ECONO LODGE INN & SUITES

605 Goldstar Highway Route 184, Groton, CT 06340 United States (USA)
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2 Star Highway Hotel in New London County
41.373355-72.049681
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2.5/ 5

Based on 57 guest reviews

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  • Complimentary breakfast is offered
  • The Avg. Group Discount is 2.8%!
  • Hotel has 45 rooms
  • 2 floors in hotel
  • 45 suites in hotel
  • Check out time: 11:00
  • Groups/Meetings rating of 6.5/10

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Local Attractions

Foxwoods casino, MGM casino, Mohegan Sun Casino, Mystic, Mystic Seaport, U S Submarine base Groton, USS Nautilus Memorial Submarine forces Museum, Mystic Aquarium, Olde Mystick village, U S Coast Guard Academy, Ocean Beach, Essex Train, New london Ferry, Gillette Castle, Groton New London Airport, Pfizer Plant, General dynamics plant, Electric Boat Plant, Misquamicut Beach, Rocky Neck Park, Mystic Pizza, Bluff Point Park, Clinton Crossing Outlets, Florence Griswold Museum, Garde Arts Center, Stonington Vineyards,

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62
Poor

Room is not nice. Unpleasant entrance area. Accessible parking.

“Excellent value for the money” “Decent sized TV”

Good Economy Hotel Top 35% in city
Most Comfortable In City

Good to know

  • Spacious rooms

    “Decent sized TV” “Room was very spacious”

  • Bad air conditioning

    “Noisy fan” “No A/C”

  • Poorly-maintained rooms

    “Coffee pot didnt work” “Fridge did not work”

  • Bad furniture

    “Torn chairs” “Couches filthy”

Review highlights

Location

93/100
54 reviews

Great location and easy parking. Shopping, restaurants and bars in the area are great.

“Close to the major highways” “Closest store” “Close to the casinos”

Comfort

71/100
112 reviews

Large, comfortable rooms. Beds are alright but rooms are noisy, and A/C substandard.

“Clean linens” “Decent sized TV” “Clean beds”

Service

63/100
106 reviews

Friendly, more-or-less professional service, and so-so reception.

“Front desk was very helpful” “Quick weekend getaway” “Laundry room available”

Room

47/100
207 reviews

Large rooms but untidy and need updating. Beds are standard, but furnishings and room maintenance are lacking. Terrible kitchenettes, minibars, TV's, and A/C.

“Doors in need of repair” “Toilet seat broken” “Torn chairs”

Cleanliness

46/100
84 reviews

Bathrooms and rooms are untidy. Moderately clean hotel facilities.

“Stove dirty” “Dirty towels” “Dirty floors”

WiFi

36/100
10 reviews

Bad internet service.

“No internet” “Very little wifi connection in my room” “Wifi was not working”

Bar

30/100
10 reviews

Bar is not good.

“No apple juice” “No juice” “No milk”

Breakfast

30/100
55 reviews

Breakfast affordable but not so tasty.

“Stale cereal” “Worst breakfast” “Breakfast could have been better”

Food

24/100
21 reviews

Food is not good.

“Stale bread” “Rotten apples” “Basic food”

Vibe

17/100
51 reviews

Poor vibe. Hotel is outdated. Unpleasant entrance area. Unfriendly atmosphere. Fine for a budget trip.

“Hallway stunk” “Outdated furniture” “Older outdated hotel”

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

Good to know

  • Old rooms

    “Old furniture” “Outdated furniture”

  • Bar is not good

    “No apple juice” “No juice”

  • Bad furniture

    “Torn chairs” “Couches filthy”

  • Bad kitchenette

    “No coffee maker” “Coffee pot didnt work”

Review highlights

Location

93/100
20 reviews

Great location.

“Close to the major highways” “Closest store” “Close to the casinos”

Comfort

70/100
33 reviews

Spacious, somewhat comfortable, but noisy rooms, with okay beds.

“Clean linens” “Noisy fan” “Mattresses comfy”

Service

66/100
36 reviews

Friendly, more-or-less professional service, and so-so reception.

“Front desk was very helpful” “Quick weekend getaway” “Staff friendly”

Room

45/100
73 reviews

Filthy old rooms and bathrooms. Rooms are spacious with standard beds. Rooms lacking maintenance with bad furniture and kitchenettes.

“Doors in need of repair” “Toilet seat broken” “Torn chairs”

Cleanliness

43/100
24 reviews

Dirty room. Moderately clean hotel facilities.

