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Econo Lodge

2.0 of 5 3503 Vine Street, Hays, KS 67601 (Formerly Knights Inn Hays)
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  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Stopped in route to Nederland so we would get home in the daylight. Arrived about 11pm. Staff was helpful and friendly. The room was immaculate and nicely appointed with a very comfortable king bed. They had breakfast but we slept in and opt'd for coffee for the road. This will be a regular stop for us as we travel this... More 

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37 hotel reviews
47 helpful votes 47 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Don't be put off by the chain name. This is a well run hotel and the owner, whom we met, lives on the premises so has a keen interested in the quality of what he offers. Very clean, comfortable beds, adequate breakfast and close to several restaurants. We had the 3 Q bed room - quite spacious and less expensive... More 

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Sean P, General Manager at Econo Lodge, responded to this review

We are glad that you had a pleasant experience at our hotel. We are very proud of our recent improvements and are happy that you enjoyed your stay. We look forward to seeing you again on your next trip through our area. More 

Nunya
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Not many hotels in Hays that were dog friendly. This one was. Cleanliness just better than average. Simple but good breakfast. Had sausage and egg bagle. Allows pets for $10. Rear entry did no work especially for taking out the pet to the back area. Will recommend especially for the price!

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Sean P, General Manager at Econo Lodge, responded to this review

Thank you for choosing the EconoLodge in Hays, Kansas. We appreciate your business and are happy to hear that your overall experience at our hotel was good. Thank you for your comment and review. We look forward to seeing you the next time you are in Hays, KS. More 

Denver, Colorado
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5 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Decided to stop for the night on a long drive & glad we chose this hotel. Was one of the nicest Econo Lodges we've stayed in. Rooms were very clean and resembled what you'd typically pay much more for. Nice tiled bathroom, big comfy bed, big flat screen tv. Set off the highway so nice & quiet. The free breakfast... More 

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Sean P, General Manager at Econo Lodge, responded to this review

We thank you for the wonderful comments and describing all of our amenities so well. We welcome you back to the EconoLodge, Hays any time you are in town or passing through. More 

Denver, Colorado
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46 hotel reviews
52 helpful votes 52 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 12, 2014

A quick night's stop over on a long road trip. Not many options for dog friendly hotels in Hays Ks.. The hotel itself sits between two fast food places . The hotel is old and tired but worked for a one night stop. Old style AC/heating unit was hard to get to just the right comfortable level, had no real... More 

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Sean P, General Manager at Econo Lodge, responded to this review

Thanks for taking the time to post a review of our hotel on TripAdvisor. We hope that, the next time you come, we'll do everything just right in order to earn an "excellent" rating rather than "average." Please give us a call at your convenience to let us know what we could have done better besides the air-conditioning unit that... More 

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260 reviews 260 reviews
27 hotel reviews
106 helpful votes 106 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 3, 2014

Excellent location close to restaurants, fuel stops, grocery store (Dillon's) a shopping mall and I70 highway. You can also visit several nearby attractions within a few miles of the hotel. Two room doors give you access to your car to load bags and also to the inside of the hotel for breakfast. Just don't try to re-enter the outside door... More 

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Sean P, General Manager at Econo Lodge, responded to this review

Thanks so much for your review. We're really glad that we were able to make a good impression, and hope to see you again soon! Yes we have very good location between two restaurants and many more right across . Also there are three gas stations within two blocks from our hotel. Interstate 70 being just couple of blocks it... More 

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21 reviews 21 reviews
6 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 13, 2014

Main point: If you want to spend more at the 3 stars, then do but if you want all of the same with smaller breakfast, then stay here! Great: Cleanliness Great: Simple Breakfast Bonus was sausage and egg!! Great: Service/Kindness by owner Great: Pillows OK: Thin Walls Not Great: No laundry Great: Allows pets for reasonable fee! Excellent: Clean very... More 

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Sean P, General Manager at Econo Lodge, responded to this review

Wow, What a detail simplified review ? Thank you so much for sharing your experience with our future guest. Your review says it all. Thank you again for your honest review. More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 12, 2014

my room was nicely updated. the owner was very nice. very clean entry, room, bathroom was superb, bed was very comfy but firm. pillows were large. breakfast haf waffles, danish, toast, coffee, green and regular tea, best part was the hot sausage and egg. also appreciated the tobasco sauce. had milk, juice, ice water, cereal were name brand fruit loops... More 

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Sean P, General Manager at Econo Lodge, responded to this review

So glad to hear that your stay with us was smooth from the check-in to the cleanliness of the room! I am glad you were able to enjoy our complimentary Hot breakfast . We know we have done our job well when every area exceeds your expectations and I will certainly pass along your feedback. We appreciate you sharing your... More 

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7 reviews 7 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 16, 2014

We had never stayed at an Econo Lodge and were just checking to see how the motel compared to other. It was a clean facility, with a friendly staff. A half mile from Interstate 70. Good value for your money. We will stay there again.

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Thanks for your glowing review of our hotel. We're glad to have been a positive part of your trip. Please come back and stay with us again the next time you're traveling through the area. More 

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70 reviews 70 reviews
17 hotel reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 10, 2014

My friend wanted to stay here and share a room for a reunion. We were there for 3 nights. I wasn't expecting much because the rate was very reasonable. The rooms were not fancy, just what I expected. But, the mattresses were good and everything was quite clean. It was quiet in the evening. Seems to be a family run... More 

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Sean P, General Manager at Econo Lodge, responded to this review

Thanks so much for your review. We're really glad that we were able to make a good impression, and hope to see you again soon! Yes we do not have elevator. If someone is having an issue with the stairs then please ask us for a ground floor room. Room numbers are assigned based on request on reservation and availability.... More 

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Address: 3503 Vine Street, Hays, KS 67601 (Formerly Knights Inn Hays)
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Location: United States > Kansas > Hays
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:2 star — Econo Lodge 2*
Number of rooms: 43
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Also Known As:
Econo Lodge Hays
Hotel Style:
#4 Family Hotel in Hays

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