Econo Lodge North Academy

1075 Kelly Johnson BoulevardColorado Springs80920USA
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About Econo Lodge North Academy

Econo Lodge North Academy offers no-frills, budget accommodations in the Briargate area of Colorado Springs. The pet-friendly hotel is situated close to the US Air Force Academy’s south entrance.

Modest guestrooms feature TV, coffee-maker, hairdryer, and ironing facilities. Wi-Fi is provided free, while guests can also request a free weekday newspaper.

The hotel features a business center and offers copy/fax services. Free on-site parking is available.

A complimentary breakfast is served each morning, while guests can also enjoy free coffee in the hotel reception. Guests will find an assortment of fast food restaurants on nearby Academy Boulevard.

Econo Lodge North Academy is half a mile from Chapel Hills Mall and 3.5 miles from Pine Creek Golf Club. Downtown Colorado Springs and the Garden of the Gods public park are each located within nine miles of the property. Falcon Stadium is a five minute drive away.


1075 Kelly Johnson Boulevard, Colorado Springs, CO, 80920, USA
Telephone: +1(719)2606969 | Fax: +1(719)5487414 | Official Homepage

Top amenities

  • Free WiFi in lobby
  • Free WiFi in rooms
  • Pool
  • Spa
  • Parking
  • Pets
  • A/C
  • Restaurant
  • Hotel bar
  • Gym

All amenities

Hotel facilities

  • 24-hour reception
  • Business center
  • Computer with internet
  • Elevator
  • Express check-in / out
  • Free WiFi in lobby
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Parking garage
  • Pets allowed
  • WiFi in lobby

Room facilities

  • Air conditioning
  • Bathroom with shower
  • Cable TV
  • Central heating
  • Desk
  • Electric kettle
  • Free WiFi in rooms
  • Hairdryer
  • Internet
  • Ironing board
  • Satellite TV
  • Telephone
  • Television
  • WiFi in rooms


  • Accessible parking
  • Wheelchair accessible

Arrival / Departure

  • Check-in: 15:00
  • Check-out: 11:00

Positive Reviews

Located close to USAFA south entrance.

Econo Lodge North Academy is located just off Junction 150 I-25, a short distance from the south gate of the US Air Force Academy. Past guests report that this location is convenient for those traveling to the academy, be it to visit a cadet or attend a game at Falcon Stadium.

Good standard of cleanliness.

Although hotel guestrooms are reported to be somewhat outdated in terms of amenities and décor, many guests report that accommodations are at least clean. Barring a few reports to the contrary, guests are often pleasantly surprised by the level of cleanliness.

Convenient location for local amenities.

Past guests praise the hotel's location not only for being close to the USAFA but also for offering quick and easy access to shopping centers, restaurants, and Colorado Springs at large. The hotel is a short drive for Chapel Hills Mall, while downtown Colorado Springs is less than a ten-minute drive away.

Negative Reviews

Unpleasant odors prove off-putting.

A number of guests staying at Econo Lodge North Academy report experiencing unpleasant odors during their visit. Common complaints involve the smell of stale smoke throughout the building and the smell of dogs and cats in room.

Some complaints about staff members.

While some guests enjoy a good level of customer service, others report encountering a less than professional staff during their stay. Some guests find employees to be rude and unhelpful, particularly when it comes to rectifying problems.

Sparse breakfast lacking in choice.

The hotel's complimentary breakfast is said to be sparse and lacking in variety. Meanwhile, guests report that there is not always enough food to go around.

Rating Overview

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6.5 out of 10 based on 2316 reviews