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Jack London Inn

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5 days ago
“DISASTROUS!”
13 Oct 2017
“Terrible hotel. STAY AWAY!”
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Non-Smoking Rooms
Room Service
Multilingual Staff
Shuttle Bus Service
Breakfast included
2.0 Star Hotel
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1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
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Reviewed 5 days ago

Area is a quite sketchy at night! Very old Hotel, heater did not work properly and the room was super cold during the whole night... I could not sleep because of that, also the railroad tracks are close and it does make impossible to sleep...More

Thank Hiernymus
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
Response from Rolando C, General Manager at Jack London InnResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear, 637Anon I appreciate your comments regarding stay at Jack London Inn- Oakland. Management had been notified and made aware of the hotel issues and looking forward to investing more time, money to improve the property!

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

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"Wifi is free, but it doesn't always work, and it's not a very secure network. Tip - find a different..."
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"NOT on the front facing the street (and railroad tracks - active trains!)"
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"Don't stay here unless all you care about is location."
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