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Continental Lodge
2 out of 5
1424 International Blvd, Oakland, CA
Fully refundableReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is $100 per night from Sep 26 to Sep 26
Situated in Oakland, this motel is 1.3 mi (2.2 km) from Oakland Museum of California and 1.9 mi (3.1 km) from Oakland City Center. African American Museum and ...
3.4/5Good! (508 reviews)
"Great price for in central location. The property is in rough looking area but for the price, cleanliness and room this a great deal."

Reviewed on Aug 23, 2021

Continental Lodge
Motel 6 Hayward, CA - East Bay
2 out of 5
30155 Industrial Pkwy Sw, Hayward, CA
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The price is $76 per night from Sep 28 to Sep 28
Situated in Hayward, this motel is 0.6 mi (1 km) from Union Landing and within 3 mi (5 km) of Alameda Creek Regional Trail and St. Rose Hospital. California ...
3.6/5Good! (981 reviews)
"Close to the freeway, not much close by without driving."

Reviewed on Sep 8, 2021

Motel 6 Hayward, CA - East Bay
Piedmont Place
2 out of 5
55 MacArthur Blvd., Oakland, CA
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The price is $88 per night from Sep 24 to Sep 24
Located in Grand Lake, this motel is 0.3 mi (0.5 km) from Kaiser Permanente Oakland Medical Center and 1.7 mi (2.7 km) from Children's Hospital Oakland. RingCentral ...
3.3/5 (628 reviews)
"Reservations and check-in were super easy. Actual experience lined up with descriptions and expectations. Super nice front desk. Clean and safe."

Reviewed on Jun 1, 2021

Piedmont Place
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Americas Best Value Inn Oakland Lake Merritt
2 out of 5
122 East 12th Street, Oakland, CA
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The price is $74 per night from Sep 27 to Sep 27
Located in the heart of Oakland, this motel is 0.4 mi (0.7 km) from Oakland Museum of California and 1 mi (1.6 km) from Oakland City Center. African American ...
2.4/5 (985 reviews)
"The staff was very helpful and willing to work with when I had an issue with my credit card"

Reviewed on Aug 20, 2021

Americas Best Value Inn Oakland Lake Merritt
Motel 6 Oakland, CA - Embarcadero
2 out of 5
1801 Embarcadero, Oakland, CA
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The price is $100 per night from Sep 26 to Sep 26
Located in East Peralta, this motel is 1.6 mi (2.6 km) from Oakland Museum of California and 2.3 mi (3.8 km) from Oakland City Center. Preservation Park and ...
3.4/5 (606 reviews)
"Wish they had a coffee pot. Loved the water just outside."

Reviewed on Aug 12, 2021

Motel 6 Oakland, CA - Embarcadero
Imperial Inn
2.5 out of 5
490 West MacArthur Blvd, Oakland, CA
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The price is $88 per night from Oct 4 to Oct 4
Located in Mosswood, this motel is within 1 mi (2 km) of Kaiser Permanente Oakland Medical Center, Children's Hospital Oakland, and Telegraph Avenue. Fox Theater ...
3.3/5 (861 reviews)
"The property was decent. Cute little patio set up. Bathrooms are on the smaller side so if you’re fluffy like me or just claustrophobic might be an issue. Other than that it did have a mini fridge. Do not recall a microwave. Decent size tv. Parking is included which is important when coming from ..."

