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Motel 6 Arcata - Humboldt University

4755 Valley West Blvd, US 101/Redwood Highway at Giuntoli Lane, Arcata, CA 95521
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  • Location
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    2.5 of 5 stars
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Chicago, Illinois
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

at check-in, the manager dakota was very helpful and gave me a room based on my requests to be on second floor away from highway noise. the room was very clean, a newly-remodeled motel 6 with wood floors and chairs rather than the usual filthy rugs and plastic chairs. it had a table and chair, desk and chair, double bed... More 

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Oregon Coast, Oregon
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 23, 2015

Touring by motorcycle, we often stay at M6, and the facility in Arcata, CA did not disappoint. The staff was welcoming and helpful. In fact, after being in the room a few minutes we got a call from the front desk asking us if the room was satisfactory. Rooms here have recently been remodeled with a new color scheme, Samsung... More 

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Gig Harbor, Washington
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 12, 2015

Great value, clean rooms, recently refinished. It's Motel 6-I really haven't stayed at a bad one. This is near Humboldt State-I wasn't looking for anything other than a place to sleep. If you want something more, this isn't for you-but it was great for me.

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed February 21, 2015

If your exhausted and need a place to sleep it's suitable,the room was clean,and very sparse.shower was a nightmare it was either scalding hot or ice cold and it you didn't bring your own toiletries you could use the bar of soap provided or you could purchase a mini shampoo for$ 2.35 (also price for razor or tooth brush)from the... More 

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Grants Pass, Oregon
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 30, 2014

Came into town on Thanksgiving weekend with no reservations so stopped there first. The room is soooo small. Wish I had taken a picture. No night stands. The desk was attached to the wall and the TV Stand was also the "closet". For some reason they put us in the handicap room so the shower was equipped for a wheelchair.... More 

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Los Angeles, California
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed November 14, 2014

I never had a bad experience In my life when I checked. In the room. Should be non smoking the room smell like they smoke weed. In the room.when I call the front desk they told me there is no more like take it or leave it. It's a horrible Stay. We never come to this kind of motels

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Fair Oaks
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 14, 2014

Very pleasant office staff, they made rooms available for us to check early. Rooms were clean. Beds weren't the best. Parking is good, pool is clean. Located among other motels in the area, this one was the least expensive. Not bad for the price.

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2014 via mobile

The rooms looked like they were remodeled, and it was cute. The room was clean. The beds were small but comfy, pillow not so much. We didn't have problem with noise but you could smell illegal substances being smoked, which we didn't appreciate since we had our children. We stayed one night and moved on. Very very small rooms and... More 

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Eugene, Oregon
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2014

Two years in a row while in Arcata we had horrible service and sleepless nights. I was assured that this year would be different than last. I took the bait and was pulled in. I asked in advance for an upstairs quiet room. I was given a room upstairs but before dark three police cars were investgating our next door... More 

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FB, California
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69 helpful votes 69 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 16, 2014

We got there rather late, but the clerk had saved us a nice quiet room as requested.Motel 6 was easy to find, and made two major highways very easy to get on and off of- but far enough away not to hear the traffic from your room. The grounds were nice, and several people were walking their dogs. When we... More 

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