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Motel 6 Rockford

1.5 of 5 Hotel   |   7712 Potawatomi Trail, Rockford, IL 61107
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  • Location
    3.5 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 of 5 stars
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St Paul
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10 reviews 10 reviews
4 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

When you are just looking for a cheap place to stay for a few hours of sleep after driving 14 hours, this Motel 6 was okay. Don't expect too much. To be honest, we had to get past the stinky, filthy elevator, the beer bottles on the landing, and the hallway carpet that appeared to not have been vacuumed in... More

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Glendale Heights, Illinois
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2014

well where to start here it goes drove two hours after work to get to the hotel with my fiancé which is her first trip after having serious health issues we arrive and I stand in line for over an hour to check while a biker gang is busy partying and checking in and they keep cutting in front of... More

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Roscoe, Illinois
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2014

Never ever set foot in this filthy motel. I am sure you will go home with more than you came with! And I am not talking money! We entered the room of stench, that had one small window and a very faint light in the lamp. For good reason… the bedspread and pillow cases were filthy stained and burn holes.... More

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Springfield, Illinois
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4 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 11, 2014

We've always had good luck with Motel 6 rooms... yes, it's a cheaper stay so you don't expect much, but the rooms are always CLEAN. We just needed a room for one night to catch some sleep. We checked in, went to our room, and 10 minutes later tried to check out. We were told we could not check out... More

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 4, 2014 via mobile

This motel is close to the I90, and easy to spot. Cheap rate, and clean room though it has seen better days. Good deal for a drive through, quick stay. It is close to fast food restaurants, and gas stations. A bit noisy, being close to highway.

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York Haven, Pennsylvania
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 16, 2014

The only complaint I have is with the heating system it was either too hot or too cold in the room you could get the heater to adjust to be comfortable. Other then this it was a pleasent stay friendly staff.

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed February 14, 2014

This place ranks up there with one of the worst motels I have ever stayed in. Dirty wood laminate floors, burn holes in linen, towels that resemble something you would wash your car with. The heating system was terrible either very hot or very cold. So cold in fact I had bottled water in a plastic bag sitting on the... More

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Rockford, Illinois
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 14, 2014 via mobile

Not fancy,of course,but everything neceassary for a pleasant stay.This is all Motel 6 promises. First room I was given was very clean.Heater stopped working during the night.I went to the lobby where desk clerk immediately gave me another room,absolutely no problem.This was another very clean,warm room. I didn't find motel to be anything like the place described elsewhere

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Mankato, Minnesota
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47 reviews 47 reviews
3 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed January 26, 2014

We walked in and had to wait a couple minutes for the overnight person (who we only deduced was working by the fact that we could see her doing laundry, not by her ratty jeans and tee shirt uniform) to put her personal phone call down and help us out. The moment she handed us the keys, she immediately picked... More

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Mesquite, Nevada
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37 reviews 37 reviews
29 hotel reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed November 8, 2013

Well , looks like we got 2 non-updated rooms. Place was dirty ,garbage on the stairs etc, room dirty , uncomfortable bed and the service ?? Was told it was a new employee ! We made reservation on their web site for 2 rooms. One rate was honored for the handicap room , the other one was calculated at $... More

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Thank you for taking the time to post your review. 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 you and our other guests with better service in the future: 1-800-577-3435. More

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Address: 7712 Potawatomi Trail, Rockford, IL 61107
Location: United States > Illinois > Rockford
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:1.5 star — Motel 6 Rockford 1.5*
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Business Center with Internet Access Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly ) Swimming Pool Wheelchair access
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Motel 6 Rockford is conveniently located off I-90 near Magic Water Amusement Park, Cherry Vale Mall, Rockford College, Sinnissippi Gardens, and Boone County Fairgrounds. Free Wi-Fi, heated outdoor pool open May-September. ... more   less 
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