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Saline, Michigan
Reviewed 31 July 2016

I booked without checking reviews. My fault. Because they all are accurate ! Bad. The phone in room didn't work there were no light bulbs in any lights. Only over sink and in bathroom. The sheets were clean. The toilet wouldn't flush but discovered why because it runs all the time. Bath tub area had mold in all the seams....

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Reviewed 29 July 2016 via mobile

We checked in and checked out not even 20 minutes later. We walked in and the foot stool was stained, the bed had a hole in it, the shower/bath do not work, the refrigerator was broke (door fell off and did not turn on), there were bugs all over. The walls were falling apart and the floor didn't even go...

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Green Bay, Wisconsin
Reviewed 29 July 2016

Horrible experience at this hotel. Water was leaking under the sink, bathroom door was kicked in, mold coming out from behind the shower stall, toilet wouldn't flush and, curtains torn off of the curtain rods. Coffee maker didn't work dirty hallway . Wi-Fi was poor. I couldn't even believe it so I took many pictures. Do not stay here you...

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Thank Rebecca K
Flint, Texas
Reviewed 26 July 2016 via mobile

If anyone ever goes to Petosky Mi STAY AWAY FROM ECONO LODGE SOUTH! Here's my review... This is the worst hotel we've ever stayed in. Had to stay one night. The first room we got had a leaky running toilet, water all over the floor, condensation everywhere. The second room we had to switch to was absolutely dusty and filth...

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Thank Heather C
Royal Oak, Michigan
Reviewed 18 July 2016 via mobile

This old, worn-out motel south of the beautiful resort town of Petoskey, needs top to bottom renovations. Worn out carpeting, old, chipped & scratched furniture, peeling wallpaper, stains on walls & ceiling, & poor lighting basically describe what $94/night will get you during the peak tourist summer season here. It is near the Odawa Casino, a Meijers, and several restaurants,...

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Thank Borntotravel365
Grand Rapids, Michigan
Reviewed 6 July 2016

We booked a room for the Charlevoix Marathon June 24-25, 2016. Last year we had to stay almost 50 miles away as you can't get near Charlevoix on race weekend. This year we booked the Econolodge early, and it was a no refund rate. We knew we were unable to compete two weeks in advance, so I called Hotels.com on...

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Thank magnumwideglide
Kalamazoo, Michigan
Reviewed 7 June 2016

The room was dirty. The floor had not been vacuumed in a long time. The mattress on the bed was like a loose trampoline, old, dirty. torn,..the mattress moved off the base. There was dirt between the mattress and the base. I used my own pillows, which I carry in case we get into an iffy place. The tub bottom...

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1Thank aidole
Saginaw, Michigan
Reviewed 22 February 2016

This place was the most disgusting place that I have ever seen. There were no curtain hooks to hang part of the curtains. The toilet was an elongated with a round toilet seat. The toilet did not flush. The lamp shade was hanging. We did not stay!! Will never go here again. We asked for a different room said they...

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2Thank CLK134
Seney, Michigan
Reviewed 19 October 2015

This place was gross and uncomfortable. Such a disappointment for a Choice Hotel property. Flies were buzzing around the room all night and there were spider webs in every corner of the room. Wallpaper was coming off of the wall and everything had stains. The sheets were worn and stained and it was disturbing to even touch the blankets. Everything...

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Pickford, Michigan
Reviewed 19 September 2015

room needs to be updated with new wallpaper, new lamps with outlets for electronic gadgets, linen, blankets, and windows that open so room does not smell as much. Landscape the outside and fix screens, doors ETC. Great location. Fix it up!

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  • Free Parking
  • Pool
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Breakfast included
About the property
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Pool
  • Hot Tub
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included

Additional Information about Econo Lodge South

Address: 1859 S US Highway 131, Petoskey, MI 49770-8338
Region: United States > Michigan > Emmet County > Petoskey
Price Range: $46 - $175 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Econo Lodge South 2*
Number of rooms: 58
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Also Known As:
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Petoskey Econo Lodge
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