Jack London Inn

444 Embarcadero West, Oakland, CA 94607, United States
+1 510 444 2032

rate per night


based on 2 015 reviews
Jack London Inn - Oakland, CA, United States
Fri 6/25
Sat 6/26
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Provider Nightly total
Orbitz R1 074
Priceline R1 092
Tripadvisor R1 110

Good to know

Value for money


Distance to city centre

1,1 km

Location rating


Nearest airport


Distance to airport

10,5 km

Rooms available at Jack London Inn

Fri 6/25
Sat 6/26

Queen rooms

R1 092+

Bed type
Nightly base price
R1 092 per night
R1 137 per night
R1 143 per night
R1 163 per night
R1 170 per night
R1 282 per night
R1 321 per night

King rooms

R1 483+

Bed type
Nightly base price
R1 483 per night

Standard rooms

R1 074+

Bed type
Nightly base price
Queen bed
R1 074 per night
R1 176 per night
Queen bed
R1 246 per night
Queen bed
R1 257 per night
Queen bed
R1 279 per night
Queen bed
R1 338 per night
Queen bed
R1 402 per night
Queen bed
R1 402 per night

Reviews of Jack London Inn



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room was dirty in 465 reviews
great location in 354 reviews
air conditioning in 337 reviews
amtrak train in 259 reviews
worst hotel in 234 reviews
staff was very friendly in 229 reviews
free parking in 187 reviews
jack london in 71 reviews
every minutes in 64 reviews
front desk in 62 reviews
amtrak station in 39 reviews
bed was comfortable in 27 reviews
heater not working in 25 reviews
windows open in 24 reviews
extra blankets in 22 reviews
falling apart in 20 reviews
right in front in 19 reviews
room was clean in 18 reviews
late at night in 16 reviews
close to ferry in 8 reviews
  • Okay
    Oct 2019

    Decent location.

    Actually cleaning the room. Shower stall needs replacing, not multiple coats of paint.

  • Okay
    Jan 2019


    The staff did their best with the poor facilities.

    This is not a place for mothers and young children. Rooms were not clean until after check-in time, common bathroom looked like the homeless lived in it, ceiling tiles were missing, the door latch was on it's last legs and looked like one good kick could easily break open the door, there were no comforters in the room, the heating system was broken (they had space heaters available), the shower looked moldy, and the toilet in our room leaked a substantial amount all over the floor (when I told the front desk, she apologized and said she'd send someone right up, but I got the sense there was no budget for facility repairs and this was just a line she was forced to repeat). The continental breakfast provided shelf-stable calories from refined carbohydrates (toast, muffins, sugary cereal) but no fresh fruit or eggs.

  • Mediocre
    Aug 2018

    Clean, but oh so tired

    Price. Desk made effort to get us parking space.

    Sketchy neighborhood. Limited parking. Shabby interior. Dump outside window. Freight train tracks 20 feet away; trains pass every hour blowing horns. Room walls torn up. Tiny thorny thistles all over carpet. Shower door wouldn't stay shut.

  • Mediocre
    May 2018

    Lack of cleanliness in common areas. Non-functioning elevator. Insufficient parking for paying guests. Noisy icemaket on 3rd floor

  • Poor
    Oct 2017

    Jack London Inn Is Terrible

    - tv didnt work - phone didnt work - air conditioning didnt work - loud train went by every hour - condom on the floor when i walked inside

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About Jack London Inn


Jack London Inn is a budget-friendly hotel located in Oakland’s Jack London Square, in central Oakland, California. It is an ideal lodging option for business and leisure travelers seeking a comfortable, down-to-earth-lodging option in the area. The hotel is located just a stone’s throw away from the Oakland Ferry Terminal and countless other sights and attractions.

The hotel boasts 110 simple, well-equipped rooms. Guests can choose from king rooms, queen rooms, queen rooms with two queen beds, and accessible rooms. All rooms are kid-friendly and smoke-free. Pets are not permitted inside of the hotel.

All rooms feature complimentary high-speed wireless Internet, flat-screen televisions with cable channels, coffee and tea making facilities, air-conditioning, clothing storage spaces, a workspace with desk and chair, iron and ironing board, and daily housekeeping services. Mini-fridges can be provided upon request.

Complimentary high-speed wireless Internet is available throughout the hotel. Paid parking is available onsite. There is an onsite exercise room equipped with free weights and modern gym machines. Room service is available 24/7. Business travelers can utilize the onsite business center which features meeting rooms, conference spaces, and audio/visual equipment. Guests can unwind in the outdoor swimming pool which features a pool deck and lounging area.

A complimentary continental breakfast buffet is served each morning in the dining area. There is a casual onsite restaurant serving classic Southern-style dishes like chicken and waffles, as well as a bar serving alcoholic beverages.



Free parking
Free airport shuttle
Free Wi-Fi
Pet friendly
Air conditioning

5,2 Okay

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Amenities at Jack London Inn

Conference rooms
Wedding services
Wi-Fi available in all areas
Disabled access
Family rooms
Laundry service
Meeting/Banquet facilities
Multi-lingual staff
Free toiletries
Breakfast included
Contactless check-in/check-out
Physical distancing in dining areas
Physical distancing rules
First-aid kit
Alarm clock
CCTV in common areas
CCTV outside property
No smoking
Hand sanitiser in guest accommodation and key areas
Screens or physical barriers placed between staff and guests in appropriate areas
Cable or satellite TV
Use of cleaning chemicals that are effective against coronavirus
Guest accommodation is disinfected between stays
Guest accommodation sealed after cleaning
All plates, cutlery, glasses and other tableware have been sanitised
Airport shuttle
Food can be delivered to guest accommodation
Complimentary breakfast
Coffee machine
Guests can opt out of accommodation cleaning
Free parking
Staff follow all safety protocols as directed by local authorities
Vending machine (drinks)
Vending machine (snacks)
Wardrobe or closet
24-hour front desk
Designated smoking area
Private parking

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Most popular landmarks

  • Jack London Square106 m
  • USS Potomac311 m
  • Pardee Home Museum1.1 km
  • Oakland Museum of California1.1 km
  • African American Museum1.2 km
  • Oakland Public Library1.3 km

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