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Motel 6 Vista

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Reviewed 11 December 2016 via mobile

Front desk are rude and have no clue what CLC is. They act like they don't know what there doing so you have to book with a Credit Card. They try to double charge you. Just, luckily we were alerted by CLC they have already charged us. Stay far away from this Motel , unless you want to pay double.

Thank Michael P
Los Angeles, California
Reviewed 13 September 2016 via mobile

The woman at the front desk was very friendly I believe her name was Gloria. This location is right off the fwy but you can't tell once you're in you're room. I've always gotten a good night's sleep and haven't had any issues with noise. I do have to slay their beds are not the best quality, they need to...

Thank CS131415
Long Beach, California
Reviewed 30 August 2016

It had been many years since I stayed in a Motel 6, so perhaps the odd, wasteful room design is standard. Furniture included: 2 small semi-circular tables affixed to the wall - one with a 1 person “couch” while the other boasted 2 uncomfortable wooden chairs; a bed annoying with no side tables – no where to even put a...

1Thank DulciTraveler
Reviewed 17 August 2016 via mobile

A friend of ours told us about this motel 6 so we gave it a shot. All the employees are so nice and helpful. The room is nice with hardwood floors and it had a sitting area that is separated by a half wall from the bed. The pool was clean and enjoyable and they even have a tennis court....

Thank S D
Reviewed 4 July 2016 via mobile

Room was pretty spacious, but walls were dirty. Bathtub looked a bit run down, and fridge had an unpleasant smell. There were no toiletries in our bathroom, except a bar of soap. You'd think that for what was paid, the stay would have been a bit more pleasant. At check-in the front office 'manager' tried to keep a copy of...

Los Angeles, California
Reviewed 11 December 2015

The rooms are ok but the front desk staff is the reason I will never return. The older man at the front desk was so rude. When you have strong customer service at a location people will always return yet this motel must not want business. Keep the old rude guy at the front desk and you will continue to...

2Thank CS131415
6Team, Brand Experience Team Member at Motel 6 Vista, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for sharing your concerns. Please know the service issues you describe are an exception to our guest commitment and as such, we apologize. Our staff aims to provide the highest level of hospitality to our guests through our customer service, but with your experience we have fallen short and would like to apologize for the service...

Hanford, California
Reviewed 24 September 2015

Rude Staff,,Phone Didn't Work In Our Room,,Dirty Towels With Other People's Hair On Them,,,Nasty Bathroom,,Broken Fridge,, And To Top It Off A Used Condom In Our Bed When We Pulled The Blankets Back To Go To Sleep At Night!

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

WC, Thank you for posting 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 the conditions you experienced are an exception to our guest commitment and as such, we apologize. Motel 6 standards for quality rest on our promise to offer the...

Reviewed 30 August 2015

Very pleased with our stay! Excellent experience booking/staying at the Motel 6 on Mar Vista Drive in Vista, CA! Booked room through Hotels.com but called about a week before to ask for early check-in, hotel staff was friendly and helpful, not only arranging early check-in but also giving us a requested poolside/pool view room! The motel has recently been upgraded/renovated...

Thank sailorsdoll
San Francisco, California
Reviewed 11 July 2015

First comes out of your mind when you say Motel 6 is cheap outdated Motel, but this actual Motel 6 is different. It's been renovated. Love the floors no more carpet which is so much better for people that has pets. Love the new beds and the plenty of parking. They also offer the sparkling water for guest in the...

1Thank 60713LoveToTravel
Reviewed 6 July 2015 via mobile

Close to 78, quiet area. Friendly, nice and informative staff at front desk. Free WiFi, little problem with tv remote but the staff came in right away to check and change battery. Overall a pleasant stay.

1Thank sayolamang

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  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Breakfast included
About the property
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
  • Wheelchair Access
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Tennis Court
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Internet
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Self-Serve Laundry
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Motel 6 Vista is conveniently located off of SR 78 and Mar Vista Dr. Restaurants and shops are nearby. Visit California's vineyards and wineries, or play golf within 5 miles. The beach is only 7 miles. Enjoy our outdoor pool and free Wi-Fi. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Motel 6 Vista

Address: 330 Mar Vista Dr, Vista, CA 92083-7644 (Formerly Americas Best Value Inn )
Region: United States > California > Vista
Price Range: $96 - $241 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Motel 6 Vista 2*
Number of rooms: 75
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Also Known As:
Americas Best Value Inn And Suites
Americas Best Value Hotel Vista
Americas Best Value Inn Vista
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“Back building facing hills was quiet”
  • These items serve as closet and dresser
  • Lots of space poorly used
  • Needed proper towel rack
DulciTraveler, 29 Aug 2016 | Read review
“Choose a room close to the office on the ground floor.”
548charlesn, 30 Mar 2015 | Read review
“Choose the bottom floor and a room closer to the front office.”
maria3305, 20 Oct 2014 | Read review
“Beware -- Double bed room will have 1 bed right next to air conditioning heating unit.”
  • King Bed room
No1Beatlesfan, 24 Jul 2014 | Read review
“Sleep in the parking lot instead.”
KS080, 3 Aug 2013 | Read review
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