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Econo Lodge Monterey Fairgrounds

2.0 of 5 Motel   |   2042 N. Fremont St., Monterey, CA 93940
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Ranked #52 of 53 hotels in Monterey
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  • Location
    3 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    2.5 of 5 stars
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    2.5 of 5 stars
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    2.5 of 5 stars
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    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3 of 5 stars
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Bergen, Norway
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80 reviews 80 reviews
24 hotel reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Stayed one night on our way to San Francisco, and was satisfied with the service given. The breakfast was in the small lobby (only three seats available), and offered nothing special. Did not use the pool since it was a cold day, the rooms were spacious, and had a kitchenette which was a bonus. Had to pay a quarter for... More

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Kolkata (Calcutta), India
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8 reviews 8 reviews
6 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

If you are not ready to spend a lot of extra bucks to buy all princely comforts during your stay at Monterey Seaside and rather you would prefer to stay near the very happening Fremont St. with lots of different options to eat, drink and have fun, the Econo Lodge is a good choice for you. Service is so so... More

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Miami, Florida
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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed April 28, 2014

Arriving at night to Monterey, CA looking for a hotel through Hotels.com we decided for the Econo Lodge Monterey Fairgrounds . The price was $ 189 per night and for that price we imagined the hotel should be very good. Upon arrival we found out that it was a really cheap place. Dirty - we even found food left over... More

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2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed April 21, 2014

We stayed one night on the drive between LA and San Francisco. The biggest issue we had was the walls are tissue paper thin to the point where we could have joined in next door's conversation. We did request a room change, but none were available. TV and amenities were ok, the bathroom was tired but useable. Ample free parking,... More

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Oakley, California
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed February 9, 2014

My reservation was from Thur through Monday. A day before I found out I would not be checking out on Monday, but on Sunday, but I needed the room Wed. When I got there they said I could not switch the days. So I ended paying for Wed. If your into shopping on tv then this is the place for... More

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9 reviews 9 reviews
3 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 22, 2014

I'm a hotel snob, if you will. My 3 year old daughter and I stayed here one night. For an inexpensive budget motel I was quite pleased. Staying in a cheaper motel I can point out numerous obvious problems which most of them have, but overall my stay was very good. Pros: Rooms equipped with desk, table & chairs, fridge,... More

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Ponte Vedra Beach, Fl.
1 review
1 of 5 stars Reviewed January 16, 2014

Stayed here in August of 2013 for one night...thank goodness that was all. The entire property was filthy including the room which looked like it had been redone in 1975. The hotel room door was extremely unsafe and a party of some sort went on in the parking lot below our room until 2:39 in the morning. Dirty bathroom with... More

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Templeton, California
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 4, 2014

the manager wasn't nosy or rude and let me be instead of staring at the door and calling the room everytime i smoked a cigarette outside or had my sister come over. which has happened. the room was alright. there werent crackeheads walking around either which was nice

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Bucharest, Bucuresti, Romania
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40 reviews 40 reviews
23 hotel reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 29, 2013 via mobile

A good price value stay. Location is not the best if your stay is focused on Monterey. Staff is friendly and rooms are decently clean. Free wireless internet available. Noisy for the rooms close to the main street which has high traffic all night long.

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Rochford, United Kingdom
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9 reviews 9 reviews
3 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 1, 2013

My husband and I, with two friends, had the misfortune to book a stay in this hotel. The carpet in Rm# 133 was absolutely disgusting. Our friends' room was no better. I came out of the shower walked across it and my feet were black. The pool area was dirty and I have no doubt a health hazard. The water... More

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Address: 2042 N. Fremont St., Monterey, CA 93940
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Location: United States > California > Monterey Peninsula > Monterey
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:2 star — Econo Lodge Monterey Fairgrounds 2*
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Econolodge Monterey Fairgrounds
Monterey Econo Lodge

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Business Center with Internet Access Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Kitchenette Swimming Pool Wheelchair access
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