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Motel 6 Salem

2.0 of 5 Motel   |   1401 Hawthorne Ave NE, Salem, OR 97301
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Ranked #21 of 23 hotels in Salem
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  • Location
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    2.5 of 5 stars
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Barry's Bay & Combermere
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24 reviews 24 reviews
8 hotel reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 12, 2014

While I was glad that we got a room with a fridge, it had an old cigarette smoke mixed with musty smell. We were next to the ice machine on the main floor right behind the pool. It seemed like everyone needed ice at 2am. No hotel shampoo, no hair dryer, thin sheets, stained linens - we stayed as we... More

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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 7, 2014

I have stayed in Motel 6's before, and know their reputation. Still, in spite of that I have always found the others I have stayed in to be clean, tity, up to date, and a great deal for the money you spend. This one in Salem though is by far the worse example of any sort of Inn or Motel... More

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CA
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 21, 2014

Just your typical Motel 6. Thin towels and sheets. But what disturbed me most was waking up to find no mattress protector. That's just nasty! And I guess because the rates are so cheap it must be the party place too but that didn't bother us really as it was during the week and maybe not as bad as it... More

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Salem, Oregon
1 review
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 2, 2014

Wow! You'd expect that at a motel, a manager would have the best customer service. Unfortunately at this location friendliness, hospitality, and cleanliness suffer greatly. I'm not sure if it's the rain that has these people grouchy but boy! do you feel unwanted when you have questions about your stay. Also, these rooms are barely cleaned! Their just "picked up"... More

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Klamath Falls, Oregon
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49 reviews 49 reviews
35 hotel reviews
35 helpful votes 35 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed April 2, 2014

I am not a morning person, but here I am at the computer at 6:00 am, clean, makeup on, hair done, waiting for my husband who could sleep through anything to wake up. I should have known this was going to be one of *those* experiences when there was 4 police cruisers in the parking lot when we pulled up.... More

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Zillah, Washington
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25 reviews 25 reviews
7 hotel reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 28, 2014

Arrived today 3-28-14, checked into our room & there was a broken open used condom on the deadbolt, it was digusting...I called and told front desk and they changed our room, but it doesnt change the fact that the room was signed off as cleaned and that condom was on the door. I have a 20month old baby and can't... More

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Spokane Valley, Washington
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38 reviews 38 reviews
12 hotel reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 15, 2014

This hotel is pet friendly and does not charge for critters. It is clean but rate is per person and internet is $3.00 extra. If you want internet be sure to ask to add it to your bill when you register. The staff especially Chris was very nice and helpful. The neighborhood is a bit sketchy but I walked the... More

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2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 1, 2013

My family and I needed a place to stay for the weekend till we could get in our new apartment so book this hotel Clean and Comfortable Hotel Great Staff Nice Location ( Close to my work) The only bad thing is No Breakfast :(

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Redmond, Oregon
1 review
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 26, 2013

I would rather sleep in my car on the side of the freeway than stop and stay in this dive! Where do I start... The shower had someone elses body hair in it, probably because the shower would not drain and it backed up everytime we got in it. The sink counter top had dried soap, etc... stuck on it... More

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Top Contributor
62 reviews 62 reviews
36 hotel reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2013 via mobile

Its a drug invested motel, looks nice till you get in room. Our neighbors consisted of the KKK, guy and his girl stood outside our door proudly displaying his swastika tattoos. Rooms are old and smelly, drain would work in sink or shower tvs are small and old beds were dirty. I would pass on this one!

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Address: 1401 Hawthorne Ave NE, Salem, OR 97301
Location: United States > Oregon > Salem
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:2 star — Motel 6 Salem 2*
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Also Known As:
Salem Motel 6
Salem Motel Six
Motel 6 Salem Oregon

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Free Parking Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly ) Restaurant Swimming Pool Wheelchair access
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