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Motel 6 New Orleans - near downtown

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

Stayed 3 nights. Would come again if ever in the area. Very Affordable. No carpet but I actually like it that way. Housekeepers were very helpful and always greeted me with smiles. They even gave hugs on my last morning.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

I thought this place would be a bit rough because of the neighbourhood we looked to be in but found it quite adequate for a few nights stay. The laundry was fine. The room was spacious and clean and tidy. There looked to be homeless people living under the freeway just a couple of blocks from the Motel but we... More 

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Abita Springs, Louisiana
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2016

I was Ok with this Place until i woke up and tried to take a Shower.... No hot water. And the Bed was Hard . No Box Spring under the Mattress.. Security is good there. You can't even enter the Building unless you have a Room Card Key which is good.

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 2, 2016

This motel looked fine the rooms were large and reasonably clean (though we did kill cockroaches in both rooms we were in) The problem is they lock the doors in the corridors between the rooms and the reception.....and that is where the danger lies....we were held up at gun point here and there was no other way to get to... More 

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Kansas City, Missouri
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 27, 2016 via mobile

Yes, the area around here seems sketchy. But NOLA has a lot of sketchy areas. It wouldn't keep me from visiting, I just know to be extra careful. Hotels were extra expensive during our visit to NOLA, which is why we settled here. We just needed a place to sleep and shower. This motel worked out for our needs. Our... More 

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Coconut Creek, Florida, United States
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 20, 2016 via mobile

The hotel was okay. It was walking distance to Walmart and other fast food locations. The bathroom door looked like it's been through the shredder. The bed was hard. The room looked clean but very empty. For the price I cannot complain.

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed April 17, 2016 via mobile

Very nice motel- new rooms it looked like, had the necessary amenities needed. Perfect location from downtown- a $9-15 uber ride to Frenchman/ Bourbon streets. What got us was the area- both uber drivers on different nights had warned us about that area and not to leave the hotel. If you tripadvisor any hotels/motels on that road the reviews will... More 

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed April 6, 2016

Positive: Quite near to downtown; good variety of tv channels - we could watch German Bundesliga (soccer) live; low rates. Negative: you can't open the window, so the ugly smell stays in the room - big and small cockroaches liked it there. Bedsheet was dirty (but they gave me a clean one on request); stains on walls and ceiling.

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Louisville, Kentucky
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 22, 2016 via mobile

This place is pretty sleazy. The room was very musty and dirty. The bed had no blanket, just sheets with a few cigarette burns in them. Two wasted guys got into a yelling match in the middle of the night outside our door. The bathroom was fairly disgusting with not quite hot enough water. Cheap is cheap I guess, but... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 10, 2016

Very friendly staff. The motel is old but clean. I felt safe and secure in this motel. I was traveling with my children and I had no concerns whatsoever. A short drive (less than 10 min) to the French Qtr. Parking was easy with our moving truck. Close to fast food and stores. I would recommend this to anyone who... More 

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Amenities

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
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  • Wheelchair access
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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  • Family Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Internet
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  • Free Parking
  • Meeting Rooms
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Motel 6 New Orleans is less than 5 miles from downtown. It is centrally located near casinos, shopping, museums, and the famous French Quarter. Amenities include free Wi-Fi, truck parking, coin laundry facility, and a meeting room. This is a smoke-free property. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Motel 6 New Orleans - near downtown

Address: 4200 Old Gentilly Rd, New Orleans, LA 70126-4902
Location: United States > Louisiana > New Orleans
Price Range: $62 - $68 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Motel 6 New Orleans - near downtown 2*
Number of rooms: 94
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Motel 6 New Orleans -Old Gentilly Rd Hotel New Orleans
Knights Inn New Orleans
New Orleans Knights Inn
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