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Motel 6 Albuquerque - I-40 - San Mateo

2424 San Mateo Blvd Northeast, Albuquerque, NM 87110-4053 (Formerly La Quinta Inn Albuquerque I-40 East / San Mateo)
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Motel 6 Albuquerque - I-40 - San Mateo
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Ranked #92 of 148 Hotels in Albuquerque
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2015
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  • Location
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3.5 of 5 stars
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2015 via mobile

The service was excellent and the rooms are clean will definitely com back. The staff is wonderful very friendly. I am not from this area I will most likely tell my friends about this facility........

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General M, Manager at Motel 6 Albuquerque - I-40 - San Mateo, responded to this review

Melissa, Thank you for taking time out to comment on your stay. I am pleased to know we provided you with a clean comfortable room and great service. We look forward to your return. More 

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed February 9, 2015

We stay in this Motel only because we could keep out pet with us. It was a quick off of interstate 40 and back on the next morning. Very dirty hotel. It smelled and the people mulling around after dark made us all very nervous to stay. The one good thing I can say is the bed was one of... More 

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General M, Manager at Motel 6 Albuquerque - I-40 - San Mateo, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to write about your stay. I do apologize for the room condition and parking lot activity you experienced. We are taking the necessary steps to correct the issues. I do hope you give us another try to see the improvements we have made. More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed January 14, 2015 via mobile

I only realized this is a Motel 6 after booking through Trip Advisor. I would have not booked if I had realized it was not La Quinta. There is a Starbucks across the street so I decided to stay. After checking in, I parked in front of the stairs to my room. I noticed several men peeking around two different... More 

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General M, Manager at Motel 6 Albuquerque - I-40 - San Mateo, responded to this review

Thank you for your comments on your stay. I do apologize that you did not feel safe at our motel. I am sharing your comments with the staff and security to ensure your experience is not repeated. More 

Orange, Texas
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 28, 2014

Rates at the Motel 6 at 2424 San Mateo (which must have formerly been a LaQuinta) were great. Rooms were very clean, no bugs, and office staff very helpful. Will stay there on our next visit this year

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General M, Manager at Motel 6 Albuquerque - I-40 - San Mateo, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to post a review about our motel. It is great to know your were pleased with your stay. We look forward to your return on your next visit. More 

Pueblo, Colorado
2 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 11, 2014

This property is now a Motel 6. We needed a handicap accessible room and the one we stayed in fit our needs except it did not have a wheel in shower, instead it had a conventional tub and chair. The room was clean and the service staff was very helpful A Denny's restaurant shares the property and that was a... More 

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General M, Manager at Motel 6 Albuquerque - I-40 - San Mateo, responded to this review

Thank you for your comments about your stay. We are pleased to know that we provided you a clean comfortable room. We do have roll in showers available call ahead on your next visit and we will do our best to get you in one. I look forward to your return. More 

Arlington, Texas
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25 reviews
5 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 11, 2014

I had made a reservation and guaranteed it with my credit card for a downstairs suite for two adults and a dog. I was assured that the room would be downstairs and would have two rooms. When I got to the property, I was informed that my room had been given to someone else. I stated that I had a... More 

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General M, Manager at Motel 6 Albuquerque - I-40 - San Mateo, responded to this review

We appreciate your feedback and are using your comments to guide us in correcting the issues at this property. We have a new management company and General Manager and have been diligently working to improve the exterior, guest rooms and service. We are hopeful that you will give us another chance to prove we are far better than you previously... More 

Tucson, Arizona
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32 reviews
11 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 10, 2014

I don't have high expectations. I just wanted a clean hotel to crash for the evening. I generally have no problem at all with Motel 6. You know you're getting a no frills hotel. But it's obvious that the owners have chosen not to keep up on the maintenance. There were many holes in the wall with spackle that needed... More 

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General M, Manager at Motel 6 Albuquerque - I-40 - San Mateo, responded to this review

We appreciate your feedback and are using your comments to guide us in correcting the issues at this property. We have a new management company and General Manager and have been diligently working to improve the exterior, guest rooms and service. We are hopeful that you will give us another chance to prove we are far better than you previously... More 

Wetumpka, Alabama
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3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 8, 2014

Driving up to this Inn I was immediatelt disappointed. This hotel was next door to a Motel 6 and 5 other motels/hotels. It felt crowded. In addition, the street leading up to the entrance was packed with 18 wheelers and I felt closed in just getting there. Outside it was noisey, and I was very disappointed in the room. The... More 

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General M, Manager at Motel 6 Albuquerque - I-40 - San Mateo, responded to this review

We appreciate your feedback and are using your comments to guide us in correcting the issues at this property. We have a new management company and General Manager and have been diligently working to improve the exterior, guest rooms and service. We are hopeful that you will give us another chance to prove we are far better than you previously... More 

Saint Louis, Missouri
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68 reviews
7 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 2, 2014

We came in for two days - went on to AZ for a few days then finished out time at the same property. What a welcome place - wonderful employees - comfortable and friendly hotel. Don't let the fact that this is right next to the highway discourage you - you don't notice the traffic noise and it makes it... More 

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General M, Manager at Motel 6 Albuquerque - I-40 - San Mateo, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to post comments about your stay. I am pleased to know you had a pleasant stay. I look forward to seeing you should you come back through Albuquerque. More 

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16 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 30, 2013 via mobile

Booked room as La Quinta but arrived to discover now a Motel Six and not accommodating La Quinta reservations. Reservation not recognized. Actually had a room at cheaper rate. Quite nice but lousy tv reception. Told satellite was repaired but tv didn't work during entire five day stay

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General M, Manager at Motel 6 Albuquerque - I-40 - San Mateo, responded to this review

Thank you for your comments. My apologies that the television reception was not working. These issues have since been resolved. We how you will give us another try if you are in the Albuquerque area. More 

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