We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Want the lowest hotel prices? You're in the right place. We check 200+ sites for you.

Motel 6 Bloomington - Indiana University

Show Prices
Book on TripAdvisor
Trusted partner. We work with to make your booking as easy as possible.
Secure payments. We use industry-leading practices to keep your information secure.
Enter dates for best prices
powered by PriceFinder
Check In Check Out
1 room 2 adults 0 children
Compare best prices from top travel sites
and 3 more sites!
Professional photos
Motel 6 Bloomington - Indiana University
View Map
{"widget":{"name":"ibex_photo_carousel","divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_photo_carousel","moduleList":["handlers"],"js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))"},"template":"ibex_photo_carousel__widget","dust":{"nav_controls":"ibex_photo_carousel__nav_controls"}},"scriptFlags":null,"containerClass":null}
Add Photo Write a Review

99 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
There are newer reviews for Motel 6 Bloomington - Indiana University
See the most recent reviews
Showing 99: English reviews
Scottsdale, Arizona
Reviewed 16 August 2016 via mobile

My wife and I were very concerned about getting a room for parent's weekend. We called hotel several times to reserve a room. We were waiting for our email confirmation, but none ever came. I called and spoke to Jennifer. She was very courteous and took the time to locate our reservation. Our name was spelled wrong. She was extremely...

Thank ironmangeo
Portland, Oregon
Reviewed 10 August 2016

Price was good. Parking right in front of room is always good. Carpet has been replaced with vinyl. some updates in room. Now the bad: in spite of signs on all doors that 'smoking prohibited by state law,' room smelled smoky and dodgy roomers on either side were seen openly smoking and going in and out of their rooms. Very...

Thank Greg S
Reviewed 5 August 2016 via mobile

Bed was clean and the AC worked very well! However, the room was very dated and worn while there were dead bugs in the corner and quite a bit of hair on the sink, floors, and in shower. I'm not too squeamish so this didn't bother me so much but not everyone may be able to stay in place like...

Thank Hannah S
6Team, Brand Experience Team Member at Motel 6 Bloomington - Indiana University, responded to this review

Dear Hannah, Thank you for taking the time to share your review. We have procedures in place related to our pest policy that should have prevented the inconveniences you describe, and we are sorry for the circumstances. We strive to provide a comfortable night's rest and are disappointed your stay was unsatisfactory due to the bed comfort issues you experienced....

Reviewed 1 August 2016

First of all, I have stayed at this same Motel 6 several times over the last 4 years. I want to personally thank Jessica for making sure that if I wasn't happy with my room then she would change it for me without any problems. I asked for a non smoking room and she told me that they are all...

Thank Leon B
Reviewed 26 July 2016

Location was great, the room reeked of smoke. Could not sleep. could not stay another night. Bedspread had burn holes in it. If you go there get another place to stay.Service was good but not worth the smell of the room. We had a handicapped room and there were plenty of bars around the tub but not a walk in...

Thank Aleta G
Reviewed 25 July 2016

Jessica assisted me with checking in. She was not only helpful with my check in, she also assisted me with my questions and concerns about future bookings. Jessica made my stay all the more pleasant. I will go back because of the excellent service I received from Jessica.

Thank Aaron W
Reviewed 24 July 2016 via mobile

Service was very good. Jessica was very helpful and efficient. Affordable room and quiet w/clean and fresh linens. Convenient to restaurants and highway. Jessica gave good directions and suggestions for dinner.

Thank Pat G
Minneapolis, Minnesota
Reviewed 15 July 2016

Being that we were coming into town late after driving 11 hours and getting up early to leave, we thought we could crash at an inexpensive place that would "leave the light on for you". We were horribly wrong. These Motel 6 lights should be turned off, permanently. I have literally never seen a motel this bad. After checking-in within...

Thank Mark A
Reviewed 29 May 2016 via mobile

Pros...great location and Ken is very friendly at the front desk. Newer looking sink fixture. Cons... room smelled like it used to be smoking. Room and bathroom need a deep cleaning. Laminate floor is cheap so you can see the dirt and grime that get stuck to it. Summary... a small step above sleeping in your car. Suggestions: Deep clean...

