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Ironton, Missouri
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6 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is my first stay in any Motel 6. Only thing I like was for fake hardwood floors, i.e cleanness of floor. You can buy whole furniture for the room for less than $50. Sink has cracks in it. I don't know Motel 6 franchise inspects there hotels for compliance etc. Changing TV channels with long pauses makes you turn... More 

Thank mimg25012
Cortland, New York
Level Contributor
47 reviews
7 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 October 2016

This motel was clean and comfortable. The price was right! Staff was very accommodating to our change of plans. The only complaint I have is the lack of amenities....this place went to the extreme of charging us for sub-standard wi-fi! No shampoo or lotion, hair dryer had to be requested at the office. No continental breakfast provided.

Thank Linda S
Russellville, Alabama
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77 reviews
24 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 72 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 October 2016

The hotel is on a backroad- hard to find. The office is on the side of the building facing the road. You have to park and walk to the office (not a good idea in cold or wet weather). The checkin was ok. The room was ok. No phone, no alarm clock, no fridg/microwave, soap but nothing else. The TV... More 

Thank BarryGCarpenter
6Team, Brand Experience Team Member at Motel 6 Birmingham, responded to this review

Dear Barry, Thank you for taking the time to share your review. We apologize for the inconvenience you describe in finding our location. Please know the issue you experienced is an exception to our guest commitment and as such, we apologize. The service concerns you describe are atypical to Motel 6 standards for quality, and we are sorry you experienced... More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 29 August 2016 via mobile

After tracking for 7 hours to see a doctor after having back surgery, this is not the hotel. The room was bee uncomfortable. I only had a wooden chair to sit in. I had to alternate from bed to chair a lot. So upon waking I am hurting real bad. I am glad I remembered my shampoo and conditioner. They... More 

1 Thank Linda W
Mobile, Alabama
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32 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 April 2016

Great location, friendly staff, clean room. Pretty basic decor, bordering on industrial. No elevator to second floor. Excellent basic accommodations. Ample parking. Close to restaurants. Easy access to interstate.

Thank cecilt530
Conyers, GA
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312 reviews
70 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 135 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 December 2015

I was a little surprised that it was on a backroad, rather than the main one. It is was not the easiest to find, but not impossible since I used GPS. I expected it to be quieter than it was, but I could still hear the highway, though maybe not as bad as others I have been in. It is... More 

Thank travelwriter52
Springfield, Missouri, United States
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25 reviews
11 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 December 2015

Very clean rooms with very friendly staff. Located right off the freeway but not at all noisy. Located just a couple of blocks from a great bbq restaurant with a drive thru window you can get the food & take it to your room. Homemade cheese muffins & home cut fries with the BEST BBQ meats you can buy!

Thank Kim G
Portland, Oregon
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4 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 19 October 2015

A nice, clean budget hotel. I would stay here again. Cheap and friendly option just a few minutes from all the action. Didn't feel like a motel 6. Shampoo would be nice in the rooms though! That's my only issue.

Thank PortlandAmy
Oklahoma City, Oklahoma
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150 reviews
65 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 45 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 October 2015

Traveling from Okla City to Jacksonville Fl, I left OKC about 6am arrived in Birmingham about 8:30pm. I saw a sign for the Motel 6, I thought this will work. After finding the place I checked in. I was assigned a Handicap Room. I have read the other reviews that were not very good. I just need a good night... More 

Thank RippedOff42
Atlanta, Georgia
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656 reviews
153 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 297 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 August 2015

i admit that this is a budget chain, but they do have standards and this location just needs to be completely remodeled. What was once a Red Roof, this property does not look like it has ever been updated. The staff was friendly enough, but they could no make up for the dreadful rooms.

Thank SaintVitas

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  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Paid Wifi
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Additional Information about Motel 6 Birmingham

Address: 151 Vulcan Road, Birmingham, AL 35209
Region: United States > Alabama > Birmingham
Price Range: ₹ 3,409 - ₹ 4,432 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Motel 6 Birmingham 2*
Number of rooms: 91
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“As last resort”
 of 5 bubbles mimg25012, 1 Nov 2016 | Read review
“You can do better- stay some place else.”
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“if you are downstairs, you will hear footsteps above and cars arriving and leaving.”
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 of 5 bubbles travelwriter52, 22 Dec 2015 | Read review
“Great handicapp rooms”
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“Don't expect the Ritz.”
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