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Anchorage, Alaska
Reviewed 30 March 2015

We were surprised by the helpfulness of each staff person. The room was simple but clean. Each breakfast was ample, i.e., real eggs and sausages plus yogurt, cereal, bagels, etc daily. We were surprised to learn that this is one of only two hotels in Lawrence that recycles. Our boarding passes were printed at the main desk. The hotel is...

3Thank Ann S
Clear Lake, Iowa
Reviewed 5 March 2015

Very nice and clean. Helpful staff. Older furniture in the room. Famous ice cream store nearby. Two story with outside room entry. Felt very safe there. Older hotel.. No elevator. Excellent TV reception.

3Thank Jim L
Hays, Kansas
Reviewed 23 February 2015

Nice clean hotel for the price. If price is an issue, you won't find many places this nice for the money. Pros: Cheap($80), Clean, Mini Fridge, Microwave, Iron, Coffee Pot, Nice big flat panel TV, free HBO, Free Internet, Park right in front of your room, small but adequate hot breakfast(sausage, eggs & waffles). Also has outdoor pool, but was...

2Thank John K
Econo2525, Manager at Econo Lodge, responded to this review

We are driven by the motivation of giving our guests the best service there is to offer, and it gives us great joy to know that we have done a good job in attending to your needs. Thank you for choosing to stay with us, and sharing to us your positive experience regarding the value for your money and the...

Vienna, Virginia, United States
Reviewed 30 November 2014

Well we spent one night at the Econo Lodge in Lawrence Kansas and while it was clean and very reasonably priced, it was probably not the best place for us... The wall are very thin, but not as thin as the towels, the soap is hard as a rock , the street noise is noticable, and the breakfast is very...

1Thank Michelle O
Chicago, Illinois
Reviewed 21 October 2014

This was one of the best motels we stayed at on our 2-week trip. The proprieters run a tight ship and the place is lovely. Grounds are well kept, the ice, vending & laundry are conveniently located in a locked room (your room key opens the door) and everything is CLEAN! The room was perfect and the complementary breakfast was...

1Thank Carol P
Sarasota FL
Reviewed 18 October 2014

Traveling cross country......had good reviews....stayed for one night. Good rooms, hot showers, good towels. Nothing to complain about......pretty thin breakfast, but OK. I would recommend. Sushi place within walking distance. good food.

1Thank pclarry
carlsbad ca
Reviewed 15 October 2014

it seems many people who review hotels etc here do it without regard to the price they paid. that hardly seems fair to me. this was about the lowest price hotel we could fine for the night. and for the price it was perfectly fine. the rooms were clean and comfortable. the breakfast was filling enough to last till lunch....

2Thank ndepndant
Reviewed 22 September 2014

I went to Lawrence for my high school reunion so I know the territory. I had not stayed in the Econo Lodge before but the location is good...not too far from downtown or food stores, restaurants. The greeting was very cordial. It was extremely hot in Lawrence for Labor Day weekend, over 100 degrees, ah, fond memories of Lawrence in...

1Thank casturtle
Hartville, Ohio
Reviewed 27 August 2014

The rooms were clean, but small. There was a nice outdoor pool and the motel was close to many places to eat. The breakfast room was small but the breakfast was adequate. The staff were pleasant. The room had a refrigerator and microwave.

1Thank Lawrence J
Fort Lauderdale, Florida
Reviewed 16 August 2014

Friendly staff Rooms not updated which i did read but when we got here the price was much higher. I have stayed in cleaner rooms. I caught someone peeking in our window when i was unloading our vehicle. They did allow pets and had a nice little area to walk your pets. I did not use the pool area but...

Thank DE L

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Pool
  • Breakfast included
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
In your room
  • Microwave
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Breakfast Available
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Self-Serve Laundry
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Ideally located on US highway 40 and Interstate 70, the Econo Lodge® hotel provides easy access to several local points of interest. Popular attractions like the University of Kansas, Haskell Indian Nations University, Heartland Park Topeka, KS and Kansas Speedway, Ledgens Shopping Center (KCK) are all just minutes away from this Lawrence, KS hotel. Downtown Lawrence is less than a mile away boasts one of the most beautiful downtown landscapes in the United States. Take a stroll down Massachusetts Street where you can enjoy blocks of antique shops, specialty boutiques, art galleries, entertainment venues, coffee shops and sidewalk cafes in a lively atmosphere. There are several lakes, parks, golf courses and outdoor recreation areas in the vicinity. A number of restaurants, cocktail lounges and shopping opportunities are close by; some are within walking distance to the hotel. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Econo Lodge

Address: 2525 W. 6th St., Lawrence, KS 66049 (Formerly Rodeway Inn)
Region: United States > Kansas > Lawrence
Price Range: $92 - $126 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Econo Lodge 2*
Number of rooms: 54
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#5 Business Hotel in Lawrence
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“Try one block west for a better experience”
  • They really like their stuff
  • In our bed
  • Mold and dry rot
  • Kind of dirty with many holes in the wall
  • Nasty toilet grout full of god knows what
 of 5 bubbles bikerbillo, 20 Aug 2016 | Read review
“Don't pay more than the basic rate - $69.”
 of 5 bubbles TravelBaseballMom2, 15 Aug 2016 | Read review
“The glasses they provide for juice are VERY small. Grab a larger coffee cup instead.”
 of 5 bubbles 7lenny7, 17 Sep 2015 | Read review
“Rooms on the upper (2nd) floor are much quieter and provide the most privacy”
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  • Bathroom - Toilet/Shower
 of 5 bubbles tigerstrike, 11 Jul 2015 | Read review
“Phone in advance.”
 of 5 bubbles jimbW3396EG, 25 May 2015 | Read review
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