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Motel 6 Salinas North - Monterey Area

140 Kern Street, US 101/El Camino Real at Market Street, Salinas, CA 93901
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Motel 6 Salinas North - Monterey Area
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  • Location
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    2 of 5 stars
  • Service
    2 of 5 stars
  • Value
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    2 of 5 stars
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San Diego, California
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34 reviews 34 reviews
7 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Let's start: no coffee pot, broken phone, dirty floor, dirty bathtub. Then add bed so soft the mattress sank at least 3 inches when you sat on it, flooring was laminate wood with no carpet and the only toiletry provided was one bar of soap.

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Rome, Italy
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

I have never found a motel as dirty as this one. When we unpacked our beds we found hair, stains and wrinkly sheets as if the maid had not replaced them. My husband called the check-in desk asking for changing the bed sheets but the house keeping was closed so they gave us another room. How irritating finding that the... More 

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6Team, Brand Experience Team member at Motel 6 Salinas North - Monterey Area, responded to this review

Dear Khloe, Thank you for sharing your feedback. We are committed to delivering a clean, comfortable room and apologize for any failure in delivering on the commitment during your recent stay. We do accommodate our smoking guests with assigned smoking rooms and are sorry you experienced dissatisfaction with the concerns you describe. Motel 6 standards for quality rest on our... More 

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New Delhi, India
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 21, 2015

Did not run into any of the problems encountered by other reviewers. Room was decent, and reasonably clean. Did the job of sleeping our family well for one night, and that is all we wanted. Would stay again if I was in the area.

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Bristol, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 25, 2015

Stayed for one night, didn't expect much but was pleasantly surprised. Didn't want to pay expensive Monterey prices. Recent renovation and did the job that it needed to (checked in late, checked out early). Various eating establishments across the road so no problem with food. Quite noisy but did quiet down after midnight.

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Baltimore, Maryland
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11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 22, 2014

Stayed here for one night on our way down the CA coast in September. We were just looking for somewhere cheap to stay and this fit the bill. Salinas isn't that hard to navigate (nor is it that big) so it doesn't matter if you're close to downtown or not. This Motel 6 had clearly gone through the typical renovation... More 

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Tempe, Arizona
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4 reviews 4 reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 9, 2014

My wife and I stayed here at the last minute while driving down the CA coast. Cost = $56.00/ night . We were placed in a clean and well kept room. Everything had clearly been cleaned and the smell of cleaner was still in the room. The sheets and bedding were also obviously cleaned if not a bit worn. The... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 22, 2014

The staff had great customer service and the rooms were clean and everything was upgraded and nice and would stay there again in the near future. I think you would enjoy your stay just like we did. the stand up showers were nice and clean the bedding was nice and the hardwood floors were nice as well instead of carpet.

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 4, 2014

This Motel 6 is going through a complete remodel. The room I stayed in was just finished with new mattress and TV. Like most Motel 6s you have limited channel choices, but it was a new TV. The room was very clean, but then I think I was the first to stay after the remodel. The desk staff was friendly... More 

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Tel Aviv, Israel
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed December 10, 2013

We were traveling around Monterey area and decided to stop for the night somewhere on the road. We got there pretty late and tired and found this area of motels. Motel 6 were the only ones to offer a reasonable price (all others were either fully booked or too greedy). This motel was ok. Nothing exceptionally dirty or spooky as... More 

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Motel6, Public Relations Manager at Motel 6 Salinas North - Monterey Area, responded to this review

Dear Yotam H, Thank you for sharing your review. We apologize for the unpleasant stay you had as a result of the cleanliness and maintenance issues you experienced. These conditions are not consistent with Motel 6 standards for quality, and we encourage you to contact our Guest Relations Department so they can have a record of your experience to help... More 

Clovis, California
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 30, 2013

Disgusting I saw pest removal equipment and asked one of the maids if it was for bed bugs she indicated it was but I was assured they were isolated, isolated thru out the entire motel, they even had the audacity to tell me a 3rd party had verified no bugs in my room that 214 and 114 were the only... More 

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