ECONO LODGE SOUTH

16905 Parkdale Rd., Petersburg, VA 23805 United States (USA)
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2.0 Star Rural Hotel in Petersburg City County
37.07997-77.35615
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3.0/ 5

Based on 23 guest reviews

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  • Comp. Breakfast
  • The Avg. Group Saves 17.7%!
  • 90 rooms in property
  • 2 floors in property
  • Check-in: 1 PM
  • Check-out: 11 AM
  • Group score of 9.4/10

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Local Attractions

Softball USSSA 0.5m/0.8km N, Appomattox Iron Works 5.0m/8.0km N, Civil War Battlefields 5.0m/8.0km N, Ft. Lee Quartermaster Museum 5.0m/8.0km N, Historic Petersburg 5.0m/8.0km N, South Park Mall7.0m/11.3km N, Old Town Petersburg 10.0m/16.1km N, Virginia Motor Sports Park 10.0m/16.1km S, Petersburg Battlefield Park 12.0m/19.3km NW, VA Motor Park 15.0m/24.1km S, Historic Richmond 20.0m/32.2km S, James River Plantation 40.0m/64.4km E, Kings Dominion 45.0m/72.4km N, Busch Gardens 60.0m/96.5km W, Colonial Williamsburg 60.0m/96.5km E

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Summary of Verified Reviews

Summary of 72 verified reviews

The TrustYou Meta-Review is a summary of verified reviews from across the web. These summaries use state-of-the-art algorithms to analyze review data and benchmark hotels against each other so you can find and book the perfect hotel.

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56
Poor

With a poor TrustScore of 56, guests think this hotel is not up to standards with its rooms, cleanliness and breakfast.

Good to know

  • Dirty bathroom

    “Filthy bathroom”

  • Dirty room

    “Dirty coffee pot” “Dirty carpet”

  • Poor bathroom

    “Paper thin towels” “Broken sink”

  • Bad furniture

    “No alarm clock” “Dirty carpet”

Review highlights

Service

74/100
15 reviews

Beds and cleanliness are decent, but rooms look old and poorly-furnished.

“Friendly staff” “24 hour front desk” “Great customer service”

Location

50/100
5 reviews

Location is ok.

“Quiet location;” “Shady location”

Cleanliness

39/100
24 reviews

Bathrooms and rooms are untidy. Moderately clean hotel facilities.

“Dirty coffee pot” “Dirty carpet” “Filthy bathroom”

Food

33/100
6 reviews

Food is not good.

“No food”

Room

27/100
36 reviews

Neglected, dirty rooms, especially bathrooms, with poor furniture. Comfortable beds.

“No amenities” “No alarm clock” “Paper thin towels”

Breakfast

21/100
12 reviews

Bad breakfast.

“Dry cereal” “No breakfast offered” “Breakfast was a joke”

Vibe

0/100
5 reviews

Poor vibe. Hotel is outdated.

Ranked top 37% by families, with a score of 59

Good to know

  • Dirty

    “Dirty coffee pot” “Dirty carpet”

  • Dirty room

    “Dirty coffee pot” “Dirty carpet”

  • Room is not nice

    “No amenities” “No alarm clock”

  • Poor bathroom

    “Paper thin towels” “Broken sink”

Review highlights

Cleanliness

41/100
6 reviews

Dirty room.

“Dirty coffee pot” “Dirty carpet” “Filthy bathroom”

Room

28/100
6 reviews

Filthy rooms with unacceptable bathrooms.

“No amenities” “No alarm clock” “Paper thin towels”

Ranked top 82% by couples, with a score of 52

Good to know

  • Fantastic service

    “Friendly staff” “24 hour front desk”

  • Room is not nice

    “No amenities” “No alarm clock”

  • Dirty room

    “Dirty coffee pot” “Dirty carpet”

  • Dirty

    “Dirty coffee pot” “Dirty carpet”

Review highlights

Service

67/100
2 reviews

Service is adequate.

“Friendly staff” “24 hour front desk” “Great customer service”

Cleanliness

32/100
3 reviews

Dirty room.

“Dirty coffee pot” “Dirty carpet” “Filthy bathroom”

Room

22/100
6 reviews

Filthy rooms with unacceptable bathrooms.

“No amenities” “No alarm clock” “Paper thin towels”

Good to know

  • Dirty bathroom

    “Filthy bathroom”

  • Dirty room

    “Dirty coffee pot” “Dirty carpet”

  • Poor bathroom

    “Paper thin towels” “Broken sink”

  • Bad furniture

    “No alarm clock” “Dirty carpet”

Review highlights

Service

68/100
15 reviews

Friendly service and acceptable reception.

“Friendly staff” “24 hour front desk” “Great customer service”

Location

50/100
5 reviews

Location is ok.

“Quiet location;” “Shady location”

Cleanliness

39/100
24 reviews

Bathrooms and rooms are untidy. Moderately clean hotel facilities.

“Dirty coffee pot” “Dirty carpet” “Filthy bathroom”

Food

33/100
6 reviews

Food is not good.

“No food”

Room

26/100
36 reviews

Neglected, dirty rooms, especially bathrooms, with poor furniture. Comfortable beds.

“No amenities” “No alarm clock” “Paper thin towels”

Breakfast

23/100
11 reviews

Bad breakfast.

“Dry cereal” “No breakfast offered” “Breakfast was a joke”

Vibe

0/100
5 reviews

Poor vibe. Hotel is outdated.

