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Motel 6

2.0 of 5 Hotel   |   834 US Hwy 24 W, Gilman, IL 60938 (Formerly Travel Inn Gilman)
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Ranked #4 of 4 hotels in Gilman
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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 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3 of 5 stars
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Fort Collins, Colorado
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38 reviews 38 reviews
14 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 14, 2014 via mobile

We have not stayed in a budget motel since we were in our twenties and, although that was many years ago, memories of noisy neighbors, marginal beds, and minimal sleep are still fresh in my mind. But those are the only offerings at the I 57 exit at Gilman and we were too tired to move on. The room was... More

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Oklahoma City, Oklahoma, United States
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81 reviews 81 reviews
37 hotel reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 7, 2013

Very nice modern rooms,very clean and affordable! i will definitely be back! Close to McDonalds and dairy queen. The only thing is the pillows are flat. and to all my trucker friends there is truck parking.

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chaseburg
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13 reviews 13 reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 16, 2013

It smelled clean, looked clean...but found a stain(blood?) on the sheets. That made me nervous to pull the bedspread up to my face. But everything looked clean, no dirt in the corners or along the wall and the bathroom and shower looked good. But the bag in the garbage can was not. I wanted a clean bag and was going... More

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 11, 2012 via mobile

Furniture is new, but cracks in walls & surfaces have been painted over but not repaired. Pipes and toilet are old; fan and light controls are old. Bedspreads are stained and have burn holes. A space is cut into the bathroom counter for Kleenex, but there is no holder. The wastebasket contained refuse and an old pair of socks!

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Lincoln, Illinois
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4 reviews 4 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 stars Reviewed February 23, 2012

Our stay was in January, 2012. Only about 7 rooms were rented out. Initially we were pleased to see a whirlpool bathtub, but close inspection showed the grill looked moldy. Ick. Also, there was a suction cup rubber mat instead of a cloth bath mat. The bottom of the mat didn't look too clean. We didn't use the shower at... More

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Lafayette, Indiana
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36 reviews 36 reviews
27 hotel reviews
70 helpful votes 70 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2011

I had a great stay at this location, which for some reason wasn't on my Motel 6 app, but it was there when I needed it as I had to get a few hours of sleep on my way to Memphis. The room is in the new style of Motel 6 renovations, with the faux hardwood floors and different color... More

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Hudson, NY
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79 reviews 79 reviews
79 hotel reviews
148 helpful votes 148 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed February 17, 2011

The staff is extremely rude. Mattress has plastic underneath and sheets slide around on it when you sleep. The desk clerk threatened to throw me out if I complained. Motel 6 needs to revoke the franchise of this motel.

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McFarland, Wisconsin
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75 reviews 75 reviews
5 hotel reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed November 8, 2010

This was a tale of two nights. First night gets a 1 star, the second gets a 3 star. First night they were fairly full and even though we reserved this place almost 2 months in advance, we were given one of the last rooms available in the second outlying building. First thing that stood out was the weird design.... More

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Illinois
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8 reviews 8 reviews
8 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 17, 2010

We are staying here right now and let me say these are some of the nicest owners I have ever met. Very friendly and accomodating. The rooms are remodeled and for a budget hotel you cannot ask for anything better. The bathrooms are not remodeled as stated before but I am sure the owners are doing what they can. Compared... More

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Aspen, CO
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20 reviews 20 reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 9, 2010

This motel has recently been changed to a Motel 6. I would say "very good" for this area. All new bedding, but not new space or bathrooms. The carpets have all been pulled except in the hallways. I found the room to be very clean. The space under the doors between rooms and the hallway made it pretty loud for... More

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Address: 834 US Hwy 24 W, Gilman, IL 60938 (Formerly Travel Inn Gilman)
Location: United States > Illinois > Gilman
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:2 star — Motel 6 2*
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Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Wheelchair access
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