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Econo Lodge University / Downtown

2.0 of 5 Motel   |   1136 N. Stone Ave., Tucson, AZ 85705
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  • Location
    3 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    2 of 5 stars
  • Service
    2 of 5 stars
  • Value
    2 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    2 of 5 stars
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2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We went to a gunshow in Tucson and booked at this hotel because it was near the show.We checked in an hour before check in time without any problems.The room was very hot but after we switched on the aircon it became really nice although the aircon was a bit noisy.The room was nice and clean and the fridge as... More

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Cheseaux-sur-Lausanne, Switzerland
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2014

On check in, i asked the price of the room. The person told me $49.- + tax. Than i ask if the room have 2 beds for 3 people and he told me: " so it will be $59.- + tax" at this time i knew he charged me an extra $10.- on the official price. I checked afterwood on... More

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8 reviews 8 reviews
7 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 9, 2014

I knew I was in trouble when on the check on form it says no refunds after 10 minutes from check in.. well #1 it takes at least 10 mins to walk up the ricketey old stairs and into the not very locked door.. then I got into the room and noticed a funky odor. The shower had a window... More

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52 hotel reviews
146 helpful votes 146 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 29, 2014

We paid $45 plus tax per night on booking.com. The room had a double (perhaps queen) bed, a microwave, a fridge, no coffee maker, no hair dryer (as advertised), a TV with many channels, good internet, a table and 2 chairs, 2 bedside tables, a dresser with 4 drawers, no clock radio (but one doesn't really need that anymore), and... More

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Pico Rivera, California
1 review
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed January 20, 2014

I picked this hotel because it was close to the Hospital where my brother is being treated. Unfortunately once I checked into my room I discovered stained linens full of hair. It was a disgusting sight to realize that not much care is taken into maintaining a clean and hygienic hotel room. I asked the clerk for my money back... More

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Mesa, Arizona
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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 16, 2013

Upon checking in with tired and hungry children at 6 pm we were given a hotel room that was never cleaned nor made up. The staff didn't communicate that to the front desk. When asked for an extra pillow to accommodate my three children I was refused and then when we (4) four paying customers arrived at the alleged FREE... More

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Houston, Texas
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27 hotel reviews
73 helpful votes 73 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 27, 2013 via mobile

This hotel managed to give me the worst hotel experience I ever had and I never even got to actually spend the night in it. I made a reservation for one night only. I specifically searched for a hotel that accepted pets because we had our cat with us on the road. We arrived there at 9.30pm after an entire... More

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Eufaula, Oklahoma
16 reviews 16 reviews
5 hotel reviews
37 helpful votes 37 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed November 18, 2012

Booked hotel online for 2 nights. Looked like ok place with good value. Upon arrival was found to be small hotel in bad part of town. Drive through liquior store and tatoo parlor next door. Front desk staff was friendly. Room was very small with 2 queen beds. Bathroom was barely big enough to turn around in, and smelly. Bedspread... More

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22 reviews 22 reviews
4 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 8, 2012

I go to Tucson every year for the Gem & Mineral Show in Feb. Things get sold out and are very expensive at that time of year. The year before I got a great deal through one of those on line and won't give the name places, hoping to get a better deal again I used them for this year.... More

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16 hotel reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed February 12, 2012 via mobile

On the plus side, the front staff were very nice and helpful in giving restaurant recommendations and driving directions. In addition, this is located downtown yet you would still need to drive, take the bus, or cab it to Congress St. or 4th Ave where the majority of dining and entertainment establishments are located, unless you're prepared for a hefty... More

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Address: 1136 N. Stone Ave., Tucson, AZ 85705
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Location: United States > Arizona > Tucson
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:2 star — Econo Lodge University / Downtown 2*
Number of rooms: 48
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Also Known As:
Tucson Econo Lodge
Econo Lodge Tucson

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