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Motel 6 San Diego Downtown

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Alicante, Spain
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Staff very kind and room equipated with all basic items, clean and confortable. I arrived before check in time and they gave me the room earlier, that was great for me. Close to airport, downtown and little Italy neirborghood

Thank Carmenml83
Glasgow, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

As Motel 6's go this was ok for us. Myself and wife stayed for a couple of nights during a road trip. Firstly, remember that for the money you pay at this type of motel you are not going to get 5 star. We witnessed someone complaining at reception because of the 'type' of people staying. I really don't understand...

1Thank R9usl
Salzburg, Austria
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

After closing 500West Broadway Hotel, downtown San Diego runs out of valuable rooms.(I am not talking about hostels). Motel 6 - downtown is a quite good alternative, when you look for a still central und quite located motel. Free parking & coffee as well as clean rooms are on the pro side. No free wifi but some interesting guests ;-)

Thank BernieEastwood
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

2 rounds of fresh bedsheets, all were stained. 3 people we encountered acted like they were on drugs. We left. Hate to be negative but we couldn't stay. However, the staff was nice and fully refunded us without question. That was greatly appreciated!!!

Thank Amanda H
Reviewed 14 February 2017

Just returned from a one night stay at this sleeper. Was early and my room wasn't ready so left my details with the front desk and check in later was a snap. I was pleasantly surprised to get a spotless corner room on the 4th (top) floor in a vintage building. The windows even opened. Best nights sleep in a...

1Thank tc b
Guildford, United Kingdom
Reviewed 24 December 2016

What a disaster. Booked this hotel after reading some glorifying reviews. Little that we knew. When we arrived we had to pay by cash for the first night, as the lady in the front desk could not make our card working. The room we were given was so dirty that we asked for an immediate change. Second room we were...

1Thank Nikos L
Istanbul, Turkey
Reviewed 19 November 2016

We stayed two nights in this hotel. It worked out for us as a family only because we stayed only for two night and use the hotel from sleep to sleep. But there are some problems with the hotel: 1. there are homeless and drunk people staying in the hotel. Management should not accept these kind of people in, because...

Thank seyisoglu34
Rexburg, Idaho
Reviewed 18 November 2016 via mobile

Got into San Diego late and we were so excited that this motel was so close to the San Diego Zoo. It's right in the middle of downtown, so location is AWESOME. The room itself, though was tiny. The bathroom lights flickered quite creepily when you turned them on. The bed reminded me of a futon. Not my best experience...

Thank ShandiJan
Reviewed 12 November 2016 via mobile

When I checked in the Front Desk clerk was professional and accommodating. My problem with the facility has to do with the cleanliness.First of all i don't expect much from a 2 star hotel.However, the one thing I do expect is the facility to be clean and sanitary.The following pictures show some of the problems.It also smelled like someone spilled...

Thank Michael K
Reviewed 16 October 2016 via mobile

We booked our stay in this place as part of our West-Coast-Roadtrip and stayed for three nights. From all the hotels we have been to so far it was one of the most expensive ones and also by far the dirtiest place. The elevator permit was expired, there are homeless people all around the building, doors are jamming, the floor...

Thank miccico
6Team, Brand Experience Team Member at Motel 6 San Diego Downtown, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for taking the time to post your review. We strive to provide a comfortable night's rest, and are disappointed your stay was unsatisfactory due to the noise concerns you describe. Safety and security are high priorities within Motel 6 standards for quality and we regret you felt differently during your visit. Motel 6 standards for quality...

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Additional Information about Motel 6 San Diego Downtown

Address: 1546 2nd Avenue, I-5/San Diego Freeway at 6th Avenue, San Diego, CA 92101
Region: United States > California > San Diego
Price Range: €70 - €201 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Motel 6 San Diego Downtown 2*
Number of rooms: 105
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“Take 3th or 4th floor”
 of 5 bubbles BernieEastwood, 7 Mar 2017 | Read review
“As far as possible from the reception, higher floors maybe.”
 of 5 bubbles seyisoglu34, 18 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Top floor is great.”
 of 5 bubbles 596ronaldw, 1 Sep 2016 | Read review
“I doubt it would matter.”
 of 5 bubbles JerryG999, 14 Feb 2016 | Read review
“Choose a higher floor away from noise”
 of 5 bubbles ChristineD784, 2 Sep 2015 | Read review
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