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Econo Lodge

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Reviewed 2 days ago NEWvia mobile

We booked the room the week before. We tried to check in and the desk clerk and her manager both entered in the expiration date of my debit card incorrectly according to my bank. The card showed up as denied which was quite embarrassing as my step father ended up paying for my room. We opened the door of the...

Thank ksukan
Harper, United States
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The bed was uncomfortable. Extra charge was put on my debit card just in case something went missing or we wrecked the room. Got up 15 minutes before breakfast was to end at 9 AM. We got to the lobby and it was dark. Breakfast apparently ends BEFORE 9 AM! Why don't they just change the sign instead of making...

Thank Larry B
Wanchese, North Carolina
Reviewed 7 April 2017

I just spent 5 nights in this motel. My room was very clean, comfortable and well maintained. There were over 100 TV channels to choose from. Something for everyone! Good basic breakfast was included. The staff were all friendly and eager to help. They had my heat turned on so my room was warm when I arrived at 4 am....

Thank Virginia27981
Reviewed 5 April 2017

The parking lot and cement work around the motel looked liked it had been bombed. Dodging pot holes to the rental unit was an adventure. The steps leading up to the room were listing. They looked as though they might collapse. A strobe light hanging off the roof near the room blinked all night, but black out curtains shut it...

Thank Karl E
Coon Rapids, Minnesota
Reviewed 12 March 2017 via mobile

One night stay. Bathroom is very small and cramped. It was a colder night in the upper 20's and the heater didn't work properly. I did speak to the front desk person who came to our room to check it out. Apparently we couldn't put the heat to the highest setting. He did tell us to let him know if...

Thank Lynn B A
Madison, WI
Reviewed 17 November 2016

The room and furnishings were little worn, but things were nice an clean, and we were very comfortable. The mattress and bed were fine. Breakfast wasn't anything special, but perfectly OK. Our stay was pleasant and entirely satisfactory.

Thank Madrally
Maple Grove, Minnesota
Reviewed 15 November 2016

On a busy college weekend it is tough to find a reasonably priced hotel in Lawrence that isn't a dump. I stayed at the Econolodge for the first time and they delivered what I hoped for. It was clean, everything worked, staff was pleasant and had a hot breakfast. Not bad for $90 when every other room in town was...

Thank MGtraveler94
Leavenworth, Kansas
Reviewed 6 November 2016

The bathroom floor had some cracks in it, the room was a little small, the towels were thin, and the mattress was too soft. But the room was clean and the staff was friendly and helpful. The room has a microwave and fridge, and it is close to downtown while being less expensive than most other hotels in the area....

Rio de Janeiro, RJ
Reviewed 28 September 2016

I stayed at the Econo Lodge for 6 weeks in January/February 2013. I'm writing this update in 2016. Tripadvisor requires that the date of stay be included and the earliest date offered under the question "When did you travel?" is October 2015, so I marked it. Simply put, the hotel is what it's supposed to be: honest accommodation for an...

2Thank Ricardo C
Reno, Nevada
Reviewed 26 August 2016 via mobile

This motel is nice because you can park right outside your room. But other than that leaves a lot to be desired. As others mentioned, there is a musty odor in the room. The room was in disrepair and not safe for children without close supervision. It was an electricity nightmare. Who knew you could plug so much into one...

Thank lunalu

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  • Free Parking
  • Pool
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Breakfast included
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
In your room
  • Microwave
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Breakfast Available
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Self-Serve Laundry
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Ideally located on US highway 40 and Interstate 70, the Econo Lodge® hotel provides easy access to several local points of interest. Popular attractions like the University of Kansas, Haskell Indian Nations University, Heartland Park Topeka, KS and Kansas Speedway, Ledgens Shopping Center (KCK) are all just minutes away from this Lawrence, KS hotel. Downtown Lawrence is less than a mile away boasts one of the most beautiful downtown landscapes in the United States. Take a stroll down Massachusetts Street where you can enjoy blocks of antique shops, specialty boutiques, art galleries, entertainment venues, coffee shops and sidewalk cafes in a lively atmosphere. There are several lakes, parks, golf courses and outdoor recreation areas in the vicinity. A number of restaurants, cocktail lounges and shopping opportunities are close by; some are within walking distance to the hotel. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Econo Lodge

Address: 2525 W 6th St, Lawrence, KS 66049-2444 (Formerly Rodeway Inn)
Region: United States > Kansas > Lawrence
Price Range: $92 - $161 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Econo Lodge 2*
Number of rooms: 54
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#5 Business Hotel in Lawrence
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“Sunday is a good time to stay”
larryb696, 1 May 2017 | Read review
“Try one block west for a better experience”
  • They really like their stuff
  • In our bed
  • Mold and dry rot
  • Kind of dirty with many holes in the wall
  • Nasty toilet grout full of god knows what
bikerbillo, 20 Aug 2016 | Read review
“Don't pay more than the basic rate - $69.”
TravelBaseballMom2, 15 Aug 2016 | Read review
“The glasses they provide for juice are VERY small. Grab a larger coffee cup instead.”
7lenny7, 17 Sep 2015 | Read review
“Rooms on the upper (2nd) floor are much quieter and provide the most privacy”
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  • Bathroom - Toilet/Shower
tigerstrike, 11 Jul 2015 | Read review
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US$71* /night
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