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Econo Lodge

2.0 of 5 Motel   |   1705 Columbus Parkway, Opelika, AL 36804
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Ranked #9 of 15 hotels in Opelika
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  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Location
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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The Great State of Maine
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20 reviews 20 reviews
15 hotel reviews
56 helpful votes 56 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 4, 2013

The picture on the ad is taken from the most flattering angle. This is a sad little property way out on the outskirts of Opelika with the absolute minimum of frills. Room is dark, dreary and very small, we'd feel absolutely claustrophobic if the ceilings weren't taller than normal. Bare bones bathroom with thin towels. Paint obviously touched up (with... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 20, 2013

We stayed here to attend the Auburn A Day game. My husband left his wedding band and watch in a drawer in the room and we received a call from Shovana at the front desk while we were at the game. Crystal had found the items when she came to clean the room. And turned them in... He had not... More

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Buford, Georgia
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60 reviews 60 reviews
21 hotel reviews
42 helpful votes 42 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 27, 2012

If you aren't expecting much and just want a cheap motel for one night, this place is not too bad. It's older but it's fairly well maintained an kept clean. We stayed one night while traveling I-65 and since it was only 6000 Choice points, the price was right. We really had no complaints until 7:30 in the morning the... More

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2 reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 2, 2012 via mobile

Great, little value motel.Clean and friendly staff. No complaints! This is a no frills place, but much better than some nearby. We come here to attend Auburn football games and some hotels are way overpriced for much less.

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Chicago
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10 reviews 10 reviews
3 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 20, 2012

So far, so good. The room is old and outdated, but it is clean. The staff has been friendly. You get what you pay for, but this room has a microwave, fridge, and FREE Wifi. It is located on a very busy street, and is hard to get out of, but for the price, we can deal with it.

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Myrtle Beach, South Carolina
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64 reviews 64 reviews
25 hotel reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2012

I stayed here over night in one of the outside rooms. The room had a microwave & fridge which I like. The bed was comfortable enough, clean bedding. The bathroom had a few hairs on the floor, but no maid is perfect. The tub was clean and I was able to take a nice hot bath after a long drive.... More

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Muldrow, Oklahoma
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85 reviews 85 reviews
22 hotel reviews
61 helpful votes 61 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 11, 2012 via mobile

Stopped here just to sleep and shower while traveling. Good service, friendly staff. The rooms are ok, clean but if you look you can find flaws. Bed ok, bathroom ok, breakfast is toast and cereal. Had a microwave and fridge in the room. I paid 50 for a king room, free wifi

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Chicago, Illinois
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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 20, 2011

I usually stay near Auburn University or near Exit 58 on I85 during game-days but for the florida game I could not find rooms available in that area. So I checked with this for the first time. During the reservation, I requested for a non smoking room but it was not available. So I was forced by myself to take... More

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alabama
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45 reviews 45 reviews
9 hotel reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2011 via mobile

We have stayed here several times as Opelika is the next closest city to our Alma mater, Auburn Unversity. We spend over half as much money staying here, with a short drive to campus. Clean, wifi, continental breakfast. Owners are Aubur Graduates!!!!

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New Orleans, Louisiana
2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 9, 2011

I was drawn by the Interstate billboards. $39/night?! Really? In 2011? I was a little put off by appearances at first, but decided to pull in anyway. I am glad I did! The lady at the desk was extremely helpful. My room was nothing to brag about, but much more than I would expect for $39/night. I don't know what... More

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Address: 1705 Columbus Parkway, Opelika, AL 36804
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Location: United States > Alabama > Opelika
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Free Breakfast Swimming Pool Wheelchair access
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Ranked #9 of 15 hotels in Opelika
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Hotel Class:2 star — Econo Lodge 2*
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