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.
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
26/11/2017 27/11/2017
    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
    Lowest prices for your stay
    26/11/2017 27/11/2017
    Are these your travel dates?
    TripAdvisor uses this information to find you the lowest prices for your stay.
    US$85
    US$82
    SAVE US$3
    US$85
    US$82
    SAVE US$3
    US$85
    Traveller (29)
    Room & Suite (5)
    Hotel & Grounds (34)
    Waterfront Hotel, a Joie de Vivre hotel
    948 reviews
    #3 of 49 hotels in Oakland
    0.3 km
     
    Oakland Marriott City Center
    766 reviews
    #4 of 49 hotels in Oakland
    0.8 km
     
    Executive Inn & Suites
    915 reviews
    #2 of 49 hotels in Oakland
    2.9 km
     
    Courtyard Oakland Downtown
    288 reviews
    #14 of 49 hotels in Oakland
    0.7 km
     
    Overview
    • Excellent3%
    • Very good7%
    • Average6%
    • Poor13%
    • Terrible71%
    13 Oct 2017
    “Terrible hotel. STAY AWAY!”
    9 Oct 2017
    “What a freakin dump”
    Free Internet
    Free Parking
    Non-Smoking Rooms
    Airport Transportation
    Room Service
    Multilingual Staff
    Shuttle Bus Service
    2.0 Star Hotel
    All hotel details
    {"containerClass":null,"containerAttributes":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_photo_carousel","template":"ibex_photo_carousel__widget","moduleList":["handlers"],"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_photo_carousel","js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))"},"dust":{"nav_controls":"ibex_photo_carousel__nav_controls"}},"scriptFlags":null}
    Rooms
    26 Nov27 Nov
    |
    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 US$82.
    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_STREAMLINED_SELECTED_ROOM","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","CHILDREN_SEARCH","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_PRICE_WINS_COPY","IB_PRICES_OUTSIDE_ROOM_BUTTON","IB_EXIT_INTERRUPTER","IB_SHOW_AMENITIES_AS_ICONS","META_AIR","IB_INLINE_ROOM_GRID","IB_TIME_OF_STAY_PAYMENT_TYPES_V3","IBEX_HIGH_EQUITY_BRANDING","IB_PRICE_WINS_POST_TX","IB_BOOKING_FORM_FAVICON","IB_URGENCY_BLOCK"] , "IMPRESSION_KEY": "4887588bcbcc486fbaeda48c11331348", "roomSelectionModel": {"partnerInfos":[],"multiplePartners":false,"polling":{"locationId":84777,"bookingSessionId":null,"detailedAvailabilityKey":null,"commerceContentIds":[54217821],"additionalContentIds":[],"pollCount":0,"checkin":{"day":26,"month":11,"year":2017},"checkout":{"day":27,"month":11,"year":2017},"adults":2,"child_rm_ages":"","rooms":1,"display_rooms":300,"entryPrice":82,"entryCurrency":"USD","complete":true,"formKey":"","showAllRooms":true,"genNewBookingSessionId":false,"winningProviderAtClick":"","selectedRoomKey":"","impressionKey":"4887588bcbcc486fbaeda48c11331348","navArea":null,"referringServlet":"Hotel_Review","highestMetaPrice":85,"lowestMetaPrice":82,"additionalPartner":false,"highestMetaPriceDisplay":85,"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":85,"lowestMetaPrice":82,"highestMetaPriceDisplay":85,"hotelName":"Jack London Inn","hasSpecialTimeOfStayTaxes":false,"trackingTree":null,"trackingTreeId":null,"showPriceHoverTooltip":false,"trackingContext":"eyJzdGF0ZSI6IkhPVEVMX0FVQ1RJT04iLCJwIjoiSFJfTWFpbkNvbW1lcmNlIiwiaWRzIjp7IkJGSyI6IjQ4ODc1ODhiY2JjYzQ4NmZiYWVkYTQ4YzExMzMxMzQ4IiwiQUlLIjoiOWU3MjE3Zjc1MjQwNDVlNGE1NWVjOWI0YTE2OWMyMzMifSwiZW50cnlTZXJ2bGV0IjoiSG90ZWxfUmV2aWV3In0=","cheaperPricesExist":false,"enableLPF":false,"priceDropPercent":0,"canExpandRooms":false,"expandRoomsToAllPartners":false,"roomSelectionKey":null,"useSupplierDirectTreatment":false,"isSupplierDirect":false,"showProviderSeparator":false,"clazz":null,"isPriceDrawerEnabled":false,"seeMoreMessage":null,"seeMoreIFrameMessage":null,"isPricelineCom":false,"isMetaMarketingLandOnBookingFormEnabled":false}, "ibAvailability": true, "metaAvailability": true, "topOfferIsIB": false, "numHacTries": -1, "checkIn": "26/11/2017", "checkOut": "27/11/2017", "lowestPrice": "US$82", "hasDates": true, "hacComplete": true, "contentIdMappings": {"78850160":"OrbitzEWS","54217821":"TravelocityEWS","39396127":"BookingCom","34430032":"Hotwire","109240479":"HotelsCom2IB","40435077":"Expedia"}, "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","template":"ibex_room_grid_hsx__widget","moduleList":["handlers","tracking"],"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"}},"scriptFlags":null}, "multiPartnerRoomGridWidget": null, "mismatchMessage": {"containerClass":null,"containerAttributes":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_mismatch_message","template":"ibex_mismatch_message__widget","moduleList":["handler"],"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_mismatch_message","js":{"handler":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handler'))"},"dust":{}},"scriptFlags":null}, "maxRoomsToShow": 300, "isTablet": false, "roomGridRowWidget": {"containerClass":null,"containerAttributes":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx","template":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__widget","moduleList":[],"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"}},"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 (76)
    Traveller rating
    Traveller type
    Time of year
    Language

