Econo Lodge

1500 Us Highway 72 East, Athens, AL 35611 United States (USA) near Exit 351 on I-65 (~0.1mi)
View Map Reservations: 1-800-760-7718
2.0 Star Property
34.782364-86.937775
+1-800-760-7718
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Based on 64 guest reviews

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  • Our hotel comes with an outdoor pool
  • Hotel has 48 rooms
  • Check in time: 11:00
  • Group friendly rating of 5.5/10

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Room Types

Check Rates1 Double Bed
Non-Smoking
Check Rates1 King Bed
Smoking    Non-Smoking
Check Rates1 King Bed Accessible
Non-Smoking
Check Rates1 King Bed Accessible Iron and Ironing Board Microwave, Refrigerator, Free
Non-Smoking
Check Rates1 King Bed Deluxe - Free WiFi, Microwave, Minifridge Coffeemaker, Hairdryer
Non-Smoking
Check Rates1 King Bed Iron and Ironing Board Free Continental Breakfast, Microwave
Non-Smoking
Check Rates1 King Bed Iron and Ironing Board Microwave, Refrigerator, Free Continental
Smoking
Check Rates1 King Bed Jacuzzi Deluxe - Free WiFi, Microwave, Minifridge Coffeemaker, Hairdryer
Smoking
Check Rates1 King Bed Jacuzzi Free WiFi, Microwave, Minifridge Coffeemaker, Hairdryer
Smoking
Check Rates1 King Bed Jacuzzi Free WiFi, Microwave, Minifridge Coffeemaker, Hairdryer Cable TV HBO
Smoking
Check Rates1 King Bed Jacuzzi Suite - Free WiFi, Microwave, Minifridge Hairdryer Cable TV HBO
Non-Smoking
Check Rates1 King Bed No
Smoking    Non-Smoking
Check Rates1 King Bed No Rates
Smoking
Check Rates1 King Bed Suite
Smoking    Non-Smoking
Check Rates1 King Bed Suite Hot Tub in Room Iron and Ironing Board Free
Smoking    Non-Smoking
Check Rates1 or 2 Beds
Non-Smoking
Check Rates1 Queen Bed Accessible - Free WiFi, Microwave, Minifridge Coffeemaker, Hairdryer
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Check Rates1 Queen Bed Deluxe - Free WiFi, Microwave, Minifridge Coffeemaker, Hairdryer
Non-Smoking
Check Rates2 Double Beds
Smoking    Non-Smoking
Check Rates2 Double Beds Iron and Ironing Board Microwave, Refrigerator, Free Continental
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Check Rates2 Double Beds No
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Check Rates2 Double Beds No Rates
Smoking
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Check Rates2 Queen Bed Deluxe - Free WiFi, Microwave, Minifridge Coffemaker Hairdryer
Non-Smoking
Check Rates2 Queen Bed Deluxe - Free WiFi, Microwave, Minifridge Coffemaker Hairdryer Cable
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Check Rates2 Queen Beds Deluxe - Free WiFi, Microwave, Minifridge Coffeemaker, Hairdryer
Smoking
Check Rates2 Queen Beds Deluxe - Free WiFi, Microwave, Minifridge Coffeemaker, Hairdryer Cable TV HBO
Smoking
Check RatesCAA Member Rate 1 King Bed Deluxe - Free WiFi, Microwave, Minifridge Coffeemaker, Hairdryer
Non-Smoking
Check RatesCAA Member Rate 1 King Bed Jacuzzi Deluxe - Free WiFi, Microwave, Minifridge Coffeemaker, Hairdryer
Smoking
Check RatesCAA Member Rate 1 King Bed Jacuzzi Free WiFi, Microwave, Minifridge Coffeemaker, Hairdryer
Smoking
Check RatesCAA Member Rate 1 King Bed Jacuzzi Suite - Free WiFi, Microwave, Minifridge Hairdryer Cable TV HBO
Non-Smoking
Check RatesCAA Member Rate 1 Queen Bed Accessible - Free WiFi, Microwave, Minifridge Coffeemaker, Hairdryer
Smoking    Non-Smoking
Check RatesCAA Member Rate 1 Queen Bed Deluxe - Free WiFi, Microwave, Minifridge Coffeemaker, Hairdryer
Non-Smoking
Check RatesCAA Member Rate 2 Queen Bed Deluxe - Free WiFi, Microwave, Minifridge Coffemaker Hairdryer
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Check RatesCAA Member Rate 2 Queen Beds Deluxe - Free WiFi, Microwave, Minifridge Coffeemaker, Hairdryer
Smoking
Check RatesEnd Of Summer Sale 1 King Bed Deluxe - Free WiFi, Microwave, Minifridge Coffeemaker, Hairdryer
Non-Smoking
Check RatesEnd Of Summer Sale 1 King Bed Jacuzzi Deluxe - Free WiFi, Microwave, Minifridge Coffeemaker Hairdry
Smoking
Check RatesEnd Of Summer Sale 1 King Bed Jacuzzi Free WiFi, Microwave, Minifridge Coffeemaker, Hairdryer
Smoking
Check RatesEnd Of Summer Sale 1 King Bed Jacuzzi Suite - Free WiFi, Microwave, Minifridge Hairdryer Cable TV Hb
Non-Smoking
Check RatesEnd Of Summer Sale 1 Queen Bed Accessible - Free WiFi, Microwave, Minifridge Coffeemaker, Hairdryer
Smoking    Non-Smoking
Check RatesEnd Of Summer Sale 1 Queen Bed Deluxe - Free WiFi, Microwave, Minifridge Coffeemaker, Hairdryer
Non-Smoking
Check RatesEnd Of Summer Sale 2 Queen Bed Deluxe - Free WiFi, Microwave, Minifridge Coffemaker Hairdryer
Non-Smoking
Check RatesEnd Of Summer Sale 2 Queen Beds Deluxe - Free WiFi, Microwave, Minifridge Coffeemaker, Hairdryer
Smoking

