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Masury
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

After a horrible exp with a neighboring hotel to this place. I called the Econo Lodge and was greeted by Ashley who was extremely helpful for a Friday afternoon. She was able to book my room over the phone and allowed me to pay in cash upon arrival. We found the hotel to be a little dated but still clean....

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christinawill, General Manager at Econo Lodge Kent, responded to this review

Thank you so much we aim to please our guest with respect we are improving.thanks so much again 😘

Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, United States
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Very inexpensive and all we needed was a bed and a bathroom. Pros: very cheap. Comfortable bed, very quiet. Convenient location off highway. Cons: Where do I begin? Upon checking, had to ring a bell and wait for desk clerk. After 5 minutes, rang again (LOUDLY) and he finally showed up. Pleasant, but not too bright. Had trouble finding our...

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christinawill, General Manager at Econo Lodge Kent, responded to this review
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Still remodeling and new staff.very friendly.

Decatur, Illinois
Reviewed October 4, 2016

Let me start by saying that this is a reasonably priced, no frills motel. However, I was surprised at how nice my stay here was. The room and bed were comfortable and quiet. Very clean! I went for a swim in the indoor pool, and although it was small, shallow and needed some repairs, the temperature was good and I...

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christinawill, General Manager at Econo Lodge Kent, responded to this review

Thank you.very clean.new owner

Reviewed September 30, 2016

Stayed here for a soccer tournament, and if everything else wasnt already booked, we wouldve moved hotels. We tried to save money on a room, but will no longer do that. The front desk was unprofessional, and everything we tried to request was quickly forgotten. The nonsmoking room smelled like an ashtray, to the point we had to open the...

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christinawill, General Manager at Econo Lodge Kent, responded to this review

Very clean now new owners and staff!!

Lakewood, Ohio
Reviewed September 24, 2016

The one pro to give this property for the night we stayed is that it was surprisingly quiet. The cons add up to never-staying-here-again! No security at back door -- literally anyone could walk right on in. Room had only the standard deadbolt -- security chain or bar lock. Ugly and mis-matched furniture. Only one electrical outlet available to charge...

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christinawill, General Manager at Econo Lodge Kent, responded to this review

very secure.cameras now very clean!!

obetz ohio
Reviewed September 12, 2016

First off this was/is a budget hotelyou get what you pay for this will be a review of rm#308 on9/3/16to 9/4/16 fridge in room had previous food left in it pizza, mexican food, microwave splattered in food,crusty room phone with words written on it,all knobs broken air conditioner all flat services dirty and sticky,previous guest had writtled down a bar...

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christinawill, General Manager at Econo Lodge Kent, responded to this review

very clean now.new owner alot of improvements!!

Akron, Ohio
Reviewed August 24, 2016 via mobile

Everyone was very nice. The room was clean. The choice members discount was very helpful. The only problem was with the television. The cables were too heavy on one side and all of them had a lean to them. Otherwise very nice.

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christinawill, General Manager at Econo Lodge Kent, responded to this review

thank you very clean better quality!!

Bridgeport, Connecticut
Reviewed July 30, 2016

My husband and I stayed here overnight on our trip to Chicago. We found a cheap rate and figured we are just there to sleep before getting back on the road. We arrived approximately 11:30 p.m. and upon arriving we noticed it was a very basic room. No clock or any other items you normally find. We had just fallen...

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christinawill, General Manager at Econo Lodge Kent, responded to this review

we have clocks.wifi.friendly staff.very clean!!

Reviewed July 26, 2016

The pool is not the place you wanna go. Water is cloudy and the pool is only a bit over 3 feet deep. The hotel rooms have outlets in very inconvenient spots directly behind the beds. The bathroom door lock did not work either. There was also a pocket knife hidden within the AC unit that we stumbled upon. The...

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Reviewed June 24, 2016 via mobile

Do not stay here. I originally reserved (3) nights... I cancelled last night upon arrival and by morning, cancelled other night too. Obviously, there had been a water leak from the room above me. ( see photos). Why they chose to give me a room that obviously was still being worked on is beyond understanding.. My bank card was charged...

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Breakfast
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
About the property
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
  • Wheelchair access
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  • Pool
  • Hot Tub
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Smoking rooms available
  • Accessible rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast
  • Business Center with Internet Access
  • Self-Serve Laundry

Additional Information about Econo Lodge Kent

Address: 4386 State Route 43, Kent, OH 44240-6920
Location: United States > Ohio > Kent
Price Range: $39 - $55 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Econo Lodge Kent 2*
Number of rooms: 80
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