MOTEL 6 OAKLAND EMBARCADERO

1801 Embarcadero, Oakland, CA 94606 US
2.0 Star property
37.78487 -122.24401
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3.0/ 5

Based on 55 guest reviews

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  • Pet friendly hotel
  • Check-in: 3 PM

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Summary of Verified Reviews

Summary of 338 verified reviews

71
Fair

Fair budget hotel. Close to restaurants and bars with nearby parking areas. Excellent vibe with professional service. New rooms.

“Free wifi” “Great seafood restaurant”

Good Overall Ranking Top 41% in city
Good Budget Hotel Top 29% in city
Best Food In City
Best Vibe In City

Good to know

  • Great view

    “Awesome sunset views” “Beautiful bay view”

  • Clean hotel facilities

  • Poor bathroom

    “Bath towels are small” “No water pressure”

  • Poor beds

    “No cushion” “Beds rather small”

Review highlights

Food

100/100
13 reviews

Delicious food.

“Great seafood restaurant” “Great dinners” “Decent food”

Location

92/100
75 reviews

Great location and easy parking. Central location near excursions, sightseeing, restaurants, and bars.

“Close to the harbor” “Quiet neighborhood” “Near bus stops”

Vibe

85/100
22 reviews

Awesome vibe. Modern Hotel. Friendly atmosphere. Fine for a budget trip.

“New flatscreen TV” “New room”

Service

80/100
91 reviews

Efficient, friendly service with a nice reception.

“Staff was friendly” “Lots of security cameras” “Quick trip”

Breakfast

67/100
5 reviews

Breakfast is average.

Room

52/100
149 reviews

Average sized rooms. Filthy bathrooms, and terrible beds and furniture. Dilapidated rooms with bad minibars and kitchenettes. Modern rooms with excellent views.

“New flatscreen TV” “No refrigerator or microwave” “Air conditioner didn't work”

WiFi

33/100
20 reviews

Poor, over-priced WiFi.

“Don't have Internet access” “No wi-fi” “Internet didn't work”

Ranked top 55% by families, with a score of 68

Good to know

  • Clean hotel facilities

  • Awesome vibe

    “New flatscreen TV” “New room”

  • Poor bathroom

    “Bath towels are small” “No water pressure”

  • Friendly service

    “Attentive staff” “Staff were helpful”

Review highlights

Location

94/100
13 reviews

Great location.

“Close to the harbor” “Quiet neighborhood” “Near bus stops”

Vibe

85/100
6 reviews

Awesome vibe.

“New flatscreen TV” “New room”

Service

82/100
18 reviews

Friendly service.

“Staff was friendly” “Lots of security cameras” “Quick trip”

Cleanliness

66/100
19 reviews

Room cleanliness is acceptable. Clean hotel facilities.

“Sheets clean” “Clean linen” “First room stunk”

Room

50/100
32 reviews

Poorly-maintained rooms, unpleasant bathrooms, and bad beds. Rooms amply-sized and moderately tidy with excellent views.

“No refrigerator or microwave” “Air conditioner didn't work” “Paper thin walls”

Ranked top 38% by couples, with a score of 77

Good to know

  • Professional service

    “Quick trip” “Quick place to stay”

  • Great reception

  • Bad internet service

    “Don't have Internet access” “No wi-fi”

  • Great view

    “Awesome sunset views” “Beautiful bay view”

Review highlights

Location

90/100
11 reviews

Great location.

“Close to the harbor” “Quiet neighborhood” “Near bus stops”

Service

78/100
19 reviews

Efficient, friendly service with a nice reception.

“Staff was friendly” “Lots of security cameras” “Quick trip”

Value

66/100
5 reviews

Fairly good value for money.

“Paying for two nights” “Good value for money” “Free parking”

Room

53/100
30 reviews

Decent rooms with great views. Beds and bathrooms not up to standard.

“New flatscreen TV” “No refrigerator or microwave” “Air conditioner didn't work”

WiFi

28/100
4 reviews

Bad internet service.