    1 - 5 of 62 reviews

    Reviewed 13 October 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 10 October 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 14 October 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 27 September 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 12 August 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 24 July 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
    Waterfront Hotel, a Joie de Vivre hotel
    948 reviews
    #3 of 49 hotels in Oakland
    0.3 km
     
    Oakland Marriott City Center
    766 reviews
    #4 of 49 hotels in Oakland
    0.8 km
     
    Executive Inn & Suites
    915 reviews
    #2 of 49 hotels in Oakland
    2.9 km
     
    Courtyard Oakland Downtown
    288 reviews
    #14 of 49 hotels in Oakland
    0.7 km
     
    About
    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Room Service
    • Free Internet
    • Free Parking
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Shuttle Bus Service
    • Room Service
    • Free Parking
    • Airport Transportation
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Room amenities
    • Microwave
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$74 - US$120 (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, Hotels.com, Priceline, Travelocity, Orbitz, Hotwire, Cancelon, TripOnline SA, getaroom.com and Cheap Tickets so you can book your Jack London Inn reservations with confidence. We help millions of travellers each month to find the perfect hotel for both holiday 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
    Traveller (29)
    Room & Suite (5)
    Hotel & Grounds (34)
    Nearby
    Executive Inn & Suites
    915 reviews
    2.89 km away
     
    Waterfront Hotel, a Joie de Vivre hotel
    948 reviews
    .25 km away
     
    Courtyard Oakland Downtown
    288 reviews
    .69 km away
     
    Oakland Marriott City Center
    766 reviews
    .80 km away
     
    Nearby Restaurants
    Forge Pizza
    152 reviews
    .11 km away
    ButtercuP
    154 reviews
    .18 km away
    Lungomare
    177 reviews
    .15 km away
    Everett & Jones Barbeque
    210 reviews
    .08 km away
    Nearby Attractions
    San Francisco Bay Ferry
    182 reviews
    .34 km away
    Jack London Square
    670 reviews
    .16 km away
    Chinatown
    155 reviews
    .71 km away
    USS Potomac
    69 reviews
    .29 km 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
    "Wifi is free, but it doesn't always work, and it's not a very secure network. Tip - find a different..."
    Read review
    "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
    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