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Econo Lodge

2-star Hotel with Free Wi-Fi

2 stars

351 North Martin Luther King Highway, Lake Charles, LA 70601

+1 337 721 8001

based on 251 reviews

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About Econo Lodge, Lake Charles

Value for money
Travel simply and enjoy an easy stop on the road at the Econo Lodge Lake Charles University Area hotel in Lake Charles, LA. We are near the Lake Charles Civic Center, McNeese State University, Pine Shadows Golf Course and Prien Lake Mall. Amenities include free WiFi, free parking, copy and fax services and a seasonal outdoor pool. Guest rooms feature a refrigerator, microwave, hair dryer and TV. Also, earn rewards including free nights and gift cards with our Choice Privileges Rewards program.

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Property safety measures

Heightened sanitation

Daily cleaning, increased availability of sanitation products.

Social distancing measures

Lobbies with safe social distancing.

Streamlined check-in and check-out.

Minimal contact with hotel personnel and other guests.

Econo Lodge room price & deals

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Standard Rooms - River view
1 king bed

1 king bed



$58 totalExpedia
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Double Rooms - Garden view
1 king bed

1 king bed



$59 totalSuper.com
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King Rooms - Sea view
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$61 totalAgoda.com
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Hotel Amenities & Facilities

  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Coffee machine
  • Business center
  • Wi-Fi available in all areas
  • Flat-screen TV
  • TV
  • Internet
  • Parking
  • Pets allowed on request. Charges may apply.
  • Laundry facilities


  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Wi-Fi available in all areas
  • Internet
  • Body soap
  • Fire extinguisher
  • Air-conditioned
  • Shampoo
  • Smoke alarms
  • Trash cans
  • Heating


  • Bathtub
  • Hairdryer
  • Toilet
  • Toilet paper
  • Private bathroom


  • Refrigerator
  • Coffee machine
  • Vending machine (drinks)
  • Vending machine (snacks)
  • Microwave

Services and conveniences

  • Business center
  • Wake-up service
  • 24hr front desk
  • Key card access

Accessibility and suitability

  • Non-smoking rooms available
  • Pets allowed on request. Charges may apply.
  • Increased accessibility


  • Telephone
  • Hardwood or parquet floors
  • Sofa

Media and entertainment

  • Flat-screen TV
  • TV


  • Fax/photocopying
  • Desk

Health and safety

  • CCTV outside property
  • Daily housekeeping

Parking and transportation

  • Parking


  • Laundry facilities


  • Socket near the bed


  • Pool

Places of interest near Econo Lodge

Attractions in Lake Charles, Louisiana curated by momondo

Econo Lodge location: 351 North Martin Luther King Highway, Lake Charles, LA 70601

Top landmarks

Mardi Gras Museum2.0 mi
Muller's Department Store2.2 mi
Children's Museum Lake Charles2.3 mi
Millennium Park2.7 mi
Bord du Lac Park2.7 mi
Mallard Cove Golf Course2.7 mi
Imperial Calcasieu Museum3.2 mi
Prien Lake Mall4.1 mi
Cowboy Stadium5.0 mi

Restaurants and Cafés

Lynns Seafood0.8 mi
Bayou Chef Southern Cuisine1.0 mi
Steamboat Bills1.0 mi
Peking Gardens Restaurant1.0 mi
Smokee Joe Cafe1.0 mi
Pho Saigon1.4 mi
Famous Foods1.5 mi
Jims Seafood1.6 mi
Leonard's1.7 mi

Econo Lodge Reviews

FairBased on 251 verified guest reviews

Pros +
  • The spacious and comfortable room. (in 16 reviews)
  • Friendly staff and clean place. (in 10 reviews)
  • The bed were comfortable. (in 9 reviews)
Cons -
  • Room had odor and roaches (in 22 reviews)
  • Very run down & non smoking unit smelled like pot. (in 12 reviews)
  • Bed to sleep in. (in 10 reviews)

Econo Lodge room booking info

Check in/Check out

Check in anytime after 2:00 PM, check out anytime before 11:00 AM


Cancellation/prepayment policies vary by room type and provider.

Frequently asked questions

  • How does Econo Lodge compare to other 2 star hotels in Lake Charles?

    There is a $40/night difference in the average price of 2 star hotels in Lake Charles ($101/night) and the average nightly rate at Econo Lodge ($61/night).

  • How far is Econo Lodge from Lake Charles?

    Econo Lodge is 8.4 mi away from Lake Charles. You can typically expect your drive time from Econo Lodge to Lake Charles to be 25min. It might be worth looking up traffic trends near your hotel if you are worried about saving time.

  • What is the best way to get to Econo Lodge from Lake Charles?

    Econo Lodge has parking available on site for customers of the hotel. With that in mind, the most efficient way to not only get from Lake Charles to the hotel, but also around Lake Charles during your stay may be renting a car. Car rentals in Lake Charles are on average $38/day. A very popular option for travelers staying at Econo Lodge would be to take a taxi or ridesharing service from Lake Charles directly to the hotel.

  • Is Econo Lodge pet-friendly?

    Customers of Econo Lodge are welcome to bring their dogs with them during their stay.

  • Does Econo Lodge have a pool?

    Yes, Econo Lodge has a pool that customers can use. Typically, hotel pools have restrictions based on the time of day so be sure to speak to the front desk before using the pool.

  • How close is Econo Lodge to Lake Charles city center?

    Econo Lodge is 2.4 mi away from the city center of Lake Charles, where you can find interesting sights such as Lake Charles Civic Center.

  • What is the phone number for Econo Lodge?

    For assistance from an employee at Econo Lodge please call +1 337 721 8001.

  • Does Econo Lodge have Wi-Fi available?

    Yes, Econo Lodge has Wi-Fi available to hotel guests.

  • What time is check-out for Econo Lodge?

    Econo Lodge check-out time is 11:00 AM. Late check-out may be available upon request at the reception desk.

  • How much is a room at Econo Lodge?

    $70/night is a good average price right now, and some users have even reported deals that start from only $60/night. However, prices can change based on the time of year you’re booking, the type of room you prefer, etc. Fill in the form above to get deals for your trip.

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