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3 of 5 bubbles Review of Econo Lodge

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Econo Lodge
Ranked #24 of 28 Hotels in Grand Forks
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  • Location
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 bubbles
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Winnipeg, CANADA
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 January 2014

Four of us stayed at the Econo Lodge from December 27 - 29, 2013 and it was just as good as last time.
The price is great, around $60 with tax and exchange. The free continental breakfast is poor but then with the money we saved on accommodations we went to IHOP and had a hot breakfast.

No noise from other rooms or the hallway.

They accept pets for $10 per day per pet, non-refundable.

The lobby still smells like way too many air fresheners but each room has it's own outside door so you don't really need to be in the lobby for long, especially if you don't have the breakfast.

I'd stay there again in any of the outside rooms.

Went to the Toasted Frog and the Texas Roadhouse - both good.

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  • Stayed December 2013, travelled with friends
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Grand Forks, North Dakota
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 December 2013

Room was very clean, nice bathroom area, flatscreen TV. They just need to improve their continental breakfast. The only thing they served were muffins, toast and apples. Otherwise, the hotel was nice.

  • Stayed December 2013, travelled on business
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Winnipeg, Canada
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 December 2013 via mobile

The hotel is basic if you are only going to sleep there. The room are nothing fansy but they were clean. We only stayed over night and needed a cheap hotel to stay at. The room rates are one of the cheapest in the area. The hotel has free wifi which was very fast. My only complaint was the breakfast. You would be better off to go out and get breakfast as what was provided was not worth getting up for in the morning. Sleep in and go out and get an egg mcmuffin instead.

Stayed December 2013, travelled with family
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Thank Haymaker13
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Saint Cloud, Minnesota
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 113 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 November 2013

My family and I stayed there last Saturday for the Sioux game...I found the hotel to be equal in price versus amendments....meaning you get exactly what you pay for.....Room was on the older side but large and clean...they allow pets with outside entry rooms. Price was in line and the front desk was friendly...I would stay again..

  • Stayed November 2013, travelled with family
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Chicago, Illinois
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 October 2013

Perfect for people with a dog. Outside entrance and nice neighborhood to walk the dog. Room was very clean and comfortable. Plus the price was very reasonable, especially for the oil booming North Dakota which seems to over charge for all their rooms due to transient workers needing places to stay. This was the cheapest and cleanest hotel we found on our way to and from Glacial National Park. Highly recommend.

  • Stayed September 2013, travelled as a couple
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Grand Forks, North Dakota
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 October 2013

Stayed at the Econo one night and booked the room knowing I would not be there except for sleeping and this is the only reason to stay. The motel is very basic and small. The lower rooms have doors that face the outside, so if recommend the top floor if you prefer a little more privacy. Ok place to stay if you want cheap and a bed for the night.

  • Stayed October 2013, travelled as a couple
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Additional Information about Econo Lodge

Property: Econo Lodge
Address: 900 N. 43rd St., Grand Forks, ND 58203
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Region: United States > North Dakota > Grand Forks
Amenities:
Business Centre with Internet Access Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly ) Wheelchair access
Hotel Style:
Ranked #24 of 28 Hotels in Grand Forks
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): £
Hotel Class:2 star — Econo Lodge 2*
Number of rooms: 45
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
Econo Lodge, a Grand Forks ND hotel near University of North Dakota. The pet-friendly Grand Forks, ND Econo Lodge® hotel is east of Interstate 29, five miles from Grand Forks Airport.You’ll enjoy amenities like•Free Hot, continental breakfast•Free wireless high-speed internet access•All our rooms have microwaves, refrigerators, hairdryers, irons and ironing boards. Laundry facilities are onsite. ... more   less 
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