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Bardstown, Kentucky
Reviewed 2 days ago NEWvia mobile

My sister and I were traveling an hour to Louisville for a concert at the KFC Yum Center and wanted to make a day of it. We also wanted to eat at Guy Fieris Smokehouse beforehand and this Econolodge is in the perfect location for both. Fourth Street Live is a hot spot for good restaurants and nightlife in Louisville...

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West Monroe, United States
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Friendly staff, gave me options for floor levels while checking in and offered to call a taxi while checking out. Rooms are nice and cozy. AC/heater is old, have to turn it on/off manually. But other than that, it was a quiet nice stay. Unrelated, but Louisville water tastes great btw.

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Pete P, General Manager at Econo Lodge Downtown, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thanks a lot for the review. It is our goal to provide clean, comfortable rooms with great customer service and I am happy to hear that staff did great job delivering the right product. Once again, thanks a lot and please stay with us next time you are in the area! Pete Patel General Manager

Springfield, Missouri
Reviewed 1 week ago

Very clean. While my pictures show a room with carpeting, most rooms actually have a fake wood floor. Bed and pillow were very comfortable. Good TV selection. Internet was slow for my first two nights, but very speedy the next two. Sometimes a hiccup with the connection. The front desk staff was very pleasant. Location is very good if you...

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Pete P, General Manager at Econo Lodge Downtown, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thanks a lot for the review. I am glad that everything worked out great during your stay and we will be the choice for your next visit to Louisville, KY. I will look into Wi-fi situation and will make sure that the speed remains the same. I agree with the location which is in the heart of Downtown....

Sydney Australia
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Title all from my notes, pretty friendly staff , quiet & clean large room, adequate breakfast (grits again ?) , I'm getting used to them ! But easy walk to everywhere & safe area with Cop shop up the road. Hard to beat for a cheap downtown motel !!

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Pete P, General Manager at Econo Lodge Downtown, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you so much for the review and your continues business all the time. I am glad that staff do great job serving you all the time and we look forward to serve you in the near future again! Pete Patel General Manager

Warrington, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 December 2016

Nice basic clean hotel, very comfy, travelled round some states in the US and had the best nights sleep at this hotel. Staff are very friendly and it is situated very close to Fourth Street Live, would recommend for holidays on a budget!

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Pete P, General Manager at Econo Lodge Downtown, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you so much for the great review. I am very happy to hear that we were able to five you the best nights sleep at our hotel which is our goal for each and every guest that we host. As we know we are not fancy and have no frills, our goal is to provide clean and...

Londonderry, OH
Reviewed 27 October 2016 via mobile

Would stay here again. I'm typically hesitant staying at hotel chains that are lower priced. This place was fine. It is clean, which is always my biggest concern. It's not perfect, you'll find chipped furniture or something broken (my bathroom door was cracked and the vent on the heater was broken for example) but theses things are not deal breakers....

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Pete P, General Manager at Econo Lodge Downtown, responded to this review

Dear JeaneDrake12, Thank you so much for detail review. I am glad that we delivered clean, comfortable room which is our main goal to provide each and every guests. It is nice to hear that you are pleased overall and will stay with us again! We look forward to your next stay with us! Pete Patel General Manager

Salt Lake City, Utah
Reviewed 19 October 2016

I was pleasantly surprised by this hotel. I had read other reviews and was a little hesitant staying here because of security concerns. Even though my room was on the first floor I never once felt unsafe in the area. It was quite, clean and just a nice room. I would have no problem staying here again.

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Pete P, General Manager at Econo Lodge Downtown, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you so much for letting the world know that how safe location we have which is always concerns for many people for downtown area. I am very happy to know that we delivered clean, comfortable room. Once again, thanks a lot and looking forward to your next stay with us! Pete Patel General Manager

Reviewed 18 October 2016

Our non-smoking room reeked like cigarette smoke, along with our towels. It smelled like smoke to the extent that my clean clothes in my suitcase smelled like smoke when I got them home. The other room we rented had cockroaches.

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Pete P, General Manager at Econo Lodge Downtown, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you so much for the review and I do apologize for the inconvenience that you had with the billing. Please contact me directly at pete@sohumhotels.com or call me at 502-583-2841 and I will make sure to revolve the issue. Please be assure that we will not double charge to any of our guests. I hope that this...

New York City, New York
Reviewed 7 October 2016

The manager was very accommodating to our request. A clean, nice, convenient hotel. Needed a bit more soap on the first day. Great location near downtown and the highway. Uncomplicated in a sea of big hotels.

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Pete P, General Manager at Econo Lodge Downtown, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thanks a lot for the review. It is always nice to hear from our guests and I am happy to hear that everything worked out great during your stay with us. I made a note of your comment on soap requirement and will make sure to share with housekeeping staff. Please stay with us again, next time you...

Austin, Texas
Reviewed 3 October 2016

This is a great location easy walk to downtown for food and stores. The room was clean and spacious with a comfortable King size bed with great pillows. The room had a microwave and a refrigerator which was great. Free breakfast with items such as danishes, bagels, cereal, yogurt, juice and coffee. The staff was very nice and Pete, the...

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Pete P, General Manager at Econo Lodge Downtown, responded to this review

Dear Jiaanj, Thank you for your high rating of our hotel and for taking the time to share your experience! We appreciate that you have taken the time to let us know how you perceived our accommodations. We hope to see you again when your travels bring you back to the area!

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Amenities

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Breakfast included
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Smoking rooms available
  • Accessible rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Breakfast included
  • Multilingual Staff
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Conveniently located downtown, 1 block away from Kentucky Intl Convention center, Fourth Street Live, Papa John's Stadium, Slugger Museum and many downtown business and attractions. Kentucky Fair Expo and Derby is just 4 miles away. I-65, I-64 and I-71 are just 2 blocks away making it highly accessible to not only business travelers but also leisure travelers. Offering the best rates in downtown with business amenities. Hotel offers free wireless high speed access. Microwave, refrigerator, spacious work desk, free copy-fax services and on-site exercise room. Please note 1 parking slot per guest room. Parking Charge: 5.00 per 24hours with in/out priveleges. Parking expires promptly upon check-out, for additional parking, please contact hotel. No oversized parking avail. Please do not request rollaways. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Econo Lodge Downtown

Address: 401 South 2nd Street, Louisville, KY 40202
Region: United States > Kentucky > Louisville
Price Range: $103 - $229 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Econo Lodge Downtown 2*
Number of rooms: 97
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Econo Lodge Downtown Hotel Louisville
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#26 Business Hotel in Louisville
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“Ask for what you want, they may be able to accommodate you. The ground floor was pretty quiet and noise was not an issue.”
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“ask for a room opposite of Jimmy Johns, their dumpsters sit on the property, you do not want to smell those.”
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