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Econo Lodge

1313 South Ohlman, Mitchell, SD 57301
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  • Location
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    2 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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2 of 5 stars Reviewed January 31, 2015

Cheap, but definitely never again. It was late enough and I was so tired I had to sleep. Otherwise I should have asked for my money back. The room smelled like the locker room at my local gym. Limited tv channels. The heater in the room didn't work so you had to use the wall ac/heater dual unit. TV would... More 

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Billings, Missouri
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 26, 2014

This is not the best motel we have ever stayed in, but for a last minute check in at a reasonable rate, it was okay. The room was reasonable clean, average furnishings, and warm. The breakfast was very basic.

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 10, 2014

Only stayed for the night, but the bed was comfortable. Bathroom was okay, refrigerator worked well. The lobby smelled pretty bad and was really tiny. Wouldn't stay for more than just a night, but traveling a long ways and needing a place to stay in a hurry it was just okay.

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 8, 2014

Pros: the bed was comfortable and the desk clerk was friendly. Cons: the room smelled like kitty litter (not cat urine or feces, the clay smell of kitty litter). The refrigerator appeared to be working when I put my items in it, there was frost in the freezer compartment, but the next morning the refrigerator interior was room temperature and... More 

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Exeter, New Hampshire
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 11, 2014

Horrible, dirty place with broken everything; pavement, laundry room, vending machine, etc. TWO rooms were dirty and one even had brown streaks on the wall with hair stuck on it! Clerks are nice, but the carpets are filthy, the coffee pot area on the table was stained and it was NOT a pleasant experience. The area's nice and the Corn... More 

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Mike H, General Manager at Econo Lodge, responded to this review

I am so disappointed to hear that you were so dissatisfied with our accommodations and services and that our rating for your experience is so low. It is truly our goal to impress each guest with our service, hospitality, and continuing improvements to our rooms, parking, and policies. Thank you for taking the time to share this review. More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 10, 2014

When we got our rooms everything was fine until we pulled back the blankets and found a dirty rag. Then they moved us across the hall and the toilet had left overs. From our experience I would not recommend it the old guy at the front desk probably doesn't even get anyone to clean the rooms.

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Mike H, General Manager at Econo Lodge, responded to this review

We are deeply distressed to discover the lapse in service you experienced during your recent stay. I am so sorry to hear about the difficulties that you experienced with housekeeping issues. It's our primary goal to ensure that you receive the best lodging experience and we wish to let you know that your voice is extremely important to us. We... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 21, 2014

We stayed one night it was nasty. The beds were filthy the carpet was sticky and it smelled bad. I would not have stayed here for free. When I woke up in the morning i couldn't breathe,probably just mold and bacteria. Learn from my mistake

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tom tohini t, General Manager at Econo Lodge, responded to this review

Dear , Thank you for taking the time to complete our online survey regarding your recent stay at our hotel. On behalf of our entire team, I would like to apologize for failing to exceed your expectations. Your satisfaction is important to us and we will be using the feedback you provided to make improvements to ensure we offer an... More 

San Diego, California
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42 reviews 42 reviews
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32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 22, 2013

...second night on our journey moving with a dog. Econo Lodge in Mitchell was almost exactly the same as Econo Lodge in Des Moines. The room was comfortable, the desk staff helpful at recommending restaurants in the area. The bed was fine, there was a refrigerator in the room for soda and beer. Needed the air conditioner, it was really... More 

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Bellaire, Michigan, United States
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5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 23, 2013

We were travelling in the area and needed to find a hotel for the night. I searched the internet and found that if we stayed a couple hours from Sioux Falls, SD we would get much better prices. In my search we came across Econo Lodge so I booked through an agency. We had a clean room with good accommodations... More 

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Bonita Springs, Florida
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29 hotel reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 13, 2013

We stayed 1 night and I'm not sure I could have made it. The room was clean but needed a paint job real bad. The bed wasn't very comfortable, and the breakfast was very basic. For the price, I was dispointing.

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