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Middleton, Massachusetts
Reviewed 9 April 2016

This place was dirty, old and dilapidated. I only stayed here because I was tired and they were pet friendly. They do not serve one star. If you ever see me here again - please shoot me. Save your money and spend just a little more for a better place.

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McKee, Kentucky
Reviewed 2 April 2016 via mobile

We was traveling late stopped at these Econo Lodge, got to the room to check for roaches and bedbugs as I always do. In a matter of seconds there were several roaches crawling underneath the bed!!! Do not stay! Then manager gave us a refund but tried to get us to stay in a room just 3 doors down from...

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Columbia, South Carolina
Reviewed 28 February 2016

They were very good al; what they do for the price. The hotel needs a facelift and it looks old. the room was clean but the furniture is dated. the televisions were old. I think that it is priced a little high for such a cheap run down hotel. Choice seems to not care about it. I prefer the other...

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Winter Garden, Florida
Reviewed 13 January 2016

We are a commercial general contractor who works all over the U.S. and I have never had such bad customer service. When our crew ended up switching hotels because this hotel was so nasty, the front manager refused to give me a refund. He claimed there is a policy against this. Which he never bother to mention when I originally...

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Reviewed 16 August 2015 via mobile

It's hard to write a review on somewhere that you haven't actually stayed. We booked through our travel agent as a budget stop between Charlotte and Hilton head Island. And it was about $58 (£30 ish). First impressions weren't great but my confidence wasn't great after meeting the two Indian chaps who ran it. The room decor was dated and...

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Johns Creek, Georgia
Reviewed 16 April 2015

The lobby has a funky smell and the exterior is pretty bad......BUT my room was perfect. Bed was comfortable, room was clean and very quiet, WIFI was super fast. The service was courteous. This is perfect for my needs...don't really care about that other stuff, just give me a great room with GOOD WIFI for cheap and I am happy...

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Shelby, North Carolina
Reviewed 14 December 2013

As I stayed there during the winter months, I can't rate the pool area. However, the room, parking lot & services is something I will comment on. I believed the room clean when I checked the bathroom, floors & furniture Didn't see any roaches but, got a big surprise when I woke up from working all night & an hour...

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Oak Ridge, New Jersey
Reviewed 13 June 2013

I need to start by saying that Mr. Desai, the manager here, was about as pleasant and accommodating as any lodging manager I have ever met. If the review was based on his effort/intentions alone, the rating would be Excellent. One problem with the motel is that the driveway is a poorly maintained, small turnoff from a very busy road,...

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West Point, Iowa
Reviewed 7 March 2013

When we drove up on the lot there was 1 car in the parking lot. I now know why, this place is a dump! the pictures on the internet are from a different era. I will be happy to share the bad photos of this place. I was greeted by a teenager runing the front counter. We had our little...

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Grand Rapids, Michigan
Reviewed 25 October 2012 via mobile

Centrally located on I26 just Northwest of I20, plenty of restaurants within walking distance. Also a large parking area for larger vehicles. Plenty other restaurants deliver to hotel as well. No vending machines except for soda machines on premises. Breakfast the next morning is kinda weak but the do offer something.

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Amenities

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  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Spa
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
About the property
  • Wheelchair access
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Spa
  • Hot Tub
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast
  • Meeting Rooms

Additional Information about Econo Lodge & Conference Center

Address: 773 Saint Andrews Rd, Columbia, SC 29210-5114 (Formerly Super 8)
Region: United States > South Carolina > Columbia
Price Range: £47 - £52 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:1.5 star — Econo Lodge & Conference Center 1.5*
Number of rooms: 64
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Columbia Econo Lodge
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“ask for a room near the office”
 of 5 bubbles veedaz, 28 Feb 2016 | Read review
“Inspect the room and carefully choose what problems you can live with. Second floor rooms are quieter, but involve access via limited stairways.”
 of 5 bubbles HowlnBubba, 13 Jun 2013 | Read review
“Don't book here”
 of 5 bubbles NanW805, 8 Oct 2012 | Read review
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