Econo Lodge Manchester

ex. Avalanche Motel

2187 Depot Street, Manchester, United States, 05255  show map
 2 stars
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Econo Lodge Manchester

Wi-Fi
Parking

On-site parking

Luggage storage
24-hour

24-hour reception

Food/ Drinks

Bar/ Lounge area

Restaurant

Swimming pool

Outdoor swimming pool

Meeting facilities

Business center

Sports activities

Cycling

Golf course

Skiing

Overview

The designer Econo Lodge Manchester comprises non-smoking rooms in the vicinity of Southern Vermont Arts Center, Museum of Creative Process and Land Rover 4 x 4 Driving School. Founded in 1960, the hotel underwent a renovation in 2012.

Econo Lodge Manchester enjoys its location near ski resorts. The property is set within 5 km distance from Manchester city center.

The hotel features great location with proximity to a valley and lakes.

Econo Lodge Manchester can be reached in 40 minutes by car from Rutland airport.

Rooms

Guests at Econo Lodge Manchester are accommodated in rooms with individual climate control, cable TV, a DVD player, ironing facilities and a balcony. Some rooms overlook the garden. They also have en suite bathrooms with a bathtub, a shower and a hairdryer.

Eat & Drink

In the morning a hot continental breakfast is served. Serving an array of dishes, Bob's Diner and Bistro Henry are just 150 meters away.

Services

Friendly staff offers 24-hour reception, ironing service and wake up service.

Relax

The hotel provides a seasonal outdoor pool and a golf course to ensure guests enjoy their stay. Sport facilities include cross-country skiing, fly fishing and cycling.

Internet

Wireless internet is available in the entire hotel for free.

Guest Parking

Free public parking is possible on site.

Year renovated:   2012.  Number of rooms:   22.

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Facilities

General

  • No smoking on site
  • Wi-Fi
  • On-site parking
  • 24-hour reception
  • Pets allowed
  • Children are welcome
  • Luggage storage
  • Vending machines

Sports & Fitness

  • Skiing
  • Cycling
  • Golf course

Services

  • Wake up service
  • Newspaper service

Dining facilities

  • Bed and breakfast
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/ Lounge area

Meeting facilities

  • Business center
  • Fax/Photocopying

Children's facilities

  • Game room

Leisure facilities

  • Outdoor swimming pool

Room view

  • Garden view

Room facilities

  • Air conditioning
  • Heating
  • Dressing area
  • Tea and coffee facilities
  • Ironing facilities

Media

  • Telephone

Room decor

  • Carpeted floor

Policies

Check-in

  • from  3 pm

Check-out

  • until  11 am

Children and extra beds

  • All children under the age of 13 may stay free of charge when using existing bedding. 
  • There are no extra beds provided in a room. 

Pets

  • Pets are allowed on request.

How to reach hotel

hotel Econo Lodge Manchester Manchester location
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Hotel Address:

2187 Depot Street, Manchester, United States, 05255

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City Center
  • Manchester
    4.7 km
Airports
Restaurants
  • Bob's Diner (cuisine: American)
    130 m
  • Bistro Henry (cuisine: Italian, French, Eclectic)
    390 m
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  3 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  11 am
  • Year renovated:
    2012
  • Number of rooms:
    22

Rooms and availability

Queen Room
  • Room size:

    19 m²

  • Max occupancy:

    4 persons

  • Bed type:

    2 Queen-size beds, 2 Double beds

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King Room
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 King-size bed

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Quadruple Room
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    Sleeping arrangements for 4 persons

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Econo Lodge Manchester Location

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What's nearby

Popular areas

  • City Center4.6 km

Places of interest

Shopping areas

Parks

  • Manchester Recreation Dept4.9 km

Universities, Institutes

  • Green Mountain College Academy4.9 km

Local attractions

  • Manchester Depot1.5 km
    Manchester, VT
  • Museum of Creative Process5.0 km
    Wilburton Drive, Manchester
  • Hildene6.5 km
    1005 Hildene Rd, Manchester
  • American Museum of Flyfishing4.1 km
    4104 Main St, Manchester
  • Southern Vermont Arts Center5.1 km
    West Rd, Manchester

Near the hotel

  • Dana L. Thompson Memorial Park900 m
    Rt. 30 North, Manchester

    Restaurants nearby

    • Bob's Diner130 m

      Address: 2279 Depot St
      Phone: 802-362-4681

      77% likes this, based on 75 reviews
      Cuisine: American

    • The Perfect Wife660 m

      Address: 2594 Depot St / Rte 11 - 30
      Phone: 802 362 2817

      68% likes this, based on 186 reviews
      Cuisine: American, Eclectic
      Price Range: CAD 0 - CAD 9

    • The Works Bakery Cafe900 m

      Address: Rte 30/11 (aka Depot Street)
      Phone: 802-362-5082

      69% likes this, based on 40 reviews
      Price Range: CAD 1 - CAD 11

    • Bistro Henry390 m

      Address: 1942 Depot Street
      Phone: 802-362-4982

      80% likes this, based on 128 reviews
      Cuisine: Italian, French, Eclectic
      Price Range: CAD 33 - CAD 94

