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Motel 6 Oakland-Embarcadero

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Motel 6 Oakland - Embarcadero is located at I-880/Nimitz Freeway and within a mile of the Port of Oakland Marina. California's beaches are 4 miles away. Relax in our hot tub. Guest rooms are 100% non-smoking and Wi-Fi is available for a fee.
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Property amenities
Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Free Parking
Wheelchair Access
Pool
Paid Wifi
Paid Internet
Hot Tub
Room features
Non-Smoking Rooms
Air Conditioning
Family Rooms
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Hidden Gems
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HOTEL CLASS
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Full view
49Car recommended
Grade: 49 out of 100
49Restaurantswithin 0.5 km
1Attractionwithin 0.5 km
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1801 Embarcadero I-880/Nimitz Freeway at 16th & 23rd Avenues, Oakland, CA 94606-5224
Getting there
Metropolitan Oakland Intl Airport7 km
SFO Intl Airport22 km
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I don't understand some other, critical, negative reviews here. They don't match my experience. I liked my stay here so much that I'm back again. Yes, this is a motel and it's a great deal at the price. Yes, the little soap bars are a...More

Date of stay: December 2018
Thank dzynwurx
Reviewed 24 August 2018 via mobile

I stayed here since I could not find any local hotel that would give government per diem rate. It was not bad. Clean, Air conditioning worked, good cable, fair internet. Don't forget it is a Motel 6 so you shouldn't set your expectations too high....More

Date of stay: August 2018
Thank Nick G
Reviewed 19 May 2018 via mobile

We thought we would cheap it out given the high hotel costs in the area. We chose the cheap route to save $100 per night. 6 provides the bear minimum. The room smelled too clean as in someone sprinkled and sprayed cleaner to mask not...More

Date of stay: May 2018
1  Thank JamesA1987
Response from 6Team, Brand Experience Team at Motel 6 Oakland-EmbarcaderoResponded 24 May 2018

James, Thank you for sharing your review. We are committed to delivering a clean, comfortable room and apologize for any failure in carrying on the commitment during your recent stay. We strive to provide a comfortable night's rest and are disappointed your stay was unsatisfactory...More

Reviewed 12 February 2018

It's cheap, good last minute place to stay, and staff members were nice! Location wise, it's not close to any good restaurants, but Oracle and the Oakland airport are close by. Good for people traveling on a very frugal budget, if you're in town for...More

Date of stay: May 2017
Thank 5wonderwoman15
Reviewed 8 January 2018

Starting with customer service: the person on the counter was not available, and when she showed up, she was really cold, like she was doing me a favor. I paid a whooping $145 for a non-smoking room that smells like an ash tray. Now you...More

Date of stay: January 2018
Thank oBrasileiro
Response from 6Team, Guest Relations Manager at Motel 6 Oakland-EmbarcaderoResponded 25 January 2018

Dear Guest, Thank you for sharing your review. We are sorry to hear about the inconvenience you experienced with the water pressure during your stay. Please know the conditions you describe are atypical to Motel 6 standards for quality and we apologize for the dissatisfaction...More

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"Get a room facing the parking lot, the rooms with a view of the "Marina" are sketchy at night."
5wonderwoman15
11 Feb. 2018
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"Pick the hotel next door."
oBrasileiro
7 Jan. 2018
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"When booking request a room in the back or on the dock side for a great view"
992amandaj
22 Aug. 2016
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"Away from parties!"
KenandDoug
10 Dec. 2015
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PRICE RANGE
USD 115 - USD 155 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
ALSO KNOWN AS
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United StatesCaliforniaOakland
NUMBER OF ROOMS
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