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EconoLodge Arena

EconoLodgeUS$61*
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04/06/2017 05/06/2017
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Reviewed 22 June 2015 via mobile

The place is spotless. They included a survey in the room about the room's cleanliness, requesting I fill it out. My room was a king size bed, non smoking for $64.00. It had a microwave and a fridge. Plenty of fast food or sit down restaurants close by. Breakfast is available in the morning. I grabbed some hot coffee and...

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EconoLodgeArena, General Manager at EconoLodge Arena, responded to this review

You, as one of our regular customers, are our most valuable resource and we appreciate your commitment to us more than you know. Thank you so very much for your kind remarks about the hotel and our staff. I will be sure to pass it on. Please accept my deepest gratitude and I hope to see you again soon.

New York
Reviewed 14 June 2015

I spent a few nights at the Econo Lodge Arena. Everything went well and I will stay there again when I am in the area. The staff was friendly and helpful. Price was just right for this economically focused traveler.

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EconoLodgeArena, General Manager at EconoLodge Arena, responded to this review

Thank you so much for sharing your comments with other Trip Advisor users. I will certainly share your comments with my staff, and they join me in thanking you for your kind words. We take pride in our hotel and the services we provide and we are so glad you enjoyed your stay. Hope you'll visit us again soon....

Virginia Beach, Virginia
Reviewed 8 June 2015

I would stay at this hotel again. Staff was great, from check in to check out, they were very accomodating. The price was reasonable. The rooms were clean. If you are that in Wilkes Barre to visit, or traveling through on Interstate 81, I would highly recommend this place.

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EconoLodgeArena, General Manager at EconoLodge Arena, responded to this review

Thank you so very much for sharing your time and experience with us and other travelers. I cannot express how wonderful reading your comments about your recent stay made me feel. I will certainly pass them along to the entire staff. I can;t agree with you more....The hotel is very EZ on and off Route 81 and the exit ramps,...

Carlisle, Pennsylvania
Reviewed 2 June 2015

This hotel is conveniently located right near 81. Room was clean, staff was great, overall it was a fine stay. We usually stay at Comfort Inn and was a little disappointed with breakfast choices at Econo Lodge. Just some cereal, toast, yogurt. Nothing hot nor did they have bagels, danish, cream cheese, assorted fruit.. We stayed at this hotel one...

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EconoLodgeArena, General Manager at EconoLodge Arena, responded to this review

I cannot thank you enough for taking the time to offer your review and for expressing your positive comments as well as letting me know where we may need improvement. I'm truly sorry our Continental breakfast did not meet your needs but happy to hear Perkins was convenient. Our guests feedback is more important than you can imagine and I...

MAHOPAC
Reviewed 27 May 2015

This is the second time staying there. Was pleased with our accomodations, the staff and location. Room was quiet and clean. Hotel is close to restaurants and a few shopping malls. I wish that they offered waffles or pancakes at breakfast. Hot water was tepid and juices were not cold.

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EconoLodgeArena, Manager at EconoLodge Arena, responded to this review

I cannot thank you enough for taking the time to offer your review and for expressing your positive comments and also for letting me know about the breakfast issues you had. I am truly sorry. Our guests feedback is more important than you can imagine and I assure you....we are listening. We are in the process of evaluating our guests...

New Paltz, New York
Reviewed 26 May 2015

on a trip to wilkes-barre pa an econo lodge friends said we should stay there. ok what the heck lets try it. well to say the least we have not stayed in any other hotel when doing anything in that section of pa. the hotel is spotless. decorated tastefully for all holidays. a staff far and above may hotels i...

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EconoLodgeArena, Manager at EconoLodge Arena, responded to this review

On behalf of our entire staff, I would like to let you know how delighted we were to receive your kind words of praise. You sure put a smile on my face this morning. The principal goal of our hotel is to provide dependable service to all of our guests at reasonable prices. But, it's only through their eyes that...

