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Palos Hills, Illinois
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

I booked this hotel from previous reviews. When we pulled up the outside was average. Check in was ok. When we started heading to our room, I started to get concerned. The middle grounds were the pool was, was messy. When we opened our door and there was a musty smell, I almost flipped. We turned on the air to...

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EconoLodgePort, Manager at Econolodge Port Canaveral Area, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to complete our online survey regarding your recent stay at Econo Lodge Port Canaveral Area. Allow me to apologize on behalf of our hotel for failing to meet your expectations regarding your stay with us on your recent visit having two rooms. After careful review on your stay with us we noticed you checked...

Atlanta, Georgia
Reviewed 1 week ago

My fiancee and I stayed here for a night before leaving on a cruise the following day. For the price it was pretty nice. Nothing fancy but the room was clean and comfortable and it was a convenient location.

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EconoLodgePort, Manager at Econolodge Port Canaveral Area, responded to this review

On behalf of our hotel staff, I am writing to let you know how delighted we were to receive your survey response about the attention you experienced while you stayed at our hotel. We try to go over and beyond the call of duty for all of our guests. I have informed our guest service agents about your compliments, they...

Florida
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We sailed on the Norwegian Epic, but needed an overnight to get ready. We were pleased with the Econolodge on Merritt Island. Sits back off the highway, has pleasant staff, and guests have a free breakfast off of a limited menu. There are plenty of restaurants in the area as well. The room was comfortable and the rate for good...

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EconoLodgePort, Manager at Econolodge Port Canaveral Area, responded to this review

On behalf of our hotel staff, I am writing to let you know how delighted we were to receive your survey response about the attention you experienced while you stayed at our hotel. We try to go over and beyond the call of duty for all of our guests. I have informed our guest service agents about your compliments, they...

Reviewed 29 November 2016

After a nine hour drive, the staff was courteous and quick to get us checked into our room. We found the room to be very clean. Queen beds were very comfortable, the refrigerator kept our waters cold and the tv entertained us while we snuggled. The bathroom was clean, however the caulking at the shower was falling apart. The towel...

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EconoLodgePort, Manager at Econolodge Port Canaveral Area, responded to this review

On behalf of our hotel staff, I am writing to let you know how nice it is to receive your wonderful compliments about the attention you experienced while you stayed at our hotel. We try to go over and beyond the call of duty for all of our guests. We are please you enjoyed the facility and staff. We are...

JACKSONVILLE
Reviewed 17 November 2016

I booked this hotel prior to a cruise from Port Canaveral, and I'm happy I did. The hotel is just minutes from the port and is close to many restaurants both national and local. It is also close to a CVS and a Publix supermarket for last minute items. Our ground floor king faced the courtyard and pool and we...

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EconoLodgePort, Manager at Econolodge Port Canaveral Area, responded to this review

I am writing to let you know how delighted we were to receive the survey response about the attention you experienced while you stayed at our hotel. We try to go over and beyond the call of duty for all of our guests. I have informed our guest service agents and department about your compliments. They have asked me to...

Shelbyville, Kentucky
Reviewed 13 November 2016

I don't think there is enough room here to say how happy we were with this location. Let me start with what some would consider a negative. This is an older location and does show a little age, a little dated. That being said it is a very clean property. The water pressure in the show was harder than most...

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EconoLodgePort, Manager at Econolodge Port Canaveral Area, responded to this review

On reading your response I am responding to let you know how delighted we were to receive the survey response about the attention you experienced while you stayed at our hotel. We try to go over and beyond the call of duty for all of our guests. I have informed our guest service agents and department about your compliments. They...

Stuart, Florida
Reviewed 28 October 2016

The front desk was friendly and professional. The staff member had good people skills and cared about me as a guest. The rooms are clean. May sure you ask for a room with a flat screen TV. The breakfast is limited but the coffee is good.

