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Motel 6 Des Moines

2.0 of 5 Motel   |   7655 Office Plaza Drive North, I-80 at Exit #121, West Des Moines, IA 50266
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Ranked #13 of 16 hotels in West Des Moines
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Rancho Cucamonga, California
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11 reviews 11 reviews
10 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

This was a very nice Motel 6. Very clean and a bit larger than the average Motel 6 room. Those staying at a Motel 6 need to understand the price does not buy you a hair dryer, kleenex, HD TV or a coffee maker. This motel provided a clean place to sleep and shower, which was welcome at the end... More

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Grand Island, Nebraska
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30 reviews 30 reviews
8 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We booked a room at the last minute for a Car Show we were attending as we had been told that the other Motels we were checking on were all full. There were a lot of amenities around the Motel. Restaurants, gas stations, etc. . It could use some updating. The beds were very hard, the pillows very old, no... More

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Rockbridge, Ohio
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5 reviews 5 reviews
5 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

So after having driven 10 hours from Ohio to this Motel 6 location in Des Moines, IA, my wife and I checked in and went up to our room. This is when we learned that you have to pay extra if you want a fridge/microwave in your room. Seriously? I mean, it's not like it was $50 or anything but... More

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Eau Claire, WI
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35 reviews 35 reviews
10 hotel reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 4, 2014

We found this hotel right off I80 and found it to be easy to get to and easy to get out of and back to the interstate. We were just looking for a place to sleep for the night after traveling from Denver on our way east and this was perfect. The rooms are not huge but the double beds... More

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Elkhart, Indiana
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32 reviews 32 reviews
30 hotel reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 1, 2014

This is one of the better Motel 6 motels. It's clean quiet and comfortable. The staff is friendly and there are several restaurants nearby. It's a bit hard to get to and parking is an issue if you have a large vehicle or trailer. Overall... good value for the money.

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Lincoln, Nebraska, United States
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3 reviews 3 reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 6, 2013

After a bad experience with the Motel 6 (Airport) we ended up here. Was attending a wedding and needed a place to crash for the night. The staff was very nice, I found it to be very clean and the price was right. One downfall was no coffee maker in the room, but we were basically just there to sleep,... More

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Cincinnati, Ohio
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 10, 2013

I was just staying the night but immediately regretted my pre-paid reservation once I walked in. Everything was obviously really cheap. The people were nice, though. The toilet paper felt like sandpaper. The shower was really dirty, looked like it had rarely been cleaned. The bed was horrible. The sheets and comforter were stained, had hair and cigarette burns on... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 8, 2013 via mobile

We chose this hotel because it was the best price we could find. We were expecting a dump but it was a great surprise. Very clean rooms and excellent service!! Coffee in the morning was nice. Everything in the room worked as it should. Beds comfortable and bathroom was very clean. I would certainly stay here again!!

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San Diego, California
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8 reviews 8 reviews
7 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 27, 2013

People who hate Motel 6 usually do for all the wrong reasons. This place was OK. Price jump on weekends was ridiculous tho. We choose Motel 6 cause they are usually clean and our dog is a non issue. Hate paying $3 for wifi. I know I was tired after the drive, but the 23 year old clerk didn't have... More

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Alamogordo, New Mexico
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94 reviews 94 reviews
22 hotel reviews
61 helpful votes 61 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2013

let me start by saying, normally I would give a motel like this a 4, as it is not a luxury hotel, but this property is way under rated, thus a 5. I spent 5 nights in early august and completely enjoyed my stay and bargain rate[avg of $61/night]. this visit being during the iowa sate fair, when everything was... More

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Address: 7655 Office Plaza Drive North, I-80 at Exit #121, West Des Moines, IA 50266
Location: United States > Iowa > West Des Moines
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:2 star — Motel 6 Des Moines 2*
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Motel Six West Des Moines
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#1 Best Value Hotel in West Des Moines
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