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Econo Lodge Inn And Suites East

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07/05/2017 08/05/2017
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Columbia, Missouri
Reviewed 2 June 2015

We arrived after dinner and were greeted by a loquacious desk clerk who blamed Price Line for our not having a first floor room, as requested. We had not used Price Line to book the motel. The room was pleasant and everything worked. The breakfast options were better than most.

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terry s, Guest Relations Manager at Econo Lodge Inn And Suites East, responded to this review

We can't thank you enough for sharing the ways that we were able to impress you and the ways that we can continue to improve upon our service and hospitality. I hope that we will impress you with exemplary service during future visits.

Tullahoma, Tennessee
Reviewed 19 May 2015

This hotel is an older hotel but some updates have been completed in the rooms. The bed was comfortable. The area was quiet even though you are right next to the interstate. If you are traveling on Mon-Thur, they serve a free dinner on those nights. We had chili one night and beef stroganoff another night.

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terry s, Guest Relations Manager at Econo Lodge Inn And Suites East, responded to this review

We are all thrilled to learn that you enjoyed such a pleasant experience with us. It is so rewarding to hear that we were able to provide a comfortable, satisfying, and convenient experience. We are very happy to learn that your stay was so peaceful, and we hope to see you again soon!

Old Hickory, Tennessee
Reviewed 15 April 2015 via mobile

Great hotel for the price with an outstanding staff! How wonderful to save a dollar without lowering my standards!!! My advice is to enjoy a clean room plus 2 meals without breaking the bank! The staff was outstanding!!!!!

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terry s, Guest Relations Manager at Econo Lodge Inn And Suites East, responded to this review

I am happy to learn that you enjoyed the value, cleanliness, and our outstanding staff of our hotel! We greatly appreciate the time you've taken to rate our hotel and we look forward to your next visit.

Memphis, Tennessee
Reviewed 3 March 2015

A very convenient location near Interstate 40 on the east side of Knoxville, TN. The rooms are clean, smell good, well appointed, and spacious. The room included a refrigerator, microwave and coffee maker. The property exterior is well maintained. The front desk staff was friendly and efficient, check-in was quick. The bed was very comfortable, however the pillows were what...

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terry s, Manager at Econo Lodge Inn And Suites East, responded to this review

It is very heartwarming to learn that you enjoyed your stay with us. I am very pleased to learn that you enjoyed the breakfast offered at our hotel. We're glad you had a great time with us and we look forward to serving you again.

Knoxville, Tennessee
Reviewed 17 February 2015

I booked this room because it was the only jacuzzi suite I could find in town on valentines day. Check in was fast and friendly. I went to my room the key didn't work so I went to the front desk the guy told me to say one thousand two in my head after putting the key in the slot...

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terry s, Manager at Econo Lodge Inn And Suites East, responded to this review

Thank you for sharing your experience, and I am so sorry to learn that we failed to meet your expectations of quality service and accommodations. Know that your voice is important to us and that we are working hard to address these issues and improve upon the guest experience. We already sent our maintenance poeple to check and fix the...

Chicago
Reviewed 28 December 2014 via mobile

The room smelled of smoke, cigarette burns on the matrress, dirty blanket. Dingy. Mold in the bathroom. Wasn't expecting anything amazing but cleaner would have been nice. The breakfast was nice though.

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terry s, Manager at Econo Lodge Inn And Suites East, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to write this review and share your experience. Unfortunately, despite our efforts to ensure that nobody smokes in non-smoking rooms, it does occasionally happen and I hope you’ll accept our sincerest apologies for the smell of smoke that you experienced. Please accept our sincerest apologies for any services or amenities that did not live...

Baltimore, Maryland
Reviewed 5 December 2014 via mobile

Had to wait a while for check in because of so many truckers checking in. The room was OK but we had to hip check the door to get in. We were only there for one night so it was fine. While it looked clean I still felt dirty even in the shower maybe because no fan . Bathroom was...

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jennifer_econolodge, Front Office Manager at Econo Lodge Inn And Suites East, responded to this review

Thank you very much for your review! Your feedback is valuable to us so that we can improve the quality of our hotel & we appreciate hearing how we rate from our guest's perspective! -Jennifer Front Desk Manager

Ellenton, Florida
Reviewed 22 October 2014

When you stay at an Econo Lodge you do not expect much but a low price. However, this Econo Lodge did all it could to deliver price and value. The front desk clerk ( Brandon) was perhaps the friendliest hotel clerk I have ever encountered and I probably have 500+ stays under my belt. He did everything he could to...

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jennifer_econolodge, Front Office Manager at Econo Lodge Inn And Suites East, responded to this review

Thank you very much! I am so happy that you enjoyed your recent stay with us & sincerely hope that you will be able to return again in the future!

Sanford, North Carolina, United States
Reviewed 13 October 2014

This was a very good hotel for the price. Everything was clean and well cared for. the hotel was very busy this weekend and basically sold out. The desk clerk was so awesome and patient, he was working alone and many people dropping in off the interstate trying to get a room and the hotel is full. He is directing...

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jennifer_econolodge, Front Office Manager at Econo Lodge Inn And Suites East, responded to this review

Thank you very much for your kind review! I am glad that you enjoyed your stay & sincerely hope that you stay with us again if ever in Knoxville!! -Jennifer FD Manager

Reviewed 10 September 2014 via mobile

When we started coming here 3 years ago we really enjoyed it. It has fallen down hill slowly but steadily. This most recent 2 night visit will probably be our last. So at check in I am certain I made it very clear I wanted to be close to the office, she gave me the room 122, as far from...

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terry s, Manager at Econo Lodge Inn And Suites East, responded to this review

We appreciate your loyalty and we are deeply saddened to hear that you are seeking out other hotels due to the lapse in service you experienced during your recent stay. Please accept our sincerest apologies for any services or amenities that did not live up to your expectations. We hope that you will change your mind about giving us a...

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Free Parking
  • Pool
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Breakfast included
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Hot Tub
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Smoking rooms available
  • Accessible rooms
  • Suites
  • Family Rooms
In your room
  • Microwave
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Self-Serve Laundry
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Award Winning Econo Lodge Inn & Suites East is ideally located with easy access to Interstate 40, approximately 10 miles east of downtown Knoxville. Features and amenities include: •Free Southern-style supper served Monday-Saturday 5PM-7PM •Free HSIA •Free deluxe breakfast buffet with fresh, hot waffles, biscuits & gravy •Pet friendly with small fee. •All spacious guest rooms feature refrigerators, microwaves, irons, ironing boards, coffee makers, hair dryers and cable television with HBO. In addition to standard amenities, the hotel also offers rooms with whirlpool bathtubs. Non-smoking and connecting rooms available. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Econo Lodge Inn And Suites East

Address: 7424 Strawberry Plains Pk., Knoxville, TN 37924 (Formerly Comfort Inn East)
Region: United States > Tennessee > Knoxville
Price Range: RM255 - RM387 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Econo Lodge Inn And Suites East 2*
Number of rooms: 72
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Econo Lodge Knoxville
Knoxville Econo Lodge
Econo Lodge East
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