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Bullhead City, Arizona
Reviewed 9 October 2015

This hotel was what you would expect for the price. The staff was friendly but immediately when I opened the door to the room, there was a smell of cigarettes and this was a non-smoking room. When I turned on the AC, there was a musty smell which overpowered the cigarette smell and after it ran for a while, I...

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Reviewed 28 September 2015

The staff was friendly enough but that wasn't enough for me to stay there again.....ever. We had loads of crickets in the bed, luggage, and clothes. Before leaving we had to go through our stuff to make sure we didn't bring anything home. It is not the best of areas and parking there as awful. The last night I was...

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Tapan P, General Manager at Econo Lodge Austin, responded to this review

I want to apologize about the crickets issues you had while you were here. It is a cricket season in central Texas. We see crickets everywhere. We do everything in our power to make sure they are dead and does not bother any of our guests. At times, it is very difficult to manage them as they come in big...

Cuthbert, tx
Reviewed 22 September 2015

On Friday the man at the front de was very rude to members of my party! He was loud and argued about a key. Will not stay there again Was treated like gum on the bottom of his shoe. Other front desk workers were helpful and courteous. Smoking area was in a dark corner.

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Tapan P, General Manager at Econo Lodge Austin, responded to this review

I apologize you felt that we were rude. I want to assure you that it was not our intentions. The person who came to get the keys for the room was not a registered guest. We will never issue a key to someone else or anyone that do not have ID. It was for your safety and privacy. That person...

Grapevine, Texas
Reviewed 29 June 2015

If you're looking for a no-frills, inexpensive place to stay, this is a grest choice. The staff wss very friendly, and the rooms were clean and nice. Not fancy, but a good deal for the price. Make sure you use the entrance off Burnett Road becsuse the entrance off the frontsge road has a couple of large drop offs that...

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Tapan P, General Manager at Econo Lodge Austin, responded to this review

Thanks for taking time to review your stay. We are very glad that you had a pleasant stay. Hope to see you soon again. Econo Lodge Management.

Clinton, Wisconsin
Reviewed 21 June 2015

Note: If you don't care that this hotel sells intrusive ads on it's WiFi, then skip the opening paragraph that follows. Otherwise, read on! If I have one complaint about this Econo Lodge, it's that this trip marks the second time I've seen a hotel sell advertising on its WiFi service. As I mentioned in another review about a different...

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Tapan P, General Manager at Econo Lodge Austin, responded to this review

Thanks for taking time to review your stay. We are very glad that your stay was very comfortable and our staff was very helpful to satisfied your needs. On WIFI issue, I apologize about the ads that you encounter when you logged in our network. I assure you that we do not make a dime on those ads and it...

Columbus, Texas
Reviewed 8 June 2015

Very reasonably price, and nice rooms. Don't let the location put you off. Very happy with the hotel, will return. Plenty of food options, shopping not too far away. Did not eat the breakfast due to not waking up earlier enough, so I can not comment on that.

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Tapan P, General Manager at Econo Lodge Austin, responded to this review

Thanks so much for taking time to survey your stay. We are very glad that you had a pleasant and safe stay at our hotel. We will continue to improve and keep making sure that you have a pleasant stay every time you visit us. Sincerely, Econo Lodge Management.

amarillo, tx
Reviewed 2 June 2015

Positives are that the staff was nice and helpful, quiet area and a/c, fridge, tv, hot water, etc worked well. Plus I liked you could get coffee, tea or hot chocolate 24/7 in lobby and no wifi code needed. That being said...keys had to be redone the 2nd day, main plugs undone-behind bed at check-in so only had a few...

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Tapan P, General Manager at Econo Lodge Austin, responded to this review

I apologize that your stay was not up to par. I assure you the issues you have brought up has been discussed with my staff and action plan has been in place to make sure that this does not happen again. I hope you give us another chance to show that we have improved and we do listen to our...

Dallas, Texas
Reviewed 27 May 2015

Needed a location close to the UT Balcones Research Center. All other options in the area were well over $100 except for here. Turned out to be an excellent choice. Large room, clean, etc.. If you just need an overnight bed in this area of Austin, its a fine choice. Several decent restaurants walkable across the street.

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Tapan P, Manager at Econo Lodge Austin, responded to this review

Thanks so much to take time to review your stay at our hotel. We appreciate your feedback. We were very glad that you had a clean and pleasant stay. Hope to see you soon again. Sincerely, Econo Lodge Management.

Brooklyn Center, Minnesota
Reviewed 30 April 2015

I had a wonderful time during my stay. It was a busy weekend and we're in town visiting my folks. The room they gave us was big for an econo lodge. I wasn't expecting that at all. it was quiet and i felt really safe. I enjoyed the flat screen tv and the breakfast in the morning.

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Tapan P, General Manager at Econo Lodge Austin, responded to this review

Thanks for great review. We are very glad that you had safe and pleasant stay at our hotel. We are very happy that you were satisfied with our hotel and hope to see you soon again. Sincerely, Econo Lodge Management.

Austin, Texas
Reviewed 28 April 2015

This is where I always stay when I'm in Austin. I travel a lot and prefer a clean and quiet place to sleep in with enough amenities to help my trip less stressful. The staff is friendly and the room I stayed in was spacious and clean. The staff makes sure that my stay was always a pleasant one...and it...

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Tapan P, General Manager at Econo Lodge Austin, responded to this review

Thanks for taking time to survey your stay. We are very glad that our amenities such as Free WIFI, Deluxe Continental Breakfast, Microwave/Fridge, HBO etc has helped you. We are hoping to see you soon again. Sincerely, Econo Lodge Management.

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Breakfast
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Things to do
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
  • Family Rooms
  • Smoking rooms available
In your room
  • Microwave
  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast
  • Breakfast Available
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Multilingual Staff
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Ideally located with easy access to U.S. Highway 183, Interstate 35, and Loops 1 and 360, the Econo Lodge® hotel in Austin is near the area's most popular Texas attractions, including: University of Texas at Austin Austin-Bergstrom International Airport Frank Center Erwin multipurpose venue Austin Convention Center Circuit of the Americas The Texas Capitol building, J. J. Pickle Research Campus, Zilker Metropolitan Park, Arboretum shopping center and Northcross Mall are in the Austin area near the hotel. Capital MetroRail, with a station less than two blocks from the Econo Lodge, offers convenient access to downtown Austin. Outdoor enthusiasts will enjoy visiting Town Lake, Lake Travis and Mount Bonnell. Additional nearby points of interest include: 6th Street entertainment and shopping district Travis County Exposition Center Norris Conference Centers Austin's Moonlight Towers Lyndon Baines Johnson Library and Museum Austin, The Live Music Capital of the World, hosts many events, including South by Southwest (SXSW) and Austin City Limits. Austin also hosts the Formula One United States Grand Prix, MotoGP and Summer X Games. Enjoy our many amenities: Free deluxe continental breakfast Free high-speed Internet access Free coffee Newsstand Copy and fax services All rooms have hair dryers, irons, ironing boards, coffee makers, microwaves and refrigerators. This pet-friendly hotel welcomes pets with a stay fee. This Econo Lodge supports green hotel practices. Whether traveling to the Austin area for business or pleasure, enjoy the great service and amenities at the Econo Lodge hotel. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Econo Lodge Austin

Address: 9102 Burnet Rd, Austin, TX 78758-5204 (Formerly Ramada Limited)
Region: United States > Texas > Austin > Northwest Austin
Price Range: ₹ 3,869 - ₹ 10,861 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Econo Lodge Austin 2*
Number of rooms: 40
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Austin Econo Lodge
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