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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

Very clean smells good when you walk in door. Beds comfortable. Laminate floors so no carpet! Easy walking to stadium. We also walked to Nick's after game It isn't a Marriott if small motels had its own category id rate it 5. They work hard to make it pleasant to spend night for around $50 a night

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed October 26, 2016 via mobile

I have often stayed at Motel 6 because it is usually the least expensive place in Bloomington...but prices fluctuate. The rooms are clean, but the decor is basic. I believe they have replaced the carpet in all the rooms with some type of laminate flooring. Clean and modern but not high end.

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Nashville, Tennessee
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed October 18, 2016 via mobile

I was leery of staying here after reading some of the previous reviews on Google and TripAdvisor. The clerk at the front desk was friendly, the room was spacious , the towels and sheets were clean , and I didn't find any bugs! There was no refrigerator or microwave , but I was told one was available with an extra... More 

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Harrietta, Michigan
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27 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
Reviewed October 11, 2016

The good: Rooms are large, the motel is pet-friendly, and the place is cheap. Wifi works well. The location is great, and the front desk staff could not be any nicer. The bad: No pool. No pictures or decor of any sort, and only one sad little pillow per bed. Burn holes in bedding. No shampoo or conditioner. Worse --... More 

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Thank Tammy H
6Team, Brand Experience Team Member at Motel 6 Bloomington - Indiana University, responded to this review

Dear Tammy, Thank you for sharing your review. We apologize for the condition of the pool during your stay and any inconvenience it caused you. Safety and security are high priorities within Motel 6 standards for quality and we regret you experienced different during your visit. The service issues you describe are atypical to Motel 6 standards for quality, and... More 

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Saint Louis, Missouri
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24 reviews
6 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed October 2, 2016

Booked a room there at $175 a night through Expedia for parents weekend at IU. Yes $175. Found 4 cockroaches in our room. Left right away of course. Shameful! I don't care what the standard of an hotel is, this should never happen

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Thank Anne A
Chicago, Illinois
2 reviews
Reviewed September 26, 2016

Staff was very nice, but this place is truly disgusting. I couldn't sleep there. Rather than spend the night, we just drove the 4+ hours home. Burn holes in bedding, dirty, outdated, unsafe. I do not recommend this place to anyone, not at any price!!

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South Bend, Indiana
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103 reviews
19 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
Reviewed September 25, 2016 via mobile

We decided to attend parents weekend at IU somewhat last minute (after fall semester had already started) so most hotels were full when I made reservations. Booked here with some trepidation because other reviews were not encouraging but otherwise we would have stayed an hour+ away in Indy. So our stay was a pleasant surprise, room was clean and tidy.... More 

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Cantonment, Florida
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73 reviews
8 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed September 9, 2016 via mobile

This has to be one of the nicest Motel 6's I have stayed in! The exterior was in great shape, grounds were clean, parking close to every room..more of an apartment complex feel. The staff was super helpful, friendly and went above and beyond to accommodate us all ..on the second day of our stay, our air conditioner went completely... More 

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Thank Chrissy B
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Reviewed August 17, 2016 via mobile

Sleep in your car instead of going to motel 6. Smoke filled rooms rowdy neighbors drinking smoking doing who knows what. Manager behind bullet proof glass a good call. Room so old dirty didn't want to shower. TV and phone at least 30 yrs old. Check for bed bugs.

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Thank John P
Scottsdale, Arizona
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Reviewed August 16, 2016 via mobile

My wife and I were very concerned about getting a room for parent's weekend. We called hotel several times to reserve a room. We were waiting for our email confirmation, but none ever came. I called and spoke to Jennifer. She was very courteous and took the time to locate our reservation. Our name was spelled wrong. She was extremely... More 

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Amenities

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  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
  • Wheelchair access
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Motel 6 Bloomington is conveniently located 1 mile from Indiana University and also near restaurants and shopping. All modern smoke-free guest rooms have wood-effect flooring and free Wi-Fi. Micro-fridge units are available for a small fee. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Motel 6 Bloomington - Indiana University

Address: 1800 N Walnut St, Bloomington, IN 47404
Location: United States > Indiana > Bloomington
Price Range: $50 - $70 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Motel 6 Bloomington - Indiana University 2*
Number of rooms: 107
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“ask to change rooms if you smell smoke before you check in.”
 of 5 bubbles 735leonb, Aug 1, 2016 | Read review
“Unless you're planning to cook meth or commit murder, don't stay here.”
 of 5 bubbles marka286, Jul 15, 2016 | Read review
“Go down the road....”
 of 5 bubbles MickW76, May 19, 2015 | Read review
“you will want to bring your own cleaning supplies before you use bathroom . Set car alarms and bring your laptop so you can watch a clear movie or program .”
 of 5 bubbles Rain6171, Dec 5, 2014 | Read review
“I did NOT even want to give this motel 1 star but has no other choice. If you request a certain room, it won't happen!!”
 of 5 bubbles 953bellab, Jun 7, 2014 | Read review
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