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Motel 6 Normal-Bloomington Area

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Reviewed 19 October 2016

We stayed here for a number of years during our annual Route66 trip and it was always ok. Not very good but just ok. This year it had gone down the drain in a dramatic way. Filthy, unfriendly, loads of people hanging around the building seeming to deal in drugs. All in all a place to stay away from!

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Thank Dries B
6Team, Brand Experience Team Member at Motel 6 Normal-Bloomington Area, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for taking the time to share your review. We strive to deliver a great guest experience, but it sounds as though we did not perform to our usual standards in this case. Please know the conditions you describe are an exception to our guest commitment and as such, we apologize. Safety and security are high priorities...

Reviewed 9 October 2016

I thought I would stay here instead of driving home after a late night celebration. I did check in and asked the front desk to clean the bugs out of the bathroom. After the celebration, I decided I could not stay in this room despite paying for it. My version of remodeling must be different from Motel 6's version. One...

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Reviewed 26 September 2016 via mobile

Hotel looked presentable from the outside. I can't even give this hotel a rating but have to before I submit this review. We paid too much for (1) night . This hotel should be closed down. Reception area had a intoxicated guest when we arrived. On our way to our outside room the pool area was full of loud intoxicated...

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Manteno, Illinois
Reviewed 25 September 2016

I understand that sometimes motels undergo new management, remodeling, or both at the same time. They try to keep in business during that time. But I have a problem with places that advertise services not available when I'm there or don'the reduce rates. This was the case with my latest stay. I suppose the shoddy condition of the hallways and...

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Thank Larry S
Riverside, California
Reviewed 10 July 2016

Should be a zero - beware that any decent reviews in the past 3 years are for the other Motel 6 down the road and not this one. There are really no words for this place but I'll try! Drug addicts lean up against exterior walls all night every night. The halls are beyond disgusting - looks like a condemned...

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D'Iberville, Mississippi
Reviewed 22 May 2016

I usually stay at Motel 6s when traveling alone, so I thought I knew what to expect. This place was filthy and scary. The hallways reeked of cigarette smoke (luckily the room didn't). There was a horseshoe shaped yellow stain of something in the carpet, and a sticky appearing white pile of goop next to it. This didn't really deter...

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Portland, Oregon, United States
Reviewed 29 March 2016 via mobile

I have stayed at dozens Of Motel 6s and i dont expect much. But this was the worst ever! Disgusting. Filthy grungy tiny damaged room. Toilet clogged. Security doors all broken. Never come here. Staff indifferent. Scummy people hanging around outside. Security lights outside not working.

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6Team, Brand Experience Team Member at Motel 6 Normal-Bloomington Area, responded to this review

Mary, 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...

Mountain Home, Arkansas
Reviewed 2 January 2016 via mobile

Pretty nice motel, very easy to get to. The rooms were nice and clean. It is one of the updated motels.It is one of the updated Motel 6's. It has the laminated wood floors and the updated shower stalls. Which I prefer because you have a good opportunity to really get a clean room.

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Brasilia, DF
Reviewed 24 December 2015

We went to Bloomington for a concert at the Castle Theater. Checked in swiftly, went to the concert, returned to the hotel to sleep and left early in the morning. Hotel is very basic, Motel 6 style. For my purpose, it was ok. I probably wouldn't return to stay more than one night.

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Rochester, New York
Reviewed 26 November 2015 via mobile

We had crashed at this motel at 4am went right to bed woke up and couldn't believe how nasty it was mold all over the shower carpet peeling no caulk around toilet yellow pillows I can't believe any Business would let a place get this bad and I'm easy to please

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  • Free Parking
  • Pool
About the property
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Pool
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Smoking rooms available
  • Accessible rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
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  • Paid Wifi
  • Paid Internet
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  • Free Parking
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Motel 6 Normal-Bloomington Area is located near Illinois State University, US Cellular Coliseum, Miller Park Pavillion, Miller Park Beach, plus dining & shopping. Outdoor season pool, Wi-Fi available for a nominal fee and Truck parking available. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Motel 6 Normal-Bloomington Area

Address: 1600 N Main St, I-55 at Main Street/US 51, Exit #165/165-A, Normal, Bloomington-Normal, IL 61761-1114
Region: United States > Illinois > Bloomington-Normal > Normal
Price Range: $64 - $74 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Motel 6 Normal-Bloomington Area 2*
Number of rooms: 97
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“This a long building. If you need laundry, vending machines, or ice, I suggest asking about room location.”
 of 5 bubbles 26larrys, 24 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Do not stay here.”
 of 5 bubbles patrickdK2766XO, 30 Nov 2014 | Read review
“I stayed on the 2nd floor and it was quiet. I would have no problem recommending this motel to someone if they want the basics.”
 of 5 bubbles Tricialand, 19 Jan 2014 | Read review
“Avoid this hotel and all rooms if possible”
 of 5 bubbles melly2001, 18 Mar 2013 | Read review
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