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    Motel 6 Des Moines East

    3225 Adventureland Dr, I-80 at exit #142, Altoona, IA 50009-9571
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    Overview
    • Excellent5%
    • Very good14%
    • Average33%
    • Poor21%
    • Terrible27%
    4 weeks ago
    “Cheap Sleep”
    14 Oct 2017
    “I hate giving poor ratings”
    Wifi
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    1 - 5 of 85 reviews

    Reviewed 4 weeks ago

    In the past I had given up on this motel chain but when the hand of sleep tugs at your eyelids, you take what you can get and quick. Pros- The room had decent amount of space to allow for comfort. Clean room. Considering that...More

    Thank Hitheroadwithlila
    Reviewed 14 October 2017

    I give this place a poor rating because of the strong smell coming from the A/C. I tried to abate the smell by removing and cleaning the filters to no avail. Front desk was friendly and helpful rooms were otherwise clean. I only give it...More

    Thank jimipage
    Response from 6Team, Brand Experience Team Member at Motel 6 Des Moines EastResponded 5 weeks ago

    Jimi, , Thank you for sharing your review. We are committed to delivering a clean, comfortable room and apologize for any failure in delivering on the commitment during your recent stay. We strive to provide a comfortable night's rest and are disappointed your stay was...More

    Reviewed 7 August 2017

    The property, was actually clean all around. The staff were very friendly and they allowed us to check in 2 hrs. earlier then the normal check in time. The room was spotless and it had hardwood floors. The bed was very comfortable which is kind...More

    Thank Chris L
    Reviewed 1 July 2017

    Halls and rooms smelled like smoke, one of the queen sheets weren't clean, floors were okay clean but you could see dirt and what looked like cigarette ashes in the corners- especially in the bathroom. Hallway was way dirty outside and I had to go...More

    Thank DRoberts1984
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    Reviewed 13 June 2017 via mobile

    Reeked of cigarettes, trash under beds, cig burn holes on blankets. Stains on sheets, hallways disgusting. Asked to be moved, room next to desk, loud all night. Tom Bodett can turn off the light. GrossMore

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    Response from 6Team, Brand Experience Team at Motel 6 Des Moines EastResponded 14 June 2017

    Dear Guest, Thank you for taking the time to share your feedback. We are committed to delivering a clean, comfortable room and apologize for any failure in delivering on the commitment during your recent stay. We strive to provide a comfortable night's rest, and are...More

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    • Pool
    • Free Parking
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    • Free Parking
    • Shuttle Bus Service
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    • Air Conditioning
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    • Pool
    • Indoor pool
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    • US$54 - US$65 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 115
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    • Location
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    • Iowa >
    • Altoona
    • Also Known As
    • Motel 6 Altoona ,
    • Altoona Motel Six ,
    • Altoona Motel 6
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    ruby r
    22 December 2016|
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    Response from BBQME2 | Reviewed this property |
    I just stayed there this past summer as a guest. I would call them direct and ask them
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    "Stay away from this place!!! Even in daylight it didn't feel safe!!!"
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