We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Want the lowest hotel prices? You're in the right place. We check 200+ sites for you.

Motel 6 Merced

Show Prices
Book on TripAdvisor
Trusted partner. We work with to make your booking as easy as possible.
Secure payments. We use industry-leading practices to keep your information secure.
Enter dates for best prices
powered by PriceFinder
Check In Check Out
1 room 2 adults 0 children
Compare best prices from top travel sites
and 2 more sites!
Professional photos
Motel 6 Merced
View Map
{"widget":{"name":"ibex_photo_carousel","template":"ibex_photo_carousel__widget","dust":{"nav_controls":"ibex_photo_carousel__nav_controls"},"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_photo_carousel","js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))"},"moduleList":["handlers"]},"scriptFlags":null,"containerClass":null}
Add Photo Write a Review

127 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language
  • More
There are newer reviews for Motel 6 Merced
See the most recent reviews
Showing 103: English reviews
Reviewed 19 June 2016 via mobile

Well, I had to go to another hotel. I made the reservation online asking for no smoking & no pets room, they give me a room for smoking and pet friendly where there was dog or cat poo next to the bed & spread around the carpet. It smelled like vomit. There were pest around. It was really disgusting. I...

 Report
Helpful?
Thank Ana maria a
LillyK4674, General Manager at Motel 6 Merced, responded to this review

Thank you for staying at Motel 6 in Merced and taking the time to leave us a review. I am sorry that the room you booked smelled like smoke. Here at Motel 6, we do offer smoking rooms and all of our rooms are pet friendly. We do have fully renovated rooms which all have hardwood floors which cuts down...

Los Angeles, California
Reviewed 15 June 2016 via mobile

My entire family stayed during our vacation. 4 separate rooms. 1 room had half eaten chicken wings and sneakers left in a corner. Our shower had hair, a used razor cartridge and used soap scattered all over. There was a bug that refused to leave my pillow. The rooms are very spacious and comfortable but housekeeping needs some work.

 Report
Helpful?
Thank celio_4
LillyK4674, General Manager at Motel 6 Merced, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to leave us a review. I am sorry to hear that your stay was not pleasant. I can assure you that corrective measures have been taken so this does not happen again. I hope that you will stay with us again if you find yourself in the Merced area.

Reviewed 2 June 2016 via mobile

We booked two nights a fortnight ago and the week before our visit I emailed to confirm that the pool was in use as this Is an important part of our trips. No answer. We cancelled within minutes of our arrival having been charged at the motel to start the booking process, and two weeks later have still not had...

 Report
Helpful?
1Thank Wendy M
LillyK4674, General Manager at Motel 6 Merced, responded to this review

I am sorry that your experience here at Motel 6 in Merced was less than satisfactory due to the pool not being open. I can assure you that I did not receive an email concerning the pool before your arrival as I would have responded to it if I did. We did have some maintenance issues with the pool which...

Reviewed 30 May 2016

I stayed there Sunday (Memorial Day weekend). It was obvious by the amount of cars that they were really busy. Then I walked into the lobby! There at the front desk was Daneka. You could tell she was new and learning the job, not in a bad way by any means. There was a line 4 deep and only one...

 Report
Helpful?
1Thank Cindy B
LillyK4674, General Manager at Motel 6 Merced, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to acknowledge the great job that Danicka did on her first shift alone. I am happy to hear that she made you feel welcome even though she was very busy. I can assure you that Danicka had adequate training before being left alone for her first shift. I apologize that the room you were...

Levanger, Norway
Reviewed 29 May 2016

The room was not clean. But a pluss is rewarded, as the room didnt have wall to wall carpet! Nice for people with allergi. But it dosent matter if it is not clean... The bed had not clean shets. As several hairs could be found.

 Report
Helpful?
1Thank Ronnie R
LillyK4674, General Manager at Motel 6 Merced, responded to this review

Thank you for staying at Motel 6 and taking the time to leave us a review. I am sorry that your experience here was less than satisfactory. I can assure you that the cleanliness issues you experienced in your room are not the norm at this property and measures have been taken to prevent future occurrences. I am glad to...

Los Angeles, California
Reviewed 26 May 2016

I was running late to the hotel, our reservation was for Thursday night we made it there just after midnight. We didn't have to pay any extras and clerk at the lobby was very friendly. I have stayed here several times in the past and experience has always been outstanding. The area is also safe easy on and off the...

Review collected in partnership with this hotel
 Report
Helpful?
Thank kamk585
LillyK4674, General Manager at Motel 6 Merced, responded to this review

Thank you for choosing to stay at the Motel 6 in Merced Ca. We appreciate your continued business. We know that when you have been traveling all day and are tired, all you want is a quick friendly check-in and a clean room. Here at Motel 6 Merced, we strive to provide that to all of our guests no matter...

New Mexico
Reviewed 21 May 2016

You now how it is . . . some Motel 6's are ok and some are just BAD. This one turned out to be better than just OK. In fact, it was pretty nice. I had driven from Kingman Arizona and by the time I got towards Merced, I knew I wasn't going to make it to Sacramento. I saw...

