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Econo Lodge - East Hartford

1.5 of 5 Hotel   |   490 Main Street, East Hartford, CT 06108
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  • Location
    3 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    2 of 5 stars
  • Service
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    2.5 of 5 stars
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1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 21, 2013

This isn't the prettiest hotel with the best amenities, but I knew that going in. It was a cheap option when I stayed in town overnight, exactly the way I expected. The room was clean, the staff was friendly; the only thing I was disappointed by was the "free breakfast", which consisted of orange juice and doughnuts. Not even toast?

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Ian G, Director of Sales at Econo Lodge - East Hartford, responded to this review

Dear Sylvie, Many thanks for your review of Econo Lodge East Hartford. We are so glad the hear that you found the rooms clean and our staff friendly, and we thank you for staying with us! All the best, Ian Gordon Sales Manager Econo Lodge East Hartford More

Bellevue, Nebraska
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39 reviews 39 reviews
19 hotel reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2013

Had to spend a quick night in Hartford, and this was the most affordable combination of price and rating. It's a bit off the beaten path (which is less desirable) but not too remote. Check in was quick and pleasant. As with so many hotels nowadays, this one has no lift, and even with overnight luggage, a second floor was... More

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Ian G, Director of Sales at Econo Lodge - East Hartford, responded to this review

Dear guest, We appreciate you taking the time to share your feedback with other travelers on TripAdvisor. If you should happen to stay with us again, please feel free to request one of our room types that comes with a microwave and mini-fridge. They generally are available and are an excellent value. Thank you for staying with us, and please... More

Washington DC, District of Columbia
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25 reviews 25 reviews
13 hotel reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2013

I'm going to lead with the positives: the room was clean. And basically furnished. If I was aware of a microwave and fridge when I booked the room months in advance I had forgotten by the time we arrived--so these were pleasant surprises. There was also plenty of hot water. And the location was convenient to I-91. Within sight of... More

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Ian G, Director of Sales at Econo Lodge - East Hartford, responded to this review

Dear Terry, Thank you for your detailed feedback from your stay at Econo Lodge East Hartford. We are pleased that you found our location to be convenient (close to dining options and offering easy access to the highway). Thank you for keeping in mind the great value that we offer here; it would be our pleasure to serve you again... More

New York City, New York
1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 20, 2013

i looked this hotel by using trip advisory, i was a bit confused to have there because of the reviews i had seen here before getting the room. i had to see someone at Pratt & Whitny and it was the closest place to say. upon arrival ,it looks ok more than average . i already had reservation , so... More

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Ian G, Director of Sales at Econo Lodge - East Hartford, responded to this review

Dear Nunez, Thank you for your review. I am so glad to hear that Econo Lodge East Hartford suited your needs as a great value for an overnight stay close to Pratt & Whitney. We hope to see you again in the future! Sincerely, Ian Gordon Sales Manager Econo Lodge East Hartford More

Mountain Lakes, New Jersey
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7 reviews 7 reviews
3 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 1, 2013

Other negative reviews nearly scared me off, but I was pleasantly surprised for the most part. Room was spacious A Cleanliness was typical B- TV, fridge, microwave worked A Easy chair besides two chairs at table was a bonus A Bedding deficiencies noted in other reviews C Bathroom functional, hot water adequate B+ Room heating was not too effective C-... More

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Ian G, Director of Sales at Econo Lodge - East Hartford, responded to this review

Dear Rich, We greatly appreciate your detailed feedback regarding your stay at Econo Lodge East Hartford. Thank you for mentioning the great value that we offer in such close proximity to downtown Hartford, and the convenience of the nearby bus stop! Please keep us in mind the next time you return to the greater Hartford area. Thank you, Ian Gordon... More

New Hampshire
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15 reviews 15 reviews
14 hotel reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 15, 2013

Stayed here on our way out and again on oour return trip. The hotel is very basic.....with no frills...we were given a two bedroom suite both visits that made our stay so much more comfortable. The rooms are old but clean, the location is ideal, and we were not charged for the extra days for parking caused by our 3... More

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Ian G, Director of Sales at Econo Lodge - East Hartford, responded to this review

Dear guest, Thank you for posting feedback about your stay on TripAdvisor. We are glad to hear that you enjoyed the suite and found our location to be ideal. Please keep us in mind if your future travels bring you back to the greater Hartford area! Sincerely, Ian Gordon Sales Manager Econo Lodge East Hartford More

Shelby, Montana
Top Contributor
54 reviews 54 reviews
18 hotel reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed November 10, 2012

This place has seen its better days. Our room was very roomy but somewhat worn. The carpet was threat bare. The ceiling of the bathroom had a large water stain. The toilet flushed only if you hold the handle down. The sheets on the bed were too small so they could not be tucked in under the mattress. The breakfast... More

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Newburgh, New York
1 review
1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2012

Stayed here this past saturday night.. First off would not flush when i called attendant it took forever for them to send someone. When he arrived he was very disrespectful and bothered by having to come plunge the toilet to make it flush. Second off the room was dirty.. Carpet had numerous burns all over.. Bathroom was also not clean...... More

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Tampa, Florida
1 review
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 9, 2012

I had a last minute meeting that I absolutely had to attend in CT and decided to stay here because it was the closest (and i couldn't see myself paying $115 for a night stay!!) My room was clean, and the bathroom was clean! I had to get last minute documents in order and the wifi was excellent. But the... More

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Torrington, Connecticut
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 18, 2012

After reading the previous reviews I was a little worried about staying here. But I found that it was not as bad as some of these reviews say. While an older property it was not in that bad of shape. I stayed in room 102 I believe which was in the back in the the far corner. The room was... More

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Also Known As:
Econo Lodge East Hartford
East Hartford Econo Lodge
Address: 490 Main Street, East Hartford, CT 06108
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Location: United States > Connecticut > East Hartford
Amenities:
Business Center with Internet Access Free Breakfast Free Parking Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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Ranked #4 of 5 hotels in East Hartford
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Hotel Class:1.5 star — Econo Lodge - East Hartford 1.5*
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