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Palms Motel

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Basic Room, 1 Queen Bed, Smoking, City View | Iron/ironing board, free WiFi, bed sheets
Basic Room, 1 Queen Bed, Smoking, City View | Iron/ironing board, free WiFi, bed sheets
Basic Room, 1 Queen Bed, Smoking, City View | Bathroom | Combined shower/bathtub, towels

Overview of Palms Motel

Palms Motel

2.0 star property
No-frills motel in Longfellow

82 verified guest reviews

Popular amenities

  • Free parking
  • Free WiFi
  • Pet-friendly
  • Air conditioning
  • Bathtub
829 W MacArthur Blvd, Emeryville, CA, 94608

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About this area

What's nearby

  • In Longfellow
  • San Francisco Bay - 9 min drive
  • University of California, Berkeley - 14 min drive
  • Jack London Square - 10 min drive
  • San Francisco Museum of Modern Art - 22 min drive
  • Moscone Convention Center - 23 min drive
  • Oracle Park - 24 min drive
  • Union Square - 26 min drive
  • Pier 39 - 29 min drive
  • Lombard Street - 32 min drive
  • Chase Center - 27 min drive

Getting around

  • Oakland, CA (OAK-Oakland Intl.) - 16 min drive
  • Concord, CA (CCR-Buchanan Field) - 24 min drive
  • San Francisco International Airport (SFO) - 31 min drive
  • Oakland-Jack London Square Station - 5 min drive
  • Berkeley Station - 6 min drive
  • Emeryville Station - 9 min drive
  • MacArthur Station - 11 min walk


  • Lanesplitter Pizza - 8 min walk
  • Shangri-La Vegan - 9 min walk
  • Carl's Jr. - 9 min walk
  • Miyozen - 10 min walk
  • Beauty's Bagel Shop - 11 min walk

About this property

Palms Motel

Palms Motel puts you 2.5 mi (4.1 km) from Jack London Square. Free perks include WiFi and self-parking. Fellow travellers love the helpful staff. The property is only a short walk to public transportation: MacArthur Station is 11 minutes away.


English, Filipino, Hindi

Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

Disinfectant is used to clean the property
High-touch surfaces are cleaned and disinfected


Contactless social distancing and check-out
Social distancing measures in place

Safety measures

Masks available
This information is provided by our partners.

At a glance

Hotel size

  • 19 rooms


  • Check-in time from 1:00 PM until midnight
  • Early check-in subject to availability
  • Late check-in subject to availability
  • Minimum check-in age – 18
  • Check-out time is 11:00 AM

Restrictions related to your trip

  • Check COVID-19 restrictions

Special check-in instructions

  • The front desk is open daily from 9:00 AM - midnight
  • Guests must contact the property in advance for check-in instructions; front desk staff will greet guests on arrival
  • To make arrangements for check-in please contact the property ahead of time using the information on the booking confirmation
  • If you are planning to arrive after midnight please contact the property in advance using the information on the booking confirmation

Required at check-in

  • Credit card, debit card or cash deposit required for incidental charges
  • Government-issued photo ID may be required
  • Minimum check-in age is 18


  • Pets stay for free
  • Service animals welcome
  • Specific rooms only, restrictions apply*


  • Free WiFi in public areas
  • Free WiFi in rooms


  • Free on-site self-parking

Other information

  • Designated smoking areas

Property amenities


  • Front desk (limited hours)
  • Tour/ticket assistance


  • In-room accessibility (selected rooms)
  • Upper floors accessible by stairs only


  • English
  • Filipino
  • Hindi

Room amenities

Be entertained

  • Television

Home comfort

  • Air conditioning and heating
  • Iron/ironing board (on request)

Sleep well

  • Bed sheets provided

Freshen up

  • Private bathroom
  • Shower/bath combination
  • Towels

Stay connected

  • Free WiFi
  • Free local calls


  • Housekeeping (on request)

Fees & policies


  • Service animals exempt from fees
  • Pet deposit: USD 50.0 per stay

Hygiene & cleanliness

This property advises that enhanced cleaning and guest safety measures are currently in place.

