ECONO LODGE

6021 Francis Scott Key Dr., Frederick, MD 21704 United States (USA)
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2.0 Star Highway Hotel in Frederick County
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3.0/ 5

Based on 105 guest reviews

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  • Free breakfast
  • Avg. Group Discount of 5.9%!
  • 96 rooms in property
  • Check-in: 3:00PM
  • Check-out: 11:00 am
  • Hotel has an eco-friendly policy
  • Groups & Meetings rating of 10.0/10

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Check Rates1 King Accessible Mobility and Hearing Accessible Accessible Tub
Non-Smoking
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Smoking
Check Rates1 King Air Conditioning TV Cable Satellite Pet Friendly Room
Non-Smoking
Check Rates1 King Bed Free Wired High Speed Internet No Pets Allowed TV Cable Satellite
Non-Smoking
Check Rates1 King Bed Free Wired High Speed Internet No Pets Allowed TV Cable Satellite
Smoking
Check Rates1 King Free Wired High Speed Internet Ground Floor No Pets Allowed
Non-Smoking
Check Rates1 King Free Wired High Speed Internet No Pets Allowed TV Cable Satellite Desk
Non-Smoking
Check Rates1 King Free Wired High Speed Internet No Pets Allowed TV Cable Satellite Desk
Smoking
Check Rates1 King Lexyl Gov WiFi Free Breakfast 4p Cancel Parking Free
Non-Smoking
Check Rates1 King Lexyl Gov WiFi Free Breakfast 4p Cancel Parking Free
Smoking
Check Rates2 Double Beds Free Wired High Speed Internet Ground Floor
Non-Smoking
Check Rates2 Double Beds Free Wired High Speed Internet Ground Floor No Pets Allowed Desk
Non-Smoking
Check Rates2 Double Beds Ground Floor Pet Friendly Room TV Cable Satellite Free High Speed Wireless Desk
Non-Smoking
Check Rates2 Double Beds Lexyl Gov WiFi Free Breakfast 4p Cancel Parking Free
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Check Rates2 Double Beds Lexyl Gov WiFi Free Breakfast 4p Cancel Parking Free No Pets Allowed Desk
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Check Rates2 Double Beds No Pets Allowed 1st Floor Air Conditioning Bathtub Only
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Check Rates2 Double Beds No Pets Allowed Desk TV Cable Satellite Ground Floor
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Check RatesDouble Room 2 Double Beds Ground Floor
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Check RatesDouble Room 2 Double Beds Ground Floor
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Check RatesStandard Double Room 2 Double Beds
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Check RatesStandard Double Room 2 Double Beds Stand Alone No Pets Allowed
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Local Attractions

WASHINGTON DC 40 MILES, BALTIMORE 40 MILES, FRED DOWNTOWN 1 MILE, Francis Scott Key Grave 0.5m/0.8km N Francis Scott Key Mall 1.0m/1.6km S Downtown Frederick 2.0m/3.2km E Frederick Mall 3.0m/4.8km NW Westview Promenade 3.8m/6.1km SE An

Summary of Verified Reviews

Summary of 288 verified reviews

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Fair

Fair budget hotel. Parking is nice and easy and reception was impressive. Wonderful sightseeing.

“Inexpensive overnight stay” “The lady laughed”

Great Economy Hotel Top 16% in city
Great City Hotel Top 25% in city

Good to know

  • TV is not good

    “Remote did not work” “TV remote didn't work”

  • Poor bathroom

    “Towels were small” “No towells”

  • Friendly service

    “Caring staff” “Accommodating staff”

  • Hotel is outdated

    “Old property”

Review highlights

Service

84/100
85 reviews

Friendly reception service, with decent management.

“Friendly staff” “The lady laughed” “Pleasant staff member”

Location

84/100
48 reviews

Great location with excellent sightseeing. Excellent parking and car access.

“Close to historical attractions” “Close to the attractions” “Within walking distance of downtown”

Breakfast

61/100
36 reviews

Affordable, fairly tasty breakfasts.