“Stove dirty” “Dirty towels” “Dirty floors”

Bar

32/100
5 reviews

Bar is not good.

“No apple juice” “No juice” “No milk”

Breakfast

29/100
25 reviews

Bad breakfast.

“Stale cereal” “Worst breakfast” “Breakfast could have been better”

Food

28/100
11 reviews

Food is not good.

“Stale bread” “Rotten apples” “Basic food”

Vibe

13/100
16 reviews

Poor vibe. Hotel is outdated.

“Hallway stunk” “Outdated furniture” “Older outdated hotel”

Ranked top 72% by families, with a score of 59

Good to know

  • Poor hotel buildings

    “No ramps” “Abandoned building”

  • Poor vibe

    “Hallway stunk” “Outdated furniture”

  • Dirty

    “Stove dirty” “Dirty towels”

  • Dirty room

    “Stove dirty” “Dirty towels”

Review highlights

Location

91/100
5 reviews

Great location.

“Close to the major highways” “Closest store” “Close to the casinos”

Value

82/100
8 reviews

Best value for money.

“Cheap for one night” “Included living room” “Excellent value for the money”

Service

60/100
12 reviews

Service is average, but very friendly.

“Front desk was very helpful” “Quick weekend getaway” “Laundry room available”

Room

45/100
26 reviews

Filthy, run-down rooms and bathrooms. Rooms are spacious with standard beds.

“Doors in need of repair” “Toilet seat broken” “Torn chairs”

Cleanliness

43/100
14 reviews

Dirty room. Moderately clean hotel facilities.

“Stove dirty” “Dirty towels” “Dirty floors”

Amenities

35/100
7 reviews

Poor hotel buildings.

“No ramps” “Abandoned building” “Dirty floors”

Breakfast

31/100
7 reviews

Bad breakfast.

“Stale cereal” “Worst breakfast” “Breakfast could have been better”

Vibe

16/100
8 reviews

Poor vibe.

“Hallway stunk” “Outdated furniture” “Older outdated hotel”

Good to know

  • Great location

    “Close to the major highways” “Closest store”

  • Poorly-maintained rooms

    “Coffee pot didnt work” “Fridge did not work”

  • Dirty room

    “Stove dirty” “Dirty towels”

  • Dirty

    “Stove dirty” “Dirty towels”

Review highlights

Location

93/100
8 reviews

Great location.

“Close to the major highways” “Closest store” “Close to the casinos”

Comfort

74/100
11 reviews

Large, comfortable rooms.

“Clean linens” “Decent sized TV” “Clean beds”

Service

66/100
11 reviews

Service is average, but very friendly.

“Attentive staff” “Front desk was very helpful” “Quick weekend getaway”

Room

47/100
18 reviews

Spacious rooms, but dirty and poorly-maintained with bad bathrooms.

“Doors in need of repair” “Toilet seat broken” “Torn chairs”

Breakfast

31/100
5 reviews

Bad breakfast.

“Stale cereal” “Worst breakfast” “Breakfast could have been better”

Good to know

  • Friendly service

    “Attentive staff” “Front desk was very helpful”

  • Rather comfortable

    “Clean linens” “Decent sized TV”

  • Spacious rooms

    “Decent sized TV” “Room was very spacious”

  • Room is not nice

    “Doors in need of repair” “Toilet seat broken”

Review highlights

Comfort

74/100
6 reviews

Large, comfortable rooms.

“Clean linens” “Decent sized TV” “Clean beds”

Service

68/100
6 reviews

Service is average, but very friendly.

“Front desk was very helpful” “Quick weekend getaway” “Staff was friendly”

Room

50/100
9 reviews

Rooms are spacious, although generally below-par with unsightly bathrooms.

“Doors in need of repair” “Toilet seat broken” “Torn chairs”

Good to know

  • Spacious rooms

    “Decent sized TV” “Room was very spacious”

  • Bad air conditioning

    “Noisy fan” “No A/C”

  • Poorly-maintained rooms

    “Coffee pot didnt work” “Fridge did not work”

  • Bad furniture

    “Torn chairs” “Couches filthy”

Review highlights

Location

93/100
54 reviews

Great location and easy parking. Shopping, restaurants and bars in the area are great.

“Close to the major highways” “Closest store” “Close to the casinos”

Comfort

71/100
111 reviews

Great sized rooms, very comfortable with wonderful beds. Terrible A/C and noisy rooms.

“Clean linens” “Decent sized TV” “Clean beds”

Service

63/100
103 reviews

Friendly, more-or-less professional service, and so-so reception.

