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Econo Lodge Civic Center

1.5 of 5 Motel   |   308 Orange Avenue NE, Roanoke, VA 24016
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Ranked #13 of 38 Hotels in Roanoke
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 5, 2013
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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Lynchburg, Virginia
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 5, 2013

I really like to stay at the Econo Lodge Civic Center Roanoke. The rooms are clean. The price is great. The staff are very friendly and helpful. I had to stay over in Roanoke Friday November 29thI had someone in the Hospital. Thank you Econo Lodge .

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Bhavik P, General Manager at Econo Lodge Civic Center, responded to this review

Dear Guest, I want to thank you for writing a review about your recent stay with us. It is a great pleasure to hear that we could make your stay enjoyable. Thank you for your kind word. We work very hard to keep the rooms clean and friendly. It is great to hear that you have enjoyed the customer service... More 

North Georgia
1 review
2 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2013 via mobile

First, access off of I-581 is weird; you go by the hotel, and then loop back around through a side street to get to it. Place was practically deserted; wondered if we were only guests. Room was basic, bed uncomfortable, but clean. The lobby where breakfast is served is tiny, and the breakfast itself was pretty pathetic; no cereal, only... More 

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Bhavik P, General Manager at Econo Lodge Civic Center, responded to this review

Dear Guest, I want to thank you for writing a review about your recent stay with us. I am sorry that we were not able to meet your expectations. Econo Lodge Civic Center has change management in April 2013. we are constantly working hard to improve the hotel. Since April, we have replaced 18% of the old toilets with new... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 13, 2013

I stayed at this Econo Lodge while visiting my brother for the weekend. I read previous reviews and decided this looked like the place to stay. I was very pleased with the room, the price and the hotel staff. The room was clean and everything was well kept. Even though the hotel is located on a busy street the atmosphere... More 

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Bhavik P, General Manager at Econo Lodge Civic Center, responded to this review

Dear Guest, I want to thank you for writing a review about your recent stay with us. It is a great pleasure to hear that we could make your stay enjoyable. Thank you for your kind word. We work very hard to keep the rooms clean and friendly. It is great to hear that you have enjoyed the customer service... More 

Ronceverte, West Virginia
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 13, 2013

We stayed at the Econo Lodge so we could go to a show at the Civic Center. I had stayed there several year ago and the new owners have greatly improved the rooms. I was very pleased that it had been updated and was very clean. The owner was very friendly and made us feel welcome. I definitely will stay... More 

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Bhavik P, General Manager at Econo Lodge Civic Center, responded to this review

Dear Guest, I want to thank you for writing a review about your recent stay with us. It is a great pleasure to hear that we could make your stay enjoyable. Thank you for your kind word. We work very hard to keep the rooms clean and friendly. It is great to hear that you have enjoyed the customer service... More 

acton,ont. canada
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47 reviews 47 reviews
15 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 6, 2013

This establishment was clean, very reasonably priced and well located for our interests. We were travelling to the Nascar race and to the Blue Ridge Folklife Festival. There were many other patrons who also stayed here that attended the Sunday Nascar race. If they could improve on one thing, it would be their breakfast menu. After speaking with the new... More 

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Bhavik P, General Manager at Econo Lodge Civic Center, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for taking the time to complete our online survey regarding your recent stay at our hotel. We are just wrapping up the modification in the breakfast area to meet the city of Roanoke requirements. We'll be adding a few types of cereals and a hot item to our breakfast. Your feedback is very important to us... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2013

I stayed at the Econo Lodge at the end of October on business. I saw the reviews on Tripadvisor and thought to take a chance. I was very happy with my stay and enjoyed talking with the owner. He is very enthusiastic about making the hotel even better for my next trip thanks again I had a nice stay!

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Bhavik P, General Manager at Econo Lodge Civic Center, responded to this review

Dear Guest, I want to thank you for writing a review about your recent stay with us. It is a great pleasure to hear that we could make your stay enjoyable. Thank you for your kind word. We work very hard to keep the rooms clean and friendly. It is great to hear that you have enjoyed the customer service... More 

Fredericksburg, Virginia
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7 reviews 7 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 2, 2013

Although not a bad place for the cost, I think there is a lot of work that needs to be done to make it an excellent stay for the money. According to the manager, who took over in April, they are planning a lot of refurbishing, and have replaced a lot of the mechanical systems already. I would remark that... More 

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Bhavik P, General Manager at Econo Lodge Civic Center, responded to this review

Dear Guest, I want to thank you for writing a review about your recent stay with us. 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, Bhavik Patel General... More 

Charleston, United States
2 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 29, 2013

Don't even believe the pictures that are shown for this site. Furniture was from early 70's badly scared and worn out. Our bathroom door was most likely punched in so hard the door frame was broken and repaired with 2 roofing nails (at least they were painted). Rust on back of hinges was so thick it has stained the wall... More 

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Bhavik P, General Manager at Econo Lodge Civic Center, responded to this review

Dear Guest, I want to thank you for writing a review about your recent stay with us. I am sorry that we were not able to meet your expectations. Econo Lodge Civic Center has change management in April 2013. we are constantly working hard to improve the hotel. Since April, we have replaced 18% of the old toilets with new... More 

Johnstown, Pennsylvania
1 review
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 28, 2013

The owners are very nice and did a remarkable job of seeing that I could remain in the room I liked for my last-minute two night stay. And the single-bed rooms have a sofa!!--in addition to microwave, fridge and coffee maker. Not a bad deal for $55, I'd say!

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Bhavik P, General Manager at Econo Lodge Civic Center, responded to this review

Dear Guest, I want to thank you for writing a review about your recent stay with us. It is a great pleasure to hear that we could make your stay enjoyable. We take a lot of pride in our work. We want to offer the best possible experience to every guest. It was our pleasure to accommodate your for additional... More 

Bonaire, Netherlands Antilles
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117 reviews 117 reviews
51 hotel reviews
64 helpful votes 64 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 23, 2013

At first the hotel looks less appealing, right of a busy street and with a lot of asphalt around it. But the service is really friendly. Also found the complimentary breakfast really good for a place with this price. The room was quite spacious. Nothing out of the ordinary but everything worked I did have some trouble with the internet,... More 

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Bhavik P, General Manager at Econo Lodge Civic Center, responded to this review

Dear Guest, I want to thank you for writing a review about your recent stay with us. It is a great pleasure to hear that we could make your stay enjoyable. We take a lot of pride in our work. We want to offer the best possible experience to every guest. We have a great location on the main street.... More 

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Address: 308 Orange Avenue NE, Roanoke, VA 24016
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Location: United States > Virginia > Roanoke
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:1.5 star — Econo Lodge Civic Center 1.5*
Number of rooms: 46
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Also Known As:
Econo Lodge Roanoke
Roanoke Econo Lodge
Hotel Style:
#9 Business Hotel in Roanoke

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