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Motel 6 Oakland Airport

8480 Edes Avenue, Oakland, CA 94621
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  • Location
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    2.5 of 5 stars
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    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    2.5 of 5 stars
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Copenhagen, Denmark
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38 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 56 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Stayed here for one night, would not recommend this property unless you really have to, got a room with a bed just big enough for 2 adults, but we were 3 ? Was told everything was sold out, comon we booked a large room big enough for 3, so one of us had to sleep upright on a corner couch... More 

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Kailua, Hawaii
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed April 22, 2015

The rooms were dirty and smelled of smoke. Was told non smoking yet ash trays were in rooms. Mildew around window sills.AC smelled of smoke. Horrible experience will never stay at Motel 6 again! I'm okay with Cheaper properties provided they are clean. I don't need the fancy but this was awful! Rooms were not ready at 4pm!!!

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6Team, Brand Experience Team member at Motel 6 Oakland Airport, responded to this review

Nichol, Thank you for sharing your review. We apologize for any misunderstanding that may have occurred during your recent stay with regard to your reservations and the inconveniences you experienced. Our staff aims to provide the highest level of hospitality to our guests through our customer service, but with your experience we have fallen short and would like to apologize... More 

Chicago
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8 reviews
8 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed February 22, 2015

hotel in bad neighborhood...very overpriced!!! very basic accommodations no coffee machine not even soap or shampoo provided. I highly doubt freshness of the bed sheets....wasn't able to watch any TV - cable tv was damaged producing huge moire and grainy picture. It was impossible to watch at all. Very basic accommodations in shady neighborhood. Think twice doe that price there... More 

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Baltimore, Maryland
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed December 22, 2014

My family stayed here for three nights on the first leg of our CA vacation this September. Maybe it's just because we'd been on a plane for hours and were exhausted but our first impressions weren't exactly stellar. The neighborhood is less than ideal (although very convenient for an A's game) but better than some of Oakland that we later... More 

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Cincinnati, Ohio, United States
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21 reviews
11 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed November 10, 2014

My fiancee and I needed an inexpensive place to stay for 1 night near the airport, so we chose this hotel on a Saturday night. When we entered into the parking lot we were greeted with 2 security guards, and a bunch of people riding through the parking lot in their cars, as well as people hanging outside of their... More 

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6Team, Brand Experience Team member at Motel 6 Oakland Airport, responded to this review

Trina, Thank you for sharing your feedback. We are committed to delivering a clean, comfortable room and apologize for any failure in delivering on the commitment during your recent stay. We strive to provide a comfortable night's rest and we are disappointed your stay was unsatisfactory due to the noise issues you describe. We encourage you to contact our Guest... More 

Sublimity, Oregon
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36 reviews
12 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 21, 2014

Yes the neighborhood is a bit rough looking; but the proximity to O.Co is great as is the price. The upgrades to the lobby and to the rooms was a nice surprise. The staff were pleasant and busied themselves taking care of the guests. Our room (1400) was clean and rooms were ready to check into well before the the... More 

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Birmingham, AL
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21 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 20, 2014

I stayed here four nights and found the experience to be OK. My room (1114) was very clean, the bed comfortable and the area was mostly quite. I found the presence of the security guard to be comforting as this area has some distractions. I stayed here last year on business and because of it's close proximity to the airport... More 

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Oakland, California
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29 reviews
10 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 14, 2014

The room smelt like cigarettes and weed. I hate when that smell gets on your clothes. Overall the staff was very friendly and they do have security. It is convenient spot for the location because its near Bart train.

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6Team, Brand Experience Team member at Motel 6 Oakland Airport, responded to this review

Darrell, Thank you for posting your review. We are committed to delivering a clean, comfortable room and apologize for any failure in following through on that commitment during your recent stay. We do accommodate our smoking guests with assigned smoking rooms and are sorry you experienced dissatisfaction with the concerns you describe. We invite you to contact our Guest Relations... More 

baltimore
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9 reviews
8 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 17, 2014

this motel was perfect. the reviews are not fair. 1-location is perfect. right off the highway. gas station with 7-11 type operation a few blocks away 2-the room was perfect. a perfect simple motel room. 3-parking was fine. 4- there was a pool, but weather was too chilly for me to swim 5- excellent security. we arrived at 1 am... More 

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Sarasota, Florida
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194 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 161 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 14, 2014

I stayed here 08/13/14. The neighborhood is a little rough but not unlike the rest of Oakland. I stay in hotels 300 + nights yearly and this hotel is only good for a nights sleep and get out. If you are traveling with your family DON'T STAY HERE. There are many other places in this area that are family friendly.

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