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Motel 6 Bloomington - Indiana University

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Bloomington, Indiana
Reviewed 17 May 2014

I had to move my first room because it smelled of stale smoke. Second room not much better. The remote doesn't work so I have to go back to the office again. The room is very dark and appointed like a 1960's dorm room. The office staff were nice though. I got what I paid for I guess.

Thank 276Buzz
Peru, Indiana
Reviewed 11 May 2014 via mobile

I did not realize how hard it would be to find a room for the IU graduation weekend. Thought I was lucky to find a room so close to campus. The joke was on me. If I paid $45 for this room I would not be complaining. But when they jackup the the cost 3xs that to gouge parents on...

3Thank Native_Hoosier
South Riding, Virginia
Reviewed 10 May 2014

Never again. The "non-smoking" room reeked of cigarette smoke. The floor was sticky. It was just disgusting. The key stop working, the TV barely functioned and oh by the way, they don't provide shampoo. Plus since it was graduating weekend, the price was jacked up.

2Thank Maditalian2014
Slinger, Wisconsin
Reviewed 1 May 2014

Rooms are your basic Motel 6 without the 6 year old boys comforters, thank god! Internet is available but is so slow it is useless. The rooms are dated and some of the plaster and paint is pealing. If your looking for a clean basic room at a cheap price this is the place to stay.

1Thank chevydmax04
Auburn, Indiana
Reviewed 11 April 2014

I was on a trip to visit my daughter at IU for a day. My only necessity was to have a place to shower and lay my head down. Motel 6 fit the bill. All the other big chains wanted over double what I paid. The staff was friendly, allowed me a late check out. Parking was right outside my...

2Thank LNW713
San Francisco, CA
Reviewed 26 December 2013

This is a budget motel centrally located in a college town. One shouldn't have to say much more than that, but after reading the other reviews, perhaps a bit more explanation is needed. It's a budget motel. That means that people without a lot of money stay here. They might have kids. They may not treat the place like a...

3Thank Jon P
Reviewed 2 November 2013

I stayed here for three nights in late October 2013 and had a nice stay. Big room with a comfortable queen size bed and a great heating unit that was easy to operate. The staff was very helpful and accommodating exuding a wonderful mid west pleasantness that I have come to love and appreciate when in Indiana. This hotel is...

Thank SuperRay
Wakefield, United Kingdom
Reviewed 17 October 2013

I got the impression this is a full time residential property. First room stunk of cig' smoke, second room wasn't much better. People were lounging about the property, repairing cars,and openly smoking whilst laid on beds with the doors open. Bed covers were disgusting, heavily stained. No thanks motel 6.

1Thank Christopher D
Reviewed 15 September 2013

A wonderful looking old motor court inn but inside this was THE most basic place and completely overpriced. Lino floors! Cigarette smoke smell. Cigarette burns on the bedcovers. Towel rail fell on the ground when we tried to hang a towel on it. No breakfast. No coffee. There was wi-Fi - BUT it didn't work. Awful. If we had had...

2Thank FamilyofthreeSydney
San Jose, California
Reviewed 12 September 2013

I was in town for a wedding and since it was going to be a short stay, we booked the cheapest hotel in the area (we wouldn't be in the room much anyway). I can say this was close to one of the poorest lodging facilities I have ever stayed in. But of course it's a motel 6, what did...

1Thank Mindy N

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  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
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  • 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: €45 - €138 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Motel 6 Bloomington - Indiana University 2*
Number of rooms: 107
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“ask to change rooms if you smell smoke before you check in.”
735leonb, 1 Aug 2016 | Read review
“Unless you're planning to cook meth or commit murder, don't stay here.”
marka286, 15 Jul 2016 | Read review
“Go down the road....”
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 .”
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!!”
953bellab, 7 Jun 2014 | Read review
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