Best Western

BEST WESTERN PLUS Bayside Hotel

1717 Embarcadero, Oakland, CA 94606-5223
Phone: 510/356-2450   |   Fax: 510/356-2451   |   81 Rooms
Check Out Time: 12:00 PM   |   Check In: 3:00 PM   |   Online Reservations

Our Oakland suites are designed with your comfort in mind, conveniently located close to all top attractions.

Hotels near Oakland Airport are located near the city and offer the unique advantage of making it simple and fast to catch flights. When choosing Oakland hotels, ensure that you get fantastic value as well as a great location. Our property is uniquely positioned on Oakland’s waterfront. Each waterside room includes either a patio or balcony with impressive views of Oakland’s waterway and at times the city of San Francisco. By either a 12 minute ride on BART or a majestic ferry ride, you can be in the heart of San Francisco.

Oakland was also recently voted the 5th most important city to visit by the NY Times citing the hip and creative food and restaurant resurgence in Oakland and the edgy arts scene. Our Oakland hotel is conveniently located just off the 880 Freeway. We are also very close to a number of Universities and Colleges including UC Berkeley and Laney.

We’re the number one rated TripAdvisor hotel in Oakland, and one of the few Oakland waterfront hotels featuring free parking, free Internet, free shuttle service and a free hot breakfast. With water views, balconies and great amenities, choosing to stay with us is easy. We’re close to BART, Amtrak, Caltrain and just a 12 minute BART ride to downtown San Francisco.

Our Oakland hotel is close to San Francisco, close to the Oakland A’s Stadium, the Oakland Raider’s Coliseum and Warrior’s Arena. We’re a BART ride away from San Francisco’s Moscone Convention Center, and centrally located in the Bay Area for all activities.

Some of our frequent business travelers are employees of Kaiser Hospital, the Coast Guard Island and Navy Reserve, construction contractors at the Port of Oakland and area marinas, startup high-tech and clean-tech companies, and the Alta Bates and Children’s Hospitals, to name a few.

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Hotel Amenities & Services

  • 100 % smoke-free hotel
  • Complimentary breakfast
  • Complimentary full breakfast Every day is a different hot item from egg omeletes, breakfast burritos and breakfast sandwiches as well as a waffle maker, pastries, cereal, donuts, fruit, milk, juice and coffee
  • Weight lifting equipment, cable and pulley system
  • Universal gym
  • Stationary bike
  • Treadmill
  • Elevator
  • Interior corridor
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Concierge, front desk staff can help assist in your request.
  • Multilingual staff, (English, Spanish, Chinese-Cantonese, Chinese-Mandarin, German)
  • Guest laundry, available for a nominal fee
  • Dry cleaning, same day cleaning available
  • Late check out, based on availablity
  • 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
  • Printer available
  • Fax services, nominal fee
  • Fax machine
  • Computer available
  • Photocopy services
  • Photocopy machine
  • Conference services
  • Dataports, wireless
  • Courier
  • Mail services, outgoing mail and stamps
  • Meeting facilities, has windows for natural light.
  • Conference facilities, has windows for natural light.
  • Catering
  • Air-conditioning
  • Hearing impaired services TDD phones, Signer, Bed buzzer and Light illuminator is available.
  • Physically challenged facilities Roll in shower is available upon request.
  • Elevator, wheelchair accessible
  • Ice/vending machines, available on every floor. Vending machine located on first floor only.
  • Local shuttle
  • Airport car, 24 hours
  • Free parking
  • Outdoor parking
  • Higher rates may apply for holidays/special events
  • Laundry/valet, available 24-hour for a nominal fee
  • Electrical adapter for International guest
  • Rooms with whirlpool tubs available
  • Rider Friendly property

BEST WESTERN PLUS Bayside Hotel

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BEST WESTERN PLUS Bayside Hotel

Conveniently located, the best western plus bayside hotel in Oakland, California is shown on the map. Detailed driving directions from popular points or nearby cities are listed below. For those with GPS, here you go:

Longitude: 37.785307  /  Latitude: -122.245025

 

Driving Directions to Hotel

 

From: The north. Take Interstate 880 South and take Exit 16th Avenue. Turn right and the BEST WESTERN PLUS Bayside Hotel will be immediately to your left.

