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Average price (weeknight)

C$ 245

Average price (weekend night)

C$ 213
Cheapest month to stay with an average 10% drop in price.
Most expensive month to stay with an average 7% rise in price.
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Best Oakland hotels

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Radisson Hotel Oakland Airport - Oakland - Bedroom
Radisson Hotel Oakland Airport
7.2 Good
ElmhurstC$ 171+
C$ 171+
Airport shuttle
Free Wi-Fi
Econo Lodge Inn & Suites Oakland Airport - Oakland - Bedroom
Free Wi-Fi
International Casa
2 Poor
Central East OaklandC$ 91+
C$ 91+
Free Wi-Fi
Bay Breeze Inn
6.2 Okay
C$ 137+
C$ 137+
Free Wi-Fi
Piedmont Place
North OaklandC$ 180+
C$ 180+
Free Wi-Fi
Oakland Marriott City Center
8.4 Very good
DowntownC$ 285+
C$ 285+
Pet friendly
Hilton Oakland Airport
7.3 Good
C$ 216+
C$ 216+
Airport shuttle
Pet friendly

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How much is a Oakland hotel?

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When to book a hotel in Oakland

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Top tips for finding Oakland hotel deals

  • If you’re looking for a cheap hotel in Oakland, you should consider visiting during the low season. You'll find cheaper accommodations in Oakland in November and January.
  • Hotel room prices vary depending on many factors but you’ll most likely find the best hotel deals in Oakland if you stay on a Thursday. The opposite is true for, Monday, which is usually the most expensive day.
  • Book more than 90 days before your stay begins to get the best price for your Oakland accommodation.
  • The cheapest 3-star hotel room in Oakland found on KAYAK in the last 2 weeks was C$ 239, while the most expensive was C$ 266.
  • How long should you stay? KAYAK users usually book their accommodation in Oakland for 3 days.
  • Oakland is served by Oakland International Airport. If you’d like to stay at a hotel that’s close to this airport, you should consider staying at the Best Western Plus Airport Inn & Suites or Econo Lodge Inn & Suites Oakland Airport. Besides being close to the airport, these hotels boast spacious rooms, daily housekeeping, and friendly staff. Hence, while staying in one, you’ll have a comfortable stay.
  • If you’re in Oakland with your partner, you should consider booking a room at either Claremont Club and Spa A Fairmont Hotel or Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites Oakland-Airport. Staying at one of these hotels is in your best interest because apart from having comfort-enhancing amenities, these remarkable accommodations are close to several romantic getaways in Oakland.
  • Suppose you’re in Oakland for business. In that case, you should consider staying at a hotel close to Oakland’s city center, given that it acts as the city’s central business district. Some of the notable hotels present near Oakland’s central business district include Ramada by Wyndham Oakland Downtown City Center, Hampton Inn Oakland Downtown-City Center, and Oakland Marriott City Center.
  • Oakland is home to natural attractions such as: the Oakland Zoo, a wildlife habitat that boasts of having over 650 native and exotic animals on display; the University of California Botanical Garden, a well-maintained green space with a sprawling collection of diverse plants; and Reinhardt Redwood Regional Park, an expansive park with superb trails. If you’d like to visit any of these destinations, you should consider staying at La Quinta Inn & Suites by Wyndham Oakland Airport Coliseum or Comfort Inn & Suites, given their proximity to the noted destinations. As a guest at any of the hotels, you’ll have access to a soundproof room, laundry facilities, a spa bath, and a terrace.
  • If you’re on a budget, you should consider staying at the Highlander Motel, Motel 6 Oakland Embarcadero, or the Crown Lodge Motel Oakland, as they all offer affordable rooms. It’s worth stating that while staying in any of the noted accommodations, you’ll get value for your money because despite being cheap, these hotels offer clean rooms with quality mattresses, working air conditioners, and free toiletries.
  • If you consider yourself a lover of the arts, you’ll want to book a hotel downtown, preferably near a BART stop, the city’s public transportation. The Washington Inn Hotel and Marriott City Center are both 3-star hotels situated close to galleries and studios like the Oakland Museum of California and the African American Museum, and you’ll be within reach of the BART transportation system.
  • In the lively area around Lake Merritt, hotels boast glorious views of the large lake, as well as proximity to nearby upscale restaurants like Duende and Flora Restaurant and Bar. Lake Merritt Hotel offers both in-hotel and suite-side views of the lake, plus it’s just an eight-minute-walk to the aforementioned eateries.
  • Oakland’s Uptown district offers a bevy of breweries and wine tastings to explore, including Diving Dog Brewhouse and Wood’s Bar and Brewer and Bay Grape and Punchtown. The Courtyard by Marriott Oakland Downtown and The Washington Inn Hotel offer affordable rates and proximity to many of Uptown’s bars, breweries, and tasting rooms.
  • For hiking, head east of Uptown and book near the Redwood Regional Park or Joaquin Miller Park, each of them offering miles of clear hiking trails. Highland Motel and Rodeway Inn & Suites Near the Coliseum & Arena offer close proximity to some of Oakland’s best parks and preserves.
  • Hotels with views of San Francisco Bay can be found right off the Bay Bridge. Book a stay at the Courtyard by Marriott Oakland Emeryville or the Hilton Garden Inn San Francisco/Oakland Bay Bridge to enjoy a vacation by the water.