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EconoLodgePort, Manager at Econolodge Port Canaveral Area, responded to this review

On reading your comments I am overwhelmed with joy and had to let you know how delighted we are to receive the details on your stay about the attention you experienced while you stayed at our hotel. We try to go over and beyond the call of duty for all of our guests. I have informed our guest service agents...

Reviewed 25 October 2016 via mobile

We stayed one night here pre-cruise, on a transfers and accommodation package. The motel could use an update - some of the AC units were leaking on the outside paths and shower curtains in the bathroom but for one night it was fine, especially its location. There are plenty of dining options around to suit any budget - why I...

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EconoLodgePort, Manager at Econolodge Port Canaveral Area, responded to this review

On behalf of our hotel staff, I am writing to let you know how delighted we were to receive your survey response about the attention you experienced while you stayed at our hotel. We try to go over and beyond the call of duty for all of our guests. I have informed our guest service agents about your compliments, they...

Reviewed 21 October 2016 via mobile

Worst bed I ever slept in! The breakfast was terrible, stale toast! They requested a credit card even though I used a CLC card. Somebody there stole my card info and charged over a $1000 on my credit card. That's the only place I used it! DON'T USE YOUR CARD THERE!

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EconoLodgePort, Manager at Econolodge Port Canaveral Area, responded to this review

Mr. Leon S I am writing to let you know on seeing your comments we are extremely surprised. We try to go over and beyond the call of duty for all of our guests. On your check-in at 1.18 pm, our staff tried to give a courtesy call, unfortunately you were not in the room. I will like you to...

Reviewed 26 July 2016

This is a great hotel to stay at. They are remodeling the rooms and they are great. We stay here when we are going on a cruise. Free breakfast, very friendly people and free shuttle to and from cruise ships. We leave our van here, and pick it up on our return

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EconoLodgePort, Manager at Econolodge Port Canaveral Area, responded to this review

On reading your comments I am overwhelmed with joy and had to let you know how delighted we are to receive the details on your stay about the attention you experienced while you stayed at our hotel. We try to go over and beyond the call of duty for all of our guests. I have informed our guest service agents...

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Free Parking
  • Pool
  • Room Service
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Breakfast included
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Smoking rooms available
  • Family Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Free Parking
  • Room Service
  • Breakfast included
  • Self-Serve Laundry
  • Breakfast Available
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Laundry Service
  • Banquet Room
  • Conference Facilities
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Close to Port Canaveral Cruise Terminals, Kennedy Space Center, Beaches, Historic Cocoa Village with Waterfront Park, Antique Malls and Unique Restaurants. Boat rentals, water taxis, kayaking, golf, fishing nearby. Only 2 blocks from Merritt Square Mall. Free Cont. Breakfast. Spacious Pool Deck, Tiki Bar, Tennis, Fitness Center & Free High Speed Internet Access. Voted Best Hotel in Brevard County for five consecutive years. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Econolodge Port Canaveral Area

Address: 260 E Merritt Island Cswy, SR 520, Merritt Island, FL 32952-3637 (Formerly Clarion Hotel Kennedy Space Center)
Region: United States > Florida > Brevard County > Merritt Island
Price Range: $142 - $219 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Econolodge Port Canaveral Area 2.5*
Number of rooms: 128
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Also Known As:
Clarion Hotel Kennedy Space Merritt Island
Clarion Hotel Merritt Island
Clarion Merritt Island
Merritt Island Clarion
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“No elevator, so if you are limited stay on the ground level. All rooms are outside entrance.”
 of 5 bubbles TravelingDanMaine, 19 Dec 2016 | Read review
“Keep a lookout as the hotel sits back from the main highway.”
 of 5 bubbles ROCKYS603, 16 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Make sure you ask for a flat screen TV.”
 of 5 bubbles 426kenc, 27 Oct 2016 | Read review
“We've stayed on both floors and all were fine.”
 of 5 bubbles Mounty15, 26 Jul 2016 | Read review
“Ask for courtyard-facing.”
 of 5 bubbles SavannahWhoDat, 28 Jun 2016 | Read review
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