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    Waterfront Hotel, a Joie de Vivre hotel

    10 Washington St, Oakland, CA 94607-3751
    (510) 849-6324
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    • Very good31%
    • Average15%
    • Poor5%
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    “nautical theme” (27 reviews)
    “the penthouse” (10 reviews)
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    Reviewed 5 June 2017 via mobile

    With a fab location at the newly developed Jack London Square, right on the water, I really wanted ( and expected) to love The Waterfront Hotel. Our room was lovely- roomy, with a balcony overlooking the water; the service was uniformly pleasant. Yet over our...More

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    Response from Waterfront H, General Manager at Waterfront Hotel, a Joie de Vivre hotelResponded 9 June 2017

    Dear nycdebs, Thanks for staying with us and for sharing your experience. We provide free internet service for all of our guests in our lobby as well as on their personal devices. We offer coffee and tea service in the lobby until 10am and also...More

    Reviewed 5 June 2017

    Needs updating and extremely overpriced for a view of a wall. Staff is mostly accommodating but were not willing to change my room location when I asked. Make sure to pay for a waterfront room, otherwise it is pretty awful/non-existent views. Better than average bed,...More

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    Response from Waterfront H, General Manager at Waterfront Hotel, a Joie de Vivre hotelResponded 6 June 2017

    Dear golfingwinegal, Thank you for your review of our hotel and for staying with us. We are in the midst of updating some of the public spaces in the hotel now and expect to be done shortly. We're thrilled you enjoyed our location in the...More

    Reviewed 3 June 2017

    This is a hotel that sells itself as a 5 star and I can barely give it 3...it's really 2.5. There were bugs flying in the lobby and stains on the carpets in the hallways. My city view translated into a parking lot view...not what...More

    Thank Nancy B
    Response from Waterfront H, General Manager at Waterfront Hotel, a Joie de Vivre hotelResponded 5 June 2017

    Dear Nancy B, Thanks for sharing your comments concerning your stay with us. We are in the process of replacing our guest corridor carpets and are in the final stretch now. We're very excited to show this new look to all of our guests. Thank...More

    Reviewed 1 June 2017

    We enjoyed our stay right on the waterfront of Oakland. The nautical theme was very apparent throughout the hotel; we had a very pleasant stay! I would recommend this hotel, be it for business or pleasure.

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    Response from Waterfront H, General Manager at Waterfront Hotel, a Joie de Vivre hotelResponded 5 June 2017

    Dear 471ouist, Thank you so much for staying with us and sharing your experience. We're happy you enjoyed the nautical theme of the hotel. We'll see you again soon! All the best, Chris

    Reviewed 31 May 2017

    Excellent location for San Francisco ferry. Friendly, helpful staff. Clean, spacious rooms with comfortable beds. Rooms include fridge and microwave. Bathrooms could do with a little updating. Car not essential, but would be useful as no supermarket type shop within easy walking distanceMore

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    Response from Waterfront H, General Manager at Waterfront Hotel, a Joie de Vivre hotelResponded 9 June 2017

    Dear FFW1, Thank you for staying with us and for providing your comments concerning your experience with us. We're happy you enjoyed your time at The Waterfront Hotel. Our staff is always happy to take care of you and your family and provide memorable experiences....More

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    toobastar
    26 October 2017|
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    Response from Alvin R | Reviewed this property |
    No. Not walking distance close
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    28 August 2017|
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    Response from Nathan B | Reviewed this property |
    Smoking is not allowed on the balconies, you must be physically away from the hotel outside to smoke.
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    31 May 2017|
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    Response from SavBlancLAK | Reviewed this property |
    I'm a bit surprised- the management was very responsive. It's a lovely property- I'd give them another chance.
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