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Motel 6 Petaluma

1368 N. McDowell Blvd., Petaluma, CA 94954
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Carson City, Nevada
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146 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 59 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I usually travel towing a 36' race car trailer, so adequate parking is always a plus. The Motel 6 in Petaluma has half a dozen long, trailer adequate parking areas in the rear with easy access. As with most of the Motel 6 properties I have visited lately, the rooms have all been remodeled, are clean and the people at... More 

Thank J R W
San Francisco, California, USA
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489 reviews
69 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 132 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Other reviewers are absolutely right when they say "nothing fancy" about this Motel 6 property. We landed at SFO - went to comedy night at Mill Valley's Throck and needed a place to crash at 11pm before daylight heading North on 101 again. This Motel 6 fit the bill for an even hundy+ change. I cannot imagine choosing to stay... More 

Thank HaljoHal
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3 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 16, 2016

Nothing fancy about this Motel Six, but I knew that checking in. A good place to sleep and shower, but nothing else. No fridge or microwave. Room was clean and front desk was very helpful! The best price I could find around Petaluma. Would stay here again!

Thank Nicholas O
Asbury Park, New Jersey
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8 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 21, 2016 via mobile

I have never stayed at a Motel 6 before, so I was unprepared for the lack of amenities: no hangers, no drawers, no clock, no Kleenex, no shampoo, no coffee maker, no paper or pen, no soap dish or bar in the bath tub. On the positive side, the property was well-maintained (except for the steps to the second floor),... More 

Thank Sally P
Arlington, Texas
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3 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 20, 2016

I was worried about staying here but I would stay again. The location was convenient and for the most part, it was very quiet. The first night of my stay, I could hear people talking and kids playing right outside my room but this stopped at around 10 pm and no problem on the following night. The hotel did provide... More 

Thank juliejones1990
Solana Beach, CA
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28 reviews
14 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2016 via mobile

For $60+ this place seems clean, pleasant enough, safe, and well managed. The WiFi signal is horrible. I didn't get a connection once, despite many, many tries. Manager says it's better on the 2nd floor. The check-in guy was very competent and nice, though the check-in was a bit understaffed.

Thank cwmacphail
Palo Alto, California
1 review
1 of 5 stars Reviewed April 25, 2016

This is my second time here at this hotel and will be my last. My first time was annoying when I arrived they weren't t ready with a room even though I booked already. Second time, I figured I'd get there after five to make sure no excuses with room being ready, well very exhausted from a busy morning, I... More 

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Salisbury, United Kingdom
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21 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 48 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 3, 2016

We only spent one night in this motel. It started badly when the manager insisted that everyone staying must have photo ID. Even the photocopy of my passport wasn't acceptable. The room was clean but lacked any way to make coffee. We had a good nights sleep. The stairs up to the room were in poor condition and very slippery... More 

Thank Sue875
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13 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 2, 2016 via mobile

After reading the reviews I was a little worried about it. Getting there and checking in at the front desk, I found the staff to be friendly and professional. The room was clean and basic. The bathroom was clean and well kept. As well as the rest of the room. Beds were good, pillows a little flat. Still okay. Only... More 

Thank Anthony O
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3 reviews
2 of 5 stars Reviewed April 2, 2016

I have been staying on many Motel 6's across the United States when I travel. I have enjoyed the one in Beatty, NV and especially the one in Lodi, CA. However, my stay on Wed, March 23rd in Petaluma, CA is one of my worst stays in all my travels in the US or even abroad - and I recently... More 

Thank Allen B
6Team, Brand Experience Team Member at Motel 6 Petaluma, responded to this review

Dear Allen, Thank you for sharing your post. Motel 6 standards for quality rest on our promise to offer the lowest price of any national chain by delivering the essential elements of a comfortable room for a satisfying stay, for this reason we apologize for the disappointment you describe with the expectations of our housekeeping cleaning of the guestroom. We... More 

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  • Air Conditioning
  • Paid Wifi
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  • Self-Serve Laundry

Additional Information about Motel 6 Petaluma

Address: 1368 N. McDowell Blvd., Petaluma, CA 94954
Location: United States > California > Sonoma County > Petaluma
Price Range: $85 - $130 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Motel 6 Petaluma 2*
Number of rooms: 121
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