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Portland, OR
Reviewed 15 September 2016

Surly night clerk, mysterious stains, smudges and smears on the walls of the room - not a good experience. I've never encountered anyone behind the front desk as rude and unfriendly as the night clerk here. Never a 'please' or a 'thank you' as we checked in, snarled at us about not needing to see our AARP info, our requests...

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Reviewed 18 May 2016 via mobile

I consider myself an expert on 1 star hotels as I tend to be fairly cheap when traveling, so you can trust me when I tell you that you will not find a better place to stay for under $50. The room was clean and everything was in working order. Our room had a small fridge, a microwave, and a...

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North Salt Lake, Utah
Reviewed 21 April 2016 via mobile

I checked in due to I80 closed due to a snowstorm. I checked in, the motel was empty. My hotel room had no locks, which made me even more afraid. I walked in to the bathroom and it was flooded. I tried calling front desk from my cell only to find out that it did not work. Nor did it...

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Reviewed 10 April 2016

Check in: Man didn't say hello or anything. He just looks at me. My elderly mother and I got in the room to find out the bed sheets were torn, microwave door wouldn't stay shut, and the only bath towel in the handicap shower was urine stained and ripped. Then after using the shower, the bare tile floor had about...

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Salt Lake City, Utah
Reviewed 8 April 2016

Advertised free WiFi, however, we were in an end unit and the signal occasionally showed up for 6 seconds. Never could use the WiFi. Told the attendant at the desk but he insisted there was nothing wrong with the WiFi. Advertised free HBO for our room but none of the HBO stations worked. The shower never had hot water, just...

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Minden, NV
Reviewed 13 November 2015

Made a reservation on line - choice hotels webpage. Reviews weren't real good, but since I was traveling alone I figured I'd give it a try. Price was good. Pulled up late afternoon and thought it was closed - no other cars in the lot. Upon entering the lobby, no one present, but sign stated to pick up phone and...

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Cheyenne, Wyoming
Reviewed 13 October 2015

they charged us twice. Showed him the bank statement & he said he didn't care what it said, would not refund our money. We had to go thru the bank & dispute it. Was extremely RUDE & ARROGENT!!! Would NEVER stay there again, nor would I ever recommend it

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Billings, Montana
Reviewed 7 October 2015

This place is really nasty. Horrible cigarette smell in all public areas. Very few guests and I think I know why. From the outside it looks like the worse hotel in the worse area in the worst big city in the world. Also the foreign man at the desk made disparaging remarks about me when I walked away. I hope...

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New Ulm, Minnesota
Reviewed 23 August 2015

Building is run down and smelly. Their is a bar directly behind it and you will listen to motorcycles and car stereos all night long. The room we stayed in had a broken fridge, broken alarm clock, and the toilet would self flush about every 20 minutes. If we hadn't driven for 10 hours we would have moved on

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Chula Vista, California
Reviewed 1 August 2015 via mobile

Run down a bit? Friendly staff small town feel. The on duty clerk does it all. We had three in our party all with separate rooms. Each were sold as non-smoking. The fact is they each smelled like stale smoke, maybe fresh drapes and new carpet would help alleviate the stale stench. Ac was not on either and it took...

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Amenities

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Breakfast
  • Free Parking
  • Spa
About the property
  • Wheelchair access
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Things to do
  • Spa
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
  • Smoking rooms available
  • Accessible rooms
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Free Breakfast
  • Free Parking
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Self-Serve Laundry

Additional Information about EconoLodge Evanston

Address: 70 Bear River Dr, Evanston, WY 82930-2807
Region: United States > Wyoming > Evanston
Price Range: £30 - £46 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — EconoLodge Evanston 2*
Number of rooms: 87
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See which rooms travellers prefer

“Don't Stay - rude - unsafe - unhealthy - filthy - Urine stained and ripped towels and much more”
 of 5 bubbles thelmaanneb, 10 Apr 2016 | Read review
“Just don't stay here, that will get you a good room.”
 of 5 bubbles MNVacation1234, 23 Aug 2015 | Read review
“We travelled by motorcycle - we prefer a room on the main floor so we can park the bike outside our room.”
 of 5 bubbles mckindly, 22 Jul 2015 | Read review
“Stay off the ground floor. 2nd floor has less public access. Safer”
 of 5 bubbles nymaryf, 25 Jan 2015 | Read review
“Some rooms have windows facing a bar (in the back of the motel) and it can get noisy at closing time.”
 of 5 bubbles Allegra475, 24 Oct 2014 | Read review
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