$59 Avg/night
Rate based on Check-in: Jul 28, 2014 Check-out: Jul 30, 2014

Econo Lodge Colonie Center Mall

2 stars
1630 Central Avenue, Albany, NY 12205
Hotel Overview
Reviewer score
2.9
out of 5
64 reviews
It was perfect for one night stay

The staff was very friendly, the rooms were clean, and it was conveniently located near all... See full review

  • punum
  • Aug 19, 2013
Great Weekend Trip

Overall we had a wonderful experience at the Albany Econolodge. The room was very clean it was very... See full review

  • Jake B. III
  • Mar 14, 2013
Welcome to the Econo Lodge, an Albany, NY hotel near the Albany International Airport. The Econo Lodge has easy access to Interstate 87 and Interstate 90, only three miles from the Albany International Airport. Minutes from the University at Albany, State University of New York/SUNY University at Albany, College of Nanoscale Science and Engineering, and Sematech. You will find attractions Times Union Center, Empire State Plaze, New York State Museum, Saratoga Race Course, and Saratoga Performing Arts Center /SPAC. Shopping destinations only minutes away in Colonie Center and Crossgates Mall.

Amenities

  • Free breakfast
  • WiFi
  • No smoking rooms/facilities
General
No smoking rooms/facilities
Pet friendly
Activities
Exercise gym
Dining
Free breakfast
Coffee maker in room
Meal plan - continental
Vending machines
Services
Meeting/Banquet facilities
FAX
Internet
WiFi
Room
Television with cable
Telephone
Microwave
In room movies
Ironing board

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Hotel Map

42.7199 -73.8355
Nearby airports
Albany International Airport, (ALB), 3.00, MI, SE; Schenectady Co. Arpt., (SCH), 11.50, MI, W; Bradley Int'l. Airport, (BDL), 99.00, MI, E;
Area description
Airport, I-87N@ Exit 2W

Nearby points of interest

  • Times Union Center: 6.4 mi

Hotel Policies

Check-in:
03:00 PM
Check-out:
11:00 AM

Terms and conditions

Rates quoted in currencies other than the hotel's base currency are subject to the rate of the international exchange. Rate may change throughout stay. Rate may reflect average nightly rate. Extra charges may apply. Incidental charges, such as room service, are not included in the rate.

The amenities and/or facilities may not be located at the hotel, but within a reasonable distance, and additional charges may apply for use. All information has been provided by this hotel and not by Orbitz

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Guest Reviews (64)

Ratings and reviews for Econo Lodge Colonie Center Mall

Overall score

2.9 / 5
5.01.0
64 out of 64
Amenities:
2.7
Room cleanliness:
3.5
Hotel staff:
3.6
Room comfort:
3.2
Location:
4
Value:
3.8

64% would recommend to a friend.

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Review of Econo Lodge Colonie Center Mall

Reviewer score

4
5.01.0
NYS traveler 2012
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
Room cleanliness:
4
Hotel staff:
4
Room comfort:
3
Location:
3
Value:
4
Review of Econo Lodge Colonie Center Mall

Reviewer score

4
5.01.0
Johnbuick
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
Room cleanliness:
5
Hotel staff:
4
Room comfort:
4
Location:
4
Value:
5
Review of Econo Lodge Colonie Center Mall

Reviewer score

4
5.01.0
Just Me 269
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
Room cleanliness:
4
Hotel staff:
4
Room comfort:
4
Location:
4
Value:
4
Review of Econo Lodge Colonie Center Mall

Reviewer score

4
5.01.0
General Lee
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
Room cleanliness:
5
Hotel staff:
5
Room comfort:
4
Location:
5
Value:
5
Dining tip: Short walk from hotel

There were plenty of diverse ethnic eateries within walking distance.

Review of Econo Lodge Colonie Center Mall

Reviewer score

3
5.01.0
Anonymous
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
Room cleanliness:
4
Hotel staff:
3
Room comfort:
2
Location:
5
Value:
3
Review of Econo Lodge Colonie Center Mall

Reviewer score

3
5.01.0
Anonymous
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
Room cleanliness:
4
Hotel staff:
3
Room comfort:
2
Location:
5
Value:
3
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
Room cleanliness:
4
Hotel staff:
4
Room comfort:
4
Location:
4
Value:
5
Trip purpose:

Business

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
Room cleanliness:
4
Hotel staff:
4
Room comfort:
4
Location:
4
Value:
5
Trip purpose:

Business

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
Room cleanliness:
5
Hotel staff:
4
Room 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

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
Room cleanliness:
5
Hotel staff:
4
Room 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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