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Econo Lodge

1.5 of 5 Hotel   |   1255 Route 10 East, Whippany, NJ 07981
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  • Location
    3 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    1.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    1.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    2 of 5 stars
  • Value
    2 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    1.5 of 5 stars
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Erie, Pennsylvania
2 reviews
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 11, 2014

Booked our Reservation on June 20th for a stay on July 7th at America's Best Value Inn . When we arrived at 8:40pm clerk said computer was slow cause they were using up front, OK. then he proceed to tell us oh you'll be paying and checking in back here but getting your keys up front at the Econo Lodge(... More

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Buffalo, New York
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5 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed April 29, 2014

This hotel was a dump great location Dirty ,Capet, wall ,bed was old and linen was dirty and stained and bath towels old and paper thin I would of stayed at another hotel but was over 150. A night Breakfast was very bad No juice ,no muffins Luke warm coffee Only had waffle and cereal and skim milk Choice should... More

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Hope
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37 reviews 37 reviews
7 hotel reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed January 11, 2014

What a waste ! nice location but hotel is gross. The first room we were given had a refrigerator about the fall over, the shower was not usable and dirty, the TV didn't work and the room was gross. I asked for a different room and the next wasn't much better but it was clean and on the second floor... More

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South River, New Jersey
1 review
1 of 5 stars Reviewed January 1, 2014

This hotel shouldn't be in the Choice Hotel chain. The reviews on trip advisor are 100% accurate. It's disgusting. I know it's cheap, but there is clearly no standard of cleanliness in this property. Trash all around the building outside. The floor in the entrance had stains on the tile floor in front of vending machines. Clearly no one cleans... More

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Fresno, California
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed December 4, 2013 via mobile

Confirmation number: 22685865 Econo Lodge (NJ295) Whippany, NJ, US is horribly managed and dilapidated. There is no security and the hygiene level was enough to cause my wife and I to check out within 30-minutes of arriving. The manager seemed unphased by our disgust and offer no retribution. I doubt I'll ever make reservations through Choice Hotels again!

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed December 3, 2013 via mobile

I booked my reservation online. Called to make sure it had a microwave and fridge. They said they would have one put in the room. Fine. The curb appeal is what I expected. The lobby was clean and smelled great. When i started to my room i noticed many lights were out, it was very dark and there were suspicious... More

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Lewiston, Maine
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 17, 2013

We were headed for Maine and got a late start. Stopped at the last moment and late at night. Desk staff were helpful. Clean room at a fair price. Breakfast and hot coffee served in the morning. Room was clean & excellent. Did not use any children's activities or fitness center. Trip advisor requires that I fill them in anyway?

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 18, 2013 via mobile

Review of others confirmed. Friend reserved it and as we entered the room we were disgusted. Could not pass board of health hell. duct tape around iron white patches on red wall smoky air and could not breath. Choice hotels must be proud of this franchisee. clerk refund our payment without argument. Then rushed away to hilton.

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Boston, Massachusetts
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 6, 2013

Only stayed here because other area hotels were more expensive. In hindsight, I wished I had made a different choice in hotel. Sometimes paying extra is worth it. Once we go there and looked around we wanted to leave but everything in the area was booked up. Shabby, trash all over the rundown property. Smells like b.o. Sign on the... More

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Morristown, New Jersey
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed March 19, 2013

To begin with the building is shabby as can be, the stucco is bad and cheap enough but the entire property is littered with broken bottles, trash and whatnot. At night you would assume the place was abandoned, there are very few lights that work and the front driveway is completely invisible. The rooms appeared nice enough as did the... More

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Address: 1255 Route 10 East, Whippany, NJ 07981
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Location: United States > New Jersey > Whippany
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:1.5 star — Econo Lodge 1.5*
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Also Known As:
Econo Hotel Whippany
Wellesley Hotel Whippany
Wellesley Whippany

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Business Center with Internet Access Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Kitchenette Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly ) Restaurant Swimming Pool
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The Econo Lodge Whippany is located just 24 miles from Newark International Airport and 40 miles from New York City. The property is surrounded by over 30 Fortune 500 companies in the Parsippany, Hanover and Whippany areas. The location is ideal for business meetings or a weekend getaway. Hotel features 72 guest rooms and suites, business center, free continental breakfast, and an Eastern Asian buffet serving continental food during lunch and dinner. Other amenities include laundry facilities, free wireless high-speed Internet and in-room coffee. The rooms in this two-story hotel feature patios or balconies, cable TV with premium channels, and video game consoles. Pet accommodation: 10.00/night per pet. Pet limit: 2 pets per room / 15 pounds and under. ... more   less 
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