Motel 6 Fargo North

1202 36th St SWFargo58103USA
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About Motel 6 Fargo North

Boasting a heated indoor swimming pool and free truck parking, Motel 6 Fargo North offers affordable no frills accommodation at a contemporary low-rise just off Interstate 29 in North Dakota’s largest city of Fargo.

Colourful, remodelled rooms with wood-effect flooring and air-conditioning feature en suite bathrooms, flat-screen cable TVs with free expanded channels, free local calls and desks. Selected rooms include mini-fridges and microwaves. Accessible rooms are also available.

Amenities include a launderette, 24-hour front desk, vending machines and paid Wi-Fi throughout. Pets are accepted and kids can stay free.

There’s free morning coffee and places to eat located within one mile include bar-grill, steakhouse and Japanese restaurants.

Located half-a-mile from the West Acres Regional Shopping Center, smoke-free Motel 6 Fargo North lies three miles from Red River Zoo and ten minutes’ drive from Hector International Airport. The heart of downtown Fargo is also ten minutes’ drive away for the Plains Art Museum and Amtrak station.


1202 36th St SW, Fargo, ND, 58103, USA
Telephone: +1(701)2329251 | Fax: +1(701)2394482 | Official Homepage

Top amenities

  • Free WiFi in lobby
  • Free WiFi in rooms
  • Pool
  • Spa
  • Parking
  • Pets
  • A/C
  • Restaurant
  • Hotel bar
  • Gym

All amenities

Hotel facilities

  • 24-hour reception
  • Free WiFi in lobby
  • Indoor swimming pool
  • Laundry service
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Parking garage
  • Pets allowed
  • Washing machine
  • WiFi in lobby

Room facilities

  • Air conditioning
  • Bathroom with shower
  • Cable TV
  • Central heating
  • Free WiFi in rooms
  • Telephone
  • Television
  • WiFi in rooms


  • Wheelchair accessible

Arrival / Departure

  • Check-in: 15:00

Positive Reviews

Praise for shared facilities and low-cost rooms

According to many visitors, the modernized rooms with flat-screen TVs and carpet-free floors were basic but had all the essentials for a budget stopover in clean and comfy surroundings. Those aiming to keep costs down welcomed the usually competitive room rates and remarked that they got decent value for money. Lots of reviewers also appreciated the heated indoor swimming pool.

Upbeat about friendly service

Many reviewers spoke highly of the friendly, polite and professional employees who provided good customer service. Animal lovers were delighted with the pet-friendly policy.

Handy roadside location

This property was conveniently situated beside Interstate 29 and a short drive north of Interstate 94 in the suburbs of Fargo, North Dakota. It was reportedly easy to get to downtown with its Amtrak station. Drivers also said they could easily explore Great Plains beauty spots and reach golf courses, universities and the airport. The ample free parking was another bonus. It also appealed that there were shopping options and eateries nearby as well as cinemas, bus stops and petrol stations.

Negative Reviews

Irritating smells and noises

Although many reviewers found this motel's location to be peaceful, some light sleepers claimed that nuisance noise from adjacent rooms and hallways sometimes travelled too easily. Meanwhile, off-putting smoky smells were detected in some rooms despite the non-smoking policy.

Disappointment at Wi-Fi charges

Guests disliked paying extra to access the Wi-Fi network. Even though the charge was small, some critics felt it should have been a freebie.

Claims of drawbacks in some rooms

Maintenance and cleanliness grumbles were reported by critics in certain rooms. These included inadequately cleaned bathrooms and bedroom floors, stained bedding, marked walls, damaged beds and low water pressure. Furthermore, some guests claimed they found their rooms too small, especially when fully occupied.

Rating Overview

Rating trivago Rating Index based on 521 reviews across the web
5.5 /10
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5.5 out of 10 based on 521 reviews