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Motel 6 Lake Charles On The Bayou

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Lago Vista, Texas, United States
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

My husbands friend use to own this hotel and it was always clean and kept repaired. We stopped here on our way back from Florida, with our 3 grandchildren. it was late 9 pm and we were tired so when we found out our friend had sold the hotel to motel 6 we decided to stay anyway. The front desk... More 

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Snellville
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26 reviews
14 hotel reviews
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2016 via mobile

This is now a Motel 6. I arrived late in the evening early morning. Was thankful they had a room since I had a dog. Room was on the third floor. Elevator sounded and acted like it was on it's last leg. Get to the room key won't work turns out someone's in that room. There is a hotel being... More 

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Houston, Texas
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 24, 2016

I booked 3 rooms 2 weeks prior to our arrival. We stayed here as we arrived on boat and this accommodates large boats etc. When we went to our room it had not been cleaned and had trash, blowup mattresses and other debris scattered throughout. Went down to lobby and discussed to find out no other rooms are available and... More 

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Thank Jason M
Sterlington, Louisiana
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2015 via mobile

Non smoking room smelled like smoke. Not very clean at all. The pool and deck area could have been cleaned. It had green slime in spots on pool deck area. No coffee pot in room. Not enough outlets to plug hair dryer on curling iron in it was either plug fridge in or hair dryer. Floor in room was nasty... More 

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Ewa Beach, Hawaii
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4 hotel reviews
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2015 via mobile

This place no longer Inn on the Bayou. Its motel 6. I should kept driving. Front desk was helpless, requested to get our room clean and house keeper fail to clean our room. Room was nasty including bathroom, beds and etc. Stay here at your own risk.

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1 Thank Recon1983
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2015 via mobile

We enjoyed our stay. We had 2 rooms and because we were traveling with pets our options were limited. The rooms were clean and the staff friendly and helpful. The one complaint. The wifi went down on night 2. We would stay here again.

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Thank Nicole Y
Ashford, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 6, 2015

this the second time I have stayed here whilst in lake Charles the rooms are clean but the bathroom does show signs of wear and needs to be sorted out if you do stay on the interstate side of the hotel you do get a slight sound of traffic during the night which can be bothersome if you are a... More 

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Thank Eddie020173
Duson, Louisiana
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 1, 2014

The best part of this hotel is the fact that it is in the middle of everything. It is down the street from everything. When my friend and I were there they were doing renovations and the morning hire hadn't reserved our room like requested, so we got a big discount. It isn't a big fancy place,but the mini fridge... More 

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Auburn, Alabama
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 18, 2014

Call the manager and ask for a better deal than booking sites. I got a rate of $59.99 per night! We love this place. It dates from 1988 and has been very well maintained. A tranquil petite bayou named 'Contraband' meanders lazily beside the 3-story gem. Ask for a room on the 1st floor as there is no elevator but... More 

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Ashford, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 5, 2014

whilst in lake Charles I found this hotel by chance but it did look good from the outside in my room the bedroom was clean and reasonably maintained but the bathroom did show signs of age also in you stay on the interstate side of the hotel you do get a slight sound of traffic passing which is slightly bothersome... More 

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Amenities

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  • Pool
  • Free Internet
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
About the property
  • Wheelchair access
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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Additional Information about Motel 6 Lake Charles On The Bayou

Address: 1101 W Prien Lake Rd, Lake Charles, LA 70601-8388 (Formerly Inn on the Bayou)
Location: United States > Louisiana > Lake Charles
Price Range: $81 - $82 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Motel 6 Lake Charles On The Bayou 2.5*
Number of rooms: 106
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