We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Sponsored by:
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Sponsored by:
8/27/2017 8/28/2017
    There are no pins in your viewport. Try moving the map or changing your filters.
    • {providername} {price}
    {providername} {price}
      {listitems}
    {sold_out_text}
    We can't find prices for this accommodation
    From {rate_price} {rate_periodicity}

    Jack London Inn

    444 Embarcadero W, Oakland, CA 94607-3706
    Save
    Best prices for your stay
    8/27/2017 8/28/2017
    Lock in the lowest price from our partners
    $92$94
    View Deal
    Traveler (29)
    Room & Suite (5)
    Hotel & Grounds (34)
    Waterfront Hotel, a Joie de Vivre hotel
    846 reviews
    #3 of 49 hotels in Oakland
     
    Best Western Plus Bayside Hotel
    868 reviews
    #1 of 49 hotels in Oakland
     
    Oakland Marriott City Center
    734 reviews
    #4 of 49 hotels in Oakland
     
    Hawthorn Suites by Wyndham Oakland/Alameda
    663 reviews
    #2 of 8 hotels in Alameda
     
    Overview
    • Excellent4%
    • Very good8%
    • Average7%
    • Poor12%
    • Terrible69%
    1 week ago
    “Don't bother...”
    3 weeks ago
    “Fely”
    Free Wifi
    Non-Smoking Rooms
    Multilingual Staff
    Meeting Rooms
    Breakfast included
    Pool
    Restaurant
    Airport Transportation
    Room Service
    2.0 Star Hotel
    All hotel details
    Offers from Jack London Inn
    {"containerClass":null,"containerAttributes":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_photo_carousel","divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_photo_carousel","js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))"},"dust":{"nav_controls":"ibex_photo_carousel__nav_controls"},"moduleList":["handlers"],"template":"ibex_photo_carousel__widget"},"scriptFlags":null}
    Waterfront Hotel, a Joie de Vivre hotel
    846 reviews
    #3 of 49 hotels in Oakland
     
    Best Western Plus Bayside Hotel
    868 reviews
    #1 of 49 hotels in Oakland
     
    Oakland Marriott City Center
    734 reviews
    #4 of 49 hotels in Oakland
     
    Hawthorn Suites by Wyndham Oakland/Alameda
    663 reviews
    #2 of 8 hotels in Alameda
     
    Rooms
    Aug 27Aug 28
    |
    1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
    Standard Room

    Getting you more information on this room

    Free Cancellation
    Select
    Show Available Rooms
    Sorry, this partner no longer has rooms available on TripAdvisor. Please visit one of our 9 partner sites to see rooms from $92.
    We're sorry, there are no rooms available on TripAdvisor. Please change your dates, or view all Oakland hotels with availability
    Standard Room

