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    Jack London Inn

    444 Embarcadero W, Oakland, CA 94607-3706
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    Overview
    • Excellent3%
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    • Terrible71%
    Oct 13, 2017
    “Terrible hotel. STAY AWAY!”
    Oct 9, 2017
    “What a freakin dump”
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    1 - 5 of 62 reviews

    Reviewed October 13, 2017

    Probably most of this has been said already, but here goes: The hotel is right across the street from Jack London Square, which a nice place to walk around, but as soon as you leave the immediate area, you don't feel very safe. The staff...More

    Thank MarkLinton
    Reviewed October 9, 2017 via mobile

    I travel for a living and have never seen such a giant turd. This place is basicaly one step up from a homless shelter. I am actually going to call the city to do an inspection on the facility because it most likley doesn't meet...More

    Thank majortraveler1
    Response from Rolando C, General Manager at Jack London InnResponded October 13, 2017

    October 13, 2017 Dear Majortraveler1, Firstly I would like to thank you for taking the time to advise of your recent stay at Jack London Inn. It is only through feedback such as yours that we able to maintain and indeed, where necessary improve upon...More

    Reviewed September 26, 2017 via mobile

    Short: Avoid at all costs. Long: The Jack London Inn is like something out of a horror movie. No need really to repeat the criticism already levelled in previous reviews but here are some thoughts... The description on the booking website stated this hotel was...More

    Thank SeeTheWorld637
    Reviewed August 12, 2017 via mobile

    ...unless your only interest is in getting off the street. Won't attempt to pile on to all of the other negative reviews, they're all true. Guess I can only blame myself for not doing my homework. (OK, it's close to the train station. And I...More

    1  Thank Mtrob326
    Reviewed July 23, 2017 via mobile

    Do not go to this hotel. It is a dump! The elevator smelled like insect spray. The carpets are severely stained and need to be replaced. The ceiling in the hallway on floors 2, 3 and 4 have sections cut out in different sizes, as...More

    Thank Felisa S
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    About
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    • Free Internet
    • Free Parking
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    • Free Parking
    • Airport Transportation
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Room amenities
    • Microwave
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    • $74 - $120 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 110
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    "Wifi is free, but it doesn't always work, and it's not a very secure network. Tip - find a different..."
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    "NOT on the front facing the street (and railroad tracks - active trains!)"
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    "Don't stay here unless all you care about is location."
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