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Econo Lodge - East Hartford

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Branson, Missouri
Reviewed January 20, 2016

I checked in at 2:00 pm, my ID was stolen so I have to wait to get my license back and it takes two weeks here in the state of Connecticut. The man on the phone told me I could have a room for $287.50 with tax. When I showed up on a Wednesday he gave me the run around....

Thank susanhylands
Newark, Delaware
Reviewed September 14, 2015

Hotel location was easy to find and looked to be in a maintained condition. Our room was clean and in working condition but we had to plug everything in for items to work including lamps, fridge, tv and microwave. Room was extremely hot and stuffy since air conditioner took a few hours to cool room (would have been nice if...

Thank TravelinGoof
Philadelphia, PA
Reviewed July 15, 2015

Room was comfortable though small. AC worked, refrigerator didn't. Bathroom clean and functional, management polite. No other amenities whatsoever, but we got a good night's sleep at a very low price.

2Thank Phillytraveler60
Reviewed May 25, 2015 via mobile

So I booked this because my boyfriend and I needed a place to stay while on the road. I was beyond disgusted. The room was stuffy, ceiling had water damage, bathroom just sucked, the bed was horrible and stiff, TV sucked and the lighting was horrible. The bed had what looked like half a headboard and no pillow cases. Had...

3Thank Sita N
South Australia, Australia
Reviewed September 12, 2014

Very basic motel. Nicely sprung king bed with slightly sub standard pillows. Appeared to be fitted with queen sized sheets. Did not tuck in either side and were short of the base of the mattress. Fridge was turned off when we arrived and after turning on, was still room temp when we left at 7.30 the next day. All night...

2Thank Lyn C
Reviewed August 6, 2014

How did this place get a 4.3 star rating? It's run down. The room smelled. The toilet wouldn't flush down toilet paper. The manager said the toilet was working properly and issued me a plunger in case I had problems during the night. The entire free breakfast offering all fit on a five foot long counter.

4Thank Traveler33470
Reviewed May 25, 2014

We stayed on our way to New England. Got in after midnight. Had to speak to the desk clerk through a glass. There was a lamp in the room that was flickering more off than on. We joked that someone was warning us via Morse code. The manager attempted to fix it saying the plug was just loose but the...

4Thank lemongrrl
Reviewed May 23, 2014 via mobile

I booked this place based on some positive reviews and am very let down. The check in was quick and painless... well there's the good. The room is beyond tiny, (microtels are way bigger if that gives an idea) sucks for closterphobic people . They have very old tv's, bubbled wallpaper and carpet, and stained linens. The carpet (even though...

2Thank wikad1
Den Bosch, The Netherlands
Reviewed August 21, 2013

This isn't the prettiest hotel with the best amenities, but I knew that going in. It was a cheap option when I stayed in town overnight, exactly the way I expected. The room was clean, the staff was friendly; the only thing I was disappointed by was the "free breakfast", which consisted of orange juice and doughnuts. Not even toast?

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1Thank Szilvi K
Ian G, Director of Sales at Econo Lodge - East Hartford, responded to this review

Dear Sylvie, Many thanks for your review of Econo Lodge East Hartford. We are so glad the hear that you found the rooms clean and our staff friendly, and we thank you for staying with us! All the best, Ian Gordon Sales Manager Econo Lodge East Hartford

Naugatuck, Connecticut
Reviewed July 21, 2013

Had to spend a quick night in Hartford, and this was the most affordable combination of price and rating. It's a bit off the beaten path (which is less desirable) but not too remote. Check in was quick and pleasant. As with so many hotels nowadays, this one has no lift, and even with overnight luggage, a second floor was...

1Thank BloomingMisfit
Ian G, Director of Sales at Econo Lodge - East Hartford, responded to this review

Dear guest, We appreciate you taking the time to share your feedback with other travelers on TripAdvisor. If you should happen to stay with us again, please feel free to request one of our room types that comes with a microwave and mini-fridge. They generally are available and are an excellent value. Thank you for staying with us, and please...

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  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Breakfast included
About the property
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Smoking rooms available
  • Family Rooms
In your room
  • Microwave
  • Air Conditioning
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Business Center with Internet Access

Additional Information about Econo Lodge - East Hartford

Address: 490 Main St, East Hartford, CT 06118-1034
Location: United States > Connecticut > East Hartford
Price Range: $70 - $85 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:1.5 star — Econo Lodge - East Hartford 1.5*
Number of rooms: 83
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“181 room i took it was good”
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“1st floor is good”
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“Just ask front desk”
jennysR4161HM, Jan 22, 2016 | Read review
“Always check the bath tub if it is clean? And ask for an end unit for quietness. Privacy.”
susanhylands, Jan 20, 2016 | Read review
“go elsewhere if you can”
lync984, Sep 12, 2014 | Read review
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