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Motel 6 New Orleans - near downtown

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Louisville, Kentucky
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9 reviews
Reviewed 23 March 2016 via mobile

This place is pretty sleazy. The room was very musty and dirty. The bed had no blanket, just sheets with a few cigarette burns in them. Two wasted guys got into a yelling match in the middle of the night outside our door. The bathroom was fairly disgusting with not quite hot enough water. Cheap is cheap I guess, but... More 

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Reviewed 11 February 2016

Very friendly staff. The motel is old but clean. I felt safe and secure in this motel. I was traveling with my children and I had no concerns whatsoever. A short drive (less than 10 min) to the French Qtr. Parking was easy with our moving truck. Close to fast food and stores. I would recommend this to anyone who... More 

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Thank Cheri M
London, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 10 February 2016

Booked at last minute and all hotels in French quarter were extremely expensive on Mardi Gras so was relieved to find this motel 6 which was reasonable value and only a ten to fifteen minute bus ride from downtown/ French quarter( bus stop short walk away). Usual type of motel 6 , clean and functional, no frills and towels very... More 

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Thank Diane K
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9 reviews
Reviewed 3 February 2016

NO BLOWDRYER in a whole motel. You cannot get it even for extra money. Ended up buying a cheap blowdryer at the nearest Walmart. You can get an iron though (I am not sure if you have to pay for it). Clean sheets and towels (2 per customer per day). No shampoo, conditioner or lotion. 1 peace of soap per... More 

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Thank Khariton Z
Louisville, Kentucky
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Reviewed 5 January 2016

I think with places like this (motels) you get exactly what you pay for. It wasn't extravagant, but I felt safe and the place was as clean as it possible could be, despite the aged look of the place. It worked fine for a place to lay my head at night, but I wouldn't want to spend long amounts of... More 

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Thank Armous32
Chicago, Illinois
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Reviewed 17 November 2015

Didn't end up staying because of a mistake I made in my reservation, but wanted to thank the desk clerk (Harry) for being very helpful and customer service oriented. Helped me cancel and keep my vacation on track

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Reviewed 24 October 2015 via mobile

Not fancy, but great place to sleep. Great price, clean, and close to French Quarter 20 mins.or so easy access to I-10. Wood floors, great place if you have allergies. Coffee only in the morning, vending machines with snack foods. Close to Ihop & Waffle House.

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Milwaukee, Wisconsin
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Reviewed 19 August 2015

This was a great value hotel. The staff was super friendly and helpful, they left a bag of towels on my door in the morning, without my asking, because I had a do not disturb sign on the door. The room was very clean and recently updated, but a bit sparse. The hallways were kind of dingy, and the parking... More 

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Birmingham, Alabama
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157 reviews
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Reviewed 9 June 2015

Anyone who said this place was "Excellent", "Very Good" or even "Average", must have stayed here when it was new. By far, this is one of the seediest locations I've ever lain my head. There were mattresses leaned against the walls around every corner we turned -including the lobby. The only picture posted for the property that is even remotely... More 

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6Team, Brand Experience Team member at Motel 6 New Orleans - near downtown, responded to this review

Dear Guest, 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... More 

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6 reviews
Reviewed 27 May 2015

Although this motel is not one of the fancier ones in nola the room was clean and the people were more than helpful it was not all that near to bourbon st the bus route was close by and the shopping area was great many places to eat and even a Wal-Mart close by

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Amenities

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
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  • Wheelchair Access
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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  • Family Rooms
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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Internet
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  • Free Parking
  • Meeting Rooms
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Motel 6 New Orleans is less than 5 miles from downtown. It is centrally located near casinos, shopping, museums, and the famous French Quarter. Amenities include free Wi-Fi, truck parking, coin laundry facility, and a meeting room. This is a smoke-free property. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Motel 6 New Orleans - near downtown

Address: 4200 Old Gentilly Road (I-10 Exit-239), New Orleans, LA 70126
Region: United States > Louisiana > New Orleans
Price Range: $89 - $103 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Motel 6 New Orleans - near downtown 2*
Number of rooms: 94
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Motel 6 New Orleans -Old Gentilly Rd Hotel New Orleans
Knights Inn New Orleans
New Orleans Knights Inn
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“The interior corridors are dirty and depressing. Ask to be near an exit door if possible.”
 of 5 bubbles Buckimion, 9 Nov 2016 | Read review
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“Choose a second floor. So you will be able to open blinds without people staring at you.”
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“Don't choose a room here. Period.”
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