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Motel 6 San Luis Obispo South

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King City, California
Reviewed 11 February 2016

Coming back up north from LA to King City and stopped her for the night at 1 am and the price of 99.00 was way to expensive for the hard as a rock bed, flat pillows, to just get up at 7 am and head home.

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6Team, Brand Experienced Team Member at Motel 6 San Luis Obispo South, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for taking the time to post your review. We strive to provide a comfortable night's rest and are disappointed your stay was unsatisfactory due to the bed comfort issues you experienced. We encourage you to contact our Guest Relations department at 1-855-787-9864 to record the details of your visit to help us provide a better guest...

Reviewed 30 January 2016 via mobile

We had a Nice stay here for one night. The staff was Nice and helpful. Requested a second floor room and got that. The room and Bathroom was clean and Nice. It was a very Nice place except the noise. There was noise nearly all night but managed too sleep through some of it.

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Brisbane, Australia
Reviewed 27 January 2016

My family of 4 from Australia on a 5 week holiday the the United States were a walk in to this motel this week. Every interaction with staff was exceptional. The room was clean, the decor and furnitioning of the room and bathroom were modern, and the bed and pillows were comfortable. This was an exceptional high value experience. We...

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Santa Clarita, California
Reviewed 17 December 2015

My husband and sister and brother-in-law stayed here for 1 night to see a concert at the Madonna Inn that was a few miles away. I did my hotel research online and their rates were reasonable and reviews were good, so I booked 1 room with 2 beds. The check in was pleasant, as was the gentleman checking us in...

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Auckland Region, New Zealand
Reviewed 11 October 2015

As we were only stopping over for the night on the way down the coast this motel suited us perfectly. We were a bit bummed that we had to pay extra for Wifi but the wifey insisted we had to have it. Bit of noise down the hallway was annoying.

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Maywood, California
Reviewed 15 September 2015

First and last time I will ever stay at a Motel 6. Although the walls were recently painted, new fixtures in the bathroom and a large flat-screen tv, it still left a lot of room for improvement. When I arrived the tiny desk and the small end table had wet ring marks from drinks and on the end table there...

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6Team, brand expericened team member at Motel 6 San Luis Obispo South, responded to this review

Susan M, Thank you for sharing your feedback. We apologize for any misunderstanding that may have occurred during your recent stay with regard to our rate policies and the inconveniences you experienced. We are committed to delivering a clean, comfortable room and apologize for any failure in following through on that commitment during your recent stay. Our staff aims to...

San Francisco, California
Reviewed 8 September 2015

It was a nice place to stay for our family. The staff is friendly and outgoing, and the rooms as always are clean! Great stay for a night. Although it is located right by the Freeway, you can ask for quiet rooms.

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California
Reviewed 27 August 2015

I stayed here for an event that was in Morro Bay. Keep in mind that this location is on the far south of San Luis Obispo, and it will take you about 20 minutes to drive through to Morro Bay. Depending on traffic, it could take a bit longer. The hotel is located close to some shopping, like Target and...

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Orange, California
Reviewed 28 July 2015

It's been awhile since I've been to a Motel 6 and I must have forgot what you don't get. Our Daughter use to attend SLO so we stayed at this Motel when it first opened. Since then they have changed the rooms a little by adding wood flooring and flat TV's mounted on the wall. Both degraded the rooms in...

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Santa Barbara
Reviewed 30 June 2015

Stayed one night for a basketball tournament. Rooms very clean and remodeled. No carpet, hardwood floors, new furniture. Property well maintained, pool very clean. For the price during the summer we would stay again. No breakfast or free wifi but we didn't need either so it was ok. Overall a decent place.

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  • Pool
  • Free Parking
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  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Paid Wifi
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Additional Information about Motel 6 San Luis Obispo South

Address: 1625 Calle Joaquin, US 101/El Camino Real at Los Osos Valley Road, San Luis Obispo, CA 93405-7214
Region: United States > California > San Luis Obispo County > San Luis Obispo
Price Range: $83 - $141 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Motel 6 San Luis Obispo South 2*
Number of rooms: 117
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“ask for a room next to the car storage lot, like 129,130”
 of 5 bubbles 784donb, 23 Aug 2016 | Read review
“Wifi is free with AARP card”
 of 5 bubbles SusanM837, 15 Sep 2015 | Read review
“pick a room on the interior next to the pool, so you don't hear the freeway noise.”
 of 5 bubbles AveJoey, 28 Jul 2015 | Read review
“Want a good room? Go elsewhere. You will not sleep well. There is constant door banging and noise. Too far to walk for ice if you're a female alone. Area is sketchy.”
  • Rubber glove pulled over smoke detector-been there a long time. Cleaning staff never looked up.
 of 5 bubbles KristineAz, 3 Jan 2015 | Read review
“Stay away from the stairs. People went down there to smoke. If you're not a smoker, it could be ALL bad! We got lucky! But as we were coming and going, the stairs were always congested w smokers!”
 of 5 bubbles laurarC9925IQ, 28 Sep 2014 | Read review
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