Reviewed on Aug 9, 2021

Imperial Inn
Heritage Inn Express Hayward
2 out of 5
410 W A St, Hayward, CA
Fully refundable
The price is $76 per night from Sep 27 to Sep 27
Situated near the airport, this motel is within 2 mi (3 km) of Kennedy Park, Hayward City Hall, and Southland Mall. Alex Giualini Plaza Park and Chabot College ...
2.3/5 (909 reviews)
"The room was stuffy and not to clean"

Reviewed on May 30, 2021

Heritage Inn Express Hayward
Harris Motel
2 out of 5
10400 MacArthur Blvd., Oakland, CA
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The price is $79 per night from Oct 2 to Oct 2
Situated in Oakland, this motel is 1 mi (1.7 km) from Oakland Zoo and within 6 mi (10 km) of RingCentral Coliseum and Oracle Arena. Oakland Aviation Museum and ...
3.5/5Good! (226 reviews)
"This is definitely a unique little motel. It looks like it used to be studio apartments at one point. The parking is creatively done so everyone still gets a spot with minimal space. The bathroom had a kind of weird set up, but with the space available it works. The bathroom was obviously recently ..."

Reviewed on Sep 10, 2021

Harris Motel
Super 8 by Wyndham Berkeley
2 out of 5
1619 University Avenue, Berkeley, CA
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The price is $99 per night from Sep 24 to Sep 24
Located in Central Berkeley, this motel is within 3 mi (5 km) of University of California, Berkeley, Greek Theater, and Berkeley Marina. Telegraph Avenue and ...
3.6/5Good! (996 reviews)
"close to where I was going"

Reviewed on Aug 16, 2021

Super 8 by Wyndham Berkeley
Travelodge by Wyndham Berkeley
2 out of 5
1820 University Ave, Berkeley, CA
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The price is $94 per night from Sep 26 to Sep 26
Located in Central Berkeley, this motel is within a 5-minute walk of Historic Berkeley and University of California, Berkeley. Magnes Collection of Jewish Art ...
3.5/5Good! (987 reviews)
"walking distance to campus. Tight parking spots."

Reviewed on Aug 22, 2021

Travelodge by Wyndham Berkeley
Berkeley Inn
2 out of 5
1720 San Pablo Ave, Berkeley, CA
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The price is $100 per night from Sep 26 to Sep 26
Located in Northwest Berkeley, this motel is within 2 mi (3 km) of University of California, Berkeley, Berkeley Marina, and Gourmet Ghetto. Greek Theater and ...
2.9/5 (808 reviews)
"Very friendly and accommodating staff. Clean and nice rooms for the price. Tight parking but where isn't in the city, I found spot in the parking lot every day after work."

Reviewed on Jul 30, 2021

Berkeley Inn
Marina Inn
2 out of 5
975 University Ave, Berkeley, CA
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The price is $119 per night from Oct 3 to Oct 3
Located in Northwest Berkeley, this motel is within 3 mi (5 km) of Berkeley Marina, University of California, Berkeley, and Greek Theater. Golden Gate Fields ...
3.8/5Good! (519 reviews)
"Great location, friendly staff"

Reviewed on Aug 21, 2021

Marina Inn
Rodeway Inn
2 out of 5
1925 Webster Street, Alameda, CA
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The price is $85 per night from Sep 30 to Sep 30
Located in West Alameda, this motel is 0.4 mi (0.6 km) from Pacific Pinball Museum and within 3 mi (5 km) of Oakland Museum of California and Oakland City Center. ...
2.9/5 (479 reviews)
"Love it"

Reviewed on Jul 16, 2021

Rodeway Inn
Super 8 by Wyndham Hayward Downtown
2 out of 5
21800 Foothill Blvd, Hayward, CA
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The price is $86 per night from Sep 30 to Sep 30
Situated in Hayward, this motel is within 1 mi (2 km) of Hayward Japanese Gardens, Hayward City Hall, and Alex Giualini Plaza Park. Golden Tee Golfland and Eden ...
3/5 (443 reviews)
"Good ubicacion"

Reviewed on Sep 2, 2021

Super 8 by Wyndham Hayward Downtown
Vagabond Inn Executive Hayward
2.5 out of 5
500 W A St, Hayward, CA
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The price is $96 per night from Sep 28 to Sep 28
Situated in Hayward, this motel is within 2 mi (3 km) of Kennedy Park, Hayward City Hall, and Southland Mall. Alex Giualini Plaza Park and Chabot College are ...
3.8/5Good! (597 reviews)
"At first, for the price he didn’t anticipate much. But upon entrance, it really was not bad at all. It was clean and the customer service was great. However, because of the price, you will see some shady characters. But like I said, not bad. I felt secure with my car there and no bed bugs. It was ..."

