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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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    Overview
    • Excellent47%
    • Very good31%
    • Average15%
    • Poor5%
    • Terrible2%
    Travellers talk about
    “nautical theme” (27 reviews)
    “the penthouse” (10 reviews)
    Free Wifi
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    Reviewed 2 days ago

    I cannot recommend this hotel to my friends. The hotel rooms, or at least the one I was in, had torn carpeting, the floor would shake and squeak when you walked pass the bed. When I opened the front door and walked into the room...More

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    Hotel's Favourite
    Reviewed 23 August 2017

    Comfortable large rooms, great location, very close to downtown (i walked from the 12th st BART)--way more character than the downtown oakland hotels. Also fitness area that is much better than average, and great jogging on the waterfront!More

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    Response from bosaki, Manager at Waterfront Hotel, a Joie de Vivre hotelResponded 28 August 2017

    Hello Anthony, Thank you for taking the time in sharing your experiece at our hotel. We love 5 star reviews and calling us a gem is fantastic. We are thrilled to see you took advantage of our location. Being close to BART and the ferry...More

    Reviewed 2 days ago

    had a bread and breakfast like feel. excellent location. perfect proximity to the peer. excellent food near by . its located on the water front. I love the sound of the ship horns at night. has a cool adult only bowling alley within walking distance...More

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    Reviewed 2 days ago

    Great location with easy walking distance to bars and restaurants. Can ferry into the City so a definite plus for sightseeing. The hotel is clean and comfortable but the front desk staff could be better.

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    Reviewed 4 days ago

    Rooms need renovation. The floor under the rug makes a loud noise when walking in front of the bed and the dresser area, the room smells musty and the carpet is old. Service was good and the view from the balcony room was pretty.More

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    Response from Waterfront H, Front Office Manager at Waterfront Hotel, a Joie de Vivre hotelResponded 2 days ago

    Dear 789shelleyr, Thank you so much for your response. We truly appreciate and value your feedback as it helps us in bettering ourselves and the service we provide here at the Waterfront Hotel. I do earnestly apologize for the issues you had with your room...More

    Oakland Marriott City Center
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    About
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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Room Service
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Room Service
    • Meeting Rooms
    • Business Centre with Internet Access
    • Laundry Service
    • Banquet Room
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Conference Facilities
    • Dry Cleaning
    • Concierge
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Heated pool
    • Outdoor pool
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    • US$ 149 - US$ 357 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Hotel Style
    • #2 Romantic Hotel in Oakland
    • #3 Business Hotel in Oakland
    • #3 Family Hotel in Oakland
    • Room types
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 145
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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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    30 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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