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4.0 out of 5

"Hotel has limited facilities but there's plenty of restaurants nearby the hotel (short walk). " More

By a verified traveller on Wed 06 Jun 2018

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Hotel Description

Waterfront Hotel, a Joie de Vivre Boutique Hotel places you steps from Jack London Square and within a 15-minute stroll of Oakland Convention Center. Highlights at this hotel include a restaurant, an outdoor swimming pool, and a free area shuttle.

You can enjoy flat-screen TVs with cable channels, and all 145 rooms feature free WiFi, iPod docks, and coffee/tea makers. Pillowtop beds and premium bedding welcome you to a good night's rest, and other nice touches include free toiletries. Room service, free newspapers, and safes are also available.

For a drink, you can stop by the hotel's own bar/lounge. Enjoy the 24-hour fitness center and sauna. Conference space and a business center are among the business amenities offered. Additionally, you'll find free WiFi in public areas, a free manager's reception, and a coffee shop/café. Each morning continental breakfast is available. There's also the convenience of valet parking.

Attractions within a 30-minute walk of this 3.5-star Jack London District hotel include Oakland City Center and Fox Theater.

Room, 2 Queen Beds (Water View)

Bed Count 2 Queen Beds Maximum Occupancy 4 Max

Room, 2 Queen Beds, Balcony (Water View)

Bed Count 2 Queen Beds Maximum Occupancy 4 Max

Room, 1 King Bed

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 3 Max

Junior Suite, 1 King Bed

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 3 Max

Room, 1 King Bed (Water View)

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 3 Max

Room, 2 Queen Beds

Bed Count 2 Queen Beds Maximum Occupancy 4 Max

Waterfront Hotel, a Joie de Vivre Boutique Hotel ratings based on 1 Verified Reviews

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Guest reviews for Waterfront Hotel, a Joie de Vivre Boutique Hotel

Everyone (1)
4 out of 5

pleasant hotel close to the ferry to San Fran.

Pros: location
Hotel has limited facilities but there's plenty of restaurants nearby the hotel (short walk).

Posted by on 6 Jun. 2018

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Comment from Hotel Management

7 Jun. 2018 by Chris

Dear Traveler, Thanks for staying with us and for your review of The Waterfront Hotel. Our team is always ready to take great care of you. We hope you'll come back and stay with us again. All the best, Chris

About the Waterfront Hotel, a Joie de Vivre Boutique Hotel

Location 10 Washington Street, Oakland, CA 94607

Renovations + Closures

This property is closed from 19 March 2020 to 15 May 2020 (dates subject to change).

Property Features

Waterfront Hotel, a Joie de Vivre Boutique Hotel offers its guests an outdoor pool, a sauna, and a 24-hour fitness center. There's a restaurant on site, as well as a coffee shop/café. You can enjoy a drink at the bar/lounge. A free manager's reception is offered daily. Public spaces have free WiFi. You'll find a business center on site. Tour/ticket assistance, multilingual staff, and concierge services are also featured at the business-friendly Waterfront Hotel, a Joie de Vivre Boutique Hotel. A free area shuttle within 4 mi is available. For a fee, parking is available. This 3.5-star Oakland hotel is smoke free.

  • 145 guestrooms or units
  • 5 levels
  • Dining venue
  • Bar or lounge
  • Manager's reception (free)
  • Coffee shop
  • Business facilities
  • Conference space
  • Breakfast available (surcharge)
  • Dry cleaning
  • Self-service laundry
  • Front desk (24 hours)
  • Express check-in
  • Express check-out
  • Staff is multilingual
  • Storage area for luggage
  • Tour and ticket information
  • Concierge
  • Wedding services available
  • Newspapers in lobby (free)
  • Fireplace in lobby
  • Bellhop
  • Elevator
  • No smoking on site

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Family property
  • Outdoor pool
  • Free WiFi
  • Free area shuttle
  • Laundry facilities
  • Refrigerator (on request)
  • Free cribs/infant beds

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking

Valet parking (surcharge)

Transport

  • Airport: Oakland, CA (OAK-Oakland Intl.) (15 km / 9.3 mi)
  • Train station: Oakland-Jack London Square Station (0.8 km / 0.5 mi)
  • Property shuttles: Free area shuttle within 4 mi
  • Parking: Valet parking available for a surcharge

Room Amenities

Waterfront Hotel, a Joie de Vivre Boutique Hotel offers 145 accommodations with iPod docking stations and safes. Pillowtop beds feature premium bedding. Flat-screen televisions come with premium cable channels and pay movies. Bathrooms include shower/tub combinations, complimentary toiletries, and hair dryers. Guests can surf the web using the complimentary wireless Internet access. Business-friendly amenities include desks, complimentary newspapers, and phones. Additionally, rooms include coffee/tea makers and irons/ironing boards. Housekeeping is offered daily and refrigerators can be requested.

  • Pillowtop beds
  • IPod dock
  • In-room dining (limited hours)
  • Flat-screen television
  • Cable channels
  • Premium channels
  • Movies for purchase
  • Refrigerator available
  • Coffee maker
  • Luxury bedding
  • Shower and tub combination
  • Cribs (free)
  • Housekeeping (daily)
  • Newspapers (free)
  • Hair dryer
  • Safe
  • Toiletries (free)
  • Telephone
  • Iron and ironing board
  • Desk
  • Blackout drapes
  • Climate control (air conditioning)
  • Ensuite bathroom
  • Connecting rooms available

Food & Drink

The hotel hosts a free manager's reception daily.

Waterfront Hotel, a Joie de Vivre Boutique Hotel has a restaurant serving breakfast only.

Room service (during limited hours) is available.

Hotel Policies

Check-in

  • Check-in time starts at 3 PM
  • Check-in time ends at 2 AM

Check-out

  • Check-out by 11:00 AM

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Free cribs (infant beds)!

Pet Policy

  • Pets are welcome for a fee per pet, per stay
  • Only dogs are allowed
  • Maximum 2 per room (weight limit: 75 lbs)
  • Restrictions apply
  • For more information, you can reach out to the property at the number on the booking confirmation
  • Service animals are exempt from fees

Policies

Charges for extra guests may apply and vary according to property policy.

A credit card for incidental charges and government-issued photo identification are required upon check-in.

Special requests are subject to availability at the time of check-in. Special requests can't be guaranteed and may incur additional charges.

  • Debit cards not accepted

Fees

Optional extras

The fees and deposits listed below will be charged at the time of service, check-in, or check-out.

  • A pet fee will be charged per pet, per stay
  • Service animals are exempt from fees

This may not be a comprehensive list. Fees and deposits are subject to change and might not include tax.

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You should know

  • Pool access available from 10:00 AM to 10:00 PM.
  • Connecting/adjoining rooms are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property at the number on your booking confirmation.
  • To make arrangements to bring your pet, contact the property directly at the number on your booking confirmation (please see the Fees section for related charges).
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