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    Americas Best Value Inn - Oakland / Lake Merritt

    122 E 12th St, Oakland, CA 94606-2230
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    3/9/2017 4/9/2017
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    Overview
    • Excellent9%
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    Breakfast included
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    1 - 5 of 102 reviews

    Reviewed 6 days ago

    Nothing like the pictures. When I arrived I noticed two reserved parking spaces for police, my card was charged as soon as I checked in, room was dirty, gum on the floor, globs of hair everywhere, broken lamp shade, holes in the walls, smelled horrible,...More

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    Reviewed 1 week ago

    Area unsafe at night, room not clean, dont have accessories only soap, super noise at night, the breakfast is a joke not even continental highly disapointed at the property not maintenance properly since its a very old building

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    Reviewed 1 week ago

    This past week a family member went into the hospital in Oakland. When I booked my hotel room in advance of my stay I put in the notes this was the reason for my visit and I would be picking up their dog. Upon arriving...More

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    Thank anonymous202017
    Reviewed 1 week ago

    There are rooms that are connected and the doors and somwhat thin that you can hear the next door room. The blankets some are ripped cheapest value for last minute trip, rooms need to be renovated or fixed a lot of patched up half done...More

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    Reviewed 4 weeks ago

    Our room had a dirty (bodily fluids?)bedskirt and the vanity counter Was disgusting! The gal at the front desk that checked us in was very sweet and helpful. The gal in the evening couldn't be bothered to help with wii-fi questions. Wi-for did not work.

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    • Free Parking
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Breakfast included
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    • Breakfast included
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    • Air Conditioning
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    • US$ 108 - US$ 163 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 72
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    "Needs to be clean, new furniture."
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    "Have a wheelchair accessible room available when reserved!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!"
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