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Econo Lodge Ames

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04/06/2017 05/06/2017
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Burlington, Iowa
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

This is a budget hotel. If you're expecting something fancy, keep on looking. The breakfast was good, although I wish that I had microwaved the biscuits. The staff was very friendly. And, for a budget hotel, the bed was very comfortable.

Thank Shane1102
Saint Paul, Minnesota
Reviewed 4 October 2016

This hotel is why it is hard to pay $200 or more for a room. With our AARP discount and taxes it was $65. The rooms we had were clean and spacious. There was a TV, microwave, and refrigerator. The beds were very comfortable. The common areas were clean and well maintained. Breakfast was good. The breakfast room was clean....

Thank joelwx39
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Bansri A, General Manager at Econo Lodge Ames, responded to this review

Dear Guest- Thank you so very much for taking time out to write a review for us, It helps us tremendously to further train and motivate our staff. We are so very glad that you trust us to give us your future business and find our facility a good value. We would love to have you come and stay with...

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Good for a 1 night stop over. Staff was very pleasant. Room was bit run down. Strange odor in hallway. Didn't feel safe using laundry facility, there is a sitting room outside of the laundry room with guys drinking.

Thank kf7ez
Fort Madison, Iowa
Reviewed 6 April 2017

Very clean room. Staff was always friendly and welcoming. Close to restaraunts and main streets through town. Liked having laundry available. Only thing I would have liked was a workout area or at least a treadmill.

Thank cjeastn
Scandinavia, Wisconsin
Reviewed 2 April 2017

We have made a point to stop in Ames every year when returning from west. The lodge is fine and we enjoy the Mexican restaurant down the road. Friendly staff, clean rooms and adequate morning breakfast.

Thank williamhU6064HQ
Muscatine, Iowa
Reviewed 28 March 2017 via mobile

Even though it was raining and a crappie night. When I walked in the Econolodge the service was warm and so polite. We were checking in late and the front desk made sure we didn't need anything else before we even went are room. Air was on in are room it felt nice and clean. Price of the room was...

Thank Larry M
Reviewed 2 December 2016

I don't usually write bad reviews, but we were really disappointed in this Econo Lodge. The price was right, but the rooms weren't. I will say the front desk young lady was very nice and welcoming. We had asked for a non-smoking room. There was a smoky smell in the halls, and the room we were assigned was very musty....

Thank Paul S
Minneapolis, Minnesota
Reviewed 24 October 2016

The room was clean, the towels were great. The WI FI was good. It was great for me. I was not spending a lot of time in the hotel. It was quiet and had everything I needed for my visit. I will be sure to keep this hotel on my list of places to stay whenever I come to town.

Thank Mark B
Calvert City
Reviewed 21 September 2016

This hotel was a good value. It was clean & comfortable. We rarely make it down for the breakfast so I can't comment about that. It appears that Choice Hotels has been upgrading the bedding in all of their hotels. We travel extensively for business and in our travels this summer we have noticed the bed quality has risen at...

1Thank sadsonmusic
Bansri A, General Manager at Econo Lodge Ames, responded to this review

Dear Guest- Thank you so very much for taking time out to us with your feedback. We are so very glad that you find our facility a good value and find it Clean and Comfortable.You are correct, We have recently upgraded our bedding to more contemporary style. We would love to have you come and stay with us in future....

Salt Lake City, Utah, Usa
Reviewed 12 September 2016 via mobile

Weeks ago I booked this hotel and notified them that I would be traveling with my service dog. Upon my arrival I was informed that they would be charging me 15.00 a night for my service dog the stay at this hotel. This is a violation of the ADA LAWS protecting people with disabilities and their service dogs. The laws...

Thank Joseph R
Bansri A, General Manager at Econo Lodge Ames, responded to this review

Dear Guest- Thank you for your feedback, AS you are already aware that upon realizing that you were travelling with the service dog, we immediately took that charges off of your bill the very next morning. We do need a proper paperwork to support that your dog was a service dog to waive the fee, which I was able to...

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  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Breakfast included
  • Spa
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Spa
  • Hot Tub
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
  • Family Rooms
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Paid Internet
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Self-Serve Laundry

Additional Information about Econo Lodge Ames

Address: 2600 SE 16th St, Ames, IA 50010-6495
Region: United States > Iowa > Ames
Price Range: $80 - $160 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Econo Lodge Ames 2*
Number of rooms: 85
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“North side is away from Hwy 30.”
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“Get a room at the other end of the hall away from the pool.”
Gorj, 28 Jul 2015 | Read review
“I would recommend not relying just on the internet site for reservations. I would call the property and get a clear understanding of the room location, etc. before finalizing reservations.”
864DaveR, 7 Aug 2014 | Read review
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