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Clarion Hotel-Downtown Oakland

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371 13th St Between Franklin & Webster, Oakland, CA 94612-2636 See on map
Free Wifi
Air Conditioning
Non-Smoking Hotel
Room Service
2.5 Star accommodation
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Close to restaurants and Bart station, easy walk to Oakland Museum of California and other sites. Beds was firm but comfortable and the breakfast was great. Real eggs, bacon and sausage, real potatoes, greek yogurt, cereals and more. Staff was nice. Located in Chinatown neighborhood...More

Date of stay: January 2019
Thank FindingMyWayHome2
Reviewed November 21, 2018

Great location, new, comfortable bed and linens. Nice, helpful people working the front desk. However, the room and hotel as a whole needs to be gutted and renovated, it's a dump, old, poorly remodeled at point

Date of stay: November 2018
Thank Martin Y
Reviewed August 10, 2018

Older hotel, awaiting refurbishment. Clean and comfortable. Would stay again. There is an Ethiopian restaurant in the basement and a South Asian restaurant next door. One block up from civic centre and 12th Street Bart.

Date of stay: August 2018
Thank John W
Reviewed July 26, 2018

1. The hotel is conveniently located in downtown Oakland, about two blocks from 12th street BART station. I worked in downtown Oakland before so I know the basic caution around the area. In summer most hotels in SF/Oakland East Bay are quite expensive. This one...More

Date of stay: July 2018
Thank lj2872018
Reviewed July 20, 2018

On a recent business trip to Oakland I stayed in the Clarion Hotel Downtown Oakland. It is a nice hotel, the staff are nice but there is no Parking Available. The only option is to stay in one of the 3 Public Parking Garages within...More

Date of stay: July 2018
Thank David C
Response from ayalnesh C, Manager at Clarion Hotel-Downtown OaklandResponded July 22, 2018

Thank you for taking the time to complete our survey. We sincerely apologize for the parking situation, but it is a temporary issue that will be remedied in a short time.

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Hotel is within walking distance to the Oakland Convention Center, BART Station, 8 miles from the Oracle Arena & Oakland Coliseum, City Hall, Federal Building, Alameda County Court House. 8 miles from More Oakland International Airport (Take Bart from Airport to Hotel). Take Bart from Hotel to San Francisco.We have added parking, overnight rate $15. Less
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Hotel Amenities
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Room Service
Air Conditioning
Business Centre with Internet Access
Golf Course
Meeting Rooms
Multilingual Staff
Non-Smoking Hotel
Tennis Court
Wheelchair Access
Free Parking
Breakfast included
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Non-Smoking Rooms, Suites, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Suites, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
Number of rooms
Price range
US$129 - US$193 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Clarion Hotel-Downtown Oakland Hotel Oakland
United States > California > Oakland
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Non-Smoking Rooms, Suites, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
Number of rooms
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US$129 - US$193 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Clarion Hotel-Downtown Oakland Hotel Oakland
United States > California > Oakland
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Room & Suite (181)
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January 1, 2019|
Response from John W | Reviewed this property |
I walked around in the evening. It was OK, some street people but no threatening vibe.
Vanessa B
August 10, 2016|
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Response from edseeger | Reviewed this property |
I do not recall a microwave in the room we stayed in. The room was somewhat small and there may not have been a proper spot to place one. Whether any of Clarion's guest rooms contain microwaves, I'd ask front desk personnel.
February 12, 2015|
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Response from Barzin20 |
Don't listen to Dumb people who don't know anything about Oakland. There are many good restaurants in Downtown Oakland. first of all you are next to China town. there are lots of good, cheap asian food right there. There... More
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"I only stayed one night and there was no view from my window except the adjacent building"
Jul. 20, 2018
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"Ask for a corner room"
Sep. 21, 2017
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"Back from the street would be quieter but the street didn't seems as noisy or busy as some reviews made..."
Aug. 8, 2017
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"Horrible booking policies"
Jul. 13, 2017
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