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2 reviews
Reviewed 8 October 2016

The owner was very nice and helpful. The room was very clean and neat. For an older property it is well taken care of. The bathroom was very clean and well taken care of. The owner gave me great ideas for diner that night. The rooms are not large but finished nicely.

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Thank Gary E
Nashville, Tennessee
1 review
Reviewed 28 September 2016

While in Bloomington I can't explain how helpful the manger was at this motel. He directed me to some of the best spots to eat and things to do. Room was super clean and overall I enjoyed my stay very much. I'll definitely be back, and this is where I plan to stay --- which is a true testament to... More 

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Stamford, Connecticut
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Reviewed 27 September 2016 via mobile

The rooms are always super clean and quaint. I have stayed here a couple of times when I've come to Bloomington for business. The service and the great price here is what keeps me coming back. The manager Jay is what made my stay!

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Thank GEWorldTraveler
Cincinnati, Ohio
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43 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 September 2016

The hotel room was spotless and the manager was extremely pleasant and helpful. The hotel had already put mattress liners on all the mattresses to prevent bedbugs, but we got a dozen bites anyway. It really isn't the fault of the hotel, their guests bring them in and they are nearly impossible to keep out without spraying. I suggested he... More 

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Chicago, Illinois
1 review
Reviewed 29 June 2016

I was positively surprised by the high quality and cleanness of the motel. It was more like a real hotel with a fridge, TV set and other nice things in a room. Ideal for business, convenient for the university visitors. Manager Jay was extremely friendly too.

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Thank tigran1987
Cedar Lake, Indiana
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11 reviews
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Reviewed 1 June 2016

Price was right, and room received for that price was expected. It is pretty basic offerings, but this was business so I was not needing too much. Bed was comfortable, room was clean but dated. Area is quiet for the most part. They do have long-term tenants and apartments that stay further back from the regular rooms, so you may... More 

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Thank cswroe
1 review
Reviewed 22 May 2016 via mobile

Stayed 3 minutes and ask for refund and found another place to stay. Room smelled like an ashtray. It was just nasty. Man at the front desk reminded me of Norman Bates. From the movie Bates motel.........

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Thank Deanna J
Northern WI
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8 reviews
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Reviewed 17 May 2016

Enjoyed two nights at this motel recently. The room had a very comfortable king-size bed, and was complete with a TV, microwave and refrigerator. The bathroom, while small, had a large walk-in shower with great water pressure and plenty of hot water. Bottled water and coffee were offered in the office. The staff were very friendly, knowledgeable about the area... More 

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Thank LovetoTraveltoo51
Cleveland, Ohio
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14 reviews
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Reviewed 12 May 2016 via mobile

Clean rooms, fridge & microwave, and a nice walk-in shower (RM 107). Busy weekend, so we just needed somewhere to leave our stuff and sleep. Worked very well for our needs and price was unbeatable. South of town where there was much less traffic, too. Desk personnel were very polite and helpful.

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Thank HobartP12
Sunnyvale, California
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98 reviews
15 hotel reviews
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Reviewed 13 April 2016

It is a nice comfortable room with clean linen and a very helpful staff that was very accommodating when I asked for an extra room when my mother decided to join us on the trip to Bloomington. The rooms are not spacious with two beds but they were comfortable and clean and fresh towels every day and a shower that... More 

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Public Wifi
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  • Free Parking
  • Laundry Service
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
This traditional motel property features 20 rooms and 20 one-bedroom apartments is located on the southern end of Bloomington, just three miles south of downtown and six minutes from Fairfax State Recreation Area at beautiful Lake Monroe. Nightly rates begin at $40 per night. Weekly rates are available from $195 and up. Efficiency and one-bedroom units available, all with free local calls and digital cable TV. Rooms include microwave and refrigerator. Laundry facilities are available on-site. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Economy Inn

Address: 4805 South Old State Road 37, Bloomington, IN 47401
Region: United States > Indiana > Bloomington
Price Range: €47 - €72 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Economy Inn 2*
Number of rooms: 20
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#1 Best Value Hotel in Bloomington
#10 Business Hotel in Bloomington
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“Some rooms in the back may have less road noise”
 of 5 bubbles CharlesS488, 13 Apr 2016 | Read review
“Ask for a newer room”
 of 5 bubbles frugaltraveler7147, 9 Jan 2015 | Read review
“Recommend you also contact Economy Inn via their website contact form prior to your arrival so you can tell them when you are arriving.”
 of 5 bubbles billcM1738WV, 20 Oct 2014 | Read review
“I'd suggest call the hotel manager beforehand to discuss your needs.”
 of 5 bubbles arulr594, 18 Oct 2014 | Read review
“don't use this place!”
 of 5 bubbles Roxis_Mom, 2 Sep 2014 | Read review
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