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Econo Lodge

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  • Location
    3 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    2 of 5 stars
  • Service
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    2 of 5 stars
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed April 6, 2015

Ceiling tiles broken. Chain on door fell out of the wall. Place did not smell clean. Towels were old and scratchy, discolored and stained (dirty). Sheets on the bed were dingy and stained. I questioned wether or not they has even been changed. Under the blanket, the sheet was loose, wrinkled and creased. Only 2 bath towels in the room.... More 

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Madison, Wisconsin
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 4, 2015

We stayed here in order to be close to our grandkids' school. We appreciated the laundry facilities being available. The staff was friendly. We weren't looking for fancy, but we were glad it was clean.

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Alton, Illinois
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 28, 2014 via mobile

I'm currently staying at this hotel. The ONLY reason I'm here is because my company is paying for the room. 1. The bed is meh. Its not terrible but it isn't good. 2. Housekeeping messed with my toothbrush (rule of thumb, if someone messes with your toothbrush, throw it away) so I had to go to the local Walgreens and... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2014

After driving for 18 hours I reached the Econo Lodge in Chesterton Indiana. My son came out of the bathroom saying that there were black stains all over the shower curtain. I immediately went to the front desk and complained about the mold on the shower curtain. As I waited at the door of the room, the front desk attendant... More 

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Chicago, Illinois
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 25, 2014

My sister and brother-in-law recently moved from Chicago to their new home in Chesterton, Indiana. They invited me to share Easter weekend with them. Having lived there only one month, I thought it best to find lodging while they still get settled. EconoLodge Chesterton proved to be the perfect choice. The service provided to me regarding having WIFI support and... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed April 20, 2014

2 guys fighting outside, no cars in lot (should have been a sign). Dirty stained walls in room, filthy bathroom, stained towels, old 70's decor. I could have stayed at the best western for the same money or better yet, the Holiday inn for $40 more

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Quincy, Illinois, United States
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 31, 2014

I was here a year ago and liked it, so I came back the other day. There are a lot of bad reviews and the place almost got one from me. The room they initially gave me had a problem with the locks. Once I was finally able to enter, I noticed the ceiling leaking in the bathroom. I went... More 

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St. Louis, Missouri
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 4, 2013

Gray sheets and pillowcases, rooms with extremely poor lighting, dirty toilets, dirty tubs, two gray bath towels per room, no face towels, a TV that makes you wonder if it's color or black and white, a continental breakfast consisting of miniature plastic wrapped sweet rolls, a loaf of white bread and butter, smoking guests outside of guest room windows --... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2013

What a rip off. Stayed at a lot of places and this is by far the worst. They are so cheap even with the coffee served for breakfast. Could not wait to get out of there. Dirty too. Too bad but I will never again stay at an Econo lodge.

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Nixa, Missouri
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 7, 2013

This hotel has got to be the most disgusting place i have ever stayed in. carpets were sticky on my bare feet, trash laying around everywhere by dumpster, cigarette burns in sheets, room smelled like wet dog. i could go on and on about the filth but those were the highlights. i wouldn't put my worst enemy up in this... More 

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