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Reviewed 24 April 2014 via mobile

I stayed here for a business convention. My colleagues stayed at the Windham next door and I regret not staying there. My biggest complaint is that the Internet is slower than dial-up. Takes forever for simple pages to load. Sure, it's a decent place if you need a place to crash for the night. If you are here on business...

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Gina P, Manager at Econo Lodge South Garner, responded to this review

To our guest, we would like to thank you for your response; we are extremely sorry for the problems that you encountered with our internet service. This was a problem that we were aware of, thus, we are very happy to let all of our guests who encountered this problem in the past week, know that we found the problem...

Garner, North Carolina
Reviewed 18 April 2014 via mobile

Went to this Lodge last night and stayed one night. I was pleasantly surprised that it was actually a decent motel. My room was clean, the TV was nice, and the bed was comfortable. But what I didn't like was they promise "High Speed Internet" and it was more like "Slow Speed Internet", Some of the light fixtures in my...

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Gina P, Manager at Econo Lodge South Garner, responded to this review

I would like to frist of all thank this guest for his/her very objective review of our hotel, we do appreciate the the fact that he highlighted some of the positives and negatives as he/she observed them. We take this opportunity to offer our appology for the slow internet service and the breakfast items that he/she commented on. Usually, our...

Mount Pocono, Pennsylvania
Reviewed 11 April 2013

This pace was cleaner than the last place I stayed at in Garner. The Staff said Hello to me when I walked by. The rooms were clean upon arrival, and ready for check in, no additional work was required. Noise from some of the guests was an issue but that is not the hotels fault, just rude people and they...

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Gina P, Front Office Manager at Econo Lodge South Garner, responded to this review

Thank you for taking time to write a review. We very much appreciate and value your feedback and will share it with our team. We continueusly improve the quality of our service to provide an exceptional experiance for our gueusts. we hope your next visit will be even more pleasant than the previous one. Sincerely Asst. Manager Econo Lodge, Garner...

Charlotte, North Carolina
Reviewed 18 September 2012

Had an excellent stay here, was there for a funeral and most of my family from out of town stayed here also.will be staying there again next July for our family reunion. The hotel is close to restaurants and stores. The bed very comfortable, the noise level was good overall i had a good experience.

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Gina P, General Manager at Econo Lodge South Garner, responded to this review

We at the Econo Lodge will like to thank you for your sincere and very good remarks about our hotel. I will personally share this with our staff. Sincerely, Gina P.

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Reviewed 25 June 2012

This is a basic hotel that was quite clean, comfortable bed, and quiet. Evening noise was very minimal other than a few car doors opening and closing. Stores and restaurants were nearby. Bed was quite comfortable. Breakast was okay, no decaf coffee and lots of carbs. If you are looking for a clean, comfortable bed, this is a good place...

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Gina P, General Manager at Econo Lodge South Garner, responded to this review

The management and staff at the Econo Lodge are committed to a 110% guest satisfaction, therefor, we are very elated to know that we doing the right thing here at our hotel. We thank you very much for your kind words an do please come again. Sincerely, Gina P.

Reviewed 29 April 2012

Evening noise minimal, mostly heard car doors closing. Hotel looks shady... Poorly maintained grounds, dirty windows and walkways, sticky chairs in the breakfast room, food thermometer sat on outside garbage barrel for two days (strange??). Breakfast food fair... A lot of carbs, cereal, milk. We stayed here using our Choice Privileges points. Would we ever pay cash to stay? NO.

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Gina P, General Manager at Econo Lodge South Garner, responded to this review

Thank you very much for your sincere observations about our hotel. We do strive to ensure a 110% customer service satisfaction, we have taken your observations very seriously and all steps are being taken to improve our overall performance. Thank you, sincerely, Gina P.

Reviewed 26 October 2011

Clean, neat, friendly and well woth the money! Not a walking area, but stores are close. Loved the mattress! Felt alot like my temper mattress?

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Clinton
Reviewed 10 October 2011

Despite some bad reviews, I went ahead and booked this through AARP for about $50- tax and all. We were just traveling through on our way home. The unit was clean, motel was kept up fairly well, breakfast was ok, exercise room was nice after being in the car all day. No issues. Certainly no bed bugs. It's not the...

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Raleigh, North Carolina
Reviewed 14 November 2010

It has been a week since I checked into the Garner Econo Lodge, Sunday, November 7th, for two nights. It was around 5:00 in the afternoon and the lady at the desk was very nice and accommodating. My room was nice and clean; what I would expect from an Econo Lodge price. However, when I woke up the next morning,...

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NC140, Manager at Econo Lodge South Garner, responded to this review

Thank you for sharing your concerns with us. We do take such matters extremely seriously and I can assure you that we have taken swift and drastic measure to ensure that our hotel is bug free. After you contacted the hotel, we immediately notified a professional exterminating service to thoroughly inspect the room for bed bugs. They also imspected other...

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Reviewed 27 January 2009

I had a business meeting in Raleigh and stayed at this venue. I requested a non smoking room for the overnight stay. When I opened the door to my room there was a strong scent of cigarette smoke. It was horrible. I went to the front desk clerk to indicate they made a mistake and had given me a smoking...

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Amenities

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Hot Tub
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  • Suites
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
  • Family Rooms
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Free Parking
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Breakfast included
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Laundry Service
  • Self-Serve Laundry
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Econo Lodge Raleigh South provides clean and comfortable accommodations with a choice of one Queen bed, One King Bed or Two Queen Beds accommodations. We also offer Jacuzzi suites. All our rooms offer refrigerator, microwave, complementary WIFI, Continental breakfast, fitness center as well as outdoor pool. The hotel is conveniently located just off of Highway 70 and I-95, making it easily accessible. The hotel is surrounded by numeroud dining options like Tripps, Golden Corral, Raggazis Italian Restaurant, Kickback Jack, Mayflower Seafood, Biscuitville, Zaxby and of course, Goodberry's Icecream.If you like hoops, we have some of the best college hoops just a short drive to NC State University, University of North Carolina and Duke University. Other colleges in the area include Shaw University, Peace College, Meredith College and St.Augustine's College. We provide exceptional value and and service to our valuable guests. Be sure to check out Econo Lodge when you are travelling to Raleigh. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Econo Lodge South Garner

Address: 1602 Mechanical Blvd, Garner, NC 27529
Region: United States > North Carolina > Garner
Price Range: $101 - $111 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Econo Lodge South Garner 2*
Number of rooms: 62
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