We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Econo Lodge Metro

Hotel website
Hotel deals
6800 Lee Hwy., Arlington, VA 22213
Special Offer
Choice Privileges Points
Econo Lodge Metro
Best prices for your stay
Enter dates for best prices
Check In Check Out
Show Prices
Compare best prices from top travel sites
and 9 more sites!
Ranked #22 of 48 Hotels in Arlington
A recent review
4 of 5 stars reviewed 1 week ago
PicaPauAdmirer Atlanta, Georgia
Add Your Review

165 reviews from our community

Traveler rating
    45
    90
    24
    3
    3
See reviews for
55
43
13
24
Rating summary
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
Traveler tips help you choose the right room.   Room tips (35)
Date | Rating
  • English first
  • French first
  • German first
  • Italian first
  • Portuguese first
  • Spanish first
  • Any
English first
  • All months
    (165)
  • Mar-May only
    (45)
  • Jun-Aug only
    (48)
  • Sep-Nov only
    (53)
  • Dec-Feb only
    (19)
All months
Atlanta, Georgia
Senior Reviewer
10 reviews 10 reviews
7 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

If this hotel were a rental car, it would be a no-frills compact that does its job well. I came to DC for 4 days' of meetings in different parts of DC. I work for a charity and need to keep costs down while being sure that I can do good work during the day. This place was very good... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
Buenos Aires, Argentina
Senior Contributor
44 reviews 44 reviews
12 hotel reviews
120 helpful votes 120 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 14, 2015

Now, this is tough review. I had read lots of reviews before choosing this hotel, and then had my own experience. And the best way to summarize it is to say: Great Budget Hotel, but acknowledge some facts and keep your expectations real! Then you will not get dissapointed. This is a great hotel with many pros: It has a... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes 16
econometro, General Manager at Econo Lodge Metro, responded to this review

Thank you for taking time and writing such a detailed and comprehensive review about Econo Lodge Metro We give the utmost importance to our guest comments as they help us improve, and continually enable us to provide the best guest experience possible. Perhaps this is the reason we are so successful in achieving our goals . We do admit being... More 

2 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 10, 2014

Simple with its' style and furniture.Nothing fancy but still you get whatever you need. Staff was nice and helpful. Restaurants at outside helped a lot. You need to walk to metro stations for almost 15 mins. Economic for short business trips.

Was this review helpful? Yes 2
econometro, General Manager at Econo Lodge Metro, responded to this review

Nice experience, Simple, clean and basic what we are and we are so glad you decided to stay with us. Thank you for taking the time to write a review and for letting others know that they'll be making the right choice when they choose the Econo Lodge Metro while visiting Arlington, Washington DC area. More 

New York City
Senior Contributor
30 reviews 30 reviews
28 hotel reviews
43 helpful votes 43 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 24, 2014

Stayed at the Econo Lodge Metro for two weeks back in August. Property is 8-10 minute walk from East Falls Church Metro station via a bike trail up the hill from the station .It is approx. 20 minute ride into downtown D.C. a little longer to the Mall and the Smithsonian museums. No safety issues- the path is well-lit at... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes 2
econometro, General Manager at Econo Lodge Metro, responded to this review

Thank you for your such a thorough review of our hotel. I am so glad you enjoyed staying with us. We certainly enjoyed having you here. Econo lodge metro is the best choice, in this area when it comes to economy lodging. it does offer a lot of bang for your buck. With all of the complimentary amenities including 24... More 

West Hartford, CT
Senior Contributor
32 reviews 32 reviews
19 hotel reviews
44 helpful votes 44 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 17, 2014

My son and I visited on November 15-16. It was very convenient to Washington DC. It is about 15 minutes from National Airport unless there is traffic. It is an 8-10 minute walk to the East Falls Church metro along a bike path. There is a ton of parking at the metro if you do not want to walk. The... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes 2
econometro, General Manager at Econo Lodge Metro, responded to this review

Thank you for your such a nice" review! I'm glad our hotel had everything you and your son needed for your stay, and more.I truly appreciate your feedback regarding your recent stay with us .I agree our property has great location and is very convenient for a budgeted traveler .. Please think of us for another stay the next time... More 

