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Oakland, California
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Travel a lot for work all one wants when off is to come home/room to a clean and friendly environment/employees great place also has a small restaurant/bistro very convenient also the cook and server are very attentive the area ain't that great but other than that I would recommend it....

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Humboldt County, USA
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

For an airport hotel, the Red Lion has some amazing perks: It's easy to get to. It has a pool! (And the pool area looked nice; it was raining when we were there, darn the luck.) The wifi was excellent!! The staff were friendly, helpful, and knew their stuff. Room had great toiletries, average towels, a very comfortable bed/linens/pillows setup....

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Redondo Beach, California
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

This place is great and the staff is amazing!!! I've been going to bed this property two to three times a month for work, and they always give personalized service. Kudos to everyone at this property!!

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Los Ángeles
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

There was a heavy marijuana smell on the 3rd floor. My room was clean, but it also smelled like smoke . The manager did not offer an apology nor did she care once I told her about my experience . The van drivers however are extremely nice and curtious .

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Atlanta, Georgia
Reviewed 1 week ago

My family enjoyed our stay, the front desk manager, Carmela was very helpful with resolving an issue with our reservation at check in. Our rooms were comfortable and we enjoyed the food at the restaurant that is onsite.

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

We're grateful for your encouraging feedback. It's delightful to know that your family had such a wonderful stay with us! We are glad Carmela worked hard to resolve your issue at check in and we will be sure to pass along your recognition of her efforts. A comfortable room during a getaway is so important! We'll be sure to share...

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The Red Lion is a hidden gem. Great prices for nice rooms. Every time I visit Oakland be it for business or pleasure I always stay here. The front desk is always friendly. Ms. Carmela has been there every visit she now greets us by name! Very friendly! The breakfast is good get there on time! The rooms are clean,...

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

Dear Whitney, We're thrilled by your kind comments about your stay with us and so pleased that you consider us a hidden gem. It's wonderful to hear how much you enjoyed our clean rooms and delicious breakfasts, and we'll be certain to let Ms. Carmela know how much you value her warm, friendly greetings. Returning guests like you, pay us...

Houston, Texas
Reviewed 1 week ago

Upon arriving to this hotel after having a HORRIBLE flight I was greeted by Mrs Royce and her Customer Service was AWESOME!!! Mrs Royce was VERY helpful and patient with me. I had stayed here before and will continue to do so. Thank YOU for having great customer service

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

Providing guests with great customer service and great accommodations at an excellent, value is what we aim to deliver. We appreciate knowing that our staff was able to turn a potentially terrible travel experience created by an exhausting flight into a great stay. Our team will be so happy to hear your kind words! Thank you very much for such...

Oakland, California
Reviewed 1 week ago

Guys, please ignore the people with negative reviews because this hotel is worth way more than what I payed for and the employees are friendly. Mrs Carmela at the front desk was exceptionally helpful when i needed to use the computer to print out documents and even was willing to match any rate I could find online for this hotel....

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

We truly appreciate your kind words and positive feedback. Carmela and all of our staff work very hard to deliver exceptional guest experiences, and we are thrilled that their efforts did not go unnoticed. They will be delighted to read your praises. Thank you for letting us know that you found your room, amenities, and breakfast to all create an...

Sonoma County, California
Reviewed 1 week ago

The rooms are great and spacious. The staff is friendly. I had an opportunity to speak with Carmela, the manager and she was well equipped to help us with our problem. I would recommend this hotel to everyone. Keep making this hotel great with your staff. Thanks a bunch!

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

There is no need to thank us. We are always very thankful when our guests not only leave a positive review but also recommend our hotel to other travelers. We know that you have many options of where to stay, so we are thrilled that you chose Red Lion Hotel Oakland International Airport. Thank you for letting us know that...

Sacramento, California
Reviewed 1 week ago

The front desk was Very helpful, i was getting frustrated because i couldn't understand him, he kept repeating himself so that i would understand. The beds were so comfortable. The breakfast was so good. We will definitely will be back.

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

We appreciate your feedback, and we are happy to hear that our front desk staff member was able to make a potentially bad experience better. We are grateful for your acknowledgment of his efforts. We are also thrilled to see that we were able to deliver a great night's sleep in our comfortable beds, and a great start to your...

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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
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  • 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: RM523 - RM855 (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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