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Econo Lodge Colonie Center Mall

2.0 of 5 Motel   |   1630 Central Avenue, Albany, NY 12205
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3 of 5 stars reviewed 5 days ago
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 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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new york
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118 reviews 118 reviews
36 hotel reviews
142 helpful votes 142 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

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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14 hotel reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

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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44 reviews 44 reviews
20 hotel reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

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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5 reviews 5 reviews
3 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

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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Burtonsville, Maryland
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19 reviews 19 reviews
6 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We arrived without a reservation on a Friday night, and the Front Desk Clerk was very attentive, excellent customer service, she helped us to secure a stay until Sunday. (This was an unexpected emergency trip). Room and bathroom were cleaned, but this is a hotel that needs some updating. Cleaning staff didn't speak English, but were very friendly and did... More

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Helpful reception. Clean reception area. Room was clean and quiet. Beds were ok. Bathroom was ok with a good shower. Breakfast was very limited. Add some more variety. No tea available. Location is ok.

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Arlington Texas
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13 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 13, 2014

This hotel is in no way fancy. The breakfast is cold cereal, bagels and donuts. The room is clean and very simple. The staff wants to do well but seem like they have a lot on their plate with kids after school. There is no computer, the internet connection kinda sucks (only works well if your in the office). However... More

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Truro, Massachusetts
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5 reviews 5 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 30, 2014

great price, clean, friendly staff nothing fancy, good stopover while travelling. Easy to find off of I 90 from both directions. Take 87 N off I 90 then Exit 2 W. Its a short distance on left. Stayed twice so far, will stay again.

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new york
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11 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed April 27, 2014

We got into our hotel room and they didn't even have the heat turned on for us, as they knew what time we would arrive and we were froze. It took a while to warm the room up. The clock did not work. one floor lamp was broken, there were ants all over in the bathroom and the vanity room... More

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Loveland
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19 hotel reviews
34 helpful votes 34 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed March 22, 2014

Stayed here 1 night, the bathroom toilet kept running all night because the faucet washer to old, the toilet moves because the floor seal is old, the bath drips all night because that faucet washer is old, the base of the shower curtain has mould on it and the heater only works on high. Clearly management doesn't care about this... More

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Address: 1630 Central Avenue, Albany, NY 12205
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Location: United States > New York > Albany
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Hotel Class:2 star — Econo Lodge Colonie Center Mall 2*
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