed for 1 night. Not the cleanest, but no bugs or mold. Front desk was friendly enough. Sketchy people hanging outside after dark made it a little creepy, but overall we weren't expecting too much more for the price we paid. If your picky stay somewhere else.

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Plainview, New York
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54 reviews
7 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 20, 2015

I was hesitant to book this place after reading some of the reviews, but glad I took the chance for $60 for the nite. It was a great place for a quick nite's sleepover on way up to Vermont. Nothing fancy, but room was clean, updated, bathroom had sink outside of bathroom which was nice, beds were comfortable. Breakfast was... More 

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