“Breakfast bar great” “Great breakfast” “Better than average breakfast buffet”

WiFi

50/100
6 reviews

Regular internet service.

“INTERNET NOT WORKING” “Good wi-fi” “Free Wifi in the hotel”

Room

48/100
116 reviews

Poorly-maintained rooms with bad beds, furniture, and TVs. Dirty, old, reasonably clean and moderate-sized rooms.

“NO bath towels” “No coffee maker” “Terrible nights sleep”

Food

42/100
6 reviews

Food is not good.

“No fruit” “Stale chips”

Vibe

21/100
22 reviews

Poor vibe. Hotel is outdated. Entrance area is ok. Fine for a budget trip. Good choice for a city trip.

“Old property”

Bar

20/100
5 reviews

Bar is not good.

“Coffee too small” “Stale bar”

Ranked top 71% by couples, with a score of 73

Good to know

  • Poor beds

    “Not enough linens” “Torn bed spread”

  • Friendly service

    “Caring staff” “Accommodating staff”

  • Great location

    “Close to historical attractions” “Close to the attractions”

  • Fantastic service

    “Friendly staff” “The lady laughed”

Review highlights

Value

90/100
5 reviews

Best value for money.

“Cheapest motel” “Free shuttles” “Inexpensive overnight stay”

Service

88/100
12 reviews

Friendly service.

“Friendly staff” “The lady laughed” “Pleasant staff member”

Location

87/100
12 reviews

Great location.

“Close to historical attractions” “Close to the attractions” “Within walking distance of downtown”

Room

51/100
18 reviews

Room is okay, but bathrooms are unpleasant and beds are poor.

“Large screen” “Sheets clean” “No coffee maker”

Comfort

50/100
6 reviews

Average comfort, but beds are not great.

“Quick nights sleep” “Sheets clean” “A lot of road noise”

Ranked top 63% by families, with a score of 72

Good to know

  • Poor vibe

    “Old property”

  • Friendly service

    “Caring staff” “Accommodating staff”

  • Fantastic service

    “Friendly staff” “The lady laughed”

  • Great location

    “Close to historical attractions” “Close to the attractions”

Review highlights

Location

84/100
6 reviews

Great location.

“Close to historical attractions” “Close to the attractions” “Within walking distance of downtown”

Service

81/100
13 reviews

Friendly service.

“Friendly staff” “The lady laughed” “Pleasant staff member”

Cleanliness

61/100
11 reviews

Room cleanliness is acceptable.

“Sheets clean” “Badly stained chairs” “Stained sheet”

Breakfast

58/100
7 reviews

Breakfast is average.

“Breakfast bar great” “Better than average breakfast buffet” “Complimentary breakfast”

Room

49/100
15 reviews

Clean enough, but thoroughly unpleasant, rooms.

“NO bath towels” “No coffee maker” “Terrible nights sleep”

Comfort

47/100
4 reviews

Uncomfortable.

“A lot of road noise” “Towels were small” “Not enough linens”

Vibe

23/100
5 reviews

Poor vibe.

“Old property”

Ranked top 70% by solo travelers, with a score of 71

Good to know

  • Fantastic service

    “Friendly staff” “The lady laughed”

  • Great location

    “Close to historical attractions” “Close to the attractions”

  • Room is not nice

    “NO bath towels” “No coffee maker”

Review highlights

Service

84/100
8 reviews

Fantastic service.

“Friendly staff” “The lady laughed” “Pleasant staff member”

Location

82/100
6 reviews

Great location.

“Close to historical attractions” “Close to the attractions” “Within walking distance of downtown”

Cleanliness

58/100
8 reviews

Room cleanliness is acceptable.

“Sheets clean” “Badly stained chairs” “Musty smell”

Comfort

58/100
8 reviews

Comfortable.

“Sheets clean” “Towels were small” “Not enough linens”

Room

49/100
13 reviews

Rooms and bathrooms are clean enough, but unpleasant.

