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Econo Lodge Inn & Suites Alexandria

07/05/2017 08/05/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
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Wichita Falls, Texas, United States
Reviewed 15 July 2012

I stayed here back in march, and had nothing good to say about this hotel, I should have listened to myself. It is run down, the staff does not care, the pool was green, the toilet seat was about to fall off, there was used linen in the bathroom, TV remote did not work and they had no others, maint...

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1Thank Steven T
Thibodaux, Louisiana, United States
Reviewed 24 May 2012

WOW,I will never sty at this place again NO MATTER WHAT. Rented 3 rooms for friday and saturday night,for a softball tourney as this was the "host"hotel. Upon going into our rooms noticed it was very hot in lobby which should have been a sign. Went into our room to a temp of at least 90,when they said the ac...

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2Thank Bubba A
Zachary, Louisiana
Reviewed 30 April 2012

We walked in to rent a room and they allowed us to view the room before we rented and we loved it at firs sight. However, looks are soooooo deceiving. The phone did not work. We needed more towels for the pool, and the front desk told us they had NO extra towels. Once we were ready for bed, we...

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1Thank croche3179
Wichita Falls, Texas, United States
Reviewed 25 March 2012

This hotel advertises a restaurant and bar, they do not exist, and have not for a long while. The building itself is in bad repair, from pieces falling off the front of the building, to the paint coming off the walls, wobbly toilets, and I just about lost a shoe due to the sticky floor in the breakfast area.

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1Thank Steven T
Edgewood, Texas, United States
Reviewed 17 February 2012

Ok, so my wife and I drive from Canton Texas to Alexandria to attend a funeral. We were tired and after passing a couple of pretty nice looking motels, stopped here. I should have known from the price of 55 bucks it was too good to be true. The room we got was in the back on the second floor....

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Thank Ricky N
San Francisco, California
Reviewed 9 January 2012

Very Nice Friendly Staff, it isnt the newest hotel on the blocks but the room were clean and I cant say enough about the staff, they went above and beyond from my wife who is disabled. I really appreciate the Econo Lodges hospitality.

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Thank Jimmy G
Boston, Massachusetts
Reviewed 14 November 2011

Had a nice clean stay,was impressed with the hotel breakfast for a Econo Lodge. Room was clean and price was great.

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Slidell, Louisiana
Reviewed 25 August 2011

The images are not accurate the place smells, is filthy, and abandoned. The people who leave positive reviews are probably used to staying in what most consider to be low class motels. Choice Hotels should disassciate themselves with this franchised hotel. It is bottom of the barrel. I stayed in MOTEL 6's better than this. The staff here doesn't speak...

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1Thank nurseynurse_29
Tampa, Florida
Reviewed 30 July 2011

We arrived late at night after being on the road all day. The room was nasty! Mold and peeling paint/paper on the ceilings and walls. Fan in bath didn't work, AC didn't work, just blew hot air and had mold all over it. Beds were bowed, almost folded, and had dirty sheets and covers. Rust was on anything with metal....

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Thank Maxidoodle
Alexandria, Louisiana
Reviewed 17 July 2011

this hotel was the worst one we have ever stayed in! the staff is rude, and rooms are horrible...they had mold in them, bugs were crowing everywhere....we felt like if we left the room that some of the staff would go in an take our stuff, there was drugs at the hotel being smoked in the rooms next to us,...

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Free Parking
  • Pool
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Breakfast included
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Free Parking
  • Shuttle Bus Service
  • Breakfast included
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Self-Serve Laundry
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Econo Lodge Inn & Suites hotel is conveniently located off Interstate 49, in the quaint town of Alexandria. The Alexandria International Airport is less than five miles away, and the hotel offers free airport shuttle service. Free hot breakfast and Micro/Fridge in all rooms. Free wireless Internet. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Econo Lodge Inn & Suites Alexandria

Address: 2716 North McArthur Drive, Alexandria, LA 71303
Region: United States > Louisiana > Alexandria
Price Range: €55 - €129 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Econo Lodge Inn & Suites Alexandria 2*
Number of rooms: 100
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“3rd building downstaris rooms are quieter”
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