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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 July 2016 via mobile

I can't really understand the previous reviewers concerns, as considering the price and the proximity to Lexington itself, this place is a pretty good deal! The decor is quite old fashioned, as is the bathroom- but I don't really know how that is a problem and gives the place a certain charm. The beds were clean and comfortable, the bathroom... More 

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1 Thank Ines S
Beaufort, South Carolina
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135 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 June 2016

Paid $50 for the night so didn't expect too much. Wasn't disappointed with the room. Air Conditioner worked, beds were clean as well as floors. The Wifi worked. There was a microwave and refer but didn't use them. The bathroom was ancient and I wouldn't use the shower. Management was polite and helpful. Their rooms are undergoing a facelift, ours... More 

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1 Thank Paul D
Nashville, Tennessee
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533 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 216 helpful votes
Reviewed 31 May 2016

I got off the exit and I actually could find only the Hampton Inn that was listed on the Highway sign. After driving around I found this place. The check in was quite an adventure as I did not understand a single word he said. The room was filthy, and the inside wall and the inside of the door looked... More 

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Washington, District of Columbia, United States
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3 reviews
Reviewed 17 May 2016 via mobile

Booked rooms for an overnight pit stop on our way south. The check in experience was truly, truly bizarre. One of the rooms had only 2 channels. "Breakfast" was white bread, mini muffins, and coffee. But the coffee was decent. And the refrigerators were big. Mere hours after check out, we were called and told that we never arrived at... More 

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Thank Allison A
Kenly, North Carolina
2 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 May 2016

Tiny room, TV did NOT work, the manager was evil and he would NOT provide adequate toilet paper or towels. "FREE CONTINENTAL breakfast consisted of wheat bread and fake orange juice. It was disgusting and an abject waste of money at $73/night plus tax!!

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2 Thank Michael W
Boston, Ma.
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 March 2016

old motel, in process of change from RED CARPET INN, clean and good pillows, friendly staff, could use a better breakfast. Close to center of town. best part, because the town is a charm. Good restaurants and lots of activity.

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Reviewed 5 October 2015 via mobile

We stayed here one night. Bed was clean but bathroom was awful. Rooms were very musty and the window was so dirty you could not see out. If you have a choice as we did not go anywhere else.LClean but drains in tub and sink were so slow they took hours to drain. Staff friendly but not keeping up with... More 

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Mount Pleasant, South Carolina, USA
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 September 2015

We were coming off the Blue Ridge Parkway last weekend when a pickup trunk swerved into our lane and took off our rearview mirror and scratched our car. After waiting an hour for the police to arrive because the truck driver appeared to have no assurance of insurance coverage and another half hour for them to process it, we opted... More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 25 April 2015 via mobile

Right after opening the door, a wave of a horrible scent hit our faces. Spider webs all over the walls and the walls were dirty. Beds were dirty and when I turned the shower on, the water was BLACK and we had to ask for our money back and ended up staying at the Super 8 which was about 1... More 

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Falmouth, Massachusetts
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 August 2014

Unfortunately we stumbled across this hotel late at night, we were passing through and didn't have the energy to go elsewhere. This hotel earns the distinction of worst hotel I've ever stayed in. Dirty, dusty carpets; stained upholstered chairs & curtains; dirty, scuffed walls and floorboards, bathroom last remodeled approximately 50 years ago; no batteries in smoke detectors ( I... More 

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Amenities

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Breakfast
  • Free Parking
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  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Breakfast
  • Free Parking

Additional Information about Econo Lodge

Address: 820 S Main St, Lexington, VA 24450-2237 (Formerly Red Carpet Inn Lexington)
Region: United States > Virginia > Lexington
Price Range: $65 - $119 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:1.5 star — Econo Lodge 1.5*
Number of rooms: 44
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Also Known As:
Red Carpet Inn Lexington Hotel Lexington
Lexington Red Carpet Inn
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“109 was OK”
 of 5 bubbles PaulD274, 23 Jun 2016 | Read review
“Nasty little manager who barely spoke English.”
 of 5 bubbles 817michaelw817, 1 May 2016 | Read review
“no views from any room”
 of 5 bubbles LauraMtPleasant, 3 Sep 2015 | Read review
“No good rooms here.”
 of 5 bubbles bejoyful65, 4 Jun 2014 | Read review
“The best rooms would be located at a different hotel.”
  • At one time there were 2 beds.. not any more.
 of 5 bubbles jntcm, 18 Jul 2012 | Read review
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