“Don't have Internet access” “No wi-fi” “Internet didn't work”

Ranked top 34% by business travelers, with a score of 70

Good to know

  • Poor beds

    “No cushion” “Beds rather small”

  • Friendly service

    “Attentive staff” “Staff were helpful”

  • Fantastic service

    “Staff was friendly” “Lots of security cameras”

  • Great location

    “Close to the harbor” “Quiet neighborhood”

Review highlights

Location

92/100
10 reviews

Great location.

“Close to the harbor” “Quiet neighborhood” “Near bus stops”

Service

78/100
9 reviews

Friendly service.

“Staff was friendly” “Lots of security cameras” “Quick trip”

Value

72/100
5 reviews

Best value for money.

“Affordable price” “Cheap hotels” “Free wifi”

Room

58/100
16 reviews

Typical rooms, but substandard beds. Views are great and rooms are clean.

“New flatscreen TV” “No refrigerator or microwave” “No coffee maker”

Comfort

57/100
10 reviews

Fairly comfortable and quiet hotel, but beds are poor.

“Neighborhood quiet” “Sheets clean” “Clean linen”

Ranked top 62% by solo travelers, with a score of 73

Good to know

  • Great location

    “Close to the harbor” “Quiet neighborhood”

Review highlights

Location

91/100
6 reviews

Great location.

“Close to the harbor” “Quiet neighborhood” “Near bus stops”

Room

50/100
8 reviews

Room is not nice.

“No refrigerator or microwave” “Air conditioner didn't work” “Paper thin walls”

Good to know

  • Internet is expensive

    “No free wifi” “Paying for wifi”

  • Great view

    “Awesome sunset views” “Beautiful bay view”

  • Friendly service

    “Attentive staff” “Staff were helpful”

  • Clean hotel facilities

Review highlights

Food

100/100
11 reviews

Delicious food.

“Great seafood restaurant” “Great dinners” “Decent food”

Location

93/100
65 reviews

Great location and easy parking. Central location near excursions, sightseeing, restaurants, and bars.

“Close to the harbor” “Quiet neighborhood” “Near bus stops”

Vibe

83/100
19 reviews

Awesome vibe. Modern Hotel.

“New flatscreen TV” “New room”

Service

82/100
83 reviews

Efficient, friendly service with a nice reception.

“Staff was friendly” “Lots of security cameras” “Quick trip”

Value

70/100
43 reviews

Best value for money. Internet is expensive.

“Affordable price” “Cheap hotels” “Free wifi”

Room

52/100
135 reviews

Rooms are decently sized and clean enough, but bathrooms are unacceptable. Beds, furniture and kitchenette are below average. Modern rooms with excellent views. Room need better maintenance, and minibars are not great.

“New flatscreen TV” “No refrigerator or microwave” “No coffee maker”

WiFi

33/100
20 reviews

Poor, over-priced WiFi.

“Don't have Internet access” “No wi-fi” “Internet didn't work”

Ranked top 51% by families, with a score of 71

Good to know

  • Clean hotel facilities

  • Awesome vibe

    “New flatscreen TV” “New room”

  • Poor bathroom

    “Bath towels are small” “No water pressure”

  • Friendly service

    “Attentive staff” “Staff were helpful”

Review highlights

Location

93/100
11 reviews

Great location.

“Close to the harbor” “Quiet neighborhood” “Near bus stops”

Vibe

85/100
5 reviews

Awesome vibe.

“New flatscreen TV” “New room”

Service

81/100
16 reviews

Friendly service.

“Staff was friendly” “Lots of security cameras” “Quick trip”

Cleanliness

66/100
17 reviews

Room cleanliness is acceptable. Clean hotel facilities.

“Clean safe” “Sheets clean” “Clean linen”

Room

50/100
29 reviews

Poorly-maintained rooms, unpleasant bathrooms, and bad beds. Rooms amply-sized and moderately tidy with excellent views.

