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Motel 6 Tacoma South

1811 South 76th Street, Tacoma, WA 98408
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  • Location
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3 of 5 stars
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

I can't speak for any of the others, but first be advised that this area of Tacoma is not exactly high end. So given that the traffic in and around the Motel can be "shady", the Staff was very friendly and helpful, the room was clean and we had no issues with noise at night. It was a good stay... More 

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Richland, Washington
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 53 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Check in was fine, price was great, rooms looked fine, but the smell was BAD... It is what it is... The area was fine and the location was tough to beet, but I wont be back We were there for the us open and this was one of the only hotels that didn't jack their rates up, thank you!

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Seattle, Washington
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 25, 2014

For me, the most important aspect of a business is nice employees. Because employees' behavior is a reflection of their management. So I don't want to give my money to organizations that have grumpy employees because that usually means they are not being treated nicely by their employers. The Motel 6 in Tacoma I stayed at for a few nights... More 

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Puyallup
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 28, 2014

It is very difficult to find a hotel in the Puyallup-Tacoma area, that is non-smoking, accepts cats, and is less than $100. If those are your criteria, you will not get continental breakfast with it. I was going to rate this a 2-star, because it reeked of stale cigarette smoke, was a handicapped room which I did not request, and... More 

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Seattle, WA
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 3, 2014

The room is very basic but what do you expect from a Motel 6? It is very convenient to the freeway with a ton of food options right around you. The beds were extremely comfy and I had one of the best night's sleep in a long time. Negatives: very rude people upstairs from us who stood out on the... More 

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Spokane, Washington
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 11, 2014

I was traveling with a great dane show dog and have a CWP so I wasn't too worried about my safety. When I checked in, I was ask for my DL but not a credit card for incidentals..I thought that was weird, but when I saw the room, I realized anything that could be done to damage the room had... More 

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Tacoma, Washington
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed April 1, 2014

I checked in, qent to my room and it smelled like freshly smoked cigarette. Switched rooms and it still smelled like cigarette. The bathtub had like 4 cigarette burns. Had to leave bathroom door closed because the smell o cigarette came thru the vents....dont know why?

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed January 5, 2014 via mobile

After a less than warm welcome, we checked into our room. Wi-fi, microwave, refrigerator, and yes even the darn hair dryer are added expenses. The room was run down with a sagging mattress but worse than these was the overwhelming smell of cat urine. We marched back to the front desk and we rudely given a refund. We found much... More 

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Olympia, Washington
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed December 18, 2013

I started staying at this location due to long commutes to work. The rooms all smell funky but, if you bring some febreeze its passable for a cheap cheap night. This is more like I have no possible other option, kind of motel. The Night staff is very friendly but, their management is incompetent. They remind me of slimey car... More 

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Boise, Idaho
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 11, 2013

I stay at Motel 6 often since my company has a corporate account with them. Some are barely passable, some are improving recently and some are actually very good. I've recently come to understand that Motel 6 participates in programs that enable low income or the homeless to be able to stay for for extended periods. I would like to... More 

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