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“Basic hotel with owners who are willing to please” 4 of 5 bubbles
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Poughkeepsie Inn
Ranked #10 of 13 Hotels in Poughkeepsie
Scottsdale, Arizona
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7 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
“Basic hotel with owners who are willing to please”
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed May 9, 2011

The hotel is a no frills hotel in a great location with owners who will go out of their way
to make sure you have a pleasant stay. It is quiet and on open grounds with a tasty breakfast provided in the morning.

  • Stayed May 2011, traveled as a couple
    • 4 of 5 bubbles
      Value
    • 5 of 5 bubbles
      Location
    • 5 of 5 bubbles
      Sleep Quality
    • 4 of 5 bubbles
      Rooms
    • 4 of 5 bubbles
      Cleanliness
    • 5 of 5 bubbles
      Service
Helpful?
1 Thank sumbyron
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poughkeepsieinn, Director of Sales at Poughkeepsie Inn, responded to this review, May 10, 2011
Thank you so much for your feedback with your token of appreciation. We try our best to keep the stay of our guests as homely as possible with clean rooms and basic amenities.
Such comments help in boosting/our as well our teams moral so as to outshine your past stay as and when you come back. Once again, thank you.
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Rating summary
  • Location
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Rooms
    2.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3 of 5 bubbles
  • Cleanliness
    2.5 of 5 bubbles
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English first
upstate ny
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24 reviews
9 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed February 25, 2011

Needed an inexpensive place to stay overnight for a conference. The room was very clean, but the linens and furnishings were like nothing I've seen in a hotel in the US. The sheets and blankets were clean but full of cigarette and other holes. There was no fitted bottom linen so the sheets slid around the bed during sleep, revealing a bare mattress. The chair in the room was so filthy I doubt it would be accepted as a charity donation. I asked to have it replaced. They were courteous but had no other, so brought a sheet to cover it. Room was located at the end of the building. That evening a young man with a bike was lurking in the dark, smoking weed. When I came around the corner to look, he quickly disappeared into the shadows. They should lower their prices, stop pretending to be a hotel, strip the rooms to the bare minimum (toss the disgusting furniture) and turn it into hostel. Poughkeepsie could use a place like that.

  • Stayed August 2010, traveled on business
    • 2 of 5 bubbles
      Value
    • 3 of 5 bubbles
      Location
    • 2 of 5 bubbles
      Sleep Quality
    • 1 of 5 bubbles
      Rooms
    • 3 of 5 bubbles
      Cleanliness
    • 3 of 5 bubbles
      Service
Helpful?
2 Thank ionfacs
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Smyrna, Delaware
1 review
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 6, 2010

Could only get a king smoking room.Cobwebs on ceiling.Bathroom stinks of urine.Shower does not work -if you unscrew showerhead you get a little stream of water out.Linen stink of smoke.Ciggarette burnmarks on bedcover and on bathedge.Blanket on bed washed out-full of holes.
BEST PART OF OUR NIGHT-The guest in the next room start banging on walls approx. 11 pm.Try to sleep..No sucsess,went to frontdesk 2 am and complain.police arrived.warned guest.Slept until 4am.police out again.warned person again.Police arrived 3rd time approx.5.40am .-took person away.No further sleep for us.
Was still charged $123.29 for this experience.Booked out-luckely their was a cancelation at the MARRIOT-what a difference.