From: The south. Take Interstate 880 North to Exit 5th Avenue. Turn left at the stop sign. Continue for half a mile and the BEST WESTERN PLUS Bayside Hotel will be to your right.

BEST WESTERN PLUS Bayside Hotel

We care about the quality of your stay with us. Below are nearby attractions, shopping and restaurants that are popular with our guests. Listed locations are nearby with approximate distance listed where available.

More Area Attractions & Services

  • 2.10 mile(s) from USS Potomac, historic Franklin D. Roosevelt's presidential yacht museum
  • 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.
  • 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 Square, 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.
  • 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

Distances to Popular Points of Interest

  • 1.30 mile(s) from Alameda
  • 4.80 mile(s) from Emeryville
  • 8.90 mile(s) from San Leandro
  • 10.20 mile(s) from Berkeley
  • 13.90 mile(s) from San Francisco
  • 33.00 mile(s) from Palo Alto
  • 41.00 mile(s) from San Jose
  • 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 Transportation, 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 Corporate
  • 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 Design and Merchandising, FIDM
  • 15.50 mile(s) from California State University East Bay
  • 15.90 mile(s) from University of San Francisco, USF
  • 20.70 mile(s) from California State Universtiy San Francisco, SFSU

Local Area Recreation Opportunities

  • 1.20 mile(s) from Jack London Aquatic Center, launching site for kayaks out on the bay
  • 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
  • 3.30 mile(s) from Lake Merritt Boating, kayak and paddle boats for rental
  • 5.60 mile(s) from Alameda Municipal Golf Course

Nearby Restaurants

  • Choose from a wide selection of restaurants near this Oakland, California hotel.
  • 0.01 mile(s) from Quinn's Lighthouse, bar/lounge, Seafood, open for: lunch, dinner
  • 0.50 mile(s) from Starbucks®, coffee shop, American, open for: breakfast, lunch
  • 1.90 mile(s) from ,House of Chicken and Waffle full service, American, open for: lunch, dinner
  • 1.90 mile(s) from Bocanova, full service, International, open for: lunch, dinner
  • 1.90 mile(s) from Il Pescatore, full service, Italian, 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, full service, 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, bar/lounge, Japanese, open for: dinner
  • 2.00 mile(s) from Lake Chalet, bar/lounge, 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, bar/lounge, Japanese, open for: lunch, dinner
  • 2.60 mile(s) from Le Cheval, bar/lounge, Vietnamese, open for: lunch, dinner
  • 2.90 mile(s) from Flora Restaurant & Bar, bar/lounge, American, open for: lunch, dinner
  • 3.00 mile(s) from Pican, bar/lounge, American, open for: lunch, dinner

BEST WESTERN PLUS Bayside Hotel

Enjoy your stay with us even more by checking out some of the most popular area points of interest local area events happening in or near Oakland. Chase the links to explore the local region even more.

Local Events Worth Considering:

May 2014

Tuesdays and Saturdays
May 3 - October 28, 2014

Napa Farmers Market

The south parking lot at 500 First Street in Napa hosts this market full of fresh produce, handmade crafts, and gourmet food. Vendors open at 12:30.

August 2014

August 29 - September 1, 2014
62nd Annual Begonia Festival Capitola fills with fun for this annual event. With events such as a sand sculpting contest, horseshoes tournament, fishing derby, and more, it is easy to find something for everyone to enjoy.
August 15-31, 2014
Dreamgirls Watch this story of three young Motown singers unfold on the stage at the Fox Theatre in Redwood City. Show times vary.

August 2014

August 27 - September 14, 2014
Wicked Elphaba and Glinda take the stage at the San Jose Center for the Performing Arts. Show times vary.

September 2014

September 13-14, 2014
Capitola Art & Wine Festival Capitola Village fills with music, food, art, and wine during this family fun event. There will be a Children’s Art Area, local performances, street acts, and live music all weekend starting at 10 a.m.
September 27-28, 2014
Jelly Belly Candy Palooza Pay a visit to the Jelly Belly Factory and Visitor Center for a day of fun events and activities for the whole family. There will be rides and games for the kids and wine and chocolate paring for the adults. The fun begins at 10 a.m.
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