Reviewed on Jan 24, 2021

Vagabond Inn Executive Hayward
Howard Johnson by Wyndham Berkeley
2 out of 5
1512 University Ave, Berkeley, CA
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The price is $109 per night from Oct 6 to Oct 6
Located in Central Berkeley, this motel is within a 15-minute walk of Berkeley Repertory Theater and Berkeley Community Theater. Habitot Children's Museum and ...
3.8/5Good! (417 reviews)
"Ok for motel"

Reviewed on Aug 17, 2021

Howard Johnson by Wyndham Berkeley
Bay Bridge Inn
2 out of 5
683 West MacArthur Boulevard, Oakland, CA
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The price is $88 per night from Sep 24 to Sep 24
Located in Longfellow, this motel is 0.8 mi (1.3 km) from Children's Hospital Oakland and within 3 mi (5 km) of University of California, Berkeley and Oakland ...
3.4/5 (503 reviews)
"room nice...bed hard as concrete."

Reviewed on Aug 16, 2021

Bay Bridge Inn
Bayview Motel
2.5 out of 5
864 West Macarthur Blvd, Emeryville, CA
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The price is $88 per night from Sep 24 to Sep 24
Located in Longfellow, this motel is 0.8 mi (1.4 km) from Children's Hospital Oakland and within 3 mi (5 km) of University of California, Berkeley and Oakland ...
3/5 (110 reviews)
"Was very prompt with reservation,professinal and friendy.Room was nice and clean.Nice place"

Reviewed on May 25, 2021

Bayview Motel
Palms Motel
2 out of 5
829 W MacArthur Blvd, Emeryville, CA
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The price is $75 per night from Sep 24 to Sep 24
Located in Longfellow, this motel is 0.8 mi (1.3 km) from Children's Hospital Oakland and within 3 mi (5 km) of University of California, Berkeley and Oakland ...
2.4/5 (70 reviews)
Happy with my stay
"Was very pleased with the cleaness"

Reviewed on Apr 19, 2021

Palms Motel
Highlander Motel
2 out of 5
3255 MacArthur Boulevard, Oakland, CA
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The price is $89 per night from Sep 26 to Sep 26
Located in Dimond, this motel is 2.4 mi (3.9 km) from Joaquin Miller Park and within 6 mi (10 km) of Oracle Arena and Oakland Museum of California. RingCentral ...
3.3/5 (247 reviews)
"Good service. Staff very courteous and friendly. My son and I were very comfortable and felt safe. Would go there again in future."

Reviewed on May 8, 2021

Highlander Motel
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DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel Berkeley Marina

DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel Berkeley Marina

4 out of 5
200 Marina Blvd, Berkeley, CA
The price is $168 per night from Sep 26 to Sep 26
3.9/5Good! (1,256 reviews)
"For families is great! Pool make the best hotel in the area!"

Reviewed on Sep 17, 2021

DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel Berkeley Marina
Oakland Airport Executive Hotel

Oakland Airport Executive Hotel

3 out of 5
150 Hegenberger Rd, Oakland, CA
The price is $94 per night from Sep 24 to Sep 24
3.6/5Good! (1,279 reviews)
"Quick check in"

Reviewed on Sep 10, 2021

Oakland Airport Executive Hotel
The Marina Inn on San Francisco Bay

The Marina Inn on San Francisco Bay

2.5 out of 5
68 Monarch Bay Dr, San Leandro, CA
The price is $129 per night from Sep 26 to Sep 26
4.4/5Excellent! (1,522 reviews)
"It’s so hard to find great customer service and this hotel provides excellent customer service!"

