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Econo Lodge Inn & Suites

2.5 of 5 Hotel   |   2111 NW Evangeline Thruway, Lafayette, LA 70501 (Formerly Lighthouse Inn)
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Ranked #35 of 45 hotels in Lafayette
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  • Location
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    2.5 of 5 stars
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 29, 2014

Check in was smooth, the attendant was a little overwhelmed that he was short on staff...But let me know if I needed anything that he would take care of it. The room smelled neutral which was great being a non smoker. However there was balls of shaven human hair on the floor in front of the mirror! The bathroom was... More

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Jennifer M, Manager at Econo Lodge Inn & Suites, responded to this review

Dear Sir: Thank you for your comments regarding your stay and observations of our motel. We are continually upgrading and your comments will help me to focus on necessary immediate items. I hope you will consider staying with us again. Jennifer Milligan General Manager More

Longview, Washington
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24 reviews 24 reviews
9 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 20, 2014

There was a mixup on my reservation and I was charged for a week even though I didn't stay. The manager called me and asked of I was going to check in because my credit card had been charged. I explained that I canceled already and she investigated and returned my $$. Excellent job!

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Alamogordo, New Mexico
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208 reviews 208 reviews
65 hotel reviews
174 helpful votes 174 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed March 15, 2014

We stayed here 2 nights during a 2 week trip to Florida. We travel a lot. There were no cups in the room, and no clock. A lamp next to the bed was missing a bulb. There was no ice available - the ice machine was broke and I had to go next door to the Best Western and bum... More

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Jennifer M, General Manager at Econo Lodge Inn & Suites, responded to this review

Sir: I sincerly apologize that your stay with us was not up to your expectations. We are continually striving to be the best. Please know that I am taking your comments and using them to get our hotel better. I hope you will try us again. More

Lafayette, Louisiana
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 12, 2014 via mobile

A weekend getaway with my son. Overall it was a nice room, toilet kept stopping, two maids was smoking a dirty cigarette in another room. Didnt get towels for almost two hours and my room didnt get serviced until I personally asked... Great location with poor service.

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Jennifer M, General Manager at Econo Lodge Inn & Suites, responded to this review

Sir: I understand your frustration and I sincerly apologize that our hotel paid such a large part in that. I thank you for your comments, because I take every comment and use it to get us better. I have passed your comments onto housekeeping and front desk. Please give us another chance and stay with us again. More

Houston, Texas
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44 reviews 44 reviews
44 hotel reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 17, 2014

This hotel is going thru remodeling almost completed..Just make sure you check out your room first and that everything works..The room I stayed in was clean paid $47.00 total for the night..Has small truck parking a few semi truck spots.Good outside night lighting and parking outside your door..The location is good right off the freeway exit 103 south can't miss... More

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14 hotel reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed December 16, 2013

The toilet didn't flush and the room looked horrible. Drawers in the dresser were broke and hanging off Rug was totally screwed up.. Beds left me feeling like a arthritic 99 year old. Lots if noise from the other rooms... Paper thin walls. Nasty nasty nasty

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Quebec City, Canada
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7 hotel reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 26, 2013

I saw bad reviews here but i guess it was with previous management. The new management staff was helpful in providing me a room with a fridge and ensuring sll was fone with my room. As other motels of the same price, it would need some minor renovations but room was clean, bed confortable and free continental breakfast. I would... More

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Lafayette, Louisiana
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 24, 2013

They've had a change of owners since the last time I stayed here. The desk clerks were very friendly and helpful this time around. The continental breakfast had a lot more to offer than last time too. The price was right and the room was clean, the wi-fi was super fast, and I had a chance to wash a load... More

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed February 12, 2013 via mobile

I asked for a non smoking room because I am an asthmatic. I was given a smoking room. I asked for another one they said they did not have one. I asked for the manager be cause I wanted a refund. Have u I had not been in the room ten minutes. Manager Jennifer with a nasty attitude told me... More

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Jasmine D, General Manager at Econo Lodge Inn & Suites, responded to this review

I am sorry about your last stay at our hotel this was some time ago....thank you for your comment.....that situation has been taken care of and we hope that you consider giving us another chance. More

Hammond, Louisiana
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12 reviews 12 reviews
5 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2012

It just reopen but the pool was nice not as nice as pics but clean. The hot was all nasty an green. I recommend for a Guy working great budget place to stay. Wouldn't want stay again as family are single female. Breakfast was cold frozen waffles an water down coffee that was it. Shouldn't even call it breakfast.

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Address: 2111 NW Evangeline Thruway, Lafayette, LA 70501 (Formerly Lighthouse Inn)
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Location: United States > Louisiana > Lafayette
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Econo Lodge Inn & Suites 2.5*
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Also Known As:
Lafayette Econo Lodge
Econo Lodge Lafayette

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Business Center with Internet Access Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Kitchenette Suites Swimming Pool Wheelchair access
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