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    Econo Lodge Inn & Suites El Cajon San Diego East

    588 N Mollison Ave, I-8 Exit Mollison Avenue, El Cajon, CA 92021-6143
    +1 855-849-1513
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    Overview
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    • Terrible24%
    Jul 12, 2017
    “Bit of a dump but OK for the price”
    Mar 18, 2017
    “Ok”
    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
    Pool
    Non-Smoking Rooms
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    Multilingual Staff
    Pets Allowed
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    1 - 5 of 127 reviews

    Reviewed 1 week ago

    Looked cool in pictures so I was hoping for a nice place with a Cali feel to it. Actually, it is dirty and run down and sketchy. Right next to a major freeway. Carpet feels greasy. Shower drain slow. Weird random people coming in and...More

    Thank bcuztacos
    Response from Chetan P, Manager at Econo Lodge Inn & Suites El Cajon San Diego EastResponded 5 days ago

    Dear Guest, I apologize your were disturb by the people going in and out of the gas station and the Taco shop, since the hotel is situated behind the gas station and taco shop we share the same entrance. However being in the back it...More

    Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

    Check-in was smooth and staff member was friendly. The room had an unpleasant odor. There was no toilet paper in the room, so we had to go back to the desk and ask for a roll. The floor in the main room had dirty shoe...More

    Thank liljodo
    Response from Chetan P, General Manager at Econo Lodge Inn & Suites El Cajon San Diego EastResponded 5 days ago

    Dear Guest Thank you for staying with us, we appreciate your business. I apologize for the unpleasant odor and house keeping failing to leave you any toilet paper. I will make sure the housekeeper that cleaned this room gets additional training. Once again we are...More

    Reviewed September 4, 2017 via mobile

    Checked into room 109! OMG! How more disgusting can a hotel room be !!! The strong smell of smoke combined with antiseptic chlorine like and mold smell got into my lungs and my eyes !!!! I left and went to front desk and found out...More

    Thank Robert Pierre S
    Response from Chetan P, Manager at Econo Lodge Inn & Suites El Cajon San Diego EastResponded September 5, 2017

    Dear Robert, As you admitted you had made a mistake by booking a smoking room, our staff offered you the only non smoking room they had and it was a suite. You had to pay the difference in rate which you refused. At this point...More

    Reviewed July 12, 2017

    This is a bit of a dump, good for a one night stay. It’s situated behind a gas station…. Check-in (late night) was handled through a window (I assume it’s not a safe area ??). Room was OK, not cramped but did not smell very...More

    1  Thank Danno_99
    Reviewed March 21, 2017 via mobile

    Really bad customer service, no room service, when we checked out they said the system is down and we can't give you your deposit back , not recommended at all, room service didn't show up until 5 PM even when i requested to be between...More

    2  Thank Ubaida M
    Response from Chetan P, Manager at Econo Lodge Inn & Suites El Cajon San Diego EastResponded March 23, 2017

    Dear Ubaida, Thank you for staying with us, we appreciate your business. I apologize we could not refund you deposit due to system outage upon your check out. However the system came back up and your deposit was released on your credit card while you...More

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    • Top amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Pool
    • Spa
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Breakfast included
    • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Breakfast included
    • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
    • Meeting Rooms
    • Business Center with Internet Access
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Self-Serve Laundry
    • Room amenities
    • Microwave
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Spa
    • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
    • Outdoor pool
    Details
    • Price range
    • $63 - $119 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Room types
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Accessible rooms ,
    • Suites ,
    • Kitchenette
    • Number of rooms
    • 68
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    • El Cajon
    • Also Known As
    • Howard Johnson El Cajon/San Diego Area Hotel El Cajon ,
    • Super 8 El Cajon ,
    • Super Eight El Cajon ,
    • El Cajon Super Eight ,
    • El Cajon Super 8
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    Response from sascharasin | Reviewed this property |
    In response to the answer from the alleged hotel "manager" (I can't believe I am using that word to describe this man) - that is not how your awful hotel operates. there was ABSOLUTELY ZERO COMMUNICATION from you AT ALL and... More
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    "Find a different hotel. Don't get any hotel in El Cajon they are all junk."
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    "King room with sofa sleeper can sleep 4. Upstairs rooms are quieter, less people noise."
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    "Find another place....just be careful if you do have to stay here"
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