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Rochester, Minnesota
Reviewed 3 November 2015

We were extremely happy to find this hotel. It is a very welcoming place with friendly staff. The rooms are so comfy...love the beds which are so comfortable with very nice bedding (yes that matters lol) and probably the most important of all, everything is sparkling clean. It has great amenities as well, including an awesome breakfast and even a...

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Michael J, Owner at Econo Lodge - Mayo Clinic Area, responded to this review

I thank you for taking the time to comment on your stay. We try very hard to keep the hotel clean and our people do a great job keeping it that way. We also try to keep that "Home away from home" atmosphere and I am glad you felt that way. We look forward to seeing you the next time...

Havre, Montana
Reviewed 27 October 2015 via mobile

Good room. Good price. Friendly staff. My first time staying at an econo-lodge, and happy we had arrangements well in advance, as this is a popular place for mayo goers. Bed was comfy, but pillows could be bigger. All in all worth while. Happy with the stay.

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Michael J, Owner at Econo Lodge - Mayo Clinic Area, responded to this review

Thank you for the nice comments. We hope to serve you again the next time you visit Rochester. Mike Jacobson Owner

Moscow, Idaho
Reviewed 26 October 2015

This is one of the best places I have ever stayed in. The front desk staff were helpful and friendly. The room was a clean, bright and the bed was really comfortable. We didn't get any outside noise from other rooms. This was one of the best sleeps ever.

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Michael J, Owner at Econo Lodge - Mayo Clinic Area, responded to this review

Thank you for taking time to comment on your stay. I apologize your review was not answered in a timely manor. I am glad you enjoyed a quiet night sleep. Our hotel is concrete/Block walls and pre-stressed concrete floor between 1st and 2nd floors. This helps keep our rooms a little more quiet than many guests are used to. We...

Luverne, Minnesota
Reviewed 14 October 2015

Nice hotel for the price. They have nice features like boards games in the breakfast area that are available for use. Was fun for grandpa and grandson to play some checkers. The beds are a little bit noisy when you move on them but for the price of this hotel you can't go wrong with this one. Thanks!

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Michael J, Manager at Econo Lodge - Mayo Clinic Area, responded to this review

Good morning, Thank you so much for taking time to review our hotel and share about your recent visit. I am happy to hear that you thought this was a nice hotel and that your family enjoyed the board games in the breakfast area. It sounds like they had fun playing checkers together. I would like to apologize about the...

Onalaska, United States
Reviewed 11 October 2015

In town on business and stayed 2 nights. This is the cleanest hotel I've ever stayed in. The staff are all friendly and very helpful. Good restaurants nearby and free shuttle service. I would recommend this hotel to anyone.

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Michael J, Manager at Econo Lodge - Mayo Clinic Area, responded to this review

Good morning, The title of your review really made our day!!!! "Cleanest hotel ever!" is an amazing compliment and we are honored that you think that about our hotel. I have shared your compliments with our team and they join me in thanking you for your kind words. Thank you for your fantastic review. We hope to see you during...

Bradenton, Florida
Reviewed 9 October 2015

Very clean, inexpensive hotel. We were here for 5 days while visiting Mayo Clinic. We had a car and there was free parking. However, if you don't have a car, there is an hourly shuttle to Mayo Clinic which is right down the road. They have a Mayo patient rate which is very reasonable compared to other hotels here in...

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Michael J, Manager at Econo Lodge - Mayo Clinic Area, responded to this review

Good morning, I would like to thank you for sharing your experience about your recent visit. I'm glad you found our hotel to be very clean and inexpensive and found our amenities to be useful to you. I'm happy to hear that you think this is a good choice for a Mayo visit. We serve many Mayo patients and try...

Milwaukee, Wisconsin
Reviewed 7 October 2015

It's been a few years, but I remembered this EconoLodge from past stays. They have not slipped at all in the quality of amenities, cleanliness, maintenance, and service. The room is spacious for a budget motel, carpet and furnishings in both the room and common areas are new, everything was very clean. The artwork with the towels was a nice...

