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20 Best Cheap Hotels in Oakland

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Rodeway Inn & Suites Near the Coliseum & Arena Slideshow
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#24 of 48 hotels in Oakland
One traveler mentioned "cheap location" when describing this hotel.
  • "Cheap location, fine for a night or Two if you are on a tight budget. Area nothing special, gas station about 6 min walk away but wouldn`t walk there after dark. My room was..."
  • "We were on our 40th anniversary trip where we originally met in San Francisco. Not wanting to pay the inflated SF prices we decided to stay here based on reviews. Our room was upstairs away from the..."
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The Inn at Jack London Square Slideshow
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#12 of 48 hotels in Oakland
One traveler mentioned "discount" when describing this hotel.
  • "AAA discount, spacious and clean rooms. Have stayed here many times and will continue to go there. Shops at Jack London are within walking distance and good restaurants. Beer..."
  • "This is a quaint, older hotel with modest updates, and very friendly service. Usually service is the same everywhere (a forced smile and you're on your way). Not so here. The front desk girl sweetly g..."
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Bay Breeze Inn Oakland Slideshow
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#10 of 48 hotels in Oakland
3 travelers mentioned "budget places" and "budget" when describing this hotel.
  • "With cellphones so common now (and most can serve as an alarm clock) - I find a lot of budget places like Bay Breeze forgoing phones, clocks, alarms, etc in their rooms. More..."
  • "I travel all of the country as a contractor and I can safely say that for the budget I am on, this motel meets and exceed my hopes and expectation for a peaceful, clean and quite..."
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#5 of 48 hotels in Oakland
4 travelers mentioned "affordable hotel" and "affordable" when describing this hotel.
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Holiday Inn Hotel & Suites Oakland Airport Slideshow
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#6 of 48 hotels in Oakland
One traveler mentioned "discount" when describing this hotel.
  • "The hotels around the stadium were not as nice and were around the same price (we got AAA discount). We were pleasantly surprised with this hotel. The location was just down the..."
  • "The Holiday Inn and Suites (not to be confused with its sister property, the Holiday Inn Express located next door) is probably the best hotel near the airport. It's new, modern, clean, and the rooms ..."
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Homewood Suites by Hilton Oakland-Waterfront Slideshow
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#4 of 48 hotels in Oakland
2 travelers mentioned "budget" when describing this hotel.
  • "The only problem was the person who allocates the budget for purchasing for the hotel. On Saturday and Sunday, at breakfast, they kept running out of plates and silverware. Have you..."
  • "Stayed here on business in early September 2013 as my typical Hilton locations were already booked up or had prices outside of my expense budget for this trip. I was pleasantly..."
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Extended Stay America - Oakland - Emeryville Slideshow
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#22 of 48 hotels in Oakland
2 travelers mentioned "affordable place" and "affordable" when describing this hotel.
  • "This is a great, affordable place to have as a home base until you move onto somewhere permanent or if you are visiting friends/relatives and you want to keep costs low (so you can..."
  • "clean. I will definitely stay here again! I recommend this place to all who want to stay somewhere comfortable, convenient and affordable...."
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Clarion Hotel-Downtown Oakland Slideshow
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#21 of 48 hotels in Oakland
2 travelers mentioned "budget" when describing this hotel.
  • "The prices are so low that I would even recommend this to a budget-minded SF traveler - BART is so close, and this is a great place to begin and end your days as a tourist...."
  • "This place posted a four star Trip Advisor rating from 2011 which I question for a budget/value room. The room was OK; The bed was good and clean. The bathroom was OK with modest..."
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#17 of 48 hotels in Oakland
One traveler mentioned "affordable" when describing this hotel.
  • "The hotel is very affordable. I was surprised about how affordable it was. It's decent looking. It's not dirty. It's in a good location if you MUST be in downtown Oakland. It has..."
  • "I've stayed at The Washington Inn four times since March on business trips & I highly recommend it. The staff are all very friendly and quite helpful. The rooms, while small, are all recently renova..."
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Days Hotel Oakland Airport Slideshow
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#18 of 48 hotels in Oakland
2 travelers mentioned "budget" and "budget hotel" when describing this hotel.
  • "However, the nicest thing about this property unlike some of the budget Oakland Airport hotels is that all the rooms open to an inside corridor instead of opening directly to the..."
  • "I was attending a business conference nearby and needed a budget hotel for two nights. Days Hotel had one of the cheapest prices and in summary, Days Hotel is a great place to stay..."