“Front desk was very helpful” “Quick weekend getaway” “Staff friendly”

Room

47/100
204 reviews

Untidy rooms and bathrooms with substandard TV's and furniture. Rooms are poorly-maintained, but big with comfortable beds. Outdated rooms with bad kitchenettes, minibars and A/C.

“Doors in need of repair” “Toilet seat broken” “Torn chairs”

Cleanliness

46/100
84 reviews

Bathrooms and rooms are untidy. Moderately clean hotel facilities.

“Stove dirty” “Dirty towels” “Dirty floors”

WiFi

36/100
10 reviews

Bad internet service.

“No internet” “Very little wifi connection in my room” “Wifi was not working”

Bar

30/100
10 reviews

Bar is not good.

“No apple juice” “No juice” “No milk”

Breakfast

29/100
50 reviews

Breakfast affordable but not so tasty.

“Stale cereal” “Worst breakfast” “Breakfast could have been better”

Food

25/100
20 reviews

Food is not good.

“Stale bread” “Rotten apples” “Basic food”

Vibe

17/100
49 reviews

Poor vibe. Hotel is outdated. Unpleasant entrance area. Unfriendly atmosphere.

“Hallway stunk” “Outdated furniture” “Older outdated hotel”

Ranked top 72% by couples, with a score of 60

Good to know

  • Old rooms

    “Old furniture” “Outdated furniture”

  • Bar is not good

    “No apple juice” “No juice”

  • Comfortable beds

    “Clean sheets” “Clean beds”

  • Bad furniture

    “Torn chairs” “Couches filthy”

Review highlights

Location

93/100
20 reviews

Great location.

“Close to the major highways” “Closest store” “Close to the casinos”

Comfort

70/100
33 reviews

Spacious, somewhat comfortable, but noisy rooms, with okay beds.

“Clean linens” “Noisy fan” “Air conditioner not working”

Service

66/100
35 reviews

Friendly, more-or-less professional service, and so-so reception.

“Front desk was very helpful” “Quick weekend getaway” “Laundry room available”

Room

47/100
71 reviews

Filthy old rooms and bathrooms. Rooms are spacious with standard beds. Rooms lacking maintenance with bad furniture and kitchenettes.

“Doors in need of repair” “Toilet seat broken” “Torn chairs”

Cleanliness

43/100
24 reviews

Dirty room. Moderately clean hotel facilities.

“Stove dirty” “Dirty towels” “Dirty floors”

Bar

32/100
5 reviews

Bar is not good.

“No apple juice” “No juice” “No milk”

Breakfast

30/100
22 reviews

Bad breakfast.

“Stale cereal” “Worst breakfast” “Breakfast could have been better”

Food

28/100
11 reviews

Food is not good.

“Stale bread” “Rotten apples” “Basic food”

Vibe

13/100
14 reviews

Poor vibe. Hotel is outdated.

“Hallway stunk” “Outdated furniture” “Older outdated hotel”

Ranked top 62% by families, with a score of 58

Good to know

  • Poor hotel buildings

    “No ramps” “Abandoned building”

  • Poor vibe

    “Hallway stunk” “Outdated furniture”

  • Dirty

    “Stove dirty” “Dirty towels”

  • Dirty room

    “Stove dirty” “Dirty towels”

Review highlights

Location

91/100
5 reviews

Great location.

“Close to the major highways” “Closest store” “Close to the casinos”

Service

60/100
11 reviews

Service is average, but very friendly.

“Front desk was very helpful” “Quick weekend getaway” “Friendly staff”

Room

45/100
25 reviews

Spacious rooms, but dirty and poorly-maintained with bad bathrooms.

“Doors in need of repair” “Toilet seat broken” “Torn chairs”

Cleanliness

43/100
14 reviews

Dirty room. Moderately clean hotel facilities.

“Stove dirty” “Dirty towels” “Dirty floors”

Amenities

35/100
7 reviews

Poor hotel buildings.

“No ramps” “Abandoned building” “Dirty floors”

Breakfast

30/100
6 reviews

Bad breakfast.

“Stale cereal” “Worst breakfast” “Breakfast could have been better”

Vibe

16/100
8 reviews

Poor vibe.

“Hallway stunk” “Outdated furniture” “Older outdated hotel”

Good to know

  • Great location

    “Close to the major highways” “Closest store”

  • Poorly-maintained rooms

    “Coffee pot didnt work” “Fridge did not work”

  • Dirty room

    “Stove dirty” “Dirty towels”

  • Dirty

    “Stove dirty” “Dirty towels”

Review highlights

Location

93/100
8 reviews

Great location.

