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Econo Lodge North

2.0 of 5 Motel   |   178 SW Florida Gateway Dr, Lake City, FL 32024
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Ranked #14 of 27 Hotels in Lake City
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3 of 5 stars reviewed 6 days ago
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    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3.5 of 5 stars
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Key West, Florida
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

My wife and I needed a room in Lake City just for the night of Oct 17 -- preferably close to Interstate 75. After looking across the internet, reading various review sources (starting with Trip Advisor, of course!), I decided upon the Econo Lodge North. I booked it through Priceline, but could have secured the same price through Choice Hotels,... More

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Nirav K, General Manager at Econo Lodge North, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for taking the time to complete our online survey regarding your recent stay at our hotel. Your feedback is very important to us and we can assure you that we will use this information to do everything possible to create an enjoyable experience for each of our guests. We hope to see you again soon! Sincerely,... More

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

One of the worst motels i have ever stayed at, the over spray of disinfectant could not hid the animal urine smell. Have filed a case against the motel with the state of Florida dept.of agriculture consumer complaint division [ unauthorized use of my credit card ] Would run not walk away from this con game.

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Nirav K, General Manager at Econo Lodge North, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for taking the time to complete our online survey regarding your recent stay at our hotel. Your feedback is very important to us and we can assure you that we will use this information to do everything possible to create an enjoyable experience for each of our guests. We hope to see you again soon! Sincerely,... More

Cincinnati
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52 reviews 52 reviews
16 hotel reviews
45 helpful votes 45 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 11, 2014

I never expect much from the lower end of the Choice brands, but this place was way above average. The rooms were recently redone. Pool area was great. Breakfast was Sara Lee carbs, but as expected. Great price. Very friendly. Only downside is when you stay at the low end of the price range you sometimes end up with frightening... More

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Dharini K, General Manager at Econo Lodge North, responded to this review

Dear Guest, We would like to thank you for taking the time to complete our online survey. Feedback from our guests is very important to us and your input helps with our continuing efforts to provide excellent service and a great stay. Thank you so much for your business and we look forward to seeing you in the future. Kind... More

Sanford, Florida
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 2, 2014

This was a lovely hotel. We stayed here for a week. Great access to highway and a short distance to many restaurants. Very quite being so close to highway. The pool is extra huge and beautiful! Our room had a lovely view of it and the grounds. Our room was large and kept very tidy everyday we were there. The... More

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Dear Guest, Thank you for taking the time to complete our online survey regarding your recent stay at our hotel. We very much appreciate and value your feedback and will share it with our team. Your survey responses will serve as encouragement to all of our staff as we strive to continuously improve the quality of our services to provide... More

Spencer, Massachusetts
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3 reviews 3 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2014

I've stayed at this econo lodge before and no problems but this week we needed a room and we're for some reason were charged over 100. Dollars which is way over priced then during the night my daughter and I both got bit by something. Then my husband wakes me to show me bug that was walking on his face.... More

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Nirav K, General Manager at Econo Lodge North, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for taking the time to complete our online survey regarding your recent stay at our hotel. On behalf of our entire team, I would like to apologize for failing to exceed your expectations. Your satisfaction is important to us and we will be using the feedback you provided to make improvements to ensure we offer an... More

Naples, Florida
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7 reviews 7 reviews
3 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2014

Needed a quick place to stay on my drive to Naples. Desk clerk very polite and helpful. Room very clean. The bed was so comfy. Highly recommend for a place to lay your head. And if you're more hungry than the bagels, cereal and juice....there is always a McDonald's down the street :-)

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Dharini K, General Manager at Econo Lodge North, responded to this review

Dear Maria, Thank you for taking the time to complete our online survey regarding your recent stay at our hotel. Your feedback is very important to us and we can assure you that we will use this information to do everything possible to create an enjoyable experience for each of our guests. We hope to see you again soon! Sincerely,... More

Sparta, Georgia
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143 reviews 143 reviews
24 hotel reviews
96 helpful votes 96 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 8, 2014

I recently re-visited this motel and still have fantastic reviews about this place. The people at the front desk are most accomodating and friendly. The rooms are very nice and extremely quiet. I do recommend to request to ask for a room away from the interstate to insure a quiet night's sleep. SWEET DREAMS - AND A GREAT POOL

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Dharini K, General Manager at Econo Lodge North, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for taking the time to fill out our online survey with such positive feedback! I have shared your comments with my staff, and they join me in thanking you for your kind words. We take pride in our hotel and the services we provide and we are so glad you enjoyed your stay. We are looking... More

Dacula, Georgia
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22 reviews 22 reviews
13 hotel reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 6, 2014 via mobile

Stayed one night on our way to catch a cruise. Wasn't bad. Front desk staff was very nice and promptly changed our room when we indicated to room next to us had a barking dog. Room was clean. Breakfast was all packaged foods but still decent enough to get us started.

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Dharini K, Manager at Econo Lodge North, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for taking the time to complete our online survey regarding your recent stay at our hotel. Your feedback is very important to us and we can assure you that we will use this information to do everything possible to create an enjoyable experience for each of our guests. We hope to see you again soon! Sincerely,... More

Kentucky
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26 reviews 26 reviews
8 hotel reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 25, 2014

We stayed overnight on our way to the Florida Keys. I was hesitant because it has exterior doors instead of opening to a hallway. But the room was updated and clean and quiet. The room was small, but for the price, I was pleased. Breakfast was skimpy, so we ended up going to the Chick fil A nearby. But other... More

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Nirav K, General Manager at Econo Lodge North, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for taking the time to complete our online survey regarding your recent stay at our hotel. Your feedback is very important to us and we can assure you that we will use this information to do everything possible to create an enjoyable experience for each of our guests. We hope to see you again soon! Sincerely,... More

Sparta, Georgia
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143 reviews 143 reviews
24 hotel reviews
96 helpful votes 96 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 27, 2013

This is a wonderful place to stay with the exception of two items that would make this hotel a 5 star for sure. The plus features are cleanliness, friendliness of the staff and housekeepers, the easy on easy off from I-75, the cleanliness of the pool and grounds (they even have a gazebo with a porch swing inside), and the... More

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Nirav K, General Manager at Econo Lodge North, responded to this review

Dear John, Thank you for taking the time to share your experience with us regarding your recent stay at our hotel. Your feedback is very important to us and we can assure you that we will use this information to do everything possible to create an enjoyable experience for each of our guests. We hope to see you again soon!... More

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Address: 178 SW Florida Gateway Dr, Lake City, FL 32024
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Location: United States > Florida > Lake City
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:2 star — Econo Lodge North 2*
Number of rooms: 61
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Also Known As:
Econo Lodge Lake City
Lake City Econo Lodge

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