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Bothell, Washington
Reviewed 9 November 2015 via mobile

This is an older motel and reminded me of what travel used to be like. Manager is really friendly and showed me three rooms to choose from. Each room had different prices and different sizes. We choose the most expensive at 90 including tax. We stayed for two days with no problems.

Thank tmitchell1949
Tillamook, Oregon
Reviewed 26 August 2015 via mobile

For the price, this mom and pop motel gets five stars from me. Clean room, thick towels, efficient AC (very important, it was over 100 degrees while we were there) lovely, sparkling pool...and gracious hosts. We stayed in Unit 14 for three nights which had a king bed, microwave and refrigerator... the wifi is excellent.With the AC on we couldn't...

1Thank love2travel60_10
Susanville, California
Reviewed 2 July 2015

The owners of this place are very nice & conscientious, the rooms are clean and adequate, and for a short term stay, it worked out well for us... The pool was clean and well maintained, and the owners are doing a nice job of improving the landscaping. This is an older motel so you can't expect a lot of extras...

Thank Phil N
Georgetown, California
Reviewed 9 April 2015 via mobile

It gets the job done. If you are just looking for a place for a bed and a shower this place is fine. Pretty cheap. If you are looking for sonething special your goals are too high. Refridgerator and microwave was nice to have. You can hear freeway noise, but not horribly. Pretty clean, no frills. Office was friendly. As...

3Thank Juli O
Novato, California, United States
Reviewed 26 March 2015

Room was okay for the price paid. Nothing special, clean room, fairly comfortable bed, nice staff. It's an old 60's style motel. Don't expect to get a margarita and hang out by the pool- go to Tahoe for that!

1Thank Tyler T
Albuquerque, New Mexico
Reviewed 3 January 2015

We checked in and planned on staying, but after seeing the room in person we stayed 1 night and checked into another motel. The person that waited on us was rude and very short. Room was icky and unpleasant.

3Thank Jim H
Reviewed 14 October 2014

Looking for a quiet and clean place for a good nights rest. Found this on Booking .com price was right and location even better. room was clean, and well kept. This is an older but well kept property . Had wifi micro and fridge coffee in room. We enjoyed our stay the bed was comfortable the shower was good and...

3Thank roadwarriorimaging
las vegas
Reviewed 10 August 2014

We just needed a place to stay while we checked out the mining attractions in the area and the Mother Lode fit that need. The location is great, it was quiet and the service was good. Please understand this is an old motel in need of upgrades.

3Thank steveseig
Cherryville, North Carolina, USA
Reviewed 7 August 2014

All we were looking for after a long day of motorcycling was a clean, quiet, comfortable room to overnight in and rest up for the next day of traveling. This motel served this purpose very well. Met all our requirements while being economical as well. No breakfast but the price makes up for that. We were very satisfied with this...

2Thank wac0traveler
Tooele, Utah
Reviewed 2 July 2014

We booked a room at the Mother Lode motel in Placerville, CA. over 2 months ahead of time. Somewhere along the line it was lost in translation that we had our two kids with us, and after we payed for the room, they said it was a problem. We had been driving for a long time, we came from Utah....

4Thank Josh S

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  • Free Parking
  • Pool
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Pool
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  • Family Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking

Additional Information about Mother Lode Motel

Address: 1940 Broadway, Placerville, CA 95667-9001
Region: United States > California > Placerville
Price Range: $86 - $124 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Mother Lode Motel 2*
Number of rooms: 52
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“This motel is one big fat mistake!”
 of 5 bubbles JoideVivre06, 17 Nov 2016 | Read review
“A bit pricey”
 of 5 bubbles AbieS676, 17 Jun 2016 | Read review
“Rooms are like a motel 6, owner is a rip off. Next to freeway.”
 of 5 bubbles sandysQ7127DI, 27 May 2016 | Read review
“None don't stay there.”
 of 5 bubbles jimhO2115XR, 2 Jan 2015 | Read review
“We had the room next to the office and it was not good for parking due to the check in lane squeezed our parking spot kind of tight.”
 of 5 bubbles steveseig, 9 Aug 2014 | Read review
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