Ranked top 41% by families, with a score of 60

Good to know

  • Dirty

    “Dirty coffee pot” “Dirty carpet”

  • Dirty room

    “Dirty coffee pot” “Dirty carpet”

  • Room is not nice

    “No amenities” “No alarm clock”

  • Poor bathroom

    “Paper thin towels” “Broken sink”

Review highlights

Cleanliness

41/100
6 reviews

Dirty room.

“Dirty coffee pot” “Dirty carpet” “Filthy bathroom”

Room

28/100
6 reviews

Filthy rooms with unacceptable bathrooms.

“No amenities” “No alarm clock” “Paper thin towels”

Good to know

  • Room is not nice

    “No amenities” “No alarm clock”

  • Dirty room

    “Dirty coffee pot” “Dirty carpet”

  • Dirty

    “Dirty coffee pot” “Dirty carpet”

Review highlights

Service

67/100
2 reviews

Service is adequate.

“Friendly staff” “24 hour front desk” “Good cleaning”

Cleanliness

32/100
3 reviews

Dirty room.

“Dirty coffee pot” “Dirty carpet” “Filthy bathroom”

Room

22/100
6 reviews

Filthy rooms with unacceptable bathrooms.

“No amenities” “No alarm clock” “Paper thin towels”

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Customer Reviews of Econo Lodge South

3.0 out of 5.Based on 23 guest reviews, Average

Property Description

Welcome to the Econo Lodge South, a Petersburg hotel near Fort LeeConveniently located off Interstate 95, the Econo Lodge® South hotel is the ideal place for stopover when traveling through central Virginia. This Petersburg, VA hotel is near popular area attractions and businesses including Fort Lee, Petersburg National Battlefield, Virginia Motorsports Park, Southpark Mall, Virginia State University and Richard Bland College.Historic Petersburg is home to many historic sites like the Old Blandford Church, featuring 15 Louis Comfort Tiffany windows dedicated to Southern soldiers who died during the war. Nearby Pamplin Historical Park is home to antebellum homes, costumed living history demonstrations, and the award-winning National Museum of the Civil War Soldier.This Petersburg, VA hotel offers full-service amenities including: * Free continental breakfast * Free wireless Internet access in all Rooms * Free local calls * Free coffee * Seasonal outdoor pool (closed for renovations)Business travelers will appreciate conveniences like access to computer, copy and fax services and meeting facilities that can accommodate up to 100 people.In addition to standard amenities, some guest rooms are equipped with microwaves, refrigerators, coffee makers, irons, ironing boards and hair dryers. Handicap accessible and non-smoking rooms are also available. Pets are welcome to stay for a small nightly fee.Coin-operated laundry facilities are provided for guest convenience. Ample bus and truck parking is located on the property.The friendly staff and management at the Econo Lodge South hotel look forward to being your home away from home in the Petersburg area. Come stay with us and experience true Virginia hospitality.

Details / Other Expenses

Check In:1 PM
Check Out:11 AM
Year of Last Renovation:2003
Floors:2
Rooms:90
Corridors:All Rooms Have Exterior Hallways
Non Smoking Rooms:45
Handicap Rooms:1
Suites:1
Room Windows:Windows Don't Open
Cleaning Frequency:Daily
Meeting Rooms:1
Meeting Space:2500 sq. feet
Banquet Space:Holds 100 people
Dist. to Food/Bars:0.5 Mi
Dist. to 24hr Restaurant:10.0 Mi
Dist. to Nearest Gym:15.0 Mi
Policies / Expenses
Cancellation:
Individual - 4pm on arrival date, Group - 7 days
Nightly Parking:Free
Typical Group Deposit:50%
Total Taxes:10.30%
Total Misc Fees:$0.00 USD
(mandatory resort fees/taxes)
State Tax: 5.30%
City Tax: 5.00%

Amenities / Features


Pet Friendly? Yes! Pets are allowed.
$10 Per Pet Per Day


  • Air conditioning
  • Bus parking
  • Charge for early check out
  • Clothes drying
  • Complimentary breakfast
  • Conference facilities
  • Credit card accepted: Mastercard/Visa
  • Credit card accepted: American Express
  • Credit card accepted: Discover
  • Electronic key card
  • Express Check-Out
  • Facilities for the disabled
  • Fax available
  • Free local calls
  • Hairdryer available
  • Handicap accessible
  • Ice Maker
  • Internet - wireless
  • Internet is Complimentary
  • Jacuzzi
  • Laundry facilities
  • Microwave in room
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • 24 hours opened
  • Office or business center
  • Pets allowed
  • Private bathroom in room
  • Quiet location
  • Refrigerator
  • Self controlled heating/cooling system
  • Shower
  • Tea and coffee making facilities
  • Telephone
  • Telephone in all rooms
  • Telephone - Free local calls
  • Television
  • TV - Free Cable
  • TV - Free HBO
  • Travellers cheques accepted

Airport & Shuttle Information

Petersburg Munic. Arpt15.0m/24.1km S, Richmond Intl. Arpt.40.0m/64.4km N

Airport Shuttle? Sorry, no airport shuttle available.

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 South

Rate fluctuations of Econo Lodge South

Above shows seasonality of room prices for both group rates and the lowest individual traveler rates we could find at the time the group/meeting bid was placed. The lowest group rate shown is 17.5% in June 2014 and the highest average individual rate is $69 in the month of June 2015. 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 South in a month when rates are lower.

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