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Michael J, Manager at Econo Lodge - Mayo Clinic Area, responded to this review

Good morning, I would like to thank you for your fantastic review about our hotel. I am so pleased to hear that you had a good stay. One of our goals is to maintain a high level of quality in our accommodations and service. I am happy to hear that you believe we have kept up and not slipped in...

Reviewed 21 September 2015 via mobile

I had an afternoon appointment at the Mayo, and we live 5 hours away. We stayed here after the appointment and came home the next day. The front desk person was very pleasant. Room was clean and quiet. We were a couple minutes late for breakfast, but was still able to get some. Room had a mini-fridge. Overall a very...

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Michael J, Manager at Econo Lodge - Mayo Clinic Area, responded to this review

Good Morning Sarah, I would like to thank you for taking the time to write a review about your stay at our hotel. I am happy to hear that overall you had a very nice stay and that you will probably stay here for your next appointment. We greatly appreciate your compliments about our rooms and our staff. We hope...

Iowa Falls, Iowa
Reviewed 22 August 2015

Let's see... 3 days before, spent over $325/nite in the Boston MA area for a hotel that should have been outstanding. Brought to Rochester this week for a surgical procedure for my husband, we couldn't believe the difference in this modest, family operated place catering to Mayo patients and their families. Let's see the differences for over $250/nite less: free...

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Michael J, Manager at Econo Lodge - Mayo Clinic Area, responded to this review

Dear Valued Guest, Thank you so much for your glowing review about our hotel. It's such a compliment to hear that We were able to provide you with so many more amenities than a $325/night hotel. We have many Mayo Clinic patients stay at our hotel and we understand that schedules can change unexpectedly. Appointments can get added or cancelled...

Ely, Minnesota
Reviewed 19 August 2015

We (my husband and I) were suppose to check out on Weds but due to additional testing that led to a procedure being done on him, we had to stay until Sat. Employees went out of their way to accommodate us. They were very compassionate and so nice about our situation, I'm glad we stayed there.

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Michael J, Manager at Econo Lodge - Mayo Clinic Area, responded to this review

Good Morning Sue, I would like to thank you for taking the time to write a review about your experience at our hotel. We accommodate many Mayo Clinic patients and understand that schedules can change unexpectedly with appointments getting moved around or extra appointments added. We try our best to be flexible and accommodate these changes as best we can....

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Amenities

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  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Breakfast included
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
Things to do
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Microwave
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
  • Shuttle Bus Service
  • Breakfast included
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Self-Serve Laundry
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The eight consecutive year Platinum Award Winning hotel by Choice Hotels International is family owned and operated. At the Lodge, we believe in going above and beyond the standard which is why we offer a Deluxe Hot Breakfast that includes Biscuits and Gravy, Eggs, Canadian Turkey-Bacon, fresh fruit, yogurt, Belgian waffles, hot and cold cereals, and so much more. The Lodge provides door-to-door service with a complimentary shuttle to the Mayo Clinic and St. Mary's Hospital during normal clinic hours. We understand our guests desire in-room conveniences which is why we have equipped each room with a microwave, refrigerator, coffeemaker, and hair dryer. Be sure to take advantage of our many on-site amenities including our 24-hour Fitness Room, Business Center, and free Wi-Fi. Dining out is easy with several nearby restaurants - many of which offer discounts to Econo Lodge guests. Whether you are coming to Rochester to visit the world renowned Mayo Clinic, for a local sporting event, or a family reunion, the Lodge will provide you with outstanding accommodations in a central Rochester location! ... more   less 

Additional Information about Econo Lodge - Mayo Clinic Area

Address: 1850 S Broadway, Rochester, MN 55904-7929
Region: United States > Minnesota > Rochester
Price Range: $100 - $157 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Econo Lodge - Mayo Clinic Area 2*
Number of rooms: 62
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Also Known As:
Econo Lodge Rochester
Rochester Econo Lodge
Econolodge Hotel Rochester
Hotel Style:
#7 Family Hotel in Rochester
#7 Romantic Hotel in Rochester
#11 Business Hotel in Rochester
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