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Econo Lodge

2.0 of 5 Motel   |   8350 Brook Road, Richmond, VA 23227
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Ranked #55 of 82 hotels in Richmond
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2013
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  • Location
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3 of 5 stars
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3 reviews 3 reviews
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Would not recommend this hotel. Staff unfriendly and not helpful, we had tried to use a coupon but turned out to be wrong econolodge, most places would still do you a deal but they wouldn't, would not have minded if it had been particularly good but as i said the receptionist was unfriendly almost to the point of being rude... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2013

hotel was included in Visitor Center hotels book at $35 a night. the room was large and quite comfortable, good bed, microwave and refrigerator, great wireless internet connection, couch, desk and chair for work, plenty of TV channels. not much road noise, heating system that worked well without making a lot of noise. breakfast was simple - coffee and toast... More

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West Palm Beach, Florida
3 reviews 3 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 24, 2013

The motel is real nice. The management is really kind. The rooms were like a 5 star hotel in Vegas; spacious, comfortable bed, bathroom real nice, variety of channels on TV. Breakfast was real nice. The value is really good. Service was excellent. Don't listen to the reviews. This is the real deal.

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 1, 2013

Room Condition: Dirty, Light in bathroom didn't work, Toilet broken, wouldn't flush. Had to call several times for someone to fix the problem. Still wouldn't flush. Had to fix it ourselves. Refrigerator quit running. Spoiled our contents in it. Had to kill a roach. Couldn't get into the breakfast room at 6:30 as told. Will never recommend this hotel and... More

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Iowa Falls, Iowa
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed December 11, 2012

...even if running up the I-95 corridor leads you to this place, do look twice. Picked this out of one of those ubiquitous flyers that list discount prices if you present the coupon on arrival with no advance reservation. This is the only Quality Guest Privileges hotel in the 5 that we've used recently that wouldn't take my membership, claiming... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 11, 2012 via mobile

I had some reservation about booking a room at an Econo Lodge (I had bad experiences in other ones) but the price was right, the location was great, right off I-95 South , fast food lacations near by, literally at walking distance, KFC/TacoBell thats open late next door for those looking for a quick drive through. Rooms are nice, a... More

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Baltimore, Maryland
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 11, 2012

The price was right, and the location (re both I-95 and downtown Richmond) was reasonable, and supermarket very close. There was a microwave (which I didn't use) and a frig, but no coffee maker. Breakfast was sparse, but acceptable. Air conditioner was noisy, and seriously interfered with sleep. I never did figure out how to turn on the TV. I... More

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Richmond, Virginia
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5 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 27, 2012

When I arrived I wasn't all that sold on this motel. But we received a room downstairs in the corner. It was very spacious everything was clean... It was a smoking room but you wouldn't have been able to tell. The bathroom was large, the tv was rather small but manageable. Overall it was a very decent pleasant experience for... More

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Birmingham, Alabama
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 5, 2012

The Manager and his staff at this Econo Lodge are outstanding. After arriving late on a Saturday night and finding that my reservation had been messed up by ORBITZ(I had reserved NON-SMOKING rooms. ORBITZ had reserved SMOKING rooms), the manager helped me resolve the PROBLEM with ORBITZ. Had to cancel the ORBITZ reservations. The rooms I finally got, which were... More

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25 hotel reviews
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 24, 2012

This hotel's bathtub was the filthiest I ever seen...I wore flip flops to take a shower.....The bed was uncomfortable, and sheets had cigarette burns everywhere. Very dirty hotel STAY AWAY.

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Address: 8350 Brook Road, Richmond, VA 23227
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Location: United States > Virginia > Richmond
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Hotel Class:2 star — Econo Lodge 2*
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