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Econo Lodge Downtown

2.0 of 5 401 South 2nd Street, Louisville, KY 40202
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3.5 of 5 stars
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Armagh, N Ireland
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41 reviews 41 reviews
10 hotel reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2012

We picked this hotel because of it's downtown location and car parking. It does not sell itself as anything more than it is. The rooms were adequate for our needs with good beds and excellent servicing, the breakfast got us started, but best of all we were just five minutes from 4th Street Live and close to all the other... More 

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Huntsville, Alabama
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34 reviews 34 reviews
4 hotel reviews
38 helpful votes 38 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 6, 2012

We enjoyed a long weekend in the Kentucky area and this Econo Lodge was our hotel of choice. Located in downtown Louisville, it is very conveniently located to many attractions (Slugger Field and the Louisville Slugger Museum, among others!) Even though he outside seemed very dated, the room was clean and tastefully decorated and the bed was very comfortable. A... More 

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Squaw Valley, California
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48 reviews 48 reviews
11 hotel reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 23, 2012

I searched and searched for a good downtown location and low price, no such luck until this location. No other places were so inexpensive and within a block or two of 4th Street Live. For $99 we were pleasanlty surprised, room was obviously redone on a budget, but that didnt matter, the effort was made, it was clean and the... More 

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Clemson, South Carolina, United States
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 6, 2012

We stayed at this hotel recently during the Derby Marathon/Half Marathon. The outside looked like it had been painted so looked clean. The room, though a non smoking room, did smell slightly of smoke, but I imagine that is hard to control. The bed was very comfortable, the room was clean, and the staff was very friendly and helpful. The... More 

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Detroit, Michigan
15 reviews 15 reviews
8 hotel reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 9, 2012

MUCH nicer on the inside than the outside. Very comfortable bed. Only complaint is I could hear every time the toilet was flushed or a shower run in adjacent rooms as well as doors being slammed in the morning of adjacent and above and below rooms. Bring earplugs.

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3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 11, 2012

My friend and I were a little skeptical when we pulled up to the hotel. The exterior looked out of date and slightly run down. When we went to check in we found the lobby to be clean so that was a little relief. However, while checking in another guest canceled his reservation and said his room was "horrible". While... More 

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Top Contributor
53 reviews 53 reviews
22 hotel reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 9, 2011

As others have said - location is a short distance to 4th Street experience. Staff was friendly and helpful. Rooms were clean and well maintained. We did have a small issue w/ one of our two rooms but called the front desk and the situation was resolved within 15 minutes. We were there during "Breeder's Cup" weekend and could not... More 

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Toronto, Ontario, Canada
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44 reviews 44 reviews
7 hotel reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 13, 2011

Location was OK - we're big walkers, so we don't mind having to walk too far to anything. We were only about a 10 min walk to 4th Street Live, so that wasn't too bad. The breakfast was great! AND, they have a gym - which is important to me, and often not found in budget hotels.

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10 hotel reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 16, 2011

Like other reviewers I agree this hotel has a good location if going to the Yum Center etc. With bridges closed in Louisville the traffic flow within this area at rush hour is horrendous. So a bonus to be able to leave the car at the hotel (for the $5 extra) and walk places. This Econo does Choice hotels no... More 

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Quebec City, Canada
11 reviews 11 reviews
9 hotel reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 11, 2011

First, we we're not sure about the neighborhood but everything was fine... Conveniently located downtown Louisville, within easy reach from the Interstate... Perfect place if you are on road trip and want to spend a day in Louisville... walking distance from KFC Yum center, Louisville Slugger Museum and Blue Grass Brewing Company (try the Bison Burger)... Now for the room....... More 

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Address: 401 South 2nd Street, Louisville, KY 40202
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Location: United States > Kentucky > Louisville
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:2 star — Econo Lodge Downtown 2*
Number of rooms: 97
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