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Introduction, Waterfront Hotel
The seamless combination of the Waterfront Hotel’s nautical style and the traditional setting of Jack London Square come together on Oakland’s waterfront to create a soothing yet stimulating location for your next trip.
After a multi-million dollar renovation in 2008, the Waterfront Hotel blends the unique atmosphere of the Oakland waterfront with modern and luxurious designs. Now featuring upgraded guestrooms, lobby, meeting spaces, exterior painting, and our new restaurant, Miss Pearl’s Jam House. The Waterfront Hotel celebrates the adventurous spirit of the Oakland waterfront, with all of the guestrooms, public spaces, and meeting rooms embodying the maritime atmosphere and soul of the waterfront through the nautical inspired décor.
Details, Waterfront Hotel
The Waterfront Hotel is the perfect place for a fun and relaxing Oakland vacation. Are you ready to unwind? Then put your feet up and watch the boats in the Oakland Harbor sail by. Are you looking for adventure? Then step outside and explore Jack London Square. It’s all right at our door.
Top Reasons to Stay at Waterfront Hotel
Easy Access to San Francisco and all Bay Area locations
Elegant, flexible meeting space for up to 300 people, with full catering, wedding and state-of-the-art AV services.
Outdoor artisan marketplace on the weekends and Sunday farmer’s market at Jack London Square
World-class jazz and delectable sushi at Yoshi’s, just one block away
Dog friendly hotel featuring a Joy of Life Guide for Dogs, a guide to local dog friendly areas
The Waterfront Hotel is no more than 20 minutes from the Bay Area's major professional and leisure destinations:
Twenty-minute ferry ride to San Francisco from our back door
Ten blocks from the Oakland Convention Center
Three-minute ride to downtown Oakland (including BART) with our complimentary shuttle service
We're also conveniently located near the area's transportation outlets:
Ten blocks from BART
Ten-minute drive from Oakland International Airport
Five-minute walk to Amtrak
Convenient access to Interstates 80, 880, 580, 980 and Highway 24
Miss Pearl's Jam HouseLocated adjacent to the Waterfront Hotel in Oakland's historic Jack London Square, Miss Pearl's Jam House serves island inspired cuisine in a tropical themed setting reminiscent of a traditional Caribbean mansion.
Joie de Vivre Gives
Joie de Vivre Hotels is a grass roots organization that strives to have a positive impact on our community. Each of our hotels is dedicated to donating at a minimum $200 per guest room per year to organizations in their communities. Examples of these donations include gift certificates for hotel stays or dinner for two at one of our restaurants, donating meeting space and food to a non-profit for fundraising events or meetings, organizing an event to raise money for an organization, donating employee hours for time volunteered, or cash donations.
Waterfront Hotel's philanthropic partner in the You Can Make a Difference program is Rebuilding Together Oakland which rehabilitates the homes of elderly and disabled homeowners so they may live safely, in comfort and independence.
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