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Reviewed 19 October 2016

This hotel was chosen as a last minute getaway. The Hotel is surprisingly nice compared to read reviews. The rooms have been updated and they have hardwood floors! The location is close to area sites..

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Duluth, Minnesota
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Reviewed 25 September 2016

Check in was simple enough, the WiFi is not free, $2.99 or $4.99 but, when I went to the front desk to get an ice bucket and complained about the condom wrapper......wait for it... I got the internet passcode for free!!!! Not done....could connect but that was it, couldn't get to MSN, Google or anything else! Coffee available in lobby... More 

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Dallas, Texas
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Reviewed 11 September 2016

This Motel 6 is just off US 30 and I-65. The motel was very clean, provided plenty of towels and soaps (see my photos), and a very comfortable king bed. The location requires to you swipe your room access card at both your room and the the doors access to the hall. The pool was open and operating. The staff... More 

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Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
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Reviewed 8 September 2016

check in was simple, they had my booking on-line & a room allocated for me. The room was in a separate building which you needed a room card to access. When I got to the door there was a staff member who told me the reader was playing up & suggested that I park my vehicle at the opposite end... More 

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Calgary, Canada
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16 hotel reviews
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Reviewed 5 September 2016

This was a very Spartan room for a cheap price. No toilet seat, hair dryer, facial tissue, fridge or microwave. None of these were promised. The table and chair were cheap by Ikea standards. They worked, just not glamorous. Wifi is $2.99 for one device. The room was in good repair and the laminate floors were cleaner than most carpets... More 

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7 reviews
4 hotel reviews
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Reviewed 16 August 2016

This Motel 6 is right off I-65 and Rte 30 near the South Lake Mall in Merrillville, IN. It has two stories and no elevators. We were a last minute/late night arrival. Our room was ready however for a small fee we accepted Tamea's offer to upgrade our room to include MicroFridge microwave and mini fridge appliances which were very... More 

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Chicago, Illinois
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25 reviews
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Reviewed 25 July 2016 via mobile

Hardwood floors, flat screen TV, and great prices. My husband and I have weekend getaways once or twice a month here for the last 6 months. Scott is the best front desk worker they have. Samantha has an attitude everytime I've interacted with her. The redhead doesn't work well under pressure. We booked two rooms this weekend and decided to... More 

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Thank Joyce A
Harrison, Tn
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27 reviews
14 hotel reviews
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Reviewed 21 July 2016

The location is one of the newly renovated with flat panel televisions and bed linens. Arrived early and was given a room close to front door. Ice machine was in opposite end of complex, hence quietness. Motel uses interior entry room and promoted a safer feel. Coffee was available at morning departure. Staff was friendly and helpful.

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1 Thank Steven H
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13 reviews
Reviewed 16 July 2016

Hello , I just spent a few day on business in Merrillville, IN at a motel 6, I was on a budget and every other place there was over charging, so I saw the sign and give it a shoot. First the advertised price way, 39.00, and before i go any further this was 07-12-16 to 07-13-16. I think that... More 

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Thank Lawrence H
Chicago, Illinois
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6 hotel reviews
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Reviewed 8 June 2016

The price was great for what you got. The staff was very friendly and helpful. I liked the laminate flooring in the room much better then typical dingy carpeting. There was a few hairs in the tub but that was overlooked as it can happen. Little tricky how to close the door perhaps was just our room. The room itself... More 

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Amenities

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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
  • Public Wifi
  • Paid Internet
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  • Free Parking
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  • Self-Serve Laundry
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Motel 6 Merrillville is a smoke free property off I-65 conveniently located to dining, Southlake Mall, Deep River Waterpark, Lake County Fairgrounds, and Genesis Convention Center. Enjoy modern rooms with WiFi for a small fee. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Motel 6 Merrillville

Address: 8290 Louisiana St, I-65 at Exit #253-A, Merrillville, IN 46410-6354
Region: United States > Indiana > Merrillville
Price Range: £38 - £47 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Motel 6 Merrillville 2*
Number of rooms: 124
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