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“Great choice in the bay area!” 5 of 5 stars
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Hampton Inn & Suites Oakland Airport
2.5 of 5 Hotel   |   1700 Harbor Bay Parkway, Alameda, CA 94502   |  
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Ranked #1 of 8 Hotels in Alameda
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Greenville, Texas, United States
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“Great choice in the bay area!”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 23, 2013

This is a regular ol' Hampton Inn — clean and predictable — but I love it for several reasons:

1. It's priced (at least when we stayed there) like a regular ol' Hampton Inn. There was no giant markup like you find at a lot of bay area hotels.

2. It's close to the Oakland airport for convenience, but it's not in Oakland itself. It's in a very nice, office-park-like setting with manicured lawns and virtually no pedestrians. Alameda seems like a safe, quiet area, unlike most of Oakland.

We rented a car, but if you want to take public transit there's a free hotel shuttle that will take you to the airport, where you can connect to BART and zip over to SF pretty quickly.

  • Stayed September 2013, traveled as a couple
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Location
    • 5 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 4 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 5 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 4 of 5 stars Service
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Bhotels, Director of Operations at Hampton Inn & Suites Oakland Airport, responded to this review, November 4, 2013
Dear Guest,

You described beautifully the best reasons for staying at our hotel: quiet and park-like setting, excellent value for the money, easy shuttle service, convenient location, clean and comfortable. We appreciate your generous compliments.

Your business is important to us, thank you.

Sincerely,
Dhruv Patel
Director of Operations
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  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 19, 2013

We thoroughly enjoyed our stay. Great room with a view of the bay, good service, good breakfast room, and very quiet, even though it is at the end of the runway. 5 panes of glass in the windows. Didn't hear a thing.

  • Stayed October 2013, traveled with family
    • 4 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Location
    • 5 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 5 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 5 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 5 of 5 stars Service

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Bhotels, Director of Operations at Hampton Inn & Suites Oakland Airport, responded to this review, November 4, 2013
Dear Mike,

Thank you so much for your rave review of our hotel. You noticed the quiet serenity of the guest rooms, many guests are pleasantly surprised by the excellent soundproofing we have. The beautiful view of the bay is also an unexpected treat for our guests.


We appreciate your business and hope that you can visit us again soon.

Sincerely,
Dhruv Patel
Director of Operations
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Los Angeles, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 12, 2013

This is a normal Hampton Inn hotel with usual excellent service and quality amenities. What makes it stand out from other Hampton Inns is the location, quiet and peaceful, very close to Alameda's Park street with variety of great resturants. Very accessible to freeway and airport (Oakland) yet you'll hardly notice the airplane noise.

  • Stayed October 2013, traveled with family
    • 4 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Location
    • 5 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 4 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 5 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 5 of 5 stars Service

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Bhotels, Director of Operations at Hampton Inn & Suites Oakland Airport, responded to this review, November 4, 2013
Dear Antonio,

We think that our serene setting by the bay, with easy access to the Oakland airport and the wide variety of dining choices in Alameda is the perfect combination for travelers. Thank you for commenting on this in your five star review of our hotel.

We are grateful that you chose the Hampton Inn & Suites Oakland Airport-Alameda for your visit to the Bay Area. I hope you can visit us again.

Sincerely,
Dhruv Patel
Director of Operations
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 11, 2013

Very handy for Oakland airport but once in the room we wouldn't have had any idea that there was a runway round the other side of the hotel... in fact we heard more noise from the television in the room next door. Breakfast was the standard (excellent) Hampton Inns offering in a comfy and spacious room. The room had wired and wireless Internet so there's a bit more security if you need it and my portable £13 wifi router worked fine.

