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    Motel 6 Arcata - Humboldt University

    4755 Valley West Blvd, US 101/Redwood Highway at Giuntoli Lane, Arcata, CA 95521-4637
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    • Excellent5%
    • Very good17%
    • Average24%
    • Poor21%
    • Terrible33%
    Sep 6, 2017
    “Vaction”
    Jul 24, 2017
    “Fairly clean Motel 6 in a convenient location”
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    Air Conditioning
    Pool
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    Pets Allowed
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    2.0 Star Hotel
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    Reviewed September 6, 2017 via mobile

    Expedia gave price for two rooms and one pet then when I checked in price changed to$45extra dollar's for the dog...taken back by the price...believing when I left home I had the final price quoted me...expedia wouldn't refund the difference...couldn't sleep well first night for...More

    Thank Bob D
    Reviewed July 24, 2017

    All Motel 6's have had an upgrade to look more clean, sleek and modern; laminate floors, the bedding and decor is updated and the bathrooms have new showers and sleek vessel sinks and black counter-tops. Your accommodations here are the bare minimum for the low...More

    1  Thank abeaumonde
    Reviewed July 23, 2017

    Stayed here 2 nights ago and it was horrible. It was dirty, the bedspreads had stains on them, there were what looked like cigarette burns in the blankets and sheets, the furniture looked pretty beat up. I stayed here a year ago and it was...More

    Thank moomooey
    Response from 6Team, Brand Experience Team at Motel 6 Arcata - Humboldt UniversityResponded July 27, 2017

    Dear Moomooey, Thank you for your feedback. We are committed to delivering a clean, comfortable room and apologize for any failure during your recent stay. Please know the conditions you describe are an exception to our guest commitment and as such, we apologize for the...More

    Reviewed July 3, 2017

    We were disappointed with our room. It was listed as a non-smoking room but it smelled of stale smoke. The bed covers had holes in them which looked like cigarette burns. There was no fridge and no facial tissues. The room was clean enough but...More

    Thank Arthur O
    Response from 6Team, Brand Experience Team at Motel 6 Arcata - Humboldt UniversityResponded July 27, 2017

    Dear Arthur, Thank you for taking the time to post your review. We do accommodate our smoking guests with assigned smoking rooms and are sorry you experienced dissatisfaction with the concerns you describe. We strive to provide a comfortable night's rest and are disappointed your...More

    Reviewed June 24, 2017 via mobile

    Close to highway 101, lots of food choices across the street. Clean room, very basic amenities. No facial tissues, one wash cloth, no refrigerator, or coffee in room. Pay $3/day for Wifi. Had a vending machine area and pay laundry. Much better food and drink...More

    Thank chicogardenguy
    Response from 6Team, C at Motel 6 Arcata - Humboldt UniversityResponded July 27, 2017

    Dear Chico Garden Guy, Thank you for taking the time to post your review. We are committed to delivering a clean, comfortable room and apologize for any failure in delivering on the commitment during your recent stay. We strive to provide a comfortable night's rest...More

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    "some rooms up steep stairs; if your party has accessibility issues ask for ground floor"
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    "Look around first, but stay away from Red Roof"
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    "Nice handicap room, if you require assistance."
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