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Washington DC, District of Columbia
Reviewed yesterday NEWvia mobile

The rooms are renovated, large, and comfortable. The fitness room is in good shape. The front desk staff is nice. There was only coffee and one cup in the room when I arrived, which is too bad because I tend to like to have a tea option as well...but this isn't a big deal, just merely a note. One downside...

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Washington DC, District of Columbia
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

my organization brought a group of about 20 individuals to the hotel to participate in a week of training. The Hotel was clean and the staff at the front desk were helpful and extremely friendly going above and beyond. they welcomed us back to the hotel at the end of the day and after dinner. Our rooms were comfortable and...

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Jon P, General Manager at Courtyard Oakland Downtown, responded to this review

cheryl b, Thank you so much for the rating "4"! We are very happy your stay was a good one and cannot wait to welcome you back on future visits to the Oakland area! Have a great day, Jon Primm General Manager Oakland Downtown Courtyard

Spokane, Washington
Reviewed 8 February 2017

We checked in around 8PM, we went in our room, it was very hot, the temp was 91*F. We called the front desk and they send a maintenance guy to help us calibrate the AC/heater in room. I guess it was broken. Front desk offered us to change room so we accepted. The room we had is huge, it's a...

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Jon P, General Manager at Courtyard Oakland Downtown, responded to this review

chill c, Thank you for the great rating of "4". We are very happy your stay was a great one. We apologize regarding the A/C, but happy we could perform a room move and that you liked the room. Being in Chinatown, we embrace the Chinese New Year celebration, but your right, the firecrackers in the morning can be loud....

San Jose, CA
Reviewed 25 January 2017

We staying in December for one night so we could see a show at the Paramount Theater. The hotel was clean and their valet parking was amazingly simple. Everyone at the front desk was super nice as were the valets. It was raining that weekend and there were plenty of umbrellas to borrow. We loved walking to our restaurant and...

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Jon P, General Manager at Courtyard Oakland Downtown, responded to this review

maw8, Thank you for the great score! More importantly, thank you for letting us so you our hospitality for the night you stayed with us. Downtown Oakland is a pretty cool spot and we are happy that you enjoyed it. We look forward to welcoming you back on future visits to the Oakland area and excited to show off our...

Chapel Hill, North Carolina
Reviewed 30 December 2016

Wonderful staff - friendly, helpful, and engaging. Housekeeping was superb. Room was quiet, well insulated from street noise and the HVAC system was very quiet. Location was next to China town and only a short Walt to Jack London Square. We will definitely stay at this hotel again when we return to Oakland

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Jon P, General Manager at Courtyard Oakland Downtown, responded to this review

Good day Stephen F and Happy New Year! Thank you for the great rating of "5". We are very happy your stay was a great one and look forward to welcoming you back on future visits to the Oakland area! Jon Primm General Manager Oakland Downtown Courtyard

Newport Beach, California, United States
Reviewed 16 November 2016

Quick work trip, good facility all around. My only complaint and the reason I didn't give 5 stars is that in the room only coffee was offered. I had to go downstairs and pay for tea bags. So if you're a coffee drinker no big deal, but bugged me.

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Jon P, Owner at Courtyard Oakland Downtown, responded to this review

Sara P, Thank you for your feedback. As the new general manager (I started on property November 21st), I am working to reply to all feedback. I can completely understand your frustration with having to come to the front desk or our Bistro for tea, and ask that on future stays with us you can either utilize Marriott's new Mobile...

Bondi, Australia
Reviewed 13 November 2016

I stayed here on Business in Early November for 8 days.Location is quite convenient to downtown and Old Oakland, where there are nice restaurants and bars.. It's a bit of a walk to the Ferry Wharf at Jack London Square, although buses run up Broadway to the ferry and there's a free shuttle. 2 blocks to the BART station and...

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em_be53, Please excuse the delay in reply, your stay was prior to my arrival to the hotel as the new general manager. As I cannot speak for the traffic noise as it is something unfortunately we cannot control, I can say that our hotel is in the middle of a complete room renovation and I would like for you to...

Reviewed 11 November 2016 via mobile

The courtyard in downtown is a decent hotel in a great location. The hotel is one block from the 12th street BART station. Also not far via taxi or car from the airport. The hotel itself could use an update but the rooms are spacious, well kept, and clean. Good for business travelers. The room is good size and contains...

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Los Angeles, California
Reviewed 1 November 2016

I 💘 the rooms. They are very clean. The maid service is wonderful. The security service is terrific. You feel safe. The overall place is home away from home. The furniture was so modern and the colors were just right for each room. I have family there so this is the only place I stay since 2003.

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Reviewed 1 November 2016

Great hotel in downtown Oakland. Everyone was very friendly, Dakisha (front desk) and Tony (valet) especially. Room was clean, quiet and was exactly what we requested. Bistro nice touch for coffee in the morning. Will definitely go back when needed.

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
This Downtown Oakland hotel is nestled between the Old Oakland Historic District and Chinatown just one block from the BART subway to San Francisco. Get to Union Square in San Francisco in just a 12-minute ride. Guests enjoy free internet, spacious rooms, an outdoor heated pool, an onsite fitness center, and an onsite restaurant. The Courtyard Oakland Downtown is perfect for business or leisure travelers and is nearby attractions such as Jack London Square. Additional fees: Self-Parking: 40 USD Valet: 30 USD ... more   less 

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Address: 988 Broadway, Oakland, CA 94607
Region: United States > California > Oakland
Price Range: $205 - $479 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Courtyard Oakland Downtown 3*
Number of rooms: 162
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Also Known As:
Courtyard By Marriott Oakland Downtown Hotel Oakland
Oakland Marriott
Oakland Courtyard
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#10 Business Hotel in Oakland
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“Room by the parking area is quieter than by the street”
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