US-based real estate company Hawkins Way Capital has opened the new dual-branded hotel, AC Hotel by Marriott and the Residence Inn Hotel by Marriott, Oakland Downtown in Oakland, California.
Developed by Hawkins Way Capital and operated by FCL Management, the 18-storey dual-branded hotel is close to the city centre, Uptown, Chinatown and Lake Merritt neighbourhoods.
Each room of the AC Hotel includes a king or two double beds, a 50-inch television, a workspace with plug-in choices, a mini-fridge, natural light and views of the San Francisco Bay or the Downtown area.
In addition, guests have access to the AC Guest Market, which is open round-the-clock and provides snacks and beverages.
The Residence Inn Hotel comprises studio and one-bedroom suites, each with an equipped kitchen with a microwave, a hob, a refrigerator, dishes and linens, as well as dining and workplace alternatives.
This dual-branded hotel claims to be suitable for both business and leisure guests and it is situated nine miles from Oakland International Airport.
The hotel offers free Wi-Fi and provides a large fitness centre that is open 24 hours a day. It also has a 981ft² conference space with a digital monitor and smart screen.
The AC Hotel concept was first launched in Madrid, Spain and now has 155 locations in 20 countries. This concept is the creation of Spanish hotelier Antonio Catalan.