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The Washington Inn

495 10th St, Oakland, CA 94607
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Ranked #16 of 48 Hotels in Oakland
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4 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
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3.5 of 5 stars
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We liked this cosy hotel. It was nice and clean. Maybe a bit small, but size was good enough for us. The staff was nice, but the taxi they ordered for us was a bit doubtful. The car didn't feel very safe and we didn't get a receipt. The girl in the reception got some money from the chauffeur for... More 

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Saint Louis, Missouri
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 13, 2015

I stay at this hotel when I want some time to de-compress and for a break to relax and renew. The place is quiet, well-run, clean and pleasant. It appears to be a rather old hotel which has been completely renovated. The staff is cordial, helpful and always good-humored. The location is just off Broadway between Chinatown and Old Oakland,... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 16, 2015

We stayed for two nights and we're happy at the hotel. The complimentary continental breakfast gave us a good start on our day. The hotel had super friendly staff, good location close the BART station and a few nice restaurants and cool bars. Don't miss Miss Ollie's just around the corner! The building itself is old, but the rooms were... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 5, 2015

All hotels were booked in SF because of a JP Morgan convention or something, so I ended up staying here for a business trip. As others have said, this is an older property. If you are looking for a luxury hotel with a bunch of amenities, look elsewhere. The rooms are pretty small, but not too small. The sink was... More 

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Bozeman, Montana
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed January 31, 2015

Front desk guy at night was obviously having a hard time caring. had to have the room key fixed twice. the tv broken. no AC. there was a big party (wedding?) downstairs, complete with DJ and yelling drunks on the street. curtains do not block out the streetlights completely. the door doesnt block out completely the light from the hallway.... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 26, 2015

we stayed here for a couple of nights. I love the old atmosphere (really cool elevator). The rooms are a bit small but good enough. There's a great pub next door thar brews their own really tasty beer, so that was nice too. Walking distance from China Town and a clean and safe neighborhood. I always felt save also at... More 

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Los Angeles, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 28, 2014

The Washington Inn is very convenient place to stay. It's around corner from Oakland bart station and all hip restaurants and bars are around. So if you are looking for handy place to stay and night out, this is your place. Also staffs are very friendly and helpful. Especially, the manager, Carols is an extremely nice guy. He knows what... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 27, 2014 via mobile

This out second time staying at the Washington Inn. We really like this Hotel. The rooms are a little small but they are clean and very cute. The staff is always willing to help. I would recommend this hotel to all my friends.

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed December 10, 2014 via mobile

Major points for the location of this hotel. It is 2 blocks from The 12th Street Bart Station, and the neighborhood is convenient to restaurants, a Chase Bank and a Walgreens (I forgot my toothpaste). The room was small, but since I was here for one night, not a negative. The room was clean, but the bathroom smelled like bleach.... More 

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Anchorage, Alaska
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 19, 2014

Older building which has been renovated; across the street from Convention Center and Marriott City Center. Grocery store on corner and multiple restaurants in walking distance. Neighborhood gets sketchy pretty quickly; passed a lady who was with police one block away after window broken out of car and contents stolen. Hotel has no on-sight parking, but can park across the... More 

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