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South Lake Tahoe, California
Reviewed 7 December 2015 via mobile

The room smelt horrible of cigarettes and everything was filthy, it was disgusting. I really wish I was a complainer so I could have gotten a refund... The bath tub was moldy and the sheets stunk. After leaving everything smelt when we got home .

Thank Shakiah B
Boise, Idaho, United States
Reviewed 6 October 2015

We arrived in Fife and stayed our first night at the Quality inn just down the street, had a great night. We were told of the stay 2 nights and get the third free, so we checked out and headed for the next closest Choice hotel! BAD IDEA!!! The room smelled of stale smoke, the place was filthy!!!! I took...

Thank SweetlyTammi
Phoenix, Arizona
Reviewed 17 September 2015

I should of known with such a low rate would come low quality in service and cleanliness. Parties throughout the night, prostitutes roaming the parking lot. Don't take your family here drive to Tacoma or even federal way and avoid this all together.

Thank Tawni2006
Fife, Washington
Reviewed 4 August 2015

My husband and I decided to stay in hotel for a few days verses staying at our empty townhome while moving out of state to save money so we chose this hotel because it was close to my job and was pretty cheap. Well, you get what you pay for. The staff was nice to me but my husband said...

2Thank Andrea P
Reviewed 2 August 2015

I will be contacting Choice Hotels to ask for a refund. We reserved a non-smoking room, but the hotel reeked of cigarette smoke, not only that the air conditioner was running on the heat setting, not sure why the heat would be on during a 90 degree day. Was not allowed to change the room, claimed there were no available...

1Thank JulyTraveler01
Springfield, Oregon
Reviewed 6 July 2015 via mobile

We reserved this room to stay over 4th of July weekend, we arrived early in the morning of the 4th and stayed one night. We were not pleased I was given a smoking room when we wanted non smoking the room had a odor, the carpet, bed linens, bath tub all had cigarette burns, the sheets were a yellowish color...

Thank Christina R
Bellingham, Washington
Reviewed 1 July 2015

I stayed at this hotel for two nights. The first night was okay, but the second night was horrible! Something bit me, not once, but twice, after the maid had come and changed the sheets. I went and told the night person and even showed the bug to the night person because my husband had captured it. She told the...

Thank April J
Bellingham, Washington
Reviewed 3 June 2015

We ended up getting a room at this hotel because Booking.com screwed up our reservation across the street. The lobby appeared very clean when we were checking in. We were very tired as it was getting late and we had a long day. The room was filthy, black smug marks all over the front (interior) door and bathroom door. I...

Thank 2foodies4u
Madison, South Dakota
Reviewed 4 May 2015

I stay here whenever Im in the Tacoma area. Have never been disappointed and really not sure why the negative reviews. Its EconoLodge. If your expecting Hilton your not going to be happy, but this is one of the nicest EconoLodge I have stayed at. Rooms are clean, decent furnishings, fridge/micro, fast wifi, lots of tv channels and a comfy...

Thank dcedlr
El Cajon, California, United States
Reviewed 10 September 2014

Came here on July 26th, 2014 with a friend. I was only staying here because it was my birthday and friends and I were going out in tacoma that night and needed a place close by to crash because we live in Seatac. Booked the room, the desk agent said I could check in any time after 3. Okay so...

1Thank Valerie H

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  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Breakfast included
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
About the property
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
  • Wheelchair Access
Things to do
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
  • Family Rooms
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Business Centre with Internet Access

Additional Information about Econo Lodge

Address: 3501 Pacific Hwy E, Fife, WA 98424-1120 (Formerly Howard Johnson Inn)
Region: United States > Washington > Fife
Price Range: $73 - $78 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Econo Lodge 2.5*
Number of rooms: 93
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Fife Howard Johnson
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