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Indianapolis, Indiana
Reviewed 26 September 2016

I have been here a few times but this last time room 144 the bed seemed much more comfortable than the last visit LOL.... Just got a room for a peaceful sleep. I see reviews that are not good but I had a better experience this time than a recent visit.

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Reviewed 26 September 2016

Wish I had. We were tired and it was late so we just stayed. Girl at checkout very friendly. Room ok. Ordered dominoes pizza. When it arrived and door opened some dude came around the corner, thought he was gonna walk right in and tried to s lol us a Walmart card! Lots of strange looking people around, cars driving...

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Reviewed 14 August 2016 via mobile

During my visit I observed prostitution, drug use. There was an arrest outside my room. A man with an ankle bracelet checking doors. My deadbolt on my door did not work. The light bulbs were missing from all of the lamps in my room. The bathroom flooded something during the day. I had to check out before my reservation was...

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Bryan, Ohio
Reviewed 2 July 2016

Would have given this a better rating had I not experienced what I had the last night I stayed there. I went to a convention for the whole day and came back to a clean room. I went to put my ID back in my wallet and noticed my food card, my bank card, and $100 cash was missing (which...

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Crawfordsville, Indiana
Reviewed 29 June 2016 via mobile

This place was not clean. Had qtips in corner and somebody's hair things laying around all over the place. I woulnt stay there again.They were nice there though.The price was too high for that place.The bed needed to be fixed.

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Reviewed 10 June 2016

Part of the motel is under construction, that"s fine. But they insisted on putting us directly on the other side even though there was plenty of rooms in the front. The water was off in the entire motel. They said it would be back on by 7. My husband and I were going out for a while so we figured...

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Mirabel, Canada
Reviewed 31 May 2016

Room not cleaned completely. Strained of hair in bathroom. Not enought towels. Plugs not working. Stained mattress. Burned holes on bed covers. Carpets not vacuumed at all. The second day of our stay, the cleaning lady came at 6 in the afternoon... This place needs at little TLC and more. Please manager, do something, I'm not the first to complain.

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Kentucky
Reviewed 19 March 2016

not updated at all. would be best to tear down or upgrade like other MOTEL 6. dirty, burn holes in bedding, stained mattress and boxspring, no clock, hair dryer, coffee pot. will not stay here again. Motel 6 office head should be notified. check in was quick and staff friendly. just needs better cleaning and upgrade.

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6Team, Brand Experience Team Member at Motel 6 Indianapolis South, responded to this review

Dear Gayle, Thank you for sharing your post. 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 comfortable room for a satisfying stay, for this reason we apologize for the disappointment you describe with the expectations of our housekeeping cleaning of the guestroom. We...

Des Moines, Iowa
Reviewed 16 March 2016

We were staying in Indianapolis for one night and I was struggling with finding a good deal through other sites because of NCAA basketball. This came up as a viable option at around $50 a night. Found a coupon online, which sweetened the deal so I figured, why not? Well...as my wife quickly reminded me, sometimes you get what you...

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6Team, Brand Experience Team Member at Motel 6 Indianapolis South, responded to this review

Joey, Thank you for taking the time to post your review. We strive to provide a clean, comfortable room and are disappointed your stay was unsatisfactory due to the odor concern and bed comfort issues you describe. Please accept our apologies for the inconveniences you describe. We invite you to contact our Guest Relations department at 1-855-787-9864 to record the...

Farmington Hills, Michigan
Reviewed 13 August 2015

We stayed for 2 nights for the Indianapolis MotoGP grandprix. Just a place to sleep and get ready for the weekend. Its just off of 465, which is a perfect spot. Lots of food options around which is good. Room was the usual Motel 6 types..functional, and just right for sleep and shower, but, I felt the odor from cigarettes...

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  • Pool
  • Free Parking
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  • Wheelchair access
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  • Self-Serve Laundry

Additional Information about Motel 6 Indianapolis South

Address: 5151 Elmwood Ave, Indianapolis, IN 46203-5914
Region: United States > Indiana > Indianapolis
Price Range: £41 - £59 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Motel 6 Indianapolis South 2*
Number of rooms: 111
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“STAY AWAY unless you are a heroin addict.”
 of 5 bubbles H6776IKpatrickb, 26 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Try to get a room on the 2nd floor. Has to be better than the 1st floor....or maybe not?”
 of 5 bubbles JoeyJoeJoe7, 16 Mar 2016 | Read review
“Go elsewhere”
 of 5 bubbles CincyStewie, 8 Aug 2015 | Read review
“always check out your room. If you are not able to write a good review, leave and demand a refund. Dirty room=no money, period.”
 of 5 bubbles 996FrankA, 1 May 2015 | Read review
“Their Wifi is awful. We had a room around the back near the pool. It was definitely quiet except for their heating unit. I wouldn't stay there by myself. It looks a bit "seedy" on the outside.”
 of 5 bubbles CindyLouWho1953, 28 Dec 2014 | Read review
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