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Econo Lodge Panama City

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4411 W US 98, Panama City, FL 32401
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  • Location
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3 of 5 stars
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25 reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Ok. So a friendly staff, newly painted walls, clean sheets, quiet, nice location but away from beach for $75 less than competitors is not everything. Place getting a real bad rap. I may not take my wife there, but it is doable on a fixed budget. A lot of workers stay there. Is safe, but yes lacking in the romantic... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2015

This was by far the worst experience EVER!!! When my family and I got there we were given a room with a broken entry door. I put my key card in the slot and it did not work. Right next door a housekeeper who was cleaning a room(the same style as mine) informed me that the door was broke. She... More 

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Columbus, Georgia
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29 reviews
5 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 25, 2015

We drove to pcb on a whim just to go to the beach. We knew ahead of time rooms would be slim to none. I paid $150 for a 2 double beds. The walls have paint cover up jobs, the tub was cracked, the towels had cigarette burns in them. If your just going to sleep, here then it's fine.... More 

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EconoLodgePC, Manager at Econo Lodge Panama City, responded to this review

Hello, we pulled up your information and looked at the room that you stayed in and we did not find any of the damages that you mentioned. We recently just repainted the exterior and interior of this property and we looked for cracks in the tub and did not find any. If you would have brought that to our attention... More 

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 5, 2015

The hotel is really old, it looks like it is falling apart. It does not justify what they charge you for. The bathroom was not disgusting, but it needed a lot of repairs. Half of the lights did not work in our room. The carpet looked nasty. I am definitely not coming back

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EconoLodgePC, Manager at Econo Lodge Panama City, responded to this review

Hello Sheila, we are sorry for any experience/inconvenience you may have faced here. We have been working hard to renovate the property for a few months now. We just replaced the lights and carpet in the rooms less than 5 months ago so you shouldn't have faced any problems with those two. However we would like to address and fix... More 

Branson, Missouri
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed March 4, 2015

Stayed here last nice with a discount from Choice Hotels. $25 is a steal for a hotel, but this p.o.s wasn't even worth it. First of all I reserved a non smoking room with a request to not be beside live-ins. Too much to ask I guess. They put us in a smoking room right beside a live-in. Maybe the... More 

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EconoLodgePC, Manager at Econo Lodge Panama City, responded to this review

Hello Nate, we are sorry that you were not happy with your stay, however we pulled up your reservation and it did in fact say smoking room, if you would like a copy of it, we will be more than happy to send it to you. You can call us at (850)-785-2700 or email us at Econolodgepc@gmail.com. We do not... More 

Panama City Beach, Florida
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19 reviews
6 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

Close to Panama City Beach at half the price! Nice CLEAN room with coffee maker, fridge, microwave & ironing board. Nice comfortable bed and big rooms. Carpet looked cheap but clean. The help was very accommodating with any questions I had. There is a 24 hour Kangaroo Truck Stop just across the street. I would stay again and hope to... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2014 via mobile

We came down to start our vacation a day early and just needed a place to stay for the night. The lady at the front desk was VERY nice. Got us into a room quickly. I paid around 80$ for one night, which I didn't mind it was the cheapest I could find. The room was clean, nothing to complain... More 

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16 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 31, 2014

This motel does not stick out in my mind as good or bad. The price was "reasonable" for this area and why I stayed here. The room was clean. The people were polite. Not a destination stop but adequate for those passing through.

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Panama City Beach, Florida
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 29, 2014

Nice place, flat screens, new carpet, friendly staff.nice size rooms, I would stay again. looked like nice pool, but I did not have time to enjoy it. small parking area, and has truck parking//truck parking takes up a large part of the parking area. My room was quite..

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 23, 2014

This the worst hotel I have ever stayed at in my entire life. I have never been so uncomfortable staying at any other hotel than at this one. I purchased two rooms and both rooms looked horrible.The pictures provided online has to be pictures of another hotel, because this hotel looks nothing like the pictures. The walls had black and... More 

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