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Pasadena, California
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is good location next to airport. Places to eat and enjoy. Was able to have many candidates arrive and sit in lobby and relax for interview. Employees seem to be happy, ask for help and employees will help.

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FrontDesk_GM, General Manager at Red Lion Hotel Oakland International Airport, responded to this review

Dear Joseph, We appreciate you taking the time to share your thoughts with us. Thank you for choosing our property to host your interviews. We consider this a compliment to our lobby and customer care. We hope you also enjoyed the rest of our accommodations. It will be our pleasure to continue seeing you in the near future!

Kailua, Hawaii
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

the room was better than expected, the service was friendly, hot food for breakfast was surprising and the woman who made up the room really has a way with folding. all the towels and paper products were too cute. She had a great attention to detail.

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FrontDesk_GM, General Manager at Red Lion Hotel Oakland International Airport, responded to this review

Your feedback of your recent experience at our property is greatly appreciated! Thank you for letting us know how much you appreciated the small detail of our staff member and her folding abilities. We would love to host you again the next time your travels bring you to the area. More cute figures await your return in the breakfast room!

Tacoma, Washington
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Overall great service, great room, and great location. I really enjoyed my stay. I will be every one, when planning your trip, make sure you choose the Red Lion as your choice for stay. Than you for a wonderful stay.

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FrontDesk_GM, General Manager at Red Lion Hotel Oakland International Airport, responded to this review

On behalf of the team at Red Lion, we're grateful for your review. It sounds like you had a fabulous stay and that you were happy with our service and your room. Thank you for spreading the word, and we can not wait to see you again!

Martinez
Reviewed 14 February 2017

I was told ahead of time that there was truck parking, which is why I initially booked this hotel. There was no truck parking that worked without much difficulty, fortunately I wasn't in a full semi. Other than that the rooms were gorgeous, especially for the price in downtown Oakland. I would recommend this hotel to anyone who is not...

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FrontDesk_GM, General Manager at Red Lion Hotel Oakland International Airport, responded to this review

Nick, It was a pleasure hosting you during your recent visit. We are honored by your recommendation of our property! We do apologize for any difficulty you experienced parking and we will be sure to review with our team what our parking capabilities are. Other than that, we are delighted to know you loved your room and the value we...

Toledo, Ohio
Reviewed 13 February 2017

Horrible front desk staff, all the front rooms are incredibly noisy along the street, no respect for their customers. Hotel is in desperate need of renovation as well. Rooms stunk of cigarette smoke, and the carpet appeared to be at least 20 years old.

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FrontDesk_GM, General Manager at Red Lion Hotel Oakland International Airport, responded to this review

We welcome all guest feedback as we consider it an opportunity to continually improve. We apologize you were unhappy with your room during your recent stay. Our front desk staff strives to make sure all our guests are comfortable so we are alarmed to hear you received anything other than friendly and helpful service. We thank you for letting us...

Yuba City, California
Reviewed 12 February 2017

Loved every single thing was in there. Keep the hard work and I am sure everything will be perfect even for my future visits in the hotel along with the ones I am going to tell about the wonderful quality about you. Thank you for the excellent service.

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FrontDesk_GM, General Manager at Red Lion Hotel Oakland International Airport, responded to this review

Thank you for your encouraging review. What a wonderful compliment to know you will likely come back to visit us! It's so great to know you find Red Lion Oakland a quality hotel. We look forward to providing you excellent service again and again each time you come to visit.

Las Vegas, Nevada
Reviewed 18 January 2017 via mobile

I had one of the best stay stays I had ever had at a hotel. What I liked Ibest the service and respect I received from Carmela the Manager who was gracious and very charming personality the will keep me coming back to stay there. She was one of the best Managers I have ever had the experience of being...

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FrontDesk_GM, General Manager at Red Lion Hotel Oakland International Airport, responded to this review

Wow! Hearing we offered you one of the best stays ever is a true compliment. Comments like, "I felt so comfortable like being at home," just warm our heart to read. We're going to be sure and pass this review on to Carmela so she is aware that her hard work made an impression on your trip, this will mean...

