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Motel 6 San Diego Downtown

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Fresno, California
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 10, 2010

This was my first experience w/ Motel 6, and it was a pleasant one. The rooms were very clean, simply and modern. Reminded me of futuristic rooms from a movie or something. No bells and whistles in room, but blow dryers, irons and extra amenities were available upon request. Staff members were nice and helpful. Gaslamp and the cruise harbors... More 

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Las Vegas, Nevada
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 30, 2010

I have stayed at this location previously. You can't beat the location for the price you pay. It has undergone a remodel in the past year, and it's great. The only negative I would have to comment on is the parking, but it's downtown San Diego, so it's to be expected. If you want an area with better parking or... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 20, 2010

Very cool interior, clean, safe inside but I didnt like all the drugaddicts/beggars/bums living on a parkinglot just outside the hotel. They didnt do me anything, but they made me feel unsafe and I didnt go home by myself at night. The location is very close (6min walk) to Broadway and a maybe 12 min to Gaslamp. Not a lot... More 

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Burlington, VT
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 17, 2010

My first Motel 6 experience, and it was a very good one. Hotel has ample parking, is located in a nice area, and is within walking distance of the ocean. Plenty of food nearby. Room was clean but a little small. You can only have one bed per room here. Laundry facilities were good, staff was helpful. You have to... More 

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Concord, Massachusetts
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 15, 2010

This hotel is extremely deceptive. I booked a room for myself and three teenagers and 2 dogs. I wrote on the reservation that I had pets and that I needed a room for 4 adults. When we arrived we were told that the room had only one queen bed. Upon seeing the room it was obvious that it was meant... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed May 27, 2010

The Motel 6 San Diego Downtown is close to everything. It sits just off an exit of the I-5, is five minutes in the car from the airport, Balboa Park and the Old Town and a mere ten minutes on foot from the Gaslamp Quarter. The sight of homeless all around was immediately worrying until you realise they are everywhere.... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed May 19, 2010

I stayed only one night, but the location is excelent (close the internacional airport). But, after the midnight, i woke up 2 times because of the noise cars on the street (sirens).

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Syracuse, New York
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed May 5, 2010

My husband and I recently stayed at the Motel 6 both before and after our cruise (which left from San Diego). We picked it primarily based on location, costs, and other decent reviews, and it was exactly as we expected. Keep in mind that this is a motel, and a fairly no-frills on at that. Nevertheless, it was a safe,... More 

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Cork, Ireland
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed April 27, 2010

Myself and my girlfriend stayed here for 2 nights in january.The rooms are newly remodeled and very clean.Not huge rooms but perfect for what we wanted(to sleep).The gaslamp quarter is only 5 mins walk and there,s free car parking.All this for $55 per night.If your on a budget and want to be very close to the nightlife then this is... More 

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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed April 18, 2010

The location is pretty great as it is a walking distance to the Gaslamp. Hotel rooms were clean and quite new but the shower wasn't the best possible. Free parking but wi-fi is chargeable and at first it didn't work (they warned us that they had some problems with the connection). I didn't like the fact that the cleaners came... More 

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Additional Information about Motel 6 San Diego Downtown

Address: 1546 2nd Ave, I-5/San Diego Freeway at 6th Avenue, San Diego, CA 92101-3006
Location: United States > California > San Diego
Price Range: $71 - $190 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Motel 6 San Diego Downtown 2*
Number of rooms: 105
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