Reviewed on Sep 16, 2021

The Marina Inn on San Francisco Bay
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Oakland Motels for the Frugal Traveler

You'll find 33 low-cost motels in Oakland among more than 322 hotels and other accommodations. These budget-friendly accommodations can help you cut costs when compared with traditional hotels, which have more amenities but ones you may never use.

Because you'll save on your room, you can enjoy more of what Oakland has to offer. Not-to-be-missed sights include Oakland Museum of California, Jack London Square, and Berkeley Art Museum and Pacific Film Archive.

Fun fact: The first motels popped up in the 1920s as a convenient place to stay for the tired traveler taking a road trip along the major roadways of America. Motels often include free parking, and many also include an outdoor pool.

Here are some of Expedia customers' best-rated Oakland motels to choose from:

Americas Best Value Inn Berkeley San Francisco

  • Stay within a 5-minute drive of San Francisco Bay and University of California, Berkeley.
  • Enjoy access to the restaurant, and freebies including WiFi and parking.

Motel 6 Oakland Airport

  • An outdoor pool, free WiFi, and free parking are available during your stay.
  • You'll be located within a 5-minute drive of Oracle Arena and Oakland-Alameda County Coliseum.

Americas Best Value Inn Oakland Lake Merritt

  • Enjoy access to the 24-hour front desk, and freebies including breakfast, WiFi, and parking.
  • Stay within a 5-minute drive of Oakland Museum of California and Jack London Square.

Imperial Inn

  • You'll be located within a 5-minute drive of San Francisco Bay and Paramount Theatre.
  • Free WiFi and free parking are available during your stay, along with room amenities like an LCD TV.

Motel 6 Hayward

  • Stay within a 20-minute drive of Oracle Arena and Oakland-Alameda County Coliseum.
  • Enjoy access to the free WiFi, laundry facilities, and 24-hour front desk.

What to Do in Oakland

While you're sightseeing, check out the great live music or simply enjoy the charming cafés. Visitors to Oakland love the opera.

Here are some popular places:

  • Oakland Museum of California
  • Jack London Square
  • Berkeley Art Museum and Pacific Film Archive

These are some of the parks and outdoorsy places:

  • University of California Botanical Garden at Berkeley
  • Tilden Regional Park
  • San Francisco Bay

You'll find these family-friendly attractions:

  • Oakland Zoo
  • Children's Fairyland
  • Golden Tee Golfland

Oakland is also popular for its:

  • Sports
  • Architecture

Best Time to Visit Oakland

Figure out the ideal time to visit Oakland by checking these seasonal weather details:
  • The hottest months are typically September and August, while January and December are the coldest months
  • January-March: Daytime temperatures average 65° F and nighttime temperatures average 44° F
  • April-June: 72° F is the daytime average and 49° F is the nighttime average
  • July-September: Daytime averages are around 74° F and nighttime averages are around 56° F
  • October-December: The average temperatures are 74° F during the day and 44° F at night
  • Average rainfall is 23.50 inches in a year

How to Get to Oakland and Around the Area

Oakland Transportation
NameTypeDistance
Oakland, CA (OAK-Oakland Intl.) Airport 7.1 mi (11.5 km)
Hayward, CA (HWD-Hayward Executive) Airport 13 mi (20.9 km)
San Francisco, CA (SFO-San Francisco Intl.) Airport 14.6 mi (23.5 km)
12th St - Oakland City Center Station Metro Station 0.1 mi (0.1 km)
19th St Station Metro Station 0.2 mi (0.4 km)
Lake Merritt Station Metro Station 0.6 mi (1 km)
Oakland-Jack London Square Station Train Station 0.8 mi (1.2 km)
Emeryville Station Train Station 2.7 mi (4.3 km)
Berkeley Station Train Station 4.6 mi (7.3 km)

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