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Reviewed July 20, 2012 via mobile

Very clean, well maintained, everything looks nice and works well. Parking is free and there's a path to the East Falls Church Metro (7-8 min walk) that's fairly well lit and everything is in a neighborhood that feels safe. No micro in the roon but a larger hotel fridge and a diverse breakfast (nothing hot unless you heat up oatmeal). They've even got coin-op laundry. The only thing we ran into was the bathroom fan didn't do a great job, so we just cracked the door. Also, the sink is outside the toilet/shower, which is a bonus. Would definitely stay here again. I wish I could always find a budget hotel this nice--you never know what you'll get.

  • Stayed: July 2012
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3  Thank Boultaz
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Reviewed July 19, 2012

Price was fair, & room was clean. We weren't aware of "No Elevator", & the '3 blocks' to Metro trains were like long country roads. People at the desk were friendly, but not very good at giving directions. Not sure if we'd stay here again.

  • Stayed: July 2012
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2  Thank kabbie22
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Reviewed July 9, 2012

My arrival was a couple of days after the big storm which wiped out power to a million people in the area. The hotel power was restored that afternoon, except for internet access. Upon arrival, check-in was polite but not helpful. I was sent to my reserved in advance, king-sized bed, non-smoking room. The access card would not work. I tried the second card. Then someone started knocking on the door from the inside of that room. I lugged my bags back to the front desk and told them somebody is already in that room. The desk clerk was confused stating her paperwork clearly says this is supposed to be MY room. She had no idea who was in there or why. Because the internet was down, she had no way to figure this out. She made a call to someone with no answer. She then checked paperwork and gave me another room with queen-sized bed only, for the same price. Ther was no internet access for my three-night stay. This was no fault of Econo Lodge, but still frustrating since the motel was chosen partly for that reason. The room was clean but basic and maintained well by the housekeepers each day. The television only had about five channels working out of twenty. Upon check-in, the desk clerk advised continental breakfast is available from 7 to 10 a.m. I arrived at 9:30 a.m. one morning to find them in the process of taking away the last of supplies. The employee clearing the food said it ends at 9:30 a.m.
The subway station is easy to find but is definitely a 10-15 minute walk, with a bit of a hill (both ways). Nothing much, but something to consider if you are lugging baggage, with children, or elderly.

  • Stayed: July 2012, traveled solo
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2  Thank Syv_Peppy
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Reviewed May 28, 2012 via mobile

Hotel is generally clean. Location to visit DC area is convenient. I recommend everybody if you are looking for a good hotel in reasonable price.

  • Stayed: May 2012
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1  Thank Kader S
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Heidi B, Guest Relations Manager at Econo Lodge Metro, responded to this reviewResponded May 29, 2012

Thank you for sharing your comments on Trip Advisor. We appreciate your business and we hope to see you again soon.

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Reviewed May 27, 2012

Old hotel in need of updating. Clean but very dated furnishings. Staff was excellent! Location near the metro was a plus. If you are on a budget this hotel is adequate for most.

  • Stayed: May 2012, traveled on business
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1  Thank maschrack
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