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Motel 6 San Simeon

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Galway, Ireland
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348 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 141 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Expect the essential for a good price. Good bed, clean toilets, good shower. Nothing special, just a comfortable bed. The price is good as well for the region. We went to different places before the big sur and it was very expensive to sleep there.

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San Diego, California
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8 reviews
4 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

We stayed at the Motel 6 San Simeon for 3 nights and I give it a "excellent" for the price. The room was clean, beds comfortable and fresh coffee in the lobby every morning. The staff was friendly and the woman behind the counter really helped us with our reservations. There was a problem as we had tacked on a... More 

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St. George, Utah
2 reviews
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

This has to be one of the worst Motel 6 properties out there, if not the worst. Dirty room, old lumpy mattress, no shampoo, no hair dryer, antiquated cooling system, etc etc etc. All these wonderful amenities for only $185 a night. Never again. Next time it will be the Best Western.

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Reedley, California, Usa
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32 reviews
7 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We were looking for one night at the coast on short notice. I have stayed at Motel 6s before with about the same thoughts: Good bed, for a good sleep. Bedding was clean. Rooms large enough to move around. Clean. Plenty of parking. Places to eat close by. Air conditioner worked great. I have stayed in the "so called best"... More 

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Manchester, United Kingdom
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29 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 67 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stopped here to break up the journey from LA to San Francisco and had planned to go to Hearst Castle the following morning. Unfortunately it was closed due to the wild fires. The hotel; well basic and functional but somewhat drab and dated. Beds were fine and the room clean. The adjoining bar and restaurant were actually quite good... More 

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Port Angeles, Washington
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

From outside appearances, this appears to be an upgrade from the usual Motel 6 fare -- but that impression stops there. Communication was difficult with the desk personnel. (They seemed to understand us; we did NOT understand them.) The room itself was the fairly standard Motel 6 "remodel" -- garish orange/ecru/brown. (Tom should "turn off the light" and invest in... More 

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6Team, Brand Experience Team Member at Motel 6 San Simeon, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for sharing your review. We strive to provide a comfortable night's rest and are disappointed your stay was unsatisfactory due to the odor concern you describe. Please know that the conditions you describe are atypical to Motel 6 standards for quality and we apologize for the inconveniences you experienced. Our standards for quality rest on the... More 

Birmingham, United Kingdom
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35 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We couldn't book for a second night in San Simeon at our original hotel so booked a night at the Motel 6. The staff on the desk were very nice and helpful and the pool was a welcoming addition. However the room on first sight looked ok although they gave us a disabled persons room. It was obvious the room... More 

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Seal Beach, California
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22 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I look at ratings on lodging to make my final decision. Motel 6 San Simeon has a 4 star rating as so do many higher priced lodgings in the same area. No beach view but LARGE rooms with good size frigs micro & \ free WIFI. We're AARP and get a nice discount and NO PET FEE!!!! We stayed in... More 

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Prattville, Alabama
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181 reviews
14 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 59 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

You get what you pay for. This Motel 6 is what I expected. The lobby was a little dated but the staff was very friendly. The room was basically clean but could use some attention to detail. It appears they've redone the rooms and parts of the bathroom. The shower area needs to be redone as well. We did have... More 

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Saint James, Minnesota
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11 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 23, 2016

We stopped as we were driving up the pacific coast highway. We thought the price was a little high for a motel six but since it is right across the road from the ocean location has something to do with that. Rooms look like they were redone but lobby and outdoors still seemed dated. It was clean and receptionist was... More 

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Amenities

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  • Free Parking
  • Pool
  • Beachfront
  • Restaurant
About the property
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
  • Wheelchair access
  • Beachfront
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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
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  • Paid Wifi
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  • Free Parking
  • Self-Serve Laundry
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Motel 6 San Simeon - Hearst Castle Area is 6 miles from Hearst Castle and across the street from the ocean! Some rooms offer a partial view of the ocean. Enjoy our on-site restaurant, outdoor pool and smoke free rooms. Wi-Fi is available for a fee. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Motel 6 San Simeon

Address: 9070 Castillo Dr, SR 1/Cabrillo Highway at Vista Del Mar exit, San Simeon, CA 93452-9726
Location: United States > California > San Luis Obispo County > San Simeon
Price Range: $64 - $151 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Motel 6 San Simeon 2*
Number of rooms: 100
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Also Known As:
Motel 6 San Simeon Hotel San Simeon
Motel 6 San Simeon Hearst Castle Area
Motel Six San Simeon
San Simeon Motel 6
San Simeon Motel Six
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#4 On the Beach Hotel in San Simeon
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