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Motel 6 Iowa City

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Los Angeles
Reviewed November 20, 2013

Room was clean. I had been quoted a price on the phone that morning and told they had plenty of availability, but when I arrived was told there were no more of that priced room available, so ended up paying more. Gal at front desk wasn't very understanding. Almost rude.

1Thank Jim M
Chicago, Illinois
Reviewed August 14, 2013

That is an exact quote from the manager after I showed him the disgusting bedbugs crawling all over my bed at 2 a.m. Someone in the room next door was playing their music so loud it woke me up a 2 in the morning. I turned on the light and looked at my pillow. BEDBUGS CRAWLING ALL OVER IT. I...

15Thank Liv b
Madison, Wisconsin
Reviewed July 29, 2013

This occurred July 26, 2013. I have been in cheap hotels. I don't mind them, as long as they are clean. Here is the list of issues we had with this place, which is now a "Super 7". The place didn't feel clean. The room had scents of urine and mold and bleach. When my wife went to turn on...

3Thank TBT2013
Dayton, Ohio
Reviewed February 25, 2013

While driving from Boston to San Francisco, I stopped in this little town just north of Iowa City for the night, and was pleasantly surprised by how genuinely nice and helpful the people I met here were. The staff at Motel 6 sort of embodied that good-natured attitude; they couldn't have been more attentive or helpful. When I asked the...

2Thank Alex S
Reviewed November 11, 2012

We booked this hotel on its own website.. we got there and they didn't have any more rooms for what we bookec (we booked 4 weeks in advanced) so they down graded us from a queen to two doubles (2 adults) online is was 90 dollars total for 2 nights.. they charged us 180 dollars.. we went to dispute it...

4Thank gohawks22
la belle, mo
Reviewed August 4, 2012

I had actually booked a hotel through priceline but clicked on a Thursday for the next week. This was a last minute find (it was almost 11 pm and I just wanted a room after a long day of driving). The room smelled like mold. It was clean but I couldn't get over the smell. It did have a fridge...

3Thank hilesLaBelle_Mo
Iowa City, Iowa
Reviewed July 16, 2012

Unfortunately, we had to take a room here when we visited during an extremely busy weekend in the Iowa City/Coralville area. This hotel was absolutely TERRIBLE! We travel often and stay in many different hotels and I think that this is one of the worst! Our room was tiny, smelled really bad, was very dirty and was not very secure....

4Thank D M
Reviewed July 4, 2012

We needed a room for one night during graduation weekend and by the time we determined this, this was one of the few hotels available as most required a minimum two night stay. Also, true to form for Iowa City event weekends, prices were jacked sky high everywhere so one night for this hotel was $99, booked through an online...

1Thank IowaRdtripper
Los Angeles, California
Reviewed October 31, 2011

My room had decor that looked like it had not been updated since the late 1980s. But the aesthetics of the room were only a minor issue compared to the low quality of the bedding and the noisy location. The pillows were lumpy, mattress felt like there was a bar sticking through the center of it, and the bottom sheet...

1Thank PersonintheVicinity
West Chester, Pennsylvania
Reviewed July 31, 2011

look for a better price elsewhere despite the location. Hope the gas field in the back isn't burning like an enormous propane flame thrower. IT sounded like the space shuttle was launching all morning. Best part of the room was the shower stall, the rest pretty worn out and shabby. Only hotel we stayed at that had a sign outside...

1Thank andrew p
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  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
About the property
  • Wheelchair access
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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Paid Wifi
  • Paid Internet
  • Free Parking
  • Laundry Service

Additional Information about Motel 6 Iowa City

Address: 810 1st Ave, I-80 at Exit 242, Coralville, IA 52241-2106
Location: United States > Iowa > Coralville
Price Range: $33 - $43 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Motel 6 Iowa City 2*
Number of rooms: 102
Also Known As:
Motel 6 Iowa City Hotel Coralville
Motel Six Coralville
Motel 6 Coralville
Coralville Motel 6
Coralville Motel Six
Motel 6 Iowa City Coralville
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“There are no good rooms. Bed Bugs.”
554oliviab, Aug 14, 2013 | Read review
“Don't. Just Don't.”
TBT2013, Jul 29, 2013 | Read review
“Do not waste your money, even if it's only like $25.00!”
TheMesserFamily, Jul 16, 2012 | Read review
“avoid center of U where parking get very tight.”
J9762LJandrewp, Jul 31, 2011 | Read review
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