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The Washington Inn

3.0 of 5 Hotel   |   495 10th St, Oakland, CA 94607
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Ranked #20 of 48 hotels in Oakland
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 1 week ago
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3.5 of 5 stars
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Los Angeles, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We book a room at The Washington for the weekend. This hotel has lots of charm. Rooms are clean and the staff is excellent. They made feel very welcome. The hotel is in a great location. I will stay here when am in Oakland.

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Ridgewood, NJ
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14 hotel reviews
65 helpful votes 65 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

There are only a few places to stay in the center of Oakland and we decided to try the Washington Inn which is across the street from the Oakland Convention Center. It is in the downtown district is a hotel from the early 1900's. It is four stories and has the charm of the bygone era. You walk into the... More

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Nevada City, California
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 9, 2014 via mobile

I decided to stay at The Washington Inn because it looked cute, with good linens and it was an independent hotel for a decent price. The website also made it look nice. This was probably my worst experience staying in a hotel! Inside the room were motion sensor lights with no off switch. Every time I moved when I was... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 6, 2014

The hotel is a 101 year old building, it's clean, well maintained and the staff was nice to talk with. I had a conference at the Marriott so I was gone most of the time however when in the room, I was able to open my window and listen to the city. The room was clean and updated. Had a... More

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 2, 2014

My room overlooked Washington Street which is very noisy until after 2AM due to the club next door. Windows are old so it's very noisy. While being kept up from the noise I couldn't even get relief from watching tv because the cable was horrific. The tv got only a few channels and the reception was very fuzzy.

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Oakland CA
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38 reviews 38 reviews
7 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 28, 2014

This place is a gem set in old Oakland down the street from Smart & Final across from the imposing Oakland Convention Center and hotel. Down the way from my favorite Oakland Restaurant 817 run by my neighbors Scott and Emily. The food at 817 is always a treat and the coffee drinks are legendary. On Farmers' Market Day you... More

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Freeport, Grand Bahama Island
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27 reviews 27 reviews
6 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 1, 2014

Stayed at this hotel years ago and loved it. It needs a facelift and that's too bad because it has great potential. Great location and great bones as a small "boutique" hotel but needs major work in the common areas. Carpet is dirty, walls need paint and get on the elevator at your own risk. The staff was nice enough,... More

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Seattle, Washington
2 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 26, 2013

We stayed here in early December. the hotel is clean and really good deal. We stayed in a regular queen room. room was clean and well maintain. They offer a continental breakfast, which was enough for the start of the day. Staff was helpful and friendly. Next rime am in Oakland we will stay here.

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Forestville, Maryland, USA
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54 reviews 54 reviews
50 hotel reviews
94 helpful votes 94 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 15, 2013

My company made RSVP @ this hotel. I had to cancel because I made other plans. They still charged it but took the time to professionally explain to me how the mistake happened and sent me a confirmation of the credit. Thanks Thomas. HOWEVER, while I was there inquiring about why my card was charged although i cancelled. I noticed... More

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Burlington, Vermont
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10 reviews 10 reviews
4 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed November 14, 2013

Absolutely awful. Was here on business and the Marriott was booked. This place was sketchy. There was blood on my comforter, you could feel every spring in the mattress, and it was odd that there were no sinks in the bathroom-there was one next to my bed. There is no on-site gym, as they advertise. I was told at check-in... More

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Also Known As:
The Washington Hotel Oakland
Washington Hotel Oakland
The Washington Hotel
Address: 495 10th St, Oakland, CA 94607
Location: United States > California > Oakland
Bar / Lounge Business Center with Internet Access Restaurant Room Service Wheelchair access
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Ranked #20 of 48 hotels in Oakland
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:3 star — The Washington Inn 3*
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