 Report
Helpful?
Thank Jorge S
LillyK4674, General Manager at Motel 6 Merced, responded to this review

Thank you for staying at the Motel 6 in Merced and taking the time to review us. I am happy to hear that you enjoyed your stay with us. We are a fully renovated property and have a very good location just off the freeway and tucked away off the street. I will share your comments with my staff to...

Los Angeles
Reviewed 15 March 2016

In spite of having reserved well in advance, the room we received was old and shabby. The beds were hard with stained bedspreads and no pillowcases on the equally stained pillows. The toilet room/shower was passable, made annoying by the super-loud fan, which guaranteed waking up everyone in the room during nocturnal bathroom breaks. The sink area was the room's...

 Report
Helpful?
1Thank LACATraveler
6Team, Brand Experience Team Member at Motel 6 Merced, 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. Motel 6 standards for quality rest on our promise to offer the lowest price of any national chain by delivering the essential elements of a...

Portland, Oregon
Reviewed 30 January 2016 via mobile

I couldn't ask for more than 16 MB/s download speed from wifi at a budget hotel. These are nice speeds to pass the night away. The room was clean and quiet. Bathroom appliances all in good order. The room had an old analog TV, but that's come as may be.

 Report
Helpful?
2Thank SamBausBout
Merced, California
Reviewed 21 January 2016

I have stayed at this location motel 6 1983 e. Childs Ave. there are two in this city I highly recommend this location, the staff is very professional they my frequent stays here have been very exceptional, I have met different front office clerks and they all seemed to be well trained with excellent customer service skills. They all follow...

 Report
Helpful?
2Thank Antoine_Hubbard_Sr1
Lena M, General Manager at Motel 6 Merced, responded to this review

Dear Mr. Antoine Hubbard, Thank you for taking the time to share your comments concerning your stay at Motel 6 - Merced, CA #4674. At Motel 6, we strive to provide a superior guest experience and valuable guest feedback helps us determine how well we are delivering on that commitment. I have reviewed your comments and concerns, and I want...

53 photos of this hotel

Traveller photos: See what travellers like you saw

Viewed
All Traveller Photos (26)
Viewed
Room/Suite (7)
Viewed
Hotel & Grounds (1)
Viewed
Bathroom (5)
Viewed
View from Room (1)
Viewed
Other (12)

Management photos: Courtesy of the property manager

Viewed
All Management Photos (27)
Viewed
Hotel & Grounds (7)
Viewed
Room/Suite (10)
Viewed
Bathroom (3)
Viewed
Pool/Beach Area (4)
Viewed
Other (3)
Check In Check Out
Hotels you might also like...
Travellers also viewed these Merced hotels
0.3 km away
Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites Merced
4.6 km away
Americas Best Value Inn- Merced
0.8 km away
America's Best Inn & Suites
Show Prices
Show Prices
Show Prices
1.2 km away
Courtyard Merced
Courtyard Merced
#2 of 14 in Merced
404 reviews
0.9 km away
BEST WESTERN Inn - Merced
0.4 km away
Hampton Inn & Suites - Merced
Show Prices
Show Prices
Show Prices

Amenities

Highlights
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Things to do
  • Pool
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Paid Wifi
Services
  • Free Parking
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Located 8.0 from UC Merced and 80 miles from Yosemite National Park. Our rooms offer air conditioned accommodations and a seasonal pool with loungers. Free morning coffee is available in the lobby. Featuring cable TV with extended channels. WiFi in every room. Select rooms feature refrigerators and microwaves. Ironing Boards, Irons, and Coffee Pots available upon request. Wake calls available.We are located within walking distance to several fast food places. As well situated across from a really nice sit down Italian restaurant and an authenic Mexican restaurant. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Motel 6 Merced

Address: 1983 E Childs Ave, Merced, CA 95340
Region: United States > California > Merced
Price Range: $74 - $86 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Motel 6 Merced 2*
Number of rooms: 80
Reservation Options:
TripAdvisor is proud to partner with Motel-6, Expedia, Booking.com, Priceline and Travelocity so you can book your Motel 6 Merced reservations with confidence. We help millions of travellers each month to find the perfect hotel for both holiday and business trips, always with the best discounts and special offers.
Also Known As:
Super 8 Merced
Super Eight Merced
Merced Super Eight
Merced Super 8
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.
Claim Your Listing

Questions & Answers

Questions? Get answers from Motel 6 Merced staff and past guests.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Can tickets for local attractions be purchased at the front desk?
  • Do you have to pay extra for a mini-fridge?
  • At what time does the pool open each day?

See which rooms travellers prefer

“Ask for a room without a working girl next door if you want sleep or you're easily woken by bedroom antics.”
 of 5 bubbles kenh743, 12 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Ask to see the room before renting and inspect it closely.”
  • Bedspread in room
 of 5 bubbles catmorr, 10 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Check the room before you pay and hold your nose in the halls”
 of 5 bubbles michaeljC7440LL, 8 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Facing the front . . . ask for a room on the east building and ground floor where I believe it is quieter. It's the building I stayed in.”
 of 5 bubbles JorgeS739, 20 May 2016 | Read review
“Skip this Motel 6”
 of 5 bubbles LACATraveler, 14 Mar 2016 | Read review
5 of 5
Enter dates for best prices
Check In Check Out
Price Your Stay