Selinda Daughtry, 41, and Brenda Mixon, 52, were robbed at the Ashley Oaks Motel just before 2 a.m. Wednesday, said Lt. Aaron Kirk, with the Valdosta Police Department.
Police say the women were watching TV, when a masked gunman busted down their motel room door.
Daughtry and Mixon were forced into the bathroom before the suspect took off with a purse, keys and cell phone.
"You don't know what's gonna happen around here," said Spencer Richardson, a motel guest at the Ashley Oaks Motel. "Sometimes I come in late at night from work and I don't know what to expect when I'm coming in home at night."
VPD says neither woman was hurt and they have no suspects in custody yet.
If you have any information about this incident, call the Crime Tip Line at 229-293-309.