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Pembroke Pines, Florida
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68 reviews
19 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 October 2013

I had a hard time finding a room for this past weekend in Gainesville because I heard may have been parents' weekend at UF. I made my reservation here before I read the horrible reviews but didn't have much choice. I'm spoiled and like luxury but this motel wasn't so bad. The room was not luxurious (dated furnishings) but it... More 

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Palm Harbor, Florida
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21 reviews
7 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 55 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 October 2013

It was a game weekend and most other properities were booked. I ended up here. Oh my...no way is this even a two star motel. I will have to say the A/C and TV worked. That's about the only positive I can give the place. I brought my own sheets, blanket and pillows after reading reviews on line and so... More 

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Cincinnati, Ohio
1 review
Reviewed 31 August 2013

I traveled from Ohio to Florida to attend my grandmother’s funeral. I checked in at the Econo Lodge on 8/23/13 @ 12:53 pm and checked out on 8/23/13 @ 1:34pm. I had reserved (2) rooms. When I went into the rooms they were filthy. The shower curtain was stained, paint peeling from the tub, and black rings around the toilet.... More 

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Fort Myers, Florida, United States
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32 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 52 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 June 2013

We were leaving Gainesville after going out of our way to stop and have dinner. We had been travelling for 9 hours. There were many hotel/motels at this interchange. My husband picked this one because we wouldn't have to re cross 75th St. Mistake. Our room was on the first floor on the end. There was a 2 inch gap... More 

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Atlanta, Georgia
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3 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 18 December 2012

My family and I booked at this hotel for Thanksgiving holiday because of the convinence of excess to the Interstate 75 and the shopping mall.Our room was very clean and comfortable and surprisingly the aminities were great. We stayed here for three days and enjoyed the free WIFI as well as the hot waffles at the free continental breakfast. We... More 

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Pembroke Pines, Florida
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3 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 31 October 2012

It was a big football weekend and they jacked up the prices so much when the hotel is suppose to be a reasonable hotel, but I went ahead and booked it since most of the hotels were booked already. What a mistake that was. The bathroom was disgusting it had little dead roaches inside the bathtub. There was a blood... More 

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Tallahassee, Florida
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19 reviews
11 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 October 2012

I have not stayed at a motel (outside access) since 1993. So I gave an "average" rating because it was neither a poor hotel experience nor a very good hotel experience. Stayed here after booking last minute for a Gator game. If you need a place to sleep and that is all you want to do, this is a low... More 

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Atlanta, Georgia
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20 reviews
9 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 October 2012

I was late in booking a hotel for my family to attend the Gator football game and because everything else was booked, we were stuck with this hotel choice. I understand that all the hotels in Gainesville raise their rates on football weekends, but what I paid for this hotel is beyond reason. It is a low budget operation. The... More 

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Albany NY
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64 reviews
40 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 53 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 April 2012

After a very cordial and welcoming check-in, found a clean, spacious room with a nice bathroom. Not luxury, but fine. It's located next to services such as a Walgreen's and a car wash, several restaurants. Only problem was tv reception, green and snowy. And it would help if hotels would give you the wi-fi code when you check in. The... More 

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Gainesville, Florida, United States
1 review
Reviewed 11 March 2012

We stayed for a few days and I have not ever had such a great stay.The rooms and service were wonderful,As the rate was reasonable,very clean room and our breakfast was yummy.All the staff was polite and friendly.I would very much look foward to another visit.we did enjoy the using the pool as it was nice and clean.I will tell... More 

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast
  • Free Internet
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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  • Pool
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Free Internet
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  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast

Additional Information about Econo Lodge West

Address: 700 N.W. 75th St., Gainesville, FL 32607
Region: United States > Florida > Gainesville
Price Range: $78 - $206 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:1.5 star — Econo Lodge West 1.5*
Number of rooms: 48
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