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    Waterfront Hotel, a Joie de Vivre hotel

    10 Washington St, Oakland, CA 94607-3751
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    Overview
    • Excellent48%
    • Very good31%
    • Average15%
    • Poor4%
    • Terrible2%
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    Free Wifi
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    Reviewed 7 February 2017

    It is great to be right on the water on Jack London Square. It is also great to have ferry service to SF right at the hotel as well as Bart and Amtrak. The nautical theme is pretty heavy and kitschy but ok. It is...More

    Thank expectquality1942
    Response from Waterfront H, General Manager at Waterfront Hotel, a Joie de Vivre hotelResponded 9 February 2017

    Dear Expectquality1942, Thank you for taking time to write your review and for staying with us. We are in the process of updating some furnishings in our hotel during the first part of this year. I'll also share your comments to our team so that...More

    Reviewed 6 February 2017

    I liked the Waterfront Hotel. It's worth the extra to look out over the boats and water. I could see staying there and taking the ferry everywhere else. It is right next to the dock. I do have a little fault with the cost of...More

    Thank Greg W
    Response from Waterfront H, General Manager at Waterfront Hotel, a Joie de Vivre hotelResponded 7 February 2017

    Dear Greg W, Thank you so much for staying with us. We certainly appreciate your kind words concerning our property. We're glad you enjoyed the amazing balcony room facing the water. Please come back and see us again! All the best, Chris

    Reviewed 2 February 2017 via mobile

    Average hotel that gets the basics right. Clean rooms, updated furnishings, nice nautical themes. A couple of quirks-have to go outside to get to half the hotel, tiny elevators, no breakfast place, tiny lobby, loud trains, poor neighborhood. Would be a good option at $150...More

    Thank passingthrough95
    Response from Waterfront H, General Manager at Waterfront Hotel, a Joie de Vivre hotelResponded 6 February 2017

    Dear Passingthrough95, Thanks so much for staying with us. I am disappointed you did not have the experience your were expecting. I do want to let you know we have a full service restaurant (Lungomare) on site and that we offer room service as well....More

    Reviewed 2 February 2017

    From the minute we arrived we were greater & treated like royalty! We received a lovely upgrade with a water view. The staff was wonderful & very accommodating. The room was comfortable & we appreciated the lovely wine sent to the room for my friend's...More

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

    Dear SavBlancLAK, Thank you for the 5 star review. I have passed your comments along to our team as they take great pride in taking care of all of our guests and delivering exceptional service. We think our nightly wine receptions afford our guests the...More

    Reviewed 28 January 2017 via mobile

    This is our go to hotel whenever we travel to Oakland to see a show at Yoshi's. The hotel is clean and there are many great restaurants, pubs and clubs within walking distance. The rooms are spacious and the view is awesome.More

    Thank Ernesto B
    Response from Waterfront H, General Manager at Waterfront Hotel, a Joie de Vivre hotelResponded 30 January 2017

    Dear Ernesto B, We really appreciate the 5 star review. Our team works very hard to take great care of all of our guests. It's great to hear when their work is recognized. Please come back and see us soon. It's guests like you that...More

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    • Shuttle Bus Service
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    • Business Centre with Internet Access
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    • US$ 193 - US$ 375 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • #2 Romantic Hotel in Oakland
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    MGafill
    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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    23 April 2017|
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    Response from SavBlancLAK | Reviewed this property |
    There is no coin laundry service on the property.
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    3 April 2017|
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    Response from Duane G | Reviewed this property |
    I'd say a good chance, we called in the day before and got some rooms but ended up on different floors from my sister law. They worked on it at our request when we got there and same floor 2 doors down. Of course that was... More
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    "High floor water view balcony."
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    "Water facing rooms may have noise from the boats, however the other rooms face the train tracks. So you may..."
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