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.
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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. Enjoy a fresh, locally roasted cup of coffee in the morning before heading out on your N. CA adventure.
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No pets allowed
Hotel location and the surrounding area
100% smoke-free hotel
Complimentary full breakfast, features a different hot item every day from Egg omelets, Breakfast sandwiches, Waffles, Pastries, Donuts, Cereal, Fresh fruit, Coffee and juice.
Cocktail lounge, temporarily closed
Massage services available by Zeel. Advanced appointment is required
Exercise facility 24 Hour comes equipped with a treadmill, elliptical, universal machine, recumbent bike. Complimentary water bottles, 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
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
Rooms for the Physically Challenged: 5
Physically challenged rooms/facilities available, five ADA rooms
Bathtub seat available
Rails in bathroom available
Wheelchair accessible available
Raised toilet with grab bars available
Visual alarm available
Knock lights available
Safety bar in shower available
Walk-in shower available
Emergency alerting lighting
Extra wide doors in bathrooms
Lowered vanity areas
Property meets ADA of 1990 (US hotels only)
2.10 mile(s) from Cost Plus
2.40 mile(s) from Wells Fargo Bank
2.40 mile(s) from Bank of America
2.50 mile(s) from Clorox
2.80 mile(s) from AT&T
2.80 mile(s) from California Department of Caltrans
2.80 mile(s) from Kaiser
3.30 mile(s) from Pacific Gas & Electric
3.60 mile(s) from Alta Bates Medical
3.90 mile(s) from Telecare Medical Corporat
2.9 mile(s) from Pandora Radio
2.6 mile(s) from Ronald V. Dellums Federal Building & US Courthouse
2 mile(s) from Sunset Magazine
4.6 mile(s) from Blue Cross Blue Shield
28 mile(s) from Tesla
2.10 mile(s) from Lake Merritt Gondola, romantic Italian like tours around Lake Merritt
2.90 mile(s) from Children's Fairyland, storybook theme park for children
2.90 mile(s) from Fox Theatre, historic theatre in oakland for comedies and concerts.
2.10 mile(s) from USS Potomac, historic Franklin D. Roosevelt's presidential yacht museum
8.00 mile(s) from Oakland Zoo, located in the Oakland Hills with a variety of different animals.
13.00 mile(s) from San Francisco Union Squar, famous with multiple upscale stores and where the famous cable car passes through.
14.00 mile(s) from Ferry Building, also known as Ferry Plaza is home to the famous Farmers market on saturday and sunday and the first stop for the Bay Area Ferry.
14.30 mile(s) from Fisherman's Wharf, also known as pier 39. Clam Chowder is a must have, as well as the sour dough bread.
15.00 mile(s) from Ghirardelli Square, famous Ghirardelli chocolate can be found here along with a fine dining experience overlooking the waterfront of San Francisco.
15.00 mile(s) from Lombard Street, the world's most crooked street.
18.00 mile(s) from Golden Gate Bridge, is world renowned, a must see and the main represenation of the Bay Area.
9.00 mile(s) from Oakland Arena
15.40 mile(s) from Alcatraz/Pier 33
14.0 mile(s) from Chase Center
1 mile(s) from Coast Guard Island
5.9 mile(s) from Shabot Space/Science Cent
The Lounge, on premises, Full Service, American, Open for: dinner, steak and salmon cooked to order
0.01 mile(s) from Quinn's Lighthouse, Full Service, Seafood, Open for: lunch, dinner
0.50 mile(s) from Starbucks®, Coffee Shop, American, Open for: breakfast, lunch
1.90 mile(s) from Dyafa, Full Service, International, Open for: lunch, dinner
2 mile(s) from Forge, Full Service, American, Open for: lunch, dinner
1.90 mile(s) from La Penca Azul, Full Service, Mexican, Open for: lunch, dinner
1.90 mile(s) from Asena, Fast Food, International, Open for: lunch, dinner
2.00 mile(s) from Scott's Seafood, Full Service, Seafood, Open for: lunch, dinner
2.00 mile(s) from Yoshi's, Full Service, Japanese, Open for: dinner
2.00 mile(s) from Lake Chalet, Full Service, Seafood, Open for: lunch, dinner
2.10 mile(s) from Fat Lady, Full Service, American, Open for: lunch, dinner
2.60 mile(s) from Sushi House, Full Service, Japanese, Open for: lunch, dinner
2.60 mile(s) from Le Cheval, Full Service, Vietnamese, Open for: lunch, dinner
2.90 mile(s) from Flora Restaurant & Bar, Bar/Lounge, American, Open for: lunch, dinner
3 mile(s) from Mua, Full Service, American, Open for: lunch, dinner
2 mile(s) from Everett & Jones, Full Service, American, Open for: lunch, dinner
1.90 mile(s) from House of Chicken and Waffles, Full Service, American, Open for: lunch, dinner
4.60 mile(s) from Holy Names University
4.70 mile(s) from Mill's College
8.50 mile(s) from University of California Berkeley
13.00 mile(s) from Fashion Institute of Desi, FIDM
15.50 mile(s) from California State Universi
15.90 mile(s) from University of San Francis, USF
20.70 mile(s) from California State Universt, SFSU
2.6 mile(s) from Oaksterdam University
13.90 mile(s) from San Francisco
4.80 mile(s) from Emeryville
10.20 mile(s) from Berkeley
1.30 mile(s) from Alameda
8.90 mile(s) from San Leandro
33.00 mile(s) from Palo Alto
41.00 mile(s) from San Jose
25 mile(s) from Fremont
23 mile(s) from San Ramon
18 mile(s) from Walnut Creek
32 mile(s) from Livermore
2 mile(s) from Jack London Square, Shopping, Dining, entertainment, movie theatre
3 mile(s) from The Hive, Restaurants, evening entertainment.
3.30 mile(s) from Lake Merritt Boating, kayak and paddle boats for rental
2.50 mile(s) from Alameda Bicycle, rental
3.10 mile(s) from 24-Hour Fitness, gym, open 24-hours
3.30 mile(s) from AMF South Shore Lanes, bowling
5.60 mile(s) from Alameda Municipal Golf Co
1.20 mile(s) from Jack London Aquatic Cente, launching site for kayaks out on the bay
12 mile(s) from Reinhardt Redwood Park, State park
4.5 mile(s) from Joaquin Miller Park, State Park
2.80 mile(s) from Alameda South Shore, strip mall with grocery stores and banks
6.60 mile(s) from Bay Street, located in Emeryville with multiple brand name stores
12.60 mile(s) from WestField Shopping Centre, located in San Francisco
22.30 mile(s) from Stoneridge Mall, located in Pleasanton
26.70 mile(s) from Paragon Outlets, located in Livermore
34.50 mile(s) from Great Mall Milpitas, outlet for major brands
8 mile(s) from Oakland International Airport
26.00 mile(s) from San Francisco International Airport