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Econo Lodge Inn & Suites Oakland Airport Slideshow
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#26 of 48 hotels in Oakland
One traveler mentioned "budget" when describing this hotel.
  • "breakfast is good. I have stayed at so called better hotels and the beds suck, so if budget is a must and you want a great bed, stay here...."
  • "This hotel was close to Oakland airport and offers a free shuttle to/from it. It is very convenient if you have an early flight or are just arriving on a late one. However, I would not recommend it fo..."
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#35 of 48 hotels in Oakland
One traveler mentioned "budget motels" when describing this hotel.
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#7 of 48 hotels in Oakland
One traveler mentioned "budget" when describing this hotel.
  • "and the reviews were good and the price was a little high, but within our typical budget. There's nothing wrong with the hotel itself. The room was clean, the service was good..."
  • "Even though the hotel was in an industrial/commercial area it wasn't that bad. We felt safe. We stayed here for an A's game and back to school shopping. Easy to get off/on freeway. They shuttled us to..."
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#32 of 48 hotels in Oakland
One traveler mentioned "budget" when describing this hotel.
  • "It is a boutique Hotel on Budget price. Rooms were neat and trendy. Food was excellent. Good collection of wine. Room service was excellent. Business services were kind of average..."
  • "It is a boutique Hotel on Budget price. Rooms were neat and trendy. Food was excellent. Good collection of wine. Room service was excellent. Business services were kind of average. Location is good...."
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Courtyard by Marriott Oakland Airport Slideshow
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#11 of 48 hotels in Oakland
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  • "I recently stayed with my husband at this hotel for a couple of days for a wedding, and I just had to praise the staffs that were working the day that we stayed here. The front desk was very friendly...."
  • "My hat goes off to the Team at the Courtyard by Marriott, Airport! I was on leisure travel to celebrate both my birthday as well as the Easter Holiday with family and friends. Upon arrival to the ho..."
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Courtyard by Marriott Oakland Downtown Slideshow
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#9 of 48 hotels in Oakland
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  • "We ended up staying in Oakland as the hotels in Downtown SFO where either overpriced or fully booked. Great little hotel just a few steps from the BART station. Stayed with my husband and 2 childr..."
  • "Top notch service from top notch staff, this is the cool place to stay when in the bay!!..."
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Comfort Inn & Suites Oakland Airport Slideshow
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#19 of 48 hotels in Oakland
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  • "It was a very decent stay. Comfortable bed. Clean room and fair service. I read other reviews on this hotel prior to booking my this hotel. I read lots about the neighborhood being unsavory. I disagre..."
  • "We selected this hotel for it's location and price. The room was good sized, and quiet. The bed was comfortable. The continental breakfast had a good variety. The staff is very friendly and went out..."
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Red Lion Hotel Oakland International Airport Slideshow
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#16 of 48 hotels in Oakland
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  • "Hotel staff bends over backward to make the experience a pleasant one! They just do everything under the sun to make it good...."
  • "No complaints here. My whole group liked the rooms. Parking was free. Check-in was painless, and the clerk was very helpful. The rooms looked like they were recently refurbished. I would not hesita..."
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Americas Best Value Inn - Oakland / Lake Merritt Slideshow
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#36 of 48 hotels in Oakland
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  • "we really wanted to give this place a chance and did not expect any luxury but it was still a total disappointment.. never again. even at half the price... pros: the staff was very friendy and pro..."
  • "I'm one of those people who wonder why more people don't visit Oakland. There are world class museums and amazing architecture that visually tells the history of commerce and mid-century modern urban ..."
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#20 of 48 hotels in Oakland
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  • "I stayed at the Imperial Inn during my U.S. vacation in June 2012 and primarily for visiting San Francisco. The location of the hotel is perfect for daily visits to The City by car or BART. The hot..."
  • "My mom and I wanted to find a room close to the Fox Theater for a concert. The Imperial was in a very close location to the venue and, as an added bonus, its vicinity to the Macarthur Bart station was..."
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#30 of 48 hotels in Oakland
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  • "If your just looking for a place to crash before an early flight this hotel is fine. It's nothing great, but it's not bad either. The area isn't the best, but there is a Starbucks on the way to the ..."
  • "Not a bad place to stay IF you're looking to be within walking distance from the Colisseum.... and have reasonably low expectations. We had read all the horrible reviews on TripAdvisor, and were prep..."