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Reviewed 8 March 2013

We stayed in this hotel in March 2013 and we found it very comfortable and clean. We had no issues with our room and actually had a quiet night. There weren't many tv channels but the wi-fi worked. Our shower worked fine and there were plenty places to eat around the hotel itself.

1Thank POBDublin
Randolph, New York
Reviewed 22 February 2013

This is by far the most disgusting place I ever had to stay. Was traveling to Wisconsin in August 2012 and at 2 am in the morning and after stopping for many miles at several places to be told "no vacancies" we finally found this place. (Now I know why this place had available rooms - because NOBODY in their...

Thank walters1
Buffalo, New York
Reviewed 18 November 2012

While working out of town at a Northwest Indiana refinery I stayed at the Econo Lodge in Chesterton, Indiana for 3 months. I found the staff very friendly and helpful, my room was cleaned every day, sheets changed, towels changed, bathroom cleaned, wi-fi available. rug vacuumed, breakfast free of charge. All this with a very reasonable price. There are plenty...

Thank Tom R
Reviewed 15 September 2012

Shower curtain moldy torn bedsheet w/ mystery stain (need CSI to investigate!) Non-draining shower V V V slow wifi (if posted from premises, you'd be reading this in 2014!) Mystery yellowish liquid posing as orange juice Seriously, dude, consider yourself warned!

Thank skisunsnow
Harrisburg, PA
Reviewed 30 August 2012

Refrigerator didn't work--not good if needed for medical reasons. Needed a new shower head. Breakfast pretty much non-existent. WiFi reception terrible. Staff was helpful for business needs. Location is good.

Thank utoometoo
Peoria, Illinois
Reviewed 16 July 2012

My hotel room was dirty! The rugs were so filthy I wouldn't let my young daughter sit on the foor to play. The bathroom had hair on the walls, ripped up lamp shades, filthy microwave and refrigerator. It was unbelievable. The room had been painted and there were paint spills, missed places, and paint all over the trim. It looked...

1Thank Dawn C
Camden, New York
Reviewed 15 July 2012

All the reviews are correct here. Dog hair all over the place, the air conditioners were very poor and old. The shower was NASTY! TV Sucked, but worst of all was the breakfast. I thought we would atleast get something better than Little Debbies snack cakes. Thank god Dunkin donuts was close by. DO NOT STAY HERE!!!!

Thank doug3076
Reviewed 2 July 2012

I was glad to only be staying one night. My room was hot and stuffy when I arrived and it took quite a while for it to cool down to a comfortable sleeping temperature. The decor was not fresh: mismatched lampshades and lots of faux gold leaf accents on the dark painted furniture. It seemed there'd been some attempts to...

Thank Karen D
Reviewed 21 June 2012

We were just passing through town...needed a place for the night. Stopped at this Econo Lodge. I knew we should have walked back out. The place smells like an old dirty bar from the moment you walk in. Stale cigarettes with a side of meth lab. The person working the desk was no ms. personality either. We were just driving...

1Thank BKBails
Indianapolis, Indiana
Reviewed 16 June 2012

The older woman working the front desk was very rude...she seemed totally put out by my questions. Our room...when you walked into it, the chemical smell was overwhelming! Two days later now, my sister said she doesn't know if she'll ever get that smell of out of her head. All 3 of coughed through the night and woke with headaches...

2Thank IndyMom21

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  • Breakfast included
  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Breakfast included
  • Free Parking

Additional Information about Econo Lodge

Address: 713 Plaza Dr, Chesterton, IN 46304-1550
Region: United States > Indiana > Chesterton
Price Range: €39 - €71 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:1.5 star — Econo Lodge 1.5*
Number of rooms: 41
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Econo Lodge Chesterton
Chesterton Econo Lodge
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“1st floor seems better”
Joyce44514, 20 Feb 2016 | Read review
“wifi was very low quality and the connection did not stay on long enough to do anything.”
E8093WZjeffp, 7 Sep 2015 | Read review
“Just don't stay there. Drive onto another hotel/motel.”
higgins08, 4 Aug 2013 | Read review
“I wouldn't stay here at all.”
DawnC295, 16 Jul 2012 | Read review
“I'd rather give tips to the owners.”
BKBails, 21 Jun 2012 | Read review
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