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Econo Lodge Inn & Suites Old Saybrook

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1750 Boston Post Road, Old Saybrook, CT 06475 (Formerly Sandpiper Inn)
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Ranked #7 of 8 Hotels in Old Saybrook
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3 of 5 stars
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Is so kind and helpful! Remembered me from last time which was quite a long time ago. Check in was super quick and hassle free. Room was clean and comfortable free WiFi and quiet. I saw nothing wrong with this hotel at all and will without a doubt be back every time I visit the area.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My wife and I decided to make a quick overnight trip to Old Saybrook and we decided to try this motel instead of our regular spot. First, it's really close to I-95. Second, it's very inexpensive. Third, you get what you pay for. If you're looking for a clean, inexpensive place, it's worth the money. Bring your own pillow, soap,... More 

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Portland, Maine
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 10, 2014

The place looks ok on the outside. The smell in the lobby is bad but get a whiff of the stairwell- OMG. This place is "pet friendly" which I guess means feel free to let your animals pee wherever. Beside the urine, there's the smell of carpet cleaners. It's truly awful. The staff was polite. The location was convenient but... More 

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Sewell, New Jersey
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 1, 2014

This review is for those travelers with children who are used to some level of quality in their hotels. Seeing that 85% of people recommended this hotel we arrived with (what we thought were realistic) expectations given this is a Econo-lodge . This review will be fair with both positive and negative attributes. OUR ROOM: We reserved a Suite. The... More 

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Newtown, Connecticut
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2014

My husband and I stayed at Econo Lodge recently and when entered the room it had a bad smell. The room was very hot so when we started the air conditioner it was broke. We called the front desk and the employee stated we have remote to start it. We entered the bathroom and found black hairs on the floor... More 

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Concord, New Hampshire
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 21, 2013

Location is excellent, either on/off I95 or to downtown Old Saybrook or further east to Clinton and Madison. Park-like setting, well lit, ample parking. Elevator for 2nd and 3rd floor right next to front desk. Free WiFi with password. Bedroom was large and spacious enough for 2 queen size beds, the lighting however was minimal and can use some additions.... More 

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Baltimore, Maryland
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 21, 2013

This is a convenient hotel with fair prices. I stayed here for one night after driving for 8 hours. The hotel is easy to find getting off the highway. The desk clerk was extremely helpful even though it was late at night. I received quick service and was in my room no problem. The room was standard but clean and... More 

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Suffolk County NY
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2013

Wow, we stayed here on recommendation from others. Had we known what this hotel was like, I would have paid triple to stay in another hotel. They have some nerve charging the money they did for this dump. First of all, our room smelled so musty, and my kids room smelled like pot. The bathroom was so dirty, I cringed... More 

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San Antonio, Texas, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 30, 2012

I was going to get hit by Hurricane Sandy so I decided to rent a room at a hotel just in case. I was recommended this hotel and all i can say is I will always stay at this hotel during a Hurricane. The minute I walked in I new it would be a good stay because the maids and... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 18, 2012

First stop to New England from new York and a handy location, just off the freeway. Staff are welcoming, rooms are clean and tidy, with all amenities. Free breakfast served next to the lobby,perfectly adequate, with a good choice of cereals, pastries and of course coffee.

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