“No refrigerator or microwave” “Air conditioner didn't work” “Paper thin walls”

Ranked top 52% by business travelers, with a score of 69

Good to know

  • Best value for money

    “Affordable price” “Cheap hotels”

  • Poor beds

    “No cushion” “Beds rather small”

  • Friendly service

    “Attentive staff” “Staff were helpful”

  • Fantastic service

    “Staff was friendly” “Lots of security cameras”

Review highlights

Location

92/100
10 reviews

Great location.

“Close to the harbor” “Quiet neighborhood” “Near bus stops”

Service

78/100
9 reviews

Friendly service.

“Staff was friendly” “Lots of security cameras” “Quick trip”

Value

72/100
5 reviews

Best value for money.

“Affordable price” “Cheap hotels” “Free wifi”

Room

58/100
16 reviews

Typical rooms, but substandard beds. Views are great and rooms are clean.

“New flatscreen TV” “AC was not working” “No refrigerator or microwave”

Comfort

57/100
10 reviews

Fairly comfortable and quiet hotel, but beds are poor.

“Quiet neighborhood” “Sheets clean” “Clean linen”

Ranked top 30% by couples, with a score of 83

Good to know

  • Professional service

    “Quick trip” “Quick place to stay”

  • Great reception

  • Bad internet service

    “Don't have Internet access” “No wi-fi”

  • Great view

    “Awesome sunset views” “Beautiful bay view”

Review highlights

Location

90/100
11 reviews

Great location.

“Close to the harbor” “Quiet neighborhood” “Near bus stops”

Service

80/100
15 reviews

Efficient, friendly service with a nice reception.

“Staff was friendly” “Lots of security cameras” “Quick trip”

Value

64/100
4 reviews

Fairly good value for money.

“Cheap hotels” “Good value for money” “Free parking”

Room

53/100
25 reviews

Decent rooms with great views. Beds and bathrooms not up to standard.

“New flatscreen TV” “No refrigerator or microwave” “Air conditioner didn't work”

WiFi

28/100
4 reviews

Bad internet service.

“Don't have Internet access” “No wi-fi” “Internet didn't work”

Ranked top 67% by solo travelers, with a score of 71

Good to know

  • Great location

    “Close to the harbor” “Quiet neighborhood”

Review highlights

Location

93/100
4 reviews

Great location.

“Close to the harbor” “Quiet neighborhood” “Near bus stops”

Room

50/100
8 reviews

Room is not nice.

“No refrigerator or microwave” “Air conditioner didn't work” “Paper thin walls”

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Customer Reviews of Motel 6 Oakland Embarcadero

3.0 out of 5. Based on 55 guest reviews , Average

Property Description

Property Location
With a stay at Motel 6 Oakland - Embarcadero in Oakland, you'll be convenient to Frank Bette Center for the Arts and Oakland Museum of California. This motel is within close proximity of Kaiser Convention Center and Alameda Museum.

Rooms
Make yourself at home in one of the 97 air-conditioned guestrooms. Wireless Internet access (surcharge) keeps you connected, and cable programming is available for your entertainment. Housekeeping is provided daily, and both microwaves and refrigerators are available on request.

Rec, Spa, Premium Amenities
Enjoy the recreation opportunities such as a spa tub or make use of other amenities including wireless Internet access (surcharge).

Business, Other Amenities
Featured amenities include a 24-hour front desk and coffee/tea in the lobby. Free self parking is available onsite.

Amenities / Features

  • Access via exterior corridors
  • Air conditioning
  • Cable TV service
  • Climate control
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Free local calls
  • Free toiletries
  • Microwave (on request)
  • Premium TV channels
  • Private bathroom
  • Refrigerator (on request)
  • Television
  • WiFi (surcharge)

About Motel 6

  • Economy hotel brand and the largest in the US and Canada
  • Pets are welcome
  • Free daily morning coffee, expanded cable, and free local phone calls
  • Each guestroom comes with a full kitchen with a microwave, refrigerator, coffee maker, stovetop, and cooking utensils
  • Guest laundry service
  • Unlimited Wi-Fi for $4.95

The Motel 6 highlights above are subject to change without notice.

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