Morgantown, West Virginia
Reviewed 4 May 2015

My husband and I stayed two nights at this hotel with our small dog. I'm somewhat of a hotel snob and had always envisioned Econo Lodges to be ones to avoid - expecting see-through towels, disrepair, and questionable housekeeping. This was a last-minute weekend trip and the reviews on TripAdvisor drew me in. I was pleasantly surprised to see that...

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EconoLodgeArena, General Manager at EconoLodge Arena, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to share your experience regarding your recent stay at our hotel. Your feedback will serve as encouragement to all of our staff as well as alerting me to areas that may need improvement, including the cleanliness of the floor. We do strive daily to continuously improve the quality of our services. I truly appreciate...

Upstate, NY
Reviewed 2 May 2015

Once again we stayed at this hotel. The perfectly cleaned room passed every test. Dirt was removed from every high and low area. Picture frames, mirrors etc. Nice new touch was the much needed data ports near the bed for cell phone charging etc. Breakfast was a little space without fruit or yogurts but it's an econo lodge not a...

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EconoLodgeArena, General Manager at EconoLodge Arena, responded to this review

Thank you so much... I'm thrilled to hear you were happy with your visit and found the hotel convenient for your needs. Words cannot express how much your recommendations to your friends and to other travelers will mean to all of us here at the hotel. Please know how much we appreciate that you took the time to offer your...

Reviewed 2 May 2015 via mobile

Friendly staff, clean room and comfortable beds. Great water pressure in the shower too! The only items that kept me from giving 5 out of 5 was the musty smell in the elevator and how stuffy our room was when we arrived. Opening the window for a bit fixed that though. It is also very easy to get to. We...

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EconoLodgeArena, General Manager at EconoLodge Arena, responded to this review

I cannot thank you enough for taking the time to offer your review and for expressing your positive comments. It's truly rewarding to hear how pleased you were with your visit. Our guests feedback is more important than you can imagine. Thank you again and hope to see you again soon.

Morristown, New York
Reviewed 26 April 2015

Stopped here again for a evenings rest on the way back from Roanoke, never been disappointed staying here as the rooms are always very clean and comfortable. Excellent WiFi available along with microwave refrigerator and color tv.. Bathroom facilities very clean and the staff are very pleasant to deal with. Again I highly recommend this Econo Lodge

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EconoLodgeArena, General Manager at EconoLodge Arena, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to offer your comments about your recent visit. I was very pleased to hear the positive feedback regarding the hotel's cleanliness and the staff performance. I was especially pleased to see that you rated us such high scores. Thank you again and hope to see you again in the near future....

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Breakfast included
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Bar/Lounge
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
Things to do
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Casino and Gambling
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
  • Suites
  • Kitchenette
  • Family Rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Microwave
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Paid Internet
Services
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Self-Serve Laundry
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Laundry Service
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Ideally situated at the foot of the Poconos off Interstate 81, the hotel is minutes from the Mohegan Sun Arena at Casey Plaza. PNC Park, Steam Town National Historic Site and the FM Kirby Center for the Performing Arts. Mohegan Sun Casino at Pocono Downs is just five miles away, featuring casino gambling and live harness racing. ... more   less 

Additional Information about EconoLodge Arena

Address: 1075 Wilkes Barre Township Blvd, SR 309, Wilkes-Barre, PA 18702-6172
Region: United States > Pennsylvania > Pocono Mountains Region > Luzerne County > Wilkes-Barre
Price Range: $85 - $146 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — EconoLodge Arena 2*
Number of rooms: 102
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Also Known As:
Econo Lodge Arena Hotel Wilkes-Barre
Econo Lodge Wilkes Barre
Econolodge Wilkes Barre
Wilkes-Barre Econo Lodge
Hotel Style:
#2 Casino Hotel in Wilkes-Barre
#7 Romantic Hotel in Wilkes-Barre
#7 Business Hotel in Wilkes-Barre
#7 Family Hotel in Wilkes-Barre
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