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Econo Lodge Philadelphia Hotel

2.0 out of 5.0

Recent guest reviews

Room needed work, burn marks on blanket, and chair in room had dirt/excrement on it Staff was friendly but condition of the room was poor

Stay away! Not safe. Dirty dirty dirty. I felt like they should be renting by the hour!

Close the the Philadelphia Airport with reliable shuttle. Some efforts to update the room, but door didn't seal so I had flies in the room. Also the room had a bad smell coming from the HVAC unit.

I only stayed one night because I missed my connecting flight, and I needed an affordable place to stay that had transportation to the hotel and back to the airport,so it was a ok place for the price, so I would stay again if I needed to.

Not recommended. Dirty room and bath. No coffee maker. People in the neighborhoıd making noise after midnight...

The bed was dirty the room dingy and the refrigerator was filthy

The TV didn't work. Need to invest is new linen and towels and washcloths. The door was missing the security latch.... a big no no ! The free breakfast didnt happen it looked like people walked in off the street to have breakfast.Other than that it was a great evening.

The hotel is run down not worth 40 bucks let alone the 80 it cost.

We were planning on using airport shuttle but were afraid to leave our car there for the week. We ended up driving to airport parking.

Checked in around midnight. I was given keys and opened it to find people in the room. That is crazy. Smoking room (didn't know) that had a horrible smell. Everything dirty and run down. Continental breakfast in the Quality Inn next door and that hotel looked like it was in the same deplorable condition. The shuttle to and from the airport was the only positive to mention. They should charge $45/night at most, and guest beware!!

Shabby, broken furniture, scary clientele who party in upstairs rooms and keep you awake all night. Spring for a better hotel if you can

Appropriate value for the price. Friendly staff, close to airport, free shuttle, good continental breakfast, a clean room. As other reviewers noted, a tired hotel, and my non-smoking room smelled like a smoking room in a not-too-distant past.

The room was clean and comfortable. The bed was comfortable.

This hotel was horriable. First room they gave us the tv didnt work, next room smelled like cheech and chong where in there the past month. Also tv in this room was blurry. No working ice machine, coffe in lobby was burnt. Def not a hotel you would expect that close to the airport!!

The best part was the front desk staff. Friendly and helpful. Ready shuttle at all times was great.

Horrible horrible. Horrible. Please stay away from this horrible place not one nice thing to say about this place.

The staff was awesome the room very clean very close to airport with a quick and easy shuttle . Left car there as well while on my trip . Only downside was a group of nosey kids running around but it wasn't the hotels fault

This hotel was a good choice for the price. Room was clean and staff were pleasant to deal with.

This hotel was fine for a one night work trip. It was good enough and the price was very affordable. Will stay again the next time I have to go for work.

600 S. Governor Pritz Blvd. Lester PA

Hotel highlights

  • Free continental breakfast
  • Free WiFi in rooms and public areas
  • Free parking
  • Onsite dining

Located in Tinicum Township, Econo Lodge Philadelphia Hotel is within a 15-minute drive of popular attractions such as Wells Fargo Center and Citizens Bank Park. This 132-room hotel has free breakfast along with conveniences like free in-room WiFi and free self parking. Liberty Bell Center and Independence Hall are also within a 30-minute drive of this Lester hotel.


Dining

Free continental breakfast is included with your stay. This hotel is home to a restaurant and a bar/lounge. Satisfy your hunger from the comfort of your room with room service.


Rooms

All of Econo Lodge Philadelphia Hotel's 132 air-conditioned rooms provide coffee makers, free weekday newspapers, and phones. Guests can enjoy cable TV and stay connected with free WiFi and wired Internet. Bathrooms have hair dryers and free toiletries. Other standard amenities include ironing boards and desks.


Property features

At Econo Lodge Philadelphia Hotel, guests have access to a fitness center, free WiFi in public areas, and a business center. There's free parking, as well as a free airport shuttle (available 24 hours). The 24-hour front desk has multilingual staff ready to assist with dry cleaning/laundry and securing valuables. Additional amenities include coffee/tea in a common area, free newspapers, and laundry facilities.

Room options

Standard Room, 1 King Bed

King 1 | Sleeps 2

Standard Room, 1 King Bed

King 1 | Sleeps 2

Standard Double Room, 2 Double Beds

Full 2 | Sleeps 4

Guest reviews for Econo Lodge Philadelphia Hotel

Everyone (12) Couples (22) Business (35) Students (1) Family (15) Other (24) Friends (3)
2
Everyone

Room needed work, burn marks on blanket, and chair in room had dirt/excrement on it Staff was friendly but condition of the room was poor

By on Oct 23, 2017

1
Everyone

Stay away! Not safe. Dirty dirty dirty. I felt like they should be renting by the hour!

By on Oct 19, 2017

3

close to airport

Everyone

Close the the Philadelphia Airport with reliable shuttle. Some efforts to update the room, but door didn't seal so I had flies in the room. Also the room had a bad smell coming from the HVAC unit.

By , from MN on Sep 17, 2017

4

close to the airport

Business Travelers

I only stayed one night because I missed my connecting flight, and I needed an affordable place to stay that had transportation to the hotel and back to the airport,so it was a ok place for the price, so I would stay again if I needed to.

By , from Connecticut on Sep 13, 2017

2

very bad neighborhood.

Everyone

Not recommended. Dirty room and bath. No coffee maker. People in the neighborhoıd making noise after midnight...

By , from Dallas TX on Apr 21, 2017

2
Everyone

The bed was dirty the room dingy and the refrigerator was filthy

By , from d on Dec 21, 2016

3

getaway

Everyone

The TV didn't work. Need to invest is new linen and towels and washcloths. The door was missing the security latch.... a big no no ! The free breakfast didnt happen it looked like people walked in off the street to have breakfast.Other than that it was a great evening.

By , from philadelphia on Dec 2, 2016

2

you get what you pay for

Everyone

By on Nov 12, 2016

2

needs lots of maintenance

Everyone

The hotel is run down not worth 40 bucks let alone the 80 it cost.

By on Oct 4, 2016

1

bad location

Everyone

We were planning on using airport shuttle but were afraid to leave our car there for the week. We ended up driving to airport parking.

By on Aug 31, 2016