Disinfectant is used to clean the property, and commonly touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant between stays.

Personal protective equipment, including masks, will be available to guests.

Social distancing measures are in place.

Contactless check-in and contactless check-out are available.


This property is managed by a professional host. The provision of housing is linked to their trade, business, or profession
<p>This property does not have lifts.</p><p>Guests can rest easy knowing that there's a smoke detector on site.</p> <p>This property accepts credit cards. Cash is not accepted.</p>

Also known as

Palms Motel Motel
Palms Motel Emeryville
Palms Motel Motel Emeryville

Frequently asked questions

Does Palms Motel offer free cancellation for a full refund?
Yes, Palms Motel does have fully refundable room rates available to book on our site. If you’ve booked a fully refundable room rate, this can be cancelled up to a few days before check-in, depending on the property's cancellation policy. Just make sure that you check this property's cancellation policy for the exact terms and conditions.
How much does it cost to stay at Palms Motel?
As of 2 February 2023, prices found for a 1-night stay for 2 adults at Palms Motel on 12 February 2023 start from €90, including taxes and fees. This price is based on the lowest nightly price found in the last 24 hours for stays in the next 30 days. Prices are subject to change. Choose your dates for more accurate prices.
What are the cleanliness and hygiene measures currently in place at Palms Motel?
This property confirms that disinfectant is used to clean the property and social distancing measures are in place. Please note that this information has been provided by our partners.
Are pets allowed at Palms Motel?
Yes, pets stay free. A deposit of USD 50.0 per stay is required. Service animals are exempt from fees.
Is parking offered on site at Palms Motel?
Yes, there's free self parking.
What are the check-in and check-out times at Palms Motel?
You can check in from 1:00 PM - midnight. Check-out time is 11:00 AM. Contactless social distancing and check-out are available.
Is there an on-site casino at Palms Motel?
No, this motel doesn't have a casino, but San Pablo Lytton Casino (13-min drive) is nearby.
Are there restaurants at or near Palms Motel?
Yes. Nearby restaurants include Lanesplitter Pizza (8-min walk), Shangri-La Vegan (9-min walk) and Carl's Jr. (9-min walk).
What's the area around Palms Motel like?
Palms Motel is a short 16-minute walk from Kaiser Permanente Oakland Medical Center and 16 minutes' walk from Children's Hospital Oakland.






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Property conditions & facilities




10/10 Exceptional

I don't know what to say I don't have no work all I can just say respectful treat you good and get it done a longer you don't cause no problem they always there for you to help you what you need it no
Jatinder, 1-night trip with friends
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8/10 Very good

Kenneth, 2-night trip
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2/10 Poor

Tv remote had no batteries, then ask front desk for batteries and TV’s volume did not work. No complimentary shampoos. The sink was dirty and the sheets smelled.
Elizabeth, 2-night family trip
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8/10 Very good

Good motel to stay at if you don’t want to pay too much, especially if you’re staying with a pet. You get what you pay for
Gavin, 5-night romance trip
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10/10 Exceptional

Joseph was extremely skilled with customer service. He went above and beyond to make sure all rules were followed and accomated pp
Dorothy, 1-night trip
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6/10 Good

Need tv to work and nerd a microwave. Staff was pleasant.
Cindy, 2-night trip
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2/10 Poor

Run! Don't book here this is the filthiest most disgusting place I have ever been. We got our money back and never used the room after seeing it and smelling it!
Kimberly A, 1-night family trip
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2/10 Poor

Ernesto, 1-night family trip
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2/10 Poor

First of all I went there at around 8 pm and no one answered the door or phone to let us in. I went back the next day at about dusk and same thing. My card was still charged for three days. I never stayed one night
sabrina, 3-night trip
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4/10 Fair

Poorly Maintained
The property was poorly maintained. Holes in walls, open wiring, dirty carpet. I do not recommend staying hear.
Antonio, 1-night trip with friends
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