Econo Lodge Lawrence

2525 West 6th StreetLawrence66049USA
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About Econo Lodge Lawrence

Occupying contemporary low-rise premises just off US Route 40 in the north-eastern Kansas college town of Lawrence, Econo Lodge Lawrence is a discount chain hotel boasting complimentary parking, free Wi-Fi throughout and a seasonal outdoor swimming pool.

Bright, streamlined rooms with en suite bathrooms and air-conditioning feature 40-inch flat-screen TVs, mini-fridges, microwaves, coffee-makers, hairdryers, desks, safes and ironing equipment.

Facilities at this pet-friendly property comprise a picnic area, business center, launderette, 24-hour reception and vending machines.

There’s a free hot continental breakfast served daily and coffee is free in the lobby. Places to eat situated within half-a-mile include fast food joints plus Japanese and Indian restaurants.

Econo Lodge Lawrence is about two miles from downtown Lawrence with its Amtrak station. The University of Kansas is five minutes’ drive away and Kansas City International Airport is about 50 miles away.


2525 West 6th Street, Lawrence, KS, 66049, USA
Telephone: +1(785)8418410 | Fax: +1(785)8411901 | Official Homepage

Top amenities

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

All amenities

Hotel facilities

  • 24-hour reception
  • Computer with internet
  • Laundry service
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Outdoor swimming pool
  • Parking garage
  • Pets allowed
  • Terrace
  • Washing machine
  • WiFi in lobby

Room facilities

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


  • Accessible parking
  • Wheelchair accessible

Arrival / Departure

  • Check-in: 14:00
  • Check-out: 11:00

Positive Reviews

Praise for customer service

Visitors expressed positive views about the customer service they received from pleasant, helpful and professional employees. Those traveling with their furry friends were delighted with the pet-friendly policy.

Roadside location near downtown and universities

This property’s central location in the Kansas college town of Lawrence proved to be ideal for visitors to local universities as the campuses were just a short drive away. Furthermore, there were gas stations, bus stops and several restaurants nearby. Motorists remarked that the proximity of the intersection of US Routes 40 and 59 enabled hassle-free access to downtown Lawrence, sports venues, golf courses and parks. Drivers felt the free parking was a bonus.

Inexpensive rooms were clean and well-equipped

The rooms at this budget hotel included handy conveniences like free Wi-Fi plus mini-fridges and microwaves, which appealed to reviewers. The rooms were reportedly more than adequately clean and comfy for a stopover. Budget-minded travelers appreciated the wallet-friendly room rates and felt they got reasonable value for money. There was also praise for shared amenities like the inviting seasonal outdoor swimming pool.

Negative Reviews

Critics noted flaws in certain rooms

Some critics noted that certain rooms felt rather small, especially when fully occupied. There was also criticism of maintenance and cleanliness issues in several rooms such as malfunctioning fridges, dated decor, damaged curtains and dirty carpets. A few critics claimed pest control measures were ineffective.

Nuisance noises and smells

Musty odors and lingering smoky smells were off-putting for guests in certain rooms. Light sleepers claimed they could occasionally detect traffic noise from the nearby highway in selected rooms.

Mixed feelings about breakfast

The free breakfast featuring sausages, eggs, pastries, cereals, juices and coffee was a welcome bonus for many guests. However, some diners criticized the limited menu choice or claimed the food was underwhelming.

Rating Overview

Rating trivago Rating Index based on 1210 reviews across the web
7 /10
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    7.6 /10
7 out of 10 based on 1210 reviews