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Econo Lodge Metro

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Desk, blackout drapes, iron/ironing board, cribs/infant beds
Desk, blackout drapes, iron/ironing board, cribs/infant beds
Desk, blackout drapes, iron/ironing board, cribs/infant beds
Desk, blackout drapes, iron/ironing board, cribs/infant beds

Overview of Econo Lodge Metro

Econo Lodge Metro

2 out of 5

4.1/5 Very Good

Guests rated this property 4.4/5 for cleanliness.

Popular amenities

  • Free WiFi
  • Breakfast included
  • Parking included
  • Air conditioning
  • Business services
  • Bar

Cleaning and safety practices

  • Cleaned with disinfectant
  • Contactless check-in
  • 24-hour vacancy between guest room stays
6800 Lee Hwy, Arlington, VA, 22213

Explore the area

  • Popular LocationEden Center3 min drive
  • Popular LocationVirginia Tech Northern Virginia Center4 min drive
  • Popular LocationTysons Corner Center8 min drive
  • AirportWashington, DC (DCA-Ronald Reagan Washington National)15 min drive

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About this area

Arlington

Located in Arlington, Econo Lodge Metro is in the business district and near the airport. Arlington National Cemetery and White House are notable landmarks, and travelers looking to shop may want to visit Eden Center and Tysons Corner Center. National Museum of Natural History and Smithsonian's National Zoo are not to be missed. Take an opportunity to explore the area for outdoor excitement like hiking/biking trails. Guests appreciate the hotel's convenience to public transportation: East Falls Church Station is 8 minutes by foot.

What's nearby

  • Eden Center - 3 min drive
  • Virginia Tech Northern Virginia Center - 4 min drive
  • Tysons Corner Center - 8 min drive
  • Inova Fairfax Hospital - 8 min drive
  • Georgetown University - 17 min drive

Getting around

  • East Falls Church Station - 8 min walk
  • Alexandria Station - 17 min drive
  • Ronald Reagan National Airport (DCA) - 15 min drive

Restaurants

  • Chaising Tails — 1 min walk
  • La Cote d Or — 1 min walk
  • Clare & Don's Beach Shack — 11 min walk
  • Ireland's Four Provinces — 12 min walk
  • Lil City Creamery — 12 min walk

About this property

Econo Lodge Metro

Arlington hotel in East Falls Church, near Eden Center
This smoke-free hotel features a bar/lounge, a coffee shop/café, and coffee/tea in a common area. Free continental breakfast, free WiFi in public areas, and free self parking are also provided. Additionally, laundry facilities, a 24-hour front desk, and a computer station are onsite. All 47 rooms provide free WiFi and free wired Internet, flat-screen TVs with satellite channels, and conveniences like refrigerators and microwaves. Other amenities available to guests include ceiling fans, hair dryers, and phones.
Econo Lodge Metro offers 47 accommodations with hair dryers and irons/ironing boards. 32-inch flat-screen televisions come with premium satellite channels and pay movies. Refrigerators and microwaves are provided. Bathrooms include shower/tub combinations and complimentary toiletries.

This Arlington hotel provides complimentary wired and wireless Internet access. Business-friendly amenities include desks and phones. Additionally, rooms include ceiling fans and blackout drapes/curtains. A nightly turndown service is provided and housekeeping is offered daily.

The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or nearby; fees may apply.

Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

Disinfectant is used to clean the property
High-touch surfaces are cleaned and disinfected
Sheets and towels are washed at 60°C/140°F or hotter
Follows standard cleaning and disinfection practices of Commitment to Clean (Choice)
Follows industry cleaning and disinfection practices of SafeStay (AHLA - USA)

Social distancing

Contactless check-in and check-out
Protective shields in place at main contact areas
Guest rooms kept vacant for 24 hours between stays
Social distancing measures in place

Safety measures

Personal protective equipment worn by staff
Masks are required at the property
Hand sanitizer provided
Individually-wrapped food options available for breakfast
This information is provided by our partners.

Property amenities

Internet

  • Available in all rooms: Free WiFi and wired Internet
  • Available in some public areas: Free WiFi and wired Internet

Parking and transportation

  • Free self parking on site
  • RV/bus/truck parking on site
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking available

Food and drink

  • Free continental breakfast
  • 1 coffee shop/café
  • 1 bar
  • Coffee/tea in common area(s)

Family friendly

  • Cribs/infant beds (surcharge)
  • Laundry facilities
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator
  • Rollaway/extra beds (surcharge)

Conveniences

  • Elevator
  • Free newspapers in lobby

Guest services

  • 24-hour front desk
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Laundry facilities
  • Luggage storage
  • Multilingual staff
  • Tour/ticket assistance
  • Turndown service

Languages spoken

  • English

Business services

  • Computer station

Accessibility

  • If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.
  • Accessible bathroom (select rooms)
  • Braille signage
  • In-room accessibility (select rooms)
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking
  • Wheelchair-accessible registration desk
  • Wheelchair accessible (may have limitations)

More

  • Smoke-free property

Room amenities

Bedroom

  • Air conditioning (climate-controlled)
  • Bed sheets
  • Blackout drapes/curtains
  • Ceiling fan
  • Cribs/infant beds (surcharge)
  • Rollaway/extra beds (surcharge)

Bathroom

  • Free toiletries
  • Hair dryer
  • Shower/tub combination
  • Towels

Entertainment

  • 32-inch flat-screen TV
  • Pay movies
  • Premium channels
  • Satellite channels

Food and drink

  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator

More

  • Connecting rooms available
  • Desk
  • Iron/ironing board
  • Phone
  • Turndown service

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Policies

Check-in

Check-in from 2 PM - 3 AM
Express check-in
Minimum check-in age - 21

Check-out

Check-out before 11 AM

Special check-in instructions

Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival
Due to COVID-19, this property's food and beverage options may be limited pursuant to local regulations.

