I made a reservation using bringfido.com based on the reviews. I was traveling with two large dogs and had planned to reserve a room somewhere else, but later learned that the other hotel did not allow more than one dog per room. So, Econo Lodge was our choice based on the size and number of pets traveling with us.
The price was reasonable, and the extra pet-fee was also reasonable. I was initially concerned when I pulled up at 10pm to find construction scaffolding on the front of the building - I initially thought the hotel might have been closed for renovations! But, when I finally pulled closer, I could see a sign that said "Open during renovation". Unfortunately, the renovation took up any parking that might have been available in the front of the building, so we had to park in the rear of the building. We were worried about the security of our belongings so we brought all valuables inside with us. (This turned out to be a good thing because the next morning, another guest complained to the front desk that a tool box had been stolen out of the back of his pick up truck during the night!)
While the bed was clean and comfortable, the room itself was dated and dingy. The bathroom was dark and seriously in need of updating. However, the hotel met our needs for one night on the road. I likely would not book here again, but would instead look for somewhere else. But, in a pinch, as long as you don't have high expectations, this hotel will do.
- Official Description (provided by the hotel):
- The Econo Lodge® hotel is conveniently located off Interstate 40 on historic Route 66 near The Navajo Nation capital of Window Rock, AZ. This Gallup, NM hotel is minutes from area attractions like Red Rock State Park, Fire Rock Navajo Casino, the Petrified Forest National Park and the Zuni Reservation.Guests will enjoy many amenities, including free continental breakfast, featuring fresh hot waffles. Additional amenities include free Wi-Fi, Guest Use Lobby Computer, Free Parking, Free Local Calls, In Room Refridgerators and Microvaves and Pillow-Top Mattresses. A Hairdryer and Complimentary Bathroom Amenities are also available in all rooms. We also offer on-site Guest Laundry facilities.Whether traveling for business or pleasure, the Econo Lodge hotel provides inviting accommodations and affordable rates when visiting the Gallup, New Mexico area. Our friendly staff is ready to provide you prompt professional service to make your stay an enjoyable experience. ... more less
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- Also Known As:
- Econo Lodge Gallup
- Gallup Econo Lodge
- Econolodge Hotel Gallup