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Rocklin, California
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Service at check in was good. Price was great for Bay area motels around $60.00. Typical basic Motel 6- small room, no extras. Clean and modern looking room. That's fine I don't like too spend all my time in motel room, but they were skimpey on a towel & wash clothes. Bring or ask for extra blanket & pillow may...

Thank Daniel K
Reviewed January 11, 2017

It is motel on Petaluma suburb. The room was clean, beds were comfortable. Nearby are some big shops, but not for food. The laundry service is fine. The suburb is quiet. The staff is very friendly. The room equipment was on lower point and the wifi is not really free of charge (just for one).

1Thank DanielLjubljana
Palmer, Alaska
Reviewed October 24, 2016

Cons- Rooms small, no drawers, few hangers, not enough pillows or towels, paid for a queen with a microwave and were given a full with no microwave, housekeeping no show, we were there for 4 nights and were told this is considered an extended say so housekeeping only comes once every three days, "oops sorry, they should have come on...

Thank Kim K
Tracy, California
Reviewed October 22, 2016

Worked out of town, my employer picked this Motel. I never stayed at a Motel 6 before, check in was fine, employee's were nice and helpful. My room was on the 2nd. floor and I was glad. The room was clean, just a very and I mean very basic room, it did have 2 small bars of soap, like some...

1Thank Debbie H
Cincinnati, Ohio
Reviewed October 21, 2016

Very modern decorating in the room. Best motel 6 I've ever stayed at. Also, the laundry for the guests was very appreciated. Didn't have to leave the hotel. It came in handy. Location was just off the highway and was perfect for us

Thank Jim W
Reviewed October 7, 2016

Having had an awful experience at a Motel 6 once during our trip I was dreading this stay but it was not as bad as expected. (It had been booked by friends so unable to change). It is a no smoking complex and was cleaner than the previous place, but still needed some attention. The walls are thin so hope...

Thank JB2009
Denver, Colorado, USA
Reviewed October 5, 2016

I chose to stay in Petaluma because it was centrally located to my plans to go to Point Reyes National Seashore and check out some wineries. Check in was quick, hotel lacked amenities though. No free wifi or continental breakfast was included. The room was updated to seem contemporary but it did not have a mini fridge or even a...

Thank cosamantha79
San Diego
Reviewed September 9, 2016

We needed a hotel room for one night due to family overflow and found Motel 6 as the least expensive available ($73). The place appears to be run well, our room was modern, clean, and the A/C worked very well. Coffee in the lobby in the AM was OK< but they need to add real cream or 1/2 and 1/2...

Thank SanDiegoDad62
Reviewed September 6, 2016

Was in town for a wedding and the majority of accommodations were cost prohibitive, so I thought I'd go with good ol' Motel 6. A major disappointment. The room had new fixtures, but that didn't extend to the bathtub which was old and stained, and came with several long brown hairs that did not belong to me or my partner....

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Paradise, California
Reviewed August 22, 2016

We were visiting friends in Sonoma, this was the most affordable for that weekend even though it is almost 30 minutes away. We got a room with 2 queen beds, the room size was just fine, it has been renovated almost completely the tub in the room we stayed in needs to be replaced.The bathroom where the toilet and shower...

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  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
  • Wheelchair access
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Paid Wifi
  • Paid Internet
  • Free Parking
  • Laundry Service
  • Self-Serve Laundry

Additional Information about Motel 6 Petaluma

Address: 1368 N McDowell Blvd, Petaluma, CA 94954-1115
Location: United States > California > Sonoma County > Petaluma
Price Range: $71 - $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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Petaluma Motel Six
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Motel 6 Petaluma CA - Sonoma County
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“Road noise wasn't problem.”
 of 5 bubbles R9697HHdanielk, 3 weeks ago | Read review
“If there is no shampoo and conditioner, coffee maker, blow dryer, or drawers for clothes probably not going to be great.”
 of 5 bubbles 675kimk, Oct 24, 2016 | Read review
“Ground floor best for easy in/out - parking near room”
 of 5 bubbles HaljoHal, Jul 20, 2016 | Read review
“There are other places to stay - choose one of their rooms....”
 of 5 bubbles allenb187, Apr 2, 2016 | Read review
“Ask for room at rear of hotel.”
 of 5 bubbles odessa712, Nov 19, 2015 | Read review
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