    • Brasserie L'Oustau710 m

      Address: 1716 Depot Street
      Phone: 802-768-8538

      73% likes this, based on 75 reviews
      Cuisine: French
      Price Range: CAD 12 - CAD 36

    Hotel information
    • Check-in:
      from  3 pm
    • Check-out:
      until  11 am
    • Year renovated:
      2012
    • Number of rooms:
      22
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    Econo Lodge Manchester Reviews

    Guest reviews are submitted by our customers after their stay at Econo Lodge Manchester

    Average guest rating

    7.4out of 10
    Very good
    Based on 7 reviews

    Guest reviews

    • Amy
      1.0

      I mistakenly stayed at the Econolodge in Manchester a few weeks ago. When I arrived, the woman who was covering the front desk seemed very out of place. Not sure if she was covering for the owner or a regular employee but check in was not smooth. She ran my credit card and typed in my license number into the computer but before I could say anything, she was also taking a photocopy of both. I asked why she was doing that and she said, because she was told to. This makes me very uncomfortable since this is a recipe for identity theft. There is no reason for that to have happened. My card had been run, and I had given my credit card number on the online registration. I have never had that happen before. I asked for it and she said that she had to keep it. Once I reached my room, I realized that the pretty photographs on the website are very misleading. The hallway and room smelled of mold and lights in the hallway barely worked. The room was tiny, poorly lit, the fridge rattled and moaned. (I had to unplug it it was so bad). I decided to make the best of the night and went to get ice. I found an empty machine and the woman just shrugged and said, "machine doesn't work". The next morning, I went to the lobby to get the free breakfast that was included in the price and found nothing. This was at 8:40 am. There was no food out, nothing to be had. The lobby was empty and no one was behind the desk. I rang the bell for service, and no one showed up. I stood there for 5 minutes ringing the bell, and no one came. I even tried the front door and it was locked up tight. No sign of anyone or the free breakfast. I also had wanted to talk to the manager about the copy of my license and credit card, but had to leave with no resolution. To have paid $99 for this experience is pretty much a crime. I was not given the service that I paid for (breakfast for 2) and the accommodations were not what was advertised. I understand that often stock photos are used, and I understand that they don't always match, but the photos on the web page are actual photos of the hotel, and I have to tell you, they do not match. This place is a dump, and honestly, I am surprised that Econo Lodge and Choice Hotels would put their name on it. To follow up this ridiculous experience, I tried repeatedly to call the hotel and speak to the manager/owner. No answers or return phone calls. I was finally able to reach a wonderful customer service rep at Choice Hotels who was very helpful and volunteered to call the hotel for me. When she returned to my call, she told me that the owner was refusing to refund any money because I HAD NOT FILED THE COMPLAINT BEFORE I LEFT THE HOTEL. He wouldn't listen to her, or accept that NO ONE HAD BEEN PRESENT to complain to. He also outright LIED when he told her that he spoke to be personally on check out and that I hadn't complained at that point AND that he had personally mailed me a letter to apologize. I was mildly agitated about the experience before but his outright lies, unwillingness to make this right and frankly, deceitful and dishonest actions are horrendous. Shame on the owner. The good news is that I had a great experience with Choice Customer support and the wonderful woman did her best to make it right with me. While I will never spend another minute at the Econolodge in Manchester, VT, I will continue to be a customer of the Choice Hotel brand.

      Absolutely none.

      Horrible service, disgusting hotel, owner is a deceitful and dishonest, no breakfast.

    • Group of friends
      4.2

      It was fairly close to Stratton mountain

      No continental breakfast (as advertised) No game room ( as advertised) No internet ( as advertised) No microwave ( as advertised) No hot water unless requested at the front desk No cups for the coffee maker ( even though I requested them) Cable tv was local channels and Ion channel only. (No movie channels. No tbs, tnt, usa, or similar channels. Plenty of public access though)

    • Older travelers
      3.2

      nothing, no hot water no breakfast no fridge no microwave bad tv heating unit kicked on every five minutes was not worth the money paid for it

    • Family with children
      6.2

      You get what you pay for. The basic, clean but not more. The owner is trying to please you. Only go if you are on a budget!

      It's under renovation so their was no breakfast as advertized, the owner was not quick to respond to the bell .

    How to reach hotel

    hotel Econo Lodge Manchester Manchester location
    Show big map »

    Hotel Address:

    2187 Depot Street, Manchester, United States, 05255

    Get directions
    City Center
    • Manchester
      4.7 km
    Airports
    Restaurants
    • Bob's Diner (cuisine: American)
      130 m
    • Bistro Henry (cuisine: Italian, French, Eclectic)
      390 m
    Hotel information
    • Check-in:
      from  3 pm
    • Check-out:
      until  11 am
    • Year renovated:
      2012
    • Number of rooms:
      22