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Econo Lodge Inn & Suites

2.0 of 5 Hotel   |   201 Inyokern Road, Ridgecrest, CA 93555
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Ranked #5 of 13 Hotels in Ridgecrest
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3 of 5 stars reviewed 3 weeks ago
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San Diego, California
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62 reviews 62 reviews
23 hotel reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We needed a place to stay for one night for our drive on Hwy. 395 and somewhere that accepted small pets. The Econo Lodge fit the bill, and it provided reasonable accommodations at a reasonable price. There is a nice fenced in grassy area for pets to run around. The room was basic but clean. The bathroom was mostly clean,... More 

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Sacramento, CA
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26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Pretty basic accommodations, but if you need to stay in the area, there isn't much choice. My only comparison would be to the Clarion in Ridgecrest. I won't compare it to other hotels I've stayed in because if you're in Ridgecrest, your alternative would not be a much nicer hotel in Boston. Spartan accommodations with virtually no amenities other than... More 

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Rekha1, Owner at Econo Lodge Inn & Suites, responded to this review

Allegro, Thank you for the review. We are an Economy brand motel. So, I was pleasantly surprised that you compared us with a Full service brand like Clarion. Clarion, charges lot more for rooms than we do. Our focus is to provide best value. In fact, we were approved to be Ramada or Comfort. These brands wanted much higher rate... More 

Joshua Tree
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96 reviews 96 reviews
24 hotel reviews
82 helpful votes 82 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 18, 2014

Ridgecrest's Econo Lodge is a good choice if you're on a budget. Rooms are clean, kept up, and front desk staff are helpful and professional. Don't expect four star accommodations and you won't be disappointed. Their breakfasts are very basic, but if you can get by with a banana, hotel waffle, toast, or mini-muffin and coffee, you're set. Breakfast begins... More 

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Westminster, California
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29 reviews 29 reviews
11 hotel reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 15, 2014

If you are looking for a large, clean, comfortable, reasonably priced room at a hotel with a friendly and helpful staff, you could pay more but you will not be any more satisfied than if you stayed here. Located across the street from the main gate of China Lake Naval Air Weapons Station, the hotel is conveniently located to anything... More 

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Rekha1, Owner at Econo Lodge Inn & Suites, responded to this review

Dear rehclass , Thank you for your kind review. Hopefully we provided the feeling of home away from home, for you and your family. I know, when I stay at a hotel/motel, my experience is enhanced when I get the feeling of home away from home. We hope to see you soon ! Regards, G. H. Popat More 

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8 reviews 8 reviews
5 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 13, 2014

Older but very clean and quiet. Loved the fenced grassy area for my two Schnauzers.Felt safe and liked the frig and microwave in the room. Good value but we did not eat free breakfast but it was offered, the usual. Staff was friendly and efficient. Only negative was slow internet.

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Rekha1, Owner at Econo Lodge Inn & Suites, responded to this review

Thank you very much for your kind review. We firmly believe that dogs are man's (woman's), best friends. So, we have provided separate area for dogs to walk and do their "business". We are one of the few places in town that welcome pets. In addition, we dare not forget the dog owners !! It appears that you stayed at... More 

Laguna Niguel, California
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24 reviews 24 reviews
8 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 11, 2014

Room was large and had a pull out couch. Front office staff was very nice and the maids were prompt and did a good job...I have a puppy and he loved it too, they have a fenced in area for pets to do their business. Its out of the way but i would stay there again...

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Rekha1, Owner at Econo Lodge Inn & Suites, responded to this review

Thank you very much for your vote of confidence. We try hard to meet the needs of pets and their owners. However, we are not perfect. So, during your future visits, if something is not right; please let front office know. Our front office is empowered to take care of most of the problems. Hope to see you soon!! More 

Ramona, CA
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13 reviews 13 reviews
6 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 14, 2014

Clean, comfortable, easy to find. Breakfast was OK. First time at this location, everything was fine. We will stay here again when we come this way. This was a great value for the money. Good place to stay.

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Rekha1, Owner at Econo Lodge Inn & Suites, responded to this review

Thank you very much for realizing the value proposition. We were approved to become Ramada or Comfort. However, we would have pay higher royalties; therefore increase our rates. Instead we chose to remain Econo Lodge and provide the best value in town. Hope to see you soon!! More 

Foresthill, California, United States
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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2014

Myself and husband and another couple traveling from auburn ca to Utah pulled in here for an overnight when we discovered our starter had gone out on our 2009 Harley we found a place to repair it but we also needed the rooms for one more night for both couples they gave us the rooms at a discounted rate and... More 

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Rekha1, Owner at Econo Lodge Inn & Suites, responded to this review

Pam, Thank you very much for your kind review. Sorry to reply little late. We know how it feels to breakdown in a strange town, than walk in to a hotel/motel you have never stayed in. Our front desk staff is trained to assist the travelers any way they can. Hope to see you soon! More 

Takehara-shi HIROSHIMA, Japan
2 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 6, 2014

I stayed at this motel for 1 night on my way to Lone Pine. The room was well cleaned and also smooth wifi connection let me do what I needed to do without any frustration. Good accommodation.

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Leicester, United Kingdom
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22 reviews 22 reviews
10 hotel reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 27, 2014

This hotel has won a number of accolades and it's not difficult to see why. The staff were extremely welcoming and helpful, with good recommendations of local restaurants to eat, the room was clean and comfortable with excellent wifi connection, and breakfast was good. Great value for money.

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Address: 201 Inyokern Road, Ridgecrest, CA 93555
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Location: United States > California > California Desert > Ridgecrest
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:2 star — Econo Lodge Inn & Suites 2*
Number of rooms: 86
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