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Reno, Nevada
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This motel is nice because you can park right outside your room. But other than that leaves a lot to be desired. As others mentioned, there is a musty odor in the room. The room was in disrepair and not safe for children without close supervision. It was an electricity nightmare. Who knew you could plug so much into one... More 

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Humble, Texas
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 87 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 20, 2016

Definitely not the worst hotel I've been in, but it is close. Lobby reeks of Curry, rooms smell musty and are in need of major repair, pool dirty but had some depth to it better than the usual 4 footers. Breakfast would of had some protein but they ran out at 6:30 am and wouldn't have any more with a... More 

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Lisle, Illinois
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7 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 15, 2016

We stayed one night to visit KU with our son and thought with a good rating and for approx $129 it couldn't be too bad. We were wrong, and we will not offer a good rating. The whole building needs major updating, or a tear-down/start-over. The hotel clerk did his job but offered too much opinion re conspiracy theory, a... More 

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Newark, Delaware
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 62 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2016

We were traveling with our dog and were given a pet room, which is fine. We travel with our dog a lot, and it's even okay if a pet room shows minor signs of previous pet wear-and-tear. We get it. This room, however, smelled so strongly of cat urine that it literally made your nose burn. This room was not... More 

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Kansas City, MO
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 17, 2016

This is a fine choice if you are just looking for the basics. The staff is very nice. Rooms are a little sad, but it seemed they keep them up well. There was a bit of a smell, but the smell was one of disinfectant. A comforting smell in a place like that.

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London
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 186 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 11, 2016

My wife and I booked this hotel for a night's stay on our way west. We got the night free through the Choice Hotels rewards program. If I had to pay it would have been okay. It was an okay hotel or motel I think. We stayed in a room on the second floor and it was tidy and clean.... More 

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Boulder, Colorado
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 25, 2016

The best part: their conscientious staff called me because I forgot a small bag in the room. Because we were already 2 hours west of there, I did not want to drive back. They reassured me that the bag would be safe, and helped me get the bag picked up via FedEx. I much appreciated that extra step. Stayed one... More 

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 25, 2016 via mobile

Staff was friendly. Room didn't feel clean. Hairs on blanket. Room smelled like smoke even though nonsmoking room. Location is good and had free newspaper. Hasn't been updated in a long time. Room is very small.

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2016

DON'T SPEND YOUR MONEY HERE! We spent $86 on a small room with one queen bed and TWO ROACHES in the bathroom. When we first checked in on Monday, 6/13/16, there was a small, dead baby roach in the bathroom. I decided to look the other way. After all, I’m 7 months pregnant and have other things to worry about.... More 

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Plano, TX
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17 reviews
6 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2016

There were not many options in Lawrence for the graduation weekend for KU. Found this motel early. Location was perfect. Close to the university and our daughter's apartment. Room was clean but looked dated. Came with a refrigerator and microwave but the microwave was on top of the frig which was under the rack to hang clothes therefore not any... More 

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Pool
  • Free Breakfast
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
About the property
  • Wheelchair access
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast
  • Business Center with Internet Access
  • Self-Serve Laundry
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Ideally located on US highway 40 and Interstate 70, the Econo Lodge® hotel provides easy access to several local points of interest. Popular attractions like the University of Kansas, Haskell Indian Nations University, Heartland Park Topeka, KS and Kansas Speedway, Ledgens Shopping Center (KCK) are all just minutes away from this Lawrence, KS hotel. Downtown Lawrence is less than a mile away boasts one of the most beautiful downtown landscapes in the United States. Take a stroll down Massachusetts Street where you can enjoy blocks of antique shops, specialty boutiques, art galleries, entertainment venues, coffee shops and sidewalk cafes in a lively atmosphere. There are several lakes, parks, golf courses and outdoor recreation areas in the vicinity. A number of restaurants, cocktail lounges and shopping opportunities are close by; some are within walking distance to the hotel. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Econo Lodge

Address: 2525 W 6th St, Lawrence, KS 66049-2444 (Formerly Rodeway Inn)
Location: United States > Kansas > Lawrence
Price Range: $78 - $104 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Econo Lodge 2*
Number of rooms: 54
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#5 Business Hotel in Lawrence
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