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Fremont Islander Motel

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Reviewed 21 August 2015

Bathroom was nasty bed had mold and when u turn on the lights the roaches try to kick u out. I unplugged the phone so my daughter wouldn't make calls the next morning they said I broke it and wouldn't give deposit back. Islander should be condemned.

1Thank Chris S
Oakland, California
Reviewed 29 July 2013

This is the worst of the worst when it comes to staying at a motel. I stayed here for 5 days in a row(July 23rd-28th 2013), and this place really sucks! There are bed bugs in every room, the maids do not put clean linen on the beds, the management and others who work in the office are rude as...

4Thank nonnonsense
Reviewed 28 June 2013

From the outside it's already very noticeable that this place is very run down! Don't let the price fool you. The hallway STINKS an indescribable odor, I cover my nose everytime I walk into the hallway. I can't stand it, It makes me gag. The smell of cigarettes is so extremely heavy! Though the management says "no smoking" they do...

5Thank Imek100
Newark, California
Reviewed 19 July 2011

This place is the last place where you want to stay, management is rude, unprofessional, cigarretes smoke smell is so bad starting in the front "office", there is no customer service procedures, it is just dirty, bed bags, bad odors all over the place, management only clean in front, but you should see all the mess that it is around...

8Thank awsome32774
Newark, CA
Reviewed 20 March 2010

I stay at the Islander Motel. It is in the worst condition. You never bring your car there, because the parking lot is a patchwork quilt. The staff doesn't even like to live there.

6Thank sstarkey
San Francisco, California
Reviewed 8 March 2009

This place is just plain dangerous ! There is a VERY SERIOUS ferel cat problem, wild cats running in and out of the non existent entrance door. The cats are obviously using the hallway and stairwell as a litter box and or jut spraying to marl their territory, I was going to stay there as I had 20 years ago....

5Thank Paula I
Antelope, California
Reviewed 6 April 2007

This is the worst place ever to stay in. Cat feces everywhere, smells disgusting. Manager and employees are rude. Had people actually come to my door and want to sell me drugs. Employees just stand around and curse. Found dirty needle in room (thank god my kids did not find it) I had to check out ASAP. I would rather...

4Thank alexajanea
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Fremont, CA
1 review
10 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 December 2003

I live in Fremont, CA and I think that the city chould take care of this place. It needs to be put out of business. The manager is awful, the place is trashy and it attracts all of the worse people. Fremont does not nees this dump.

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Highland Park, NJ
1 review
10 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 June 2003

This hotel is in serious need of a new Manager. and the rooms we wont even discuss. The Motel in a whole is a complete disaster. There is also some sort of problem with the "Permanent Guests"... police.

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fremont california
1 review
14 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 May 2003

floors has serious holes in the floor; the room smelled too smokey; bring your own sheets,pillows & blankets bed feels unsafe to sleep on; hallways, stairs, surrounding areas inside was extremely filthy; don't use the showers- unsafe! where cal-osha?.

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Additional Information about Fremont Islander Motel

Address: 4101 Mowry Ave, Fremont, CA 94538
Region: United States > California > Fremont
Price Range: $49 - $56 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 70
Also Known As:
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