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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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3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 25, 2015

Clean and quiet -- which is what I wanted. I did have a problem with smoke in the hallway one evening. Cable TV with HBO. WiFi ($2.99 a day - free for AARP members) worked well -- and the one time it didn't a quick call to tech support fixed the issue. Near the freeway and a grocery store as... More 

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Wailuku, Hawaii
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed November 25, 2015

This hotel was clean and neat as stated. And the cheapest price in the area, but there where no frills and I mean zero. Room came equipped with towels and that was it. Upon entering the room we found nothing but towels and a tv. No coffee maker, No hair dryer, was barley enough tp to use the bathroom, had... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed November 12, 2015

Here's the deal. We were driving from Yachats to Sinson Beach (12 hour trip ) and needed and overnight stop over. According to my parents-in-law the place was reasonably priced and spotless. Partner took this advice and booked a room . You know because we're on A BUDGET AND THIS WILL SAVE US $20. I prefer Best Western . Cue... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 25, 2015 via mobile

Our stay was fantastic. I lived there almost 25 years ago and was extremely surprise to see how much the town had changed. With so many businesses and shops added to the general area I was afraid that would also bring an aire of Corporate America to a once conscious community. We were treated with respect and the hotel amenities... More 

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Eureka Springs, Arkansas
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 12, 2015 via mobile

First when checking in, had to supply much personal info, then they wanted to charge for the wifi! Been traveling for several weeks & never had to pay at any of the previous motel 6's....showed the aarp card, then it was free. They have ASHTRAYS in the no smoking rooms with no smoking stickers on them! That is the dumbest... More 

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6Team, brand expericened team member at Motel 6 Arcata - Humboldt University, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for taking the time to share your review. Our staff aims to provide the highest level of hospitality to our guests through our customer service, but with your experience we have fallen short and would like to apologize for the service issues you describe. Motel 6 standards for quality rest on our promise to offer the... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 14, 2015 via mobile

Now most motel 6's aren't the best but in a crunch get the job done. This one must have been recently updated and had a very clean modern vibe to it. It had a bit of a dorm room feel to it but everything worked and was clean. And for the price I wasn't complaining. The only problem I had... More 

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Jannali, Australia
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 9, 2015 via mobile

Up to now, my wife and I have been staying at family-run motels with cute names like Leisure Inn that include a microwave, fridge, coffee machine and FREE wifi for around 60-70 USD per night. Sure they were old fashioned and you had to use a key to unlock the door, but I prefer them over Motel 6 that charges... More 

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6Team, brand expericened team member at Motel 6 Arcata - Humboldt University, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for sharing your feedback. We apologize for any misunderstanding that may have occurred during your recent stay with regard to our rate policies and the inconveniences you experienced. We are committed to delivering a clean, comfortable room and apologize for any failure in following through on that commitment during your recent stay. Our staff aims to... More 

Oregon Coast, Oregon
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 7, 2015

I regularly travel US 101 the Newport, Oregon/ Los Angeles,California route, and finding a good place to stay at a reasonable rate is always important to me. Motel 6 Arcata fits the bill in everyway. Not fancy, but let's see why I gave this site five stars... Check in is fast and friendly. Lupita, the front office worker was helpful,... More 

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Sonora, Ca.
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 18, 2015

Took a college scouting trip to Humboldt State University and found most of the local hotels to be somewhat expensive, so I took a chance and booked a room at the Motel 6. When we arrived we noticed the place looked very clean, and kept up to date. Newly painted and remodeled. Our room was not ready when we arrived,... More 

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Fountain Valley, California
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2015

Lots of mom and pop motels in Arcata and Eureka are cheaper. FYI. This location lies in a pocket of various chain motels. Was driving solo so any place with a bed and shower was OK. Got there around 1:00pm without room reservations. Got room but had to wait till 3:00 pm for it to be clean. Cost about $70... More 

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