We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
All 7 Petaluma hotels

Motel 6 Petaluma

2.0 of 5 Motel   |   1368 N. McDowell Blvd., Petaluma, CA 94954
Hotel amenities
Motel 6 Petaluma

Enter dates for best prices

Best prices for your stay
Check In mm/dd/yyyy Check Out mm/dd/yyyy
Show Prices
Compare best prices from top travel sites
Expedia.com Travelocity Orbitz.com
and 4 more sites!
21%
Ranked #7 of 7 hotels in Petaluma
Write a Review

38 people have reviewed this hotel

Traveler rating
    1
    4
    9
    7
    17
See reviews for
10
13
2
2
Rating summary
  • Location
    3 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    2 of 5 stars
  • Service
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    2.5 of 5 stars
Traveler tips help you choose the right room.   Room tips (3)
Date | Rating
  • English first
  • French first
  • German first
  • Italian first
  • Spanish first
  • Any
English first
Senior Contributor
31 reviews 31 reviews
6 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Had a horrible experience the night before at Motel 6 in Livermore. Was nervous as we checked in at Motel 6 Petaluma. Had to reserve Motel 6 due to death in the family. Fears were allayed as soon as we spoke to asst mgr Jonathan Uribe. Pleasant, knowledgable, and spoke English. Lobby was clean and appeared recently renovated. Rooms 249... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
San Francisco, California
1 review
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 6, 2014

Basically, this place is pretty basic as far as hotels go. But, as there are no decently priced hotels in Petaluma, nor any hostels to go on the super cheap and social side of staying, this place will do the trick to have a roof over your head for a night or two. It is also walking distance to Lagunitas,... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
Pasadena, California
1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 12, 2014

The motel was under renovation when I went with my boyfriend but we were lucky enough to get one of the new rooms. The guy at the front counter was very helpful, gave us directions to some things to do nearby. And Lagunitas right down the street = awesome! New rooms are very cool, clean and a much needed improvement.... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
Rohnert Park, California
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 4, 2013

I recently stayed at this Motel 6, and it was a horrible experience!! They are in the middle of construction, and they did not inform us that this was happening. At 7:30am my girlfriend and I were woken up with power drills and saws. When we attempted to talk to the staff they were rude and shady. They told us... More

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Motel6, Public Relations Manager at Motel 6 Petaluma, responded to this review

dear Josh, Thank you for taking the time to post your review. The noisy conditions and poor guest service you encountered are not consistent with our standards for quality at Motel 6, and we sincerely apologize for your unpleasant stay. Please kindly contact our Guest Relations department so they can have a record of your experience to help us provide... More

Sheffield, United Kingdom
Top Contributor
60 reviews 60 reviews
43 hotel reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2013

For a Saturday night in summer 2013, near to San Francisco the price was reasonable. We paid $70:58 for the night. The young girl on reception was great - Candice. She is a credit to the company. A very helpful woman.The room was old & tired. There was a smell of stale smoke. It was a non-smoking room. The room... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
Boise, Idaho
Senior Contributor
44 reviews 44 reviews
7 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2013

This place was horrible. I had to stay there three nights because all other hotels were booked. Rooms were run-down with dirty carpet. The smallest TV I've seen in 20 years. Towels are paper thin and the only toiletries is a small cheap bar of soap. No fridge or microwave. The Internet cost $2.99 per day and was frequently not... More

Was this review helpful? Yes 2
2 reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 14, 2013

Stayed at the Motel 6 Petaluma as it was a last resort... all other hotels in the area were booked solid. Run down & unsanitary conditions. Carpets were filthy, no hair dryer in room, beds were awful. Would recommend you keep driving other than stay here.

Was this review helpful? Yes 2
Lahaina, Hawaii
Reviewer
3 reviews 3 reviews
2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 12, 2013 via mobile

Room was run down. Price was decent. Don't forget to ask for senior discount! Did not find bed bugs. For a Motel 6 okay for the price. Has a couple of restaurants in the vicinity to eat at for breakfast and dinner. Petaluma is a nice town.

Was this review helpful? Yes
Chico, California, Usa
2 reviews
2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 7, 2013

My honey and I stayed here over the weekend after a long day at the race track in Sonoma. Thank god we were really tired because the walls are so so thin you can hear EVERYTHING in the rooms around you. When we returned back from dinner we opened the door and actually heard the neighbor just talking to each... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
Top Contributor
53 reviews 53 reviews
7 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed April 29, 2013

I looked for a good priced room in the area but we happen to go the a high school football camp for my son in Petaluma the same weekend as prom and the annual festival of butter and egg. So prices were a tab bit more than the place was worth. No change of sheets, dog and cat hair on... More

Was this review helpful? Yes

Been to Motel 6 Petaluma? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Additional Information about Motel 6 Petaluma

Also Known As:
Motel 6 Petaluma Hotel Petaluma
Motel 6 Petaluma Hotel
Petaluma Motel 6
Petaluma Motel Six
Motel Six Petaluma
Motel 6 Petaluma CA - Sonoma County
Address: 1368 N. McDowell Blvd., Petaluma, CA 94954
Location: United States > California > Sonoma County > Petaluma
Amenities:
Free Parking Restaurant Swimming Pool Wheelchair access
Hotel Style:
Ranked #7 of 7 hotels in Petaluma
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:2 star — Motel 6 Petaluma 2*
Reservation Options:
TripAdvisor is proud to partner with Expedia, Travelocity, Orbitz, Booking.com, Priceline, Hotels.com and Venere so you can book your Motel 6 Petaluma reservations with confidence. We help millions of travelers each month to find the perfect hotel for both vacation and business trips, always with the best discounts and special offers.

Owners: What's your side of the story?

If you own or manage Motel 6 Petaluma, register now for free tools to enhance your listing, attract new reviews, and respond to reviewers.

Bookmark for later
Save Saved
You added Motel 6 Petaluma to your Saves list