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Motel 6 San Diego - Southbay

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Reviewed 25 January 2017

I stayed there because they pet friendly. The place needs cleaning up inside . It's close to shopping and good food. The management are very helpful.there are places to walk your dog. I stayed there in Jan, the room was cleaner.

1Thank Dennis K
Mukund P, Manager at Motel 6 San Diego - Southbay, responded to this review

Thank you for the feedback, we are happy that you enjoyed our pet friendly hotel, we are sorry that you felt the room needed more cleaning, please let the front desk know and we can move you to a different room and take care of it. We do appreciate your continued business.

Hong Kong, China
Reviewed 13 December 2016

The location here is far from downtown but there's a bus station very nearby (just across the street) and that will take you to Iris Trolley Station (approx 3-5mins). Clean, comfortable stay with a central location. Attentive, friendly staff won me over. The rooms are standard, but complete with coffee machine, frigidaire etc We will stay here again if we...

1Thank seanlinehan1993
Mukund P, Manager at Motel 6 San Diego - Southbay, responded to this review

Thank you so much we do try to keep a clean and comfortable hotel and we really appreciate the feedback and we do hope that you come and see us again!

Alberta CANADA
Reviewed 23 November 2016

I stayed here for just over a week. Yes its an older place. I found the area not great. Yes you get what you pay for. In no way was the hotel or the staff impolite. I found all staff very polite and helpful. Housekeeping here is awesome. The staff was a pleasure to deal with. My once concern was...

Thank CindyEnchanted
Mukund P, Manager at Motel 6 San Diego - Southbay, responded to this review

Thank you for the compliments on our staff as well as our location, we agree we are freeway close and with laundromat and restaurants nearby we are set. We really appreciate the compliments as well as the info about the other guests we are so sorry that you felt uncomfortable. We will let the owners know. Thanks again!

Reviewed 21 September 2016 via mobile

The hotel doesn't have a pool or breakfast. Owner was very rude. Room had bed bugs and roaches. Load people abovr, tried to call the front desk and no one answered. Asked for towels in the evening and was told that they didn't have any. Neighborhood isn't the best. And not to mention the shady people that were around at...

Thank Jessica G
Mukund P, Manager at Motel 6 San Diego - Southbay, responded to this review

We appreciate your feedback, we have not had a pool for well over a year. We are not sure where you saw it advertised, however if it is a 3rd party website then it would be because they are not managed by us the owners of the hotel and we cannot condone or manage those sites and if you want...

Inkster, Michigan
Reviewed 14 September 2016 via mobile

I like this Motel 6 because it's smaller than most, rooms are on the larger side, free WiFi, and staff is very nice. Easy access right off the freeway. Downside is no pool and no guest laundry, however there is a laundromat just down the street. I have stayed there several times and always a pleasant experience.

Thank Liz P
Mukund P, Manager at Motel 6 San Diego - Southbay, responded to this review

Thank you, we understand that you have many choices and we are happy that you continue to choose us. We like our location as well right off the freeway! thank you for the feedback.

Louisville, Kentucky
Reviewed 2 July 2016

This place needs a renovation from top to bottom. Rooms and furniture are very outdated and worn. The bathtub was pitted from the decades worth of use. The sheets and linens have been washed so many times they are like cheesecloth. They have to wash the towels before they can return them to your room. One day we didn't get...

Thank navychief95
Mukund P, Manager at Motel 6 San Diego - Southbay, responded to this review

Thank you for your feedback, we are sorry that we let you down and wish you the best in your travels. We will forward this to the owner.

Reviewed 25 June 2016 via mobile

Booked this hotel at the last minute, not bad for the price and would only stay here if I had no other choice. The amenities listed a pool, but when we arrived there was none. The room had been recently painted, however the bathroom was not touched. The bathtub was stained. There was a refrigerator in the room, but no...

Thank Alicia M
Mukund P, Manager at Motel 6 San Diego - Southbay, responded to this review

Thank you for your feedback, we are sorry that you were let down and we are not sure where you booked, however we have not had a pool for quite some time, thank you for the heads up we will look into that.

Reviewed 13 June 2016

Nothing fancy, but worked for what I needed it for--sleep, shower and getting ready. Outdated furniture. Clean enough, could use some remodeling to make it look more appealing especially the bathroom. Bed not the most comfortable but was fine.

Thank Erika J
Mukund P, Manager at Motel 6 San Diego - Southbay, responded to this review

Thank you we appreciate your business and the feedback.

Kingman, Arizona
Reviewed 16 May 2016 via mobile

It's really an alright room for an overnight it was down the street rom imperial beach the room needed a little bit more cleaning specially the floors. Also there was a lot of people coming and going. Oh and a few blocks is the best donut shop yum yum donuts they are delish...

1Thank Karla_Oppelt
Mukund P, Manager at Motel 6 San Diego - Southbay, responded to this review

Thank you so much, we really appreciate your business and thanks for taking the time to give us feedback. We agree the doughnuts are awesome!

San Diego, California
Reviewed 27 February 2016

After unexpected delays, we tried crossing the Mexican border on a Friday evening. Gave up, and turned around to find a nearby motel that takes pets. Found this hotel. The room was spacious, clean, had a mini frig and microwave, a sitting area, and no carpet, which I'd prefer. Perfect for an unexpected one night stop over on the way...

2Thank J H
Mukund P, Manager at Motel 6 San Diego - Southbay, responded to this review

Thank you so much for the kind words, we really appreciate your comments and patronage!

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  • Breakfast included
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Motel 6 San Diego (formerly Days Inn San Diego)hotel offers you a warm welcome to the California coast. Located off Interstate 5, our hotel in San Diego, CA, near Cricket Wireless Amphitheater puts you 14 miles from downtown San Diego. Wake up and enjoy a morning boost with free Daybreak continental breakfast. Read your free USA Today newspaper or plan your trip using our free Wi-Fi Internet access. Our hotel features free parking, and in-room microwaves and refrigerators. Handicapped-accessible and non-smoking rooms are available at our hotel in San Diego, CA, where kids 17 and under stay free with an adult. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Motel 6 San Diego - Southbay

Address: 1101 Hollister Street, I-5 South Coronado Avenue, San Diego, CA 92154-3102
Region: United States > California > San Diego
Price Range: €64 - €121 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Motel 6 San Diego - Southbay 2*
Number of rooms: 59
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Also Known As:
San Diego Days Inn (Hollister) Hotel San Diego
Days Inn San Diego
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“southside of motel was quiet”
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