Fodor's Expert Review Best Western Plus Bayside Hotel

1717 Embarcadero, off I–880, at 16th St. exit, Oakland, California, 94606, USA

Sandwiched between the serene Oakland Estuary and an eight-lane freeway, this all-suites property has handsome accommodations with balconies or patios, many overlooking the water. The suites, which vary in size, have coffeemakers, refrigerators, microwaves, flat-screen TVs, free Wi-Fi, sitting areas, and good-size desks; spacious bathrooms have oversize spa bathtubs and separate showers. Guests enjoy access to the swimming pool and hot tub at the Executive Inn, a sister property next door.

PROS

  • attractive, budget-conscious choice
  • free parking
  • free shuttle to and from airport, Jack London Square, and downtown locations

CONS

  • few shops or restaurants in walking distance
  • freeway-side rooms can be loud
  • some rooms have no views or patios/balconies

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HOTEL INFO

Phones: 510-356–2450

HOTEL DETAILS

81 rooms
Rate Includes: Breakfast

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