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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
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    • Excellent14%
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    • Terrible24%
    5 weeks ago
    “Bit of a dump but OK for the price”
    Mar 18, 2017
    “Ok”
    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
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    Non-Smoking Rooms
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    Kitchenette
    Multilingual Staff
    Pets Allowed
    Spa
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    Reviewed September 28, 2013

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    Response from Chetan P, Manager at Econo Lodge Inn & Suites El Cajon San Diego EastResponded October 9, 2013

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    Reviewed September 23, 2013

    The shower head was broken, in the amenities it stated spa tub, was a regular tub and the couch was an older run down couch. We found ashes on the side of the bed. I don't think it was worth the money.More

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    Response from Chetan P, Manager at Econo Lodge Inn & Suites El Cajon San Diego EastResponded October 9, 2013

    Palatine, Thanks for taking the time and letting us know about your stay. I am really sorry about the shower head failing during your stay. I have asked my maintenance staff to replace the shower head and inspect every room to make sure they are...More

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    Response from Chetan P, Manager at Econo Lodge Inn & Suites El Cajon San Diego EastResponded October 9, 2013

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    Response from Chetan P, Manager at Econo Lodge Inn & Suites El Cajon San Diego EastResponded October 9, 2013

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    Amenities
    • 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
    Details
    • Price range
    • $75 - $150 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • 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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    "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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    "We stayed on the 2nd floor which is always a plus for less noise. At this hotel staying second floor mid..."
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