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Econo Lodge Sumter

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226 North Washington Street, Building A, Sumter, SC 29150 (Formerly Sumter Palmetto Inn)
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Rock Hill, South Carolina
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

My grandmother worked at this property for years in the 70's and 80's when it was a Holiday Inn and she was very good friends with the owners at the time. As a child, I remember visiting her there and swimming in the pool (owner allowed) and fantasizing about staying overnight in one of the rooms. As an adult and... More 

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Charleston, South Carolina
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed April 23, 2015

I visited this place two months ago and it was one of the worst. I wrote a review about the hotel and the DM promised me that they would refund me my night stay a MONTH AND A HALF ago twice and I haven't seen it as of yet. The floors had trash on them. The walls had splashed food... More 

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Greenville, South Carolina
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 27, 2015

Stayed there two nights ago for my son's sporting event. Figured we'd get a few more souveniers with the money we'd save there over the Marriott. Big mistake. First, let me say that the staff at the desk were both polite and as helpful as they could be. Problem was they didn't have much to work with. From the dead... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 14, 2014

I was traveling back to South FL and had a unexpected delay. We found the Econo Lodge by chance as it was close the hospital I needed to be near. We stayed Sept 10-12 last week. The staff was awesome. Everyone from Front desk, Kitchen, morning restaurant servers and ground were exceptionally nice and made our stay feel like home.... More 

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Keys S, Director of Sales at Econo Lodge Sumter, responded to this review

Dear Tammie, thank you so much for the kind comments regarding your stay at the Econo Lodge in Sumter. It is always our pleasure to assist you with lodging and certainly hope that you will come back to see us one day soon. Please feel free to contact myself or the hotel in the future if you need accommodations or... More 

Virginia, MN
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 21, 2014

We stayed at Econolodge for 7 days in early May to attend my daughter's college graduation. I let Priceline choose the motel and was a little concerned when I read the reviews. To save some money, we chose a motel that served breakfast as of of the package. Although we ate there every morning, the menu never varies and gets... More 

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Parkhill, Ont
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 25, 2014

We had been to this motel last year, and decided to come back. We were pleasantly surprised to see the difference one year made. The place was definitely in better shape. Although it wasn't too bad the year before, this year we felt the big effort had been made to make it cleaner. In fact the window in our room... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2013 via mobile

The price was good if you don't mind a few roaches. The heater/air conditioner was old and antiquated and took forever to heat up. My mother's room had an incredibly old TV that didn't work well. Other than all that it was ok. I recommend staying there as a last resort.

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Parkhill, Ont
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 25, 2013

This hotel was somewhat like stepping back in time. Although it was old and a little worn, it was mostly clean and inviting. What it lacked in looks was made up for by the friendliness of the staff. We enjoyed sitting out by the pool even though it was slightly raining. There were not many people around so the staff... More 

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Goldsboro, North Carolina
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 4, 2012

Good stay My wife and I stayed for a couple of days for a graduation. Hotel showed signs of recent work but, we were pleasantly pleased. Our stay was enjoyable. Made prior arrangements because of respiratory problems and cannot stay in or be around any cigarette smoke. Room did not have a hint of smoke. Staff was very friendly, desk... More 

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Myrtle Beach, South Carolina
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 1, 2012

I know that sumter palmetto inn is now known as econolodge. And i know this place for a long time. it has went down from previous owners. But as i know of them now. are great happy people. yes the hotel is not the prettiest but also isnt the Hilton. but the customer service is amazing. I heard things from... More 

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