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Econo Lodge
2.0 of 5 Motel   |   1100 Main St., Morro Bay, CA 93442   |  
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Ranked #23 of 29 Hotels in Morro Bay
Morro Bay, California
1 review
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
“Terrible mattresses”
1 of 5 stars Reviewed March 29, 2014

They charge as much as anyone and the room was painted. That's nice. But mattresses were old, cheap and worn. UNCOMFORTABLE. They save a few bucks, and the guests probably won't come through this town again, so the owner doesn't care. BUT Econo Lodge is below Motel 6 in my book if I have a choice in the future.

I stay in cheap motels and expect nothing but a (1) secure room; (2) a shower and toilet (3) a tv and (4) a MATTRESS/BED THAT IS COMFORTABLE. They FAIL.

AVOID ECONO LODGE!

  • Stayed March 2014, traveled solo
    • 1 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
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monamkj, Manager at Econo Lodge, responded to this review, April 6, 2014
Hi This Econo lodge Morro bay
Sorry ,
you not comfortable hotel mattress. I dontknow Why The All mattresses Is New Came from serta Co 2014 1/10/14. double pillow top elite All so the hotel provide big flat TV 40' All rooms are New remodeling 2014 bathroom is new may you sty different hotel but if you come Agni Econo lodge and sow us room thet you sty hotel give 100% fully refund to you plus 1 night Free sty

Econo lodge Morro bay
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Rating summary
  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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15 hotel reviews
Reviews in 26 cities Reviews in 26 cities
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 26, 2014

We went to this motel with hope for a remodeled room (we read they were working on it) . Our hope came true, the room (209) looked great and the bathroom was all new. So we had a great night over here. We didnt hear the road.
Breakfast didnt have much choice but there was enough.
It's just a 5 to 10 minute walk down to the beach.
It was conveniently located straight of HWY 1

Room Tip: Ask for a remodeled room
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  • Stayed March 2014, traveled as a couple
    • 4 of 5 stars Value
    • 4 of 5 stars Location
    • 4 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 4 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 5 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
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monamkj, Manager at Econo Lodge, responded to this review, April 18, 2014
Thank you for staying at Econo Lodge, Morro Bay and appreciating our service. Thank you for doing business with us, we look forward to seeing you again.
Thank you
jack
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Norcross, Georgia
1 review
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 14, 2014

If all you are looking for is a good, clean, basic room, this is your stop. They have a TV, fridge, clean beds, towels, and sheets. What else do you need? If you want a fancy room to stay couped up in all day, this isn't your place. If you want a clean place to lay your head after hitting the beach, at a price that can't be beat in town (been going to MB for 34 years) this is your spot.
Great staff, nice view of Morro Rock, and best of all NO BUGS! Bed or otherwise. (I work in Pest Control).

  • Stayed March 2014, traveled solo
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Location
    • 5 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 5 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 5 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
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monamkj, Manager at Econo Lodge, responded to this review, April 18, 2014
Thank you for staying at Econo Lodge, Morro Bay and appreciating our service. Thank you for doing business with us, we look forward to seeing you again.
Thank you
jack
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Summerland, Canada
2 reviews
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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 3, 2014

We only stayed one night, but would definitely stay here again. The staff was really nice and the room was basic, but great. Nice upgrades to the bathroom, nicely tiled shower area and nice counter area. Lovely tv, good view of Morro Rock from our window. Very clean, good location to the beachfront area (shopping, dinner, coffee). Breakfast isn't anything special, but certainly adequate! Would recommend this to my friends!

  • Stayed March 2014, traveled as a couple
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Location
    • 5 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 5 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 5 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
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monamkj, Manager at Econo Lodge, responded to this review, April 18, 2014
Thank you for staying at Econo Lodge, Morro Bay and appreciating our service. Thank you for doing business with us, we look forward to seeing you again.
Thank you
jack
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4 reviews 4 reviews
Reviews in 4 cities Reviews in 4 cities
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 21, 2014

This hotel has a good location and is one of the best values in the area. The hotel is constantly being improved.
The room was clean and the staff are all very helpful.
We will definitely be back again.

Room Tip: All of the rooms are being improved
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  • Stayed January 2014, traveled with family
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 4 of 5 stars Location
    • 5 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 4 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 5 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 4 of 5 stars Service
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monamkj, Owner at Econo Lodge, responded to this review, April 18, 2014
Thank you for staying at Econo Lodge, Morro Bay and appreciating our service. Thank you for doing business with us, we look forward to seeing you again.
Thank you
jack
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Vista, California
2 reviews
Reviews in 2 cities Reviews in 2 cities
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 22, 2013

We stayed one night at this hotel. It's an older property, but it's kept up. It's not fancy, but if you are looking for a place that is clean and inexpensive this is a good place to stay. We had a nice view of the rock and a decent Continental breakfast. The staff was very friendly. We would stay here again.

  • Stayed October 2013, traveled as a couple
    • 4 of 5 stars Value
    • 4 of 5 stars Location
    • 5 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 3 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 4 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
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monamkj, Manager at Econo Lodge, responded to this review, April 18, 2014
Thank you for staying at Econo Lodge, Morro Bay and appreciating our service. Thank you for doing business with us, we look forward to seeing you again.
Thank you
jack
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7 reviews 7 reviews
6 hotel reviews
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12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 7, 2013 via mobile

Nice place to stay if you are not too picky about your room, overall clean and cozy and very close to the rock and the beach shopping area and an excellent coffee shop Is near by if you keep going south on the main road, it's called top dog best latte I've ever had. Showers could use some work and the breakfast is a huge pass, I went to franks and lolies for breakfast right on the beach. Excellent food and reasonable prices.
Will come back to this hotel.

  • Stayed September 2013
    • 4 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Location
    • 3 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 4 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 4 of 5 stars Service
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monamkj, Owner at Econo Lodge, responded to this review, April 18, 2014
Thank you for staying at Econo Lodge, Morro Bay and appreciating our service. Thank you for doing business with us, we look forward to seeing you again.
Thank you
jack
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Address: 1100 Main St., Morro Bay, CA 93442
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Location: United States > California > San Luis Obispo County > Morro Bay
Amenities:
Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly ) Wheelchair access
Hotel Style:
Ranked #23 of 29 Hotels in Morro Bay
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:2 star — Econo Lodge 2*
Number of rooms: 18
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
The Econo Lodge hotel is conveniently located within walking distance of Morro Beach. This Morro Bay hotel is just minutes from area attractions like Hearst Castle, Mission Plaza, Morro Bay State Park and Cuesta College. The San Luis County Regional Airport is 18 miles from the hotel. This Morro Bay hotel provides guests with amenities like free coffee. Business travelers will appreciate access to a fax machine. King Rooms are available. In addition to standard amenities, some guest rooms come equipped with microwaves. All rooms have refrigerators and cable television with HBO. Some rooms have a bay view. Parking space limited. Pet accommodation 30 USD per stay per pet. Maximum of 10 lbs or less. ... more   less 
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Also Known As:
Econo Hotel Morro Bay
Econo Lodge Morro Bay
Econolodge Morro Bay
Morro Bay Econo Lodge

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