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Motel 6 Sunnyvale South

806 West Ahwanee Avenue, US 101/Bayshore Freeway at North Mathilda Avenue, Sunnyvale, CA 94086
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3.5 of 5 stars
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Location is good, restaurants and gas station nearby . Staff is friendly. Room is small but okay for the price paid. My only complain is I wish the water pressure of the shower could be stronger, it takes a long time for me to wash my hair even though my hair is only to the shoulder level. Other things are... More 

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Reno, Nevada
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 16, 2015

Hadn't stayed in a Motel 6 for many years, but this was the best price and location for a week night stay. I'd asked for a quiet room off the street and away from the office. "JS" at the desk came through! Room had excellent lighting--better than many other "bargain" places I've stayed. The A/c was quiet, too. I will... More 

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Salinas, CA
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 26, 2014

I've stayed here many times. They've recently upgraded the rooms by removing carpet, installing Pergo-style flooring, new counters, sinks, towel racks and t.v.'s. Makes the rooms feel much cleaner. There is a restaurant in front of the property that has delivery trucks arrive around 6am so don't take a room across the lot from them if you plan on sleeping... More 

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Orange County, CA
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 9, 2014

My room smells strongly of past guests smoking heavily in the room, despite it being a non-smoking room. The wifi, which costs $3, is Very Slow. So slow that I can't watch videos on my laptop. Car park has some iffy looking cars but folks seem generally safe. Area around also seems safe. Try the Dish n Dash just down... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 27, 2014

I've never stayed at Motel 6. I always assumed it wasn't right for me, that it might be dirty, loud, unfriendly. I'm not sure where this came from. Maybe movies from the past showing motels in a bad light! I was wrong. This experience is pretty great (I am in the middle of my 4 night stay). It's been renovated.... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 1, 2014

After a great vacation in nearby Monterey we headed into San Jose. We have stayed in Motel 6s before without issue and this one had a decent rating and a very good price. We arrived and I had an urgent need to use the restroom, the front desk employee did me a solid and got my room key ready ASAP... More 

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Portland, OR
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2014

The room was very clean, but no frills whatsoever, no frig, no closet (a couple shelfs and hooks with hangers), no iron, no shampoo and no hair dryer. TV was a good one. Beds were firm. A/C worked well. The pool was nice, it is not heated, but just warm enough due to the weather. It was not quiet and... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 7, 2014

Simple motel as generally are the motels from the same brand... It was clean and was near Palo Alto. Walls were too thin. Not many parking lot available. Price is higher considering is a Motel 6 (they charged $90 for only one night (with taxes).

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 5, 2014 via mobile

Checked in to this Motel as I was too tired to drive back home. I was pleasantly surprised the rooms have been updated. It's infamous bedspreads are gone. New beds, new TVs new AC etc. Front Desk clerks were friendly and helpful.

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed March 15, 2013

A bunch of drug addicts and animals running around and Police burning out of the parking lot at 2am. Very Bad service defiantly NOT a safe environment for ANYONE!!! They do not allow you to walk around once you get your room you must NOT leave or you will be horrasses by drug addicts or the police even for just... More 

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