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Motel 6 San Luis Obispo North

4.8 km from San Luis Obispo centre
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1433 Calle Joaquin, San Luis Obispo, CA 93405-7203
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Montreal, Canada
Reviewed 29 September 2014

I stayed there with a friend after driving on the Coast from Monterey all the way to San Luis Obispo. Location is convenient (tip: 2 minutes away from Whole Foods if you're on a roadtrip about needs to stock up!!). Room is ok, nothing amazing, but nothing terrible. Couple of things to keep in mind: - You need to pay...

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San Ramon, California
Reviewed 20 August 2014

To me, Motel 6 is a crap shoot. Sometimes they're great, sometimes they leave quite a bit to be desired. I would say this is somewhere in between but I wouldn't stay here again. I'm cheap and don't expect a whole lot when I knowingly book the cheapest hotel in town, but in the future, I will spend a few...

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Barstow, California
Reviewed 2 August 2014 via mobile

The room looked just like the pics! Very contemporary & new. Great price for a family of 4. Super clean, quiet, and near shopping & eateries! (Just a quick drive down the street) Staff was very nice & accommodating. The only downside was that there is a $2.99 charge per 24 hrs for Wi-Fi. Lots of parking (free) and nice,...

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california
Reviewed 24 July 2014

Great stay with our labrador, clean and quiet rooms, convenient pet area, friendly and helpful front desk and housekeeping staff who go the extra mile for your comfort. Management is doing something right at this property, we'll be back.

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Reviewed 3 July 2014 via mobile

We been travelling from Northern California and decided to stay at this hotel we never had problem staying in motel 6 very convenient to check in/out. good service & friendly staff. this was the exemption & was weird about 9:30 pm our airconditioner stopped. So we tried to reset unplug and plug in again but didnt work. I went to...

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South OC
Reviewed 28 June 2014

I've read some less than stellar reviews of this M6, but decided to judge for myself as it was, frankly, half the cost of the "nice" hotels. I drove 4 hours to arrive and checked in to my guaranteed reservation at midnight. No hassle, easy check in. They were booked up, and the clerk told the woman ahead of me...

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Schallstadt
Reviewed 27 June 2014

The rooms are above average, seemed newly renovated, clean, and no carpet - wow! - very convenient !!! and in the bath no wasting of water in this desert region....but unfortunately it was awfully loud from unbehaving motel guests getting more and more drunk... peeing over the balcony......until we finally reported to the office and they sent them in.... staff...

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CA
Reviewed 17 June 2014

Good for a stop on the road. Insides of rooms are recently renovated and room was clean. A quick drive to food options. Good for the price. Glad to have a second floor room away from the highway. Be aware that rooms on the back get noise from the neighboring car dealership in the morning.

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Portland, Oregon
Reviewed 25 May 2014 via mobile

Motel 6 is always a good place too stay at. This place is friendly. Clean, secure. I always stay here when going thru San Luis Ob. Good for the price. Near stores n restaurants. If u are a single woman they will ask u if u want a upstairs room which is good.

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san diego
Reviewed 27 April 2014 via mobile

This motel 6 looks like it was just renovated. The rooms are clean, no carpet (yeah!). The shower is really cool! Almost European! Clean and modern. The motel seems safe maybe cuz there was a cop in the parking lot.

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Additional Information about Motel 6 San Luis Obispo North

Address: 1433 Calle Joaquin, San Luis Obispo, CA 93405-7203
Region: United States > California > San Luis Obispo County > San Luis Obispo
Price Range: RM276 - RM602 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Motel 6 San Luis Obispo North 2*
Number of rooms: 86
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“for safty if you are not use to noise get by the front desk so they can take care of things.”
 of 5 bubbles Kayontheway, 7 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Rooms in the back have less freeway noise, but even the ones facing the highway aren't loud enough to be much of a bother.”
 of 5 bubbles MikeT19278, 24 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Probably best to get an upstairs room here.”
 of 5 bubbles DougGleaner, 25 Jul 2016 | Read review
“Call and ask the person at the Front Desk what they recommend.”
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“upstairs room for less noise”
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