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Reviewed August 12, 2016

The room was more than I expected, more the $100 plus value, with modern lobby. The staff was pleasant albeit a tad preoccupied elsewhere when I was checking in, and out. My only complaint, well three actually: the shower walls still had shampoo suds in the upper corner (one that got by housekeeping), the cold water smelled like sulpher -...

Thank Bill W
Reviewed August 3, 2016

Over many years we used to stay here occasionally during family visits to Akron when it was still a Comfort Inn (but we mostly stayed at the Quality Inn down the road). Since it was turned into an Econo Lodge earlier this year, the price has been reduced, the service improved, and the rooms have been upgraded / renovated. Plus,...

Thank rfdfv
Concord, Michigan
Reviewed July 21, 2016

Nice place to stay with an excellent staff. Great value for the price of the room. Located right next to a Walmart and plenty of restaurant options around the hotel. Its a little tricky to find as it sets in back behind a strip mall and off to the side of Walmart.

Thank Chad L
York, South Carolina
Reviewed July 18, 2016

We were on a quick weekend trip to celebrate an anniversary of old friends in Akron. This motel was very comfortable and convenient to where we were going. The staff was friendly and the room was very clean. I would have given this motel a 5 but it dose need to renovate the bathroom, the tub was old and needs...

Thank bpeterson49
Reviewed July 16, 2016

I just reviewed four places that we stayed during a two week road trip. I gave each of them rave reviews except for this place. Where do we start? I was expecting this place to be decent, because apparently it was just recently a Comfort Inn. We booked two rooms here. Instead we stayed at a place that was worse...

Thank FamilytoseeNYC
Fostoria, Ohio
Reviewed July 1, 2016

We have stayed here two consecutive nights the last four years. This year it changed from Comfort Inn to Econo Lodge. The gentleman on the phone who took my reservation was very efficient and helpful. Tues and Wed, June 28-29, we were very pleased with a quick check-in and the room. The steep driveway entrance has two lighted (green) artificial...

Thank friendgetaway
Raleigh, North Carolina
Reviewed May 29, 2016 via mobile

Traveling through the area this was exactly what we wanted. Clean and comfortable room with a warm shower in the morning. Due to the number of smoking rooms the hallways do smell of smoke but our room and sheets did not at all. The breakfast was sparse but we woke late so it probably had more earlier. Check in and...

Thank CheapDad
Glasgow, Kentucky
Reviewed May 17, 2016 via mobile

This little Econo Lodge is right beside a Wal-Mart Super Center, so if you need anything it's within walking distance. The rooms were clean, we were on the second floor which was all non smoking rooms. Water was HOT for showers :) Breakfast was just OK. Light N Fit yogurt, fast food egg rounds and sausage, Belgium waffles, syrup, bagels,...

Thank AmandaRose1984
Reviewed May 2, 2016

Not much parking, needed space for a pickup/trailer which was accommodated in the Walmart lot next door. Breakfast is a PLUS!!! Found the hotel via TripAdvisor and booked online via booking.com. Best thing was no-hassle checkin.

Thank Christopher B P
Reviewed May 2, 2016

The size of the King Suite was very nice. It was very big at a reasonable price. It had a King Size Bed, a flat screen TV, a microwave, a table, two chairs, and a pull-out couch. However, the hot tub wasn't working.

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
About the property
  • Wheelchair access
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Things to do
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
  • Hot Tub
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
  • Family Rooms
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Breakfast Available
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Business Center with Internet Access
  • Laundry Service

Additional Information about Econo Lodge

Address: 2873 S Arlington Road, Akron, OH 44312 (Formerly Comfort Inn - Akron)
Location: United States > Ohio > Akron
Price Range: $50 - $77 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Econo Lodge 2*
Number of rooms: 60
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Also Known As:
Comfort Inn Akron
Akron Comfort Inn
Econo Lodge Akron, Ohio
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“Free breakfast was appealing.”
 of 5 bubbles jkwiat, Jan 3, 2017 | Read review
“We had a great room no problems here”
 of 5 bubbles vjlawton_44, Oct 12, 2016 | Read review
“Wait until the rooms have been totally renovated.”
 of 5 bubbles SKallmeyer, Aug 15, 2016 | Read review
“1st and 2nd floors are non-smoking (3 floors).”
 of 5 bubbles friendgetaway, Jul 1, 2016 | Read review
“My room was facing the front. Was quiet, sun didn't shine in the window.”
 of 5 bubbles 714bretc, Oct 23, 2015 | Read review
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