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Econo Lodge

101 Edelweiss Strasse, PO Box 1178, Helen, GA 30545-0405
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Ranked #12 of 18 hotels in Helen
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 1 week ago
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  • Location
    3.5 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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    3 of 5 stars
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    3 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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    3 of 5 stars
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Winder, Georgia
1 review
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

when first arriving staff didn't seem that friendly. room wasn't anything to brag about all old and musty. the worst part was there incompetency in giving definite pricing and receipt upon check out. we checked out early but knew we would have to pay for the following night which was fine. But when we got home and woke up the... More

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Myrtle Beach, South Carolina
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

My wife and I just stayed at this hotel (Wed, Thurs, and Fri). The rooms were clean and the staff was very friendly and helpful. The continental breakfast was more then adequate. We will be staying here again in October. Can't beat it for the price.

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Rising fawn
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Stayed two nights in July. Pool had not been cleaned all week nor the circulator running. Globs of hair, dirt, and bugs in it. The breakfast was a joke. The juices were watered down, coffee was horrible, the food was a waste. The room was clean but had flyes and gnats flying around. The beds were wore out. They only... More

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3 reviews 3 reviews
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The rooms were awful, mattress came apart, smoke detector beeped all night, cable was awful, no linens, breakfast was a joke, coffee weak as pond water, no waffles, eggs etc cheap 50 cent size sauage n biscuits very bad place not recommended for dogs to stay there

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Crandall, GA
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

First let me say that we stayed here on the 4th of July and the room rates were more than double what they normally run. Our room was on the back side of the hotel away from the NOISY water park across the street. The room appeared clean, the bathroom and sink was clean, the carpet had been recently cleaned.... More

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3 reviews 3 reviews
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Clean hotel room, decent value, room was very outdated. The worst part was the bed! It was the worst sleeping experience I have had in a long time. Pool could have been cleaner and the breakfast was ok.

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Killeen, Texas
13 reviews 13 reviews
3 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This place is sick. We took the top blankets completely off and stored them away because God only knows when they were last washed. The TV was from 1989. Literally. Look up the manufacturer's sticker. If you hold your arms straight out you could be in the living room, bathroom and bedroom at the same time. We wore shoes on... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We stayed July 1st and for the money, it was a great deal. My only complaint was a dirty shower head Everything else was fine. The free breakfast room was adequate, and it's a short walk into Helen. I would definitely go back. When you're on a budget, this is your go to hotel.

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Kennesaw, Georgia
12 reviews 12 reviews
4 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This review is based upon our mid-week rate vs the quality of the property. Friends stayed in another motel and paid 4 times our rate for a smaller, more centrally located, not better, room, but not nearly the value for the buck, and their breakfast was much less substantive. (Get to breakfast early because the breakfast area is tiny.) The... More

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Pell City, Alabama
2 reviews
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 8, 2014

Very, very old TV....Limited channels and the ones that worked were very fuzzy and snowy! The shower head in the bathroom was disgusting...it was brown. The mattress was very old as well. I was going to check the tag on it but it had been removed. Nice appearance from outside but don't let that fool you. Rooms need makeover! Room... More

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Address: 101 Edelweiss Strasse, PO Box 1178, Helen, GA 30545-0405
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Location: United States > Georgia > Helen
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Econo Hotel Helen
Econo Lodge Helen
Helen Econo Lodge

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Econo Lodge Hotel Motel Helen near Unicoi State Park, Piedmont College and Truett-McConnell College,features spacious guest rooms that has standard features hairdryers, coffeemakers, refrigerators, wireless high-speed Internet access, microwaves, irons, ironing boards, and cable television. Some rooms have whirlpool bathtubs. Seasonal outdoor pool, and a meeting room are available at Hotel Helen GA. The Econo Lodge Hotel Motel Helen is located in Alpine Helen, GA at the edge of the Chattahoochee National Forest. You'll find Downtown Alpine Helen with all its shops, restaurants, attractions and the Helen Festhalle a short 2 minute drive from the hotel. The Swiss inspired accommodations of the Econolodge await your arrival in scenic White County, GA located alongside the Chattahoochee River. The Econo Lodge Hotel Motel Helen is adjacent to the new Helen Water Park and only minutes from Unicoi State Park, Anna Ruby Falls and the Cabbage Patch Kids Babyland General Hospital. Whether shopping in one of the many local Artisans shops, tubing down the Chattahoochee River, hiking up to Anna Ruby Falls or golfing at Innsbruck a pleasant nights stay will round out the enjoyment of a day well spent. The Econo Lodge Hotel near Chattahoochee offers all guests complimentary High Speed Wireless Internet, Deluxe Continental Breakfast and USA Today. Every room offers an iron/ironing board, coffeemaker, hairdryer and 25" TV with premium cable making you feel at home the minute you arrive. Centrally located in Helen Georgia, the Econo Lodge is your perfect lodging choice for a wonderful trip to Alpine Helen and the upstate Chattahoochee Region. ... more   less 
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