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Econo Lodge Topeka

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Lansing
Reviewed 14 November 2015

The Econo Lodge is a very nice place to stay The employees are very friendly and very accomodating. The room was nice and large and very quiet. I didn't hear any outside noise. They serve breakfast which was very pleasant. The only complaint I have is that this motel along with others beside it are off a main street and...

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1Thank Janis V
Anniston, Alabama
Reviewed 15 October 2015 via mobile

The room smelled like dirty feet. The carpet was pulled away from the bathroom door and had nails sticking out. Mold was in the toilet. The housecleaning crew beat on the door at 8:20 wanting the towels even though the Do Not Disturb sign was posted. No microwave or fridge. And, ants were on the desk. I will never stay...

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Thank Tammy R
Salt Lake City, Utah
Reviewed 27 August 2015

My mom, my 1 year old and myself were passing through on a road trip 3 weeks ago and decided to stop here for the night based on other reviews. The lady at the front desk was VERY nice and helpful (I believe her name was Debby but I can't remember). She let us smell the room before moving our...

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2Thank JSG0802
Colorado Springs, Colorado
Reviewed 6 August 2015

The room was not clean. I dropped something on the floor by the bed. When I lifted the bed skirt, I found paper wrappers and a black thing I didn't want to know what it was. The toilet bowl rim was black and the toilet bowl was very discolored. Most of the TV channels had no signal,whether it was digital...

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1Thank Kathe39
Reviewed 4 August 2015 via mobile

The first room we checked into smelled horrible. I still can't figure out what it was. The staff was very helpful with getting us another room. It was better but had a moldy mildew smell. We are only staying a few hours so we will tough it out. The beds are comfortable. Another family member has a room across the...

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1Thank Sharon D
Fond du Lac, Wisconsin
Reviewed 31 July 2015

The hotel was on the main road but still maintained a nice quiet atmosphere. The room was clean and everyday the staff came in a maintained the cleanliness. Breakfast was good and the assortment was nice. The desk staff were knowledgeable about the activities and attractions in Topeka. Couldn't ask for much more

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3Thank oskar7329
Wichita, Kansas
Reviewed 15 July 2015

I am going to check in to this hotel tomorrow for a softball. Today our plans changed just a bit and we decided to bring our young daughter with us. Originally I booked a king room thinking it would only be my husband and I so I was dreading making the call to the hotel to see if I could...

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3Thank Tonya K
Salina, Ks
Reviewed 9 July 2015

I was attracted by the rate, but the recent reviews were decent too, so I checked it out. The greeting was welcoming, the bed clean and comfortable. It is located close to the 470 bypass, but there was no noise problem. Besides it is close to the Mall and lots of other shopping and eating sites. I will stay there...

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3Thank kansasokie
Reviewed 4 July 2015 via mobile

Nothing fancy, but clean, quiet, extremely friendly staff. Close to restaurants. Good breakfast. Pleasant, economic stop. There's not much to Topeka...this was a convenience stop for us. The staff, location, and price were just right.

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3Thank Frogteach
Cornwall, United Kingdom
Reviewed 8 June 2015

The hotel has recently changed management and now offers excellent value for money. The room was big and clean as was the pool and spa facilities. The management and staff could not of been more helpful and even let us do some washing. We have travelled 16000 miles in 4months and this is by far one of the best hotels...

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4Thank Marcia S
econolodgetopeka, Manager at Econo Lodge Topeka, responded to this review

Thank you for the wonderful review....!!!!!

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Pool
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Breakfast included
About the property
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Hot Tub
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
  • Family Rooms
  • Smoking rooms available
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Microwave
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Breakfast included
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
We are located less than 8 miles from downtown Topeka, this hotel/motel features an indoor pool and hot tub. Free Wi-Fi is also available in all areas. A flat-screen TV and a coffee maker are found in each modern room of the Econo Lodge Wanamaker. A work desk and an iron are also included. A hot breakfast buffet is served at the Wanamaker Econo Lodge each morning. Items include Belgian waffles, pastries and fresh fruit. Guests are welcome to enjoy newspapers or finish last-minute work at the business center. A laundry room and 24-hour desk service are also provided. The Expo Center is 15 minutes from the Econo Lodge. Gage Park and the Topeka Zoo are less than 5 miles away. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Econo Lodge Topeka

Address: 1518 SW Wanamaker Rd, Topeka, KS 66604-3824 (Formerly Hotel Topeka)
Region: United States > Kansas > Topeka
Price Range: $90 - $146 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Econo Lodge Topeka 2.5*
Number of rooms: 60
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Also Known As:
Comfort Inn Topeka
Topeka Comfort Inn
Hotel Style:
#10 Business Hotel in Topeka
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“Good value for a clean comfortable room. No elevator to second floor if that is needed”
 of 5 bubbles brianhA9558LM, 27 Nov 2016 | Read review
“No elevator, so stick to main floor if you have heavy luggage.”
  • Lots of room in #223
  • Microwave and refrigerator.
  • The sofa in our room.
  • Two beds - nice decor.
  • One working desk.
  • Nice bathroom.
 of 5 bubbles A419RDandyw, 5 Jun 2016 | Read review
“Travel light, there are no elevators. Rooms way from the front are a little further from the highway.”
 of 5 bubbles marknG8634DQ, 17 Feb 2016 | Read review
“Don't go there!”
  • Toilet bowl
 of 5 bubbles Kathe39, 6 Aug 2015 | Read review
“Management was very accommodating in finding us a ground floor room near the pool”
 of 5 bubbles marcias628, 8 Jun 2015 | Read review
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