Canberra, Australia
Contributor
12 reviews 12 reviews
5 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 8, 2014

A three level older style motel located approx 600 metres along bike path from East Falls Church Metro station making it easy to commute into central Washington. Although facing a busy road, our room was acceptably quiet. Included continental breakfast was simple but adequate. Lack of an elevator could be a problem for those with mobility issues. Old style mixer... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
econometro, General Manager at Econo Lodge Metro, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to review our hotel and to let us know of ways that we can create a better experience for our guests. I apologize that the stay was not perfect but I am happy to see that you still had an enjoyable time while with us. We have reviewed your comments and are making necessary... More 

Gastonia, North Carolina
Senior Contributor
21 reviews 21 reviews
5 hotel reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 6, 2014

This is a basic hotel with a clean, basic room. There is no coffee maker in the room but there is a microwave & refrigerator. The room was large enough and not too tiny. Staff was very friendly. It was about a 10 minute walk to the Metro in a nice neighborhood although the actual hotel is on a main... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
econometro, General Manager at Econo Lodge Metro, responded to this review

Thank you for a fantastic review. We are glad that you enjoyed your stay with us thoroughly, and it even excites us more when you mention comming back.Certainly, we would love to have you our guest again. Econo Lodge Metro is a small budget hotel but we never comprmise at service and quality , Our experienced and dedicated staff work... More 

Charleston, South Carolina
Senior Reviewer
10 reviews 10 reviews
3 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2014

Last Spring i led a small group of teenagers in touring Washington, DC. We wanted a hotel that was near the metro and none were better, for the price, than the Econo Lodge. It is a quick, no more than five minutes, walk to the metro station This walk is also well lit and in a great part of town.... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
econometro, General Manager at Econo Lodge Metro, responded to this review

Thank you for letting us know of your experience while staying with your group during the last spring. I am glad you liked our convenient location. However it appears that breakfast items were not up to your liking , I wish we had the opportunity to address them while you were with us. We take all of our guests feedback... More 

Knoxville, Tennessee
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 29, 2014

I was working in DC and decided to drive to save time and money. This property is near the E. Falls Church metro, inexpensive, clean, and comfortable. It was basic but met my needs: A place to stay, an easy access to transport to downtown, and good WiFi to work in the room. It is not luxurious and doesn't pretend... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
econometro, General Manager at Econo Lodge Metro, responded to this review

Thank you for a very nice review. It seems you had a great visit and stay with us, and we feel honored being part of this. Our pledge is to provide clean , comfortable and safe lodging to our patrons. It appears from your comments that we were able to contribute to you happiness, by keeping our pledge . We... More 

Senior Contributor
37 reviews 37 reviews
15 hotel reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 26, 2014 via mobile

We recently spent 3 nights at the hotel. The hotel is nice and is very convenient to the metro station. It was nice to be able to keep the car parked and walk to the metro via the bike path, which is roughly a 10 min walk. It is well lit and heavily traveled in the morning, be mindful of... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
econometro, General Manager at Econo Lodge Metro, responded to this review

What an impressive review! Our entire team takes pride in the level of service we provide to all of our guests and we constantly search for ways to improve.I am happy to know that the most aspect of our property and staff met your expectations and that you felt comfortable with the cleanliness of the room .Anne is fantastic and... More 

Questions? Get answers from hotel staff and past guests. Ask a question

40 photos of this hotel

Traveler photos: See what travelers like you saw

Viewed
All traveler photos (11)
Viewed
Hotel & grounds (2)
Viewed
Bathroom (2)
Viewed
Room/suite (2)
Viewed
View from room (1)
Viewed
Other (4)

Management photos: Courtesy of the property manager

Viewed
All management photos (29)
Viewed
Hotel & grounds (4)
Viewed
View from room (1)
Viewed
Room/suite (2)
Viewed
Other (22)
Hotels you might also like...
Check In Check Out
Price Your Stay

Amenities

Questions? Get answers from hotel staff and past guests. Ask a question