Blending a relaxing waterfront setting with world-class facilities and fully tailored meeting services, the Best Western Plus Bayside Hotel is consistently acclaimed among the top business and leisure hotels in the Bay Area and remains #1 on TripAdvisor of all of Oakland hotels. Conveniently located near San Francisco, the hotel is a gateway to the Bay Area.
The Bayside Hotel is uniquely positioned on Oakland's waterfront and offers quick freeway access while being simple and fast to catch flights from the Oakland International Airport. The Hotels’ modern and spacious rooms make all water view rooms feel like a suite, making any guest feel like they are residing at a five-star resort.
When choosing a Bay Area or Oakland hotel, ensure that you get fantastic value as well as a great waterfront location. Each waterside room includes either a patio or balcony with impressive views of Oakland's waterway. Be sure to catch the sun setting over the San Francisco skyline. Travel 12 minutes on BART (train) or take a majestic ferry ride from Jack London Square to the heart of downtown San Francisco. The Bayside Hotel is closer to downtown San Francisco than many San Francisco hotels.
Oakland has been voted one of the top cities to visit in the United States because of its trendy and creative food and restaurant resurgence, and its edgy arts scene. Discover it all at this waterfront Oakland hotel location just off the 880 Freeway. The hotel is very close to a number of Universities and Colleges including UC Berkeley (Cal), Laney College, Mills College and Holy Names University.
Our top ranked hotel in Oakland is one of the few Oakland hotels featuring free superfast internet, and a free hot breakfast. We also offer a tremendous travel value with no hidden fees added onto your room rate other than the normal taxes and tourism fees.
Complimentary full breakfast. For the safety of our guests and staff we are currently offering a free Grab & Go Breakfast that includes additional prepackaged items.
Outdoor pool Heated
Exercise facility, 24-hour, free, equipped with a treadmill, elliptical, universal machine, recumbent bike, complimentary towels and television.
Weight lifting equipment, cable and pulley system
24-hour front desk
Concierge, front desk staff can help assist in your request.
Multilingual staff, (English, Spanish, Tagalog)
Guest laundry, available for $2.25 USD nominal fee
Dry cleaning, same day cleaning available
Safe deposit box No firearms held on safe deposit box behind desk.
Barber/beauty shop available via advanced appointment
Cable or satellite television, DIRECTV®
Free wireless Internet available in public areas; Free in-room wireless Internet access; Free wireless Internet access available in public areas and all guest rooms
Business center, complimentary open 24-hours
Photocopy, nominal fee
Mail services, outgoing mail and stamps
Convenience store/Sundry open 24-hours
Sunbathing Pool chairs available.
Hearing impaired services TDD phones, Signer, Bed buzzer and Light illuminator is available.
Physically challenged facilities, roll in shower based on availability
Elevator, wheelchair accessible
Parking for the physically challenged 15.00 per night fee
Ice/vending machines, available on every floor. Vending machine located on first floor only.
Outdoor parking 15.00 per night fee
Paid parking, 15 USD fee per night
Higher rates may apply for holidays/special events
Laundry/valet, available 24-hour for a nominal fee
Electrical adapter for International guest
Waterfront walking paths
Electric Car Charging station
Coffee available 24-hours
Accessible Exterior Routes, Building Entrances and Public Spaces
Sidewalks and walkways
Entrance doors that accommodate a wheelchair
Lobby check-in counter
Breakfast and food counter
Accessible Public/Common Use Restrooms
Accessible public restroom, with adequate entry and interior space
Accessible toilet stall
Accessible toilet seat
Accessible horizontal grab bar by the toilet
Accessible sink, including accessible height, knee space and levers
Accessible Public Space Food Service Areas
Accessible tables and counters
Accessible routes to accessible tables and counters
Accessible for reach food, drink, condiments and tableware
Accessible Rooms: Bathrooms
Bathroom doors allow at least 32" of clear passage width and accessible approach clearance
Accessible bathroom door hardware and faucet controls
Clear floor space in accessible guestroom bathroom such that wheelchairs can turn
Accessible toilet (height of 17” to 19” above floor) and accessible grab bars
Accessible wash basin no more than 34" high with at least 29" high clearance under the front edge with accessible knee clearance. Plumbing is insulated and/or installed to avoid contact.
Accessible bathroom towel racks and lowered vanity mirror
Accessible Rooms: Roll-in shower
Securely fastened folding seat at 17"to 19" above the floor
Horizontal grab bar on the wall alongside the shower seat
Horizontal grab bar on the wall opposite the seat
Roll-in shower is free of doors that would impede wheelchair transfer onto the seat
Roll-in shower is free of curbs or lips at the shower entrance
Water controls are positioned on the wall such that they are operable from the shower seat or wheelchair
Roll-in shower has an adjustable height shower wand with at least a 60" long hose
Additional Accessible Information
The hotel can be contacted directly by customers regarding additional information relating to its accessibility features at the following telephone number: (510) 434-2691
Cable or satellite television
AM/FM alarm clock
Iron, ironing board
Desk/work area, oversized with lamp and electrical outlet at desk level
High-speed Internet access, wireless and hard wired. Password protected
Two line phone
Free local calls under 30 minutes, within the city of Oakland
In-room safe, available. Guest are required to program their own code for security purposes.
Spa, available in select rooms
Adjoining rooms, available
Complimentary bottle of water
Power converters for international guests
Accessible Parking and Loading Zones
Marked accessible parking spaces, to include accessible van spaces for lift-equipped vehicles
Covered passenger pickup/drop-off area
Accessible Interior Routes
Hallways and corridors to all facilities and guest amenities
Doors to all interior routes
There are no protruding objects in interior hallways, stairways or other pedestrian routes that impede individuals with disabilities
Passenger elevator with accessible buttons and Braille characters
Passenger elevator equipped with audible tones/bells or verbal annunciators that designate the passage of floors and designate the direction of the elevator called - one tone for "up" and two tones for "down”
Accessible Signage and Warning Features
Signs are properly mounted throughout the facility on correct walls with Braille and raised letters
Audible and visual fire alarm system located in public spaces and accessible guest rooms
Entry doors to accessible guestrooms and other interior allow at least 32" of clear passage width that provide at least 18" of clear floor space on the latch side
Accessible door hardware
Security latch or bolt on the hall door mounted no higher than 48" above the floor
Space at the foot of each bed that is at least 36" wide
Guestrooms with one bed include at least a 36" wide route on each side
Guestrooms with two beds next to one another include a minimum of 36" between the two beds
Accessible drapery wands and controls on fixed lamps and HVAC units
Accessible desk height and clearance
Accessible clothes closets
Accessible Rooms: Bathtubs
Transfer tub seat available
Adjustable height hand-held shower wand with at least a 60" long hose
Horizontal grab bar at the foot of the tub (by the controls) that is at least 24" long
Horizontal grab bar at the head of the tub that is at least 12" long
Accessible hearing-impaired guest rooms that include the following:
Television closed captioning
Visual fire alarm system
Visual smoke alarm device
Visual notification device for door knocks and telephone calls