“NO bath towels” “No coffee maker” “Terrible nights sleep”

Ranked top 79% by business travelers, with a score of 60

Good to know

  • Room is not nice

    “NO bath towels” “No coffee maker”

Review highlights

Room

47/100
5 reviews

Room is not nice.

“NO bath towels” “No coffee maker” “Terrible nights sleep”

Good to know

  • TV is not good

    “Remote did not work” “TV remote didn't work”

  • Poor bathroom

    “Towels were small” “No towells”

  • Friendly service

    “Caring staff” “Accommodating staff”

  • Hotel is outdated

    “Old property”

Review highlights

Location

85/100
47 reviews

Great location with excellent sightseeing. Excellent parking and car access.

“Close to historical attractions” “Close to the attractions” “Within walking distance of downtown”

Service

83/100
85 reviews

Friendly reception service, with decent management.

“Friendly staff” “The lady laughed” “Pleasant staff member”

Breakfast

64/100
34 reviews

Affordable, fairly tasty breakfasts.

“Breakfast plentiful” “Breakfast bar great” “Better than average breakfast buffet”

WiFi

50/100
6 reviews

Regular internet service.

“INTERNET NOT WORKING” “Good wi-fi” “Free Wifi in the hotel”

Room

48/100
115 reviews

Poorly-maintained rooms with bad beds, furniture, and TVs. Dirty, old, reasonably clean and moderate-sized rooms.

“NO bath towels” “No coffee maker” “Terrible nights sleep”

Food

42/100
6 reviews

Food is not good.

“No fruit” “Stale chips”

Vibe

21/100
22 reviews

Poor vibe. Hotel is outdated.

“Old property”

Bar

20/100
5 reviews

Bar is not good.

“Coffee too small” “Stale bar”

Ranked top 63% by couples, with a score of 73

Good to know

  • Poor beds

    “Not enough linens” “Torn bed spread”

  • Friendly service

    “Caring staff” “Accommodating staff”

  • Great location

    “Close to historical attractions” “Close to the attractions”

  • Room is not nice

    “NO bath towels” “No coffee maker”

Review highlights

Value

90/100
5 reviews

Best value for money.

“Cheapest motel” “Free shuttles” “Inexpensive overnight stay”

Service

88/100
12 reviews

Friendly service.

“Friendly staff” “The lady laughed” “Pleasant staff member”

Location

87/100
12 reviews

Great location.

“Close to historical attractions” “Close to the attractions” “Within walking distance of downtown”

Room

51/100
18 reviews

Room is okay, but bathrooms are unpleasant and beds are poor.

“Sheets clean” “No coffee maker” “Remote did not work”

Comfort

50/100
6 reviews

Average comfort, but beds are not great.

“Large screen” “Quick nights sleep” “Sheets clean”

Ranked top 65% by families, with a score of 72

Good to know

  • Poor vibe

    “Old property”

  • Friendly service

    “Caring staff” “Accommodating staff”

  • Fantastic service

    “Friendly staff” “The lady laughed”

  • Room is not nice

    “NO bath towels” “No coffee maker”

Review highlights

Location

84/100
6 reviews

Great location.

“Close to historical attractions” “Close to the attractions” “Within walking distance of downtown”

Service

81/100
13 reviews

Friendly service.

“Friendly staff” “The lady laughed” “Pleasant staff member”

Cleanliness

61/100
10 reviews

Room cleanliness is acceptable.

“Sheets clean” “Badly stained chairs” “Dirty towel”

Breakfast

59/100
6 reviews

Breakfast is average.

“Breakfast bar great” “Better than average breakfast buffet” “Complimentary breakfast”

Room

49/100
15 reviews

Clean enough, but thoroughly unpleasant, rooms.

“NO bath towels” “No coffee maker” “Terrible nights sleep”

Comfort

47/100
4 reviews

Uncomfortable.

“A lot of road noise” “Towels were small” “Not enough linens”

Vibe

21/100
5 reviews

Poor vibe.

