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Highlander Motel

Overview
  • Excellent22%
  • Very good11%
  • Average0%
  • Poor34%
  • Terrible33%
  • 5 Aug 2016
    “Be aware, they run prostitutes through this hotel.”
  • 26 Jan 2016
    “Good rooms”
3255 Macarthur Blvd, Oakland, CA 94602-3819 See on map
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Air Conditioning
Non-Smoking Hotel
Golf course
2 Star accommodation
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Reviewed 5 August 2016 via mobile

And they come in and go through your things. We would not recommend this place especially if you are traveling with your family. I thought prostitute hotels were illegal? They should at least let you know before you book. There are many other hotels in...More

Thank LoreeAnn
Reviewed 26 January 2016

I stayed at the Highlander for a night and I really liked my room, apparently they rooms there are new. When I got there I was really regretting booking a place there but as soon as I got inside the room I calmed down. The...More

Thank Gabriela G
Reviewed 19 September 2015 via mobile

Wifi didn't work. Had all basic amenities though and for what u pay it really isn't so bad. The family running the joint are really sympathetic and always willing to hear u out. Location is ok also. It's about a 30/45 minute drive to central...More

Thank BennyGrem
Reviewed 5 June 2015

"Highlander Motel Oakland has clean and comfortable rooms with newly remodeled insides. The motel has reasonable rates for the Oakland area. Easy and convenient location with Free Parking. All rooms have Cable TV, Air Conditioning, Fridge and Microwave, Hair Dryer, and Iron and Board." Their...More

3  Thank Susan Y
Reviewed 19 July 2014

To check in, you had to have yourself buzzed in by a not so friendly desk clerk. The room was clean but very shabby. The bed was as hard as a rock, but the TV worked well. The neighborhood was pretty rough, so we left...More

3  Thank weyesowl
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About
Hotel class
Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Air Conditioning
Golf course
Microwave
Non-Smoking Hotel
Refrigerator in room
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
Number of rooms
25
Price range
US$80 - US$134 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Location
United States > California > Oakland
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
Number of rooms
25
Price range
US$80 - US$134 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Location
United States > California > Oakland
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"I'm sure a good room can be found at any one of Oakland's many hotels, just not this one."
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5 Jun 2015
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