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The Marina Inn on San Francisco Bay

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Detroit, Michigan
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We've never stayed in this area. And staying in San Francisco was out of our budget. I found a good price at this place online. Wow. Were we pleasantly surprised! The marina area is beautiful. Room and staff were great. Even though the airport is close by, it's not super noisy. In fact, we went for a beautiful morning walk... More 

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La Grange, California
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4 reviews
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This hotel was very handy to Oakland airport and offered a free shuttle and a place to leave our car for a few days while we were gone. The staff was exceptionally kind and helpful which made us feel welcome. I would visit this hotel again!

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Winter Springs, Florida
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 145 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This hotel has lovely marina views from the 2nd floor balcony rooms and an adjacent walking path with loaner bikes to ride to Marina Bay park. Two restaurants within walking distance. Horatios provides evening room service, 5-9. You won't need to go out for breakfast as the complimentary Deluxe continental breakfast is excellent. Arrive in time for fresh cookies and... More 

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Thank claireleefl
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The views are beautiful; rooms are spacious and clean💖and the staff make the visit feel and smell like we just got to grandmas with the milk and cookies on the table waiting for us to arrive 😘.they have a wonderful hot breakfast which was ready by 5:30 am, even on a Saturday morning. My husband and I were able to... More 

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Wokingham, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A very welcoming hotel, we stayed twice last month. Loved the location, near to San Francisco but far away from the hustle and bustle to be peaceful. Free shuttle from hotel and then a short BART ride. We borrowed the free bikes to cycle along the Bay via Marina park which is next door to the hotel. Enjoyed the outdoor... More 

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Brisbane, Australia
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5 reviews
Reviewed 25 October 2016 via mobile

This Inn is on the Bay Waterfront and Marina with heaps of good walking tracks. The breakfast has lots of fruit and variety. The hotel staff are friendly and efficient. Cleanliness is five star. Very Highly Recommend. Julie

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Kailua-Kona, Hawaii
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Reviewed 17 October 2016

This was our last night of a 2 week trip to NV and CA. The room was of an adequate size with a queen bed. It was clean and comfortable. New shower and wonderfully thick towels. It is right by the marina. I wish we had a balcony view but still paid about $175 (with taxes)--most expensive room on the... More 

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Reviewed 16 October 2016

Stayed 3 nights. Clean and comfortable room. Good views of the marina from the room balcony. Excellent front desk staff. Easy access to downtown San Francisco by transit train from nearby station (about a 20 mins journey). Free shuttle service provided by the hotel to & from station. Walking distance to nearby restaurants.

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central coast
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Reviewed 12 October 2016

Nothing fancy, but a solid stay. Location is great! Right on the water at the SL Marina, with nice views and close to great walking trails. Only a couple of restaurants close by, but you could make do for a day or two without a car. Close to the Oakland airport, but a world away. Pleasant, calm and quiet. Definitely... More 

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Calbourne, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 8 October 2016

stayed for 3 nights at this lovely location. convenient free shuttle to and from BART station , approx 30 mins on train into san francisco. good breakfast with free cookies and milk in the lobby at 5pm every day. helpful and friendly staff. most rooms have a water view ,but worth paying a bit extra should you need to. Hoatio's... More 

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Breakfast
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Marina Inn on San Francisco Bay is a peaceful waterfront hotel for business or pleasure, offering a full range of resort and conference facilities overlooking a beautiful Marina, adjacent to Monarch Bay Golf Club, and just five minutes from Oakland Airport. Guests enjoy a value unparalleled in the Oakland/San Francisco/Bay Area, with all rates including an array of complimentary amenities and services such as Courtesy Shuttle Service, Deluxe Continental Breakfast, high speed wifi, Free Parking, local calls and much more. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Marina Inn on San Francisco Bay

Address: 68 Monarch Bay Drive, San Leandro, CA 94577
Region: United States > California > San Leandro
Price Range: $188 - $256 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — The Marina Inn on San Francisco Bay 2.5*
Number of rooms: 130
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“A higher floor facing the bay offers the best view.”
 of 5 bubbles BethH848, 12 Nov 2016 | Read review
“2nd floor balcony rooms have a view of marina. Some aircraft activity after sunrise so go prepared with ear plugs if that might bother you.”
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  • many seagulls flew up from the bay at sunrise
 of 5 bubbles claireleefl, 4 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Great view from the rooms overlooking the Marina, but all rooms we have had are good”
 of 5 bubbles GillyatWokingham, 30 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Of course, you should request a room with a bay view”
 of 5 bubbles chuttipen, 12 Oct 2016 | Read review
“room on 2nd or 3rd floor with a marina view”
 of 5 bubbles basilthecat2016, 8 Oct 2016 | Read review
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