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Econo Lodge Motel
Ranked #1 of 1 Hotels in Bellefonte
Reviewed 19 April 2012

Came here, and the room has a musty/mildew odor. Carpets are stained, mold on the floor trim, mold on the shower curtains, the wallpaper is bubbled up, the ceiling tiles are yellowed and there were baby cockroaches on the bathroom floor.

There was also dried urine on the toilet seat and hairs on the pillows when I checked in.
This hotel is in a terrible location and overall this has been a terrible experience!! Do not stay here!

  • Stayed: April 2012
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1  Thank Brad B
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Reviewed 24 October 2011

A nice, clean and quiet motel. Overall the Econo Lodge has a good location and the breakfast is suitable. The staff was courteous and adequate for our purpose. Thanks guys!

  • Stayed: October 2011, travelled on business
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Thank brittany l
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Reviewed 11 August 2011

The furnishing in the room is dated and old. For the price that you pay ($74 for a king size bed room), you can probably better off staying in Sleep Inn or Quality Inn in College State which is 5-10 minutes from here.

  • Stayed: August 2011, travelled as a couple
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Thank northern_cardinal
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Reviewed 11 August 2010

I stay at the Econo Lodge throughout the Penn State football season, and wouldn't have it any other way. The staff is extremely courtious and customer service friendly. As stated in the other review, due to the friendliness of this staff I would recommend. The rooms are a good size, shower is good, and the rooms are clean. Perfect place to lay your head, get a shower, and then head out. If you are looking for a good value room to stay a weekend than this is your spot. Will definitely stay at again!

  • Stayed: October 2009, travelled with friends
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Thank mlo54334
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Reviewed 11 August 2010

The Econo Lodge is a great facility for what I was looking for. Needed to head into Penn State for the weekend was looking for a great affordable place to stay that was suited for my stay and this place is fantastic. The customer service and hospitality of the Econo Lodge is top notch, excellent people. The rooms were clean, shower was hot, and the beds were comfy! I would reccomend this place to anyone looking for good value for their buck. If you are looking for a hotel that you plan on staying in the room all day and night then you may want to look elsewhere. If you are looking for a clean place to rest your head for the evening and get good customer service than this is for you. Thanks Econo Lodge!

  • Stayed: August 2010, travelled with friends
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2  Thank mlo54334
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Reviewed 13 July 2010

There was nothing particularly special about this hotel. On the same note there was nothing to complain about either. The room I stayed in was adequate and clean and the hotel is only 10 miles from Penn State. My reason for giving this hotel a high ranking is because of the friendly and courteous manner in which I was addressed, which for me goes a very long way. Both woman that I encountered at the front desk went out of their way to be friendly to me and make small talk. Again that goes a long way for me as it sets the right mood for those traveling on vacation.

Also as I mentioned while there was nothing 'dazzling' about the hotel (which I did not expect anyway), the hotel was very convenient to Penn State and was adequate in quality and cleanliness. I highly recommend.

  • Stayed: July 2010, travelled solo
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Thank nextmountaintoclimb
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Reviewed 26 May 2010

We have stayed at this motel when it was the Colony Lodge. The rooms were poor, but the price was right for a bunch of fishermen who just wanted some place to lay their head. It was a pleasure to see the remodeling that they have done. They are still not elegant but they are a much better value than they had been in the past. We will be back.

  • Stayed: May 2010, travelled with friends
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1  Thank awf2fish
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Additional Information about Econo Lodge Motel

Address: 3482 Benner Pike, Bellefonte, PA 16823-8417
Region: United States > Pennsylvania > Bellefonte
Amenities:
Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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Ranked #1 of 1 Hotels in Bellefonte
Price Range: £38 - £56 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:1.5 star — Econo Lodge Motel 1.5*
Number of rooms: 47
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