    Getting you more information on this room

    Free Cancellation
    Select
    {"BOOKING_FEATURES": ["IB_IRG_RATE_VERIFICATION","IB_STREAMLINED_SELECTED_ROOM","IB_POST_BOOKING_LOGIN_US","IB_NEW_REG_FLOW_INTERRUPTER","IB_SHOW_EMAIL_FOR_INSECURE_LOGIN","VISA_SPONSORSHIP_WEB","RCMS_INLINE_ROOM_GRID_MAX_OCC","IB_POST_BOOKING_LOGIN","IB_IRG_PERFORMANCE_METRICS","IB_IRG_MATCH_META","MOB_BOOKING_EMAIL_AGREE_HIDE","CHILDREN_SEARCH","IB_EXPRESS_BOOK","IB_DW_INLINE_PASSWORD","ATTRACTIONS_REMOVE_PAYMENT_ADDRESS_FIELDS","HR_IB_EXCLUDE_TAXES_AND_FEES","IB_DW_CCNAME_WITH_AUTOCOMPLETE","IB_IRG_PERFORMANCE_METRICS_MOBILE","IB_BOOKNOW_CLEAN_WITH_ICON_SHORT_BTN","STORED_CARDS","IB_POST_BOOK_LOGIN_CTA","IB_PRICE_WINS_COPY","IB_DW_PROMPT_KNOWN_EMAIL","IB_PRICES_OUTSIDE_ROOM_BUTTON","IB_EXIT_INTERRUPTER","IB_SHOW_AMENITIES_AS_ICONS","IB_NEW_REG_FLOW","META_AIR","IB_REVIEW_BOOKING_BUTTON","IB_INLINE_ROOM_GRID","IBEX_HIGH_EQUITY_BRANDING","IB_PRICE_WINS_POST_TX","IB_BOOKING_FORM_FAVICON","IB_KIPLINGER_AWARD","IB_URGENCY_BLOCK","IB_NEW_REG_FLOW_POST_BOOK"] , "IMPRESSION_KEY": "83af32aaa9324edca9a571f5de61c0d1", "roomSelectionModel": {"partnerInfos":[],"multiplePartners":false,"polling":{"locationId":84777,"bookingSessionId":null,"detailedAvailabilityKey":null,"commerceContentIds":[78850160],"additionalContentIds":[],"pollCount":0,"checkin":{"day":27,"month":8,"year":2017},"checkout":{"day":28,"month":8,"year":2017},"adults":2,"child_rm_ages":"","rooms":1,"display_rooms":300,"entryPrice":92,"entryCurrency":"USD","complete":false,"formKey":"","showAllRooms":true,"genNewBookingSessionId":false,"winningProviderAtClick":"","selectedRoomKey":null,"impressionKey":"83af32aaa9324edca9a571f5de61c0d1","navArea":null,"referringServlet":"Hotel_Review","highestMetaPrice":94,"lowestMetaPrice":92,"additionalPartner":false,"highestMetaPriceDisplay":94,"roomsToVerify":[],"clazz":null},"summary":null,"unavailable":false,"metaOffers":[],"mismatchCheckModel":null,"totalMediaCount":0,"hotelPhotos":[],"noticeHeaderMessage":null,"moreProviders":null,"lowestPricePartner":null,"showAllRooms":true,"isMetaCheaper":false,"isBookingLessThanOrEqualToMeta":null,"avgHistoricalPrice":0.0,"avgHistoricalDisplayPrice":null,"expressBookState":{"hasFullTravelerInfo":false,"hasReducedBillingInfo":false,"hasFullBillingInfo":false},"highestMetaPrice":94,"lowestMetaPrice":92,"highestMetaPriceDisplay":94,"hotelName":"Jack London Inn","hasSpecialTimeOfStayTaxes":false,"trackingTree":null,"trackingTreeId":null,"showPriceHoverTooltip":false,"trackingContext":"eyJzdGF0ZSI6IkhPVEVMX0FVQ1RJT04iLCJwIjoiSFJfTWFpbkNvbW1lcmNlIiwiaWRzIjp7IkJGSyI6IjgzYWYzMmFhYTkzMjRlZGNhOWE1NzFmNWRlNjFjMGQxIiwiQUlLIjoiZmU3ZWIwNWI2YTNlNDBiY2E2OTkxM2Y2NjdkOTdmY2UifSwiZW50cnlTZXJ2bGV0IjoiSG90ZWxfUmV2aWV3In0=","cheaperPricesExist":false,"enableLPF":false,"priceDropPercent":0,"canExpandRooms":false,"expandRoomsToAllPartners":false,"roomSelectionKey":null,"useSupplierDirectTreatment":false,"isSupplierDirect":false,"showProviderSeparator":false,"clazz":null,"seeMoreMessage":null,"seeMoreIFrameMessage":null,"isPricelineCom":false,"isPriceDrawerEnabled":false}, "ibAvailability": true, "metaAvailability": true, "topOfferIsIB": false, "numHacTries": -1, "checkIn": "08/27/2017", "checkOut": "08/28/2017", "lowestPrice": "$92", "hasDates": true, "hacComplete": false, "contentIdMappings": {"78850160":"OrbitzEWS","79402584":"CheapTicketsEWS","54217821":"TravelocityEWS","39396127":"BookingCom","109240479":"HotelsCom2IB","40435077":"Expedia","34430032":"Hotwire"}, "pollingEnabled": false, "preventScroll": false, "offerClickToken": null, "conditionalUpdate": false, "mightGetRooms": true, "divClasses": "ppr_rup ppr_priv_hr_inline_room_grid_hsx", "singlePartnerRoomGridWidget": {"containerClass":null,"containerAttributes":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_room_grid_hsx","divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_room_grid_hsx","js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))","tracking":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'tracking'))"},"dust":{"sub_header":"ibex_room_grid_hsx__sub_header"},"moduleList":["handlers","tracking"],"template":"ibex_room_grid_hsx__widget"},"scriptFlags":null}, "multiPartnerRoomGridWidget": null, "mismatchMessage": {"containerClass":null,"containerAttributes":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_mismatch_message","divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_mismatch_message","js":{"handler":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handler'))"},"dust":{},"moduleList":["handler"],"template":"ibex_mismatch_message__widget"},"scriptFlags":null}, "maxRoomsToShow": 300, "isTablet": false, "roomGridRowWidget": {"containerClass":null,"containerAttributes":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx","divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_room_grid_row_hsx","js":{},"dust":{"amenities":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__amenities","condition_col":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__condition_col","price_text":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__price_text","reservation_col":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__reservation_col"},"moduleList":[],"template":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__widget"},"scriptFlags":null}, "mismatchMessageLightbox": null, "deviceInfo": "OtherOS OtherBrowser", "bookOnTripAdvisor": "Book on <img class=\"ibHeaderImg\" alt=\"TripAdvisor\" src=\"https:\/\/static.tacdn.com\/img2\/branding\/rebrand\/TA_logo_primary.png\"\/>"}
    Write a Review
    Reviews (71)
    Traveler rating
    Traveler type
    Time of year
    Language

