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Motel 6 Marshalltown

18 E Berle Rd, Marshalltown, IA 50158 (Formerly Americas Best Value Inn)
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5 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 15, 2015 via mobile

Great service, Shawn at the front desk was very progressive. Make sure to not judge a book for its cover... The rooms are being renovated and the smoke free king rooms are in great condition for a older building! Great Daily and Weekly rates, worth the money!!! Located next to Applebee's, Perkins, and Gas station.

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New Mexico
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 18, 2015 via mobile

Check in was fast and friendly. The room was basic but ok. No tub stopper and the air conditioning was a little weak. The bed was decent but older. Easy to find. Cheap and basic. Parking was plentiful and the hotel was well located in Marshalltown.

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Marshalltown, Iowa
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 7, 2015

First off I have come to this hotel for years and never had a problem till this visit. And after my overall experience I wouldn't recommend this place to my worst nightmare. The room door didn't shut and didn't lock, toilet was broke, Shower head was broke, counter in bathroom was broke, bathroom door was broke really bad, dressers were... More 

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6Team, brand expericened team member at Motel 6 Marshalltown, responded to this review

Adam, We strive to deliver a great guest experience, but it sounds as though we did not perform to our usual standards in this case. We take bed bug reports very seriously. We sincerely apologize for your experience and for the unsatisfactory response you received to your complaint. Please know that we are on high alert regarding this issue and... More 

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Iowa
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 6, 2015 via mobile

Awful. The window would not shut. The lock was broke. Smelled like smoke plus cat pee. Did not live up to those Motel 6 radio commercials. Horrible. Hallway even smokier. Bathroom counter had stuff stuck to it. Pillow case had something on it.

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1 Thank Sunshine0713
6Team, brand expericened team member at Motel 6 Marshalltown, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for sharing your review. We are committed to delivering a clean, comfortable room and apologize for any failure in delivering on the commitment during your recent stay. 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 the situation you describe with... More 

Edwardsville, Kansas
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 13, 2015 via mobile

As I sit in the room NOW, all I can say is old & outdated. The beds are soooo uncomfortable & old. To discover how old, the tag on the mattress (yes, it's still there) is from 1998. This morning, the wash cloth had a huge hole in it. All the towels are raggity. Two tiny bars of soap, no... More 

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Thank LanaB141
6Team, Brand Experience Team member at Motel 6 Marshalltown, responded to this review

Lana, Thank you for posting your review. 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 experienced are an exception to our guest commitment and as such, we apologize. Motel 6 standards for quality rest on our promise to offer the... More 

Monticello
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed February 15, 2015 via mobile

I made a reservation. For one. A friend was visiting during the day. When I went to check in...the manager charged more than what I booked online. He stated my friend could not go to the room with me without me paying for them as well, then wanted more money for early arrival ...and said we could not wait in... More 

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3 hotel reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 31, 2014 via mobile

I will be traveling to Marshalltown for overnights during the next two or three months. I will probably chose this same motel for all my stays because of value and convenience. The staff was helpful although my interaction with them was limited (at check in and check out).

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Thank Terri R
Lincoln, Nebraska
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 9, 2014

The bedroom and bathroom were clean, although the room decor was very dated, with orange curtains, brown and orange bedding, and green carpet. The bed was quite hard, which I prefer. The room had wi-fi internet, which was acceptable for email and simple web-browsing, but it randomly disconnected several times in the few hours I used it. The room also... More 

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Rockaway Beach, Missouri
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 26, 2014 via mobile

Surprised at how spacious the room was for the price. Desk clerk was very friendly and willing to accommodate our needs. Don't expect some of the perks of a more expensive motel such as continental breakfast, however, with the difference in rates one can afford to go to one of the nearby restaurants for breakfast.

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Thank Floyd B
Des Moines, Iowa
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43 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 19, 2014

Hey...it's a hotel/motel. It was clean.Nice. Fridge and microwave. Good price. People were nice...and they spoke English! Good price...a winner in my book. Close to good places to eat...like Dairy Queen!..lol..great fried mushrooms there...really.And other places close by.

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
  • Free Breakfast
  • Free Internet
  • Free Parking
About the property
  • Wheelchair access
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Free Internet
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  • Free Breakfast
  • Free Parking
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Driving East or West on Hwy 30, exit 185 you will turn and go North off of exit ramp and the 2nd Stop light North (about .5 mile) Turn right on E. Berle Rd, right behind Wendy's Restaurant. Driving from the North, follow Hwy 14 all the way through town, turning left on E. Berle Road, right behind Wendy's Restaurant.We are close to Hwy 14 (S. Center Street) and Hwy 30; easy access to major highways. Shopping is convenient with Marshall Town Center Mall, Walmart, Staples, Menard's and other businesses within five blocks. Restaurants within walking distance include Applebee's, Perkin's, Wendy's, McDonald's, Cecilia's Cafe, KFC/Taco Bell and Legend's Sports Grill among others. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Motel 6 Marshalltown

Address: 18 E Berle Rd, Marshalltown, IA 50158 (Formerly Americas Best Value Inn)
Location: United States > Iowa > Marshalltown
Price Range: $77 - $89 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Motel 6 Marshalltown 2*
Number of rooms: 57
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Also Known As:
Days Inn Marshalltown
Marshalltown Days Inn
Motel 6 Marshalltown Iowa
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