Verified Reviews of Econo Lodge

Below are the verified reviews from guests that we have booked recently:
"Made reservations for bottom floor but didn’t have it when I checked in. Had to take second floor wi"
Overall Score2.0/ 5
Also need some repairs on the building and cleaner. No ice machine on second floor. Had to go to main office for ice.
(Individual traveler, booked 1 room), from US flag
02-Oct-2021 Verified Review, stayed from Fri Oct 01 to Sun Oct 03 2021 at a $71.99 average nightly rate.
"Motel Hell"
Overall Score1.0/ 5
Lamps broken, walls damaged, actual holes. Never saw anything like it.
(Individual traveler, booked 1 room), from US flag
05-Apr-2021 Verified Review, stayed from Fri Mar 26 to Sat Mar 27 2021 at a $66.99 average nightly rate.
"The staff was friendly, the room was clean."
Overall Score4.0/ 5
I would recommend this to everybody,thi s.d is the third time I have stayed at Economy inn and had good experiences at every one!
(Individual traveler, booked 1 room), from US flag
27-Mar-2021 Verified Review, stayed from Sat Mar 13 to Sun Mar 14 2021 at a $65.99 average nightly rate.
1.5 out of 5. Based on 64 guest reviews

Property Description

Our pet-friendly hotel in Athens, AL is easy to find, easy to book and easy on your wallet. Amenities include free WiFi, free Easy Starts continental breakfast, meeting space, an outdoor seasonal pool and guest laundry service. Guest rooms feature refrigerators and microwaves, premium bedding, work desks, flat-screen TVs and coffee makers. When you are looking for a discount, hotel accommodations at the Econo Lodge offer the basics on a budget. We are an easy stop on the road near the Alabama Veterans Museum, U.S. Space and Rocket Center, Athens State University, Athens-Limestone Hospital and Macs Sports Bar and Steakhouse. Plus, when you stay at our hotel in Athens, AL, you earn rewards, including free nights and gift cards, with our Choice Privileges Rewards program. Pets allowed 10.00 USD per night. Max 40 lbs, 3 pets per room.

Details / Other Expenses

Check In: 11:00
Floors: 0
Rooms: 48
Non Smoking Rooms: 0
Handicap Rooms: 0
Suites: 0
Meeting Rooms: 0 View Spaces
Meeting Space: 240 sq. feet
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Amenities / Features


  • Pets allowed
  • Laundry facilities

Pet Friendly?

Service animals complying with ADA Title lll regulations are allowed.

Yes! Pets are allowed.

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.

Meeting Rooms and Banquet Rooms at Econo Lodge

Below are the meeting, banquet, conference and event spaces at Econo Lodge.

Feel free to use the Econo Lodge meeting space capacities chart below to help in your event planning. Hotel Planner specializes in Athens event planning for sleeping rooms and meeting space for corporate events, weddings, parties, conventions, negotiated rates and trade shows.

Meeting Room Name L x W x H
(Feet)
Size
(sqft.)
Banquet
5'/6'
Banquet Space Layout
Crescent
Crescent Tables Layout
Classroom
Classroom Meeting Layout
Hollow
Square
Hollow Square Table Layout
U-Shape
U Shape Meeting Layout
Boardroom
Boardroom Meeting Space
Convention
8'/10'
Convention Booth Layout
Theater
Theater Layout
Reception
Reception Desk for Meeting
Regist.
Desk
Registration Desk for Meeting
Meeting Room 20 x 12 x 0 240--/----17676--/--------
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Meeting Room

Room Type:
General Meeting Room
Total Size:
240 Sq. Mi
Dimensions:
20 x 12 x 0 M.
Floor Level:
Natural Light?:
No
Obstructions?
No
Built In Screens?
No
Built In Stage?
No
Built In A/V?
No
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    FAQs about Econo Lodge

    What time is check in?

    Check in time is 11:00 based on the hotel's local time. Early check in may be available if requested at the front desk on the day of check-in.

    How many rooms does Econo Lodge have?

    There are 48 sleeping rooms in the hotel.

    Is there any meeting space at Econo Lodge?

    Yes, they have 1 meeting room that can support various table layouts.

    Can I get a AAA rate at Econo Lodge?

    Yes, they have stay dates that support AAA hotel discounts. Example room type: AAA Member Rate 1 King Bed Deluxe - Free WiFi, Microwave, Minifridge Coffeemaker, Hairdryer

    Can I get a Senior or AARP rate at Econo Lodge?

    Yes, they have stay dates that support Senior hotel discounts. Example room type: AARP Member Rate 1 King Bed Deluxe - Free WiFi, Microwave, Minifridge Coffeemaker, Hairdryer

    Is there a pool at Econo Lodge?

    Yes, there is a pool on-site at the property..

    Testimonials:

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    "The ease of finding what I was looking for was excellent. My customer service representative was very helpful. In the future if I have a need for this type of service, I would come back." J.W. - Baltimore, MD

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