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    Econo Lodge Inn & Suites El Cajon San Diego East

    588 N Mollison Ave, I-8 Exit Mollison Avenue, El Cajon, CA 92021-6143
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    1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
    US$55*
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    • Excellent14%
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    18 Mar 2017
    “Ok”
    19 Feb 2017
    “Pretty ordinary Econo Lodge”
    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
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    Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

    Really bad customer service, no room service, when we checked out they said the system is down and we can't give you your deposit back , not recommended at all, room service didn't show up until 5 PM even when i requested to be between...More

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    Response from Chetan P, Manager at Econo Lodge Inn & Suites El Cajon San Diego East

    Dear Ubaida, Thank you for staying with us, we appreciate your business. I apologize we could not refund you deposit due to system outage upon your check out. However the system came back up and your deposit was released on your credit card while you...More

    Reviewed 18 March 2017 via mobile

    When I pulled into the parking lot I said to myself wow this place looks shady but the insides of the rooms are pretty decent with refrigerator, microwave, kitchenette sink and cooktop stove with 2 burners. Air conditioning blows cold and the girl at the...More

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    Response from Chetan P, Manager at Econo Lodge Inn & Suites El Cajon San Diego East

    Dear Guest Thank you for staying with us we appreciate your business. We are glade you enjoyed your stay at our inn, and found our staff to be friendly and pleasant. We hope to see you again on your next visit. Sincerely Chetan Patel

    Reviewed 19 February 2017

    Pretty ordinary Econo Lodge in the outskirts of San Diego. For the price we paid is what exactly what we expected. Friendly service and decent breakfast. It's conveniently located by the I-8. Gas station and taco place next door.

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    Response from Chetan P, Manager at Econo Lodge Inn & Suites El Cajon San Diego East

    Dear Guest, Thank you for your comments. Econo Lodge is design for easy stay on the road with great rate, decent breakfast and Friendly service. Thank again for staying with us. Sincerely Chetan Patel

    Reviewed 18 February 2017

    The Econo Lodge in El Cajon, California has long since seen better days. The rooms are in need of a complete remodel, and even at a fairly low nightly rate, this property is not desirable. For example, the carpet in my room was stained and...More

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    Response from Chetan P, Manager at Econo Lodge Inn & Suites El Cajon San Diego East

    Dear Joseph, Thank you for your comments, I will make sure the carpet is taken care off in your room. We are currently in process of change some of our rooms to LTV flooring to improve guest experience. We hope you will give us another...More

    Reviewed 23 September 2016 via mobile

    The room we had was very large ( 1 king suite), clean overall except for the sofa wich had better days. Staff was very friendly and the next morning we could see that maintanance was being done (painting and refurbishing a room and the pool...More

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    Dear Guest; Thank you for staying with us, we appreciate your business. We are so glad you enjoyed your stay and found our rooms to be large. We do have the larger rooms than the other hotels in the area. We have a great maintenance...More

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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Pool
    • Spa
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Breakfast included
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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    • Free Parking
    • Breakfast included
    • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
    • Meeting Rooms
    • Business Centre with Internet Access
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Self-Serve Laundry
    • Room amenities
    • Microwave
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Spa
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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    • US$63 - US$110 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Accessible rooms ,
    • Suites ,
    • Kitchenette
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    sascharasin
    I had exactly the same experience and of course the manager tries to blame his guests instead of taking ownership for his terrible "mangerial" skills. Have you tried the Best Western very close by? I went to stay with them when this Econo lodge cancelled my room and then tried to charge me extra for exactly the same room they had cancelled and they were AMAZING!!! It cost more than it would have to stay at the Econo lodge - but it was well worth money. Does anyone have other recommendations for hotels in the area?
    28 July 2016|
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    Does the manager not think that with the preponderance of awful reviews about his hotel - rather than calling guests "unethical" because they used the card they wanted to use to book the room - a card that was accepted for the purposes of guarantee, and was perfectly valid but not the card the guest wanted to use to pay for the room - he should maybe take ownership of his abysmal management skills - resign his position and perhaps try working as a cashier at walmart instead? Or does he accept that he has lied more than once about his hotel (for example - lying and saying that if there is a problem - they call the guest (see other reviews) - they absolutely do not - even if a guest is coming 400 miles to stay at the hotel.)
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    Response from sascharasin | Reviewed this property |
    In response to the answer from the alleged hotel "manager" (I can't believe I am using that word to describe this man) - that is not how your awful hotel operates. there was ABSOLUTELY ZERO COMMUNICATION from you AT ALL and... More
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    "King room with sofa sleeper can sleep 4. Upstairs rooms are quieter, less people noise."
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    "Find another place....just be careful if you do have to stay here"
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    "We stayed on the 2nd floor which is always a plus for less noise. At this hotel staying second floor mid..."
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