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Economy Inn

1810 East Busch Blvd., Tampa, FL 33612
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Tampa, Florida
1 review
1 of 5 stars Reviewed December 26, 2015 via mobile

Door would not even close. You could not lock the door there were cracks everywhere. Holes in the wall, ants everywhere, crappy service. The only good thing about this motel was the price and still that was too high for the quality of the motel. The AC was probably the best thing about the motel it is actually a pretty... More 

Thank Michael M
Tampa, Florida
2 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 16, 2013

What more needs to be said, it was so bad that it was closed down. The bed bugs and sewer back ups in rooms and parking lot. Pool never had water, wifi never worked, washer and dryer worked some times but you could not ever get towels or clean sheets when you needed them and several of these 4 star... More 

4 Thank Sue S
Ocala, Florida, United States
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 8, 2013

The place two years ago was ran very poorly, the new people on board are really doing a terrific job cleaning that place up, it was a dump!! Now it's actually a decent motel especially for the price. For all travelers look into this motel you won't find a better staff or deal anywhere else here in Tampa take it... More 

Thank Tara T
1 review
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed January 30, 2013

What can I say about this place, it is a complete rat hole, parties in the parking lot, drinking and chaos on the balconies, just a complete drug haven. I suspect even the managers are partying most of the time. The beds are terribly broken down, there is no free breakfast, pool, or even stale coffee. Clean towels or linens... More 

2 Thank seasonedtraveler1223
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed January 28, 2013

we are here now, management is awful, have washing machine and dryer but will not exchange money for quarters if it is working that day, will walk down to the room to inform you that you must bring your towels to office and leave your room number on them instead of picking them up at the door, WIFI only works... More 

Thank Donna S
1 review
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed January 27, 2013

I have pictures and video of a place that's suppose to b liveable for humans.nobody can believe that this place is actual ly open still.don't believe me??just ask me to see the picture s.I don't think my standerd a r real high,but living with roaches that are actually crawling on the bed while u sleep,,,is totally,totally,unacceptable.I will have fear of... More 

1 Thank Jerseyjersey5
Tampa, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 30, 2012

My family and I stayed this week at the Economy Inn and it was great! The room was clean and the kitchen had new appliances and cabinets. My family and I went to Busch Gardens and had a great time. The property had Free Wi-fi and Cable t.v. and laundry facilities which helped keep the kids busy. We plan on... More 

Thank Sunny B
Tampa, Florida
2 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 8, 2012

Bed Bugs, Bugs and more Bed Bugs. The Economy Inn is infested with bed bugs. The bed bugs are real bad, they bite all night long and you can not get any sleep. When we got up there was blood spots all over the sheets from the bed bugs we killed on us. It was the worst night in a... More 

1 Thank Sue S
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed March 19, 2012

The beds have bed bugs and rooms have fleas and rooms look like crap.........

3 Thank Djshadow2011
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed November 11, 2011

I stayed a week and I couldn't sleep at night the bugs bit me all nite I could never get clean towels. I paid for a week but. after 3 days they told me I owed for the rest of the week most people who live there are addicted to pain pills even management

3 Thank pillhead

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