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    Clarion Hotel-Downtown Oakland

    371 13th St, Between Franklin & Webster, Oakland, CA 94612-2636
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    Reviewed 4 September 2013

    Chose the Clarion because I was attending a meeting at the Oakland Marriott, which was sold out. The hotel was conveniently located just 3 blocks away. Room was tiny...the bed took up the entire room. Room had no desk or drawers. Just a small closet...More

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    Response from ayalnesh C, Manager at Clarion Hotel-Downtown Oakland

    Thank you for taking the time to review us. I'm sorry to hear your stay with us was just okay. We definitely try to do better than that! Besides the size of our rooms, what can we do to improve? I appreciate your feedback and...More

    Reviewed 3 September 2013

    I stayed here for 8 nights to attend a convention at the Moscone Center and take a couple of extra days worth of vacation. My room was okay. A good value for my money, compared with the rates in San Francisco. The only problems I...More

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    Response from ayalnesh C, Manager at Clarion Hotel-Downtown Oakland

    Thank you for choosing to stay with us during your trip to San Francisco. I'm glad to know you thought your room was a good value. We strive to offer our guests clean and comfortable rooms at an affordable price. I hope you keep us...More

    Reviewed 30 August 2013

    I was forced to stay here by my company. So I read the reviews and was concerned. Most did not exaggerate. If you are forced by someone to stay here or need a cheap room, then stay here, but if not find someplace else. The...More

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    Response from ayalnesh C, Manager at Clarion Hotel-Downtown Oakland

    Brad, I'm truly sorry to hear you didn't enjoy your stay with us. We renovated our interior about 4 years ago, so I'm surprised your room appeared so disheveled. We'll be sure to use your feedback to make sure our rooms are more hospitable going...More

    Reviewed 16 July 2013

    Nice helpful people but you are not getting much for your money, or maybe you are only getting what you pay for. The bed is 95% of the room, good thing it's a flat panel TV because I don't know where any other type would...More

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    Response from ayalnesh C, Manager at Clarion Hotel-Downtown Oakland

    I'm sorry to hear you just had an acceptable experience with us. We definitely try to do better than that! Although our interior was recently renovated, our historic building was erected several decades ago. Hotels built back then had smaller rooms, and we do our...More

    Reviewed 15 June 2013

    I stayed at this for an event at Jack London Square. Hotel was a fair price for a decent room. Room small but efficient. Elevator small, but okay. I stayed on 3rd floor so I used the stairs. Two (non related?) on site restaurants, reasonably...More

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    Response from ayalnesh C, Manager at Clarion Hotel-Downtown Oakland

    Hi Gary, Thank you for recommending us on TripAdvisor. I'm glad to know you found your room convenient, comfortable and enjoyable. That's the goal! Hope to see you again the next time you visit the Bay Area! Take care, Ayu, General Manager

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    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Restaurant
    • Room Service
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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    • Business Centre with Internet Access
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    • Air Conditioning
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    • Restaurant
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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    • US$ 124 - US$ 245 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    Vanessa B
    Are microwaves available in the rooms?
    10 August 2016|
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    Response from edseeger | Reviewed this property |
    I do not recall a microwave in the room we stayed in. The room was somewhat small and there may not have been a proper spot to place one. Whether any of Clarion's guest rooms contain microwaves, I'd ask front desk personnel.
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    scotadot
    Are there any good restaurants walkable at night?
    13 February 2015|
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    Response from Zoom_Gotti | Reviewed this property |
    Not really. But I will say that Chinatown is only a few blocks away and, for me, I didn't find the walk dangerous. The streets, however, can appear dark and empty with stragglers hanging out on the street corners. Also, just... More
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    Lebcm
    This hotel is close to the mall ?
    17 January 2015|
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    What is the name of this hotel ?
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    "Bring ear plugs."
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    "get a room with the view to the street"
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    "just do not stay here."
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    "Ask in advance for fridge/microwave."
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