  • Stayed September 2013, traveled as a couple
    • 4 of 5 stars Value
    • 4 of 5 stars Location
    • 4 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 4 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 4 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 4 of 5 stars Service
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Bhotels, Director of Operations at Hampton Inn & Suites Oakland Airport, responded to this review, November 4, 2013
Dear John,

Your observation about the lack of airport noise in your room, despite the close proximity to the airport is one that we often hear. I am glad that you enjoyed the complimentary breakfast and the ambiance. The security of the internet access is a popular feature that many guests appreciate, it was nice of you to notice.

Your business is important to us, thanks again.

Sincerely,
Dhruv Patel
Director of Operations
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Prescott, Arizona
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 5, 2013

Just minutes from Oakland Airport, free shuttle was very prompt. Rooms very spacious, quiet and relaxing after long flight. Staff very helpful, and will upgrade Hilton Honors members if they can. Shuttle is on demand, no need to reserve time or be there at a certain time.

  • Stayed October 2013, traveled on business
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Location
    • 5 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 5 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 5 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 5 of 5 stars Service

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Bhotels, Director of Operations at Hampton Inn & Suites Oakland Airport, responded to this review, October 14, 2013
Dear Guest,

Your description of your experience at our hotel certainly tells a great story. A quick shuttle from the airport, big, clean room and relaxation after a long flight. It is our goal to provide our guests some needed rejuvenation during their travels. From your review, it sounds like we have succeeded.

We are grateful for your business, I hope we can be of service again.

Sincerely,
Dhruv Patel
Director of Operations
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cameron park, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 4, 2013

great place to stay, staff ,value,safety and clean! I was looking for a place near Oakland but not in Oakland with a reasonable price point. Location was a little off the beaten path but my family actual enjoyed the quiet even though we were near the airport noise was not an issue. went for a great 3 mile walk on the trail nearby and had an excellent breakfast.

  • Stayed September 2013, traveled with family
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Location
    • 5 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 5 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 5 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 5 of 5 stars Service

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Bhotels, Director of Operations at Hampton Inn & Suites Oakland Airport, responded to this review, October 14, 2013
Dear Alejandro,

What a wonderful review of our hotel! It sounds like you had an enjoyable stay, taking advantage of our nearby trail for a three mile walk and topping it off with a tasty breakfast. Many of our guests are pleasantly surprised as you were to find a quiet, safe hotel that is still accessible to the Oakland airport.

Thank you for choosing our hotel for your visit to the Bay Area!

Sincerely,
Dhruv Patel
Director of Operations
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 1, 2013

Nice facility, clean room and overall accommodations. Ok value for room rate/location. On site manager I encountered could use some customer service training - was not empowered to, or refused to resolve an issue created by a mistake made by the Hilton Reservations line. Instead made me spend an hour and a half on various 800#'s trying to resolve.

  • Stayed September 2013, traveled on business
    • 3 of 5 stars Value
    • 3 of 5 stars Location
    • 5 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 5 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 5 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 5 of 5 stars Service

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Bhotels, Manager at Hampton Inn & Suites Oakland Airport, responded to this review, October 3, 2013
Dear Traveler,

I am pleased that you enjoyed your accommodations, and the fact that you appreciated the cleanliness of your room. I am sorry that you experienced some frustration during check-in, as it seems that the Hilton Reservations line made a mistake with your reservation. While we always do our best to correct such issues when we encounter them, some reservations that we receive are non-alterable – in these circumstances, we do our utmost to connect the guest with the department that can best assist them. And while an appropriate solution was eventually reached due the unique circumstances, I do apologize that it took so long to do so.

We appreciated your comments, and we do hope that you will consider staying with us again.

Andre Rook
Assistant General Manager
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Address: 1700 Harbor Bay Parkway, Alameda, CA 94502
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Location: United States > California > Alameda
Amenities:
Business Center with Internet Access Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( Wi-Fi ) Free Parking Shuttle Bus service Suites Swimming Pool Wheelchair access Airport Transportation
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Ranked #1 of 8 Hotels in Alameda
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Hampton Inn & Suites Oakland Airport 2.5*
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