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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This room was absolutely disgusting!! It was a run down outdated room to begin with but that wasn't the problem. It was filthy!! There was hair everywhere! Crumbs all over! Dirty paper plates in one drawer, socks in another and some type of clothing in the third drawer. Choose not to even touch it!! Along the edges of the bed...

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Thank Jessica C
Eufaula, Alabama
Reviewed 18 October 2016

Will start with check in. Since we arrived late, I understand not being allowed to come into the lobby to check in as there are plenty of hotels that operate this way. However, the hotel clerk seemed to be quite scared of his own shadow. That should be an indicator, but I won't judge on that. We were given an...

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Thank 1Cash
Hopkins, South Carolina
Reviewed 19 September 2016

There were bed bugs on my pillow and mattress. Pic attached. Informed the office of such (had to walk there because there was NO phone in the room) and the guest services lady was not surprised in the least way! Because Columbus was so busy that weekend, there was no other room available. No accommodation las were made for myself....

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Thank LuxuryTravelVIP
Columbus, Georgia
Reviewed 25 August 2016

The rooms might have been renovated but the outside still needs a lot of work. The room that I got wasn't that complete. There were no nightstand lights and I had to ask for one. Room was still quite dark. Was promised a microwave but never got it. There was a flat-screen tv but you had to reset the controls...

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Thank Rev Johannes M
Reviewed 15 August 2016 via mobile

We were staying here as our son graduated basic. Yes the building was a bit worn down and in a scary part of the area..but the gal on the desk helped us the best she could. The room was outdated beat up and rough. But we didnt spend alot of time there so it was comfy enough to sleep. Breakfast...

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Thank jsbbydoll
Mobile, Alabama
Reviewed 2 August 2016

Hotel has been renovated. Friendly staff and very accommodating. Bed was comfortable and room was clean. Hot shower and breakfast was good. I slept good and felt safe. We will be staying again in September.

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Thank marykU5029LN
Smiths, Alabama
Reviewed 8 July 2016

At first, I was little skeptical to stay here after reading all the reviews but when i checked in I asked to see the room first and I was happy with the room. It had new laminated floor which was nice touch for this kind of hotel, had a new paint smell and best part was flat screen TV. I...

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Thank ericahanes81
Groton, New York, United States
Reviewed 15 September 2015 via mobile

Pealing paint, burned carpets, 7 TV channels, can't get on wifi, stained bedding and furniture, outdated and shabby but ok it's for one night. Until the cockroach crawled across the bedding while I was in bed watching TV. Traveled here from Colorado to watch my son graduate Army Boot Camp and been awake 33 hours so I'm stuck here for...

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Thank Deirdre V
Rosedale, Indiana
Reviewed 11 September 2015

I have worked in a hotel for 9yrs and this one needs shutdown and redone or just closed for good I paid a hundred dollars for one night and felt like I stayed in a trash pit I didn't go to sleep that night I was afraid what would have crawled on me we found cockroaches in our room killed...

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Thank Amy L
Melbourne, Florida
Reviewed 27 May 2015

This Econolodge was one of the worst I have used. On the positive side the location is great. You can walk most of downtown and the Riverwalk. The city is very pretty, quiet (college was out for summer) and close to interesting sites. The hotel looks good from outside. Has lovely breakfast room but very poor food. Our room was...

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  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Breakfast
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Smoking rooms available
  • Accessible rooms
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast

Additional Information about Econo Lodge Inn & Suites

Address: 1024-1034 Veterans Parkway, Columbus, GA 31901-2506
Region: United States > Georgia > Columbus
Price Range: $64 - $90 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Econo Lodge Inn & Suites 2*
Number of rooms: 33
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Econo Lodge Columbus
Columbus Econo Lodge
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See which rooms travellers prefer

“rooms on south side are not nosey”
 of 5 bubbles U9102SRamyl, 11 Sep 2015 | Read review
“Does not have pool.”
 of 5 bubbles JudyQtip, 27 May 2015 | Read review
“Front desk was very nice. Overall, the rooms need major upgrades. (I say rooms b/c my son and his friends reserved two rooms next door and they were the same). Mattresses needs upgrades as well. Housekeeping needs a lot or work! Area is very dark and shady. We came to see our son graduate from boot camp and was very disappointed in out stay. Will never go to an Econo Lodge again.”
 of 5 bubbles christineh904, 18 Nov 2014 | Read review
“Room must be remodeled.”
 of 5 bubbles B9650JCsusanh, 23 Aug 2014 | Read review
“pick a room somewhere else - a different hotel”
 of 5 bubbles KellieA131, 23 May 2014 | Read review
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