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Motel 6 - San Diego Airport/Harbor

2353 Pacific Highway, San Diego, CA 92101 (Formerly Econo Lodge)
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  • Location
    3 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3 of 5 stars
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Amarillo
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5 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The staff was friendly....The room on the other had was not as clean as i expected,and had a extremely chemical smell.There are no amenities,and no blow dryer.We only had to spend one nite.However we did need to be at the airport at 5 am and the shuttle was 5 bucks each and on time.That was well worth it.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My first trip to San Diego and was so please about the location of most attractions where this hotel is at. I enjoy the free WiFi as a extra bonus and with a family that needed a place to be close to downtown and beaches I was glad that I chose this spot. I do admit that there are planes... More

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Las Vegas, Nevada
2 reviews
1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 8, 2014

Checked in they gave us rm 137 and u would think from other reviews, cust. Complaints to hotel and knowing rm had bad air conditioner they would fix or not give this room to anyone. But they did. We complained air did not work and there was fan in room, asked for another room, which they gave us. Air worked... More

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Dan P, Manager at Motel 6 - San Diego Airport/Harbor, responded to this review

Please accept our sincerest apologies that your experience was less than satisfactory. It is disappointing to learn that we fell short of our goals in this instance. We appreciate you taking the time out of your busy schedule to share your concerns. I can assure you that corrective measures will be taken to prevent similar problems in the future. Thank... More

Sydney, Australia
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7 hotel reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2014

You can hear so bad the planes landind or taking off. The employees are just so cold and you feel that it annoys them if you need some informations and ask questions. Even to find the laundry area. It is not located in a beautiful area. Try something else if you can.

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Dan P, Manager at Motel 6 - San Diego Airport/Harbor, responded to this review

Please accept our sincerest apologies that your experience was less than satisfactory. It is disappointing to learn that we fell short of our goals in this instance. We appreciate you taking the time out of your busy schedule to share your concerns. I can assure you that corrective measures will be taken to prevent similar problems in the future. Please... More

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2014

It has no working air conditioning but they have a broken rotating fan in the room sure doesnt help against the heat of the day! I stay here often and normally its a nice stay but last night with no air conditioning was awful! And this wasnt even the room we payed for we sat waiting to get a room... More

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Houston, Texas
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11 reviews 11 reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 4, 2014

This motel 6 is good and is at a great location. Service was great as well. There is a mini refrigerator in the room. Plenty of room. There is a parking lot which is convenient. It is right by the airport and like all the other reviews, the only complain would be the airplane noises, but that is expected if... More

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Renton, Washington
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 20, 2014

Checked in with 4 people, not enough towels in room. Asked the housekeeper for three more, and she went to get some, although there were piles on her cart. She brought two. When asked for the third, she said we needed to wait another ten minutes. Also, when we left the room to sightsee, we put our suitcase on the... More

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Providence
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78 reviews 78 reviews
28 hotel reviews
43 helpful votes 43 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2014

I stayed at this location because it was very close to the airport and I had an early flight back home. I found that this facility was located just where I wanted it to be. The room offered the usual things, a TV, tub/shower, and the basics, however, the floors had no carpets, just laminate floors. This was all right,... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2014

Staff were friendly and efficient. Room was basic but clean, light sleepers beware under flight path and near train line but minimal night flights and trains, we barely even noticed them. No microwave or coffee pot but a fridge in room. Room was cleaned well each day with new towels.

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Hawaii
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151 reviews 151 reviews
42 hotel reviews
81 helpful votes 81 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 13, 2014

Stayed here again on May 7, 2014. It was nice to see that they're done with there room renovation and it continues to be a convenient overnight airport motel. However, the morning coffee they served was the worst I ever experienced (colored water). Mentioned the bad coffee to the front desk attendant and her response was that she drinks energy... More

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Address: 2353 Pacific Highway, San Diego, CA 92101 (Formerly Econo Lodge)
Location: United States > California > San Diego
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Also Known As:
Motel 6 - San Diego Airport/Harbor Hotel San Diego
Econo Lodge San Diego
San Diego Motel 6
San Diego Motel Six

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