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Econo Lodge Colonie Center Mall

2.0 of 5 Motel   |   1630 Central Avenue, Albany, NY 12205
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Ranked #27 of 49 Hotels in Albany
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3 of 5 stars reviewed 1 week ago
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3.5 of 5 stars
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Dover, New Hampshire
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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 hotel reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

Went in, check in was quick and the people at the counter were very friendly. However, when I went into my room (after 4pm) the room wasn't clean from the previous stayer. BUT. I went out to dinner, hung out with a friend, and when I came back that night, the room was perfect! I would recommend this place if... More

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Sorel-Tracy
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7 hotel reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Hi, I appreciate my stay at this motel, We had a very large room with a queen bed. The room was clean samething for the restroom. We had a free continental breakfast that was nice located in a very well decorated reception office. I recommended that motel if you got to stay in Albany.

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Mt. Bethel, PA
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 hotel reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This hotel is not bad for the price. It was clean, but they definitely can improve. The bedsheet had a cigarette burn hole, it was the first apparent defect. The fitness room needs to be revamped. It definitely is not inviting.

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Sault Ste. Marie, Michigan, United States
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My husband and I were traveling thru to Bar Harbor, Maine. We never make reservations while traveling. It was time to get off the road and we happened to stop there and we were not dissappointed at all. Very clean rooms, nice staff. good breakfast and great price.

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Halifax, Canada
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14 reviews 14 reviews
6 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 5, 2014

After checking in in a very tired state we were very disappointed in this particular Econolodge. We have stayed at many others with great results. the hotel information indicated it was newly renovated this was a great disappointment. Fridge had mould growing on the door door was dirty, Room door did not fit properly as photos will show. Chair in... More

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Carlisle, United Kingdom
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41 reviews 41 reviews
41 hotel reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 22, 2014

clean bedding and towels,so ok.but smelled a bit odd,carpets rather grubby,all a bit dated.breakfast was limited in choice (nothing hot),and watched over by unfriendly staff.so overall an average motel stay.

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new york
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120 reviews 120 reviews
37 hotel reviews
153 helpful votes 153 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 16, 2014

My third stay here over the last year. I booked a room for a Friday night a few days ahead of time when every room in Albany seemed to be sold out. A king room was $10 cheaper then a double so I took it. Room was big, clean, furnishings ok. We were on 2nd floor and although the hotel... More

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Redford, MI
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43 reviews 43 reviews
14 hotel reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 15, 2014

We stayed here because of the price. I had read the reviews and was very nervous about the condition of the place when we arrived. We didn't experience anything that I read in the reviews that made me nervous. Also, the WiFi in our room worked great. The sheets on the bed were very worn, but appeared clean. The room... More

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Hudson, NC
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51 reviews 51 reviews
24 hotel reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 12, 2014

If you want a cheap room in albany that is "clean" this is your place. Friendly staff. Close to places to eat. Room needs serious renovating compared to other motels in price range though. Also after spending the night in about 20 motels in the past few months this is the first one where I heard noises through the walls.

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Winsted
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3 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 8, 2014

This is the 3rd time we have stayed here. It is convenient to where we want to go. The bed is comfortable, the room was clean. The breakfast is limited in choices but is kept well stocked. Pleasant staff, check-in and check-out were handled quickly. The rooms have been updated. The hallways and sidewalk areas are in need of painting... More

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Address: 1630 Central Avenue, Albany, NY 12205
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Location: United States > New York > Albany
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:2 star — Econo Lodge Colonie Center Mall 2*
Number of rooms: 101
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