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Fairfax, Virginia
Reviewed May 26, 2015

This hotel is walking distance to the metro and the staff is very friendly. Quick service and great place to stay if you are visiting DC on a relatively economical budget. Kudos to the Manager and hopefully I will visit again soon!

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econometro, General Manager at Econo Lodge Metro, responded to this review

Great Hotel to Visit DC ..... WOW.... we are so proud for achieving this title. You are so correct our location made visiting DC so easy for a budgeted visitor . Just hop on the train and after few stops you are in main down town area. Plus this ride is convenient, economical, safe and fast. We are happy that...

Albuquerque, New Mexico
Reviewed May 23, 2015

Overall, this is a great place to stay. My husband and I stayed in room 305 which had a king bed. The room was very clean and had enough space to accommodate two adults with luggage for a week of sight seeing. The bathroom counter space is minimal so, Ladies, be cautious when packing your morning accessories i.e. make up,...

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econometro, General Manager at Econo Lodge Metro, responded to this review

We are happy that you had the opportunity to try us and that we exceeded your expectations! Thank you for letting others know about our great clean rooms, location and other services. I am sorry for the slow drainage in your tub. I wish you had brought this to our attention while you were here . Otherwise it appears that...

Reviewed May 21, 2015 via mobile

I loved everything about this place. Great location. Very convinient and close to metro. Amazing room service. On top of all that, really friendly and helpful staff. Always willing to guide. Will stay here again if I come back in this area

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econometro, General Manager at Econo Lodge Metro, responded to this review

Thank you for your review! The hotel will be undergoing a guest rooms renovation at the end of this year so we are really looking forward to having our guests experience the new upgrades. We hope that you can come back and stay with us again so you are able to see the difference. We thank you for choosing our...

Reviewed May 19, 2015 via mobile

First thing to remember is that this hotel is a bare-bones basic hotel. As long as you remember that fact, you will not be let down. Great friendly, helpful staff. Clean rooms. Decent continental breakfast. There are no coffee makers in the rooms, but there is a coffee area with 24 hour access around the corner from the lobby.

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econometro, General Manager at Econo Lodge Metro, responded to this review

Thank you for such a nice and realistic review. You are correct we are an economy hotel, but as you noticed never compromise with services. I am glad to hear that you enjoyed location, facility, clean rooms, nice continental breakfast, Starbuck coffee and great staff.We hope you will stay with us again during your next visit.

Prince George, Virginia
Reviewed May 17, 2015

We have visited the Econo Lodge Metro numerous times. Yes, we like the terrific location (walking distance to the Metro). Yes, we like the very reasonable price (about the best in town). Yes, the rooms are comfortable and spacious. Yes, the breakfast bar is more than ample and is well maintained by staff. But, the main reason we keep coming...

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econometro, General Manager at Econo Lodge Metro, responded to this review

Thank you for such a glowing review! It is an extream honor to have earned your first 5 Star rating and I am very proud of the above and beyond service provided by my wonderful team of guest service experts. I have shared your views with Anne , Pujee and David and they are excited and thrilled .Your kind words...

Adirondack NY
Reviewed May 12, 2015

Econo Lodge Metro was one of the few affordable Hotels in the Washington DC area. It is not fancy but is comfortable and spotless. The staff is very friendly. In reviews I saw complaints about the breakfast. It served our purposes fine and if not we would have gone out to eat. The hotel is a 10 minute walk to...

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econometro, General Manager at Econo Lodge Metro, responded to this review

Thank you for your five star rating. Our hard working team is really greatful for acknowledging their efforts, who always work hard to keep this place neat and clean. Your comments support that our goal is providing excellent,safe and affordable lodging without compromising at services, we almost provide all the amenties like a expensive hotel as you have noticed without...

Reviewed May 3, 2015 via mobile

Room was very Clean and spacious. It's kind of outdated but that's was my least worry ! Right by 66 High way. Very good priced. Very close to DC highly recommend . Free parking was a good too. There are a few good restaurants close by as well . I'll return

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econometro, General Manager at Econo Lodge Metro, responded to this review

Wow .... we are thrilled with your five star rating, and greatful for recommending us to future guests. We appreciate your feedback and are looking forward to our next opportunity to serve you. Thank you again.

Merrick, New York
Reviewed April 25, 2015

This Econo Lodge is exactly what is you would expect. It's easy to find, a block from the highway. The rooms are clean and very adequate, having a small refrigerator in each one. The parking is free. The free breakfast is plentiful and they keep it well stocked and clean. They also do not clear up right away so if...

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econometro, General Manager at Econo Lodge Metro, responded to this review

Thank you for taking time and giving us your valuable feed back . You are correct we are a budget hotel,but nevery comprmise on cleanliness, security and service. I am so pleased to know that you acknowledged these and provided this information to your fellow travellers. We hope that you will consider our hotel on your next visit and will...

Bridgewater, Massachusetts
Reviewed April 19, 2015

Room was quiet and comfortable, parking was included, and coffee was available across the hall. Only stayed one night so we didn't miss the lack of a pool. Would stay again ,there are so many great things to do in the Arlington area.

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econometro, General Manager at Econo Lodge Metro, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to write such a nice review on TripAdvisor about our hotel. Your so correct this is a great area and has so much to offer. I appreciate your feedback and are looking forward to another opportunity to serve you whenever you come back to the Arlington area.

Fayetteville, Georgia, United States
Reviewed April 8, 2015

My mom found this hotel for us through choice hotels. We found it convenient to find from I-66, and were really glad to find it so close to a Metro station, a walk of about 2.5 blocks. The rooms were clean, the staff was friendly and the neighborhood was nice. The continental breakfast was a bit slim, but otherwise, we...

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econometro, General Manager at Econo Lodge Metro, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to share your opinion. We are pleased to hear that you found our hotel to be satisfactory and conveniently located. Your mom certainly performed a fantastic job as she found us through trip advisors reviews. We strive to provide each of our guests with a memorable stay experience. We hope to have an opportunity...

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Amenities

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Breakfast
  • Free Parking
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Wheelchair access
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Breakfast
  • Free Parking
  • Business Center with Internet Access
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Self-Serve Laundry

Additional Information about Econo Lodge Metro

Address: 6800 Lee Hwy, Arlington, VA 22213-1003
Location: United States > Virginia > Arlington
Price Range: $81 - $129 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Econo Lodge Metro 2*
Number of rooms: 47
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Also Known As:
Econo Lodge Metro Hotel Arlington
Metro Econo Lodge
Econo Lodge Arlington
Arlington Econo Lodge
Hotel Style:
#3 Best Value Hotel in Arlington
#28 Business Hotel in Arlington
#30 Family Hotel in Arlington
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“Just ask for a quiet room”
 of 5 bubbles 647terryp, 5 weeks ago | Read review
“NO elevator, very small parking lot. Don't use the room service! $$$ Dominos is on the room key.”
 of 5 bubbles Pattyjpp, Aug 11, 2016 | Read review
“Ground or first floor rooms are preferable.”
 of 5 bubbles RPSahu, Jul 28, 2016 | Read review
“If you have a room at the end farthest from the lobby, park near the end door. You can press the buzzer and flash your keycard to enter”
 of 5 bubbles wonderguest, Jul 25, 2016 | Read review
“Higher floors have less noise.”
 of 5 bubbles Mons2004, Jul 23, 2016 | Read review
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