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Econo Lodge Inn & Suites El Cajon San Diego East

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Spring Valley
Reviewed 20 March 2013

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2Thank Randy B
Chetan P, General Manager at Econo Lodge Inn & Suites El Cajon San Diego East, responded to this review

Warren
Reviewed 18 March 2013

This hotel is horrible. The staff is very unprofessional. Rooms are dirty. Was insulted by staff and ownership. DO NOT stay at this property.

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2Thank Iman K
Chetan P, General Manager at Econo Lodge Inn & Suites El Cajon San Diego East, responded to this review

Iman I am glad we were able to help you in your time of need, with hotel room at an employee discount rate for seven nights. I am surprise to here you were not happy with your accommodations, I wish you would have mention this to our staff during your stay so that we could make your experience better. I...

San Diego
Reviewed 13 March 2013

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Zapopan
Reviewed 20 February 2013

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Moncton
Reviewed 18 February 2013

The stay was good, had to call front desk a few times to have a domestic disturbance next door addressed. The only problem we had was at checkout. the hotel was not full, and i called to ensure it was okay to checkout late. things ran later than i expected, checkout was 11 and we left at 1pm. even though...

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Chetan P, General Manager at Econo Lodge Inn & Suites El Cajon San Diego East, responded to this review

Rebecca, Thank you for comments, I am glad you liked our rooms and the location of the Inn. I did investigate the matter in regards to late check-out. As you said the front desk had given you complimentary late check out at 12pm however you did not check out till 3pm. The keys are programmed to expire at one hour...

Mesa
Reviewed 14 February 2013

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Olympia, Washington
Reviewed 1 December 2012

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TUCSON
Reviewed 19 November 2012

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Oakland
Reviewed 13 November 2012

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PHOENIX
Reviewed 7 November 2012

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Amenities

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  • Free Parking
  • Pool
  • Spa
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Breakfast included
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
  • Wheelchair access
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  • Pool
  • Spa
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
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  • Kitchenette
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  • Microwave
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
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  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Self-Serve Laundry
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Welcome to the Econolodge Inn & Suites, El Cajon Hotel, where you’ll experience an intimate, casual atmosphere with personalized service, contemporary amenities and customer-oriented features. Whether you’re here on a relaxing getaway vacation or an important business venture, you’ll appreciate our peaceful ambiance, hospitable service and convenient location without spending a fortune. Our friendly, professional staff ensures that your stay will be a memorable and relaxing experience. This El Cajon hotel is near all the attractions and activities that make this place such a fun destination. If you are looking for a hotel near fun things to do this hotel near San Diego Zoo is the perfect location to stay. We are also located within miles from Knotts Soak City and San Diego SeaWorld. Offering comfort and convenience to business and leisure travelers, this El Cajon Hotel offers value with cozy accommodations, amenities and easy access to restaurants, shopping and local area attractions. We offer our guest a more affordable room rate with luxury & friendly services. Relaxing Retreat, take a dip in our private, crystal clear swimming pool. Econolodge Inn & Suites will ensure your family a comfortable and relaxing stay. We offer plenty of room options and features especially designed to serve families traveling together. We welcome you to our hotel, and hope you enjoy your stay. Make your family vacation more attractive to Southern California - treat yourself to the Econolodge Inn & Suites. Choose this El Cajon Hotel for your travel needs. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Econo Lodge Inn & Suites El Cajon San Diego East

Address: 588 N Mollison Ave, I-8 Exit Mollison Avenue, El Cajon, CA 92021-6143 (Formerly Howard Johnson)
Region: United States > California > El Cajon
Price Range: £46 - £102 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Econo Lodge Inn & Suites El Cajon San Diego East 2*
Number of rooms: 68
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Also Known As:
Howard Johnson El Cajon/San Diego Area Hotel El Cajon
Super 8 El Cajon
Super Eight El Cajon
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El Cajon Super 8
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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Management takes just about 2 months to respond and I have questions. First, I will not accept your apology 2 months later. You had your chance at the time of arrival. Next, I will dispute your attempt at an explanation as it is not even close to what really happened that night. 1) If someone needed to extend their stay, they would have given you ample notice. Even if last minute (check out at 11), I arrived at 6PM. The bed should have been on the premises long before I arrived. 2) If this was true, why wasn't I informed by the front desk clerk that this was happening. If I was told this was happening, maybe I wouldn't have been upset. 3) I spent 2 hours on the phone with Corporate Customer Assistance as they worked to get me into your hotel after another hotel couldn't handle the bed issue. See items 1 and 2 and I ask again, with Corporate Customer Assistance working with me to get this solved, why wouldn't you tell them that you had an issue with your last known rollaway. 4) When Corporate Customer assistance called back the next day, they were not informed of this solution, yet you want to stay with your version of what happened. 5) You state I left the premises before you could get the bed from another hotel.......again, see all notes above where your front desk showed not an inkling of care as to whether they could/would/should share any information with me.

So, bottom line, please do not try to paint yourselves as a misunderstood hero when during the whole process, you were the villains.

I will not give you a second chance (as you really had it already when Corporate sent me back to you and was still treated badly), or a third or any other chances. First impressions...........especially in the business world.

NOTE: I did enjoy someone's comment that you should "dress professionally in order to get a clean room". Nice..........

over a year ago

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