  • Stayed October 2010, traveled as a couple
    • 1 of 5 bubbles
      Value
    • 3 of 5 bubbles
      Location
    • 1 of 5 bubbles
      Sleep Quality
    • 1 of 5 bubbles
      Rooms
    • 1 of 5 bubbles
      Cleanliness
    • 2 of 5 bubbles
      Service
Helpful?
2 Thank langdaan
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Frankfurt, Germany
Level Contributor
17 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed May 21, 2010

In mid-summer 2009 I visited Poughkeepsie and, coincidentally, ate at the Coyote Grille, next door to the 'old' Econo Lodge. It looked almost abandoned. Early in 2010 it became necessary to bring the family together in May. After reading the, now, new Poughkeepsie Inn website, I called to enquire about the status of the operation and on-going renovations. The manager could not have been more helpful in accommodating family and friends arriving on different days and times, and offering amenities, if desired. The rooms were clean and attended to promptly each day. I stayed there for 11 days and would definitely stay there again.
Trencher41

  • Stayed May 2010, traveled with family
    • 5 of 5 bubbles
      Value
    • 5 of 5 bubbles
      Location
    • 5 of 5 bubbles
      Sleep Quality
    • 4 of 5 bubbles
      Rooms
    • 4 of 5 bubbles
      Cleanliness
    • 5 of 5 bubbles
      Service
Helpful?
1 Thank trencher41
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pok ny
1 review
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed March 9, 2009

The hotel front desk is the most friendly you will come to meet, accomodating efficient and very pleasant. I believe her name is Ritu. A hilton it is not, but the room has always been available when requested and is clean and presentable. The bedding although clean could be updated a bit as the hotel is dated. The bathrooms have been updated with re-Bath and is fine. Towels etc are always clean and the bath is presentable.

  • Stayed February 2009, traveled on business
    • 5 of 5 bubbles
      Value
    • 5 of 5 bubbles
      Location
    • 3 of 5 bubbles
      Rooms
    • 3 of 5 bubbles
      Cleanliness
    • 5 of 5 bubbles
      Service
Helpful?
Thank traveler12111009
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Palatine, IL
1 review
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 20, 2009

Had to visit family over thanksgiving and heard that Econo Lodge had recently renovated some rooms and were reasonably priced. So, I decided to give them a call and book a room.
I did get one of the renovated rooms and it was pretty decent ... considering the price I paid.The best part was the fact that it was CLEAN!!!!!!

The continental breakfast served in the charming lobby (with a fireplace) was very inviting. The front desk person was very courteous and helpful.

Overall, I was pleased with my stay and would definitely recomend it to my friends.

  • Liked — Clean room adn friendly service
  • Disliked — n/a
  • Stayed November 2008, traveled solo
    • 4 of 5 bubbles
      Value
    • 4 of 5 bubbles
      Location
    • 5 of 5 bubbles
      Check in / front desk
    • 4 of 5 bubbles
      Rooms
    • 5 of 5 bubbles
      Cleanliness
    • 5 of 5 bubbles
      Service
    • 5 of 5 bubbles
      Business service (e.g., internet access)
Helpful?
2 Thank ZaraIL
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Columbus, Ohio
1 review
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed May 31, 2008

Old and scroungy. All other decent motels were booked during Vassar graduation weekend, so unfortunately, we had to stay here. There was a bobbypin in the bed that was supposed to be clean. Disgusting! The shower barely dribbled out. When housekeeping came in to clean up the room after the first night, they left no towels, not even a washrag. Not a good thing to discover when you have a soapy wet face at 10:00pm. What a gyp at $137.00 a night. Stay away!

  • Liked — nothing
  • Disliked — dirty, no towels, dribbling shower
  • Stayed May 2008, traveled as a couple
    • 1 of 5 bubbles
      Value
    • 3 of 5 bubbles
      Location
    • 3 of 5 bubbles
      Check in / front desk
    • 1 of 5 bubbles
      Rooms
    • 1 of 5 bubbles
      Cleanliness
    • 2 of 5 bubbles
      Service
Helpful?
1 Thank Tacosue
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Additional Information about Poughkeepsie Inn

Property: Poughkeepsie Inn
Address: 2625 South Road, Poughkeepsie, NY 12601
Location: United States > New York > Poughkeepsie
Amenities:
Business Center with Internet Access Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly ) Restaurant
Hotel Style:
Ranked #10 of 13 Hotels in Poughkeepsie
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:2 star — Poughkeepsie Inn 2*
Number of rooms: 77
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