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Econo Lodge

2.0 of 5 Hotel   |   1200 N Frontage Rd, Palatine, IL 60074 (Formerly Comfort Inn Palatine)
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  • Sleep Quality
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    2 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    2 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    2 of 5 stars
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Indianapolis, Indiana
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106 reviews 106 reviews
3 hotel reviews
61 helpful votes 61 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 11, 2014

On a trip home from Tulsa, through Chicago O'Hare, United experienced yet another maintenance problem and cancelled our flight late in the evening and sent us to a hotel - the Econo Lodge in Palatine. First - it was nearly midnight when we got the vouchers for the hotel and taxi and the hotel was over a half-hour away from... More

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 17, 2014

A friend and I stayed here after a night of drinking. It was the cheapest place and the closest. Its defin not La Quinta. Yea the place looks kind of shady and its really outdated but the guy at the front desk was nice and although the hallways do smell like cigarette smoke the rooms were pretty clean amd the... More

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Roanoke, Virginia
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20 reviews 20 reviews
8 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 12, 2014

After a cancelled flight due to maintenance, United Airlines put 4 travelers in a taxi and sent us 25 minutes away from O'Hare to the Econolodge. We arrived around 11:00 at night, exhausted, with no luggage. The police were in the parking lot making an arrest when we arrived. After we went to our rooms- separate rooms- and realized how... More

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 31, 2013 via mobile

This hotel is a dump. I stayed one night to many. Sleep in your car. The ceiling tile in bathroom was covered in mold. And when we had locked the door we could not get it open the next morning. Service desk attendant was very rude acted like I didn't know how to work the door.

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Arlington Heights, Illinois
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55 reviews 55 reviews
23 hotel reviews
42 helpful votes 42 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2013

We put some friends up in this dump. It needed vacuuming, the room smelled like urine, the front desk clerk was surly and it was creepy and dingy. There are too many other choices in the area to waste time here.

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chesterton
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2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed November 10, 2012

I work at a hotel so I pretty much know how to keep a hotel running good and I was pretty disappointed seeing how this one was. The guy who checked my boyfriend and I in at 12pm was alright. It was nice of him to let us check in early. We get in the room to drop our stuff... More

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Zanesville, Ohio
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 15, 2012

Real eazy to get in ez out.Service was good rooms cleanliness was great i stay Friday Octobr 12th and 13th 2012.I had a great stay.I was there for conferance in area.Good breakfast. If i will be again in Chicago area i would stay at this hotel.staff was courteas and help full.

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Pinconning, Michigan
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248 reviews 248 reviews
148 hotel reviews
156 helpful votes 156 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 28, 2012

As another poster said, this hotel is somewhat difficult to find. When you exit the road, you see the Comfort Inn sign, but that is not the actual entrance. You have to make a sharp left onto the frontage road. The hotel itself was ok. Someone else reserved it for me, and it was fine for the price. The front... More

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Gonic, NH
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84 reviews 84 reviews
59 hotel reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2012

This location is a little challenging to get to but your GPS or Map program on your phone will get you there. There is an adjacent strip mall with a bar, 24 hour grocery, liquor store and Gyro place. They store had a reasonably priced selection of Polish and a few craft beers. The hotel looks okay when you arrive.... More

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Marshall, Minnesota
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32 hotel reviews
40 helpful votes 40 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 6, 2012

First of all, this hotel is hard to get to - it is located near major interstates but it takes a long time to figure out the back roads access roads to the hotel. If you make one wrong turn it will take you 10-15 mins to get back because of roads/traffic. I stayed here one night and would not... More

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Address: 1200 N Frontage Rd, Palatine, IL 60074 (Formerly Comfort Inn Palatine)
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Location: United States > Illinois > Palatine
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Hotel Class:2 star — Econo Lodge 2*
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Also Known As:
Comfort Inn Palatine
Palatine Comfort Inn

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