We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Econo Lodge

2.0 of 5 2020 E. Main St., Cortez, CO 81321
Hotel website
Hotel deals
Special Offer
Choice Privileges Points
Best prices for your stay
Enter dates for best prices
Check In Check Out
Show Prices
Compare best prices from top travel sites
and 6 more sites!
Econo Lodge
Professional photos View all
Browse nearby
Econo Lodge
Econo Lodge
Econo Lodge
Write a Review

152 reviews from our community

Traveler rating
    52
    41
    29
    21
    9
See reviews for
42
58
11
14
Rating summary
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
Traveler tips help you choose the right room.   Room tips (42)
Date | Rating
  • Dutch first
  • English first
  • French first
  • German first
  • Italian first
  • Norwegian first
  • Any
English first
  • All months
    (152)
  • Mar-May only
    (28)
  • Jun-Aug only
    (62)
  • Sep-Nov only
    (51)
  • Dec-Feb only
    (11)
All months
denver
Contributor
15 reviews 15 reviews
7 hotel reviews
2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 29, 2014

Stayed two nights in Oct 2014; came back from Mesa Verde sightseeing and toilet had overflowed with laundry soap from the laundry room which was next door to ours (which was one of the few wheelchair accessible rooms). Desk staff was prompt and nice about cleaning it up though. No microwave, but there was a safe(!) for valuables -- we're... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
Saint Louis, Missouri
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 27, 2014

I think we were in a newly refurnished room. Very nice, best price of all places we stayed. Got a good parking space, new carpeting, king size bed. Easy check in. I was up early and full breakfast wasnt out yet. It was a Monday night, was quiet.

Was this review helpful? Yes
2 reviews
1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 25, 2014

We stayed at the Econo Lodge in Cortez, Co for two nights in October. Though the room was shabby, it seemed well cleaned. However, when we woke up we had bites all over. I'm quite certain they were from bed bugs. This is a hotel I would drive right by. It will save you from doing a lot of laundry... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
Columbus, Ohio
Contributor
11 reviews 11 reviews
5 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 20, 2014

During the first 15 min, I checked in (reservation was reserved with choice privileges points-free). We were given a room on parking lot level on west end. You couldn't. Park at your door on that end; asked for a room on the east side; was told none available; did not seem to want to be helpful. Our room was #128... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
Salt Lake City
Top Contributor
59 reviews 59 reviews
14 hotel reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 19, 2014

I wouldn't stay here again. Dirty carpets, dirty shower, mold and peeling paint on bathroom walls, light fixture in bathroom missing it's cover so the fan shows, stained bedspread. Don't be fooled by the pictures online. They were definitely taken when the rooms had new carpet and linens. If I hadn't pulled in late I'd have found someplace else. Four... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
Las Vegas, Nevada
Top Contributor
55 reviews 55 reviews
9 hotel reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 18, 2014

Anyone that gives this more than one star (unable to give a quarter star) must be accustomed to sleeping in their car. Poor guy checking people in was wore out. Horrible bedding, parking issues, dirty, unkept and wore out. We booked on Choice app on while traveling and got in just at sundown. Can't tell you how much to avoid... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
Littleton, Colorado
Top Contributor
84 reviews 84 reviews
29 hotel reviews
47 helpful votes 47 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 13, 2014

It took a minute to title this post, but it is accurate. I've been in hotels that I didn't feel really safe in - but I wasn't overly concerned about safety at the Cortez Econo Lodge. It does have outside room entrances, which generally have higher crime rates, but Cortez is a relatively small community so the odds of issues... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
Drexel Hill, Pennsylvania
Senior Contributor
37 reviews 37 reviews
15 hotel reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 11, 2014

This property is very large, two stories, with a pool. Because we knew nothing of the area, except that it was between Hovenweep National Monument and Mesa Verde NP, we pulled into the parking lo to look into a room being cleaned. Difficult to ask housekeeper for permission, she did not speak English. Room looked OK, so called central number... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
Silver Cliff
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 9, 2014

We have stayed here several times and have always been comfortable. The staff is friendly and helpful. Will stay here again on our way to our winter home as we are snowbirds. They were helpful with restaurant choices.

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Cortez, Colorado
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 8, 2014

When we are in Cortez, it is only for one night. So the room we get at the Cortez Econo Lodge fits our needs perfectly. The staff has always been courteous and very helpful and gives us the type of room we need.

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Questions? Get answers from hotel staff and past guests. Ask a question
Owners: What's your side of the story?
Register now for free — and start getting automatic notification of new reviews, responding to traveler feedback, adding new photos to your listing and much more.
Manage your listing

Been to Econo Lodge? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Additional Information about Econo Lodge

Address: 2020 E. Main St., Cortez, CO 81321
Phone Number:
Location: United States > Colorado > Cortez
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:2 star — Econo Lodge 2*
Number of rooms: 70
Reservation Options:
TripAdvisor is proud to partner with Orbitz, Hotels.com, Expedia, Choice Hotels, Cheap Tickets, Priceline, TripOnline SA, Booking.com and Tingo so you can book your Econo Lodge reservations with confidence. We help millions of travelers each month to find the perfect hotel for both vacation and business trips, always with the best discounts and special offers.
Also Known As:
Econo Lodge Cortez
Cortez Econo Lodge
Econolodge Hotel Cortez

30 photos of this hotel

Traveler photos: See what travelers like you saw

Viewed
All traveler photos (8)
Viewed
Room/suite (6)
Viewed
Other (2)

Management photos: Courtesy of the property manager

Viewed
All management photos (23)
Viewed
Room/suite (6)
Viewed
Bathroom (1)
Viewed
Dining (2)
Viewed
Hotel & grounds (2)
Viewed
Pool/beach area (1)
Viewed
Other (11)
Hotels you might also like...
Check In Check Out
Price Your Stay