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Fairwinds Motel

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  • Excellent0%
  • Very good15%
  • Average21%
  • Poor21%
  • Terrible43%
  • Jul 2, 2018
    “The only reason to stay at this hotel is for the location”
  • Oct 4, 2017
    “Bedbugs in room 107”
1674 G St, Arcata, CA 95521-5649 See on map
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Non-Smoking Hotel
Suites
Wheelchair access
Housekeeping
Air Conditioning
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1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
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Reviewed July 2, 2018

Arcata was one of the stops on my bicycle ride down iconic Route 101. I knew it was going to be dumpy and it was, however, the bed was comfortable, the shower was large and had plenty of hot water, and I liked the eastern...More

Thank Roberta W
Reviewed October 4, 2017

Seedy motel but conveniently located, however that didn't compensate for the bedbugs. Jumped into bed too late (after reception closed at midnight) to move rooms. Reception didn't open until 11am, well after I departed, so I couldn't even mention it to them. Hence the review.

3  Thank Ruth S
Reviewed July 24, 2017 via mobile

The hotel is older but seems clean. My only complaint is the sink was plugged up and the toilet flush valve is leaking causing the water to run intermittently during the night. Tv remote needs new batteries but does work.

Thank Mike Y
Reviewed July 3, 2017

Stayed one night and was very disappointed in the condition of the motel. I had stayed here several times a number of years ago, and the motel has certainly deteriorated since. The room turned out to be adequate and generally clean, but the property as...More

1  Thank DavePortland
Reviewed May 11, 2017 via mobile

This was the worst stay in a hotel I have ever had. Just walking into the room should have immediately know something was bad do to the fact that there were ashes on the top of the heater. Then to my surprise as I lay...More

1  Thank Danial P
Response from FairwindsManagement, Manager at Fairwinds MotelResponded May 13, 2017

This review is from someone who came to our office after checkout time the next morning demanding some discount because of what she said in the review. As far as we know she was not even the person who check in (it was a guy),...More

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About
Description
The Fairwinds Motel is a motel in Arcata, California, where distance is better expressed in minutes, not miles. It is located by the 101 Freeway along the California North Coast right next to Humboldt State ...More University in the heart of the Redwood Country between the Humboldt Redwoods State Park and the Redwood National Park, home of the world tallest trees and other nature attractions, all of those can be reached in less than 60 minutes of driving. The motel rooms are clean and comfortable with free wireless internet so you can do business while relaxing. Less
Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Microwave
Non-Smoking Hotel
Refrigerator in room
Wheelchair access
Spa
Pool
Room Service
Restaurant
Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Smoking rooms available, Accessible rooms
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Smoking rooms available, Accessible rooms
Number of rooms
27
Price range
$98 - $121 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Fairwinds Hotel Arcata
Location
United States > California > Humboldt County > Arcata
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Smoking rooms available, Accessible rooms
Number of rooms
27
Price range
$98 - $121 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Fairwinds Hotel Arcata
Location
United States > California > Humboldt County > Arcata
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"Make sure you are at the back of the hotel, in the courtyard, less street traffic."
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"Avoid rooms on the east side, as the freeway is immediately behind the building."
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"Just don't - sleep in your car instead."
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