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Motel 6 Marshalltown

18 E Berle Rd, Marshalltown, IA 50158 (Formerly Americas Best Value Inn)
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  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Location
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3.5 of 5 stars
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Edwardsville, Kansas
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 13, 2015

As I sit in the room NOW, all I can say is old & outdated. The beds are soooo uncomfortable & old. To discover how old, the tag on the mattress (yes, it's still there) is from 1998. This morning, the wash cloth had a huge hole in it. All the towels are raggity. Two tiny bars of soap, no... More 

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Lana, Thank you for posting your review. We are committed to delivering a clean, comfortable room and apologize for any failure in delivering on the commitment during your recent stay. Please know the conditions you experienced are an exception to our guest commitment and as such, we apologize. Motel 6 standards for quality rest on our promise to offer the... More 

Monticello
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed February 16, 2015 via mobile

I made a reservation. For one. A friend was visiting during the day. When I went to check in...the manager charged more than what I booked online. He stated my friend could not go to the room with me without me paying for them as well, then wanted more money for early arrival ...and said we could not wait in... More 

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Monticello
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 31, 2014 via mobile

I will be traveling to Marshalltown for overnights during the next two or three months. I will probably chose this same motel for all my stays because of value and convenience. The staff was helpful although my interaction with them was limited (at check in and check out).

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Lincoln, Nebraska
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 9, 2014

The bedroom and bathroom were clean, although the room decor was very dated, with orange curtains, brown and orange bedding, and green carpet. The bed was quite hard, which I prefer. The room had wi-fi internet, which was acceptable for email and simple web-browsing, but it randomly disconnected several times in the few hours I used it. The room also... More 

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Rockaway Beach, Missouri
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 26, 2014 via mobile

Surprised at how spacious the room was for the price. Desk clerk was very friendly and willing to accommodate our needs. Don't expect some of the perks of a more expensive motel such as continental breakfast, however, with the difference in rates one can afford to go to one of the nearby restaurants for breakfast.

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Cedar Rapids, Iowa
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 20, 2014

Hey...it's a hotel/motel. It was clean.Nice. Fridge and microwave. Good price. People were nice...and they spoke English! Good price...a winner in my book. Close to good places to eat...like Dairy Queen!..lol..great fried mushrooms there...really.And other places close by.

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3 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 21, 2014

This is our first night in the hotel and I am impressed! So much for the price. We had no choice but to switch hotels because our last hotel was so expensive for so little value. I do not remember the gentleman's name that checked us in, but he was very pleasant. As soon as I walked in, I noticed... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 9, 2014

Traveled with child for Jr. Olympics competition for a week and the stay was a comfortable one. Manager-Pat provides great service and ensure your stay is a good one. Beds were comfortable, fresh towels daily that smelled great, bathroom was clean and comforter on bed is updated. The 46" flat screen on wall was a huge plus along with in-room... More 

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Clinton, Wisconsin
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 10, 2014

Some Motel 6s are actually pretty decent. Some are downright awful. There aren't too many in between. This one manages to fit that grey area. First, the good - the rooms and lobby are a lot more along the lines of an Econo Lodge or Super 8, and relatively nice ones at that. In fact, I'd guess not too long... More 

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Rochester, Minnesota
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2013 via mobile

This motel was very, very inexpensive. The room was clean, other than behind the night stand (I cringed a bit plugging something in). The sheets were stained and mismatched. The tub, sunk, and toilet had seen better days. The towels were small and scratchy. The room had an odor, like maybe it used to be a smoking room and it... More 

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