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Indianapolis, Indiana
Reviewed 4 days ago NEWvia mobile

While my gf and I were in the shower the housekeeper tried coming in. Told her 3xs we were in the shower. She still tried entering my gf and I fell I the shower resulting in pretty decent bodily injury. Room was nice, Victoria and the manager were great; I wanted to shoot the cleaning lady; she admitted she heard...

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Asheville, NC
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Friendly front desk at check-in gave us ground level pet friendly room. Rooms were very clean and have been updated recently. I like how they have laminate wood flooring instead of carpet. Carpet gets so gross and nasty. Exactly what we needed on a long drive. A clean and comfortable place to get a few hours sleep. We will return!

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Thank cmaki0816
Westlake, Ohio
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I read the reviews and was shocked to see all the negatives. We didn't have any of those kinds of experiences. Granted, we only stayed one night. We always stay at a Motel 6 and this was one of the better ones. The staff was the friendliest we have ever had. I walked laps around the Motel for 2 miles...

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Thank bernadette52659
Indianapolis, Indiana
Reviewed 26 September 2016

I have been here a few times but this last time room 144 the bed seemed much more comfortable than the last visit LOL.... Just got a room for a peaceful sleep. I see reviews that are not good but I had a better experience this time than a recent visit.

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Thank FabGmaB
Reviewed 26 September 2016

Wish I had. We were tired and it was late so we just stayed. Girl at checkout very friendly. Room ok. Ordered dominoes pizza. When it arrived and door opened some dude came around the corner, thought he was gonna walk right in and tried to s lol us a Walmart card! Lots of strange looking people around, cars driving...

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Reviewed 15 August 2016 via mobile

During my visit I observed prostitution, drug use. There was an arrest outside my room. A man with an ankle bracelet checking doors. My deadbolt on my door did not work. The light bulbs were missing from all of the lamps in my room. The bathroom flooded something during the day. I had to check out before my reservation was...

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Thank Ago N
Bryan, Ohio
Reviewed 2 July 2016

Would have given this a better rating had I not experienced what I had the last night I stayed there. I went to a convention for the whole day and came back to a clean room. I went to put my ID back in my wallet and noticed my food card, my bank card, and $100 cash was missing (which...

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1Thank Aubree210
Crawfordsville, Indiana
Reviewed 29 June 2016 via mobile

This place was not clean. Had qtips in corner and somebody's hair things laying around all over the place. I woulnt stay there again.They were nice there though.The price was too high for that place.The bed needed to be fixed.

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1Thank W6915XKsherryh
Reviewed 10 June 2016

Part of the motel is under construction, that"s fine. But they insisted on putting us directly on the other side even though there was plenty of rooms in the front. The water was off in the entire motel. They said it would be back on by 7. My husband and I were going out for a while so we figured...

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1Thank Danella H
Mirabel, Canada
Reviewed 1 June 2016

Room not cleaned completely. Strained of hair in bathroom. Not enought towels. Plugs not working. Stained mattress. Burned holes on bed covers. Carpets not vacuumed at all. The second day of our stay, the cleaning lady came at 6 in the afternoon... This place needs at little TLC and more. Please manager, do something, I'm not the first to complain.

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Amenities

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  • Pool
  • Free Parking
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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  • Pool
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
Services
  • Free Parking
  • Self-Serve Laundry

Additional Information about Motel 6 Indianapolis South

Address: 5151 Elmwood Dr, Indianapolis, IN 46203
Region: United States > Indiana > Indianapolis
Price Range: RM230 - RM349 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Motel 6 Indianapolis South 2*
Number of rooms: 111
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Also Known As:
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Motel Six Indianapolis
Indianapolis Motel Six
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“STAY AWAY unless you are a heroin addict.”
 of 5 bubbles H6776IKpatrickb, 26 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Try to get a room on the 2nd floor. Has to be better than the 1st floor....or maybe not?”
 of 5 bubbles JoeyJoeJoe7, 16 Mar 2016 | Read review
“Go elsewhere”
 of 5 bubbles CincyStewie, 8 Aug 2015 | Read review
“always check out your room. If you are not able to write a good review, leave and demand a refund. Dirty room=no money, period.”
 of 5 bubbles 996FrankA, 1 May 2015 | Read review
“Their Wifi is awful. We had a room around the back near the pool. It was definitely quiet except for their heating unit. I wouldn't stay there by myself. It looks a bit "seedy" on the outside.”
 of 5 bubbles CindyLouWho1953, 28 Dec 2014 | Read review
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