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18 W 18th St, Erie, PA 16501-2102
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#38 of 38 hotels in Erie
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Welcome to Downtown Erie Hotel, your Erie “home away from home.” Downtown Erie Hotel aims to make your visit as relaxing and enjoyable as possible, which is why so many guests continue to come back year after year.

Nearby landmarks such as St. Peter's Cathedral (0.6 mi) and Downtown Erie (0.9 mi) make Downtown Erie Hotel a great place to stay when visiting Erie.

Rooms at Downtown Erie Hotel provide air conditioning, and getting online is easy, with free wifi available.

In addition, Downtown Erie Hotel offers a pool and free breakfast, which will help make your Erie trip additionally gratifying. And, as an added convenience, there is free parking available to guests.

Erie has plenty of diners. So when you’re here, be sure to check out popular spots like Dave's Diner, George's Restaurant, and The Breakfast Place, which are serving up some great dishes.

If you’re looking for something to do, UPMC Park (0.6 mi), Port Erie Bicentennial Tower (0.4 mi), and Erie Insurance Arena (0.6 mi) are a nice way to spend some time, and they are all within walking distance of Downtown Erie Hotel.

Downtown Erie Hotel puts the best of Erie at your fingertips, making your stay both relaxing and enjoyable.

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Property amenities
Free parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Pool
Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
Free breakfast
Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Business Center with Internet Access
Meeting rooms
Wifi
Restaurant
Non-smoking hotel
Self-serve laundry
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Air conditioning
Telephone
Iron
Wake-up service / alarm clock
Coffee / tea maker
Complimentary toiletries
Hair dryer
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Non-smoking rooms
Family rooms
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I liked my stay in erie's hotel, the place was neat and cleaned with all the necessary things. The house keeping was very friendly and cooperative. The staff were polite. I liked my visit, and love to visit it again.
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We just stayed here for the second and last year ever. This hotel is the cheapest for a reason. It’s falling apart. Mold everywhere, chipped paint, roof leaks, no working ice machines in the building and it’s just gross. Furniture and box springs are full of stains. Outlets and lamps do not all work. I had a sand substance in my tub and another couple had a brown glob fall out of the shower. One couple we stayed with had mouse poop on there pillows and changed rooms and another couple came home covered in bedbug bites! I do not recommend this hotel!!!! All the reviews written seem right on without exaggeration. Do not let the price or location of this hotel persuade you. It should be condemned.
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First, they continue to show a pool when it’s closed. Not a very good part of town awful stench toilet didnt work dirty broken windows. Did not stay but booking.com won’t refund because “We can’t get in touch with the hotel.” BECAUSE THEY DON’T ANSWER THE PHONE 😡
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This hotel is a DUMP!!! The lobby smelled so bad, but this was nothing in comparison to how bad the room smelled. There is water damage everywhere. We had no COLD water which is pretty funny since people usually complain about not having hot water. There were stains everywhere - the ceiling, the walls, the lampshades, the carpet... The pool was not open. Thankfully, the air conditioner worked which is the only positive thing I can say aout this place.
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This place is HOTEL HELL. If you are a cheap prostitute, a heroin user or a crack addict this place is home. The pool was not open and from what I heard had not been open for several years. The pictures they provide for advertising are total fiction. Photo Shop did a great job. The Continental breakfast is stale packaged Hostess snacks and I was told I was lucky they were put out. If you try to complain, management is never available. The Health Department in Erie, PA was completely unresponsive to my concerns. And my wife and I still bear the scars from BED BUG bites experienced the day after Labor Day 2017 when we made the mistake of staying there. While Milcreek Mall is nice, my advice to anyone is to avoid Erie, Pennsylvania at all costs. While the people who live there are nice the streets are potholed and the whole town looks like a total ghetto. This hotel is worse than a bad homeless shelter. If you stay here after reading all these reviews, then consider yourself to be very stupid. By the way, I'm still waiting for a refund from my night of Hell which will never come.
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FORMERLY KNOWN AS
"Holiday Inn"
LOCATION
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NUMBER OF ROOMS
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Frequently Asked Questions about Downtown Erie Hotel
Which popular attractions are close to Downtown Erie Hotel?
Nearby attractions include Escape Game Erie (0.5 miles), Port Erie Bicentennial Tower (0.4 miles), and UPMC Park (0.6 miles).
What are some of the property amenities at Downtown Erie Hotel?
Some of the more popular amenities offered include free wifi, free breakfast, and a pool.
What food & drink options are available at Downtown Erie Hotel?
Guests can enjoy free breakfast and an on-site restaurant during their stay.
Is parking available at Downtown Erie Hotel?
Yes, free parking is available to guests.
What are some restaurants close to Downtown Erie Hotel?
Conveniently located restaurants include Mi Scuzi, Federal Hill Smokehouse, and 1201 Kitchen.
Are there opportunities to exercise at Downtown Erie Hotel?
Yes, guests have access to a pool and a fitness center during their stay.
Is Downtown Erie Hotel located near the city center?
Yes, it is 0.8 miles away from the center of Erie.
Are pets allowed at Downtown Erie Hotel?
Yes, pets are typically allowed, but it's always best to call ahead to confirm.
Does Downtown Erie Hotel offer any business services?
Yes, guests have access to a business center and meeting rooms during their stay.
Are there any historical sites close to Downtown Erie Hotel?
Many travelers enjoy visiting Erie Land Lighthouse (2.0 miles).
Is Downtown Erie Hotel accessible?
Yes, it offers wheelchair access. For specific inquiries, we recommend calling ahead to confirm.