Renovations and closures

The following facilities or services will be unavailable from June 1 2021 to October 1 2021 (dates subject to change):
  • Dining venue(s)
  • Fitness facilities
Due to COVID-19, this property’s food and beverage options may be limited.

Access methods

Staffed front desk

Pets

Pets not allowed (service animals welcome)
Service animals are exempt from fees

Children and extra beds

Children are welcome
Kids stay free! Children stay free when using existing bedding
Rollaway/extra beds are available for USD 10.0 per night
Cribs (infant beds) are available for USD 10.0 per night

Property payment types

Important information

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.

  • Crib (infant bed) fee: USD 10.0 per night
  • Rollaway bed fee: USD 10.0 per night

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card, or cash deposit may be required at check-in for incidental charges
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges; special requests cannot be guaranteed
The name on the credit card used at check-in to pay for incidentals must be the primary name on the guestroom reservation
This property accepts credit cards, debit cards, and cash
Please note that cultural norms and guest policies may differ by country and by property; the policies listed are provided by the property

We should mention

The property has connecting/adjoining rooms, which are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property using the number on the booking confirmation

Property is also known as

Econo Lodge Metro
Econo Lodge Metro Arlington
Econo Lodge Metro Hotel
Econo Lodge Metro Hotel Arlington
Metro Econo Lodge
Econo Lodge Arlington
Econo Lodge Metro Hotel
Econo Lodge Metro Arlington
Econo Lodge Metro Hotel Arlington

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Overall score and ratings

4.1

Very Good

Rating 5 - Excellent. 294 out of 881 reviews
5 - Excellent 33%
Rating 4 - Good. 421 out of 881 reviews
4 - Good 48%
Rating 3 - Okay. 128 out of 881 reviews
3 - Okay 15%
Rating 2 - Poor. 24 out of 881 reviews
2 - Poor 3%
Rating 1 - Terrible. 14 out of 881 reviews
1 - Terrible 2%

4.4/5

Cleanliness

4.2/5

Staff & service

3.7/5

Amenities

4.0/5

Property conditions & facilities

4/5 Good

Traveled with partner, Traveled with family
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities
Disliked: Amenities
It was a pleasant stay, employees were very kind and polite, and we didn't need much for a couple days. Walkable distance to metro and a few restaurants. AC kept room nice and cool. The room and lobby appeared clean and tidy. The biggest disappointment was the ultra thick pillows that gave us neck pain, and the lacking continental breakfast. The breakfast was simply granola bars, apple cinnamon muffins, and apples. No drinks. No hot tea or coffee. There is a vending machine for soda, but it didn't have water bottles. Rooms do have a fridge, but no microwave or coffee pot, so you can at least buy elsewhere and store cold drinks. Also caution there is no elevator.
Stayed 3 nights in Jul 2021

2/5 Poor

Liked: Cleanliness, property conditions & facilities
Disliked: Staff & service
Clean
Stayed 1 night in Jun 2021

2/5 Poor

Traveled with family
Disliked: Staff & service, amenities
I understand it's an Econo Lodge and not the Ritz Carlton, but this was bad. There was no one at the front desk to greet you. When she did get there, she was about as welcoming as a cobra. She informed us we had accidentally reserved a room with handicap accessibility, I said no problem and I'd happily move to another room if available. So we were put on the bottom floor. There was an unpleasant pile of debris in the hallway when we checked in around 4 pm. It was -still- on the floor the next morning when we left around 9 am. The room had a couple of bugs in it, there was not even a bar of soap in the bathroom and the bed was almost trampoline-like in quality. The "table" to eat at was smaller than most coffee tables. If you are claustrophobic, I recommend showering before you leave home. There was no breakfast in the morning (blamed on Covid, despite other hotels serving at least something in the mornings). When we left, the second lady at the desk was equally "pleasant", could not give us a receipt, and had absolutely no interest in whether or not there was anything wrong with our stay as she never bothered to ask. She took our keys, said -nothing- (not even a "good day") and went back to whatever she was doing prior. So if you want to be treated like a third class citizen, given rooms that probably amazed back in the 80's, with the cleanliness found in most kindergarten classrooms, then this is place the for you. Otherwise, I'd venture elsewhere.
Stayed 1 night in Jul 2021

3/5 Okay

Traveled with family
Liked: Cleanliness
Disliked: Staff & service, property conditions & facilities
The hotel was great for electronics. It had many electric and USB chargers, which for a family with 7 necessary devices was nice. However, the sink did not drain. The staff did not replace used toilet paper, and the staff seemed annoyed when we asked for some.
Stayed 3 nights in May 2021

4/5 Good

Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service
A decent value, but its address confuses the mapping system.
Stayed 1 night in May 2021