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Essex, United Kingdom
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9 reviews
7 hotel reviews
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Nice room, bed was large with nice crisp White sheets, we had a ground floor room and nice table and chairs outside to sit on in evening, downside bathroom is very tiny Trains only 5 mins walk straight into San Francisco

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Budapest, Hungary
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5 reviews
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The hotel rooms were ok, although the cleaning could be improved. The manager was not too friendly and was stressful upon welcoming us, but his colleagues were really helpful. As it is near to the BART station, it is low budget solution for visiting Oakland, Berkeley and San Francisco.

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breda the netherlands
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27 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

If you visit San Fransico , you can stay here. only 4 min. away from the metro to SF. very good reception , verry kindly. big rooms especially if you hven 1 kings bed. No Breakfast !! all incl. coffe maker , magnetron, one - point. the frigiator was standing on the groun , why not on a little table... More 

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3 hotel reviews
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Reviewed 13 September 2016 via mobile

We stayed 3 nights and the room was reasonably priced for the area. For staying in Oakland I felt it was in a safer area and the hotel was surrounded by a wall.I had no problems with my vehicle. The staff was friendly and helpful. The room was clean and well maintained. The bathroom was very small, but sometimes that's... More 

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Thank Gigiandgirls
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Reviewed 31 August 2016 via mobile

Good price Great location close to the Wiltern Clean and refurbished Not sure it had an elevator? Staff were very friendly, helpful, and accommodating Colorful,and pretty courtyard No pool :( Older hotel but I loved it

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Thank Jodi R
Stowmarket, United Kingdom
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209 reviews
53 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 85 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 July 2016 via mobile

Arrived to stay here after travelling the coastal starlight. Great room , good size and very comfortable bed. Good wifi as well. Bedroom very clean. Amazing people work here , great welcome early left bags and they were put in the room ready for when we came back. Needed some washing to be done and was given a lift to... More 

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Thank lillypad46
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8 reviews
5 hotel reviews
Reviewed 17 July 2016

I don't understand all the GOOD reviews for this place. This hotel is in a rather dicey section of Oakland. So that even the manager is behind plate glass at the desk and the reception door is always locked. First, if you tell the manager you will arrive around 7PM, if you are even a little late, HE CANCELS YOUR... More 

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Thank Steve B
Otterndorf, Germany
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7 reviews
3 hotel reviews
Reviewed 26 June 2016

Good accomandation for reasonable price .Clean rooms ,friendly staff and close location to everything in Oaklnd . Easy to get to the Bart Station to get to SF center . Also close to Piedmont and Oakland Uptown .You will find in walking distance good local and Korean resturants .I was standing here on long time and get all assistance .

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Thank Wilhelm F
Loire Valley
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8 reviews
5 hotel reviews
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Reviewed 20 April 2016

We were on a budget so chose to stay here rather than in SF itself, as the hotel was advertised as having easy public transport access. This was indeed true - just a few minutes' walk to the BART station which takes you directly to the centre. The staff were very helpful - letting us check in early even though... More 

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Thank loireexpat
Sundsvall
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86 reviews
45 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 71 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 April 2016

A bit worn down and dirty but that's what you get for the price and it's definitely worth it. The location is ok and the staff is nice as well. I wouldn't mind staying here again if I were traveling on a budget.

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  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Free Internet
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Additional Information about Imperial Inn

Address: 490 W Macarthur Blvd, Oakland, CA 94609-2826
Region: United States > California > Oakland
Price Range: £71 - £121 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:1.5 star — Imperial Inn 1.5*
Number of rooms: 20
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“No where really to eat near the hotel unless you like burgers,”
 of 5 bubbles 869clarkie13, 15 Nov 2016 | Read review
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“The rooms that I stayed were all good.”
 of 5 bubbles H7159TOalia, 24 Mar 2016 | Read review
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 of 5 bubbles ottob704, 22 Jul 2015 | Read review
“. Just know that there are 3 floors and no elevator, so if you are in any way handicapped, you need a ground floor room.”
 of 5 bubbles violettaNokomis, 24 Jun 2015 | Read review
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