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Inn at Temescal

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW via mobile

Great service !! Super clean and nice place to stay. Eddie in the front was awesome!thanks !aaksjdjdjdkdkdmdkdkdkdkddmdkdmdmdmdkdjdndndjdhjjjjjnn;nkdkdkdkdkddkdkdmddmdmdmdmdmddmdmdmdmdmddmdmdmdkdkdmdkdkddkdkdkdkdkdkskdkddkskskskdksksksksksnddhhdusisowqoqlqlqlnsndjddkdkdkdldldldldldkdjdjdjdkdkdkslslsksnsnnsnsakkwkwkwkw

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This hotel was clean and the staff was friendly and accommodating. I booked a same-day reservation after another hotel wasn't able to honor my original one. The staff was very kind, making sure I had everything I needed and giving me directions to a good breakfast place. The street was noisy. This hotel has been renovated and included good in-room... More 

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Bhotels, General Manager at Inn at Temescal, responded to this review

BiCoastalCa, Thank you for your great feedback. I'm happy we were able to accommodate your last minute needs! We would love to host you on your next trip to Oakland! -Nick (General Manager) More 

Vashon, Washington
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I enjoy staying here when in Oakland. The location is great, close to freeway and several good eating, drinking establishments. The neighborhood is transitioning and the I@T is right in step with that refresh. Rooms are comfortable, fairly quiet but the best part is my man Nick who holds it all down rock solid.

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Thank James N
Bhotels, General Manager at Inn at Temescal, responded to this review

James, It has been a pleasure hosting you since the Inn opened last year! Thank you for your support and feedback; Oakland and more specifically the Temescal neighborhood are real gems, I'm glad you've been able to take some time out to explore what they have to offer! We'll be looking out for you next time you are in Oakland!... More 

Manchester, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stayed here for 3 nights on our 2 week trip through California, this was our 4th out of 5 hotels. The vicinity is not the best although it is very close to the Bart station to get you into San Francisco in 20 minutes for $7.30 round trip. We did feel nervous walking back to the motel after dark... More 

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Bhotels, General Manager at Inn at Temescal, responded to this review

Northernbelle412, Thank you for your review! Our area is rapidly developing around the centerpiece of Oakland and Bay Area Transit, the MacArthur Bart Station. If you make it back to Oakland I'd encourage you to take a second look at the Temescal Area. We are very close to placing refrigerators in all of our rooms! Also, I will take a... More 

Sacramento, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This little gem is awesome!! The place has been redone from top to bottom and is centrally located. We spent a weekend there while attending a music festival in Oakland. You can walk to a ton of great restaurants. The hotel General Manager is super nice (as is the rest of the staff) and makes sure you have a great... More 

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Bhotels, General Manager at Inn at Temescal, responded to this review

Miekechum, We are so happy that you had a great stay and enjoyed our newly renovated rooms! We'll lookout for you when the festival comes into town next year! -Nick (General Manager) More 

Oakland, California
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

So, I lived in Oakland for 10 years. When I go back to visit, there aren't a lot of hotels to choose from. This one is a rehabbed motel in a very convenient (and kind of loud) location. The rooms are bare bones, but very clean and modern. The front desk was incredibly sweet and helpful. I paid $270 for... More 

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Bhotels, General Manager at Inn at Temescal, responded to this review

Vagabong76, Thanks for your feedback! I'm happy you enjoyed your stay. I will make sure to share your experience with the rest of the team! Thank you -Nick (General Manager) More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Good location if you want to pay less than city center. Close to the bart station(mac arthur). Clean rooms and nice staff. Free parking. There is very nice bagel shop for breakfast. Good for family trip.

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Thank Esat E
Bhotels, General Manager at Inn at Temescal, responded to this review

Esat E, Thanks for taking the time to share your experience. I'm glad to read that our close proximity to MacArthur BART was useful during your stay. We'd love to see you again next time you are in Oakland. Thanks! -Nick (General Manager) More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 12, 2016 via mobile

The only issue we had was the small parking lot and limited spaces, other than that it was a pleasant stay. Walking distance to several places to eat. I will be staying here on my bext visit to Oakland.

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Thank John_W_Alex
Bhotels, General Manager at Inn at Temescal, responded to this review

John_W_Alex, We are happy to hear you had a good stay and had a chance to check out all the great places to eat nearby! We'll see you on your next trip to Oakland! Thanks! -Nick (General Manager) More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 29, 2016 via mobile

Only had one night here, but chose the place based on other reviews and brief research on the neighborhood. Very clean and comfortable room. Quiet on the night I stayed. Great variety of restaurants and places to have a drink/beer within walking distance. Really liked the management (Nick). Great guy who seems to be genuinely committed to making sure the... More 

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Bhotels, General Manager at Inn at Temescal, responded to this review

hlarnold, I'm glad you had a great one night stay and took the opportunity to check out the neighborhood. There are enough dining options nearby to fill multiple trips! Thank you for your recommendation and we'll look out for you next time you are in Oakland! Best -Nk (General Manager) More 

Kitchener, Canada
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 13, 2016

The Good: The rooms are large and nicely outfitted. Plenty of power sockets, desk space and a table and chairs for eating at. The room was clean, bedding spotless, and an abundance of fresh towels. The Staff were brilliant. Friendly and attentive. Little touches like the list of recommended eateries\delivery places make it great for a no hassle experience. Downtown... More 

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Thank MatHO1664
Bhotels, General Manager at Inn at Temescal, responded to this review

Thanks MatHO1664, I appreciate your feedback! I'm glad the rooms and location were satisfactory. First, I want to let you know that we've recently installed new sound-proofing measures on all of our doors and it has really improved the in room sound levels. We will continue to build off of each improvement we make. I look forward to seeing you... More 

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Amenities

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  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Wheelchair access
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Internet
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  • Free Parking
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Just 15 minutes from Downtown San Francisco, Inn at Temescal provides comfortable accommodations in the heart of Oakland's flourishing restaurant scene. Enjoy close proximity near the historic Paramount and Fox Theatres of Oakland, Jack London Square, the Oakland Zoo and UC Berkeley. We're also only two short blocks away from a major BART subway connection point to anywhere in the SF Bay Area and only 1.5 miles away from the Crown Jewel of Oakland, Lake Merritt. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Inn at Temescal

Address: 3720 Telegraph Ave, Oakland, CA 94609-2418 (Formerly Regency Inn Oakland)
Location: United States > California > Oakland
Price Range: $168 - $272 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Inn at Temescal 2*
Number of rooms: 21
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