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Motel 6 Rockford

1.5 of 5 Hotel   |   7712 Potawatomi Trail, Rockford, IL 61107
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Ranked #23 of 25 Hotels in Rockford
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  • Location
    3 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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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

This place is nasty, dirty and noisey. 1. Linoleum on floor instead of carpet, dirty, cracked and buckled up. 2. Bed spreads stained and cigarette burns on them. 3. Only one chair, that was dirty and had seen better days. 4. Dirt in most corners of the room. 5. Shower head had large hole around pipe. 6. Vents had hair/dust... More 

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Champaign, Illinois
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24 reviews 24 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Old timers may remember the Motel 6 being on South Eleventh Street. That location is not a Motel 6 anymore, and possibly may have been torn down. The new one is at I-90 and Business 20 (State Street) on Rockford's far east side. It's three stories tall. You need to try to get a room facing west, or you'll have... More 

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Cedar Springs, Michigan
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66 reviews 66 reviews
16 hotel reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We have stayed at other Motel 6 locations in the past. This is by far the worst one yet ! Believe the other reviewers that give this one low scores. Our room looked like it has been neglected pretty bad. The bathtub was dingy and looked like it hadn't been cleaned in weeks. I refused to step in the tub... More 

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Huntington, West Virginia
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18 reviews 18 reviews
7 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I only needed a place to crash for a few hours of sleep and, despite my wife's objections, we decided to give the Motel 6 a chance. How bad could it be? Pretty bad. The linens were horrible--stained and burned. The place is filthy. Desk clerk was nice.

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Waupaca, Wisconsin
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11 reviews 11 reviews
7 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 6, 2014

I wish I would have looked at the reviews before booking a room. I stayed at this hotel about 6 years ago and it wasn't too bad for the money. I knew from when I checked in it was going to be horrible. I couldn't understand ONE word the guy was saying! We get into our room, first thing I... More 

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6Team, Brand Experience Team member at Motel 6 Rockford, responded to this review

Kayla, Thank you for sharing your review. We strive to deliver a great guest experience, but it sounds as though we did not perform to our usual standards in this case. We are committed to delivering a clean, comfortable room and are sorry for any failure in delivering on the commitment during your recent stay. Please know the issues you... More 

Downers Grove, Illinois
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3 reviews 3 reviews
2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 26, 2014

Has no carpeting. Very uncomfortable hard wood chairs. No place to store your stuff so you will have to live out of your suitcase. The phone didn't work and the person at the desk came up and fixed it. and Bathtub stained. No carts available when I checked out so I had to lug my stuff manually.

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 7, 2014

I've stayed at this place more than once, hoping things would improve...but I'll tell you what, if I were a health inspector, there would be no motel 6 in Rockford,IL. If you walk in with white socks, expect to walk out with black socks. You won't be surprised to see bed sheets with burn holes, pubic hair filled bath tubs,... More 

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St Paul
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16 reviews 16 reviews
6 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 4, 2014

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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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*
Number of rooms: 135
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