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Motel 6 Drums

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New York City, New York
2 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 1 September 2016

Stopped there mid 2015 (Just got a trip advisor account now so am catching up). The new folk _completely_ gut rehabbed the previous facility so it's new, clean, and just feels good. Only major annoyance is that it's right off I-80 so there's an occassional LOUD truck. Price point is a bit high for Motel 6 but they can be... More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 20 August 2016

although it was a decent place for being so cheap; there were a ton of issues i had. the good: room was clean and was a very nice size, was convenient to the highway, bed was decent. the bad: issues with my reserved room upon checking in and them making a key for my room the machine said it was... More 

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New York City, New York
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 678 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 July 2016 via mobile

My late wife considered staying at Motel 6 as camping out. To me they seem quite luxurious. This particular Motel 6 is apparently newly renovated and extremely clean. The owner has found a good friend who has been running the joint for the last three months and is doing a bang up job. I was going to do a great... More 

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2 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 18 July 2016 via mobile

This is a clean, comfortable, no frills motel with cable TV, free WiFi and friendly staff. It's also pet friendly so don't worry about having to leave your furry companion behind. It's also located in a quiet area so you don't have to worry about your sleep.

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1 Thank Linda M
Florida Panhandle, Florida
1 review
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 15 June 2016

stayed here a few weeks back and i will be coming back the front desk clerk brad knew the area very well and put us at some great places to eat we felt at home with the staff and the comfortable rooms they do need to upgrade the locks just ask brad we felt bad waking him up at 4am... More 

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San Francisco
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5 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 April 2016 via mobile

Excellent Motel. Quiet,clean, great flatscreen tv and very comfy bed. The manager Dave is a great host was very accommodating and just a nice bloke. Great location just off I 80 at Drums. Was the perfect stopover. Slept like a log. Would recommend.

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Burlington, Vermont
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 April 2016

I'm a big fan of Motel 6. This one was extra excellent! Dave, the manager, is a hard-working, good guy who really came to my rescue. My Saab blew a head gasket with 300 miles to go, and I was in no position to expect a bargain. I was expecting about $65, the usual for a Motel 6 room, when... More 

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Massillon, Ohio
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 March 2016

Stayed here on way between Ohio and Maine. Tried to keep costs low for us and in-laws so $61 for the 4 of us was super. Nice clean modernized rooms. Talked with the desk clerk as we were arriving late and he made arrangements. They do lock the hotel up at night for security. We found a great breakfast at... More 

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Willoughby, Ohio
1 review
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 3 December 2015

This is one of the cleanest motels I've ever stayed in. The manager is very nice and very helpful. There are no frills, but for the money, it beats quite a few higher priced places as far as comfort and service.

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Boylston, Massachusetts
1 review
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Reviewed 9 November 2015

We stayed one night at this motel. We chose it simply because it was about halfway on our two-day drive. Our GPS got us to the neighborhood, but we had a little trouble actually getting into the place. There's a Motel 6 sign on a tall pole, but in the darkness it was pretty dim. We missed the actual entrance... More 

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
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  • Wheelchair access
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Travelers, Truckers and adventurers - Motel 6 in Drums, PA is clean, easy to find and offers great hotel deals for AAA members, CDL drivers, Law Enforcement, active military personnel and contractors working in Luzerne, Columbia or Schuylkill County. Fill up at the local Pilot gas station, restaurant and convenience store 24/7. We offer free WiFi, expanded cable, fresh sheets and a hot shower to all our weary guests. This is a pet friendly hotel with many dining options nearby. We are located at exit 256 on Route I-80, one exit west of where Route I-81 crosses over Route I-80. Our closest towns are Hazelton, Conyngham and Berwick PA - all close to Mountain Speedway in St Johns. Hikers and hunters love our close proximity to state game lands, Rickets Glen State Park, Lackawanna forest in Mountain Top PA and Hickory Run State Park. Our hotel in Luzerne County is American owned and operated and we are truly green offering single stream recycling. Get a free cup of hot coffee in the mornings, and we will "leave the light on for you" in the evenings. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Motel 6 Drums

Address: 1064 State Route 93 Hwy, Drums, PA 18222-3120 (Formerly Americas Best Value Inn-Hazleton/Drums)
Region: United States > Pennsylvania > Pocono Mountains Region > Luzerne County > Drums
Price Range: £43 - £57 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:1.5 star — Motel 6 Drums 1.5*
Number of rooms: 63
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“look for coupon books”
 of 5 bubbles anonymoust646, 31 Aug 2016 | Read review
“If you are looking to eat and drink talk to brad he knows the area well”
 of 5 bubbles 202traveler123, 14 Jun 2016 | Read review
“We have stayed here twice and always stayed on the first floor, so can't comment on other areas”
 of 5 bubbles K1324JNpatriciap, 3 Dec 2015 | Read review
“Stay Somewhere Else”
 of 5 bubbles 17seanp, 20 May 2015 | Read review
“ALL rooms are new and clean!”
 of 5 bubbles Z1986LBjamesc, 20 Dec 2014 | Read review
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