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Reviewed 16 March 2015 via mobile

True story: in 1998 after s long plane ride and drive we rolled into town at 1:00 am and we almost stayed in Motel 6 Bellingham. Since that time I have never visited another. First room had hair and a drool mark on the pillow case so we complained and they quickly gave us another room. The second room looked...

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2Thank Raymond M
Boise, Idaho
Reviewed 18 February 2015

I was balking at staying at a Motel 6 because of past experiences, but I know they're pet friendly and it was a late night when we hit Bellingham, Washington. I was shocked at how they've upgrade their rooms! This room has wood laminate instead of carpet - not sure if it was because we had a pet, but really,...

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3Thank connjohns
Seattle, WA
Reviewed 6 January 2015

clean and quiet(we stayed here a couple years ago also)...it's barebones and nothing fancy. the location is good...I've learned to bring my own clockradio...Bellingham has some very good radio stations on the lower end of the FM dial! Theere is some construction on the non-freeway side that will be noisy until the project is finished.

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1Thank webshaf
Salt Lake City, Utah
Reviewed 22 October 2014

Like some others, we came here because of the dog policy and the low price. I would have MUCH rather stayed at a more expensive place because the experience was awful. As another reviewer mentioned, my husband and I were required to submit our drivers licenses which no other hotel has ever asked me to do. The noise from the...

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1Thank Andiethemagnet
6Team, Brand Experience Team member at Motel 6 Bellingham, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for sharing your feedback. We regard safety and security as high priorities for our guests, and we regret you felt differently during your visit with regard to our guest identification policy. We are committed to delivering a clean, comfortable room and apologize for any failure in delivering on the commitment during your recent stay. We strive...

Dayton, Washington
Reviewed 24 August 2014

I stayed at a lot of Mottel 6s during my childhood-- anyone with a middle-income family probably did. They're pretty uniform in construction and furnishings, and they have not changed much since the 1980s. This one is no exception and is probably almost exactly the same as every other Motel 6 in the country. We stayed here one night on...

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Thank LawNerd
LEBANON
Reviewed 29 July 2014

This Motel 6 needs to be upgraded. Although it is what you would expect, the rooms are in need of renovation. Extremely profound Pine Sol smell. Clean is good, but it seemed that they needed to cover something up. Staff was OK. However spent lots of time outside the office smoking. This lent to a bad smell in the office....

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Thank RodNLebanon_Oregon
Sitka, Alaska
Reviewed 5 July 2014

This hotel was the only one we could find in town with a room available that took pets. There was parking in front of our room but is was handicapped so we had to park across the street at a restaurant. The room smelled and the air conditioner didn't work. But we only needed it for the night.

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Chehalis, Washington
Reviewed 26 March 2014

I knew we were in trouble when the night attendant was speaking to me through bullet proof glass. The oddest thing ever was that I was required to give my wives I.D. with mine just to rent. Never had that happen before. We rented a non smoking room that wreaked of cigarettes. Rooms on both side of us were smoking...

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1Thank dallasrd
Vancouver, BC, Canada
Reviewed 2 December 2013 via mobile

We were so lucky to be given a free night stay here by alligent air as they canceled or flight and put us up in this beautiful place. Right on the highway, tiniest rooms I have ever seen for a two double bed room in a hotel. But just as we were about to settle down with our kids my...

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7Thank Psew1974
Port Orchard
Reviewed 6 November 2013

Stayed with a friend and two dogs during a dog show weekend, room was cozy and maybe a little cramped for 2 people, 2 dogs, and crates. Plenty of places to walk dogs and a good Mexican restaurant close by. One negative was the couple next door who were fighting very loudly and made up several times just as loudly....

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  • Pool
  • Free Parking
About the property
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Pool
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
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  • Paid Wifi
  • Paid Internet
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  • Free Parking
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  • Self-Serve Laundry
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Motel 6 Bellingham WA is located 133 miles from Whistler-Blackcomb BC, site of the February 2010 Winter Olympics and Para-Olympics. Restaurants are nearby. Enjoy our seasonal heated outdoor pool. Wi-Fi is available in all modern guest rooms for a fee. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Motel 6 Bellingham

Address: 3701 Byron Street, I-5 at Exit 252, Bellingham, WA 98225-6020
Region: United States > Washington > Bellingham
Price Range: $78 - $119 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Motel 6 Bellingham 2*
Number of rooms: 60
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Also Known As:
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Motel Six Bellingham
Bellingham Motel Six
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“TRY to get on the west side of the bldg. furthest from the Hwy.”
 of 5 bubbles AT-Nak, 4 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Choose a room opposite of freeway!”
 of 5 bubbles mishlef, 1 Oct 2015 | Read review
“Make sure you ask for a room facing away from the highway when you book if you don't want the traffic noise.”
 of 5 bubbles Denlight, 29 Aug 2015 | Read review
“Some rooms face a busy street to the west.”
 of 5 bubbles Colettobros, 3 Jun 2015 | Read review
“There are no good rooms. All rooms open out to an outdoor hallway that is right next to the highway and the rooms all face the parking lot.”
 of 5 bubbles Andiethemagnet, 21 Oct 2014 | Read review
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