$55 Avg/night
Rate based on Check-in: Apr 4, 2015 Check-out: Apr 5, 2015

Econo Lodge Colonie Center Mall

2 stars
View map of 1630 Central Avenue, Albany, NY 12205

Hotel Overview

Ratings and reviews for Econo Lodge Colonie Center Mall

Overall score

3 / 5
5.01.0
47 out of 47
Amenities:
2.7
Cleanliness:
3.5
Hotel staff:
3.5
Comfort:
3.3
Location:
4
Value:
3.7

68% would recommend to a friend.

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Review of Econo Lodge Colonie Center Mall

Reviewer score

4
5.01.0
Lali
Business
North Windham, CT
Aug 5, 2012

Not bad at all

Rooms are very spacious and clean and location is fabulous. They advertise that they have a gym but the equipment is very old and almost unusable....

Hotel features (5 = best, 1 = worst):
Amenities:
3
Cleanliness:
4
Hotel staff:
3
Comfort:
4
Location:
4
Value:
4
Trip purpose:

Business

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Review of Econo Lodge Colonie Center Mall

Reviewer score

4
5.01.0
Upstate New Yorker 1
Business
NYS
Aug 4, 2012

Phenomenal for value!

In comparison to the other hotels and motels in the surrounding area, this had the best value and it is a perfect place to put your feet up for the night. The room was surprisingly clean, very quiet, and a great location right off the north way and next to the mall. The only thing to remember is to utilize the do not disturb sign or else housekeeping will wake you up very early!

Hotel features (5 = best, 1 = worst):
Amenities:
3
Cleanliness:
4
Hotel staff:
3
Comfort:
4
Location:
4
Value:
5
Trip purpose:

Business

Sightseeing tip: Short drive from hotel

The cheesecake factory for dinner, and the spa "complexions" as a great relaxing place to go. All within a 2 mile drive!

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Review of Econo Lodge Colonie Center Mall

Reviewer score

3
5.01.0
Bob729
Business
St Louis
Jul 29, 2012

Good location

We were looking for a place with a good location, near the highway, in a good neighborhood, and close to restaurants. This place fit the bill. It was a good night's sleep after an excellent dinner at the steakhouse right next door. They had a light complimentary breakfast available in the morning. While the room was clean and comfortable it may have been a smoker's at some time in the past. It was not really bad but it was noticeable. That was only negative about the stay.

Hotel features (5 = best, 1 = worst):
Amenities:
3
Cleanliness:
5
Hotel staff:
4
Comfort:
5
Location:
5
Value:
4
Trip purpose:

Business

Dining tip: Short walk from hotel

Great food and a discount for staying at this hotel.

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Review of Econo Lodge Colonie Center Mall

Reviewer score

4
5.01.0
NYS traveler 2012
Business
Utica, NY
Jul 1, 2012

Decent rates, decent place

Clean room and bathroom and very clean shower, friendly desk person, internet was free and had decent bandwidth, no complaints - good place to stay for the money , will stay there again....

Hotel features (5 = best, 1 = worst):
Amenities:
3
Cleanliness:
4
Hotel staff:
4
Comfort:
3
Location:
3
Value:
4
Trip purpose:

Business

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Review of Econo Lodge Colonie Center Mall

Reviewer score

4
5.01.0
Johnbuick
Business
Nashua, NH
May 28, 2012

great value

We needed a place to sleep, thats all. We wanted clean and comfortable at a good price. thats what we got. Great value.

Hotel features (5 = best, 1 = worst):
Amenities:
4
Cleanliness:
5
Hotel staff:
4
Comfort:
4
Location:
4
Value:
5
Trip purpose:

Business

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Review of Econo Lodge Colonie Center Mall

Reviewer score

4
5.01.0
Just Me 269
Business
Upstate NY
May 21, 2012

No problems!

Staff were polite, helpful, and the room was comfortable. I would recommend this for anyone looking for a clean place while on the road. I would go back there again if the opportunity presented itself again.

Hotel features (5 = best, 1 = worst):
Amenities:
3
Cleanliness:
4
Hotel staff:
4
Comfort:
4
Location:
4
Value:
4
Trip purpose:

Business

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Review of Econo Lodge Colonie Center Mall

Reviewer score

4
5.01.0
General Lee
Business
Massachusetts, USA
Jan 8, 2012

Dream come true Concert, Buffy Sainte-Marie

It was easy to find. The location was great. The staff were friendly and helpful. The room was spotless, had; ironing board, iron, hair drier, coffee maker, plenty of towels. I was able to check in as soon as I got there at 12:30 p.m. instead of 3:00. It was perfect for my needs. The only down side was the bed was too soft, I should have asked for a firm mattress. I will surely use them again as I will be returning to the area again this year.

Hotel features (5 = best, 1 = worst):
Amenities:
4
Cleanliness:
5
Hotel staff:
5
Comfort:
4
Location:
5
Value:
5
Trip purpose:

Business

Dining tip: Short walk from hotel

There were plenty of diverse ethnic eateries within walking distance.

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Review of Econo Lodge Colonie Center Mall

Reviewer score

3
5.01.0
Anonymous
Business
wv
Jun 3, 2011

ok for the price

I was just looking for a place to sleep and it accomplished that. Rooms were basic and clean, although pillows were yellowed. Fitness room consisted of a universal gym from several decades ago.

Hotel features (5 = best, 1 = worst):
Amenities:
1
Cleanliness:
4
Hotel staff:
3
Comfort:
2
Location:
5
Value:
3
Trip purpose:

Business

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Review of Econo Lodge Colonie Center Mall

Reviewer score

4
5.01.0
Anonymous
Business
Woodbury, CT
May 11, 2011

Economical, clean and efficient

Very nice and clean and economical. The only thing missing was access to the internet

Hotel features (5 = best, 1 = worst):
Amenities:
3
Cleanliness:
4
Hotel staff:
4
Comfort:
4
Location:
4
Value:
5
Trip purpose:

Business

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Review of Econo Lodge Colonie Center Mall

Reviewer score

4
5.01.0
Anonymous
Business
Rochester, NY
Jan 18, 2011

Econo Lodge Colonie Center Mall Albany

I was in Albany, do I need to say more. The Hotel was very clean and I was greeted with a smile. I loved that I could control the heat in the room and that the water pressure in the shower was outstanding and hot. I had a coffeepot that worked and the Breakfast was fresh. All in all a great stay at a great price of $50. [...]

Hotel features (5 = best, 1 = worst):
Amenities:
4
Cleanliness:
5
Hotel staff:
4
Comfort:
4
Location:
4
Value:
5
Trip purpose:

Business

Dining tip: Short drive from hotel

There where lots of places to eat around the hotel. I went to the Golden Carroll and stuffed myself. Good Eats

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