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Econo Lodge Downtown

2.0 of 5 Motel   |   714 North Nevada Avenue, Colorado Springs, CO 80903
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Ranked #81 of 105 hotels in Colorado Springs
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3 of 5 stars
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Glenwood Springs, Colorado
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

My stay at the Econo Lodge was a very pleasant experience. The location is centrally located in between downtown, restaurants, shopping and historic sights. The room and bed was very comfortable and most of all best bargain for the room. Front desk agents were very accommodating and friendly toward my needs. I really enjoyed my experience and look forward to... More

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Nederland, Colorado
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41 reviews 41 reviews
4 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 8, 2013 via mobile

I often stay here when I come down to visit my Mom . I get every thing I need , comfortable , clean, safe, WiFi. Convenient to everything . The Staff is helpful the room is clean , I usually arrive very late and they take care of every thing quickly and gave me in my bed in short order.... More

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Gallup, New Mexico
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10 reviews 10 reviews
8 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 5, 2013

We stayed there over Memorial Day for one night on May 24th. The photo doesn't show that it is surrounded by houses. No resturants nearby. The carpet was very stained to our room and old. The motel is old. We thought the walls needed to be cleaned and the hairdryer only worked for a short time. Slim pickings on the... More

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Auckland Region, New Zealand
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37 reviews 37 reviews
23 hotel reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 15, 2013

Well this place is definitely retro, but its also very cheap, has free parking and is close to downtown. However, the internet situation is unclear, whether it works or not, I'll never know, but I was only there for one night. For a night, passing through, having a meeting at the University the next day, it was sufficient. We are... More

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Colorado Springs, Colorado
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 26, 2013

I was very surprised when I read some of the reviews about this hotel. I have been here for a few days now while waiting for an apartment and I have never had better service anywhere. The first time I stepped through the door I was greeted with a smile and careful consideration to make sure I had the accommodations... More

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Hong Kong, China
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53 reviews 53 reviews
50 hotel reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 23, 2013

Excellent location, very close to Colorado College and "downtown" Colorado Springs. First, the rooms do not open into internal hallways. The room doors open to the exterior of the building. Just be aware of that from a security perspective. In addition, the rooms all face the parking lot, increasing the potential for noise. There always seemed to be people standing... More

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Seattle, Washington
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 22, 2012

i was in colorado springs on a expo event tour.Being new to the area i was looking for great food and something to do with colleagues i had no luck until i stop by the front desk for so help .in which i found thanks to a frontdesk attendant named Dee she told me about some great resturants in town... More

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Copperas Cove
4 reviews 4 reviews
3 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 26, 2012

Where to begin? Number one, this place should recieve zero stars. After driving for 13 hours, my friend and I go to check into this place and it took almost an hour for the girl at the desk to key the card for the door. I had reserved a smoking room over 2 weeks in advance and they gave me... More

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Farmer City, Illinois
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30 reviews 30 reviews
10 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 6, 2012 via mobile

Usually choice hotels have standards that ensure you get what you expect from choice hotels. Clean, safe, reliable. this hotel is in a nice neighborhood but is not adding to it. Cramp and old is how I would describe this hotel. I saw substandard wiring in room. AC worked but rattled as did the bathroom fan. Continental breakfast was a... More

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10 hotel reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 2, 2012

Arrived and was immediately turned off by the offensive men around the pool who just stared at me, check-in man checking out the singles websites. Then I get to the room and it was something out of the 50's. Hair in tub, grimy feeling and just plain scary. No fridge, microwave or even a clock, as promised by the 800#... More

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Also Known As:
Econo Lodge Colorado Springs
Colorado Springs Econo Lodge
Address: 714 North Nevada Avenue, Colorado Springs, CO 80903
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Location: United States > Colorado > El Paso County > Colorado Springs
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Ranked #81 of 105 hotels in Colorado Springs
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Hotel Class:2 star — Econo Lodge Downtown 2*
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