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Motel 6 Castroville- Monterey CA

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Reviewed August 6, 2016

It was late, we were tired, glad it was there. At that point, $179 plus tax didn't phase me at all. Came out to $201 or $203. Indian couple running the place were pleasant. Property was quiet, room was clean. We slept late before continuing on to Big Sur in the morning.

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Carmel, California
Reviewed October 8, 2015

Wow, where to begin! I made the major mistake of even thinking of this place as a place to stay. When I made my reservations through the Reservation Counter (an Affiliate of Expedia) I was told that they only had one room left. Of course after checking in and spending the night there were only five cars in the entire...

2Thank Larry A
6Team, brand expericened team member at Motel 6 Castroville- Monterey CA, responded to this review

Larry, We apologize for any misunderstanding that may have occurred during your recent stay with regard to the transaction issue you describe. Please know that the pest issue you experienced are atypical to Motel 6 standards for quality and we apologize for your unpleasant say as a result. Safety and security are high priorities within Motel 6 standards for quality...

Oakland, California
Reviewed May 17, 2015 via mobile

Same amenities you'd be seeking at a motel 6 / good nite inn, etc. If you have more than 2 people staying in your room, don't let the employees see them, as they'll insist on making you pay extra... The Artichoke Inn sounds hilarious, but is just a regular average motel. Really not much else to say.

1Thank Nick S
Reviewed July 14, 2014

The best part of this motel is that it's kind of in the middle between Monterey and Santa Cruz and it's pretty cheap compared with others in those areas. It seemed reasonably clean, but is old and used up. Some rooms seemed to rent by the month. I was able to sleep OK, it was quiet, but if you're looking...

2Thank Cosmosticon
Los Angeles
Reviewed July 6, 2014

Facility seem to be ok from the outside; inside though is another story. Inn is in center of a very little town; about fifteen minutes to Monterey's Fisherman's Whaft; a few minutes drive to most of the beach cities; carpet need upgrading; smoke detector cover is hanging on the ceiling; bathroom fixture is old, dirty and rusty; towel hanging hook...

3Thank Californiarey
Fresno, California
Reviewed June 21, 2014

This is a low-budget motel. If you're looking for frills, go elsewhere and pay more. We wanted a night out of town on the coast and a clean room & bed. The room and bed seemed clean as far as we could tell. The two people working the front desk were courteous. The curtain on the windows was not a...

2Thank Karl S
Reviewed September 30, 2012 via mobile

I stayed at the artichoke in while working out of town I found the innkeeper to be extremely rude he refused to clean our rooms we all got rashes from the towels there was blood stains on the sheets not a good place. Even if you are just a construction worker looking for a place to crash i don't recommend...

6Thank theskipper1
Reviewed July 29, 2012 via mobile

Positives: Clean sheets on bed near the highway to get out of there Negatives: Expensive for what it is Shower mouldy Stained carpet Room stank Bad smell Unhelpful manager Rowdy during the night- fighting, vomiting We only stopped here because we were tired from our drive down. My advice, keep driving.

3Thank msmcgoo22
Davis, California
Reviewed February 10, 2012

I checked in and got room 206. The room was dirty and there was what looked like blood on one of the chairs and the drapes. The floors looked like they hadn't been vacuumed, there was food crumbs on the tables, the fridge didn't work, and there was black mold in the very crummy bathroom. My next option was 214,...

5Thank PS1980
Reviewed May 20, 2011

My first room smelled awefull and the tv remote was not working, after 3 attempts to fix the remote and attitude from the desk clerk I changed rooms . It smelled better but no remote. Back to the front desk x2 furniture is late 1970's Dirty in many places within the room. I guess it's fine at $70 a night...

Thank Yorky6753
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Additional Information about Motel 6 Castroville- Monterey CA

Address: 10341 Merritt Street, Castroville, CA 95012 (Formerly Artichoke Inn)
Location: United States > California > Castroville
Price Range: $71 - $141 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Motel 6 Castroville- Monterey CA 2*
Number of rooms: 27
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