“Close to the major highways” “Closest store” “Close to the casinos”

Comfort

74/100
11 reviews

Large, comfortable rooms.

“Clean linens” “Decent sized TV” “Clean beds”

Service

66/100
11 reviews

Service is average, but very friendly.

“Front desk was very helpful” “Quick weekend getaway” “Laundry room available”

Room

47/100
18 reviews

Spacious rooms, but dirty and poorly-maintained with bad bathrooms.

“Doors in need of repair” “Toilet seat broken” “Torn chairs”

Breakfast

31/100
5 reviews

Bad breakfast.

“Stale cereal” “Worst breakfast” “Breakfast could have been better”

Good to know

  • Friendly service

    “Attentive staff” “Front desk was very helpful”

  • Rather comfortable

    “Clean linens” “Decent sized TV”

  • Spacious rooms

    “Decent sized TV” “Room was very spacious”

  • Room is not nice

    “Doors in need of repair” “Toilet seat broken”

Review highlights

Comfort

74/100
6 reviews

Large, comfortable rooms.

“Clean linens” “Decent sized TV” “Clean beds”

Service

68/100
6 reviews

Service is average, but very friendly.

“Front desk was very helpful” “Quick weekend getaway” “Staff was friendly”

Room

50/100
9 reviews

Rooms are spacious, although generally below-par with unsightly bathrooms.

“Doors in need of repair” “Toilet seat broken” “Torn chairs”

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Property Description

Welcome to the Econo Lodge Inn & Suites, a Groton hotel minutes from the Mystic Seaport-The Museum of America and the Sea Offering classic New England charm, the Econo Lodge Inn & Suites® hotel is centrally located between the Mystic Seaport-The Museum of America and the Sea maritime museum, the Mohegan Sun Casino and Foxwoods Resort Casino, the largest casino in the world. This Groton hotel is minutes from the University of Connecticut at Avery Point, the Mystic Aquarium & Institute for Exploration and the Garde Arts Center. Visitors will enjoy browsing the shops Olde Mistick Village. A world apart from the ordinary mall experience, Olde Mistick Village offers a collection of unique shops and restaurants. The city of Groton is a regional center for commerce and industry, while its beautiful shoreline and historic sites have made it a prime tourist destination. A variety of restaurants and entertainment areas are located in the surrounding area. Hotel amenities and features include: Free continental breakfast and free coffee Free high-speed Internet access on the property Free wireless Internet access in some rooms Free weekday newspaper Free local calls Business travelers will appreciate access to copy and fax services.

Details / Other Expenses

Check In:3:00
Check Out:11:00
Year of Last Renovation:2008
Floors:2
Rooms:45
Corridors:All Rooms Have Interior Hallways
Non Smoking Rooms:38
Handicap Rooms:3
Suites:45
Room Windows:Windows Do Open
Cleaning Frequency:Daily
Meeting Rooms:0
Dist. to Food/Bars:0.5 Mi
Dist. to 24hr Restaurant:1.0 Mi
Dist. to Nearest Gym:1.0 Mi
Policies / Expenses
Cancellation:
Individual 48 hours prior to arrival. Group 50% Non-refundable deposit required 2 weeks prior to arrival.
Nightly Parking:0
Typical Group Deposit:25%
Total Taxes:15.00%
Total Misc Fees:$0.00 USD
(mandatory resort fees/taxes)
Additional Person Fee:10.00 Per Person

Amenities / Features


Pet Friendly? Sorry, pets are not allowed.

  • Air conditioning
  • Alarm clock
  • Baggage storage facilities
  • Camping or barbeque facilities
  • Central location
  • Clothes drying
  • Complimentary breakfast
  • Complimentary newspaper
  • Credit card accepted: Mastercard/Visa
  • Credit card accepted: American Express
  • Credit card accepted: Discover
  • Electronic key card
  • Elevator
  • Express Check-Out
  • Facilities for the disabled
  • Fax available
  • Free local calls
  • Hairdryer available
  • Handicap accessible
  • Ice Maker
  • Internet - wireless
  • Internet is Complimentary
  • Ironing facilities
  • Jacuzzi
  • Kitchen facilities
  • Laundry facilities
  • Microwave in room
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • 24 hours opened
  • Private bathroom in room
  • Private car parking
  • Quiet location
  • Radio in room
  • 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
  • TV room
  • Voicemail

Airport & Shuttle Information

Bradley International Airport-Hartford,CT, T F Green,PRovidence,RI, Groton-New London Airport.

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.

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