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Econo Lodge Inn & Suites

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Overview
  • Excellent30%
  • Very good24%
  • Average17%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible19%
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AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Air Conditioning
Pool
Non-Smoking Hotel
Family Rooms
Bar/Lounge
2 Star accommodation
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

he is racist he took pictures of me while I was waiting to get on elevator! I have pizza delivered he ask the pizza guy who is in the room where they black ! He is a creep and does not like black people !!!...More

Thank Mariedaniels
Response from FrontDesk_GM, General Manager at Econo Lodge Inn & SuitesResponded 1 week ago

Dear Marie, We welcome all feedback from our guests, and we welcome your input. We absolutely do not tolerate discrimination of any kind from our guests or employees, and we are very sorry to hear about your experience. We will investigate the matter thoroughly and...More

Reviewed August 13, 2018 via mobile

To start they are really trying to bring this hotel from the past to the present. I think that they need a better staff to match the work theg are doing. The "manager" Kesha is just a horrible person. If I worked for this lady...More

Thank Lorraine J
Response from FrontDesk_GM, General Manager at Econo Lodge Inn & SuitesResponded 5 weeks ago

Dear Lorraine, Thank you for sharing your feedback. We value your thoughts and sincerely regret to read that our service fell short in any way. We apologize as well for any oversights in cleanliness and housekeeping. Your feedback will be shared with our staff as...More

Reviewed August 9, 2018

This hotel hired a towing company to tow my car. We were staying at this hotel for almost 3 weeks, As guests the hotel had our car on file, our tag #, make and model. The towing operator broke into my car and towed my...More

Thank vvvixen8
Response from FrontDesk_GM, General Manager at Econo Lodge Inn & SuitesResponded August 13, 2018

Thank you for notifying us of your recent experience. Providing a comfortable and convenient stay for all of our guests is always our main priority, so it's unfortunate to hear that you experienced some inconvenience during your time with us. All guests are encouraged to...More

Reviewed July 24, 2018

This place sucks. It's honestly terrible. The only good thing about this hotel is the staff members. Other then that this hotel is just noooooooooooooooo! Don't fall for the low price. That's how I got sucked into this horrible place. I am truly amaze by...More

1  Thank Chitra89
Response from FrontDesk_GM, General Manager at Econo Lodge Inn & SuitesResponded July 25, 2018

We appreciate you sharing your concerns as guest feedback offers us the opportunity to examine the experience we are providing for our guests. It's nice to know that our team provided the courteous, professional service we are known for. However, please accept our apologies for...More

Reviewed July 21, 2018 via mobile

I am all for an establishment performing renovations to their infrastructure but, the outside doesn't match the inside. The only thing on the inside that matched the outside was the few roaches that was running around the bathroom and dresser. The guy on the fifth...More

Thank RahmelM
Response from FrontDesk_GM, General Manager at Econo Lodge Inn & SuitesResponded July 24, 2018

Dear Rahmel, Thank you for notifying us of your experience. While we do not believe that there is any particular cause for concern regarding safety, we do ask that our guests please notify us immediately at the front desk with any issues. We are always...More

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Description
one block from Lockhart Stadium in the Cypress Creek business district, 11 miles from Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International Airport, and 4 miles from the beach. Adjacent to Interstate 95, the ...More hotel is four miles east of Florida's Turnpike and Lauderdale-by-the-Sea, nine miles from downtown Fort Lauderdale (Las Olas Boulevard), 10 miles from Port Everglades and Coconut Creek Casino, 13 miles from Sawgrass Mills, and 24 miles from Sawgrass Recreation Park (Everglades). Less
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Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Pool
Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
Free Parking
Bar/Lounge
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Air Conditioning
Banquet Room
Business Center with Internet Access
Conference Facilities
Meeting Rooms
Multilingual Staff
Non-Smoking Hotel
Outdoor pool
Self-Serve Laundry
Wheelchair access
Beachfront
Room Service
Restaurant
Spa
Breakfast included
Hotel Style
Business
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
Hotel class
Hotel Style
Business
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
Number of rooms
191
Price range
$77 - $551 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Formerly known as
Universal Palms Hotel
Also Known As
El Palacio Fort Lauderdale
,
Hotel El Palacio
Location
United States > Florida > Broward County > Fort Lauderdale
Hotel class
Hotel Style
Business
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
Number of rooms
191
Price range
$77 - $551 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Formerly known as
Universal Palms Hotel
Also Known As
El Palacio Fort Lauderdale
,
Hotel El Palacio
Location
United States > Florida > Broward County > Fort Lauderdale
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Traveler (459)
Room & Suite (266)
Pool & Beach (92)
Dining (26)
Amenities (22)
Family and Play Areas (13)
Business Center & Event Rooms (10)
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Questions & Answers
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Amezy86
January 21, 2018|
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Response from Maxine M | Reviewed this property |
Keep your reservation in Sunrise, Ft. Lauderdale beach is near by. It's not as safe as it used to be. I used to live in South FL, so my cell phone has that area code, they almost didn't allow me to stay there until I... More
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Simone W
May 23, 2017|
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Response from TommyBernier1 | Property representative |
Hi Simone, We do offer a shuttle service with Express Shuttle. Here is the information : The shuttle service is offered in partnership with Express Shuttle. Guests from the Universal Palms Hotel benefit from discounted... More
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tanline1971
May 14, 2017|
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Room Tips
"Don't stay at this hotel if you have a car. They will steal it by having it towed."
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"Get the suites that's only available for no one."
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"worst place I have ever stayed, dirty,smelly carpet, bugs in the room"
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"Here;s a tip. Pay extra for a nice place."
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