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Fleet, United Kingdom
Reviewed 8 July 2014 via mobile

After reading some of the reviews about this hotel I was beginning to worry about coming here, but I shouldn't have. Upon arrival, the hotel looks clean a well kept from the outside, the reception area modern and light and the receptionist very pleasant and helpful. Yes some of the communal areas could do with the carpets cleaning or replacing...

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Pasadena, California
Reviewed 21 June 2014

I had a chance to go to Alameda again. I decided to take my chances and stay at the Coral Reef Inn again. The last time was a disaster. Thank you Coral Reef Inn for making this stay much better than the last one. I think they may have new owners or management. I was traveling alone and booked an...

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2Thank Pasadenajess
Colorado Springs, Colorado
Reviewed 8 June 2014

The staff is helpful and pleasant. Clerk offered no-cost upgrade to suite (one bedroom with sitting room) for free. The location is good for us to be close to family. Having to drive in the Bay Area is a hassle with traffic galore. But Coral Reef is badly in need of updating. noisy Toilet ran constantly; had to close doors...

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2Thank COHums
Reviewed 3 June 2014

The place is clean but desperately in need of all new furnishings. It appears to be the original furnishings from 60 plus years ago. The porcelain on the tub is literally worn thru to the cast iron. Inferior bedding left me feeling like I was run over by a truck! I think that if the accommodations are reminiscent of a...

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Encinitas, Ca
Reviewed 30 May 2014

We have stayed on this property about 20 times as our daughter lives on Alameda. We have always been comfortable here and consider it an outstanding value. The staff is VERY friendly and aim to be helpful. The morning breakfast is adequate and enjoyable. A USA Today paper is available. The rooms are clean and spacious but the decor is...

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1Thank Mike D
The Sea Ranch, California
Reviewed 28 May 2014

I chose to stay here due to an early flight out of Oakland and got a great rate through a travel site. The good: The staff was very friendly Easy check in/check out Free breakfast Free, fast, reliable wifi Right across the street from shopping center with grocery store, Trader Joes, Panera, etc. The not so good: Property is very...

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1Thank CailTravels
Alameda
Reviewed 25 May 2014

Room was clean, but stairway was dirty. small tv and remote didn't work. Room was very large with a small kitchen and a balcony that overlooked a very nice pool. Room and bathroom need updating. We checked in at 9 pm and had to park quite a distance from our room.

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Albuquerque, New Mexico
Reviewed 22 May 2014

And staff was accommodating. Only a short cab ride from the airport. Just what we needed after a hectic day and a night flight to California. Sitting outside by the pool, watching the ducks and drinking tea restored me.

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San Clemente, California
Reviewed 20 May 2014

Basic basic basic almost uninhabitable. Noisy neighbors across the street at the bowling alley. This room was worth at most 40$ and the breakfast was good for diabetes. On our checkout day there was no employees to be found in the lobby and breakfast wasn't being served which was odd but to be expected of this dingy motel. Do your...

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Denver, Colorado
Reviewed 8 May 2014

Even though we had reserved and paid for our room 2 months in advance, they called two days before our trip to cancel. They said they had plumbing problems and had to move everyone on the first floor. Their only solution was to move us to their sister hotel in Oakland!! They did promise us a refund (which we haven't...

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Amenities

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  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Free Breakfast
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Pool
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  • Kitchenette
  • Suites
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
In your room
  • Refrigerator in room
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Laundry Service
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Self-Serve Laundry

Additional Information about Coral Reef Inn & Suites

Address: 400 Park St, Alameda, CA 94501-6231
Region: United States > California > Alameda
Price Range: $148 - $207 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Coral Reef Inn & Suites 2.5*
Number of rooms: 52
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