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Motel 6 Modesto, CA - Downtown
Motel 6 Modesto, CA - Downtown
1.5 out of 5.0 807 Needham Street, Modesto, CA
Free Cancellation
2.9/5 (498 reviews)

It was clean safe n comfy. Nick and Blanca were wonderful. Will stay again for sure

Reviewed on Jun 7, 2020
Aqua Breeze Inn
Aqua Breeze Inn
1.5 out of 5.0 204 Second Street, Santa Cruz, CA
3.4/5 (997 reviews)

No coffee pot, no iron in room. The floor was really dirty

Reviewed on Jun 20, 2020
Ocean Gate Inn
Ocean Gate Inn
1.5 out of 5.0 111 Ocean St, Santa Cruz, CA
Free Cancellation
3.0/5 (729 reviews)

Hard to hear through the night window but nice location

Reviewed on Jun 25, 2020
Travelodge by Wyndham Barstow
Travelodge by Wyndham Barstow
1.5 out of 5.0 1630 E Main St, Barstow, CA
3.4/5 (574 reviews)

They management people are the best in the world and the rooms are by far the best in all of Barstow. The location you have every major food chain within walking distance and shopping centers as well. If you don't have a car, Uber or Lyft theirs a bus that comes right in front of the Hotel and it ...

Reviewed on Jun 3, 2020
Vagabond Inn Fresno
Vagabond Inn Fresno
1.5 out of 5.0 2570 S East Ave, Fresno, CA
Free Cancellation
2.8/5 (391 reviews)

Staff is really Friendly and and very help full I really like how they go out of there way to meet my needs

Reviewed on Mar 27, 2020
Homestead Motel
Homestead Motel
1.5 out of 5.0 920 Olive St, San Luis Obispo, CA
Free Cancellation
1.8/5 (251 reviews)

The quietness, and it was also secluded too overall it was great and cozy

Reviewed on Apr 7, 2020
Economy Inn Monterey
Economy Inn Monterey
1.5 out of 5.0 1131 Fremont Blvd, Seaside, CA
1.8/5 (259 reviews)

Bed was comfortable and all amenities were in working order. Cleanliness could have been better. There were weird stains on the walls that needed to be washed. The staff was very friendly. Would stay again.

Reviewed on Dec 30, 2019
The Hostel California
The Hostel California
1.5 out of 5.0 213 Academy Ave, Bishop, CA
Free Cancellation
3.7/5 (140 reviews)

I stay here every time I’m passing through. Staff is always welcoming, guests are kind and it feels like a little community- especially if you love to climb and spend a lot of your time on the road. Also they probably have the best VHS collection in the world at this point.

Reviewed on Feb 27, 2020
Thunderbird Motel
Thunderbird Motel
1.5 out of 5.0 190 W Pine St, Bishop, CA
Free Cancellation
3.1/5 (220 reviews)

Beds were soft and comfortable like a tempur pedic mattress. Room was overall nice.

Reviewed on Jun 26, 2020
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One Star Hotel Guide for Central California, California

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