    1 - 5 of 59 reviews

    Reviewed 1 week ago 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 3 weeks ago 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
    Reviewed July 11, 2017

    It is advertised as having air conditioning and free breakfast; neither was available on my visit. No explanation or warning. They gave me a fan for the room, when asked but, no apology. Also, be aware that t he Amtrac train runs outside at all...More

    1  Thank Brian D
    Reviewed June 10, 2017

    OK. All the negative reviews are probably correct and I'm not going to contribute more to them, except for two specific issues for me: 1. A faint smokey, earthy, perfumey odor permeates the entire hotel. 2. The extensive windows opening on to Jack London Square...More

    3  Thank CoastalResident
    Reviewed May 2, 2017 via mobile

    They know the air conditioning is not working and has not been for months if not longer. I don't think they have any plans on fixing it the gal at the desk said there's construction people here all the time but she has no idea...More

    1  Thank Bert B
    Waterfront Hotel, a Joie de Vivre hotel
    846 reviews
    #3 of 49 hotels in Oakland
     
    Best Western Plus Bayside Hotel
    868 reviews
    #1 of 49 hotels in Oakland
     
    Oakland Marriott City Center
    734 reviews
    #4 of 49 hotels in Oakland
     
    Hawthorn Suites by Wyndham Oakland/Alameda
    663 reviews
    #2 of 8 hotels in Alameda
     
    About
    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Meeting Rooms
    • Multilingual Staff
    Details
    • Price range
    • $81 - $122 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Room types
    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 110
    • Reservation Options
    • TripAdvisor is proud to partner with Booking.com, Expedia, Travelocity, Hotels.com, Orbitz, Priceline, TripOnline SA, Cheap Tickets, Hotwire, Cancelon and getaroom.com so you can book your Jack London Inn reservations with confidence. We help millions of travelers each month to find the perfect hotel for both vacation and business trips, always with the best discounts and special offers.
    • Location
    • United States >
    • California >
    • Oakland
    • Also Known As
    • Jack London Hotel Oakland ,
    • Jack London Oakland
    Add Photo Photos
    Traveler (29)
    Room & Suite (5)
    Hotel & Grounds (34)
    Nearby
    Sponsored by:
    Waterfront Hotel, a Joie de Vivre hotel
    846 reviews
    .16 miles away
     
    Best Western Plus Bayside Hotel
    868 reviews
    1.70 miles away
     
    Hawthorn Suites by Wyndham Oakland/Alameda
    663 reviews
    1.34 miles away
     
    Oakland Marriott City Center
    734 reviews
    .50 miles away
     
    Nearby Restaurants
    Bocanova
    338 reviews
    .08 miles away
    ButtercuP
    149 reviews
    .10 miles away
    Forge Pizza
    147 reviews
    .07 miles away
    Lungomare
    164 reviews
    .11 miles away
    Nearby Attractions
    San Francisco Bay Ferry
    168 reviews
    .23 miles away
    Jack London Square
    639 reviews
    .10 miles away
    Chinatown
    147 reviews
    .34 miles away
    USS Potomac
    68 reviews
    .18 miles away
    Questions & Answers
    Get quick answers from Jack London Inn staff and past guests.
    Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
    Posting guidelines
    Submit
    Room Tips
    "NOT on the front facing the street (and railroad tracks - active trains!)"
    Read review
    "Avoid all rooms"
    Read review
    "Don't stay here unless all you care about is location."
    Read review
    "Stay on the 4th floor ;)"
    Read review
    Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
    Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing