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Motel 6 Columbus East

5910 Scarborough Blvd, Columbus, OH 43232
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  • Location
    2 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    1.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    2 of 5 stars
  • Service
    2 of 5 stars
  • Value
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    2 of 5 stars
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

CONS: Requested non-smoking/non-pet room but smelled of stale smoke & animal . Room change was no better. Bedspread was coffee & (apparent) blood stained, but was "food" I guess for the bug I found crawling between the sheets. I used just over half of the new can of Lysol I had with me, spraying everything from light switches to the... More 

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

Jeannie, Thank you for taking the time to share your review. We are committed to delivering a clean, comfortable room and apologize for any failure in following through on that commitment during your recent stay. We do accommodate our smoking guests with assigned smoking rooms and are sorry you experienced dissatisfaction with the concerns you describe. We are glad to... More 

Sallisaw, Oklahoma
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39 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed January 1, 2015 via mobile

They have some truck parking but the room was filthy, the phone didn't work, it took several minutes to get the tv to work. Had to fix the cable on the back of it. Security is apparently an issue beause they require you to put a pass in your windshield and tell you your vehicle will be towed if you... More 

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed December 4, 2014 via mobile

Stayed for a week and let me tell you-it was terrible. Room smelled like mold, and it was present on the back wall by the bathroom. Was told it wasn't mold though. Ha! Two staff members (Jeanie and Jamie) were super nice and accomodating; the rest were rude and acted as if giving me towels was coming out of their... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed November 7, 2014 via mobile

My family including my 9 month old stayed here overnight and woke up Eating by bed bugs. Terrible first experience for an out of town person.I am not happy at all this was miserable and torture. I now have top worry about taking the bugs with me.

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

Shaianne, 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 take bed bug reports very seriously and sincerely apologize for your experience Please know that we are on high alert regarding this issue and are mindful to monitor our rooms in order to address,... More 

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11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 8, 2014

checked in on a sunday night, can only imagine what this place is like on a saturday night. almost checked out but said what the hey, it's only one night. the area has seen better days. lots of loud talking outside our room off and on all night but no problems. overall, this place is not for us but again... More 

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Martins Creek, Pennsylvania
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 4, 2014

PLEASE GO SOME PLACE OTHER THAN HERE EVEN IF YOU HAVE TO DRIVE A 100 MORE MILES. Worst motel EVER! I will never stay in a Motel 6 again! Motel 6 you have lost a long time customer! I will pay double so I don't have to use a Motel 6! I was so tired from a long drive. The... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014

Perhaps the worst motel/hotel on I-71 south. I stopped here at 330 am with my two daughters out of desperation and exhaustion. While the desk clerk was friendly enough, the room was straight out of a crime drama. When we got to our room, the first thing we noticed were all the holes in the walls. The outlets were poor... More 

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Columbus, Ohio
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 15, 2014

Conveniently located by the Thirsty Turtle bar, this place is heaven on earth! The bathroom provided running water and we had TWO beds instead of one. They had no problem allowing smoking which was a plus and we only lost power twice during our overnight stay. The sheets must have been starched like the fancy places because ours were almost... More 

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New Jersey
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 26, 2013

I agree 100% with the reviews mentioning the issues with safety and cleanliness. I stayed in Sept 2013 and the heating/cooling system was still broken. The room smelled like an ash tray and based on the number of cigarette butts outside my door, I don't think there are really any non-smoking rooms at this hotel. There was only a fitted... More 

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Logan, Utah
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 22, 2013

This motel is easily the worst property at which we've ever stayed. Run-down rooms, horrible carpet, burn holes in the bedspreads, an air conditioning unit that didn't work, so we spent the night hot and uncomfortable. It was clear that this hotel is also used as a home by people who can't afford to rent a house; looked more like... More 

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