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Econo Lodge

2.0 of 5 Hotel   |   4488 Fort Jackson Blvd, Columbia, SC 29209
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  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    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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LaBelle, Florida
1 review
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

We pull into parking lot... it's filled with drunk people partying outside the front of the hotel by their vehicles. As soon as you walk inside the scent of marijuana hits you in the face. the room was gross, greasy carpet and smelled of cigarette smoke. We finally get to sleep 10pm then get woken up because the front desk... More

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2014

We needed a place to sleep. This place was not clean, stains on sheets and pillow cases, the air worked intermittently, bathroom fixtures were broken, breakfast was ok but the check inn staff was friendly

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Charlotte, North Carolina
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 23, 2014

I stayed at this hotel econo lodge for the fort Jackson graduvation and I was very happy with my entire stay. the room were great . very close to the fort Jackson, I will also recommend this hotel to others.

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LaGrange, Georgia
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 6, 2014 via mobile

After my great experience the night before I decided to give this Econo lodge a try as well. While Econo Lodge does save you some money, its not as great as the one I spent the night at the night before. The bed was worn, no frills, service not as great. Its adequate but its not going to be my... More

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Smyrna, Georgia
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 8, 2014

I have stayed here many times. The reason I keep staying here is because of the location and the good rates I can get Service - good front desk help everytime when i check in............................

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Econo l, Owner at Econo Lodge, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to complete our online survey regarding your recent stay at our hotel. Your feedback is very important to us and we can assure you that we will use this information to do everything possible to create an enjoyable experience for each of our guests. We hope to see you again soon! Sincerely, gm econo... More

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed February 6, 2014

The bathroom sink had duck tape on it, the bathroom door dosent even latch shut, the mini clothes is hanging on by 2 screws , the location i feel very unsafe.loud door slamming all night long and a traun the went rifht by the window at 1 am ...

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Chicago, Illinois
1 review
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed November 2, 2013

This place has to be the worst hotel I've ever stayed in. First of all, the entrance door mecanism to my room was ready to fall off. The toilet was backed up, I called the front desk to tell them and they broght a toilet plunger for me to do it myself. The room smelled, it was dirty, the carpet... More

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Wimberley, Texas
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 11, 2013

My son and I stayed there when visiting my husband after he graduated basic training. We got moved THREE times. The first room's lock wouldn't work. The second room's AC was broken, and the third room's bathtub started LEAKING on the people below us while I was bathing my son. It was ridiculous. They have no WiFi, and although the... More

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Boone, North Carolina
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 3, 2013

We stayed at the Econo Lodge while visiting my son at Fort Jackson for Graduation. It is very well located to Fort Jackson and the surrounding area. The staff was very friendly and helpful. The room was also very well maintained and cleaned

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed January 11, 2012 via mobile

This place is terrible. All around bad stay. Lots of workers stay there as well as it had police there for multiple calls the night we stayed beds and rooms were nasty. Hardly any parking. Don't believe me then take the risk. And it was way overpriced.

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Address: 4488 Fort Jackson Blvd, Columbia, SC 29209
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Location: United States > South Carolina > Columbia
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:2 star — Econo Lodge 2*
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Also Known As:
Columbia Econo Lodge
Econo Lodge Columbia

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