Reviewed 7 December 2016

The beds were clean and comfortable. Nice rooms, not brand new but well cared for and maintained. It was convenient to have the airport shuttle and pick up from rental car drop off. The elevator was sketchy.

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FrontDesk_GM, General Manager at Red Lion Hotel Oakland International Airport, responded to this review

Melissa, It sounds like you were able to take advantage of some of our great amenities, such as our free shuttle. Thank you for choosing Red Lion Hotel Oakland International Airport during your recent visit. We are happy to hear you enjoyed most aspects of your stay. In regards to the elevators, we will inspect them and make any necessary...

Shingle Springs, California
Reviewed 6 December 2016

Teach your staff ADA rules before you get sued. Travelled with care dog and was treated rudely by night desk manager. Told me I should have been placed in back building quite inconvenient to disability. Dog is not a pet she is a care dog and

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FrontDesk_GM, General Manager at Red Lion Hotel Oakland International Airport, responded to this review

Jeri, We appreciate any feedback that will help us address any aspects in which we can improve upon. We are sincerely sorry for the treatment you received during your recent stay. We will definitely consider this a training opportunity for all of our staff members. Thank you for notifying us of this opportunity. We hope the rest of your stay...

Seattle, Washington
Reviewed 6 December 2016 via mobile

I flew into and out of Oakland to attend the Pac12 Championship game in Santa Clara. I needed a place to stay near the Oakland airport so I could leave early the following morning. I have been a member of Red Lion's frequent traveller program for years, and the chain has been a reliable place to stay on the west...

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FrontDesk_GM, General Manager at Red Lion Hotel Oakland International Airport, responded to this review

We value all comments from our guests as they allow us to better understand how we can improve upon our accommodations. We thank you for your loyalty to our brand. However, we apologize for not delivering the accommodations you are accustomed to receiving. We will review your comments and speak with our staff members in regards to the behavior you...

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Room Service
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Wheelchair Access
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator in room
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Public Wifi
Services
  • Shuttle Bus Service
  • Airport Transportation
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Room Service
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Laundry Service
  • Banquet Room
  • Self-Serve Laundry
  • Conference Facilities
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Red Lion Hotel Oakland International Airport hotel in Oakland, California offers superb Three-Diamond, full-service accommodations where personal service and comfort will give each guest a memorable experience. Our beautiful Oakland, California hotel is located halfway between San Francisco and San Jose, California located in the heart of the East bay. We are minutes away from the University of California at Berkley, California State University East Bay, Stanford University and San Jose State University, as well as numerous community colleges. Also be sure to visit Jack London Square bustling with unique shops, restaurants and nightlife. If your leisure time allows, please make Bay Street Mall a priority for all of your retail shopping needs, this shopping center, located less than 18 miles from the hotel, features a variety of specialty shops as well as known retailers such as Coach, Abercrombie and Fitch & Nike just to name a few. The Red Lion Hotel in Oakland, CA is also fortunate enough to have nearly forty well-established houses of worship nearby, including First African Methodist Episcopal Church, Allen Temple, Buddhist Church of Oakland, Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints, and Temple Sinai & Jehovah's Witness Oakland Central. Weddings, Bar/Bat Mitzvahs, Quinceañeras and Corporate Events are our specialties, with meeting rooms ranging from our executive boardrooms to Monterey room and our California Ballroom. Red Lion Oakland International Airport Hotel offers complimentary shuttle service to and from the Oakland International Airport from 4:00 A.M. - 11:00 P.M. Our shuttle service also provides transportation to the Coliseum BART Station. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Red Lion Hotel Oakland International Airport

Address: 150 Hegenberger Rd, Oakland, CA 94621-1422 (Formerly Park Plaza Hotel)
Region: United States > California > Oakland
Price Range: ₹ 7,462 - ₹ 12,829 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Red Lion Hotel Oakland International Airport 3*
Number of rooms: 189
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Also Known As:
Park Plaza Hotel Oakland
Park Plaza Oakland
Oakland Park Plaza
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