Thank Sam F
Reviewed 10 May 2016 via mobile

I stayed and was going to take shower found these in shower shows cleaning staff don't do there jobs I found theses tweezers stuck on shower curtain brought to mangers attention and nothing was done ask for call from GM as of today have not received one

Thank Curtis P

33 photos of this hotel

Traveller photos: See what travellers like you saw

All Traveller Photos (3)
Room/Suite (2)
Other (1)

Management photos: Courtesy of the property manager

All Management Photos (30)
Hotel & Grounds (10)
Bathroom (4)
Room/Suite (6)
Other (10)
Check In Check Out
Hotels you might also like...
Travellers also viewed these Bloomington hotels
0.3 km away
Days Inn Bloomington
Days Inn Bloomington
#22 of 24 in Bloomington
238 reviews
0.9 km away
Cascades Inn
Cascades Inn
#14 of 24 in Bloomington
28 reviews
0.4 km away
Comfort Inn Bloomington
Comfort Inn Bloomington
#8 of 24 in Bloomington
326 reviews
Show Prices
Show Prices
Show Prices
0.2 km away
Hampton Inn Bloomington
Hampton Inn Bloomington
#10 of 24 in Bloomington
452 reviews
1.2 km away
Quality Inn
Quality Inn
#20 of 24 in Bloomington
94 reviews
0.4 km away
Holiday Inn Bloomington
Holiday Inn Bloomington
#9 of 24 in Bloomington
278 reviews
Show Prices
Show Prices
Show Prices


  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Motel 6 Bloomington is conveniently located 1 mile from Indiana University and also near restaurants and shopping. All modern smoke-free guest rooms have wood-effect flooring and free Wi-Fi. Micro-fridge units are available for a small fee. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Motel 6 Bloomington - Indiana University

Address: 1800 N Walnut St, Bloomington, IN 47404
Region: United States > Indiana > Bloomington
Price Range: €46 - €75 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Motel 6 Bloomington - Indiana University 2*
Number of rooms: 107
Reservation Options:
TripAdvisor is proud to partner with Booking.com, Hotels.com, Orbitz, Priceline, Travelocity and Motel-6 so you can book your Motel 6 Bloomington - Indiana University reservations with confidence. We help millions of travellers each month to find the perfect hotel for both holiday and business trips, always with the best discounts and special offers.
Also Known As:
Motel 6 Bloomington - Indiana University Hotel Bloomington
Motel Six Bloomington
Bloomington Motel Six
Bloomington Motel 6
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.
Claim Your Listing

Questions & Answers

Here's what travellers have asked, with answers from Motel 6 Bloomington - Indiana University staff and other travellers.
1 question
Ask a question
over a year ago

See all questions (1)

Questions? Get answers from Motel 6 Bloomington - Indiana University staff and past guests.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Can tickets for local attractions be purchased at the front desk?
  • Do you have to pay extra for a mini-fridge?
  • At what time does the pool open each day?

See which rooms travellers prefer

“ask to change rooms if you smell smoke before you check in.”
 of 5 bubbles 735leonb, 1 Aug 2016 | Read review
“Unless you're planning to cook meth or commit murder, don't stay here.”
 of 5 bubbles marka286, 15 Jul 2016 | Read review
“Go down the road....”
 of 5 bubbles MickW76, 19 May 2015 | Read review
“you will want to bring your own cleaning supplies before you use bathroom . Set car alarms and bring your laptop so you can watch a clear movie or program .”
 of 5 bubbles Rain6171, 5 Dec 2014 | Read review
“I did NOT even want to give this motel 1 star but has no other choice. If you request a certain room, it won't happen!!”
 of 5 bubbles 953bellab, 7 Jun 2014 | Read review
5 of 5
Enter dates for best prices
Check In Check Out
Price Your Stay