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Reviewed August 29, 2016

The hotel is really nothing special. A bit run down, the rooms are small, the tv is small. That being said, the price is low and affordable for a night stay if you don't plan on spending much time there. It is in a great location right off the freeway.

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Hamilton, New Zealand
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Reviewed August 28, 2016 via mobile

This hotel is located a couple of miles out of town in a group of services just off the interstate, near a small casino. It was a convenient overnight stop. Check in was a breeze & the staff friendly & very helpful. Our room (a king one) was very clean (smelled freshly serviced), had a very large bed, cable TV,... More 

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Butte, Montana
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Reviewed August 24, 2016

We stayed in Ellensburg on our way to the Seattle area as it is less expensive. The town itself has a lot going for it. The Econo Lodge is a few miles from the downtown area, but is easy to get to from I-90. We had a a lakeside room, which was quieter, but appeared as most guests stayed on... More 

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Ellensburg, Washington
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Reviewed August 12, 2016

The staff is wonderful, it is very clean. Has laundry facilities, an ice machine that actually works. Around the back there is a nice lake. I highly recommend this hidden gem. Even had a microwave and refrigerator.

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Frankfort, IL
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Reviewed July 18, 2016

Only staying the night on our way to Seattle. Had a lake view room, better than looking out at the freeway and quieter too. The desk gave us a great place to go and eat in downtown. Though it was only one night it was an enjoyable stay

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Washington
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Reviewed July 11, 2016

Extremely basic hotel bordering on lower end of scale. Upon check-in, the desk agent was not overly friendly, but not curt either. He didn't make eye contact, but was efficient in doing his job. My wife said he was just shy. The rooms are very dated and although clean, the overall feeling left me wondering just how clean it really... More 

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Reviewed July 8, 2016

The staff at this motel was friendly and helpful. The room tho not fancy was at a fair price and had all the things you want in an overnight stay, clean room and bed, tv, hot shower etc. Had Waffles and hot coffee in the lobby for breakfast, enjoyed my stay there.

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GeneralManagerWA287, Public Relations Manager at Econo Lodge, responded to this review

We appreciate your review of our hotel! It is always nice to know when a guest enjoys their experience with us. We hope to see you next time you're in town. More 

Cosmopolis, Washington
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Reviewed July 2, 2016

Check in was pleasant. Location is a bit removed from the campus motel row. There is a small lake behind the motel and the room was pleasantly quiet. Don't look for the extras here. Only one pillow per person and one blanket under the comforter. The breakfast was the usual basics and it included waffles. The price was right on.

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Thank Cosmopolitan899
GeneralManagerWA287, Guest Relations Manager at Econo Lodge, responded to this review

Thank you for your review, and we're glad you enjoyed your stay. Our hotel is slightly further away from the rest of the hotels in Ellensburg and many people see this as a positive. It is typically quieter and less crowded here. We hope to see you next time you're in town! More 

Langley City, Canada
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Reviewed June 30, 2016

Room was clean, on the second floor. Signage is poor, no sign on the building itself, just one out by the road. There's a Subway and a truck stop in walking distance if you're hungry. I ordered pizza from town. Has been renovated but rather poorly, no baseboards in the bathroom with gaps in the laminate.

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GeneralManagerWA287, Guest Relations Manager at Econo Lodge, responded to this review

We appreciate your feedback for our hotel. We are currently in the process of renovating our rooms and the process is ongoing. We're constantly trying to improve and update the rooms to give guests a better experience. Next time you stay with us your stay should be even better! More 

Everett, Washington
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Reviewed June 13, 2016

I want to start off by tell you that I am a Choice Hotel Platinum member. I usually stay at Quality inns. Last weekend, Friday May 20th my wife and I took a trip to Ellensburg and since I had the points to get a room there we did. There are 3 Choice hotels in that area and the only... More 

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GeneralManagerWA287, General Manager at Econo Lodge, responded to this review

First of all, we would like to apologize for the issues you felt you had incurred. We understand your concerns and are more than willing to help right any wrong. As a Choice member, however, you know in order to redeem any used points you would need to contact Choice Rewards. We would have been more that happy to assign... More 

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Amenities

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Spa
  • Free Breakfast
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
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  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
  • Wheelchair access
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  • Spa
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
  • Suites
  • Family Rooms
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast
  • Breakfast Available
  • Business Center with Internet Access
  • Self-Serve Laundry

Additional Information about Econo Lodge

Address: 1390 North Dolarway Rd., Ellensburg, WA 98926-9362 (Formerly Cedars Inn Ellensburg)
Location: United States > Washington > Ellensburg
Price Range: $45 - $73 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Econo Lodge 2*
Number of rooms: 72
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Also Known As:
Cedars Inn Ellensburg Hotel Ellensburg
i 90 Hotel Ellensburg
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#1 Green Hotel in Ellensburg
#5 Business Hotel in Ellensburg
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“I had a room on the bottom floor in the back of the building and it was very quiet.”
 of 5 bubbles , Aug 29, 2016 | Read review
“Around the back by the lake.”
 of 5 bubbles lehmansaver, Aug 12, 2016 | Read review
“Try to get a lake view room”
 of 5 bubbles shrek58, Jul 18, 2016 | Read review
“Request a room on the lake side.”
 of 5 bubbles BobthedogOR, Jul 11, 2016 | Read review
“My room was on the back side and was a quiet room.”
 of 5 bubbles hunter_elk, Jul 8, 2016 | Read review
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