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Gettysburg, Pennsylvania
Reviewed 17 December 2012

Woke up with bedbug bites all over! Asked clerk for another room and they said they had complaints from other guests, so another room wouldn't make a difference (meaning their entire hotel is infested!) There was some kind of bug in the ice bucket, there was mold all around the seal of the refrigerator. The desk clerk was unable to...

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London
Reviewed 30 August 2012

We were travelling around Pennsylvania and come 10pm were ready to find a bed for the night, stumbled across this place, paid our $50 and got a room. We did not excpect much and that's what we got. basic room for sleep, got up and left early. We are used to better accommodation, but, this was a road trip with...

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1Thank davebryant
NY
Reviewed 6 January 2012

So it is no secret that these places are cheap for a reason. I don't know what it is about the SAME motel just a few blocks away being the same, but different at the same time. At this location, it is easier access to the "complimentary pool" at the neighboring Howard Johnson i believe. This place was no better...

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1Thank sleepiebabie
Richmond, Virginia
Reviewed 26 October 2011

We needed a hotel to stay at coming back from Philly and it was already 3 am, so we went with the cheapest one in the roomsaver magazine. Didn't start off too bad, ugly room, dirty walls, but whatever we just needed a place to sleep. Got up this morning, and went to take a shower, an inch of dust...

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Lansdale, Pennsylvania
Reviewed 28 August 2011

this place was dirty smelly and had absolutely no amenities at all ecept a dirty frig in the room maybe....sign says access to pool, not there ofcourse at another motel that they share a pool with....we had a family of four in our room and they were suprized when we wanted more than 2 towels they provided us. when we...

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1Thank dennisbqbasementsyst
pittsburgh, pa
Reviewed 30 August 2010

I might be saying what everyone else is saying in here! We showed up at 11:30 on a friday evening, After a long drive of 2 hours we were hoping we could get in and go to bed. We paid 80 which in hotel prices is reasonable, though I think this room was probably worth 50 most 60. Was non-smoking...

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1Thank sexykristy
Brooklyn, New York
Reviewed 5 July 2010

1) we checked in and it took us about 15 min to get a room and another 10 to proses my credit card (very old fashion, old machines). 2) their room key thingamabob did not work so the clerk had to come with us to our room and i had to use trash cans to hold the door while i...

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1Thank ckll22
Rockwell, North Carolina
Reviewed 22 June 2010

We stayed in Lancaster to go to see Thomas at the Strasburg RR. We stayed for 2 nights. The first room we were in smelled like mold/mildew. When we complained to the front desk, we were given a can of air freshener. Well, the smell was coming from the carpet and walls, not the air! We could barely breathe in...

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2Thank shelmo77
Bryans Road, Maryland
Reviewed 19 May 2010

My father travels a great deal and booked a non-smoking room at the EconoLodge in Lancaster PA for me. I checked into the EconoLodge and was assigned a smoking room. We did not realize the mistake until we got to the room. I went back and ask for another room. The gentleman at the desk was very rude. He told...

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indiana
Reviewed 8 October 2009

I know only 2 persons who would ever stay at this hotel. It stuck very bad. The room, 1st floor, middle, facing hwy needs an overhaul. Maybe had too many cats urinating on the carpet? Should be condemned by the health dept.

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
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  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Smoking rooms available
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Newly Renovated Hotel. All rooms with new queen size beds with Non Smoking and Smoking rooms available. All Rooms with tub/shower combo. All rooms with satellite TV, mini Ref, telephones, free wifi, free wake-up service, free coffee in lobby, electronic keycard locks, interior corridor. Free parking onsite. Microwave available in lobby. Hotel located right in middle of Amish Country, Outlet Malls, Fine Restaurants. Easy access to major highways. Lancaster Convention Center 5 miles. Sight and Sound theater 3 miles, American Music Theater 2 miles. Outlet Malls 1 mile. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Economy Inn Lancaster

Address: 2140 Lincoln Highway East, Lancaster, PA 17602-1128
Region: United States > Pennsylvania > Lancaster County > Lancaster
Price Range: $52 - $100 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Economy Inn Lancaster 2*
Number of rooms: 44
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“it seemed the first floor had less of a smoker smell we were on the second floor”
 of 5 bubbles RogerRamJetNY, 16 May 2016 | Read review
“Don't Stay Here!!”
 of 5 bubbles 504shawni, 23 May 2015 | Read review
“the only problem was there was a car in the parking lot, that the alarm went off every 10 minutes on our second night.”
 of 5 bubbles mrsc978, 14 Jul 2014 | Read review
“Stay someplace else, unless you're a smoker who doesn't mind a hot room.”
 of 5 bubbles sesuNY, 10 Jun 2013 | Read review
“There are no 'good rooms' here - sorry.”
 of 5 bubbles davebryant, 30 Aug 2012 | Read review
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