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Econo Lodge

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4488 Fort Jackson Blvd, Columbia, SC 29209
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  • Sleep Quality
    3 of 5 stars
  • Location
    3 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3 of 5 stars
  • Value
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    2.5 of 5 stars
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Rochester, New York
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31 reviews 31 reviews
7 hotel reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed February 12, 2015

If paint, clean rooms, and bathroom updates could turn around a very old facility that sits too close to a busy highway, this hotel would be a 5-star hotel. Unfortunately, the tiny size of the rooms and the age of the hotel can't be overlooked. The staff are warm and welcoming, but you get what you pay for when you... More 

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Clarksville, Tennessee
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 27, 2014

I had read some bad reviews on this hotel so was hesitant. We stayed two nights. Heat worked, great shower. Beds were clean. It's an old hotel and showing its age. Needed some paint but it filled the bill for what we needed. Close to Ft. Jackson which is why we were there. Front office gal was great. Breakfast consisted... More 

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Fort Lauderdale, Florida
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 28, 2014

We needed 3 rooms for the entire family to go to my husband graduation at fort Jackson. The rooms were clean, however the carpet in one of the rooms look dirty by the bathroom, beds were comfortable and staff was very friendly and helpful. The location of this hotel is perfect. The 77 express way was very close, shopping center... More 

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LaBelle, Florida
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 12, 2014

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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8 reviews 8 reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
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
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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
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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
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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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