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Econo Lodge Inn & Suites
2.0 of 5 Hotel   |   4646 East Coast Lane, Shallotte, NC 28470   |  
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Ranked #1 of 3 Hotels in Shallotte
Bolton, North Carolina
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“great stay.”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 10, 2014

allmost as a 5 star.CLEAN, CLEAN. I havent been treated this good in a long time.The staff was better than 5 star.You will not find a better deal, cleanliness like this anywhere in this area. If you are looking for peace and a very secure atmosphere this is your place. I have stayed in this area many times and this has been the best, top of the line and affordable place I have ever stayed . Cameras throughout. very family friendly. Helpful staff, you name it. I have read the other reviews and some of them perplexed me. The mattresses are very comfortable. Overall I give them a 5 star. because thats the highest I could give. Will I stay here again? You bet!!I just came back and will be staying 2 more days. I will leave tomorrow. Can't wait to come back. What an experience.

Room Tip: There's not a fitness center.All rooms I have stay in the 3 floor were good. As I mentioned the...
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  • Stayed June 2014, traveled as a couple
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 4 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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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Benson, North Carolina
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25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 16, 2014

After searching the ONE and ONLY Trip Advisor for a nice hotel, we choose Econo Lodge in Shallotte NC. Ive read many great reviews amd wanted to see for myself!!! I actually found myself LOOKING for filth!!! Found none!!! Even looked on the baseboards!!! No dust AT ALL!!! The ONLY thing i could find is that there wasnt a sign at the road directing you as to HOW to get to the hotel!!! That was a chore in itself!!! The staff WAS as great as I read and the room WAS clean!!! Kudos to the management AND staff who detail the rooms!! Thank you!!!

Stayed May 2014, traveled solo
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Miami, Florida
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28 reviews 28 reviews
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5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 3, 2014

Though the hotel rooms are quite small they are organized and up to date. Very very clean and the service from hotel staff was some of the best customer service I have ever received. The price, great customer service, and close proximity to public beaches makes this a hotel I will definitely be providing my business to again in the near future.

  • Stayed May 2014, traveled with family
    • 3 of 5 stars Value
    • 4 of 5 stars Location
    • 4 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 3 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 5 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
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Pamplico, South Carolina
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6 reviews 6 reviews
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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 29, 2014

As you may or may not know, rooms worth staying in anywhere along the Grand Strand this time of year are not what one would call "bargain priced" so to find an acceptable room within 15 miles of our destination for $80 was a good beginning for our little trip. Upon arrival, the first thing we noticed was how clean and well-kept the outside of the property was. This carried over into the inside as well. The place was spotless. It smelled fresh and not because of air freshener. The property was genuinely clean. The room was adequate in size and thoroughly clean from baseboard to ceiling. The staff were friendly and obviously took pride in their work. There wasn't a frown in the place and they conveyed the sense that they were truly happy that we were there. I can recommend this Econo-Lodge as a good value and a well-kept, clean, place to rest a tired body. If you want a 5-star resort with every amenity imaginable then this is not the place to stay as there are plenty of those nearby to choose from. If you're looking for a clean room for a decent price and a friendly staff then this is the perfect choice.

  • Stayed April 2014, traveled as a couple
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 4 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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Tampa, Florida
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 20, 2014

Room. Overall. Was ok. Very clean. Good mattress. Good smell. Like clean very good for what I pay. Not a 5 star resort. If I wanted that. I would have to drive back an hour and pay at least $200 a night. The hispanic guy that works at the front desk was outstanding.as I was checking out. He had a very unpleasent guest (female)that I personally think that she is not a happy person at all. And the clerk handle the issue very well on a professional manner..I will stay here again. No doubt. :)

Stayed April 2014, traveled with friends
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Westhampton Beach, New York
1 review
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 16, 2013

DO NOT STAY HERE!! We stayed at this hotel in mid August, when we received our credit card statement we found an additional charge of $83 to the bill. When I called to find out what happened the manager/owner informed me that our service dog had left such a smell (in the less than 12 hours we had occupied the room) that the employee at the time almost "threw-up and they had to leave the room vacant for weeks"...THIS IS A LIE. This is completely untrue and all I can imagine is that it is their way of making more money by fabricating stories and ripping off their customers. We were on a week + long road trip coming from the south and stayed in over 8 rooms with our pet and not ONE other hotel had an issue...because our dog did not smell!!! STAY AWAY they will rip you off.

  • Stayed August 2013, traveled as a couple
    • 1 of 5 stars Value
    • 1 of 5 stars Location
    • 1 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 1 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 1 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 1 of 5 stars Service
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Whiteville, North Carolina
1 review
1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 4, 2013

Rooms are the size of a closet. I expected better for what I had to pay to get a room!! No amenities! No fridge, no coffee pot and the coffee in the lobby is watered down. Beds are very hard. It is like sleeping on a concrete slab. No one was able to get any decent rest due to the pain these beds caused to our backs and necks. Today is suppose to be an enjoyable day spent at Holden Beach but I don't know how much fun we will have since we are all so tired. I will never stay here again

Room Tip: Best tip I can offer.....find another hotel.
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  • Stayed August 2013, traveled with family
    • 1 of 5 stars Value
    • 3 of 5 stars Location
    • 1 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 1 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 1 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 3 of 5 stars Service
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Additional Information about Econo Lodge Inn & Suites

Address: 4646 East Coast Lane, Shallotte, NC 28470
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Location: United States > North Carolina > North Carolina Coast > Shallotte
Amenities:
Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( Wi-Fi ) Free Parking Kitchenette Swimming Pool Wheelchair access
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Ranked #1 of 3 Hotels in Shallotte
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:2 star — Econo Lodge Inn & Suites 2*
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Also Known As:
Shallotte Microtel
Microtel Shallotte

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