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Econo Lodge

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4000 South Calumet Avenue, Hammond, IN 46320 (Formerly Magnuson Hotel Hammond)
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  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    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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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

I've stayed at worse 2 star properties. The room was big, fairly clean. The hotel has been recently renovated. The breakfast was pretty good. Waffles, sausage, hashbrowns, cereal, oatmeal, muffins. The walls were thin though, and I could hear the neighbor's kids throughout the night. I would stay here again.

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Blair, Nebraska
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The hotel was quite and very comfortable. It was right off the toll road and on a major street. Easy access and easy to find your way around. Front desk was very helpful when we asked directions. The hotel had free parking, free hot breakfast and a nice pool (Did not swim, no time) but it was indoors and looked... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Great location, love the remodeled new rooms and hallways,front desk "Jessica"thank you for helping me with the business papers and printing them up right away , fresh and warm breakfast,Nice pool, very close to horse shoe casino , I will definitely stay there again

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Licking, Missouri
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The Lobby looked great, the halls and carpeting where filthy. Thought at one time I'd see a silhouette of a body outlined on the hall floor. Got to my room to find 2 chairs piled in a corner with the arms busted off, a desk with no drawers. Had no water preasure in bathroom, no refridge,no microwave. Mattress must have... More 

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Royal Oak, Michigan
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

I stayed free using my choice points and it was worth it. the place is clean and nice. you can see its an older building but they are making it work. great water pressure and a hot breakfast. the beds where hard. my wife said the eggs seemed like powdered eggs but they had waffles and such also

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 18, 2015 via mobile

Edward, the night concierge at the front desk, is a wonderful gentleman & very helpful right when you walk in to a wonderful stay. I have been to many hotels with my Family & Econo Lodge is my top favorites with great rates :) The new renovations make it feel nice & cozy like home, & it is very clean.... More 

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Chicago, Illinois
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 3, 2015

Let me start by saying I booked this room last minute. I picked this location because it is close to Horseshoe Casino and the casino does not have a hotel. Check in was great and had no problem with my reservation through a third party site (priceline). I had a non smoking king size room which was clean and your... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed January 6, 2015 via mobile

When checking out they put an additional day authorization on my card when I found out called the manager to ask why she said just wait a few days to let it stop off and then hung up on me twice without ever answering my question why when I paid in full. It has changed to choice hotel and did... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 14, 2014

The service is very unprofessional I was there for one hour and was treated very poorly the pool is dirty and the room smells of something havoc I asked them for my money back so I could leave and go stay somewhere else and they went all crazy on me called the cops for no reason mind you in front... More 

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Ocoee, Florida, United States
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 29, 2014

This was not my choice. A family member insisted we stay overnight outside of Chicago instead of just driving home, and this was the hotel selected. It is old and noisy, right next to the Tollway. There was an unpleasant smell when we entered our room, and my legs started to itch when I got into bed. I thought surely... More 

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