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Motel 6 Decatur

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Reviewed 29 July 2016

Scary doesn't even begin to describe our experience. I've traveled a lot in my life and have stayed in an assortment of hotels and there have been a few that I still shake my head about, but this was the first time I've ever requested my money back and left due to the condition of the room. First, there was...

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Reviewed 9 July 2016 via mobile

I made reservations for our stay here on Expedia.com, and they shouldn't even list this as a place to stay! Cheap enough if you ABSOLUTELY have no other affordable options for a place to stay for a night. Flies were abundant. TV had 13 channels, mattresses were old and sunk in...floor was sticky. Car alarms going off in the parking...

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Reviewed 4 July 2016 via mobile

The room was clean, the beds comfortable enough, though uncertain of cleanliness. The decor was pleasantly bright and nice. The motel was right off the main highway/street, so a bit rough overall. The bathroom door was broken and wouldn't close, the toilet wobbled dangerously and the bathtub was at a pretty amazing slant. But you know what? We chose motel...

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Birmingham, Alabama
Reviewed 31 January 2016

Folks, this a Motel 6. It's a good place to stay when you're on the way to your next destination. Especially when you need a pet friendly room. My rooms have always been clean enough. The comments I've seen about this place must've been written by people that are used to checking in to a $39 a night Hilton.

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Fairview Heights
Reviewed 29 August 2015 via mobile

Forced to stay 2 nights due to truck breakdown. First night had to fend off flies, went to front desk to get flyswatter they were that bad. Second night I asked for different room and had repeat of fly problem. Bed was well worn

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6Team, brand expericened team member at Motel 6 Decatur, responded to this review

Dear Otto, 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 and are disappointed your stay was unsatisfactory due to the bed comfort issues you experienced....

Reviewed 1 July 2015 via mobile

Stayed here 1 night while traveling, and since we have a small dog, it's convenient. Definitely not one of the better ones. Musty smell, a little scary on the area as well. Not very clean. Desk clerk was personable though. Won't make it a stop next time.

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6Team, Brand Experience Team member at Motel 6 Decatur, responded to this review

Dear JT, Thank you for sharing your review. We strive to provide a comfortable night's rest and are disappointed your stay was unsatisfactory due to the odor concern you describe. Please know that the conditions you describe are atypical to Motel 6 standards for quality and we apologize for the inconveniences you experienced. Our standards for quality rest on the...

Decatur, Alabama
Reviewed 27 May 2015

Filthy, bleak, ill conceived, bad location, broken fixtures, impacted dirt, mold growing, smelly, hard matresses, tube tvs, no alarm clock; all this for the same price you would pay at a brand new, nicely appointed Motel 6. I'll sleep in my truck before I stay there again.

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6Team, Brand Experience Team member at Motel 6 Decatur, responded to this review

Dear Buck, Thank you for taking the time to share your review. We are committed to delivering a clean, comfortable room and apologize for any failure in delivering on the commitment during your recent stay. Please know that the conditions you describe are atypical to Motel 6 standards for quality, and we apologize for the inconveniences you experienced. Motel 6...

Reviewed 18 April 2015 via mobile

My family and I have had to stay for the past 2 weeks, they're dirty and definitely not pet friendly, they yell at us when we take our dog out, they will walk in your room for house keeping even if you tell them no or don't answer right away. hardly ever answer the phone and are hardly ever in...

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6Team, Brand Experience Team member at Motel 6 Decatur, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for taking the time to post your review. It is important for all of our guests to feel welcomed, receive the highest level of service, respect and hospitality. Our staff aims to provide the highest level of hospitality to our guests through our customer service, but with the situations you describe we have fallen short and...

Mountain Home, Arkansas
Reviewed 7 April 2015

Pretty much what we expected. Room was dated but clean enough. Included TV with good reception, microwave, refrig and decent WIFI. Bath room needs some work. Soap and towels provided, no tissue, cups, ice, food or coffee. (Waffel House across the street)

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Harvest, Alabama
Reviewed 5 March 2015

We were forced to stay here during severe icy weather. We found a dirty used condom in not one room but two! The ceiling was leaking and chipping in one room and the heater did not work in either of the rooms. AVOID AT ALL COSTS!

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Additional Information about Motel 6 Decatur

Address: 810 6th Avenue Northeast, I-65 at US 72/SR 20, Exit #340, Decatur, AL 35601
Region: United States > Alabama > Decatur
Price Range: $68 - $74 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Motel 6 Decatur 2*
Number of rooms: 69
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“"Don't stay Here"”
 of 5 bubbles nicolel242, 22 Jul 2013 | Read review
“Drive on and don't eat at the Shell station next door (they do serve food strangely)”
 of 5 bubbles sylviablue, 8 Jul 2013 | Read review
“Try somewhere else.”
 of 5 bubbles trptfan, 19 Jul 2012 | Read review
“The coupon books you pick up at rest stops etc makes it seem like this is right off I-65. It isn't. It's 7 or 8 miles into Decatur, and right in town. Stay on I-65 and pick another place!”
 of 5 bubbles bluem_11, 21 May 2012 | Read review
“Look elsewhere.”
 of 5 bubbles ALALtraveler, 29 Apr 2011 | Read review
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