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Huntsville, Alabama
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41 reviews
8 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 110 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 30, 2016

Recently visited the area to attend my mother-in-law's funeral. Room was clean and comfortable, if somewhat minimalistic, in good condition and desk staff was friendly and helpful. My only issues were: A) Coat hanger (closet bar) was missing. There was a separate area for shirts/dresses. B) No place for mini-fridge. It was sitting on the floor and also leaked condensation.... More 

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Chester, Illinois
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29 reviews
13 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 14, 2016 via mobile

Five stars for a hotel in this price range. 90 minutes from chicago.. my room was non carpeted, my preference due to astma, and very clean. It had a fridge and microwave but no hair dryer. Easy sccess to and from interstate and close to restruants

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Saint Louis, Missouri
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41 reviews
6 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 8, 2015

I stayed here one night just passing through and was very surprised by the upgrades this hotel made. The bed was wonderful. I slept great! It was clean and the clerk was polite and helpful. And the truck stop up the street has great food..

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Donnellson, Iowa
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9 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 4, 2015 via mobile

Just needed a place to stay over during a long trip. Traveling alone I felt the room was clean, my car and myself safe. Bed comfortable, bathroom clean, room newly remodeled. I actually felt the bare floors and unupholstered furnature was refreshing because you never know what was the last year a carpet or fabric chair was actually washed.... I'm... More 

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Joliet, Illinois
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11 reviews
5 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 30, 2015

My wife and I stopped here as we could not make it all the way home from our trip to Alabama. The rooms were clean and had new fixtures and furniture, all of which seemed to be designed for easy cleaning (i.e. no carpets but rather laminate floors, vinyl cafe bench, etc.). It was just what we needed to catch... More 

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Thank pdmills
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 16, 2015 via mobile

Compared to other places to stay in the Gilman area, this is a five-star establishment. It's certainly not the fanciest place on the planet, but for under $70 a night, it fulfills all expectations I have for a Motel 6. I don't usually stay in motels, but since I have family nearby I've been staying here for years. The staff... More 

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Montreal, Canada
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36 reviews
16 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2015

After a few bad experiences at Motel 6, I was pretty reluctant to try this one. The lady at the front desk was very friendly and eager to please. I asked for a room on the top floor which I got and she made sure I was in a quiet spot where I wouldn't be disturbed. The room was cleaner... More 

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Elida, Ohio
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2015

The sign out front said 'all new rooms'. Not sure how long the sign had been there because the décor was seemingly a mixture from the 60's, 80's and the Jetsons. Definitely no frills. Weird lighting. Slept well. If you're not expecting much this is just the place for you.

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Bastrop, Louisiana
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9 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2015 via mobile

We stopped here after coming home from the BWCA. While I write this review I realize it is nothing like the nature we had just experienced way out in MN however it was a nice place to get a good shower and some rest. Staff never smiled but that's nothing new in the real world. I'd stay here again traveling,... More 

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Uniontown
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 14, 2015

you better take your own linnens...we will next time we have to stay here..the linens are sooo worn and bare that they could considered car washing rags...floors were dirty..hadn't been mopped for awhile...bed very comfortable..tv was awesome...bathroom toilet dirty...people very nice...no coffee pot ..no hairdryer...but..if you are a smoker..this is the only motel that allows smoking in the room near... More 

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

Brad, Thank you for your feedback. We are committed to delivering a clean, comfortable room and apologize for any failure in delivering on the commitment during your recent stay. Please know the conditions you describe are an exception to our guest commitment and as such, we apologize for the inconveniences you describe. We encourage you to contact our Guest Relations... More 

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Amenities

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  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Wheelchair access
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Free Internet
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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
  • Laundry Service

Additional Information about Motel 6 Gilman

Address: 834 US Highway 24 W, Gilman, IL 60938-8001 (Formerly Travel Inn Gilman)
Location: United States > Illinois > Gilman
Price Range: $68 - $76 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Motel 6 Gilman 2*
Number of rooms: 39
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