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An Oakland International Airport Hotel
Located in Alameda, CA just 3 miles from the Oakland International Airport and minutes away from the San Francisco Bay Area’s top attractions and business centers, the Hampton Inn & Suites is a moderately priced hotel offering spacious rooms and suites, top hotel amenities, comfortable accommodations, and a variety of family and business friendly hotel features for Alameda vacations, weekend getaways and business travel. With our convenient central location near BART stations and easy freeway access, our hotel offers fabulous accommodations near the area’s best indoor and outdoor activities, visitor attractions, restaurants, shopping, and so much more. With so many fabulous hotel features and our reasonable room rates, the Hampton Inn & Suites is the ideal hotel lodging option in the heart of Alameda, California.
Alameda Island was originally part of a Spanish land grant that ranged from San Leandro to Berkeley, but the area officially became the city of Alameda in 1884. Today, this bustling island city is an important shipping port that is also known for its stunning Victorian homes, tree-lined streets, beautiful parks, historical monuments, and a variety of fun attractions. Located just four miles from downtown Oakland and 15 minutes away from San Francisco, Alameda is a popular destination for visitors and business travelers alike.
Alameda and Oakland Area Attractions:
Oakland A’s Baseball, Oakland Zoo, Oakland Raiders Football, Golden State Warriors Basketball, Paramount Theatre of the Arts, San Francisco attractions, USS Potomac, Children’s Fairyland, Adventure Playground, Oakland Aviation Museum, Alameda Robert Crown Memorial Beach Lake, Chabot Regional Park, Jack London Square Lake, Merritt Chabot Space & Science Center, Dunsmuir House & Gardens, Historic Estate Morcom, Rose Garden Roberts Park, Weekly Farmers Markets, Fenton's Creamery, African American Museum and Library of Oakland, Fourth of July Parade and Fireworks, Oakland East Bay Symphony, Bay Area Ridge Trail, Grand Lake Theatre, Lake Chabot Golf Course, Junior Center of Art & Science Joaquin Miller Park
Colleges and Universities:
University of California Berkeley, Merritt College, Mills College, California State University East Bay, Laney College, University of San Francisco
Area Businesses: Oakland International Airport, Oakland Convention Center, Kaiser Clorox, Port of Oakland
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