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Union Springs, New York
Reviewed 16 February 2014

Didn't tell us there was tax and acted like we were supposed to know because "everyone knows all hotels charge extra" but we haven't stayed in a hotel over 10 years and told my mom her card would not be charged til we left but neglected to tell us that the card would be authorized. We already spoke to the...

2Thank sampenird90
Orlando, Florida, United States
Reviewed 15 November 2013

Stayed for a month, this is the only economical place in the area, its right next to the best western. Cons: Staff are a bit on the slow side, I asked if they would prorate the last week I was there and they said no, then asked for a reciept to expense it and they were real ornery about giving...

2Thank Taylor J
Reviewed 4 September 2013

I chose one of the less expensive accommodations available on a holiday weekend, in a rural town I had never been to, known for their fishing, hunting, cattle handling and sugar cane crops. I was expecting a broken down place, smelly but hoping sheets and towels would at least look clean. I was pleasantly surprised (and ashamed of my presumptions)....

3Thank Christianne N
Reviewed 21 January 2013 via mobile

Just stayed one night before going hog hunting. The rooms were clean and pleasant. Staff was hospitable and helpful. I have nothing bad to say. It certainly isn't a high end hotel but I would definitely say it was worth the value and I would stay again.

Thank Suzanne9872
St. Petersburg, Florida, USA
Reviewed 14 October 2012

There would be many choices in this area of Florida. I attended an event called the Swamp Bash put on by a club I belong to in both Florida and Vermont. Obviously, This is the Florida branch of an organization that exists around the world. However, as I told the man at checkout time Sunday morning, this motel, located between...

2Thank Art R
Boca Raton, Florida
Reviewed 11 October 2012

I recently enjoyed myself immensely at the Flamingo Motel. 1. The continental breakfast served in the lobby was much better than many other motels, 2. everyone was friendly, 3. my tv control didn't work properly, but it wasn't a big deal since I was only there for a weekend and not in the room much, 4. I liked my room...

3Thank GeishaPoppy
Saint Cloud, Florida
Reviewed 14 May 2012

Clean and affordable. Good staff that will go out of their way to help. Restaurants and grocery stores close. McDonalds and Garrards tackle shop next door. Okeechobee Fishing Headquarters about a mile and a half away.

1Thank Thomas E
Reviewed 3 April 2012

We stayed at the flamingo motel from march 28-april 5 2012. The price for the week was $256 and this included the con. Breakfast (danish,cereal,coffee, juice, and oatmeal). Overall it has been a very good experience, very clean (no bed bugs, infact we never saw even a fly in our room) and best of all, very quiet at night. Everyone...

Thank tbone46135
Saginaw, Michigan
Reviewed 1 April 2012

I had a very nice week. Frenidly all of the help. The room worked for me. . I am sorry all of the neg. thing wrote. Go find out for your self.

1Thank Valerie G
Bushnell, Florida
Reviewed 3 March 2011

Good enough but I stayed there in April---May 2010. Today my credit card bill came in and I was charged for over a week in Jan 2011. Wasn't there and can prove it. FRAUD!!! Am reporting it to my credit card company.

2Thank elizabethd122

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  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Breakfast included
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Things to do
  • Pool
Room types
  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
In your room
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included

Additional Information about Econo Lodge

Address: 4101 Highway 441 South, Okeechobee, FL 34974 (Formerly Flamingo Motel)
Region: United States > Florida > Okeechobee
Price Range: €71 - €201 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Econo Lodge 2.5*
Number of rooms: 84
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Also Known As:
Flamingo Motel Okeechobee
Flamingo Hotel Okeechobee
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“This motel does have rooms for smokers if you still smoke.”
 of 5 bubbles 938MichaelE, 22 Feb 2016 | Read review
“Second floor rooms are quieter.”
 of 5 bubbles gracetraveler5, 24 Sep 2015 | Read review
“Stay Pier II, reasonably priced and a better value”
 of 5 bubbles Tastebud_1, 25 Mar 2015 | Read review
“Definitely upstairs - one less source of noise.”
 of 5 bubbles LovesTuscany01, 15 Mar 2015 | Read review
“There are two two storey buildings. Ask for a room away from the road.”
 of 5 bubbles stavtjcinesfla, 13 Oct 2012 | Read review
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