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Motel 6 Carlsbad South

750 Raintree Drive, I-5/San Diego Freeway at Poinsettia Lane, Carlsbad, CA CA 92011
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27 reviews
18 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Stayed here for a couple of nights January 8th and 9th. Not a bad room, renovated from the old run down motel 6 we used to stay in 5 years ago. So yes it is better. Shopping center within walking distance. The thing I can't stand is having to stay a couple of days without a microwave or even a... More 

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Alessandria, Italy
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5 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 22, 2015

I found it very expensive for what it is. The hotel is located just by the highway so it can get pretty noisy. The room was not clean as expected and the extra cost for internet is pretty annoying too.

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6Team, Brand Experience Team at Motel 6 Carlsbad South, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for taking the time to share your review. We apologize for any misunderstanding that may have occurred during your recent stay with regard to our rates and the inconveniences you experienced. We are glad to be able to provide Wi-Fi to our guests and apologize for the dissatisfaction you describe with our policy. We strive to... More 

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Izmir, Turkey
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 8, 2015

I stayed one night at this hotel...Wifi is extra charge for 3 bucks....but very difficult to connect and very slow...I paid for the wifi but did not go on line..rooms are good enough...the coffee that they serve in the morning was not good enough for me..the location is very good , very cose to interstate...the staff was helpful...

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Pinole, California
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 11, 2015

Spent one night at this location, it was convenient location to Legoland. About a 10-15 min drive. The kids enjoyed the pool their is no Jacuzzi. Your average Motel 6. Staff was nice they had a vending machine with drinks and snacks. Also a laundry room. Room was a non smoking room but as soon as we walked in it... More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 4, 2015

I had a terrible and bad experience at this Motel 6, the manager who had not presented her self started physically accusing and touching my friends. she also called me and my Family uneducated and rude so had to leave immediately because she told us that she was going to call the police. it started as a miss understanding with... More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2015

Is nice modern hotel but smells odd. While my journey in California I changed 6 hotels. This hotel is in the middle, the most disappointing for me, was that Wifi wasn't free. It was first hotel in my journey where I needed to pay for Wifi and it wasn't the cheapest hotel. Smell was odd. Otherwise the hotel was okay.... More 

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San Diego, California
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 17, 2015

I made a reservation with this property for around $81 a night for 2 nights for a queen bed weeks in advance. I checked and double checked my reservation and when I show up at the motel the front desk lady rudely tells me that no, I booked 2 twin beds and the rate is around $120 for the second... More 

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6Team, Brand Experience Team member at Motel 6 Carlsbad South, responded to this review

Tommy, Thank you for taking the time to share your review. We strive to deliver a great guest experience, but it sounds as though we did not perform to our usual standards in this case. We apologize for any inconvenience or misunderstanding that may have occurred during your recent stay with regard to your reservations and room rate issues. Our... More 

Phoenix, Arizona
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46 reviews
9 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2015

This hotel offers NO hairdryer, NO in-room coffee machine, NO small bottles of shampoo or lotion, NO clock (so, no alarm), NO drawers for clothes. NO refrigerator. NO microwave. Wi-fi comes at a cost. As long as you do not need or expect these things, the hotel is fine! In fact, it looked recently updated. The room we had (one... More 

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Las Vegas, Nevada
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22 reviews
14 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2015

My family and I booked this hotel because it was the only cheap hotel for Comic Con. We saw this hotel as a place to sleep and not be staying long in the room because we would be at Comic Con and the beach. The check in process was quick and easy then everything was a roller coaster since. First... More 

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1 Thank sandiegolover12
6Team, Brand Experience Team member at Motel 6 Carlsbad South, responded to this review

Sandie, Thank you for sharing your review. We strive to deliver a great guest experience, but it sounds as though we did not perform to our usual standards in this case. Please know the conditions you describe are an exception to our guest commitment and as such, we apologize. The service experiences you describe are atypical to Motel 6 standards... More 

Orlando, Florida, Usa
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87 reviews
21 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 85 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2015

When you got to stay on the cheap, it's not really that bad. Be prepared to bring most of your toiletries. The one bar of soap and one towel they give you doesn't quite do the job. The internet was terrible and I ended up using my hotspot on my phone. They offer coffee in the lobby, but hey, Starbucks... More 

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