“Old property”

Good to know

  • Fantastic service

    “Friendly staff” “The lady laughed”

  • Room is not nice

    “NO bath towels” “No coffee maker”

  • Great location

    “Close to historical attractions” “Close to the attractions”

Review highlights

Service

84/100
8 reviews

Fantastic service.

“Friendly staff” “The lady laughed” “Pleasant staff member”

Location

82/100
6 reviews

Great location.

“Close to historical attractions” “Close to the attractions” “Within walking distance of downtown”

Cleanliness

58/100
8 reviews

Room cleanliness is acceptable.

“Sheets clean” “Badly stained chairs” “Dirty towel”

Comfort

58/100
8 reviews

Comfortable.

“Quick nights sleep” “Sheets clean” “Towels were small”

Room

49/100
13 reviews

Rooms and bathrooms are clean enough, but unpleasant.

“NO bath towels” “No coffee maker” “Terrible nights sleep”

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Customer Reviews of Econo Lodge

3.0 out of 5.Based on 105 guest reviews, Average

Property Description

Ideally located off Interstate 70 Route 85,and Route 355, the Econo Lodge® hotel offers easy access to downtown Frederick, Hagerstown, Gettysburg, Baltimore and Washington, D.C. This Frederick hotel is minutes from the Francis Scott Key Mall, Westview Promenade mall, Fort Detrick, Hood College and Frederick Community College.All rooms are ground floor.

Green Sustainability

yes we have a green program for not washing towels or sheets everyday

Details / Other Expenses

Check In:3:00PM
Check Out:11:00 am
Year of Last Renovation:2012
Floors:1
Rooms:96
Corridors:All Rooms Have Exterior Hallways
Non Smoking Rooms:50
Handicap Rooms:
Suites:0
Room Windows:Windows Do Open
Cleaning Frequency:Daily
Meeting Rooms:0
Dist. to Food/Bars:1.0 Mi
Dist. to 24hr Restaurant:3.0 Mi
Dist. to Nearest Gym:2.0 Mi
Policies / Expenses
Cancellation:
ACCORDING TO CONTRACT.
Nightly Parking:0
Typical Group Deposit:CC GTD
Total Taxes: 9.00%
Total Misc Fees:$1.59 USD
(mandatory resort fees/taxes)
State Tax: 6.00%
City Tax: 3.00%
Additional Person Fee:10.00 Per Person

Amenities / Features


Pet Friendly? Sorry, pets are not allowed.

  • Air conditioning
  • Central location
  • Complimentary breakfast
  • Credit card accepted: Mastercard/Visa
  • Credit card accepted: American Express
  • Credit card accepted: Discover
  • Electronic key card
  • Fax available
  • Free local calls
  • Hairdryer available
  • Handicap accessible
  • Ice Maker
  • Internet - wireless
  • Internet is Complimentary
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • 24 hours opened
  • Private bathroom in room
  • Safe in rooms
  • Telephone in all rooms
  • Telephone - Free local calls
  • Television
  • TV - Free Cable
  • TV - Free HBO
  • Travellers cheques accepted

Airport & Shuttle Information

DULLES, NATIONAL AND BALTIMORE AIRPORTS -40 MILES EACH.FREDERICK AIRPORT-2 MILES TAXI COST $8&UP OW

Airport Shuttle? Sorry, no airport shuttle available.

Breakfast Information

Complimentary CONTINENTAL breakfast

About Econo Lodge

  • Easy Starts continental breakfast
  • Offer special promotions and advance purchase deals
  • Free high-speed internet and premium movie channel
  • Convenient locations close to major roads and highways

The Econo Lodge highlights above are subject to change without notice.

Seasonality of Hotel Rates at Econo Lodge

Rate fluctuations of Econo Lodge

The chart above shows seasonality of prices for both group/meeting quotes and the best individual traveler rates our system could find at the time the group offer was entered. The most competitive group deal shown is 31.3% in September 2014 and the highest average individual rate is $84 in the month of April 2014. This chart will show past seasonality and also project future months. If you are flexible with dates, you may want to consider staying at Econo Lodge in a month when rates are lower.

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