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Econo Lodge

2.0 of 5 Motel   |   1943 Garfield Ave, I-80, Exit 259, West Liberty, IA 52776-9034
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  • Sleep Quality
    3 of 5 stars
  • Location
    3 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3 of 5 stars
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    3 of 5 stars
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    3 of 5 stars
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Ottumwa, Iowa
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stayed at this hotel for one night to attend a family gathering the next morning. When we first pulled into the parking lot it was a little scary looking. As soon as we walked into the room the musty/moldy smell made me walk right back out. It was very over powering. Other that that the room was clean. The... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 5, 2013

I'm giving it 4. Its a basic motel, but It was clean. My wife always smells the sheets and they smelled freshly washed. The bathroom wash clean and no bugs or mold. The bed was good enough for my sore back after 720 miles of driving. I slept like a baby. The sports bar there had been closed for a... More

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Knox, Indiana
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2013

The pic of this West Liberty, IA Econo Lodge IS VERY Deceiving!!!!!! IF you have lung issues you better keep driving!!!!!! We checked in and was assured that it was clean. The Mid-Easterner man did not have very good English speaking skills. Alot of head nods!!!!!! We had room 108..it was DANK, DARK, & with an extreme STRONG smell of... More

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Bemidji, Minnesota
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 3, 2012

If you are looking for a very basic hotel - absolutely no frills - but a bed to sleep in, a good hot shower, and a cup of coffee in the morning, this will work. Room was exceptionally clean, desk clerk (owner?) courteous. No problem with bugs (well, it is winter I guess) or smells as mentioned in other reviews.... More

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2011 via mobile

Just keep driving...spent first 30 minutes in room swatting bugs! Drove into town for Raid bug spray and Off. The door lock on the door frame and the door were a foot apart so no door lock. cereal container looked like it had been there for years. Enter at own risk!!!

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Winona, Minnesota
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 20, 2010

I developed water blisters and swelling around my mouth after sleeping on pillowcases that reeked of what seemed to be bleach. I contact Econo Lodge corporate and was told this was a franchise and they would contact me. It's been a month, and they continue to ignore my complaint. At the very least, I would like an apology for having... More

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Ephrata, Pennsylvania
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 8, 2010

We arrived after the early (4 PM) cancellation time, found the room to be dank and musty-smelling. Told desk clerk we couldn't stay for health reasons (asthma). Asked him for refund. He refused. Contacted EconoLodge corporate. After going through procedure in which manager offered only 30% discount on our next stay (ha, ha, ha), corporate sent us coupons for $60... More

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 28, 2009

This hotel reminds us of the hotel from the movie 'Vacancy'. As nice as the pictures look, they fail to show the acess hallway that runs behind the rooms. Conveniently, the acess hallway ran right behind our bathroom. The continental breakfast consisted of chocolate covered doughnuts and cereal with hot coffee. If there is nothing else, this hotel will do,... More

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 26, 2008

Liked being able to pull right up to our door to unload luggage. Rooms were clean and quiet. Breakfast didn't last long enough for our whole family to partake (food gone before 9am!) This is obviously a motel for travellers and not tourists so a bit longer availability would have been appreciated. Otherwise a good place to stay in transit.... More

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Address: 1943 Garfield Ave, I-80, Exit 259, West Liberty, IA 52776-9034
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Location: United States > Iowa > West Liberty
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:2 star — Econo Lodge 2*
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Econo Lodge West Liberty, Iowa
West Liberty Econo Lodge

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