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Econo Lodge Gaylord

803 South Otsego (Old 27 South), Gaylord, MI 49735 (Formerly Royal Crest Lodge )
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Ranked #13 of 14 hotels in Gaylord
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  • Location
    3 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    2 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3 of 5 stars
  • Value
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    2.5 of 5 stars
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Sudbury, Canada
5 reviews 5 reviews
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Hotel is dated, our room was passable. I burnt myself in our room with the coffee machine. When I kindly told the front desk how it happened, the person was extraordinarily rude. I will never forget how she made me feel. It was unbelievable. Will never go back because of this.

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Pinconning, Michigan
2 reviews
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Be carefull you'll get what you pay for!! rooms smell like smoke no smoke alarm, no bath fan, minimal toiletries, barking dogs allowed, & you'll pay more than what is on your reservation because it says estimated total. Never again @ a Econo Lodge anywhere!!

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Clio, Michigan
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 6, 2014

5-31-2014 Had a very nice stay at the Econo Lodge in Gaylord. Room was clean. Staff available and very nice. Requested to move to a first floor room when we arrived with a family member who is handicapped - very accommodating. Air worked in room, pool was up and running and both kids and adults enjoyed it. Breakfast included waffles... More

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Charlevoix, Michigan
1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 6, 2014

My sister were home for a baby shower and stayed here they were very nice the rooms were clean and they were very helpful they switched our room from upstairs to down and did not complain when kids made a mess

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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed April 22, 2014

The rooms smelt like cigarettes, the beds were ubcomfortable, mattresses stained, pillows lumpy. Bathroom and everything else was dirty, and we had allergies. Overall we were laying there wishing we hadn't already paid. Price was more expensive than others we had stayed at that were much better.

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6 reviews 6 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 27, 2014

What a nice place to stay! Friendly, helpful staff. Excellent water pressure and hot water; spacious rooms. Uber pet friendly. This is an excellent place to stay, especially if traveling with your furkids. Conveniently located only a few blocks from excellent food and shopping. Will definitely be staying here when I visit Gaylord.

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Chicago, Illinois
1 review
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed December 28, 2013 via mobile

never stay here. We had to stay her for one night and I would have rather stayed in my car. The rooms are disgusting, the people are loud, I think I may have gotten a disease. I couldn't shower and I didn't want to sleep in the bed. It was one of the sketchiest hotels I've ever been in and... More

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Bay City, Michigan
2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 28, 2013 via mobile

Old,smelly,run down even looks like they are not open. Dont book with Choice Hotels - you cant get a refund ! An attempt to paint outside still no improvement. Pool was awful- did not use it-cloudy and nasty. No hot tub.Room was smelly,water stain on ceiling, walls separating at ceiling, old tv, no alarm clock, dark and scary check-in, so... More

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Gladstone, Michigan
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27 reviews 27 reviews
9 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 23, 2013

We received a good rate on this hotel, which is why we choose it. It was very run down and needed some updates. Room was large which was nice. Staff was friendly and helpful. Ok place if you are just looking for somewhere to sleep for the night.

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Illinois, USA
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61 hotel reviews
84 helpful votes 84 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 9, 2013

We stopped in here for one night to get a quick sleep in before continuing on to the UP. I got a great deal on this hotel on Priceline, but when we arrived I understood why. The hotel is old, musty, run down, and a little dirty. It was clean enough to sleep on the sheets, but not clean enough... More

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Address: 803 South Otsego (Old 27 South), Gaylord, MI 49735 (Formerly Royal Crest Lodge )
Location: United States > Michigan > Otsego County > Gaylord
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
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Royal Crest Hotel

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