FAQs when booking a hotel in Oakland

  • Which Oakland hotels are near local restaurants?

    If you’d like to sample quality dishes while in Oakland, it’s in your best interest to book a room at Hotel Shattuck Plaza, Homewood Suites by Hilton - Oakland Waterfront, or The Waterfront Hotel, as they are all surrounded by superb local restaurants.

  • Which Oakland hotels are suitable for families?

    In case you plan on traveling to Oakland with your children, you should consider booking a room at the Hampton Inn & Suites Oakland Airport-Alameda or Villa Montes Hotel Ascend Hotel Collection. At any of these family-friendly hotels, you and your loved ones will enjoy quality care, given that they have elite staff.

  • Which Oakland hotels are found on the outskirts of the city?

    If you intend to stay at a Oakland hotel situated on the outskirts of the city, you should check out Comfort Inn Castro Valley and The Millwood. While staying in any of these hotels, you’re guaranteed tranquility, given that they are both surrounded by quiet streets.

  • Where can I stay in Central East Oakland?

    If you’d like to stay in Central East Oakland, you can do so at the Oakland Guesthouse or International Casa. At either of these hotels, you’ll have access to amenities in superb condition.

  • Which is the best area to book budget hotels in Oakland?

    Cheap hotels can be found south of Lake Merritt. You can expect to find reasonably priced 2-star and 3-star hotels, like the Rodeway Inn and Hawthorn Suites by Wyndham, which are conveniently near BART stops and close to Jack London Square.

  • Are there hotels in Oakland that have free parking?

    Free parking exists in Oakland and San Francisco, and many hotels offer free shuttles to and from Oakland International Airport (OAK). The Inn at Temescal and the Hyatt House Emeryville/San Francisco Bay Area offer free parking and fast accessibility to the Bay Bridge.

  • Are there good spa hotels in Oakland?

    Oakland is known for its laid-back, relaxed environment, so it’s only natural that the area would have great spa hotels. The Comfort Inn & Suites on Edes Avenue and Claremont Club & Spa and A Fairmont Hotel both offer steam rooms, whirlpools, and hot tubs onsite for guests to enjoy a pampering vacation.

  • Which hotels in Oakland are near the airport?

    Odds are if you’re flying into Oakland, you’ll be arriving at the Oakland International Airport (OAK), where you can find a wide array of hotels located just a short airport shuttle away. The Hilton Oakland Airport, The Marina Inn on San Francisco Bay,and the Radisson Hotel Oakland Airport all are within three miles of the airport. Each hotel offers free shuttles to and from OAK.

  • Where to stay in Oakland?

    San Antonio is the most popular neighbourhood on KAYAK for users looking for a hotel in Oakland. You should also consider staying close to Oracle Arena.

  • What are the best hotels near Oracle Arena?

    If you are looking for a hotel close to Oracle Arena, you should consider staying at Radisson Hotel Oakland Airport, Motel 6 Oakland Airport and La Quinta Inn & Suites by Wyndham Oakland Airport Coliseum, as they are the most recommended by KAYAK users.

  • Are hotels in Oakland safe during the coronavirus (COVID-19) crisis?

    Hotels are safe environments for travellers as long as they properly implement sanitary measures in response to coronavirus (COVID-19). However, we recommend getting in touch with the local authorities regarding safety procedures for hotels in Oakland. For more advice, please view our information page on what to know about coronavirus (COVID-19) and travel.

  • How do I find a hotel in central Oakland?

    After you launch a hotel search on KAYAK, you can refine your research by neighbourhood, which allows you to pick the central Oakland districts. You can also do a search using the city map to choose a specific location, like Oakland city centre

  • How can I find hotels near me?

    Take a look at our extensive hotel map to find the best hotels near you.

  • Are there Oakland hotels with free parking?

    There are many hotels in Oakland that offer both parking and free parking. Popular choices among KAYAK users include Radisson Hotel Oakland Airport, Econo Lodge Inn & Suites Oakland Airport and Civic Center Lodge / Lake Merritt Bart.

Where to stay in Oakland?

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