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Econo Lodge Inn & Suites El Cajon San Diego East

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  • Excellent14%
  • Very good32%
  • Average15%
  • Poor15%
  • Terrible24%
12 Jul 2017
“Bit of a dump but OK for the price”
18 Mar 2017
“Ok”
Free Wifi
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Breakfast included
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Reviewed 12 October 2017

Looked cool in pictures so I was hoping for a nice place with a Cali feel to it. Actually, it is dirty and run down and sketchy. Right next to a major freeway. Carpet feels greasy. Shower drain slow. Weird random people coming in and...More

Thank bcuztacos
Response from Chetan P, Manager at Econo Lodge Inn & Suites El Cajon San Diego EastResponded 13 October 2017

Dear Guest, I apologize your were disturb by the people going in and out of the gas station and the Taco shop, since the hotel is situated behind the gas station and taco shop we share the same entrance. However being in the back it...More

Reviewed 18 September 2017 via mobile

Check-in was smooth and staff member was friendly. The room had an unpleasant odor. There was no toilet paper in the room, so we had to go back to the desk and ask for a roll. The floor in the main room had dirty shoe...More

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Response from Chetan P, General Manager at Econo Lodge Inn & Suites El Cajon San Diego EastResponded 13 October 2017

Dear Guest Thank you for staying with us, we appreciate your business. I apologize for the unpleasant odor and house keeping failing to leave you any toilet paper. I will make sure the housekeeper that cleaned this room gets additional training. Once again we are...More

Reviewed 4 September 2017 via mobile

Checked into room 109! OMG! How more disgusting can a hotel room be !!! The strong smell of smoke combined with antiseptic chlorine like and mold smell got into my lungs and my eyes !!!! I left and went to front desk and found out...More

Thank Robert Pierre S
Response from Chetan P, Manager at Econo Lodge Inn & Suites El Cajon San Diego EastResponded 6 September 2017

Dear Robert, As you admitted you had made a mistake by booking a smoking room, our staff offered you the only non smoking room they had and it was a suite. You had to pay the difference in rate which you refused. At this point...More

Reviewed 13 July 2017

This is a bit of a dump, good for a one night stay. It’s situated behind a gas station…. Check-in (late night) was handled through a window (I assume it’s not a safe area ??). Room was OK, not cramped but did not smell very...More

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Reviewed 21 March 2017 via mobile

Really bad customer service, no room service, when we checked out they said the system is down and we can't give you your deposit back , not recommended at all, room service didn't show up until 5 PM even when i requested to be between...More

2  Thank Ubaida M
Response from Chetan P, Manager at Econo Lodge Inn & Suites El Cajon San Diego EastResponded 23 March 2017

Dear Ubaida, Thank you for staying with us, we appreciate your business. I apologize we could not refund you deposit due to system outage upon your check out. However the system came back up and your deposit was released on your credit card while you...More

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Amenities
Top amenities
Free Parking
Pool
Spa
Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Breakfast included
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Meeting Rooms
Business Centre with Internet Access
Multilingual Staff
Self-Serve Laundry
Things to do
Pool
Spa
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Outdoor pool
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US$62 - US$97 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms, Suites, Kitchenette
Details
Price range
US$62 - US$97 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms, Suites, Kitchenette
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In response to the answer from the alleged hotel "manager" (I can't believe I am using that word to describe this man) - that is not how your awful hotel operates. there was ABSOLUTELY ZERO COMMUNICATION from you AT ALL and... More
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"Find a different hotel. Don't get any hotel in El Cajon they are all junk."
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"Look elsewhere."
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"King room with sofa sleeper can sleep 4. Upstairs rooms are quieter, less people noise."
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"Find another place....just be careful if you do have to stay here"
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