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Motel 6 Traverse City

1582 US 31 North, Hwy 31, Traverse City, MI 49686
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3.5 of 5 stars
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Roseville, Michigan
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We needed to find a place in Traverse City for a couple nights and the Motel 6 was available. This is a no frills motel, but the rooms were clean, staff was helpful and the price fit our budget. If you are only looking for a place to sleep and enjoy the areas nearby, this is a good choice.

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Waterford, MI
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

It amazes me that people complain and post poor reviews on the cheapest hotel in Traverse City! If you want luxury, pay for it. This hotel was clean with basically no amenities. The pool is tiny. There is a snack and ice machine. The floors are not carpeted and there is no hair dryer. The water was hot, good shower... More 

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Chesterfield
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Spoke with "manager" who is actually the owner regarding the uncomfortable bed & flat pillows which were only 1 per person. His response while continually talking over me was "why didn't you call the desk, you agreed to pay no one forced you too!" Complete unprofessional & rude jerk! I wouldn't stay here again if someone paid me to!

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6Team, brand expericened team member at Motel 6 Traverse City, responded to this review

Jessica, Thank you for sharing your feedback. We apologize for any misunderstanding that may have occurred during your recent stay with regard to our rate policies and the inconveniences you experienced. We are committed to delivering a clean, comfortable room and apologize for any failure in following through on that commitment during your recent stay. Our staff aims to provide... More 

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Branchville, New Jersey
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31 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 55 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Stayed here for a night on our way to the upper peninsula. It's a good stop for a short stay, but it definitely could use some TLC. The staff was very friendly and helpful, the rooms seemed clean and the beds were comfortable. The pillows weren't that great, and the bathrooms were a little small. I tried to check out... More 

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Muskegon, Michigan
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The have squeezed a small hotel on to a tiny lot and ended up with tiny rooms. The furnishings are updated but they have done away with amenities like a dresser, sitting area or closet. Bathroom has all undersized furnishings. No room amenities like microwave or coffee. You can't even get coffee in the lobby.

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6Team, brand expericened team member at Motel 6 Traverse City, responded to this review

Kainay, Thank you for sharing your feedback. We apologize for any misunderstanding that may have occurred during your recent stay with regard to our rate policies and the inconveniences you experienced. We are committed to delivering a clean, comfortable room and apologize for any failure in following through on that commitment during your recent stay. Our staff aims to provide... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2015

Scariest night EVER in a hotel !!! I was walking to my room police yelled get down !!! I ran down the stairs hearing them scream POLICE !! The hotel was raided . I went to the desk as my daughter was still up in our room!! The hotel phone didn't work I couldn't reach her !! Hotel staff didn't... More 

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

Dear Lainey, Thank you for taking the time to post your review. We strive to provide a comfortable night's rest, and are disappointed your stay was unsatisfactory due to the noise concerns you describe. Safety and security are high priorities within Motel 6 standards for quality and we regret you felt differently during your visit. Motel 6 standards for quality... More 

Evansville, Indiana
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 18, 2015

While our room was clean and the beds were comfortable, the decor was cold and uninviting. Orange and beige colors, modern style furnishings and all tile floors instead of carpet did not create a homey atmosphere. The price at over $100 per night was to high. We have stayed at other Motel 6 locations that were much nicer for half... More 

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Detroit, Michigan
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 17, 2015

I wasn't sure what to expect because I haven't reserved with Motel 6 before. It was a holiday weekend and last minute decision to take a trip. Motel 6 was one of 3 places available. I was pleasantly surprised! The facility was newly renovated, equipped with a microwave and mini refrigerator. The best sleep I've ever gotten in a hotel....it... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2015

This motel 6 was very clean and in a great location in Traverse City. The hotel is right across the street from the water and on the main drag full of restaurants. Vending machine had coke and my dew. Big deal for my family. Also has a decent pool and hot tub area too.

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2015 via mobile

I left Sault Ste. Marie, Canada with several stops during the day, to arrive at this motel at 9pm to discover even though I had a confirmation number from Motel 6.com, that they "had no record" of my reservation or my conf. number. Be cautious with this one.

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

Mike, Thank you for sharing your feedback. We apologize for any misunderstanding that may have occurred during your recent stay with regard your reservation and the inconveniences you experienced. Motel 6 standards for quality rest on our promise to offer the lowest price of any national chain by delivering the essential elements of a comfortable room for a satisfying stay,... More 

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