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Econo Lodge South

2.0 of 5 Hotel   |   209 E. Flaming Rd., Olathe, KS 66061
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Ranked #14 of 14 hotels in Olathe
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  • Location
    3 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    2 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    2 of 5 stars
  • Service
    1.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    2 of 5 stars
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This was by far the worst hotel experience of my entire life. Upon arrival to the hotel the lobby was in disarray. There was junk and randon couches and chairs sitting in lobby. The floor in the lobby was coming up and there were massive stains on the carpet. The room was outdated and was dirty. I wa afraid to... More

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Freeport, Illinois
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12 reviews 12 reviews
12 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed February 27, 2014

I stayed here three nights in early February 2014 while conducting onsite HazMat Employee & RCRA Training at a local company. All I needed was a warm place to sleep, a place to work, a good breakfast, and a low rate. This hotel failed on three out of four. The heater did not work in my 1st room, or the... More

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Mesa, Arizona
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed November 26, 2013

The hotel was terrible, out dated in all aspects Management was worse would not repair deficient items, Also prior to some family members arriving the desk manager said the pin or card of travelocity (whom i booked the reservation) did not work and run my credit card for $126.50 and stated i could get a refund from travelocity i was... More

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Kansas City, Missouri
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 26, 2013

I have stayed here for two nights for week end and was very much satisfied with it. At the entrance the lobby looked very clean and pleasant and the entire motel too. I was checked in in a real quick time . The room I was assigned had everything like fridge ,microwaveoven and Tv. The tv had HBO in it... More

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Aurora, Missouri, United States
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2013

The room was fairly clean, but the Breakfast was watered down coffee, fake orange juice, packaged mini donuts, and dried out bread. Only one side of the toaster worked. Very little toilet paper in the room, no kleenexes. We did have a refrigerator, but no microwave, coffee maker or alarm clock. (In the description of the rooms, it said this... More

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Windsor, Missouri, United States
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31 reviews 31 reviews
5 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 6, 2013

Convenient to a meeting place. The price was right. No hot water in the morning. Would not return. Asked for additional pillows and got them when laundry was done, about 2 hours later. Safe location because it is next to police and fire station.

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Washington DC, District of Columbia
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31 hotel reviews
33 helpful votes 33 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed April 20, 2013 via mobile

Stayed here for one night. It was near my event and the cheapest option. I have stayed in a lot of budget hotels and often in Exono lodges. This is a disgrace! First, the doors that open to the outside (on the ends of building) do not lock in any way. I had a non smoking room and could barely... More

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Liberty, Missouri
1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 31, 2013

My stay at this hotel was an enjoyable stay. Check in was very quick and the desk clerk provided great dinner recommendations. There are quite a few fast food and sit down restaurants down the street from the hotel. The room was very clean and comfortable. The staff was very helpful and answered every question I had. I will definitely... More

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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed December 6, 2012 via mobile

This hotel should be closed down for many violations. I booked this hotel on hotwire.com wish I would not have charged me $54 bucks for smelly nasty room. The sheets were dirty the room smelled like an old closet. The fridge smelled of mildew. There was bugs on the desk when I turned the light on. I had dirty sheets... More

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 18, 2012 via mobile

This place was by far the worst place I have ever stayed. What looked like gang-bangers hanging out in the parking lot, the front desk clerk was completely unprofessional in appearance & service. The room was filthy, hairs in the sink & tub, dirty microwave & fridge. The internet didn't work & tech support number went to voice mail all... More

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Address: 209 E. Flaming Rd., Olathe, KS 66061
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Location: United States > Kansas > Olathe
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:2 star — Econo Lodge South 2*
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Econo Lodge Olathe
Olathe Econo Lodge

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Business Center with Internet Access Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly ) Wheelchair access
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