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    Motel 6 Bloomington - Indiana University

    1800 N Walnut St, Bloomington, IN 47404
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    • Terrible44%
    26 Feb 2017
    “Pretty bad”
    11 Oct 2016
    “Better than sleeping in your car...barely!”
    Free Wifi
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    2 Star Hotel
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    Reviewed 10 September 2016 via mobile

    This has to be one of the nicest Motel 6's I have stayed in! The exterior was in great shape, grounds were clean, parking close to every room..more of an apartment complex feel. The staff was super helpful, friendly and went above and beyond to...More

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    Reviewed 17 August 2016 via mobile

    Sleep in your car instead of going to motel 6. Smoke filled rooms rowdy neighbors drinking smoking doing who knows what. Manager behind bullet proof glass a good call. Room so old dirty didn't want to shower. TV and phone at least 30 yrs old....More

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    Reviewed 17 August 2016 via mobile

    My wife and I were very concerned about getting a room for parent's weekend. We called hotel several times to reserve a room. We were waiting for our email confirmation, but none ever came. I called and spoke to Jennifer. She was very courteous and...More

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    Reviewed 11 August 2016

    Price was good. Parking right in front of room is always good. Carpet has been replaced with vinyl. some updates in room. Now the bad: in spite of signs on all doors that 'smoking prohibited by state law,' room smelled smoky and dodgy roomers on...More

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    Reviewed 5 August 2016 via mobile

    Bed was clean and the AC worked very well! However, the room was very dated and worn while there were dead bugs in the corner and quite a bit of hair on the sink, floors, and in shower. I'm not too squeamish so this didn't...More

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    Response from 6Team, Brand Experience Team Member at Motel 6 Bloomington - Indiana University

    Dear Hannah, Thank you for taking the time to share your review. We have procedures in place related to our pest policy that should have prevented the inconveniences you describe, and we are sorry for the circumstances. We strive to provide a comfortable night's rest...More

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    • Refrigerator in room
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    • US$49 - US$149 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    Roger1322
    Is this dump as scary as ever?
    21 January 2016|
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    Response from mrdr1961 | Reviewed this property |
    YES, it is.... frightening, the rooms were up dated but, the people hanging out in front of the rooms were very scary, the pool was closed and we didn't feel safe inside or out... or leaving our car outside not being... More
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    "ask to change rooms if you smell smoke before you check in."
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    "Unless you're planning to cook meth or commit murder, don't stay here."
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    "you will want to bring your own cleaning supplies before you use bathroom . Set car alarms and bring your..."
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