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Motel 6 Cal Expo

2.0 of 5 Motel   |   2030 Arden Way, Sacramento, CA 95825
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Ranked #68 of 84 Hotels in Sacramento
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 30, 2014
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3.5 of 5 stars
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Nevada City, California, United States
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7 reviews 7 reviews
6 hotel reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 11, 2014

I have been staying at this motel for about the last 6-7 years and gave seen it go down hill every year..I work special events at Cal expo and the motel is across the street and is convenient and accessible to the fair grounds..The rooms are typical motel 6 with pillows that are flatter than your car with a blowout,so... More

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 2, 2014

Had the misfortune of staying here in the midst of questionable other guests who were loud (all night), crack pipes on the floor above ours. Not clean enough for me - mopping the floors & dusting would have been a nice touch! Rude staff.. just a step up from tent camping in a back alley.

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Trier, Germany
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42 reviews 42 reviews
33 hotel reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 30, 2014

Spent only 1 night in the motel. We liked big and spacious rooms, swimming pool and friendly receptionist. The location is quite remote but there are still many restaurants and shopping possibilities. Very reasonable price.

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Volcano, Hawaii
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22 reviews 22 reviews
8 hotel reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 20, 2013

There were questionable people hanging around and staying there. A young woman a few doors down from us was arrested. Coffee is weak and tasteless but they offer real half and half. Laundry is $1.50 for a wash and dry, even though labeled $1.25. But front office will only give change up to $2.00. Vending machines with snacks and drinks... More

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Moses Lake, Washington, United States
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28 reviews 28 reviews
12 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 6, 2013 via mobile

This motel has an ideal location. It is within walking distance of several good restaurants and Arden Fair Mall and Cal Expo is a very short drive. The staff is welcoming and helpful. The grounds are well maintained and clean. The pool looked to be well maintained and clean. There is a coin operated laundry available. Our room was fairly... More

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4 reviews 4 reviews
4 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 17, 2013

Good location and quiet. Close to many restaurants ,Arden Fair Mall and Cal Expo.Easily walkable though not late at night. Not on freeway but very close.Rooms are larger than most Motel 6's-used to be Vagabond Inn, I think. King room included dresser, 2 night stands, large table and chair, refrigerator and small microwave.Towels weren't the plushest, pillows not too firm... More

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3 reviews 3 reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2012 via mobile

My kids and i came to Sac for the State Fair. The location was great. The kids and i could walk from hotel to fair and restaurants. Thr only problem i haf was when i arrived at 6 in the morning the staff told me i couldn't check in till 3 and i should have called before i came evem... More

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Oakland, California, USA
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 14, 2012

While my usual hotels were booked, this Motel 6 fit our needs for a one night stay while we visited the Cal Horse Expo. Unfortunately, the pool and hot tub were closed for repairs and it was a really hot day. This is the largest Motel 6 I have seen. The rooms were clean and comfortable. All-in-all, a good deal... More

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23 reviews 23 reviews
8 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 31, 2012

Overall this property was better than most Motel 6's.....I believe it was originally a different motel. The staff was nice and friendly.. of course the problem was there wasn't even an alarm clock in the room ..and the towels were like drying on a brillow pad..really rough and extremely tiny..soap wouldn't even lather..both the hot tub and pool were closed... More

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Fussa, Tokyo, Japan
14 reviews 14 reviews
4 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 3, 2012

I was traveling to Sac for a last minute convention, picked this one because all the other hotels charged a ridiculous pet fee whereas Motel 6 didn't cost anything. I have stayed at a few higher end places so being a motel I didn't expect much just a place to rest during the day. I was completely impressed, first I... More

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Address: 2030 Arden Way, Sacramento, CA 95825
Location: United States > California > Sacramento
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:2 star — Motel 6 Cal Expo 2*
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