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Americas Best Value Inn - Oakland / Lake Merritt

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122 E 12th St, Oakland, CA 94606-2230 See on map
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Non-Smoking Rooms
Pool
Restaurant
2 Star accommodation
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Tammy gave great service at the front desk. Was very respectful and gave great advice on nearby restaurants. Room service was really polite and all services where on time. I recommend the visit whenever around the lake

Date of stay: December 2018
Thank Manuel H
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I stay here often and I never have a problem and the guest services lq.dies are awesome. The rooms are mostly clean and the rooms always smells freash. To all you ABVI haters you know they have the BEST DEAL IN TOWN!!!☺😂😁

Date of stay: December 2018
Thank Shay G
Reviewed 1 week ago

Have great customer service front desk,it has a great location, breakfast/coffee came along with stay! Awesome room, it had cable and , parking was limited, it didn't have very few place to eat that was close but overall I enjoyed my stay!

Date of stay: November 2018
Thank pmarie71
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Stayed here many times in 2016/2017, but the straw that broke the camel's back was when they started requiring a cash deposit upon check-in. I'm thinking the management was up to funny business, or they got ripped off too many times from bad hotel guests...More

Date of stay: May 2018
Thank JumpStreet1983
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Not knowing the San Francisco area, this hotel popped up as a LOT cheaper than most other motels/hotels in the area. It's in a fairly rough neighbourhood... not the sort of place to wander around after dark... BUT, using it as a base it's very...More

Date of stay: October 2018
Thank danny7147
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About
Hotel class
Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Microwave
Refrigerator in room
Pool
Beachfront
Room Service
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
Number of rooms
72
Price range
US$101 - US$159 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Formerly known as
Economy Inn
Also Known As
Economy Inn Oakland Hotel Oakland
,
Economy Hotel Oakland
Location
United States > California > Oakland
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
Number of rooms
72
Price range
US$101 - US$159 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Formerly known as
Economy Inn
Also Known As
Economy Inn Oakland Hotel Oakland
,
Economy Hotel Oakland
Location
United States > California > Oakland
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Traveller (49)
Room & Suite (35)
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Suford
6 July 2018|
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Response from angelaR5939OI | Reviewed this property |
No elevators there unfortunately. =/ Three levels of rooms at all have a view of the wide parking lot and the street with stairs.
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"Yes, and staff was very friendly."
ratoncito2366
25 Aug 2018
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"smells old"
calba420418
13 Aug 2018
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"Clean the rooms, change all bedding, and clean the showers. "
sdavis196604
6 Aug 2018
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"it has a Little refrigerator and a microwave, "
vporti679715
5 Aug 2018
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