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Econo Lodge

2.0 of 5 Motel   |   1175 Kane St., Scranton, PA 18505
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  • Sleep Quality
    3 of 5 stars
  • Location
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    2 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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Doylestown, Pennsylvania
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3 reviews 3 reviews
1 of 5 stars Reviewed January 17, 2014

The other reviews are extremely accurate, minus the ones clearly written by the hotel's management. Smell was overwhelming. Far from a safe environment with no lighting and no security. Door felt like a three year old could kick it open and one probably did. Punch holes in the doors. The only exterior door that's every locked is apparently to the... More

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Butler PA
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15 reviews 15 reviews
8 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed December 22, 2013

Overnight stay on our way to Maine. There was a winter storm and didn't want to cross the poconos in the dark with the snow. So this was a last minute decision. Used my smart phone to find the nearest and cheapest. Check in was fast and efficient I did not have a reservation. Hallways were somewhat dark easily noticed... More

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Clarks Summit, Pennsylvania
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4 reviews 4 reviews
1 of 5 stars Reviewed December 17, 2013

I usually don't write reviews but this was one of the worst hotels I've ever stayed at. The price was cheap but it was a big mistake. When I entered the hotel the smell was horrible. I climbed the stairs to a dark hallway with carpeting from the 70's. The room smelled like disinfectant. The bedspread had tons of burn... More

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colonial heights virginia
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7 reviews 7 reviews
6 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 6, 2013

This hotel is in a bad location.rooms need to be updated .t.v.'s are way out of date.the free continental breakfast is a joke.its to be from 6a.m. to 9 a.m. the cups for juice is way to small.wifi is difficult to log in to.beds are uncomfortable bathroom to small.it is o.k if you are going to use it just to... More

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Charlotte, North Carolina
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7 reviews 7 reviews
3 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 22, 2013

We pulled in past midnight since we thought it must be cheap. First off it waws not that cheap and then I was sleeping on a rock hard beds for rest of the nights. This was not a corporate trip and money was my own, so I kept quiet and spent the night anyways. I regretted it so much that... More

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Blakeslee, Pennsylvania
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28 reviews 28 reviews
21 hotel reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2013

For such an inexpensive rate I was a bit nervous....but it's a good place! Exceeded my expectations! Clean, king bed, fridge, microwave, flat-screen tv, free continental breakfast, staff was friendly & helpful. We would def return! Great value for the price paid!

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Scranton, Pennsylvania
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8 reviews 8 reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 16, 2013

Booked this as a "secret hotel" for a low price on Travelocity...when the hotel name was revealed, I thought it would be okay, since EconoLodge has usually been so in the past, though I was very upset that my "secret" low rate was only 2 dollars less than the hotel's actual, published rates...I feel cheated. The hotel itself is pretty... More

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Mechanicville, New York, United States
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2013

On my way through Scranton, PA I decided to look up any hotel that was close and reasonable in price. Tired and weary from a long trip, I found the first available hotel at this location and plugged it into my GPS. My first red flag was when the directions took my off the beaten path to a location where... More

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Savannah, Georgia
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37 reviews 37 reviews
14 hotel reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2013

Stayed here in 2012 on a stopover en route to New Hampshire. Located off of I-81, a little hard to find for me, the streets weren't that great and you cant see the sign from a distance. Typical budget motel, safe location and helpful staff. Would consider staying here again in the future. Comfortable beds and a clean room.

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2013 via mobile

Reserved room online. Hotel hidden in odd location. Strong smell of deodorizer everywhere. What are they hiding? Threadbare towels. Breakfast of watered down juice and offbrand cereal labeled as name brand. (My husband has eaten enough cheerios to know real from a knockoff). Coffee terrible. If we could have changed hotels without cost we would have. We heard this hotel... More

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Also Known As:
Econo Hotel Scranton
Econo Hotel
Econolodge Hotel Scranton
Econo Lodge Scranton
Address: 1175 Kane St., Scranton, PA 18505
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Location: United States > Pennsylvania > Scranton
Amenities:
Free Breakfast Free Parking Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly ) Swimming Pool Wheelchair access
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Ranked #10 of 10 hotels in Scranton
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:2 star — Econo Lodge 2*
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